The Mummy (1959)

THE MUMMY (1959)

1h 28min | Adventure, Horror

1959 UK
Direction: Terence Fisher
Writer: Jimmy Sangster (screenplay)
Actors: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Yvonne Furneaux

In the 1890s a team of British archaeologists discover the untouched tomb of Princess Ananka but accidentally bring the mummified body of her High Priest back to life. Three years later back in England a follower of the same Egyptian religion unleashes the mummy to exact grisly revenge on the despoilers of the sacred past.