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Film Pitch<br />ASSASSINATION<br />
Unique Selling point<br />Assassination is a film about a top spy in World War III who must escape the many assassination ...
Genre<br /><ul><li>Genre: Action Adventure
Sub-Genre: Espionage, War, Thriller</li></li></ul><li>Synopsis<br />The film begins when secret agent Dave Johnson breaks ...
IN SUMMARY…<br />Dave discovers plot to destroy USA<br />Dave makes it back to the USA<br />Dave is then on the run from t...
Narrative:Todorov Analysis<br />Equilibrium: Dave Johnson is one of the top spies in the U.S. secret service, and is doing...
Iconography<br /><ul><li>War: Conflict, Guns, Army in Action, Constant Threat from Another Country
Action: Fight Scenes, Weapons, Constant Danger, Assassination, Spies, Helicopters
Espionage: Spying, Gadgets, Infiltrating Maximum Security
Thriller: Peril, Exciting Scenes</li></li></ul><li>Character:Propp Analysis<br />Hero: Dave Johnson<br />Villain: Head of ...
Settings<br /><ul><li>North Korean Setting will connote adventure as it is in a foreign and unfamiliar location
Maximum security centre represents the espionage theme
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  1. 1. Film Pitch<br />ASSASSINATION<br />
  2. 2. Unique Selling point<br />Assassination is a film about a top spy in World War III who must escape the many assassination attempts of his enemies, and must eventually escape North Korea alive to save the world<br />
  3. 3. Genre<br /><ul><li>Genre: Action Adventure
  4. 4. Sub-Genre: Espionage, War, Thriller</li></li></ul><li>Synopsis<br />The film begins when secret agent Dave Johnson breaks into a maximum security enemy base, in the middle of world war III.  It is a nuclear war between mainly the USA and North Korea, and Dave Johnson is a secret agent, breaking into a North Korean Nuclear Weapons development facility.  He manages to steal a large amount of weapon blueprints but gets caught trying to escape, and only narrowly gets out alive.  The enemy, however, took the blueprints away, and he can only remember what they were like.  One day, when at home, Dave is attacked by a North Korean agent who has come to kill him because he knows all the plans of North Korea, and only just survives.  There is a fight scene here that takes place on the rooftops of a city.  The Koreans hire another assassin, but Dave manages to escape again.  A ninja is then sent to take Dave, and he wakes up in North Korea, as a prisoner.  He breaks out of the prison with agent Scarlet Edwards, a fellow prisoner of war and old friend, but they can't leave North Korea without being found by the enemy.  They are chased many times through the streets of North Korea, and then arrange to fly out of the country, and there is a final fight scene at the end and they narrowly escape on the plane.  When they touch down in the USA, they tell the USA of the Koreans' plans to use their nukes, and they manage to stop a huge missile attack from destroying North America.  Dave Johnson and Scarlet Edwards are together again after years apart and they are awarded many awards for their brave work.<br />
  5. 5. IN SUMMARY…<br />Dave discovers plot to destroy USA<br />Dave makes it back to the USA<br />Dave is then on the run from the North Korean Secret Service<br />Dave is captured and brought to North Korea<br />Dave meets agent Scarlet Edwards<br />The two escape the prison and try to escape North Korea<br />There is a final fight and the agent return and save the USA from the biggest terrorist attack in history<br />
  6. 6. Narrative:Todorov Analysis<br />Equilibrium: Dave Johnson is one of the top spies in the U.S. secret service, and is doing a mission that is going successfully. He does almost get captured but eventually escapes<br />Disruption: After an assassination attempt, Dave Johnson realises that the North Korean Secret Service will stop at nothing to kill him, as he knows their plans to destroy America. Dave is kidnapped to North Korea<br />Restoration: Dave and Scarlet make it out of North Korea alive and are rewarded for his bravery back in the U.S.A; and their valuable information helps to decommission the North Korean Secret Service. Dave and Scarlet are together<br />
  7. 7. Iconography<br /><ul><li>War: Conflict, Guns, Army in Action, Constant Threat from Another Country
  8. 8. Action: Fight Scenes, Weapons, Constant Danger, Assassination, Spies, Helicopters
  9. 9. Espionage: Spying, Gadgets, Infiltrating Maximum Security
  10. 10. Thriller: Peril, Exciting Scenes</li></li></ul><li>Character:Propp Analysis<br />Hero: Dave Johnson<br />Villain: Head of North Korean Secret Service<br />Princess (and Helper): Scarlet Edwards<br />Donor: Head of U.S. Secret Service<br />
  11. 11. Settings<br /><ul><li>North Korean Setting will connote adventure as it is in a foreign and unfamiliar location
  12. 12. Maximum security centre represents the espionage theme
  13. 13. A fight/chase scene that takes place on a roof top will connote action, as there is a great risk of falling off</li></li></ul><li>MAIN CAST<br />Matt Damon: Dave Johnson<br />Natalie Portman: Scarlet Edwards<br />Jackie Chan: Head of North<br />Korean Secret Service<br />Dennis Quand: Head of US<br />Secret Service<br />
  14. 14. Release Plan<br /><ul><li>Release Date: June 8th 2013
  15. 15. Teaser posters and teaser trailer will begin to make appearances a year before film's release
  16. 16. Full trailer will be released 4 months before the film's release
  17. 17. Main poster will also be released 4 months before the film's release
  18. 18. T.V. Spot will be aired on major T.V. channels such as I.T.V and Sky 1 month before film’s release
  19. 19. Expected BBFC Rating: 12a</li></li></ul><li>Target Audience<br /><ul><li>Ages: 12-30
  20. 20. Gender: Specifically males but may have some appeal for females
  21. 21. Interests: War, guns, explosions, chases, exciting stunts, cars, thrill, impending doom, espionage etc.</li>

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