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      • Pale Horse No Agent Thriller Available Written by Chris Courtney Martin
        When a reclusive author shelters a man who escaped captivity with her long-missing brother, they’re both tormented by the zealot responsible.
        Market April 20, 2018
        Manager Fred James (The James Company)
      • Act Of Val-r Sci-Fi Thriller Available Written by Joel Thomas
        Details are being kept under wraps, but the project is being pitched as a grounded sci-fi story in the vein of Ex Machina.
        Market April 19, 2018
        Manager Sidney Sherman (Rosa Entertainment)
        Agent Sean Berard (APA)
      • Screatures Family Available Written by Marcos Gabriel
        When his childhood drawings inexplicably come to life, a dad and his daughter must stop the havoc his beastly creations wreak upon their community. Being pitched as a four-quadrant franchise starter in the zone of Jumanji and Night at the Museum.
        Market April 17, 2018
        Agent Max Michael (UTA)
        Manager Scott Carr (Management SGC)
      • The Confection Connection Comedy Family No Manager Available Written by Surjyakiran Das
        Following a cataclysmic event that erases humanity’s memories, a woman wakes up with no memory of her young daughter but must find her amid the chaos using clues she left for herself and her maternal instincts.
        Market April 12, 2018
        Agent Anna Berthold, Charles Ferraro (UTA)
        Production Romark Entertainment
      • Before We Forget Action Thriller Available Written by Rachel Long & Brian Pittman
        Following a cataclysmic event that erases humanity’s memories, a woman wakes up with no memory of her young daughter but must find her amid the chaos using clues she left for herself and her maternal instincts.
        Market April 12, 2018
        Manager Scott Carr (Management SGC)
        Agent Greg Iserson, Josh Hornstock, Michael Sheresky, Ramses Ishak (UTA)
      • Fantasy Camp Comedy Available Written by Sidney Karger
        A failed junior high drama teacher attends a musical theater summer camp for adults.
        Market April 12, 2018
        Actor Kristen Bell
        Manager Adam Kolbrenner (Madhouse Entertainment)
        Agent Jenna Block, Melissa Darman, Pamela Goldstein (Verve)
        Distributor STXfilms
        Financier STXfilms
        Production STXfilms
      • Junior Drama No Agent Available Written by Peter Malone Elliott
        At the apex of his career, the mercurial Frank Sinatra must work together with the FBI to rescue his son from his inept kidnappers, and ensure he has a chance to repair their broken paternal bond.Inspired by the bizarre true events of the 1963 kidnapping of Frank Sinatra Jr.
        Market April 10, 2018
        Agent Kathy Muraviov (The Muraviov Company)

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      • Contingency Protocol Action Black List No Agent Sci-Fi 2016 Thriller Available Written by Mark Townend
        37 minutes ago
        Story details are being kept under wraps, but being pitched as a high-concept sci-fi action thriller in the vein of Looper meets Safe House.
        Market September 1, 2016
        Manager Jeff Portnoy (Bellevue)
        9-2016 - Spec went out wide to all territories.
      • Northeast Kingdom Action Black List 2016 Thriller Available Written by Alex R. Johnson
        3 days ago
        When she witnesses the betrayal and murder of her father during a smuggler’s drop, a vigilant and determined young woman calls in the help of a mysterious female assassin to seek revenge against all those responsible.
        Market April 1, 2016
        Director Alex R. Johnson
        Agent Greg Pedicin, Danny Toth (Gersh)
        Manager Eric Williams, Mark Holder (Zero Gravity)
      • Saving Charlie Chaplin Black List Comedy Sci-Fi 2016 Available Written by Justin Shady
        7 days ago
        Kept under wraps.
        Market February 10, 2016
        Agent Roger Green, Michael Fera (WME)
        Manager Matt Rosen (Grandview)
      • Inner City Black List Drama No Manager 2016 Thriller Available Written by Dan Gilroy
        7 days ago
        Kept under wraps.
        Market March 18, 2016
        Director Dan Gilroy
        Agent Scott Greenberg (CAA)
      • The Munchkin Black List 2014 Thriller Available Written by Will Widger
        14 days ago
        A little person private eye investigates the disappearance of a young actress in 1930’s Hollywood, leading him to uncover conspiracies revolving around “The Wizard of Oz” and MGM brass.
        Market December 15, 2014
        Agent Rob Herting, Tanya Cohen (Verve)
        Manager Aaron Kaplan, Josh Goldenberg (Kaplan/Perrone)

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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
       
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