• Gal Gadot in contention for the title role in The Bride of Frankenstein
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    Ben Bussey

    Gal Gadot in contention for the title role in The Bride of Frankenstein

    Director Bill Condon considering the Wonder Woman actress for delayed horror remake, if first choice Angelina Jolie pulls out.

  • 20 great female movie monsters which came before The Mummy
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    Ben Bussey

    20 great female movie monsters which came before The Mummy

    Universal's gender-swapped reboot isn't the first film to put a monstrous woman centre-stage.

  • Critics decry The Mummy as Tom Cruise's 'worst film' yet
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    Critics decry The Mummy as Tom Cruise's 'worst film' yet

    An inauspicious start lies ahead for Universal's new franchise – with dreadful box office predictions and equally dreadful reviews coming in for 'The Mummy'.

  • Get an eyeful of this creepy new The Mummy poster
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    Get an eyeful of this creepy new The Mummy poster

    Sofia Boutella’s Princess Ahmanet has got her eye on us. Yes, that’s pretty creepy – and it seems to hint that Universal’s upcoming reboot of ‘The Mummy’ will be somewhat darker than the more recent entries in the franchise. Ahmanet’s double-pupil eyes were already highlighted in an attention-grabbing shot in the first trailer for the Tom Cruise-led monster movie, and now this image has been made the focus of a new official poster.

  • Tom Cruise In Talks For The Mummy Reboot
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    Ben Bussey

    Tom Cruise In Talks For The Mummy Reboot

    Seems Universal are not aiming low with their planned reboot of their monster movie universe. First we hear they want Scarlett Johansson to star in their ‘Creature From the Black Lagoon’ remake, next we hear they’re pursuing Angelina Jolie Pitt for ‘The Bride of Frankenstein’ - and now this.  To take the lead in their 2017 reboot of ‘The Mummy,’ the film intended to kickstart their new monster franchise, they’re entering talks with none other than Tom Cruise, according to Variety. - Alex Kurtzman Discusses Universal Monster Reboot - Jolie Pitt For The Bride of Frankenstein? - Writers Hired For Van Helsing A fresh take on the franchise which began in the 1930s, and not related to the more recent Brendan Fraser movies, this reboot of ‘The Mummy’ is to be directed by Alex Kurtzman.