Mysteries of Egypt - Mysteries Of Egypt (1998)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Julian Curry Carnarvon
Timothy Davies Howard Carter
Kate Maberly Granddaughter
Omar Sharif (Pres/Narr)
Omar Sharif Grandfather
Movie Details
Genre Short; Documentary
Director Bruce Neibaur
Writer Bruce Neibaur
Studio Slingshot
Language English
Audience Rating NR
Running Time 40 mins
Country Canada
Color Color
IMDb Rating 6.3
Plot
After hundreds of years of research we still have no clue how the ancient Egyptians built the pyramids in the Valley of the Kings. We still don't know why the Sphinx was built. We still don't know very much about the society. We have many hypotheses, and a great deal of conjecture. Mysteries of Egypt is a detailed look at the wonders the Egyptians left behind. Originally filmed in the IMAX format, this movie was intended to make you feel as if you were actually walking down the sandy corridor, heading toward a pharaoh's burial chamber. Director Bruce Neibaur has compiled 63 breathtaking minutes of film that will have your heart pumping. With aerial views of the great pyramids and the Nile delta, you are sure to be awed; but even more assured is the feeling of mystery that will present itself in every scene. Omar Sharif adds to the intensity with his playful narration, escorting you to and from the great sites of Egypt. The DVD release of Mysteries of Egypt (a Slingshot Entertainment release) also includes a bonus short film on the making of the Mysteries of Egypt. — Ed Atkinson
Personal Details
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Collection Status In Collection
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Product Details
Format Theatrical Release
Region Region
Layers Single side, Single layer
UPC 017078983920
Chapters 11
Release Date 6/29/1999
Subtitles Englisch
Packaging Jewel Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1
SPANISH: Dolby Digital 5.1
FRENCH: Dolby Digital 5.1
GERMAN: Dolby Digital 5.1
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Extra Features
Additional 10 minutes of Slingshot Trailers for films originally presented in IMAX theaters