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39 Ratings

The Egyptian

Directed by Michael Curtiz
United States, 1954
Drama, History


In eighteenth-dynasty Egypt, Sinuhe, a poor orphan, becomes a brilliant physician and with his friend Horemheb is appointed to the service of the new Pharoah. Sinuhe’s personal triumphs and tragedies are played against the larger canvas of the turbulent events of the 18th dynasty.

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The Egyptian Directed by Michael Curtiz

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1955 | Nominee: Best Cinematography, Color

Golden Globes (USA)

1954 | Winner: Most Promising Newcomer - Female

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