Tracking every book, article, comic book and life rights project as it hits the market.
Browsing: Film Rights Tracker (SM-DB)
The Plutonian is considered the world’s greatest superhero until he begins heartlessly slaughtering the population of Earth – at least those who defy him. His former allies, the superhero group The Paradigm, attempt to find a way to stop his rampage while dealing with their own problems of betrayal and hopelessness.
Logline: In the vein of “The Hunger Games.” Wars kill everyone between the ages of 20 and 60, and the government forbids teenagers to work. With her brother dying of an unknown disease, Callie does the only thing she can, sells her body to a company that rents it out to the rich and elderly.
Logline: Hadley Bishop is the descendant of the most powerful and famous witch of all time, and as the most popular girl at Astor High, it appears as if she’s gotten all her best qualities. But when Hadley’s mother is kidnapped and killed by the same evil coven that betrayed her ancestors during the Salem Witch Trials, Hadley swears to get rid of the witches once and for all.
Logline: Major Joel Lane, a Special Forces adviser and landmine expert is called-in from the wilderness of Cambodia to hunt a terrorist planting bombs on the beaches of Southern California. Teamed with a beautiful female FBI agent assigned to the case, Lane battles his past demons, opium addiction, and a diabolical opponent who is only getting started.
Logline: Follows an elite special forces unit that uses bleeding-edge tech and tactics while operating as a SWAT team for U.S. Special Forces. After a five-member Activity team code-named Omaha uncovers a massive terrorist network with members in the U.S. intelligence communities, they are framed for being part of the infiltration–and are forced to go rogue to both clear themselves and bring the real terrorists to justice.
Logline: Pitched as being in the vein of “Harry Potter” : A horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. As Jacob explores its abandoned bedrooms and hallways, it becomes clear that the children were more than just peculiar. They may have been dangerous. They may have been quarantined on a deserted island for good reason. And somehow–impossible though it seems–they may still be alive.
Logline: An ordinary cop uncovers the dark secrets of Alpha-One, the world’s only superhero, and he must find a way to outwit and defeat the most powerful being on the planet. It’s man versus super-man on a collision course with the fate of Earth hanging in the balance.
Logline: Matt Cruse is a cabin boy aboard the Aurora, the 900-foot, 14 story, luxury airship he has called home for the past two years. While crossing the Pacificus, Matt fearlessly rescues the unconscious pilot of a crippled hot air balloon. Before he dies, the balloonist tells him about the fantastic, impossible creatures, never before dreamed of by the humans who sail the skies. Matt dismisses the story as the ravings of a dying man, but when Kate de Vries arrives on the Aurora a year later, determined to prove the story is true, Matt finds himself caught up in her quest and in love. Then one night, over the middle of the ocean, deadly air bandits board the Aurora. Far from any hope of rescue, Kate and Matt are flung into adventures beyond all imagining.
Logline: Terror. Violence. Madness. Bedlam. A holiday paradise gone mad. A tropical island turns into total chaos after a mysterious zombie outbreak. Cut off from the rest of the world, a family’s only chance to survive is to fight to the death and to find a way to escape from the island.