Category Archives: Based On
The origin story of the world’s most famous doll and the woman who created her.
John Prophet submits to a mission to re-set mankind when he and others in The Disciple project awaken 1000 years in Earth’s future. He is isolated and relies on his smarts, training and resourcefulness to navigate the dangerous environments around him. Along the way he will discover the truth behind his mission and the role he is destined to achieve in its re-awakening.
Being pitched as The Martian meets Mad Max, the next big property from the creator of Deadpool is gearing up to hit the rights market in a BIG way!
The remarkable true story of the former Marine Corps coder who, following a tragic car accident, managed to become a US cycling champion and a Silicon Valley trailblazer.
A journalist who unknowingly works for a spy agency is drawn into a tangled web.
After a heartbreak, a high school senior devises a mysterious formula to help classmates fine love.
The true story of the meteoric rise of Jimmy Cournoyer, a once unassuming French Canadian turned playboy who singlehandedly wove together a massive marijuana enterprise in New York City.
Thunder Road Pictures is developing a feature based on Alan Feuer’s New York Times article “The Rise and Fall of the Biggest Pot Dealer in New York City History.”
Follows the adventures of a young Merlin, long before he becomes the great wizard who helps King Arthur.
Follows a group of desperate men who are hired to transport a shipment of highly explosive nitroglycerin across the jungle.
In the vein of The Social Network, the story of the Russian creator of Tetris in the USSR during the communist 1980s.
Israel’s intelligence agency launches a secret operation to find and capture Adolf Eichmann, the escaped Nazi responsible for carrying out Hitler’s Final Solution.
Kept under wraps, but inspired by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon’s experiences growing up in Laredo, Texas.
Based on the memoir of late The Doors’ manager Danny Sugerman.
Wesley Chu’s latest sci-fi thriller, The Recovered, is starting to heat up the rights market. His previous novel, Time Salvager, sold to Paramount, with Michael Bay and Lorenzo Di Bonaventura attached to produce.
Centers on the life and death of famed playwright Tennessee Williams, who wrote iconic works such as A Streetcar Named Desire, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, The Glass Menagerie, and countless others.
Kept under wraps, but pitched as a live-action feature centered around Esmeralda from The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
Kept under wraps, but pitched as a time travel procedural with franchise potential.
Follows the four Willoughby children: Timothy, twin brothers Barnaby A and Barnaby B, and little sister Jane, who are abandoned by their oblivious parents and must learn how to create a new family of their own.
Follows a teenage girl who, after moving above a pet shop in a city, develops the power to speak to animals.
This article takes you inside the web’s secret platform known as Dark Net. Considered the new “Wild West,” its lawlessness is now pushing the government to reconsider its involvement and the fate of online privacy hangs in the balance.
Contributing editor of The Rolling Stone, David Kushner, published a new article in the zine entitled “The Darknet: Is the Government Destroying ‘the Wild West of the Internet?'” in October of this year, taking the reader inside the web’s secret platform known as The Darknet. It’s now on the TV and film rights market.