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Universal Delays ‘Minions’ and ‘Sing’ Sequels, Takes ‘Wicked’ Movie Off Schedule

Universal Delays ‘Minions’ and ‘Sing’ Sequels, Takes ‘Wicked’ Movie Off Schedule

In case you haven't noticed, Hollywood is punting on summer movie season, with Universal Pictures the latest studio to waive the white flag. Two days after Sony delayed Morbius and Ghostbusters:
‘Emma’ Director Autumn de Wilde Gratified by Movie’s Early Digital Release

‘Emma’ Director Autumn de Wilde Gratified by Movie’s Early Digital Release

Autumn de Wilde, the director of Focus Featres’ “Emma,” flew home to Los Angeles on Thursday night after a London work trip and began a 15-day self-quarantine at a friend’s bungalow. Though not
‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ Release Date Delayed as Production Is Unable to Finish

‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’ Release Date Delayed as Production Is Unable to Finish

You might think that animated projects on the big and small screens would be better able to weather the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and the resulting quarantines, but that's not exactly the
Movie Theater Owners: We Need a Bailout, Too

Movie Theater Owners: We Need a Bailout, Too

The multiplexes are closed. Marvel’s “Black Widow” is postponed. And the National Association of Theater Owners is asking for relief.
Movie Theater Owners: We Need a Bailout, Too

Movie Theater Owners: We Need a Bailout, Too

The multiplexes are closed. Marvel’s “Black Widow” is postponed. And the National Association of Theater Owners is asking for relief.

Universal Pictures to release new movies on iTunes while they’re still in theaters

As cities across the United States start encouraging residents to stay home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, at least one major movie studio is making big changes to how it releases films. Universal
Universal Is Making Current Theatrical Releases Available for $20 Home Rental

Universal Is Making Current Theatrical Releases Available for $20 Home Rental

Universal Pictures is making its current theatrical releases available for home rental, Deadline reports. The option will apparently start as early as this Friday, March 20, and is an unprecedented
Universal Picture films are coming to VOD early, including those still showing

Universal Picture films are coming to VOD early, including those still showing

COVID-19 quarantines are forcing people to suddenly look for ways to keep themselves from going crazy over a prolonged period stuck at home. For better or for worse, this has become an opportunity for
Universal Picture films are coming to VOD early, including those still showing

Universal Picture films are coming to VOD early, including those still showing

COVID-19 quarantines are forcing people to suddenly look for ways to keep themselves from going crazy over a prolonged period stuck at home. For better or for worse, this has become an opportunity for

Universal is releasing movies in theaters and at home on the same day

Movie studios have spent years considering releasing their films for home viewing at the same time they're in theaters, but have usually withdrawn those plans based on complaints by the theater
Studio’s Movies in Theaters Will Be Offered for In-Home Rental

Studio’s Movies in Theaters Will Be Offered for In-Home Rental

Universal is breaking longstanding industry practice to offer “The Hunt,” “The Invisible Man” and “Emma” for streaming.
Studio’s Movies in Theaters Will Be Offered for In-Home Rental

Studio’s Movies in Theaters Will Be Offered for In-Home Rental

Universal is breaking longstanding industry practice to offer “The Hunt,” “The Invisible Man” and “Emma” for streaming.
Universal Pictures moves to release movies currently in theaters to On Demand

Universal Pictures moves to release movies currently in theaters to On Demand

You can rent current movies like The Invisible Man for $19.99 for two days

Universal Pictures is releasing its current movies online because of coronavirus

America's oldest film studio is using the coronavirus pandemic as an opportunity to experiment with what many believe is the inevitable future of film distribution.
Universal Moving ‘The Hunt’, ‘The Invisible Man’, & More from Theater to On-Demand

Universal Moving ‘The Hunt’, ‘The Invisible Man’, & More from Theater to On-Demand

On Monday afternoon, Universal announced The Hunt, The Invisible Man, Emma, and Trolls World Tour will be moved from theatrical release to on-demand later in the week. On Sunday, we learned all movie

Coronavirus is devastating the global box office—but it could be much worse

If theaters were forced to close at any other time of the year, Hollywood would lose much more than they are right now.
Universal to Release 'The Invisible Man,' 'Trolls World Tour,' & More Early on Home Entertainment

Universal to Release 'The Invisible Man,' 'Trolls World Tour,' & More Early on Home Entertainment

Universal Pictures is making it possible for fans to watch their new movies at home during the coronavirus pandemic. After it was announced that all movie theaters in New York City and Los Angeles
Hollywood Could Lose $20 Billion Due to Coronavirus Delays

Hollywood Could Lose $20 Billion Due to Coronavirus Delays

The week of March 8, 2020 may very well go down as one of the most dread-filled in Hollywood history thanks to growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on Hollywood and the global
Universal places live-action filming on hiatus, Jurassic World: Dominion stops production

Universal places live-action filming on hiatus, Jurassic World: Dominion stops production

1p>It took millions and millions of years, but another worldwide crisis has stopped dinosaurs in their tracks.Universal Pictures has become the latest studio to shut down production on its
Vin Diesel Says This ‘Fast & Furious’ Scene Is the “Best Moment in Cinematic History”

Vin Diesel Says This ‘Fast & Furious’ Scene Is the “Best Moment in Cinematic History”

Well here's a delightful thing: Fast & Furious star Vin Diesel has gone on record saying the ending of Furious 7 is (arguably) the best moment of his career and maybe the best moment ever put on