EXCLUSIVE: Blumhouse Productions has acquired the Sean Finegan & Gregg Maxwell Parker spec Free Fall, and will produce the micro-budget rock-climbing, survival thriller with Madhouse Entertainment. When a man joins his estranged daughter on a mountain climb in an attempt to repair their relationship, a tragic accident leaves them stranded hundreds of feet in the air. As a storm sets in, the two must fight against the elements and terrifying heights in order to survive. Blumhouse’s Jason Blum and Madhouse’s Adam Kolbrenner are producing. Blumhouse’s Couper Samuelson is executive producing. Madhouse’s Robyn Meisinger & Ryan Cunningham are also involved in producing capacities. The scribe team wrote Getaway, the 2013 Warner Bros/Dark Castle film that starred Ethan Hawke, Selena Gomez and Jon Voight. They are scripting the musical “Just My Imagination for Derby Street Films & The Cutting Edge Group, with Quincy Jones exec producing. The writers are repped by Paradigm, Madhouse and attorney Larry Kopeikin.
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