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Sonic the Hedgehog: Ben Schwarz Shamelessly Sells Film With Live Animals

"Sonic the Hedgehog": Ben Schwarz Shamelessly Sells Film With Live Animals

With the imminent release of Paramount's live-action Sonic the Hedgehog film, star Ben Schwartz commemorated Groundhog Day (February 2nd) with its prickly cousin, the hedgehog. Handling the live animal in the Tweeted video, the voice of Sonic teased fans with cuddly offerings for those who buy tickets to see the film. Promoting "Sonic" Obviously, for […]


Paramount Releases a New TV Spot for Top Gun: Maverick

Paramount Releases a New TV Spot for "Top Gun: Maverick"

Paramount Pictures is bringing back one of the action classics with Top Gun: Maverick later this year. The first trailer was unveiled during San Diego Comic-Con and now they have released a new TV spot to go along with the big game today. It shows off some new footage including some of that infamous plane footage […]

Sonic Actor Jim Carrey Examines Cultural Irony Behind The Truman Show

"Sonic" Actor Jim Carrey Examines Cultural Irony Behind "The Truman Show"

Sonic the Hedgehog actor Jim Carrey seldom does sequels. When it happens, it's often for his earlier work like his 1994 comedies Ace Ventura or Dumb and Dumber. Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (1995) wasn't as well-received as its predecessor. Critics thrashed Dumb and Dumber To (2014). He learned he won't do sequels just to […]

New Poster for Sonic the Hedgehog Star Ben Schwartzs Star Wars Contribution

New Poster for "Sonic the Hedgehog", Star Ben Schwartz's Star Wars Contribution

Marketing for Paramount Pictures' Sonic the Hedgehog with Dolby Cinema revealing the film's latest poster on its Twitter account. Gotta. Go. Fast! Meet Tom (AKA Donut Lord) — Sonic's best friend and the best cop in Green Hills 😎 Tag your best friend, then race to get your #DolbyCinema tickets for @SonicMovie (🍩 not included): […]

Terminator: Linda Hamilton Believes Box Office Killed Franchise Reluctant to Return

"Terminator": Linda Hamilton Believes Box Office Killed Franchise, Reluctant to Return

Director Tim Miller and producer James Cameron made Terminator: Dark Fate in the hope to reinvigorate the franchise. Despite positive reception from critics and audiences alike according to Rotten Tomatoes, the film severely underperformed at the box office. The film lost over $100 million for studios Paramount and Skydance. Franchise star Linda Hamilton spoke to […]

Top Gun: Maverick – Director Joseph Kosinski Describes Filming Experience New Images

"Top Gun: Maverick" – Director Joseph Kosinski Describes Filming Experience, New Images

Top Gun: Maverick continues the adventures of Pete "Maverick" Mitchell (Tom Cruise), who's taken an instructor role since the events of the 1986 Tony Scott film. Director Joseph Kosinski talked to Entertainment Weekly about the plot and differences between his film and the original Top Gun. Paramount Pictures provided exclusive images highlighting the new Maverick […]

X-Men Star James Marsden Open to Play Another Character for MCU

"X-Men" Star James Marsden Open to Play Another Character for MCU

James Marsden is open to returning to his comic roots at Marvel. Originally playing Scott Summers/Cyclops, he became the forgotten man in the Fox X-Men universe since X2: X-Men United (2003). Not able to fully commit to filming the third film, X-Men: The Last Stand in 2006, Scott Summers/Cyclops (Mardsen) died within the first few […]

Nicholas Hoult Joins the Mission: Impossible Franchise

Nicholas Hoult Joins the "Mission: Impossible" Franchise

The Mission: Impossible franchise has become the premiere action franchise which is a weird thing to say. The first three movies were well-liked and received but once the fourth one hit it was like a new franchise was born. It stopped being another spy/one man against the world series and went on to focus on […]

Power Rangers: Is A Reboot Necessary

Power Rangers: Is A Reboot Necessary?

It was recently announced that the Power Rangers movies would be rebooted yet again. The Hollywood Reporter reported that Jonathan Entwistle would be taking the project's reins at Paramount. The filmmaker most recently created The End of the F—ing World for Netflix. Here's the background information for what could potentially happen: Now in Paramount's court, Power […]

Wheres My Biopic Director Dorothy Arzner [OPINION]

Where's My Biopic? Director Dorothy Arzner [OPINION]

When it comes to pioneers of Hollywood, one of the biggest unsung heroes is Dorothy Arzner. She is the first female director in the Hollywood system also having a hand at editing and writing. Despite having only 20 films to her credit, Arzner launched the careers of some of the industry's most talented actors. Natural […]

Studio Behind Live Action Sonic Redesign Shutters Its Doors

Studio Behind Live Action Sonic Redesign Shutters Its Doors

Movie Picture Company (MPC), the animation studio behind the live-action Sonic the Hedgehog character redesign, closed its Vancouver location on December 11. In a company email obtained by CBC News, the film animation and visual effects studio cited "Increasing external market pressures" in Vancouver as well as more attractive opportunities in other locations. The Vancouver […]


Our Favorite Moments From the Cloverfield Franchise (So Far)

Our Favorite Moments From the Cloverfield Franchise (So Far)

When Cloverfield debuted in 2008 as a found footage creature feature, many didn't know what to expect yet found themselves intrigued by the mystery surrounding the premise. With a very detailed ARG campaign and made by an insanely talented creative team (J.J. Abrams and Matt Reeves) moviegoers were drawn to the unique concept and couldn't […]

Noah Hawley to Write and Direct Star Trek 4

Noah Hawley to Write and Direct "Star Trek 4"

The Star Trek movie franchise has been in limbo for quite some time. Star Trek Beyond was the best-reviewed of the new movies but didn't exactly kill at the box office. It made over $340 million at the worldwide box office so Paramount Pictures didn't seem to be in a huge rush to get the next […]

Mission: Impossible: Pom Klementieff Cast in 7th and 8th Films

"Mission: Impossible": Pom Klementieff Cast in 7th and 8th Films

Director Christopher McQuarrie recruited Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 star Pom Klementieff for the seventh and eighth Mission: Impossible films. McQuarrie made the announcement via social media on Instagram with the inquiry, "How do you say femme fatale in French? #MI78".   View this post on Instagram. Klementieff accepted the mission. View this post […]

Sonic Redesigned Cost Far Less Than Rumored $35 Million

"Sonic" Redesigned Cost Far Less Than Rumored $35 Million

Following the summer trailer release of the live-action Sonic the Hedgehog, online backlash forced a character redesign. Paramount released their latest trailer with the changes. An initial report on Twitter suggested an estimated redesign cost of $35 million. A source close to the production told Indiewire the cost was far lower to $5 million. https://youtu.be/szby7ZHLnkAVideo […]

Beverly Hills Cop 4: Netflix Reaches Deal with Paramount to License Film

"Beverly Hills Cop 4": Netflix Reaches Deal with Paramount to License Film

Eddie Murphy's nostalgia wave is complete with his return to Saturday Night Live, Coming to America sequel and now, the fourth film of the Beverly Hills Cop franchise. Netflix and Paramount, who owns the IP, reached a one-time license deal with an option for a sequel for Murphy and producer Jerry Bruckheimer, according to Deadline […]

The Man Who Redesigned Sonic Was Honored To Be Brought In

The Man Who Redesigned Sonic Was "Honored" To Be Brought In

When the first trailer for Sonic the Hedgehog came out back in April the response was…not great. Actually, the response was one of the loudest initial backlashes we've seen in a long time. There is no pleasing fans but this time it seemed like Paramount Pictures had managed to piss off everyone regarding this movie. Usually, […]

Second Sonic Trailer Displays New Designs and More Content

Second "Sonic" Trailer Displays New Designs and More Content

If you've heard of the upcoming film Sonic the Hedgehog (and let's face it, it's unlikely you haven't heard about it) then you know it wasn't exactly a film fans were eager for. After a tainted first impression about the blue hedgehog being brought to life, the film was said to undergo changes in design […]