What Is the Story of the Mummy? (WhoHQ)

What Is the Story of the Mummy? (WhoHQ)

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The Mummy joins other classic horror characters Dracula and Frankenstein in our What Is the Story Of? series.

Unlike the other classic Universal horror movie monsters of their time, the Mummy's origins can't be found in the pages of a book. His story was inspired by the opening of King Tut's tomb in 1922. The world fell in love with all things Egyptian and was enthralled with stories of ancient mummies. The film producers of the early Dracula and Frankenstein films wasted no time creating a character who's been creeping out of his coffin and entertaining audiences since 1932.

Author Sheila Keenan explains the history of the movie and its remakes, the legendary curse of King Tut's mummy, and what lies ahead for this monstrous creature.

ISBN: 9781524788490

Published Date: August 17, 2021

Publisher: Penguin Random House Company

Language: English

Page Count: 107

Size: 7.91" l x 5.69" w x 0.60" h

Age Classification: Ages 9 to 12