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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.


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The Mummy’s Shroud (1967)


THE MUMMY’S SHROUD (1967)


1h 30min | Horror

1967 UK
Direction: John Gilling
Writers: John Gilling (screenplay), Anthony Hinds (from an original story by) (as John Elder)
Actors: André Morell, John Phillips, David Buck

In 1920 an archaeological expedition discovers the tomb of an ancient Egyptian child prince. Returning home with their discovery, the expedition members soon find themselves being killed off by a mummy, which can be revived by reading the words off the prince’s burial shroud.


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The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb (1964)


THE CURSE OF THE MUMMY’S TOMB (1964)


1h 21min | Horror

1964 UK
Direction: Michael Carreras
Writer: Michael Carreras (screenplay) (as Henry Younger)
Actors: Terence Morgan, Ronald Howard, Fred Clark

When European Egyptologists Dubois, Giles and Bray discover the tomb of the Egyptian prince Ra, American entrepreneur and investor Alexander King insists on shipping the treasures and sarcophagus back to England for tour and display. Once there, someone with murderous intent has discovered the means of waking the centuries dead prince.


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Blood from the Mummy’s Tomb (1971)


BLOOD FROM THE MUMMY’S TOMB (1971)


1h 34min | Horror

1971 UK
Direction: Seth Holt, Michael Carreras (uncredited)
Writers: Christopher Wicking (screenplay), Bram Stoker (novel)
Actors: Andrew Keir, Valerie Leon, James Villiers

On the night before her anniversary, Margaret Fuchs receives an ancient Egyptian ring with a red stone as a birthday gift from her father, Prof. Julian Fuchs. Margaret has frequent nightmares about an expedition in Egypt with five members, including her father, finding the tomb of Queen Tera, an evil sorcerer with a severed hand. The members collect the sarcophagus with a totally preserved mummy, the severed hand with the ring with a red stone, and three relics. Margaret is possessed by the spirit of Tera and chases the expedition members to retrieve the objects and gives life back to Tera.


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