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Third Happy Death Day Has A Working Title Freaky In Same Universe

Third Happy Death Day Has A Working Title, Freaky In Same Universe

Happy Death Day three has a working title according to creator and director Christopher Landon. The Blumhouse Groundhog Day-style horror film grossed a ton of money, as did the sequel, although less than the first. Fans were confused by what was given to them in part 2, but it is starting to find an audience […]

Candyman Moves From October 2020 to Sometime in 2021

Candyman Moves From October 2020 to Sometime in 2021

According to Deadline, Universal Pictures has decided to also pull one of their major releases from the schedule and delay it to 2021 with Candyman.[caption id="attachment_1264930" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The official poster for Candyman Credit: Universal Pictures[/caption]The pseudo-sequel to the 1992 cult horror classic already had a lot of positive buzz behind it, but that buzz[...]

Excellent Freaky Trailer Debuts Blumhouse Film Opens November 13th

Excellent Freaky Trailer Debuts, Blumhouse Film Opens November 13th

Freaky, a new body switch horror film from Blumhouse and Universal, debuted its trailer this morning, and it looks excellent. Starring Katheryn Newton as a high school girl killed by a serial killer (Vince Vaughn). But, instead of dying, she swaps bodies with him. Yes, this is the Blumhouse take on Freaky Friday, from Christopher […]

Jurassic World: Dominion – Jeff Goldblum Teases Park Trio Scenes

Jurassic World: Dominion – Jeff Goldblum Teases Park Trio Scenes

Image courtesy of Universal Pictures[/caption] Goldblum, Neill and Dern's Role in Jurassic World: Dominion "I've been here about a month or so,” Goldblum said “There were some terrific protocols and quarantining going on We're very safe It's a big production We're shooting already, it's going spectacularly, I think." The actor spoon-fed some minute details about the first[...]

Giveaway: A Trilogy of Judd Apatow Films On Blu-Ray

Giveaway: A Trilogy of Judd Apatow Films On Blu-Ray

Inc are you weren't aware, The King Of Staten Island was officially released today for home video, and to help celebrate it, Universal Pictures has partnered with us to give away three Judd Apatow films Along with the one previously mentioned, you also have a chance to win This Is 40 and The 40-Year-Old Virgin. What[...]

AFI And Universal Partner For Black Stories Matter Film Series

AFI And Universal Partner For "Black Stories Matter" Film Series

Credit Universal[/caption] Universal & AFI Doing Good Work Here "The American Film Institute (AFI) and Universal Pictures today announced the launch of a week-long AFI Movie Club event called "Black Stories Matter," spotlighting diverse and unique narratives from celebrated Black films Born from a recent AFI/Universal collaboration honoring DO THE RIGHT THING and Academy Award®-winning director Spike[...]

Darkman: Cast and Crew Commemorate 30 Years of Superhero Cult Classic

Darkman: Cast and Crew Commemorate 30 Years of Superhero Cult Classic

It's hard to believe it was 30 years ago that Liam Neeson's career in "revenging" began with Sam Raimi's underappreciated superhero hit Darkman (1990). Universal decided to pull the trigger on the film after seeing the success of Tim Burton's Batman (1989) for Warner Bros. The Hollywood Reporter caught up with the cast and crew […]

Fast Times At Ridgemont High Charity Table Read Snags Many A-Listers

Fast Times At Ridgemont High Charity Table Read Snags Many A-Listers

Table reads are becoming more a staple given the uncertain times during quarantine. Many involve cast reunions, but the latest in Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982) is probably the most star-studded ever to appear, most weren't even in the original. Assembled by comedian Dane Cook and Ivan Dudynsky, the table read is part of […]

5 Movie Studios That Have Managed To Win During the Pandemic

5 Movie Studios That Have Managed To Win During the Pandemic

Some of the studios have managed to adapt pretty well all things considered, and these five studios are the ones that have come out ahead in these extremely trying times. Universal Pictures Universal has been all over this pandemic in the right way When everyone started delaying their movies in a couple of months back in March,[...]

Yet Another American Pie Movie Coming To Netflix DVD In October

Yet Another American Pie Movie Coming To Netflix, DVD In October

Yes, another film in the American Pie series is on the way. This marks the ninth film in the series, although only the first four went to theaters, where they grossed over $800 million combined. The other four before this new one, Girl's Rules, were direct to DVD releases. This will also be the first […]

47 Ronin Sequel Announced – WHY Mulan Actor Ron Yuan to Direct

47 Ronin Sequel Announced – WHY? Mulan Actor Ron Yuan to Direct

[caption id="attachment_1250506" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "47 Ronin" poster, Universal Pictures[/caption]The original 2013 movie was directed by Carl Rinsch and written by Chris Morgan and Hossein Amini from a story conceived by Morgan and Walter Hamada It starred Keanu Reeves, Hiroyuki Sanada, Tadanobu Asano, Rinko Kikuchi, and Ko Shibasaki That movie was based on Chūshingura, the real-life[...]

Back To The Future Trilogy Comes To 4K Blu-ray On October 20th

Back To The Future Trilogy Comes To 4K Blu-ray On October 20th

Well, it is finally here. After many months of speculation, Universal has formally announced that the Back To The Future Trilogy is coming to 4K Blu-ray in October. The set will contain all three films, and a forth disc containing a plethora of special features both new and old. The new features will include audition […]

Universal Reportedly Circling the Shoot Tom Cruise Into Space Film

Universal Reportedly Circling the "Shoot Tom Cruise Into Space" Film

According to Deadline, it's not Paramount that is circling the production but Universal Pictures The movie already has an estimated budget of $200 million, and that's probably coming in on the low end considering how massive of a production this is going to be and the insurance needed for Cruise and the crew alone.[caption id="attachment_1240183"[...]

Tales From The Hood 3 Rated By The MPAA Might Be Out Soon

Tales From The Hood 3 Rated By The MPAA, Might Be Out Soon

Tales Form The Hood 3 seems like it came out of nowhere, but it is in fact coming soon. We know this because it has been rated by the MPAA. It was of course rated R for "Horror violence, disturbing images, sexual content, and language including racial epithets." The news was first reported by our […]

Watch: Scott Pilgrim Cast Perform Reunion Charity Table Read

Watch: Scott Pilgrim Cast Perform Reunion Charity Table Read

Image courtesy of Universal Pictures[/caption] There's no question of the cultural relevance of the pop-tastic sensation as Scott Pilgrim vs the World (2010) as it celebrates its 10th anniversary As reunions been a common theme throughout the quarantine, Entertainment Weekly hosted the remote table reading of the original script of the Edgar Wright-film The cast[...]

Whats the Story Wishbone A Movie Based on the TV Show Is on the Way

What's the Story, Wishbone? A Movie Based on the TV Show Is on the Way

Universal Pictures and Mattel Films has a new reboot in the works according to Deadline, and this time it's a little different than usual If you were a PBS watching kid from the years 1996 to 2001, you probably remember a classical literature-loving Jack Russell Terrier named Wishbone And if not, let me introduce you[...]

Marching Through Marvel: Watching Howard the Duck for the First Time

Marching Through Marvel: Watching Howard the Duck for the First Time

Credit: Universal Pictures[/caption]Howard the Duck is a character that both makes complete sense to make a movie out of and also makes no sense at all Howard the Duck is a character that is hard to explain, but he's also one of those characters that don't have a lot of continuity or links to the[...]

Universal &#038 Blumhouse Sign Leigh Whannell For Wolfman With Golsling

Universal & Blumhouse Sign Leigh Whannell For Wolfman With Golsling

Taking the sting out a bit of the Halloween Kills delay news, Universal and Blumhouse are bringing in The Invisible Man director Leigh Whannell in to direct yet another reimagining of a Universal Monsters character. The Wolfman will star Ryan Gosling, and will be produced by Blumhouse head Jason Blum. Whannell will write a treatment […]

Jurassic World: Dominion – Sam Neill Excited Production is Resuming

Jurassic World: Dominion – Sam Neill "Excited" Production is Resuming

Image courtesy of Universal Pictures[/caption]Pratt and Howard return for their third film to join the original 1993 core trio Also returning is BD Wong, who's making his fourth appearance as Dr Henry Wu, the scientist who initially worked with John Hammond (Richard Attenborough) in the 1993 film and had a part in genetically engineering the[...]

Gladiator: Russell Crowe Reflects How Ridley Scott Sold Film to Him

Gladiator: Russell Crowe Reflects How Ridley Scott Sold Film to Him

Image courtesy of Universal Pictures[/caption] Gladiator Synopsis The story followed a Roman general (Crowe) Maximus, who is betrayed by the Emperor’s son Commodus (Phoenix) when he assumes the throne in an act of regicide As punishment for Maximus’ lack of fealty to his reign, Commodus sentences the general and his family to death[...]