Category Archives: True
Logline: Heiress Patty Hearst was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army in 1974 and was brainwashed into becoming a bank robber and spokesman for the radical group’s causes.
Logline: U.S. and Chinese investigators join forces to combat violent smugglers in the South China sea when a female Homeland Security Agent in Hong Kong’s Attache office joins with Hong Kong’s own Anti-Smuggling Bureau. Together, they must overcome personal and cultural obstacles to investigate a lucrative car smuggling ring, but the duo are faced with violent, unexpected consequences.
Logline: A former special forces operative lives through the events that led up to the 2012 attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya.
Logline: Chronicles the life of film star Steve McQueen.
Centers on Project Alpha, a hoax orchestrated by James “The Amazing” Randi and two fake psychics, Steve Shaw (now known as Banachek) and Michael Edwards, who participated in a paranormal research project led by researchers who believed that the pair had legitimate psychic powers and had no idea that they were being duped.
Logline: Centers on the creation of the U.S. Army Special Operations Command pilot program that allowed elite women soldiers on the battlefield with Green Berets and Army Rangers in Afghanistan in 2010. Dubbed CST-2, the unit was made up of a hand-picked group of women from the Army, hat included first Lieutenant Ashley White, who would become the first CST member killed in action.
Logline: Explores the case of Jeffery MacDonald, who was convicted in 1979 of murdering his pregnant wife and two daughters and sentenced to serve a life sentence for each of the three murders. However, the case against MacDonald may have contained false elements entirely.
Logline: The true, untold story of Jasper “Jack” Newton Daniel’s rise from hardscrabble youth to one of the most famous spirits producers in the world.
Logline: Based on a the true story of Billy Milligan, who was the first person to successfully use multiple personality disorder as a defense in a court of law after being arrested for rape and diagnosed with a multiple personality disorder that had 24 manifestations.
Logline: The untold story of Jasper “Jack” Newton Daniel’s rise from hardscrabble youth to one of the most famous spirits producers in the world.
Logline: Based on the true story of Joey Ippolito, who, in the early 1980’s, was known as one of the world’s top speedboat racers. However, no one in that South Beach, socialite-crowd knew that he also was running one of the biggest cocaine smuggling operations out of the United States. Pitched as a two-hander for a DiCaprio/Hemsworth type.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but described as a biopic portraying Thomas Edison as a rugged and eccentric genius.
Logline: Coming-of-age story set in the high-end salon world that follows a young woman who, with no business experience and the help of her brother, defied everyone’s expectations to create the DryBar franchise.
Logline: Follows the struggles of a father and daughter in a dying town that used to measure its success by a booming industrial economy and the boxscore of its baseball team.
Logline: Based on the life-story of Richard Wershe Jr., who at the age of 14, went undercover as an informant for local and federal law enforcement agencies during the mid-80s and quickly went from being an asset to an issue after being arrested for possession of 17 pounds of cocaine at the age of 17 — and then sentenced to life without parole.
Logline: Based upon the lives of former U.S. Navy SEALs-turned CIA contractors Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty, who were killed while saving American lives during the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya.
Logline: Based on the life of Ted Patrick, the so-called “father of deprogramming,” who stood trial for his unconventional methods of deprogramming cult members through the use of kidnapping and mental exhaustion.
Logline: As Britain struggles through the darkest hours of World War II, a naval officer, raw from the loss of his ship during the evacuation of Dunkirk, is thrust into the thick of the hunt for the Nazi super-battleship, Bismarck.
Logline: In 1940, Winston Churchill faces his greatest decision — Make a deal with Hitler to end the war and surrender or to fight on against all odds.
Logline: A spy navigates the precarious terrain of love and survival during an undercover mission in Syria.
Logline: Set in the 1980s, the story centers on the spiral of Major League pitcher Bill “Spaceman” Lee, a hot-tempered, self-serving madman unable to see himself as anything other than a baseball player.
Logline: Follows the bizarre true story about the legal battle between a man who found a mummified human leg in a grill and the man who’s leg it was, over custody of the leg.
Logline: Centers on the relationship between American art critic James Lord and the legendary Swiss painter Alberto Giacometti. When Lord decides to sit for a portrait by his friend, he is unprepared for the painter’s demanding intensity and the experience tests their relationship to the core.
Logline: A troubled teenager and his older brother reconnect, setting off a powder keg of buried secrets, paranoia and murder.
Logline: A pioneering Jamaican doctress battles prejudice to play a key role in the Crimean War, rivaling Florence Nightingale.
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: Story of the first British downhill ski jumper who competed in Calgary and holds the UK records for the event.
Logline: The true story of Benny Binion- cowboy, pioneering casino owner, gangster, murderer, founder of the World Series of Poker, and the man who helped to shape modern Vegas.
Logline: The story of British entertainer Danny LaRue, who was known for his eccentric singing and cross-dressing performances.
Logline: Based on a true story the John Urwin, who at the age of 18 was recruited into a top-secret unit called The Sixteen, whose task was to assassinate key figures throughout the Middle East.