The Info List - Platinum Dunes

Platinum Dunes
Platinum Dunes
is an American production company created in November 2001 by filmmakers Michael Bay, Brad Fuller,[1] and Andrew Form.[2] The company specializes in horror films. On October 7, 2009, Paramount Pictures
Paramount Pictures
announced a first-look deal with Platinum Dunes. They plan to branch out of the horror genre into action and thrillers with this new deal. On May 27, 2010, it was announced they would work on the reboot to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film series of the same name.[3] In 2014, Platinum Dunes
Platinum Dunes
was named The Hollywood Reporter's Producers of the Year. In 2015, the company was also named to The Hollywood Reporter's 30 Most Powerful Film Producers in Hollywood. Filmography[edit]

Year Film Director Distributor(s) Budget Gross (worldwide)

2003 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Marcus Nispel New Line Cinema $9.5 million $107.1 million

2005 The Amityville Horror Andrew Douglas Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Dimension Films $19 million $108 million

2006 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning Jonathan Liebesman New Line Cinema $16 million $51.8 million

2007 The Hitcher Dave Meyers Rogue Pictures $10 million $25.4 million

2009 The Unborn David S. Goyer Rogue Pictures Universal Pictures $16 million $76.5 million

Friday the 13th Marcus Nispel New Line Cinema $19 million $91.4 million

Horsemen Jonas Åkerlund Lionsgate $20 million $2.4 million

2010 A Nightmare on Elm Street Samuel Bayer Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
Pictures New Line Cinema $35 million $115.7 million

2013 The Purge James DeMonaco Universal Pictures $3 million $89.3 million

2014 The Purge: Anarchy $9 million $111.9 million

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Jonathan Liebesman Paramount Pictures
Paramount Pictures
/ Nickelodeon Movies $125 million $493.3 million

Ouija Stiles White Universal Pictures $5 million $103.6 million

2015 Project Almanac Dean Israelite Paramount Pictures $12 million $33.2 million

2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Dave Green $135 million $245.6 million

The Purge: Election Year James DeMonaco Universal Pictures $10 million $118.6 million

Ouija: Origin of Evil Mike Flanagan $9 million $81.7 million

2018 A Quiet Place John Krasinski Paramount Pictures $17 million N/A

The First Purge Gerard McMurray Universal Pictures N/A N/A

2019 Dora the Explorer James Bobin Paramount Pictures Nickelodeon Movies N/A N/A


Year Show Notes

2013 Occult Pilot

2014–2017 Black Sails

2014–present The Last Ship

2016 Billion Dollar Wreck

2018 Jack Ryan


^ Harris, Dana (3 March 2002). "O'seas distribs rev up 'Chainsaw' redo". Variety.  ^ " Paramount Pictures
Paramount Pictures
Signs First-Look Deal with Platinum Dunes". Bloody Disgusting.  ^ Platinum Dunes
Platinum Dunes
Steers 'Turtles' Relaunch Deadline Hollywood

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Company founders

Michael Bay Brad Fuller Andrew Form


The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
(2003) The Amityville Horror (2005) The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006) The Hitcher (2007) The Unborn (2009) Friday the 13th (2009) Horsemen (2009) A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010) The Purge
The Purge
(2013) The Purge: Anarchy (2014) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
(2014) Ouija
(2014) Project Almanac
Project Almanac
(2015) Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016) The Purge: Election Year (2016) Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016) A Quiet Place (2018) The First Purge (2018)


Black Sails (2014–17) The Last Ship (2014–present) Billion Dollar Wreck (2016) Jack Ryan (2018–present)

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Films directed by Michael Bay

Bad Boys (1995) The Rock (1996) Armageddon (1998) Pearl Harbor (2001) Bad Boys II (2003) The Island (2005) Transformers
(2007) Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009) Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) Pain & Gain (2013) Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014) 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016) Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)

See also

Michael Bay
Michael Bay

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Film studios in the United States
United States
and Canada


20th Century Fox Columbia Pictures Paramount Pictures Universal Pictures Walt Disney Studios Warner Bros.


Amblin Partners CBS Films Lionsgate Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Open Road Films STX Entertainment The Weinstein Company

Independent studios

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Independent financers

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Producer-owned independents

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