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Universal Monsters: Why Can't We Get These Monsters Back in Theaters?

Just a couple years ago, when Universal tried to create a "shared universe" for the Universal Monsters and kicked it off with The Mummy, a very dumb film that featured terrible special effects and too many "franchise seeds" that has become a hallmark of modern filmmaking There was nothing there that made it feel like[...]

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Lauren Looks Back: "The Mummy" (1932)

Universal Studios The Mummy needs no introduction This pre-code horror film is typically grouped in with Universal's other classic horror movies, including Dracula, Frankenstein, and The Creature From the Black Lagoon The plot is simple - in 1921 the tomb of Im-Ho-Tep is uncovered It is revealed that Im-Ho-Tep was condemned and buried alive Along[...]

Elizabeth Banks to Direct, Star in 'Invisible Woman' at Universal

They of course made a big splash with the announcement of the Dark Universe a few years back, only to watch multiple projects fail to get off the ground when The Mummy bombed at the box office with Tom Cruise starring Elizabeth Banks is an inspired choice to star in this It is outside her[...]

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Universal Monsters Fans: "Horrified" is a Scary Good Table Top Experience

Universal Monsters fans have a new experience to pick up, as Ravensburger has released Horrified. The tabletop game aims to have given players the experience of being chased by the Universal Monsters themselves, including the Creature, Wolf Man, Dracula, Invisible Man, Mummy, Frankenstein, and the Bride. You must work together to defeat 2, 3 or […]

Universal Monsters Ravensburger Board Game Horrified Coming August 1st

Universal Monsters Ravensburger Game Horrified Coming August 1st

Depending on which classic monster you are up against- Frankenstein, The Bride, The Mummy, The Creature, The Wolf Man, The Invisible Man, or Dracula, the game will be more difficult and the strategy will shift and change It sounds like a great time for fans of Universal Monsters, and hopefully I can track down a[...]

What's In The Box?!: Loot Crate DX – October 2018

He's great for display, not much else, but he looks fantastic.The first of two clothing items in the box, we got a scarf designed to look like The Mummy's bandages This one kinda made me laugh as I took it out of the box, because it's such a silly design, but if you're[...]

Alex Kurtzman Says Universal's 'The Mummy' Wasn't What he Wanted it to Be

Alex Kurtzman probably made the right choice when he opted to exit the planned Universal Monsters Universe after the....disappointing...box office performance of his feature film starring Tom Cruise- The Mummy.To be fair, there were certainly some good ideas contained within the film, like Russell Crowe as Henry Jekyll/Mr Hyde That casting was a BRILLIANT choice, and should have[...]

New Horror Streaming for January on Netflix, Hulu, and More!

Check out the lists by service down below!Hulu:Beetlejuice Children of the Corn Cujo Hellraiser Mimic Pet Sematary Pet Sematary 2 Graveyard Shift Silver Bullet Thinner The Dead Zone The Others Total Recall Netflix:Godzilla Godzilla The Planet Eater I Know What You Did Last Summer Pan's Labyrinth The Adams Family The Mummy The Mummy Returns The Strangers HBO Now:Dawn a Dark Hall Psycho (1998) Psycho 2 Psycho 3 Shudder:A Discovery of Witches Cold Skin Don't Leave Home Cat People The Changeling Don't Look Now The Faculty Hellraiser 3:[...]

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Netflix's January Offerings: 'Indiana Jones', 'Pulp Fiction', and More

Bean's Holiday Pan's Labyrinth Pinky Malinky — Netflix original Pulp Fiction Swingers Tears of the Sun The Addams Family The Boy in the Striped Pajamas The Dark Knight The Departed The Mummy The Mummy Returns The Strangers Tidying Up with Marie Kondo — Netflix original Watchmen xXx XXX: State of the UnionJanuary 2nd:Monty Python and the Holy GrailJanuary 4th:And Breathe Normally — Netflix original Call My Agent!, Season 3 — Netflix original El[...]


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Playmobil Take Along Haunted House is a Halloween Must-Have

I also like The Mummy with his goofy grin, Dracula and how fancy he looks I love them all I must track down the Wolf Man and Witch two-pack to complete the set soon.We love this thing This will become a permanent display in our Halloween decorations as my daughter grows out of playing with[...]

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Universal Monsters ReAction Figures Wave 1 Now Available From Super7

The first wave consists of 6 figures: Mole Man from The Mole People, The Mummy from The Mummy, The Masque of the Red Death from Phantom of the Opera, Metaluna Mutant from The Island Earth, Creature from The Creature From the Black Lagoon, and Wolf Man from The Wolf Man.All of the ReAction figures feature[...]

Anne Rice's Thoughts About That Mysterious Egyptian Sarcophagus

He's brought back into consciousness by sunlight in Victorian England; romantic and supernatural adventures ensue.After so long, it was a delightful surprise when Anne announced that she was teaming up with her son to revisit the character in a sequel, "Ramses The Damned: The Passion of Cleopatra" published in 2017.So yesterday, Christopher tweeted to Anne,[...]

Heist 88: American Crime's Courtney B. Vance To Lead FX Crime Drama

Simpson, Vance was recently seen in the films Office Christmas Party and The Mummy He also starred in the HBO film The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks The actor is currently finishing post-production on Wes Anderson’s upcoming animated film Isle of Dogs and TNT's television film Civil.Pam Veasey and Mark Tayor will be joining Vance, Johnson-Cochran, and Hemingway as executive[...]


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In Defense Of The Mummy – An Origin Story Of An Anti-Hero

A couple recent examples are Marvel's Inhumans and The Mummy I've seen both and where I think the studios set the expectations too high, neither property deserves the hatred that it received from on-line critics Nether is great, but they have some redeeming value I've talked about Inhumans before and I will in a later[...]

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The Mummy Gets An Honest Trailer – Run, Tom Cruise, Run!

In a moment of coincidental timing, I was just watching the new Honest Trailer for The Mummy starring Tom Cruise when I got a package delivered that included a Blu-ray copy of The Mummy This film was supposed to be the launch of Universal's new Dark Universe that stars, as they say in the trailer,[...]

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'The Mummy' Is Now A Hit, Thanks To The Chinese Box Office

The Mummy is, for lack of a better phrase, not dead Now that the import ban on western movies has finally come down, the lucrative Chinese Box Office is saving several movies from oblivion Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets is reportedly doing very well there, but it probably won't be enough to[...]

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AMC Entertainment's Earnings Have Plummeted This Summer

Also, why not blame this on the The Emoji Movie, too? It's a fun and healthy way to express our anger at its existence.AMC Chief Adam Aron blamed this on flops like King Arthur: Legend of the Sword and Baywatch for not putting butts in theater seats. Hits like Wonder Woman helped things, but they didn't make up for the metric ton of crap movies that[...]

Mummy Director Alex Kurtzman Not Sure About Future With Dark Universe

However, The Mummy (2017) was also received with a critical panning and disappointing box office profits Despite this, Universal seems intent on forcing this thing to stumble onwards, possibly due to sinking money on special effects and actors like Tom Cruise, Russell Crowe, and Johnny Depp.When IGN asked Alex Kurtzman about his status in the Dark Universe series of films,[...]