When a rich man dies, some items from a collection of his are stolen- an ancient Egyptian gold amulet and the mummy that was wearing it. The police consult scholars from the local University to help with the investigation, which is taking a more serious turn as people connected with the case are killed by wounds that seem to be from a housecat.
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Did You Know?
The day after shooting wrapped, Gale Sondergaard
was called back for some closeups. However, when she arrived on the set in makeup and costume, Charlton Heston
entered and presented her with an Academy gold statuette, to replace the plaque she had won for 1936's Anthony Adverse. See more
When Hester (Gloria Grahame
) is reading the fate of the professor (David Hedison
) with Tarot cards, she appears to be using the complete 78-card deck. However, every card she turns up is one of the 22 "face" cards that make up the "Minor Arcana" segment of the Tarot, the most visually dramatic and best known cards. Fate or not, this is almost a statistical impossibility. It would be like dealing 10 face cards in a row from the top of a standard deck of playing cards. See more
The Deputy Coroner
One thing more Lieutenant! The bodies of the two victims were almost completely drained of blood!