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Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time


May 28, 2010

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Sep 14, 2010

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Jerry Bruckheimer


Jake Gyllenhaal
Gemma Arterton
Ben Kingsley


2010 Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures/ Jerry Bruckheimer Film

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Inspired by the video game, the Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time follows the adventures of Prince Dastan (Jake Gyllenhaal) as he tries to help a beautiful princess (Gemma Arterton) safeguard a magical dagger capable of altering time and giving its possessor great power.

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Why Is Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Rated PG-13?

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action.

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Violence: Frequent battles scenes feature hand-to-hand combat, knives, darts, swords, crossbows, whips and various other weapons. Many people are killed with these implements and some attacks depict blood. The most intense scenarios include a man being impaled on a long spear and men shot with steel-like arrows (one of whom is shown with the darts protruding from his chest and abdomen while he is still alive). Men are slashed across the throat and chest. Characters are in constant peril. Snakes are often shown and one is cut open to remove a blood-covered object. Skeletons are seen.

Sexual Content: A close-up of a woman’s cleavage is shown. Females wear skimpy costumes. A few sexual references are heard, including a veiled remark about male anatomy.

Language: No profanities were noted.

Alcohol and Drugs: A principle character and his friends are briefly seen intoxicated.

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Walt Disney Studios and Jerry Bruckheimer Films also teamed up to create the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. Other dashing heroes in the desert sands can be found in Indian Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor and Secondhand Lions.

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Canadian Movie Ratings

PG Violence.
AB PG Violence. Not Recommended For Young Children.
MB PG Violence.
ON PG Violence, Gory Scenes.
QC G Not Recommended for Young Children.

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time...

The Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time releases to DVD and Blu-ray on September 14, 2010.

The Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time on DVD (single disc) offers the following:

- Featurette: An Unseen World: Making of Prince of Persia

The Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time also comes in a 3-Disc Set (Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Copy) that includes:

- Featurette: An Unseen World: Making of Prince of Persia

- Deleted Scene: The Banquet- Garsiv Presents Heads

- CineExplore: The Sands of Time (lets you unlock 40 unseen segments, such as Walking Up Walls, Filming in Morocco and Ostrich Jockey Tryouts).

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