A series of brutal murders all share a particularly grisly characteristic: each victims has his or her heart cut out, much like a human sacrifice. Kolchak discovers that the murders are all connected to a modern-day Aztec cult that has been preparing for an apocalypse for centuries. Kolchak tries to stop the final sacrifice from being made, but he soon discovers that the mummified corpse of the cult's leader may not be as inanimate as it appears. Written by
Did You Know?
The Aztec headdress worn by Erik Estrada was originally used in the 1947 movie Captain From Castile, worn by the Aztec ambassador Cacamatzin. See more
At the very end, just before fade-to-black, the camera pans to the mummy's head, the actor opens his eyes and blinks. See more
Businessman? What businessman keeps a mummy in the basement and a dummy in a key staff position?
Carl, you yourself said that the mummy vanished, right?
You had a terrible hit on the head, and you saw things. And as for having dummies in key staff positions, I'm as guilty as the next.
Edited into Demon and the Mummy