Lionsgate Says ‘Red 2′ Disappointed While ‘Expendables 3′ Casting Is Still In Flux

By | Friday August 9, 2013 @ 7:44am PDT

The action film starring Bruce Willis and Helen Mirren “underperformed our expectations at the domestic box office” but will “make a solid profit” as it opens in overseas markets, Lionsgate CEO Read More »

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#1 ‘The Conjuring’ Scares Up $41.5M Weekend But Other New Films Sink Or Soft: ‘R.I.P.D.’, ‘Turbo’, ‘Red 2′, As Sizzling Summer Fizzles

By | Sunday July 21, 2013 @ 7:38am PDT

SUNDAY 7:30 AM,  3RD UPDATE: Sizzling Summer 2013 is now fizzling, and $200M total moviegoing this domestic weekend was down -20% from last year. Hollywood was especially glum while the media was annoyingly gleeful over more big-budget movies bombing. … Read More »

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Has Summit Pulled A Rabbit Out Of The Hat With Dean Parisot And Houdini?

By | Monday June 17, 2013 @ 8:10pm PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Summit Entertainment is in early negotiations with Dean Parisot to direct the Noah Oppenheim-scripted feature about Harry Houdini that Summit has been developing the project for several years. It’s based on the William Kalush and Larry Sloman … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Red 2′

By | Monday April 29, 2013 @ 4:25am PDT

Here’s the second trailer from Red 2, Summit‘s comedy-action sequel that releases July 19. Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker and Helen Mirren are joined by new cast members Anthony Hopkins and Catherine Zeta-Jones, who get extra screentime in this new look. Dean Parisot directed the film … Read More »

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Lionsgate/Summit Shifts Dates For Pair

By | Monday March 11, 2013 @ 12:50pm PDT

Now You See Me, the Summit Entertainment heist pic about a team of illusionists who rob banks during their performances and share the booty with their audiences, will now open wide May 31, 2013, up from its previous … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Red 2′

By | Thursday January 17, 2013 @ 6:04pm PST

The “retired and extremely dangerous” spies are back in Red 2, and this time they’re hunting a portable nuke that’s gone missing. Dean Parisot directed the sequel from Jon Hoeber & Erich Hoeber’s screenplay adapted from the graphic novel Red by Warren Ellis and Cully Hamner. Bruce Willis, John … Read More »

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Anthony Hopkins Up For ‘Red 2′ Villain; Can ‘Thor’ Sequel Dates Work?

By | Thursday May 24, 2012 @ 10:40am PDT
Mike Fleming

Anthony Hopkins Red 2EXCLUSIVE: Summit Entertainment wants Anthony Hopkins to join the cast of Red 2. And Hopkins wants to do it. The sticking point is whether or not he can make the dates work with Thor 2, … Read More »

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Cannes: Summit Sets Cast For ‘Red’ Sequel; Catherine Zeta-Jones Joins The Gang

By | Thursday May 10, 2012 @ 3:24pm PDT
Mike Fleming

Summit Entertainment has set Catherine Zeta-Jones G.I. Joe: Retaliation’s Byung-Hun Lee for Red 2, a sequel to the geriatric action comedy. Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker and Helen Mirren … Read More »

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