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MoviesPress ReleaseRiddick

Press Release Vin Diesel returns to the larger-than-life role that made him a global superstar as Riddick blasts its way onto Blu-ray™ Combo Pack including Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD with UltraViolet™ on January 14, 2014, from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. The film will also be available on Digital HD December 17, 2013. The third feature film installment of the blockbuster series returns to its hardcore action roots with an all-new, no-holds-barred adventure from writer and director David Twohy, creator of the hit franchise.

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Action FiguresDiamond Select ToysMiniMatesToysUniversal Pictures

Diamond Select Toys has released a new series of toys based on Universal Studios famous monsters. If you like action figures and Minimates, DST has you covered.

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MoviesVideo Games

Universal Studios is finally moving ahead with the rumored God of War adaptation, and they’ve found a couple of writers to rework the script the studio has had sitting around in its vault.

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DisneyMarvel

Ever since Disney bought up Marvel, fans have wondered if they would see the Hulk and Mickey Mouse walking down the street together at one of the theme parks.  Kevin Feige, president of Marvel Studios, hopes it happens. “The notion of walking into a theme park and going into Asgard or the X-Mansion—Disney does this better than anyone. That is why I’ve gone to Disney parks multiple times every year for my whole life. It’s that next step in fully immersive storytelling, whether it’s a dark ride, a stunt show, or a thrill ride. The options are endless when it

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Press Release A legendary hero returns to fight his most fearsome adversary as an all-new adventure unfolds in The Scorpion King 3, now shooting in Thailand.  Steeped in intrigue, sorcery and romance and featuring more of the spectacular action, mindboggling stunts and astonishing plot twists that have made The Scorpion King franchise an outstanding addition to Universal Studios Home Entertainment’s groundbreaking DVD Originals™ line, The Scorpion King 3 is slated for release on DVD in early 2012.

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Cowboys and AliensMoviesTrailerUniversal Pictures

Universal Pictures has released a teaser trailer for the upcoming Cowboys and Aliens movie that is scheduled to arrive in theaters in the Summer of 2011.

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DVDMoviesUniversal Pictures

Universal Studios has announced Death Race 2 has began principal photography a few weeks ago in Cape Tow, South Africa, and promises to bigger and bolder than the the first movie.  Although you shouldn’t let the title of the movie fool you into thinking this is a sequel. Instead, Death Race 2 will be a prequel to Paul W.S. Anderson’s remake of the Roger Corman flick. Death Race 2 takes place in the very near future, as the United States economy begins to decline and violent crime starts to spiral out of control. To contain the growing criminal population, a

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AuctionGhostbusters

Those who troll around eBay are sure to find some spectacular pop culture items if one looks long enough, and has deep enough pockets.  While a working replica of Tom Servo may only set you back a couple hundred bucks, you’re going to need a lot more than $45,000 to pick up the original car used in the Ghostbusters movie. There is not a lot that can be said about this car once you see it you know what it is. This car was owned by Universal Studios as you can see by the copy of the title. This is

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MerchandiseMoviesScott Pilgrim

With a bazillion people reading the Scott Pilgrim series, and the movie in production, it’s a pretty sure bet that merch will fly off the shelves when the movie hits.  That is if Universal Studios Consumer Products Group can find someone to produce the clothing, accessories, action figures, novelties and whatnot. When those figures do become available, I’m hoping they are the Bryan Lee O’Malley designs and not Michale Cera version. via Global License

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MoviesUniversal Pictures

That massive fire that broke out this morning on the back lot of the Universal Studios ended up destroying quite a few things – among them a huge King Kong exhibit and the courthouse square used in the Back to the Future movies was destroyed. The blaze began around 4:45 a.m. PT (7:45 a.m. ET) Sunday. Two “prop” buildings, a chapel, and a popular ride called the “Cyclone” were among the damaged structures, according to Los Angeles County Fire Capt. Frank Reynoso. The Universal Studios Theme Park did open at noon today, and those expecting to see the MTV Movie

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