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Cleopatra's Tomb (1899)

Cléopâtre (original title)
A man digging inside an Egyptian tomb chops up a mummy, then resurrects the woman inside it.

Director:

Georges Méliès

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jehanne d'Alcy Jehanne d'Alcy ... Cleopatre (as Jeanne d'Alcy)
Georges Méliès ... Tomb Digger
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Storyline

A man digging inside an Egyptian tomb chops up a mummy, then resurrects the woman inside it.

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mummy | egypt | cleopatra | See All (3) »

Genres:

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Details

Country:

France

Release Date:

1899 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Cleopatra's Tomb See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Star-Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

In 2005 this movie was reported to have been recovered by the Lobster Film company in France. It had been in a chest with several other of Melies' films which was sold at an auction. However, it later turned out that this was a different film, The Oracle of Delphi (1903), also by Melies, which had been mistaken for "Cleopatra". See more »

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