Column: The Vault of Secrets: The Mummy’s Curse (1944)


By Orrin Grey


The Mummy’s Curse (1944). Directed by: Leslie Goodwins. Starring: Lon Chaney Jr., Peter Coe, Virginia Christine.


Welcome back to the Vault of Secrets, where we’ll be unearthing another classic (or not-so-classic) vintage horror film for your delectation. Following on the success of their 1932 classic The Mummy, Universal made four “sequels” in the 1940s (five, if you count the 1955 Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy). The word “sequels” gets quotation marks because they’re really …

Orrin GreyColumn: The Vault of Secrets: The Mummy’s Curse (1944)