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A multinational expedition discovers a lost city beneath a pyramid, where they must stop the reawakened gods of ancient Egypt from initiating the apocalypse.

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Prof. Hayden Masterton
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Doug Adler
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Sarah Masterton / Princess Amanphur
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Claire Becket
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Adam Prime
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Prof. Mendella
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Peter Levitz
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Rohit (Positive Leading)
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Sahid
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Jemila
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Heather
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Nourrdine Touami ...
Amram
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A young American archaeological apprentice (Charvet) is drawn into a perilous expedition deep beneath the timeless sands of Egypt. Escaping death traps and ancient monsters, the expedition discovers a secret older than history, and a danger beyond imagination. The "sleepers" have awoken. The gods have arisen. And, the countdown to the end of the world has begun... Written by Anonymous

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An ancient pyramid. A present threat. A mystery unchained after 5,000 years.


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Dawn of the Mummy  »

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Sean Patrick Flanery was originally set to star. See more »

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Doug mentions a number system being zero through 10-based. The decimal numbering system he is describing is based on zero though nine. See more »

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Oh dear, poor all round.
1 February 2014 | by (Birmingham, England) – See all my reviews

Decided to watch this on a bored Saturday thinking maybe it'll be a bit like The Mummy, how wrong I was. The editing was amateur, the characters were just unappealing & the acting was either over the top or absent. The use of cheap CGI didn't do it any credit & the "Mummy", well I've been more scared by my cats jumping on my bed while I'm sleeping.

The only appealing thing that got my attention was the "historical" storyline involving Egypt & Osiris which should really have been expanded on & possibly used to great effect. I've given the film 2 out of 10 because of this, but I would advise you to avoid watching as you really won't be missing anything.


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