Prince of Persia: Sands of Time is the next franchise that Jerry “I have more money than god” Bruckheimer is launching.
The production is only in its first few weeks of shooting so there weren't any completed shots but they did show some of footage from dailies, on set and animatics/pre-viz.
I have never been the biggest fan of Jake Gyllenhaal, but I have to admit, he looks pretty bad ass as Prince Dastan. ...
Not much of the story was revealed, even though the script has been reviewed by multiple online outlets.
Prince of Persia is massive - the sets are huge, the action sequences are huge and the only thing that comes to mind is that this is another Pirates of the Caribbean in the making.
Can you say billion dollar franchise? I knew that you could.
Sure, the select audience got to see all that glossy insider footage. And Jake. But a post on IMDb pointed us to some behind-the-scenes videos. They are not polished and I'm not sure who shot them or if they are authentic. And Jake's not in them. But still - they seem like the real deal. There are four in all. This one is the most exciting:
The video-posters also have a forum, and this thread has some set photos:
(New-old Jake photos courtesy of IHJ. PoP photos and video courtesy of NuMedia Studio.)