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On March 15, 1963, the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament hosted a game between Mississippi State and Loyola of Chicago. The game is one of the most memorable sporting events in the civil rights movement. It served as a vehicle to challenge racial segregation in athletics and helped to forever change college basketball and advance civil rights in this country.
In order to save her dog training business from going under, a young woman begins teaching other women how to train their men with the same techniques used to train dogs. When her method goes viral and becomes an overnight sensation that starts a national trend, she struggles to prevent her newfound fame from destroying her closest relationships.
A young girl in Southern India grows up as a slave in a sweatshop, where she creates an alternate world for herself and her friends as their only means of escape from the daily abuse they’re forced to suffer. Through the lens of magical realism, AIR is an important and timely take on modern slavery.
Two vampires fight to protect their livelihood from the monsters who invaded their farm searching for the only human left on earth: their daughter.
MarketNovember 2, 2017SoldNovember 15, 2017 Producer James DeMonaco, Sebastien Lemercier AgentCharles Ferraro (UTA) ManagerBrooklyn Weaver (Energy Entertainment) ProductionNew Regency, Man in a Tree 11-15-2017 - Was said to be a competitive situation. Unclear if New Regency intends to finance the movie.
The quirky dramatization of the founders and philosophy behind Google.
MarketOctober 29, 2017SoldDecember 8, 2017 ProducerIain Canning, Emile Sherman, Christian Baha ExecutiveNegin Salmasi AgentKeya Khayatian, Jordan Lonner (UTA) ManagerHarry Lengsfield, Sam Warren (LBI Entertainment) ProductionSee-Saw Films The spec was sought after by several companies before See-Saw finally landed the rights. UTA and LBI brokered the deal.
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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.