The Scorpion King - Movie Synopsis & Plot
Set in early Egypt, a young peasant enacts revenge on an invading army that has pillaged his village, and he eventually becomes the first Pharaoh of Egypt, known as the Scorpion King.
The Rock was in The Mummy Returns
for about five minutes total, yet studio executives at Universal Pictures were more than willing to greenlight a prequel based on his character - the villain - before that movie was even released. Their gamble paid off. The Scorpion King
rocketed to approximately a hundred million dollars, with a lead actor who can hardly be considered an actor. Read our Scorpion King, The movie review »