Universal Pictures has revealed a first look teaser at their upcoming reboot of The Mummy. Taking place in modern day, the sci-fi action-packed monster movie is directed by Alex kurtzman and stars Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, and Russell Crowe.
Usually a trailer teaser is filled with close to nothing, just letting us all know that a trailer with real footage is just around the corner. But this one, while it doesn’t feature an major plot points or backstory, jumps right into the action as we get solid looks at all of the characters, including the mythical monster herself. Yep, staying in line with many of the gender swaps going on in Hollywood, the terror this time around will be in the form of an ancient princess whose destiny was taken from her.
Check out the trailer tease below, and make sure to head back here this weekend for the full trailer reveal. How do you feel about the reboot? Does it look good? Are you excited for the full trailer? Alex Kurtzman’s The Mummy hits theaters on June 19th, 2017 and stars Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance, and Russell Crowe.
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.