Reviving the 1932 classic horror tale with wild visual effects and a heart-pounding Jerry Goldsmith score, "The Mummy" stars Brendan Fraser as fortune-hunter Rick O
Like the previously released DVD, the anamorphically enhanced 2.30:1 DVD exhibits impressive image quality. Images are sharp and finely detailed throughout. The picture is often dark, but shadow delineation is exceptional, with a natural gradation of visual information in the darkness. Colors are rich and well balanced, with deep, pure blacks. Though the picture appears slightly hard-edged at times, and occasional edge enhancement is noticed, the darker scenes appear quite smooth. (Suzanne Hodges)
In the newest DVD release of the film The Mummy, we are given even more DVD-ROM goodies then its predecessor (reviewed in Issue 34). This version includes all of the features from before, as well as some new Features, and a Mummy Game.Links to the special features found on the DVD-Video portion of the disc can be found in the Features section. Each of the two discs has different features, so make sure to check them both out. I really enjoyed Building A Better Mummy, where you can watch a
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