The Scorpion King

The Scorpion King (2002)

Genres - Action-Adventure, Fantasy  |   Sub-Genres - Action Comedy Film, Swashbuckler Film  |   Release Date - Apr 18, 2002  |   Run Time - 92 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - PG-13
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The Scorpion King is a 2002 American period action-war film directed by Chuck Russell, starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Kelly Hu, Grant Heslov, and Michael Clarke Duncan. It is a spin-off to The Mummy Returns and follows the story of Mathayus and his rise to become the Scorpion King.

The events of The Scorpion King take place 5,000 years before those in The Mummy and The Mummy Returns, and reveal Mathayus' origins and his rise to power as the Scorpion King. The name is a reference to a historical king of the Protodynastic Period of Egypt, King Scorpion.

Movie Info

Budget

$60,000,000

Box Office

$180,630,907

Tags

Action, Action Hero, American, Ancient Egypt, Battlefield, Desert, Event, Fictional War, Magic, Myths/Legends/Magic, Origin, Place, Queen, Supernatural Power, Sword And Sorcery, Sword Fight, Tale, The Mummy Returns, Tyrant, Warrior

Attributes

Based On: The Mummy Returns
Filming Location: Arizona, California, Malibu, San Diego
Narrative Location: Egypt

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Alternate Titles

A skorpiókirály
HU
Akrep kral
TR
El rey escorpión
AR, CO, MX, PE, VE
El Rey Escorpión
ES
Il re scorpione
IT
Kráľ Škorpión
SK
Kralj škorpija
RS
Kralj škorpiona
HR
Król Skorpion
PL
Le Roi Scorpion
CA
Le roi scorpion
FR
O Escorpião Rei
BR
O Rei Escorpião
PT
Regele scorpion
RO
Scorpion King 1
CA
Skorpionenes konge
NO
Skorpionikuningas
FI
Skorpionu Karalis
LV
The Scorpion King
AU, CA, DE, GR, IN, ID, GB, US
The Scorpion King (El rey escorpión)
ES
The Scorpion King - Krieger Legende König
DE
Vua Bọ Cạp
VN
Ο Βασιλιάς Σκορπιός
GR
Кралят на скорпионите
BG
Цар Скорпіонів
UA
Царь Скорпионов
RU
スコーピオン・キング
JP
魔蝎大帝
CN
魔蠍大帝
TW