Paramount Pictures News
3:17 PM 12/11/2013 by Binh Ngo
The new Terminator movie have been given the title of Terminator: Genesis, suggesting that we might get a new origin story on how the Terminators came about, or it might mean the beginning of a new storyline. Either way, the main characters in the new movie will remain the same. Back as the T-800 will be Arnold Schwarzenegger, who's hoping to resuscitate his flagging movie career with the return to his iconic role.
7:28 PM 12/10/2013 by Binh Ngo
After a $540 million plus take at the global box office, World War Z is moving forward with the obligatory sequel. The Orphanage's helmer J.A. Bayona has been tapped to direct the World War Z 2, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Looks like he's responsible for developing the story for the sequel since he's overseeing the writing of the script.
thewrap.com – Paramount and Permut Presentations have hired Tom Bezcuha to write the English-language remake of “A Matter of Size,” a character-driven sumo wrestling comedy that will be directed by Jon Turteltaub (“Last Vegas”), TheWrap has learned. A representative for Paramount did not immediately respond to TheWrap’s request for comment. David Permut (“Face/Off”) will produce with Carol Baum (“Father of the Bride”) and Howard Rosenman (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”). 1 day 4 hours ago via jackiechan
6:04 PM 12/9/2013 by Jeff Giles
Jack Reacher wasn't quite the critical and commercial world-beater that Paramount and Tom Cruise were hoping for, but the movie grew stronger legs overseas, and with a $218 million worldwide gross, the prospect of a sequel was bound to prove alluring -- and so it has, now that word's gotten out that the studio and its star are at work on a follow-up.
5:53 PM 12/9/2013 by Binh Ngo
Work for Star Trek 3 is about to get underway, and the first order of business is to have the script written. Series veterans Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci were originally in talks to write and produce, but that's no longer the case. Only Orci will be working on the script, along with newcomers J.D.
deadline.com – EXCLUSIVE: Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions are moving ahead with a sequel to Jack Reacher, the 2012 film that starred Tom Cruise and is based on the Lee Child bestselling novel series. A rumor went around that the studio might be trying to squeeze a Reacher film in before Mission: 2 days 1 hour ago via donnieyen
3:58 PM 12/6/2013 by Jeff Giles
Break out your old synthesizer and peck out the "Axel F" melody, film fans -- after nearly two decades in and out of various stages of development, the fourth installment in the Beverly Hills Cop series has an official green light from Paramount Pictures.
feedproxy.google.com – Following yesterday's news that Jerry Bruckheimer was in talks to return to Paramount Pictures after his longtime first-look deal, it's official. The studio and Bruckheimer made the announcement today with their deal beginning in April of 2014. In addition, the deal also includes details on a new Beverly Hills Cop and also Top Gun 2. 5 days 5 hours ago via jetli
comingsoon.net – Paramount Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer have today signed a three-year first-look deal, Deadline reports. Among the projects now being targeted for production are a sequel to the 1986 Tony Scott hit Top Gun and reboot of the Beverly Hills Cop franchise. 5 days 6 hours ago via donnieyen
darkhorizons.com – Principal photography has wrapped on "Transformers: Age of Extinction" with the film's director Michael Bay indicating that our first glimpse at the new movie might come with a high-profile TV spot during the Super Bowl on February 2nd. Revealing that news, Bay also took to his official website to refute a quote he made about the new film being "less goofy" in tone than the last one. 5 days 7 hours ago via brucelee