The investigation into the shocking death of a museum curator, crushed by a falling gargoyle, takes a bizarre turn when Castle and Beckett learn that he isn't the first member of a recent archeological expedition to die. It turns out there was a legend inscribed over the burial chamber the team unearthed warning that "all who gaze upon the face of the mummy are doomed." Was the curator just the latest victim of "The Mummy's Curse"? And if so, what does that mean for Castle, who snuck a peek at the mummy when no one was looking? Written by
Did You Know?
Guest star Gil Birmingham ("Cacaw Te") and star Nathan Fillion are both from the Joss Whedon universe. Each had a role on "Buffy the Vampire Slayer". Birmingham had a minor role in a second season episode, and Fillion had a major recurring role in the seventh, and final, season. See more
Detective Esposito states that the archaeological site was in the lowlands of the Yucatán peninsula. The known kings named Kan Xul reigned in Palenque, well south of that area. See more
Oh, I love this place! When Alexis was little we used to come here every Sunday. We'd pretend we were on an archaeological dig or on safari.
You know, Castle, sometimes I forget that you have such a capacity for childlike innocence.
Plus, it's a great place to pick up women.
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