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Director:
Writers:
Christopher Wicking (screenplay)
Bram Stoker (novel)
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Release Date:
17 May 1972 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
A severed hand beckons from an open grave!
Plot:
An archaeological expedition brings back to London the coffin of an Egyptian queen known for her magic powers... See more » | Add synopsis »
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User Reviews:
Beautiful…both the actress and the film! See more (44 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Andrew Keir ... Fuchs
Valerie Leon ... Margaret / Tera
James Villiers ... Corbeck
Hugh Burden ... Dandridge
George Coulouris ... Berrigan
Mark Edwards ... Tod Browning
Rosalie Crutchley ... Helen Dickerson

Aubrey Morris ... Doctor Putnum
David Markham ... Doctor Burgess
Joan Young ... Mrs. Caporal
James Cossins ... Older Male Nurse
David Jackson ... Young Male Nurse
Jonathan Burn ... Saturnine Young Man
Graham James ... Youth in Museum
Tamara Ustinov ... Veronica
Penelope Holt ... Nurse
Angela Ginders ... Nurse
Tex Fuller ... Patient
Luis Madina ... Priest (as Madina Luis)
Omar Amoodi ... Priest
Abdul Kader ... Priest
Oscar Charles ... Priest
Ahmed Osman ... Priest
Soltan Lalani ... Priest
Saad Ghazi ... Priest
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Olive Gregg ... Margaret Fuchs (voice)
Harry Fielder ... Local Man (uncredited)

Directed by
Seth Holt 
Michael Carreras (uncredited)
 
Writing credits
Christopher Wicking (screenplay)

Bram Stoker (novel "Jewel of the Seven Stars")

Produced by
Howard Brandy .... producer
 
Original Music by
Tristram Cary 
 
Cinematography by
Arthur Grant (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Peter Weatherley 
 
Production Design by
Scott MacGregor (designer)
 
Makeup Department
Ivy Emmerton .... hairdressing supervisor
Eddie Knight .... makeup supervisor
 
Production Management
Christopher Neame .... production manager
Roy Skeggs .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Derek Whitehurst .... assistant director
Michael Murray .... third assistant director (uncredited)
Lindsey Vickers .... second assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Bill Greene .... construction manager
Don Picton .... assistant art director
Tony Baines .... draughtsman (uncredited)
Bill Beavis .... scenic artist (uncredited)
Jimmy Carreras .... print boy (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Tony Dawe .... sound recordist
Roy Hyde .... sound editor
A.W. Lumkin .... recording director (as Tony Lumkin)
Dennis Whitlock .... dubbing mixer
Dan Grimmel .... sound maintenance (uncredited)
Jack Harris .... sound camera operator (uncredited)
Claude Hitchcock .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Mike Silverlock .... boom operator (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Michael Collins .... special effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Neil Binney .... camera operator
Roderick Barron .... clapper (uncredited)
Roderick Barron .... loader (uncredited)
Bob Jordan .... focus puller (uncredited)
Peter Woods .... camera grip (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Rosemary Burrows .... wardrobe supervisor
Diane Jones .... wardrobe mistress
 
Music Department
Philip Martell .... musical supervisor
 
Other crew
Betty Harley .... continuity
Philip Campbell .... unit runner (uncredited)
Sarah Mathiesen .... stand-in: Valerie Leon (uncredited)
Sally Pardo .... production secretary (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
94 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
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1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)
Certification:
Argentina:X (original rating) | Argentina:18 (re-rating) | Australia:R | Germany:16 | Iceland:16 | New Zealand:R18 | Norway:(Banned) (1972-2003) (cinema release) | Sweden:15 | UK:15 | USA:PG
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Trivia:
Based on Bram Stoker's novel, 'Jewel of the Seven Stars.' You can see the seven stars (the Big Dipper) in many scenes throughout the production, either in crystal balls, ruby rings.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: Todd drives off to 'get help.' You see his car racing down the road. Margaret uses her ancient powers to raise a wind that flips the roof of Todd's convertible to vertical. As Todd reaches up to try to lower the roof, you can see grass around the car, and the car is clearly not moving! Next moment the car hits a tree.See more »
Quotes:
Corbeck:The meek shall NOT inherit the earth. They can't be trusted with it.See more »
Soundtrack:
The TempleSee more »

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18 out of 21 people found the following review useful.
Beautiful…both the actress and the film!, 27 January 2004
Author: Coventry from the Draconian Swamp of Unholy Souls

Blood from the mummy's tomb is a ravishing addition to the mummy genre…the most stylish and elegant sub genre of horror. Based on writings by Bram Stoker and produced by the British expert company Hammer ( near the end of their reign in the field ), this film is not to be missed by fans of breath-taking stories, stunning legends and historical settings. Margaret ( the astonishing beauty and hottie, Valerie Léon ) often suffers from nightmares in which she dreams about an ancient Queen of Darkness ( the astonishing beauty and hottie, Valerie Léon ). Due to the confessions of her father and his fellow Egyptologists, Margaret soon finds out that she shares a lot more with Queen Tera then just the good looks. Possessed by the Egyptian Queen and influenced by a greedy vulture-scientist, Margaret slowly becomes the resurrection of Tera. I've read quite a share of negative reviews on this film but I strongly disagree…perhaps I'm a bit biased because I love mummies and stories about the ancient Egypt, but even from a subjective point of view, I think this film belongs to the greatest last efforts Hammer achieved. James Villiers gives away the best acting performance as Corbeck. He's an unscrupulous scientist who clearly enjoys the diabolical games he plays. Lovely!! Blood from the Mummy's Tomb breaths an irresistible atmosphere and makes great use of terrific relics and settings. The film also contains a rather large amount of gruesome sequences and bloody make-up. …But, why am I typing all these things to convince you?!? Perhaps it's enough to tell you that the heavenly beauty Léon has multiple cleavage scenes!!

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