Category Archives: Spec and Pitch Sales
Centers on Prince Charming’s ugly, awkward twin brother, who must save the day when the kingdom falls into peril.
Kept under wraps, but said to be a live-action/CGI monster project set in the world of cryptozoology.
Kept under wraps, but pitched as an adventure involving Charles Darwin.
A mid 30’s couple attempt to cut loose and check off activities on their bucket lists before getting tied down by a baby.
The spec, written by Gregg Maxwell Parker and Sean Finegan, out this month from Paradigm and Madhouse Entertainment, has just sold in a high six figure deal to Universal.
Pitched as Gravity meets 127 Hours. When a man joins his estranged daughter on a mountain climb in an attempt to repair their relationship, a tragic accident leaves them stranded hundreds of feet in the air; as a storm sets in, the two must fight against the elements and terrifying heights in order to survive.
Pitched as being in the vein of Stand By Me and classic Spielberg. After his mother grows ill, a clever young boy journeys out to find a mythical being known as The Water Man, whose legend dictates that he is able to cheat death.
After a NY advertising executive experiences a deep personal tragedy, his co-workers concoct a plan to snap him out of his grief – which works, but not in a way that anyone could have expected.
An older couple take advantage of their freshman son’s parents weekend, and try to have the crazy college experiences that they missed out on while they were in school.
Kept under wraps, but based on a pitch from Broad City creators Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer.
Logline: A hapless white guy who is always disrespected by everyone, from his girlfriend to his coworkers, wakes up after an accident with the voice of famous celebrity Ice Cube inside of his head.
Logline: An LAPD helicopter squad is on a mission to nab a Mexican drug lord who has come to Los Angeles to celebrate his niece’s quinceanera.
Logline: A man becomes an important father figure to a family with a busy single mother.
Kept under wraps, pitched as a Christmas film in the tone of “Home Alone”.
Logline: Follows the true story of the adventurous life of bootlegger Bill McCoy, the man who started the phrase “real McCoy”.
Logline: Kept under wraps, in the tone of “Bridesmaids” meets “First Wives Club”.
Logline: The story follows Jimmy, the first-of-its-kind social interactive robot created by Intel and Trossen Robotics.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but focuses on next-generation mind-body experiments and a priest who becomes responsible for the survival of mankind.
Logline: Centers on a young H.G. Wells, the godfather of science fiction, who actually experiences events that will one day inspire his famous novels.
Logline: After an over-bearing lottery inspector, fighting a custody battle for his daughter, becomes convinced that a free-thinking seismologist has discovered a way to swindle the lottery, he risks everything to prove it. Inspired by a true story.
Logline: Feeling guilty about his father’s death and watching the love of his life go blind in an accident, a man travels the world through the fall of the Berlin Wall, Desert Storm, the LA riots and 9/11.
Logline: When a team of highly trained operatives find themselves trapped within an isolated military compound after its artificial intelligence is shut down without warning, they begin to experience a bizarre and terrifying phenomena as they seek to discover who or what killed the team previously stationed there.
Logline: No-nonsense irascible substitute teacher Mr. Garvey competes against a rival inner-city educator for the respect and admiration of the student body.
Logline: A teenage exorcist attempts to balance her normal life with her duty to help those afflicted by evil, as she has the power to enter the bodies of the possessed and physically fight off their demonic entities.
Logline: Pitched as “Moon” meets “Her,” centers on a husband and wife astonaut team on a centuries long mission across the universe and the lengths one of them will go when the other dies.
Logline: U.S. and Chinese investigators join forces to combat violent smugglers in the South China sea when a female Homeland Security Agent in Hong Kong’s Attache office joins with Hong Kong’s own Anti-Smuggling Bureau. Together, they must overcome personal and cultural obstacles to investigate a lucrative car smuggling ring, but the duo are faced with violent, unexpected consequences.
Logline: Kept under wraps, but described as a female-led sci-fi actioner.
Logline: A home-invasion crew terrorizes homes in a neighborhood, until they choose the wrong residence.
Logline: Centers around the rise and fall of famed baseball legend Roger Clemens, who was one of the most dominant pitchers in major league history, an eleven-time All-Star and two-time World Series champion, whose career was rocked by accusations of steroid abuse and perjury.