Popular animated hero Asterix and his faithful sidekick Obelix travel to ancient Egypt to help Cleopatra build a new summer home. Cleopatra and Julius Caesar have made a bet, with Caesar wagering the project cannot be completed in a few weeks time. With the help of a magic potion, Asterix comes to the rescue of the Queen of the Nile as Caesar and an angry architect plot against them.
Astérix meets the Queen of the Nile!
Did You Know?
First published in serial form in Pilote magazine, issues 215-257, in 1963. See more
In the Roman Age, the body of the Great Sphinx of Giza was buried in sand. See more
Followed by Astérix chez les Bretons
Quand l'Appétit va, Tout va
Music by Gérard Calvi
Lyrics by Pierre Tchernia
Performed by Roger Carel
and Jacques Morel See more