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‘A Quiet Place 2’ Is the First Movie to Surpass $100 Million at the U.S. Box Office in Pandemic Times

John Krasinski’s nearly silent thriller “A Quiet Place Part II” has crossed a notable box office milestone. The Paramount Pictures film is the first of the pandemic era to surpass $100 million in U.S. ticket sales. Through the weekend, “A Quiet Place 2” has generated $108 million at the domestic box office and another $80 […]
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The Daily Stream: ‘Wayne’s World 2’ is the Rare Comedy Sequel That Matches Wits with the Original

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Wayne’s World 2 Where You Can Stream It: Netflix The Pitch: After Wayne Campbell (Mike Myers) has a dream in which Jim Morrison tells him to put on a rock concert, he and fellow late-night TV star Garth Algar (Dana Carvey) try to make it happen. Several musical acts show little interest, leaving the pair uncertain about ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, David Letterman, Sequels, Christopher Walken, Mike Myers, Rob Lowe, Illinois, Paramount Pictures, Midwest, Wayne, Chris Farley, Jim Morrison, Garth, Kim Basinger, Waynes-World


‘Midnight Special’ Director Jeff Nichols is Making an Original Sci-fi Movie After His ‘Quiet Place’ Spin-Off

Jeff Nichols, the director of Take Shelter, Midnight Special, and more, is already on board to helm the next A Quiet Place movie for Paramount. And now the studio has gone ahead and locked him into another project, too. After Nichols directs the Quiet Place spin-off, he’ll move on to an original sci-fi film. There are zero details about this new project, but the fact that Nichols has already landed another Paramount gig implies the studio is keen to work with him. A New Jeff Nichols Sci-Fi...
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Exclusive The Lovebirds Deleted Scene Starring Issa Rae & Kumail Nanjiani

ComingSoon.net is debuting a fun deleted scene from Paramount Pictures action-comedy The Lovebirds, starring Issa Rae (Insecure) and Kumail Nanjiani (The Big Sick, Silicon Valley). As of June 8, the movie is now available on DVD, Digital, and On Demand from Paramount Home Entertainment. You can pick up your copy here! RELATED: Samara Weaving, Max Minghella & More Join Damien Chazelle’s Babylon Featuring a never-before-seen, unrated cut of the film, the DVD and Digital releases also include the ...
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The Eyes of Tammy Faye Trailer Starring Jessica Chastain & Andrew Garfield

Searchlight Pictures has released the official trailer for director Michael Showalter’s upcoming biopic drama The Eyes of Tammy Faye, starring Academy Award nominees Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield. The video highlights the rise and fall of Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker, a former televangelist couple who were known for hosting The PTL Club during the early 70s up to the late 80s. The film is scheduled to make its debut in theaters on Friday, September 17. It’s current release date sees The Eye...
Tags: Video, Jessica Chastain, Movies, Drama, Tammy, Andrew Garfield, Paramount Pictures, Social Network, Chastain, Jim Bakker, Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato, Michael Showalter, ComingSoon, Movie News, Gigi Pritzker


A ‘Vertigo’ Video Game, Inspired By the Alfred Hitchcock Movie, is Somehow On the Way

Alfred Hitchcock‘s classic film Vertigo was released in 1958 – the same year one of the earliest officially recognized video games, called Tennis for Two, was released. It took 63 years, but a Vertigo video game is now on the way and is set to be released later this year. But players won’t play as Jimmy Stewart’s retired police detective character from the movie: despite the title, this game is only inspired by Hitchcock’s film and will not be a direct adaptation of it. Check out a teaser trail...
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‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ turns 40: Karen Allen and Belloq actor Paul Freeman reveal secret treasures

Karen Allen was on location in Northern California when she got word that she’d gotten the part of Marion Ravenwood in “Raiders of the Lost Ark.” A courier arrived with a copy of the full script of the 1981 movie that would introduce Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones. The courier stayed in the room while Allen read it — this was top secret stuff, after all — and Allen knew she was all-in on this adventure movie that director Steven Spielberg and producer George Lucas had offered her. “I had fallen ...
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Paramount+ Launches Its Cheaper $5 a Month Plan Today

The cheaper, ad-supported Paramount+ subscription plan is available now. A lower pricing tier of $4.99 per month has launched today, three months after the rebranding of the ViacomCBS streaming platform from CBS All Access to Paramount+. This cheaper subscription plan gives Paramount+ a leg up over its old CBS All Access counterpart (which was $5.99 at its cheapest), as will the summer slate of over 1,000 “premium” movies and new original TV series, led by the Paramount+ exclusive release of th...
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A Quiet Place Universe is Expanding with Spin-off Film

A Quiet Place is becoming a cinematic universe as Paramount Pictures gave the greenlight to a spin-off film set in the same universe.Read more...
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A Quiet Place Universe is Expanding With a Spin-off Film

A Quiet Place is becoming a cinematic universe as Paramount Pictures gave the greenlight to a spin-off film set in the same universe.Read more...
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The Quiet Place Universe Is Expanding With a Spin-off Film

A Quiet Place is becoming a cinematic universe as Paramount Pictures gave the greenlight to a spin-off film set in the same universe.Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Paramount Pictures, Emily Blunt, Loving, John Krasinski, Jeff Nichols, A Quiet Place, Horror Film, Cinema of the United States, English Language Films, Entertainment Culture, Drafta Quiet Place, Draftuntitled A Quiet Place Spin Off Film


‘A Quiet Place’ Spin-Off from ‘Midnight Special’ Director Set for Release in Spring of 2023

After A Quiet Place Part II stormed back into theaters and had no trouble topping the box office charts last weekend, you might expect Paramount Pictures to immediately get A Quiet Place Part III on the fast track. However, it sounds like the studio wants to give director John Krasinski and stars Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe, and Millicent Simmonds a little bit of a break, because they’ve actually scheduled A Quiet Place spin-off movie for release in the spring of 2023 instead of a new sequel. Forb...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Sci-fi, Sequels, Paramount Pictures, Cillian Murphy, Forbes, John Krasinski, Abbott, Krasinski, Jeff Nichols, Djimon Hounsou, A Quiet Place, Noah Jupe, Millicent Simmonds, Emily Blunt Noah Jupe


‘Mission: Impossible 7’ Halts Filming After Positive COVID-19 Test, Tom Cruise Probably Furious

Looks like Paramount’s mission to finish the long-delayed shoot for Mission: Impossible 7 is proving…not possible. Or at least, extremely difficult, as production on the seventh installment of the Mission: Impossible series has come to a halt after at least one member of the production tested positive for COVID-19. Per The Hollywood Reporter, filming on Mission: Impossible 7 will shut down for 14 days while those who came in contact with the member of the production who tested positive for C...
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Tom Cruise’s Mission: Impossible 7 production temporarily shut down due to coronavirus case

Paramount Pictures pauses filming after a routine test confirms positive Covid case on setParamount Pictures has temporarily shut down production on the British set of Tom Cruise’s seventh Mission: Impossible film after someone tested positive for coronavirus.“We have temporarily halted production on Mission: Impossible 7 until June 14th, due to positive coronavirus test results during routine testing,” a Paramount spokesperson said on Thursday. “We are following all safety protocols and will co...
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COVID-19 Spurs Shutdown of 'Mission Impossible' Set

Paramount Pictures has temporarily shut down shooting on the British set of Tom Cruise’s seventh “Mission: Impossible” film after someone tested positive for coronavirus.
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‘Mission: Impossible 7’ Filming Halted After Positive Coronavirus Test

Production on “Mission: Impossible 7” has shut down after a positive coronavirus test. A spokesperson for the production confirmed work on the project will be stalled until June 14. “We have temporarily halted production on Mission: Impossible 7 until June 14th, due to positive coronavirus test results during routine testing,” reads the statement. “We are […]
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‘Babylon’: Samara Weaving Joins Her Doppelganger Margot Robbie in Damien Chazelle’s 1920s Hollywood Drama

There are plenty of celebrity doppelgangers in Hollywood you’re probably positive you’ve never seen in the same room before. Bryce Dallas Howard and Jessica Chastain. Dermot Mulroney and Dylan McDermott. And of course, the cadre of blonde-haired, big-eyed women who all kind of look like Margot Robbie. But now we’ll get to see one of Robbie’s doppelgangers show up in the same room as her, with the casting of Samara Weaving in the Damien Chazelle-directed 1920s Hollywood drama Babylon, which alre...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Drama, Casting, Los Angeles, Brad Pitt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Hulu, Paramount Pictures, Margot Robbie, Paramount, MGM, Elisabeth Moss, Babylon, Damien Chazelle, Marc Platt


Samara Weaving, Max Minghella & More Join Damien Chazelle’s Babylon

(Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images) According to Deadline, Ready or Not star Samara Weaving, Max Minghella (The Handmaid’s Tale, Spiral), Katherine Waterston (Fantastic Beasts films), and Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea (Back to the Future) have officially been cast to join director Damien Chazelle’s upcoming period drama film Babylon. In addition, Rory Scovel, Lukas Haas, Eric Roberts. P.J. Byrne, and Damon Gupton have also been tapped to join the film, which is currently slated to beg...
Tags: Drama, Movies, Brad Pitt, Damien Chazelle, Eric Roberts, Flea, Katherine Waterston, Margot Robbie, Max Minghella, Movie News, Paramount Pictures, Samara Weaving


Paw Patrol: The Movie Gets Trailer Ahead of August Release

Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies released the first Paw Patrol: The Movie trailer today. It features the titular crew of puppies that have to go up against their rival, Humdinger, after he becomes the mayor of Adventure City. The film is out in theaters on August 20, 2021. RELATED: The Boss Baby 2 Trailer Reveals Mission to Save The Family Business Paw Patrol: The Movie is being directed by Cal Brunker from a screenplay by Billy Frolick, Brunker & Bob Barlen. Based on the television se...
Tags: Family, Movies, Jimmy Kimmel, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, Tyler Perry, Paw Patrol, Nickelodeon Movies, ComingSoon, Movie News, Cal Brunker, Keith Chapman, Adventure City, Will Brisbin, Billy Frolick Brunker Bob Barlen, Dax Shepard Tyler Perry


‘A Quiet Place Part II’ Director John Krasinski Breaks Down the One-Take Opening Scene in New Video

John Krasinski proved with the smash hit A Quiet Place and its very successful sequel A Quiet Place Part II that he can direct the hell out of a movie. And Vanity Fair’s always-fascinating “Notes on a Scene” series shows us exactly how he does that. Krasinski, who wrote and directed A Quiet Place Part II, breaks down the opening scene of the horror sequel, which he revealed he sought to shoot in one-take to “never break the energy, so you always felt like you were a part of it.” Watch Krasinski...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Sequels, Paramount Pictures, Vanity Fair, John Krasinski, Abbott, Video Clips, Krasinski, Millie, Millicent Simmonds, A Quiet Place 2, A Quiet Place Part II, Emily Krasinski, Millie One


Adam Levine Will Contribute Original Song to ‘Paw Patrol’ Movie

Adam Levine, the popular Maroon 5 frontman and entertainment personality, will perform an original song for the coming animated feature film “Paw Patrol: the Movie,” backed by Spin Master Corp. and ViacomCBS’ Nickelodeon Movies and Paramount Pictures. The new song, “Good Mood,” was written by Shellback, Savan Kotecha, Oscar Görres and Adam Levine and is produced […]
Tags: News, Paramount Pictures, Adam Levine, Paw Patrol, Nickelodeon Movies, Spin Master Corp, Shellback Savan Kotecha Oscar Görres


ViacomCBS Avoided Nearly $4 Billion in Tax on Franchises Like Spongebob and Star Trek: Report

Paramount Pictures has found a way to avoid paying taxes on franchises including Spongebob Squarepants, Mission: Impossible, and Star Trek by routing revenue from international licensing through a complicated network of foreign subsidiaries, according to a new study. Read more...
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Seth Rogen’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Reboot Set for 2023

Nickelodeon’s upcoming CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot from producer Seth Rogen (The Boys, Preacher, Invincible) will arrive in theaters on August 11, 2023. Rogen made the announcement on Twitter, which you can check out below! Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles… Aug 11 2023 (Leo takes notes like I used to) — Seth Rogen (@Sethrogen) June 1, 2021 RELATED: CS Soapbox: Things We Want From The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Reboot Last year, Rogen revealed that the film will lean more t...
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5 Lingering Questions After ‘A Quiet Place 2’ Dominates the Box Office

After a punishing 14 months for the movie theater business, some sense of normalcy was restored last weekend with the release of director John Krasinski’s “A Quiet Place Part II.” The Paramount Pictures film opened ahead of Memorial Day with $48 million at the U.S. box office, the best showing since the onset of COVID-19. […]
Tags: News, Box Office, Paramount Pictures, John Krasinski, A Quiet Place Part II


SpongeBob and 'Transformers' Cost US Taxpayers $4 Billion, Study Says

An anonymous reader shares a report: Dismissed by critics and devoured by fans, "Transformers: Age of Extinction" was the top box office film in 2014, bringing in $1.1 billion, with more than three-quarters of those dollars coming from overseas. ViacomCBS's Paramount Pictures, which distributed the computer animated action-fest, saved much of that money by licensing the international rights through a complex strategy designed to avoid paying U.S. taxes, according to a study published on Tuesday ...
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‘A Quiet Place Part II’ Reignites the Pandemic Box Office, ‘Cruella’ Follows With Spotty Opening

A Quiet Place Part II made a lot of noise at the box office this weekend. The John Krasinski-directed horror sequel shattered box office expectations with a record-breaking pandemic-time haul, but it was aided in part by the No. 2 performer, Cruella. However, there was a wide gap between A Quiet Place Part II and Cruella, suggesting that Disney’s hybrid release on both Disney+ and in theaters may have hindered the Disney prequel’s theatrical performance. A Quiet Place Part II has earned the ...
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Movie Theaters Are Back, Baby: ‘A Quiet Place Part II’ Looks to Land $58 Million Holiday Box Office Haul

If there was any lingering concern that movie theaters would struggle to come back after the pandemic, this weekend’s box office debut of A Quiet Place Part II should put those to rest. The sci-fi horror sequel is on track to land an estimated $58.5 million through the Memorial Day holiday weekend, and it should come as no surprise that this will be a record-breaking box office haul for the industry during the coronavirus pandemic. The Hollywood Reporter has the estimated A Quiet Place Part I...
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The Offer: Miles Teller to Lead Paramount+’s Making of The Godfather Series

(Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic via Getty Images) According to Deadline, Whiplash star Miles Teller has officially been tapped for the leading role in Paramount+’s upcoming limited series The Offer, centered around the making of 1972’s crime drama epic The Godfather. Teller will be replacing Armie Hammer for the role of producer Al Ruddy after The Social Network actor dropped out of the project due to the ongoing sexual abuse allegations against him. This marks Teller’s first major TV ...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Drama, Earth, Mtv, TV News, Streaming, Marlon Brando, The Godfather, Francis, Paramount Pictures, Armie Hammer, Al Pacino, Paramount, Social Network


Mark Wahlberg Discovers Reincarnation in Paramount+’s Infinite Trailer

Paramount+ has released the official Infinite trailer for Antoine Fuqua’s upcoming sci-fi action feature, starring Oscar-nominated actor Mark Wahlberg (The Departed). The long-in-development film is scheduled to make its debut on June 10, exclusively on Paramount+. The video begins with Wahlberg’s Evan McCauley as he gets interrogated at gunpoint by Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Bathurst, forcing Evan to remember who he really is. He soon discovers that his actually part of a secret group of people called...
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‘The Lost City of D’ First Look: Channing Tatum and Sandra Bullock Get Wet

Channing Tatum and Sandra Bullock are a little wet. That’s because they’re literally standing in water in the first behind-the-scenes image from The Lost City of D, an action-adventure rom-com that is directed by filmmaking duo Adam and Aaron Nee, which stars Bullock as a romance novelist on the search for a fictional city that turns out to be real. See The Lost City of D first look image below. The Lost City of D First Look The Lost City of D recently began shooting, so it doesn’t deserv...
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