If you’ve ever wondered how the dozens of layers of SCORE and EXPLOSIONS and WOMP sounds come together to blast your ears during a movie trailer, try watching one without any of those things actually in the clip.

Earlier tonight, IMAX accidentally uploaded their own version of the December 4 Mummy trailer that was missing several channels of sound, leaving us with a few lines of dialogue, some indecipherable background sound effects and Tom Cruise wailing like an N64 character while he bounces around an airplane.

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Here’s the busted version, which was swiftly taken down by IMAX:

And here’s the clip as it’s supposed to sound:

Whoops.

Luke Plunkett is a Senior Editor based in Canberra, Australia. He has written a book on cosplay, designed a game about airplanes, and also runs cosplay.kotaku.com.

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