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Result #1
All Sarah's ThingsI Found in my Pocketby  Alan Barkley
Date Posted: 25 Oct 2019
When his fiancé cancels the wedding, a man reflects on his relationship triggered by a number of items he finds in his jacket.

Genre: Romantic Comedy
20 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #2
Heart Rateby  Alan Barkley
Date Posted: 24 Oct 2019
When a male and female cop enter an abandoned building looking for a cop killer, they are soon hunting each other. Winner Vail Film Festival. Produced writer.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
18 pages
Result #3
The Navigator's Apprenticeby  Alan Barkley
Date Posted: 24 Oct 2019
• A divorced mother and her unhappy teenage daughter, cynical about men, walk in an Oceanside park. Tthey find an unconscious man dressed in 18th century sailor’s clothes and take him home where he recovers. Although confused about his whereabouts he shows the girl how to navigate by the stars. She helps him find his way back and he in turn helps her navigate her emotional way forward. Winner, Woods Hole Film Festival •

Genre: Sci-Fi
12 pages
Result #4
The Deputyby  Alan and Linda Barkley
Date Posted: 24 Oct 2019
When his deputy is shot a lone sheriff must use his wits to subdue a dangerous thug who may be holding his young wife hostage. (Limited Location).

Genre: Western
10 pages
Result #5
Entitledby  Alan Barkley
Date Posted: 24 Oct 2019
A college Dean confronts a wealthy donor parent demanding the overturning of his son’s suspension for attempting to steal a female student’s car. (Limited location drama)

Genre: Drama
10 pages
Result #6
The Surrogateby  Kevin Dulaney
Date Posted: 20 Oct 2019
An African American woman embarks on a journey as a surrogate mother while beginning a romantic relationship and managing the judgments of her family, co-workers, and the world at large.

Genre: Comedy
20 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #7
Awareby  Ann Thairu
Date Posted: 17 Oct 2019
Movie title: Aware. She becomes a powerful lady in the entertainment industry. She is a foster kid to a white powerful couple in Russia. The old couple sees their world in her. Sadly the couple die in a mysterious scene. But who would have thought this foster kid was up for revenge. She had to become powerful For her mission to push through.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
45 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #8
E.O.Y. (End of Year)by  David L. Carter
Date Posted: 17 Oct 2019
In a near future, Educators enjoy the perks of celebrity, so long as their Scholars pass their End of Year exam. Those who do not, pay the ultimate price, a.k.a. Retirement.

Genre: Sci-Fi
20 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #9
The Ghost of Thurman Chesterfieldby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 16 Oct 2019
While trick-or-treating on Halloween night, young Daniel Taylor catches a glimpse of the town's sinister old undertaker -- and turns out to be the last person to see him alive. Forty years later on Halloween night, Daniel receives a visit from what appears to be the undertaker's ghost, who may need Daniel's help. (In the vein of The Twilight Zone.)

Genre: Horror
12 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #10
Happy Goatby  Leo Maselli
Date Posted: 16 Oct 2019
When an aspiring writer of children's books struggles to write a story with a happy ending, she leaves her depressed home state for California where she runs into a peculiar goat man who introduces her to a joy she wasn't aware existed.

Genre: Fantasy
22 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #11
Test by InkTip staff onlyby  Mike MinkTipWriter3
Date Posted: 16 Oct 2019
Test by InkTip staff only.

Genre: Musical
6 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #12
Night of the Pumpkinsby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 15 Oct 2019
Halloween is only one night a year, and not everyone is happy about this. In fact, several pumpkins are as mad as hell and not gonna take it anymore. (Horror/Dark Comedy. Award-winning journalist & screenwriter; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Animation
1 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #13
For All Eternityby  Judy Bednarek
Date Posted: 15 Oct 2019
A dying woman is offered a cure by a flamboyant artist that condemns her soul for all eternity.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
9 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #14
Mother's Dayby  Frank Parini
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
A self centered property tycoon is taught a valuable life lesson by a grieving teenage boy struggling with the death of his mother.

Genre: Drama
4 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #15
No Job for Tenderfootsby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Four notorious hit men unexpectedly end up at the same place, brought together by a mysterious cowboy who gives them an unusual mission. (Comedy/Drama. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Comedy
17 pages
Result #16
Sometimes the Monsters Get Hungryby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
On the last day of the carnival, young Billy Slater waits outside as his sister and her boyfriend enter a haunted house. As he studies the ticket-taker and hears strange sounds from inside, he begins to think something isn't quite right about this particular attraction. His fears are soon realized. * (Award-winning screenwriter; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Horror
10 pages
Result #17
The King of Cornby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Hopelessly lost in a corn maze, a young couple are rescued by a mystery man who bears a striking resemblance to Elvis Presley. * (1 location, 3 actors. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Fantasy
7 pages
Result #18
Flowers on a Saturdayby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
An elderly man and woman cross paths while visiting the graves of their departed spouses. Sparks don't exactly fly, but sometimes a simple connection is enough. * (1 location, 2 actors. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Drama
8 pages
Result #19
Jingle Trailsby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Two hikers encounter a mysterious backpacker with a long white beard, rosy cheeks and a penchant for milk and cookies. * (1 location, 3 actors. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for my credits.)

Genre: Fantasy
10 pages
Result #20
Christmas Tree or Bustby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
As December approaches, dusty ornaments in the attic spiffy themselves up, get makeovers and begin exercise regimens as they vie for a spot on the Christmas tree. * (Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for my credits.)

Genre: Animation
7 pages
Result #21
Raven Pointby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Hoping to soothe his troubled soul, a backpacker embarks on a journey to a remote wilderness area, but his plans to be alone are thwarted when he encounters a girl who's on a similar journey. * (1 location, 2 actors. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for my credits.)

Genre: Drama
10 pages
Result #22
Night of the Swingin' Deadby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
A zombie desires to dance like his hero, Fred Astaire. But first he must find a willing teacher. (Horror/Comedy. 1 location. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Horror
10 pages
Result #23
Suzie & Santa Get Realby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
On Christmas Eve, a little girl wakes to find Santa rummaging through her refrigerator. After scolding him about his diet, she proceeds to grill him about reindeer, elves, bad gifts and other curiosities, and soon develops a new understanding about Christmas. Santa, meanwhile, gets a dose of reality himself – and perhaps a new friend. (1 location. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Comedy
8 pages
Result #24
What They Saw in the Woodsby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
An old man finds a videotape which shows a remote wooded area and a secret meeting of mythical creatures -- a meeting which predicts the grim future of mankind.

Genre: Horror
7 pages
Result #25
Lenaby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
While backpacking alone in a remote forest, a young man encounters a mysterious girl who seems too good to be true. (1 location, 2 actors. Award-winning screenwriter; see IMDB for credits.)

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
7 pages
Result #26
Kick-Ass Picnicby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Neal and Amy meet up for their first date -- a relaxing picnic in the woods. But their tranquility is soon thwarted by spoiled meat, skin rashes, a sad song, and lots of blood. (1 location, 3 actors)

Genre: Romantic Comedy
7 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #27
The Acting Bugby  Jared Wynn
Date Posted: 13 Oct 2019
A family movie night turns into a nightmare when the daughter contracts the most American malady imaginable. --- Low budget, contained and family-friendly.

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Result #28
Storm Chaserby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 13 Oct 2019
Norman is determined to become a storm chaser, but is woefully unqualified. When he finally does land a job chasing storms, he gets stuck in a tranquil, sunny destination -- where the weather is perfect every day.

Genre: Comedy
9 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #29
Your Face is Killing Meby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 13 Oct 2019
A shallow young man decides to break up with his beautiful, kindhearted girlfriend because of an occasional unattractive facial expression. (1 location, 3 actors.)

Genre: Comedy
4 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #30
Beyond Avalonby  Edward Ybarra
Date Posted: 11 Oct 2019
A man’s fear of commitment leads to his demise off shore the mythical island of Avalon.

Genre: Drama
16 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #31
The Malandriniby  Salvatore M. Fusco
Date Posted: 10 Oct 2019
An unexpected knock at the door sets into motion a runaway chain of events that propels independent loan shark Bull Foscatino directly into the eye of a maelstrom between two rival mobs in the Italian South Bronx of the 1950s. Bull puts his wiles and steely determination to the test as he works to outmaneuver the warring factions set on his destruction and not lose his soul.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
1 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #32
Stayby  Sean Nash
Date Posted: 09 Oct 2019
Unable to cope with the prospect of his two sons watching him gradually succumb to cancer as his wife did, a young surfer paddles out at night to suicide. As he sinks beneath the waves his connection with his late beloved allows him to re-evaluate not only the gifts inherent in her passing, but the importance of not denying his boys the sharing of similar gifts from himself.

Genre: Fantasy
9 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #33
Sex Robotby  Simon Parker
Date Posted: 08 Oct 2019
Three Bullies plan to force the nerdy kid they torment into having sex with a full size sex robot and record it for the whole internet to see.

Genre: Drama
10 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #34
R+Hby  Lorenzo Colonna
Date Posted: 07 Oct 2019
An old woman who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease has been struggling with the memory of a terrible accident she unintentionally caused when she was young. On her way to a nursing home, her brain forces her to relive the consequences of that tragic day and the complicated relationship with her abusive father.

Genre: Drama
8 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #35
The Adventures of Maggie Coswellby  cw
Date Posted: 07 Oct 2019
A young girl deals with trying to be a popular kid while dealing with bullies at the same time.

Genre: Drama
21 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #36
Little Starby  CW
Date Posted: 07 Oct 2019
A young African American girl deals with being adopted by a new family.

Genre: Drama
18 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #37
Appearancesby  Lorenzo Colonna
Date Posted: 04 Oct 2019
During a stressful night shift, an emotionally-scarred bus driver, who has been victim of a brutal beating, is forced to face his many prejudices when a thug, a prostitute, a gay man, a homeless woman, and a priest get on his bus. But you should never judge a book by its cover.

Genre: Drama
9 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #38
The Basementby  Lorenzo Colonna
Date Posted: 04 Oct 2019
A rebellious teenager and her little brother have been living in a basement with their father for fourteen years, struggling to survive after a virus wiped out the human race. But when a butterfly flies in, they begin to wonder if the virus is real and if that man is really their father.

Genre: Drama
11 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #39
DARK WATERSby  Dick Donaghue
Date Posted: 04 Oct 2019
On the anniversary of her lover's tragic death, Mirelle tries to dispel the haunting images of her tragic loss.

Genre: Drama
4 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #40
Ganglersby  Mark Renshaw
Date Posted: 02 Oct 2019
A jaded correction officer transporting a busload of restrained inmates must choose whether to defend the prisoners she despises when they are attacked by creatures with a twisted sense of justice. Awarded Best Short Screenplay at Shriekfest 2019

Genre: Horror
13 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
 
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