When Universal rebooted The Mummy
as an action-movie franchise in the Indiana Jones
mold, the film made a star out of Brendan Fraser
and did phenomenally well overall, especially given that it opened just two weeks before Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
. (Looking at the numbers I wonder how many people saw The Mummy
instead when they went to the theater to see Star Wars
and shows were sold out, but I know that's how I ...