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Curse of the Faceless Man
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NR,1hr 6min
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1958
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United Artists
Synopsis: Archeologists excavating the ruins of Pompeii discover what seems to be a perfectly preserved human figure, encased in lava. A scientific team led by Dr. Paul Mallon (Richard Anderson) begins to piece together the history and identity of the stone figure. Using surviving records from the city and the location where the figure was found as a starting point, the archeologists uncover the story of Quintilus, an Etruscan gladiator-slave who was tortured and sentenced to death for daring to love a noblewoman. ... Full Synopsis
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On its face, Curse of the Faceless Man is a retelling of The Mummy, incorporating elements familiar from both the Karloff film and from one or more of the Lon Chaney Jr. B-movie entries from the early to mid-'40s. Screenwriter Jerome Bixby, however, has added enough creepy details and personality to the characters to give this film an immediacy that The Mummy movies mostly lacked. We know far more ... Read Review
Featured Cast
Dr. Paul Mallon
Tina Enright
Maria Fiorillo
Dr. Carlo Fiorillo
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Curse of the Faceless Man
Curse of the Faceless Man
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