Tom Cruise’s The Mummy is now projected to open at $35 million at the domestic box office this weekend, down from initial estimates of $40 million. The first in Universal’s Dark Universe films, The Mummy signals a reboot of the studio’s classic monster movies that made legends out of Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi and Lon Chaney Jr. in the 1930s and ’40s with such films as Frankenstein, Dracula, The Mummy and The Wolfman.

Universal, of course, found success with director Stephen Sommers’ action-oriented reboot of The Mummy in the late 1990s, and apart from Benicio Del Toro’s turn as The Wolfman in 2010 and Luke Evans role as Vlad Tepes in 2014’s …

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