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Box Office: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ Booms With $72M Bow, ‘Ambulance’ DOA

Boom! Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog 2 opened to a huge $72.1 million in a major boost for the domestic box office revival, and particularly for the family market. The PG-rated pic came in well ahead of expectations, starting off when earning $26.5 million from 4,234 theaters Friday. Paramount’s initial weekend estimate was $71 million for […]

‘Ambulance’ Stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Yayha Abdul-Mateen II Talk Working on Michael Bay’s “Small Movie”

Filmed in just 38 days, Ambulance is what famed action movie director Michael Bay considers one of his lower-budget films — at about $40 million. “For me, that’s small,” Bay said to the audience at the film’s Los Angeles premiere. On Monday night, the film’s cast and creators gathered at the Academy Museum of Motion […]

Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in Michael Bay’s ‘Ambulance’: Film Review

Eiza Gonzalez also stars in the director's latest action movie, about the aftermath of a Los Angeles bank robbery gone wrong.

David Ozer to Lead Strong Studios Film, TV Production Company

Former Landmark Studio Group CEO David Ozer has been tapped to head up Strong Studios, a film and TV producer being launched by Ballantyne Strong. Ozer will oversee the New York-based indie banner as president, with an eye to developing, producing and distributing original movies and TV series. Two series have been greenlit for production […]

Michael Bay, Gareth Evans, Patrick Hughes Team for Netflix’s ‘The Raid’ Reimagining

After years of speculation, Gareth Evans’ highly influential Indonesian martial arts action film The Raid is finally set to get a U.S.-based reimagining with the Welsh director teaming with action filmmakers Michael Bay and Patrick Hughes for a new take on the 2011 cult classic. Hughes will direct the film for Netflix with Bay and […]

A Citywide Manhunt for Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Ensues in the ‘Ambulance’ Trailer

Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II get caught in a citywide manhunt in the first, action-packed trailer for Michael Bay’s Ambulance. “I’m sorry brother,” Gyllenhaal’s Danny Sharp tells his military veteran brother Will (Abdul-Mateen II) in a voiceover as the trailer opens. “I’m sorry that I brought you into this. I just wanted things to […]

Emily Blunt in John Krasinski’s ‘A Quiet Place Part II’: Film Review

Cillian Murphy joins Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds and Noah Jupe in John Krasinski's sequel to his surprise smash sci-fi horror thriller about a family living in silent terror following an alien invasion.

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II to Join Jake Gyllenhaal in Michael Bay Thriller ‘Ambulance’ (Exclusive)

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II will star opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in Michael Bay’s latest feature project, 'Ambulance.'

‘Songbird’: Film Review

K.J. Apa, Sofia Carson, Demi Moore and Bradley Whitford appear in 'Songbird,' a Michael Bay-produced thriller about several people trying to survive during a deadly pandemic.

Michael Bay, Jake Gyllenhaal Teaming for Thriller ‘Ambulance’

Michael Bay is speeding along to his next project.

Michael Bay Pens Tribute to Sean Connery and His “James Bond Smile” of Approval

Michael Bay pens a tribute to his 'The Rock' star.

‘Songbird’ Trailer Unveils Michael Bay-Produced Pandemic Thriller

For all the strife that 2020 has wrought, Songbird imagines a future in which things get worse.