Russell Mulcahy's Tale of the Mummy
Russell Mulcahy's Tale of the Mummy (1999)

Best known for his Highlander series, Russell Mulcahy pays homage to the Hammer films of the 1960s with this all-star recreation of the Mummy story. Centuries ago, a sadistic prince named Talos was buried and his tomb was infinitely cursed… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: February 13, 1999
DVD Release Date: August 28, 2001
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Critic Score: 29% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Sebastian Zavala Kahn

Tale of the Mummy might not work as a serious horror picture -it's much too cheesy and lacking in suspense for that- or as a lighthearted adventure -it's too self-serious-, but it's certainly entertaining.

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Michael Dequina

Unless you find the idea of killer mummy wraps particularly frightening, chances are you'll find this direct-to-vid thriller as ridiculous as I did.

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Gerry Shamray
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Not bad but poor CGI muffles the scares.

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Wahida K
Dull in every corner and every bit of the Movie.
Cassandra Maples
This really was a poor film , full of corny lines , bad acting and dull special effects. You could tell the director is not English as all the characters were… More
Dean McKenna
Director Russell Mulcahy's film is an okay diversion, but lacks the appeal and thrills needed to make it grand entertainment.