Sony Pictures Lands Jacob Chase Sci-Fi Spec ‘Infinite’

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Sony landed Infinite, a scifi- spec script by Jacob Chase. Neal Moritz and Original Film will produce. The script is described as a potential tent pole about a crew of scientists who explore the afterlife.
Chase is the writer/director who just scored a deal with Amblin Partners to turn his horror short Larry into a feature-length film. Chase will write and direct the movie version, and The Picture Company partners Andrew Rona and Alex Heineman will produce a film about a…

Amblin & The Picture Company Land ‘Larry’; Jacob Chase To Write & Direct Pic Based On His Horror Short

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EXCLUSIVE: Amblin Partners has acquired the rights to turn writer-director Jacob Chase‘s horror short Larry into a feature-length film. Chase will write and direct the movie version, and The Picture Company partners Andrew Rona and Alex Heineman will produce.
The short follows the story of Larry, a terrifying monster who manifests through high-tech devices like smartphones and other screen devices. The feature version will borrow this angle, fused to a story line about a…