Shanghai Film and HuaHua Media intend the cash to help co-finance a number of Paramount’s upcoming films, and help build a Chinese market.
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
The cure to solve Paramount’s box office woes? According to its outgoing leader, another installment of Transformers.
Even with the star power of Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones behind it, ‘Inferno’ didn’t even come close to burning up the box office.
The horror prequel earned $14.1 million over the weekend, finishing in third behind Tyler Perry and Jack Reacher.
The 53-year-old action star shows no signs of slowing down in this sequel.