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Posted in news by westsideninja on October 27, 2010
MISSED CONNECTIONS

Representation:   Ken Freimann (Circle of Confusion) & John Tantillo
(Tantillo Entertainment)
Written by: Brad Vassar
Unable to make his own moments, a young man steals others’ to try and
find the one.

HOOF HARRINGTON’S GREATEST HITS

Representation: Brooklyn Weaver/Adam Marshall/Angelina Chen (Energy
Entertainment) & Tobin Babst (UTA)
Written by: Dutch Southern
Pulpy hitman actioner.  SNATCH meets PAYBACK.

KURTZMAN/ORCI ALREADY INTO DREAMWORKS

COPPER CREEK

Representation: Anthony Vasto (Instrumental Literary Mgmt.)

Written by: Jeff Hammer & Chris Grimley

A Rocky Mountain town is terrorized by an unknown, intelligent menace
that hunts at night.  When communication is cut off to the outside
world, an alcoholic ex-sheriff leads the survivors in a fight for
their lives while the town doctor races to find a potential cure for
the plague of violence. Grounded werewolf film in the vein of SILVER
BULLET.

GOING OUT FRIDAY-

OATH OF OFFICE

Representation: Josh Schechter (Hyphen)
Written by: Abram Mackowka
Political thriller.

SHEEP MEADOW

Representation: Charlie Ferraro (UTA) & Aaron Kaplan (Kaplan/Perrone)
Written by: Chris Sparling
Thriller.
LOGLINE: While in the middle of investigating several highly unusual
missing persons cases, a troubled NYPD detective is relieved of duty,
only to have his young son be the next person to go missing. In the
vein of a supernatural TAKEN.

BIG BOOK/PITCH Sale

A DOG’S PURPOSE

Representation: David Boxerbaum & Steve Fisher (APA)
Written by: Bruce Cameron & Cathryn Michon
Gavin Polone attached to produce.  Based on the novel by Bruce Cameron.

**SOLD PRE-EMPTIVELY TO DREAMWORKS FOR HIGH SIX FIGURES.  APA REPS THE
BOOK AND WRITERS.**

COMIC BOOK

WHO IS JAKE ELLIS?

Representation: Ford Gilmore (Illuminati Entertainment)
Written by: Nathan Edmondson & Tonci Zonjic
The story of a mercenary spy operating in the European underground
with one particularly unusual quirk: he has a maybe, possibly
imaginary benefactor that only he can see, a man known as Jake Ellis.
Check it: http://www.comicbookresources.com/?page=article&id=28779

RETROSEXUAL – went out OCt 19th, territories supposedly assigned the 20th

Representation: Anthony Vasto (Instrumental Literary Management)
Written by: Richard Warren Stern
A metrosexual executive gets a crash course in macho when he revives
the career of a 70’s sex symbol in a bid to save his father’s company.
ANCHORMAN meets THE HANGOVER in tone.

LONDON ROCKS

Representation: David Saunders (APA)
Written by: Malcolm Needs
In the spirit of THE ITALIAN JOB meets NATIONAL TREASURE. An American
con man discovers the missing French crown jewels hidden beneath
Trafalgar Square, the busiest intersection in all of England.

KING DOM

Representation: Shari Smiley (CAA)
Written by: Kevin Walsh
A failing used car salesman from Detroit hits the jackpot when he
learns he’s the new King of Tonga, thanks to his mother’s illicit
affair years earlier with the previous King.

IMAGINE IS NOW ATTACHED TO PRODUCE WITH WRITER/PRODUCER KEVIN WALSH…
COMEDIAN RUSSELL PETERS IS ATTACHED TO STAR IN A CAA-REPPED PACKAGE

SHE’S ALL YOURS

Representation: Jordana Mollick & Brendan Bragg (Black Sheep Entertainment)
Written by: Nick Garfinkle & Damon Lopez O’Dwyer
When Matt accidentally proposes to his new girlfriend, her cop father
threatens to frame him for the murder Matt just witnessed if he breaks
her heart like previous exes . . . Matt realizes his only way out of
the fast-approaching wedding is to make her fall in love with someone
else. How To Lose a Guy in 10 Days meets Meet The Parents.

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