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The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (2006)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Fantasy, Horror | TV Movie 11 April 2006
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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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 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 egyptologist Dr. Azelia Barakat, Fremont ventures through the Valley of the Kings, toward Tut's tomb, near 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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Casper Van Dien and Steven Waddington both appeared in Sleepy Hollow. 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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Dr. Azelia Barakat: Danny?
Danny Freemont: Guys, she found something.
Jason McGreevy: What does it say?
Dr. Azelia Barakat: "Death shall come on swift wings to whoever touches the tomb of Tutankhamun." It's a curse! We're all going to die! YES!
Jason McGreevy: Heatstroke... I've seen it before. It's never pretty.
Danny Freemont: Do you understand?
Jason McGreevy: Of course, I understand! You're both loons!
Dr. Azelia Barakat: The tomb is here!
All: YES!
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Referenced in The Dark Secrets of the Hellfire Council (2006) See more »

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About as Bad as They Come
4 June 2006 | by See all my reviews

I've always thought I was one of the more forgiving movie viewers in the country, but I just can't describe how bad this movie is. The "Egyptology" described in the terribly written introduction voice-over must be from not a parallel universe, but a skewed one, because it certainly has nothing to do with this one. The dialog is just atrocious. The acting could have been good -- I choose to believe this because the bad directing so completely overwhelmed any performance talent that evidence of acting ability is completely undetectable. The characters would have to be improved to be two dimensional. The pacing was haphazard at best. I can't remember the editing, so it must have been better than the other aspects of the film. I wish Joe Bob Briggs was still reviewing movies, because that's the most entertainment anyone could hope for from this film.


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