Passengers amidst a luxury ocean liner are terrorized when the mummified body of Gatanebo, a powerful Caribbean voodoo priest is resurrected. As Gatanebo switches back and forth from mummy to living man, several passengers lose their lives. In spite of the turmoil he brings on the South Sea, Gatanebo is unable to keep himself from falling for Sylvia, a passenger who reminds him of a love from his past life.