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It follows an ex-con recently paroled from prison who sets out to turn a new leaf and reconnect with his daughter. When she convinces him to help her steal millions in medical marijuana dispensary taxes collected in cash by City Hall once a month in order to evade the federal authorities, he risks everything to make his daughter’s scheme come true.
MarketNovember 17, 2017SoldNovember 20, 2017 ProducerBrian Oliver, Will Packer ManagerJeff Portnoy (Bellevue Management) ProductionWill Packer Productions, New Republic 11-20-2017 - Brian Oliver's New Republic acquired the spec for mid-six figures. Oliver and Will Packer Productions decided to team to avoid a bidding war. Tente had no agent when the spec was sent out or sold.
This is the remarkable true story about the extraordinary friendship between Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan, her teacher and steadfast companion. The story takes place during Helen’s years in college where their remarkable friendship is tested when one of them falls in love.
A drama about the 12 hour ordeal that occured on June 25, 2013, when Texas State Senator Wendy Davis grabbed the national spotlight while staging a filibuster to block an anti-abortion bill moving through the Texas legislature.
MarketNovember 10, 2017 ActorSandra Bullock ProducerTodd Black, Jason Blumenthal AgentJonathan Lomma, Jordan Cerf, Philip Raskind, Ryan Feldman (WME) ManagerBenjamin Blake (Heroes & Villains)
A Hitchockian techno-thriller whose logline is under wraps.
MarketNovember 8, 2017 ProducerEric Reid , Gary Lucchesi , Tom Rosenberg AgentBob Hohman, Danny Toth (Gersh) ManagerAlex Lerner (Kaplan / Perrone Entertainment) FinancierLakeshore Entertainment 11-8-2017 - Lakeshore developing the project based on Hogan's spec script. Plan is to put into producion in 2018.
In the summer of 1982, when a bowling alley sponsors a Pac Man tournament with a $500 prize, two pre-teen brothers from a low-income Los Angeles neighborhood do everything they can to win it all, so they can escape their abusive step-father and help their mother start a new life.
In a post-apocalyptic world, a man spends his dying days with the robot he created to look after his dog.
MarketOctober 26, 2017SoldOctober 31, 2017 ActorTom Hanks DirectorMiguel Sapochnik ProducerKevin Misher ProductionMisher Films StudioAmblin Entertainment 10-31-2017 - Writers Luck and Ivor were unrepped at the time of sale. This is the first spec tracked for either writer. This marks the biggest acquisition for Amblin since the exit of CEO Michael Wright.
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Left alone for the night in their new orchard farmhouse, three teenage sisters soon find themselves at the mercy of some unscrupulous townie boys. The tables are turned however, when the malevolence that roams the orchard soon puts the local boys in danger.
A brilliant jazz musician, after receiving a devastating diagnosis of MS, must put his faith in an untrained yet talented young female pianist to defeat his arch rival in a most prestigious national jazz competition.
Based on a True Story. Circa 1970s, a dysfunctional narco cop, suspended for unruly behavior, is tapped to go undercover to infiltrate a motorcycle gang that's suspected of stealing weapons from a military depot, but once inside he discovers the much darker truth of this organization, which ultimately puts his own family in jeopardy.
After seeing his best friend killed by a shapeshifting superhuman, a wounded former Navy Seal is lead to a mysterious yoga ashram who has ties to this deadly assassin, and uses their training to overcome his physical disabilities and gains superpowers himself.
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.