Author Archives: Spec Market
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.
Disgraced ex-FBI agent Maggie Cade, working as a cut-rate PI for a strip-mall lawyer fights to rescue a teenage Mexican-American girl sold to sex traffickers. (Inspired by real events.)
While vacationing at her deceased father’s cabin in rural Alaska, a mentally ill mother suffers an unspeakable tragedy that threatens to destroy her family.
When exposure to uranium gives a Congolese miner superpowers, he races to save his adopted daughter, caught in a crossfire between the warring US and Nazi troops, before the radiation ultimately destroys him. A re-imagining of events during The Manhattan Project era of WWII set in the Belgian Congo.
A beloved Colorado lawman who lives by his own version of the truth is headed for prison. Before he gets there, he escapes custody. A young female sheriff who still believes in right and wrong must go it alone chasing him through the rugged Colorado wilderness.
Details are being kept under wraps though it is described as a high concept, slightly meta take on romantic comedies.
When an exhausted, overwrought young mom is forced to give up her passion of being a sculptor due to the realities of raising her family, her repressed anger transforms her final work of art into a hideous Golem that comes alive and seeks to destroy anyone in the small town who has wronged her.
Jaded photographer Willa Caul left coal country in her rearview years ago. But when her long lost mother’s body is discovered in an abandoned coal mine, she returns home to Appalachia where she begins digging for answers, not realizing her mother’s killers may soon be after her.
Matt hasn’t eaten in days. His stomach stabs and twists inside, but Matt won’t give in. Because Matt has discovered something: the hungrier he gets, the more he seems to have . . . powers. The ability to see & hear things he shouldn’t be able to. Maybe even the authority to bend time and space. But Matt doesn’t realize there are many kinds of hunger…and he isn’t in control of all of them.
Nora, a trophy wife desperate to hold on to her husband travels to the Hamptons for the summer with her young daughter, while she waits for him to join her, the brother of her live in babysitter appears on her doorstep endangering the life she has created.
In the vein of SPY and CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE. A desk-bound CIA analyst is forced to assume a ruthless terrorist’s identity via a radical medical procedure, in order to uncover and stop a dangerous plot.
A teenage girl and her two brothers are shepherded by an emancipated expert huntswoman from Illinois to Alabama during the Civil War to rescue a sibling from a lawless confederate prison camp.
When an ambitious girl from the slums of China manipulates her way into marriage with a media tycoon, she becomes one of the most powerful women in the Western world. This is the story of Wendi Deng, second wife of Rupert Murdoch.
Sabrina Shelby, 22, has been forced to drop out of medical school after the death of her father, and finds herself working as an attendant at the City Morgue. Into her life comes charismatic Trevor Pryce, the young, hot English movie star who has been convicted of DUI and is sentenced to community service…. at the City Morgue. Trevor is a force of nature, by turns hilarious and obnoxious, and his bad behavior and disrespect for the dead unleashes a century old curse that causes the already haunted morgue to erupt in a spectacle of carnage and terror, from which Sabrina must save them both.
Based on historic events. A young, unmarried woman’s pregnancy derails her college and career-track life when she gets sent to St. Mary’s House for Unwed Mothers, where she is forced to secretly give birth and put her child up for adoption.
A group of women on a retreat realize it’s not exactly what they signed up for.
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.
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.
American diplomats formerly based in Cuba and china whom were subjected to sonic weaponry referred to ‘voice of god’ tech.
A talk-show host’s career and life is altered forever when he is abducted by a super-secret government agency disguised as green aliens. Radicalized by his perceived extraterrestrial experience, his conspiracy theory alien tales allow NASA the funding they need to continue space research.
Story details are currently being kept under wraps.