The Disney epic live-action adventure film Prince of Persia; The Times of Sand takes viewers across mysterious lands where deceit and betrayal threaten the destruction of two noble kingdoms. The hero, Dastan, played by Jake Gyllenhaal, embarks on a journey of redemption that unlocks the mysteries of the past. Along his journey Dastan meets Tamina, Princess of Alamut, portrayed by Gemma Arterton. She is sworn to protect the secrets of the sands of time. While Dastan and Tamina try desperately to keep the Dagger of Time out of the hands of evil, the chief Hassansin, portrayed by Gisli Orn Gardarsson, and his band of black-cloaked villains attempt to steal the dagger using their weapons and uncommon fighting style.