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‘The Tomorrow War’ With Chris Pratt Heads to Amazon in July

The Chris Pratt sci-fi action flick The Tomorrow War is headed to Amazon Prime Video in time for the July 4 weekend. The Chris McKay-directed pic was originally set up at Paramount and intended to open in theaters on December 25, 2020. But the COVID-19 pandemic put the kibosh on those plans, and earlier this year reports surfaced that Amazon was considering picking up the movie. Now, it’s official: Amazon has the film and will release it this July. July 2, 2021, to be exact. That will give v...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Sci-fi, Chris Pratt, Chris Mckay, Paramount, Dan, Skydance, Amazon Studios, J K Simmons, Yvonne Strahovski, Release Dates, David Ellison, Skydance Media, Jennifer Salke Head, The Tomorrow War


Coming 2 America First Streaming Movie to Hit No. 1 During Pandemic

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Coming 2 America first streaming movie to hit No. 1 during pandemic Amazon has not released any numbers on behalf of Coming 2 America, the comedy sequel to the 1988 blockbuster, Coming to America. Instead, the studio, which paid $125 million for the sequel in October, is pointing to The Digital Entertainment Group/Screen Engine/ASI’s VOD weekend rankings where the Eddie Murphy comedy (according to Deadline) debuted at No. 1 over the likes of The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, Disney, America, Netflix, Streaming, Eddie Murphy, Murphy, Louie Anderson, Queens New York, Maurice, Amazon Studios, Craig Brewer, Teyana Taylor, John Landis


‘Coming 2 America’ Was the Most Watched Streaming Movie On Opening Weekend Since The Pandemic Began…But Does That Really Mean Anything?

Coming 2 America was a sequel that was a long time coming — it was finally released more than 30 years after the original 1988 hit comedy. So it stands to reason that the long-awaited Coming to America sequel, which brings back Eddie Murphy and other original cast members, would have legions of nostalgic fans who would tune in when the film debuted on Amazon Prime Video last week. But even so, today’s news that Coming 2 America had the biggest debut of any streaming movie in the past year? That...
Tags: Amazon, Comedy, Movies, Nigeria, Disney, America, South Africa, Sequels, Box Office, Hamilton, Eddie Murphy, Amazon Prime Video, Queens New York, Amazon Studios, Teyana Taylor, Zamunda


Day, Slate, Rodriguez & More to Lead Amazon’s Ensemble I Want You Back

Day, Slate, Rodriguez & more to lead Amazon’s ensemble I Want You Back As production on the romantic comedy is about to get underway, Amazon Studios has unveiled the cast for I Want You Back which features an ensemble roster of stars including Charlie Day (It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia), Jenny Slate (Big Mouth), Gina Rodriguez (Kajillionaire) and more. RELATED: Lost and Found: Zachary Levi & Gina Rodriguez to Star in Amazon’s New Comedy Adventure if ( ! ...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Atlanta, Streaming, Philadelphia, Staten Island, Gina Rodriguez, Jenny Slate, Berger, Peter, Elizabeth, Emma, Rodriguez, Amazon Studios, Isaac, First Wives Club


‘Coming 2 America’ is Officially Coming to Amazon Prime Video, New Release Date Set for March 2021

Coming 2 America has officially found a new home. Following rumblings last month, Amazon Studios has acquired the worldwide rights for the sequel to Eddie Murphy’s classic comedy Coming to America from Paramount Pictures. A release date has been set for March 2021 on Amazon Prime Video. Coming 2 America is, well, coming to America this coming March — as well as over 240 countries and territories in which Amazon Prime Video is available. Amazon announced that it has acquired the rights to the...
Tags: Amazon, Comedy, Movies, America, Queens, Sequels, Kenya, Paramount Pictures, Paramount, Eddie Murphy, Queens New York, Amazon Studios, Teyana Taylor, Zamunda, Kevin Misher, Lavelle


BlumNews: More ‘Welcome to the Blumhouse’ on the Way; John Ridley Directing New Paranormal Movie

BlumNews! Today, during BlumFest, a Blumhouse-themed virtual experience, we got new info regarding upcoming Blumhouse projects. First: there are even more Welcome to the Blumhouse movies headed our way. Also: John Ridley, the Academy Award-winning screenwriter of 12 Years a Slave, is teaming up with Blumhouse for an Untitled Paranormal Project inspired by a true story. Welcome to the Blumhouse…Again Welcome to the Blumhouse brought four very lackluster Blumhouse movies to Amazon Prime Vide...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, California, Horror, New Jersey, New Orleans, John, Jason Blum, John Ridley, Lupita, Ridley, Amazon Studios, Blumhouse, Madres, Axelle Carolyn, Jennifer Salke Head


Next Four Installments in Amazon’s Welcome to the Blumhouse Unveiled

Next four installments in Amazon’s Welcome to the Blumhouse unveiled After debuting the first four installments of the partnership between the indie production powerhouse and streaming platform, the next four films in Amazon Prime Video’s Welcome to the Blumhouse collection set to premiere in 2021 have been unveiled! RELATED: CS Video: Madison Iseman & Sydney Sweeney on Blumhouse’s Nocturne The Welcome to the Blumhouse program continues the legacy of original, elevated, genre storytelling...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, California, New Orleans, Lupita, Amazon Studios, Blumhouse, ComingSoon, Elan Dassani, Rajeev Dassani, Mamoudou Athie, Axelle Carolyn, Jennifer Salke Head, Frankie Smith, Gigi Saul Guerrero, Sherman Payne


‘Borat 2’ Got “Tens of Millions” of Viewers on Opening Weekend, According to Amazon

Amazon Studios has released some very nice viewership figures for Sacha Baron Cohen‘s Borat sequel. The predictably polarizing mockumentary sequel to Cohen’s 2006 comedy hit, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm may be getting embroiled in many controversies, but it’s got the viewing numbers to match: Amazon Studios claims that “tens of millions” of customers viewed Borat 2 on its first weekend. Amazon Studios is claiming “huge engagement” and “tens of millions” of viewers for Borat Subsequent Moviefi...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Comedy, New York, London, Movies, Thames, Sequels, Sacha Baron Cohen, Rudy Giuliani, Rio, Political, Praia, Cohen, Hudson River, Amazon Studios


Amazon Enjoys ‘Great Success’ With Borat Subsequent Moviefilm Opening Weekend

Amazon Enjoys ‘Great Success’ With Borat Subsequent Moviefilm Opening Weekend Amazon Studios’ global tentpole original movie, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm, starring Sacha Baron Cohen and Maria Bakalova, premiered last weekend to “great success,” streamed by “tens of millions of customers” during its opening weekend. You can watch the movie here! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[]...
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BlumFest: Blumhouse Sets First Halloween Virtual Event this Thursday!

BlumFest: Blumhouse Sets First Halloween Virtual Event this Thursday! In celebration of Halloween, Blumhouse has officially announced they’ll be having their first ever annual event called BlumFest where horror fans can get a sneak preview of the studio’s upcoming movie and TV projects including David Gordon Green’s Halloween Kills. The virtual event will be taking place this Thursday, October 29 at 10AM PT on Blumhouse’s YouTube channel and Facebook page. RELATED: Freaky Trailer: Kathryn Ne...
Tags: Amazon, Halloween, TV, Movies, Horror, US, Ethan Hawke, Showtime, TV News, North America, Jamie Lee Curtis, Jason Blum, Miramax, Vince Vaughn, Amazon Studios, Haddonfield


‘The Underground Railroad’ Teaser: The New Amazon Series From Barry Jenkins Asks, “Who Built All This?”

Barry Jenkins just gave us our first teaser for The Underground Railroad, and it’s stunning. This isn’t a traditional teaser, but it so much more effective than just a series of random shots cut together. By gathering a large cast of characters together in one spot and overlaying that footage with some beautiful music from  Nicholas Britell, Barry Jenkins has immediately caught our attention. Watch The Underground Railroad teaser below. The Underground Railroad Teaser  I was already all...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Virginia, Adaptation, Barry, South Carolina, Nicholas Britell, Jenkins, Cora, Colson, Caesar, Amazon Studios, Underground Railroad, Ridgeway, TV Trailer, Colson Whitehead


SXSW Online Film Festival Coming From Amazon Prime Video

SXSW was canceled this year – a move that was entirely unprecedented and left the future of the festival in some question. However, SXSW may be down, but it’s not out yet. Amazon Prime Video is teaming with SXSW for Prime Video presents the SXSW 2020 Film Festival Collection, a one-time online film festival showcasing films from the SXSW 2020 lineup. And oh yeah, it’s free. If you were planning to attend SXSW and are still bummed-out about the cancelation, here’s some good news. Amazon Prime...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Amazon Prime, Austin, Cannes, Sxsw, Amazon Prime Video, Amazon Studios, Janet Pierson, Jennifer Salke Head


Neil Gaiman Signs Overall Deal with Amazon Studios

Neil Gaiman signs overall deal with Amazon Studios Deadline reports that author Neil Gaiman (Sandman, American Gods), has signed an overall deal with Amazon Studios to create original content for their streaming service that airs in over 200 countries worldwide. The deal is announced ahead of the launch of his new series Good Omens, which will star David Tennant (Doctor Who) and Michael Sheen (Apostle). When talking about the deal, Gaiman said “What decided me was how much I enjoyed working w...
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‘The Romanoffs’ Trailer: The Creator of ‘Mad Men’ Tells Eight Separate Stories About One Bloodline

Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner brings together an incredible cast to tell eight separate stories about a group of individuals who all think they’re descendants of the Russian royal family. It’s an intriguing premise, and could make for one of the year’s best shows. Watch the new The Romanoffs trailer below. The Romanoffs Trailer Mad Men is one of the best television shows of the the 21st century, so the prospect of a new series from creator Matthew Weiner is certainly enticing. Then y...
Tags: Amazon, Television, Movies, Drama, Russia, Christina Hendricks, Noah Wyle, Isabelle Huppert, Amazon Prime Video, Weiner, Jack Huston, Amazon Studios, Kathryn Hahn, Matthew Weiner, Nicholas II, Corey Stoll


‘The Romanoffs’ Trailer: The Creator of ‘Mad Men’ Brings Together a Huge Cast for Amazon’s Anthology Series

Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner is back with The Romanoffs, an ambitious, star-studded anthology series coming to Amazon. The show focuses on eight separate stories about people who think they’re descended from the Russian royal family. That sounds both weird and interesting, and the cast assembled here is out of this world. Watch The Romanoffs trailer below. The Romanoffs Trailer Let’s look at the cast here: Isabelle Huppert, Marthe Keller, Aaron Eckhart, Diane Lane, Christina Hendricks...
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Barry Jenkins Confirmed to Direct Amazon’s The Underground Railroad

Barry Jenkins confirmed to direct Amazon’s The Underground Railroad Oscar and Golden-Globe winning director Barry Jenkins has been tapped by Amazon Studios to direct the entirety of its upcoming limited series The Underground Railroad. “It’s an absolute gift to have Barry Jenkins commit to directing all the episodes for our upcoming limited series The Underground Railroad,” Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios, said. “Barry’s eye for character and sustained exhilarating, emotional storytell...
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Amazon Studios Wants More Jordan Peele; Jordan Peele Obliges With New First Look Deal

Academy Award-winner Jordan Peele is in high-demand now – everyone wants to work with him, including Amazon. Peele was already working with Amazon on a Lorena Bobbitt docuseries. Now, Amazon Studios has signed a first look television deal with Peele and his production company Monkeypaw Productions. Busy man Jordan Peele is gearing up to direct his next horror movie, Us. He’s also producing the upcoming HBO series Lovecraft Country. We also already knew that Peele and his production company w...
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Goliath Season 2 Trailer, Premiere Date & Key Art

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Goliath Season 2 trailer, premiere date & key art Amazon Prime Video today announced the second season of its Prime Original series Goliath, starring Golden Globe winner Billy Bob Thornton, will return on Friday, June 15. Check out the Goliath Season 2 trailer below, along with the key art in the gallery! Thornton will reprise his role as Billy McBride who, after winning a huge verdict in the Borns Tech case, is reluctantly pulled back into the law when his friend’s 16-yea...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, US, Los Angeles, TV News, Streaming, Billy, Amazon Prime Video, Golden Globe, Thornton, Billy Bob Thornton, Amazon Studios, Goliath, Latina, TV Premiere Dates


Amazon Confirms ‘Jack Ryan’ Season 2 Months Before First Season Debuts

A Quiet Place may be a surprise hit for director John Krasinski, but he’s not giving up acting any time soon. In fact, he’s just extended his tenure playing CIA analyst Jack Ryan for another season. Today, Amazon Studios confirmed that Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan season 2 is guaranteed, despite the fact that the first season of the show won’t debut until this summer. Find out more about the second season below, including why Amazon gave it such an early green light. Jack Ryan Season 2 is Coming ...
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Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Season 2 Greenlit by Amazon Before Premiere

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Season 2 greenlit By Amazon before premiere Amazon today announced it has greenlit Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan Season 2 ahead of its global series debut set for August 31 on Prime Video. Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, from Paramount Television and Skydance Television, is a reinvention with a modern sensibility of the famed and lauded Tom Clancy hero played by John Krasinski (A Quiet Place, 13 Hours). The creators of the series, Executive Producers Carlton Cuse (Lost, Bates Motel) a...
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