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Stage 6 Films, Inc. is an American film production label of Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions that acquires, produces and distributes 10–15 films each year.[citation needed] Once a film is finished, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions will decide if the film will be released theatrically or on a different platform.[1][page needed]

Stage 6 Films, Inc.
Label
Theatrical distribution
IndustryFilm
Founded2007; 12 years ago (2007)
HeadquartersCulver City, California, USA
Key people
Michael Helfand (co-head)
Joe Matukewicz (co-head)
ProductsTheatrical films
OwnerSony Entertainment
(Sony Corporation)
ParentSony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions
(Sony Pictures)
Websitewww.stage6films.com

Founded in 2007, the label takes its name from the location of its main office, the Stage 6 building at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA (originally an actual sound stage used for such films as The Wizard of Oz).[2][3]

Contents

Stage 6 releasesEdit

2000sEdit

Release Date Title Notes
January 22, 2008 Missionary Man
February 12, 2008 Three Can Play That Game
March 4, 2008 Pistol Whipped
March 4, 2008 The Shepherd: Border Patrol
March 18, 2008 Conspiracy
March 25, 2008 April Fool's Day
April 15, 2008 Impulse
April 18, 2008 Zombie Strippers distributed by Triumph Films
July 15, 2008 Insanitarium
July 18, 2008 Felon
July 26, 2008 Anaconda 3: Offspring
August 5, 2008 Starship Troopers 3: Marauder
August 12, 2008 The Art of War II: Betrayal
October 21, 2008 Linewatch
October 24, 2008 Vacancy 2: The First Cut
November 1, 2008 Center Stage: Turn It Up
December 12, 2008 The Sky Crawlers US distribution only
January 20, 2009 Boogeyman 3 in association with Ghost House Pictures
January 23, 2009 The Lodger
February 24, 2009 Red Sands
February 28, 2009 Anacondas: Trail of Blood
May 12, 2009 The Grudge 3
June 12, 2009 Moon first theatrical film; co-distributed with Sony Pictures Classics
June 13, 2009 Hachi: A Dog's Tale
July 21, 2009 Messengers 2: The Scarecrow
October 6, 2009 Dark Country
October 19, 2009 The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day
November 3, 2009 Hardwired

2010sEdit

Release Date Title Notes
February 9, 2010 Ice Castles
June 1, 2010 Wild Things: Foursome produced by Mandalay Pictures and RCR Media Group
June 8, 2010 Not the Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy)
August 21, 2010 Lake Placid 3
September 21, 2010 The Experiment
September 21, 2010 Stomp the Yard: Homecoming
October 5, 2010 30 Days of Night: Dark Days in association with Ghost House Pictures
February 15, 2011 Game of Death in association with Voltage Pictures and Perpetual Entertainment
March 1, 2011 S.W.A.T.: Firefight co-distributed by RCR Media Group
April 1, 2011 Insidious distributed by FilmDistrict
April 22, 2011 The Greatest Movie Ever Sold co-distributed by Sony Pictures Classics
April 26, 2011 Sniper: Reloaded
May 6, 2011 Jumping the Broom distributed by TriStar Pictures
May 10, 2011 The Hit List in association with Up Load Films and Motion Picture Corporation of America
June 17, 2011 Quarantine 2: Terminal
July 29, 2011 Attack the Block co-distributed by Screen Gems
August 26, 2011 Colombiana co-distributed by TriStar Pictures
September 2, 2011 A Good Old Fashioned Orgy co-distributed with Samuel Goldwyn Films
September 13, 2011 Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown produced by Mandalay Pictures
October 11, 2011 Arena
December 27, 2011 Hostel: Part III in association with RCR Media Group
March 23, 2012 The Raid: Redemption co-distributed by Sony Pictures Classics
May 11, 2012 Tonight You're Mine co-distributed by Roadside Attractions
July 24, 2012 Meeting Evil theatrical distribution by Magnolia Pictures; produced by Destination Films
August 7, 2012 Bel Ami theatrically distributed by Magnolia Pictures
August 17, 2012 Sparkle co-distributed by TriStar Pictures
August 17, 2012 Robot & Frank co-distributed by Samuel Goldwyn Films
August 28, 2012 Starship Troopers: Invasion
November 6, 2012 The Swan Princess Christmas produced by Nest Family Entertainment and Crest Animation Studios
March 15, 2013 The Call co-distributed by TriStar Pictures
August 16, 2013 Austenland co-distributed by Sony Pictures Classics; produced by Fickle Fish Films and Maxie Pictures
September 13, 2013 Insidious: Chapter 2 distributed by FilmDistrict
January 10, 2014 Cold Comes the Night co-distributed by Samuel Goldwyn Films; produced by Syncopated Films
February 25, 2014 The Swan Princess: A Royal Family Tale produced by Nest Family Entertainment and Crest Animation Studios
March 28, 2014 The Raid 2 co-distributed by Sony Pictures Classics; produced by Merantau Film and XYZ Films
July 15, 2014 Appleseed Alpha produced by Sola Films
August 29, 2014 The Calling
January 9, 2015 Predestination
June 5, 2015 Insidious: Chapter 3 co-distributed by Gramercy Pictures
October 9, 2015 The Final Girls
March 11, 2016 Hello, My Name Is Doris co-distributed by Roadside Attractions
March 18, 2016 The Bronze co-distributed by Sony Pictures Classics
April 22, 2016 The Meddler co-distributed by Sony Pictures Classics
April 29, 2016 Special Correspondents distributed by Netflix
August 2, 2016 Sniper: Ghost Shooter
August 12, 2016 Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the 4th Reich
August 19, 2016 Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV US theatrical distribution only; co-distributed by Square Enix, produced by Visual Works, Digic Pictures, and Image Engine
August 26, 2016 Don't Breathe co-distributed by Screen Gems
June 19, 2017 Resident Evil: Vendetta
August 21, 2017 Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars
October 13, 2017 Professor Marston and the Wonder Women[4][5] co-distributed by Annapurna Pictures
November 7, 2017 November Criminals[6]
January 5, 2018 Insidious: The Last Key co-distributed by Universal Pictures
March 30, 2018 Finding Your Feet co-distributed by Roadside Attractions
June 22, 2018 Boundaries theatrical distribution by Sony Pictures Classics
August 24, 2018 Searching co-distributed by Screen Gems
September 20, 2018 Ladies in Black
November 6, 2018 The Front Runner co-distributed by Columbia Pictures
March 1, 2019 The Wedding Guest co-distributed by IFC Films
May 24, 2019 Brightburn
January 3, 2020 Grudge
May 8, 2020 Greyhound

International distributionEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kay, Jeremy (October 9, 2007). "Sony launches new production division Stage 6 Films". screendaily.com. Retrieved October 12, 2015.
  2. ^ Sony launches new production division Stage 6 Films
  3. ^ Sony Announces Stage 6 Films
  4. ^ A. Lincoln, Ross (October 7, 2016). "Sony Nabs 'Professor Marston'; Biopic About Wonder Woman Creator Stars Luke Evans, Rebecca Hall & Bella Heathcote". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  5. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (June 8, 2017). "Annapurna To Release MGM's 'Death Wish' Over Thanksgiving; Sets October Date For 'Professor Marston & The Wonder Women'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  6. ^ Collis, Clark (September 18, 2017). "Baby Driver star Ansel Elgort returns in November Criminals trailer". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  7. ^ McNary, Dave (May 18, 2014). "CANNES: Amy Adams Sci-Fier 'Story of Your Life' Sold to Sony for Most Territories". Variety. Retrieved October 12, 2016.
  8. ^ McNary, Dave (April 16, 2015). "Sony Buys Kelly Reichardt Drama Starring Kristen Stewart, Michelle Williams". Variety. Retrieved September 12, 2016.
  9. ^ Donnelly, Matt (March 16, 2017). "Neon Acquires Buzzy SXSW Thriller 'Gemini'". The Wrap. Retrieved March 16, 2017.

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