Tomb Movies

List of the best movies about the tombs, selected by visitors to our site: Tomb Raider, Secrets of the Saqqara Tomb, As Above, So Below, Cleopatra, The Mummy, Army of Darkness, The Pyramid, The Mummy, The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec, The Curse of King Tut's Tomb.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Country
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, Japan, USA
Duration02:11
CharactersStrong women, Lara Croft
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Skirmishes, Slavery, Death
PlaceJungle, Islands, Ships, Helicopters, Tomb
StyleExciting, By games, Tense

Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genredocumentary, history
CountryUSA, Egypt
CharactersArchaeologists
PlotExcavations
PlaceEgypt, Tomb

This documentary follows a team of local archaeologists excavating never before explored passageways, shafts, and tombs, piecing together the secrets of Egypt’s most significant find in almost 50 years in Saqqara.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
CharactersArchaeologists
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Investigation, Friendship, Death
PlaceParis, France, Tomb
TimeDark ones
StylePsychological problems, Action, Philosophical, Serious, Disturbing

When a team of explorers ventures into the catacombs that lie beneath the streets of Paris, they uncover the dark secret that lies within this city of the dead.

Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryLuxembourg, United Kingdom, USA
Duration04:03
PlotOn real events
PlaceEgypt, Africa, Tomb, Roman Empire
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Epic, Serious

Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.The winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen who's determined to hold on to the throne and seduces the Roman emperor Julius Caesar (Rex Harrison). When Caesar is murdered, she redirects her attentions to his general, Marc Antony (Richard Burton), who vows to take power -- but Caesar's successor (Roddy McDowall) has other plans.

Markimdb: 7
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Morocco
Duration02:04
CharactersLovers, Archaeologists
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Supernatural, Chase, Expeditions
PlaceEgypt, Deserts, Pyramid, Tomb
StyleExciting, For men

Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and his companion, Beni stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923, 3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death – his body will remain undead for all eternity as a punishment for a forbidden love.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrehorror, action, fantasy, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:25
CharactersZombie, Witch, Monsters, Knights, Warriors
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Travel, Magic, Chase
PlaceCastle, Tomb
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleExciting

A man is accidentally transported to 1300 A.D., where he must battle an army of the dead and retrieve the Necronomicon so he can return home.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Morocco
Duration01:29
CharactersGods, Monsters, Archaeologists
PlotSurvival, Death, Supernatural, Mythology, Excavations
PlaceEgypt, Deserts, Pyramid, Tomb
StyleAtmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

A team of U.S. archaeologists unearths an ancient pyramid buried deep beneath the Egyptian desert. As they search the pyramid's depths, they become hopelessly lost in its dark and endless catacombs. Searching for a way out, they become desperate to seek daylight again. They come to realize they aren't just trapped, they are being hunted.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrehorror, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, China, Japan, United Kingdom
Duration02:28
CharactersZombie, Dogs, Kings, Horses, Gods
PlotDisasters, Adventure, Martial Arts, Revenge, Mummies
PlaceAircraft, Egypt, Pyramid, London, Tomb
StyleUnexpected ending

Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, detective
CountryFrance, USA
Duration01:47
CharactersDinosaurs, Monsters, Strong women, Sisters, Archaeologists
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Expeditions
PlaceEgypt, France, Tomb
StyleExciting, Cute

An adventure set in the early part of the 20th century, focused on a popular novelist and her dealings with would-be suitors, the cops, monsters, and other distractions.

Markimdb: 4.4
Genrehorror, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Curses
PlaceEgypt
StyleHeavy

Thousands of years ago, the great Child King Tutankhamen ruled. Few know the details of his life -- No one knows the secrets of his death. All that is about to change.Free -spirited archaeologist Danny Fremont (Casper Van Dien, Sleepy Hollow) is certain that if found, King Tut's Emerald Tablet would hold the power to control the world. Unfortunately, the only one who believes Fremont is his nemesis archaeologist Morgan Sinclair (Jonathan Hyde, Titanic), a member of a secret society who wants the tablet to harness unspeakable evil on the world and will stop at nothing to get it.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryUSA
Duration01:13
CharactersHeroes, Priests, Archaeologists
PlotMummies, Supernatural, Expeditions
PlaceEgypt, Africa, Tomb
StyleAtmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

An ancient Egyptian priest named Imhotep is revived when an archaeological expedition finds his mummy and one of the archaeologists accidentally reads an ancient life-giving spell. Imhotep escapes from the field site and searches for the reincarnation of the soul of his lover.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrehorror, fantasy, melodrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:08
CharactersVampire

When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.

Markimdb: 4.5
Genrehorror, action, adventure
CountryChina, Australia, Russia, Thailand
Duration02:13
CharactersMonsters, Spiders, Insects, Archaeologists, Diggers
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Supernatural, Mythology
PlaceCaves, China, Tomb
StyleExciting, Tense

An innocent discovery of a well-preserved mummified Emperor from 200 BC China unearths a 2000 year old nightmare - a secret that should have remained buried.

Markimdb: 8.9
Genrefantasy, drama, adventure
CountryNew Zealand, USA
Duration03:21
CharactersKings, Elves, Orcs, Troll, Friends
PlotLove, Time travel, Adventure, Travel, Magic
StyleExciting, Vivid, Oscars, Atmospheric, Fascinating

Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark lord's realm.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA, Canada, United Kingdom
Duration01:48
CharactersDinosaurs, Cowboys, Family, Bodyguards, Presidential
PlotAdventure, Magic
PlaceNew York

Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits. Larry tries desperately to keep the museum under control, but he's fighting a losing battle until President Teddy Roosevelt comes to the rescue.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, adventure, biography, history
CountrySpain, Malta, Bulgaria
Duration02:06
PlotOn real events, Fate
PlaceEgypt, Roman Empire
StyleSoulful, Philosophical, Epic, Touching

A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama
CountryPoland, Russia, Netherlands
Duration01:47
PlotSupernatural, Mystery
PlaceVillage, Tomb, Poland
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think, Depressive

Two brothers are trying to find out the truth from years ago. The whole town is against them.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA, France
Duration02:10
CharactersHeroes, Immortals, Archaeologists, Emperors
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Slavery, Alien invasion, Teleportation
PlaceSpace, Egypt, Spaceships, Africa, Pyramid
StyleExciting, Serious, For men

An interstellar teleportation device, found in Egypt, leads to a planet with humans resembling ancient Egyptians who worship the god Ra.

Duration01:31
CharactersKings, Monsters, Knights, Cannibals
PlotAdventure
PlaceEngland, Tomb
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleAtmospheric, Smart

King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black Knight who, despite having had all his limbs chopped off, insists he can still fight. They reach Camelot, but Arthur decides not to enter, as "it is a silly place".

Markimdb: 7
Genrehorror, action, fantasy, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration01:22
CharactersVampire, Teens, Werewolf, Dracula
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Mummies, Friendship, Supernatural
PlaceSmall cities
StyleExciting

Count Dracula adjourns to Earth, accompanied by Frankenstein's Monster, the Wolfman, the Mummy, and the Gillman. The uglies are in search of a powerful amulet that will grant them power to rule the world. Our heroes - the Monster Squad are the only ones daring to stand in their way.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersMonsters, Heroes, Immortals
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Supernatural, Curses
PlaceEgypt, Africa, Deserts
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

A couple of young, out-of-work archaeologists in Egypt discover evidence of the burial place of the ancient Egyptian princess Ananka. After receiving funding from an eccentric magician and his beautiful daughter, they set out into the desert only to be terrorized by a sinister high priest and the living mummy Kharis who are the guardians of Ananka’s tomb.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, military
CountryUSA
Duration01:46
CharactersDisabled people, Soldier, Mute
PlotWar, Mental disorders, Dreams
PlaceFrance, Hospitals, Tomb, Los Angeles
TimeNew Year, World War I
StyleAtmospheric, Gloomy, Makes me think, Serious

Joe, a young American soldier, is hit by a mortar shell on the last day of World War I. He lies in a hospital bed with a fate worse than death as a quadruple amputee who has lost his arms, legs, eyes, ears, mouth and nose. Unbeknown to his doctors, he remains conscious and able to think, thereby reliving his life through strange dreams and memories.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, South Africa, Germany, Belgium
Duration01:32
CharactersHeroes
PlotAdventure, Revenge, Superpowers, Chase, Fate
PlaceEgypt, Deserts
StyleExciting, Action

In ancient Egypt, peasant Mathayus is hired to exact revenge on the powerful Memnon and the sorceress Cassandra, who are ready to overtake Balthazar's village. Amid betrayals, thieves, abductions and more, Mathayus strives to bring justice to his complicated world.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, thriller, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:11
CharactersArchaeologists
PlotAdventure, Travel, Expeditions, Treasures, Rivalry
PlaceCaves, Tomb
StyleExciting

Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie in secret clues embedded in the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, and Gates is in a race to find the gold before his enemies do.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genreaction, melodrama, drama, adventure, military, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Germany, Netherlands, France, Italy, Morocco, Thailand
Duration02:55
CharactersHeroes, Military, Emperors
PlotLove, War, Adventure, Travel, Death
PlaceEgypt, Greece
StyleTense, Epic, Serious

Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians, he leads his army across the then known world, venturing farther than any westerner had ever gone, all the way to India.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, Australia, China, Hong Kong
Duration01:28
CharactersGods, Demons, Heroes, Immortals
PlotAdventure, Supernatural, Life after death, Chase, Mythology
PlaceEgypt, Deserts, Pyramid
StyleExciting, Epic, Serious

A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.

Markimdb: 6
Genrefantasy, drama, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersHeroes, Family, Friends, Losers, Revived toys
PlotAdventure, Superpowers, Life, Friendship, Toys
PlaceParallel worlds, Tomb, New York
StyleFancy, Touching

A nine-year-old boy gets a plastic Indian and a cupboard for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life and befriends him.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France
CharactersSerial killers, Special agents
PlotAbduction, Baseball, Mystery, Ghosts
PlaceTomb
StylePsychological problems, Action, Heavy, Gloomy, Serious

Lt. Dave Robicheaux, a detective in New Iberia, Louisiana, is trying to link the murder of a local hooker to New Orleans mobster Julie (Baby Feet) Balboni, who is co-producer of a Civil War film. At the same time, after Elrod Sykes, the star of the film, reports finding another corpse in the Atchafalaya Swamp near the movie set, Robicheaux starts another investigation, believing the corpse to be the remains of a black man who he saw being murdered 35 years before.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genreadventure, crime, detective
CountryAustralia
CharactersMaids
PlotInvestigation, Mystery
PlaceAustralia
StyleBy books, Fascinating, Smart, Serious, Disturbing

Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920’s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit. Leaving a trail of admirers in her wake, our thoroughly modern heroine makes sure she enjoys every moment of her lucky life. Based on author Kerry Greenwood's Phryne Fisher Murder Mystery novels.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genreaction, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:58
CharactersCrocodiles, Monkeys, Elephants, Archaeologists
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Travel, Supernatural, Mythology
PlaceIndia, Tomb
StyleExciting, Action

After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.





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