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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.”
The true story of the 1959 murder/suicide of Lillian Perelson by her husband Harold and the house that has remained untouched since that night in Los Angeles.
Based on the scandalous true story of a private investigation agency comprised of soccer moms that was actually a front for drugs and crooked cops, headed by an ex-cop-turned P.I. trying to realize his dream of mounting a reality series for Lifetime.
20th Century Fox has hired screenwriter Will Staples to pen the script for Dark Web, based on the remarkable true story of the rise and fall of Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht.
Based on the true story of Alfred Dellentash Jr, a pilot and music producer who flew acts like the Rolling Stones and the Grateful Dead in lavish private jets, all while serving as one of the key drug smuggler’s in Pablo Escobar’s empire and partner to crime boss Salvatore Ruggiero.
Centers on a man who followed his stolen iphone to China, becoming a celebrity and finding a lifelong friend.
Follows three friends that set off to Atlantic City to make it big after receiving lessons from a card-counting guru.
Follows the exploits of master thief Vincenzo Pipino, who scaled multiple stories and clay rooftops to swipe precious and refined art, clothing, and jewelry in 1990’s Italy.
Follows American FIFA exec Chuck Blazer and his role in the largest sports and public corruption scandal in history.
Explores the concept that if someone is able to obtain an individual’s DNA, then it is possible to create a personalized virus that will only effect that specific individual.
Wes is the youngest member of the family and also the most confused, thanks to a new identity crisis.
In 1990, the police department in the rural town of Flint, Michigan devises a fake wedding in order to lure all the local drug dealers to one party.
Logline: Two teen high school wrestlers from Florida build a multi-million dollar business smuggling OxyContin and other painkillers into the country.
Logline: Follows an infamous trio of bank robbers who were known for robbing banks in the U.S. and Canada with astounding precision and speed.
Logline: Two hackers who found a glitch in video poker machines in Las Vegas made almost $1 million before being arrested.
Logline: A Colorado man, armed with only a pistol and a samurai sword, sneaks across the Pakistan border to hunt down and kill Osama Bin Laden.
Logline: The true story of Edgar Valdez, a high school football player that became the only U.S. citizen to rise to the level of cartel leader in Mexico. Known as “La Barbie,” he made $130 million in one year moving drugs from Colombia and became increasingly feared and allegedly engaged in filming the violent and brutal executions of his rivals and posting them on the Internet.
Logline: Revolves around a seemingly ordinary Texas family who pulled off two bold heists before they were caught attempting a third.
Logline: Follows the pursuit and capture of notorious drug cartel leader Joaquin Guzman.
Logline: Tells the true story of Leo Sharp, a 90-year-old WWII veteran who was caught running drugs for the Sinaloa Cartel.
Logline: Tells the true story of Rick Wershe, a teenager in Detroit who became the prolific cocaine trafficker known as “White Boy Rick,” but secretly worked as an undercover informant for the FBI and DEA.
Logline: Centers on O-Six, a famous female alpha wolf who was tagged and tracked by researchers at Yellowstone National Park.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but based upon a 2012 New Yorker article by Sarah Stillman, exposing the mistreatment and neglect of innocents by drug enforcement agents that lead to the deaths of several teenagers during forced undercover sting operations
Logline: A mother decides to abandon her children for a small-time crook whom she’s fallen in love with, assisting him with his scams.
Pitched as being in the vein of Fargo. Tells the true story of a 1980 extortion plot in which a giant bomb and ransom note were discovered on the floor of a Nevada casino.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but centers on the 1970s sex abuse scandal at the Horace Mann School.
Logline: Follows two 15-year old yoga enthusiasts who team up with a man-hunter when an ancient evil threatens their town, and their chances of getting invited to a party.
Logline: Based on an article about the first group of strippers to unionize and fight for better treatment.
Logline: Based on the true story of the Cincinnati businessman who created an empire through a mail order Ponzi scheme, selling the idea of male enhancement through Enzyte, only to end up behind bars.