The Mummy and the Cowpuncher (1912)

Rant and his daughter, Julia, two stranded thespians, pick up an old newspaper and read of a wonderful mummy, discovered by a European scientist in Egypt, which has retained its remarkable ... See full summary »

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Pat Hartigan
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Cast

Cast overview:
John E. Brennan John E. Brennan ... Rant
Ruth Roland ... Julia - Rant's Daughter
Otto Lederer ... Dr. Quack - the Fakir
Robert Barry Robert Barry ... Jerry - a Country Boy (as Bob Barry)
Vincente Howard Vincente Howard ... The Town Constable (as V. Howard)
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Rant and his daughter, Julia, two stranded thespians, pick up an old newspaper and read of a wonderful mummy, discovered by a European scientist in Egypt, which has retained its remarkable beauty for centuries. This gives Rant an idea. Julia is to represent the mummy and Rant, as the professor, will deliver a lecture. They secure the co-operation of a medicine faker, who has found business dull, and his tent is used as an auditorium. The scheme works splendidly until one of the boys falls in love with the mummy and the constable concludes that the professor is disturbing the peace. Dr. Quack, the faker, runs off with receipts and only the timely interference of the cowpunchers prevents Rant and his daughter from being arrested. Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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Comedy | Short | Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 December 1912 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Monica, California, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Kalem Company See more »
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Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Released as a split reel along with the documentary Strange Places and Quaint People in New York (1912). See more »

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Punch that Cow!
8 May 1999 | by EscobaSee all my reviews

Boy, the cows go flying in this one, but thanks to the mummy, everything ends up okay.


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