Horror News

The Mummy London Premiere Cancelled in Light of Manchester Attack In light of this past week’s tragic terror attack during an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester MEN Arena, the London premiere of the forthcoming Dark Universe franchise film The Mummy has been cancelled by chief distributor Universal Pictures. Much like the comparative cancellation of the U.K. premiere of the DC Extended Universe production that is Wonder Woman from Warner Bros.

New Mummy Video Explores the Dark Universe’s Legacy A new video for Universal Pictures’ The Mummy explores the legacy of the Dark Universe. In an age where it seems more and more like every major studio is trying to create their own kind of shared cinematic universe – in an attempt to replicate the success of Marvel Studios’ Marvel Cinematic Universe – Universal’s decision to bring back their most famous monsters in cinema history feels like one of the most viable.

‘The Mummy’: TV Spots, Posters, And Highlights From #TheMummyDay It’s apparently The Mummy Day today according to Universal Pictures. They are having a huge press event in downtown Los Angeles with the principle cast including Tom Cruise, Annanelle Wallis, Jake Johnson and Sofia Boutella all expected to attend the event. They are also unveiling a 75-foot sarcophagus. There was a live stream of the event along with pictures, some new TV spots, and posters for the upcoming movie.

The Beginning of a Dark Universe in the Final Trailer for The Mummy There’s a lot of action and even more Tom Cruise running and fighting in The Mummy, a film that’s supposed to kick-start the Universal Monsters shared universe. “Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess, whose destiny was unjustly taken from her, is awakened in our current day bringing with […] Read The Beginning of a Dark Universe in the Final Trailer for The Mummy on Filmonic.

‘The Mummy’ Gets A Slightly More Lighthearted Trailer Universal’s second bid to launched a shared “monsterverse”, a reboot of The Mummy, arrives June 9th. To this point, the trailers have focused on the horror aspects, as Tom Cruise’s adventurer has been cursed with immortality and looking like Tom Cruise while immortal, and also the setpieces. This trailer wants to remind us that Cruise’s natural charm and comic timing won’t go to waste either. The trailer also delves into the plot a little more.

New ‘The Mummy’ Featurette: Russell Crowe is the Nick Fury of the Universal Monsters Universe In the early days of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the various films and characters were connected by the mysterious organization known as S.H.I.E.L.D., which was run by the enigmatic super-spy Nick Fury. And while this agency has grown less central to the films as time has gone on, we’re starting to see the MCU effect in other movies that want to build “shared universes.” Just look to Kong: Skull Island, which connects to 2014’s Godzilla through a secretive organization called Monarch. And wouldn’t you know it?

Texas Chainsaw Massacre prequel Leatherface finally has a release date. Leatherface was of course introduced in director Tobe Hooper’s classic 1974 fright fest The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, and is in many ways one of the grandfathers of the entire slasher genre, hitting screens years before any of the other aforementioned killers. Unfortunately, the franchise Leatherface went on to lead – so far comprised of 7 total films – has been one of the most inconsistent and strange out there.

Radiohead's Thom Yorke to Score SUSPIRIA Remake I will be the first to admit that I am not as big a Dario Argento devotee as others within the ScreenAnarchy fold so the news of the Suspiria remake was met more passive aggressively than anything.

Princess Ahmanet’s 5 Stages of Transformation in The Mummy A new behind the scenes video for The Mummy teases the five stages of transformation Princess Ahmanet goes through in the upcoming horror thriller. The Mummy, of course, signals a rebirth of Universal Pictures monster movie franchise, which first introduced moviegoers to the likes of Dracula, Frankenstein and The Bride of Frankenstein an in the 1930s. Universal first brought back The Mummy –– first played by the legendary Boris Karloff — for a trilogy of movies starting in 1999.

Tom Cruise Stares Down Sofia Boutella in Latest 'Mummy' Preview Image June 9 is gonna be a big day in 2017: not just this writer’s birthday, not just the funniest numerical date of the year (6/9 — nice), not just the release of well-pedigreed indies Beatriz at Dinner and It Comes at Night. The day will undoubtedly be dominated by the grand debut of Universal’s remake of The Mummy starring box-office king of summer Tom Cruise and breakout star Sofia Boutella.

Subscribe to this RSS topic: Syndicate content