Paramount Pictures News
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: 12 weeks 5 days 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. 13 weeks 1 day 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. 13 weeks 1 day 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. 13 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee
feedproxy.google.com – His upcoming films for the studio include a new Beverly Hills Cop, with Eddie Murphy, and the planned Top Gun sequel, starring Tom Cruise.Paramount Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer have reached a three-year, first-look deal for films, it was announced Friday. The pact, which comes after the producer leaves longtime home Disney, will begin in April 2014. 13 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee
thewrap.com – Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of blockbusters from “Pirates of the Caribbean” to “Top Gun,” has all but closed a deal to make movies for Paramount when his deal at Disney expires next year, according to three individuals with knowledge of the negotiations. One insider said the deal is “getting close” and that the studio expects it will be wrapped up within a week. 13 weeks 3 days ago via jetli
4:29 PM 12/3/2013 by Binh Ngo
Given Sacha Baron Cohen's resemblance to Queen's late frontman Freddie Mercury, it's a shame Cohen won't be playing him in the biopic, but he has another project lined up: A spy action-comedy called Grimsby. Cohen and Phil Johnston came up with the story and sold their pitch to Paramount last August.