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hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
"Mysteries of Egypt" will transport audiences to a distant time and place where the Nile River Valley cuts an emerald swath through the desert sands. In the flood-fed richness of this land rose an ancient kingdom whose culture has strongly influenced the western world. Its massive architecture and the intrigue of such personages as Nefertiti and Tutankhamen capture the imagination. Explore these magnificent edifices and the civilization that built them, bringing their wonder to life.

Cast: Omar Sharif , Kate Maberly , Timothy Davies , Julian Curry ,

Director: Bruce Neibaur

Genres: Documentary

Mysteries of Egypt (1998)

Release Date: October 2nd, 1998| hr. 39 min.

critic reviews (4)
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  • 50
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Everyone will be awed by the swooping shots and sweeping vistas -- the stuff IMAX really does know how to do right. show more

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    Lou Lumenick New York Post

    A very elegant and fit-looking Omar Sharif appears as the on-screen narrator and Kate Maberly ("The Secret Garden") plays his granddaughter in a framing story. show more

  • 50
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    An oversized National Georgraphic special whose images of the Nile and Egyptian ruins are absolutely breathtaking on the oversized IMAX screen. show more

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