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Dec 23, 2014, 13:30 ET

The Weeknd Releases First Official Single From Universal Pictures And Focus Features' FIFTY SHADES OF GREY Soundtrack

 Republic Records announced today that it will release the official soundtrack album for one of 2015's most highly anticipated films, Universal...

Dec 19, 2014, 12:00 ET
From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Rosewater

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Rosewater

 A journalist in Iran endures an unthinkable ordeal when he is falsely accused of spying in Rosewater, a political thriller coming to Digital...

Dec 16, 2014, 12:30 ET
From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Dumb and Dumber To

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Dumb and Dumber To

 Two decades after Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels' endearingly dense pairing spun slapstick comedy into box office gold in Dumb and Dumber, the...

Dec 10, 2014, 12:46 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES PRESENTS THE AMERICAN PREMIERE OF UNBROKEN

WHAT: The American premiere of UNBROKEN WHO: UNBROKEN director/producer Angelina Jolie; cast members Jack O'Connell,...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:26 ET
From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Barbie in Princess Power

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Barbie in Princess Power

SYNOPSIS:  Barbie™ stars as Kara™, a modern-day princess with an everyday life. One day, after being kissed by a...

Dec 08, 2014, 12:00 ET
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Peter Pan Live!

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Peter Pan Live!

 Bring home the magic and adventure of NBC's all-new production of Peter Pan Live! on DVD Dec. 16, 2014 from Universal Pictures Home...

Dec 08, 2014, 09:00 ET

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Ouija

 Inspired by the classic occult board game, a group of teens accidentally unleash a dark power from the other side in Ouija coming to Digital...

Dec 03, 2014, 12:00 ET

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment And Legendary Pictures: Dracula Untold

 One of the most enduring and captivating figures of all time unveils his beginnings in Dracula Untold, a gorgeously realized, never before...

Nov 25, 2014, 15:00 ET

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Nightcrawler

 From the screenwriter of The Bourne Legacy and the producer of Michael Clayton, Nightcrawler is a gut-wrenching, first-person account of life...

Nov 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Battlestar Galactica The Definitive Collection & The Remastered Collections

 From renowned writer/producer Glen A. Larson, the creative force behind Knight Rider, The Six Million Dollar Man, and Buck Rogers in the 25th...

Nov 18, 2014, 15:03 ET

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: The Boxtrolls

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes in the family event movie The Boxtrolls. Starring, in voice performance, Academy Award winner Ben...

Nov 13, 2014, 09:00 ET

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Satisfaction: Season One

 Hailed as "one of the most intriguing rides all summer" (TV Guide Magazine) and "a must-watch new series" (ShowbizChicago.com), Satisfaction:...

Nov 12, 2014, 12:00 ET
FROM UNIVERSAL PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT: A WALK AMONG THE TOMBSTONES

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: A Walk Among The Tombstones

A Walk Among the Tombstones, starring Liam Neeson (Non-Stop, The Grey, Taken series) and Dan Stevens (The Guest, "Downton Abbey") debuts on Digital...

Oct 27, 2014, 20:03 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND RED GRANITE PICTURES PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE OF DUMB AND DUMBER TO

WHAT: The world premiere of DUMB AND DUMBER TO WHO: DUMB AND DUMBER TO writers/directors/producers Peter Farrelly &...

Oct 24, 2014, 12:00 ET

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: The Scorpion King 4: Quest For Power

 The great Scorpion King and a disloyal rival race against time to find a treasure that possesses the power to rule the world in The Scorpion...

Oct 17, 2014, 13:16 ET
From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: As Above/So Below

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: As Above/So Below

 A daring descent into the legendary catacombs of Paris reveals a terrifying, centuries-old secret in the psychological thriller...

Oct 16, 2014, 12:45 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES LAUNCHES #IAMUNBROKEN CAMPAIGN

 Universal Pictures today announced the launch of the #IAmUnbroken campaign, an NBCUniversal-wide initiative that celebrates and inspires...

Oct 15, 2014, 12:53 ET
"Michael Gross (right) and Jamie Kennedy star in Tremors 5 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment"

From Universal Pictures Home Entertainment: Tremors 5

 The fifth heart-pounding installment in the action-packed sci-fi comedy-adventure franchise, Tremors 5 began principal photography in South...

Sep 25, 2014, 14:14 ET
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UNIVERSAL PICTURES AND LEGENDARY PICTURES PRESENT A SPECIAL SCREENING OF DRACULA UNTOLD AT THE AMC LOEWS 34TH STREET IMAX IN NEW YORK CITY MONDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2014

WHAT:  A special screening of the epic action-adventure DRACULA UNTOLD WHO:  DRACULA UNTOLD director Gary Shore will be...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:31 ET
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UNIVERSAL AND FOCUS FEATURES ANNOUNCE THE GLOBAL TRAILER PREMIERE OF FIFTY SHADES OF GREY NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE

WHAT:          The first trailer for Universal Pictures and Focus Features' FIFTY SHADES OF...