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Brendan Fraser: Why Tom Cruise’s ‘Mummy’ Reboot Flopped

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Tom Cruise's "Mummy" reboot flopped at the box-office. Brendan Fraser says the movie wasn't "fun" He says he'd be open to returning to the franchise if someone came up with the right conceit. Universal has taken a very different approach to its monster franchise since the reboot.
Published 4 months ago · Los Angeles, United States

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