Revolver Entertainment

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Revolver Entertainment
Type Private
Industry Film
Founded London, England (1997 (1997))
Founders Justin Marciano
Headquarters London, England
Area served United Kingdom
United States
Key people Justin Marciano (CEO)
Services Film distribution
Home video
Website revolvergroup.com

Revolver Entertainment is a film distributor in the United Kingdom. Justin Marciano founded it in 1997, and it entered administration in April 2013.

History[edit]

Justin Marciano founded Revolver Entertainment in 1997 with a personal investment of £1,000.[1] It originally distributed home video titles and eventually grew to theatrical film distribution.[2]

In January 2013, Revolver Entertainment experienced layoffs.[3] In April 2013, amid rumors that the company had gone out of business,[4][5][6] it entered administration.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mitchell, Wendy (2013-03-07). "Requiem for Revolver". Screen Daily. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  2. ^ Jaafar, Ali (2007-11-16). "U.K. distributors battle for niches". Variety. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  3. ^ Wiseman, Andreas (2013-01-15). "UK distributor Revolver sheds staff". Screen Daily. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  4. ^ Tartaglione, Nancy; Utichi, Joe (2013-02-09). "Amid Shifts In The UK Distribution Sector, What’s Going On At Revolver?". Deadline.com. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  5. ^ Mitchell, Robert (2013-02-11). "Revolver’s fate in doubt as 'Liability' returned". Variety. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  6. ^ Wiseman, Andreas (2013-03-05). "Revolver office shut as company future in question". Screen Daily. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 
  7. ^ Wiseman, Andreas (2013-04-22). "Revolver enters administration". Screen Daily. Retrieved 2014-05-27. 

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