In a flashback, late-Victorian beauty Ruby, a divorcée with a shady past, calculatingly marries rich Egyptologist Nigel, who installs her at his Cairo estate while he digs for mummies. ... See full summary »

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Patrick Aherne ...
Dr. Issacson
John Bentley ...
Baroudi
Nan Boardman ...
Marie
Ken Carpenter ...
Himself - Announcer
Sarah Churchill ...
Ruby
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Jean
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Prof. Dupont
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Charles La Torre ...
Ahmed
Dayton Lummis ...
Nigel
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Yvonne
Gail Rohney ...
Mrs. McCormick
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Prof. Müller
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In a flashback, late-Victorian beauty Ruby, a divorcée with a shady past, calculatingly marries rich Egyptologist Nigel, who installs her at his Cairo estate while he digs for mummies. Bored, Ruby undertakes to recover a friend's letters from Baroudi. But when she meets the blackmailer, mutual attraction leads to an affair. As Ruby gets in deeper, she finds Baroudi is even more unscrupulous than she dreamed. Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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12 April 1956 (USA)  »

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