The new deal gives Disney marketing and distribution rights to future films as well as retaining its Lucasfilms ownership rights. Which basically means they’ve got the whole shebang now. Paramount, on the other hand, isn’t left without any Indiana of its own. The studio will continue to have distribution rights to the first four Indiana films.
Paramount Pictures announced yesterday that Beatty will direct and star in an untitled comedy for the studio. No details are available at this point, but the film is based on an original script Beatty has written and will go into production by the end of this year.
Don’t know how I missed this from Tuesday. Paramount has hired Josh Appelbaum and Andre Nemec to pen a new feature treatment for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The duo currently have Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol in production.
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Hitfix has a detailed write up with many a spoiler. Those wanting to go in blind, which I would highly recommend, would be wise to avoid. Those with insatiable curiosity click through.