A terminally ill archaeologist attempts to cure his cancer by retrieving the ancient amulets of the storm god Ba'al.
There'll be hell to pay.
Did You Know?
The storm god featured in, and also the title of, the movie Ba'al shares the name of a character who played a recurring villainous alien from the series Stargate SG-1
(1997), which Lexa Doig
, who plays Dr. Marta Pena, was a recurring cast member of in the last two seasons of the series' run. See more
Dr. Helm refers to the items Dr. Stanford has as having been "...buried by Sumerian priests a thousand years ago..." Those would have to be pretty old priests: Sumer was absorbed into and succeeded by the Babylonian Empire around 1700 BCE, over 3700 years ago. See more