Category Archives: Independent
Logline: The 1978-79 Boston College point-shaving scandal was orchestrated by mobster Henry Hill eventually brought down one of the most powerful crime families in New York.
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: When an ambitious young lawyer takes on a big case against a powerful and ruthless executive of a large pharmaceutical company, he soon finds himself involved in a case of blackmail and corruption.
Logline: Mapuche leader Leftraro leads Chilean natives against Spanish conquistadors in the 1500s.
Logline: An heiress to a major music label discovers that her father has passed away and his dying wish is that she forms a successful band, which is the only way that she will be entitled to her inheritance
Logline: An innocent man’s night takes a dark turn when a stranger forces himself into the driver’s car. As the night unfolds in real time, we learn this may not be a random encounter.
Logline: When a group of cadets take over a starship to save the Earth from an alien attack, they are sent to a far corner of space and must face terrible obstacles to find their way back home.
Logline: In order to claim her trust fund, a spoiled party girl is forced to work at a different low-paying job every week for a year, as mandated by her absent mogul father.
Logline: A home-invasion crew terrorizes homes in a neighborhood, until they choose the wrong residence.
Logline: A couple begins to fear their child after he begins to show signs of genius level intelligence, which change him in chilling ways, leaving his parents and doctors wondering if his growing intellect is natural or if there is some other force influencing him. Pitched as a frightening exploration of reincarnation.
Logline: An intimate portrait of a 9-year-old sociopath’s growing fascination with death.
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: Follows Monty Brewster, a man who is set to inherit $1 billion, but with one small caveat: He must spend $100 million in one week or end up with nothing more than the clothes on his back.
Logline: A young woman emerges from a Brooklyn subway to find her neighborhood under attack and must cross five blocks of Bushwick in order to get home and be reunited with her grandmother.
Logline: Described as in the style of “Peter Pan,” “Big Fish,” and the works of Roald Dahl, a boy and his friend set off on an adventure to find the mysterious Circus Mirandus and its greatest magician in an effort to save his dying grandfather.
Logline: One Christmas, three children find an old relic that contains a terrifying power, plunging them into a dark world of ancient magic and inexorable evil. In a race against time, the children must return the relic to its rightful owner as whoever possesses the relic can wake the legendary giant under the snow and use him as a force for good or evil.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but described as a contained, dark/family-cult twist on The Strangers.
Logline: The classic tale of a knight returning to England after the third Crusade who seeks to free the captive King Richard and put him back on the throne.
Logline: After her father passes away, an aspiring trapeze artist follows a cryptic letter he had written to her long ago, leading her to a goldmine in the far-flung California desert. Upon her arrival, she finds herself at the gates of “The Beautiful Place,” a house where retired vaudeville stars Jimmy and Dixie Riggs live together, and soon realizes that her father’s letter was guiding her to a reward far more valuable than gold.
Logline: A movie shot in a single take about Victoria, a runaway party girl, who’s asked by three friendly men to join them as they hit the town. Their wild night of partying turns into a bank robbery.
Logline kept under wraps. A thriller from writers Joshua Dobkin and Sean Wathen. Louise Linton, Arthur M. Sarkissian and Tina Sutakanat to produce for Stormchaser Films.
Ryan, a reluctant hero, discovers an unknown civilization that he thinks may hold the cure for his comatose daughter, only to find out he was wrong.
Logline: A couple’s love is tested when the husband contracts a rare and terrible disease.
Logline: Follows two wildlife biologists who are isolated on land that was once occupied by a Manson-style thrill-kill cult, struggling to discover the cause of bizarre animal activity in the region.
Logline: Set in New England in 1990, the film centers on a drifter with telekinetic abilities who targets a doctor who is creating a synthetic telekinetic power serum.
Logline: The socially awkward teenage daughter of a famous robot designer in 2056 designs a “robotic humanoid companion” and attempts to pass him off as her human boyfriend, on the eve of a robot rebellion following a presidential assassination.