Lionsgate posted a bigger loss in the second quarter than in the year-ago frame, but revenue shot up 57% on improved film performance, spurring the company's stock.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has picked up overseas rights to two upcoming Lionsgate sequels, "The Punisher 2: War Zone" and "Crank 2: High Voltage."
Lionsgate has cut a $20 million pact with USA Network and its Sci Fi Channel sibling for smallscreen rights to a package of pics that includes "3:10 to Yuma," "Saw II" and "Good Luck Chuck." Pact is…
After Dark Films and Lionsgate have acquired "Mulberry Street," a horror pic that screened at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Lionsgate will develop a feature about the formative years of theoretical physicist, mathematician and 20th century icon Albert Einstein.
Mark Helfrich has signed on to direct the action-thriller "Five Killers" for Lionsgate.
Lionsgate has brought on Vadim Perelman to rewrite "Atlas Shrugged" and direct Angelina Jolie in the starring role.
Looking to extend its recent dealmaking streak, Lionsgate is in final talks to acquire Mandate Pictures in a deal pegged at north of $40 million.
A series of underperforming films returned to haunt Lionsgate in a quarter splattered with red ink, but the company said results were in line with internal and Wall Street expectations.
In one of the more unorthodox marketing pairings in moviedom, Lionsgate and the American Red Cross are teaming for this year's "Give Til It Hurts" blood drive, which benefits the Red Cross.
Lionsgate is overhauling "The Punisher," setting an October start date for a new franchise that will be built on the broad shoulders of "Rome" star Ray Stevenson.