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The Purge meets Bourne Identity. Four criminal soldiers, whose skills have been enhanced by horrifying experiments, escape to a small Wisconsin town and begin a campaign of terror. Only a former army medic, his tough high school sweetheart, and a weathered local sheriff stand in the way of these brutal killers who are on a mission to find the eccentric who holds the key to their survival.
New Line Cinema has found the writer for their remake of the horror-comedy film Housebound, hailing originally from New Zealand and writer-director Gerard Johnstone. 2016 Hit List scribe Chris Borrelli will be taking on the duties of writing the new imagining, The Tracking Board has exclusively learned.
The script for Sherlock Holmes 3 is about to get a makeover. Robert Downey Jr. and Warner Bros. have set a robust roster of writers for the upcoming installment of the franchise.
Acclaimed interconnected fantasy universe Cosmere by Brandon Sanderson has landed at DMG Entertainment in a huge deal. DMG is committed to covering $270 million, which is half the money needed for the first three movies in the series.
Fantasy series the Dandelion Dynasty is getting a feature adaptation from DMG Entertainment who has picked up The Grace of Kings with plans in the works for a franchise. The series from Ken Liu is described as “silk punk,” or a blend of sci-fi and fantasy that also utilizes classical East Asian antiquity.
Logline: After a disgraced CIA agent apprehends an international terrorist who has been eluding him for years, their convoy is decimated when crossing the Alaskan wilderness, forcing the two to work together not only to survive, but also to escape the mysterious organization hunting them down.
Logline: Low level staff sergeant, Zoe Loreto, is a passenger on an Eastern European NATO transport plane that’s carrying a prototype of the Pentagon’s new TALOS Suit that gives its operator enhanced abilities. When there’s an attempt to skyjack the plane, Zoe uses the suit to escape and ultimately must evade an army of mercenaries hellbent on stealing it from her.
Scholastic book series Clifford The Big Red Dog is heading to the big screen. The feature is a live-action/CG hybrid from Paramount and it will be written by Justin Malen.
Frazier has been tapped to pen the adaptation of Mark Millar and Stuart Immonen’s Empress for Roth Kirschenbaum Films. The comic, published in April, sold out on its initial run.
John Curran is looking to take over the directing duties of the indie Chappaquiddick which tapped Jason Clarke to star as Senator Ted Kennedy.
Universal is moving forward with plans to develop an action-comedy pitch from writers Matt Allen and Chris Borrelli and Fast & Furious franchise writer-producer Chris Morgan.
Fifty Shades of Grey director Sam Taylor-Johnson is in talks to direct 2015 Hit List script Chappaquiddick, which details the true story of Ted Kennedy’s infamous car accident in 1969.
Sources confirm that Annabelle 2 is actively in development, with Gary Dauberman returning for another sinister outing. The Conjuring helmer James Wan is once again producing, while Dave Neustadter and Walter Hamada oversee for New Line.