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RUBERT BECOMES: Existentialism for Dummies

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

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CICADA

The things you try hardest to forget often return to haunt you in the most unexpected forms and shapes.

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LANA LUI/BECOMING LANA LIU

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

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Things They Say Of Me

Judged, labelled and abused since birth, ‘She’ escapes one hell and stumbles into another on her quest for self-acceptance and unconditional love.

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Corpse Pose

A young man gets the surprise of his life when he looks for his sister in a community of spiritualists.

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Pebbles on the Beach

Along a magical beach kicking pebbles through its sparkling waters, a boy becomes mesmerised by an apparition which materializes into the girl of his dreams. Script Excerpt

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The Lost Camp

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

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THE PRODIGAL

In the 1880s West, a twin returns from exile to reclaim her birthright from her scheming, murderous sister.

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I've Got Your Number

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

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EVERY WEEK

What happens when the vacuum cleaner quits; dust grows, developing limbs, speech, manners; and so Julie battles to save her sanity, and her home from a pair of six foot fuzz balls. Script Excerpt

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One Child Born

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

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Moonshine

After his wife goes missing, a blackout drinking sheriff is on the case to find her, but all he ends up finding is the insatiable monster that plagues his tiny rural town.

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583

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

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A Sacrifice to the God of the Blues

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

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Tough Love

A suicidal teen finds a reason to live after her maniacal new therapist gives her a hefty dose of tough love.

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Spruce Up the Holidays

An animated adventure about a pair of forest squirrels whose tree is cut down and taken to the city to be used as an elaborate Christmas display. Lost within a bustling Metropolis, and desperate to find their way back home, the squirrels come to understand the true spirit of Christmas and their love for each other.

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Fish Fetish

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

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WHEN YOU'RE DEAD

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

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The Waterwheel Forest

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

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PURSUE PEACE

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

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THE BURDEN OF ANGELS

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

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CITIZEN ROSE

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

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Chimera

Dr. Jeanine LaCroix’s plan to infect the city and banking on having the only antidote takes a sickening turn for the worst. *Winner of Best Horror Screenplay in Top Shorts December 2020 Film Festival*

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Bellamy

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

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Sandley

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

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The Booty Battle

In a frat house where everybody always gets laid, one student has the courage to stand up and say, no, I will not get laid tonight. Script Excerpt

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Serenity

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

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Hide and See

A blind widow exacts revenge on her parents for her bullied childhood.

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Pwned

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

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Mom's New Toy

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

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REVIVAL HOUSE

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

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Sunny Springs

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

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BERSERK

It is her sweet 16 Birthday, and it is bring your daughter to Work Day. She never could've anticipated that to save her Dad from a crazed, demon-possessed Scientist, she'd have to commit Murder! Script Excerpt

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Fool Me Twice

A couple try to save their failing marriage by hiring clones of themselves as babysitters.

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THE MINIONS

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

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Script Pitch

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

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Roadside Picnic

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

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The Body and Blood

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

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High Tide Line

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

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HARRY

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

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FLEECING AMERICAN

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

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RONALD'S WRAP

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

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The Tattoo

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

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Betrayal at the Wedding

A young couple gets married, only to find that their single dating parents have their own agendas when attending their wedding reception. Script Excerpt

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Blindsided

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

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POOF

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

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SHOEMANTIC LIAISONS

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

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Two Fishermen

When a young reporter is sent to cover a hanging, he must quickly come to grips with the bloody and painful realities of life as well as the spontaneous nature of true friendship.

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Pretty natural

Two young women meet by chance. One is a model, and the epitome of beauty for the other one. They fall in love.

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SCREWED

LOGLINE-SCRWED is a 35 minute short film about three teens who witness a murder and now the murderer is after them to silence them before they reach the cops.

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Formosus

A loyal Papal Guard Captain sets out to stop a megalomaniacal Countess from putting a dead pope on trial and seizing control of the Rome, the Senate and the Church.

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Halloween in the middle of nowhere

If it looks scary, it is.

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Shadow River

Camping takes on a whole new meaning when a couple decide to buy an old rundown houseboat

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Reboot

No more aching feet...A shoe company releases the ultimate footwear.

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The Flant

Only, but once a year and during a solar eclipse, could two types of insects ever contemplate the possibility of their evolution.

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The Test

A couple is summoned to a government office where a doctor gives them the news that their son has performed incredibly well on a test. Performing incredibly well is not always a good thing.

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5-POINTS FLOWERS

A kid, a hood, and Santa engage on a busy intersection.

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MEMORIAL

The ghosts of the four students killed at Kent State gather at their memorial on the fiftieth anniversary of the shooting.

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Raised

In order to save his childhood friend’s life, 32-year-old Finn reveals a long-buried secret.

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Call Me

A mysterious woman shows up at a stranger's door with the sole intention of making him happy. Script Excerpt

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Five Sheep VS Two Huam Lives

In early days of Red China, a landlord and his son encountered a savage event. Land owners’ genocide, property confiscating, organized inhuman campaigns with millions been wiped out during the movement of so called Land Reform. Those days could return any time.

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Dicks Everywhere

Liz, an organized and overworked IT Support Technician comes across a horrifying revelation about Dave, one of her regular support tickets, and the un-expected amount of exposure she may have had to his dick.

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Not Bras' Fault

A young Chinese husband’s kindness to reduce his British wife's shop harassment in current China has made him almost one-way journey to prison. Will he ever regain freedom?

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White Is Not A Color

No one has the gut to worship White Skin so openly. A Chinese journalist tells why she has. A simple marriage triggers national belief of state empowerment. A self-claimed single race nation shows aggression after assimilation policy nationwide.

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A Holy Cow! Confession

A middle-aged Irish priest listens to the confession of a young American priest, who, though devout in his beliefs, seeks to make a radical change in the manner of his expressing his devotions. Script Excerpt

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A Guy ... With Spirit

A Valley Girl’s romantic rendezvous, arranged through an online dating service, results in a menage a trios that is literally out of this world. Script Excerpt

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My Father's Worst Nightmare (short)

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. Script Excerpt

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Lycanthrope

The story tells about a secret confrontation between two cyborgized star systems.

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Prison

Its a Prison dream story.story begans in jail. It was suspence adventure screen play.10 to 15 minute .

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meet The Devil!

An award-winning journalist who doesn't believe in God or the Devil interviews an author on these 'mythical' characters landing him in Hell calling for God. Script Excerpt

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No Time To Lose

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

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Diana & Allan

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

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Team Couch

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

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Who's The Pin Head?

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

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Code Enforcer

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

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Dead or Alive

A mystical figure in New Orleans questions a Millennial on what she thinks living is. Is it about dead things or living things? Script Excerpt

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A WALK IN THE PARK

A elderly man's daily constitutional becomes a surreal experience.

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B*a, The Star Child

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

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Incidental Music

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

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Ferald and Mizz Ladybug

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

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Gay West, Young Man, Gay West

A gay cabaret back in the day. Script Excerpt

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Condemned

As an innocent man is walked to the electric chair, wrongly convicted of a brutal murder, the guilty man, free on a technicality, begins to experience his every fear and emotion until poetic justice intervenes.

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Soap

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

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Your Secrets Will Get You High

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

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Baby's Gone

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

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Roommates

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

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RECESS BULLY

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

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THE LAST PERFORMANCE

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

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NIGHT ATTACK

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

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THE BLOOD ATTACK

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

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GRIEF COUNSELOR

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

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UNACCEPTABLE EMPLOYEE BEHAVIOUR

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

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DATING DOS & DON’TS

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

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BE SAFE

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

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FEAR AWAY

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

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WHEN RUBBER DUCKIES GO BAD

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

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EXPOSED

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

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WINTER COVER

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

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SUPER FOOT

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

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Poor Lord Ritchie's Answer

Notorious JZ Murdock character and Medieval Lord Ritchie in this original tale of descent into madness in the surreal world that is either hallucinated or actually is a wizard's revenge. Rutger Hauer chose this story in a contest he once held. A prequel story also now available about when Ritche was a pirate in a haunted cave.

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YOU'VE SAVED MY LIFE

Modern medicine is wonderful. Too bad if you disagree.

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GENEVIEVE: A SILENT SCREEN IDYLL

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

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ODOMETER

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

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AFFLECK! or How Ben Got the Job

A riff on the Aflac commercials.

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SON OF THE ROBE

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

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THROUGH THE CRACKS

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

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Third Fiddle

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

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Colorado Lobsters

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

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Adapted scene from The Seven Rays

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

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Popsicle Death

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

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Sarah

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

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Sexto Sentido

Wanita, a fake clairvoyant, soon learns she is not so fake at all.

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Zigwart

Zigwart, the leprechaun, shares his crazy dream.

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What is Wealth

Documentary Thesis on Wealth? - Easy enough topic! - So Sam thought, until his daunting interview with an old English Professor.

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Grim-Reaperess

It happens every 100 years... What will Susan discover, on her twentieth birthday?

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T'was Christmas Eve

A life of ill repute condemned her from keeping her true love.

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The Brown Leather Pouch

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

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the rose bud

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

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Enough is Enough

The Children, of a poverty stricken widow, are devastated, when their Halloween pumpkin is used to make a meal and decide to, somehow, get another.

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The Sacred Heart

Ever carved your initials on a tree?

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Alienated

A mother is concerned about her teenage son’s addiction to computer gaming.

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The Greedy Tooth Fairy

Sam, a five year old boy, loses his two front teeth and refuses to hand them over to the tooth fairy; she does not take too kindly.

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