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Austen Cooke, Jeff Scot Carey
Determined to discover the Pharaoh's treasure, a disorganized group of explorers led by a bumbling archaeologist with an affinity for Chardonnay, set out on an expedition through an ancient Egyptian tomb teeming with bugs, layered with hallways, and full of traps. (source: IMDb)
Impressive stop motion animation using only LEGO© bricks and parts, a so-called 'brickfilm', a genre that has become very popular with animators publishing low-cost films for internet video-sharing sites like YouTube.
Directed by Chris Miller
A famous model and movie star who has decided to stop her career is killed by an occult society of entertainment elites. In the afterlife, however, she is handed the unique opportunity to act as the avenging angel of Ammut, the Egyptian goddess of revenge, and get even for her life that was destroyed.
Series created exclusively for the internet and published on chriscrazyhouse.com. Unfortunately, at the time of writing this (16 December 2011) the website appears to be down, but this is hoped to be just temporary (for the moment the YouTube button links to the trailer). The sole Egyptian factor in this series seems to be the goddess Ammut granting the main character her revenge.
|Super Solar Sisters: Strike Squad Supreme!|
Dawn Harvey, Roxie Cotton, Laurel Bryce
Kaiser von Holocaust and a time-travelling Cleopatra have set their eye on world domination with the aid of the 'Almighty Amulet of Amoza-Ka'. Only the Solar Sisters can stop them.
Low budget short film produced by writer/director/producer Mark Mackner. It follows the adventures of Sarah, Cindy and Skipper Solar, three super-powered sisters who are called upon by Uncle Sam to squash supernatural and super-villainous threats to the Earth. In this particular incarnation Cleopatra is dressed in a belly dance costume with a coin headpiece.
|The Fate of All Dreams|
Josefine Petersén, Larrs Jackson, Breann Johnson
Psychiatrist Theodore Marchand attempts to hypnotize his new patient Beverly to discover the origin of her fears and on-going nightmares. His own failure from a past patients death causes him great anxiety and reluctance to venture into age regression to unearth Beverly's mental anguish. Dr. Marchand succeeds beyond his wildest imagination, as Beverly transcends time and space into a previous life in ancient Egypt. (source: IMDb)
|The Wedding of River Song|
TV-series Doctor Who
Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, Arthur Darvill, Alex Kingston
The day Doctor Who dies at Lake Silencio in Utah, apparently initiated by The Silence, something has gone wrong with history. Various historical eras have collided into one another and all sorts of figures from history make their way through modern London. In a bid to solve the situation, Amy Pond takes the Doctor to Egypt, to ‘Area 52’: the Great Pyramid of Giza. There, his friends Amy, Rory and River Song have captured and imprisoned hundreds of The Silence as they try to discover what has gone wrong with time. However, the Silence manage to break out of their prisons. The Doctor and River flee to the top of the pyramid, where she put up a distress beacon to ask the whole universe to help save the Doctor from death. Realizing his death is inevitable, the Doctor tries to gain River Song's trust by agreeing to an impromptu marriage ceremony on top of the pyramid. As they kiss, history reverts to its original state and the Doctor dies on the shores of Lake Silencio as it was supposed to be.
Thirteenth and final episode of the sixth (new) series of the British science fiction television series Doctor Who. This sixth series continues the story from series five, investigating the mysterious Silence that caused the TARDIS to explode in the episodes "The Pandorica Opens" and "The Big Bang", both featured elsewhere in this list for other Egyptian (Cleopatra) content.
|Defending Your Life|
Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Alona Tal, Faran Tahir
Sam and Dean investigate a string of gruesome murders and discover the Egyptian god Osiris is behind the deaths. The vengeful god is putting people on trial for their past mistakes and killing them if found guilty. Osiris homes in on Dean's guilt and decides he's the next to stand trial. Sam steps in as Dean's lawyer, but both brothers are unprepared when Osiris calls an unexpected witness.
Episode 130 (7.04) from the television cult-series "Supernatural", which follows two brothers as they hunt demons and other horror figures of the supernatural. Started in 2005, the series is still ongoing.
|Yasmin Lee as Cleopatra|
Cleopatra feels quite hot in the soaking desert heat that fills her palace. It is her every wish being serviced by a hot, obedient servant. Made to worship her, the slave does his job, trying desperately not to do anything that he is not given permission to do. But as the temperature rises, things get even hotter…
So-called 'bondage and sado-masochism' (BDSM) porn movie starring shemale actress Yasmin Lee as Cleopatra. Made for internet especially for the website TsSeduction.com which features transsexual women seducing straight men. Not surprisingly for this type of production the ancient Egyptian layer is very thin indeed and only consists of suggestive exotic surroundings (including a water pipe) and Cleopatra wearing a belly dance type of headdress and costume.
|The Nine Lives of Cloe King|
Skyler Samuels, Amy Pietz, Ki Hong Lee, Grace Phipps
Television series that follows the adventures of Chloe King, a descendant of an ancient race of supernatural beings called the Mai who are the human offspring of the ancient Egyptian cat goddess, Bast. Chloe is believed to be the savior of the Mai race, with extra abilities and the gift of nine lives, a warrior mentioned in a prophecy that states that she must save the world and both the Mai and Human races, and stop their war. The series ran for a total of 10 episodes in 2011.
|The Curse of the Lost Pharaohs|
TV-series Murdoch Mysteries
Yannick Bisson, Jonny Harris, Thomas Craig
Detective Crabtree and Detective Murdoch investigate the mysterious and unexplained deaths of seven local Egyptologists. The discovery of an empty sarcophagus leads them to believe a Mummy is loose on the streets of Toronto.
Exclusive 13-part online series created as an extension of the fourth season of "Murdoch Mysteries" on Citytv.com. "Murdoch Mysteries" follows the adventures of eccentric detective William Murdoch working in Toronto in the 1890s. Based on a series of novels by Maureen Jennings. The web series "Curse of the Lost Pharaohs" featuring the stars of the original series and brings to life Constable George Crabtree's first novel "The Curse of the Lost Pharaohs" as a hybrid combination of live-action video and animation. In each installment, Crabtree must work alongside Detective Murdoch, Julia Ogden and Inspector Brackenreid to battle mummies and evil villains in a valiant attempt to save the Queen of England and - in turn - the world.
|Set in Stone|
TV-series The DaVincibles
After bringing back an ancient statue from his trip to Egypt, Pablo enters it in the school art show as his own creation. When Pablo actually wins first place for his plagiarized art, Quba seeks revenge against Pablo and brings the Egyptian artwork to life using his "Spray Alive." Too bad for the DaVinci's that the artwork just happens to be Set, the Egyptian god of chaos!
Episode from the animated series "The Davincibles" about the comedic exploits of the modern-day DaVinci family as they explore the world for rare artifacts to sell at Uncle Leo's Kurios Kat antique shop. Along the way, they cross paths with the world’s most devious, yet questionably competent, super villains known as The Society of Very Bad Villains.
|House of Anubis|
Alex Sawyer, Eugene Simon, Tasie Lawrence, Jade Ramsey
When one of their number disappears on the same day that an American girl joins their ranks, a group of English boarding school students embarks on solving an ancient Egyptian mystery.
The tv-series "House of Anubis" is a British-American remake of the Dutch-Belgian television series "Het Huis Anubis" that aired in the Netherlands and Belgium between 2006 and 2009. Starting from 2011 a total of 190 half-hour episodes and one special ("The Touchstone of Ra") have been made so far.
Directed by Robert Vince
A team of talking golden retrievers called Buddies journey to Egypt to prevent the cat Ubasti and her human caretaker, Dr. Phillip Wellington, from stealing the legendary Cat’s Eye Jewel from the Tomb of Cleocatra.
Disney direct-to-DVD family film that is the sixth part of the Disney Buddies franchise.
|Evil Eye of Egypt|
TV-series Murdoch Mysteries
Yannick Bisson, Jonny Harris, Thomas Craig
The release of Constable George Crabtree's adventure novel, The Curse of the Pharaohs, coincides with the exhibition of a recently discovered mummy's tomb. Whilst attending the event Murdoch enjoys meeting Dr Iris Bajjali, an archaeologist. However, when the sarcophagus is opened for the audience, a cobra strikes and someone is killed. Murdoch immediately shuts down the exhibition, taking the casket as evidence. Crabtree, as usual, has many extremely unusual ideas regarding mummies curses, but both Murdoch and Brackenreid suspect a less supernatural sequence of events. As more people die, however, it begins to seem as if Crabtree might be right… (source: tv.com)
Episode from the Canadian detective series "Murdoch Mysteries" that follows the adventures of eccentric detective William Murdoch working in Toronto in the 1890s. Based on a series of novels by Maureen Jennings.
|Liz and Dick|
Lindsay Lohan, Grant Bowler
Television film about the roller coaster romance between Elizabeth Taylor and Richard 'Dick' Burton that started on the set of Joseph Mankiewicz' famous 1963 movie "Cleopatra". The film contains some re-enactments of scenes from that production, as it goes behind-the-scenes to follow the enveloping relation between the two co-stars.
|The Mighty Cleopatra|
Kathia Nobili, Leyla Black
Cleopatra gets a new slave to play with. She gets punished if the queen of the Nile is not pleased with her services.
Sado-masochism movie made by Pressplay Entertainment for the internet pornography market. The Egyptian context is suggested by Cleopatra's belly dance like costume, golden draperies and hieroglyphic scribbles (lines rather than characters) on the wall. The slave's scarce mummy-like wrappings contribute to the exotic feel of the scene.
|Dinosaurs on a Spaceship|
TV-series Doctor Who
Matt Smith, Arthur Darvill, Karen Gillan, Riann Steele
When in Egypt with a rather passionate Queen Nefertiti, the Doctor receives a call about a spaceship which will crash into Earth in six hours. Taking Nefertiti with him, he picks up an Edwardian explorer and his companions Amy and Rory, accidently taking Rory's father Brian on the TARDIS as well. They land on the spaceship and come face-to-face with dinosaurs.
Second episode from season 7 (2012-2013) of the BBC science-fiction series "Doctor Who", following the adventures of a time-travelling humanoid alien known as the Doctor. Several episodes of the long running series contain references to the Doctor having visited ancient Egypt. In the beginning of this particular episode he is actually there visiting Nefertiti around 1340 BC and taking her on a ride.
|10 voor 12|
Redmar Siegertsz, Java Siegertsz, Jelle de Jong, Loes Haverkort
While their parents are away, twins Remco and Sofia visit the National Museum of Antiquities. Remco is immediately attracted to a mysterious ancient Egyptian crystal that is on display and has a curse on it: whoever touches the object will age 10 years every 24 hours. Intruiged by this prospect Remco touches the object, right at the moment when his sister tries to stop him doing so. They are immediately thrown out of the museum. Next day upon awakening they discover they both have aged 10 years. Sofia is quite distressed, but Remco quite enjoys this new adventure. This changes when in the next few days it appears they again age 10 years every day. In their 70s they decide it is high time to reverse the curse, but is that still possible?
Television film based on a short story by 14-year old Celine van Tol.
TV-series Body of Proof
Dana Delany, Jeri Ryan, John Carroll Lynch
Cat-and-mouse game between resident medical examiner Megan Hunt and convicted serial killer Wilson Polley, who uses an ancient Egyptian embalming hook in his killings.
Episode 20 from the second season of the medical crime investigation series "Body of Proof" about a medical examiner's unique approach to solving crimes that often puts her at odds with her superiors.
|Napoleon wal Mahrousa|
Grégoire Colin, Sherif Salama, Sawsan Badr
Syrio-Egyptian 30 episode series released during Ramadan 2012 about Napoleon Bonaparte's campaign in Egypt between 1798 and 1801. It specifically focuses on the Egyptian community during that time and how it affected their lives. The series pays some attention to the description of the ancient Egyptian monuments and antiquities by the scientists who traveled in the wake of the military expedition.
|Las Aventuras de Tadeo Jones|
Directed by Enrique Gato
Tad, a Chicago construction worker, dreams of being a celebrity archeologist and adventurer just like his hero Max Mordon. Though the main action in this adventure takes place in Peru, the film opens with a short scene of Tad as a boy playing an explorer excavating a tomb in Egypt next to the pyramids... This, we find, is actually a playground in his backyard.
|La Mano de Nefertiti|
Directed by Guillermo García Carsi
A dog and a parrot on a visit to a new exihibition in the history museum inadvertently bring the hand of a mummy back to life.
3-minute short animation developed by Lightbox Entertainment to promote the animated film "Las aventuras de Tadeo Jones" or "Tad, the lost explorer" (Spain, 2012) about a wannabe celebrity archeologist and adventurer.
|King Memses' Curse|
TV-series Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries
Essie Davis, Nathan Page, Hugo Johnstone-Burt
Murdoch Foyle is at large and has been connected with the mysterious death of Albert Monkton, an antique dealer. In investigating the murder, Phryne discovers Murdoch Foyle’s involvement in a bizarre reincarnation cult inspired by ancient Egypt. Phryne’s hunt for the madman leads her on a disturbing trail of death and despair before she realises her own significance in Foyle’s grand plan. Can she overcome her nemesis and finally solve the mystery regarding the fate of her sister, Janey, or will her own death be the price she has to pay to discover the truth.
Episode 13 of the television drama series "Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries", based on author Kerry Greenwood's Phryne Fisher Murder Mystery novels, which revolves around the personal and professional life of Phryne Fisher, a glamorous private detective in 1920's Melbourne.
|Superheroine Underworld: The Rise of Cleopatra|
Emily Addison, Jessica Jaymes
Made for video BDSM movie about a hot erotic encounter between a female Batman called Knightswoman and Egyptian queen Cleopatra.
|Prisoners of the Sun|
John Rhys-Davies, David Charvet, Carmen Chaplin
A young American archaeological apprentice is drawn into a perilous expedition deep beneath the timeless sands of Egypt. Escaping death traps and ancient monsters, the expedition discovers a secret older than history, and a danger beyond imagination. The "sleepers" have awoken. The gods have arisen. And, the countdown to the end of the world has begun… (source: IMDb)
Also released on DVD as"Dawn of the Mummy".
|Isis Rising: Curse of the Lady Mummy|
Priya Rai, James Bartholet, William Connor
A group of college co-eds take on an assignment for their final course in Archeology haphazardly awaken the ancient spirit of Isis and thus unleash her wrath on the group as they try to flee from the museum.
Currently in production. Low budget supernatural horror movie by Tomcat Films.
Laura Allen , George Jennings
In modern day Britain, college student Oz is failing History. In order to pass his latest report on ancient Egypt he resurrects a Mummy, a Princess of Egypt, Ani. Together they learn the true meaning of friendship and how History has influenced the present. (source: IMDb)
Short 15-minutes film directed By Matthew J Rowney. Matthew's films often deal with several recurring themes being alone and self sacrifice. Most of his films deal with ordinary characters searching for or coming in contact with extraordinary beings or finding themselves in extraordinary circumstance.
|Destruction: Las Vegas|
Frankie Muniz, Barry Bostwick, Michael Steger, Maggie Castle
As a group of college students celebrate in Las Vegas over Spring Break, a furious windstorm unlike any other descends upon the city. Hotel after hotel, the famed Vegas Strip is ripped apart by massive tornadoes of sand and hurricane-like winds. Nelson and Olive discover that an ancient Egyptian curse has been awakened. Together with classic Vegas singer Sal, they must find a way to stop it before the legendary city is entirely destroyed.
|Baby Geniuses and the Treasures of Egypt|
Jon Voight, Skyler Shaye, Jaime Andrews
Big baby, a baby turned bad, busts out of prison and teams up with super-criminal Moriarty. As they are stealing historical artifacts from around the world, the team of Baby Geniuses has to come into action to stop this. A trail of clues leads them to Egypt, where the final confrontation with Big Baby and Moriarty takes place in the Egyptian Museum.
Video film that was released direct to DVD as a sequel to "Baby Geniuses and the Mystery of the Crown Jewels" (2013), both based on the 1999 family-oriented comedy film "Baby Geniuses" and 2004 film "Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2".
Denis O'Hare, Ashley Hinshaw, James Buckley
A team of U.S. Archaeologists unearths an ancient pyramid buried deep beneath the Egyptian desert. As they search the pyramid's depths, they become hopelessly lost in its dark and endless catacombs. Searching for a way out, they become desperate to seek daylight again. They come to realize they aren't just trapped, they are being hunted. (source: IMDb)
|Cleopatra ya Lalla|
كليوباترا يا لالا
Ihissane Atif, Gianni Giardinelli, Younes Benzakour
Cleopatra is struck by a mysterious illness to her face and challenges the best heroes in the world by promising her hand and her kingdom to whoever brings a magic egg with healing powers. Antar, son of Omar, Zoheir from Persia, Julius Caesar, and well-known heroes Asterix and Obelix compete to find it. Who of them will become pharaoh and the husband of the beautiful queen Cleopatra?
Comic short movie (16-minutes runtime).
|Joseph and the Pharaoh's Dream|
Chris has a very precise plan for how he is going to get what he wants. He cannot handle it when things don't go according to his own plan. Superbook transports him back to ancient Egypt. As he watches Joseph rise from prisoner to governor of Egypt and gain a long lost bond with his brothers, Chris learns to forego his own plans and trust a little more in God's plans instead.
Episode from the modern 3D biblical animated series Superbook, also known as Animated Parent and Child Theater (Anime Oyako Gekijo). The series was originally created in 1981 as a 2D animated series by the Japan-based Christian Broadcasting Network as part of an outreach to the younger generation. After the 2D series began to lose its appeal, the 3D series was started in 2011.
Dwight Cenac, Landon Cole, Karen Overstreet
Mark is in love with Vanessa, but Vanessa is having an affair with someone else. It is believed by some that in ancient Egypt adultery was punishable by death, and the Gods were the executioners. This married couple's life is about to become a nightmare when the past arrives on their doorstep.
Independent short horror film, financed by a crowd funding initiative (indiegogo.com).
|José do Egito|
Andréa Avancini, Marcela Barrozo, Binho Beltrão
Modern retelling of the biblical story of Joseph, son of Jacob, who, after having been sold into slavery by his brothers, eventually becomes vizier of Egypt and is finally reunited with his family. This lavish production, which cost about $17,000,000, is part of a series of Brazilian biblical mini-series and follows the earlier productions of the stories of Esther (2010), Samson and Delilah (2011) and Koning David (2012). The exterior desert scenes of "José do Egito" were recorded in the Atacama desert in Chili, in Egypt and in Israel.
|Mr. Peabody & Sherman|
Directed by Rob Minkoff
Mr. Peabody, the world's smartest dog and Nobel Prize-winning scientist, adopts a young boy named Sherman. After Sherman gets into a fight with rival classmate Penny, Mr. Peabody invites the girl and her parents to his penthouse in order to smooth things over. Matters get complicated when Sherman shows Penny Mr. Peabody's biggest invention, the WABAC machine that allows travel through time and space, and manages to lose her somewhere in time. Now, Mr. Peabody and Sherman themselves have to travel back in time, including ancient Egypt, in order to bring Penny home safely and repair history in the process.
Computer-animated comedy adventure film by DreamWorks Animation, based on the characters from the Peabody's Improbable History segments of the 1960s animated television series "The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show".
Adam Leadbeater, Erick Avari, Max Brown
A notorious thief is plucked out of the prison to serve a Pharaoh obsessed with maintaining power.
Latest news is that this upcoming 13-episode action-adventure tv-series by 20th Century Fox TV and Chernin Entertainment has been CANCELLED, despite half of the episodes having already been filmed and a trailer published. Apparently the show wasn't coming together creatively in the way that executives had hoped. The series was to be set in ancient Egypt, where fantasy and reality are intertwined. It would follow a notorious thief who is plucked from prison to serve a Pharoah who rules with an iron fist and fully trusts no one, being obsessed with maintaining power, which he’ll do by any means necessary. In the process, the thief has to batlle palace intrigue, seductive concubines, criminal underbellies and divine sorcerers. What remains is the published trailer.
|Exodus: Gods and Kings|
Christian Bale, Sigourney Weaver, Aaron Paul
Biblical epic directed by Ridley Scott about the story of the exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt, starring Christian Bale as Moses. "The story of one man’s daring courage to take on the might of an empire. Using state of the art visual effects and 3D immersion, Scott brings new life to the story of the defiant leader Moses (Christian Bale) as he rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses (Joel Edgerton), setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues" (source: exodusgodsandkings.com).
|Night At The Museum: Secret of the Tomb|
Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, Ben Kingsley
When the magic powers of the tablet of Ahkmenrah begins to die out due to corrosion, museum guard Larry Daley embarks on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.
Sequel to 2006′s "Night at Museum" and its 2009 sequel "Battle of the Smithsonian".
|The Mummy Resurrected|
Lauren Bronleewe, Bailey Gaddis, Elizabeth Friedman
Horror B-movie about a team of archaeologists discovering an ancient mummy, unleashing a deadly curse from its tomb.
|Dummie de Mummie|
Ton Kas, Jennifer Hoffman, Roeland Fernhout
In a dull village where nothing ever happens, a boy finds a living Egyptian mummy in his room. It's the start of an amazing friendship, learning the boy more than any friend could.
Film based on the children's book by Tosca Menten.
Timothy Dalton, Eva Green, Josh Hartnett, Reeve Carney
Explorer Sir Malcolm Murray, American gunslinger Ethan Chandler, mysterious Vanessa Ives and Dr. Frankenstein unite to combat supernatural threats in Victorian London. Searching for the abducted daughter of Sir Malcolm, they encounter being whose dead body is covered by Egyptian spells. Among the spells is an image of the god Amun-Ra in front of the goddess Amunet. As Egyptologist Sir Ferdinand Lyle explains, if Amun-Ra and Amunet ever came together, Amunet would become the mother of all evil, all light would end and the world would live in darkness. As it gradually appears Vanessa Ives is possesed by an unknown entity and is hunted by a devil, it may well be it is Amun-Ra who is afer her to claim the Amunet inside her.
British-American horror TV series that draws upon many characters from 19th-century Irish and British fiction, and that era's interest in spiritualism and the occult. Whereas the series' first season hints to several Egyptian elements forming a creepy background to the storyline, the second season had no mention of it whatsoever.
|X-Men: Days of Future Past|
Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman
Superhero film based on the fictional X-Men characters that appear in Marvel Comics. Though Egyptian elements do not play a role in this particular movie, ancient Egypt does appear in a short scene after the end titles as a prelude to the next movie, "X-Men: Apocalypse", expected to be released in 2016. The scene shows a young mutant in the desert telekinetically building gigantic pyramids, as onlookers chant "En Sabah Nur", the real name of Apocalypse, a supervillain of Egyptian descent born with mutant powers.
James Buckley, Denis O'Hare, Christa Nicola, Ashley Hinshaw
A team of U.S. archaeologists unearths an ancient pyramid buried deep beneath the Egyptian desert. As they search the pyramid's depths, they become hopelessly lost in its dark and endless catacombs. Searching for a way out, they become desperate to seek daylight again. They come to realize they aren't just trapped, they are being hunted.
|Day of the Mummy|
Danny Glover, William McNamara, Brandon deSpain
In hope of getting his hands on the famed diamond known as the Codix Stone, Jack Wells joins a group of archaeologists out to explore a newly discovered tomb in Egypt, that of the cursed king Neferu. When the Mummy of the king returns from the dead seeking human victims, Jack is in for the most horrifying experience of his life. (source: IMDb)
|Treasure of the Pirate Mummy's Tomb|
TV-series Jake and the Never Land Pirates
Jake leads the crew to a Pirate Mummy's Tomb in the desert to help Captain Flynn.
Odd combination of a children's pirate adventure and Egyptian symbolism in a tomb that contains the typical scary mummies, vaults and hidden chambers. Based on Disney's Peter Pan franchise, "Jake and the Never Land Pirates" focuses on a band of young pirates and their parrot who continuously spend their days competing against Captain Hook and Mr. Smee for treasure in various surroundings. Praised for its educational, yet entertaining format.
Shun Oguri, Tadanobu Asano, Meisa Kuroki
Interpol Inspector Zenigata begins a world-wide hunt for the infamous thief Arsene Lupin III, a member of the Hong Kong-based thieving ring which specializes in stealing valuable objects from wealthy owners. The most valuable item in their possession is the Crimson Heart of Cleopatra, a necklace commissioned by Mark Antony to symbolize his love for the Queen of the Nile. However, a ruby of Cleopatra's intended to complete the necklace has not yet been recovered. When a trio of thugs steal the necklace, Lupin and his colleagues join forces to recover it.
Japanese action film based on the manga of the same name by Monkey Punch.
|World War III|
الحرب العالمية الثالثة
Ahmed Fahmy, Hesham Maged, Chico Chico
While playing football with his friends, Khamis shoots the ball through an abandoned museum's window. After entering the museum to retrieve the ball, he finds that all statues come alive at 17:00, including those of Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun, Dracula, Aladdin and Adolf Hitler.
|Once We Were Gods|
Homicide investigator Nick Burkhardt of the Portland Police Department is descended from a line of guardians known as Grimms, charged with keeping balance between humanity and the mythological creatures of the world called Wesen. Nick and his colleague Hank are called to investigate when contractors in Portland unearth an ancient Egyptian sarcophagus, that upon opening unleashed a creature called Anubis, known as the ancient God of Death. It appears the animal gods that the ancient Egyptians worshipped were, in fact, Wesen.
Episode 15 from the third season of the tv series "Grimm", a detective series set in a world in which characters inspired by Grimms' Fairy Tales actually exist.
|Le Mystère de la Pyramide|
TV-series Baskup: Tony Parker
The High 5 are in Egypt to play against the so-called Anubis Champions. The basketball field is located in the middle of an ancient pyramid complex, envelope by an aura of magic. The High 5's have to travel into the depths of the pyramid to secure their the victory.
Episode seven from the second season of the animated tv-series "Baskup: Tony Parker". It follows Tony Parker, who coaches a team of five basketball teenagers ('The High 5') in a large tournament called Baskup that takes them around the world and into unexpected situations.
TV-series Baskup: Tony Parker
The High 5 visit the museum of San Antonio, home to a large exhibition on ancient Egypt. Mike is terrorized by an allegedly cursed mummy.
Episode twelve from the second season of the animated tv-series "Baskup: Tony Parker". It follows Tony Parker, who coaches a team of five basketball teenagers ('The High 5') in a large tournament called Baskup that takes them around the world and into unexpected situations.
Chantal Baroin, Svetla Vasileva, Waleska Latorre
Television series about a noble woman's life, the intrigues of high Aristocracy and her loneliness as a person. In episodes 10 'Nedjma', 11 'Reincarnation' and 12 'Escape', while in Persia and pursued by a prince, a vision takes her back to ancient Egypt where she discovers their love is not to be.
Avan Jogia, Ben Kingsley, Kylie Bunbury, Alexander Siddig
A young Tut is thrust into power after the murder of his father. The neophyte ruler is forced to marry his sister in order to maintain the dynasty. Although Tut rules as Pharaoh, he is controlled like a puppet by three formidable men who plot against him and vie for the throne themselves. Against all odds, Tut grows from an insecure and manipulated prince to a hero on the battlefield, leading his kingdom into war and victory. Just as he takes control of his nation and his destiny, he is betrayed. (source: deadline.com)
Six-hour mini series about boy-king Tutankhamun's rise to power, his efforts to rule a chaotic empire and the enigma surrounding his death.
|The Curse of Amenhotep|
TV-series Father Brown
Mark Williams, Nicholas Farrell, Poppy Corby-Tuech
Father Brown and Lady Felicia are visiting a museum owned by her Egyptologist friend Sir Raleigh Beresford, who has just married the much younger Caterina. At the occasion of the visit, Caterina insists on opening a sarcophagus. Some time later her dead body is found in a locked room. Yet another mystery for Father Brown to unravel...
Second episode of the third series of "Father Brown" about a Catholic priest who has a knack for solving mysteries that happen in his English parish.
|Os Dez Mandamentos|
Camila Rodrigues, Guilherme Winter, Sergio Marone, Zé Carlos Machado
Luscious Brazilian tv soap opera set in ancient Egypt. Loosely based on the biblical story of Moses and the Ten Commandments, it spans 100 years in an impressive 150 episodes. Various subplots provide juicy family conflicts, intrigues, power struggles, betrayal, jealousy, hatred, forbidden passions and impossible loves.
The Minions are ever on the lookout for the most villainous master to serve. After a T- Rex, a caveman, an Egyptian pharaoh, Dracula and Napoleon they encounter their next potential master: supervillain Scarlet Overkill and her inventor husband Herb, who plan to take over the world. It will ultimately lead them to their biggest challenge yet: saving all of Minionkind from annihilation.
3D computer-animated family comedy film, spinned off from the Despicable Me franchise (2010 and 2013 films). The 23 second sequence in which the Minions serve a pharaoh shows them accidentally dropping a pyramid on his head, after which they find themselves looking for a new master.
Thaddeus Daniels, Layon Gray, Christina Toth
Low budget series made for the internet about the triumphs and tragedy of queen Cleopatra, updated to modern times and set against the gritty backdrop of New York.
|Frankenstein vs. The Mummy|
Ashton Leigh, Boomer Tibbs, Max Rhyser
The mummy of a cursed pharaoh and a reanimated corpse terrorize a medical university. Only Egyptologist Naihla Khalil and college professor Dr. Frankenstein may be able to stop the creatures before it is too late.
|Dummie de Mummie en de Sfinx van Shakaba|
Jennifer Hoffman, Roeland Fernhout, Katja Schuurman
Following up on the events that happened in the previous 2014 film "Dummie de Mummie" (Dummie the Mummy), Dummie now realises he will never grow up and become a king, but at least he wants to become as famous as his pharaoh-father. His friend Goos thinks a mysterious statuette, the so-called Sphinx of Shakaba, might be able to help Dummie achieve this. But is this statuette really what he thinks it is?
Film based on the children's book by Tosca Menten.
South Korea/France, 2015
TV-series Miraculous Ladybug
When a young historian gets transformed into The Pharaoh, a villain who can become any Egyptian god, he plans to bring an ancient Egyptian princess back to life by sacrificing a young student named Alya. Her best friend Marinette now must transform into her secret superhero persona Ladybug and face an army of mummies to save her.
Sixth episode from the Korean-French action-adventure animated series "Miraculous Ladybug" (레이디 버그), also known as "Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir". Set in modern-day Paris, the series focuses on teenage junior high school student Marinette Dupain-Cheng and her classmate and crush Adrien Agreste. Every time evil arises, the two work together to protect Paris as Marinette becomes her secret superhero persona Ladybug, while Adrien becomes Cat Noir.
TV-series Horrible Histories
Cleopatra clashes with her brother, seizes power and hooks up with the great Roman leaders Julius Caesar and Mark Anthony.
7th episode from the second incarnation of the comic children's history television series "Horrible Histories", where a group of British comedians show the sides of history they don't teach in school. Each episode focuses on the specific life and times of one prominent historical figure.
The British children’s TV series "Teacup Travels" aims to teach young children what life was like thousands of years ago. In this series, Great Aunt Lizzie uses souvenirs from her travels to entertain her young visitors Charlotte and Elliot. When either one arrives at her house she offers them tea in a special teacup. Each cup is unique and illustrated with one of the ancient artefacts from her travels, which she also keeps in a display case. As their Great Aunt begins to tell its story, the young guest begins to imagine being there as the tale unfolds. The series features six episodes where an ancient Egyptian object is a central part of the storyline: "The Adventure of the Ragged Sandals", "The Adventure of the Flying Scarab Necklace", "The Adventure of the Ancient Headrest", "The Adventure of the Wooden Mould", "The Adventure of the Wooden Horse" and "The Adventure of the Glassless Mirror".
|The Pyramid of Trouble|
United Arab Emirates, 2015
TV-series Mansour (منصور)
Mansour, Obaid, Salem and Shamma head off to explore The Pyramids during a big family holiday to Egypt. When they discover a mysterious pyramid off the beaten track, they investigate but once inside they suddenly become trapped to find the must solve weird, ancient puzzles to escape. Then, just when they feel things couldn't get any worse - they also discover they are not alone! It's a real life nightmare.... Or is it? (source: IMDb)
Episode 36 of the animated comedy series "Mansour" (منصور) about the adventures of an active 12 year old boy and his best friends, Obaid and Salem, from Abu Dhabi. Their everyday lives are made extraordinary through their wonderful adventures at home, but also further afield in distant countries, as they explore a world full of excitement and opportunity.
|Gods of Egypt|
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Jaime Lannister
Set, the merciless god of darkness, has usurped Egypt’s throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict. Common thief Bek joins the Egyptian god Horus and the goddess Hathor in an alliance against the evil overlord. As their breathtaking battle against Set and his henchmen takes them into the afterlife and across the heavens, both god and mortal must pass tests of courage and sacrifice if they hope to prevail in the spectacular final confrontation.
Oscar Isaac, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender
En Sabah Nur, a supremely powerful mutant believed to be the very first of his kind, rules ancient Egypt until he is betrayed by his worshippers, who successfully attempt to bury him alive. His four lieutenants die preserving him. Awakening in Cairo in 1983, he believes humanity has turned to "false gods" in his absence. As he aims to save the world by destruction and remake it, the X-Men must unite to defeat his plan.
Eighth film in the X-Men superhero series. Apocalypse, the ancient Egyptian mutant villain this movie, first appeared in the Marvel comics series X-Factor in 1986.
|Legends of Tomorrow|
Arthur Darvill, Falk Hentschel, Ciara Renée
In the year 2166, 4,000-year-old immortal Egyptian priest Vandal Savage has successfully conquered the entire planet. In an effort to save humanity, rogue time-traveler Rip Hunter travels back to the year 2016 to organize a group of superheroes and supervillains to team-up and stop Savage. These include Kendra Saunders (alias Hawkgirl) and Carter Hall (alias Hawkman), who in past lives were ancient Egyptians Chay-Ara, High Priestess of the hawk god Horus, and her lover, Price Khufu. With everyone assembled, Rip takes the team to 1975 to talk to Professor Boardman, a leading expert on Vandal Savage, to get assistance in locating him.
Pilot episode from the television series "Legends of Tomorrow" (or "DC's Legends of Tomorrow"), featuring several DC Comics characters.
|Os Dez Mandamentos: Filme|
Camila Rodrigues, Guilherme Winter, Sergio Marone, Zé Carlos Machado
Shortened two-hour film version of the succesful Brazilian biblical television series by the same name from 2015.
Max Irons, Sam Neill, Amy Wren
This 4-part television drama made for the commercial British ITV network is set against the great sweep of ochre sands, looming cliffs and baking heat of Egypt’s Valley of the Kings. The story unfolds from 1905 when Carter, an eminent British archaeologist who we meet in his early 20’s, is fervently leading an expedition. Amidst the chaos scattered across the Valley floor, Carter’s grim determination to find lost antiquities is only too apparent. He has an easy manner with the Egyptian men who work alongside him, but when tempers fray, Carter is hotheaded and puts the dig, and his career, in jeopardy. (source: ITV.com)
TV-series Mickey Mouse
Directed by Dave Thomas, Paul Rudish
Mickey leads Minnie on a treasure hunt in the Valley of the Kings. When they discover king Akhenaten's lost tomb, the two get separated and the adventure might just prove too stressful for Mickey.
Episode 54 from the Disney Channel animated series "Mickey Mouse", which features classic cartoon characters Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, Goofy and Pluto in contemporary settings.
Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis
An ancient princess, whose destiny was unjustly taken from her, is awakened from her tomb beneath the desert, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.
Newest installment of the Univeral Pictures horror-adventure series of mummy films (nine so far), that started back in 1932 with "The Mummy" starring Boris Karloff. Though all previous films more or less centered on an ancient Egyptian male mummy who is accidentally resurrected and who tries to resurrect the soul of his lost love in a modern day woman, this time Universal chose having a female play the mummy lead role. Also, abandoning the underlying original love story, this mummy is all about revenge, catastrophy and fenominal supernatural powers. The film thus tries to emulate the success of other modern day gods, monsters and superhero movies.
|The Pyramid at the End of the World|
TV-series Doctor Who
An Egyptian looking pyramid suddenly appears in a disputed area of Turmezistan where the Chinese, Russian and American armies are about to clash. However, the Pyramid is not Egyptian, but a spaceship belonging to the alien zombie Monks. The Monks offer humanity to stop a pending cataclysmic disaster only if they "consent". The Doctor warns this consent, if given, would have unknown but everlasting consequences. He discovers that the pending disaster may not be a military clash, but that the real danger to the world lies in a biological lab somewhere in Yorkshire.
Episode seven from the tenth series of the British science fiction television series "Doctor Who", following the adventures of a time-travelling humanoid alien known as the Doctor. Though the appearance of a Giza-style Egyptian pyramid at the beginning of the episode looks promising, it turns out to be an alien spaceship... no surprise there. There are no other Egyptian elements or references in this episode.
|Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets|
Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne, Rihanna
A dark force threatens Alpha, a vast metropolis and home to species from a thousand planets. Special operatives Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe (source: IMDb).
Contains a brief cabaret scene in a strip club where a shapeshifting burlesque dancer named Bubble (played by Rihanna) briefly turns into an ancient Egyptian queen wearing a Nefertiti-like outfit.
Directed by Shekhar Kapur
August 2015 it was announced on the Deadline website (deadline.com) that Slingshot Global Media is developing a new television series about the life of queen Cleopatra, to be written and directed by Shekhar Kapur who also directed the well-received movies "Elizabeth" (1998) and "Elizabeth: The Golden Age" (2007). As for Shekhar Kapur's approach to the project, in a 2007 interview for Rottentomatoes he stated "if I made a film about Cleopatra today no-one would expect me to make it historically accurate because they agree that Cleopatra has been consigned to mythology. The moment you create an icon you’ve consigned to mythology anyway". At the moment no further details are available. The project is not yet listed on IMDb. It is the second such series in development at the moment, with Amazon Studios producing their own Cleopatra TV series.
A mummy's curse condemns Dr. George Henry's spirit to the Egyptian Underworld. While trying to free him, Henry's son Chance plumbs the depths of the Underworld and encounters a variety of monsters.
Announced as 'in development' at 20th Century Fox, but not yet in production. Lloose adaptation of the 2006 novel "The Anubis Tapestry: Between Twilights" by Bruce Zick.
A shepherd leaves Spain in search of a treasure in the Egyptian pyramids and along the way meets various spiritual messengers.
Announced as 'in development' at Sony-based TriStar, but not yet in production. Based on the 1988 novel "The Alchemist" by Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho.
|The Chosen Guard|
In february, 2017, it was announced that American Film International will produce a modern day story about Sabaa, a man who is chosen by the ancient pharaohs to defend the Golden Temple, the last unopened relic from Egyptian antiquity. Combining an American production team with an Egyptian cast and crew, the film will include martial arts, large dance numbers, car chases, a wedding and lots of action. Shooting will begin in April 2017.
May 2017, Nellie Andreeva on the Deadline website announced that Amazon Studios has apparently put in development a new drama series about the famous Egyptian queen Cleopatra, written by Robert Levine who is known for the Black Sails series. The project is not yet listed on IMDb and no further details are available. It is the second such series in development at the moment, with Slingshot Global Media producing its own Cleopatra TV series with Shekhar Kapur at the helm.
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