DirectorRoger Christian Duration Budget20 million USD
WriterPeter Atkins, Anthony Hickox Release dateDecember 12, 2013 (2013-12-12) CastJohn Rhys-Davies (Prof. Hayden Masterton), David Charvet (Doug Adler), Emily Holmes (Claire Becket), Nick Moran (Adam Prime), Joss Ackland (Prof. Mendella), Michael Higgs (Peter Levitz) Similar moviesDawn of the Mummy (1981)
TaglineAn ancient pyramid. A present threat. A mystery unchained after 5,000 years
Prisoners of the Sun is a 2013 British-French adventure horror film directed by Roger Christian starring John Rhys-Davies, David Charvet, Carmen Chaplin, Emily Holmes, Nick Moran, Joss Ackland, Michael Higgs and Gulshan Grover.
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A young archaeological apprentice named Doug Adler David Charvet is dragged into a perilous expedition deep beneath the timeless sands of Egypt. He and a group of others encounter ancient monsters and escape death traps, but through the expedition, they discover a secret older than time and a danger beyond imagination. However, The "sleepers" have awoken, The gods have risen and the countdown to the end of the world has begun. The Voyagers must find a way to stop the mummy named Al Khem Ayut (Cedric Proust) and escape from the pyramid before time runs out.
Production and release
The movie was shot in 2006 and completed in 2007, but was not publicly released to theaters. It was released December 2013 on DVD and Blu-ray in Thailand and France, in January 2014 in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, and July 2014 in the United States.