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The Mummy (2017)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Fantasy | 9 June 2017 (USA)
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An ancient Egyptian princess is awakened from her crypt beneath the desert, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

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Alex Kurtzman

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David Koepp (screenplay by), Christopher McQuarrie (screenplay by) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Cruise ... Nick Morton
Russell Crowe ... Henry Jekyll
Annabelle Wallis ... Jenny Halsey
Sofia Boutella ... Ahmanet
Jake Johnson ... Sgt. Vail
Courtney B. Vance ... Colonel Greenway
Marwan Kenzari ... Malik
Simon Atherton Simon Atherton ... Crusader
Stephen Thompson ... First Man
James Arama James Arama ... Second Man
Matthew Wilkas ... Reporter
Sohm Kapila ... Reporter
Sean Cameron Michael ... Archaeologist
Rez Kempton ... Construction Manager
Erol Ismail Erol Ismail ... Ahmanet's Warrior
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Storyline

Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess, 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. Written by Universal Pictures

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence, action and scary images, and for some suggestive content and partial nudity | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA | China | Japan

Release Date:

9 June 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Untitled Mummy Reboot See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$125,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$31,688,375, 11 June 2017

Gross USA:

$80,227,895

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$409,231,607
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Auro 11.1 | Dolby Atmos (Dolby Atmos+Vision)| Dolby Surround 7.1 | DTS (DTS: X)| SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

The film's original plot was set in Iraq and followed a Navy SEAL and his team that battle mummies led by Ashurbanipal. See more »

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Before the bird strike they say they are descending to 12000 feet which is too high for the birds to be. See more »

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Cross Rail Worker: [having just broken through with their drill] What the hell is this?
Construction Worker: I don't know.
Cross Rail Worker: [stepping inside] Whoa! Bloody hell!
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I Predict A Riot
Written by Nick Hodgson (as Nicholas Hodgson), Ricky Wilson (as Charles Wilson), Simon Rix (as James Rix), Nick Baines (as Nicholas Baines) and Andrew White
Performed by Kaiser Chiefs
Courtesy of Polydor Ltd./Republic Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Don't suspend your judgment, kill it and throw it away
18 June 2017 | by ayoreinfSee all my reviews

I get it, it's not a reboot of the Brendan Fraser Mummy of 1999 onward. It's an attempt to create a whole new cinematic world, or rather cinematic universe. Populated with super beings, over which none will claim rights from Universal Studios. Beings that Universal own already. It's an interesting idea with some financial wisdom behind it. It could've been a real stroke of genius if it was done with the right amount of levity. The Brendan Fraser style of humor is badly needed here, but he's not here, neither is anybody else who can take himself lightly. So instead we get a dark, pompous serious attitude debating which way is it we should use to triumph over evil altogether.

Cinematically it means tons of CGI, and every kind of monster the script writer could find in the archives of Universal St. and some from other cinematic archives too. It was a bit much when they tried it on 2004 with Van Helsing. And Hugh Jackman never repeated that mistake. So Tom Cruise is here to take his place. Truth is, we should've seen it coming. Tom Cruise must've wanted to be Superman all these years, but even he knew he wasn't physically suitable so he relented into an endless list of action heroes that were borderline super beings but not actually super. Thing is, he's not getting younger, and the idea of doing his own stunts is getting less and less practical, so Tom Cruise found the ultimate solution, he went in and made himself a god.

Yes if you do want to watch it, you need to do more than just suspend your judgment. You'll have to kill it and make sure it doesn't come back to haunt you.


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