President and CEO Kirk D’Amico opened Myriad Pictures Inc. in 1999. Myriad Pictures is an independent entertainment company based out of Santa Monica, CA, and specializes in the production, financing, and worldwide distribution of feature films and television programming.
Myriad Pictures, Inc. has been part of producing and distributing films such as “The Good Girl”, “Little Fish”, “Kinsey”, and the “Van Wilder” trilogy.
Films Myriad Pictures is known for
Giants Being Lonely
Giants Being Lonely was added to Myriad Pictures’ virtual Cannes market slate in June 2021. Great Patterson directed the film and co-wrote it with Sam Stillman. Giants Being Lonely is about a pair of high school basketball players in the Southern United States who have dark secrets that culminate in tragedy.
Budget: N/A Domestic Box Office: N/A Worldwide Box Office: N/A
National Lampoon's Van Wilder trilogy is a comedic film directed by Walt Becker, written by Brent Goldberg and David T. Wagner that was released in 2002. The film follows Van Wilder, a seventh-year senior, who “helps” undergrads at Coolidge College succeed in their future endeavors. When Van Wilder’s father hears about his party lifestyle, his tuition is cut off and Van must figure out how to provide his own way. Ryan Renolds, Tara Reid, Kal Penn, and Tim Matheson star in the film.
Budget: $5M Domestic Box Office: $21,305,259 Worldwide Box Office: $38,275,483
The Lost Girls
Modern Persuasion is a romantic comedy by Alicia Witt that premiered at the Cannes Virtual Market. Modern Persuasion is based on the 1817 novel by Jane Austen, “Persuasion”. Modern Persuasion follows the story of a woman, focused on her career, who comes home every night to her cat. When her firm hires a past love, old feelings rise to the surface. Modern Persuasion is directed by Alex Appel and Jonathan Lisecki, written by Jonathan Lisecki and Barbara Radecki. The film stars Liza Lapira, Daniela Pineda, Shane McRae and Bebe Neuwirth.
Margin Call was directed by J.C. Chandor and takes place in the Wall Street offices of a powerful investment bank during the financial collapse of 2008. Margin Call stars Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons, Zachary Quinto, Penn Badgley, Simon Baker, Demi Moore, Stanley Tucci, and Mary McDonnell.
Deadly Cuts was written and directed by Rachel Carey and star Angeline Ball, Ericka Roe, and Victoria Smurfit. Deadly Cuts is a black comedy set in an Irish har salon where the stylists become accidental vigilantes as they take on local gang members threatening their community.
Ride the Eagle
Ride the Eagle is a comedic feature film that was directed by Trent O/Donnell and was written by Trent O’Donnell and Jake Johnson. Myriad Pictures acquired the international sales rights excluding North America from DECAL and will premiere the film at the 2021 Marche du Film Pre-Cannes Screenings starting June 21ˢᵗ.
Ride the Eagle follows a man by the name of Leif, whose estranged mother just died. Before he can receive his inheritance, he must complete a list of arduous tasks, his late mother’s attempt to make amends from beyond the grave. Ride the Eagle stars Jake Johnson, Susan Sarandon, J.K. Simmons, and D/Arcy Carden.
Myriad Pictures Contact Information
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