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I Will Wait For You

After a lovestruck lawman is torn away from an alluring fugitive he must cover up her crime in order to win her back as the romance and his reputation is threatened by a disturbed woman from an infamous rescue.

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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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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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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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CICADA

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

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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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Pebbles on the Beach

A school-boy kicks pebbles through the sparkling waters of a magical beach and becomes mesmerised by an apparition which materialises 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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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 werewolf that plagues his rural town.

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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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583

“Mow your lawn every two weeks, even when there is a foot of snow on it, or risk losing your home”: ordinance 583. Script Excerpt

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A Sacrifice to the God of the Blues

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

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Fish Fetish

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

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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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Demand Greatness

A father pushes his son to the limits, instilling a work ethic to achieve greatness in America's favorite pastime.

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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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Broken Cycle

After witnessing the cold blooded murder of his best friend, a young aspiring music producer must decide between revenge or a chance of a life time.

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Shiva

When an innocent, young man is arrested and tortured in Sri Lanka, he escapes the pain through his film fantasies.

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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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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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Get The Hell On/Off

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

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Lester Collins

Lester Collins, a one time saxophone player with several jazz bands lays down the law to a younger fellow player on the ups and downs of a true jazz man's life.

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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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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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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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Screaming Disorder

You think you know a Problem Child? A screamer? A kid gone bananas? Pull out a straight jacket and get a load of this little darling: Script Excerpt

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Grounded

A drunken blimp pilot suffering from PTSD is sentenced to tour a terminally ill boy about the local skies for a week, however the pilot becomes troubled when the boy finds his military medevac file.

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Rat's Bait Shop, Bar & Grill

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

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Sunny Springs

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

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Saber-Toothed Cat

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

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The Dog Ate It

He says, “My dog ate my homework.” Problem is: The teacher knows he doesn't have a dog. Script Excerpt

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Who'sYourWackyUncle.com

Horrible-tacky golf pants, big-plastic lapel flower that sprays water, big refrigerator-teeth smile, bald, hand buzzer and a Liberty One 24” red oak slapstick. If your uncle isn't like this you can order one through WhosYourWackyUncle.com 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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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!

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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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The Tattoo

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

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Marry Me. A horror story.

In this one minute screenplay she really screws him ... but only in a figurative way ... but forever. Script Excerpt

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HARRY

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

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FLEECING AMERICAN

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

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RONALD'S WRAP

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

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Betrayal at the Wedding

A young couple gets married, but their fears are more than realized at their reception with their single, dating parents. Script Excerpt

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Blindsided

A man goes on a blind date with a blind woman only to find the woman is not what she seems.

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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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Zone Of Fear

Do your friends have irrational behavior or is it you that's crazy? Or, maybe you've past into a special, intergalactic floating zone -- a zone of fear. Script Excerpt

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Memories

One evening, LUCIO just got beaten up. Afterwards, he went to the bar to get drunk. By the time he was too tipsy, he went to the edge of building to commit suicide. He was so drunk and hopeless that night until CORY found her and stop him from committing suicide. It was indeed a blessing in disguise for LUCIO since that night they were both strangers. Later on, LUCIO woke up undress and wonder where he was. Then CORY appeared in front of him as if there’s something happened between them. But CORY explain everything and despite being strangers she trusted him. In the long run, that first acquaintance lead to their closeness until secrets slowly revealed that made them realized they’re already connected.

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Til' Death Do Us Part

A story of couple, Blake and Sonya, who were fighting together for survival during the apocalyptic era. What’s holding them together is the vow they made during their marriage. That no matter what happens it will always be until death do they part.

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GINA

“At least you are lucky to have some flesh to keep. The others have nothing.”

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IN THE LOCKED UPPER ROOM

After the Crucifixion of Christ, the surviving Apostles hide out in fear, abandonment and desperation. Then Jesus appears to them. A short, adult (non-comic) animation, Biblical story. “SELECTED” – Christian Film Festival (2021) Script Excerpt

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Harmonic Distortion

Retelling of the Robert Johnson story with female singer doing original songs from different ears

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Witch's Ring

After their friend Benny becomes possessed by a cursed ring, Jay and Ernie must figure out a way to free him, all while on the run from a crazy old man.

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Puff

When a man discovers a furry feline companion, he learns fate gave him something more than what he anticipated: Love! Very low budget. 5 Pages. 1 character (male). 1 cute kitten. Location: NYC. Locales: Apartment, Subway platform/EXT. Train, Pet store EXT.). No extras are required. TOP 10 FINALIST — 24 HOUR SCREENWRITING CHALLENGE - JUNE 2021 FilmCon Awards filmcon.net

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Little People, Zombie World

During the zombie apocalypse only "full-sizers" can get the virus so a town of little people exterminate them whenever one is born, this rule is enforced until they discover that "full-sizers" born of them carry the cure.

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Boy Searching For Peace

A young boy experiences an atrocity of war and becomes the man who leads the world to peace.

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Herb 'n' RV

The holidays, a robot vacuum cleaner, an ornery cat, a first date, COVID... what could go wrong? Script Excerpt

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THE DOOR

While strolling late at night, an ordinary man is surprised to see three open doorways in a hundred-meter stretch of the same sidewalk. His first impulse is to continue on his way, but curiosity makes him turn back. Script Excerpt

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1202

An innocent man struggles with terrorists holding his girlfriend hostage, and cryptic text messages from an unknown sender, hours from a billion dollar lottery drawing that will ultimately change his future, and the world as we know it.

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The monument

A man's foot stuck into a hole, passengers treat him with their understanding of his situation, and no one helps him out.

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Always Be Human

The pandemic is sweeping the world, but is it the only problem of mankind? Come ... I'll take you through a world full of selfishness, brutality, oblivion.

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Feathers to Freedom

In a distant future in India a king becomes cursed and must find a way to reverse it and become human again.

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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 couldn’t be more opposite, personality, looks, everything. They fall in love. Script Excerpt

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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 Empress 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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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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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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meet The Devil!

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

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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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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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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. The late great actor 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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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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Colorado Lobsters

Brilliant and troubled MIT grad seeks revenge on the Nuclear Power Plant manager who murdered his dad. He takes over dad's old job and things go downhill from there. 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

A neighborhood Popsicle vendor kills himself for not being paid by yet another self-involved child, but 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. Grandma Sarah suffers a debilitating disease, but that's merely the beginning of her 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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