The Mummy's Curse
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Ostensibly taking place twenty-five years after the events of The Mummy's Ghost, this sequel marks the last of Universal's series featuring the evil mummy "Kharis," played by Lon Chaney, Jr.. A rather gruff-looking Chaney plays the loosely wrapped Egyptian high priest, who is extricated from his resting place in the bayous of Louisiana (relocated from New England after the previous film) by a team of archaeologists. Thanks to the procurement of some tanna leaves by sinister Egyptologist Izor Zandaab (Peter Coe) and his creepy-looking henchman Ragheb (Martin Kosleck), Kharis… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Just isn't that much fun, even when it is enjoyably weird."
‑ Tim Brayton, Antagony & Ecstasy
"A series that was out of steam by this entry. It was time to shuffle back to the pyramids."
‑ Bob Bloom, Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)
"Lon Chaney is amazing."
‑ Cole Smithey,
"Last in the series. The most amazing thing is how the swamp from New England made it to Louisiana."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
"Fun, formula Universal mummy movie with Chaney Jr."
‑ Steve Crum,
"The Mummy shuffles down to The Big Easy and starts getting squeezy!"
‑ Scott Weinberg, Apollo Guide
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