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Jan 09, 2015, 06:00 ET

Cities Across America Are Joining The Movement: Due To The Reaction In New York City, Major U.S. Cities Are Inspired To Follow And Raise Funds For Students To See "SELMA" For Free

 Inspired by the overwhelming success in New York City, prominent members of the African-American business communities in major cities across...

Jan 07, 2015, 09:06 ET

New York Business Leaders To Bring Paramount Pictures' "SELMA" to 27,000 7th, 8th And 9th Grade Students In New York City When It Opens January 9th

Paramount Pictures announced today that it will partner with African-American business leaders in New York City to offer free admission to the...

Dec 30, 2013, 13:00 ET
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See Unlimited Showings Of "ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES" With The Anchorfan Ticket

To celebrate the release of the hit film "ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES," Paramount Pictures and Alamo Drafthouse have partnered to bring fans...

Nov 04, 2013, 08:00 ET
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ANCHORMAN 2 "SUPERTICKET" Announced, Giving Fans The Chance To See The Film Two Days Before Its Nationwide Launch

 Paramount Pictures, with exclusive partners AMC Theatres and Fandango, is announcing a "SUPERTICKET" offering on "ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND...

Aug 27, 2013, 21:00 ET
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Paramount Pictures And Leading Exhibitors Announce "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" And "WORLD WAR Z" Double Feature

 Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom, Inc., is giving moviegoers a chance to see two of its summer blockbuster films, "STAR TREK INTO...

Aug 13, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Paramount Pictures And Warner Bros. Pictures Announce The Start Of Principal Photography On Christopher Nolan's "INTERSTELLAR"

 Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom, Inc., and Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that principal photography on "INTERSTELLAR" is...

Jun 27, 2013, 20:29 ET
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Skydance, Annapurna And Paramount To Partner On Rebooted "TERMINATOR"

Skydance Productions, Annapurna Pictures and Paramount Pictures have jointly announced they will partner on a rebooted "TERMINATOR" movie, to be...

Jun 18, 2013, 13:45 ET
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Paramount Pictures Announces "World War Z" Licensing Program

 Paramount Licensing today announced its slate of worldwide licensing partners in support of the highly anticipated film "WORLD WAR Z," which...

May 07, 2013, 11:30 ET
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IMAX® Theatres Across The Country Sell Out For "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS"

   IMAX® theatres are reporting sell-outs of its special "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" sneak peek shows on Wednesday, May 15th,...

Apr 29, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Paramount Pictures, Bad Robot And Charitybuzz Partner To Offer Star Trek Fans A Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity


Apr 23, 2013, 11:44 ET
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All-New, Epic Space Adventure STAR TREK®: THE VIDEO GAME Co-Op Game Lands at Retailers Today

The wait is finally over for Star Trek fans, with the release today of the highly anticipated, unparalleled new game experience of STAR TREK: THE...

Mar 29, 2013, 12:58 ET
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William Shatner and the Alien Gorn Settle 40-Year Feud

More than four decades after they first squared off on an isolated desert planet, William Shatner comes face-to-face again with the menacing Gorn...

Mar 23, 2013, 17:25 ET
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STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS & Paramount Pictures Celebrate WWF's Earth Hour

 As the UK prepares to go 'into darkness' for WWF's Earth Hour, Paramount Pictures is pleased to announce its support with a special 'Star...

Mar 08, 2013, 12:11 ET
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Christopher Nolan's "INTERSTELLAR" To Be Co-Produced And Jointly Distributed By Paramount Pictures And Warner Bros. Pictures

Paramount Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures jointly announced today that writer/director Christopher Nolan's "INTERSTELLAR" will be co-produced...

Feb 03, 2013, 20:00 ET
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App Users Unlock The First Surprise Today -- "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" Will Open In Theaters Two Days Early At 8:00 p.m., With Tickets Available Through The App

Following the debut of the "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" TV spot in today's big game, users who downloaded the film's first-of-its-kind movie app are...

Feb 01, 2013, 09:29 ET
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"STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" First Of Its Kind App Available For Free From The App Store And Google Play

 "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" first of its kind application, based on J.J. Abrams' upcoming Paramount Pictures film, is now available to download...

Jan 23, 2013, 12:00 ET
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Exclusive 3D Footage Of "G.I. JOE: RETALIATION" To Play In Advance Of "HANSEL & GRETEL: WITCH HUNTERS" In Theaters Across The Globe

 Paramount Pictures, MGM and Skydance Productions, in association with Hasbro, will release a 4-minute preview of the highly anticipated "G.I....

Jan 07, 2013, 23:30 ET
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Paramount Pictures And Qualcomm Announce Unprecedented "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" App Using Cutting Edge Technologies

 Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom Inc., and Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM), through its subsidiary Qualcomm Labs, Inc.,...

Dec 21, 2012, 21:12 ET
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"CIRQUE DU SOLEIL: WORLDS AWAY" Audiences At Special 3D Showtimes Will Receive Limited Edition Items

 Audiences at special 3D showtimes for Paramount Pictures' film spectacular "CIRQUE DU SOLEIL: WORLDS AWAY" will receive an enhanced...

Dec 11, 2012, 12:00 ET
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"TOP GUN" To Be Released In IMAX® 3D For The Very First Time

 "TOP GUN," Paramount Pictures' 1986 classic from director Tony Scott, producers Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer, and starring Tom Cruise,...