Land of the Pharaohs(Movie, 1955)

| 1h 45min | Genres: Drama, History
Land of the PharaohsRating: 3.2/5 (with 18 votes)
Land of the Pharaohs is a 1955 American epic film in Cinemascope and WarnerColor from Warner Bros., produced and directed by Howard Hawks, that stars Jack Hawkins as Pharaoh Khufu, also known as Cheops, and Joan Collins as his second wife Nellifer. The film is a fictional account of the building of the Great Pyramid. Novelist William Faulkner was one of the film's three screenwriters. Land of the Pharaohs had a cast of thousands – Warner Bros. press office claimed there were 9,787 extras in one scene – and was one of Hollywood's largest-scale, ancient world epics, made in the same spirit as The Robe, The Ten Commandments, and Ben-Hur. ()
Movie poster of Land of the Pharaohs

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About Land of the Pharaohs

In ancient Egypt the Pharaoh Khufu is obsessed with acquiring gold and plans to take it all with him into the "second life." To this end he enlists the aid of Vashtar, an architect whose people are enslaved in Egypt. The deal: build a robbery-proof tomb and the enslaved people will be freed. During the years that the pyramid is being built a Cyprian princess becomes the pharaoh's second wife, and she plots to prevent Khufu from taking his treasure with him when he dies .. as well as helping him make the journey early.

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Egypt
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 10 languages: Catalan (CA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/24/1955
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Στην Κοιλάδα των Βασιλέων"

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