The Mummy is an upcoming film this 2017 directed by Alex Kurtzman. This film was written by Christopher McQuarrie and Jon Spaihts. This is a reboot film of The Mummy Franchises and intended to be first type of installment in Universal Monsters shared universe. This film stars some of the best and well-known Hollywood celebrities namely Tom Cruise, Annabelle Wallis, Sofia Boutella, Courtney Vance, Jake Johnson as well as Russell Crowe. This film is expected to be released on the 9th of June, 2017 in IMAX 3D, 3D and 2D.
Universal studio announced that there would be a reboot of The Mummy Franchise which was released in 2012. This movie project went through different types of directors from Len Wiseman who leaved this project in the year 2013 to the second chosen director Andres Muschietti who also decided to leave the movie in the year 2014.
The casting of the movie was also been thoroughly assessed before they finally decide as to who will become the original part of the movie. Alex Kurtzman who was the last to person to direct the film was really impressed with the performance of Tom Cruise on his leading film last November 2015 as well as Sofia Boutella. He was really impressed by the two celebrities’ performances hence he finally decides to choose the two to become part of the movie.
The Mummy film was initially scheduled to be released in year 2016 but was finalized to be released this year 2017 on June 9 at IMAX 3D, 2D and 3D. Last December 2016, IMAX had already released a trailer of the film but with an incorrect audio track attached into it. IMAX reacted through taking down the movie trailer and issuing DMCA notices to stop the movie to spread.