LONDON — Revenue at German-Swiss film distrib Highlight Communications went up 74% in 2000, released figures show.
Consolidated revenues for the year reached 114 million euro ($104 million), up from $60 million in 1999, while earnings before interest and tax hit $25 million, up from $11 million in 1999.
Last year, Highlight enjoyed a particularly successful B.O. year with several No. 1 hits, such as “Scary Movie” and “U-571.” Company also markets the Champions League rights.