The Mummy Reviews

October 8, 2020
One looks forward with vivid expectation to seeing how the centuries-dead creature will react to the sights and sounds of the present day. But the further the story goes, the more thoroughly it lapses into the worn-out hocus-pocus of melodrama.
October 8, 2020
An eerie, weirdly moving film about loneliness and the persistence of history.
October 21, 2010
Thoroughly unreasonable hocus-pocus.
July 6, 2010
The transformation of Karloff's Im-Ho-Tep from a clay-like figure in a coffin to a living thing is the highlight.
September 19, 2007
The drama may be clumsy, but Freund's lighting is a wonder.
August 8, 2006
The photography is superior to the dialogue.
June 24, 2006
A sombre and atmospheric depiction of eternal passion and occult reincarnation.