The Mistress of Atlantis (1939)
Movie: The Mistress of Atlantis
- Director: Georg Wilhelm Pabst
- Stars: Brigitte Helm, John Stuart, Tela Tcha, Gustav Diessl, Gibb McLaughlin, Mathias Wieman, Florelle, Georges Tourreil, Rositta Severus-Liedernit
- Release Date: December 25, 1939
- Run Time: 81 min
- Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Romance
Two soldiers–searching the Sahara for Atlantis–are captured by raiders from the lost city. They are taken before its beautiful queen who has over 50 mummified ex-lovers! What follows is an endless nightmare, climaxing with the murder of one of the soldiers. There are some brilliant moments in this sci-fi fantasy classic.