Movies & TV

CBS and Paramount resolve ‘Star Trek’ fan film suit

CBS and Paramount hold the Star Trek rights, and there's a lot of money involved. They were about to go to trial over a fan made film concept, but it's been settled and the trial won't happen.
Home Theater

Paramount Blu-rays featuring DTS:X 3D surround sound are on the way

Paramount and DTS have announced an agreement to offer DTS:X 3D surround sound on Paramount home Blu-ray releases, starting with Daddy’s Home, The Big Short, Zoolander No. 2, and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.
Movies & TV

Star Trek fan film Axanar may not live long and prosper

Late last year, CBS and Paramount filed a lawsuit against the creators of the Star Trek fan film Axanar. While the creators argued that many of the copyright claims didn't hold up, a judge has ordered that the lawsuit will proceed.
Movies & TV

Rebooted Star Trek movies will be Paramount’s first 4K UHD Blu-ray releases

Paramount has revealed that its first 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray releases will be Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness, each of which will come in a three-disc combo pack sporting a hefty retail price of $50.
Movies & TV

CBS and Paramount are suing the creators of a major Star Trek fan film

Despite not interfering with similar previous works, CBS and Paramount are suing the creators of the Star Trek fan film Axanar, which has raised over $1 million in crowdfunding on Kickstarter and Indiegogo.
Movies & TV

We love us some duck face — Zoolander 2 trailer breaks record for Paramount 2:34

Paramount has confirmed that the trailer for Zoolander 2 has broken record, achieving the most views in the first week of release for a comedy, knocking off previous record-holder, Dumb and Dumber Too
Movies & TV

Paramount refuels Michael Mann Ferrari flick, eyes Noomi Rapace

We hope you like car-related metaphors, because we just got two new updates on Michael Mann's long-awaited Enzo Ferrari biopic. The film now has a domestic distributor and is even eyeing a co-star for Christian Bale.
Movies & TV

The Ten Commandments shalt be remade

Write it in stone, Paramount is moving forward with a remake of Cecil B. DeMille's The Ten Commandments. Thou shalt read the full article for more information and additional biblical puns.
Movies & TV

Leonardo DiCaprio set to produce movie about the Volkswagen emissions scandal

Volkswagen's clean diesel scandal is coming to the big screen, and Leonardo DiCaprio is along for the ride. The actor is set to produce the Paramount Pictures film, along with Jennifer Davisson.
Movies & TV

Four more Transformers films will hit screens by 2025, says Hasbro CEO

Hasbro CEO Stephen Davis says the Transformers franchise will release four films in the next decade, following a series of round-table planning meetings with nine high-level Hollywood writers.
Movies & TV

Hate waiting for movies on disc? New Paramount deal sends flicks to DVD faster

Though movie theaters have typically enjoyed a 90-day window from a film's debut to its home-viewing release for DVD and digital formats, a new deal Paramount has reached with AMC Theaters and Cineplex seeks to change that.
Movies & TV

Epix’s first original series’ includes a thriller and a comedy starring Nick Nolte

Epix will be launching two new original series next fall, including Graves, a comedy starring Nick Nolte, and Berlin Station, a spy thriller; with a third series on tap from MGM.