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By David J Schroeder.

A paralyzed young man's broken spirit and intellectual pride is challenged as a live-in supervisor in a halfway house for the mentally disabled. Winner of 16 'Best Screenplay' awards. Previously #1 on the MovieBytes.com feature Drama & Family 'Winning Lists.'

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Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 05/16/2011; Updated: 04/25/2017 )

By Linda Falcao.

The family box office power of "Sing" or "Secret Life of Pets." Live action or animated four-quadrant coming-of-age action-comedy about a girl who suddenly acquires superhero powers but must hide them from her crazily overprotective parents as she goes out to save the world. 3rd Place Winner, Fresh Voices; Finalist, Artemis Women in Action; Platinum Award, IIFA; Semifinalist, Table Read My Screenplay (Sundance); Selected, San Diego Int'l Kids & Action on Film FFs, Nominated Best Comedy; Winner, Action/Adventure Feature Film Loglines (scene performed); Winner, Comedy Feature Film Loglines. Coverage: "A charming script with a fun and engaging central character" - "A four-quadrant family film that can be inexpensively shot and can expect profit from multiple distribution lines" - "Marketability/Commerciality: Excellent" Contact lindafalcao@gmail.com Synopsis

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(Posted: 05/26/2016; Updated: 04/24/2017 )

By Robert Gately.  Interviews

A retired cop goes to the current-day Army/Navy football game with his two wacky friends intending to jump onto the field and score a touchdown he should’ve scored decades ago when he fumbled during the same football classic as time ran out, only this time dozens of security guards await him, and it’ll be a friggin’ miracle if he succeeds. Synopsis PDF Excerpt

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(Posted: 08/19/2003; Updated: 04/25/2017 )

By Jonathan LaPoma.  Interviews

After his brother attempts suicide a few weeks before Christmas, an unrepentant asshole with a heart of gold moves back in with his comically dysfunctional family to help his brother, only to discover that his brother is the sanest of them all [Ranked 2nd in the "GLBT" category of MovieBytes's Top 10 Contest Winning Scripts. Austin Film Festival Second Round, Page International Quarterfinalist]. Synopsis

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(Posted: 04/02/2016; Updated: 04/23/2017 )

By Mary Huckstep.

A shy Scots farmer asks God to teach him about ladies so he can find a good woman and marry her, not knowing that this will propel him onto a wild, coming-of-age roller coaster ride at the ripe old age of 38. PDF Excerpt

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(Posted: 03/18/2013; Updated: 02/12/2017 )

By Robert Gately and Drew Keil.  Interviews

Self-exiled at home for decades, an agoraphobic mother must choose between her recluse life and trekking through the scary bustle of NYC to see her estranged daughter perform a solo at Carnegie Hall and, while she takes this voyage with her two loved-starved friends, this eclectic, female ensemble allow us to laugh and cry while making us believe we are never too old to dream and never too young to forgive Synopsis PDF Excerpt

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Format: Stageplay

(Posted: 08/19/2003; Updated: 04/25/2017 )

By David J Schroeder.

A disabled germophobic scholar, a Black/Swedish hip-hop poet, a multiple personality John Doe, and a martial arts Asian Mensa chick want to collect a $10 million court settlement for their 'Big Idea' - a telephone condom. Winner of 3 'Best Screenplay' award, 1 'Best Dialogue' award.

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(Posted: 01/27/2012; Updated: 04/01/2017 )

By Mike McGeever.

A cynical accountant risks his career when he falls in love with his chief suspect.

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(Posted: 01/13/2006; Updated: 08/17/2016 )

By Andrew Garrett.  Interview

Mouse mayor Mary Lou, newly elected--her wedding to beau Sly Snake is expected. Unfortunately for the town, the sugar mill has just burned down. Rowley (frog and, frankly, scum) has town and bride under his thumb. Just one day--that's all Sly's got, to save his gal and foil the plot. Synopsis PDF Excerpt

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(Posted: 01/21/2012; Updated: 02/07/2017 )

By Brent Hartinger.

DEAD ENDERS (Romantic Comedy/Black Comedy): Two near-death survivors join together to kill themselves in order to return to heaven -- but suicide proves more difficult than anticipated, especially when they fall in love.

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Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 11/27/2011; Updated: 06/03/2016 )

By Stephen M. Hunt.  Interview

God goes to his psychiatrist determined not to admit that Satan is his alter ego.

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Format: Short Screenplay

(Posted: 04/23/2016; Updated: 04/11/2017 )

By Steve Weissman.

God warns goofy Humphrey, he's on the verge of failing Angel School when an elite class of angels head to earth to help major catastrophes, yet poor Humphrey plans to aid just one man who lost a piece of paper. Synopsis PDF Excerpt

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Format: Short Screenplay

(Posted: 08/11/2008; Updated: 08/23/2016 )

By Russ Meyer.  Interviews

A suburban couple, guilty of not mowing their lawn (buried under snow) in December, tries to save their home from being demolished by a monster we created: Government; just because their local ordinance states ‘Lawns must be mowed every two weeks‘. PDF Excerpt

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Format: Short Screenplay

(Posted: 09/18/2010; Updated: 03/11/2017 )

By Russ Meyer.  Interviews

When a small time private investigator gets a chance at the big time taking on a prominent politician’s wife’s case; neither realizes they are in way over their heads, the political party has been shadowing her, and will do anything to protect her husband, a presumed future presidential candidate. Synopsis PDF Excerpt

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(Posted: 03/16/2010; Updated: 03/04/2017 )

By Steve & Rosemary Weissman.

A playboy eye doctor seduces who he thinks is a new-ager, yet ends up locked in medieval blocks begging for forgiveness on worldwide TV. Synopsis

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(Posted: 12/01/2007; Updated: 08/23/2016 )

By Jay Natelle & Martyn Hobbs.

Exiled in Venice, amidst wine, women and partying, life has lost all meaning for Europe’s most famous poet until he blunders into a farcical but deadly conspiracy where he must choose between risking everything to save a damsel in distress or living on as the aging caricature of the romantic lover. PDF Excerpt

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(Posted: 05/28/2016; Updated: 05/30/2016 )

By Della Vance Greenawalt.

An elderly woman entering a care center thwarts death at every opportunity. Synopsis

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Format: Short Screenplay

(Posted: 02/03/2017; Updated: 04/02/2017 )

By Mike McGeever.

A cynical MBA seeks a mysterious treasure at a bizarre New Orleans restaurant and discovers a fortune beyond his imagination.

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(Posted: 04/09/2007; Updated: 08/17/2016 )

By Stephen M. Hunt.  Interview

A seventy year old man's ingenious plan to divorce without selling his dead father's vintage car is progressing nicely, until his wife smells a rat. Aimed primarily at French-speaking countries, this film will be made in France with French cast and crew and have English sub-titles for other countries.

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Format: Short Screenplay

(Posted: 12/17/2016; Updated: 04/01/2017 )

By Shannonn Kelly.

Imagine if Mick Jagger blew his chance at fame. After snorting away his one shot at becoming a major rock star 40 years earlier, a burnt out front man gets a second chance to live his rock god dream. The obstacle... Convincing his 70-year-old band buddies who are still angry with him that they have rock n’ roll running through their veins.

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(Posted: 10/13/2016; Updated: 10/13/2016 )

By Andy Jones.

Five years after the Zombie Apocalypse, a couple fighting about whether to start a family adopts a baby Zombie they don't have the heart to kill.

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(Posted: 12/06/2016; Updated: 12/06/2016 )

By Russell Meyer.  Interviews

For wont of a nail the shoe was lost, for wont of a vacuum cleaner switch Julie nearly loses her home to a pair of six foot fuzzballs with limbs, speech, and manners! PDF Excerpt

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Format: Short Screenplay

(Posted: 10/01/2012; Updated: 03/15/2017 )

By Robert Gately.  Interviews

A mother's dim wit, a child's mischievous behavior, and a father's blasé attitude on child rearing clash in a harrowing experience that has the mother close to a nervous breakdown. Synopsis

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(Posted: 01/19/2004; Updated: 12/05/2016 )

By Peter Phelan.

Homer receives a windfall (out of pure dumb luck) and promptly sets up shop as a financial guru.

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Format: TV Episode

(Posted: 06/02/2005; Updated: 09/12/2016 )

By Jonathan LaPoma.  Interviews

A first-year teacher in an at-risk Los Angeles middle school finds the inspiration to confront his bullies through his interactions with a lovable, but equally teased, student. [Ranked 2nd in the Urban short script category of MovieBytes.com's "Top 10 Contest Winning Scripts"] Synopsis

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(Posted: 06/27/2015; Updated: 04/17/2017 )

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