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Nope Poster Teases Jordan Peele’s Newest Horror Feature

Acclaimed writer-director Jordan Peele took to Twitter to share the first official poster for his highly-anticipated horror thriller movie which has now been confirmed to be titled as Nope. The poster, which you can check out below, seemingly highlights a dark cloud with a colorful banner string hovering on top of a mountain field. It will be interesting to see how these things will relate to the mysterious project, but it sure does teases Peele’s newest terror. — Jo...
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Red Notice: Release Date, Cast and More

(Welcome to …And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.) Netflix’s most expensive original film yet is not Martin Scorsese’s digitally-enhanced The Irishman, or Michael Bay’s bombastic action film 6 Underground. It’s Red Notice, a caper movie that brings together three of the world’s biggest movie stars for a globe-trotting adventure. Here’s everything we know about Red Notice so far. ...
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‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’ Makes a Surprise Slam Dunk at the Weekend Box Office

LeBron James and the Tune Squad made an impressive showing at the box office over the weekend with Space Jam: A New Legacy dethroning Marvel’s Black Widow from the top of the charts. Early projections had the live-action/animated hybrid sequel bringing in around $20 million in its opening weekend, but the film surprised industry experts by raking in $31.6 million. Not bad for a sequel with 31% on Rotten Tomatoes, a streaming release on HBO Max, and the hurdle of an ongoing pandemic. Variety h...
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Weinstein Investigation Movie ‘She Said’ With Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan to Debut in 2022

“She Said,” a dramatic retelling of the sexual harassment investigation that took down Harvey Weinstein and sparked the #MeToo movement, is coming to theaters next year. The movie, from Universal Pictures, will be released on Nov. 18, 2022. Starring Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan as New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor, who […]
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Netflix Extends Deal for Animation Films With Universal Pictures

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc and Comcast Corp's Universal Pictures are extending a multi-year exclusive rights deal in the United States for animated...
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Netflix’s All-Star Heist Thriller Movie Red Notice Sets Release Date

Netflix has finally set the release date for their highly-anticipated heist thriller pic Red Notice, starring Black Adam‘s Dwayne Johnson, Deadpool‘s Ryan Reynolds, and Wonder Woman‘s Gal Gadot. The film has been scheduled to make its debut on Friday, November 12, which makes it more than a year since the project wrapped up its production back in 2020. Johnson also took to Twitter to hype up its premiere by describing it as the streamer’s biggest movie ever. You’re officially on [email protected]
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Amazon to Offer Universal Films After They Play on Peacock

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Inc's Prime Video will offer new live action movies from Comcast Corp's Universal Pictures four months after...
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Universal Films Will Now Stream on Peacock Following New Deal

Universal films have found a new streaming home on NBC’s Peacock. Beginning with the 2022 theatrical slate, all Universal film content will be available exclusively on Peacock as a part of their Pay-One window. The deal will bring Universal, Focus Features, Illumination, and DreamWorks Animation titles exclusively to Peacock no later than four months after their theatrical debuts. Beginning in 2022, Peacock will also premiere original films developed and produced exclusively for the streamin...
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‘Rebel Moon’: Zack Snyder’s Reworked ‘Star Wars’ Movie Heads to Netflix, Could Launch New Sci-Fi Universe

It’s been quite a year for Zack Snyder, who has taken streaming services and the hashtag-loving hordes of the Internet by storm. First with his four-hour director’s cut of Justice League on HBO Max, then with his Las Vegas zombie heist Army of the Dead on Netflix. And he’s keeping busy. At one point, Snyder was developing a Star Wars film inspired by Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai, but news came this May that he had reworked his idea into one that could take place outside the galaxy far, far aw...
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Fast & Furious Will Be Exclusive to Peacock

A new licensing agreement will see Universal Pictures films headed exclusively to NBCUniversal’s streaming service, Peacock, no later than four months after their cinematic debut — a major win for the platform as it attempts to lure in new cinephile subscribers.Read more...
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Universal Movies to Move to Peacock Streaming Service on Quicker Timeline

By Lisa RichwineLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Comcast Corp's Universal Pictures will send new movies exclusively to the company's Peacock streaming...
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Universal movies will head exclusively to Peacock after playing in theaters

Universal Pictures and Peacock announced that new films from the studio will head exclusively to NBCUniversal's nascent streaming service after they play in theaters.
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Peacock Inks Multi-Year, Accelerated Pay-One Deal with Universal Filmed Entertainment Group

Universal Filmed Entertainment Group (UFEG) and Peacock have announced a new licensing agreement where, beginning with the 2022 theatrical slate, all UFEG film content will become available to fans exclusively on Peacock as part of a dynamic redefined Pay-One window. The deal includes an accelerated window that will bring Universal, Focus Features, Illumination, and DreamWorks Animation titles exclusively to Peacock no later than four months following their theatrical debuts. The traditional 18...
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‘F9: The Fast Saga’ Races To Top Spot At July Fourth Box Office

Universal Pictures dominated at the domestic box office over the holiday weekend.
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Keri Russell, Ray Liotta & More Join Elizabeth Banks’ Cocaine Bear

(Photo by Tristan Fewings/Getty Images & Jim Spellman/WireImage via Getty Images) Elizabeth Bank’s second directorial feature for Universal, Cocaine Bear, has officially outlined its main cast, and it includes some big names.   This cast!! Dream team. #CocaineBear #KeriRussell @OsheaJacksonJr #RayLiotta #AldenEhrenreich @jessetyler — Elizabeth Banks (@ElizabethBanks) July 1, 2021 RELATED: Sing 2 Trailer Teases Illumination’s Star-Studded Animated Sequel In a mes...
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‘Playing With Sharks’ Trailer: The World’s Greatest Shark Photographer Gets Her Own Disney+ Documentary

Sharks are terrifying. They represent something primordial, these creatures unchanged since the dinosaurs roamed. Their eyes are black pits, and their rows of teeth create a gnashing nightmare maw. Shark researcher and underwater filmmaking pioneer Valerie Taylor doesn’t see them that way. She’s the center of the new Disney+ and National Geographic documentary, Playing With Sharks, coming July 23 to Disney+. “It’s like any animal, once you get to know it and understand it, you have a different ...
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'F9' made more than 'Hobbs and Shaw' in its opening weekend at the North American box office

Vin Diesel in "F9." Universal Pictures "F9" had a pandemic-best opening at the domestic box office over the weekend with $70 million. It earned more than the $60 million the last "Fast and Furious" movie, "Hobbs and Shaw," earned. "F9" has grossed more than $400 million worldwide. See more stories on Insider's business page. The latest "Fast and Furious" movie, "F9," earned $70 million at the North American box office over the weekend, a new pandemic-best opening that topped the previo...
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The Wild Box Office For An Action Movie Says Movie Theatres Are Making A Comeback

For Universal Pictures, which raked in an oddly normal (thus deeply robust) box office total over the weekend for F9, “the opening success is vindication for a studio that in the early days of the pandemic decided to delay its potential blockbuster by an entire year — a move that was considered excessive when it was announced in early March 2020.” – The New York Times
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‘Halloween Kills’ Trailer Sees Laurie Strode Form a Mob to Take Down Michael Myers

Jamie Lee Curtis is picking up the torch to play Laurie Strode once again, and she’s forming a mob to take down Michael Myers once and for all. Universal Pictures has released the first trailer for “Halloween Kills,” which serves as the direct sequel to David Gordon Green’s “Halloween” and the 12th installment in the […]
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Sing 2 Trailer Teases Illumination’s Star-Studded Animated Sequel

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Universal Pictures and Illumination have released the official trailer for the forthcoming musical animated sequel to 2016’s Sing, featuring the voices of Oscar-winners Matthew McConaughey and Reese Witherspoon along with Taron Egerton and Scarlett Johansson. The film is scheduled to hit the theaters this December 22, just in time for Christmas. The Sing 2 trailer, which you can check out below along with the character posters, features the return of McConaughey’s Buster Moo...
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Candyman Trailer Dares You to Say His Name

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Universal Pictures has released the brand new Candyman trailer for Nia DaCosta’s forthcoming horror reboot, starring Emmy winner Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Watchmen, Aquaman) and Teyonah Parris (WandaVision). The film is currently slated to arrive in theaters on Friday, August 27. The video, which you can check out below, begins with Colman Domingo narrating the origins of the titular urban legend. It also highlights how Abdul-Mateen’s Anthony gets obsessed with learning about t...
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Latest Boss Baby: Family Business Trailer Offers a Second Chance at Childhood

BEGIN SLIDESHOW A new trailer for the upcoming animated sequel The Boss Baby: Family Business has been released, offering the Templeton brothers a second chance at childhood as they rediscover the importance of family. From Universal Pictures and DreamWorks Animation, the movie will release in theaters and on Peacock on Friday, July 2. In the sequel to DreamWorks Animation’s Oscar-nominated blockbuster comedy, the Templeton brothers—Tim (James Marsden, X-Men franchise) and his Boss Baby l...
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First Jurassic World: Dominion Teaser Drops For IMAX Extended Preview

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment have revealed the first teaser for Colin Trevorrow’s long-awaited Jurassic World: Dominion, continuing to hype up its upcoming 5-minute special extended preview that will be exclusively shown at the IMAX screenings of F9, starting this Friday, June 25. The 15-second teaser is set around 65 million years ago, during the Cretaceous period. It gives us a glimpse of a number of dinosaurs that have never been featured in the Jurassic fi...
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Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Partners Signs Movie Deal with Netflix

(CRAIG SJODIN via Getty Images) Steven Spielberg’s production company Amblin Partners has signed a new partnership with Netflix allowing Amblin to produce multiple films for the streaming giant each year. The deal will co-exist with Amblin’s pact already established at Universal Pictures, according to The Hollywood Reporter, with some features being produced by Spielberg for Universal and others for Netflix. RELATED: Sam Rechner Lands Key Role in Spielberg’s Semi-Autobiographical Film “At Ambli...
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Candyman Director Nia DaCosta Talks Juneteenth & Telling Stories Through Horror

BEGIN SLIDESHOW (Photo by Parrish Lewis/Universal Pictures and MGM Pictures) In a new Candyman featurette, director and co-writer Nia DaCosta shares her Juneteenth message while also describing how “horror is a really effective tool when it comes to telling stories about things that impact us on a social level.” New photos from the upcoming film were also released, which you can check out in the gallery below. From Universal Pictures: Juneteenth is a day that has historically recognized t...
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Virtual ‘Fast and Furious’ Marathon Will Let You Experience the Entire Series From the Comfort of Your Couch

Buckle up, y’all! Alamo On Demand is hosting a 24-hour online Fast and Furious marathon. You can relive the action 20 years in the making, featuring features friendships, rivalries, a little bit of romance, epic stuntwork, and a whole lot of fast cars, all from the comfort of your home. Here’s what you need to know. Family is Forever and so is This Marathon To celebrate the release of F9, the ninth installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, Alamo Drafthouse’s video streaming platform ...
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F9 Clip Previews Vin Diesel and John Cena Showdown

BEGIN SLIDESHOW A brand new F9 clip from Universal Pictures’ long-awaited latest installment to the Fast & Furious franchise has been revealed (via Fandango), providing us a preview at one of the many one-on-one fights that fans should expect to see in the forthcoming film. The video features Vin Diesel’s Dom as he goes up against his brother John Cena’s Jakob in hand-to-hand combat inside a stranger’s apartment. RELATED: Fate of the Furious Director Reunites With Vin Diesel for Muscle Even...
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Jurassic World: Dominion Extended Look to Debut at F9 IMAX Screenings

A Moros Intrepidus in Jurassic World: Dominion Jurassic World: Dominion is set to launch next year, and ahead of its releases, fans looking for a sneak peek can check out an extended preview of the film this month.   RELATED: Universal’s Jurassic World VelociCoaster Opening Date Announced Universal announced on Wednesday that every IMAX screening of the upcoming film F9 would feature a Special Extended Preview of Jurassic World: Dominion. It’s unclear just how long the preview will be, but Uni...
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Messenger From Facebook Brings a Fast & Furious Second-Screen Experience

Iconic action movie franchise Fast & Furious will celebrate its 20th anniversary with the June 25 theatrical release of Fast & Furious 9, and Messenger From Facebook and its parent company teamed up with Universal Pictures on a unique second-screen experience. Starting Wednesday, fans can enjoy the Movie Mate second-screen chat experience on Facebook's flagship...
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