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Jul 18, 2017, 13:38 ET FOCUS FEATURES PRESENTS THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF "ATOMIC BLONDE"

WHAT: The American premiere of ATOMIC BLONDE...


Jul 06, 2017, 19:13 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF "GIRLS TRIP"

WHAT: The world premiere of GIRLS TRIP...


Jun 19, 2017, 18:40 ET ILLUMINATION AND UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE OF "DESPICABLE ME 3"

WHAT: The world premiere of DESPICABLE ME 3...


May 31, 2017, 14:57 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF "THE MUMMY"

WHAT: The American premiere of THE MUMMY...


May 23, 2017, 06:00 ET **MEDIA ALERT** UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND THE SHOP AT NBC STUDIOS PRESENT "THE MUMMY" ZERO GRAVITY STUNT VR EXPERIENCE AT 30 ROCK

WHAT: Universal Pictures and The Shop at NBC Studios present THE MUMMY ZERO GRAVITY STUNT VR...


May 22, 2017, 13:22 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES UNVEILS "DARK UNIVERSE" WITH NAME, MARK AND MUSICAL THEME FOR ITS CLASSIC MONSTERS SERIES OF FILMS

Universal Pictures announced today that its series of films reviving the studio's classic monster characters for a new generation will be...


May 11, 2017, 13:18 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND REALD ANNOUNCE THE MUMMY DAY ON SATURDAY, MAY 20, AS A 75-FOOT, 7-TON SARCOPHAGUS TO BE REVEALED AT HOLLYWOOD & HIGHLAND GATEWAY

Universal Pictures announced today that The Mummy Day, inspired by the upcoming action-adventure, will launch at 12 P.M. PDT on Saturday, May 20....


Apr 03, 2017, 11:48 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS

WHAT: The world premiere of THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS...


Mar 06, 2017, 19:27 ET IMAX, TOGETHER WITH UNIVERSAL PICTURES, PRESENTS THE MUMMY ZERO GRAVITY VR EXPERIENCE AT SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST 2017

WHAT: IMAX, together with Universal, presents THE MUMMY ZERO GRAVITY VR EXPERIENCE, which debuts...


Feb 02, 2017, 17:19 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS A SPECIAL SCREENING OF "GET OUT"

WHAT: Special screening of GET OUT...


Jan 25, 2017, 18:05 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE PREMIERE OF "FIFTY SHADES DARKER"

WHAT: The premiere of FIFTY SHADES DARKER...


Jan 17, 2017, 15:24 ET AMBLIN ENTERTAINMENT AND UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENT THE PREMIERE OF "A DOG'S PURPOSE"

WHAT: The premiere of A DOG'S PURPOSE...


Jan 10, 2017, 12:24 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS A SPECIAL SCREENING OF 'SPLIT'

WHAT: Special screening of SPLIT WHO:...


Dec 07, 2016, 12:47 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES ANNOUNCES ADVANCE TICKET SALES AND CHANCE TO ATTEND THE SPECIAL MASQUERADE EVENT AND WORLD PREMIERE OF FIFTY SHADES DARKER

WHAT: Advance tickets to FIFTY SHADES DARKER; chance to attend masquerade event and world premiere...


Nov 22, 2016, 21:03 ET ILLUMINATION ENTERTAINMENT AND UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE OF 'SING'

WHAT: The world premiere of SING WHO:...


Nov 18, 2016, 18:31 ET Illumination Entertainment, Universal Pictures And YouTube Partner To Showcase "Real Talent, From Real Life" On The World's Most Popular Video Platform In Support Of "Sing"

WHAT: Launch of the "Real Talent, From Real Life" contest in support of Illumination Entertainment...


Nov 14, 2016, 19:14 ET ILLUMINATION ENTERTAINMENT, UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND AMC THEATRES® ANNOUNCE THANKSGIVING WEEKEND'S FREE "SING SATURDAY"

Illumination Entertainment, Universal Pictures and AMC Theatres today announced a Thanksgiving weekend event for audiences of all ages: "Sing...


Oct 31, 2016, 11:02 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF ALMOST CHRISTMAS

WHAT: The world premiere of ALMOST CHRISTMAS...


Oct 04, 2016, 17:01 ET FROM PAGE TO SCREEN A DOG'S PURPOSE

WHAT: A DOG'S PURPOSE: from page to screen at BookCon @ New York Comic Con WHO: W. Bruce Cameron & Cathryn Michon; event...


Sep 29, 2016, 13:15 ET LEGENDARY PICTURES AND UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENT A LOOK INSIDE THE GREAT WALL

WHAT: Legendary and Universal present a look inside THE GREAT WALL at New York Comic Con WHO: THE GREAT WALL director Zhang...


Sep 26, 2016, 16:35 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF DREAMWORKS PICTURES AND RELIANCE ENTERTAINMENT'S THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN

WHAT: The American premiere of THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN WHO:  THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN director Tate Taylor; cast members...


Sep 09, 2016, 13:36 ET THE LEGENDARY STEVIE WONDER DELIVERS "FAITH," FEATURING ARIANA GRANDE, FOR ILLUMINATION ENTERTAINMENT AND UNIVERSAL PICTURES' SING

STEVIE WONDER delivers the new collaboration entitled "Faith" [feat. ARIANA GRANDE] for Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures' SING, it...


Sep 07, 2016, 15:00 ET UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND WORKING TITLE FILMS PRESENT THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF BRIDGET JONE'S BABY

WHAT: The American premiere of BRIDGET JONES'S BABY WHO: BRIDGET JONES'S BABY director Sharon Maguire; cast members...


Jul 11, 2016, 12:00 ET Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures Unveil Groundbreaking Global Promotional Partnerships for The Secret Life of Pets

As part of a massive, multi-faceted cross-promotional campaign in support of The Secret Life of Pets, the highest-grossing original opening ever...