Browse/Search Scripts

Script Name
1

LEGACY (retitled LEGACY TWO: ORIGINS)

A coming of age story about a boy in Ireland named Lachlan who finds himself in a magical world he never knew existed. Kyros, Lachlan’s father, abandoned his son as a young child, and never saw him again. Now Lachlan must deal with the resentment that he feels towards his father while attempting to rescue him on an epic journey. Script Excerpt

Format:
2

LUANA (retitled LEGACY ONE: LUANA)

After her parents are murdered, the last dragon whisperer — a 16 yr old grieving teenager named Luana — goes on an epic quest to avenge their deaths and rescue her village from blood-thirsty banshees. Script Excerpt

Format:
3

TRUE DESTINY

A mysterious shadow organization launches the political career of a dynamic woman, pre-destined to change the world. Yet, this same organization has other plans, as it conspires with the VP candidate to take her out, and overthrow the country. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
4

HALFWAY HOME

When a catastrophic accident causes an athlete to become paralyzed, and all seems to be lost, he finds redemption in the most unlikely place, with a gaggle of colorful characters in a halfway house for the mentally disabled. Winner of 19 'Best Screenplay' awards. Previously #1 on the MovieBytes.com feature Drama & Family 'Winning Lists.'

Format:
Genres:
5

The Heart of a Tiger

The Heart of a Tiger is based on the true story of a woman who escaped the Cambodian Genocide in the 1970s. It follows three generations of women struggling against the boundaries placed upon them, each ultimately emerging triumphant to achieve their dreams. This is my family’s story of survival. Received 39 awards.

Format:
6

Hell Followed With Him

When a former Army Sergeant discovers that the crime family responsible for his best friend's death is holding the city of New York hostage, he makes it his personal mission to take them down no matter the cost.

Format:
7

LOST CAUSE

A lost nuclear bomb is found on a stranded ship heading for the Gulf of Mexico.

Format:
8

Boundary Waters

America is in violent upheaval, and Amelia Connor will do whatever it takes to get her children out of the country and to safety in Canada. Even if it involves facing down armed raiders, challenging a military order determined stop fleeing citizens, braving the life-threatening dangers of a vast wilderness and, perhaps toughest of all, finding common ground with the ex-husband who unwittingly fueled the movement that caused this chaos.

Format:
9

CHARMER - BREAKOUT TO MEXICO

Maria (a lonely drug runner) enlists Peter (a lonely ex-narc) as her wingman for a dangerous ‘road trip’ to Mexico - with the mysterious aide of Grandma (a venerable DEA agent).

Format:
10

Operation Brother Sam

During the Cold War, an aging Intelligence Officer addicted to anxiolytics must lead a rogue team of spies to investigate a US ambassador involved in a conspiracy in Brazil. Based on historical events.

Format:
11

MOJO

When a voodoo loving spiritualist tries to save her grandmother’s home by accepting a job in a law firm owned by her childhood crush, she must choose between her crush and the home she loves when the firm’s most important clients decide they want to buy it.

Format:
12

Tres Banditos

*Winner, Inroads and StoryPros Awards* After running afoul of his shady underworld creditors, a washed-up athlete becomes involved in an outlandish scheme to steal the most famous trophy in the world.

Format:
Genres:
13

Henrietta

Ohio, 1887. A multiracial family is devastated by illness after 11 year old Rhett believes she has summoned a demonic power. While her doctor stepfather quarantines the house for cholera, Rhett must fight through an otherworldly dreamscape to protect her mother and brother. (harryaspinwall.com/henrietta) Script Excerpt

Format:
14

HAVANA RUN

Prodigal son, Emilio Garcia returns home for the funeral of his younger brother, then unwittingly leaves again with an ‘old girlfriend with baggage’ on a forbidden trip/ action adventure vacation to Havana, Cuba.

Format:
15

The Barking Spider

When Joe’s 39 year-old addicted and pregnant daughter appears on his doorstep, his sedentary life is about to disappear forever. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
16

COOP

An inspirational drama about a disabled dog who assists a recently disabled young athlete find renewed purpose in his life.

Format:
Genres:
17

PLAY THE FOOL

PLAY THE FOOL (Action / Comedy) An eccentric musician recruits his old band to help steal a legendary guitar, unaware that competing military teams from Russia and the US Air Force - both trying to avert WWIII - are after his bass-player's rare, vintage gear. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
18

Untouchable!

An explosion rocks the corporate world when a blonde bombshell in stainless steel collides with the nation's most powerful man sending him into oblivion. Script Excerpt

Format:
19

BAD LISTING

(Thriller/Horror): When two strangers share an Airbnb unit, they each worry the other has a dark secret. But, in fact, a supernatural presence is toying with them both. A small-cast, minimal-location script -- a winner in both the StoryPros and WriteMovies contests -- by a two-time produced writer. Script Excerpt

Format:
20

Inked In Blood

A tortured, tattooed albino returns to the town he ran away from as a child to exact his revenge on all those who wronged him, and face the man he fears the most. His father. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
21

Harm for the Holidays

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 (#1 ranked Comedy and GLBT script on MovieBytes).

Format:
Genres:
22

HAT TRICK

A retired police officer 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. Script Excerpt

Format:
23

The 49th Day

A young girl’s imaginary friend starts killing her family off, one by one. But how can you stop Death when she wants to play? (This script has won multiple grand prizes and was selected for The 2016 BloodList.) Script Excerpt

Format:
24

The Paper Route

A teenager about to turn 16 makes a discovery that could be his ticket out of his oppressive small town life, but it means leaving his younger brother behind.

Format:
Genres:
25

SAVING SIMON

When a reckless 18-year-old becomes a mob target after her father goes to prison, she must outwit the mob’s plan to destroy her father, and at the same time prove to Social Services she is responsible enough to care for her hyper-intelligent, OCD, half-brother (11).

Format:
26

TIME ZERO

After acquiring the psychic ability to see everybody's past, a CIA Operative faces terrorists that kidnap his loved ones and force him to use his powers against his country.

Format:
27

McBrides

When her male reporters, including her sexist brother, volunteer to take part in a Ukrainian bride service for an article, a senior editor must do all that she can to contain the craziness that follows, and guide the guys into finding true love. Script Excerpt

Format:
28

BULLY! (Teddy Roosevelt and the Panama Canal)

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.”) SEMI-FINALIST Fade In Awards rue Story/Bio Competition Script Excerpt

Format:
29

FEEDER

A dysfunctional family moves from Los angeles to picturesque Murphy Springs, Colorado with hopes of a fresh start, but those plans are foiled when they discover that this quaint mountain refuge holds dark secrets that could tear them apart.

Format:
Genres:
30

Don't You Know Who I Am?

A hollywood security guard digs up celebrity dirt for money, but now his efforts to get the goods and evade detection are complicated when he befriends a young actress, and uncovers her dark secret.

Format:
Genres:
31

The Glade

Rose Ferguson just wants the family back she’s never known. Unbeknownst to Rose, an evil as old as time itself, wants to make sure that reunion never takes place. When all seems lost, the one thing she sought might be her only saving grace.

Format:
32

Rational Panic

When a professor's wife, who suffers a panic disorder, disappears mysteriously during Mardi Gras, the professor obsesses on one of his students who's writing a play with a character eerily similar to his wife and may be in on the disappearance. Winner, Writers on the Storm; Top 16 scripts, Slamdance. Previously optioned to an LA production company.

Format:
Genres:
33

THE BIG IDEA

THE BIG IDEA: a jack-ass odyssey. Before the pandemic, a disabled germaphobic/dirty joke scholar, a Black/Swedish hip-hop poet, a multiple personality John Doe, and a martial arts American/Asian Mensa chick want to collect a $10 million court settlement from infomercial giant, fat-man Tony Idoni, for their 'Big Idea' - a telephone condom. But they find that the biggest of big ideas is LOVE. FOUR 'Best Screenplay' award, and ONE 'Best Dialogue' award. Recent winner of Best Comedy feature in the Canadian Diversity FF.

Format:
34

RECOIL

Two survivors of a school shooting form an unhealthy romance and begin to collect guns in order to recover from their mutual trauma.

Format:
Genres:
35

Rebel Tides

When modern warfare meets medieval, a tyrannical monster of a man takes control of England. A former member of the SAS closes himself off from the apocalyptic world until its savagery finds its way to his doorstep. He will be forced to make a choice, to abstain, or intervene, but what he doesn't know is that the oppressive king is his former brother in arms and best friend, long thought dead.

Format:
36

Kibou

A tenacious young Japanese-American's loyalties, duties, and illicit interracial relationship are tested to the limits when his family is separated by the US government and imprisoned during a time of fear and paranoia surrounding WWII.

Format:
Genres:
37

The Anklebiter

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.

Format:
Genres:
38

TRAUMATIZED

The sole survivor of a serial killer, tortured by visions of her ordeal, decides to conduct her own investigation only to realize that her former captor, whom she thought dead, might still be alive and after her.

Format:
39

Murder in Emergency!

A nurse's fight to save her hospital becomes a war when she discovers patients are being murdered by predators lurking the wards at night. Script Excerpt

Format:
40

Maeta's Story (prev. Uncle Frits)

In the Occupied Netherlands, a widow and child go into hiding with the help of her brother who struggles with PTSD. Script Excerpt

Format:
41

The Wayward Son

Orphaned after his father is murdered in the Rock Springs Massacre of 1885, Bo helps his adopted family of sheep ranchers fight for their land in bloody range wars while struggling with his identity and reigniting a dangerous love affair. (Formerly titled BLOOD LAW)

Format:
Genres:
42

Visions

A lonely girl is haunted by visions of classmates' murders. She suspects her overprotective father may be going to extremes to keep her isolated.

Format:
43

Alien In My Pocket

A pocket-sized alien prince travels to Earth to open relations, only to discover his cousin is plotting his assassination to steal the crown and achieve galactic domination, starting with Earth.

Format:
44

Time and Again

A ruthless politician makes a deal with an ambitious scientist: she gives him unlimited resources and he lets her use his time-bending machine to spy on her enemies. But neither of them knows that the technology has a flaw that will ultimately destroy the world. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
45

BOSS TWEED

NYC politician William M. “Boss” Tweed loots the city treasury for millions until exposed by the upstart New York Times and immigrant cartoonist Thomas Nast. Political drama/strong contemporary relevance. Heavy non-comic animation and graphics. Professional Coverage: “RECOMMEND” – Dave Trottier (Author, “The Screenwriter’s Bible”)

Format:
46

Simon of Cyrene

And they compel one Simon of Cyrene, who passed by, coming out of the country, the father of Alexander and Rufus, to bear his cross.

Format:
47

Desert Quarry

Two mercenaries rob a former colleague's New York jewelry shop to even a score, but after the shop’s employees are found murdered, a deadly bank heist in Iraq begins to haunt them. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
48

COOPER'S PROMISE

A gay army deserter adrift in a war-torn African country vows to save a girl trafficked into prostitution to redeem himself for an earlier promise he could not keep.

Format:
Genres:
49

Doors of Miracles

Fighting fear, the Doors to God's Miracles are flung open wide transcending a young woman into the Universe to return with supernatural powers, miracles - and God speaks. Script Excerpt

Format:
50

South Of Main Street

Mom dies and the youngest daughter sues the emotionally challenged Dad for financial control of the estate sending him on a quest to prove he is normal - not an easy task when you are not.

Format:
Genres:
51

The Gate

The Gate is a fantasy action feature about two crusty bait and tackle guys who must stop eco-terrorists who have opened a time portal to the Pleistocene era and are about to wipe out humanity's ancestors to save the planet. Script Excerpt

Format:
52

War Bonds

In the dark, the truth is bright Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
53

Uniforms

Based on true events, a coming-of-age/immigration/love story takes us from central 1950's Mexico to Chicago (and a stint in Vietnam). A crooked legal system tried mightily to thwart a young man. Scouts and martial arts figure in his favor, along with family, pluck, honest work and a supernatural drum element. (This is the updated previous winner script "Machismo, Machisma").

Format:
54

Conduit of Evil

An EMT attempts to save the life of a vicious killer — but the killer's evil spirit passes into him, and through him into his 8 year old nephew.

Format:
55

Perfect Contrition

A traumatized priest haunted by visions of his violent past obligingly serves a rural parish while indulging in a long distance affair, but his vindictive compulsion is sparked when he’s wrongly blamed for the deaths of two troubled altar boys. Script Excerpt

Format:
56

Season of Mists

A Kurdish escapee from an honor killing is imprisoned in a detention center, from which she must find the strength to resist her captors and gain freedom--forcing a confrontation with the brother that still wants her dead. Script Excerpt

Format:
57

My Enemy, My Friend

After their only child was accidentally killed by a black security guard who mistook him for a thief, a white woman develops a feeling of hatred towards all black people.

Format:
Genres:
58

RANGEL

Adolfo Rangel is a 19-year old Venezuelan boy with an American Dream of becoming a professional basketball player who works in a carwash while trying to achieve his goal. The greatest opportunity that comes to his life… Set in Maracaibo, Venezuela. A team called “THE WOLVES” just kicked out their best player, Jesus Gutierrez just two months before the big tournament. The coach of the team, Carlos Romero will give Rangel the shot of his life to join the team and to show his skills to everybody. Rangel also will meet a Spanish girl called Rebeca Martinez who becomes his best friend and love interest.

Format:
Genres:
59

Something Old Something New

A professional love songwriter, whose in a major slump, falls for her obnoxious cousin's fiancé.

Format:
Genres:
60

STORM DRAGONS

In a mystical land where champions fight to the death to keep the peace, the revenge of a chosen warrior against the killer of his family risks starting the bloody war he was bound to prevent.

Format:
Genres:
61

My Fiancé, the Dick

This detective comedy won multiple contests (including Disney and WB). An aspiring mystery author discovers her detective fiancé missed a key clue in a recent murder case and sets out to solve it herself, but her fiancé competes to re-solve it first to win back her respect and save their relationship. What makes it so fun and stylish is that it’s presented in three genres — 1950s Hollywood glamour, 1940s film noir, and 1930s pulp – depending on which character is telling the story.

Format:
Genres:
62

GRIMOIRE

Life is short, Hell is forever Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
63

Diplomatic Ammunity!

A struggling Hollywood screenwriter recruits his former best friends to help him write a script about a series of pranks they pulled in high school, and they discover why their friendship fell apart (ADAPTATION meets IDIOCRACY). [12 awards/honors including, 1st in 2017 Los Angeles Screenplay Contestl]

Format:
Genres:
64

We Shall Not Go Hungry

In Viking Age Iceland, Sigrun and her two brothers are reunited with their estranged father, only to fall prey to a horrific curse. After their father goes missing, Sigrun must protect her brothers by any means necessary, but uncovering her family’s history of dark magic may lead her to become the very thing she’s fighting. (harryaspinwall.com/wsngh) Script Excerpt

Format:
65

THE FIRST GENTLEMAN

THE FIRST GENTLEMAN (Action / Romance) When President Rosa Cortese's secret Camp David peace summit is taken hostage by brutal commandos, her scandalous ex-jock husband Will slips through the cracks. As war hero Rosa fights back from within, they must find a way to save each other, the Chinese Chairman - and their marriage! Script Excerpt

Format:
66

Skewed Blue

A combat medic turned crusader battles discrimination, injustice, and corruption as she polices her city. After her best friend is killed in combat, she vows to uphold his legacy to shift the scales of justice back into balance.

Format:
67

Perfect World

A fed-up physician driven to unravel the mystery behind his wife’s E.T. abduction uncovers more than he ordered when an extra-terrestrial patient stumbles into his E.R.

Format:
68

The Last Guard

Detective Alvarez is trapped in an abandoned silo on a remote island, with a hostage and a bag of loot - surrounded by a squad of rogue soldiers and an ancient curse, her corruption and lies brutally unravel, as the shadows crawl and darkness descends...

Format:
69

and The Devil called!

The Devil's only hope of saving Hell is to capture God's chosen-one - for only she, can re-ignite its flames. Script Excerpt

Format:
70

Elsa

The unsung muse of the Dada art movement of the 1910s was a woman ahead of her time. Thrice married, thrice abandoned, the Baroness Elsa kept rising from ashes. Proto-punk. Performance artist. Feminist. Synesthete. Elsa enthralled and inspired everyone who met her, but remained unknown to the world at large, and died tragically unknown, alone and penniless.

Format:
71

The L.A. Kid

A homeless but hustling teen poses as a Reed College lit. major to impress the girls but winds up in trouble with the law instead. Script Excerpt

Format:
72

FULL CONTACT

While battling a vengeful extortionist’s scheme, an All-Pro linebacker with anger issues works to rebuild a life, his character and a career that spirals out of control after his fierce play on-field shatters the career of his estranged best friend.

Format:
Genres:
73

Heroman

After accidentally killing his arch-rival, an idealistic superhero finds himself left permanently out of a job...

Format:
74

BITTER BEANS

A young Maya woman tries to free her village from the iron grip of local coffee traders by searching three continents for a fair deal. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
75

NOMADS

(Romantic Comedy): Seeking excitement, Sophie impulsively becomes a "digital nomad" -- someone who works remotely while traveling the world. But her new lifestyle proves more difficult than expected, especially when she keeps running into Elijah, a handsome fellow nomad, and circumstances always seem to push them apart. Script Excerpt

Format:
76

Pariah Chapter 1: Emergence

For thousands of years, evil has held influence over the Earth. A group of outcasts known as the Pariah have been tasked with vanquishing these demons back to the fiery gates of Hell. As some of the Pariah give into temptation, the distinction between good and evil becomes blurred. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
77

RUDY'S CHRISTMAS REVENGE

When a hardcore Christian bus-driver loses his job and then scandalises the life of the rockstar he believes is to blame, he is forced to reverse the damage done when he discovers the now critically ill man is the love of his pregnant daughter’s life.

Format:
Genres:
78

LOTUS OPERANDI

This one is pure Fun.!It's a genre buster, Fosse/Verdon meets James Bond, meets All That Jazz and Cabaret! Asian American Black Belt goes undercover for the CIA, to help track down terrorists. Oh, and did I mention she’s the Lead in a Broadway Musical? This is very musical, but there’s a lot of action! This one is getting a lot of attention right now! The main Characters reside in New York, they are part of an international terrorist group. They include cyber terrorists in New York, arms dealers from Pakistan, and a weapons and explosives ring in China. The saavy CIA Agents discover evidence that they are planning duo attacks on the subways in New York and London on the 4th of July. That’s where the story begins, but believe it or not, it’s really a love story! Script Excerpt

Format:
79

The Benefactor!

Their camouflage is pitted by a ruthless philanthropist's interest-free loans, as criminals are projected to the kill. Script Excerpt

Format:
80

Lonely Creek

When a self-reliant but sheltered woman loses her last living relative in 1876 Wyoming, she must fend off a greedy rancher, a lovestruck marshal, and a desperate outlaw to maintain the family farm and protect her newfound independence.

Format:
81

The Time-trap

When the most dangerous man in America gets his hands on a time machine, an FBI agent, still mourning the loss of his family, must go back through time after him. However the complexities of time travel mean that although he can jump through the past; he can never jump forward. So his journey through time becomes an odyssey into his own past with a chance to change the future.

Format:
82

The Between: Rise of the Hunter

In 11th century Scotland, when witches ruled the night, faeries danced among the stone circles, and all manner of mystical beings roamed the forests; a young hero encounters a host of strange creatures on his quest to destroy an evil witch.

Format:
Genres:
83

Let the Devil In

Desperate to help her Iraq veteran husband overcome PTSD, a woman moves to a remote mountain town where an evil presence attempts to entice him into violence.

Format:
Genres:
84

Last American Lynching

The true story of the black woman in Alabama who bankrupted the national Ku Klux Klan after an FBI investigation into the lynching of her son.

Format:
85

THE PEACEMAKER

A legendary Texas Ranger is forced out of retirement to defend his estranged wife and his ex-partner from a vengeful marshal and his posse of deputized gunslingers out to kill them. This traditional western set in the 1880s explores the thin line between justice and vengeance.

Format:
Genres:
86

BILLY DUKE

Don't Bully a John Wayne Fan Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
87

K-9 Cop

A cranky police officer dies and ends up in the body of a police dog in order to bring down a criminal organization and help a teenager get over a big loss in his family. Script Excerpt

Format:
88

Ashes

A combative college professor accused of Holocaust denial tries to clear his name and repair the strained relationship with his teenage daughter before the scandal irreparably widens the chasm between them. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
89

A Suspect in Arms

A star cop struggles with the implications around testifying for or against his partner and mentor in the shooting death of a black man, catapulting his storybook life and bi-racial marriage into upheaval as he steadfastly attempts to avoid any involvement in the controversy at all. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
90

THE FOURTH COURIER

When a series of grisly murders in Warsaw is linked to the disappearance of a Russian physicist with a portable atomic bomb, an FBI agent is sent to help the investigation, and the race is on to find the bomb before it ends up in the wrong hands.

Format:
Genres:
91

La Tierra Que Yo Amo (Land That I Love)

After trying for seven years to successfully make it as a dancer in New York, a 30-year-old half-Mexican, half-American woman with dual citizenship reluctantly returns to her hometown of Oaxaca, Mexico and struggles to find her identity. [38 awards/honors including, First Place-2015 Las Vegas Screenplay Contest (Drama Category), and Grand Prize-2015 London Film Awards (Feature Screenplay Category)]

Format:
Genres:
92

Major Players

After a five-year prison stint, a recently-freed boxer must defeat the undefeated champion of Atlanta 'The Monster' to save his cousin from drowning into deeper debt. But the real fight lies outside the ring, where his steps are laden with betrayals, gunfights, and narcotics. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
93

The Meat Eaters

Kielbasa comes to life! A fast food manager surrenders his virginity to a cult addicted to eating a powerful aphrodisiac -- a "living meat" that won't stay on the plate.

Format:
94

Eddie The King

In this award-winning adaptation of Oedipus The King (public domain), a professional killer, plagued by waking nightmares and unable to kill himself, seeks the solace of a transgender prostitute who unknown to him is his younger brother who wants him dead.

Format:
Genres:
95

Six Hours to Santa Monica

A failed NASCAR driver looking for redemption uncovers a sinister plot involving his ex-girlfriend. With the help of a prototype car, he must defy the odds to get her back.

Format:
96

Spoofs

An anthology of four comedic tales of sci-fi/horror/fantasy. A mudered wife resurrects through her garden; a small space alien is mistaken for an action toy; A base commander dares to challenge a UFO; A young man makes a pact with a witch. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
97

The Cowbird

Marion Duke always struggled to overcome poor life decisions - some inherited, some self-inflicted. When the disparate characters and strands of Duke’s life converge at his funeral, deeply buried secrets emerge, threatening to destroy his carefully cultivated image of a devoted family man and war hero.

Format:
Genres:
98

A VISION OF ANGELS

A suicide bomb plot for Easter Sunday in Jerusalem sets off a chain of events that weaves together the lives of an American journalist, Israeli war hero, Palestinian farmer, and Christian grocer. GRAND PRIZE, RHODE ISLAND INT'L FILM FESTIVAL'S SCREENWRITING COMPETITION

Format:
Genres:
99

SEIRIOS/ROBOMUTT

A boy finds a dog which is actually a dangerous military prototype.

Format:
Genres:
100

Without Apology

In 1944, Judith Carpenter is 16 and has just been separated from her best friend and sent to live with a distant cousin in Hove, England. There, two things gradually dawn on her: 1) her distant cousin is married to Lord Alfred Douglas, of Wilde trial fame, and 2) all the poetry in the world might not be enough to understand the way she feels about the friend she left behind. Script Excerpt

Format:
101

Forever After

A retiring Beverly Hills Detective with a secret past is the only one who can foil an E.T. plan for global domination.

Format:
102

Boo Hoo Flanagan

A black correctional officer coaches a prison basketball team and finds the motivation he needs, in life and on the job, in Boo Hoo Flanagan, an aging, white, crippled inmate who shoots 3-point baskets better than anyone has ever seen.

Format:
Genres:
103

Just Divorced, or how to rob the Maffia

After 40 years of marriages, two 60-year-old men are happily divorced but broke. They start dating new ladies, lie about their ages and wealth and decide to rob the maffia to live happy ever after. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
104

There is a Season

Two families, one Israeli and one Palestinian, must find a way to break the cycle of violence that has locked their fates together. Script Excerpt

Format:
105

Art of Betrayal

A struggling painter agrees a deal with his cat to create the artist’s next exhibition but after critics hail the painter as a genius he reneges on the deal, igniting a chain of betrayals.

Format:
Genres:
106

mark

ghufgjggkughkuhkhbjkhgkjgkufjchtydjfhgdgdtfytsrtftg

Format:
Genres:
107

The Magnificent Kevin

The Magnificent Kevin, a young magician in the old west, teams up with Harry Houdini and a secret society of magicians to battle their arch-nemesis, Melvin the Mentalist.

Format:
108

Restaurant La Vérité - the American Dream

Homeless Betrand, aged 38, and 12 years illegal refugee BOY eat leftovers out of La Vérité’s garbage bin. To get better meals, they secretly drop cooking tips in the restaurant’s letterbox. These recipes make the restaurant and its discriminating owner famous. But it is BOY who finally becomes the youngest 3 star Michelin cook ever. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
109

LABYRINTH OF DESTINY

During the Mexican-American War, Lieutenant Ulysses Grant falls in love with a young Mexican woman who helps American slaves escape bondage. The war separates them, but years later they meet again when the woman is dispatched to the United States to seek an alliance to prevent France from conquering Mexico and becoming an ally of the Confederacy. (Finalist - Academy Nicholl Screenplay Competition) Script Excerpt

Format:
110

FIRE ON THE ISLAND

When an arsonist threatens a Greek island village, the gay FBI agent stationed in Athens arrives to investigate, finds himself immersed in a community rife with conflict, falls in love with his chief suspect, and has only seconds to save the village after miscalculating the plan of attack.

Format:
Genres:
111

Anatomy of a Town

The Chief of Police investigates the murder of a young woman while confronting the Sheriff, who blocks his every move for jurisdiction, in order to protect himself from the Chief finding out about his ties to both the murder victim and the killer. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
112

The Mythical Golden Trout

When a cash-strapped family camping in the Sierras discovers a huge nugget of gold, the local police chief rounds up a posse of clueless misfits and sets out to steal it from them. Script Excerpt

Format:
113

Hapless Fu

A happy-go-lucky Asian cop in LA loses his confidence, self-respect, job and girl after an embarrassing incident ruins him. Now this fool is mankind's only hope to stop World War III! Script Excerpt

Format:
114

Phantom

A virtuous female assassin teams up with a federal agent and a firefighter to bring down a madman that threatens Los Angeles. Exposure to a chemical agent will give rise to extraordinary powers which will aid in their fight.

Format:
115

Just A Moment

Two teens masquerading as old men are then forced to become the co-social chairmen at a senior facility. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
116

THE BUBBLE

(Horror): Three lonely misfits, all plagued by different problems with social media, find themselves sucked into a bizarre "bubble" -- a pocket dimension where all the captives are locked in a never-ending battle royale, furiously attacking each other even though it's almost impossible for anyone to die. Script Excerpt

Format:
117

Pop Goes The World

A grumpy Jake and his bright-eyed 12 year old neighbor Lucy rise from their sick beds to find everyone around them has become zombies as a result of an alien attack, and inadvertently become the world's only hope of salvation.

Format:
118

Second Dance

An American college student discovers that she's the reincarnation of a 19th-century Middle Eastern belly dancer, and she has an unlikely destiny she must fulfill.

Format:
Genres:
119

Marlowe

A brown, Virginia, field mouse moves into the bedroom of eleven-year-old-Cole who teaches the animal to talk and wear clothes. In the end, Marlowe saves Cole and his family and a small group of humans and animals, from a virus that kills all animals globally in less than a year.

Format:
120

BIG SISTER

A successful woman abandons her career to save her destitute younger sister, but her enabling tactics backfire and she becomes the one who needs to be saved.

Format:
Genres:
121

SMALLS

By produced writer. 10 feature films. A slave steals a Confederate steamship and sails it past the blockade of Charleston harbor during the Civil War, freeing himself, his family, his crew and their families. True story of Robert Smalls

Format:
122

Live, From The Milky Way

The crew of Earth's first starship journeys across the galaxy in search of extraterrestrial life, unaware that they're the stars of an intergalactic reality television show.

Format:
123

TILLIE

In 1890s Pennsylvania Dutch Country, a gifted girl must survive her tyrannical father and overcome a spiritual crisis to follow in the footsteps of her beloved teacher. (Based on the novel "Tillie, a Mennonite Maid; A Story of the Pennsylvania Dutch"

Format:
Genres:
124

Unaccompanied Minor

A man accidentally uncovers a pedophilia ring and rescues a young sex worker. When his attempts to get help from the authorities fail, he struggles to smuggle the girl to safety before they are both arrested or captured.

Format:
Genres:
125

The Kidnapped

In Mexico, a drug cartel boss kidnaps a washed-up Hollywood director, and the two are driven to insanity while shooting a documentary about the boss's once-powerful cartel--a project meant to help both men reclaim lost glory.

Format:
126

THE RUINS OF OZ

When burned-out ruins appear in a Kansas cornfield, an archeology professor discovers that the Wicked Witch of the West has returned and now threatens the Earth as well as Oz. Script Excerpt

Format:
127

Falling from the Sky

A troubled teenager, originally known for being the kid who made up a lie about an astronaut falling from the sky after the Columbia Shuttle disaster, witnesses a murder but can't get anyone in his small town to believe him -- except the killer. Finalist, Page International Screenwriting Awards

Format:
128

NORTH 40

A Special Ops soldier, whose grief over the loss of a son has torn his family apart, takes them on a vacation hoping to relive happier times, when a perilous situation forces them to pull together to survive. Ordinary People meets Straw Dogs in this Hitchcockian thriller.

Format:
129

NIGHTBREAK

When the world stops spinning, the US President’s daughter fights to get her husband, a Chinese geophysicist, across the Nightside’s empty Pacific ocean bed and the chaotic, sun-burned Dayside America to get to Washington with a plan to save the planet. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
130

The Demon of Hope Street

A homeless vet, haunted by the war, discovers that a deranged street preacher is murdering his followers to send them to heaven — and if he doesn’t stop him, he might be next.

Format:
131

T&T Power

A by-the-book female detective and an out of shape meter maid team up to track down a kidnapped child held for ransom. Script Excerpt

Format:
132

Hard-Hearted Hannah

A rookie detective assigned to a routine hotel skip case instead finds himself up against a diabolical serial killer with a deadly grudge against the Eighth Air Force, whose reunion is being held there...and no one even suspects a murderer is on the loose. Can he stop him before he kills again...and again? Script Excerpt

Format:
133

Mate Matcher's Match

When a godless, seemingly carefree bachelor sets course to win a feisty, virginal Christian matchmaker, he collides with a righteous blockade that buckles only when she uncovers the personal trauma that cracked his moral compass.

Format:
134

EXPLOSION AT BLACK TOM!

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 - the terrorist attack on America! Professional Coverage: “Recommend” - Dave Trottier (Author “The Screenwriter’s Bible”). SEMI-FINALIST - Fade In Awards-True Story/Bio Contest Script Excerpt

Format:
135

Sovereign Citizen

A single mother joins the doomsday cult of armed, anti-government sovereign citizens that kidnapped her son and makes a desperate bid to win his freedom. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
136

Lawn of the Dead

A teenage slacker teams up with his parents’ landscaping crew to fend off a zombie outbreak in a wealthy Connecticut suburb.

Format:
Genres:
137

Overwatch

A sniper and his spotter must complete a mission in Vietnam, but they do not know that doing so will light a powder keg with dire consequences.

Format:
138

The Puzzle People

Berlin cold war aftermath: A Woman reconstructs shredded Stasi documents and stumbles upon a murder committed days after the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Her curiosity gets the best of her and she almost gets killed. The Puzzle People screenplay is an adaptation of the Berlin Spy Mystery by Doug Peterson.

Format:
139

SETTLING THE BOOKS

A billionaire rare book merchant uses the reading of his will to seal five heirs, who he perceived to have wronged him, into an airtight panic room, and their only chance of escape is by solving the mystery contained in the thousand year old book, ‘The Castilian Cypher‘. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
140

A Time to Remember

The number one pop star in the world puts his blazing hot career on hold to attend high school and play football - much to the dismay of his record label. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
141

My Father's Worst Nightmare

With his boyfriend in tow, a college sophomore takes a weekend trip home for the express purpose of COMING OUT to his family and all hell breaks loose until a near tragedy triggers a father’s journey towards acceptance.

Format:
Genres:
142

Tam Lin

In a modern romantic fantasy based on an ancient Scottish fairy tale, a strong young woman risks everything to save her mysterious lover from the evil Fairy Queen, and bring him back to a world he's never known.

Format:
Genres:
143

A Noble Truth

Two estranged best friends set off on a road trip to explore what truths unite people in a modern America dominated by apathy and discord. It is soon clear, however, that truth is the last thing either man seeks. [20 awards/honors, including first place in the 2016 London Film Awards, the 2014 Awareness Film Festival, and the 2014 West Field Screenwriting Awards].

Format:
Genres:
144

A Whisker Past Midnight

Genres collide in this irreverent, darkly humorous animated thriller, as two American mice battle a crew of Nazi rats who have turned an ocean liner into a fiendish trap.

Format:
Genres:
145

The Naughty List

With the help of a bicycle, an Ice Road Trucker and an Inuit Dog Sled Driver, Aiden Shea travels to the North Pole to face every kids’ worst nightmare right before Christmas – being on the Naughty List.

Format:
Genres:
146

FALLOUT

Locked in separate booby-trapped rooms, two women are given 90 minutes to decide which of them will live, or they'll both die, but as secrets are revealed, the line between who is worthy and who isn't begins to blur. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
147

The Mishpat Iudicium

No one can take my life away. I give it on my own.

Format:
Genres:
148

Mack, Arnold and the Twixler

An imaginative orphan who doesn’t want to be adopted due to trauma from his father, befriends a mentally challenged man in a nursing home and the two plot to escape.

Format:
Genres:
149

Timeless

Two young lovers endure an "on and off-again" romance through the years only to end up in unhappy marriages longing for one another until the star-crossed lovers meet again.

Format:
Genres:
150

The Way Back Home

A young boy who loves animals must cope with his father’s insistence that he will someday work in the slaughterhouse that has employed the men of his family for the past several generations. [21 awards/honors including, Grand Jury Prize winner of 2014 Hollywood Screenplay Contest, Grand Jury Prize winner of 2015 Las Vegas Screenplay Contest, and Grand Prize Winner of the 2014 London Film Awards (Feature Screenplay Category).]

Format:
Genres:
151

The Calvary Incident

Green Berets and Marines time-jump to save the 21st century from obliteration by killing a rogue SEAL team bent on rescuing Jesus from the Cross and inadvertently upending history with catastrophic results. Script Excerpt

Format:
152

Anne Bonny, Pirate

Anne Bonny is the most illustrious female pirate from the Golden Age of Piracy. Her life is legendary, but no one agrees on the details of her story -- not even her death. Maybe she can set the record straight? also, Finalist, 2009 Charleston International Film Festival; Finalist, Beaufort International Film Festival, 2010. Script Excerpt

Format:
153

The Intruder

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.

Format:
Genres:
154

THE TORTOISE AND THE HEIR

When hired to find heirs to a large will, a lone wolf San Francisco private investigator finds the heirs are being killed by the same assassin that murdered his girlfriend years before, he must decide whether to save the remaining heir, or abandon him to hunt down the assassin. Script Excerpt

Format:
155

JIMMY AND JARA FROM OUTTA SPACE

A twisted sci-fi road comedy with heart, a la “Little Miss Sunshine” with aliens, an interspecies romance and a spoof on classic sci-fi films and the American Southwest’s UFO subculture. JIMMY, a Venice Beach boardwalk hustler, discovers beautiful alien JARA and her two intergalactic circus performers stranded on Earth. He cons them into his “family” of misfit street performers and takes them to Las Vegas. Along the way, sweet-tempered aliens touch jaded human hearts. Ultimately Jimmy must save Jara and her E.T.’s from a ruthless Las Vegas casino kingpin, with the help of Nevada UFO buffs. Script Excerpt

Format:
156

I'll Die Tomorrow

An American citizen of Hispanic descent suffering from a fatal disease is denied medical treatment from his HMO is prosecuted for medicaid fraud after he impersonates an illegal alien and receives the medical assistance that saves his life.

Format:
Genres:
157

LANCELOT

Disgraced knight Lancelot Du Lac returns to England following the death of King Arthur to find Mordred on the throne. With Merlin’s help, he sets out to unite the last surviving Knights of the Round Table, overthrow Mordred, and restore his honor.

Format:
158

GRAND & HUMBLE

(Puzzle Box Thriller) Two troubled teen boys, the most popular kid in school and the least popular, struggle to understand the shocking secret that links them both together. Script Excerpt

Format:
159

Black Sheep

A soldier tries to find his way back from the abyss as he tries to adjust to the civilian world. Cast out by society, he finds a way to put his skills to good use as a criminal organization threatens New York City.

Format:
160

Kingbird and Franklin

He tamed the heavens with his discoveries and inventions; enlightened the world with his reason and wit; but Franklin's crowning achievement was fostering a revolutionary legacy called Kingbird. VERY BRIEF SYNOPSIS: The untold 18th century tale of the Philadelphia Franklins, and their struggle to forge an enduring American republic, as the family's revolutionary legacy passes contentiously from patriarch, Ben Franklin, to his namesake grandson.

Format:
Genres:
161

Expiration Date

Noticing how many marriages around them fall apart as soon as the kids leave home and fearing that their own marriage has an expiration date, a married couple spends the final year before their impending empty nest discovering who they want to be for the next act in their lives.

Format:
162

The Interrogator aka The State of the Union

A U.S. Army interrogator in Afghanistan uncovers details of an al-Qaeda plot to detonate a nuclear device in Washington, DC as the President delivers his State of the Union Address. But, in the process of interrogation, SHE bonds with her prisoner and fights to save him from the death sentence brought on by his own disclosures. Script Excerpt

Format:
163

The Big D

An ambitious young football coach in booming 1980s Dallas, Texas, falls under the spell of a charismatic and ruthlessly competitive mentor, who forces him to confront his relationship to the dark underbelly of college sports. Inspired by true events.

Format:
Genres:
164

Mad And Bad Fairy Tale

An unlikely duo of a wacky magician and a former shaolin nun must stop the released demon to save the kingdom and his lives from the demon’s revenge.

Format:
Genres:
165

The Hunted

A woman struggling with the loss of her father and on the verge of uncovering a crime syndicate, ventures into the Scottish Highlands with her best friend, unaware that a ruthless assassin has been sent after them.

Format:
166

McIntyre's Mountain

Arizona Territory, 1883: When a band of ex-confederate-led banditos raid a gold shipment steaming down the Colorado River, a fifteen year old boy has to choose between a life of adventure or doing what's right, while his father, a retired Confederate Major, races to save him and stop the bandits. Script Excerpt

Format:
167

The Squawker

Two gonzo grad students and a fearless Native American woman clash with the FBI as they search for an endangered, sacred bird on her tribal homeland that could save the area from loggers. Script Excerpt

Format:
168

The Interlude

An idealistic American woman fights for the chance to run a soup kitchen near the front lines in Belgium during World War 1 but a mysterious Belgian soldier brings her face to face with the reality of war.

Format:
Genres:
169

Burning Old Man

A group of grade school friends reconnect to throw a communal sixty-fifth birthday party for one another - leading to a Burning Man type celebration.

Format:
Genres:
170

I'LL DANCE ON YOUR GRAVE

A brawny, gun-fighting Irish marshal, Mart Duggan, is selected to tame the fast-growing, notoriously wild and depraved new boomtown of Leadville, Colorado in the 1870s. Script Excerpt

Format:
171

BODIES BY GRACE

A wanna-be cop inherits the family business of body disposal for the mob but when she accidently gets rid of the wrong body, she's in danger when the mob wants the dead dude back.

Format:
Genres:
172

The Cost of Freedom

A unit is wrongly disavowed by the Army for a mission gone awry. One man will take on the system to fight for those no longer here to fight for themselves.

Format:
173

Long Path To Peace

A streetwise tween hidden in the wilderness for his protection, battles with his immortal Guide before saving him from a living hell. Script Excerpt

Format:
174

The Director's Girlfriend

His marriage on the rocks, a once hot screenwriter now turned lush finds himself in over his head when he falls for the sexy, psychotic young girlfriend of his sleazy movie director neighbor.

Format:
Genres:
175

God's Warrior

God chooses a young woman to be his Warrior but fails to warn her of the dangers.

Format:
176

PAPER TRAIL

An Army brat without a home town grows up, leaves his Army M.P. job to become a P.I. working out of his Grandfather’s storefront in Colorado gold country, his first case revealing a small town full of secrets including one that destroyed his family years before, and a new secret that he must forever keep from his fiancée. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
177

Kindred

A man who refuses to face his past is visited by his future daughter, with a desperate plea: confront his childhood tormentors, before they kill him and enslave the world.

Format:
178

Crashed

When an alien spaceship crashes a couple’s rehearsal dinner, it forces the wedding party to band together to stop the ensuing invasion and -- more importantly -- save the couple’s big day.

Format:
Genres:
179

Generational Curses

After a bitter middle aged alcoholic saves the life of a broken teenaged sex slave, they lift each other from the depths of despair.

Format:
Genres:
180

Tripping Through The Multiverse

A reclusive writer finds new lust for life when a friendly alien sends him on a dizzying journey through alternate realities.

Format:
181

Jane, The Legend of Mountain Charley

A woman in the 1850's gives up her children to The Sisters of Mercy, changes into men's clothing and spends the next twelve years looking for her husband's killer. She was fifteen years old and this is a true story. Jane is an award-winning script.

Format:
182

Dancing for the Executioner

Poland, 1943. Two lovers plot an escape from Hitler’s most secretive and violent death camp. When the plan is uncovered, they must assassinate the Führer’s best killers to save hundreds of lives from the impending mass execution. Based on the true story.

Format:
Genres:
183

Destination Yesterday

A California businessman discovers, through information provided by a mysterious woman, that his recurring nightmares of a tragic plane crash could be repressed memories of a previous life.

Format:
Genres:
184

Bloodlines

A gentle teenage Neanderthal living in the remote mountains of modern-day Montana falls in love with the daughter of a redneck rancher and discovers his calling in the rodeo. But, in order to achieve his dreams, he must defy his father, leave his clan, and defend himself against an accusation of murder. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
185

Panama Fever

When the Army sends a young doctor to Panama, his adventures- and misadventures- with the natives, the Army and his wife come fast and furious. Script Excerpt

Format:
186

Endangered Species

In 2456, an ancient cryo-pod is found floating in space. The occupant, a college professor, is re-animated by the crew of the salvage vessel Renaissance, but he awakes to find a very different future to what he was expecting. With only a vague recollection of his past, he tries to piece together the answers that will determine his future and help him find the love of his life.

Format:
187

The King of Birds

An oddball birdwatcher thinks that he is the son of Mother Nature, who has fallen ill due to the effects of climate change. Determined to save the planet, he attempts to become a bird-like superhero, but unfortunately he can't fly. In fact, his only power is the ability to make a single measly hail stone fall from the sky. But eventually he learns there are other ways to make a difference.

Format:
Genres:
188

THE FAT LADY SINGS

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. Script Excerpt

Format:
189

Population: One

A nineteen-year-old drops out of film school in New York City following a tragic accident and returns to his small Pennsylvanian hometown, only to be confronted by an array of quirky small town folk, including his detached best friend, his alcoholic single mother and a free-spirited cross-country-traveling girl. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
190

A FATAL CURE

A loyal PR consultant rudely awakens when mysterious deaths confront her with the fiercely saved secrets about BigPharm’s happiness pills. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
191

SEE JANE RUN

A young teacher moves back into her hometown. An unknown stalker disrupts her life over and over and almost succeeds to kill her. The investigating officer and preacher's son turns out to be more than a protector of the law and her. "See Jane Run" is an adaptation of Gail Gaymer Martin's inspirational suspense titled "A Love for Safekeeping."

Format:
192

Forgive Not Their Trespasses

After the brutal murder of his mother, an orphan becomes a technologically advanced vigilante, dispensing justice to violent predators who evaded punishment due to loopholes in the law.

Format:
Genres:
193

THE ORGANIC SVENGALI

A young woman haunted by lost memories falls in love with a mysterious, scientific-minded music professor, whose secret experiments help her recall her devastating past - but also start stealing memories of the present. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
194

MADEMOISELLE

In 19th Century Paris, ERICA CLAUDIN is the brightest star in Opera. After an accident leaves her husband dead and her face disfigured, Erica wants just one thing: Revenge. Inspired by Gaston Leroux' Phantom of the Opera. Winner, L.A. Reel Film Festival, 2010; Silver Remi Winner, Worldfest 2008, Finalist, Charleston International Film Festival 2008; Quarterfinalist, Champion Screenwriting, 2009. Script Excerpt

Format:
195

FINAL STATUS

When a Mossad agent discovers he has assassinated a Palestinian politician falsely accused of terrorist ties, he risks his job, marriage and ultimately his life to help the man's family. QUARTERFINALIST, NICHOLL FELLOWSHIPS WINNER, AMERICAN SCREENWRITERS ASSOCIATION

Format:
196

THE SWORD AND THE SERPENT

A spirited young woman and her little brother barely escape the slaughter when their Medieval Scottish fishing village is raided by Vikings - but then must risk their lives to summon the village's ancient, reptilian guardian from its exile, at the far end of Loch Ness.

Format:
197

The Umpire Has No Balls

A fiery young woman who has baseball running through her blood and can call the game better than anyone starts her journey through the umpire ranks to achieve her one goal in life – becoming a major league baseball umpire. Her problem? No woman has ever broken through the stainless-steel ceiling of this male dominated sport.

Format:
Genres:
198

The Color Of The Puck

Amidst the backdrop of the American civil rights movement, Canadian Willie O'Ree overcomes racial prejudice and a career-threatening injury to become "the Jackie Robinson of hockey," the first black man to play in the National Hockey League.

Format:
199

Hell Gate to Golden Gate

Alice Ramsey is on a mission to become the first woman to drive an automobile across the United States, but a vengeful bank president, whose wife becomes a suffragette, isn't about to let that happen.

Format:
Genres:
200

ETERNALLY YOURS

A woman stuck in purgatory tries to win admission to heaven by returning to earth and saving an honest politician's soul by preventing him from committing a sin during a small-town election. When her devious ex-husband realizes he still loves her and wants her in Hell with him, he comes up to make sure the politician commits a sin. (It also won the CBC Arts Performance Showcase.)

Format:
Genres:
201

God is a Geek

A geeky comic book writer promotes his comic book with the aid of a young prodigious girl and a band of nerdy kids after the superhero he created steps out of a portal and into his comic book store in search of his creator.

Format:
202

Snow

When a fierce snowstorm blankets the area, four stranded travelers find themselves in a remote town battling an insidious force more terrifying than the elements.

Format:
203

The Ed Dennehy Story

Ed always wanted to act or direct in theatre. Infant epilepsy, a lifelong battle with booze, or the bizarre hallucinations of van Gogh, Barrymore and spiders the size of dogs were not going to stop him. Living in reality was another matter. This is a physiological journey where a man struggles to find peace between the worlds of the real and the imaginary.

Format:
204

Beyond Forever

A man that tragically lost his wife and son decides to leave his remaining family, friends and successful career behind by signing up for a one-way trip to Mars as part of an experimental volunteer space exploration program.

Format:
Genres:
205

Hold Fast

When a gang war threatens to spill into her county, a Texas Sheriff uses unconventional methods to protect it. Script Excerpt

Format:
206

Ajeeta the Invincible

To pursue her dream of becoming a pro football (soccer) player, a 12 year-old orphan escapes from her cruel reformatory and sets out on a dangerous trek from New Delhi to a football academy near Kolkata. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
207

With Any Luck

Due to misfortune and dumb luck, two brothers must set aside their differences to save the woman they care about from the clutches of her unlikely kidnapper. Script Excerpt

Format:
208

Forbidden Sea

Two families try to survive a hellish yachting weekend when they become the prey of a huge, mysterious creature which seems to be part of the sea itself. Script Excerpt

Format:
209

The Catacomb

A group of high school students trapped in a catacomb fight for their lives against a ruthless and mysterious killer. Script Excerpt

Format:
210

Turtle Eggs for Agassiz

A famous scientist's strange request launches a young teacher on an improbable adventure. Script Excerpt

Format:
211

Funny Boneyard

A young entrepreneur plugs his last dime into Heaven-Wise Acres, a cemetery-of-the-absurd theme park. To everyone's surprise it's a huge hit...until things go horribly wrong. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
212

Cleopatra's Revenge

A snake's on the loose in Mike Turner's new home and his wife is really freaking out!!! Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
213

THE GHOSTS OF SILVER GULCH

In 1900 Colorado, four ghosts hold an intervention to save the soul of the meanest, stingiest galoot in a small mining town -- but he manages to make “life” miserable for them! Script Excerpt

Format:
214

Maiden Voyage

A klutzy James Bond wannabe and an introverted bookworm join forces to save a Cruise Ship and a billion dollar cold cure from a watery demise.

Format:
215

CULT FAN

SUNNY, a teen runaway obsessed with a cult TV show, hitchhikes to Los Angeles for a fan convention and wins a trivia contest. Her prize is dinner with the star from the show, and an invitation to stay as a houseguest. Isolated in a mansion of the Hollywood Hills, Sunny slowly becomes tortured by evil forces with sinister motives as she uncovers horrifying secrets behind the scenes.

Format:
Genres:
216

Silver Daze

She wants romance. He just wants to get high. During their silver anniversary trip to Jamaica, full of stalker skinny-cats, nip slips, trips, falls, bearded fireworms, boogers, poop, tinkle accidents and of course adventures in weed, they might find both. Comedic hilarity ensues. Script Excerpt

Format:
217

TOXIC TIDE

A young nurse and her fellow Florida refugees attempt a daring escape from an environmental disaster brought on by greed and political corruption. Script Excerpt

Format:
218

E Pluribus Unum

When a fortressed plantation operated by free people in the Deep South comes under attack, two former foes work together to seek help from the North. Script Excerpt

Format:
219

True Tears - Timeless Fairy Tale

A young maiden who grew up hidden in the woods must find her father the king to save the kingdom from doom – His twin sister and self-appointed Sorceress Queen who banished him almost 18 years ago uses all her powers to prevent a successful journey.

Format:
Genres:
220

Tin Gods

Set in the near future, two robots, the Monitor and the Merrimack, train for an arena battle to decide who will control the United States during the second civil war, only to develop awareness and question why they must fight at all as they clash in the largest attended, biggest pay-per-view event in history. Script Excerpt

Format:
221

The Brazen Serpent

Bitten by a vampire and caught between two warring clans, Jesup Beal's only hope for salvation is to reach the Brazen Serpent, and ancient relic believed to heal the vampire bite.

Format:
Genres:
222

ELIJAH

The king of Israel marries a Phoenician Princess, who is consumed by Baal worship, wanting to kill all devout Hebrews. God’s prophet challenges the king to repent in spite of the threat of death.

Format:
223

BANNER HERO

A world-renowned Australian pilot (first to span the Pacific) disappears in a storm. When he is rescued thirteen days later, he is accused of a massive hoax that killed two search pilots, and he is called into a government inquiry to defend his honor and career and to prove what really happened. (Based on "The Coffee Royal Scandal," a historical feature article written by myself, for Air&Space/Smithsonian Magazine.)

Format:
Genres:
224

ONCE UPON THIS PLAYGROUND

A portal back to high school, 1972 thrusts a sexy, spoiled volleyball star into old-school, gender-splitting times where she accidentally ruins history and must piece it back together in her own creative way to find her way back home.

Format:
Genres:
225

JET LAG

Morgan Campbell is a bored teacher looking for adventures she can control without disturbing her carefully arranged life. When love and passion arrive with musician Scottie Lane, the two are almost destroyed by his heroin addiction and her alcoholism. As the world discovers their secret affair, she fights to keep her career, her privacy, and the man she loves.

Format:
Genres:
226

A Greenville Christmas

Hoping to revive a once promising journalism career, a struggling waitress gets the opportunity to manage a newspaper. But the new job requires that she leave her big-city home during the holidays and relocate to the small town of Greenville, where news is scarce and journalism has no rules.

Format:
Genres:
227

KAMELEON

Liz strangles musicians with guitar strings. Zero runs an Open Mike night. When she comes to his show, hunting for new prey, Zero is “volunteered” by a shattered FBI vet to help ID her, unravel her motive, and stop her - before he becomes her next victim. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
228

Sofi's Journey

An obsessive-compulsive twenty-one-year-old Peruvian woman, hoping to find love and relief from her mental illness, travels from Lima to the USA on a work-abroad program and takes a job at a small ski resort in Montana. [9 awards/honors including, Honorable Mention, 2014 Indie Gathering Film Festival and Top Three Finalist, 2015 River Bend Film Fest]

Format:
Genres:
229

Fish out of Water

In 1965, FISH LEVY, the only Jew at Luddington High in rural South Carolina, has to deal with graduation, school integration, a quest for basketball championship, and for first love.

Format:
230

Squid Jiggers

Genre: Drama/Romance -Feature A passionate young woman loses her arm in a lover’s quarrel and then prepares to face down her ex-husband who stalks her after being released from prison. The romantic thriller is set in the Northwest on the Puget Sound

Format:
231

Bre'gan's Fist

Can two men find love and repair their shattered lives while battling for the fate of the planet?

Format:
Genres:
232

KILLER ON THE ROAD

A hitman on the run kills the wrong woman, and a troubled female Police Detective, the mother of a teenage girl, promises the intended victim that she will solve the murder of the woman’s only child. When the grief-stricken mother finds out it was her hated ex who put a hit on her, hell hath no fury as a woman threatened. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
233

The Cemetery Plots

Three elderly and wealthy ladies each purchase two expensive cemetery plots. Years earlier, their husbands had disappeared in a plane crash. Their bodies were never found. The women don’t want to be buried alone. Thus, begins their quest to find men willing to be buried next to them. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
234

The Juggler's Act

A teenager who plays everything safe battles his desire to sing and dance which refuses to stay buried while he struggles to accept his force-of-nature grandfather’s laser-focused expectation his grandson will become the third generation to run the family business.

Format:
Genres:
235

Hot Rod Monsters

In 1950’s Southern California, a juvenile delinquent battles his fear of the opposite sex and fellow teenagers - who happened to have been turned into monsters - to rescue the hottest girl in school from a mad doctor. Hot rods, teen sexual angst and science gone wild. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
236

Cotton-Pickin' Heroes

As the close of the Civil War nears, three disparate black Union soldiers become trapped behind Confederate lines and are forced to hide out on a cotton plantation, trying to blend in and not be noticed by the addled owner of the plantation and his harsh black overseer. But when the Colonel's eldest son declares he's taking the slaves to Brazil -- where slavery is still legal - our heroes decide they have to escape... and plan to take all the plantation slaves with them. Script Excerpt

Format:
237

FALLEN SON

LOGLINE: When the son of mafia boss leaves the family business and is wrongly charged for murder, he must choose whether to stay loyal to his mob family and serve a prison sentence, or defy them by proving his innocence and risk assassination._____________________________________________________________________________________ SYNOPSIS: On the verge of becoming head of the family crime business, the eldest son of a New Orleans Mafia boss facing deportation orders abandons his Sicilian heritage by marrying an American woman and going into legitimate business. After his mob father is deported and his younger brother inherits the family business, the elder son is indicted for murder when a restaurant owner he had previously refused orders to kill turns up dead. Then he learns who is real family is and risks assassination by teaming up with an investigation lawyer against his crime family in court to avoid a prison sentence.

Format:
Genres:
238

The Rocking Horse Christmas

A seven year old boy named Cody saves Christmas with the help of his dog and two animated mice. In this action/animated adventure Cody passes through the fire of manhood by saving an ancient Christmas ornament that has been in his family for three hundred years.

Format:
239

Counterpart

A trumpet player fears he's haunted by a spirit in the paranoia-drenched McCarthy era.

Format:
Genres:
240

Who's Beside You Now?

A young seminarian volunteers for an experimental medical procedure to restore his failing sight and hearing. The procedure’s a success but now he sees and hears creatures that normal people can’t, including a terrifying being who fights to cross over from another realm to possess him and rule mankind. To stop the entity, the seminarian must learn metaphysics and agree to sacrifice his life. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
241

The Biglaws Kingdom

After his wife was wounded by his brother while trying to rape her, an unhappy King who could not have a son to be the heir to his throne passes on strict laws unto his people to make sure that no one is happy.

Format:
Genres:
242

Sects in the Country

When a young repressed wife of a powerful older Christian sect leader discovers her girlfriend’s charred body by a river, and that her philanderer husband may have killed her, she swears to destroy him. Only… she killed her friend but doesn’t remember.

Format:
Genres:
243

Stigma

A young woman decides to solve the mystery surrounding her beloved Grandpa’s sudden health decline and save him, a decision which brings her face to face with her worst fears.

Format:
244

ALL LIT UP WITH NO PLACE TO GO

By produced writer. 10 feature films. The son of a wealthy businessman assumes a false identity to stage his own abduction and take revenge on a pair of young, love-struck kidnappers.

Format:
Genres:
245

CYCLONE

Quarter-finalist Screen Lab 2019. Semi-finalist Fresh Voices 2020. Stevie is fifteen years old and well on the way to becoming a hardened criminal; Dave is a cop, natural enemy of Stevie; Susie is Dave’s two-year-old daughter who is kidnapped during a cyclone. The last thing a teenage boy needs is a baby. But it falls to Stevie to save the baby – without knowing who she is and for totally unselfish motives – and thus to save Dave and his family from total disintegration.

Format:
Genres:
246

The Suppression of Tomorrow

After a suffering through a terrible car crash a young man sees twisted visions of a horrible crime he witnessed as a boy and now must stop his father from carrying out a series of brutal murders.

Format:
247

The Wishing Well

A rag-tag team of eccentric misfits must return a pair of magic stones or be cursed forever. Cocoon meets the Goonies.

Format:
248

3rd and Goal

Against all odds, the first female quarterback drafted into the NFL battles prejudices and personal tragedy as she attempts to lead her longtime losing team in the quest for a playoff berth.

Format:
Genres:
249

The Judith Kiss

In this feminist twist of the fairytale “Bluebeard” set in the 1920s, a young socialite marries a mysterious widower and is swept away to his home in the country, but soon after she discovers disturbing clues as to what happened to his former wives.

Format:
Genres:
250

CURIOUS BUDDIES

It's not your mother's buddy movie. It's a combo meal. It’s a little bit of Lethal Weapon, Die Hard, The Social with a side of Taken. Experienced FBI Agent hires and befriends an internet entrepreneur to help rescue a six year old girl taken hostage in a fall out shelter by a ruthless psychopath. Winner LA film fest Best scene 2017. Winner Willdsoud 1 page screenplay 2016 Script Excerpt

Format:
251

The Work of Zombies

A guilt-ridden Cajun cop must resolve his own fears when Savannah is terrorized by zombified bank robbers and he has to face the unrepentant priest in a magical duel to save his partner's life and his own soul.

Format:
Genres:
252

Rod Knock

Rodney Knockers, newly single, is ridiculed for his mishaps in both his work and social life, but struggles to find a way to prove himself worthy. Script Excerpt

Format:
253

THE POOL

Character-driven psychological horror thriller set in a suburban house, with a disturbed female lead and a shocking twist ending, inspired by Henry James' "Turn of the Screw". Two children seem to be haunted by the ghost of their dead mother's secret lover, as seen through the eyes of a young, troubled woman hired as a nanny while their father leaves town on business. Their suburban house evolves into a nightmare world of psychological evil that seems to emanate from the back-yard pool. Hook: is there a ghost in the house, or is the nanny imagining it and going mad? Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
254

BIRDS OF A FEATHER

If he is to earn his gold wings, a young goldfinch must find the courage to challenge the bird of prey that killed his father.

Format:
Genres:
255

Enterprising

In a world where everybody's got something to sell, the African-American financial wizard who boldly navigates tacit racism and triumphs over scandal incited by a nasty Hedge Fund manager's response to economic collapse. while an Amsterdam Red-Light-District prostitute enchants him.

Format:
Genres:
256

The Man with the Package

One mysterious agent, a package that has to be mailed back to his boss. What could go wrong? Everything!

Format:
Genres:
257

Requiem For A Don

An aged informer who'd been in the Federal Witness Protection Program develops Alzheimer's and bcomes a potential threat to a retired Organized Crime Don who places him on a "hit list" fearing he might reveal a hidden secret that will subject him to prosecution, incarceration and a death sentence.

Format:
Genres:
258

Into the Sunshine

A Naval Officer returns to his hometown Washington, D.C. to lay his younger brother to rest and bring the killer to justice. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
259

Quick Shot

Quick Shot is about an ex-marine with the special ability to temporarily slow down time and shoot at impossible targets. His life changes when he gets recruited by an underground organization bent on taking over the U.S. government. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
260

SKULDIG

A damaged woman and her cohorts take a family hostage and subject them to trial by social media, encouraging everyone to become judge, jury and executioner.

Format:
Genres:
261

Hunters

Men and women Big Game Trophy hunters are being killed world wide, from a long distance, by an Animal Activist who keeps evading the police until he makes one fatal mistake. Script Excerpt

Format:
262

INVISIBLE

A dedicated teacher feels invisible after she loses her job, husband and cat on her 50th birthday, until she embraces the people she's always ignored, and embarks on a journey to recreate her purpose, build community and find new love.

Format:
Genres:
263

Playing the Field

After dominating youth leagues and high school football, a young woman struggles with womanhood, academic studies, gender expectations, and family tragedy while trying to find her place as quarterback on her new college team.

Format:
Genres:
264

Cry of the Dreamer

When you're fighting for freedom and you fall in love, does freedom become the price instead of the prize? An Irish freedom fighter is transported for life to Australia but vows to return to liberate his people. Then he falls in love with his jailer's daughter. Script Excerpt

Format:
265

Only In America

A young man is shoved violently, out of spite, into the U.S. Army at the height of the Vietnam War. They know he doesn’t belong-- and he’s finding all the wrong ways to get out.

Format:
Genres:
266

Outstanding In The Field

When Sarah, a black-footed ferret, is captured by human scientists, it'll take a crack team of experts to get her out-- family will have to do.

Format:
Genres:
267

Everything I Have Is Yours

Thirteen-year-old Haylee stumbles on her father's affair with her mother's friend, who has come to stay after her home was burglarized. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
268

Corporate Policy

Greedy executives of a large corporation implement an illegal downsizing process, and they would've gotten away with it but they didn’t count on a desperate employee whose courage and family loyalty proves much stronger than any of their corporate policies.

Format:
269

Terror On The Run

How do you wipe out a terrorist organization while also inspiring Arab Sultans in the Mid-East to join Western nations in a global war against international terrorism? Our heroes do it.

Format:
270

Pier 21

A biological weapon is sent to United States military bases from Iraq, through a CIA drug connection gone bad but it is intercepted by the FBI before it becomes totally lethal.

Format:
271

Potion Man

A gifted chemist watches his comfortable suburban life unravel as a long-buried secret talent for creating deadly concoctions is threatened with exposure when it falls into the wrong hands.

Format:
272

A SPY ON EVERY CORNER

An international jewel thief tries to save the world from the Reich and salvage a long-interrupted relationship with the Big Band babe he loves. But a silly war, a Nazi superspy, two bumbling FBI agents -- and even the frickin’ fuhrer himself -- keep getting in his way! Script Excerpt

Format:
273

The Couch

A psychologist's life in New York City is on the brink, but her unwitting patients will soon discover that she is more than meets the eye.

Format:
274

The Cosmic Kids

Sci-fi author Poppy writes a new eBook but it’s his teenage grandkids who live the adventure when iPad and 3D glasses technology go wonky and they’re sucked into the pages of his story. The teenagers become participants, finding themselves living the adventure along with their teenager grandfather as he pursues Russian spies.

Format:
275

Mistresses of Sleep

A young lady receives an unusual invitation to visit one of three mysterious hypnotists to unlock the secret of her recurring nightmares of death and destruction.

Format:
Genres:
276

Open Road

Ten-year-old Lizzy Ritter must stand up to an unscrupulous, manipulative mom in order to save her dad from prison. Unselfish love survives deception and conflict to generate a new, healthy family. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
277

Moon Camp

When a brilliant, shy, alien-obsessed teenager travels to the moon for science camp, he must convince the other kids that there are real aliens on the moon in order to save Earth from attack.

Format:
Genres:
278

BATTER UP

Screenplay Festival 2007, Honorable Mention for Comedy. When a minor leaguer falls for the ace pitcher in college softball, he finds that success in the majors and in love requires more than hitting the ball, he also needs to grow up. Script Excerpt

Format:
279

The Tahoe Signal

A Mission crew travels fours years round trip to discover the reasons for explosions, deaths and missing ore on plantet LZ 10 in the Tahoe Mines but what they discover is the most powerful creature in the Universe and they wake it up.

Format:
280

A Fading Finish Line

Four lifelong middle aged men deal with the challenges of starting over in employment, relationships, parenting and health when they are so close to reaching their goals. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
281

Talk is Cheap

When a smooth-talking, 10-year-old orphan is placed with a deaf foster family, he learns that actions speak louder than words and earns the love of a family in the process.

Format:
Genres:
282

RAIL TALES

A young passenger railroad engineer battles a phobia as he and his fellow rookies encounter triumph and turmoil, from basic training, comedic situations and romance to death on the tracks, blackmail and wrongful imprisonment.

Format:
283

SOLID WASTE

Trashman, Dewey Binder's sheltered world splits wide open when the dysfunctions and sexual missteps of an eco-vigilante family seduce him away from his life long dreams and into a quandary over the true meaning of family.

Format:
284

When a Butterfly Falls

A crippled retired pitcher attends the All Star festivities to play in an old timers' game and to pick up the pieces of his shattered life. Script Excerpt

Format:
285

A Risk of Exposure

Life and death in Stalin's gulag brings a ballet teacher to promise to reveal its secrets. With the KGB in pursuit and an unlikely ally, will she succeed? Script Excerpt

Format:
286

The Star Thrower

Charlie Morris, photojournalist, tracks Bigfoot into the heart of darkness.

Format:
287

Tried By Fire

After a black Pentecostal church burns down, the white pastor of a conservative church tries to take sole credit when the churches merge in a racially polarized town.

Format:
Genres:
288

RED BANDANA

A repo man on the run from a Mexican drug gang sets up his twin brother to take the hit for him, only to have a change of heart and try to save his life - The Talented Mr Ripley meets The Usual Suspects in No Country for Old Men in this gritty and fast-paced suspense thriller.

Format:
289

SHADOW WAR

Logline: Just when a battle-weary, suspended Navy SEAL revives his family fishing business, he spots Russian spetsnaz troops disguised as fishermen blow up an oil rig, and fights to prevent a hit on their next target--the Trans-Alaskan pipeline. ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Synopsis: On the verge of losing his family because of prolonged overseas duty, a Navy SEAL about to make captain is suspended for disobeying orders to kill terrorists disguised as fishermen caught sabotaging a Caspian Sea gas pipeline. When the disgraced SEAL returns home to Alaska to resume the family fishing business during his suspension, he again encounters terrorists posing as fishermen, but discovers they are Russian spetsnaz forces on a covert mission to destroy the Alaskan transcontinental pipeline. After he warns his family and government officials, they accuse him of having PTSD, and the suspended SEAL learns that to win back his family and save innocent lives, he must sacrifice his Navy career and disobey orders again by engaging the enemy in a tactical fight to the death on Alaskas frigid waters.

Format:
290

Deathwind

Take a deep breath ... just hope it doesn't kill you. A vast area of Central America is sealed off, its inhabitants evacuated and villages razed. Offshore, an American fishing vessel is attacked without explanation. Together these scenarios set in motion a horrifying trail that begins in a biological research station in 1990s Libya and leads to a race to save humanity from a looming pandemic.

Format:
291

Escape To Egypt

After narrowly escaping a raid on Bethlehem, the Holy Family confronts enemies, the elements, each other, and Death himself, as they struggle to keep one step ahead of Herod’s forces. It’s a biblical thriller inspired by The Protoevangelium of James, Christian Orthodoxies, and the Writings of Josephus.

Format:
Genres:
292

Retribution

A CIA operative is tasked with a reconnaissance mission in Mexico, but the man he's sent to track down turns out to be someone he's all too familiar with.

Format:
293

FOXRUN

A microchip possessing a password to a secret Russian offshore bank account falls into the hands of a single mom. Pursed by Russian gangsters, she and her six-year-old son are on the run. But the one she should fear the most is a new boyfriend who comes to rescue her.

Format:
294

Scare Me To Death

David is the manager of a small movie theater in which odd deaths are becoming a frequent occurrence – now, he just has to figure out what's causing them and make it stop before the detective pins the murders on him.

Format:
Genres:
295

A Journey With Destiny

An American Odyssey of adventure, love, and death that portrays with nostalgic hindsight the dawn of the modern era through the trials and tribulations of a young visionary's 1906 lone journey by automobile from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Script Excerpt

Format:
296

FRAX

After a fracking drill bit destroys its hidden, underwater nursery, a vengeful river monster in South Texas goes on a rampage against the machines and people threatening it - and an oil company scuba diver must risk everything to save his boss when she’s snatched off her fracking rig by the beast. Script Excerpt

Format:
297

Dirty Windows

Three gay teens escape their overwhelming lives and set out on an ill-fated journey through the backwoods of South Carolina.

Format:
Genres:
298

Dellwood

A successful but unhappy novelist reluctantly returns to his childhood town to attend a friend's funeral and reminisces about his experiences playing basketball on a city court to escape his abusive home. [Ranked 7th in the Urban category of MovieBytes.com's "Top 10 Contest Winning Scripts"]

Format:
Genres:
299

Holly Wood

The destitute widow of a murdered private eye is goaded into tracking down his killers by her husband’s spirit, pushed on by the husband’s gangbanger angel and the widow’s wannabe producer friend.(91 pages.)

Format:
300

Gabriel's Bones

A religious zealot determined to create a city of God on the prairies and the savvy captain of the buffalo hunt lead Canadian First Nation people in an epic struggle for survival -- the true story of the Northwest Rebellion.

Format:
Genres:
301

Cold Blooded Gold

Union and rebel soldiers straggler in the wilderness, their captain may have returned from the dead to protect, a cache of gold to be hidden for the future. The gold is tainted by the war and a group of "buffalo soldiers" help to save the gold for a better future.

Format:
Genres:
302

MIND'S EYE

BY PRODUCED WRITER - 10 FEATURES. Re-titled DEVIL'S DUE. An FBI agent, haunted by the failures of 9/11, desperately tries to redeem himself by tracking down a serial bomber armed with a deadly new weapon. Winner, Applause contest, judged by script guru Lew Hunter.

Format:
Genres:
303

East Meets Western

A runaway indentured Asian cook bakes his way into the good graces of a frontier town, where he struggles to win the skills and allies he needs to avoid recapture by the ruthless outlaw who 'owns' him.

Format:
Genres:
304

THE KITE FLYER

A young widow and her boy, who has Down syndrome, are paid off by her in-laws to disappear. She must learn to cope with life's demands to survive and forgive the people who hurt her to fully live. The Kite Flyer is an adaptation of Gail Gaymer Martin's inspirational fiction, "The Christmas Kite."

Format:
Genres:
305

Sandy Mills

When a Hollywood starlet returns to North Carolina to attend college, she finds that keeping her identity secret is hard, but falling in love is easy. Finalist in family, semifinalist in comedy, 2008 Screenplay Festival, Finalist in 2009 SkyFest I. Script Excerpt

Format:
306

The Rifle

Logline: A former college football star battles survivors guilt from a past fatal car accident when a NFL scout recruits him as a practice player for training camp on a new expansion team.

Format:
Genres:
307

A Good Soul

A sitcom actor risks losing his soul for the chance to prove that he can be more than the lovable big brother he played on TV. His quest for a darker role leads him into the world of underground clubs where he is tricked into playing the killer of a snuff film.

Format:
308

Strange Country

Thriller/ Horror. Please query for more information.

Format:
Genres:
309

The Odyssey of John Buchanan

An 18th Century Scottish epic about a soldier who survives the Battle of Culloden, his family is killed, he is captured and banished to the colony of Maryland, sold into slavery, escapes and finds love in Colonial Pennsylvania.

Format:
Genres:
310

INTENT TO KILL

When his wife dies under mysterious circumstances, an ex-cop unravels a conspiracy involving an impostor presidential candidate with a new world order plot to take over the government.

Format:
311

Shades of Sin

A woman is caught between two men and their long-standing feud with each other.

Format:
Genres:
312

VITAMIN SEX

A frosty researcher determined to climb the career ladder with her brains not her body discovers data that suggests executives who have frequent sex are healthier and more successful. Her coveted promotion hinges on proving the theory by using herself and the boss's protege as guinea pigs.

Format:
Genres:
313

Dream Catchers

In medieval Scotland, a man searching for redemption becomes the target of torment as his power to heal becomes a catalyst for fear. Script Excerpt

Format:
314

Armies From Below

For years space has been deemed "the final frontier". This couldn't be farther from the truth as far beneath the ocean surface an ancient society reigns. A society that for years has sat idly by while humans have laid waste to the earth. All of this is about to change as the hospitality once shown to mankind is about to come to an abrupt end.

Format:
315

Lone Wolf

A farmer turned bounty hunter tries to escape her past as she heads west. Her past will find her and it will be up to her and an unlikely ally to protect a nearby town from destruction.

Format:
316

Louise

A bright and beautiful biracial girl faces the trials and tribulations of standing out from those around her in Barbados, often drawing unwanted attentions that plummets her into a lifestyle of unsettling situations. Is there a chance of happiness for her? Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
317

SIR HARRY LAUDER TONIGHT!

A famed Hollywood actor produces and stars in an Off-Broadway musical about his idle – the acclaimed, world renowned but long forgotten musical hall entertainer, Sir Harry Lauder. A biographical musical extravaganza. All music public domain. Script Excerpt

Format:
318

Indisposed

A seemingly overzealous fan manipulates her way into the home of an aging, agoraphobic writer to expose the truth surrounding the disappearance of the writer’s sister and writing partner. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
319

MADAM PRESIDENT

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”) Script Excerpt

Format:
320

Yule Tied

Two unlikely heroes of Christmas are magically chained together as they attempt to rescue kidnapped children from a witch and her warlord but wind up sparking a revolution. It’s an origin story about the German legend of Belsnickel, the inspiration for our modern image of Santa Claus, and Krampus, his hairy companion.

Format:
Genres:
321

Fast Fade

Biopic of the luminously beautiful but tragic 1950s film noir star Barbara Payton. Script Excerpt

Format:
322

Funky Auction

Fired man can’t pay his bills, accepts an offer to participate in the auction, doesn't suspecting, this is an offer from a gang

Format:
323

Misguided Illusions

In the world of Drag Queens, there's a fine line between fantasy and reality. When the two collide not even a serial killer can decide.

Format:
Genres:
324

A ROSE BY THE DOOR

A God fearing woman finds herself burned out by hurtful tragedies in her life. By trying to hide secrets from the past, she comes to the place where faith seems gone. But she overlooks, that old wounds must be touched and tended before they could be healed for good. A ROSE BY THE DOOR is an adaptation of Deborah Bedford's inspirational novel with the same title.

Format:
Genres:
325

WHITE DEVIL OF SHANGHAI

Romantic war adventure set against the backdrop of World War II China. Two mismatched fugitives of war, a jaded American newsman and a strong-willed Jewish refugee girl, escape Japanese-occupied Shanghai to reach Free China. They evolve into unlikely heroes among the Chinese, one as a mercenary destroying lives, the other as a Red Cross miracle worker saving lives. Their stormy relationship ultimately brings them together to save Shanghai's Jewish refugees from Nazi extermination. Script Excerpt

Format:
326

BELSNICKLE

When it seems an evil folklore character is killing people in a rural town during Christmas week, a young, inexperienced sheriff with his job on the line tries to stop him.

Format:
Genres:
327

My Angel Wore Stripes

After an accident, a standup comedian finds himself transported to heaven where he becomes an "Angel in Training." In order for him to earn his wings, he must return to earth and successfully defend an innocent prisoner at a Parole Board Hearing. During his spiritual journey, he touches and transforms the lives of the people he meets including the innocent victim, the quilty party and others along the way.

Format:
Genres:
328

Living Proof

Adopted at infancy, a pro minor league ice-hockey player searches for his biological parents during a championship season where his dream of playing for the Pittsburgh Penguins hangs on a thread and a prayer. But his quest to find his birth parents is a little more disruptive to his life than expected and he finds himself more on a journey of enlightenment than discovery. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
329

Autumn Blood

Bad Apples Don't Fall Far From The Tree... A social worker, tormented by his own abused past, gives aid to an abused, pregnant teen that threatens to become a taboo relationship. The fact that his live-in mother likes to kill socially irredeemable door to door salesmen only makes life worse. When fate deals him a lottery win, his seemingly mundane life falls apart. Script Excerpt

Format:
330

Perfect Prophet

A death metal atheist with a tortured religious past becomes the target of his satanic fan base because they think he's something more. Also available as a novel. Script Excerpt

Format:
331

The Accomplice

A lovable reform school grad, desperately seeking a fresh start in a small town, unwittingly becomes an accomplice in a murder committed by the most popular kid in town.

Format:
Genres:
332

Saga of the Dwarf

A dwarf's plan to save his village lands him in virtual hell but, in order to escape he must depend on a gnome wizard who is literally in hell or join him. Script Excerpt

Format:
333

The Great Canadian Gold Heist

Two grizzled down-on-their-luck bush pilots, desperate for money, are duped with big bucks by criminals to fly a milk run, only to find themselves the fall guys to a gold heist. The ruse has the deck stacked against them -- to escape police and young South African mercenaries and prove their innocents, they’ll need more than a wing and a prayer.

Format:
334

Spaced Out

A female writer suffering from writers block develops a romantic bond with a man who she thinks is perfect, unaware that he is the alien from her story.

Format:
Genres:
335

JUMPER AND THE BONES

When a naive underdog janitor accidentally injures a local gang leader, the gang goes after him and the woman he adores -- and darn it, he's got to fix it.

Format:
Genres:
336

RIP THE SHADOWS

A young woman pursues her mother’s murderer in order to excise soul-shattering childhood wounds which bind her to a serial killer who is controlled by the spirit of a dead convict. (109 pages)

Format:
337

In the Broad Face of Day

Historical Drama (1843): When a lunatic guns down the secretary of the British Prime Minister in broad daylight in central London, the ensuing courtroom battle and outcome was to change forever the way insanity was viewed by courts around the world.

Format:
Genres:
338

RAIL YARD

While connecting the slaughter of a train crew to the disappearance of an engineer from a deserted rail yard, a male and female Philly detective face stonewalling and a bewildering array of suspects.

Format:
Genres:
339

Turf War

As Florida neighbors fall in love, their rival lawn ornaments start a war. Script Excerpt

Format:
340

BORN TO BE YOU

A female seagull gets stranded and injured on an island of flightless cormorants. The leader nurses her back to health. He wants her to be his mate with the condition that she gives up flying.

Format:
341

Time Passages

A widowed scientist from 400 years in the future comes back to present-day earth to spare the planet (and his civilization) from ecological ruin. In the process, he inadvertently damns his ancestors to annihilation. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
342

Harpo's Bike (Can't Find My Way Home)

A young ad artist takes a trip to New Orleans on a Harley inherited from his estranged Marine father to prove to his family that the man was having an affair. Instead, he finds a veteran homeless mute - his father's best friend - who thinks he's Harpo Marx. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
343

DREAMWEAVER

Need a sophomoric romp with sex, drugs, and rock and roll full of juvenile humor and a little bit of melodrama? The 16 to 24 market will love this. It's full of quotes and characters they will chat up with their peers. Members of struggling rock band Karmageddon become pawns in a bet between bored rich men, but discover when "dreams come true," their loyalty and love are tested. Frontman Jet Starr takes the offer but wealthy Mack Wheeler changes the rules of the game when his daughter Darla falls for Jet.

Format:
344

Gods Of Bell

When a telephone worker invades the public's privacy by using the telephone lines to find the man who killed his wife, he inadvertently becomes a pawn in a twisted tale of espionage and intrigue.

Format:
345

Star Crossed Lovers

A contemporary Romeo and Juliet story about a budding romance that becomes complicated for two young lovers from rival New York mafia families.

Format:
Genres:
346

THE REINCARNATION COP

When a conscientious reincarnation cop uncovers misuse of a soul transferal machine and becomes Public Enemy No. 1, he is forced to come up against the most powerful man on the planet in order to create a new and more just world!

Format:
Genres:
347

Last Stop, Munson Ridge

Hoping to go straight, a New York mob boss settles down in a small town and becomes a librarian, but he unknowingly invades the turf of a wild, ruthless backwoods gang known as the Moonshine Mafia.

Format:
Genres:
348

The Dumb Ox Bellows

A 13th-century friar struggles to revitalize Christian theology using logic and reason, but intellectual opposition from peers, malicious slander by envious brethren, and “slavery of the pen” under two Popes drive him to mental collapse and loss of faith in his life’s work -- until God intervenes miraculously to affirm its merit. The extraordinary, true story of Saint Thomas Aquinas.

Format:
349

When Doves Cry

In 1991, a group of high school seniors navigates the treachery of young adulthood, dealing with bullies, homophobes, and abusive authority figures while seeking the ultimate Minneapolis experience; seeing the legendary Prince perform live at First Avenue on Halloween night but a freak blizzard threatens their plans. Script Excerpt

Format:
350

HOSEA

The son of the superintendent of international churches is convinced he hears a divine word which he follows, only to face ridicule from his family circle and friends and threats to lose his life from the drug and human trafficking world. This is a contemporary suspense about the prophet Hosea in the Bible.

Format:
351

Zwarm

Hi-tech nanobots designed to aid wounded soldiers in combat zones malfunctions and ends up trying to repair all imperfect humans worldwide by turning them into drones. Script Excerpt

Format:
352

The Gold Bug

An ambitious small-college biology teacher seeking his big break hunts a legendary carnivorous insect in a remote jungle, aided by a mysterious adventurer who’s pursuing a treasure of her own. A romantic adventure-comedy in the vein of "Romancing the Stone."

Format:
353

FINDING CHRISTMAS

A woman gets threatening emails and anonymous calls about her little girl, who had drowned with her husband three years ago. They never recovered her body. Could she still be alive? Finding Christmas is an adaptation of Gail Gaymer Martin's inspirational suspense.

Format:
354

Frat Mom

A fraternity in trouble for using illegal schemes to fund their wild parties finds themselves in the hands of an ironfisted frat mom and vow to send her packing.

Format:
Genres:
355

Spike

A Native American environmentalist is pitted against his logger brother after a botanist whistleblower is pushed too far in the struggle to maintain the forests of Northwestern Montana. As loggers fight for job security, and as environmentalists fight for their cause, the botanist becomes the victim of both sides, and enacts a dangerous retribution. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
356

Other Madnesses

A reclusive tour guide becomes an unlikely vigilante when the dark underbelly of New York City is revealed through his dreams. This script was made into a feature film by Crutch Films and distributed by Gravitas Ventures. Available now on i-Tunes, Amazon and a variety of VOD platforms. www.othermadnesses.com

Format:
Genres:
357

PRETTY

Who can you trust when everyone loves you to death? When a trophy wife is manipulated by spouse and friends, she better find a way look out for herself or lose everything -- including her life.

Format:
358

Because The Night

Believe in love too real to feel. Within the walls of a mystifying seaside mansion, a hard-headed heiress and the house's enigmatic owner investigate a concealed room where they penetrate another dimension and must struggle to comprehend fading boundaries of time, space and reality.

Format:
359

Touch-Up

A portrait photographer acquires a computerized photo touch-up program with the power to change a person’s real-life appearance. Initially, he uses it to help the maimed and disfigured. But, his services soon grow in demand among inner-city gangstas - and bugs in the program appear, forcing him to use the program in horrifying new ways. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
360

Mission Eternal

Ten years into the future, worldwide destruction looms as one mysterious man battles to prevent the war to end all wars, in this good vs evil supernatural political action thriller set in the Mid-East and Washington, DC. "Inception" meets "The Devil's Advocate" in the "West Wing."

Format:
Genres:
361

The Altos

"Romeo and Juliet" meet "The Sopranos" Young love tries to overcome many obstacles including organized crime in this coming of age, satirical, dark comedy/drama. Andy and Sofia are two of six teenagers whose lives are chronicled in this moving story, set during their graduating year of high school.

Format:
Genres:
362

A Body to Die For

When an accident takes short, dumpy Jeff’s life and mistakenly leaves tall, handsome, ladies man Rick alive, two angels decide to “fix” it by switching Jeff into Rick’s body and bringing Rick “upstairs” in this scifi romantic comedy about two unlikely best friends. "Heaven Can Wait" meets "Hangover"

Format:
Genres:
363

April Mae

A terminally-ill Vietnam vet, haunted by recurring nightmares of an incident from the war, takes drastic action when his self-centered, irresponsible teenage daughter decides to give her out-of-wedlock baby to her boyfriend’s family.

Format:
Genres:
364

THEATRE OF DEATH

In 1903 Chicago, a crusading reporter exposes of the “Absolutely Fireproof” Iroquois Theatre, as a fire trap. He is proven right. Based on the true incident. No one was ever punished. Professional Coverage: "Recommend” - Dave Trottier (Author “The Screenwriter's Bible")

Format:
365

Glorious Revolution

2056: a new world order. Four prisoners attempt to escape execution by exploiting the judge's weakness for one of them. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
366

The Redemption of John Parker

An embittered former slave risks life and limb as an Underground Railroad “conductor” until, targeted for death by angry slave owners and a sociopathic slave hunter, he must confront and resolve his inner rage or bring tragedy on his family. Based on a true story.

Format:
367

MIRDAD: A LIGHTHOUSE AND A HAVEN

In the late 1800s, a mysterious Man is admitted at a Middle-Eastern monastery, and starts to reveal new concepts of God, life, and love, which manages to make disciples of the monks, but also arouses the furious reaction of the local materialistic abbot. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
368

The Cat and The Rat

Pharaoh's favorite cat Horus is accused of stealing the king's jewels forcing Horus to go underground in the sacred tunnels to find Tarik The Rat to help clear his name. Script Excerpt

Format:
369

A Nice Family Gathering

A story about a man who loved his wife so much, he almost told her.

Format:
Genres:
370

RAGTIME WARRIOR

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.”) OFFICIAL FINALIST - New York Screenplay Competition Script Excerpt

Format:
371

A Dressmaker's Daughter

Romanian Jewish girl, studying to be a doctor, falls in love with her tutor. When the Nazis invade and murder her family, her lover joins the partisans. She is forced to be the concubine of a Romanian Iron Guard officer and nurse enemy soldiers. Script Excerpt

Format:
372

Eriksson

The Viking Leif Eriksson, who, to prove himself to his legendary father Erik the Red, embarks on a dangerous voyage to find new lands and inadvertently discovers America. Script Excerpt

Format:
373

The Pizza Mafioso

When naive but not stupid pizza master realized that he inherited a Mafia don, must confront the heads of the other families in order to bring the family business into legal channels.

Format:
Genres:
374

Man(ny) Versus Machine

When an awkward ad exec named Manny beats up a coffee maker, every mechanical device goes after him thwarting his chances of winning a CLIO advertising award and destroying his relationship with the woman he loves. Script Excerpt

Format:
375

Outclassed

A misanthropic animal shelter owner allows himself to fall for a woman he thinks he can trust--unaware she's a disguised pop star desperately searching for meaning in her own life. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
376

Home Like a Shadow

College girl accompanies her new boyfriend to his decaying San Joaquin Valley home town for his mother's birthday and is pulled into family conflicts and lost dreams dating back to the Civil War. Script Excerpt

Format:
Genres:
377

One More Day

A salesman sends a text message to God flippantly when he’s out for drinks with a co-worker, asking for an extra day that week to get ahead in a sales competition, he gets it, but he discovers that he’s cursed with an extra day every week until he learns how to treat people. Script Excerpt

Format:
378

The Road to Atonement

An inveterate thief rediscovers God after he mistakenly steals the identity of a high-profile mobster in the Witness Protection Program who is marked for execution and is pursued by Organized Crime contract killers.

Format:
379

THE WETTEST SPRING

In the late 1980's, Kurt Maxwell battles puberty and locker room myths, a family in the midst of dissolving, and on top of everything else, he must conquer Date Math at middle school.

Format:
380

BLACK ICE

In helping a beautiful woman escape a vengeful mob boss, a naïve young stockbroker becomes entangled in a web of deceit, murder, and revenge.

Format:
381

Graduate School

Eight theatre students meet and form bonds at a mid western graduate schoool where sexual predators roam the hallways calling themselves staff and faculty

Format:
Genres:
382

Space Brats

While on a mission to colonize newly-discovered Planet Vistal, five astronaut children set out to rescue their abducted parents from an evil, alien civilization. In the process, these NASA "brats" reign havoc and wreak mayhem in the galaxies.

Format:
383

Pinewood

A mentally unstable ex-con works with a private eye to find out who really killed his childhood friend. Unfortunately, the evidence goes into dark forces neither one is ready to deal with. Script Excerpt

Format:
384

The Merging

An ancient alien device is brought on board an earth space ship and goes on a killing spree. When it lands on earth, all life is dinner. Script Excerpt

Format:
385

Servants' Row

After an indentured servant is brutally beaten by an overseer, the multi-racial servants flee together from their colonial North Carolina plantation with the tyrannical owner in hot pursuit.

Format:
Genres:
386

The Monsters of Macon County

A lonely boy discovers three extraordinary creatures who've been hiding in the wilderness for many years, the remnants of a failed experiment. He befriends and helps them, but once they are introduced into society he begins to lose control.

Format:
Genres:
387

CLIENT FROM HELL

A struggling young female attorney