An ancient Peruvian mummy that has been part of the collection of the Corpus Christi Museum of Natural History and Science for 60 years received its first X-ray yesterday at Driscoll Children’s Hospital. Very little is known about the mummy which was removed from Peru by unknown (illegal?) means at an unknown time. It has […]
Is President Trump feeding stories to the ‘National Enquirer’? The magazine boasts an “exclusive” story this week claiming that the Pentagon has developed a space laser that “could zap North Korea off the map” by focusing the sun’s energy...Show More Summary
Amelia's definitive Goosebumps dissection continues! It's time to Give Yourself Goosebumps with Return of the Mummy! The post Give Yourself Goosebumps: Return of the Mummy appeared first on Rogues Portal.
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Autumn art shows offer an eyeful and fresh insights.
“This find is important for marketing. This is exactly what Egypt needs.” That doesn’t sound like a typical announcement by Egypt’s antiquities minister, Khaled el-Enany, that archeologists have discovered a 3,500-year-old tomb “stuffed...Show More Summary
The Honest Trailers team rips into Universal's The Mummy remake as a "loose collection of studio notes masquerading as a single movie...with one unholy purpose holding it together: make the Dark Universe happen."
Even though Universal’s latest attempt to remake The Mummy only just came out this past summer, the movie was so painfully bad and forgettable that it feels like it’s been much longer. Thankfully (or maybe unfortunately), the folks at...Show More Summary
If you look at the top righthand blog sidebar you'll see I have a new book coming out next month called MUMMES, (pre-order right HERE!) And leading up to the release, I'll be posting occasional mummy, or mummy related stories, sort of like this one-- which is actually not about the type of mummies the book speaks of. Show More Summary
You may have completely missed the remake of The Mummy that came out earlier this year. I certainly did, or even if I'd heard about it, I've already forgotton it. (YouTube link) So it was a horror film starring Tom Cruise that people expected to resemble the 1999 Brendon Fraser movie. No wonder Screen Junkies had plenty to say about it in this Honest Trailer.
It's been a few weeks since Tom Cruise injured himself on the Mission: Impossible 6 set, and his The Mummy costar, Courtney B. Vance, has an update on his condition.
A new Honest Trailer for The Mummy completely rips it apart for trying to use the Marvel Cinematic Universe's formula.
When Universal began the reboot of the Universal Monsters earlier this year with the launch of Dark Universe and the release of The Mummy I failed to make it out to theaters to see the film. It’s one of my biggest regrets of the year. The Mummy was panned by critics — though our own […]
His tomb holds multiple mummies.
Archeologists in Egypt have uncovered the ancient tomb of a royal goldsmith and jeweller containing mummies, believed to be his family members, and treasure more than three millennia old. The haul of jewelry, statues and ancient sarcophagi, the traditional anthropomorphic coffins used in the time...
Director Alex Kurtzman's THE MUMMY, the first entry in the Dark Universe that Universal is planning to build around their classic monster characters, has made over $400 million at the global box office - an impressive haul that would...Show More Summary
The haul of jewelry, statues and ancient sarcophagi was recovered from Luxor’s Valley of the Kings.
But someone has been in there before.
The Draa Abul Nagaa necropolis in Luxor has had an extraordinarily productive year. In April Egypt’s Antiquities Ministry announced the discovery of a more than a thousand ushabti funerary figurines, eight mummies and 10 wooden sarcophagi with their polychrome paint still vivid in the tomb of an 18th Dynasty judge named Userhat. A month later […]
Egyptian archaeologists have discovered a tomb of a prominent goldsmith who lived more than 3,000 years ago, unearthing statues, mummies and jewellery in the latest major find near the Nile city of Luxor. Egypt's Minister of Antiquities...Show More Summary