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Classic Horror Origins: The Mummy

Everyone may recognize The Mummy, but how many of them actually know where he came from? This quick recap will give you the facts you need to know regarding one of the horror genre’s most enduring characters.

Dark Universe’s Future Seems Dark

The Dark Universe seemed to be ready to rock and roll. Full of A-List stars, writers, and directors. However now it looks like we have already shut the door on the universe.

The Mummy Failed Due to Universal’s Bad Strategy

Universal Studios is hoping that their new “Dark Universe” will be the next MCU. So far, they’re off to a weak start. The Tom Cruise action flick The Mummy, which is the official beginning to the “Dark Universe”, is seriously underperforming at the box office. The movie’s poor performance highlights a major miscalculation that will continue to derail the “Dark Universe” unless Universal changes its strategy.

A Phantom and A Hunchback join the Dark Universe

As The Mummy wakes up to hit theaters, its director adds a few more monsters to the world. Plus some casting choices and possible confirmation on who he would like to see make their way to the Dark Universe.

Ahmanet Has A Plan For Us in the Latest Trailer for...

The Mummy reboot is well on its way!  Before it gets here, discover how Ahmanet became The Mummy!

Monster Men Unite: Universal’s Monster Reboot Has Its Team of Writers

The latest cinematic shared universe, which will consist of the classic monsters of film from Universal Studios movie library, is moving ahead. They’ve gathered a team of writers—some veteran, some fairly new—to act as the Think Tank who will oversee the rebooted Cinematic Monster Universe.

Javier Bardem In Talks To Play Frankenstein’s Monster

Universal Pictures' Monster universe is underway and they're eyeing an Oscar-winning actor to play Frankenstein's Monster!  Come inside for more details and a few set photos from the Mummy reboot!

Examining Hollywood Remakes: The Mummy

Our series on remakes continues and since Universal Studios has announced a new version of the Mummy, set for a 2017 release, it seemed like a good time to dissect the previous attempt to redo this story. This week, Cinelinx looks at The Mummy (1999).

‘Kingsman’ Actress In Negotiations to Become The Villain in The Mummy...

Universal may have found its villain for its upcoming Mummy reboot in Kingsman star Sofia Boutella, read on for more!

Universal Confirms Dracula Untold is the First Entry in a Shared...

 

Shared cinematic universes are all the rage now; and even the monsters are getting in on the act. Universal Studios confirms what has been rumored for a year now. There will be a unified film universe for the iconic movie monsters and Dracula Untold is the first volley in the game.

Do Video Games Cause Real World Violence? | 2nd Opinion Podcast...

Thanks for checking out the 2nd Opinion Podcast! On this episode, we talk about some of the latest games news, but take a moment...