Trade Breaks: Magnum, Monkeys, Skypath

“Nicolas Cage is being rumored to star in the big screen version of hit 80s TV show “Magnum, P.I.” Cage is said to be seriously considering the offer after being impressed by the script, which has an even balance of comedy and crime-solving…” (full details)

“Cleve Nettles (Oculus) is writing the horror comedy “War Monkeys,” based on a story by producer Chris Patton, for Dark Horse Indie. The story follows a janitor who, during a Christmas holiday, gets trapped in an underground research facility with military-trained Rhesus monkeys…” (full details)

“Overture Films and Lawrence Bender Prods. are teaming for a pair of thrillers. “Skypath,” penned by Tony Jaswinski (“Killing Time”), centers on an ex-military airman making a cross-country flight in his Cessna aircraft who finds he is being pursued and terrorized by the pilot of a mysterious plane. “Outside,” a supernatural thriller from Ronnie Christensen (“Passengers”), follows the paranormal events that occur when a broken family takes up residence in a new house that contains the gateway to a past dimension…” (full details)