• The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008)

The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor

Release Date: August 1st, 2008

DVD Release Date: December 16th, 2008

PG-13 |1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary

Cursed by a devious sorceress, China's ruthless Dragon Emperor (Jet Li) and his vast army lie buried in clay for millennia. When young archaeologist Alex O'Connell is tricked into reviving the emperor, he and his famous parents (Brendan Fraser, Maria Bello) must find a way to send the ghoul back to the grave before he can awaken his vast army and take over the world.

Cast: Brendan Fraser, Jet Li, Maria Bello, John Hannah, Russell Wong, Liam Cunningham, Luke Ford, Isabella Leong

Director: Rob Cohen

Genres: Action , Adventure , Fantasy

Production Co: Relativity, Alphaville Films, Shanghai Film Studio, Universal Pictures, Sean Daniel Company

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Rivalry , Quest , Rousing , Suspenseful , Mother , 1940s , England , Rescue

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    The movie bogs down in tiresome good guys vs. bad guys action cliches. show more

  • 30
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Too much of the proceedings are silly rather than horrifying, with the nadir being the appearance of some particularly athletic Yetis who briefly pitch in to lend a hand. show more

  • 20
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    The best news about this clangorous clunker is that it may well have vanquished the Mummy franchise. show more

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