The Mummy (1932) - Special Edition in July

**Universal** has announced a July 8th release date for The Mummy (1932) - Special Edition. The 2-Disc DVD set will retail for $26.98, but is available at for only $19.99. It will contain special features not on previous releases. Details below.

Boris Karloff's legendary performance has become a landmark in the annals of screen history. As the mummy, Im-Ho-Tep, he is accidentally revived after 3,700 years by a team of British archaeologists. It is revealed in a flashback that he was a high priest, embalmed alive for trying to revive the vestal virgin whom he loved, after she had been sacrificed. Alive again, he sets out to find his lost love.


  • Mummy Dearest: A Horror Tradition Unearthed
  • Feature Commentary by Film Historian Paul M. Jenson
  • Feature Commentary by Rick Baker, Scott Essman, Steve Haberman, Bob Burns, and Brent Armstrong**
  • Posters & Stills**
  • Trailer Gallery
  • He Who Made Monsters: Life and Legacy of Jack Pierce**
  • Unraveling the Legacy of The Mummy**
  • Universal Horror Documentary**
**New Bonus Features not on previous releases

Also Note: Production Notes and Cast and Filmmakers were Bonus Features in the 2007 single disc release. As well, The Mummy Archives was in the 2004 release The Mummy: The Legacy Collection. These may or may not be encompassed in the new release.

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