Facebook, Messenger, & Universal Launch Digital ‘Fa...
Streaming - Tech - Theatrical

Buckle Up! In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Fast & Furious franchise and the upcoming theatrical release of F9 on June 25th, Messenger and Facebook have teamed up with Universal Pictu...

Messenger News
June 10, 2021

Spirit Untamed | Jazz Apples
CPG - Partnerships - Retail - Theatrical

Universal Pictures partnered with JAZZ Apples on a promotion celebrating the release of DreamWorks Animation's SPIRIT UNTAMED.  The partnership consisted of JAZZ Apples working with Universal ...

Rob Zombie Set to Direct New ‘The Munsters’ Movie
Streaming - Theatrical

Rob Zombie has officially confirmed that his next film will be a modern adaptation of the classic television show The Munsters. Zombie shared the news on Instagram, saying, "Attention Boils and Ghoul...

IGN
June 8, 2021

‘F9’ Added to Cannes Film Festival Lineup
Theatrical

Cannes Film Festival chief Thierry Fremaux promised that a major blockbuster would premiere on the Croisette, and while he’s kept that promise, the film in question isn’t one many are likely to ha...

Hollywood Reporter
June 7, 2021

HIPPEAS Launches Limited-Edition Minions Snacks
CPG - Press Releases - Theatrical

NEW YORK, May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- HIPPEAS®, Organic Chickpea Snacks, is spreading the Peas & Love with the launch of its Minions-themed snacks for the summer. The limited-edition packs o...

Angelina Luspo
June 7, 2021

‘Boss Baby’ Sequel to Premiere on Peacock and in Theaters ...
Streaming - Theatrical

Universal’s sequel to “The Boss Baby” will premiere on Peacock on the same day it launches in theaters. “The Boss Baby: Family Business,” arriving ahead of schedule (it was initially slated...

Variety
May 25, 2021

China Box Office: ‘F9’ Clocks up $137 Million in its Openi...
Theatrical

“F9” roared into the lead at the China box office, where the “Fast and Furious” franchise has repeatedly lapped faster than in North America. On its first weekend in China the film grossed $1...

Variety
May 24, 2021

Spirit Airlines Unveils New Partnership with Universal
Theatrical - Travel

A special Airbus A320neo livery will start flying in the US today. Spirit Airlines has unveiled a new partnership with Universal Pictures, Dreamworks Animation, and Universal Orlando Resort on a promo...

Simple Flying
May 20, 2021

Universal Pictures Developing Cher Biopic
Music - Theatrical

Cher is getting the biopic treatment thanks to Universal and Oscar-winner Eric Roth. Roth is set to pen the screenplay for a feature film about the life and career of the multi-hyphenate entertainer,...

Billboard
May 20, 2021

F9
Opportunities - Theatrical

On the heels of Fate of the Furious, the biggest global opening weekend of all time at $532.5 million and over $1 billion in box office to date, comes the new chapter in one of the most popular and en...

Universal Pictures
May 19, 2021

Box Office Preview: ‘F9’ In Gear For $160M+ Early Overseas...
Theatrical

The Toretto family will be back in action this week as Universal’s F9 speeds into early offshore release beginning in Korea and Hong Kong on Wednesday, followed by Russia and the Middle East on Thur...

Deadline
May 18, 2021

New Movie Marketing Opportunities For Your Brand
Opportunity Blogs - Partnership Blogs

Start planning your next partnership with movie marketing opportunities! Theatrical marketing campaigns and partnerships, borne out of movie marketing opportunities, met significant challenges thro...

Andrew Gormley
May 7, 2021

Jurassic Park | Reebok
Fashion - Retail - Theatrical

Universal Pictures partnered with Reebok on a promotion that created a line of themed shows celebrating the classic JURASSIC PARK.

Universal Pictures
May 6, 2021

Marry Me
Opportunities - Theatrical

Packed with original songs, MARRY ME arrives just in time for Valentine's Day 2022 with Jennifer Lopez and Owen Wilson starring in a modern love story about celebrity, marriage and social media.

Universal Pictures
May 4, 2021

Downton Abbey 2′ Officially Confirmed with Original Cast
Television - Theatrical

Focus Features says production on the sequel to the hit 2019 film is now underway, with a release date set for Christmas 2021. The Crawleys are returning. Downton Abbey 2 — the sequel to the first ...

Hollywood Reporter
April 19, 2021

F9 Revs Up May 21 in China ahead of Domestic Release
Theatrical

Fuel-injecting some mega muscle into the international box office landscape, Universal’s F9 is revving up for a May 21 release date in China, a full five weeks before domestic. But China won’t be th...

Deadline
April 16, 2021

Box Office: ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Sets Pandemic Record in 3,...
Theatrical

“Godzilla vs. Kong” muscled its way to a pandemic-era box office record, giving Hollywood studios and theater owners alike hope that people are ready to return to the movies after a year of watchi...

Variety
April 5, 2021

Summer 2021: Every Movie Coming to Reopened Theaters (Hopefull...
Theatrical

Nearly 40 films are set for wide release over the next several months. Here's your viewing guide (with trailers). What's below could totally change. We all know that by now. In fact, studios were stil...

Hollywood Reporter
April 2, 2021

‘Nobody’ Tops Box Office, but ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Is t...
Theatrical

This was a strong box-office weekend, by current 2021 standards. “Nobody,” an R-rated thriller starring Bob Odenkirk, from the director of “Hardcore Henry,” grossed $6.7 million — about one ...

IndieWire
March 29, 2021

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Leads Box Office as L.A. Theate...
Theatrical

Disney’s animated adventure “Raya and the Last Dragon” led the domestic box office in its third weekend, illustrating the appeal of family films as Hollywood attempts to mount a moviegoing reviv...

Variety
March 22, 2021

Film Chiefs Talk Pandemic: “The Old System Was Creaky...
Theatrical

Four top studio executives discuss the past year and the near future, including the slow march to a box office recovery, the shattering of the theatrical window and the streaming tsunami. Even the mos...

Hollywood Reporter
March 22, 2021

Film Chiefs Talk Pandemic Takeaways: The Old System Was Creaky
Theatrical

Four top studio executives discuss the past year and the near future, including the slow march to a box office recovery, the shattering of the theatrical window and the streaming tsunami. Even the mos...

Hollywood Reporter
March 19, 2021

U.S. Box Office Fell 80 Percent in 2020 as Streaming Boomed
Streaming - Theatrical

Digital subscribers hit the one billion mark globally for the first time as moviegoing collapsed last year amid the pandemic, the annual report of the Motion Picture Association shows. Every year, the...

Hollywood Reporter
March 18, 2021

‘Mank’ Leads 2021 Oscar Nominations, Women Directors Make ...
Streaming - Theatrical

“Mank,” an ode to Hollywood’s golden age that was produced and released by Netflix, one of the companies reshaping the movie business, led the nominations for the 93th Academy Awards. The behind...

Variety
March 15, 2021

Weekend Box Office Results: Avatar Dethrones Endgame Overseas ...
Theatrical

Last week New York City opened a number of its movie theaters. On Monday, Los Angeles is opening many of theirs. By May 1 we have been told that vaccines will be available to every adult in the countr...

Rotten Tomatoes
March 15, 2021

How Will Theatrical Windows Look Post-Pandemic? AMC Boss Adam ...
Streaming - Theatrical

While the No. 1 exhibitor AMC has traditionally been flexible about theatrical windows despite their pubic uproar against Universal last year, the chain’s CEO Adam Aron speculated today what the lan...

Deadline
March 11, 2021

Sing 2
Opportunities - Theatrical

Next holiday season, the new chapter in Illumination’s smash animated franchise returns with big dreams and spectacular hit songs as can-do koala Buster Moon and his all-star cast of animal performe...

Universal Pictures
March 10, 2021

Movie Theaters Increasingly Bet on Family Films Amid Reopening
Streaming - Theatrical

With 45 percent of theaters now open stateside, exhibitors count on all-ages titles like 'Croods: A New Age' and 'Raya and the Last Dragon' to have long runs. Joe Masher, the COO of midsize exhibitor ...

Hollywood Reporter
March 10, 2021

How Long Should Movies Be in Theaters Before Streaming? Hollyw...
Streaming - Theatrical

With the movie business upended during the pandemic and tilting more towards streaming than cineplexes, Hollywood is rethinking its business model. One significant debate is how long a gap there s...

CNN
March 1, 2021

‘The Croods 2’ Leads Depleted U.S. Box Office
Streaming - Theatrical

Need a reminder of just how imperiled moviegoing, at least in the U.S., remains due to the pandemic? Look no further than domestic box office charts. “The Croods: A New Age,” which debuted theatri...

Variety
February 22, 2021

Universal Brand Development Inks Deal with Jakks Pacific‘s D...
Theatrical - Toys

Under the new agreement, Disguise will design, market, manufacture, and distribute Halloween costumes, costume accessories, inflatables, adaptive costumes, and trunk-or-treat kits for a robust lineup ...

The ToyBook
February 18, 2021

Nobody
Opportunities - Theatrical

Sometimes the man you don’t notice is the most dangerous of all. Emmy winner Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul, The Post, Nebraska) stars in Nobody from Universal Pictures

Universal Pictures
February 17, 2021

Thanksgiving Release ‘Croods: A New Age’ Tops Presidents D...
Theatrical

A year after Covid-19 raged in China, the country’s box office is all sewn up and back together, with Detective Chinatown 3 besting Avengers: Endgame‘s U.S./Canada all-time opening with a $394M we...

Deadline
February 16, 2021

Old
Opportunities - Streaming - Theatrical

From Universal Pictures and M. Night Shyamalan unveils a new thriller about a family on a tropical holiday who discover that a secluded beach that's causing them to age rapidly.

Universal Pictures
February 12, 2021

‘The Little Things’ Leads the Weak Super Bowl Box Office W...
Theatrical

If theaters were told they needed to close one weekend a year, Super Bowl Sunday would be a strong contender. Normally it’s the worst grossing, or very close; studios avoid the date and often the we...

IndieWire
February 8, 2021

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Movie Gets a Release Date
Theatrical

Universal is set to open Dear Evan Hansen, its adaptation of the Broadway musical that stars Amy Adams, Julianne Moore and Amandla Stenberg, on Sept. 24, 2021. The Stephen Chbosky-directe...

Billboard
February 1, 2021

Universal and Valpak
Agencies - Opportunities - Partnerships - Theatrical

Universal along with Allied Global Marketing teamed with Valpak to promote the 20th anniversary of the classic “Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas"

Valpak and Universal
January 28, 2021

The Croods and Chime
Finance - Partnerships - Theatrical

Universal Pictures partnered with consumer neobank Chime on a promotion celebrating the release of THE CROODS: A NEW AGE!

Universal Pictures
January 28, 2021

New Wave of Film Delays
Streaming - Theatrical

James Bond’s latest adventure has hit another speed bump. “No Time to Die,” the upcoming installment in the British spy series, has been postponed yet again. The movie will now release in theat...

Variety
January 22, 2021

Universal Exec Says Deal to Shorten Theatrical Window “W...
Streaming - Television

Peter Levinsohn talks about the fight to keep films like 'Promising Young Woman' and 'The Croods: New Age' on the big screen amid the pandemic and why he won't be sending movies straight to sister com...

Hollywood Reporter
January 14, 2021

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