WAKANDA FOREVER Tops Box Office, VIOLENT NIGHT Debuts at No. 2
Theatrical

“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” took down the muted competition, including Universal’s new holiday thriller “Violent Night,” to remain No. 1 at the box office. Now in its fourth weekend of ...

Variety
December 5, 2022

Travel Partnerships that Took New Heights in 2022
CPG - Dining - Listicles - Partnership Blogs - Streaming

Whether lodging, airfare, or booking services, travel partnerships reached new heights in 2022. Below, you'll find several programs that showcase the breadth of activations... so hop aboard to take a ...

Sasha Villalobos
December 5, 2022

Box Office: HALLOWEEN ENDS Opens to So-So $41M, Lowest of Tril...
Theatrical

David Gordon Green’s Halloween Ends isn’t having an entirely happy sendoff at the box office. The movie — the final in the trilogy returning Jamie Lee Curtis as Laurie Strode — opened to $41....

Hollywood Reporter
October 17, 2022

Tom Cruise Might Actually Go to Space for Upcoming Film
Theatrical

OVER TWO YEARS after it was first reported that Tom Cruise might shoot a film aboard the International Space Station, it appears that the actor is inching closer to becoming “the first civilian to d...

Rolling Stone
October 10, 2022

SUPER MARIO Movie: Nintendo Announces a Direct for the First T...
Gaming - Theatrical

Nintendo has announced a Nintendo Direct presentation to reveal the first trailer for the Super Mario Bros. Movie – and has unveiled a poster with tons of tiny details to pore over. Coinciding with...

IGN
October 4, 2022

Fathom Events, Universal Pictures, and DreamWorks Pictures Pro...
Live Entertainment - Press Releases - Theatrical

DENVER, July 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Global stand-up comedy sensation Jo Koy will bring his singular and hilarious take on family matters to theaters nationwide with an exclusive comedic introduction...

Angelina Luspo
August 8, 2022

Box Office: Jordan Peele’s NOPE Opens to No. 1 with $44M
Theatrical

Audiences responded with a resounding “yep” to Jordan Peele’s science-fiction thriller “Nope,” which topped the box office with its $44 million debut. Those ticket sales were slightly behin...

Variety
July 25, 2022

BROS: Billy Eichner Gay Rom-Com Making Premiere at Toronto Fes...
Theatrical

Universal’s Bros, the gay romantic comedy starring, co-written and executive produced by Billy Eichner, is heading to the Toronto Film Festival for its world premiere ahead of its Sept. 30 release. ...

Deadline
July 15, 2022

Jordan Peele’s NOPE VR Experience Launches in Meta’...
Online - Tech - Theatrical

Fans of Jordan Peele’s films can hop on board a virtual train to explore a creepy VR version of the ranch from his upcoming Western-set thriller “Nope.” The new “Nope” experience is availab...

Variety
July 13, 2022

Skyy Vodka and Jordan Peele Encourage Consumers to Look to the...
Beverages - CPG - Theatrical

Skyy Vodka, which is produced by Campari America, has partnered with Jordan Peele’s newest film “Nope,” to create a co-branded campaign, per information shared with Marketing Dive. The efforts ...

Marketing Dive
July 12, 2022

Box Office: MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU Shatters JULY 4th Holiday...
Theatrical

“Minions: The Rise of Gru” set off fireworks at the box office, collecting $107 million from 4,391 North American theaters over the weekend. By the time July 4th rolled around on Monday, the anima...

Variety
July 5, 2022

MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU Sparks #GentleMinions Meme Craze
Theatrical

Male teenagers and young adult males are dressing up in suits, ties and even scarves — just like the character Gru — to go see the 'Minions' sequel in cinemas. Minions: The Rise of Gru has a surp...

Hollywood Reporter
July 5, 2022

MINIONS: THE RISE OF GRU: Record Preview for Animated Pandemic...
Theatrical

Universal/Illumination’s Minions: The Rise of Gru has grabbed the best previews for an animated movie during the pandemic with $10.75M. That’s purely from showtimes that started yesterday at 2PM f...

Deadline
July 1, 2022

Box Office: MINIONS: RISE OF GRU Targets $75M Opening Weekend
Theatrical

Tiny yellow henchmen will attempt to spark fireworks at the box office over the July 4 weekend. “Minions: The Rise of Gru,” the fifth installment in Universal and Illumination’s popular “Desp...

Variety
June 29, 2022

TICKET TO PARADISE Trailer Stars George Clooney, Julia Roberts
Theatrical

Julia Roberts is making her triumphant return to the rom-com. The iconic actor stars in the first trailer for “Ticket to Paradise,” a new film that reunites her with her “Ocean’s Eleven” co-...

Variety
June 29, 2022

Brioche Pasquier Partners with Minions on Two On-Pack Promos
CPG - Theatrical

Brioche Pasquier has launched two new on-pack promotions in partnership with upcoming film Minions: The Rise of Gru. The promotions, which launches on 1 July alongside the film and runs until 30 Sept...

Better Retailing
June 24, 2022

IHOP Launches Exclusive All-Day Minions Menu to Celebrate the ...
Dining - Press Releases - Theatrical

GLENDALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, IHOP® announced the launch of the mayhem-loving, mischievous Minions to its menu. From now through August 21, guests are invited to enjoy IHOP’s limited-ti...

Angelina Luspo
June 21, 2022

Box Office: JURASSIC WORLD DOMINION Debuts to $143M
Theatrical

“Jurassic World Dominion” stomped to the top of box office charts, scoring a massive $143 million from 4,676 cinemas in its domestic debut. Despite blistering reviews, the sixth film in Universal...

Variety
June 13, 2022

Box Office Preview: JURASSIC WORLD DOMINION Hopes for $125M+ U...
Theatrical

Dinosaurs return to the box office this weekend as Universal and Amblin’s Jurassic World Dominion opens in more than 4,600 theaters across North America. The summer tentpole should have no trouble ...

Hollywood Reporter
June 9, 2022

Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment Announce New Imax ...
Partnerships - Theatrical

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment today announced that, for the first time, U.S. audiences will be able to experience two classic, cult...

Faisal Hussain
June 9, 2022

Ferrara Celebrates Jurassic World Dominion with New Product an...
CPG - Partnerships - Press Releases - Theatrical

CHICAGO, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment's Jurassic World Dominion – in theaters June 10 – Ferrara is introducing co-branded Trolli...

Faisal Hussain
June 3, 2022

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
June 3, 2022

Jeep & Universal Pictures Launch JURASSIC WORLD DOMINION ...
Automotive - Theatrical

After three decades, Jeep and Universal Pictures are teaming up for another dinosaur-packed partnership. The two companies will launch a campaign around the upcoming Jurassic World Dominion ahead of i...

Financial Express
June 2, 2022

HelloFresh, Illumination and Universal Pictures Launch Minions...
CPG - Online - Partnerships - Press Releases - Theatrical

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In celebration of Illumination and Universal Pictures’ new action comedy, Minions: The Rise of Gru, coming to theaters July 1, HelloFresh, the world’s leading meal kit...

Faisal Hussain
May 31, 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

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

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

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

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

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

PUSS IN BOOTS 2 Casts Salma Hayek, Florence Pugh, Olivia Colma...
Theatrical

The cat is out of the bag. Salma Hayek (Eternals, House of Gucci) is set to reprise the role of Kitty Softpaws in the long-awaited Puss in Boots moive sequel The Last Wish, reteaming with Antonio Ban...

Deadline
March 14, 2022

Zynga’s Hit CSR Racing 2 Announces Fast & Furious 9: Th...
Automotive - Gaming - Partnerships - Press Releases - Theatrical

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced that NaturalMotion, a subsidiary of Zynga Inc., will continue its collaborat...

Faisal Hussain
March 7, 2022

Universal Pictures Releases JURASSIC WORLD: DOMINION Trailer
Theatrical

Universal Pictures has dropped off the official trailer for Jurassic World: Dominion, the final installment in the latest Jurassic Park trilogy. The upcoming film is set in the present day, roughly f...

HypeBeast
February 10, 2022

Universal Pictures, Snap, & Oz Team Up on MARRY ME Virtua...
Online - Tech - Theatrical

Universal Pictures is backing upcoming romantic comedy Marry Me by teaming up with Snap Inc. on a first-of-its-kind virtual concert event developed by Oz. The virtual concert will livestream here Thu...

Adweek
February 2, 2022

SING 2 Becomes First Animated Film in Over 2 Years to Gross $1...
Theatrical

The dry spell for animation has finally ended at the U.S. box office. For the first time in over two years, an animated feature has cracked $100 million at the domestic box office. The film is NBCUn...

Cartoon Brew
January 18, 2022

Love at First Bite: Envy Apples Announce New Contest and Sweep...
CPG - Partnerships - Press Releases - Theatrical

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ready for a delicious new way to celebrate love this Valentine's Day? Envy™ apples today announced the Love at First Bite contest, opening on January 18...

Faisal Hussain
January 18, 2022

Universal Moves FAST & FURIOUS 10 Release Date to May 202...
Theatrical

The next installment of Universal Pictures’ “Fast & Furious” saga will take a little detour before reaching its final destination. The 10th chapter in the long-running ode to fast cars, phy...

Variety
December 15, 2021

J.Lo’s MARRY ME to Debut in Theaters and On Peacock
Streaming - Theatrical

“Marry Me,” a musical romantic comedy starring Jennifer Lopez, will debut on Peacock on Feb. 11, 2022, the same day as its theatrical release. The Universal Pictures film was intended to premiere...

Variety
December 14, 2021

Universal Movies to Land on Peacock After 45 Days in Theaters
Streaming - Theatrical

Universal’s upcoming films will premiere on Peacock, the streaming service owned by NBCUniversal, as early as 45 days after debuting on the big screen. The arrangement does not impact the studio’...

Variety
December 10, 2021

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