In 1920 an archaeological expedition discovers the tomb of an ancient Egyptian child prince. Returning home with their discovery, the expedition members soon find themselves being killed off by a mummy, which can be revived by reading the words off the prince's burial shroud.
Jeremy Lunt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Beware the beat of the cloth-wrapped feet!
Did You Know?
After more than fifteen years, this became the last Hammer production to be shot at Bray Studios, copyright 1966, although they did return briefly to do special effects for Moon Zero Two and When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth. See more
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Referenced in Lucas