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An American diplomat in Kazakhstan after the fall of the Soviet Union discovers a massive stock of enriched uranium, and it’s a race against time to get it out of the country before potential terrorists get to it first. Based on a true story.
MarketOctober 19, 2016SoldOctober 19, 2016 AgentTanya Cohen (WME) ManagerDavid Gardner (Principato Young) 10-19-2016 - Tribeca’s Jane Rosenthal, Berry Welsh and Robert De Niro will produce with Cary Granat. Gunn previously sold the 2015 Black List script The Virginian to New Line with Bradley Cooper attached to play young George Washington.
When an expectant father rushing to the birth of his first child becomes trapped inside his crashed truck during an alien invasion, he must resort to desperate measures to free himself, escape the alien onslaught and a terrifying human element, and save his wife and child.
MarketOctober 13, 2016 ManagerKathy Muraviov (The Muraviov Company)
The real story of how an elite special ops soldier and a manhattan stock trader found love and purpose in the patch of a NY firefighter who gave his life on 9/11. Pitched as American Snipermeets The Notebook.
Set in 1941 Berlin, a brutal serial killer roams the blacked-out streets, targeting young women. Determined to keep the nation focused on the war effort, Nazi leadership tasks a homicide detective with tracking down the killer. He’s forced to ally himself with the only living authority on the mind of a serial killer – a renowned Jewish criminal psychologist.
MarketOctober 13, 2016SoldOctober 13, 2016 ManagerPeter Dealbert (Pacific View) StudioFox International 10-13-2016 - White Horse Pictures’ Nigel Sinclair and Nicholas Ferrall will produce along with Peter Dealbert of Pacific View Management. White Horse’s Cassidy Hartmann will serve as executive producer and Jeanne Elfant Festa as co-executive producer. David Whitney introduced the project to White Horse, and will also serve as a co-executive producer.
A small town deputy must protect his remote island community against a highly-trained soldier afflicted with PTSD who declares war on the locals. A twist on First Blood that casts Rambo in the villain role.
MarketOctober 11, 2016 AgentAdam Perry, Ryan Saul, Ryan Levee, Sandrine De Clerq (APA) ManagerJim Strader (Quattro Media)
MarketOctober 10, 2016SoldOctober 10, 2016 ExecutiveGillian Bohrer ProducerJosh Bratman AgentJoe Mann (CAA) ManagerLee Stobby (Lee Stobby Entertainment) ProductionImmersive Pictures StudioFox 2000 Bratman has a first-look deal with Sony and as EPd on THE SITTER, FRIGHT NIGHT and PRIEST. Adamson is currently adapting TOKYO SUCKERPUNCH for Lionsgate. His other specs include HOKKAIDO POPSICLE, DREAMING PACHINKO, KINKI LULLABY, and COMPLICATION.
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A teenage boy is born with special abilities and spends his childhood switching names and cities in orderto keep his identity hidden. When he loses control and accidentally kills his father, he and his mother haveto go on the run
MarketJune 1, 2015SoldMay 12, 2016 ActorNoomi Rapace DirectorJonas Arnby ProducerBrian Kavanaugh-Jones, Ben Pugh, Leon Clarance ManagerZac Frognowski (Grandview) AgentIda Ziniti, Jay Baker, Pete Stein (CAA) ProductionAutomatik, 42 FinancierMotion Picture Capital Sales AgentLotus
In the vein of Meet The Parents – A well-intentioned iTunes executive who’s planning to propose to the love of his life, clashes with her legendary rock star father who refuses to go digital with his music, and her sister’s boyfriend, who has become the new favorite future son-in-law, over a weekend that spirals into a comedic rivalry.
In the vein of American Sniper, centers around a marine who, after being denied active duty due to his age and injury, finds himself joining a private military outfit that sends him spiraling into a dangerous state of violence and dismantling his already fractured relationship with his wife and son.
Samuel Clemens, a bookish printer on his way to the gold fields of California with his brother Henry in 1849, have to evade spies, Mounties & assassins after being framed for murder, and with help from Susan B. Anthony and a few riverboat con-men, must save America from being invaded and re-colonized by Great Britain. Pitched as SHERLOCK HOLMES meets ROMANCING THE STONE set on the Mississippi River.
After losing her husband and son to Islamist extremism in late 1980s Kashmir, a tough Kashmiri Muslim nurse decides to harbor and protect two wounded Indian army deserters on the run from their superiors and militants, placing her life in extreme jeopardy.
A former lawman turned lawyer uses his knowledge and courtroom experience to defend the last of his family against a ruthless land baron. When his violent past comes to light, he is forced to choose what he has become and what he once was in order to make thing right.
A grieving detective is tasked with solving the murder of a woman's ex husband, with their daughter as the prime suspect. As he goes deeper into the mystery, he discovers a connection between the case, and an accident that took the life of his former lover months ago.
Hunted is a contained thriller about a man who helps an isolated farm girl escape a clan of blood-thirsty religious zealots, only to discover the shocking reason why they’ve picked her as their sacrifice.
A troubled detective investigating the brutal murder of a young girl commits suicide. Six months later, her lover investigates the murder of a middle-aged man only to realize the two cases might be connected.
In the hopes of leaving his small town, an awkward pre-teen tackles a stock market contest with a prize of visiting Atlanta. When he chooses to invest in a company that competes with his father's business, the pre-teen faces winning the contest at the expense of his dad's job or never being able to visit Atlanta.