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The Godfather at 50: Do you know Francis Ford Coppola was not the original choice to direct the mob saga?
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The Godfather at 50: Do you know Francis Ford Coppola was not the original choice to direct the mob saga?

As The Godfather turns 50, here are a few unknown facts about the epic mob saga

John Krasinski on A Quiet Place Part II: It's about the hope that a new generation has, that the old one doesn't
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John Krasinski on A Quiet Place Part II: It's about the hope that a new generation has, that the old one doesn't

Ahead of the release of A Quiet Place Part II in Indian cinemas on 8 October, John Krasinski discusses the endless delays due to COVID-19, shaping his directorial voice, and directing wife Emily Blunt.

COVID Delta variant surge pushes Top Gun: Maverick, Mission Impossible 7 to 2022
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COVID Delta variant surge pushes Top Gun: Maverick, Mission Impossible 7 to 2022

Paramount is delaying the rest of its 2021 film slate, including Top Gun Maverick to 27 May, 2022 and Mission Impossible 7 on 30 September, 2022

Explained: Why Paramount is suing insurer over Mission Impossible 7 COVID-19 policy
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Explained: Why Paramount is suing insurer over Mission Impossible 7 COVID-19 policy

Paramount Studios is suing its insurer for not covering the vast majority of its losses due to pandemic-related shutdowns on the sets of Mission Impossible 7.

Chris Pratt on starring in dystopian film The Tomorrow War: 'Felt inclined to do something original'
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Chris Pratt on starring in dystopian film The Tomorrow War: 'Felt inclined to do something original'

"We want to make a big splash and we want people to think that this is the coolest movie they’ve seen in years," says Chris Pratt about The Tomorrow War, which debuts on Amazon Prime Video on Friday.

Paramount reveals title, plot details of Transformers 7, starring Anthony Ramos Dominique Fishback
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Paramount reveals title, plot details of Transformers 7, starring Anthony Ramos Dominique Fishback

Titled Transformers: Rise of the Beasts, the movie will introduce Maximals, Predacons, and Terrorcons to the prevailing battle between Autobots and Decepticons.

Tom Cruise's Mission: Impossible 7 production temporarily halted after crew member tests positive for coronavirus
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Tom Cruise's Mission: Impossible 7 production temporarily halted after crew member tests positive for coronavirus

The shutdown till 14 June takes place months after a clip of star Tom Cruise reprimanding the Mission Impossible members for apparently not following COVID-19 guidelines went viral.

Paramount Pictures rejigs release calendar again; Tom Cruise films Top Gun: Maverick, Mission: Impossible 7 postponed
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Paramount Pictures rejigs release calendar again; Tom Cruise films Top Gun: Maverick, Mission: Impossible 7 postponed

Mission: Impossible 7 has postponed its 19 November release to now open on 27 May. Top Gun: Maverick, earlier scheduled for 2 July, has taken the 19 November slot.

Mission: Impossible 7, A Quiet Place Part II to debut on Paramount Pictures' streaming service 45 days after theatrical release
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Mission: Impossible 7, A Quiet Place Part II to debut on Paramount Pictures' streaming service 45 days after theatrical release

Paramount Pictures has joined Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures in slashing the traditional 90-day theatrical window.

Stephen King’s The Running Man to get movie adaptation; Baby Driver helmer Edgar Wright set to direct
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Stephen King’s The Running Man to get movie adaptation; Baby Driver helmer Edgar Wright set to direct

Edgar Wright will also co-write the screenplay for the upcoming adaptation, which he says will be more closely based on Stephen King's original dystopian novel than the 1987 film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Chris Pine in talks to headline Paramount Pictures’ Dungeons and Dragons film
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Chris Pine in talks to headline Paramount Pictures’ Dungeons and Dragons film

Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley are set to direct the feature adaption of popular fantasy role-playing game Dungeons and Dragons.

Gal Gadot to reteam with Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins for period drama Cleopatra
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Gal Gadot to reteam with Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins for period drama Cleopatra

Gal Gadot, in a social media post, said director Patty Jenkins and writer Laeta Kalogridis will bring Cleopatra to "the big screen in a way she’s never been seen before."

Paramount sets Scream reboot release date for 14 January, 2022, postpones GI Joe spin-off by a year
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Paramount sets Scream reboot release date for 14 January, 2022, postpones GI Joe spin-off by a year

Tentatively titled Scream 5, the newest instalment of the franchise will see actors Courteney Cox and David Arquette return as Gale Weathers and Sheriff Dewey Riley respectively.

Sonic the Hedgehog sequel in works, confirm Paramount Pictures, Sega Sammy; final casting yet to be locked
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Sonic the Hedgehog sequel in works, confirm Paramount Pictures, Sega Sammy; final casting yet to be locked

Sonic the Hedgehog sequel reteams the filmmakers, with Jeff Fowler directing, and Pat Casey and Josh Miller writing the script

Coronavirus Outbreak: Paramount Pictures pushes release dates of Tom Cruise's Mission: Impossible sequels
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Paramount Pictures pushes release dates of Tom Cruise's Mission: Impossible sequels

The shoot of the Mission: Impossible 7 was put to a pause as a precautionary measure to combat the spread of the coronavirus

Coronavirus Outbreak —  Tom Cruise's Top Gun: Maverick, earlier scheduled for 24 June, postponed to 23 December
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Coronavirus Outbreak — Tom Cruise's Top Gun: Maverick, earlier scheduled for 24 June, postponed to 23 December

Top Gun: Maverick, starring Tom Cruise, was originally scheduled to open in movie theaters worldwide on 24 June

Mission: Impossible 7 — Paramount Pictures halts shooting of Tom Cruise's film in Italy due to coronavirus outbreak
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Mission: Impossible 7 — Paramount Pictures halts shooting of Tom Cruise's film in Italy due to coronavirus outbreak

Paramount Pictures said they cancelled Mission Impossible 7's shoot for the safety of the film's cast and crew.

Chris Pratt's sci-fi thriller The Tomorrow War, directed by Chris McKay, to release on Christmas 2020
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Chris Pratt's sci-fi thriller The Tomorrow War, directed by Chris McKay, to release on Christmas 2020

Chris Pratt was last seen in Marvel's Avengers: Endgame, directed by the Russo Brothers.

Damien Chazelle’s Babylon acquired by Paramount Pictures; film to release on December, 2021
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Damien Chazelle’s Babylon acquired by Paramount Pictures; film to release on December, 2021

Babylon marks Damien Chazelle's next project after the much-hyped First Man, which charted the iconic events in astronaut Neil Armstrong's life.

Kevin Hart to produce, likely star in remake of Bill Murray's 1988 comedy Scrooged
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Kevin Hart to produce, likely star in remake of Bill Murray's 1988 comedy Scrooged

Kevin Hart and Paramount Pictures are partnering on a remake of the Bill Murray Christmas comedy Scrooged