Paramount thinks DreamWorks’ Transformers could make as much as $800 million worldwide. That puts the studio tops in market share this year with $1+ billion gross receipts. Already, franchise plans are underway for Transformers 2 and Transformers 3. Understandably, Brad Grey’s head right now is so far up Steven Spielberg’s ass that the Paramount chief may never see daylight again. As Brad joked with a pal the other day about Indiana Jones 4, “I’m even happy Steven let me read it. Very few people got to see that script.”
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