Privately held MEG has a reputation for consistently releasing niche genre films major studios often overlook. These genres include urban films (inspirational, action, comedy), horror films, Latino films, theatrically challenged mainstream films, light erotic films, gay & lesbian films and Bollywood movies. In its 16th year, Maverick has amassed a library of almost 400 independent genre films that it releases across multiple platforms including DVD, Video on Demand and Television through its direct relationships with the key players of each platform including Redbox, Wal-Mart, iNDemand, iTunes, DirecTV, Netflix, Amazon and Amazon Instant.
MEG provides independent film producers with a pipeline to the masses while providing movie fans with a consistent flow of the genre films they want to see. By maintaining an exemplary reputation within the film and business communities, as well as forging direct relationships with content creators and media providers, MEG has solidified itself as a leader within the home entertainment industry.
Doug Schwab founded Maverick Entertainment Group, Inc., in 1997.