Tag Archives: Universal Pictures

Universal’s Halloween Kills to Debut Day-and-Date in Theaters & on Peacock

Universal Pictures, Miramax, and Blumhouse have announced that the highly-anticipated Halloween Kills will be debuting day-and-date in theaters as well as on Peacock on October 15, 2021. This Halloween, Michael comes home. In Theaters & Streaming Only on @peacockTV October 15. pic.twitter.com/zdYtmmHTS3 — #HalloweenKills (@halloweenmovie) September 9, 2021 RELATED: Halloween Kills Trailer: Michael Myers Battles… Read More »

Latest Boss Baby: Family Business Trailer Offers a Second Chance at Childhood

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. RELATED: The Boss Baby:… Read More »

The Forever Purge Posters Introduce a Bunch of Rule Breakers

Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions have released new The Forever Purge posters for their upcoming fifth and final installment to the action-horror franchise The Purge. The new posters give the spotlight to the film’s main antagonists, a group of insane masked individuals who decide to go against the rules and continue to purge beyond the… Read More »

Blumhouse’s Zac Efron-Led Firestarter Remake Begins Production 

Blumhouse Productions took to Twitter to confirm that production on Universal Pictures’ upcoming Firestarter remake has finally begun after 37 years since the theatrical release of 1984’s Drew Barrymore-led version. Based on Stephen King’s classic horror sci-fi thriller novel of the same name, the project will be led by Zac Efron (The Greatest Showman) and… Read More »

The Boss Baby: Family Business to Premiere on Peacock & In Theaters Simultaneously

Universal Filmed Entertainment Group (UFEG) and Peacock have announced that DreamWorks Animation’s The Boss Baby: Family Business, the sequel to the Oscar-nominated blockbuster comedy, will debut as Peacock’s summer movie event for no additional charge to Peacock Premium customers in the U.S. beginning July 2, day-and-date with its theatrical release, moving up from its previously announced… Read More »

F9: The Fast Saga Breaks International Box Office Records

The international film industry got a huge boost this week, as F9: The Fast Saga launched across multiple markets and smashed past several records.  RELATED: New F9 Featurette Brings Us Back to the Beginning According to new IMAX Distribution numbers, F9’s launch in China was record-setting. The film earned $6.5 million in the IMAX box office,… Read More »

Cher Biopic in the Works From Universal & Mamma Mia! Producers

(Photo by: Christopher Polk/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) Universal Pictures is currently in the process of developing an untitled autobiographical movie, centered around the life and career of Grammy winner and Oscar-winning singer-actress Cher (Moonstruck). The project hails from Mamma Mia! producers Judy Craymer and Playtone’s Gary Goetzman. “Gary and I are thrilled to… Read More »

New F9 Featurette Shows Off Incredible Practical Effects

The latest F9: The Fast Saga featurette features plenty of carnage, which is quite the pun for the vehicle-based action franchise. RELATED: Vin Diesel Believes F9 Co-Star John Cena Was Sent by Paul Walker Vin Diesel and the rest of the Fast and Furious family return to theaters on June 25, 2021. The new 90-second video is packed full… Read More »

Vin Diesel & Universal Team for Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots Film

Vin Diesel & Universal team for Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots film After working with the studio for the past 20 years on the hit Fast & Furious and Chronicles of Riddick franchises, Vin Diesel is partnering up with Universal once again to star in and produce a film adaptation of Mattel’s iconic tabletop boxing game Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em… Read More »

Universal Snaps Up Mike Flanagan’s The Season of Passage

Universal Snaps up Mike Flanagan’s The Season of Passage Christopher Pike’s novel The Season of Passage is set to be adapted into a space horror film from Mike Flanagan (The Haunting of Hill House). Deadline reported that Universal pictures acquired the feature pitch in a “competitive situation”. The director took to Twitter to announce his excitement. RELATED: Iman… Read More »