Tag Archives: Jason Blum

CURSE (SALES)

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Centers on a widowed father who is desperate and financially broken from trying to save his child from a rare illness.

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Amy Adams To Star In “Sharp Objects” From “Gone Girl” Author Gillian Flynn

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Five time Academy Award-nominee Amy Adams has joined Sharp Objects, a drama series from Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn. Entertainment One has also signed on to act as the studio and shop the series.

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Keith Stanfield Jumps Into Jordan Peele’s “Get Out”

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Keith Stanfield has joined horror film Get Out from Blumhouse Productions. Jordan Peele of Key and Peele wrote and is directing the picture.

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Bradley Whitford Gets In On Jordan Peele’s “Get Out”

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The West Wing star has signed on as co-lead in Jordan Peele’s directorial debut, horror flick Get Out, alongside Catherine Keener and Allison Williams.

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Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” Adds Caleb Landry Jones

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Caleb Landry Jones, best known for his work in X-Men: First Class, has signed onto to the horror movie Get Out. He will star opposite Jordan Peele, Catherine Keener, Allison Williams, and Daniel Kaluuya.

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Kevin Bacon To Reprise Role In “Tremors” TV Series

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Kevin Bacon is attached to star in the Tremors television series being developed by Universal Cable Productions and Jason Blum’s Blumhouse Productions. Bacon, who will also executive produce, will reprise his role from the 1990 cult classic.

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SLEEPWALKER (SALES)

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Kept under wraps.

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{Exclusive} Alexandre Aja Teams With Jason Blum & Ian Bryce For Horror Pic “Sleepwalker”

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Rising horror director Alexandre Aja is teaming up with the biggest name in indie horror, Jason Blum, for Sleepwalker. Blum is producing for his Blumhouse Productions label, while Ian Bryce produces via his own shingle. Plot details are being kept hush, though sources let on that the project involves a sleep lab study.

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Lee Pace And Carrie Coon To Lead New Blumhouse Indie “The Keeping Hours”

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Lee Pace and Carrie Coon have been tapped to star in the latest micro-budget genre film from Blumhouse Productions. Titled The Keeping Hours, the pic will be a departure from the shingle’s vast library of genre titles, as it’s the company’s first love story.

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James McAvoy Has Signed On For Blumhouse’s Next M. Night Shyamalan Team-up

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The team that just brought us the amazingly successful The Visit is ready to go again, and this time they brought James McAvoy to star.

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UNTITLED BLUMHOUSE/M. NIGHT SHYAMALAN FILM (SALES)

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Logline is kept under wraps.

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Jordan Peele Ditches Funny For Frights With Blumhouse’s Horror “Get Out”

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Peele is both writing and directing the project, which has been pitched as a new spin on the horror-thriller genre. QC Entertainment is also producing. The film centers on a young African American man who visits his Caucasian girlfriend’s family estate.

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GET OUT (SALES)

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Kept under wraps, but centers on a young African American man who visits his Caucasian girlfriend’s family estate.

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The Cast For “The Purge 3″ Is Ready To Go

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The third installment of government-sponsored anarchy has its cast.

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Joaquin Phoenix In Talks To Reunite With His “Signs” Director M. Night Shyamalan

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Joaquin Phoenix is in talks to reunite with M. Night Shyamalan, who he previously worked with on the alien invasion/thriller Signs. Details on the new untitled feature are being kept firmly under wraps.

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UNTITLED M. NIGHT SHYAMALAN/JASON BLUM PROJECT (SALES)

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Kept under wraps.

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THE SHEE (SALES)

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Set in 1960s Ireland, tells story of a troubled young woman who must confront her violent and tragic past when she travels to a remote island.

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FREE FALL (PARKER) (SALES)

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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.

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A WILDERNESS OF ERROR (SALES)

Logline: Explores the case of Jeffery MacDonald, who was convicted in 1979 of murdering his pregnant wife and two daughters and sentenced to serve a life sentence for each of the three murders. However, the case against MacDonald may have contained false elements entirely.

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UNTITLED GARANT/BLUMHOUSE FAMILY HORROR (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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HALLOWEEN RETURNS (SALES)

Logline: A so-called “recalibration” of the Halloween franchise, set to reintroduce audiences to Myers years after his initial rampage, pitting a new group of Haddonfield, IL teens against the iconic slasher.

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TV Sales, Pick-Ups, Attachments, Renewals, & Deals (1.16.15)

A round-up of the week’s TV news!

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THE VISIT (SALES)

Logline: Centers on a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparent’s remote farm only to discover that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing that could keep the kids from ever going home again.

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UNTITLED JOEL EDGERTON THRILLER (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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PERMANENT (SALES)

Logline: Set in the 80s when big hair was coveted by millions of Americans, one teenage girl gets an unfortunate perm, resulting in an afro that threatens to destroy her social life, as well as her hair follicles.

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UNTITLED THE PURGE SEQUEL (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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TV SALES, RENEWALS, CANCELLATIONS, ATTACHMENTS, DEALS & GREENLIGHTS (09.19.14)

A recap of the week’s TV News!

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{TB EXCLUSIVE} Sylvain White Heads to “Carnivale” for Blumhouse

The “Stomp the Yard” director is set to helm Blumhouse’s Trinidad-set horror film.

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CARNIVALE (SALES)

Logline: A group of rambunctious young men head to world-famous Carnival in Trinidad to celebrate the bachelor party of one of their friends. While reveling int h debauchery, they unwitting cross paths with the wrong group of locals and one by one fall victim to an underground evil deeply hidden in Trini culture and religion.

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Marti Noxon May (Carefully) Carry “Sharp Objects” to TV

Noxon is adapting Gillian Flynn’s pre-“Gone Girl” mystery novel for television.

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