The Mummy Was Meant To Deconstruct Tom Cruise Movies The director of The Mummy has stated that the first entry in the Dark Universe franchise was meant to be a Tom Cruise movie that felt “different and interesting“. It wouldn’t be stretching the truth to say that The Mummy has had a very negative reception from critics and poor reviews. It’s disappointing for Universal, who anticipated that this would be the movie that all future Dark Universe movies would spring from. The next entry is planned to be Bride of Frankenstein in February 2019, which is expected to be followed by The Invisible Man and many more besides. But d