Tag Archives: Major film studio

“The Hunger Games: The Exhibition” will go on tour

Lionsgate the premier next generation global content leader, will launch a U.S. tour of ‘The Hunger Games: The Exhibition’ in summer 2015, it was announced today by Lionsgate Chief Marketing Officer Tim Palen. The state-of-the-art exhibition, which will include interactive displays of authentic costumes, props and other elements of[...]

Summit, Lionsgate reportedly resume merger talks

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: They each have a lucrative, signature franchise under their belt, Summit in “The Twilight Saga” and Lionsgate in the upcoming “Hunger Games” adaptation. And yet, discussions for the two studios to merge resumed yesterday with an eye toward forming a major studio out of two independent distributors. Sources[...]

Relativity Media Salutes Act Of Valor

HollywoodNews.com: Relativity Media announced today that it has acquired worldwide rights to market and distribute Bandito Brothers’ Act of Valor. The groundbreaking film is an intense action-thriller which showcases an elite group of active duty Navy SEALs and co-stars Roselyn Sanchez (Rush Hour 2) and Emilio Rivera (Traffic). The studio[...]

Flixster, Rotten Tomatoes acquired by Warner Bros.

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: This is an interesting turn of events, and one that appears to create conflict of interest. Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group has acquired Flixster, which is calling itself a “movie discovery application company” (though I’m unsure what that means) which reports more than 25 million worldwide[...]

Matthew McConaughey: “The Lincoln Lawyer” ONLY $6 per ticket

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: EXCLUSIVE Here’s a first: Matthew McConaughey‘s new movie, “The Lincoln Lawyer,” is being offered at $6 a ticket for opening weekend through Groupon. Yes, that’s right. To stimulate box office, Lions Gate–the same company that can’t seem to make a deal to bring “Mad Men” back to[...]