Here’s a Freaky First Look at the Upcoming Reboot of ‘The Mummy’

Tom Cruise seems pretty upset in this early teaser.

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We have the very first footage of the reboot of The Mummy franchise, and it looks pretty freaky. 

In the 16-second teaser, we see two cut-up clips of Nick Morton (played by Tom Cruise) claiming, “He saw her (“her” presumably being the evil mummified antagonist),” interspersed with scenes of a sarcophagus, Russell Crowe walking, and of course, a mummy.

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In addition to Cruise and Crowe, the rest of the cast is notably star-studded. Other big names include Jake Johnson (Jurassic World), Annabelle Wallis (Peaky Blinders), and Courtney B. Vance (American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson). 

There isn’t much else to mull over currently. There’s the theatrical poster, which admittedly looks pretty bad ass. 

And a very short synopsis, via IMDB: “An ancient princess is awakened from her crypt beneath the desert, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.” Sounds about right. 

There’s also these on-set photos from shooting in Oxford, in which Cruise looks very concerned about something. 

“I saw her!”
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[Photo: Getty/Barcroft Media] 

The Mummy is set to hit theaters June 9. If you’re as curious as we are, then you’ll want to get a look at the first full-length trailer when it drops this Sunday. 

h/t: Gizmodo