Category Archives: Based On
Based on a true story, the film follows police detective Tom Jensen and his 20-year hunt for Gary Ridgway, who was also known as the Green River Killer. Ridgway was convicted of 49 murders in the Seattle area during the ’80s and ’90s.
Story is based on embattled medical company Theranos and its 32 year-old founder Elizabeth Holmes.
About a beautiful garden near an isolated mansion, where there lives a collection of precious “butterflies” – young women who have been kidnapped and intricately tattooed to resemble their namesakes.
A contemporary Kung-Fu story that intertwines Shaolin mythology with many of the current issues faced by teens growing up in a gentrifying neighborhood like Harlem.
Tells the story of a Los Angeles weatherman named Aleister Green who returns to his hometown to host a midnight horror show a la Elvira.
The true story of a vigilante crew that stalked a fugitive fishing ship considered the world’s most notorious poacher for 110 days and across two seas and three oceans.
When the heads of the Irish gangs in New York are put behind bars, their wives decide to keep running the rackets. And once they get a taste of the fast life and easy money, it won’t be easy to stop.
Tells the extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s remarkable rule.
Logline: The true story of Gloria Steinem and Phyllis Schlafly’s ideological clash over feminism, and the hypocrisy of their own positions during the proposed 1972 Equal Rights Amendment.
The story of two unlikely friends, Elphaba and Glinda, who struggle through opposing personalities and viewpoints, rivalry over the same love-interest, reactions to the Wizard’s corrupt government and, ultimately, Elphaba’s public fall from grace.
Howard Storm’s novel My Descent Into Death has been optioned by Alcon Entertainment with Jinder Ho set to pen the adaptation.
Details Storm’s experience in 1985, when he was awaiting emergency surgery and found himself out if his own body, looking down on the hospital room scene below.
Logline kept under wraps, but the story will follow legendary newscaster Walter Cronkite’s relationship with the Vietnam War and his influence on public opinion.
A young man is forced to give up his beloved bedroom after his grandfather moves in after the death of his wife. Determined to keep his bedroom, the young man plays a series of pranks on his grandfather in order to drive him out.
As the biggest shipment of MDMA hits the U.S., a global mix of criminal opportunists scramble to leverage the chaos, eliminate their competition and make the big score.
When a cataclysmic event threatened life on Earth, the human race survived by traveling into space, and 5,000 years later, the descendants travel to Earth, completely altered by the disaster and time.
Logline kept under wraps, but will center on the life of the 13th century Persian poet Jalaluddin al-Rumi.
A group of unlikely criminal retirees pull off the “perfect” jewelry heist.
Revolves around a serial killer in 1930s Chicago who stumbles upon a time traveling device.
A mechanic and a retired mob boss who compete in a hostile Fourth of July fireworks competition in rural Maine.
In 1970 Las Vegas, Sonny Liston is cashing in on his fading notoriety in the casinos, while also dealing drugs and working as an enforcer for a crime syndicate. All of this as he’s trying to collect the money he believes the Mob owes him for having “thrown” the controversial Cassius Clay fight.
Based on the popular video game that is set in a dystopian New York City in the aftermath of a smallpox pandemic.
Follows a girl during her senior year at Covington High in suburban New Jersey where everything is going as normally as could be expected, until the day a fellow senior explodes during third period pre-calc.