Category Archives: True
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.
Logline: Follows Michelle and Barack Obama’s epic first date across the South Side of Chicago.
Logline: Set in the 1980s, centers on the celebrated real-life case of Argentina’s Clan Puccio, a well-off Buenos Aires family that kidnapped people from their neighborhood or nearby rugby club, collected ransoms and then murdered the victims in order to avoid detection.
Logline: Kept under wraps but touted as a revisionist take on the Robin Hood legend.
Logline: The return of three disappeared children create violent ripples in their small town.
Logline: The true life story of Louis Wain, the Victorian painter of cats.
Logline: Tells the true story of the assassination of Hitler’s cabinet member Reinhard Heydrich.
Logline: Follows the struggles of iconic actress Vivien Lee with mental illness.
Logline: Based on the life of Tatiana Alvarez, who masqueraded as a man for a year under the name DJ Musikillz in order to break into the male-dominated business of electric dance music DJ-ing.
Logline: Follows union activist Jimmy Reid’s quest to save the Clyde Docks.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but pitched as a psychological horror story set in 1945 Bavaria.
Logline: Historical drama set in the late 18th century that follows the real-life story of Herr Grasl, a Robin Hood figure who lived in the northern part of Austria, fighting back against the authorities, and who was eventually hanged at the age of 26.
Logline: Kept under wraps but follows the rise and fall fo a painkiller trafficking ring in Florida.
Logline: Centers on Helen Gurley Brown, who became one of the first female editors of a national magazine when she started running Cosmopolitan in 1965.
Logline: Centers on the fateful attack on HItler when Georg Elser planted a bomb in a beer hall aimed at killing the Fuhrer, which failed when Hitler left the bar 13 minutes early.
Logline: Follows the life of singer, actor, and activist Paul Robeson.