OddLot Entertainment was an American independent film studio, founded by Gigi Pritzker and Deborah Del Prete in 2001,[1] which dealt with financing and production of films.

OddLot Entertainment
Company typePrivate
Founded2001; 23 years ago (2001)
FoundersGigi Pritzker
Deborah Del Prete
Defunct2015; 9 years ago (2015)
SuccessorMadison Wells Media
DivisionsDarkLot Entertainment



OddLot Entertainment


In 2013 OddLot has produced a cinematic version of Ender's Game. The cinematic version of the film was in development, in one form or another, for over a decade until its premiere.[2] In the same year, OddLot signed a multi-year distribution and co-financing agreement with Lionsgate. OddLot and Lionsgate have previously collaborated on the production of Draft Day and Ender's Game. The collaboration officially began with the production of Mortdecai, an action comedy that was released in 2015.[3]

DarkLot Entertainment


OddLot has launched horror production division DarkLot Entertainment, has produced films such as Undead or Alive: The Zombedy, Buried Alive, Living Hell and The Spirit.[4]

List of produced films


as OddLot Entertainment

Release Date Title Co-production with Distribution
September 9, 2005 Green Street N/A Universal Pictures
(United Kingdom)
Freestyle Releasing
(United States)
March 15, 2007 Undead or Alive: A Zombedy N/A Image Entertainment
April 27, 2007 Suburban Girl N/A
December 25, 2008 The Spirit DarkLot Entertainment Lionsgate
March 23, 2009 Green Street 2: Stand Your Ground N/A Lionsgate Home Entertainment
September 13, 2010 Rabbit Hole Blossom Films Lionsgate
January 28, 2011 From Prada to Nada Gilbert Films
Hyperion Films
Pantelion Films
September 16, 2011 Drive[5] Bold Films[5]
Marc Platt Productions[5]
Motel Movies[5]
January 21, 2013 The Way, Way Back Sycamore Pictures Fox Searchlight Pictures
October 24, 2013 Ender's Game Chartoff Productions
K/O Paper Products
Digital Domain
Summit Entertainment
(through Lionsgate[6])
April 7, 2014 Draft Day The Montecito Picture Company Summit Entertainment
August 29, 2014 Rosewater Busboy Productions Open Road Films[7]
January 23, 2015 Mortdecai Lionsgate
Infinitum Nihil
Mad Chance Productions
May 16, 2016 Hell or High Water Sidney Kimmel Entertainment
Film 44
LBI Entertainment
Lionsgate and CBS Films

as DarkLot Entertainment

Release Date Title Production partners Distributors
March 15, 2007 Undead or Alive: The Zombedy[8] N/A Image Entertainment
October 23, 2007 Buried Alive Dimension Extreme
June 10, 2008 Living Hell N/A
December 25, 2008 The Spirit OddLot Entertainment Lionsgate


  1. ^ "Lionsgate conjures 'The Spirit' with OddLot Entertainment and visionary filmmaker and graphic novelist Frank Miller". Comics2films. May 16, 2007. Archived from the original on September 30, 2007. Retrieved December 15, 2020.
  2. ^ "Movie production team being assembled". TalesWapper. February 25, 2009. Retrieved December 15, 2020.
  3. ^ "Lionsgate and OddLot Partner on Films, Beginning With Johnny Depp's 'Mortdecai'". Variety. 2013. Retrieved December 15, 2020.
  4. ^ B. Corder (November 28, 2006). "A New Look at Darklot Entertainment". Shock Ya!. Retrieved December 16, 2020.
  5. ^ a b c d e "Drive (2011)". American Film Institute Catalog. Retrieved December 7, 2017.
  6. ^ "Ender's Game". Box Office Mojo. April 3, 2014. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  7. ^ Fleming, Mike (May 12, 2014). "Open Road Acquires Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' With Fall Release Planned". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  8. ^ "Undead or Alive (2007)". British Film Institute. Archived from the original on September 25, 2021.