Image Expands Canadian Entertainment Deal4 Mar, 2011 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Image Entertainment has extended through 2015 a license deal with Entertainment One, a Toronto-based distributor of theatrical, home entertainment, television and digital content.
Chatsworth, Calif. –based Image said the agreement includes for the first time titles from Madacy Home Entertainment, which Image acquired last year, in addition to its catalog of more than 3,200 discs.
New content acquisitions featured in the deal include theatrical release Burning Palms, the Criterion Collection’s upcoming Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Jean-Luc Godard’s Breathless and Brazil. Other titles include The Twilight Zone, Boris Karloff TV series “Thriller,” “The Jeff Dunham Show” and a Kenny Chesney concert video, among others.
“We’re pleased to continue our arrangement with them,” Image CEO Ted Green said in a statement.