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Told all through text messages, a woman working a film festival receives some disturbing texts for an ex.
One set, no actors.
Sabrina; Whom struggles with validation and acceptance, Confides in her best friend Natalie about her frustration with her mom and newly found distraction.
Joan Dice, a vengeful gunslinger, must track down the ruthless Preacher and Half-Breed who murdered her friend and parents before they can kill again.
In the future, men are required to honor a nine o'clock curfew. Three women hang out at a bar and discuss how different their lives are now, and whether things are better or not.
One set, a small number of actors.
Ordinary Attorneys with Extraordinary casesby Garry Pogil
Date Posted: 02 Oct 2018
A recently-admitted attorney, in need of clients, decides to take on a case that is rejected by all prominent lawyers and law firms, and in so doing, he gains a favorable reputation upon its successful outcome and decides to take on more of such unique and unconventional cases.
Two male kidnappers are thrust into an awkward situation when their female kidnapping victim develops Stockholm Syndrome a little bit faster and little bit more intensely than they ever could have imagined.
Christmas Eve, fog causes Santa to crash land onto an eccentric English Lord's Castle. Disorientated Santa stumbles into more and more trouble when he's mistaken for an intruder. Things only get wackier when the Queen arrives to visit her Cousin, and Santa is mistaken for a terrorist. The drunk butler tries to rescue Santa.
A workaholic father promises to pick up his son's Christmas present. Things go drastically wrong when he discovers he's stayed too late at work. His mad rush to make good his promise to his son only leads to mayhem and frustration, when all the stores are closed and he must advert to desperate actions.
When one of Santa's reindeer becomes sick on Christmas eve, he visits a veterinarian in the hopes of persuading him to help. The vet though has trouble believing he is not witnessing a robbery. Frantic and trying to convince the skeptical vet of his real identity before the police arrest him and ruin Christmas for children all over the world, Santa must take desperate measures, yet he has so little time
Madison figured her life was nearly perfect. Young, successful, pretty, single…a bit of a wine snob. She wanted a good man. Naturally, this good man had to be nearly as perfect as she was and be as passionate about wine. Then she met Carlos and things got crazy.
Genre: Romantic Comedy
A sick child gets his wish granted, to be transformed into a dog.
A young boy meets a time traveller who needs one more toaster to get himself home.
A young office worker discovers a pretty vampire in the middle of an attack. She wants more. Demands that he show her where he lives.
A drug addict mother desperate to keep a hold of her child teacher her how to hide.
A writer working on his latest short film begins receiving mysterious letters under his door that turn out to be future pages of his script that he hasn't written yet.
A couple frantically getting ready for a wedding accidentally trap themselves in the bathroom. To make matters worse, a wasp flies in through the window.
Two young boys discover a mysterious object in the mountains that may or may not be the remnants of the satellite Sputnik that have fallen to earth.
Two boys learn curiosity can hurt more than cats when they discover an old rain barrel sitting in a deserted field and decide to ignore a warning distinctly stating not to open it until the next night.
Three characters become self-aware and realize that they are in a screenplay where they are controlled by the all-powerful Writer.
Three actors, one set. Very low budget.
When his fiancé cancels their upcoming wedding, a man finds items in his pocket that trigger a reassessment of their relationship. *Produced writer and short screenplay winner, Vail and Woods Hole film festivals*
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.
Told in reverse chronological order two undercover cops face manipulation and betrayal when they encounter drug dealer temptations. Memento homage.
Produced writer and contest winner, Vail and Wood's Hole Film Festivals
• When a divorced mother and her unhappy teenage daughter, cynical about men, walk in an Oceanside park, they find an unconscious man dressed in 18th century sailor’s clothes. They take him home where he recovers. Although confused about his whereabouts he shows her 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, short screenplay, Woods Hole Film Festival
• 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
A westernized Arab girl is prisoner of the family traditions that break the course of her life.
In the year 2088 humanity is of the brink of extinction and the only hope is a experiment.
Emma Stone proves that a girl can compete against a man's ego, by defeating a Humanoid Robot, in front of Billions of viewers worldwide.
The visual imagery in this movie, is organized to break "Emma Stone's" cool-girl stereotype. If this script materializes, the actress would be able to earn her own movie-franchise.
A young woman is hunted by a corrupt small-town sheriff after she defends herself brutally when his son and his friends attack her family.
After his partner dies he opens the books to discover that his partner has embezzled all of the company's finances, now in order to save it Big Al must look for a partner in the most unlikely of places.
Victor Rodriquez is an aspiring writer, who just needs a bit more imagination. At a Chinese grocer, he finds some herbs that help. Maybe just a bit too much.
A terrifying mobile massage causes baffling and brutal terror.
While playing golf, Larry notices a strange boy watching him. The boy has a pull on Larry, and when he finally goes to him he discovers the secret of what he is after.
A brilliant scientist travels back in time so she can secure a bright future for her unborn child - and the world.
**Top Ten Finalist in 2017 SLAMDANCE SCREENPLAY COMPETITION - Short Category**
Manolo is leaving his home in Mexico to study in the US. He accepts a ride from someone who isn't real fond of him or his home country. Along the ride, they learn about each other and become friends in the process.
Noah brings his family to the campground where his sister was murdered 25 years ago.
Sarah saves a discarded store mannequin and is delighted to discover it can move but Charlie's hostility towards her boyfriend sparks a conflict only the best 'man' will win.
While everyone else has been evacuated from the West Coast due to the impending threat of a North Korean missile, Vinny and Megan choose to stay in California and spend their day looking for their dream house.
A suspenseful, yet humorous, two-person script with limited neighborhood location using both furnished and empty houses. Location can be adapted based on what's available to producer.
Adam Miller is having a bad life. On day, he stumbles on the small town of Sunset. It's everything he's looking for. Except it's not what it seems.
Officer Allen Jennings has an imaginary friend, Jeremy, who helps with his police work. Having decided that he needed to make Jeremy go away, he has no idea of the ramifications of such a decision.
In the age of the Demon Lord, goblins and fairies, a family must face the arrival of the Darkness to their idyllic valley, home of Waterfall of the Fairies. Little Sarah may be their only hope.
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