Category Archives: True
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: 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: 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.
Logline: Based on the true story of Porter Rockwell, a legend of the Wild West, known to non-Mormons as “the Destroying Angel of Mormondom”.
Logline: Based on the true story of old-Hollywood film director, Tod Browning, and his passionate fight to make a film about a traveling freakshow in the narrow-minded film industry of the 1930s.
Logline: A fictional exploration of four unsolved missing persons cases relating to a real event that occurred on March 13, 1997 in Phoenix, Arizona, when thousands of people claimed to have simultaneously witnessed unexplained lights in the night sky.
Logline: A kiss-and-tell political thriller that examines France’s former unofficial first lady Valerie Trierweiler as she recounts her broken relationship with President Francois Hollande
Logline: Ten-year-old Nojoom is forced to marry a 30-year-old man. Every day after she is wedded the child-bride works under harsh conditions and every night she is raped by a man 20 years older than her. A legitimate and acceptable arrangement for all, except for Nojoom.
Logline: Based on the true story of a woman raped outside a beachfront nightclub in 2012.
The true story of Nick Yarris, a Pennsylvania man who spent 22 years on death row before being exonerated by DNA evidence.
Logline: The true story of iconic designer Eileen Gray and the controversial incident when architect Le Corbusier defaced the interior of a house designed by Gray.
Logline: The true story of Effa Manley, the trailblazer who rose to fame managing the Newark Eagles of the National Negro League in the 1930’s and 40’s and who became the first woman to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Logline: A group of East Texas women, feeling left out by the snobby, serious book clubs they’ve encountered in the past, start a new kind of club.