Plot & Details
Three mining engineers are marooned in the Sahara after their helicopter crashes and end up finding a secret doorway to the lost city of Atlantis where they capture the fancy of a ruthless Egyptian queen. She manages to seduce one of the men with her magic, but the other two meet grim fates after attempting to escape. Meanwhile, a beautiful slave falls for the mesmerized engineer and endeavors to help him escape. She must hurry for she knows that testing of an atom bomb at a neighboring test site above ground is about to commence.
- Genre(s): Fantasy,Science Fiction
- Run Time: 105min.
- Director(s): Giuseppe Masini, Edgar G. Ulmer
- Themes: Lost Worlds,Finding a Way Back Home
- Tone: Fanciful,Stylized
- Keywords: bomb, engineering, escape, Atlantis, crash, lost-civilization, nuclear-testing, queen [royalty]
- Country of Origin: Italy (05-05-1961)