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Ana de Armas fans sue Hollywood studio over ‘deceptive’ Yesterday trailer
Class action lawsuit says ‘misleading and deceptive’ trailer showing brief glimpse of actor, who had been cut from the film, led fans to rent it

Andrew Pulver

24, Jan, 2022 @11:27 AM

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Christopher Nolan to make drama about the ‘father of the atomic bomb’
The director will follow sci-fi adventure Tenet with a second world war film about J Robert Oppenheimer for Universal Pictures

Benjamin Lee

14, Sep, 2021 @4:12 PM

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The Exorcist: Ellen Burstyn to reprise role in new $400m trilogy
Universal has picked up the rights to an ambitious new continuation of the Oscar-winning horror

Benjamin Lee

26, Jul, 2021 @7:14 PM

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Black actor sues Hollywood studio over removal from Couples Retreat poster
Faizon Love files race discrimination suit against Universal alleging he was cut from poster for 2009 comedy because he was black

Andrew Pulver

26, Nov, 2020 @1:18 PM

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No money to burn: how Bond crowdfunder could be the way forward
A new campaign to buy No Time to Die from MGM has been started on GoFundMe. Next step: nationalise 007

Stuart Heritage

28, Oct, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Blockbuster movies delayed again by new coronavirus spikes
Sequels to Top Gun, A Quiet Place, Star Wars and Avatar again pushed back in release schedules, while Mulan joins Tenet in being ‘delayed indefinitely’

Catherine Shoard

24, Jul, 2020 @11:27 AM

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UK cinemas lobbying government for June reopening
The UK Cinema Association aims to resume business before July release of Christopher Nolan’s blockbuster Tenet, as studios and distributors scramble to protect theatrical business model

Catherine Shoard

06, May, 2020 @12:30 PM

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Studios bypass cinemas with lucrative lockdown premieres
Universal’s latest on-demand hit, kept out of theatres by Covid-19, has made more profit in three weeks than its predecessor did in five months on the big screen

Mark Sweney

02, May, 2020 @3:00 PM

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Odeon bans all Universal Pictures films as studio skips cinema releases
Fast & Furious maker to break with tradition and release some films direct to streaming services

Mark Sweney

29, Apr, 2020 @1:42 PM

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AMC, largest cinema chain in US, announces boycott of Universal
AMC claim that move by the studio to release films for home and theatre audiences at same time will ‘break the business model’ between them

Andrew Pulver

29, Apr, 2020 @1:05 PM

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Box office cats-tastrophe: Cats projected to lose $70m
The Universal Pictures film is bound for the litter box as one of 2019’s biggest flops

André Wheeler

31, Dec, 2019 @9:01 PM

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Why Universal shouldn't have cancelled The Hunt
Kowtowing to Donald Trump’s political machinations by censoring artists is not the way to go and commentators should condemn it

Caspar Salmon

12, Aug, 2019 @4:31 PM

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