Mr. Hyde…No Longer in Hiding?

Nope. He no longer is, according to these recent images and video which have now hit the Internet for the upcoming Universal Studios’ reboot of The Mummy. The June release is the first in what they’re claiming will be a reintroduction to the world of the Golden Age Universal Monsters (you know, The Mummy, Frankenstein’s Monster, Read More …

The Mummy Speaks. No, Really!

The Mummy Speaks Russell is seen in close-ups for this promo. We also get an extended TV promo. Running approximately one minute, the Oscar winner has a lot of dialogue compared to the first release trailer, and the Mummy speaks in this one too.

The Mummy (2017): First Images

Hard to believe it’s nearly 2017 and this movie is in post-production. Release Date: June 6th, 2017 There is alleged blowback to the trailer (which I posted earlier) which (as of this past Sunday) had 7000 down votes, because fans of the 1999 movie remake are asking “Where’s Brendan Fraser?” Remember, the Fraser version, at Read More …

THE MUMMY (2017) – The First Official Trailer

London gets hammered…again. The line Russell’s character uses about a new world of ‘gods and monsters’ was uttered back in 1935 in James Whale’s The Bride of Frankenstein (with Boris Karloff). The character Doctor Pretorius (Ernest Thesiger) makes a toast – witnessed by The Monster – in which he says the classic line ‘To a new Read More …

William Henry Pratt – the Uncanny

Of all the Universal stars of the Golden Age of Horror in the 1920’s, 1930’s and early 1940’s, for me, the greatest was christened William Henry Pratt, the baby in a family of nine children born to Edward and Eliza Sarah Pratt in Camberwell, London, England on November 23rd, 1887. A bit of trivia about Read More …

Russell Crowe: ‘The Mummy’ Is ‘Designed to Seriously Scare the S— Out of You’

VARIETY: MAY 7, 2016 | 12:01PM PT Unlike Brendan Fraser’s trilogy, Universal’s “The Mummy” reboot is better categorized as a horror pic than an action-adventure, according to Russell Crowe. Crowe confirmed that he’s joined Tom Cruise in the remake. “I’m gonna do it,” Crowe said about the film at a press junket at the Beverly Hilton promoting Read More …