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Eyes of the Mummy (Die Augen der Mumie Ma: Drama in 4 Akten) (Germany, 1918)

Directed by Ernst Lubitsch. Cast: Max Laurence (Furst Hohenfels), Harry Liedtke (Albert Wendland, ein Maler), Emil Jannings (Radu, ein Araber), Pola Negri (Ma). Albert Wendland, a young painter studying in Egypt, vists the forbidden tomb of Queen Ma, where it is said that anyone who enters meets with disaster at the hands of the evil mummy. Instead, Wendland finds a beautiful woman, Mara, who is held prisoner by the evil Radu. He rescues her and takes her to his European home, where they are soon married, but the tragic curse of the mummy still hangs over her head. 88 min. ; Credits and other information from the Internet Movie Database

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