The main character of “Mission: Impossible” – Tom Cruise is terrified because of awakening the princess mummy from an ancient tomb in the first teaser of the blockbuster film – The Mummy.
Universal released the first teaser of The Mummy. The 15 – second clip begins with the scene of a coffin unearthed by a group of American soldiers. Then, Dr. Nick Morton (played by Tom Cruise) frighteningly tell to the companion girl: “I encountered her. She is real.”
The next scene is about the ancient princess – Ahmanet – in the figure of a mummy rising from the tomb and using magic to bring down many streets in the 21st century. Nick Morton and Annabelle Wallis flee from a collapsed house. After that, Nick Morton must race against time to beat the mummy off and pushed her back the ancient tomb.
The teaser also showed the film taking place in many regions, from the barren desert to the deep sea. In addition to Tom Cruise in the role of the archaeologist and Sofia Boutella in the role of the Egyptian mummy, Russell Crowe appeared as the eccentric doctor – Dr. Jekyll. This character will become the leading role in the next part. Jake Johnson and Courtney B. Vance played the secondary role.
The Mummy is the latest film about the Egyptian mumy. This character has ever been filmed many times in the past 85 years in Hollywood. The first film about the legendary monster was lauched in 1932 and Boris Karloff played the role of the mummy. The new action adventure story was directed by Alex Kurtzman. He co-produced with Chris Morgan. The work showed more scenes with high techniques.
This is the second film in the cinematic universe about monster of Universal – after Dracula Untold in 2014. The film showed that Universal followed the strategy of Marvel – making many films on the same topic (monsters) and they were related. The monsters are expected to be on screen in the next years including the vampire hunter Van Helsing, the monster Frankenstein, The Invisible Man and The Wolf Man.
The Mummy will be released on June 9, 2017.