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13th Apr '17 11:57:20 AM Willbyr
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* The [[SoulPower ghost]]-type ''{{Pokemon}}'' [[http://archives.bulbagarden.net/media/upload/1/12/356Dusclops.png Dusclops]] is designed with a Mummy in mind. As if being a [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot ghostly cyclops]] isn't enough...

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* The [[SoulPower ghost]]-type ''{{Pokemon}}'' Franchise/{{Pokemon}} [[http://archives.bulbagarden.net/media/upload/1/12/356Dusclops.png Dusclops]] is designed with a Mummy in mind. As if being a [[NinjaPirateZombieRobot ghostly cyclops]] isn't enough...
24th Mar '17 5:53:33 AM CosmicFerret
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* A mummy appears in two different and unrelated episodes of ''WesternAnimation/DuckTales'', curiously though, it seem to be the exact mummy (a dogface Goofy-like version). The first episode is the classic AncientEgypt adventure and the mummy at the end is realease from the curse and travels to the AfterLife in the form of a FogFeet ghost. In another episode an exact replica of this mummy reapears in a MonsterMash setting, even when it's a posterior episode and nor Scrooge and his nephews nor the mummy itself (assuming is the same and disregarding its release in the previous episode) seem to recognize each other.

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* A mummy appears in two different and unrelated episodes of ''WesternAnimation/DuckTales'', curiously though, it seem to be the exact mummy (a dogface Goofy-like version). The first episode is the classic AncientEgypt adventure and the mummy at the end is realease from the curse and travels to the AfterLife afterlife in the form of a FogFeet ghost. In another episode an exact replica of this mummy reapears in a MonsterMash setting, even when it's a posterior episode and nor Scrooge and his nephews nor the mummy itself (assuming is the same and disregarding its release in the previous episode) seem to recognize each other.
19th Mar '17 1:28:49 PM nombretomado
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* A kid mummy appears among the denizens of {{Halloweentown}} in ''Film/TheNightmareBeforeChristmas''.
* A mummy is also part of the attendants of Dr. Frankenstein’s (BorisKarloff) party in the StopMotion Creator/RankinBassProductions movie ''WesternAnimation/MadMonsterParty''.

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* A kid mummy appears among the denizens of {{Halloweentown}} in ''Film/TheNightmareBeforeChristmas''.
''WesternAnimation/TheNightmareBeforeChristmas''.
* A mummy is also part of the attendants of Dr. Frankenstein’s (BorisKarloff) (Creator/BorisKarloff) party in the StopMotion Creator/RankinBassProductions movie ''WesternAnimation/MadMonsterParty''.
10th Jan '17 1:17:11 PM Homemaderat
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* The above three, are probably considered the biggest three early Mummies, that you stand decent chance of getting your hands on. That being said neither were imagined in a vacuum. Egyptomania and fascination with Mummies were old enough to be parodied by Poe. There most certainly are other mummy stories, but given where they were most often published, having remaining copies of such mediums are now rare.
8th Jan '17 11:24:54 AM Luppercus
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* * ''Manga/HellsAngels'' (about an AllGhoulsSchool in hell) one of the students is a four arms mummy.



* Cleofatra in ''WesternAnimation/GravedaleHigh'' is the class’ token nerdy fat girl.

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* Cleofatra in ''WesternAnimation/GravedaleHigh'' is the class’ token nerdy fat girl. One of the teachers is also a mummy with very bad breath.
8th Jan '17 9:08:43 AM Saveelich
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** The comedy ''Creator/AbbottAndCostello Meet the Mummy'' (1955) .



* ''Creator/AbbottAndCostello Meet the Mummy'' (1955) is a comedic send-up of Universal's Mummy movies.
8th Jan '17 9:07:06 AM Saveelich
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* Mummies are a staple of Creator/{{Universal}}'s horror films.

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* Mummies are a staple of Creator/{{Universal}}'s horror horror/adventure films.
8th Jan '17 9:05:53 AM Saveelich
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* ''Film/{{The Mummy|1932}}'' (1932), the original Franchise/UniversalHorror classic starring Creator/BorisKarloff as the mummy Imhotep. As the TropeMaker, [[UnbuiltTrope this occurred before many of the common mummy plot elements were introduced]], so the titular Mummy is intelligent and speaks (pretending to be a 20th century Egyptian), doesn't stay in wrappings after he wakes up, doesn't shamble, and generally acts like an ancient sorcerer rather than a creature.
* It's Universal's 1940s Mummy films (featuring a different mummy named Kharis, most frequently played by Lon Chaney, Jr.) that [[TropeCodifier really set up the trope standards]], starting with ''Film/TheMummysHand'' and continuing on through ''The Mummy's Tomb'', ''... Ghost'', and ''... Curse''.

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* Mummies are a staple of Creator/{{Universal}}'s horror films.
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''Film/{{The Mummy|1932}}'' (1932), the original Franchise/UniversalHorror classic starring Creator/BorisKarloff as the mummy Imhotep. As the TropeMaker, [[UnbuiltTrope this occurred before many of the common mummy plot elements were introduced]], so the titular Mummy is intelligent and speaks (pretending to be a 20th century Egyptian), doesn't stay in wrappings after he wakes up, doesn't shamble, and generally acts like an ancient sorcerer rather than a creature.
* It's Universal's ** The 1940s Mummy films (featuring a different mummy named Kharis, most frequently played by Lon Chaney, Jr.) that [[TropeCodifier really set up the trope standards]], starting with ''Film/TheMummysHand'' and continuing on through ''The Mummy's Tomb'', ''... Ghost'', and ''... Curse''.Curse''.
** ''Film/TheMummyTrilogy'' with Brendan Fraser: ''Film/{{The Mummy|1999}}'' (1999) and ''Film/TheMummyReturns'' (2001) are in Egypt and have a slight subversion in that this Mummy is smart and CursedWithAwesome, though there are other {{Mook}}-like mummies that fit the classic mode more. The third installment, ''Film/TheMummyTombOfTheDragonEmperor'', is in China and features Creator/JetLi as Qin Shi Huangdi [[NoCelebritiesWereHarmed the Dragon Emperor]].
** ''Film/{{The Mummy|2017}}'' had the eponymous mummy [[GenderFlip gender-flipped]] and is set to start a modernized version of the Franchise/UniversalHorror in the form of a SharedUniverse.



* ''Film/TheMummyTrilogy'' with Brendan Fraser: ''Film/{{The Mummy|1999}}'' (1999) and ''Film/TheMummyReturns'' (2001) are in Egypt and have a slight subversion in that this Mummy is smart and very powerful, though there are other {{Mook}}-like mummies that fit the classic mode more. The third installment, ''Film/TheMummyTombOfTheDragonEmperor'', is in China and features Creator/JetLi as Qin Shi Huangdi [[NoCelebritiesWereHarmed the Dragon Emperor]].
7th Jan '17 4:08:45 PM Luppercus
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* Momses in ''ComicBook/Minimonsters'' is a mummy and also TheJock of the team.

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* Momses in ''ComicBook/Minimonsters'' ''ComicBook/{{Minimonsters}}'' is a mummy and also TheJock LovableJock of the team.
7th Jan '17 4:07:39 PM Luppercus
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* Momses in ''ComicBook/Minimonsters'' is a mummy and also TheJock of the team.


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* Mummo, the resident mummy in Camp Mini-Mon of ''[[WesternAnimation/TheComicStrip The Mini-Monsters]]'' for monster children.
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