MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 42,497 this week

La maldición de la momia azteca (1957)

 |  Horror  |  1957 (USA)
4.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.1/10 from 173 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 8 critic

The evil Dr. Krupp, once again trying to get possession of the Aztec princess Xochitl's jewels, hypnotizes her current reincarnation, Flor, to get her to reveal the jewels' location - ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(as Guillermo Calderón S.) ,
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: June

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in June, brought to you by Swiffer.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1482 titles
created 06 Jan 2012
 
a list of 900 titles
created 08 Jul 2013
 
a list of 763 titles
created 20 Sep 2013
 
a list of 100 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 27 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: La maldición de la momia azteca (1957)

La maldición de la momia azteca (1957) on IMDb 4.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of La maldición de la momia azteca.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Mystery | Thriller | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Graverobbers stumble upon the tomb of a vampire, who turns them into zombies to do his bidding, which is to stalk and capture beautiful women.

Director: Fernando Méndez
Stars: Abel Salazar, Ariadna Welter, Germán Robles
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A mad scientist terrorizes a city by kidnapping young women with his ape-man Gomar and then using them as subjects in sadistic brain transplant experiments. A female wrestler whose sister ... See full summary »

Director: René Cardona
Stars: Lorena Velázquez, Armando Silvestre, Elizabeth Campbell
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Mantha Starr grows up as a privileged southern Belle in the ante-bellum South but after her father dies broke, her world is destroyed when she discovers her mother was black.

Director: Raoul Walsh
Stars: Clark Gable, Yvonne De Carlo, Sidney Poitier
Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A young woman discovers she is the daughter of the infamous Dr. Jekyll, and begins to believe that she may also have a split personality, one of whom is a ruthless killer.

Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
Stars: John Agar, Gloria Talbott, Arthur Shields
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Miguel M. Delgado
Stars: Santo, Blue Demon, Aldo Monti
Gold I (2013)
Adventure | Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

In the summer of 1898, a small group of German compatriots head into the hostile northern interior of British Columbia in search for gold at the height of the Klondike Gold Rush.

Director: Thomas Arslan
Stars: Nina Hoss, Marko Mandic, Peter Kurth
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A failed pianist sells his soul to the devil in return for his becoming the greatest musician in the world. The catch: every time he plays he turns into a horrible monster.

Director: Rafael Baledón
Stars: Enrique Rambal, Abel Salazar, Martha Roth
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

In 1661 Mexico, the Baron Vitelius of Astara is sentenced to be burned alive by the Holy Inquisition of Mexico for witchcraft, necromancy, and other crimes. As he dies, the Baron swears ... See full summary »

Director: Chano Urueta
Stars: Abel Salazar, Ariadna Welter, David Silva
The Mummy (1959)
Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

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 ... See full summary »

Director: Terence Fisher
Stars: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Yvonne Furneaux
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Experimenting in hypnotic regression to past lives, Dr. Almada discovers that his fiancée, Flor, is the reincarnation of an Aztec maiden who was put to death for loving an Aztec warrior, ... See full summary »

Director: Rafael Portillo
Stars: Ramón Gay, Rosa Arenas, Crox Alvarado
Die Erfinderbraut (TV Movie 2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Director: Thomas Nennstiel
Stars: Simone Thomalla, Ulrich Noethen, Paula Schramm
The Other Child (TV Movie 2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

'The Other Child' is an adaptation of the Charlotte Link novel, set in both modern day and war-time Scarborough... See full synopsis »

Director: Urs Egger
Stars: Neil Bell, Satnam Bhogal, Cliff Burnett
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ramón Gay ...
Rosa Arenas ...
Flor / Xochitl (as Rosita Arenas)
Crox Alvarado ...
Pinacate / El Ángel
Luis Aceves Castañeda ...
Jorge Mondragón ...
Arturo Martínez ...
Tierno
Emma Roldán ...
María, the housekeeper
Julián de Meriche ...
Comandante de Policía (as Julien de Meriche)
Salvador Lozano
Jaime González Quiñones ...
Pepe Almada (as Jaime Quiñones)
Ángel Di Stefani ...
Popoca, the mummy (as Angelo De Steffani)
Jesús Murcielago Velázquez ...
El Murciélago (as Murcielago Velázquez)
Enrique Yáñez ...
Esbirro del Murciélago
Guillermo Hernández ...
Esbirro del Murciélago (as Lobo Negro)
Alberto Yáñez ...
Esbirro del Murciélago
Edit

Storyline

The evil Dr. Krupp, once again trying to get possession of the Aztec princess Xochitl's jewels, hypnotizes her current reincarnation, Flor, to get her to reveal the jewels' location - Xochitl's tomb. Confusion reigns as Krupp and his thugs are opposed by Flor's lover, Dr. Almada, his assistant, and wrestling superhero, El Angel. Krupp finally meets his match, however, when he comes up against Popoca, the warrior mummy who guards Xochitl's tomb. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

mummy | curse | sequel | See All (3) »

Genres:

Horror

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1957 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Curse of the Aztec Mummy  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Followed by Las lobas del ring (1965) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Berserk Mexican Mayhem! We DARE you to make sense of it !
7 January 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Giving this film a 9 is an internal rating. We are talking Mexican mummy/ masked super hero/ science fiction/supernatural movies. And this one is nearly perfect. First of all, it's a fast 65 minutes. Second, you have that nasty ol' turkey, Dr. Krupp from THE AZTEC MUMMY coming back, and STILL after that doggone breastplate. Ramon Gay, Rosita Arenas and lots of stock footage from AZTEC MUMMY have also returned, with a great edit job of the 'Past Lives Dance Sequence' from the first film. But this film ALSO features the FIRST Mexican masked superhero, complete with mandatory Masked Superhero Mini-mobile/Shriner Car. Santo was three years away. Neutron four. Blue Demon eight. THE ANGEL was there first in 1957, jumping and leaping and getting beat up, complete with the standard equipment deep resonant voice and a wrist radio to get him out of trouble. THIS is history. Don't look for logic or even continuity with the first film. The thing is on such a headlong rush, some people thought it HAD to be edited down from a 12 part serial, like the NOSTRADAMUS films were. It wasn't, by the way, just filmed in the same year, back to back with the first. Now available in THE AZTEC MUMMY COLLECTION from BCI and cleaned up, with the original Spanish soundtrack on one side, the K Gordon Murray re dub on the other...HAVEN'T you always wondered what they were REALLY saying?? Answer: in most cases, it's just as surreal.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The Angel tepista
Discuss La maldición de la momia azteca (1957) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?