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The Cold Light of Day (2012)

Elevator Pitch.

After a family holiday on a large yacht in the Costas goes disasterously wrong, Will, a young man with business problems finds himself on the run in Madrid after his father has been shot, chased by the CIA and in pursuit of a brief case, which, if he can retrieve it, will result in his family being freed by those holding them hostage. 214 more words

2010 - 2015

A Few Best Men (2011)

Elevator Pitch.

David meets Mia on holiday and they fall in love and intend to marry. The only problem is that she is in Australia and he is in London, but undeterred with his three best friends he sets off for Mia’s father’s mansion in the Blue Mountains north of Sydney. 268 more words

2010 - 2015

Eye in the Sky (2015)

Elevator Pitch.

After the death of one of their spies on the ground in Kenya the British military are prepared to use the American technology manifest in a drone piloted from the USA and the local secret service who have deployed an ornithopter, to follow the activities of a terrorist group, with the intent of sending out the local security services to capture those in the house under surveillance, but when the group are seen to be preparing a suicide bombing attack the mission is changed from one of “capture” to “kill”, using the drone’s missiles. 275 more words

2010 - 2015

True Grit (2010)

Elevator Pitch.

When the father of a girl is killed by an outlaw she determines to hunt him down with the help of Deputy Marshall “Rooster” Cogburn; the murderer, who it seems has disappeared into the badlands with an outlaw gang, is also being hunted by Texas Ranger LaBoeuf for killing a senator, and so the ill assorted trio embark on the quest, falling out on the way but eventually gaining mutual respect as they finally confront the gang. 241 more words

2010 - 2015

The Dictator (2012)

Elevator Pitch.

Admiral General Aladeen, the dictator of a country located in the Horn of Africa, is invited to the UN to discuss his nuclear development, but when he arrives in New York he is kidnapped by a villain employed by his ambitious uncle who replaces him with a dimwitted double; the dictator wanders the city unrecognised, having had his iconic beard shaved off and becomes involved with a young woman who is managing a eco store, but he must get to the UN to prevent his doubkle signing a democracy agreement. 270 more words

2010 - 2015

The Interview (2014)

Elevator Pitch.

Dave Skylark, the presenter of a popular celebrity show on US TV is invited to North Korea to interview the president Kim Jong-un, and after his producer meets with the female head of the president’s media organisation, the arrangements are made for the show to go ahead, but they are derailed by a CIA requirement that they assassinate the interviewee using a chemical strip which will transfer ricin through the man’s skin. 288 more words

2010 - 2015

The Samaritan (2012)

Elevator Pitch.

Foley, a former con artist who has served 25 years in prison for killing his former partner is released more or less into the hands of the murdered man’s son, who wants him to conduct a scam; in addition  he becomes friendly and then more with a young woman, with whom it appears he could start a new life, but the man who needs his help is insistent, and may be able to use the woman as a lever in ways beyond Foley’s imaginings. 238 more words

2010 - 2015