MUMBAI: Paramount has rearranged its release calendar.
Through this move, the studio has preponed the release
of the Tom Cruise starrer One Shot from February
next year to 21 December this year.
a result of the rearranging, the studio has postponed
the release of the Brad Pitt zombie action film World
War Z to 21 June, 2013. The film was earlier scheduled
to release on the day when One Shot will now
vice chairman Rob Moore said it made perfect sense to
reposition One Shot considering how well Ghost Protocol
did. He also said One Shot, directed by Christopher
McQuarie, will be done before World War Z.
Protocol grossed $688.8 milion worldwide and was a franchise
best. It also helped to restore Cruise's star status
in the U.S..
on Lee Child's best-selling book, One Shot is about
an investigator drawn into the case of a former military
sniper who is charged with killing five people.
major headline from the studio is that its Nickelodeon
label is reviving the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
film franchise that Jonathan Liebesman will direct that
Michael Bay is producing.