Starring: Tom Cruise, Russell Crowe, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance
Action-adventure horror directed by Alex Kurtzman which is the first installment in the Universal Monsters Cinematic Universe.
Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess, Ahmanet (Sofia Boutella), 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.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Sgt. Vail: Oh, no, no, no! We don’t even know what’s down there.
Nick Morton: Treasure, that’s what’s down there. Come on, Vail. Where’s your sense of adventure?
[to Vail, after they accidently find the Mummy burial ground]
Nick Morton: See, what did I tell you?
Jenny Halsey: Whatever’s in there has been safely hidden for two thousand years. This isn’t a tomb, it’s a prison.
Jenny Halsey: The hieroglyph said she was named Ahmanet, chosen to be Egypt’s next queen. But her thirst for power led her down a darker path, one that had to be stopped.
[referring to the flock of birds heading towards their plane]
Nick Morton: What the hell?
Nick Morton: Am I dead?
Dr. Henry Jekyll: You are alive because of what you brought on that plane.
Nick Morton: Who the hell are you?
Dr. Henry Jekyll: Welcome to Prodigium. We recognize, examine, contain and destroy evil. But what you have released isn’t like anything we’ve ever faced. The ultimate evil.
Nick Morton: She did something to me.
Dr. Henry Jekyll: Because of your actions this ancient power has returned.
Dr. Henry Jekyll: You are alive because you were chosen.
Nick Morton: Chosen? By what?
Dr. Henry Jekyll: Evil. The ultimate evil.
Dr. Henry Jekyll: Welcome to a new world of gods and monsters.
Nick Morton: I saw her. She is real.
Jenny Halsey: I know you’re a good man. You gave me the only parachute without hesitation.
Nick Morton: I thought there was another one.
Dr. Henry Jekyll: Please meet Princess Ahmanet. She will claim what she has been denied.
Jenny Halsey: [to Nick] Legend has it she’s a being of unimaginable powers. Now she’s using you to regain them.
Dr. Henry Jekyll: She will not stop until she has remade our world into her own.
Nick Morton: Jenny, just stay with me.
Jenny Halsey: I’m scared!
Nick Morton: I’m going to figure this out.
Jenny Halsey: Don’t leave me.
[suddenly Jenny gets pulled under the water]
Sgt. Vail: [to Nick] You can’t run. You can’t escape. She’s got plans for you.
Dr. Henry Jekyll: Sacrifices must be made.
Nick Morton: Where does that leave me?
Dr. Henry Jekyll: With a choice.
Ahmanet: Come to me.
The Mummy is set for release in the US and UK June 9th.