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Sci-Fi / Action (1932) 81 minutes ~ Black & White


Two soldiers–searching the Sahara for Atlantis–are captured by raiders from the lost city. They are taken before its beautiful queen who has over 50 mummified ex-lovers! What follows is an endless nightmare, climaxing with the murder of one of the soldiers. There are some brilliant moments in this sci-fi fantasy classic.

Director: Georg Wilhelm Pabst (as G.W. Pabst)

Writers: Pierre Benoît (novel), Miles Mander (dialogue), Hermann Oberländer (screenplay), Ladislaus Vajda (screenplay)

Stars: Brigitte Helm, John Stuart, Tela Tchaï