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Terence Fisher United Kingdom, 1959

Simon Reid's rating of the film The Mummy

I could watch Peter Cushing in anything but archaeologist John Banning is not as much fun as Victor Frankenstein or Abraham Van Helsing. I find this the weakest of those initial Hammer horrors, although Christopher Lee is as fearsome a monster as ever here. Very picturesque throughout and worth watching for the final swamp showdown!