About the film
egypt virgin museum mummy incantation reincarnation resurrection buried alive excavation trance goddess sorcerer african archaeologist pre-code 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.