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Darren Aronofsky’s ‘mother! Slaughtered At Box Office

mother!

Darren Aronofsky’s mother! stalled in its domestic box-office debut, grossing an estimated $7.5 million from 2,368 theaters after receiving a rare F CinemaScore and facing competition from the blockbuster It. mother!, a psychological horror-thriller, supplanted The House at the End of the Street to mark the lowest nationwide launch of Jennifer Lawrence’s …

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Viacom Names Jim Gianopulos Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Pictures

Jim Gianopulos

Viacom announced the appointment of Jim Gianopulos as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Pictures, effective April 3, 2017. Gianopulos will report directly to Bob Bakish, President and Chief Executive Officer of Viacom. In his role as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Paramount, Gianopulos will oversee the studio’s …

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Mission: Impossible Virtual Reality Game Now In Development

mission impossible

 Paramount Pictures’ Mission: Impossible has a new assignment – a virtual reality game.  VRWERX, developer and publisher of the highly anticipated VR game “Paranormal Activity: The Lost Soul” based on another Paramount movie franchise, today announced a new VR game inspired by Mission: Impossible for all major head-mounted displays including …

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Viacom Reports First Quarter Results and Provides Strategic Update

Henry Danger

Viacom reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2017 ended December 31, 2016 and provided an update on strategic priorities. Bob Bakish, President and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Today we share a strategy that will enable Viacom to realize the full potential of its premier global portfolio of …

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