Status: Production As of March 8, 2016
Production: Finalizing production budget, filming the movie begins. Filming to begin April 2016.
The storyline is set in the modern day, with Tom Cruise playing a special forces soldier (or former soldier) and Sofia Boutella playing a scientist. more
In Movie Theaters U.S.Friday, June 9, 2017
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The storyline is set in the modern day, with Tom Cruise playing a special forces soldier (or former soldier) and Sofia Boutella playing a scientist.
Trivia & Production Notes
- Universal Pictures is describing the new movie as an "action-adventure tentpole with horror elements" with new characters.
- This will launch Universal's new cinematic monster universe of classic creature features. Per Hollywood Reporter (11/24/15), other potential films revolve around the characters of Dracula, Frankenstein, the Invisible Man, the Bride of Frankenstein, and vampire hunter Van Helsing.
- Kicking off Universal Pictures' Dark Universe franchise is The Mummy (Movie Insider, 12/13/15).
- In a role written specifically for him, Jake Johnson will play a member of the military.