4.4/10
162
6 user 1 critic

The Sands of Time (1998)

I guardiani del cielo (original title)
Trailer
1:00 | Trailer

On Disc

at Amazon

Diane, a young and attractive archaeologist, gets to know Dr. Neal Hogan in the secret archives at the Vatican. Both of them are interested in the great mystery that Diane's father, the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story) (as Luigi Montefiori), (novel) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Shadow Hours (2000)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Michael is a recovering alcoholic/drug user. Back on the wagon, he's now responsible for a young, beautiful, and pregnant wife. He's working the graveyard shift at a gas station to support ... See full summary »

Director: Isaac H. Eaton
Stars: Balthazar Getty, Peter Weller, Rebecca Gayheart
The Tunnel (1988)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A painter becomes obsessed and begins an affair with a mysterious woman who was touched deeply by one of his works.

Director: Antonio Drove
Stars: Jane Seymour, Peter Weller, Manuel de Blas
Top of the World II (1997)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

In Las Vegas for a quicky divorce, a just-paroled ex-cop and his wife wander into the Top of the World Casino, run by the shady Charles Atlas. They win big, right as the casino is being ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney J. Furie
Stars: Peter Weller, Dennis Hopper, Tia Carrere
End of Summer (TV Movie 1997)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A young woman returns to her annual summer retreat and is reunited with a lover from the past. Their passion reignited, they make up for lost time. However, a younger visitor, intent on ... See full summary »

Director: Linda Yellen
Stars: Jacqueline Bisset, Peter Weller, Julian Sands
Decoy (1995)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Baxter and Travis are two guys hired to protect a millionaire's daughter from bad guys.

Director: Vittorio Rambaldi
Stars: Peter Weller, Robert Patrick, Charlotte Lewis
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

In 1986, David Whitman came home, contaminated his wife and child, and watched them die. Years later, he leads a hazmat team investigating an industrial accident near Budapest. One ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Hickox
Stars: William Hurt, Natascha McElhone, Peter Weller
Ivansxtc (2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Update on Leo Tolstoy's "The Death of Ivan Ilyich," set in contemporary Hollywood.

Director: Bernard Rose
Stars: Danny Huston, Peter Weller, Lisa Enos
Fifty/Fifty (1992)
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Two bickering mercenaries are hired by the CIA to overthrow a South East Asian dictator.

Director: Charles Martin Smith
Stars: Peter Weller, Robert Hays, Charles Martin Smith
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The story of a widow (in West Virginia) who takes in a drifter who she believes killed her husband. She begins to fall for him but cannot be sure if she should trust him.

Director: David Saperstein
Stars: Peter Weller, Kathy Baker, John Glover
Sunset Grill (1993)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Ryder Hart is a disgraced ex-cop who is now a low-rent private investigator. His estranged wife, Anita, runs the Sunset Grill and is now involved with Jeff a police detective who used to ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Connor
Stars: Peter Weller, Lori Singer, Stacy Keach
Screamers (1995)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

(SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078) On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding, self-replicating race of killing devices known as... See full summary »

Director: Christian Duguay
Stars: Peter Weller, Roy Dupuis, Jennifer Rubin
Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Loyalties are divided when an internal affairs officer learns that those closest to him are running a black market passport ring.

Director: Colin Bucksey
Stars: James West, Marjo Baayen, Eric Connor
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Michael Shannon / Zadick
...
John Shannon
...
Rashid
Guy Lankester ...
Neil Hogan
Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu ...
Abdurasam
...
Adriel
...
Léon
...
Diane Shannon
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Salvatore Borghese ...
Husuf (as Sal Borgese)
...
Sassard
...
Father Jacob
...
Commander
Ralph Herforth ...
Hamsat
Alexander Kerst ...
Malaspina
...
Mother Superior
Edit

Storyline

Diane, a young and attractive archaeologist, gets to know Dr. Neal Hogan in the secret archives at the Vatican. Both of them are interested in the great mystery that Diane's father, the famous scientist Dr. Shannon, must have uncovered in Africa -- because since that time her father has not been seen by a living soul. Nevertheless, Diane is absolutely convinced that her father is still alive: he was looking for the "tower of the first born", which according to ancient records is supposed to lead to "great wisdom". Ignoring her friends' warnings, Diane decides to travel off in search of her father and find the legendary tower. Also in search of the monument -- which has contained secret knowledge about space and time for millennia -- are a sheik's horde of wild desert riders, as well as a heavily-armed group of soldiers under the command of the brave officer Léon. Together with her protector Rashid, an mysterious prince of the desert and old friend of her father's whom she knows from ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Adventure | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

9 October 2004 (Hungary)  »

Also Known As:

The Sands of Time  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(2 parts) | (3 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Not too bad..
18 October 2002 | by (Texas, USA) – See all my reviews

This movie was not that bad, it was all about the sweet romance between the Arab Prince and the English-man's daughter it kind of reminded me of Brook Sheilds and Lambert Wilson in 'Sahara' (which I LOVED)... The show had quite a build up, I was 'glued' to the TV just wanting to see how it would turn out and who would reach the end of the line. The ending was not what I expected, but I was somewhat satisfied with the movie overall, and have watched it two more times. I would suggest it if you are a romantic, interested in a higher being or just have about 2 hours to kill...


7 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Date??? heavenrain
Great visual elements! lemner
Like two movies squished together lemner
Discuss The Sands of Time (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?