Category Archives: Spec Market

Layla (Spec)

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Based on the lives and times of Eric Clapton, George Harrison, and Pattie Boyde.

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Smoke On The Water (Sales)

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Logline kept under wraps, but the story is set in the world of offshore boat racing, open water drug smuggling and the U.S. Coast Guard–exploring the “nautical narcotic highway” from Cuba to Key West.

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UNTITLED CHANNING TATUM-JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT MUSICAL COMEDY (Pitch)

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The R-rated musical comedy will feature two pilots on a misadventure.

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Conquest (Spec)

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Logline being kept under wraps.

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Leverage (Sales)

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Set in the summer of 1974, the story wraps a murder mystery around the beginnings of modern Wall Street mergers-and-acquisitions hustlers as seen in films like The Wolf of Wall Street. 

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{Heat Meter} Energy Fires Up Market With eBook Sensation “The Astronaut Instruction Manual”

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The eBook sensation The Astronaut Instruction Manual from author Mike Mongo is launching on the market this week, and it’s already firing on all cylinders as it makes its way into the hands of top producers.

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{Exclusive} The Beastie Boys Memoir Gets Crafty On The Rights Market

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The memoir is being described as an oral history of the band and its times, in which Mike D and Ad-Rock trace the Beasties’ origins as a New York City high school hardcore band in 1981 through their induction in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012.

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Untitled Beastie Boys Memoir (Film Rights)

Film Rights - 2015 (database listings)
An oral history of the band and its times, in which Mike D and Ad-Rock trace the Beasties’ origins as a New York City high school hardcore band in 1981 through their induction in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012.

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TAKING AIM AT THE PRESIDENT: THE REMARKABLE STORY OF THE WOMAN WHO SHOT AT GERALD FORD (FILM RIGHTS)

Film Rights - 2015 (database listings)
True account of Sara Jane Moore, who unsuccessfully attempted to assassinate President Ford and remains the only woman in U.S. history to fire a bullet at a sitting president.

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LEVERAGE (SPEC)

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Set in the summer of 1974, the story wraps a murder mystery around the beginnings of modern Wall Street mergers-and-acquisitions hustlers evident in films like The Wolf Of Wall Street.

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The Astronaut Instruction Manual (Film Rights)

Film Rights - 2015 (database listings)
Astronaut Instruction Manual for Pre-Teens excites a new generation of space explorers. The book, designed for children between the ages of 8 and 13, is a functioning, first-step instruction manual.

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{Exclusive} Geoff Rodkey’s “The Tapper Twins Tear Up New York” Heats Up Rights Market

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Screenwriter Geoff Rodkey brings comedy, adventure, and mayhem in the second installment of his Tapper Twins series, told through a mix of chat logs, screenshots, and text messages between the twins’ clueless parents. The TV and film rights are currently available.

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THE TAPPER TWINS TEAR UP NEW YORK (Film Rights)

Film Rights - 2015 (database listings)
With front row tickets at Madison Square Garden on the line in a charity scavenger hunt, the whole school races to trade in sights seen for points, but they may not get to the finish line with their dignity-and social lives-intact.

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UNTITLED DADS COMEDY (Sales)

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A group of enthusiastically overweight dads get a wake-up call when a member of their group has a heart attack, forcing them to abruptly change their hard-drinking and hard-eating lifestyle.

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Universal Acquires Dads Comedy Pitch From “Family Guy” Writers

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Ted scribe Wellesley Wild and his Family Guy cohorts Kevin Biggins and Mike Desilets have sold a feature comedy pitch about a group of dads who get a wake-up call when a member of their group has a heart attack.

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{HEAT METER} Energy And Scott Free Burning Up Market With “Prophet” From “Deadpool” Creator Rob Liefeld!

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Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld’s comic book IP Prophet is burning up the market heading into the weekend. We’re hearing there are some major players interested, with some potential A-list talent involved…

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I, Tonya (Spec)

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Story centers on the irony free, wildly contradictory, totally true interviews with Tonya Harding and Jeff Gillooly.

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Titanic Thompson (Film Rights)

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An account of the life of the legendary career gambler.

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Jennifer Aniston Is “The Fixer” For Fox 2000

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Aniston will play sports dealmaker Denise White, who rose to the top of the male-dominated field by establishing herself as a tireless defender of her high-profile clients. Fox 2000 bought the pitch from Dallas Buyers Club scribe Melisa Wallack.

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THE FIXER (Sales)

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Denise White rose to the top of the male-dominated world of professional sports management by establishing herself as a tireless defender of her high-profile clients when their images were in serious peril.

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UNTITLED DADS COMEDY (Pitch)

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A group of enthusiastically overweight dads get a wake-up call when a member of their group has a heart attack, forcing them to abruptly change their hard-drinking and hard-eating lifestyle.

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{Exclusive} J. Michael Orenduff’s “The Pot Thief Who Studied Georgia O’Keefe” Digs Into The Rights Market

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The 7th book in J. Michael Orenduff’s ‘Pot Thief’ mystery series, The Pot Thief Who Studied Georgia O’Keefe, is hitting the bookshelves–as well as the TV and Film rights market.

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THE POT THIEF WHO STUDIED GEORGIA O’KEEFE (Film Rights)

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The series centers around a dealer in traditional Native American pottery, Hubie Schuze, who scours New Mexico in search of ancient treasures. Georgia O’Keefe brings Hubie to the one place in the state he hasn’t been able to access: Trinity Site at the White Sands Missile Range, where the first atomic bomb was detonated.

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THE FIXER (Pitch)

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Denise White rose to the top of the male-dominated world of professional sports management by establishing herself as a tireless defender of her high-profile clients when their images were in serious peril.

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{Exclusive} J. Patrick Black’s Sci-Fi Epic “Ninth City Burning” Catching Fire On Rights Market

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Ninth City Burning, the debut novel from J. Patrick Black, is the first in an epic new sci-fi series set five hundred years after a devastating alien invasion. The book is already building buzz on the rights market.

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Ninth City Burning (Film Rights)

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Set five hundred years after a devastating alien invasion, the story is set on an Earth which is locked in a grinding war of attrition. The talented few capable of bending the universe-altering weapon known as thelemity to their will are trained in elite military academies, destined for the front lines.

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The Chronas Affect (Pitch)

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Details being kept under wraps, but pitched as Looper meets Armageddon.

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{HEAT METER} Hot Comedy Spec “Guess Who’s Coming To Christmas” Blazes Into Territories

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The holiday season may be over but it is clearly still on everyone’s mind as we can confirm that Brian Sawyer & Gregg Rossen’s spec Guess Who’s Coming To Christmas is now in three territories and more on the way!

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{Exclusive} Hanya Yanagihara Brings “A Little Life” To The Rights Market

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An ode to the families we make for ourselves, Hanya Yanagihara’s A Little Life examines life’s darker dramas and its solaces in a gripping story of devotion, suffering, and the difficulties of recovery that is not easily forgotten.

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A LITTLE LIFE (Film Rights)

Film Rights - 2015 (database listings)
Four college classmates – broke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambition – move to New York in search of fame and fortune. A hymn to brotherly bonds – the families we are born into, and those that we make for ourselves.

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