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Check Out 'Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time' On Blu-ray, DVD & Download Sept. 14

September 11th, 2010 7:35am EDT
Prince of Persia
The popular video game series "Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time" was adapted for the big screen in a sweeping fantasy adventure starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Gemma Arterton.

The setting is sixth century Persia. A nefarious nobleman covets the Sands of Time, a legendary gift from the gods that allows its possessor to turn back time. Whoever owns the Sands of Time has the power to rule the world, and this villainous lord would use that power to enslave all of humanity.

The only person capable of defeating this tyrant and saving the world is Dastan (Gyllenhaal), a youthful prince. Now, w...

Jake Gyllenhaal Is The Prince Of Persia

May 21st, 2008 9:22am EDT
Jake Gyllenhaal
Jake Gyllenhaal has been signed to star in Disney's Prince Of Persia: Sands Of Time after months of speculation surrounding the movie's male lead.

The star has been confirmed to play the title's Prince Daston in moviemaker Jerry Bruckheimer's film adaptation of the hit computer game, according to industry publication Hollywood Reporter.

Initially, reports suggested British actor Orlando Bloom was to play the lead, with speculation suggesting he was set to received a huge $40 million fee for the role. But the reports were denied by Disney last month.

The film will also star Bo...

Orlando Bloom Is Not The 'Prince Of Persia'

April 8th, 2008 12:27pm EDT
Orlando Bloom
Disney has denied Orlando Bloom will star in the studio's new blockbuster Prince Of Persia: Sands Of Time, according to internet reports. The 31-year-old Pirates Of The Caribbean actor was reported to have beaten off competition from Zac Efron to land the lead role in the adaptation of Jordan Mechner's popular computer game series.

However, website comingsoon.net claims Disney hasn't signed Bloom up for the film, which will be directed by Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire moviemaker Mike Newell and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer.

The site states, "What we do know so far is that...

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