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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...


Nov 04, 2013, 08:00 ET 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 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 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 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 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 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 Paramount Pictures, Bad Robot And Charitybuzz Partner To Offer Star Trek Fans A Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity

WHAT: PARAMOUNT PICTURES, BAD ROBOT AND CHARITYBUZZ PARTNER TO OFFER STAR TREK FANS A ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME OPPORTUNITY TO MEET DIRECTOR J.J....


Apr 23, 2013, 11:44 ET 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 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 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 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 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 "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 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 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 "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 "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,...


Nov 14, 2012, 19:14 ET World Premiere Extended Preview of J. J. Abrams' "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" to Debut in IMAX 3D on December 14th

Paramount Pictures will release the first 9 minutes from J.J. Abrams' eagerly-awaited "STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS" exclusively in IMAX 3D months...


Oct 11, 2012, 16:40 ET PARANORMAL ACTIVITY Fans Around The World Have Wanted It!

 Fans of Paramount Pictures' "PARANORMAL ACTIVITY" franchise have been heard as they determined which cities across the globe...


Oct 04, 2012, 17:25 ET "Paranormal Activity 4" Global "Want It" Closes In One Week!

 Paranormal Activity fans all over the world have only one week left to earn the chance to be the first to see the new "Paranormal Activity...


Sep 14, 2012, 13:21 ET Due To Popular Demand, Newly Re-Mastered "RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK" Will Begin An Extended Theatrical Run This Friday

 Due to the extraordinary response for the newly re-mastered "RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK" during its one-week IMAX engagement, Paramount Pictures...


Aug 01, 2012, 12:00 ET Facebook Fans Decide Who Sees "PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 4" First With Paramount Pictures' "Want It" Facebook Campaign

 Fans of "PARANORMAL ACTIVITY" are being empowered to bring the movie to their city first.  Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom,...


Jul 07, 2012, 18:56 ET "Katy Perry: Part of Me" Pink Ticket Winners Are Discovered Across the Country

Moviegoers across the U.S. and Canada have been discovering "Pink Tickets" at theatrical showings of "KATY PERRY: PART OF...