Category Archives: Film Rights
Jane Charlotte has been arrested for murder. She tells police that she is a member of a secret organization devoted to fighting evil; her division is called the Department for the Final Disposition of Irredeemable Persons—”Bad Monkeys” for short.
Long before she was the terror of Wonderland — the infamous Queen of Hearts — she was just a girl who wanted to fall in love.
Barry Bennett is sick of his parents. They’re boring, too strict, and it’s their fault his name is Barry. So he makes a wish for better ones—and is whisked away to the Parent Agency, where kids get to pick out their perfect parents. But as he’s about to discover, choosing a new mom and dad isn’t as simple as it sounds…
A coming-of-age story which centers on five kids who discover the body of the world’s greatest super hero in the woods after school one day.
Described as “spellbinding” by the NY Journal of Books, Impossible Odds recounts the horrifying kidnapping of Jessica Buchanan and her colleague by a band of Somali pirates, as well as their rescue by Navy SEAL Team Six. Originally published in 2013, and written by Buchanan along with her husband Erik Landemalm and Anthony Flacco, the book is heating up the film rights market.
Based on the real life kidnapping of Jessica Buchanan by Somalian pirates and the 93 day near death hostage negotiations, which lead to her dramatic rescue in the middle of the night by SEAL Team Six.
Autobiography of Jimmy Choo co-founder Tamara Mellon. Follows her troubled childhood and moves through her time as a young editor at Vogue.
Storyline kept under wraps, but based on the life of a 9-year-old reporter.
A new mother struggles to change diapers, install car seats, and find the right drop-off line at pre-school, while also dealing with her recently imprisoned parents.
A critical look at the problems, lack of communication and failure between counter-terrorism departments as law enforcement races to stop a terrorist from harming Americans.
A travel writer takes a job with a shady publishing company in New York, only to find that she must write a guide to the city – for the undead!
The story of Ryan Speedo Green, who went from a hard knocks upbringing and stints in juvenile facilities to an award-winning rising star in the world of opera.
An ambitious boy, who thinks of himself as a hopeless romantic, falls for a girl with a broken past while they work at the high school paper.
Set in turn-of-the-century New York and follows NYPD detective Joseph Petrosino. He was known as the “Italian Sherlock Holmes” for his clever sleuthing abilities and love of disguises.
Described as The Godfather meets Eastern Promises. In the Russian Mafia, a “Vor” is a made man; an honor only given when the recruit shows loyalty beyond measure, with members of the Vor-world accept the code of the “Thief within the Law”.
When the biggest shipment of MDMA hits the U.S., a global mix of criminal opportunists scramble to leverage the chaos, eliminate their competition and make the big score.
In 1970 Las Vegas, Sonny Liston is cashing in on his fading notoriety in the casinos, while also dealing drugs and working as an enforcer for a crime syndicate. All of this as he’s trying to collect the money he believes the Mob owes him for having “thrown” the controversial Cassius Clay fight.
About a beautiful garden near an isolated mansion, where there lives a collection of precious “butterflies” – young women who have been kidnapped and intricately tattooed to resemble their namesakes.
Set in an idyllic community of wealthy California families, a new teacher becomes intrigued by the hidden lives of her privileged students. Unknown to her, a middle school tragedy in which they were all complicit continues to reverberate for the kids.
Examines the strange and distrubing forms love can take and asks how you live with a monster that is your own flesh and blood.
Depicts how Galileo, with his newly discovered telescope, tries to convince the 17th century Pope that, contrary to the thinking of the Roman Catholic Church, the Earth was not the center of the universe, but revolved around the Sun.
Described as Interstellar meets Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, the story centers around a team of assassins who are able to navigate between dimensions.
A historical thriller about the “War of the Currents,” the famous race for glory and riches between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse, part legal caper and fact-based account of one of the most transformative moments in American history.
In a near-future world, people can download an omnipresent social media feed directly into their brains. But when the feed suddenly goes down, society quickly falls apart.
Follows a girl during her senior year at Covington High in suburban New Jersey where everything is going as normally as could be expected, until the day a fellow senior explodes during third period pre-calc.
Cas Lowood has inherited an unusual vocation: He kills the dead. So did his father, until he was gruesomely murdered by a ghost he sought to kill.
Imagines a present-day world under a first-of-its-kind coalition between the United Nations and the international space agencies, with a plot to send a team of six intrepid teenagers to create the first human settlement on Jupiter’s icy moon, Europa.
The story of a man who has given up on the world, but discovers in the most unlikely way that it might not have given up on him.
A man must move home to assist his estranged, aging father – a Vietnam veteran.