Paramount Pictures has made nice with scribes Dyanne Stempel and Jennifer Robinson, acquiring their pitch "Frenemies." Caitlin Scanlon will produce through her newly formed shingle Pounce Pictures.
Paramount Pictures has tapped scribe Andrea Berloff to pen a feature based on the Gucci family. Ridley Scott is attached to direct. Scott's Scott Free production shingle would produce along with…
"Deadwood" star Ian McShane has been cast in Paramount Pictures' "Hot Rod." Pic is being produced by Lorne Michaels and John Goldwyn through their Michaels Goldwyn. Shingle's Jill Messic exec…
Paramount Pictures and Steven Spielberg will develop a space travel story about a group of explorers who travel through a worm hole and into another dimension. Spielberg hopes to direct the film…
Believe it or not, Paramount Pictures has postponed its Tim Burton-directed "Ripley's Believe It or Not." But Par could still have a Burton-directed film on its schedule: The helmer will turn his…
Steven Spielberg, the father of the summer blockbuster, said he may make lower-budgeted specialty pics at DreamWorks now that it's owned by Paramount.
Mike Myers is making a deal at Paramount Pictures to co-write, produce and star in an untitled comedy based on Pitka, a new-age guru character he road-tested in New York-area theaters. Myers, who'll…
"Hustle & Flow" director Craig Brewer will stick with Paramount for his next project, "Maggie Lynn," a country-music drama that he'll write and direct. Stephanie Allain and John Singleton will…
Having witnessed the rollout of Universal's 9/11 pic "United 93," Paramount is proceeding cautiously as it begins the launch of its own Sept. 11-inspired pic, "World Trade Center," directed by Oliver…
Paramount Vantage it is. That's the new name of Par's specialty division, headed by John Lesher. However, Paramount Classics won't disappear entirely; it will remain a label within Par Vantage.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%