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Paramount Acquires Ian Shorr Spec “Infinite”

Paramount ExcerptIn a quick turnaround, Paramount Pictures has acquired the spec Infinite from writer Ian Shorr, the Tracking Board has confirmed. The script only hit the market recently.

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INFINITE (SHORR) (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMThe hallucinations of a schizophrenic are revealed to be memories from past lives where he obtained talents that he still has to this day.

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INFINITE (SPEC)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMLogline kept under wraps.

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2013’s Hit-Makers: A Look Back At The Hit List Alums (2016)

hitlist-2013 cropSoon we’ll be releasing the 2016 Hit List, our compilation of the best year’s best spec scripts as voted on by industry professionals. In preparation for its release, we’re taking a look back at the 2013 Hit List writers — where they’ve been, and where they are today.

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Brenton Thwaites Signs Onto “Office Uprising”

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Brenton Thwaites is set to star in Office Uprising. The Exchange will launch sales of the zombie-action flick at the Berlin Film Festival.

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OFFICE UPRISING (SALES)

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A company’s board of directors slips a substance to its employees that supposedly makes them work more efficiently. When they are fed the wrong formula, the company slacker is faced with rescuing himself and coworkers from a zombie plague.

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Announcing The 2015 Launch Pad Feature Mentorship Program

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With 66 writers signed in the last two years via the Launch Pad competition we’ve had an amazing run of talent begin their careers here. This year we’re proud to present Ian Shorr (Cristo, Capsule, Marble Hornets), Eric Koenig (Matriarch) and Launch Pad Alum Santa Sierra (Chico Grande, In Search of Our Father Sylvester Stallone) as our newest Launch Pad Mentors.

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RE-UP (SPEC)

Logline: In a not-so-distant future, an escaped convict finds himself caught between a pair of warring gangs when he’s hired to protect tomorrow’s most precious resource: a drug that gives the user the ability to instantly heal from physical damage.

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THE BLACK LIST 2013

Hollywood’s “most liked” screenplays of 2013!

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THE HIT LIST 2013 (FULL LIST)

THE VOTES FOR THE 2013 HIT LIST ARE IN!

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SPRING FALLS (SPEC)

Logline: While shooting a video yearbook for their high school, a pair of estranged best friends discover a malevolent force is taking over their town.

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UNTITLED GQ ARTICLE / IAN SHORR ACTION THRILLER PROJECT (SALES)

Logline: Project will use the GQ article as a jumping off point for a globe-trotting thriller with twists.

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CAPSULE (SALES)

Logline: A young man mysteriously begins to receive metallic capsules containing messages from his future self.

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CAPSULE (SPEC)

Logline: A young man mysteriously begins to receive metallic capsules containing messages from his future self.

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MARBLE HORNETS (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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THE HIT LIST 2011 (FULL LIST)

THE VOTES ARE IN!

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CRISTO (SALES)

Logline: A futuristic retelling of “The Count of Monte Cristo”, a story of a man wrongly imprisoned who breaks out to seek revenge.

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CRISTO (SPEC)

Logline: A futuristic retelling of “The Count of Monte Cristo”, a story of a man wrongly imprisoned who breaks out to seek revenge.

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THE YOUNG AND HUNGRY LIST 2011

A list of the top 100 up-and-coming writers currently gracing the new wave of Hollywood shortlists!

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SUBSTITUTION (SALES)

Logline: A high school student is involved in a murder his substitute teacher is planning.

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