Warner Bros. Pictures

Warner Bros. Pictures
Warner Bros. Pictures Group
FormerlyWarner Bros. Pictures, Inc. (1923–1967)
Warner Bros.-Seven Arts, Inc. (1967–1970)
Warner Bros. Inc. (1970–1992)
TypeDivision
IndustryEntertainment
PredecessorWarner Features Company
FoundedApril 4, 1923 (1923-04-04)[1]
Founders
Headquarters4000 Warner Boulevard,, ,
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
ProductsFilms
RevenueIncrease US$13.866 billion (2017)[2]
Increase US$1.761 billion (2017)[2]
OwnerWarnerMedia Studios & Networks Group
(WarnerMedia a subsidiary of AT&T)
Number of employees
Est. 8,000 (2014)[3]
ParentWarner Bros. Entertainment Inc.
Websitewww.warnerbros.com

Warner Bros. Pictures, doing business as Warner Bros. Pictures Group, is an American film production and distribution company owned by the WarnerMedia Studios & Networks Group through its subsidiary Warner Bros. Entertainment. Headquartered at the Warner Bros. Studios complex in Burbank, California, it is the flagship label of the Warner Bros. Pictures Group, a division of Warner Bros. Entertainment, which is part of AT&T's WarnerMedia.

Founded in 1923 by Harry Warner, Albert Warner, Sam Warner, and Jack L. Warner, in addition to producing its own films, it handles filmmaking operations, theatrical distribution, marketing and promotion for films produced and released by other Warner Bros. labels, including Warner Bros. Animation, Warner Animation Group, New Line Cinema, DC Films, and Castle Rock Entertainment, as well as various third-party producers.

  1. ^ "Company history". Warnerbros.com. Archived from the original on October 16, 2015. Retrieved April 9, 2014.
  2. ^ a b "2017 Annual Report" (PDF). Time Warner. 2018. Archived (PDF) from the original on July 8, 2018. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  3. ^ Patten, Dominic; Yamato, Jen. "Warner Bros Layoffs Long Planned But "Accelerated" By Failed Fox Bid". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on September 6, 2014. Retrieved September 6, 2014.