Seducing Ingrid Bergman on Blacklist 2014

by by David Bloom | May 22, 2017

‘Catherine The Great’ Leads The Blacklist 2014: Full List — Update

 

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Catherine The Great, about the rise and life of the famous (sometimes notorious) 18th-Century Russian monarch, was the top vote-getter among 70 scripts chosen for the 2014 Black List of the year’s best un-produced scripts. The screenplay, by Los Angeles writer and producer Kristina Lauren Anderson, was announced as part of an hour-plus process on Twitter and YouTube this morning.


Each of the 70 screenplays on this 10th annual list was chosen by a group of 250 development executives, agents and other Hollywood insiders as among the year’s best un-produced scripts in a process overseen by Franklin Leonard of http://www.blcklst.com. Anderson’s screenplay received 51 votes.


Other notables in the list include writer/actor/director Kenneth Lonergan with Manchester-By-The-Sea, which is being produced by Matt Damon and Chris Moore. Randall Green had two scripts make the list, The Swimsuit Issue and Cartoon Girl.


Let us know what your own picks are for projects worthy of more attention (and no pimping your own screenplay in comments). Here’s the full list of Black List 2014 screenplays, screenwriters, reps, and production companies ranked in order of voting, followed by Deadline’s archived announcement live-blog.


51

CATHERINE THE GREAT

Kristina Lauren Anderson

Sophia Augusta takes control of her life, her marriage, andher kingdom becoming Russia’s most celebrated and beloved monarch: Catherine the Great.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Tanya Cohen, Bill Weinstein

Management: The Schiff Company

Manager: Michael Diamond

Production: Atlas Entertainment

 

38

ROCKINGHAM

Adam Morrison

A look into the mania of the OJ Simpson trial, through the eyes of Simpson’s sports agent Mike Gilbert and Los Angeles Police Department Detective Mark Fuhrman.

Agency: WME

Agents: Phil D’Amecourt, Solco Schuit

Management: Jeremy Platt Management

Manager: Jeremy Platt

 

35

THE SWIMSUIT ISSUE

Randall Green

A nerdy high schooler, who fancies himself an amateur photographer, attempts to create a “Swimsuit Issue” featuring his high school classmates in hopes of raising enough money to go to summer camp.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Amanda Hymson, Blair Kohan

Management: Apostle Pictures

Manager: George Heller

 

34

THE BABYSITTER

Brian Duffield

A lonely twelve year old boy in love with his babysitter discovers some hard truths about life, love, and murder.

Agency: The Gersh Agency

Agents: Bob Hohman, Bayard Maybank

Management: Circle of Confusion

Manager: Zach Cox, Noah Rosen, David Engel

Financier: Wonderland Sound and Vision

Producer: Wonderland Sound and Vision

 

32

ROTHCHILD

John Patton Ford

A young, well-educated loner kills the members of his mother’s estranged family one-by-one in hopes that he will inherit the family’s vast fortune.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Jenny Maryasis, Steve Rabineau

Management: Black Box Management

Manager: Mike Dill, Lowell Shapiro

Financier: Voltage

Producer: Black Box Management

 

30

THE WALL

Dwain Worrell

A sniper and his spotter must kill and avoid being killed, separated from an enemy sniper by only a 16x6ft prayer wall.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Rob Herting, Joe Mann

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Adam Kolbrenner

Financier: Amazon

Producer: Amazon Studios

 

25

THE CASCADE

Kieran Fitzgerald

Based on the documentary style film “The Day Britain Stopped” directed by Gabriel Range, an oil tanker collides with an Iranian patrol boat in the Strait of Hormuz, triggering a chain of tragic disastrous events.

Agency: WME

Agents: Ryan Feldman, Stuart Manashil

Financier: 20th Century Fox

Producer: Film Rites, Scott Free Productions

 

24

AETHER

Krysty Wilson-Cairns

In near future London, a revolutionary technology has been invented that can record sounds hours after they were made. Detective Harry Orwell, inventor of this technology, is part of a pilot program where investigators record and analyze past sound waves and finds himself the prime suspect while investigating a string of brutal murders.

Agency: CAA/United Agents

Agents: Jon Cassir, Matt Martin, Marnie Podos

Financier: FilmNation

Producer: FilmNation

 

24

SITUATION COMEDY

Cat Vasko

A young woman, feeling directionless, stumbles upon a mysterious courtyard where she is transported into a sitcom-like universe, becoming a major character on this “TV show.”

Agency: WME

Agents: Simon Faber, Solco Schuit

Management: Grandview

Manager: Matt Rosen, Zac Frognowski, Chris Goble

Producer: Right of Way, Helen Estabrook

 

23

TAU

Noga Landau

A woman held captive in the futuristic smart house of a serial kidnapper realizes that her only hope of escape lies in turning the house’s sentient computer against its creator.

Agency: WME

Agents: Meyash Prabhu, Ryan Feldman, Dana Harris

Management: Management 360

Manager: Adam Marshall

Producer: Russell Ackerman, John Schoenfelder

 

18

ECHO

Chris MacBride

A CIA drone coordinator battles his own psychological health while trying to decipher whether his wife has been replaced.

Agency: ICM Partners

Agents: Jeff Barry

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Stephen Crawford

Financier: 20th Century Fox

Producer: 21 Laps

 

18

MENA

Gary Spinelli

In the late 1970s to mid 1980s, Barry Seal, a TWA pilot recruited by the CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoning communist threat in Central America finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert CIA operations in the history of the United States, one that spawned the birth of the Medellin cartel and eventually almost brought down the Reagan White House with the Iran Contra scandal.

Agency: The Gersh Agency

Agents: Greg Pedicin, Frank Wuliger, Sean Barclay

Financier: Universal

Producer: Imagine, Doug Davison

 

17

DODGE

Scott Wascha

A genre bending action comedy about a pill popping thug who begins to develop superpowers.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Peter Dodd, Charlie Ferraro

Management: Energy Entertainment

Manager: Brooklyn Weaver

 

17

NORTH OF RENO

Banipal Ablakhad, Benhur Ablakhad

A down and out prison guard attempts to murder a recently released inmate and steal a half million dollars in hidden heist money.

Management: Shuman Company

Manager: Robert Lazar

Financier: New Line Cinema

Producer: Flynn Picture Co.

 

17

ON THE BASIS OF SEX

Daniel Stiepleman

The story of Ruth Bader Ginsberg, as she faced numerous obstacles to her fight for equal rights throughout her career.

Agency: The Gersh Agency

Agents: Sandra Lucchesi, Frank Wuliger

Management: Anonymous Content

Manager: Rosalie Swedlin, Joy Gorman

 

16

MOONFALL

David Weil

The investigation of a murder on a moon colony.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Dan Rabinow, Ida Ziniti

Management: Unified Management

Manager: Jessica Moresco

Financier: Audax Films

Producer: Ram Bergman

 

16

THE MUNCHKIN

Will Widger

A little person private eye investigates the disappearance of a young actress in 1930s Hollywood, leading him to uncover conspiracies involving THE WIZARD OF OZ and Metro Goldwyn Mayer brass.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Tanya Cohen, Adam Weinstein

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Josh Goldenberg, Aaron Kaplan

 

15

MATRIARCH

Eric Koenig

A prison psychologist has 48 hours to convince a serial killer to tell her the location of her final victim before she is executed.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: David Boxerbaum, Adrian Garcia

Management: BenderSpink

Manager: Daniel Vang, Jake Wagner

Financier: Paramount Pictures

Producer: Red Wagon

 

15

THE DEFECTION

Ken Nolan

After the Edward Snowden affair, an intelligence contractor defects to North Korea, taking a mysterious bag with him, and the CIA hires an expert trained during the Cold War to help with the case.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jay Baker, Todd Feldman, John Garvey

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Tobin Babst

Financier: 20th Century Fox

Producer: Hutch Parker Entertainment

 

15

THE LONG HAUL

Dan Stoller

A self-destructive trucker estranged from his son travels cross country with a problematic nephew whom he barely knows.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Jason Burns, Geoff Morley

Management: 3 Arts Entertainment

Manager: Ari Lubet, Greg Walter

Producer: Matt Berenson

 

14

BERLINER

F. Scott Frazier

As the Berlin Wall is being constructed at the height of the Cold War, a veteran CIA agent searches for a Soviet mole who has already killed several fellow agents, including a young agent he’s mentored.

Agency: CAA

Agents: David Kopple, Ida Ziniti

Management: DMG Entertainment

Manager: Chris Cowles, Chris Fenton

Financier: Universal

Producer: Chris Morgan Productions, DMG Entertainment

 

14

ONE FELL SWOOP

Greg Scharpf

A self-centered divorce attorney’s life takes an unexpected turn when he is guilted into spending time with the family of a one night stand who dies in a freak accident.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Tanya Cohen, Bill Weinstein

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Stephen Crawford, Micah Klatzker

Financier: Wonderland Sound and Vision

Producer: Wonderland Sound and Vision, Mason Novick

 

13

BIRD BOX

Eric Heisserer

A woman tries to lead her children to safety after the world is invaded by monsters who turn you insane upon sight.

Agency: WME

Agents: Rich Cook, Jason Spitz

Management: Art/Work Entertainment

Manager: Julie Bloom

Financier: Universal

Producer: Bluegrass Pictures, Chris Morgan Productions

 

13

HUNTSVILLE

Anthony Ragnone II

A girl tracks down the man responsible for her father’s death and avenges him.

Agency: The Gersh Agency

Agents: Mark Hartogsohn, Bob Hohman

Management: Project D Media

Manager: Allison Doyle

 

13

IN THE DEEP

Anthony Jaswinski

A lone surfer attacked by a shark and stranded on a reef must find a way back to shore before succumbing to her injuries.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: David Boxerbaum, Valarie Phillips

Management: Circle of Confusion

Manager: Ashley Berns, Lawrence Mattis

Financier: Sony

Producer: Weimaraner Republic Pictures

 

13

THE FOUNDER

Rob Siegel

The origin story of McDonald’s and Raymond Albert “Ray” Kroc.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Greg Cavic, Greg McKnight, Tiffany Ward

Financier: FilmNation

Producer: The Combine

 

13

THE SEARCH

Spencer Mondshein

An expert tracker battles his demons while on a journey to rescue his estranged older brother who has vanished in the uncharted wilderness of the Northwest.

Agency: APA

Agent: Adam Perry, Debbie Deuble

Management: Management 360

Manager: Adam Riback

Financier: Voltage

Producer: Busted Shark

 

13

YELLOWSTONE FALLS

Daniel Kunka

After an apocalyptic event, a mother wolf is separated from her mate and the rest of the pack, and has to protect her cubs from swarms of mutated humans.

Agency: ICM Partners

Agent: Harley Copen, Kathleen Remington

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Adam Kolbrenner

Financier: QED

Producer: Misher Films

 

12

SYNDROME (E)

Mark Heyman

A detective solving the case of a disturbing film with subliminal images that is killing people who come in contact with it discovers a greater evil.

Agency: CAA

Agents: John Cassir, John Garvey, Rob Kenneally

Management: Grandview

Manager: Matt Rosen

Financier: Paramount Pictures

Producer: Film Rites, Indian Paintbrush

 

11

BEEF

Jeff Lock

The manager of a fast food chain in Muncie, Indiana gets in over his head with some bookies.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Tanya Cohen, Bill Weinstein

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Stephen Crawford, Micah Klatzker

Producer: Marquee Entertainment

 

11

BLACK WINTER

Jonathan Stewart, Jake Crane

On the eve of a US-Soviet disarmament treaty, a British scientist and a NATO medical investigator discover a secret Soviet plot to unleash a terrifying biological weapon.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir

Management: Oasis Media Group

Manager: Ben Rowe

 

11

CARTOON GIRL

Randall Green

When a young boy finds out that the cartoon character he’s in love with is based on a real girl, he drags his single father on a road trip to track her down.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Amanda Hymson, Blair Kohan

Management: Apostle Pictures

Manager: George Heller

 

11

ROAD TO OZ

Josh Golden

The early days of brilliant, whimsical author L. Frank Baum, who gave the world The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

Agency: ICM Partners

Agents: Cullen Conly, Harley Copen, Bryan Diperstein, Rich Green

Management: Heretic Literary Management

Manager: Jeff Portnoy

Financier: New Line Cinema

Producer: Flynn Picture Co.

 

10

BIG TIME ADOLESCENCE

Jason Orley

A sixteen year old virgin with a growth deficiency slowly gets corrupted by his hero, an aimless college dropout.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Amanda Hymson, Geoff Morley

Management: Mosaic

Manager: Langley Perer, Justin Letter

Financier: StarStream

Producer: StarStream

 

10

LBJ

Joey Hartstone

Lyndon Johnson goes from powerful Senate Majority Leader, powerless Vice President to President of the United States following the assassination of John F. Kennedy.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Jacqueline Sacerio

Management: Grandview

Manager: Chris Goble, Jeff Silver

 

10

POSSESSION: A LOVE STORY

Jack Stanley

In a seemingly perfect marriage, a man discovers that he is actually wedded to a demon inhabiting another woman’s body.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jay Baker, Jon Cassir, John Garvey

Management: Silent R Management

Manager: Jewerl Ross

Financier: Ken Kao/Waypoint

Producer: Russell Ackerman, John Schoenfelder, Jewerl Ross

 

10

THE SECRET INGREDIENTS OF ROCKEY COLA

Mike Vukadinovich

Twin brothers with opposite personalities are separated at a young age and go on to live drastically different lives, eventually being reunited in the effort to save the company ‘Rocket Cola’ despite their love of the same woman.

Agency: Verve

Agent: Bryan Besser

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Ava Jamshidi

Producer: Escape Artists

 

10

THE SHOWER

Jac Schaeffer

At a baby shower for their longtime friend, the attendees suddenly find themselves in the middle of a different type of shower: meteors that release a vapor turning men into blood-hungry aliens.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Melissa Solomon, Bill Weinstein

Management: Circle of Confusion

Manager: Britton Rizzio

 

9

CELERITAS

Kimberly Barrante

When a missing astronaut crash lands forty years after he launched having not aged a day, his elderly twin brother helps him escape the NASA scientists hunting him. As the government closes in, neither brother is who they claim to be.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Parker Davis, Adam Weinstein

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Adam Kolbrenner, Kendrick Tan

 

9

I AM RYAN REYNOLDS

Billy Goulston

An inside look at the marriage, career, and mental state of 2010’s Sexiest Man Alive.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Peter Dodd, Max Michael

 

9

JACKPOT

Dave Callaham

After a group of bumbling teachers win a large amount of money, their greed and incompetence put them on a hilarious path toward death and destruction.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Jason Burns, Emerson Davis

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Tobin Babst

Financier: Focus Features

Producer: Olive Bridge

 

9

PLUS ONE

April Prosser

Just out of a long term relationship and realizing that all her friends have married, Rachel discovers that her only remaining wingwoman is Summer, a loud and oversharing wildcard.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Blair Kohan, Carolyn Sivitz

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Josh Goldenberg

Financier: The Weinstein Co.

Producer: Gloria Sanchez Productions

 

9

WONKA

Jason Micallef

A dark, reimagining of the Willy Wonka story beginning in World War II and culminating with his takeover of the chocolate factory.

Agency: WME

Agents: Rich Cook, Meyash Prabhu

Manager: Underground

Manager: Josh Turner Maguire

 

8

BEAUTY PAGEANT

Evan Mirzi, Shea Mirzai

After they unwittingly get their daughters disqualified from the child beauty circuit, two warring stagemothers are forced to go head to head in an adult beauty pageant.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: Adam Kanter, Martin Spencer

Management: Principato-Young Entertainment

Manager: Allen Fischer

 

8

BISMARCK

Jared Cowie

As Britain struggles through the darkest hours of World War II, a naval officer, raw from the loss of his ship during the evacuation of Dunkirk, is thrust into the thick of the hunt for the Nazi superbattleship, Bismarck. Based on a true story.

Management: BenderSpink

Manager: Daniel Vang

 

8

MORGAN

Seth W Owen

A corporate risk management consultant is summoned to a remote research lab to determine whether or not to terminate an at-risk artificial being.

Agency: WME

Agents: Mike Esola, Simon Faber

Management: Apostle Pictures

Manager: George Heller

Financier: 20th Century Fox

Producer: Scott Free Entertainment

 

8

SHADOW RUN

Joe Gazzam

A viral attack puts lives in danger, forcing a CIA agent to initiate a secret prisoner exchange of Russia’s most notorious spy for the American scientist who can create a cure.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: David Boxerbaum, Chris Smith

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Ava Jamshidi

Financier: Sony

Producer: Original Film

 

8

THE BRINGING

Brandon Murphey, Philip Murphey

A private investigator investigates a mysterious murder at a downtown Los Angeles hotel and uncovers its dark supernatural history. Based on true events.

Agency: WME

Agents: Rich Cook, Solco Schuit

Management: Mosaic

Manager: Langley Perer

Financier: Sony

Producer: Matt Tolmach Productions

 

8

THE TAKEAWAY

Julia Cox

A young, play-it-safe, art restorer is swept up in a whirlwind romance with her charming boss, who turns out to be a worldclass thief.

Agency: APA

Agents: Adam Perry, Sheryl Petersen

Management: Project D Media

Manager: Allison Doyle

Producer: Di Novi Pictures

 

7

BLINK

Hernany Perla

Years after being fully paralyzed during an infamous bank robbery, a man is taken hostage for the secrets in his head. His only form of communicating with the outside world – and outsmarting his captors – is his ability to blink.

Agency: Original Artists

Agents: Jordan Bayer, Matt Leipzig

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Ryan Cunningham

Producer: Atlas Independent

 

7

BOSTON STRANGLER

Chuck MacLean

In the 1960s, a determined detective puts his life and career on the line to solve the case of the Boston Strangler.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, John Campisi, Alexandra Trustman

Management: Oasis Media Group

Manager: Ben Rowe

Financier: Warner Bros.

Producer: Langley Park Pictures

 

7

ERIN’S VOICE

Greg Sullivan

A deaf computer genius’ world is thrown into turmoil when he meets a troubled coffee shop waitress whose voice turns out to be the only thing he can miraculously hear.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Carolyn Sivitz

Management: Lee Stobby Entertainment

Manager: Lee Stobby

Producer: 1821 Pictures, Erik Olson

 

7

EVERYONE WANTS EVERYTHING

Abraham Higginbotham

As his life reaches its neurosis-inducing midpoint, a married man asks himself an eternal question with no real answer — “Am I living the life I want to be living, or do I need to start over before its too late?” Torn between two lives, he’s forced to do the one thing he doesn’t want to do — make a choice.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Keya Khayatian, Carolyn Sivitz

Producer: Donna Gigliotti, Renee Witt

 

7

GIFTED

Tom Flynn

A thirty year old man attempts to continue raising his deceased sister’s seven year old daughter, a kid-genius, while battling his own mother for custody.

Agency: Original Artists

Agents: Matt Leipzig, Jordan Bayer

Management: Grade A Entertainment

Manager: Andy Cohen

Producer: FilmNation

 

7

MANCHESTER-BY-THE-SEA

Kenneth Lonergan

An uncle is forced to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies.

Agency: WME

Agents: David Karp, David Lubliner

Producer: Matt Damon, Chris Moore


7

MERC

Andrew Bozalis, Derek Mether

When a disgraced former soldier finds success by working for a private security company, the illegal tactics the company employs challenges his worldview.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: Adrian Garcia, Martin Spencer

Management: Industry Entertainment|

Manager: Stephen Crawford

 

7

PROFESSOR PASGHETTI

Jeff Feuerstein

A famous children’s author, with an affinity for drugs and hookers, finds himself on a journey of self-discovery with a dead stripper and her eight year old son.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Jon Huddle

Management: Hopscotch Pictures

Manager: Sukee Chew

Producer: Hopscotch Pictures, Matt Tolmach Productions

 

7

THE EDEN PROJECT

Christina Hodson

When a race of genetically modified humans living secretly among us declare war on Man, the fate of the world is in the hands of a rogue “Synthetic” named Eve and a young girl who is about to discover she’s not all human.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jay Baker, Ida Ziniti

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Tobin Babst

Financier: Sony

Producer: Material Pictures

 

7

UNCLE SHELBY

Brian C Brown, Elliott DiGuiseppi

The little-known personal, heartbreaking, and darker side of cartoonist/author Shel Silverstein.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Craig Brody, Matt Martin

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Dianne Fraser

 

6

A GARDEN AT THE END OF THE WORLD

Gary Graham

In a post-apocalyptic world, a recluse, trying to recreate trees to produce new life, takes in a young girl who is on the run from some bad men, including her father.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Ida Ziniti

Management: Energy Entertainment

Manager: Brooklyn Weaver

Financier: Warner Bros.

Producer: Jonathan Krauss, Roy Lee, Brooklyn Weaver

 

6

COFFEE & KAREEM

Shane McCarthy

An overweight, foul-mouthed nine year old reluctantly teams with the straight edge cop sleeping with his mom to take down Detroit’s most ruthless drug lord.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Parker Davis, Adam Levine, Adam Weinstein

Management: The Gotham Group

Manager: Eric Robinson

Producer: Hurwitz & Schlossberg Productions

 

6

FORGIVE ME

Max Hurwitz

How Mike Wallace helped to create 60 Minutes and how years later, he confronted and dealt with his own depression.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Jacqueline Sacerio

Management: Grandview

Manager: Jeff Silver

Financier: Michael Costigan

 

6

IN REAL TIME

Chai Hecht

A young man convinced that his mentally unstable sister needs to relive her high school prom from ten years prior to overcome her depression goes to great lengths to recreate that event.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Matt Martin

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Adam Kolbrenner

Producer: Pacific Standard Films

 

6

IN THIS, MY DARKEST HOUR

Bryan McMullin

A man rises to power during the California gold rush, tearing his family apart.

Management: Luber Roklin

Manager: Tim Taylor

 

6

MONEY MONSTER

Alan DiFiore, Jim Kouf, Jamie Linden

After a man loses all his money in the stock market by following the advice of a Wall Street TV host, he takes the money adviser hostage on live television.

Agency: CAA (DiFiore), WME (Kouf), Paradigm (Linden)

Agents: Chris Harbert, Kevin Cooper, Brett Loncar, Ted Miller (DiFiore), Jeff Gorin, David Stone (Kouf), Valarie Phillips (Linden)

Management: Elizabeth Hodgson Management Group (DiFiore), Principato-Young Entertainment (Linden)

Manager: Elizabeth Hodgson (DiFiore), Paul Young (Linden)

Financier: Tristar

Producer: Smokehouse, The Allegiance Theater

 

6

MY FRIEND DAHMER

Marc Meyers

Based on the acclaimed graphic novel by John Backderf, Jeffrey Dahmer struggles with a difficult family life as a young boy and during his teenage years he slowly transforms, edging closer to the serial killer he becomes.

Management: Aperture Entertainment

Manager: Adam Goldworm

Producer: Aperture Entertainment, Ibid Filmworks

 

6

SEDUCING INGRID BERGMAN

Arash Amel

Based on Chris Greenhalgh’s eponymous novel. Ingrid Bergman and war photographer Robert Capa engage in a passionate, life changing romance in post-World War II Paris.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Brian Siberell, ,Ida Ziniti

Management: Grandview

Manager: Matt Rosen

Financier: YRF Entertainment

Producer: YRF Entertainment

 

6

THE BEAUTIFUL GAME

Zander Lehmann

A high school soccer star’s personal life becomes complicated leading up to his championship game as he develops a relationship with his soccer coach.

Agency: WME

Agents: Ryan Feldman, Jeff Gorin

Producer: Ad Hominem Enterprises, Bottega Media

 

6

THE MAN IN THE ROCKEFELLER SUIT

David Bar Katz

The story of Clark Rockefeller, a con artist thought to be American royalty until he kidnapped his young daughter initiating a manhunt that revealed his true identity.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Trevor Astbury, Craig Brody

Management: Untitled Entertainment

Manager: Jennifer Levine

Financier: Fox Searchlight

Producer: De Line Pictures

 

6

The Wilde Ones

Tyler Shields

In a corrupt Southern town, a dangerous sociopath runs bareknuckle boxing fights that pit its youths against each other.

Agency: ICM Partners

Agents: Jeff Barry

Producer: Atlas Independent

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Seducing Ingrid Bergman on Blacklist 2014
15 December 2014
by David Bloom
Source: Deadline.com

‘Catherine The Great’ Leads The Blacklist 2014: Full List — Update

 

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Catherine The Great, about the rise and life of the famous (sometimes notorious) 18th-Century Russian monarch, was the top vote-getter among 70 scripts chosen for the 2014 Black List of the year’s best un-produced scripts. The screenplay, by Los Angeles writer and producer Kristina Lauren Anderson, was announced as part of an hour-plus process on Twitter and YouTube this morning.


Each of the 70 screenplays on this 10th annual list was chosen by a group of 250 development executives, agents and other Hollywood insiders as among the year’s best un-produced scripts in a process overseen by Franklin Leonard of http://www.blcklst.com. Anderson’s screenplay received 51 votes.


Other notables in the list include writer/actor/director Kenneth Lonergan with Manchester-By-The-Sea, which is being produced by Matt Damon and Chris Moore. Randall Green had two scripts make the list, The Swimsuit Issue and Cartoon Girl.


Let us know what your own picks are for projects worthy of more attention (and no pimping your own screenplay in comments). Here’s the full list of Black List 2014 screenplays, screenwriters, reps, and production companies ranked in order of voting, followed by Deadline’s archived announcement live-blog.


51

CATHERINE THE GREAT

Kristina Lauren Anderson

Sophia Augusta takes control of her life, her marriage, andher kingdom becoming Russia’s most celebrated and beloved monarch: Catherine the Great.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Tanya Cohen, Bill Weinstein

Management: The Schiff Company

Manager: Michael Diamond

Production: Atlas Entertainment

 

38

ROCKINGHAM

Adam Morrison

A look into the mania of the OJ Simpson trial, through the eyes of Simpson’s sports agent Mike Gilbert and Los Angeles Police Department Detective Mark Fuhrman.

Agency: WME

Agents: Phil D’Amecourt, Solco Schuit

Management: Jeremy Platt Management

Manager: Jeremy Platt

 

35

THE SWIMSUIT ISSUE

Randall Green

A nerdy high schooler, who fancies himself an amateur photographer, attempts to create a “Swimsuit Issue” featuring his high school classmates in hopes of raising enough money to go to summer camp.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Amanda Hymson, Blair Kohan

Management: Apostle Pictures

Manager: George Heller

 

34

THE BABYSITTER

Brian Duffield

A lonely twelve year old boy in love with his babysitter discovers some hard truths about life, love, and murder.

Agency: The Gersh Agency

Agents: Bob Hohman, Bayard Maybank

Management: Circle of Confusion

Manager: Zach Cox, Noah Rosen, David Engel

Financier: Wonderland Sound and Vision

Producer: Wonderland Sound and Vision

 

32

ROTHCHILD

John Patton Ford

A young, well-educated loner kills the members of his mother’s estranged family one-by-one in hopes that he will inherit the family’s vast fortune.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Jenny Maryasis, Steve Rabineau

Management: Black Box Management

Manager: Mike Dill, Lowell Shapiro

Financier: Voltage

Producer: Black Box Management

 

30

THE WALL

Dwain Worrell

A sniper and his spotter must kill and avoid being killed, separated from an enemy sniper by only a 16x6ft prayer wall.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Rob Herting, Joe Mann

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Adam Kolbrenner

Financier: Amazon

Producer: Amazon Studios

 

25

THE CASCADE

Kieran Fitzgerald

Based on the documentary style film “The Day Britain Stopped” directed by Gabriel Range, an oil tanker collides with an Iranian patrol boat in the Strait of Hormuz, triggering a chain of tragic disastrous events.

Agency: WME

Agents: Ryan Feldman, Stuart Manashil

Financier: 20th Century Fox

Producer: Film Rites, Scott Free Productions

 

24

AETHER

Krysty Wilson-Cairns

In near future London, a revolutionary technology has been invented that can record sounds hours after they were made. Detective Harry Orwell, inventor of this technology, is part of a pilot program where investigators record and analyze past sound waves and finds himself the prime suspect while investigating a string of brutal murders.

Agency: CAA/United Agents

Agents: Jon Cassir, Matt Martin, Marnie Podos

Financier: FilmNation

Producer: FilmNation

 

24

SITUATION COMEDY

Cat Vasko

A young woman, feeling directionless, stumbles upon a mysterious courtyard where she is transported into a sitcom-like universe, becoming a major character on this “TV show.”

Agency: WME

Agents: Simon Faber, Solco Schuit

Management: Grandview

Manager: Matt Rosen, Zac Frognowski, Chris Goble

Producer: Right of Way, Helen Estabrook

 

23

TAU

Noga Landau

A woman held captive in the futuristic smart house of a serial kidnapper realizes that her only hope of escape lies in turning the house’s sentient computer against its creator.

Agency: WME

Agents: Meyash Prabhu, Ryan Feldman, Dana Harris

Management: Management 360

Manager: Adam Marshall

Producer: Russell Ackerman, John Schoenfelder

 

18

ECHO

Chris MacBride

A CIA drone coordinator battles his own psychological health while trying to decipher whether his wife has been replaced.

Agency: ICM Partners

Agents: Jeff Barry

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Stephen Crawford

Financier: 20th Century Fox

Producer: 21 Laps

 

18

MENA

Gary Spinelli

In the late 1970s to mid 1980s, Barry Seal, a TWA pilot recruited by the CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoning communist threat in Central America finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert CIA operations in the history of the United States, one that spawned the birth of the Medellin cartel and eventually almost brought down the Reagan White House with the Iran Contra scandal.

Agency: The Gersh Agency

Agents: Greg Pedicin, Frank Wuliger, Sean Barclay

Financier: Universal

Producer: Imagine, Doug Davison

 

17

DODGE

Scott Wascha

A genre bending action comedy about a pill popping thug who begins to develop superpowers.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Peter Dodd, Charlie Ferraro

Management: Energy Entertainment

Manager: Brooklyn Weaver

 

17

NORTH OF RENO

Banipal Ablakhad, Benhur Ablakhad

A down and out prison guard attempts to murder a recently released inmate and steal a half million dollars in hidden heist money.

Management: Shuman Company

Manager: Robert Lazar

Financier: New Line Cinema

Producer: Flynn Picture Co.

 

17

ON THE BASIS OF SEX

Daniel Stiepleman

The story of Ruth Bader Ginsberg, as she faced numerous obstacles to her fight for equal rights throughout her career.

Agency: The Gersh Agency

Agents: Sandra Lucchesi, Frank Wuliger

Management: Anonymous Content

Manager: Rosalie Swedlin, Joy Gorman

 

16

MOONFALL

David Weil

The investigation of a murder on a moon colony.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Dan Rabinow, Ida Ziniti

Management: Unified Management

Manager: Jessica Moresco

Financier: Audax Films

Producer: Ram Bergman

 

16

THE MUNCHKIN

Will Widger

A little person private eye investigates the disappearance of a young actress in 1930s Hollywood, leading him to uncover conspiracies involving THE WIZARD OF OZ and Metro Goldwyn Mayer brass.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Tanya Cohen, Adam Weinstein

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Josh Goldenberg, Aaron Kaplan

 

15

MATRIARCH

Eric Koenig

A prison psychologist has 48 hours to convince a serial killer to tell her the location of her final victim before she is executed.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: David Boxerbaum, Adrian Garcia

Management: BenderSpink

Manager: Daniel Vang, Jake Wagner

Financier: Paramount Pictures

Producer: Red Wagon

 

15

THE DEFECTION

Ken Nolan

After the Edward Snowden affair, an intelligence contractor defects to North Korea, taking a mysterious bag with him, and the CIA hires an expert trained during the Cold War to help with the case.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jay Baker, Todd Feldman, John Garvey

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Tobin Babst

Financier: 20th Century Fox

Producer: Hutch Parker Entertainment

 

15

THE LONG HAUL

Dan Stoller

A self-destructive trucker estranged from his son travels cross country with a problematic nephew whom he barely knows.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Jason Burns, Geoff Morley

Management: 3 Arts Entertainment

Manager: Ari Lubet, Greg Walter

Producer: Matt Berenson

 

14

BERLINER

F. Scott Frazier

As the Berlin Wall is being constructed at the height of the Cold War, a veteran CIA agent searches for a Soviet mole who has already killed several fellow agents, including a young agent he’s mentored.

Agency: CAA

Agents: David Kopple, Ida Ziniti

Management: DMG Entertainment

Manager: Chris Cowles, Chris Fenton

Financier: Universal

Producer: Chris Morgan Productions, DMG Entertainment

 

14

ONE FELL SWOOP

Greg Scharpf

A self-centered divorce attorney’s life takes an unexpected turn when he is guilted into spending time with the family of a one night stand who dies in a freak accident.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Tanya Cohen, Bill Weinstein

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Stephen Crawford, Micah Klatzker

Financier: Wonderland Sound and Vision

Producer: Wonderland Sound and Vision, Mason Novick

 

13

BIRD BOX

Eric Heisserer

A woman tries to lead her children to safety after the world is invaded by monsters who turn you insane upon sight.

Agency: WME

Agents: Rich Cook, Jason Spitz

Management: Art/Work Entertainment

Manager: Julie Bloom

Financier: Universal

Producer: Bluegrass Pictures, Chris Morgan Productions

 

13

HUNTSVILLE

Anthony Ragnone II

A girl tracks down the man responsible for her father’s death and avenges him.

Agency: The Gersh Agency

Agents: Mark Hartogsohn, Bob Hohman

Management: Project D Media

Manager: Allison Doyle

 

13

IN THE DEEP

Anthony Jaswinski

A lone surfer attacked by a shark and stranded on a reef must find a way back to shore before succumbing to her injuries.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: David Boxerbaum, Valarie Phillips

Management: Circle of Confusion

Manager: Ashley Berns, Lawrence Mattis

Financier: Sony

Producer: Weimaraner Republic Pictures

 

13

THE FOUNDER

Rob Siegel

The origin story of McDonald’s and Raymond Albert “Ray” Kroc.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Greg Cavic, Greg McKnight, Tiffany Ward

Financier: FilmNation

Producer: The Combine

 

13

THE SEARCH

Spencer Mondshein

An expert tracker battles his demons while on a journey to rescue his estranged older brother who has vanished in the uncharted wilderness of the Northwest.

Agency: APA

Agent: Adam Perry, Debbie Deuble

Management: Management 360

Manager: Adam Riback

Financier: Voltage

Producer: Busted Shark

 

13

YELLOWSTONE FALLS

Daniel Kunka

After an apocalyptic event, a mother wolf is separated from her mate and the rest of the pack, and has to protect her cubs from swarms of mutated humans.

Agency: ICM Partners

Agent: Harley Copen, Kathleen Remington

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Adam Kolbrenner

Financier: QED

Producer: Misher Films

 

12

SYNDROME (E)

Mark Heyman

A detective solving the case of a disturbing film with subliminal images that is killing people who come in contact with it discovers a greater evil.

Agency: CAA

Agents: John Cassir, John Garvey, Rob Kenneally

Management: Grandview

Manager: Matt Rosen

Financier: Paramount Pictures

Producer: Film Rites, Indian Paintbrush

 

11

BEEF

Jeff Lock

The manager of a fast food chain in Muncie, Indiana gets in over his head with some bookies.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Tanya Cohen, Bill Weinstein

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Stephen Crawford, Micah Klatzker

Producer: Marquee Entertainment

 

11

BLACK WINTER

Jonathan Stewart, Jake Crane

On the eve of a US-Soviet disarmament treaty, a British scientist and a NATO medical investigator discover a secret Soviet plot to unleash a terrifying biological weapon.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir

Management: Oasis Media Group

Manager: Ben Rowe

 

11

CARTOON GIRL

Randall Green

When a young boy finds out that the cartoon character he’s in love with is based on a real girl, he drags his single father on a road trip to track her down.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Amanda Hymson, Blair Kohan

Management: Apostle Pictures

Manager: George Heller

 

11

ROAD TO OZ

Josh Golden

The early days of brilliant, whimsical author L. Frank Baum, who gave the world The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

Agency: ICM Partners

Agents: Cullen Conly, Harley Copen, Bryan Diperstein, Rich Green

Management: Heretic Literary Management

Manager: Jeff Portnoy

Financier: New Line Cinema

Producer: Flynn Picture Co.

 

10

BIG TIME ADOLESCENCE

Jason Orley

A sixteen year old virgin with a growth deficiency slowly gets corrupted by his hero, an aimless college dropout.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Amanda Hymson, Geoff Morley

Management: Mosaic

Manager: Langley Perer, Justin Letter

Financier: StarStream

Producer: StarStream

 

10

LBJ

Joey Hartstone

Lyndon Johnson goes from powerful Senate Majority Leader, powerless Vice President to President of the United States following the assassination of John F. Kennedy.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Jacqueline Sacerio

Management: Grandview

Manager: Chris Goble, Jeff Silver

 

10

POSSESSION: A LOVE STORY

Jack Stanley

In a seemingly perfect marriage, a man discovers that he is actually wedded to a demon inhabiting another woman’s body.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jay Baker, Jon Cassir, John Garvey

Management: Silent R Management

Manager: Jewerl Ross

Financier: Ken Kao/Waypoint

Producer: Russell Ackerman, John Schoenfelder, Jewerl Ross

 

10

THE SECRET INGREDIENTS OF ROCKEY COLA

Mike Vukadinovich

Twin brothers with opposite personalities are separated at a young age and go on to live drastically different lives, eventually being reunited in the effort to save the company ‘Rocket Cola’ despite their love of the same woman.

Agency: Verve

Agent: Bryan Besser

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Ava Jamshidi

Producer: Escape Artists

 

10

THE SHOWER

Jac Schaeffer

At a baby shower for their longtime friend, the attendees suddenly find themselves in the middle of a different type of shower: meteors that release a vapor turning men into blood-hungry aliens.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Melissa Solomon, Bill Weinstein

Management: Circle of Confusion

Manager: Britton Rizzio

 

9

CELERITAS

Kimberly Barrante

When a missing astronaut crash lands forty years after he launched having not aged a day, his elderly twin brother helps him escape the NASA scientists hunting him. As the government closes in, neither brother is who they claim to be.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Parker Davis, Adam Weinstein

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Adam Kolbrenner, Kendrick Tan

 

9

I AM RYAN REYNOLDS

Billy Goulston

An inside look at the marriage, career, and mental state of 2010’s Sexiest Man Alive.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Peter Dodd, Max Michael

 

9

JACKPOT

Dave Callaham

After a group of bumbling teachers win a large amount of money, their greed and incompetence put them on a hilarious path toward death and destruction.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Jason Burns, Emerson Davis

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Tobin Babst

Financier: Focus Features

Producer: Olive Bridge

 

9

PLUS ONE

April Prosser

Just out of a long term relationship and realizing that all her friends have married, Rachel discovers that her only remaining wingwoman is Summer, a loud and oversharing wildcard.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Blair Kohan, Carolyn Sivitz

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Josh Goldenberg

Financier: The Weinstein Co.

Producer: Gloria Sanchez Productions

 

9

WONKA

Jason Micallef

A dark, reimagining of the Willy Wonka story beginning in World War II and culminating with his takeover of the chocolate factory.

Agency: WME

Agents: Rich Cook, Meyash Prabhu

Manager: Underground

Manager: Josh Turner Maguire

 

8

BEAUTY PAGEANT

Evan Mirzi, Shea Mirzai

After they unwittingly get their daughters disqualified from the child beauty circuit, two warring stagemothers are forced to go head to head in an adult beauty pageant.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: Adam Kanter, Martin Spencer

Management: Principato-Young Entertainment

Manager: Allen Fischer

 

8

BISMARCK

Jared Cowie

As Britain struggles through the darkest hours of World War II, a naval officer, raw from the loss of his ship during the evacuation of Dunkirk, is thrust into the thick of the hunt for the Nazi superbattleship, Bismarck. Based on a true story.

Management: BenderSpink

Manager: Daniel Vang

 

8

MORGAN

Seth W Owen

A corporate risk management consultant is summoned to a remote research lab to determine whether or not to terminate an at-risk artificial being.

Agency: WME

Agents: Mike Esola, Simon Faber

Management: Apostle Pictures

Manager: George Heller

Financier: 20th Century Fox

Producer: Scott Free Entertainment

 

8

SHADOW RUN

Joe Gazzam

A viral attack puts lives in danger, forcing a CIA agent to initiate a secret prisoner exchange of Russia’s most notorious spy for the American scientist who can create a cure.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: David Boxerbaum, Chris Smith

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Ava Jamshidi

Financier: Sony

Producer: Original Film

 

8

THE BRINGING

Brandon Murphey, Philip Murphey

A private investigator investigates a mysterious murder at a downtown Los Angeles hotel and uncovers its dark supernatural history. Based on true events.

Agency: WME

Agents: Rich Cook, Solco Schuit

Management: Mosaic

Manager: Langley Perer

Financier: Sony

Producer: Matt Tolmach Productions

 

8

THE TAKEAWAY

Julia Cox

A young, play-it-safe, art restorer is swept up in a whirlwind romance with her charming boss, who turns out to be a worldclass thief.

Agency: APA

Agents: Adam Perry, Sheryl Petersen

Management: Project D Media

Manager: Allison Doyle

Producer: Di Novi Pictures

 

7

BLINK

Hernany Perla

Years after being fully paralyzed during an infamous bank robbery, a man is taken hostage for the secrets in his head. His only form of communicating with the outside world – and outsmarting his captors – is his ability to blink.

Agency: Original Artists

Agents: Jordan Bayer, Matt Leipzig

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Ryan Cunningham

Producer: Atlas Independent

 

7

BOSTON STRANGLER

Chuck MacLean

In the 1960s, a determined detective puts his life and career on the line to solve the case of the Boston Strangler.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, John Campisi, Alexandra Trustman

Management: Oasis Media Group

Manager: Ben Rowe

Financier: Warner Bros.

Producer: Langley Park Pictures

 

7

ERIN’S VOICE

Greg Sullivan

A deaf computer genius’ world is thrown into turmoil when he meets a troubled coffee shop waitress whose voice turns out to be the only thing he can miraculously hear.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Carolyn Sivitz

Management: Lee Stobby Entertainment

Manager: Lee Stobby

Producer: 1821 Pictures, Erik Olson

 

7

EVERYONE WANTS EVERYTHING

Abraham Higginbotham

As his life reaches its neurosis-inducing midpoint, a married man asks himself an eternal question with no real answer — “Am I living the life I want to be living, or do I need to start over before its too late?” Torn between two lives, he’s forced to do the one thing he doesn’t want to do — make a choice.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Keya Khayatian, Carolyn Sivitz

Producer: Donna Gigliotti, Renee Witt

 

7

GIFTED

Tom Flynn

A thirty year old man attempts to continue raising his deceased sister’s seven year old daughter, a kid-genius, while battling his own mother for custody.

Agency: Original Artists

Agents: Matt Leipzig, Jordan Bayer

Management: Grade A Entertainment

Manager: Andy Cohen

Producer: FilmNation

 

7

MANCHESTER-BY-THE-SEA

Kenneth Lonergan

An uncle is forced to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies.

Agency: WME

Agents: David Karp, David Lubliner

Producer: Matt Damon, Chris Moore


7

MERC

Andrew Bozalis, Derek Mether

When a disgraced former soldier finds success by working for a private security company, the illegal tactics the company employs challenges his worldview.

Agency: Paradigm

Agents: Adrian Garcia, Martin Spencer

Management: Industry Entertainment|

Manager: Stephen Crawford

 

7

PROFESSOR PASGHETTI

Jeff Feuerstein

A famous children’s author, with an affinity for drugs and hookers, finds himself on a journey of self-discovery with a dead stripper and her eight year old son.

Agency: UTA

Agents: Jon Huddle

Management: Hopscotch Pictures

Manager: Sukee Chew

Producer: Hopscotch Pictures, Matt Tolmach Productions

 

7

THE EDEN PROJECT

Christina Hodson

When a race of genetically modified humans living secretly among us declare war on Man, the fate of the world is in the hands of a rogue “Synthetic” named Eve and a young girl who is about to discover she’s not all human.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jay Baker, Ida Ziniti

Management: Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment

Manager: Tobin Babst

Financier: Sony

Producer: Material Pictures

 

7

UNCLE SHELBY

Brian C Brown, Elliott DiGuiseppi

The little-known personal, heartbreaking, and darker side of cartoonist/author Shel Silverstein.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Craig Brody, Matt Martin

Management: Industry Entertainment

Manager: Dianne Fraser

 

6

A GARDEN AT THE END OF THE WORLD

Gary Graham

In a post-apocalyptic world, a recluse, trying to recreate trees to produce new life, takes in a young girl who is on the run from some bad men, including her father.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Ida Ziniti

Management: Energy Entertainment

Manager: Brooklyn Weaver

Financier: Warner Bros.

Producer: Jonathan Krauss, Roy Lee, Brooklyn Weaver

 

6

COFFEE & KAREEM

Shane McCarthy

An overweight, foul-mouthed nine year old reluctantly teams with the straight edge cop sleeping with his mom to take down Detroit’s most ruthless drug lord.

Agency: Verve

Agents: Parker Davis, Adam Levine, Adam Weinstein

Management: The Gotham Group

Manager: Eric Robinson

Producer: Hurwitz & Schlossberg Productions

 

6

FORGIVE ME

Max Hurwitz

How Mike Wallace helped to create 60 Minutes and how years later, he confronted and dealt with his own depression.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Jacqueline Sacerio

Management: Grandview

Manager: Jeff Silver

Financier: Michael Costigan

 

6

IN REAL TIME

Chai Hecht

A young man convinced that his mentally unstable sister needs to relive her high school prom from ten years prior to overcome her depression goes to great lengths to recreate that event.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Jon Cassir, Matt Martin

Management: Madhouse Entertainment

Manager: Adam Kolbrenner

Producer: Pacific Standard Films

 

6

IN THIS, MY DARKEST HOUR

Bryan McMullin

A man rises to power during the California gold rush, tearing his family apart.

Management: Luber Roklin

Manager: Tim Taylor

 

6

MONEY MONSTER

Alan DiFiore, Jim Kouf, Jamie Linden

After a man loses all his money in the stock market by following the advice of a Wall Street TV host, he takes the money adviser hostage on live television.

Agency: CAA (DiFiore), WME (Kouf), Paradigm (Linden)

Agents: Chris Harbert, Kevin Cooper, Brett Loncar, Ted Miller (DiFiore), Jeff Gorin, David Stone (Kouf), Valarie Phillips (Linden)

Management: Elizabeth Hodgson Management Group (DiFiore), Principato-Young Entertainment (Linden)

Manager: Elizabeth Hodgson (DiFiore), Paul Young (Linden)

Financier: Tristar

Producer: Smokehouse, The Allegiance Theater

 

6

MY FRIEND DAHMER

Marc Meyers

Based on the acclaimed graphic novel by John Backderf, Jeffrey Dahmer struggles with a difficult family life as a young boy and during his teenage years he slowly transforms, edging closer to the serial killer he becomes.

Management: Aperture Entertainment

Manager: Adam Goldworm

Producer: Aperture Entertainment, Ibid Filmworks

 

6

SEDUCING INGRID BERGMAN

Arash Amel

Based on Chris Greenhalgh’s eponymous novel. Ingrid Bergman and war photographer Robert Capa engage in a passionate, life changing romance in post-World War II Paris.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Brian Siberell, ,Ida Ziniti

Management: Grandview

Manager: Matt Rosen

Financier: YRF Entertainment

Producer: YRF Entertainment

 

6

THE BEAUTIFUL GAME

Zander Lehmann

A high school soccer star’s personal life becomes complicated leading up to his championship game as he develops a relationship with his soccer coach.

Agency: WME

Agents: Ryan Feldman, Jeff Gorin

Producer: Ad Hominem Enterprises, Bottega Media

 

6

THE MAN IN THE ROCKEFELLER SUIT

David Bar Katz

The story of Clark Rockefeller, a con artist thought to be American royalty until he kidnapped his young daughter initiating a manhunt that revealed his true identity.

Agency: CAA

Agents: Trevor Astbury, Craig Brody

Management: Untitled Entertainment

Manager: Jennifer Levine

Financier: Fox Searchlight

Producer: De Line Pictures

 

6

The Wilde Ones

Tyler Shields

In a corrupt Southern town, a dangerous sociopath runs bareknuckle boxing fights that pit its youths against each other.

Agency: ICM Partners

Agents: Jeff Barry

Producer: Atlas Independent

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