Category Archives: Based On
An orphan befriends human-like bugs who live inside a giant peach, and together they trek to New York City.
Follows the scandal involving DraftKings and FanDuel, the daily fantasy sports sites that quickly amassed hundreds of millions of dollars before prosecutors from several states began coming down on them, saying the outfits should be defined as online gambling operations.
Chronicles the four-day event of the Attica Prison riots in 1971 where inmates held guards and employees hostage while negotiating with authorities for a better living environment.
An ex-junkie inherits a house in Brooklyn from her deceased grandmother where she discovers a diary that reveals the creation of a monster in the 1930s set on revenge for the slaying of a good man.
Centers on the relationship between two sisters in the aftermath of a tragic family accident.
A lawyer represents a man who is accused of murdering a wealthy, old widow who was obsessed with him.
A riff on the historical tale of the Donner Party with a Walking Dead style twist.
In the British Occupied Zone of Hamburg in 1946, an English colonel who has requisitioned a house for his family agrees to share it with the German owners, which creates a charged atmosphere.
Takes place over a weekend between six adults and three children and explores the most fundamental relationships — marriage, sex, parenthood and friendship — and how too often we don’t appreciate how extraordinary our ordinary lives are until it’s too late.
Story details being kept under wraps, but it will be a follow-up to Deadpool.
In a futuristic city where superheroes fight crime, a veteran is forced to partner with a cocky rookie.
Centers on an isolated family, which has already lost four members to poisoning, that uses rituals and talismans to keep itself away from hostile townspeople.
Former army ranger tells his whole story―from the pulse-pounding Battle of Takur Ghar to the high-stakes battle he has waged against post-traumatic stress disorder.
Based on the true story of a geneticist who attempts to bring back the Woolly Mammoth from extinction with the help of his team of Harvard scientists.
Logline: From a young age, John Hargrove wanted nothing more than to erase the memory of his broken childhood and become a killer whale trainer at SeaWorld. This is the emotional true story of how SeaWorld’s prodigal son became the primary whistle-blower against the only organization he ever dreamed of working for.
Sequel to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which moves deeper into an increasingly dark time for the wizarding world, where Newt and our other heroes have to decide on their allegiances.
A young girl dies for 13 minutes under suspicious circumstances before being revived. Her best friend investigates what happened.
The next YA fantasy novel poised to take the Hollywood stage is Marie Lu’s The Young Elites. Its rights were acquired by Fox and Temple Hill Entertainment in 2015, and writer Jessica Sharzer has been tapped to pen the screenplay.
Based on the video game series which follows the adventures of treasure hunter Nathan Drake.
Hakata Soy along with his friends/crushes Miyumi San and Maribelle Mellonbelly are training to be space heroes at Astronaut Academy. They rally a group of disparate students to save the universe from a threat that the adults just can’t handle, all while juggling exams, heartbreak, and the distraction of the Fireball Championship against P.S. Gamma Q.
A woman is fleeing from her husband with her two children when she gets arrested. During this time, her children suddenly go missing and she is forced to fight to not only clear her name but in the process find her children. In the vein of Gone Girl.
Writer Mitch Moxley traveled to Beijing to document the production of the film Empires of the Deep and this trip resulted in Sunk, a longform narrative article written for Atavist Magazine, shedding light on the numerous problems that plagued the film.
Striker Jamie Vardy had been working in a factory before joining Leicester City, and in just four years led the team to an improbable victory, scoring in a Premiere League-record 11 consecutive matches with a total of 24 goals on the season to help the team clinch the title.
Follows two sisters, the older’s photographer boyfriend, advertising executives, and a group of models who all traveled to Chile for a lavish fur-themed photoshoot.
Based on the reporting of journalists Frederik Obermaier and Bastian Obermayer , the story explores how, using their anonymous source, they teamed with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists to release the documents from Panamaniam law firm Mossack Fonseca.
A father and daughter are living a happy life in the Oregon woods, but a chance encounter with a stranger threatens to throw their off-the-grid lifestyle into upheaval.