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The 10 most expensive film posters – in pictures

Boris Karloff is the king of the high-price poster: this is his sixth entry. The most expensive US film poster is The Mummy from 1932 and when it sold for $435,500 in 1997 it was the highest price ever paid for a poster. Until...


The Mummy (1959) GB Hammer Horror D: Terence Fisher. Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Raymond Huntley, George Pastell, Felix Aylmer, Yvonne Furneaux, Michael Ripper. 12/10/13

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The Mummy Returns (2001)

The Mummy Returns (2001) - A great action/adventure/comedy. Not as solid as part one, but a really fun ride.


This Hammer version of The Mummy is great, with Peter Cushing and Christopher to the original Universal Classics Hammer Horror is next on my list!


In The Guardian, Alexis Petridis penned a fantastic reflection on the UK’s scary public information films of the 1960s to 1980s. For more than 60 years, the government’s Central Office of Information (COI) created FUD-fostering films about talking to strangers, playing with matches, sticking things in electric outlets, rabies, slippery floors, etc. The COI was shut down last week due to funding cuts.