Wednesday, November 4, 2015

366 Days at the Drive-In: Day 35

The Date: November 4
The Movie: The Mummy (1933)
What Is It?: Universal’s first major monster movie not based on classic lit was inspired by the recent wave of Egypt-mania sparked by the discovery of King Tut’s tomb. Boris Karloff plays an unlikely romantic lead and goes for a little walk.
Why Today?: On this day in 1922, archaeologist Howard Carter discovers the entrance to King Tut’s tomb.
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