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WriteMovies Winter 2019 Screenwriting Contest

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By Lynda Lemberg and Jeffrey Allen Russel.

In 1840, an unconventional widow risks her life when she joins forces with a charismatic journalist, brutalized tenant farmers and a traumatized exile she rescues in Montreal, to stop the most powerful men in Scotland from violently evicting Gaelic Highlanders, unaware of her own family's complicity in the ethnic cleansing.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 02/22/2014; Updated: 01/05/2019)

By Gustavo Freitas.

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: Screenplay

(Posted: 06/19/2018; Updated: 02/19/2019)

By Jonathan LaPoma.

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: Screenplay

(Posted: 04/02/2016; Updated: 03/05/2019)

By Craig Peters.

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? (Selected for The 2016 BloodList.)

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 10/07/2009; Updated: 03/02/2019)

By S R Kuy.

The Heart of a Tiger is the searing true story about the incredible courage, resilience and strength of a woman who survived one of the worst atrocities inflicted upon mankind, the Cambodian Genocide—in which over a four-year-period over two million Cambodians were murdered and dumped in mass grave sites. It is the story of 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.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 04/30/2018; Updated: 03/08/2019)

By Robert and Lois Gately.

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

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 09/19/2012; Updated: 01/09/2019)

By Jeffrey Allen Russel & Lynda Lemberg.

During the Civil Rights era, a white supremacist colludes with a judge to entrap African Americans for his lobotomies. When a Black track star is sent to his asylum after she retaliates against the racist girls at school, her brilliant best friend teams up with an edgy journalist to free her and expose the conspiracy.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 10/31/2016; Updated: 08/28/2018)

By Patricia Poulos.

A blonde bombshell in stainless steel is targeted by the nation's most corrupt political leader as, in his greed, he steals her wealth and is poised to penetrate her armour.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 07/02/2014; Updated: 03/10/2019)

By David Kurtz.

Logline: Maria, a lonely drug smuggler on the run enlists Peter, a newly divorced DEA agent as her wingman to help her save her parents from a dangerous Mexican cartel.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 10/02/2012; Updated: 03/06/2019)

By Robert Gately.

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.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 08/19/2003; Updated: 01/09/2019)

By Phil Parker.

LOGLINE: "In the final days of WWII, when a rule-following pilot crash-lands on a Japanese island carrying the third atomic bomb, he faces a harrowing dilemma: follow orders and manually detonate the bomb to prevent it falling into enemy hands. Or help the island's POWs escape.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 08/21/2014; Updated: 11/10/2018)

By Timothy Jay Smith.

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: Screenplay

(Posted: 05/26/2006; Updated: 05/08/2018)

By Leonardo Reis.

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: Screenplay

(Posted: 06/07/2013; Updated: 05/24/2018)

By Patricia Poulos.

As a school-boy kicks a pebble along a magical beach he's mesmerized by an apparition which materializes into the girl of his dreams.

Format: Short Screenplay

(Posted: 08/27/2016; Updated: 03/04/2019)

By Patricia Poulos.

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.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 07/15/2015; Updated: 03/04/2019)

By Patricia Poulos.

The Devil's good looks and penetrating smile fail to capture God's chosen-one causing him to dig up the body of a dead-man and, wearing a Judge's full-bottom wig to conceal his identity, he continues his pursuit.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 07/24/2018; Updated: 03/11/2019)

By Timothy Jay Smith.

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 him and the bomb before it ends up in the wrong hands.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 02/01/2018; Updated: 07/17/2018)

By Robert Gately and Drew Keil.

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

Format: Stageplay

(Posted: 08/19/2003; Updated: 01/09/2019)

By Robert Gately.

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: Screenplay

(Posted: 12/14/2003; Updated: 01/09/2019)

By Timothy Jay Smith.

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: Screenplay

(Posted: 10/22/2006; Updated: 08/04/2018)

By Craig Peters.

A single mother with nothing to lose joins the doomsday cult of armed, anti-government sovereign citizens that kidnapped her son and makes a desperate bid to win his freedom.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 05/02/2015; Updated: 01/21/2019)

By Jonathan LaPoma & Natalia Porras Sivolobova.

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: Screenplay

(Posted: 04/16/2014; Updated: 03/05/2019)

By Timothy Jay Smith.

When an arsonist threatens a Greek island village, the 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 saves the village with only seconds to spare after miscalculating the plan of attack.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 12/13/2015; Updated: 05/26/2018)

By Brent Hartinger.

(Family/Animation): In the four kingdoms of Spades, Hearts, Clubs, and Diamonds, where people are ranked by numbers, a group of lowly "twos" tries desperately to stop the Queen of Spades from overthrowing the other kingdoms. (This screenplay was a "featured"/top-rated script on both TheBlackList.com and SpecScout.com.)

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 05/07/2014; Updated: 02/12/2019)

By Danny Howell.

When a troubled girl's visions of her high school classmates' murders start coming true, she suspects her father is the killer.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 08/06/2004; Updated: 02/20/2019)

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