Cross Creek Pictures LLC
Company typePrivate
FounderTimmy Thompson
Tyler Thompson
ProductsMotion pictures

Cross Creek Pictures is an American film production company founded in 2009 by Timmy Thompson and Tyler Thompson. Brian Oliver served as president of the company from 2009 until 2017. Its first production was the acclaimed Black Swan (2010), which was followed by The Ides of March (2011), The Woman in Black (2012) and Rush (2013).

In September 2011, Cross Creek signed a deal with Universal Pictures, where the studio would release at least six productions for the company over the following three years.[1] In November 2015, Cross Creek signed a new three-year, multifaceted co-financing, production and distribution deal with Sony Pictures.[2]


This is the list of films produced or financed by Cross Creek.

Released films
Year Film Director Distributor Notes Budget Gross RT
2010 Black Swan Darren Aronofsky Fox Searchlight Pictures co-production with Protozoa Pictures, Phoenix Pictures and Dune Entertainment $13 million $329.4 million 85%[3][4]
2011 The Ides of March George Clooney Sony Pictures Releasing co-production with Columbia Pictures, Smokehouse Pictures, Appian Way Productions and Exclusive Media $12.5 million $76 million
2012 The Woman in Black James Watkins CBS Films co-production with Alliance Films, Hammer Films, UK Film Council, Talisman Films, Exclusive Media, Filmgate and Film i Väst $15 million $127 million 66%[5]
Arthur Newman Dante Ariola Cinedigm Entertainment co-production with Vertebra Films $207,853 20%[6]
Aftershock Nicolás López Dimension Films/RADiUS-TWC co-production with Dragonfly Entertainment $2 million $58,510 37%[7]
2013 Rush Ron Howard Universal Pictures co-production with Exclusive Media, Working Title Films, Imagine Entertainment and Revolution Films $38 million $98.2 million 89%[8]
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet Jean-Pierre Jeunet Gaumont co-production with Epithète Films, Filmarto, France 2 Cinéma, Orange Cinéma Séries and Tapioca Films $9.5 million 79%[9]
2014 A Walk Among the Tombstones Scott Frank Universal Pictures co-production with Endgame Entertainment, 1984 Private Defense Contractors, Exclusive Media, Jersey Films and Double Feature Films $23 million $62.1 million 66%[10]
Clown Jon Watts Dimension Films co-production with PS 260, Vertebra Films, Zed Filmworks, Method Studios and Dragonfly Entertainment $1.5 million $2.1 million 45%[11]
2015 Everest Baltasar Kormákur Universal Pictures co-production with Walden Media and Working Title Films $55 million $203.4 million 73%[12][13]
Black Mass Scott Cooper Warner Bros. Pictures co-production with RatPac Entertainment, Le Grisbi Productions, Head Gear Films and Vendian Entertainment $53 million $99.8 million
Legend Brian Helgeland Universal Pictures co-production with StudioCanal, Anton Capital Entertainment, Prime Video and Working Title Films $20 million $43 million 61%[14]
2016 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies Burr Steers Sony Pictures Releasing co-production with Screen Gems, Sierra Pictures, MadRiver Pictures, QC Entertainment, Allison Shearmur Productions, Handsomecharlie Films and Head Gear Films $28 million $16.4 million 43%[15]
Hacksaw Ridge Mel Gibson Lionsgate co-production with Summit Entertainment, Demarest Media, Pandemonium Films, Permut Presentations and Vendian Entertainment $40 million $175.3 million 85%[16]
2017 American Made Doug Liman Universal Pictures co-production with Imagine Entertainment, Quadrant Pictures and Vendian Entertainment $50 million $134.9 million 86%[17]
Flatliners Niels Arden Oplev Sony Pictures Releasing co-production with Columbia Pictures, Further Films, Laurence Mark Productions and The Safran Company $19 million $45.2 million 4%[18]
Roman J. Israel, Esq. Dan Gilroy co-production with Columbia Pictures, MACRO, Topic Studios, Bron Studios, The Culture China/Image Nation Abu Dhabi Content Fund and Escape Artists $22 million $13 million 51%[19]
2018 The Vanishing Kristoffer Nyholm Lionsgate co-production with Mad As Birds, Kodiak Pictures, G-BASE, iWood Studios $1.2 million 85%[20]
2020 Bloodshot David S.F. Wilson Sony Pictures Releasing co-production with Columbia Pictures, Bona Film Group, Original Film, Valiant Entertainment and One Race Films $49 million $29.2 million 30%[21]
The Tax Collector David Ayer RLJE Films co-production with Cedar Park Entertainment $30 million $942,666 17%[22]
The Trial of the Chicago 7 Aaron Sorkin Netflix co-production with Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks Pictures, Marc Platt Productions and Amblin Partners $35 million $104,048 94%[23]
2022 The Pale Blue Eye Scott Cooper co-production with Streamline Global Group $72 million $129,928 64%[24]
2023 Ladybug & Cat Noir: The Movie Jeremy Zag Gaumont co-production with The Awakening Production and SND $86 million $17.4 million 40%[25]


  1. ^ Joshua L. Weinstein. "Universal Forges 3-Year Distribution Deal With Cross Creek". TheWrap.
  2. ^ Mike Fleming Jr. "Cross Creek Pictures Moving to Sony; 3-Year Deal to Co-Fi, Produce Films from 'Black Mass' and 'Black Swan' Maker". Deadline Hollywood.
  3. ^ "Black Swan (2010)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango Media. Retrieved March 16, 2018.
  4. ^ "The Ides of March". Rotten Tomatoes. Flixster. Retrieved October 30, 2011.
  5. ^ "The Woman in Black (2012)". Rotten Tomatoes. Flixster. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
  6. ^ "Critic Reviews for Arthur Newman". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango. Retrieved June 13, 2018.
  7. ^ Aftershock at Rotten Tomatoes Edit this at Wikidata
  8. ^ "Rush (2013)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango Media. Retrieved April 17, 2018.
  9. ^ "The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved September 9, 2016.
  10. ^ A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014 at Rotten Tomatoes Edit this at Wikidata
  11. ^ "Clown (2016)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango Media. Retrieved April 26, 2018.
  12. ^ "Everest". Rotten Tomatoes. Flixster. Retrieved 17 January 2016.
  13. ^ "Black Mass (2015)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  14. ^ "Legend (2015)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango Media. Retrieved 11 April 2018.
  15. ^ "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved July 7, 2016.
  16. ^ "Hacksaw Ridge (2016)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango. Archived from the original on February 2, 2017. Retrieved July 25, 2019.
  17. ^ "American Made (2017)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango Media. Retrieved August 28, 2018.
  18. ^ "Flatliners (2017)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved September 19, 2018.
  19. ^ "Roman J. Israel, Esq (2017)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango. Retrieved August 24, 2018.
  20. ^ "The Vanishing". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango. Retrieved December 11, 2022.
  21. ^ Bloodshot (2020), retrieved 2020-05-02
  22. ^ "The Tax Collector (2020)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved August 9, 2020.
  23. ^ "The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved October 18, 2020.
  24. ^ The Pale Blue Eye, retrieved 2023-01-17
  25. ^ "Miraculous: Ladybug & Cat Noir, The Movie - Rotten Tomatoes". 2023-07-21. Retrieved 2023-07-29.