From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
The Mummy (1959, UK) is a Horror film directed by Terence Fisher.
- Released in 1959
- Running Time: 88 Min.
- Production Co: Hammer Film Productions
- Distribution Co: Universal Pictures (1959) (USA) (theatrical)
- Directed by Terence Fisher
- Written by Jimmy Sangster
- Starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Yvonne Furneaux, Eddie Byrne, Felix Aylmer, Raymond Huntley
- Produced by Michael Carreras, Anthony Nelson Keys
- Original Music by Franz Reizenstein
- Cinematography by Jack Asher
- Film Editing by Alfred Cox, James Needs
Also Known As
- A Múmia (Portugal) | Die Mumie (Austria) | Die Rache der Pharaonen (Germany) | La Malédiction des pharaons (France) | La Momia (Spain) | Mumia (Poland) | Mumiens hämnd (Sweden) | La Mummia (Italy) | Muumion kosto (Finland) (TV title) | Terror of the Mummy (UK) (working title)
- Torn from the tomb to terrify the world! | NERVE-SHATTERING SHOCK! (original U.S. print ad - all caps) | ALL NEW! IN TERRIFYING TECHNICOLOR (original U.S. print ad - all caps) | Fear Will Freeze You When You Face... | Its evil look brings MADNESS! Its evil spell ENSLAVES! Its evil touch KILLS KILLS KILLS! | Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee star as an ancient evil is unleashed on the world.