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The Tomb (1986)

Unrated  |   |  Horror, Fantasy  |  31 October 1986 (USA)
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A tomb robber steals artifacts from an unmarked tomb in Egypt and sells them to different archeologists in America. This displeases the immortal woman whose tomb has been desecrated, so she... See full summary »

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Dr. Howard Phillips
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Mr. Andoheb
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Jade
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Helen
Richard Hench ...
David Manners
Michelle Bauer ...
Nefratis
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John Banning (as David Pearson)
George Hoth ...
Dr. Stewart
Stu Weltman ...
Det. Sullivan
Frank McDonald ...
Officer Ullman
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Detective
Jack Frankel ...
Dr. Manners
Peter Conway ...
Customs agent #1
Brad Arrington ...
Customs agent #2
Emmanuel Shipov ...
Youssef
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A tomb robber steals artifacts from an unmarked tomb in Egypt and sells them to different archeologists in America. This displeases the immortal woman whose tomb has been desecrated, so she follows the artifacts to America, where she busies herself extracting revenge for the theft. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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Her ancient fury sought its revenge... Their courage was our last hope!!! See more »

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Some scenes were dull and some weren't, but it was still well done for a B-movie
5 March 2000 | by (Vancouver, B.C.) – See all my reviews

This movie was average, but worth checking out! We have a couple of familiar faces like John Carradine and a special appearance by Sybil Danning. But there were alot of virtual unknowns. This marks scream queen Michelle Bauer's first horror film as she portrays a possessed mummy from an ancient Tomb. She's mellodramatic at many times, but she's that way in most films. There's some great music in this movie and it probably did play in theatres in it's time, Unlike the movies you see Bauer in these days that has an awful budget! Someone says that B-movie director Fred Olen Ray's films don't hit theatre's, but what do they know?! This one definetely stood a chance and twice it showed the opening credits saying "The Tomb!" The ending is the best part no doubt about it, even you horror fans will agree! There's also a cameo by cult actress from the film "Surf Nazis Must Die!", Dawn Wildsmith who plays a lesbian and gets eaten alive by Bauer's snakes!


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