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After a tragic death, a grieving mother moves into an isolated farm to help her troubled teenage son cope – only to discover the farm is haunted by the ghost of a young man who committed suicide there, and he’s targeted her son as his next victim. 1st Place, Stage 32/Happy Writers New Blood, 2015.

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By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

“NEVER RETREAT, NEVER SURRENDER!” Ex-President Ulysses S. Grant struggles to complete his “Personal Memoirs” while combatting terminal cancer. He produces a masterpiece. The true story. Can be expanded to TV miniseries. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” - Dave Trottier (Author, The Screenwriter’s Bible)

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(Posted: 07/08/2018; Updated: 07/08/2018 )

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

A TOE-TAPPING MUSICAL! Legendary performers Bill “Bojangles” Robinson, Eubie Blake and Bert Williams relive their show business triumphs in spite of racism and theatrical bigotry. An epic musical drama and biopic. All music public domain; can be expanded to TV musical miniseries. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” Dave Trottier (author, “The Screenwriter’s Bible.”)

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(Posted: 07/08/2018; Updated: 07/08/2018 )

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

CHARGE! Rough Rider President Teddy Roosevelt takes on all comers – Banana Republics, Wall Street bigwigs and Congress – to build the Panama Canal. The real story. Can be expanded to TV miniseries. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” Dave Trottier (Author “The Screenwriter’s Bible.”)

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(Posted: 07/08/2018; Updated: 07/08/2018 )

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

SHE WAS THE PRESIDENT! When Woodrow Wilson suffers a massive stroke in 1919, First Lady Edith Wilson launches a mammoth White House cover-up and runs the presidency herself—for 18 months! Think “Iron Lady” (2011). Based on the true, actual historical events. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” Dave Trottier (Author, “The Screenwriter’s Bible”)

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(Posted: 07/08/2018; Updated: 07/08/2018 )

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

Federal Agents -- including a young J. Edgar Hoover and a badass female translator -- track German saboteurs plotting the July 30, 1916 Black Tom Island explosion in New York harbor: Think “J.Edgar” meets “Bridge Of Spies”. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” - Dave Trottier (Author “The Screenwriter’s Bible”).

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(Posted: 03/03/2018; Updated: 03/03/2018 )

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

A FORGOTTEN MUSICAL GENIUS! James Reese Europe fights racism, Army prejudice and the Germans when he takes command of the “Harlem Hellfighters” band, introduces jazz and pop tunes; he revolutionizes military band music forever. A WW1 action musical biopic; all music public domain. Can be adapted to TV miniseries. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” Dave Trottier (Author “The Screenwriter’s Bible.”) Synopsis

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(Posted: 08/02/2015; Updated: 07/08/2018 )

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

THEY ALL LIED! Everyone said the Chicago’s Iroquois Theatre was “Absolutely Fireproof.” And when theatre reporter exposes it as a firetrap, they tried to silence him. Then came the Children’s Matinee of December 28, 1903. The true story. Professional Coverage: "Recommend" Dave Trottier (Author, "The Screenwriter's Bible") Synopsis

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(Posted: 08/02/2015; Updated: 07/08/2018 )