Platinum Dunes

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Platinum Dunes
Production company
Industry Motion picture
Founded November 2001
Headquarters Los Angeles, California, United States
Key people
Michael Bay
Brad Fuller
Andrew Form

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, particularly remakes.

On October 7, 2009 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 will work on the reboot to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film series of the same name.[3] In 2014, 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.


Year Film Director Distributor(s) Budget Gross (worldwide) Rotten Tomatoes
2003 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Marcus Nispel New Line Cinema $9.5 million $107.1 million 36%
2005 The Amityville Horror Andrew Douglas Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Dimension Films
$19 million $108 million 23%
2006 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning Jonathan Liebesman New Line Cinema $16 million $51.8 million 12%
2007 The Hitcher Dave Meyers Rogue Pictures $10 million $25.4 million 21%
2009 The Unborn David S. Goyer Rogue Pictures
Universal Pictures
$16 million $76.5 million 10%
Friday the 13th Marcus Nispel New Line Cinema $19 million $91.4 million 25%
2008 Horsemen Jonas Åkerlund Lionsgate $20 million $2.4 million 40%
2010 A Nightmare on Elm Street Samuel Bayer Warner Bros. Pictures
New Line Cinema
$35 million $115.7 million 15%
2013 The Purge James DeMonaco Universal Pictures $3 million $89.3 million 38%
2014 The Purge: Anarchy James DeMonaco $9 million $111.9 million 56%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Jonathan Liebesman Paramount Pictures $125 million $493.3 million 21%
Ouija Stiles White Universal Pictures $5 million $103.5 million 7%
2015 Project Almanac Dean Israelite Paramount Pictures $12 million $33.2 million 35%
2016 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi Michael Bay $50 million
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows Dave Green
The Purge 3 James DeMonaco Universal Pictures
Ouija 2 Mike Flanagan
2017 Lockdown at Franklin High Federico D'Alessandro Columbia Pictures