Ask the Magic 8 Ball which movies will be hits, and it might steer you toward Media 8 Entertainment. The company (formerly MDP Worldwide Entertainment and doing business as M8 Entertainment) develops, finances, licenses, and distributes mid-budget films in a variety of genres. It produces and distributes two to four movies annually. Charlize Theron won an Oscar for her starring role in the company's critically acclaimed film Monster. Other productions include Brief Interviews With Hideous Men, "The Upside of Anger" and "The United States of Leland". The company has offices in the US (Los Angeles) and Canada (Montreal).