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Projects

Berserker (The Viking)

Release: 2020
Director(s): Mel Gibson

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENPLAY BY: Oscar-Nominated, Randall Wallace

PRODUCER ATTACHED: Randall Wallace

TALENT UNDER CONSIDERATION: Charlie Hunnam

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Historical [Viking Age] Drama. Project under consideration for Development Funds, Production Equity and P&A.


Down at the Balinese Room

Release: 2019
Director(s): TBD

PROJECT TYPE: Television Series

CREATED BY: Matthew Minson

PILOT SCREENPLAY (& SEASON ONE SCREENPLAY(S) BY: Matthew Minson

WRITING SHOW-RUNNER ATTACHED: TBD

PRODUCER ATTACHED: Remy Carter

TALENT ATTACHED: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: A true crime, historical action-drama series, in one-hour format. Project under consideration for Development Funds and Production Equity. 


Sun City

Release: 2021
Director(s): TBD

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENPLAY BY: Matthew Minson

PRODUCER ATTACHED: TBD

TALENT UNDER CONSIDERATION: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: A group of eccentric, vibrant senior citizens discover a surplus of CIA engineered marijuana seeds and embark on a hilarious journey to wrest control of their community from an oppressive corporation, while teaching a young man that coming of age is possible, no matter how old you are. This screenplay is a top ten percent contender in the Academy Nicholl Fellowship Screenwriting Competition. Project under consideration for Development Funds.


Stuck in Stowe

Release: 2020
Director(s): TBD

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENPLAY BY: Matthew Minson

PRODUCER ATTACHED: TBD

TALENT UNDER CONSIDERATION: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: A hit man infiltrates a Vermont screenwriters' retreat to kill a movie producer, whose latest flop lost mob money, and learns that his cover "story" has been greenlit by the very producer he has targeted. Now he is stuck in Stowe until he decides how his story will end. Project under consideration for Development Funds.


Incidentals

Release: 2019
Director(s): Matthew Minson

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENPLAY BY: Matthew Minson

PRODUCER ATTACHED: Stephen Jon Whritner

TALENT UNDER CONSIDERATION: TBD.

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: A flawed aspiring writer holes up in a seedy motel in Louisiana for the International Three Day Novel Competition. Unfortunately the crummy room creeps him out, the staff creep him out and he is certain that something supernatural is out to get him... then again, it might just be his meds.

 


Thunder Run.

Release: 2020
Director(s): Simon West

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENPLAY BY: Robert Port

PRODUCER ATTACHED: Simon West & Jib Polhemus

TALENT ATTACHED: Gerard Butler, Sam Worthington & Lawrence Fishburne

BASED ON: The book by David Zucchino

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The inside story of one of the most brutal and decisive battles in combat history, of how, with fewer than a thousand men, and facing dugin Iraqi forces, the Second ('Tusker') Brigade of the Third Infantry Division punched a hole through the heart of Baghdad with a high-speed charge. It is a riveting account of how soldiers really respond under fire - and how human frailties are magnified in a war zone. The project is under due diligence review in consideration of Development Funding and P&A.

 


Project LEO.

Release: 2021
Director(s): TBD

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

BASED ON: Real world, true, historical events, surrounding a government sanctioned assassination team (script to be developed)

SCREENWRITER ATTACHED: TBD

PRODUCER ATTACHED: Ricky Jones

TALENT ATTACHED: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Real world, true, historical events, surrounding a government sanctioned assassination team. Project under consideration for Development Funding. L.O.I. issued to Clint Eastwood. 


Heavenly Horse.

Release: 2021
Director(s): Simon West

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENWRITER: David Franzoni

PRODUCER ATTACHED: TBD

TALENT ATTACHED: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Ex-military and geneticist trace origin of the horse in this action drama. Picture to be filmed in Texas and Southwest. 


White Cargo.

Release: 2021
Director(s): Aaron Eckhart

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENWRITER: Aaron Eckhart 

PRODUCER ATTACHED: TBD

TALENT ATTACHED: Aaron Eckhart

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Action film. Project under consideration for Development Funding.


Letters From Paris.

Release: 2020
Director(s): Antoine Fuqua

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENWRITER: Anne-Marie MacKay

PRODUCER ATTACHED: Fuqua Films

TALENT ATTACHED: Morgan Freeman

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Set in WWII, the tragic love story between an African-American GI and a French Girl. The Picture is to be filmed in Texas and Europe. Project under due diligence review in consideration for Development Funding and P&A.


Ace of Aces

Release: TBD
Director(s): Jacob Reynolds, Antoine Fuqua

PROJECT TYPE: Reality-Based Television Production

CREATED BY: Jacob Reynolds

PRODUCER ATTACHED: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Reality-Based Television Production with Antoine Fuqua attached. Project under consideration for Development Funding.


Love Affair of Tang Dynasty.

Release: TBD
Director(s): Antoine Fuqua

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENWRITER: David Franzoni

PRODUCER ATTACHED: Antoine Fuqua

TALENT ATTACHED: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: A romantic drama, set in 8th century China, centered on the tragic love affair between Emperor Xuanzong and his concubine. Project under due diligence review in consideration of Development Funds, Production Equity and P&A. Project evaluation is being conducted by Dale Johnson (MICA) and meetings are underway in Beijing with the Ministry of TV & Film. Lynmar Entertainment is currently under consideration for Production.


The Heart Mender.

Release: 2021
Director(s): Richard Fox

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

BASED ON: The book by Andy Andrews

SCREENWRITER ATTACHED: TBD

PRODUCER ATTACHED: TBD

TALENT ATTACHED: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: A feature film based on the book by Andy Andrews. Picture to be filmed in Texas. Project under consideration for Development Funding.


Korea. Development Funding

Release: 2021
Director(s): Antoine Fuqua

PROJECT TYPE: Feature Film

SCREENWRITER: David Franzoni

PRODUCER ATTACHED: TBD

TALENT ATTACHED: TBD

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Historical drama centered around a controversial order from General McArthur that was ignored by American general in the name of compassion for Korean civilians in the end of Korean War. 

 


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