UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND AMBLIN ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCE SPECIAL EXTENDED PREVIEW OF ‘JURASSIC WORLD: DOMINION’

THE FIVE-MINUTE SPECIAL PREVIEW WILL PLAY EXCLUSIVELY AT IMAX® SCREENINGS OF UNIVERSAL PICTURES’ ‘F9’, BEGINNING JUNE 25 ‘JURASSIC WORLD: DOMINION’, DIRECTED BY COLIN TREVORROW, ARRIVES IN THEATERS JUNE 10, 2022 The Special Extended Preview of ‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ provides a sense of the film’s thrilling spectacle intended for the biggest and most immersive screens Partially … Read more

Film4, Playtime, eOne execs join 2019 Inside Pictures programme (exclusive) | News

Senior executives from Film4, Playtime and eOne are among the participants in the 2019 edition of Inside Pictures, the international business training and leadership skills development programme from the UK’s National Film and TV School (NFTS). Among the 20 participants are Frédérique Rouault, director of international sales at French sales agent Playtime; Samanta Roberts, marketing … Read more

Richmond husband-wife team‘s animated feature ‘Cryptozoo’ snapped up by Magnolia Pictures at Sundance | Entertainment

Some of the artwork from “Cryptozoo” is displayed in the Jackson Ward home studio of artists Dash Shaw and Jane Samborski. The film, with its assorted characters and plot points, required thousands and thousands of drawings. Cartoonist Dash Shaw and animator Jane Samborski, who both grew up in the Richmond area, now live and work … Read more

Breaking News – Disney Branded Television Lands Series Development Deal for “House of Secrets” from Chris Columbus, Michael Barnathan and Mark Radcliffe’s 26th Street Pictures

[09/21/21 – 03:01 PM]Disney Branded Television Lands Series Development Deal for “House of Secrets” from Chris Columbus, Michael Barnathan and Mark Radcliffe’s 26th Street PicturesIn “House of Secrets,” siblings Brendan, Eleanor and Cordelia Walker aren’t pleased when their family relocates to a creepy Victorian house once owned by an occult novelist, Denver Kristoff. [via press … Read more

Robbie Amell, Stephen Amell And Director Jeff Chan Return For Sci-Fi Sequel CODE 8: PART II Produced By XYZ Films And Collective Pictures

Collective Pictures producing with XYZ Films exec producing and selling worldwide rights Robbie Amell and Stephen Amell are set to star in the highly anticipated sci-fi sequel CODE 8: PART II directed by Jeff Chan (CODE 8). The film is written by Chris Paré & Chan, and Sherren Lee & Jesse LaVercombe. Producers include Chan, … Read more

ViacomCBS Announces Leadership Transition at Paramount Pictures | 2021-09-13 | Press Releases

ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC) (“ViacomCBS”) today announced a leadership change at Paramount Pictures. Effective immediately, Jim Gianopulos, Chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures, will transition oversight of Paramount to Brian Robbins, who has been appointed President and CEO of the studio in addition to maintaining his current responsibilities leading Nickelodeon. Gianopulos will serve in … Read more

“Spiderman: No Way Home” and the triumphant return of Octopus: What did Alfred Molina do since “Spiderman 2”? | Tom Holland | Sony Pictures |

The new trailer for “Spiderman: No Way Home ”has just been revealed by Marvel Studios and the big surprise has been the return of Doctor Octopus to the film. The same actor Alfred Molina will be in charge of interpreting the scientist Otto Octavius. SIGHT: “Spider-Man: No Way Home”: trailer of the long-awaited movie leaked … Read more

Universal Pictures to Develop Exclusive Films for Peacock

Universal and Peacock teaming up to make exclusive films. Photo-illustration: Observer via Getty Images The ever-fluid challenges of a constantly evolving entertainment industry require creative solutions. In that spirit, Universal Filmed Entertainment Group (UFEG), which is composed of Universal, Focus Features, Illumination and DreamWorks Animation titles, are remodeling the traditional Pay-One window in a deal … Read more

Christopher Nolan Chooses Universal Pictures for His Next Project, Warner Bros. Reportedly Getting Drunk and Looking for a Rebound

Well, that was quick and sadly, I was right: Christopher Nolan gave his final rose to Universal Pictures, who will finance and develop his biopic on Robert Oppenheimer, deadbeat daddy of the A-Bomb. Our commenters yesterday rolled their eyes at the thought of yet another movie about a Major Male Historical Figure, by yet another … Read more