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The Mummy(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

A resurrected mummy stalks the archaeologists who defiled his tomb.

Cast & Crew

Terence Fisher Director
Peter Cushing John Banning
Christopher Lee The Mummy/Kharis
Yvonne Furneaux Isobel [Banning]/Ananka
Eddie Byrne Inspector Mulrooney
Felix Aylmer Stephen Banning
Raymond Huntley Joseph Whemple
George Pastell Mehemet Bey
George Woodbridge Police Constable [Blake]
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Atlanta, GA: 2 Jul 1959
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  [up to 2:1]
EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Co., Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Hammer Film Productions, Ltd.
Duration(mins):  86 or 88 Country:  Great Britain and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Mum's the Word (1959)

    nshepard 2013-01-23

    Surprising well made production for Hammer-Seven Arts. Competently Directed by Terence Fisher with a Jimmy Sangster screenplay, remake of the 1931 Classic,... MORE>

  • Great fun!

    RedRain 2012-10-18

    You really can't beat Peter Cushing in anything but this is one of his best. Christopher Lee also excels as the mummy and as the high priest. I love... MORE>

  • Best of the Hammer Mummy movies

    Dan Grissom 2012-08-12

    This movie is the best of the mummy movies that Hammer Studios produced and it's the first. You get Peter Cushing as the hero and Christopher Lee in... MORE>