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The Mummy Returns (2001 movie)

9 Ratings: 2.8
A movie directed by Stephen Sommers

Proving that bigger is rarely better,The Mummy Returnsserves up so much action and so many computer-generated effects that it quickly grows exhausting. In his zeal to establish a lucrative franchise, writer-director Stephen Sommers dispenses with such … see full wiki

Director: Stephen Sommers
Genre: Action, Adventure
Release Date: May 4, 2001
MPAA Rating: PG-13
4 reviews about The Mummy Returns (2001 movie)
review by . June 26, 2008
Pros: fun, humorous, good adventure, endearing characters     Cons: slapdash CGI and an anticlimactic villain     The Bottom Line: Enjoyable but flawed...     Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie''s plot. "No harm ever came from opening a chest." ~Evie       "Yeah, right, and no harm ever came from reading a book. You remember how that one went?" ~Rick      Rick and Evelyn …
review by . November 16, 2006
posted in Movie Hype
Pros: DVD has outtakes! Whoohoo!     Cons: Some ridiculous CGI, dialogue     The Bottom Line: While not as great as the first movie, it makes for another great adventure in the land of Egypt     Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie's plot. Because The Mummy was such a success, I guess its creators decided making a second one might not be such a shabby idea. Especially since all the actors were ready to get right …
review by . March 15, 2002
posted in Movie Hype
THE MUMMY RETURNS is a sequel to 1999's THE MUMMY. It is an Indiana Jones wannabe crossed with a classic horror flick and flavored with a dash of cutting edge special effects. The combination works brilliantly, bringing forth a modern action-adventure franchise full of Abbot and Costello self-parody.THE MUMMY RETURNS takes place 8 years after THE MUMMY ended. Rick O'Connell (Brendan Fraiser) has married Evelyn (Rachel Weisz) and they have produced an extremely resourceful and witty son named Alex …
review by . May 02, 2001
Pros: Great Specail effects.     Cons: Bad Pacing, little character development, many gapse in logic.     The Bottom Line: This is one Mummy that should have stayed Buried.     Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie's plot. The Summer movie season is back and with it comes a slew of big budgeted films all vying for box office dollars. The Summer movie season is also the time when a barrage of sequels are unleashed …
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