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      • The Price Of Liberty Set Up Thriller Written by Michael Russell Gunn
        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.
        Market October 19, 2016    Sold October 19, 2016
        Agent Tanya Cohen (WME)
        Manager David 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.
      • Canary Black Drama No Agent Thriller Available Written by Matthew Kennedy
        After her husband is kidnapped in Prague, an elite CIA agent is forced to commit treason in order to pay the ransom.
        Market October 14, 2016
        Manager Nick Leicht (The Green Man)
      • Trapped No Agent Sci-Fi Thriller Available Written by Darren Howell
        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.
        Market October 13, 2016
        Manager Kathy Muraviov (The Muraviov Company)
      • The Patch Drama No Agent Available Written by Nathan Edmondson
        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.
        Market October 13, 2016
        Manager Ford Lytle Gilmore (Illuminati Entertainment)
      • Silent Night No Agent Set Up Thriller Written by James Luckard
        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.
        Market October 13, 2016    Sold October 13, 2016
        Manager Peter Dealbert (Pacific View)
        Studio Fox 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.
      • Last To Die Action Thriller Available Written by David Benullo
        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.
        Market October 11, 2016
        Agent Adam Perry, Ryan Saul, Ryan Levee, Sandrine De Clerq (APA)
        Manager Jim Strader (Quattro Media)
      • Helios Sci-Fi Set Up Thriller Written by Isaac Adamson
        Kept under wraps.
        Market October 10, 2016    Sold October 10, 2016
        Executive Gillian Bohrer
        Producer Josh Bratman
        Agent Joe Mann (CAA)
        Manager Lee Stobby (Lee Stobby Entertainment)
        Production Immersive Pictures
        Studio Fox 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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      • Smoke On The Water Action Set Up Written by Trey Callaway & Rick Parks
        6 days ago
        Kept under wraps, but the story is set in the world of offshore boat racing, open water drug smuggling and the U.S. Coast Guard–exploring the “nautical narcotic highway” from Cuba to Key West.
        Market January 11, 2016    Sold February 5, 2016
        Producer Basil Iwanyk, Ken Kubena
        Manager Rick Lefitz (Rain Management Group), Justin Silvera (Silvera Management)
        Agent  (CAA)
        Production LINK Entertainment
        Financier Thunder Road
      • Boy Black List Hit List Produced Set Up 2015 Written by Mattson Tomlin
        6 days ago
        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
        Market June 1, 2015    Sold May 12, 2016
        Actor Noomi Rapace
        Director Jonas Arnby
        Producer Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Ben Pugh, Leon Clarance
        Manager Zac Frognowski (Grandview)
        Agent Ida Ziniti, Jay Baker, Pete Stein (CAA)
        Production Automatik, 42
        Financier Motion Picture Capital
        Sales Agent Lotus
      • The New Favorite Comedy No Agent 2015 Available Written by Ben Bolea
        16 days ago
        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.
        Market February 17, 2015
        Agent Adam Riback (Management 360)
      • Violence Of Action Drama 2015 Available Written by JP Davis
        20 days ago
        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.
        Market April 14, 2015
        Producer Josh Bratman
        Agent Jay Baker, Jon Cassir (CAA)
        Manager Tom Lassally (3 Arts)
      • Twains, Trains & Riverboats: The Secret Adventures Of Mark Twain Action 2015 Written by Kevin Cleary
        20 days ago
        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.
        Market February 4, 2015
        Manager John Beach (Gravity Squared Entertainment)

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      • Kashmiriyat (aka The Infidel) Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 80.8 Written by Ashish Mehta
        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.
      • The Thinker Arises Action Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 75.1 Written by Jonathan Edward Young
        Paris, 1887. A street tough battles his way to fame and inspires the world’s most famous sculpture, but must choose between his glamorous new life or saving the poor he left behind from extermination.
      • State Of Love And Dodge Scouted Available Unrepped 75 Written by Louis Palma
        A consummate freeloader has to see his favorite band headline a sold-out concert in Seattle, but his ride is suicidal and the tickets are in the hands of the last thing he needs.
      • Requited Drama Scouted Available Unrepped 75.4 Written by Bill Johnston
        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.
      • Bonds Of Betrayal - 2016 Scouted Thriller Available Unrepped 78.9 Written by Dimitra Demetriades
        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 No Agent Scouted Set Up Thriller 77.8 Written by Matt Sinnreich
        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.
        Market October 13, 2015    Sold March 15, 2016
        Director Matt Sinnreich
        Producer Douglas Banker, Marina Bespalov, Moshe Diamant, Bernie Gewissler, Michael Tadross Jr., Brooklyn Weaver, Danny Roth
        Manager Brooklyn Weaver (Energy)
        Production Tadross Media Group, Parkside Pictures
        Financier Aldamisa
      • Party Comedy Scouted Available Unrepped 76.8 Written by Louis Palma
        An oppressed man desperate to party reunites with his old school buddies for an epic night only to find their personal growth stands between him and scoring drugs and alcohol.
      • White Hot Babyface Comedy Scouted Available Unrepped 80.1 Written by Andrew Rose
        Set in the bizarro world of 1970s professional wrestling, highbrow meets lowbrow when a fledgling wrestler, to save his job, secretly enlists the aid of a once revered method acting teacher.
      • Bonds Of Betrayal  - New Draft 9-2015 Scouted Thriller Available Unrepped 76.1 Written by Dimitra Demetriades
        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.
      • Escaping Bellview Scouted Available Unrepped 75 Written by James Kicklighter
        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.
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