Tag Archives: Universal Pictures

Mattel’s classic Rock ‘Em Sock’ Em Robots game heads to big screen with Universal and Vin Diesel

The classic battling robot tabletop game, Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots is heading to the screen as plans to develop a live-action motion picture starring Vin Diesel get underway. The project is the combined efforts of Mattel Films and Universal Pictures, who are working with Vin Diesel’s own production company, …

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Wow! Stuff unleashes new Jurassic World flying toys, collectables, and more in Universal partnership

Wow! Stuff is continuing to expand its portfolio of hit licensed brands with the addition of Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment’s blockbuster franchise, Jurassic World. Under the new partnership, Wow! Stuff will unleash a series of collectables and flying toys based on the iconic Pteranadon, including the Pteranadon Jump Rocket …

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Spin Master hires consumer products veteran Heather Oster as VP global franchise development

Spin Master Entertainment has hired the consumer products veteran Heather Oster as its new VP global franchise development. The move comes just a Spin Master extends its partnership with Nickelodeon Movies to produce an upcoming feature animation based on the PAW Patrol franchise. The Hollywood consumer products veteran will work …

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Universal Pictures will make new releases available for On Demand immediately

Current movies from the Universal Pictures stable, including the upcoming family film, Trolls World Tour, will be made available on demand at the same time they hit the theatres that remain open during the coronavirus pandemic, NBCUniversal has confirmed. The new policy collapses the traditional theatrical window as the film …

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