The mummy poster


Year: 2017

Saga: The Mummy

Original Title: The mummy

Country: USA

Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Studios: Universal Pictures

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Release Dates

United Kingdom: June 09 2017

United States: June 09 2017


Ranking: 24 out of 12,502 movies (up 9)


Reboot set in the present era in which Tom Cruise plays Tyler Colt, an American special forces soldier who accompanies Annabelle Wallis, an expedited archeologist. Together they will face the terrifying mummy embodied by actress Sofia Boutella. Rounding out the cast confirmed so far Jake Johnson, Marwan Kenzari, Courtney B. Vance y Dylan Smith. Alex Kurtzman will be responsible for directing the film, which will not sacrifice the traditional look of the monster according Kurtzman "if it were wrapped in bandages, it would not be a mummy." The director aims to preserve the spirit of the original series starring Brendan Fraser, although he is aware that to acclimate the film in the modern world standards change as a challenge to "move an ancient creature to the times and the audience it is created". The script is written by Jon Spaihts ('Prometheus' 2012, 'Passengers' 2016, 'Dr. Strange' 2016). The film takes part of Universal studios 'Monsters Universe' franchise and the movie will be released nine years after 'The Mummy: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor'. Hide full plot... Show full plot


Cast The mummy

Tom Cruise

Tyler Colt

Annabelle Wallis

Jenny Halsey

Russell Crowe

Dr. Jekyll / Mr. Hyde

Shina Shihoko Nagai

Museum tourist

Courtney B. Vance

Colonel Gideon Forster



Trivia The mummy

Len Wiseman was originally set to direct, but dropped out before production began. He was replaced by Andrés Muschietti, who then also dropped out due to creative differences. Will be released 9 years after the last live action mummy film (The Mummy: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor). Part of Universal studios 'Monsters Universe' franchise starting with 2014's 'Dracula Untold'.