The Indian Tomb Movie Review Summary

Actors: Debra Paget, Walter Reyer, Paul Hubschmid, Sabine Bethmann, Claus Holm

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THE INDIAN TOMB, directed by Fritz Lang in 1959, begins when THE TIGER OF ESCHNAPUR ends.
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Seetha and Harald Berger are now prisoners of Prince Ramigani, Chandra's older brother. Meanwhile, Harald's sister and her husband, have arrived in Eschnapur and are asked by Chandra, the Maharajah, to build a monument, a gigantic tomb dedicated to his lost love. Ramigani, still seeking to overthrow his brother wants him to marry the dancer Seetha, in order to provoke the priests. But Seetha, still in love with Berger whom she believes to be dead, despises the Maharajah's demands.

Great adventure movie.

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 50% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1900-1920's Legal/Political Thriller?    -   Yes Political Plotlets:    -   power struggle between good/bad govt factions

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   dancer Age:    -   20's-30's Nudity    -   Slightly see-through clothes Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Indian Indian Unusual characteristics    -   Ample Bosom and Buttocks (woman)


Asia/Pacific    -   Yes Asian country:    -   India Desert?    -   Yes Desert:    -   dying of thirst, sunburn Misc setting    -   prison    -   castle    -   cave    -   church/synagogue

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   non-gory references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   knives    -   swords Unusual forms of death    -   asphyxiation    -   eaten    -   drowned    -   perforation--bullets    -   perforation--swords/knives Lot of special effects?    -   Yes Kinds of F/X    -   exploding bombs If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 10-15 Is this movie based on a    -   book

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