Background: A production/film sales company started by Mark Damon after his previous company, Vision International, folded. On October 10, 2003, the company changed its name to Media 8 Entertainment, which in turn, filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in April of 2012.
(1994-Late 90s/early 2000s)
Nickname: "The D Globe"
Logo: A golden oval globe frame zooms out upwards while shines,and then M, D (which covers the globe frame), and P fade in one by one.The yellow line draws below it,while "WORLDWIDE" fades below.
Variant: On some video releases of films produced by this company such as Inner Sanctum 2, "Home Video" appears in place of "Worldwide."
FX/SFX/Chessy Factor: The zooms,the fades,and the line drawing.That's it??
Music/Sounds: None or the opening theme of the movie.
Availability: Found on Blood for Blood, Bad Blood (1994), Inner Sanctum 2, and Shootfighter 2, among others.
Scare Factor: Low.
Media 8 Entertainment
Logo: A seagull flies over the water and touches it twice, casting ripples, that join together into "8", when the words
rotate in above.
FX/SFX: The seagull, water animation and name appearing. Great animation.
Variant: The earliest variant has the plain, brighter picture with the seagull in flight.
Music/Sounds: A magestic soundtrack, with two dings when the seagull touches the water.
Availability: Common on the movies distributed by Media 8 worldwide. The early version was seen on the trailer for Monster.
Scare Factor: Minimal, it's a good logo.