Movies about mummies

List of the best films about mummies according to visitors: The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec, The Mummy, Lego Scooby-Doo!: Haunted Hollywood, Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas, Frankenstein vs. The Mummy, Dummy the Mummy, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation, The Mummy Resurrected, Monster High: Welcome to Monster High, House of Frankenstein.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, detective
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersDinosaurs, Monsters, Strong women, Sisters, Archaeologists
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Expeditions
PlaceFrance, Tomb
StyleExciting, Cute

An adventure set in the early part of the 20th century, focused on a popular novelist and her dealings with would-be suitors, the cops, monsters, and other distractions.

The Mummy (2017)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, China, Japan
CharactersZombie, Dogs, Kings, Horses, Gods
PlotDisasters, Adventure, Martial Arts, Revenge, Mummies
PlaceAircraft, Egypt, Pyramid, London, Tomb
StyleUnexpected ending

Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

Lego Scooby-Doo!: Haunted Hollywood (2016)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon, detective
CharactersZombie, Dogs, Monsters, Friends
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Mummies, Chase, Mystery
PlaceLighthouse, USA

Oooh Hollywood! The glitz, the glam...the Headless Horseman?! Join your favorite K-9 sleuth, Scooby-Doo, along with Shaggy and the Mystery Inc. gang as they find themselves in a tinsel-town twist! While on a VIP tour of the legendary Brickton Studios, Scooby and friends get a first-hand experience of the rumored hauntings when classic movie monsters drop in for a creepy casting call. There's only one way to solve this thriller and save the aging studio - it's Mystery Inc's movie magic time! Grab your Scooby Snacks and hop in the director's chair for this all-new LEGO® movie!

Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas (2017)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountrySpain, France
CharactersDogs, Friends, Parrots
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Friendship, Excavations
PlaceSpain, Turkey
StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

Tad Jones, the most awkward explorer, must rescue his beloved Sara from a millionaire who is looking for King Midas' necklace.

Frankenstein vs. The Mummy (2015)
Markimdb: 3.6
CharactersMonsters, Scientists
PlotMummies, Supernatural
StyleSerious, Disturbing

The mummy of a cursed pharaoh and a reanimated corpse terrorize a medical university. Only an Egyptologist and a college professor, the deranged Dr. Frankenstein, may be able to stop the creatures before it's too late.

Dummy the Mummy (2014)
Markimdb: 6
Genrecomedy, adventure, family
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Friendship

In a dull village where nothing ever happens, a boy finds a living mummy in his room. It's the start of an amazing friendship.

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantasy, comedy, family, cartoon
CharactersVampire, Witch, Werewolf, Monsters, Dragons
PlotMummies, Mystery
PlaceAircraft, Ships, Atlantis, The Bermuda Triangle, Castle
StyleFor children, Unexpected ending, Light, Black humor

Dracula, Mavis, Johnny and the rest of the Drac Pack take a vacation on a luxury Monster Cruise Ship, where Dracula falls in love with the ship’s captain, Ericka, who’s secretly a descendant of Abraham Van Helsing, the notorious monster slayer.

The Mummy Resurrected (2014)
Markimdb: 1.8
PlotSurvival, Mummies, Supernatural, Rivalry
PlaceEgypt, Caves
StyleSerious, Disturbing

A team of archaeologists discover an ancient mummy, unleashing a deadly curse from its eternal tomb.

Monster High: Welcome to Monster High (2016)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrefantasy, cartoon
CharactersZombie, Vampire, Werewolf, Monsters
PlotMummies, Computers, Internet, Ghosts
PlaceSchool, Party
StyleExciting, Light, Soulful, Fascinating

Monsters once lived in hiding—even from each other—because they were afraid they would be in danger if humans knew they existed. But Draculaura, the daughter of Dracula, along with her best ghoulfriends, dreamt of a school where everyone was welcome and accepted for who they are. Determined to make their dream come true, the ghouls travel the world on an epic adventure to recruit new students. But even in this amazing place, there's drama: a villainess zombie is spreading trouble rather than friendship, and every student must live with the fear that their secret will be revealed. Now the ghouls must save their school so that every monster has a place where they belong and their uniqueness is celebrated!

House of Frankenstein (1944)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama
CharactersZombie, Vampire, Werewolf, Mutant, Heroes
PlotMummies, Supernatural
PlacePrison, Village, Moon, Laboratory
StyleAtmospheric, Serious

An evil scientist and a hunchback escape from prison and encounter Dracula, the Wolf Man and Frankenstein's Monster.

10 more movies
The Outing (1987)
Markimdb: 5.1
CharactersZombie, Teens, Genie
PlotSuperpowers, Mummies, Friendship, Supernatural, Pursuit
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

An ancient genie is released from a lamp when thieves ransack an old woman's house. They are killed and the lamp is moved to a museum to be studied. The curator's daughter is soon possessed by the genie and invites her friends to spend the night at the museum, along with some uninvited guests...

Bloodstone: Subspecies II (1992)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryRomania, USA

Continuing after the first "Subspecies", a woman who has just become a vampire tries to escape the evil vampire, Radu, who seeks her as his love interest. But she has taken the vampire family's bloodstone, and now Radu must find her to get it back. While her sister comes to Romania to save her soul. It might be to late....

The Mummy's Ghost (1944)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, fantasy, adventure
PlotMummies, Supernatural, Curses, Ghosts, Rivalry
PlaceEgypt, Pyramid, USA, Small cities, New York
StyleSerious, Disturbing

An Egyptian high priest travels to America to reclaim the bodies of ancient Egyptian princess Ananka and her living guardian mummy Kharis. Learning that Ananka's spirit has been reincarnated into another body, he kidnaps a young woman of Egyptian descent with a mysterious resemblance to the princess. However, the high priest's greedy desires cause him to lose control of the mummy...

The Mummy (1932)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, fantasy
CharactersHeroes, Priests, Archaeologists
PlotMummies, Supernatural, Expeditions
PlaceEgypt, Africa, Tomb
StyleAtmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

An ancient Egyptian priest named Imhotep is revived when an archaeological expedition finds his mummy and one of the archaeologists accidentally reads an ancient life-giving spell. Imhotep escapes from the field site and searches for the reincarnation of the soul of his lover.

Monster Brawl (2011)
Markimdb: 3.6
Genrehorror, action, comedy, sport
CharactersVampire, Witch, Werewolf, Monsters, Dracula
PlotMummies, Supernatural, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Black humor

Eight of the world's most legendary monsters, along with their diabolical managers, compete in a wrestling tournament deathmatch to determine the most powerful champion of all time. Interviews, pre-fight breakdowns, trash talking, and monster origin segments round out this ultimate fight of the living dead.

Francofonia (2015)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama, history
CountryFrance, Germany, Netherlands
CharactersArtists, Architects, Emperors
PlotWar, Mummies, Death, Water, Shipwreck
PlaceAircraft, Ships, Russia, France, Castle
TimeWorld War II
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing

Master filmmaker Alexander Sokurov (Russian Ark) transforms a portrait of the world-renowned museum into a magisterial, centuries-spanning reflection on the relation between art, culture and power.

Happy Family (2017)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, comedy, family, cartoon
CountryGermany, United Kingdom
CharactersVampire, Witch, Werewolf, Family, Dracula
PlotAdventure, Life, Mummies, Supernatural, Happiness
PlaceAircraft, Deserts, London, Hotels, New York
StyleRomantic, Light

The Wishbone family is far from happy. With a struggling bookshop, an overworked husband, and two misunderstood teenagers, Emma is at her wit's end trying to be the perfect mom. After dragging her family to a costume party on Halloween night, they are cursed by an evil witch and transformed into a Vampire, a Mummy, a Werewolf, and Frankenstein's monster. Now Emma will fight to keep her Monster Family together and uncover the secret of their curse... eventually leading them to the Prince of Darkness himself, Dracula!

The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines (2006)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, Germany
CharactersHeroes, Archaeologists
PlotAdventure, Mummies, Witchcraft, Chase, Expeditions

After retrieving the Crystal Skull in Utah, Flynn Carsen receives a map in the mail with the secret location of King Solomon's Mines. When the scroll is stolen, Judson explains the power of the Key of Solomon's book and assigns Flynn to retrieve the map. The map is useless without the legend piece to decipher it, which is located in Volubilis near the Roman ruins in Morocco. Flynn heads to Casablanca to the ruins where he is chased by a group of mercenaries leaded by General Samir. They too want to find the location of King Solomon's mines. Flynn teams-up with Professor Emily Davenport working in the dig and they escape from General Samir and his men. While traveling to Gedi, they save the local Jomo from death and the trio faces a dangerous journey through the wild Africa.

Ancient Evil: Scream of the Mummy (1999)
Markimdb: 2.1
Genrehorror, thriller
PlotRevenge, Mummies, Death, Supernatural

Six young archaeology students discover the remains of an ancient Aztec mummy and accidentally unleash the fury of an evil god.

Three Heroes and the Princess of Egypt (2017)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, musical, adventure, cartoon
CharactersHorses, Crocodiles
PlotAdventure, Abduction, Mummies
PlaceEgypt, Pyramid
TimeNew Year, Winter

The new adventures of the three heroes and, of course, the horse Yuliya!!!!. Where will the fate of the fairy tale heroes, who have fallen in love with them still go, what challenges do they have to overcome, that will help them defeat the dark forces? We will find out about this very soon.