The original 1932 version of The Mummy comes back to life in this prestigious new 2-disc Special Edition! Horror icon Boris Karloff stars in a legendary performance as the Egyptian mummy, Im-Ho-Tep, who is accidentally revived after 3,700 years. Alive again, he sets out on an obsessive - and deadly - quest to find his lost love.
Rediscover this groundbreaking and terrifying motion picture with a digitally remastered picture and all-new bonus features. Today, over 75 years after The Mummy was first released, this classic film remains a masterpiece not only of the genre, but of all-time!
Starring: Boris Karloff, David Manners, Edward Van Sloan, Zita Johann, Arthur Byron, Bramwell Fletcher Directed by: Karl Freund
Run Time: 1 Hours and 14 Minutes
MPAA Rating: Not Rated (N/A)
Audio: Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono (English)
Subtitles: English SDH, French, Spanish
Picture: Full Frame (1.33:1)
Black & White
Mummy Dearest: A Horror Tradition Unearthed
Feature Commentary by Film Historian Paul M. Jenson
Feature Commentary by Rick Baker, Scott Essman, Steve Haberman, Bob Burns, and Brent Armstrong
-This review pertains to The Mummy: Special Edition DVD- In 1932, one year after Universal Studios' success with Frankenstein, Boris Karloff got all wrapped up in a role that would become one of the all-time great movie monsters. As the mummy, Im-Ho-Tep, Karloff gave a drastically different performance than that of the pathetic and misunderstood creature in Frankenstein. Im-Ho-Tep is a cold and methodical killer, his heart warped from the pain of losing his love. … more