A third “Purge” is coming from Universal, Blumhouse and Platinum Dunes with James DeMonaco returning to script with an eye to direct. The second installment, “The Purge: Anarchy,” took in $108…
Not wanting to monkey with a solid system, Universal is dating its “Purge” sequel for the same month as its predecessor, laying claim to June 20, 2014. The original, which marked Universal’s first…
Universal is developing “Purge 2” with Jason Blum following the surprise success of Ethan Hawke starrer “The Purge.” Blumhouse Prods. is in line to receive a $2.25 million tax credit from the state…
Universal's micro-budgeted scarer "The Purge," from Blumhouse Productions, screamed into theaters with a fantastic $36.4 million domestic start.
A critical digest of the week’s latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. The Internship Distributor: 20th Century Fox "Google Crashers" must have…
UPDATE: Universal’s low-budget horror film, “The Purge,” is invading theaters at an alarming rate. The $3 million-produced feature from Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions is on track for $14 million…
Thudding shocks and predictability dull the edge of this futuristic horror movie.
Paris-based Wild Bunch Distribution has closed an output deal with Jason Blum's Blumhouse Intl.
On the heels of what should be a busy Memorial Day frame next year, Universal has dated social thriller "The Purge" for a May 31 domestic release.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions has acquired domestic and select international rights to Michael and Peter Spierig's sci-fi action-thriller "Predestination," which will reunite the siblings with…
Louie Psihoyos' "The Cove" is among pics playing at the 22nd Tokyo Film Festival.
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