Riot Movie


Status: Development

Development: Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'.

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TBA | Drama Suspense

A death row inmate helps reform a group of juvenile delinquents in a Scared Straight program when a large-scale riot breaks out.

U.S. Release Date

Riot release date is set for To Be Announced (TBA)

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Directed by

John Carpenter


Ron Brinkerhoff
Joe Gazzam

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A governor's teenage son is sent to prison as part of Scared Straight, a crime-prevention program that imprisons delinquent teens for a short period in the hopes of deterring them from a life of crime. While the teenager is there, a riot breaks out and the prisoners take him hostage. He teams up with other street kids and a con to stop the riot.

Also Known As

  • Scared Straight

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