Author Archives: Spec Market
Story details are being kept under wraps but it’s described as a John Wick-esque hard boiled action film with an African American male lead.
A brilliant inventor navigates single-motherhood while developing a revolutionary technology for at-home child care, which might be easier if her own son wasn’t convinced they’re being stalked by a monster he calls The Oil Man. A sci-fi horror that will keep you guessing until the revelatory twist at the end.
Kelly Fitzpatrick has never experienced the so-called “luck of the Irish (think Melissa McCarthy/ Kate McKinnon).” Instead, while working sanitation at NYC’s St. Paddy’s Day parade, she embarrassingly runs into the love of her life, who’s engaged to her arch nemesis. However, thanks to her chance exchange with an exceedingly mean man—who claims to be a magical leprechaun—Kelly’s shocked to find he granted her Irish Super powers. She decides to use these powers to reel in the man of her dreams.
Hit List, Black List & Launch Pad Alum Matt Tente Lights up the town with his latest spec heading into most territories ahead of the weekend, with more on their way!
A horrific entity is unleashed when two kids are playing a game while they are being babysat by their cruel cousin.
When her husband is killed in a hate crime and the system fails her, a young widow takes matters into her own hands. In the vein of THE EQUALIZER w a Latinx lead.
Having reluctantly hired a nanny, sleep-deprived new mother Hannah soon grows uneasy about Anya, her seemingly perfect live-in nanny, and her eerie connection to the forest right outside their door.
Daily duties are picking up food and feeding/walking two dogs and a cat with occasional additional errands. MUST be an animal lover and have a car.
A murder triggers the outbreak of an infectious disease, sending an Epidemiologist and a Cop on the hunt for a killer, in a Latino immigrant neighborhood with a deep distrust of police.
After being stranded during a blizzard, a young woman takes shelter with a man and his troubled teenage daughter in their historic Victorian manor, when she discovers the two harbor a horrifying secret.
The true story of how Lawrence Tureaud, a poor kid in Chicago with 12 brothers and sisters, fought and charmed his way into becoming the single lettered icon of saintly compassion and macho energy: Mr. T.
Reeling from the sudden death of her mother, a young woman inherits her letters that reveal a fateful, secret love affair. When a journalist turns up on her doorstep to corroborate this affair with a photograph, together they connect the dots of this beautiful tale of lost love.
A thief finds sanctuary in a retirement home after going on the run.
A German Shepherd with a unique set of skills seeks revenge on the five men who killed his owner. In the vein of John Wick, if Wick was the one murdered.
After finding themselves stranded on the wreckage of a Helldiver bomber in the middle of the ocean, an American aviator and a Japanese Kamikaze pilot must work together to survive their greatest threat yet — a 22-foot great white shark.
When a novice mountain-climber embarks upon a treacherous, flurry-filled trek up one of the world’s tallest peaks, he soon realizes that the only thing more dangerous than the mountain he’s climbing is the deranged psychopath he’s climbing it with.
The first and only true account of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Heist in 1990 as told to the screenwriter by the son of the man who masterminded the heist.
An asteroid miner who, after crash-landing on an alien planet, must make his way across the harsh terrain, running out of oxygen, hunted by strange creatures, to the only other survivor: a woman who is trapped in her escape pod.
After having a mental breakdown, two versions of an assassin carry go down different paths, one kills a woman that is important to her, and the other takes her as they go on the lam.
When Satan’s favorite hell hound, Bub, is booted out of hell by a jealous rival, he is mistakenly adopted by a single dad and his two kids. Despite his bad ways, Bub soon begins to embrace his goodness and falls in love with the family. When Satan wants his dog back and Bub refuses, he must protect his new family from the fury of hell.
Story details are being kept under wraps but it’s described as a modern day THE MIST.
In Juarez, a Catholic nun struggles to perform an exorcism on the son of a Mexican drug lord — only to realize that that evil possessing the boy might not be what it seems.
A mother’s sanity comes into question after she is haunted by a mysterious entity every night.
While vacationing in Paris, an American woman must pretend to be someone else in order to survive after being a victim of mistaken identity.
Chronicles a vacation by a group of girlfriends in their 60’s.
When a feisty trailer park teen suddenly becomes pregnant while still a virgin, a firestorm erupts between the church, government and media — each seeking to capitalize on the “miracle” for their own corrupt purposes. It’s “Juno” meets “Jordan Peele.”
Based on true events, after escaping a violent kidnapping, a teenage girl helps local authorities in discovering an emerging Satanic cult and their true dark motives.
A former war and conflict photographer turned personal celebrity paparazzi gets inextricably entangled in his current rapper music-star client’s life when her young daughter is taken and then ransomed over and over again in a tormenting escalating way by the kidnappers.
Following the attacks on Pearl Harbor, President Roosevelt issues Executive Order 9066, authorizing the military to place Japanese-Americans in internment camps. After defying orders to report to the camps, a 23-year-old natural born citizen is arrested in San Francisco but his case is discovered by two intrepid ACLU lawyers who fight it all the way up to the Supreme Court, challenging the Constitutionality of the order in what would become one of the most notorious Supreme Court cases in U.S. History.
A man is freed from a concentration camp only to have to go back to find his love and this time, get them both out.