Saturday
31
Oct
3.00pm
Back Mummy, The
 
Sat
31
Oct
class rating
Saturday, 31 October 2015 at 3.00pm
Halloween Screamathon
  • Horror!
  • 1959
  • UK
  • Colour
  • 86 mins.
 
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Reaction index:
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A group of archaeologists discover the untouched tomb of an Egyptian princess, accidentally awakening the mummified body of her High Priest with grisly results! British Hammer Horror at its best with the immortal Christopher Lee and the UK's king of creepy, Peter Cushing.

Full Programme attached - click on 'Film Notes,' above

Audience comments:

It must have had a big impact when it was made but I did not find it at all frightening./ Great film / Great Theatre / Very good / Very good / An excellent idea / As elaborate a load of old tosh as I have ever (seldom) seen. / Very dated / Love Hammer Horror

Director:

 
Terence Fisher

Screenplay:

 
Jimmy Sangster, from the 1932 film.

Cast:

 
Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Yvonne Furneaux, Eddie Byrne, Felix Aylmer and Raymond Huntley.
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