‘Mama’ Director Circling Universal’s ‘The Mummy’ Reboot

By | Friday September 13, 2013 @ 12:25pm PDT

Andres Muschietti is in preliminary talks to helm The Mummy for Universal. The director and co-writer of the Guillermo del Toro executive produced horror film Mama would take over the role vacated by … Read More »

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Universal Posts $1.8B Best Year Ever At International Box Office

By | Tuesday August 13, 2013 @ 3:10pm PDT

Universal Pictures International has enjoyed a record-breaking 2013, notching $1.8 billion internationally, which breaks the studio’s previous record of $1.794 billion from 2012. That makes this the biggest year in UPI’s history with 14 … Read More »

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MLK Box Office: ‘Mama’ Tops With $33.2M, Arnold Flops, ‘Silver Linings’ Expands, ‘Broken City’ Tanks

SUNDAY AM 2ND UPDATEThe big news is that washed-up Arnold Schwarzenegger flopped in 10th place playing a washed-up lawman in The Last Stand (2,913 theaters). “Nobody wants to see Arnold,” one rival studio exec giggled to me. Lionsgate should demand … Read More »

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Hot Featurette: ‘Mama’

By | Tuesday January 8, 2013 @ 3:15pm PST

Here’s an inside look at Mama, a supernatural thriller starring Jessica Chastain and Game Of Thrones’ Nikolaj Coster-Waldau that tells the haunting tale of two little girls who disappeared into the woods the day that their parents were killed. They are rescued years later and taken in by family, … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘Mama’

By | Wednesday October 17, 2012 @ 8:37pm PDT

Universal has released a new trailer for the Guillermo del Toro-produced horror film Mama. Courting the Latino market, the studio rolled out this English-language trailer with Spanish titles with Univision. Directed by Andres Muschietti, the supernatural thriller starring Jessica Chastain and Game Of Thrones‘ Nikolaj Coster-Waldau opens nationwide … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Mama’

By | Thursday September 13, 2012 @ 11:30am PDT

Mama is a supernatural-thriller starring Jessica Chastain and Game Of Thrones‘ Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and centers on two little girls raised alone in the woods after their parents’ death. They are taken in by family but apparently aren’t the only ones who tag along. Andy Muschetti directed the script he … Read More »

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Universal Dates ‘Mama’, ‘Rush’ And Moves ‘Oblivion’ Earlier

By | Friday August 10, 2012 @ 4:46pm PDT

Universal Pictures has set dates for Mama and Rush and slightly shifted the Tom Cruise science-fiction adventure Oblivion. The supernatural thriller Mama “presented by Guillermo del Toro” and directed by Andres Muschietti has been dated January 18, … Read More »

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