patriotPictures_logo_edited.jpg

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; BLACKOUT directed by Sam Macaroni, starring Josh Duhamel, Abbie Cornish, Omar Chaparro, and Nick Nolte; Nick Cassavetes written and directed G-D IS A BULLET based on a book by Boston Teran, starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Maika Monroe, Karl Glusman, January Jones, and Jamie Foxx; GET LOST written and directed by Daniela Amavia, starring Ella Bleu Travolta, Edouard Philipponnat, Sasha Luss, James Cromwell, and Terrence Howard; and GHOST SHIPS directed by Markus Blunder. Recent releases include: Sion Sono directed PRISONERS  of the GHOSTLAND (Sundance 2021; released September 17, 2021) starring Nicolas Cage, Sofia Boutella, and Bill Mosely; and completed films such as CUT THROAT  CITY directed by RZA and starring Ethan Hawke, Terrence Howard, Wesley Snipes, T.I. and Eiza Gonzalez (SXSW 2020; released 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 October 23, 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; Tony Scott’s TRUE ROMANCE starring Christian Slater, Patricia Arquette, Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, and Gary Oldman; and Quentin Tarantino’s RESERVOIR DOGS.