Out Now Commentary: The Mummy (1999)
This month’s Out Now with Aaron and Abe commentary track is raising the sands. Aaron is joined by Brandon Peters, Scott Mendelson, and Yancy Berns to discuss The Mummy, Stephen Sommers adventure-driven take on the famous Universal Monster character, starring Brendan Fraser and Rachel Weisz. Listen in to hear the group go over their thoughts on the film, what it did to revamp The Mummy series, the strength of Sommers and his cast, where the series went from this point, the legacy of this film, and all the fun stuff that takes place in this action-packed adventure. There’s plenty more discussion in regards to the filmmaking on display, what makes blockbusters like this stand out, and lots of fun tangents as well. So now, if you’ve got an hour to kill…
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