Category Archives: Spec Tracker (SM-DB)

Tracking every spec script as it hits the market.

ZERO (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Project details are being kept under wraps, but it’s being pitched as a high concept animated project.

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THUG (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Story follows an ex-journeyman boxer and aging enforcer who attempts to get back into the lives of his estranged children and clean up the messes of his past while coming to terms with the ruined landscape of his twenty-year career in crime.

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PALE HORSE (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM When a reclusive author shelters a man who escaped captivity with her long-missing brother, they’re both tormented by the zealot responsible.

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ACT OF VAL-R (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Details are being kept under wraps, but the project is being pitched as a grounded sci-fi story in the vein of Ex Machina.

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SCREATURES (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM When his childhood drawings inexplicably come to life, a dad and his daughter must stop the havoc his beastly creations wreak upon their community. Being pitched as a four-quadrant franchise starter in the zone of Jumanji and Night at the Museum.

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THE CONFECTION CONNECTION (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMFollowing the disappearance of the book fair money he was entrusted to protect, a lactose intolerant middle school student with an addiction to dairy items must hone his detective skills to investigate the “seedy” underbelly of his school. It’s a fun spin on classic detective tales like Maltese Falcon, but with the built in franchise potential of a series akin to Diary of a Wimpy Kid.

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BEFORE WE FORGET (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMFollowing a cataclysmic event that erases humanity’s memories, a woman wakes up with no memory of her young daughter but must find her amid the chaos using clues she left for herself and her maternal instincts.

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FANTASY CAMP (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMA failed junior high drama teacher attends a musical theater summer camp for adults.

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JUNIOR (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMAt the apex of his career, the mercurial Frank Sinatra must work together with the FBI to rescue his son from his inept kidnappers, and ensure he has a chance to repair their broken paternal bond.

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THE TOYMAKER’S SECRET (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMFollows an American family who move into an old Victorian house in London and begin to believe it might be haunted.

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THE TORTURE REPORT (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMCenters on the CIA’s extreme interrogation program on detainees following the 9/11 attacks.

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TRADING IN STARVATION (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMCollecting stories about the political commodity of water and food in third-world countries and how a people either are fed or starve depending on whatever entity is in control.

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THREE DAY HOLD (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMA psychology grad student comes to believe that her new patient holds the key to the mystery surrounding her sister’s disappearance 13 years earlier.

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THE EPIPHANY OF FAYE (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMOn the verge of a life-changing meeting, a phobic, blunt, wine-addicted writer has her life upended when a brown box containing an urn of her mother’s ashes is dumped on her doorstep.

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BOLSA NEGRA (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMDescribed as “a darker Jerry Maguire” featuring a Latino-American sports agent.

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THE HUNT (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMPlot details for the action-thriller are begin kept under wraps.

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INTRUDERS (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMHome invasion thriller nspired by the “Kelly–Hopkinsville encounter” in which a Kentucky family claimed to have survived an all night alien home invasion attempt.

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CHAMPION (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMTwo American brothers, wrongly sentenced to prison in Thailand, are forced to compete in Thai boxing for a chance to win their freedom.

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HIS HOUSE (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMA young refugee couple make a harrowing escape from war-torn Sudan but then struggle to adjust to their new life in a small English town that has an evil lurking beneath the surface.

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SANCTUARY CITY (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMSet against the backdrop of an aggressive, politically-motivated deportation raid where members of ICE clash with LAPD officers, which escalates into an explosively violent standoff in East Los Angeles.

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The Beast (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMAfter a passenger plane goes down in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, a woman finds herself washed ashore and the sole survivor on a mysterious island where she faces her worst fear.

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THE LIBERATORS (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMTells the story of an entirely African-American combat unit whose heroism during WWII led to the desegregation of the armed forces.

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FREEDOM RUN (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMAs the Civil War rages, a slave named Robert Smalls races against the clock to pull off a daring heist: smuggling his friends and family onto a Confederate warship and eluding Confederate forces to escape to the freedom of the North.

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COINTELPRO (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMSet in 1960s Chicago, the feature chronicles a campaign of lies, sabotage and assassination intended to tear apart the young Civil Rights movement from the inside.

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There’s Someone Inside Your House (Pitch)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMAbout a young girl whose high school friends inexplicably begin to die in a series of gruesome murders.

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Anatomy of a Breakdown (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMInspired by true events, a female LAPD officer finds herself on the kill manifesto of her disgraced former trainee, a young African-American man who claims he was set-up by his corrupt colleagues.

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Michael Zero (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMCenters on a man who has to hunt down clones of himself who have gone AWOL from a war they were made to fight in and instead have set their sights on the corporate state that created them.

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THE ORIGINALS (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMWritten by Dave Gibbons, the co-creator of Watchmen and Kingsman, the story transplants Mods and Rockers from ’60s London into a retro-futuristic England, where two childhood friends have dreamed of becoming members of the Originals — the toughest, most stylish gang in the country. But once they’re finally initiated, they find out being an Original isn’t all fun and games.

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THE YOU IN ME (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMWritten by Babaloo Mandel, the story follows two self-centered men whose lives become intertwined, forcing them to become caring human beings in spite of one of them being a thoroughly outrageous punk rocker who died in 1977.

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HALF-EMPTY (Spec)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMFollows a sardonic girl in her final year of college whose overactive imagination leads to catastrophic thinking and hilarious mishaps.

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