Details: This poster shows Boris Karloff as a mummy, as well as Zita Johann. At the top it says "It comes to life!" At the bottom it says "Karloff the Uncanny as The Mummy" and below that are more of the movie credits.
The Mummy is a 1932 horror film from Universal Pictures directed by Karl Freund and starring Boris Karloff as a revived ancient Egyptian priest. The movie also features Zita Johann, David Manners and Edward van Sloan. The film had several sequels in the 1940s, namely The Mummy's Hand (1940), The Mummy's Tomb (1942), The Mummy's Ghost (1944), The Mummy's Curse (1944). The 1999 version of The Mummy is loosely based on this movie.