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Two years after the end of World War II, a former OSS agent and a British super spy undertake a suicide mission into the Bermuda Triangle. Their job: to infiltrate an island fortress run by escaped, fugitive Nazis in order to assassinate a rogue scientist attempting to build a doomsday weapon.
When a deadly criminal shows up in the deceptively-quiet, small town of Scarletville, a diner owner named Hank must spin a series of dark and twisted stories, in order to delay the felon long enough for the law to arrive.
MarketNovember 15, 2016SoldDecember 22, 2016 ProducerJean de Meuron, Marco Shepherd, Monte Young AgentDavid Boxerbaum (Paradigm) ManagerJulian Rosenberg (Circle of Confusion) FinancierCentropolis
In the vein of "The Truman Show," where a bank teller stuck in his routine discovers he’s a background character in a realistic, open-world action-adventure video game and he is the only one capable of saving the world.
MarketNovember 15, 2016SoldNovember 15, 2016 ProducerGreg Berlanti, Sarah Schecter, Adam Kolbrenner ExecutiveRobyn Meisinger, Mikey Ireland AgentSimon Faber, Philip Raskind, Roger Green (WME) ManagerAdam Kolbrenner (Madhouse) ProductionBerlanti Productions, Madhouse StudioFox
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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.