MGM has signed a long-term distribution deal with Forum Film, the distribution arm of Cinema City International NV (CCI).
The deal covers Poland, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria and Israel and includes both theatrical and DVD/BluRay rights.
For certain titles, Forum will also cover the Czech Republic and Slovakia for the studio.
The pact includes new releases over a five-year period, as well as both of the upcoming Hobbit films (2012 and 2013) and Bond 23 (due out Nov 9, 2012).
CCI is the largest multiplex theatre operator in Central and Eastern Europe, and in Israel with 93 multiplexes and 882 screens.