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The Mummy's Tomb (1942)

Passed | | Drama, Fantasy, Horror | 23 October 1942 (USA)
A high priest travels to America with a living mummy to kill those who had desecrated the tomb of an Egyptian princess thirty years earlier.

Director:

Harold Young

Writers:

Griffin Jay (screenplay), Henry Sucher (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Lon Chaney Jr. ... The Mummy - Kharis (as Lon Chaney)
Dick Foran ... Stephen Banning
John Hubbard ... John Banning
Elyse Knox ... Isobel Evans
George Zucco ... Andoheb
Wallace Ford ... Babe Hanson
Turhan Bey ... Mehemet Bey
Virginia Brissac ... Mrs. Ella Evans
Cliff Clark ... Sheriff
Mary Gordon ... Jane Banning
Paul E. Burns ... Jim
Frank Reicher ... Professor Matthew Norman
Emmett Vogan Emmett Vogan ... Coroner
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Storyline

A high priest travels to America with a living mummy to kill those who had desecrated the tomb of an Egyptian princess thirty years earlier. Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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EYES THAT CRAWL WITH MADNESS! HANDS THAT CREEP LIKE COBRAS! (Realart-reissue lobby card -all caps) See more »


Certificate:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 October 1942 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La tumba de la momia See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Part of the original Shock Theater package of 52 Universal titles released to television in 1957, followed a year later with Son of Shock, which added 20 more features. See more »

Goofs

Stephen Banning is clearly an American, yet his sister, Jane, has a distinct Scottish accent - the result of casting the very Scottish Mary Gordon in the role. See more »

Quotes

Mehemet Bey: The moon rides high in the sky again, Kharis; there's death in the night air. Your work begins.
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The the 2nd one is scarier then the 1st one.
28 June 2017 | by jacobjohntaylor1See all my reviews

This is a sequel to The Mummy's hand. It is scarier then The Mummy's hand and that is not easy to do. The Mummy's ghost is scarier. The Mummy cures is also scarier. This is a horror classic. 5.8 is a good ratting. But this such a great movie 5.8 is underrating it. This is a 9. It has great acting. It also has a great story line. It also has great special effects. If this movie does not scary you no movie will. This is scarier then The Shining and that is not easy to do. This is scarier then A Nightmare on elm street and that is not easy to do. This is scarier then Friday the 13th and that is not easy to do. Harold Young is a great film maker. This is one of the his best movies. See it.


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