The legendary Berwyn/Chicago-based monster/horror film host will present his big broadcast premiere of “The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb” (1964), this Sat., July 13 at 8 p.m. Eastern/7 p.m. Central on Me-TV.
The 1964 feature was directed by veteran Hammer producer-director-writer Michael Carreras, who was the son of Hammer studio head James Carreras; according to Rob Nixon’s article on “The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb” (1964) for Turner Classic Movies. The junior Carreras produced numerous Hammer horror features throughout his film career, including “The Curse of Frankenstein” (1957), “Horror of Dracula” (1958), “The Mummy” (1959), “The Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll” (1960) and “The Curse of the Werewolf” (1961).
Who was in “The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb” (1964)?
The players who appeared in “The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb” (1964) were Dickie Owen (as Ra-Antef, the “Mummy”), Terence Morgan (as Adam Beauchamp), Fred Clark (as Alexander King), Jeanne Roland (as Annette Dubois), George Pastell (as Hashmi Bey), Ronald Howard (as John Bray), Jack Gwillim (as Sir Giles Dalrymple), Michael Ripper (as Achmed), Jill Mai Meredith (as Jenny), John Paul (as Inspector Mackenzie), Marianne Stone (as the landlady), Harold Goodwin (as Fred), Jimmy Gardner (as Fred’s mate) and Vernon Smythe (as Jessop).