About the film
egypt virgin museum mummy incantation reincarnation resurrection buried alive excavation trance goddess sorcerer african archaeologist classic horror priestess eternal love condemned man buried tomb ancient curse ancient scroll
Release Date: December 22, 1932
|Slogan||:||«It Comes to Life!»|
|Production Companies||:||Universal Pictures|
|Producers||:||Carl Laemmle Jr., Stanley Bergerman|
|Writers||:||John L. Balderston, Nina Wilcox Putnam, Richard Schayer|
An ancient Egyptian priest called Imhotep is revived when an archaeological expedition finds his mummy and one of the archaeologists accidentally reads an ancient life-giving spell. Imhotep, escaping from the field site, goes in search for the reincarnation of the soul of his lover.