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Prisoners of the Sun (2013)

TV-14 | | Action, Adventure, Horror | 8 July 2014 (USA)
A multinational expedition discovers a lost city beneath a pyramid, where they must stop the reawakened gods of ancient Egypt from initiating the Apocalypse.

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Prof. Hayden Masterton
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Doug Adler
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Sarah Masterton / Princess Amanphur
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Claire Becket
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Adam Prime
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Prof. Mendella
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Peter Levitz
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Rohit (Positive Leading)
Mohamed Akhzam ...
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Edy Arellano ...
Sahid
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Pharao consort
Katherine Heath ...
Jemila
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Heather
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Kalfhani
Nourrdine Touami ...
Amram
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A young American archaeological apprentice (Charvet) is drawn into a perilous expedition deep beneath the timeless sands of Egypt. Escaping death traps and ancient monsters, the expedition discovers a secret older than history, and a danger beyond imagination. The "sleepers" have awoken. The gods have arisen. And, the countdown to the end of the world has begun... Written by Anonymous

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An ancient pyramid. A present threat. A mystery unchained after 5,000 years.


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Dawn of the Mummy  »

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$18,000,000 (estimated)
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Sean Patrick Flanery was originally set to star. See more »

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Doug mentions a number system being zero through 10-based. The decimal numbering system he is describing is based on zero though nine. See more »

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Outgrown
15 September 2014 | by See all my reviews

I remember a time, when I used to love movies like this. Low budget, weird characters, easy to follow, clear cut characters, who'd be either good or bad. It does feel like a throwback, but not in a good sense. Of course there have been worse movies and considering the budget this movie (probably) used, this is pretty decent.

Still it would be too much to say, you have to watch this. Even as a party movie it doesn't really work. You have Mr. Davies in it though, who while still acts as if this is something important. Producers got their money worth there. Judging the other actors on this movie alone would be a bit unfair though. Sometimes you have to start small ...


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