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The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (2006)

TV Movie  |  Not Rated  |   |  Adventure, Fantasy, Horror  |  11 April 2006 (Spain)
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Thousands of years ago, the great Child King Tutankhamen ruled. Few know the details of his life no one knows the secrets of his death. But all is about to change. In 1922 Cairo, ... See full summary »

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Danny Freemont
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Morgan Sinclair
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Jason McGreevy
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Andrew Walker
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Rembrandt
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Jacques Belmond
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Thousands of years ago, the great Child King Tutankhamen ruled. Few know the details of his life no one knows the secrets of his death. But all is about to change. In 1922 Cairo, free-spirited darelic archaeologist Danny Fremont is certain that if found, King Tut's Emerald Tablet would hold the ultimate power to control the world. But unfortunately, the only person who believes Fremont is his ruthless archaeologist nemesis Morgan Sinclair, a member of a secret society who wants the tablet to harness unspeakable evil on the world and will stop at nothing to get it and then extend their world domination. But with the help of a crackerjack team adventurers that includes the doubting but skeptical, Egyptologist Dr. Azelia Barakat, Fremont ventures through the Valley of the Kings, toward Tut's tomb, nearer the portal to the underworld, and getting closer to the truth behind a mystery that will change the world forever-or end it. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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A Lenda da Lápide de Esmeralda  »

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Jonathan Hyde (Morgan Sinclair) later described the film as "an absolutely ghastly pile of tosh" and claimed that he only took the role because he had never been to India before. See more »

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The scene with the movie audience watching newsreel footage of the team that discovered Tut's tomb shows the silent film in wide-screen. Silent films were projected at 1.33:1, not wide-screen. See more »

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Morgan Sinclair: [to the Hellfire Council] We will be in control of a force that will make all your grand manipulations seem petty and ridiculous.
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Featured in The Dark Secrets of the Hellfire Council (2006) See more »

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This movie IS the curse
21 August 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I seldom stop a movie part-way through and refuse to watch the rest of it. "The Curse of King Tut's Tomb" provoked that exact reaction. It tries to be an action movie and fails. It attempts, badly, to imitate elements of both "Mummy" pictures and falls v-e-r-y short. It desperately tries to grab onto parts of the "Indiana Jones" series and misses the mark every single time.

The acting varies widely from stilted, to just plain amateurish. Any resemblance to historical accuracy is fleeting, at best, and CG work is about on a par with a talented child wielding an Etch-A-Sketch.

The only reason I can fathom for hanging on to this DVD is to use as a coaster when you get unexpected company. I can only imagine that Messers McDowell and Hyde desperately needed work. They should have been more discriminating.

The Director, Russell Mulcahy, seems to be on a role at this point. His version of "Mysterious Island" (2005) suffered from similar shortcomings and is another Movie Worth Missing. It is interesting to note that both "Mysterious Island" and "The Curse of King Tut's Tomb" were produced for The Hallmark Channel. Thankfully Hallmark greeting cards are much better than their movies.

If you see this movie coming on, go floss your cat's teeth. It will be much more productive.


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