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Legend of the Mummy (1998)

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A pretty sorry looking mummy with seven fingers could be the cause of several weird murders and the daughter of an Egyptologist sets out to solve the mystery.

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A pretty sorry looking mummy with seven fingers could be the cause of several weird murders and the daughter of an Egyptologist sets out to solve the mystery.

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An Ancient Queen. Her Deadly Curse. The Terror Begins.

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Bram Stoker's The Mummy  »

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Aubrey Morris, who appears as Dr Winchester, played a similar role in the earlier Hammer movie Blood from the Mummy's Tomb (1971) which was also based on the Bram Stoker novel. See more »

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Pretty feeble
2 December 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This film is another low budget version of Bram Stoker's Jewel of the Seven Stars previously filmed as Blood From The Mummy's Tomb by Hammer in 1971. Trivia fans will care to note that deranged character actor Aubrey Morris, who appears as the doctor, played exactly the same role in the Hammer version.

It's pretty poorly acted and scripted and Amy Locaine can't hold a handle to the wonderful Valerie Leon in terms of physical presence. The ending is extremely confused and very bathetic - just as you are waiting for a climax, it finishes and we fast forward to a limp postscript. Generally, the second half of the film is a mess.


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