My body is no longer his temple!
She PLUNGES the sword into her own heart. out on the balcony, Imhotep's
mouth opens into a horrible silent scream .........
For murdering Pharaoh, Anck-su-namun's body
was to be cursed. And it was I, the High
Priest, whose duty it was to curse it.
EXT. SAND DUNES - NIGHT
Imhotep leads-a TORCH-LIT procession across the dunes. Anck-su-namun's
mummy is carried by NUBIAN SLAVES. They pet her down in the sand along with
FIVE JEWEL ENCRUSTED JARS.
Her body was mummified, her vital
organs removed and placed in sacred canopic
Imhotep, filled with dread, reads from a OBOOKO made out of pure GOLD. THIS
IS THE BOOK OF THE LIVING.
The Book of The Living contained
sacred incantations that would send the evil
dead on a journey into the dark underworld.
Strange LIGHT suddenly FLASHES across Anck-su-namun's body and across the
faces of the slaves and the EGYPTIAN SOLDIERS Suddenly, everyone's
fear-filled eyes all rise, as if watching Anck-su-namun's body rising. Then
one last HUGE FLASH, accompanied by a BLAST OF WIND, and it's over.
Anck-su-namun's body now lies twisted on the ground.
Imhotep's Priests place the body into a stone sarcophagus. The Nubian
slaves lower it into a hole and bury it with sand Imhotep then signals to
the Soldiers, who throw their spears at the Nubians. Killing them.
The slaves were killed....
Imhotep's knife-wielding Priests attack the now unarmed Soldiers, hacking
at them in the flickering darkness as Imhotep and the Mumia solemnly