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The Mummy Synopsis

Tom Cruise headlines a spectacular, all-new cinematic version of the legend that has fascinated cultures all over the world since the dawn of civilization: The Mummy.

Thought safely entombed in a tomb deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess (Sofia Boutella of Kingsman: The Secret Service and Star Trek Beyond) 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.

From the sweeping sands of the Middle East through hidden labyrinths under modern-day London, The Mummy brings a surprising intensity and balance of wonder and thrills in an imaginative new take that ushers in a new world of gods and monsters.

Cruise is joined by a cast including Annabelle Wallis (upcoming King Arthur, television’s Peaky Blinders), Jake Johnson (Jurassic World), Courtney B. Vance (TV’s American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson) and Oscar® winner Russell Crowe (Gladiator).

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It's a well-known fact that Tom Cruise does pretty much all his own stunts in his movies. Now a new video that goes behind the scenes of his new film The Mummy shows us just how much he enjoys stunt work.

Watch How Happy Tom Cruise Is Doing An Insane Stunt For The Mummy

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The Big Change The Mummy Had To Make Because Of X-Men: Days Of Future Past

New Mummy Footage Has Tom Cruise Beating The Hell Out Of Russell Crowe New Mummy Footage Has Tom Cruise Beating The Hell Out Of Russell Crowe
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New Mummy Footage Has Tom Cruise Beating The Hell Out Of Russell Crowe

The Insane Scene From Tom Cruise’s The Mummy That Made The Crew Puke The Insane Scene From Tom Cruise’s The Mummy That Made The Crew Puke
The world of movie making looks to be quite glamorous from the outside looking in. That may even be the case a lot of the time, but sometimes the job just makes you sick.

The Insane Scene From Tom Cruise’s The Mummy That Made The Crew Puke

The Mummy Trailer Unleashes Chaos Mid-Flight The Mummy Trailer Unleashes Chaos Mid-Flight
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The Mummy Trailer Unleashes Chaos Mid-Flight

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Tom Cruise’s The Mummy Trailer Teases Gods, Monsters And Scares Tom Cruise’s The Mummy Trailer Teases Gods, Monsters And Scares
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Tom Cruise’s The Mummy Trailer Teases Gods, Monsters And Scares

How The New Mummy Movie Will Be Different From Its Predecessors How The New Mummy Movie Will Be Different From Its Predecessors
The screenwriter of The Mummy recently opened up regarding how the upcoming reboot will differ from its predecessors. Get the details!

How The New Mummy Movie Will Be Different From Its Predecessors

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Van Helsing Still A Part Of Universal's Shared Monster Universe, According To The Screenwriter

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Tom Cruise's The Mummy May Have Found Its Female Lead

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When Tom Cruise's Mummy Reboot Will Actually Happen

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The Mummy Reboot May Make A Major Change To The Classic Horror Character The Mummy Reboot May Make A Major Change To The Classic Horror Character
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The Mummy Reboot May Make A Major Change To The Classic Horror Character

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Universal Is Delaying A Ton Of Its Anticipated Titles For Some Reason Universal Is Delaying A Ton Of Its Anticipated Titles For Some Reason
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Universal Is Delaying A Ton Of Its Anticipated Titles For Some Reason

The Mummy Reboot Is Still Happening And Alex Kurtzman Will Direct The Mummy Reboot Is Still Happening And Alex Kurtzman Will Direct
There seems to be some disagreement as to what angle the film will pursue. Originally the talk was centered on bringing the character and the legend back to its roots. But when Muschetti pitched a more horror-specific angle, suddenly Universal opted for a more family-friendly “four-quadrant blockbuster” angle.

The Mummy Reboot Is Still Happening And Alex Kurtzman Will Direct

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The Universal Monsters Are Getting Their Own Cinematic Universe

The Mummy Reboot Loses Another Director The Mummy Reboot Loses Another Director
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The Mummy Reboot Loses Another Director

Warcraft Delayed To 2016 And The Mummy Reboot Given A Release Date Warcraft Delayed To 2016 And The Mummy Reboot Given A Release Date
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Warcraft Delayed To 2016 And The Mummy Reboot Given A Release Date

Roberto Orci Trying To 'Create A Universe' With Universal Monster Movie Reboots Roberto Orci Trying To 'Create A Universe' With Universal Monster Movie Reboots
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Roberto Orci Trying To 'Create A Universe' With Universal Monster Movie Reboots

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Few details are currently known about the film, which is being produced by Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Sean Daniel, but according sources Jon Spaihts' script tells the legend of the Mummy in modern times. This will differentiate it from all of the previous titles in the franchise, which were all set back in the 1920s.

Mama Director To Take Over The Mummy Reboot

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Len Wiseman Won't Be Directing The Mummy Reboot After All

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