THE HIT LIST 2012 (FULL LIST)

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119

DRAFT DAY by Rajiv Joseph & Scott Rothman
Story revolves around the general manager of the Buffalo Bills as he spends the day of the National Football League draft frantically doing whatever needs to be done to secure his team the number one draft pick.

REPRESENTATION
CAA | Christopher Till, Bill Zotti
Gersh | Lee Keele, Lynn Fimberg and Seth Glewen
Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment | Josh Goldenberg, Aaron Kaplan

STATUS
The Montecito Picture Company producing.

111

WUNDERKIND by Patrick Aison
A CIA agent must team up with his estranged father, who works for Mossad, to track down an infamous fugitive Nazi scientist in 1970s Brazil.

REPRESENTATION
ICM | Emile Gladstone, Harley Copen, Bryan Diperstein
DMG Entertainment | Chris Fenton

STATUS
Paramount Pictures | Bad Robot, DMG Entertainment producing.

103

GLIMMER by Carter Blanchard
While on a hiking trip, a group of teens stumble upon a mysterious pond that serves as a time-travelling gateway to the past.

REPRESENTATION
Paradigm | David Boxerbaum
Madhouse Entertainment | Adam Kolbrenner, Ryan Cunningham

STATUS
Dreamworks | Madhouse Entertainment producing.

99

OUR NAME IS ADAM by TS Nowlin
An astronaut travels back in time to enlist the help of his younger self to fix a devastating mistake he made in their future.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Mike Esola, Daniel Cohan
Caliber Media Co. | Adam Simpson-Marshall

STATUS
Paramount Pictures | Disruption Entertainment, Skydance Productions producing.

WHITE HOUSE DOWN by James Vanderbilt
A Secret Service agent must fight to protect his daughter, the President, and the country from an attack on the White House.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Adriana Alberghetti, Greg Hodes, Rick Rosen
UFUSE Management | Mikkel Bondesen

STATUS
Columbia Pictures | Mythology Entertainment, Iron Horse Entertainment, Centropolis Entertainment producing.

92

THE CELLAR by Josh Campbell & Matt Stuecken
A woman wakes up in a bomb shelter with a mysterious man who says he rescued her from an apocalyptic event.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Charlie Ferraro, Emerson Davis
Energy Entertainment | Brooklyn Weaver
Madhouse Entertainment | Adam Kolbrenner

STATUS
Paramount Pictures | Bad Robot producing.

91

THE DISCIPLE PROGRAM by Tyler Marceca
A man begins an investigation into his wife’s mysterious death, only to find that it goes much deeper than he imagined.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Rich Cook, Philip D’Amecourt
Anonymous Content | Bard Dorros, Michael Sugar

STATUS
Universal Pictures | Leverage producing.

87

MONSTER PROBLEMS by Brian Duffield
A lonely man sets off to find his one true love in a post-apocalyptic world dominated by hideous, man-eating monsters.

REPRESENTATION
Gersh | Robert Hohman, Bayard Maybank, Devra Lieb
Circle of Confusion | Zach Cox, David Engel, Noah Rosen

STATUS
Paramount Pictures | 21 Laps Entertainment.

84

VIRAL by Dustin T. Benson
A scientist must help a crew of workers through the “infected” area of Manhattan while also trying to find her missing daughter.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Ramses Ishak, Michael Sheresky
Energy Entertainment | Brooklyn Weaver

STATUS
Prime Universe Films, Energy Entertainment producing.

82

BLACK BOX by David Guggenheim
Story begins with Air Force One crashing into the Atlantic ocean and killing everyone onboard. Years later, a journalist who lost his wife in the crash receives an anonymous recording of the black box — revealing there was an attack from within the plane.

REPRESENTATION
Paradigm | David Boxerbaum
Madhouse Entertainment | Adam Kolbrenner

STATUS
Universal Pictures | Bluegrass Films, Madhouse Entertainment producing.

79

STORY OF YOUR LIFE by Eric Heisserer
When alien crafts land across the world, a linguist expert is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat. As she learns to communicate with the aliens, she begins experiencing vivid flashbacks that become the key to unlocking the greater mystery about the true purpose of their visit.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Barbara Dreyfus, Jon Huddle, Josh Hornstock
Art/Work Entertainment | Julie Bloom

STATUS
Lava Bear Films, FilmNation, 21 Laps Entertainment producing.

72

SOMACELL by Ashleigh Powell
In a near-future prison environment that rehabilitates convicts using virtual reality, an investigation into a possible conspiracy leads a prison guard to suspect she may actually be on the wrong side of the system.

REPRESENTATION
Gersh | Robert Hohman, Devra Lieb, Bayard Maybank, JR Slatery
Benderspink | Daniel Vang, Jake Weiner

STATUS
Warner Brothers | Phantom Four producing.

67

A COUNTRY OF STRANGERS by Sean Armstrong
Based on true events, story follows Inspector Geoff Harper during his forty year search for the Beaumont Children, three siblings taken from an Australian Beach in January of 1966.

REPRESENTATION
Verve | Aaron Hart, Rob Herting, Bill Weinstein
Principato/Young Entertainment | Peter Dealbert, Susan Solomon

STATUS
Available.

65

MURDER CITY by Will Simmons
After being incarcerated on a drug charge, an ex-cop starts working for a Detroit crime lord to pay off his father’s $100K debt.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Geoff Morley, Jason Burns
Energy Entertainment | Brooklyn Weaver

STATUS
Available

63

FROM NEW YORK TO FLORIDA by Austin Reynolds
When a troubled teen is forced to accompany his grandparents on their annual road trip from NY to FL, he finds himself discovering a lot about himself, and how the complexities of love, loss and family lies along the way.

REPRESENTATION
Paradigm | David Boxerbaum, Ida Ziniti
Madhouse Entertainment | Robyn Meisinger

STATUS
Available.

SEUSS by Eyal Podell, Jonathon Stewart
In a world that doesn’t quite understand his imagination, Ted follows his dreams to become one of the most celebrated children’s authors of all time — Dr. Seuss.

REPRESENTATION
Verve | Bryan Besser, Rob Herting, and Zach Carlisle
Industry Entertainment | Michael Botti, Jess Rosenthal

STATUS
Available.

58

BORDER COUNTRY by Jonathan Stokes
Story pits a war vet against a crew of corrupt cops intent on controlling the US / Mexico border.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Ramses Ishak, Michael Sheresky, Geoff Morley, Scott Carr
Energy Entertainment | Brooklyn Weaver

STATUS
Available.

52

MAN OF TOMORROW by Jeremy Slater
The world’s first superheroes play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse in 1940′s Chicago.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Charles Ferraro, Tim Phillips
Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment | Aaron Kaplan

STATUS
Basil Iwanyk producing.

44

CHERRIES by Brian Kehoe & Jim Kehoe
Three naive dads band together to stop their sophomore daughters from making good on a prom night sex pact.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Sarah Self, Rich Cook
DMG Entertainment | Chris Fenton, Chris Cowles

STATUS
Good Universe, DMG Entertainment, Hurwitz & Schlossberg Productions producing.

41

COMANCHERIA by Taylor Sheridan
Two brothers decide to save their family’s farm by planning a number of bank heists, but they must outsmart a pair of determined Texas Rangers.

REPRESENTATION
Gersh | Robert Hohman, Bayard Maybank, Devra Lieb
Elevate Entertainment | Jenny Wood

STATUS
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Film 44 producing.

39

GROUND CONTROL TO MAJOR TOM by Jason Micallef
A NASA communications specialist tries to rescue and falls in love with an astronaut who has been stranded on an abandoned Soviet space station for nine years.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Rich Cook, Lisa Harrison, Phillip D’Amecourt, Phillip Raskind
Underground | Josh Turner McGuire

STATUS
Disney | Michael De Luca Productions, Underground producing.

37

ENDANGERED by Ryan Belenzon & Jeffrey Gelber
When a drug company discovers a primate over 200 years old, a team descends on the perilous jungle of southeast Asia in search of the Fountain of Youth; only to find there are ancient reasons it has stayed forever hidden.

REPRESENTATION
Paradigm | Ida Ziniti
Zero Gravity Management | Jeff Belkin

STATUS
Available.

36

BLEEDING KANSAS by Dan Frey & Russell Sommer
With the United States on the brink of Emancipation, a Governor’s daughter is kidnapped by a Missouri plantation owner. A fugitive slave is given the chance to earn his freedom and get revenge on his former master by joining forces with a racist sheriff to rescue the girl.

REPRESENTATION
Paradigm | David Boxerbaum, Christopher Smith
Madhouse Entertainment | Chris Cook, Adam Kolbrenner

STATUS
Available.

THE COUNSELOR by Cormac McCarthy
Story follows a respected lawyer who thinks he can dip a toe in to the drug business without getting sucked down.

REPRESENTATION
ICM | Ron Bernstein, Amanda Urban

STATUS
20th Century Fox | Scott Free Productions, Chockstone Pictures, Nick Wechsler Productions producing.

32

EXTREMELY WICKED, SHOCKINGLY EVIL, AND VILE by Michael Werwie
Based on a true story, a promising young law student fights an oppressive legal system and growing public scrutiny when his routine traffic stop snowballs into shocking criminal charges, imprisonment, daring escapes, and ultimately acting as his own attorney in a nationally televised murder trial.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Jon Huddle, David Kramer, Shani Rosenzweig, Peter Dodd, Dan Erlij, David Flynn
Evolution Entertainment | Stephen Gates, Brad Kaplan

STATUS
Michael Costigan producing.

28

ME HIM HER by Max Landis
Follows three young adults, two of whom are struggling with their sexual identity, as they explore love, sex and relationships.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Simon Faber, David Karp
Circle of Confusion | Lawrence Mattis, David Alpert, Britton Rizzio

STATUS
Big Beach Productions producing.

24

BONE TOMAHAWK by S. Craig Zahler
A rag-tag group go on a rescue mission to save some people captured by a gang of creature-like cannibals.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Julien Thuan, Emerson Davis, Tim Phillips
Caliber Media Co. | Dallas Sonnier

STATUS
Caliber Media Co. producing.

23

CONVERGENCE by Stuart C. Paul
To save his dying son, a former field agent rejoins the CIA to track down the man who trained him — now a rogue operative who has stolen a device from the agency capable of manipulating parallel realities.

REPRESENTATION
Verve | Bryan Besser, Rob Herting
Caliber Media Co. | Julian Rosenberg

STATUS
Michael De Luca Productions producing.

EL TIGRE by Teddy Riley & Aaron Buchsbaum
While vacationing with his family in Acapulco, an American family man is mistaken for a Mexican drug lord who looks nearly identical to him.

REPRESENTATION
Paradigm | Mark Ross, Ida Ziniti, Andy Patman
Mosaic | Michael Lasker

STATUS
Columbia Pictures | Mosaic producing.

22

ALL-NIGHTER (RUN ALL NIGHT) by Brad Ingelsby
An aging hitman must protect his family as he goes up against his boss in a single night.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Mike Esola, Philip D’Amecourt, David Stone
Energy Entertainment | Brooklyn Weaver

STATUS
Warner Brothers | Vertigo Entertainment, Energy Entertainment producing.

HIGH VALUE TARGET by Spenser Cohen
An international squad of private military contractors infiltrate a cargo ship overrun by pirates in order to capture and extract a seemingly impossible High-Value Target, the pirate warlord.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Mike Esola
Energy Entertainment | Brooklyn Weaver

STATUS
Nu Image/Millenium Films | Energy Entertainment, Vinson Films, Six Foot Turkey Productions producing.

21

EPSILON by Paul Wernick & Rhett Reese
When a group of robots hide out on a space station after a failed rebellion, the machines use human lab rats to be their agents, but one man finds out he is different than the rest.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Greg Hodes, Philip D’Amecourt

STATUS
Columbia Pictures | Michael De Luca Productions producing.

OFF THE GRID by Christopher Cantwell & Christopher Rogers
Having been disgraced from a black ops government organization designed to protect foreign defectors with valuable secrets, a man simply known as ‘Ghost’ must go against two of his former fellow agents as they each suspect the others of betrayal when their previous clients begin getting killed.

REPRESENTATION
Verve | Aaron Hart, Bill Weinstein
Management 360 | Darin Friedman, Chris Huvane

STATUS
Indian Paintbrush producing.

THE JOIN by Justin Rhodes
Following a terrible particle accelerator accident, a first response hazmat team are sent in to investigate, only to find themselves targeted for assassination as soon as they emerge.

REPRESENTATION
ICM | Lars Theriot
Madhouse Entertainment | Adam Kolbrenner

STATUS
Legendary Entertainment producing.

20

IF THEY MOVE… KILL EM! by Kel Symons
Based on true events in the life of Sam Peckinpah. When Hollywood no longer wants to make his movies Sam travels to Colombia with a new project and a fresh faced screenwriter to secure financing from the drug cartels.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Emerson Davis, Charles Ferraro, Geoff Morley
MXN | Mason Novick, Michelle Knudsen

STATUS
Available.

MCCARTHY by Justin Kremer
Story follows the rise of Senator Joseph McCarthy’s power and notoriety in the 1950s as he exploited the fear of communism, and began what has now been coined the McCartyism era.

REPRESENTATION
CAA | Jon Cassir, Matthew Rosen, Alexandra Trustman
Madhouse Entertainment | Adam Kolbrenner, Chris Cook

STATUS
Available.

19

WALK OF SHAME by Christopher Baldi
When a clean cut, straight-laced young PR exec wakes up next to his firm’s biggest and most reclusive client, his very first “Walk of Shame” quickly turns into a 100-mile, penniless, shoeless, (and oddly enlightening) race across New York to save his career.

REPRESENTATION
CAA | Bill Zotti
New Wave Entertainment | Josh Adler, Mike Goldberg, Matt Ochacher, Michael Pelmont

STATUS
Available.

16

FUCK FACEBOOK by Zeke Farrow
A high school virgin uses a 34-year-old woman’s picture to make a fake girlfriend on Facebook, but when the woman finds out she decides to help the boy lose his virginity.

REPRESENTATION
Artist International | Matthew Horwitz, Dave Brown

STATUS
Available.

PONTIUS PILATE by Vera Blasi
Story follows Lucius Pontius Pilate as he grows from the son of a Roman Knight, to a fear-inducing military General, and as the prefect of Judea under Emperor Tiberius, the judge who condemned Jesus Christ to crucifixion.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Andrew Cannava, Blair Kohan

STATUS
Warner Brothers | Gran Via Productions producing.

THE KEEPING ROOM by Julia Hart
Three southern women defend their home from the Union army while their husbands are off fighting in the Civil War.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Roger Green, Sarah Self
Anonymous Content | Trevor Adley, Nicole Romano

STATUS
Wind Dancer Films, Gilbert films, Anonymous Content producing.

15

BEST MAN by Gabe Snyder & Mike Alber
A man’s life is turned upside down when his super-annoying childhood best friend re-enters his life after a 20 year absence and convinces him to be his best man.

REPRESENTATION
APA | Melissa Orton
New Wave Entertainment | Josh Adler, Mike Goldberg, Michael Pelmont

STATUS
Chemical Imbalance producing.

14

EVERYBODY WANTS HEAD by Peter Hoare & Chris Lilli
After an OCD guy meets a shameless sex addict in group therapy, the two somehow end up on the run from the police and the mob, all the time carrying a severed head in a bowling ball bag.

REPRESENTATION
Station3 | Kailey Marsh

STATUS
Sentinel Pictures producing.

THE EEL by Roberto Bentivegna
An escaped convict is ensnared in a plot by a corrupt Sheriff to kidnap the young heiress to an oil fortune, complicating his quest for freedom.

REPRESENTATION
CAA | Craig Brody
Madhouse Entertainment | Adam Kolbrenner, Chris Cook

STATUS
Aversano Films producing.

13

MISFORTUNE by Jared Butler & Lars Norberg
When three friends find millions in stolen cash on a wilderness excursion, they must outrun the money’s bloodthirsty owner and struggle to work as a team as greed quickly turns them against each other.

REPRESENTATION
Paradigm | Valarie Phillips, Trevor Astbury
Gotham Group

STATUS
Cousin Pete Productions and Management producing.

WHALEMEN by Tucker Parsons
Story follows a 14th century Scottish whaling villager who must seek out and do battle with a whale many times larger than any he has seen in order to ransom back his son from the occupying English.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Daniel Cohan, Cliff Roberts
Madhouse Entertainment | Adam Kolbrenner

STATUS
Available.

12

MATCH by Ben Shiffrin & Daniel Antoniazzi
A dating website executive plots against a rival company that beefs up its clients’ profiles to help them find hook ups.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Charles Ferraro, Max Michael
Gotham Group | Jeremy Bell

STATUS
Nu Image/Millenium Films | Scott Sanders Productions producing.

10

BLOWN by Jesse Wheeler
A geeky lab technician posing as a detective and a conman pretending to be a deputy are forced to work together when they stumble upon a gang of rogue cops.

REPRESENTATION
Manus Entertainment | Marc Manus

STATUS
Available.

DEAR SATAN by Dan Ewen
Follows a 7-year-old girl who accidentally misspells “Santa” and instead invites Satan to bring her a toy for Christmas.

REPRESENTATION
APA | William Lowery, Chris Ridenhour
Primal Pictures | Christopher Pratt

STATUS
20th Century Fox | Conundrum Entertainment producing.

MAN CLUB by Dan Hughes
In an attempt to make friends in a new town, a shy husband joins a top-secret group of married men known as “Man Club.” But when he discovers it’s nothing more than a bunch of overgrown frat boys who blindly follow their leader on outlandish activities, he tries to quit… only to discover that nobody leaves Man Club. Nobody.

REPRESENTATION
Caliber Media Co. | Jennifer Au, Adam Simpson-Marshall

STATUS
Available.

OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN by Creighton Rothenberger & Katrin Benedikt
When the White House is taken by terrorists the US government must rely on a disgraced Secret Service agent to save the day.

REPRESENTATION
Gersh | Robert Hohman, Bayard Maybank, Devra Lieb
Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment | Alex Lerner

STATUS
Nu Image/Millenium Films | Evil Twins producing.

SUBDIVISION by Alex Ankeles & Morgan Jurgenson
Two teenagers who think they’ve discovered a UFO circling their neighborhood, start to unravel something far more mysterious about the neighborhood it is circling.

REPRESENTATION
CAA | Bill Zotti
APA | Ryan Saul
Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment | Aaron Kaplan
Hung Entertainment Group | Jonathan Hung

STATUS
Universal Pictures | Barnstorm Pictures producing.

THE SURVIVALIST by Stephen Fingleton
In a post-apocalyptic world almost totally devoid of modern technology, a forest man’s life is drastically altered upon the unexpected arrival of a woman and her teenage daughter, with whom he begins a relationship.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Philip D’Amecourt, Philip Raskind

STATUS
The Fyzz Group producing.

9

EXPOSURE by Jeff Addiss & Will Matthews
With six days before the world is wiped out by a massive solar flare, a man sets out amongst the chaos to find the person responsible for killing his wife.

REPRESENTATION
Gersh | Lee Keele, Margaret Mendelson
Principato/Young Entertainment | Evan Cavic, Peter Dealbert

STATUS
Available.

GOODBYE, FELIX CHESTER by Max Taxe
After finding out he has a month left to live, high school junior Felix Chester focuses all of his time and energy on one goal: losing his virginity to his dream girl.

REPRESENTATION
Madhouse Entertainment | Robyn Meisinger, Ryan Cunningham

STATUS
Available.

HOW MY WEDDING DRESS GOT THIS FUCKING DIRTY by Emily Blake
A bride’s wedding day is ruined by gun-slinging gangsters from her past who crash the party and kidnap her groom, looking for their share of the prize that she stole from under them.

REPRESENTATION
APA | Sheryl Petersen, Debbie Deuble Hill
Circle of Confusion | Ken Freimann

STATUS
Available.

I.T. by Dan Kay
A publisher tries to keep his life from completely unraveling after firing an unstable I.T. guy who has gotten too close to his family.

REPRESENTATION
New Wave Entertainment | Josh Adler, Mike Goldberg, Matt Ochacher, Michael Pelmont

STATUS
Voltage producing.

OCCUPIED by Chris Borrelli
Ten years after a devastating alien invasion, humans struggle to survive in world that has been taken over.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Daniel Cohan, David Stone
DMG Entertainment | Chris Fenton

STATUS
Langley Park producing.

ROCKETS’ RED GLARE by Ken Nolan
After a Mexican cartel leader turns himself in to a border patrol officer he promises an $8 billion reward to the agent if he can protect him and give him immunity.

REPRESENTATION
CAA | Jay Baker, Todd Feldman, John Garvey
Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment | Tobin Babst

STATUS
Columbia Pictures | Original Film producing.

THE WAITING by Mark Bianculli & Jeff Richard
Things go horribly wrong when two high school filmmakers decide to prank their old neighbor into believing his house in haunted.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Danny Greenberg, David Karp
Anonymous Content | Rosalie Swedlin, Elana Barry

STATUS
Warner Brothers | Anonymous Content, KatzSmith Productions producing.

THREE HUNDRED YEARS by Peter Hirschmann
Transported 300 years into the future, a man must escape from an alien city where humans are kept as pets.

REPRESENTATION
Verve | Rob Herting, Aaron Hart, Adam Weinstein
Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment | Aaron Kaplan

STATUS
Carson Reeves producing.

WEEK 14 by Ron Shelton
Story chronicles the last three weeks of an NFL season through the perspectives of players, coaches and spouses.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Paul Haas, David Wirtschafter

STATUS
Flame Ventures producing.

8

COUNTERPOINT by Brian Michael Scully
When their lover is killed in a car crash, a man and a woman discover they’ve been dating the same man for ten years.

REPRESENTATION
The Muraviov Company | Kathy Muraviov

STATUS
Available.

EX-BOYFRIEND OF THE BRIDE by Matthew Hausfater
After discovering one of their high school sweethearts is getting married, two best friends head to the wedding in order to stop the bride from going through with it.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Jon Huddle
Underground | Josh McGuire, Evan Silverberg

STATUS
John Hamburg Productions, Anders Bard producing.

HATCHED by Megan Woodward
When failing novelist Marley reluctantly attends her parents’ anniversary on Easter weekend,
her world is turned upside down by the unexpected arrival of 16-year-old Naomi, who claims to be the result of Marley’s secret egg donation 16 years earlier.

REPRESENTATION
APA | Debbie Deuble, Sheryl Petersen
Tantillo Entertainment | John Tantillo

STATUS
Available.

HIBERNATION by Geneva Robertson-Dworet & Will Frank
A convict who was framed for murder agrees to take part in an experimental study which grants him 6 hours of parole for every 5 years spent sleeping in hibernation. He must use these small windows to find his missing daughter, who saw the real killer, so they can be reunited and she can prove his innocence.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Rich Cook, Solco Schuit, Phillip D’Amecourt
Management 360 | Jill McElroy

STATUS
Film 360, Perfect Storm Entertainment producing.

LAMBS by Phinneas Kiyomura
After being framed for his wife’s murder, a school teacher takes shelter with his estranged family, comprised of Irish gypsies and thieves.

REPRESENTATION
The Kaplan Stahler Agency | Shan Ray
Heroes & Villains Entertainment | Markus Goerg, Dick Hillenbrand, Mikhail Nayfeld

STATUS
Available.

MARKED by Zak Olkewicz
When his wife is murdered, a dying man makes a deal with the devil — his soul in exchange for one more night to get revenge.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Daniel Cohan
Prolific | Will Rowbotham

STATUS
Available.

PESTE by Barbara Marshall
A 16 year old girl begins to record her life for her high school media class just as a terrifying virus begins to spread.

REPRESENTATION
APA | Debbie Deuble, Lee Dinstman
Industry Entertainment | Ava Jamshidi

STATUS
IM Global, Busted Shark producing.

SANCTUARY by Alan Trezza
A young woman, possessed by a demon, seeks refuge within The Sanctuary, a Vatican-run secret organization that teaches the possessed to channel their inner demon and use its power as a weapon against evil.

REPRESENTATION
Magnet Management | Zach Tann, Bob Sobhani

STATUS
Paramount Pictures | Silver Pictures producing.

TRANSCENDENCE by Jack Paglen
A scientist has his brain uploaded into a computer in a cutting edge experiment.

REPRESENTATION
ICM | Harley Copen, Kathleen Remington

STATUS
Warner Brothers | Alcon Entertainment, Straight Up Films, Syncopy Films, Annie Marter producing.

UNTITLED COPS SCRIPT by Blake McCormick
After leaving a costume party dressed as cops, two friends decide to continue masquerading as the real thing to impress women, but instead find themselves mixed up with a ruthless criminal.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Jason Burns, Marissa Devins, Matt Rice, Tim Phillips
Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment | Aaron Kaplan, Sean Perrone

STATUS
Universal Pictures | Hurwitz & Schlossberg Productions producing.

WHILE ROME BURNS by Alex Hollister
A disillusioned lawyer gets caught up in a gangster’s plan to retrieve a bullet from his crooked, ex-cop father’s body, which has a secret account passcode worth millions carved into it.

REPRESENTATION
Zero Gravity Management | Jeff Belkin

STATUS
Available.

7

12/24 by Matt Lieberman
Two brothers set out to prove that Santa Claus is real using their home video camera. The boys get more than they bargained for when they end up joining Santa’s epic Christmas Eve ride. After inadvertently causing Santa’s sleigh to crash, the brothers need to work together to save Christmas.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Simon Faber, Roger Green, Phillip Raskind
Madhouse Entertainment | Adam Kolbrenner

STATUS
Madhouse Entertainment, David Guggenheim producing.

BACK IN THE USSR (COLD WARRIORS) by Todd Berger
A retired CIA operative uses his grandson’s trip to Europe as a cover to settle some unfinished Cold War business.

REPRESENTATION
The Kohner Agency | Stephen Moore
Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment | Aaron Kaplan, Sean Perrone

STATUS
Nu Image/Millenium Films | Schorr Pictures producing.

CONVERSION by Marissa Jo Cerar
A preacher’s wife, grieving from the loss of her teenage son and struggling to hold her family together, forms an unlikely friendship with a young street hustler who helps her understand her lost son and survive alcoholic depression.

REPRESENTATION
ICM | Laura Haas
Heroes & Villains Entertainment | Mikhail Nayfeld, Markus Goerg, Dick Hillenbrand

STATUS
State Street Pictures producing.

ECHOES by F. Scott Frazier
After disobeying battlefield orders and escaping their Space Fleet, a rogue squad of galactic soldiers crash lands on an alien planet where they must fight for survival against the planet’s alien environment and a Galactic kill team sent to eliminate them.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Mike Esola, Daniel Cohan, David Stone
DMG Entertainment | Chris Fenton

STATUS
Available.

FURLOUGH by Sherman Payne
A convict, granted a temporary release from prison to attend his murdered son’s funeral, goes on a hunt for his son’s killers in hopes of taking them all down before he must return behind bars.

REPRESENTATION
APA | Chris Ridenhour
Caliber Media Co. | Adam Simpson-Marshall

STATUS
Lava Bear Films, Witten Pictures producing.

MARROW by Erik W. Van Der Wolf
A woman discovers that she’s received a new personality and memories from a bone marrow transplant- including how her donor was murdered.

REPRESENTATION
The Muraviov Company | Kathy Muraviov

STATUS
Available.

RUN & GUN by Jonathan L. Davis
A young white collar criminal hires a hardened felon to help him escape prison so that he can protect his wife and the the fortune they stole from a group of notorious gangsters.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | John Huddle
DMG Entertainment | Chris Fenton

STATUS
Marc Hofstatter producing.

SAVAGE PLANET by Cole Haddon
Kept under wraps.

REPRESENTATION
ICM | Harley Copen, Lars Theriot
Anonymous Content | Alex Goldstone

STATUS
Columbia Pictures | Matt Tolmach Productions, Avad Productions, Anonymous Content, Monsterfoot producing.

SCORN by Derek Kolstad
A retired hitman relentlessly pursues the Russian thugs who stole his car and killed his dog, a gift given to him by his deceased wife to keep him from killing himself.

REPRESENTATION
UTA | Charles Ferraro, Max Michael
New Wave Entertainment | Josh Adler, Michael Goldberg

STATUS
Thunder Road Pictures producing.

THE CURRENT WAR by Michael Mitnick
Chronicles the battle between Thomas Edison and George Westinghouse as they fight over one of mankind’s greatest creations – electricity.

REPRESENTATION
WME | Jordan Cerf, Simon Faber, Derek Zasky
Fourth Floor Productions | Jeff Silver

STATUS
Bazelevs Productions, Film Rites producing.

THE FALL by Christopher Cosmos
After a blood-borne virus twice the size of the Black Plague ravages the world, a man carrying a cure for the epidemic has to travel from Los Angeles to Washington DC while being hunted by men who want the cure for themselves.

REPRESENTATION
Benderspink | JC Spink, Chris Bender, Jake Weiner

STATUS
QED International producing.

VANISH MAN by Denison Hatch
A man, who is the master of making people disappear without a trace, is forced to work with the FBI to track down his last client, a violent escaped murderer.

REPRESENTATION
Gersh | Sandra Lucchesi, Abram Nalibotsky
Circle of Confusion | Noah Rosen

STATUS
Lionsgate.

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