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PG| 1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
A 12-year-old (Adam Echahly) hears the story of his ancestor, the poet (Bruno Lastra) and mathematician whose "Rubaiyat" has delighted the world.

Cast: Adam Echahly , Bruno Lastra , Moritz Bleibtreu , Rade Sherbedgia , Vanessa Redgrave , Christopher Simpson , Marie Espinosa , Diane Baker

Director: Kayvan Mashayekh

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Arrival Pictures

The Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayyam (2005)

Release Date: June 10th, 2005|1 hr. 35 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 50
    Jonathan Curiel San Francisco Chronicle

    Rough around the edges, it's still a formidable movie. show more

  • 63
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    The time-traveling is a little awkward, and a mawkish turn of events feels forced and unnecessary. show more

  • 63
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    While sumptuously beautiful, the film is often stilted and undermined by some painfully amateurish performances that no good intentions can smooth over. show more

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