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Sphinx (1981)

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Egyptologist Erica Baron finds more than she bargained for during her long-planned trip to The Land of the Pharoahs - murder, theft, betrayal, love, and a mummy's curse!

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Erica Baron
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Akmed Khazzan
Maurice Ronet ...
Yvon Mageot
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Abdu-Hamdi (as Sir John Gielgud)
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Khalifa
Martin Benson ...
Muhammed
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Stephanos Markoulis
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Gamal
Tutte Lemkow ...
Tewfik
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Selim
Eileen Way ...
Aida
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Don
Mark Kingston ...
Carter
James Cossins ...
Lord Carnarvon
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Egyptologist Erica Baron finds more than she bargained for during her long-planned trip to The Land of the Pharoahs - murder, theft, betrayal, love, and a mummy's curse!

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murder | egyptologist | curse | mummy | bat | See more »

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Beyond the sealed door was the last undiscovered treasure in Egypt - And it's all hers - IF SHE CAN GET OUT ALIVE. See more »


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Release Date:

11 February 1981 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Esfinge  »

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Budget:

$14,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$800,000 (USA)
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Jill Clayburgh turned down the role of Erica Baron. See more »

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Not the Mummy
10 December 2001 | by (Minnesota, USA) – See all my reviews

Sphinx isn't the greatest movie about Egypt, but it is somewhat entertaining. I'd probably buy it if it came out on DVD, but it wouldn't be my first choice. It's worth it to watch Leslie Ann Down, she's not the smartest Egyptologist, but she's still very easy on the eyes.


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