Boris Karloff

  • Digging Up 1932’s ‘The Mummy’

    Nearly 100 years ago in 1922, Egyptologists Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon uncovered the tomb of Tutankhamen. This discovery, along with the harrowing warning found inside, would ignite public interest in Ancient Egypt and create a surge of mystical theories about the curse that was opened along with King Tut’s...
  • Rags and Bones: The Mummy at 18

    Rags and Bones: The Mummy at 18 By T.K. McNeil Movie remakes, once fairly rare and selective, have become so common in the second decade of the millennium, they have become their own sort of cliché. These days the second most common response to the news of – yet...