Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits.
- Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
- Studio: 20th Century Fox, Ingenious Media, 1492 Pictures, 21 Laps Entertainment, Sun Canada Productions
- Keyword: museum, skeleton, night shift, chaos, genghis khan, maya civilization, natural history, dinosaur, based on children's book, magical object, security guard, duringcreditsstinger, inanimate objects come to life
- Cast: Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino, Dick Van Dyke, Mickey Rooney, Bill Cobbs, Jake Cherry