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      • Shaper No Agent Thriller Available Written by Matisse Tolin
        When a vicious gangster with a vendetta gets out of prison, a young design student is forced to defend himself the only way he knows how — by 3-D printing a gun.
        Market November 9, 2018
        Producer Derek Pike
        Actor Denzel Whitaker
        Manager Jon Hersh (Housefire Management)
      • Womanhattan Comedy Rom-Com Sci-Fi Available Unrepped Written by Brant Hughes
        A sexist VR executive working for a major entertainment conglomerate wakes up in a female re-imagination of Manhattan (now called “Womanhattan”) which had been entirely created by women, a world where women have been ruling the world since its inception.
        Market November 8, 2018
        Producer Alexander Vinnitski
        Production Current Flow Entertainment
      • Dark Thriller Available Written by Nelson Greaves
        Story details are being kept under wraps, but is described as Jaws/Alien on the ocean floor.
        Market November 7, 2018
        Manager Josh Goldenberg (Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment)
        Agent David Stone, Matt Solo, Philip D’Amecourt (WME)
      • Imaginary Horror Available Written by Robert Dean Klein
        Three high school seniors from a small town discover they all had the same imaginary friend when they were kids. Now that friend is back and he’s not here to play.
        Market November 1, 2018
        Producer Alexander Vinnitski
        Manager Joe Riley (Zero Gravity Management)
        Agent Ryan Levee (Abrams Artists Agency)
        Production Current Flow Entertainment
      • Timberline Horror No Agent Thriller Available Written by Benjamin A. Mullane
        After a logging crew goes missing in the Alaskan wilderness, a search and rescue team finds something more monstrous in the woods than they could have ever imagined. Think HALLOWEEN meets THE DESCENT.
        Market October 30, 2018
        Manager Nick Leicht (Elixir Entertainment)
      • Friend Of The Show Action Thriller Available Written by Brian T. Arnold
        When a high profile news host is kidnapped by a deranged fan with ties to an extremist group, a young reporter finds herself at the heart of a conspiracy that has it sights set on assassinating the party-unifying candidate in line to become the next President of the United States. Think Michael Clayton meets Gone Girl.
        Market October 24, 2018
        Manager Dash Aiken, Rock Shaink (Romark Entertainment)
        Agent David Boxerbaum, Kyle Jensen, Nicholas Mohebbi (Verve)
        Production Romark Entertainment
      • Cavalier Horror No Manager Sci-Fi Available Written by Christopher Dennis
        Years after an alien invasion devastated the Earth, a lone veteran of the human resistance must put aside his hatred of the enemy when the only chance to save his abducted daughter is with the help of an enslaved alien.
        Market October 16, 2018
        Agent Varun Monga (ESA)
        Production Romark Entertainment

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      • The Prospect Drama No Agent Set Up 2017 Written by Ben Epstein
        29 days ago
        This story chronicles the time and emotional motivation of Michael Jordan leaving basketball and pursuing baseball.
        Market February 10, 2017    Sold November 17, 2017
        Agent Tom Drumm (Think Tank Management and Production )
        Studio Overbrook Entertainment
        Production Mad Chance Productions
      • Health And Wellness Set Up 2017 Thriller Written by Joe Epstein
        41 days ago
        A sociopath obsessed with self-improvement claws her way to the top of the fitness world, leaving a trail of broken bodies in her wake.
        Market May 10, 2017    Sold December 11, 2017
        Actor Anne Hathaway, Rachel O'Connor
        Producer Amy Pascal
        Manager Ken Gross (Ken Gross Management )
        Agent Darian Lanzetta (CAA)
        Studio Tristar Productions
        Production Pascal Pictures
      • Cold Country Drama Set Up 2017 Written by Micah Ranum
        46 days ago
        A buck-hunting competition and unexpected pregnancy start a war between two families that envelopes an entire Minnesota town.
        Market October 11, 2017    Sold November 10, 2017
        Actor Bryan Unkeless
        Producer Scott Morgan
        Agent Greg Pedicin, Danny Toth (Gersh)
        Manager Jeremy Platt, Antonio D’Intino (Plattform)
        Distributor Clubhouse Pictures
      • Take Back The Night Set Up 2017 Thriller Written by Ryan Riley
        55 days ago
        Two vampires fight to protect their livelihood from the monsters who invaded their farm searching for the only human left on earth: their daughter.
        Market November 2, 2017    Sold November 15, 2017
        Producer James DeMonaco, Sebastien Lemercier
        Agent Charles Ferraro (UTA)
        Manager Brooklyn Weaver (Energy Entertainment)
        Production New Regency, Man in a Tree
        11-15-2017 - Was said to be a competitive situation. Unclear if New Regency intends to finance the movie.
      • Meat Horror 2017 Thriller Written by Logan Martin
        65 days ago
        A misanthropic man notices bizarre changes in himself, his wife, and the animals inhabiting the territory around their homestead as they attempt to survive self-imposed isolation.
        Market October 13, 2017    Sold November 17, 2017
        Producer Jack Heller
        Manager Jake Wagner, Scott Stoops (Good Fear Film + Management)
        Agent Charles Ferraro, Jordan Lonner (UTA)
        Studio Assemble Media

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      • Painting With Metro Scouted Available Unrepped 75 Written by Ron Krajewski
        A struggling artist and a retired racehorse gain national attention and help each other gain a new lease on life after the artist teaches the horse how to paint.
      • The Melrose Jazz Club Drama No Agent Scouted Available 77.7 Written by Bob Bland
        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.
        Manager The Robb Company (Sherry Robb)
      • Heathens Drama No Agent Scouted Thriller Available 75.4 Written by Mike Doyle
        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.
        Manager Kailey Marsh (Kailey Marsh Media)
      • Rise Of The Unusuals Action Scouted Available Unrepped 76.9 Written by James Connor
        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.
      • 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 2016 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