20 Facts About 1999’s “The Mummy” Worth Knowing

“The Mummy” may have become mummified itself to the passing of time, buried by the more memorable films of the late 1990s and early 2000s, but it’s not a half-bad movie. It’s a wonderfully simple adventure story told with some great visual flair, a stellar cast, and some fairly fun writing. Not only is it an adventure picture worth remembering, but it holds a few intriguing secrets within its production that make it all the more fascinating a film. Here are a few interesting bits of information from the Brendan Fraser starring action vehicle that may be enough to warrant digging up that VHS or DVD copy from the tomb of your basement.