Intandem Films Los Angeles-based Mary Alice Productions will produce and finance slate of films in the $20-$40 million budget range.

Mary Alice will source the equity with Intandem closing pre-sales and gap finance.

The first two films under the deal are Section 8 and X-Treme Mission.

Section 8 is a $27m comedy to be produced by Penny Marshall and directed by Scott Marshall. Josh Duhamel is in talks.

XM3D is a $40m action film (part of a planned trilogy) with Duhamel and Tyrese Gibson in talks. Other forthcoming films include Love By A Knockout, a $30 million comedy from producer Mark Lypsky.

All the films have been written by Mary Alice founder Gerald Henderson.