Category Archives: Film Rights
The true story of two African-American brothers who were kidnapped and displayed as circus freaks while their mother endured a 28-year struggle to get them back.
Follows a magistrate of the border outpost as the reckless behavior of the Empire he serves threatens to trigger a Barbarian invasion. He begins to question imperialism when he saves a young ‘barbarian’ and realizes that all is not what it appears to be.
Chronicles the real life events surrounding President Geroge W. Bush’s evacuation from a Sarasota, Florida classroom after the terrorist attack on September 11, 2001.
Jenn and her husband Greg holiday each year in Deia, enjoying languorous afternoons by the pool. But this year the equilibrium is upset by the arrival of Emma, Jenn’s stepdaughter, and her boyfriend Nathan. Beautiful and reckless, Nathan stirs something unexpected in Jenn.
Based on the story of the Västberga helicopter robbery in 2009 where robbers stole over $5 million from a G4S cash service depot in Stockholm, Sweden.
Article details the strange 2015 case about Dee Dee Blanchard and her supposedly sick daughter Gypsy Rose.
The story, which is being pitched as The Revenant with a strong female lead and an elevated supernatural horror component, centers on a pregnant witch in the Old West who hunts down the possessed man who killed her husband.
A pregnant witch in the old west hunts down the possessed man who killed her husband.
A new book from highly regarded author Ann Patchett is making its way into the film rights market and turning heads. Commonwealth has been receiving rave reviews since its publication in mid-September from Harpercollins.
Spanning five decades, this book explores how a chance encounter reverberates through the lives of the four parents and six children involved and how the children forge a lasting bond that is based on a shared disillusionment with their parents and the strange and genuine affection that grows up between them.
A trio of estranged high school BFFs reunite in Montauk when their marriages flounder.
Princess Anya has the ability to break curses with a kiss and sets off on a Quest that, if she plays it right, will ultimately free her land — and teach her a thing or two about the use of power, the effectiveness of a well-placed pucker, and the finding of friends in places both high and low.
Follows Air National Guard major “MJ” Hegar who was shot down while on a Medevac mission on her third tour in Afghanistan. Despite being wounded, she fought the enemy and saved the lives of her crew and their patients. She received a Purple Heart but soon she would face a new battle: to give women who serve on the front lines the credit they deserve.
The intimate, non-fiction story of the lobos themselves: boys turned into pawns for cartels. Their stories show how poverty, ideas about identity, and government ignorance have warped the definition of the American dream.
Authors Tom Angleberger and Paul Dellinger joined forces to write the recently published children’s book Fuzzy. Now the human and robot friendship novel is making its way into the film rights market in a big away and getting plenty of attention.
When Max befriends her new robot classmate Fuzzy, part of Vanguard One Middle School’s new Robot Integration Program, she helps him learn everything he needs to know about surviving middle school — the good, the bad, and the really, really, ugly.
Tells the story of a corrupt detective in the NYPD’s most elite crime-fighting unit. Sergeant Denny Malone is forced to choose between his family, his partners, and his life.
A 12 year-old girl and Bigfoot who are outcasts in their own worlds struggle to keep the secret Bigfoot world safe.
Zita sets out on a quest to rescue her friend who is abducted by an alien cult.
A memoir of the life of astronaut Scott Kelly, detailing his time as a Navy test pilot and the 340 consecutive days he spent in space for a special mission on the ISS.
A bolt of lightning inspires an incredible journey in this charming, magical realism adventure that takes four teens on an all-night journey through the streets of New York City.
Based on the Japanese embassy hostage crisis (also called the Lima Crisis) of 1996–1997 in Lima, Peru, the novel follows the relationships among a group of young terrorists and their hostages, who are mostly high-profile executives and politicians, over several months. Many of the characters form unbreakable bonds of friendship, while some fall in love.
Published a month ago in Glamour, “How a Self-Taught Hacker Escaped a Cult” by Erika Hayasaki, a prominent journalist and author who writes for publications such as The Atlantic, Wired, and The Wall Street Journal, and wrote the book The Death Class, is making its rounds to the film and television rights markets, with plenty of buzz surrounding it. It’s a harrowing true story that has gotten the attention of readers across the world.
Shyama Rose — who has been called the “real Lisbeth Salander” — grew up abused in a cult, but went on to become one of the top white-hat hackers. That is, she spends her days working for major corporations and protecting them from cyber-attacks and malicious hackers. Only about 10 percent of white-hat hackers are women.
The diaries of the now celebrated Lady Ranfurly who followed her husband into the Middle east during World War II accompanied by her butler, Whitaker, and her parrot.
In Bay City, 1931, a bare-knuckle detective makes secret trips to pay off Hollywood producers on behalf of the mysterious ‘Cousin Joseph’ to ensure that they will make only upbeat films that idealize America – but the trips becoming increasingly perilous.
A British High Court Judge who makes judgements on difficult and troubling cases must decide the fate of a 17 year-old boy who refuses blood transfusions for his leukemia because it is against his religion.
An off-the-books United States government contract employee who extradites criminals in Latin America is getting out of the game, but not before one last dangerous and reckless mission.
Follows the scandal involving DraftKings and FanDuel, the daily fantasy sports sites that quickly amassed hundreds of millions of dollars before prosecutors from several states began coming down on them, saying the outfits should be defined as online gambling operations.
The story of the catastrophe that has fractured the Arab world since the invasion of Iraq 13 years ago, leading to the rise of ISIS and the global refugee crisis.