EXCLUSIVE: Heading into MIPCOM, Revolution Studios has arranged for Miramax to manage global television and digital distribution licensing for all film titles in its library. That includes the Morgan Creek international film library that the reconstituted Revolution recently acquired. This extends an a relationship Revolution had with Miramax and encompasses international rights on content that will revert back to Revolution in time. The Morgan Creek titles are available right away on the Croisette.
The Revolution titles include Black Hawk Down, America’s Sweethearts, 13 Going On 30, Maid in Manhattan, XXX and Daddy Day Care, while the Morgan Creek films include Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, True Romance, The Last Of The Mohicans and Major League.
Revolution CEO Vince Totino called the deal the “next step in our relationship with Miramax, which has proven to be a formula for success on the domestic front.” COO Scott Hemming called the Miramax sales team “among the most respected and creative in the industry…Miramax representing Revolution globally is the next natural step in continuing our collaboration of our already established and strong domestic foundation.”
Said Miramax EVP of Worldwide TV Sales Joe Patrick: This fantastic collection of content is highly complementary to the Miramax catalog, providing us unique positioning within the international TV and digital landscape.”