Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Paramount Pictures

  • The Playlist
    2 comments
    tweet
    5

    J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Teams With Paramount For 'God Particle' & 'Wunderkind'

    Paramount has had a rough few weeks, with Sacha Baron Cohen’s “The Dictator” underperforming and their now tentpole-less summer after deciding to push back “G.I. Joe: Retaliation” by nine months. Fortunately for them, they’re still very much in the J.J. Abrams bus...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    27 comments
    tweet
    4

    Is Paramount Getting Ready To Make 'Jackass 4'?

    Even after "Jackass 3D" took in $170 million, it seemed like the extra footage jambalaya that was the straight-to-DVD "Jackass 3.5" might the final entry in the "Jackass" franchise, especially after the tragic death of cast member Ryan Dunn. Maybe not. In fact, it looks...

    Read More »
  • Criticwire
    1 comment
    tweet
    6

    Paramount Pictures, Then and Now

    You're not going to find a more illuminating juxtaposition about the evolution of Hollywood studios than these two articles.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    9 comments
    tweet
    9

    Tom Cruise Action Vehicle 'One Shot' Retitled To Franchise Ready 'Jack Reacher'

    While the debate will continue to swirl about how 5' 7" Tom Cruise will portray the much taller, bulkier Jack Reacher as described in the books by Lee Child remains to be seen, from day one Paramount has viewed "One Shot" as the start of a potential series of films. And now with a...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    5 comments
    tweet
    19

    You Have To Wait Another 9 Months For 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation': Film Moves To March 29th, 2013

    Update: Very wisely, Universal have swiftly reacted to Paramount's move and moved Seth MacFarlane's R-rated comedy "Ted" onto the June 29th date left by the "G.I. Joe" move. This gives it an extra two weeks before expected juggernaut "The Dark Knight Rises" hits...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    22

    William Friedkin Discusses Frustrating Lawsuit Over His Undersung '70s Film 'Sorcerer'

    When discussing the scrappy and hirsute "Easy Riders, Raging Bulls" generation of 1970s filmmakers, the narrative arc of William Friedkin is a fun one to tell, and is often the stuff of legend. While he doesn't rank up there among some of the peers of that era like Martin Scorsese, George Lucas and ...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    7 comments
    tweet
    26

    Darren Aronofsky To Direct 'Unforgiven' Style Pic About George Washington

    Well, he's already set to put his own spin on a famed Bible story with "Noah," so why not American history? That's right, Darren Aronofsky is about get presidential in a movie that won't be your standard biopic.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    7

    By The Beard of Zeus! Will Ferrell Tells Conan 'Anchorman 2' is Greenlit at Paramount (Video)

    Rejoice, "Anchorman 2" is coming. Paramount is partnering with Will Ferrell and Adam McKay's Gary Sanchez Productions and Judd Apatow for a sequel to the beloved 2004 original (DreamWorks; $89 million worldwide). The 2004 comedy is arguably the most quoted film of the last decade.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    8

    Branagh Takes Helm of New Jack Ryan Flick at Paramount, Starring Chris Pine

    Kenneth Branagh has taken the helm at Paramount of the long-in-the-works untitled Jack Ryan project, based on Tom Clancy's character. Branagh replaces Jack Bender, who had scheduling issues...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    4

    'Friday the 13th' Remake Scribes Cash In On Success With Untitled Horror Project At Paramount

    Taking impressive box office receipts ($91 million worldwide take on a $19 mil. budget) over the scathing reviews, Paramount has given the screenwriting team of the 2009 “Friday The 13th” reboot, Damian Shannon and Mark Swift, development deals for an as-yet-untitled horror project at th...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Sony Hack Reveals the Insufferable Whiteness ...Shadow and Act
  • The DressmakerKate Winslet Ready For 'Jobs' Biopic, ...The Playlist
  • Watch: The Curious Case Of Copyright ...The Playlist