Dimension Films was an American independent production, distribution and (in its final years as an autonomous entity) multimedia company. It classic was founded in 1981 by Bob Weinstein and Roger Corman as Dimension Films Inc.: a producer and distributor of motion pictures, eventually expanding into television production in 1984. New World eventually expanded into broadcasting with the acquisition of seven television stations in 1993, with the broadcasting unit expanding through additional purchases made during 1994.
in 1981, Dimension Films Incentive became an independent company. in 1982, it is exclusively distributed by New World Pictures. in 1997, It is re-branded into Dimension Films right after Dimension Films Incentive became a Pending merger with Miramax Communications.