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The residents of Willowcrest Court like to think of themselves as progressive and “woke”, but when a sober living home moves down the street, they do everything in their power to stop it. After the neighborhood comes under attack from vicious, subterranean creatures, the residents soon realize that the home they so desperately tried to shut down might be the only safe place left, and its inhabitants the only ones with the fortitude to protect them.
The studio hopes to mirror the success of horror films Mama and Lights Out, which both originated from short films.
Neeson will play a successful Wall Street executive who’s on his way to work when he discovers that a bomb has been planted in his car. He’s subsequently forced to follow a series of orders throughout the day, or else the mysterious bomber will be detonate the device. The situation is even more dire because the man’s family is in the car with him.
Jonathan Herman has signed on to adapt Chris Pavone’s The Travelers for DreamWorks. Herman was nominated for an Oscar alongside Andrea Berloff for penning last year’s Straight Outta Compton.
Jaume Collet-Serra has signed on to helm The Commuter. Liam Neeson is attached to star. The two previously worked together on Non-Stop and Run All Night.
Set 20,000 years ago during the ice age, The Solutrean follows a young man’s brave journey to reunite with his tribe, facing harsh conditions and treacherous terrains. Dan Wiedenhaupt scripted the big budget adventure, based on an idea by Albert Hughes.
The creator of the Idris Elba-led detective series Luther has been tapped to writer 20th Century Fox’s Escape From New Yorkremake. The remake of John Carpenter’s 1981 classic is being produced by Andrew Rona and Alex Heineman of The Picture Company.
The 63-year-old action star has already picked out his next vehicle, the suspense-thriller The Commuter. Scripted by Byron Willinger and Phil de Blasi, the pic will follow Neeson as an unassuming New York City businessman who becomes roped into a criminal conspiracy.
The hot new comedy spec lands into two new major territories!
The hot new comedy spec heads into more territories!
New R-Rated Comedy spec Pulls Eyes back to LA, as Benderspink & Gersh Release First Round of in-demand Territories and Six Buyers Enter the Mix!
The spec, “To Dream About Tomorrow,” is one of the brand-new company’s first projects.