What's under that filthy tarp? Will this week's The Mummy's Sabbatical tell you? Only one way to find out!
Meet this charmer in a new strip on THE MUMMY'S SABBATICAL!
As they build their new Univeral Monsters Cinematic Universe, Universal is clearly interested in having the movies run on star power. Tom Cruise is going to be battling the Mummy (which will be played by star-on-the-rise Sofia Boutella), Russell Crowe is Dr. Show More Summary
Bubba Ho-Tep is about foul-mouthed ancient mummies, conspiracy theories, and the ultimate battle between good and evil. It’s also a surprisingly layered tale about growing old, regrets, and redemption. And it stars Bruce Campbell as Elvis Presley. Is this the perfect B-movie? If not, it’s damn near close. Read more...
Javier Botet has a very particular set of skills, and they're all terrifying. The versatile and extraordinarily flexible actor first caught my attention as the terrifying Niña Medeiros that haunts the [REC] franchise, butShow More Summary
Among the many questions that arise within various areas of research involving the unexplained, one of the most asked — and often criticized — involves the need for physical evidence. If we are to prove, for instance, that a creature like Bigfoot exists, how can this be done without the...
While I absolutely adore Doug Jones and everything he’s done to bring mystical and fascinating creatures to life, I’m thrilled that someone else is getting recognition for the same thing. That someone else is none other than Javier Botet, who our own John Squires wrote about just last week. Jones has brought a lot of […]
Dwayne Johnson (formerly known as wrestler "The Rock") has solidified himself as a global box-office powerhouse, with numerous box office hits over these last few years. In 2001, he starred in The Mummy Returns, which grossed more than $400 million worldwide. Show More Summary
Actor Brendan Fraser lived in this handsome midcentury home in Beverly Hills when "George of the Jungle" and "The Mummy" were debuting in theaters. Today, the property continues to reflect the former owner's artistic interests and flair for Hollywood glamour. Recent renovations include the addition...
A new X-ray process allows owners of books from four centuries of printing history (and mummy masks) to know if they have priceless manuscripts hidden inside.
The ancient city of Petra, Jordan, is well known as the backdrop for dozens of Hollywood movies, from “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade” to “The Mummy Returns.” Well, fiction aside, it looks like there really is a secret temple buried here. Archaeologists have found a huge...
I'm pretty happy with the way this one looks, if you don't mind me saying.Please ignore that the strip is repeated in the post. I'm not so good with internets.
A Mother’s Day strip—only four weeks after Mother’s Day!—this week, on THE MUMMY’S SABBATICAL!
A famous dagger found in the wrapping of Egyptian King Tutankhamun’s mummy was made with iron from a meteorite, a study confirms.
When Howard Carter opened the sarcophagus of King Tutankhamun and unwrapped the mummy in 1925, three years after his discovery of the tomb, he found 107 objects placed in the linen bandages. One of them was an iron dagger with a gold handle elaborately decorated with cloisonné enamel, gold granulation in geometric patterns and a [...]
This is the bartender at The River Lethe. The breakout character of 2016, you just wait and see. Exclusively appearing in Week 4 of THE MUMMY'S SABBATICAL.
Universal’s classic monsters are about to return in a big way. The studio is currently planning remakes of many of its iconic horror films like The Mummy, The Wolf Man, The Invisible Man and The Creature From the Black Lagoon, all of which will take place in the same universe. Clearly they’re hoping to emulate […]
If you find a mummy sleeping bag to constricting to sleep with on backpacking or camping trips, a hoodless quilt can be a more comfortable and lighter weight sleep insulation option. Quilts insulate the top of your body at night, while you’re sleeping pad insulates the bottom. They’re very similar to sleeping with a blanket, making […]
Egypt's Ministry of Antiquities announced on Tuesday that they had discovered the 3,800-year-old remains of Lady Sattjeni, whose family ruled Elephantine, the tactically-important Egyptian isle near Aswan, in the country's southern portion. Sattjeni...Show More Summary