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The Mummy

4K Ultra HD

Blu Ray

  • Score
    67
    from 2 reviewers
  • The Mummy
    1999
    124 min
    PG-13
    True 4K
    HDR10
    DTS:X

    Director: Stephen Sommers

    Actors: Brendan Fraser, Rachel Weisz, John Hannah, Arnold Vosloo

    Plot: At an archaeological dig in the ancient city of Hamunaptra, an American serving in the French Foreign Legion accidentally awakens a mummy who begins to wreck havoc as he searches for the reincarnation of his long-lost love.

    Disc Release Date: 12 September 2017

    • Video
      74
    • Audio
      77
    • Extra
      62
    • Movie
      62

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      90
    • Note 1: Several Universal representatives were asked to comment on whether this transfer is from an upscaled or true 4K source. None have responded to the inquiry.Note 2: Due to scratches received in transit...

    • Audio
      90
    • The Mummy has been upgraded to a DTS:X Master Audio soundtrack, and the results are very impressive (again with the caveat of the missing 20 minutes in the middle). The top layer isn't utilized to the...

    • Extra
      80
    • This UHD release of The Mummy contains no new supplemental content. The UHD disc carries over the trio of audio commentaries from the original Blu-ray, while all of the other supplements (and those commentaries...

    • Movie
      80
    • Update June 6, 2017: Universal has forwarded a new, sealed copy of the trilogy along with a note stating that the slots that hold the discs have been specially coated to protect the discs from scratching....

    • Total
      80
    • Why does it always seem to be one step forward, another step back for Universal? Arguably the most inconsistent major studio today in terms of quality of product, it finally nails a catalogue release and...mars...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • The adventure horror flick rises from its box-office disappointment grave to rule over Ultra HD with a lovely HEVC H.265 encode that isn't leaps and bounds better than the Blu-ray, but is often impressive...

    • Audio
      90
    • The Mummy attacks with a vengeance in the same excellent and often highly-entertaining Dolby Atmos soundtrack, enlivening the room with lots of creepy sounds and action. Brian Tyler's score immediately...

    • Extra
      40
    • Audio Commentary: Director and producer Alex Kurtzman is joined by actors Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis and Jake Johnson for a friendly and pretty enlightening chat about various aspects of the production....

    • Movie
      40
    • In The Mummy, a reboot of the classic Universal Monsters franchise that spans several decades, the film opens with not one but two separate preludes: one with a burial ritual of a Templar knight and the...

    • Total
      60
    • The Mummy, a reboot of the classic Universal Monsters franchise that spans several decades, is the first installment to Universal Studios' official attempt at creating a Dark Universe, following in the...