• The Mummy Returns (2001)

The Mummy Returns

Release Date: May 4th, 2001

DVD Release Date: October 2nd, 2001

PG-13 |2 hr 9 min

Plot Summary

Ten years after the events of the first film, Rick (Brendan Fraser) and Evelyn (Rachel Weisz) O'Connell are settled in 1935 London, where they are raising their son. When a chain of events finds the corpse of Imhotep (Arnold Vosloo) resurrected, the O'Connells go on a desperate race to save the world from unspeakable evil and to rescue their son before it is too late.

Cast: Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo, Oded Fehr, Patricia Velasquez, Freddie Boath, Alun Armstrong

Director: Stephen Sommers

Genres: Fantasy , Action , Adventure

Production Co: Alphaville Films, Imohotep Productions

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Son , 1930s , Escape , Suspenseful , Wife ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Although the sequel retains its predecessor's breezy retro spirit, The Mummy Returns is a mite darker and scarier and the effects a little spiffier.

  • 40
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    This frenzied sequel has all of the clank but none of the swank of the previous version.

  • 75
    Susan WloszczynaUSA Today

    There's much mumbo-jumbo about past lives and symbolic tattoos, but who cares when you can gaze at a sight as lovely as a dirigible floating in the night sky? show more

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