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RUBERT BECOMES: Existentialism for Dummies

RUBERT BECOMES: Existentialism for Dummies An animated existential story of a pink Irish ogre, RUBERT, discovering his origin and creators in an animation studio.

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Sunflower Care

An elderly woman entering a care center thwarts death at every opportunity in her struggle to take back her life.

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LANA LUI/BECOMING LANA LIU

LOG LINE: A young girl begins her life as an Asian martial arts Mensa chick in search of the American Dream. SYNOPSIS: Lana Liu, disguised as a boy, enters a Chinese martial arts academy, only to be discovered. She fights to support her grandmother, and begin her journey to the home of her father, the USA. Winner of 6 'Best Screenplay' awards.

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Pebbles on the Beach

Kicking a pebble along a magical beach a school-boy becomes mesmerized by an apparition, which materializes into the girl of his dreams. Script Excerpt

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One Child Born

A Rwandan Tutsi farmer's third child is coming. As he waits on his front porch for the midwife to do her work, his oldest son arrives home with the news that a Hutu mob is also coming. Script Excerpt

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Vodoun

Michel Dumont used a wax voodoo doll to double-cross his Vodoun mentor, M. LeBrun, so he could sell his own services to the corrupt M. Toussaint. But neither Dumont nor Toussaint understood just how powerful a priest LeBrun was. Script Excerpt

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The Lost Camp

Three boys at a sleepaway Summer camp discover an abandoned, Old West town that is home to dark spirits intent on vengeance.

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The Comeback

A female college quarterback must face down the gauntlet of every critic she's ever faced, as she takes over the reigns of her team.

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I've Got Your Number

1940s film noir satire, as hard-boiled, cynical private detective Vic Winslow wallows within the sordid, sleazy world of blackmail, murder, corruption, mobsters, and pure evil, all focused upon a lovely femme fatale. Script Excerpt

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Glass Bottles

Three petty burglars sneak into a remote house unaware that there’s a strange evil waiting for them inside.

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Lies, Hamburgers, and Cufflinks

To save his life, a guy held hostage by the Russian mafia must find out who ordered the robbery of a 4 million dollar pair of cufflinks.

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THE SHEPHERD'S STAFF

When two NATO soldiers from different countries find themselves prisoners of ISIS, they are presented with an impossible choice of who will live and who will die. Script Excerpt

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EVERY WEEK

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! Script Excerpt

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Voices of Reason

Everybody has friends. Some may be good friends and some may be horrible but Les Ismore, he has the worst kind. The kind that make you question your own sanity. They may have good intentions but the voice of reason may not be what Les wants to hear.

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583

A suburban couple’s only crime is not mowing their lawn (buried under snow) in December, as per ordinance 583; the story follows their travails trying to save their home from being demolished by a monster we created: Government! Script Excerpt

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A Sacrifice to the God of the Blues

An impressionable young man struggles to make sense of the alternating good and bad advice he receives from a much older friend as they travel through the heart of Mexican drug territory on a cursed trip to a remote Pacific coast beach [Ranked 10th in the Drama short script category of MovieBytes.com's "Top 10 Contest Winning Scripts"].

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Fish Fetish

What happens when you mix compulsion with alcohol? A horrific, fast paced story of abuse and revenge inspired by "Tales From The Crypt" Script Excerpt

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WHEN YOU'RE DEAD

At a funeral, an old man tells a ghostly tale.

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CITIZEN ROSE

Mild mannered Rose lives by the simple rule: never come between a woman, her dog, and her bingo. Unfortunately, there are rule-breakers and they will NOT be tolerated.

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Sandley

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"]

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Mom's New Toy

A college student will be fired if he doesn't sell something to the next customer to walk into the adult sex store. The last person he would think to walk through the door ends up being his mother. Script Excerpt

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Get The Hell On/Off

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.

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Homemaker 3000

Alan Schlick never had any luck with women or machines until he purchased a robotic housewife. The Delightful Doris Homemaker 3000 is everything he ever dreamed of, but cheating on her is the worst mistake he'll ever make.

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War

A young Confederate soldier struggles to get through enemy lines undetected and ends up in an unexpected fight for survival.

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Serenity

A fallen advertising executive finds redemption after an unlikely meeting with a mysterious man in a soup kitchen.

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Pwned

A second rate musician acquires a pawn shop guitar for free, then learns the price he must pay for taking it.

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Rat's Bait Shop, Bar & Grill

Two marines and a Apache bar owner must stop a shoot-out in a hole in the road bar before anyone is killed.

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REVIVAL HOUSE

A young couple gets more than they expected when they attend a midnight silent film festival at a seedy movie theatre.

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Down The Shore

When a terminally ill, elderly man is visited by a mysterious young girl, he rediscovers his love of life and heals old rifts with his estranged family.

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Sunny Springs

Residents in a retirement home rebel after budget cuts take away their chocolate pudding snacks.

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Bellamy

A night out with friends turns out to be anything but normal as a local legend is put to the test. Legends have a way of adding to their own lore and these three friends will find out that if you don't know your local history, you're doomed to repeat it.

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Saber-Toothed Cat

A little girl's mother wants to rid the family of her daughter's beloved undomesticated cat until the mother faces the jaws of a vicious dog.

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It's Thursday and I Need Beer

A young woman trapped by an abusive past decides to set herself free.

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THE MINIONS

When love drives up on Holloween night you've got to be open to anything.

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Script Pitch

A new writer gets the opportunity to pitch her first script to a Hollywood bigwig.

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Encounters

A seemingly-happy college grad faces reconciling the repeated loss he’s running from when he encounters a terminally-ill hitchhiker who refuses to give up on the joy of life.

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High Tide Line

When he pulls one reckless stunt too many, a cocky teenager with a mysterious ability to heal clashes with his loving but overwhelmed father, who sees his once thoughtful and kind son teetering on...evil. Script Excerpt

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Roadside Picnic

A truck driver picks up a hitchhiker on the anniversary of the girl's mother's roadside murder.

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The Body and Blood

A priest who is losing his faith attempts to renew the faith of others at the dawn of the zombie apocalypse.

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The Tattoo

A stringy looking guy sits inside a tattoo parlor to get his girlfriend’s name and graphic heart tattooed on his chest. After the work was done, he happens to look up and sees her making out with a guy in front of the window. Script Excerpt

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HARRY

When ex-con Harry is rejected by the entire on-line dating scene he thinks it's because of his inordinate amount of body hair. So, he sets out to do something about it and discovers...it's not.

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FLEECING AMERICAN

A farmer's choice to use government subsidies for the wrong reasons results in the wool being pulled over his eyes.

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RONALD'S WRAP

Ronald's forgetfulness lands him and his girlfriend in a strawberry field dealing with a situation that pops up challenging his ability to protect both of them. Unfortunately, he may have foiled himself right into a horrifying consequence.

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Betrayal at the Wedding

Ally and Edward get married, but must face the consequences at their wedding with their single, dating parents. Script Excerpt

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Blindsided

A man goes on a blind date with a blind woman.

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POOF

In the old West, a young and hopeful man's announcement can certainly rock his girlfriend's boat.

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SHOEMANTIC LIAISONS

Unemployment, homelessness, fire or bitchy sales staff, nothing can stop true woman-on-shoe love.

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meet The Devil!

A journalist who doesn't believe in God or The Devil finds himself in Hell, calling for God. Script Excerpt

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No Time To Lose

A proud grumpy blunt social worker 's son from the United State is expelled from five schools within one year for his awful behaviours which thrusts his dad to take him to a climate refugee camp to be adaptable. He meets his age mates from different countries burdened with oppression and poverty and they decide to take a climate action.

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The Waterwheel Forest

The Waterwheel Forest is a fantasy drama short about the young boys working in a turn of the century steel mill and what happens to them during a mill disaster.

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Diana & Allan

A hurricane explodes in Allan's "neat-and-tidy-middle-aged-confirmed-bachelor-Greenwich-Village" life, when his irresistible (and behaviorally-challenged) long-distance girlfriend comes to stay in his studio apartment for his birthday weekend, and immediately reveals her spur-of-the-moment decision to relocate to NYC. Would it be OK if she stays with him till she finds her own place?

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Team Couch

Group of friends in film industry decide to take action during the upcoming Quarantine due to COVID 19. Script Excerpt

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Strange Beginnings

Are strangers warning the female protagonist of something real or are they venting their frustrations onto the new guest? Script Excerpt

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Who's The Pin Head?

What townie goes crazy and causes mayhem? Was the shipment just a mistake? Script Excerpt

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Code Enforcer

When the backyard gets out of control, you might just need to get your tears heard. Script Excerpt

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Disappointed Again

But I thought you were my friend, how much of a friend are you really?

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Dead or Alive

Are you dead? Do you collect dead things? Script Excerpt

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My Daddy Will Kill You All

In order to be retired, a hitman accepts a job that is totally contrary to his profession.

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Cross My Heart

Two teenage boys give their word of honor to stop smoking but when accidentally incarcerated in a freezer, smoking a cigarette stub might keep them tolerably warm should a last-minute rescue party arrive.

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Love At First Sight

Pete and Pally elect to gatecrash the drive-in's outdoor seats to watch Hitchcock's, Vertigo, but the Smit brothers bar the way. Hence, romantic obsession unfolds from a pine tree, followed by pandemonium and.., deliverance?

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DINNER GUNVERSATION

A crabby old lady flirts with her elderly Meals for Shut-Ins volunteer before they shoot their mouths off about gun violence. Their conversation ends three bullets later. Script Excerpt

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Little Boy's Beach Adventures Book1

A boy gets taken away from his mother under false pretense, when he was young, It is almost Christmas, and he wants to visit his birth mother for Christmas. His adopted parents and the state refuse to ever allow the boy to visit and talk to his mother. He almost ready to turn 18 next month. He takes an adventure online and in town to hunt down his mother. He gets in trouble no matter how hard he tries. Can Santa grant his wish for Christmas? Christmas is almost here!

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B*a, The Star Child

Nworb was a small brown planet. The people on Nworb wore brown clothes and ate brown food. They taught their children to chant and march. They followed rules and everyone did as they were told. But one day a very bright sparkling spaceship crashed onto Nworb. Out of this, came a colourful, singing star child named B*a. Nworb was soon thrown into chaos. Who would volunteer to change B*a into one of their own now? And how?

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Incidental Music

At a party, a famous director is the only one that hears a variety of film scores that goes with his actions. Script Excerpt

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Almost Identical

In 9,000,000 years, our gene pool starts to disintegrate and humanity begins to die off causing bio engineers to develop the sentient human copy, Venus Rising.

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Blitz

Blitz and D’adario fall in love with German shepherd dogs, chess, classical guitar, and photography.

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Ferald and Mizz Ladybug

Ferald meets an unfriendly insect named Mizz Ladybug. When their friendship slowly begins to grow, Ferald discovers the other side of life.

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Gay West, Young Man, Gay West

A gay cabaret back in the day. Script Excerpt

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Careful What You Ask For

Truly alone with his own thoughts for the first time in his life, an adrift astronaut confronts the demons left over from a tumultuous childhood.

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Soap

The bar is full but no one speaks or looks up from their texting, instead they stare down at their phones like zombies, until Jasper walks in and provides words for a muted soap opera on the large TV screen.

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Your Secrets Will Get You High

When a loud woman on a bus inadvertently starts a full-fledged AA meeting, she gets more than she bargained for. When the bus stops for a dinner break, all hell breaks loose.

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Baby's Gone

Two neglected toddlers look on as their new baby brother is taken from their motel room, as the mother watches. Baby's Gone is a short taken from my memoir, Riding in the Backseat with My Brother; currently a book but soon to be a feature screenplay. Just awarded semi-finalist for the New Millennium competition.

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Roommates

When two roommates find their third roommate dead in his room they panic, realizing they could be suspects, then spend hours getting drunk letting their imagination go wild, until the authorities show up.

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RECESS BULLY

A teacher enlightens her class of the consequences of a schoolyard bullying. 8-page short drama script.

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THE LAST PERFORMANCE

Three costume mannequins create their own final drama on a theatre stage. 3-page comedy script. 2 actors, 3 voice-overs, one location.

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NIGHT ATTACK

Remote farm, lone woman. An old farm woman getting ready for bath is attacked. 3-page short thriller script.

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THE BLOOD ATTACK

Something stolen revealed. When a Goth steals a hidden vial from a pawn broker, his walk down an alley is shortened by vampire attacks. 3-page short horror script.

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GRIEF COUNSELOR

Death’s closure can be twisted. When a family returns to the funeral home to collect their deceased relative’s ashes, they encounter inappropriate actions.3-page short comedy script.

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UNACCEPTABLE EMPLOYEE BEHAVIOUR

In an office, various inappropriate behaviour is highlighted. (4) 1-page animated or live-action comedy short scripts. Suitable for a web series.

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DATING DOS & DON’TS

In a busy bar, various inappropriate behaviour is highlighted. (4) 1-page animated or live-action comedy short scripts. Suitable for a web series.

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BE SAFE

At home and outside, children are instructed how to deal with situations and objects in a safe way. (4) 1-page animated or live action filler short scripts for children. Suitable for a web series.

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FEAR AWAY

At home and outside, children are instructed how to be more confident. (6) 1-page animated or live action filler short scripts for children. Suitable for web series.

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WHEN RUBBER DUCKIES GO BAD

1-minute horror short script. A rubber duckie in a bathtub attacks a beautiful woman.

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EXPOSED

Two women encounter a naked man in the woods and relate their story to the police. 5-page crime script.

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WINTER COVER

The husband and receptionist meet a cold end to their tryst. 5-page crime script.

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SUPER FOOT

Bravery has its physical challenges. Back to work with a broken foot, Dave must rescue his love interest from the office bully.3-page short comedy script, 3 actors, one location.

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Poor Lord Ritchie's Answer

Notorious JZ Murdock character and Medieval Lord Ritchie in this original tale of descent into madness in the surreal world that is either hallucinated or actually is a wizard's revenge.

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GENEVIEVE: A SILENT SCREEN IDYLL

A young woman's activities in a park attract an unusual group of spectators. (Silent, B&W)

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ODOMETER

A teenager buys what he thinks is his dream car, but turns out to be a nightmare killing machine.

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SON OF THE ROBE

Ben-Hur, Barabbas, Demetrius, and other Biblical movie heroes meet on a dusty road outside Jerusalem in this mash-up of Hollywood epics.

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THROUGH THE CRACKS

A social welfare boss flees from the ghosts of the people whose lives he ruined.

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Third Fiddle

The Holy Spirit, who is frustrated with getting third billing all the time and has become jealous of God and Jesus, seeks therapy from a psychiatrist that has troubles of his own. Script Excerpt

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Colorado Lobsters

Brilliant and troubled MIT grad seeks revenge on the Nuclear Power Plant manager who murdered his dad when he takes over dad's old job. What could go wrong?

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Adapted scene from The Seven Rays

This was the Seven rays Script-a-Scene contest, for the book THE SEVEN RAYS, by Jessica Bendinger. up to 5 pages from a favorite excerpt of the book. It placed: Runner Up, 2010

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Bruce Gordon's Screenwriting Samples

Three scene excerpts of a feature film script showcase the screenwriting abilities of Bruce B. Gordon. (www.BruceGordonMedia.com)

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PURSUE PEACE

In the midst of destruction and pain, a young boy yearns to stop violence however not with violence. 5 pages

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Popsicle Death

When a mobile Popsicle vendor kills himself for not being paid by yet another self-involved child, retribution does not die with him. Can the boy survive the night? What if he says, it's just not his fault? Could also work well for an animated piece.

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Sarah

Alzheimer's has devastated Grandma Sarah, but that's merely the beginning of the family's nightmare.

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The Brown Leather Pouch

On her wedding day, Fiona is given a precious leather pouch, treasured by her Grand-mother.

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the rose bud

With a longing to be no different than any other woman, Kristy seeks a loving relationship.

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Enough is Enough

Kids love halloween and nothing was going to stop three siblings the chance to carve a pumpkin.

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The Sacred Heart

Ever carved your initials on a tree?

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Alienated

A mother is concerned about her teenage son's addiction to computer games.

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The Greedy Tooth Fairy

Fear and Disbelief comes with a price.

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To live beyond his means English version

The life of the earth is facing crisis in the near future. Jack, a lonely young man, heard that he was a descendant of a country from an old man and took a test at a solitary closed room. The reward was living in luxury in the space station and marriage with a beautiful woman. Even though his mind was read by the old man during the test, he managed to pass the exam and discover the method of mind-reading. Jack skillfully dodges attacks of electromagnetic waves and sounds. And he becomes euphoric over the luxury life in the space station. However, that was a trap by an international secret organization. The story progresses along with his thought. A Crime, Sci-fi and Drama script that is based on a true story.

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THIS MODERN MAN IS BEAT (produced)

In the post 9/11 world of cultural confusion and erroneous judgment, Habib bin Habib al Fulan pawns his beloved guitar and reconciles with his young wife. Premiered in 20 countries, 127 film festivals, and won 98 Best Film Awards/12 Best Screenplay Awards.

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