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When retired curmudgeon Ed Fitzgerald loses his house to the bank and refuses to go into a nursing home, he decides to take a long shot…he posts a flyer and puts himself up for adoption. Unfortunately, everyone in town knows what a miserable pain the ass he is, so there’s only one taker – a venturesome single mother from China with a troubled teenage son. Inspired by a true story.
Logline: A business professional’s rare night on the town turns into a deadly fight for survival when she’s abducted by a man posing as a rideshare driver, taking her for a wild ride through a crime-filled scape of silent, rusting factories, and broken dreams.
Logline: Biopic of would-be assassin Sara Jane Moore – A despondent housewife searches for an escape from her stale, suburban life as a mother and homemaker, only to seek her independence through the unlikeliest of actions…attempting to assassinate the president.
Logline: Nick drives his grumpy grandfather to the dark winter forests of Canada believing he wants to bid farewell to his best friend, who is terminally ill… But in reality, grandpa Melvin is on a personal journey to finally capture the notorious serial killer he hunted for years when he was an active hard-boiled police detective. PRISONERS meets DON’T BREATHE
In the aftermath of a huge scandal, Trinity Childs, the first lady of a prominent Southern Baptist Mega Church, attempts to help her pastor-husband, Lee-Curtis Childs, rebuild their congregation. But in order to make the biggest comeback that commodified religion has ever seen, they must first reconcile their faith and confront personal demons. Shot in a mockumentary style, HONK FOR JESUS takes a satirical look at Mega Churches and how most secular liberals misperceive the religious community.
A ragtag team of young entrepreneurs attempt to build a social media empire in an effort to live the luxurious lives they’ve long dreamed of living… but when the FBI launches an investigation into their meteoric rise, everything threatens to fall apart. Inspired by a true story. The Social Network meets The Wolf of Wall Street.
In a near-future dystopia, where mutated beasts called the Hounds have ravaged the earth, a young girl and her mother struggle to survive in an isolated farmhouse. When a stranger arrives on the land, both mother and daughter’s lives begin to unravel as they start to question the very reality they thought they knew so well.
Logline: Unlucky in love Briar thinks she has finally met the man of her dreams, but her biggest nightmare is realized when she goes home to stay with his family for the weekend and finds out that his dad is someone Briar had a one-night stand with months earlier.
Two years after a free solo accident nearly kills Hillary Hall, she enlists the help of her old climbing partners to document her comeback — the “first ascent” of 4,000 foot “virgin” rock wall in rural China. During the harrowing climb, Hillary struggles with her inner demons and supernatural forces, as it slowly becomes clear that this mountain does not want to be conquered.
When an up-from-the-streets Junior Executive is framed for embezzlement, his life-long buddies—the Tres Papas–have the weekend to prove his innocence, launching them on a round-the-clock odyssey. A film in the vein of THE HANGOVER or ROAD TRIP, but with three homies from East L.A.