Spike Inks Film Deal


Spike TV has acquired the rights to a 17-film package from Miramax and Dimension Films that includes SinCity,which will air in 2007, officials said Monday.

In addition to SinCity, Spike’s package includes theatricals Hero, Iron Monkey, Zatoichi and Mindhunters, which will also premiere on the network in 2007.

The movies represent a mix of martial arts, action and comedy, and all of them cater to the network’s core audience, men 18-49 and 18-34.