Category Archives: Film Rights
Logline: In a future where a government-mandated Great Library controls the distribution of books and information, a young man’s book-dealing black market parents send him undercover to become an apprentice for the Great Library. After he invents a device that could change the world, he soon discovers the disturbing and violent lengths to which the Library will go to protect their institution.
Logline: Story begins ten years after the arrival of massive alien presences who stand on the surface of the earth like Trees, unmoving and with no regard nor acknowledgement of human life.
Logline: After being missing for two years, two rescued plane crash survivors find it hard to maintain the secrets to their survival when a hard-nosed reporter begins to investigate their crumbling narrative.
Logline: Centers on the early days of electricity and the legal battle between Thomas Edison against George Westinghouse who fought over the invention of the lightbulb, told through the perspective of Westinghouse’s attorney, Paul Cravath.
Logline: Pitched as for fans of “The Devil Wears Prada” and “The Underwriting” — about a group of assistants, struggling to survive under crushing student debts, who figure out how to steal money from their bosses, undetected.
Logline: Follows journalist Carl Streator, a man who’s wife and child mysteriously die after being read an ancient African poem known as The Culling Song. Determined to rid the world of its evil, Carl journeys to destroy every printed copy of the song in existence.
Logline: Set in a semi-historical Medieval Britain, the adventure follows Axl and Beatrice, a couple of elderly Britons, who set off across a war-ravaged land of mist and rain to find the son they have not seen for years, the son they can scarcely remember.
Logline: Pitched as “The Firm” meets “Silence of The Lambs” — A young woman is brutally murdered and left on gruesome display in her own home, kicking off an investigation into a bizarre string of disturbing murders. As the panic rises, civil attorney Teddy Mack is thrown headfirst into the grisly homicide, and into a world of dirty politics & corrupt justice, forcing him to enter this killer’s domain in order to bring the terror to an end.
Logline: A lawyer finds it difficult to defend her most public court case while returning to her childhood home at Walloon Lake to arrange her schizophrenic mother’s funeral, which brings both incredibly beautiful and unbearably painful memories rushing back to the forefront.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but described as “The Goonies” meets “Lost” set in the bermuda triangle.
Logline: The dramatic story of fugitive slaves and the anti-slavery activists who defied the law to help them reach freedom.
Logline: A young boy records his experience of sailing from Minnesota to Holland in a notebook, detailing the magical and exciting adventures he and his new friends embark upon.
Follows the story of bullied outcast teen Elise, a music lover who contemplates suicide until finding a kind of redemption in a secret nightclub filled with like-minded denizens.
Logline: For generations, Finn’s family has protected Darkmouth from the fierce magical creatures known as Legends. Now the Legends are plotting a major attack, and it’s Finn’s turn to defend his hometown. So it’s too bad he’s the worst Legend Hunter in history.
Logline: After an accident kills the senior officer of the ship, a terrified young midshipman is called upon to save the three hundred colonists and crew aboard a damaged ship that is in danger of being overrun by mutiny and an alien invasion.
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.
Logline: Pitched as “Frozen” meets “Avatar,” as the Twenty Year Truce of a centuries long war is about to end, the balance of power – and magic – on a continent ruled by three empires falls on the shoulders of two young women.
Logline: Centers on a physics professor who is forced into an alternate reality where he suddenly realizes that the world he’s come to know is completely wrong.
Logline: Jeff Trask, a former JAG prosecutor, forms a task force of FBI agents and police detectives to tackle the deadliest threats in Washington, D.C.
Logline: Kept under wraps but centers on a pair of unlikely heroes caught up in the underground world of blood magic.
Fox has a preemptive first look at “Timeless,” out from CAA and Energy Entertainment.
Logline: Pitched as “The Bourne Identity” meets “Mission Impossible,” centers on a former Israeli assassin who is pulled back into the fray after his wife is kidnapped, forcing him to assassinate one of the most closely guarded men on Earth.
CAA and Energy Entertainment are auctioning the film rights of former Pixar artist Armand Baltazar’s three-book series “Timeless,” with Fox getting a first look.
Logline: A boy and his friends team up to rescue his father from a Roman general after a “time collision” eliminates the barriers between past, present, and future. Described as in the vein of “Avatar” and “Harry Potter,” with franchise elements.
Logline: A conscientious student athlete is inspired by a book to get in touch with her wild side.
Logline: Chronicles the unusual life of Buster “Rant” Casey as he goes from his small town to the big city and becomes the leader of a demolition derby called Party Crashing.
Logline: Based on the life of Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, an avant garde woman who lived life on her own terms and broke every bond of female propriety to do it.
Logline: Centers on Mack Bolan, an elite anti-terrorist operative who can crack even the toughest of cases.
Logline: Centers on a mother and daughter living on the edge of poverty who have nothing but each other. They escape to the east for a better life, finding kindness and friendship along the way.