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Megan Ellison Won’t Fund ‘Terminator’ Revival; David Ellison, Paramount Paying

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Though Megan Ellison and her Annapurna Pictures started the process on reviving The Terminator franchise, she has divested herself financially of involvement in the final two or three pictures that will now be solely financed by her brother David Ellison’s Skydance and Paramount Pictures. This has been confirmed to me, and I’m told she will retain an executive producer credit. 7 years 39 weeks ago via brucelee

Star Trek 3

Posted July 15th, 2013 by Binh Ngo

New 'Terminator' Movie Set for 2015

1:21 AM 6/28/2013 by Binh Ngo
It looks like the producers have given up on Terminator 5 and will instead reboot the franchise with "a stand-alone trilogy", the first of which is set for release on June 26, 2015, according to a joint press release by Skydance Productions, Annapurna Pictures and Paramount Pictures.

What Flop? 'Jack Reacher' Crosses $200M Worldwide Mark

12:31 PM 2/22/2013 by Jeff Giles
Jack Reacher
For all that talk about disappointing grosses foiling plans for a franchise, it looks like Tom Cruise's Jack Reacher is still doing pretty well at the box office -- in fact, as Deadline reports, it just became Cruise's 19th film to break the $200 million mark.

Arnold Schwarzenegger Reportedly Confirms 'Terminator 5' Involvement

7:17 PM 1/22/2013 by Jeff Giles
In news that should cue a small army of "he'll be back" jokes, Arnold Schwarzenegger has reportedly confirmed to writers from Bleeding Cool that he's on board to appear in the coalescing fifth installment of the Terminator franchise.

Screenwriters Hired for 'Terminator 5'

5:38 PM 1/17/2013 by Jeff Giles
It's taken some time for the Terminator franchise to get itself back up and running following 2009's Terminator Salvation, but new producers Megan and David Ellison are nothing if not serious about doing something with the rights to the series they purchased in 2011, and it looks like they're starting to get down to brass tacks with the development of the next sequel.

Producer Siblings Megan and David Ellison Betting Big on Holiday Box Office

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feedproxy.google.com – The financiers have millions invested in movies from Tom Cruise's "Jack Reacher" to Oscar contender "Zero Dark Thirty. 8 years 46 weeks ago via jetli

Megan Ellison Enlists Brother David For 'Terminator' Reboot

deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Nearly 18 months after Megan Ellison pledged over $20 million for the rights to finish The Terminator‘s humanity vs the cyborgs of Skynet with a new series of films, the complicated rights deal has finally closed with rights holder Pacificorp. Other than the fact no progress has been made all this time on a script, the surprise here is Ellison has enlisted her brother, David Ellison, to be her financial and creative partner. 8 years 46 weeks ago via jackiechan

Jack Reacher

Posted December 19th, 2011 by Binh Ngo

When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: “Get Jack Reacher!” So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher against an unexpected enemy, with a skill for violence and a secret to keep.

G.I. Joe: Retaliation

Posted November 23rd, 2011 by Binh Ngo

A follow-up to the 2009 release of G.I. JOE: RISE OF THE COBRA, which grossed over $300M worldwide, Paramount Pictures, MGM and Skydance Productions, in association with HASBRO and di Bonaventura Pictures, commences production on G.I. JOE: RETALIATION. In this sequel, the G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy Cobra; they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardize their very existence.

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