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The Mummy's Ghost (1944)

Unrated  |   |  Horror  |  7 July 1944 (USA)
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An Egyptian high priest travels to America to reclaim the bodies of ancient Egyptian princess Ananka and her living guardian mummy Kharis. Learning that Ananka^Òs spirit has been ... See full summary »

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Prof. Matthew Norman
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Dr. Ayad, Scripps Museum
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Mrs. Ella Norman
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An Egyptian high priest travels to America to reclaim the bodies of ancient Egyptian princess Ananka and her living guardian mummy Kharis. Learning that Ananka^Òs spirit has been reincarnated into another body, he kidnaps a young woman of Egyptian descent with a mysterious resemblance to the princess. However, the high priest^Òs greedy desires cause him to loose control of the mummy... Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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Nameless! Fleshless! Deathless!

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7 July 1944 (USA)  »

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The Mummy's Return  »

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Acquanetta, who was initially cast as Ananka, slipped and fell in her first scene on the first day of shooting, suffering a slight concussion. She was replaced by Ramsay Ames. See more »

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When Kharis crashes through a fence early in the film, the lines indicating where the breakaway fence rails are set to break are clearly visible. See more »

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19 August 2002 | by (California) – See all my reviews

This horror yarn gives new meaning to term " 'til death do us part." This was a real quickie movie and it shows. However, it's one redeeming value is the mummy finally wins the girl, albeit, it may leave one with that sinking feeling.


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