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A primatologist takes her teenage daughter to a remote region of Madagascar, where her determination to saveendangered lemurs puts their relationship and safety at risk. Based on the short story “What the World WillLook Like When All the Water Leaves Us” by Laura Van Den Berg.
An R-rated action comedy, animated, revisionist history of the founding of the United States of America.
MarketDecember 16, 2016SoldJanuary 29, 2017 ProducerAdam Reed, Channing Tatum, Chris Miller, Will Allegra, Phil Lord, Matt Thompson, Dave Callaham AgentEmerson Davis, Jason Burns (UTA) ManagerTobin Babst (Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment) ProductionFree Association, Floyd County Productions, Lord Miller
A single mother, a retired soldier who returned from Afghanistan with combat skills as well as injuries and PTSD, must resort to extreme measures when her daughter is kidnapped during a cross country trip they take to start a new life.
MarketDecember 7, 2016SoldDecember 7, 2016 ManagerAshley Berns, Lawrence Mattis (Circle of Confusion) AgentDavid Boxerbaum, Valarie Philips (Paradigm) ProductionWeimaraner Republic StudioDreamworks 122-106 - Denise Di Novi will direct. Lynn Harris and Matti Leshem will produce. The film is expected to follow a speedy track. The script was sent out last Friday, and by Monday morning, DreamWorks was moving quickly to take it off the market.
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.