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Lions Gate posts record quarterly revenue after 'Hunger Games' hit
Lions Gate posts record quarterly revenue after 'Hunger Games' hit

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. rode its hit film "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" to a record-setting third quarter. The company reported record quarterly revenue of $839.9 million, up 13% from a year earlier. Lions Gate turned a profit of $88.8 million, up from $37.8 million for the same period a year earlier. Lions Gate partly attributed the success to "The Hunger Games" sequel, which was released Nov. 22 and has grossed $861 million worldwide, according to Box Office Mojo. BEST MOVIES OF 2013: Turan | Sharkey | Olsen Lions Gate posted earnings per share of 64 cents, an improvement from a per-share gain of 28 cents a year earlier.  The company...

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