Category Archives: Story & True Events (IN-DB)

A segmented selection of the BASED ON Selections from the IN DEVELOPMENT projects. This hub covers all In Development projects that are based on a story, true story, life rights, real events and biopics.

TELL THE TRUTH AND SHAME THE DEVIL (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PM The project is under wraps, but will be based on the memoir of the same name and developed in the tone of Crash.

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WRONG ANSWER (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PM Based on the 2013 true story of Damany Lewis, a math teacher in Atlant that got caught up in the largest academic cheating scandal in U.S. history.

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LIFE IN REWIND (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PM The true story of young athlete Ed Zine, his struggle with mental illness and the Harvard doctor, Michael Jenike, who broke all the rules of traditional medicine to help him.

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THE LOST AIRMAN (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMBased on recently declassified materials, tells teh incredible true story of Arthur Meyerowitz, an American turret-gunner whose B-24 bomber was shot down over Vichy France in 1943.

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SALT TO THE SEA (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMThe story follows three refugees from East Prussia as they struggle to survive during the end of WWII. They believe the ship Wilhelm Gustloff can take them to safety, but just as freedom seems within their grasp, tragedy strikes and the ship sinks, resulting in one of the worst maritime disasters ever.

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THE TRANSLATOR (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMAfter escaping a militia attack in Darfur, a Zaghawa tribesman used his knowledge of languages to be a translator for journalists who arrived to report on the genocide.

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AT ETERNITY’S GATE (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMChronicles the struggles of painter Vincent van Gogh as he paints his famous masterpieces.

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RESISTANCE (JAKUBOWICZ) (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMBased on the story of famed mime Marcel Marceau, who learned to mime while saving the lives of Jewish orphans whose parents were murdered by Nazis.

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NOW I SEE YOU (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMAfter discovering she only has a few years until she becomes blind, a woman sets out to make the most of her eyesight with the time she has left.

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BENJAMIN’S CROSSING (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMThe fictionalized story of the real life Jewish philosopher Walter Benjamin who escaped from the Nazis in 1940.

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PARAMOUR (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMBased on the story of a business man from Sweden who attempts to extort a large sum of money from an heiress in Germany.

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LAMBORGHINI – THE LEGEND (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMBefore he was an icon, before creating the car that would define his image, Ferruccio Lamborghini manufactured tractors and military vehicles in World War II. This is an exploration of his life and legacy.

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ESCAPE (ASHER) (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMA professor tries to escape Sarajevo during the four-year siege in the 1990s during the Bosnian War.

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PARTY OF THE CENTURY (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMStoryline is under wraps, but centers on Truman Capote’s infamous Black & White Ball in 1966.

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NI’IHAU (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMWWII story when Shigenori Nishikaichi, an Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service pilot, crash-landed his Zero on the eponymous Hawaiian island after the participating in the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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THIS IS JANE (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMChronicles the efforts of a woman in Chicago and the underground abortion clinic she founded before Roe v. Wade.

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LITTLE DRAGON (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMGrowing up in Hong Kong in the 1950s, young Bruce Lee learns some very important lessons about fighting, acting and life.

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DRIVEN (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMChronicles the story of the FBI’s attempts to ensnare car designer John DeLorean in a drug deal in the 1980’s.

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SUPERMAN VS THE KKK (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMRick Bowers’ book chronicled the creation of a real-life 1946 radio drama in which Superman took on a Ku Klux Klan-like group, but the film will follow a former Klan member who goes undercover in Atlanta in 1946 and works with the Anti-Defamation League and the producer of the Superman radio show.

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ARTHUR: THE DOG WHO CROSSED THE JUNGLE TO FIND A HOME (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMThis true story starts in Ecuador, where Mikael and his racing team cross paths with a remarkable stray dog named Arthur, who follows them through the jungle of the unforgiving course. Mikael and Arthur formed a special bond, and after the race, Mikael and others worked tirelessly to get Arthur out of the country and back to his home in Sweden.

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THE SPY’S SON (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMThe true story of a high-ranking CIA officer who was caught selling secrets to the Russians. He then embarrassed the U.S. government when he did it again, this time from behind prison bars. What the imprisoned officer did was train his son in the ways of spycraft so he could continue to spy for Russia and even ferret out the mole that ratted out his father in the first place.

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SAINT JUDY (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMThe story of Judy Wood, an immigration attorney based in Los Angeles, who argued what became a landmark case in changing the laws of asylum for women into the U.S.

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SILVER WINGS (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMThe story of the first Female Airforce Service Pilots who flew during WWII.

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UNTITLED TOM SNYDER/CHARLES MANSON/ROGER AILES PROJECT (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMBased on actual events, the story finds Tom Snyder in the midst of a career slum and in need of a big break. With the help of his new executive producer, Roger Ailes, Snyder lands the first-ever sit down with Charles Manson, setting in motion a series of events that would change late night television forever.

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WARRIOR QUEEN (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMChronicles the story of Queen Amanirenas who confronted and arranged for peace with the invading Roman Empire.

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WASP NETWORK (Sales)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMChronicles the true story of Cuban spies sent to Florida to combat the groups that are attacking Cuban establishments.

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All My Life (Sales)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMBased on the true story of a couple who rushed to plan their dream wedding after learning one of them has liver cancer.

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TAG (NEW LINE) (Sales)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMFormer classmates, now in middle age, routinely participate in an elaborate game of tag.

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STREET SURVIVORS: THE TRUE STORY OF THE LYNYRD SKYNYRD PLANE CRASH (Sales)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMThe story of influential 1970s Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, and the plane crash that killed many of its members, are recounted.

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UNTITLED BATTLE OF BRITAIN PROJECT (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMChronicles the World War II battle in which the British defeat the Nazis.

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