1964 The Curse of the Mummys Tomb

The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb - 1964

A Hammer film production released by Columbia Pictures Copyright MCMLXIV

Swallow Productions Ltd. - All rights reserved MPAA Approved Certificate No.20454

The characters and incidents portrayed and the names used herein are fictitious and any similarity to the name, character, or history of any person is entirely accidental and unintentional 

RCA Sound Recording 

Produced at Associated British Studios, Elstree, England 

Technicolor 80mins Techniscope 


"Egypt in the year 1900": A team of archaeologists unearths an ancient mummy, despite dire warnings that there is a curse of death awaiting all who enter the tomb. As the expedition moves to London, where showman financier Alexander King plans to make a fortune by putting the mummy on show, it is not long before the curse begins to take its horrific toll....Watch the trailer on YouTube


Production Designer Bernard Robinson
Supervising Editor James Needs
Editor Eric Boyd-Perkins
Assistant Director Bert Batt
Sound Recordist Claude Hitchcock
Sound Editor James Groom
Continuity Eileen Head
Make-up Artist Roy Ashton
Hair Stylist Iris Tilley
Wardrobe Betty Adamson and John Briggs
Casting David Booth
Technical Advisor Andrew Low
Camera Operator Bob Thompson
Director of Photography Otto Heller, BSc
Music Composed by Carlo Martelli
Musical Supervisor Philip Martell
Screenplay by Henry Younger
Associate Producer Bill Hill
Produced and Directed by Michael Carreras


Adam Beauchamp Terence Morgan
Alexander King Fred Clark
John Bray Ronald Howard
Annette Dubois Jeanne Roland
Hashmi Bey George Pastell
Sir Giles Dalrymple Jack Gwillim
The Mummy Dickie Owen
Ahmed Michael Ripper
Landlady Marianne Stone
1st Workman Harold Goodwin
2nd Workman Jimmy Gardner
Inspector John Paul
and with Jill Mai Meredith and Vernon Smythe


Presumably taking a lead from Anthony Hinds' nom-de-plume John Elder, this film was written by Michael Carreras under the name Henry Younger.
 Terence Morgan was well-known to British TV audiences in the early sixties as Sir Francis Drake in the swashbuckling ITC series of the same name .
Fred Clark was a distinguished Hollywood supporting actor. His films include the classic "White Heat" (1949, starring James Cagney).

Details were complied viewing the actual film. 
Source of viewing copy - The Hammer Graveyard Collection