Paramount: Wonderful Life sequel has no wings

2013-11-22 21:00

Paramount will be fighting those who want to create It's A Wonderful Life sequel.

Star Trek knocks Iron Man 3 off No 1

2013-05-20 13:44

Star Trek: Into Darkness has warped its way to a $70.6m launch in the US, though it's not setting any light-speed records with a debut that's lower than the studio's expectations.

Hollywood offers free movies online

2013-01-09 14:01

In a bid to jumpstart its fledgling online entertainment system, Hollywood studios are resorting to a time-honoured tactic: Giving stuff away.

Brad Pitt zombie movie needs rewrite

2012-06-11 21:35

Brad Pitt's upcoming zombie apocalypse movie World War Z is set to undergo a script rewrite and extensive reshoots after problems with the first cut were cited.

Cameron refloats Titanic in 3D

2012-03-30 21:08

Director James Cameron is ready to refloat Titanic in 3D, 15 years after naysayers wrote him off.

Paramount claims top movie studio crown

2012-01-03 13:26

Paramount Pictures has claimed top-dog status in Hollywood, saying its 16 releases released in 2011 grossed a record $5.17bn around the world, more than any other US studio.

Paranormal Activity 3 scares up $54m

2011-10-23 22:01

Paranormal Activity 3 thrills with a huge opening $54m at the box office.

Real Steel, Footloose duke it out for No 1

2011-10-16 21:51

The robot boxers of Real Steel and the dancers of Footloose are in a tight fight for the box-office title.

Transformers 3 hits 1bn mark

2011-08-04 14:08

Transformers: Dark of the Moon has made $1bn worldwide, becoming one of the 10 highest grossing movies of all time.

Iron Man 2 overpowers box office

2010-05-09 22:17

Iron Man 2, starring Robert Downey Jnr, has earned $133.6m during its first three days of release in North America, distributor Paramount Pictures has said.

Oscars double nominees

2009-06-25 12:28

The Academy Awards will have 10 best-picture nominees instead of the usual five, improving the odds for fan favourite films to win.


Terminator gets a reboot by Paramount

2013-06-28 14:40

Arnold Schwarzenegger will be back for Paramount's revamp of the new Terminator trilogy.

Charlize Theron to star in crime thriller

2013-03-27 18:34

Charlie Theron is to both star in and produce an as-yet untitled crime thriller about a corrupt vigilante group.

The Hobbit beats off Tom Cruise

2012-12-24 09:37

Tiny hobbit Bilbo Baggins is running circles around some of the biggest names in Hollywood, holding off a box office challenge from Tom Cruise's latest action flick Jack Reacher.

Star Trek actors to voice new game

2012-06-06 20:49

Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto, who starred in the 2009 reboot of Star Trek, are set to reprise their roles as Captain James T Kirk and Spock in a new videogame.

Sacha Baron Cohen signs movie deal

2012-03-02 14:07

"Comic genius" Sacha Baron Cohen has signed a three-year first-look deal with Paramount Pictures, who will also be releasing his upcoming comedy The Dictator.

James Cameron teases Titanic in 3D

2011-10-31 14:29

The first scenes from James Cameron's new 3D version of the mega-blockbuster hit Titanic have been unveiled ahead of the film's re-release in April 2012.

John Singleton sues Paramount for $20m

2011-10-21 14:32

Director John Singleton is suing Paramount and MTV Films for $20m for breach of contract and fraud.

Darren Aronofsky to direct Bible story

2011-10-05 22:01

Paramount has teamed up with Darren Aronofsky who is set to direct an epic Biblical movie about the story of Noah and the Ark.

Justin Bieber teams up with Mark Wahlberg

2011-04-28 13:18

Actor Mark Wahlberg has revealed that he is making a film with teenage singing sensation Justin Bieber.

Paramount on movies drive

2010-04-13 08:52

Paramount Pictures is participating in an offer to sell Seagate Technology hard drives with a copy of the latest Star Trek movie already on board.

Tom cruises to fourth Mission

2009-06-19 09:12

Tom Cruise is set to return in a fourth Mission: Impossible movie - despite his previous acrimonious relationship with Paramount.

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