Summit Entertainment has acquired the spec “Time Travel for Dummies” by Stephen Falk and Francis Stokes.
Story concerns three hapless pals who make use of a time machine to get out of life’s chores, with unexpected consequences.
Summit production VP Adrienne Biddle brought the material into the company. She will oversee the project with Summit production head Erik Feig.
Falk set up “The Prom” at Lions Gate Films, recently sold the pitch “Whispers in Bedlam” to Universal and sold one-hour drama pilot “The Vineyard” to Fox TV, with Imagine TV producing.