Eclectic mix includes mega blockbusters and indie darlings
Marc Forster directed the first film but he's not returning for the next installment in the zombie franchise
Viacom chief notes Paramount was one of the only studios without a major summer flop
An internal memo cites "an increasingly competitive environment."
It was the highest-grossing ever, but the bombs nearly overshadowed the hits
A magic thriller, a classy chiller, Brad Pitt's zombies, Seth Rogen's raunchy pals and a record-breaking blockbuster make the list
"World War Z" opens tops giant robots in Japan and pushes worldwide total past $500 million
Goldberg had been president of production, but the promotion comes as Skydance expands into TV
Brad Pitt's summer blockbuster has grossed more than $450 million around the world
Minions take in $88.8M abroad but "World War Z" opens No. 1 in France and crosses $200M internationally
Animated sequel snaps up $30M Friday as mega-budget Disney Western manages $10.6M
What to avoid if you want to see something good at the theater
Analysis: Big names can goose grosses but they're not making -- or breaking -- movies at the multiplexes
"Despicable Me 2" delivers Universal's best opening ever in the U.K. and Ireland
Disney's family film No. 1 with $46M, Melissa McCarthy-Sandra Bullock comedy nabs $40M and pricey Channing Tatum-Jamie Foxx action epic clanks with $25.7M
Despite the box office success of "World War Z," studios aren't in the market for more zombie projects
"The Purge," "Iron Man 3" and "Fast and Furious 6" also faded their second week in theaters
Moviegoers are rejecting the format and its surcharge
Plus: Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth roaming free on "American ground," Brad Pitt, the "American Pie" guys back for 24 hours only, and inside the...
"Monsters U" takes in $54M while zombie thriller "World War Z" debuts with $45M
Paramount's zombie thriller surprises with $66M to beat 'Man of Steel' for second spot
Disney's family film is on track for $75M and will be Pixar's second-biggest opening ever. "Man of Steel" eyes $40M in third
Reviewers are split on director Marc Foster's big-budget chiller
Zombie film on track for $50 million opening -- take that bad buzz!
Disney's 3D prequel expected to debut with $70M and be 14th straight No. 1 opener for Pixar
The star and producer of the film gleefully ignores impending doom with a smile on his face while enjoying family time in new music video...
Paramount is angling to gain entree into the world's second largest film market
America found its first openly gay professional athlete, "Rocky" is coming to Broadway, and Reese Witherspoon got wasted
In a revealing new article, the film's script doctor Damon Lindelof and Paramount executives Marc Evans and Adam Goodman talk about the numerous issues plaguing...
Paramount debuts a look at zombie thriller that hops around the globe