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Cruise, Crowe hit Sydney premiere for The Mummy

Cruise, Crowe hit Sydney premiere for The Mummy

Continuing the studio's long-standing tradition of classic monster movies, The Mummy will pit Nick Morton (Tom Cruise) against an ancient evil that awakens in the modern era.

The Mummy is set for release on June 9.

With the visit, Cruise kept a promise made when he was last in Taiwan in 2013 that he would return to the island to promote one of his future films in the not-too-distant future. The other actors are expected to perform their own stunts, just as Cruise does, including Crowe, who has a fight scene with the star in the film.

Russell Crowe, who will appear in the movie as Dr Jekyll, could not attend the event.

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"Since I was a little kid I did that, I used to write skits to entertain my family and physically, for me, I was the kind of kid that would climb the tallest trees at four-years-old", he said.

Hollywood star Tom Cruise revealed on Tuesday that a nauseous film crew was "vomiting in between takes" while shooting a mid-air zero-gravity crash stunt during the production of his latest blockbuster "The Mummy". And this time the main protagonist is female.

"You know, I've wanted to put that in a movie, that stunt", Cruise said.

"And my hat really goes off to Annabelle, because that was not easy for her, she's never done stunts before".

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"I love these monster movies".

Stepping into the title role for Alex Kurtzman's installment in Universal's Dark Universe will be Sofia Boutella as the incredibly powerful Ahmanet.

"The Mummy is cinematically spectacular with extraordinary action and visuals that are even more stunning and memorable in 3D", said Travis Reid, President of Worldwide Cinema and Chief Operating Officer of RealD.

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