Universal’s Dark Universe May Already Be In Trouble

It was a bold move, announcing a full, connected, star-studded franchise before releasing a single movie. But that’s what Universal did earlier this winter with the monster-centric Dark Universe. Then The Mummy came out. Now, it seems things may already be coming apart at the seams.

The Mummy Is Monstrous, Just For All The Wrong Reasons

The Mummy is the first movie in the “Dark Universe,” a planned series of films that will intertwine the ghoulish tales of the classic Universal Monsters. But it contains zero scares and is devoid of any sense of fun. What it does have is whole lot of Tom Cruise, and…

The Mummy Unleashes The First Peek At Russell Crowe’s Mr Hyde

Video: Though The Mummy stars Tom Cruise and Sofia Boutella, one of the most intriguing characters is played by Russell Crowe. The Oscar winner is Dr Jekyll, a key figure in the new Universal Monsters film universe, and this new video reveals his dark side.