Madacy To Distribute Liberty Features on DVD30 Jun, 2003 By: Hive News
Madacy Entertainment Group has licensed and is distributing 18 of Liberty International Entertainment's feature films throughout its distribution channels in North America including major chain stores like Best Buy, Costco, Circuit City, and WalMart and Internet sites like Amazon.com.
Some of the newly released titles include Presence of Mind, starring Lauren Bacall and Harvey Keitel; Shades, featuring Mickey Rourke; and Me and the Mob with Sandra Bullock. Liberty's distribution relationship with Madacy was in place with the previously released boxed sets of Ho and Terror In The Skies.
"The licensing of these 18 films for DVD distribution is further indication of the value of our film library, which now includes over 200 films," said Randy Naft, president, "We will continue to build the assets of our company through additional film library acquisitions and development of original programming."
Liberty owns and operates an International film and television distribution company and distributes programming worldwide in 90 countries under exclusive licensing agreements to all broadcast outlets as well as for the home entertainment market. The company's film library consists of over 200 films and 1,000 hours of television programs. Established in 1997, Liberty has expanded its operations into co-production and has its own facility for editing and post-production including a 5.1 sound system.