• Clear Pictures Acquires Weiss Thriller

    Los Angeles, California – Clear Pictures Entertainment has optioned Flamingo Coast based on a novel by Martin Jay Weiss about a former IRS agent who goes undercover as a wealthy playboy in the Cayman Islands to track down sheltered financial criminals.

    Elizabeth Fowler will produce for Clear Pictures. They have recently made Devil's Knot starring Reese Witherspoon and Colin Firth, and are in pre-production on Facing The Wind with Vera Farmiga, Evan Rachel Woods, Alessandro Nivola, Rita Wildon, Jennifer Beals, and Melanie Griffith.

A New York crime reporter, the son of a former Police Commissioner, pursues a serial killer until he has to choose between identifying the killer and unmasking a secret his father meant to take to his grave.

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The Road to Alchemy: Press

Posted by Stephanie Reid-Simons on June 11, 2013

Amazon Studios Spotlight

When a treasure hunter discovers long-lost Nazi gold, he’s suddenly in much deeper than he expected – running for his life across Europe, unraveling secrets and lies with a beautiful ally who has some secrets of her own. This is the story of The Alchemist Agenda, written by Marty Weiss first as a screenplay, and now as a novel. It was one of the first projects added to the Amazon Studios Movie Development Slate. We asked Marty, a filmmaker based in Los Angeles, about the evolution of his story, writing for the page instead of the screen and what his Amazon Studios experience has been like.


The Alchemist Agenda: A Novel

Lyme, New Hampshire – May 1, 2013. Graybooks LLC announces the release of Marty Weiss's debut novel, The Alchemist Agenda, by its flagship imprint, Graybooks Publishers. The large-canvas thriller is available in hardcover, paperback, and ebook formats, and can be purchased wherever books are sold. The movie is already under active feature film development with Amazon Studios. For more information go to GraybooksPublishers.com.

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