About Patriot Pictures

Est. 2005

Patriot Pictures is an award-winning Film Finance and Production House, based out of West Hollywood, California.

Michael Mendelsohn (CEO) packages film production elements including upcoming; Nick  Cassavetes written and directing CUS & MIKE starring Academy Award Winner Sir Anthony Hopkins based on legendary boxing coach and trainer Cus D’Amato; G*DFORSAKEN starring Thomas Jane, and Terence Stamp to be directed by Paul Johansson; Nick Cassavetes will also be directing G-D IS A BULLET based on a book by Boston Teran ; Circle of Confusion producing MY ONLY SUNSHINE  directed by Joe Lynch starring Academy Award Winner J.K. Simmons. Currently in post-production is BLACKOUT starring Josh Duhamel, Nick Nolte, Abbie Cornish, and Omar Chaparro directed by Sam Macaroni. Recently released films include Sion Sono directing PRISONERS  of the GHOSTLAND (Sundance 2021) starring Nicolas Cage, Sofia Boutella, and Bill Mosely; as CUT THROAT  CITY (SXSW 2020) directed by RZA and starring Ethan Hawke, Terrence Howard, Wesley Snipes, T.I. and Eiza Gonzalez (release date  August 21, 2020); ZEROVILLE starring James Franco, Seth Rogan, Megan Fox, and Danny McBride; RUNNING WITH THE  DEVIL starring Nicolas Cage, and Laurence Fishburne; SYNCHRONIC starring Anthony Mackie and Jamie Dornan (release date November 11, 2020); HANGMAN starring Al Pacino, Karl Urban, and Brittany Snow currently on NETFLIX; and I AM WRATH starring John Travolta.

Patriot Pictures aims at entertainment that inspires social awareness spotlighting good vs evil in society throughout history and engaging audiences to participate in positive social change. 

Mendelsohn has also arranged financing through BNP Paribas, Standard Charter Group/Union Bank of California, Citi Bank, JPMorgan for such films as written and directed by Andrew Niccol’s  LORD OF WAR, starring Nicolas Cage and Ethan Hawke; Beacon Pictures’ and Wolfgang Peterson’s AIR FORCE ONE; Norman Jewison directed HURRICANE CARTER starring Denzel Washington; Lakeshore Entertainment produced Mark Pellington directed THE MOTHMAN PROPHECIES; Len Wiseman’s UNDERWORLD; Silver Pictures starring Kate Beckinsale  and the Wachowski's directed THE MATRIX starring Keanu Reeves; Icon Pictures and Nancy Meyers directed WHAT WOMEN WANT starring Mel Gibson; Luc Besson directed NIKITA; and Quentin Tarantino’s RESERVOIR DOGS.