Lionsgate to Spin Off Starz as Multiple Bidders Circle Pay TV
Streaming - Theatrical

It’s official: Lionsgate is holding talks with multiple bidders on a potential spin-off of its Starz premium pay TV and streaming platform from its studio operations. Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer g...

Hollywood Reporter
May 27, 2022

Microsoft Flight Simulator Launches TOP GUN: MAVERICK Expansio...
Gaming - Theatrical

Microsoft’s long-awaited Top Gun: Maverick expansion for Microsoft Flight Simulator is now available free for all players. After being delayed to match the movie’s shifted release date, the Top Gu...

The Verge
May 27, 2022

Moke America Announces 60 Years of Bond Edition
Automotive - Press Releases - Theatrical

NEW YORK, May 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Moke America is proud to announce the release of the 60 Years of Bond edition, a love letter to the James Bond films. This is the second official 007 Moke in par...

Nicholas Fox
May 27, 2022

Xbox Reveals Limited-Edition TOP GUN: MAVERICK Xbox Series S
Gaming - Theatrical

Xbox has created a special Top Gun: Maverick-themed Xbox Series S. Top Gun: Maverick is one of the most anticipated movies of the summer because it was supposed to release in the summer of 2020. Sadly...

Comic Book
May 26, 2022

A Tesla Diner and Drive-In Theater Might Open in Hollywood
Attractions - Automotive - Live Entertainment - Theatrical

Electric car company Tesla has filed plans with the City of Los Angeles for a 24-hour restaurant and charging station in Hollywood that includes a rooftop seating area plus a pair of drive-in movie sc...

TimeOut
May 26, 2022

Box Office: TOP GUN: MAVERICK Targets Career-Best Opening for ...
Theatrical

Fire up the jets. After two years of being grounded by the coronavirus pandemic, Top Gun: Maverick is finally flying into theaters over Memorial Day weekend following a headline-grabbing, global mark...

Hollywood Reporter
May 25, 2022

Universal’s FAST X Adds Rita Moreno to Cast as Vin Diese...
Theatrical

Rita Moreno is ready to get fast and furious, as it was announced Tuesday the Oscar-winning actress is joining the highly anticipated Fast X. Franchise superstar Vin Diesel shared the news via a vide...

Hollywood Reporter
May 25, 2022

Weekend Box Office Results: Doctor Strange Continues Casting a...
Theatrical

First things first, because Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness continued its run at the top of the box office with another $31.6 million. This is a good number as it puts the Marvel film mo...

Rotten Tomatoes
May 24, 2022

Margot Robbie to Star in WB’s OCEAN’S ELEVEN Prequ...
Theatrical

Margot Robbie wants to rob. The actor is attached to star in a prequel to “Ocean’s Eleven,” a heist comedy about con artists who rob hundreds of millions from a Las Vegas casino. The upcoming f...

Variety
May 20, 2022

Disney and Impossible Foods Create a Special Burger For ‘...
Dining - Theatrical

Dubbed the “Get This Plant Patty Started.” At its Hollywood premiere at the iconic El Capitan Theatre, those in attendance were treated to a special burger made for The Bob’s Burgers Movie. Dub...

Hypebeast
May 19, 2022

General Mills & Universal Partner on JURASSIC WORLD Offic...
CPG - Theatrical

On the road to Jurassic World Dominion‘s arrival in theaters, we can expect to see store shelves once again overtaken by all sorts of dino goodies, including the brand’s own cereal! General Mills...

Bloody Disgusting
May 19, 2022

Applebee’s Teams Up with Paramount Pictures to Offer Gue...
Dining - Press Releases - Theatrical

GLENDALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Applebee’s is soaring into summer and teaming up with the highly anticipated Paramount Pictures film, Top Gun: Maverick, only in theatres May 27, to take dinner an...

Angelina Luspo
May 19, 2022

Hardee’s, Carl’s Jr. Unveils Primal Menu in Partne...
Dining - Theatrical

CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, and Universal Pictures are teaming up to give fans a chance to experience a taste of the highly anticipated release of Ju...

QSR Magazine
May 18, 2022

Nicholas Sparks Sets 3 Films at Universal Pictures
Publishing - Theatrical

Nicholas Sparks, the author of romantic weepies like “The Notebook,” “A Walk to Remember,” “Dear John” and “The Last Song,” is partnering with Universal Pictures to produce three featu...

Variety
May 18, 2022

Lionsgate Casts Tom Blyth as THE HUNGER GAMES Prequel’s ...
Theatrical

Tom Blyth, who stars in Epix’s Western series Billy the Kid, is the first actor to officially sign up for Lionsgate’s prequel to The Hunger Games, the studio announced Monday. The company’s Hun...

Hollywood Reporter
May 17, 2022

Box Office: DOCTOR STRANGE 2 Rules Its Second Weekend at #1
Theatrical

“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” is again the No. 1 movie at the domestic box office. In its second weekend of release, the latest installment in Disney’s Marvel Cinematic Universe...

Variety
May 16, 2022

Legendary Confirms GODZILLA VS KONG Sequel
Theatrical

After raking $468.2 million USD at the global box office last year, Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment have now decided to continue fleshing out the MonsterVerse with a direct sequel to Godzilla...

HypeBeast
May 13, 2022

THIS IS SPINAL TAP Sequel Announced with Rob Reiner Returning
Music - Theatrical

The band is getting back together. A sequel is in the works to the 1984 rock mockumentary “This Is Spinal Tap,” with director Rob Reiner returning alongside stars Michael McKean, Christopher Gues...

Variety
May 13, 2022

DUNE PART TWO: Christopher Walken Cast as Emperor Shaddam IV
Theatrical

The House Corrino has its ruler. Christopher Walken will join Timothée Chalamet and Zendaya in director Denis Villeneuve’s “Dune Part Two,” as Shaddam IV, the Padishah Emperor of the Known Uni...

Variety
May 13, 2022

Legendary’s GODZILLA VS KONG Arrives in CALL OF DUTY: WA...
Gaming - Theatrical

Kong and Godzilla — two Titans ready to lay siege on Caldera during Operation Monarch. Learn how to align yourself with these legendary creatures in the latest Warzone™ limited-time mode, earn rew...

Call of Duty
May 12, 2022

Best Friends Animal Society & WB Partner on DC LEAGUE OF ...
Non-Profit - Pets - Theatrical

Guess who thinks you’re a superhero? Best Friends is thrilled to team up with Warner Bros. Pictures’ animated action-adventure feature film, DC League of Super-Pets, in theaters July 29! Togethe...

Dr. Pepper & JURASSIC WORLD DOMINION Partner on Limited-E...
Beverages - Theatrical

Get ready to switch up your usual go-to lineup of summer sips, because an iconic soda flavor is finally making a comeback. Dr. Pepper Dark Berry officially returned to shelves nationwide on May 1, and...

Elite Daily
May 10, 2022

Box Office: DOCTOR STRANGE 2 Fires Up Summer with $187M Openin...
Theatrical

Doctor Strange and his questionably effective book of spells has summoned a blockbuster $185 million at North American movie theaters over the weekend, reaffirming the box office dominance of Disney...

Variety
May 9, 2022

DIRTY DANCING Sequel with Jennifer Gray Sets 2024 Release
Theatrical

Jonathan Levine, the filmmaker behind the comedy “Long Shot’ and tear-jerker “50/50,” is taking his talents to the Catskills. He’s been hired by Lionsgate to direct a sequel to 1987’s “...

Variety
May 9, 2022

Star Wars Day Round-Up: Products Announced From Hasbro, BarkBo...
CPG - Streaming - Theatrical - Toys

May the Fourth, affectionately known as Star Wars Day, is a day for fans of the franchise to celebrate their love for the movies, characters and universe as a whole. It's grown over the years and is u...

CNET
May 5, 2022

DOCTOR STRANGE 2 Aims for Massive $175M+ Opening Weekend
Theatrical

“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” the latest timeline-bending installment in Disney’s Marvel Cinematic Universe, looks to start the summer movie season with a sizzle. The comic boo...

Variety
May 5, 2022

Sundance Announces Dates for 2023 Hybrid Festival
Live Entertainment - Streaming - Theatrical

After two years of upheaval due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Sundance Institute has announced dates for the 2023 edition of the Sundance Film Festival. The fest will take place as an in-person and v...

Variety
May 4, 2022

Audible Sets Deal With George Clooney & Grant Heslov’s ...
Online - Partnerships - Podcasts - Press Releases - Publishing

Audible today announced an exclusive, multi-project development deal with Smokehouse Pictures, the production company founded by Academy Award and Golden Globe winning actor, director, and producer Ge...

Faisal Hussain
May 3, 2022

Box Office: THE BAD GUYS Leads Quiet Weekend with $16M
Theatrical

Since Open Road Films and Briarcliff Entertainment’s “Memory” is the only new nationwide release, last weekend’s champion “The Bad Guys” topped the box office again. In its sophomore outin...

Variety
May 3, 2022

Fox’s LEGO MASTERS Features JURASSIC WORLD DOMINION Epis...
Television - Theatrical

Season three of competition series Lego Masters premieres Tuesday, May 31 on Fox, and the episode a week later has the theme of Jurassic World Dominion. Film star Chris Pratt joins host Will Arnett as...

Next TV
April 29, 2022

HUNGER GAMES Prequel Release Date Announced at Lionsgate
Theatrical

The odds were ever in CinemaCon-goers favor on Thursday night, when Lionsgate brought a teaser for “Hunger Games” prequel “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes” to the annual trade show for thea...

Variety
April 29, 2022

Paramount’s TOP GUN: MAVERICK Blasts Off With Debut Scre...
Theatrical

Paramount Pictures added fuel to the final day of CinemaCon 2022 on Thursday by unveiling a trailer for Mission: Impossible 7, showcasing another death-defying Tom Cruise stunt and teasing Damien Chaz...

The Hollywood Reporter
April 29, 2022

AVATAR 2 Footage Dazzles at CinemaCon, Gets Official Title
Theatrical

“Avatar 2” is real, and it’s here — naysayers be damned. After at least seven delays in the last eight years (the film was originally supposed to open in 2014), director James Cameron is fina...

Variety
April 28, 2022

Look For The Bad Guys In The Skies As Allegiant Airplane Featu...
Press Releases - Theatrical - Travel

Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is celebrating the release of the new DreamWorks Animation film The Bad Guys, an action-packed comedy based on the best-selling New York Times books series, arriving in  thea...

Angelina Luspo
April 27, 2022

Sony Pictures Developing VENOM 3, GHOSTBUSTERS: AFTERLIFE Sequ...
Theatrical

Sony has announced new movies for its Venom and Ghostbusters series. The studio will reportedly be developing Venom 3, marking Tom Hardy‘s third appearance as Eddie Brock following 2021’s Venom: ...

HypeBeast
April 27, 2022

Universal’s WICKED Movie to be Split into Two Films, Rel...
Music - Theatrical

Something’s happening in Oz. Jon M. Chu announced on social media that his upcoming adaptation of the musical “Wicked” will be split into two films. Universal Pictures will release the first “...

Variety
April 27, 2022

WB Sets Margot Robbie’s BARBIE Release Date for 2023
Theatrical

“Barbie” is parking her pink convertible in U.S. theaters on July 21, 2023. The release date for the much-anticipated live-action adventure from the iconic doll, played by Margot Robbie with a st...

Variety
April 27, 2022

THE BATMAN Sequel in the Works with Robert Pattinson
Theatrical

“The Batman” is getting a sequel, with Robert Pattinson set to return as Gotham’s fiercest defender. Warner Bros. revealed its plans for another Caped Crusader story during its Tuesday evening ...

Variety
April 27, 2022

Mattel Films and Warner Bros. Pictures Announce J.J. Abrams’...
Partnerships - Press Releases - Theatrical - Toys

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot will produce Hot Wheels, a live-action motion picture featuring ...

Faisal Hussain
April 26, 2022

Universal’s SUPER MARIO BROS Delayed to April 2023
Gaming - Theatrical

Illumination and Universal are pushing back the theatrical release of Super Mario Bros. from Dec. 21, 2022 to April 7, 2023, the companies announced late Monday. The computer-animated film stars Chri...

Hollywood Reporter
April 26, 2022

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