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Result #281
The Urbanitesby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 12 Dec 2019
Four hipsters pack their lunch and excitedly head into the woods for their first ever picnic. Unfortunately, it all goes very, very wrong. (1 location. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Comedy
17 pages
Result #282
The Big Digby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 12 Dec 2019
Pete once heard that if you dig a hole far enough you will end up in China. So one day he takes a shovel and decides to find out for himself. (Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Comedy
4 pages
Result #283
Gold Fillingby  James Montague Freeman
Date Posted: 12 Dec 2019
An irate customer, an exasperated waiter, and the customer's apologetic wife...what could go wrong with a restaurant's special dish? This script is written to be a one-location low-to-no-budget film with three speaking roles and two non-speaking roles.

Genre: Drama
8 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #284
Caledoniaby  J Young
Date Posted: 09 Dec 2019
A former reality TV producer is presented with a mysterious offer that could change his life forever. CALEDONIA is a unique, inventive short with limited locations and a devastating twist ending.

Genre: Drama
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #285
Jolly Happy Worldby  Quinton Lowe
Date Posted: 08 Dec 2019
A girl with a severely depressing homelife copes by singing and dancing with her friends and looking on the bright side of things.

Genre: Musical
7 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #286
Fetusby  Quinton Lowe
Date Posted: 08 Dec 2019
A man and woman forced to undergo painful procedures to provide fetuses as the secret ingredient to a drug supply are given the opportunity for escape by a scientist working against the drug lord holding them captive.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
11 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #287
Alien Architectby  Quinton Lowe
Date Posted: 08 Dec 2019
An allegory for the creative process, we follow a writer influenced by nature as he world builds a fantasy land and struggles with the notions his work might not have the cultural impact he wants it to have.

Genre: Fantasy
5 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #288
One Golden Showerby  Quinton Lowe
Date Posted: 08 Dec 2019
A young professional trying to make it through his mundane workday gets stuck in an abstract conversation with his cocaine addled boss.

Genre: Comedy
8 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #289
Franticby  Quinton Lowe
Date Posted: 08 Dec 2019
A deranged psychiatrist makes a gourmet meal out of the organs of a dead woman and is ultimately murdered by a rotten body grown from the dead woman's heart planted in the psychiatrist's garden.

Genre: Horror
14 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #290
Togetherby  Arthur L Burton III
Date Posted: 07 Dec 2019
An old woman waits in purgatory for her husband, but he’s still hanging onto life, if they cannot go through the door to heaven together, they will be separated forever.

Genre: Drama
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #291
Freddy's Backby  Doug J Robbins
Date Posted: 06 Dec 2019
An inmate in an asylum is plagued by bad dreams about Freddy Krueger.

Genre: Horror
2 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #292
Melaninby  Tia Streaty
Date Posted: 05 Dec 2019
A resolute aging actress takes bold measures to turn back the hands of time.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
32 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #293
Human Right True Storyby  Fujio Torikai
Date Posted: 05 Dec 2019
A family was subject of human rights violation over a 40-year period, exposed to attacks using electrons and sounds.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
7 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #294
Inner Strengthby  William David Glenn IV
Date Posted: 05 Dec 2019
A kung fu warrior must overcome his internal anger in order to defeat his sensei's killer.

Genre: Action/Adventure
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #295
Moon Xby  John P. Warren
Date Posted: 03 Dec 2019
A group of three astronauts discover a city on the moon from an alternate dimension and are forced to decipher real-life truth from alternative truth. This script is has received a CONSIDER grade from Scriptreaderpro.com

Genre: Sci-Fi
15 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #296
Bobby Takes The Trainby  Jeffrey Lodge
Date Posted: 03 Dec 2019
A young boy has resigned to the severe disappointment that he would have the worst summer ever. However, against all the odds, on the journey to his dream summer, he experiences life in a different dimension when he rides the train for the first time.

Genre: Other
3 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #297
Wrestler's Choiceby  Doug J Robbins
Date Posted: 03 Dec 2019
A son is none too pleased to hear that his dad is retiring from the sport of pro wrestling.

Genre: Other
5 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #298
Queen Eby  Barbara Daniel
Date Posted: 29 Nov 2019
Comedy: Her three daughters are shocked when progressive, strong-willed EMMA opposes her daughter SAPHIRA's wedding to a woman.

Genre: Gay/Lesbian
20 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #299
Queen Eby  Barbara Daniel
Date Posted: 29 Nov 2019
Her three daughters are shocked when progressive, strong-willed EMMA opposes her daughter SAPHIRA's wedding to a woman.

Genre: Comedy
20 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #300
A Black Love Storyby  NG
Date Posted: 29 Nov 2019
Feature Version Available. The story of two lovers who separate and meet after many years. But the woman is not the same and strongly believes her beloved won't accept her new appearance.

Genre: Romance
45 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #301
N.D.E.by  Jean Galliano
Date Posted: 27 Nov 2019
After being shot while breaking into someone’s home, a Teen Addict has a Near Death Experience [N.D.E.] where he is confronted by a Demon and then by the Lord.

Genre: Drama
14 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #302
The Ship Sails Fastby  Liisa Evastina
Date Posted: 26 Nov 2019
Romantic comedy from a perspective of a transgender woman navigating the dating life in West Hollywood.

Genre: Gay/Lesbian
12 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #303
Suiciding Frank Olsonby  Tom Huggins
Date Posted: 25 Nov 2019
When the colleagues of a CIA chemist suspect he intends to reveal their Black Ops crimes, they subject him to some of his own medicine. Literally. The hallucination that follows is a hologram of every crime in the CIA Curriculum Vitae, propelling the chemist to a mad defenestration from a tenth-floor window. Threat contained.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
30 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #304
To live beyond his meansby  Fujio Torikai
Date Posted: 23 Nov 2019
A lonely, mixed-raced young man takes a test in order to win a life of luxury. He must compete against the successor to the throne and a NASA astronaut. He is successful in passing the test, but it turns out to be a trap set up by a secret international organization.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
19 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #305
THE SHIKSEH AND THE SHOFAR BLOWERby  Joyce Davison
Date Posted: 23 Nov 2019
Forbidden love between a non religious Serf and an Orthodox Jew, heals them from their early childhood traumas only to lead to their deaths. From their graves in the Jewish Pale, now a part of Russia, they dance until separated by a moonbeam, grieving for the child they left behind, who in the end redeems them when he comes to their graves and blows the shofar.

Genre: Drama
45 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #306
Fast Handsby  Simon Parker
Date Posted: 22 Nov 2019
A once great boxing champion returns to the ring in order to give his only child the kind of wedding he thinks she should have.

Genre: Drama
12 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #307
The REAL Star Odyssey 2by  BRIAN C BAER
Date Posted: 21 Nov 2019
When die-hard fans of the cult movie STAR ODYSSEY despise its new sequel, they abduct its star and force him to film a new one. MISERY for the GAMERGATE generation

Genre: Horror
15 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #308
Stayby  Sean Nash
Date Posted: 21 Nov 2019
Unable to cope with the prospect of his two sons watching him gradually succumb to cancer as his wife did a young, widowed surfer paddles out alone at night to suicide. As he sinks ever deeper beneath the waves his connection with his late beloved becomes more focused, allowing 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 #309
Babyby  Simon Parker
Date Posted: 20 Nov 2019
A new mother who wishes she never had her child is met by an evil demon who offers her the chance for that wish to come true.

Genre: Horror
4 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #310
How The Other Half Liveby  Michael E Kitlas
Date Posted: 20 Nov 2019
What happens when a man, down on his luck, takes "people watching" on the train a little too far?

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
13 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #311
Simonby  Shelly Paino
Date Posted: 19 Nov 2019
When a teacher reads Edgar Allen Poe to her sixth graders, she must find out why one student’s interest in the poem borders on obsession.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
12 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #312
STASISby  Alexis Giannoulis
Date Posted: 17 Nov 2019
A group of friends is having a nearly-fatal accident coming back from a wedding in a remote location. Trying to find help they end up at a roadside motel where the keeper, Jack, informs them that things are not as they seem and that they must reveal a secret in order to find their way back.

Genre: Horror
15 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #313
The Dateby  Jody Ellis
Date Posted: 17 Nov 2019
A woman accepts an invitation of a first date with a man she meets online, only to find it's not what she expected.

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #314
Musclemenby  D. Anthony Cooper
Date Posted: 17 Nov 2019
Two criminals take a job that they think will be the biggest score they've ever come across. Then, they find out the job is robbing a well known crime boss of a multi million dollar organization whose wife happens to be a woman one of them is sleeping with.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
15 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #315
Wordsby  Erick Torres
Date Posted: 16 Nov 2019
Alejandro, a mute, learns his first love, Timothy, has returned to their hometown after 30 years. Overcome with nostalgia, Alejandro is faced with a decision to either confront Timothy and possibly relive old memories, or allow time to distance them further. (Scriptapalooza 2019 Semifinalist)

Genre: Gay/Lesbian
38 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #316
Billyby  Doug J Robbins
Date Posted: 16 Nov 2019
A twisted take on how dolls can become protectors to children that are being abused.

Genre: Horror
2 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #317
Lunaby  Jackie Bateman
Date Posted: 15 Nov 2019
An imaginative little girl won’t speak, but she does have a plan, and in the course of a day shows her exhausted mum and wine-soaked friend what’s important in the world: simple living, being themselves, and chocolate, because in her view they’re bothering with all the wrong things.

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #318
For the Takeby  Simon
Date Posted: 15 Nov 2019
A new father scared that he's not good enough to be a father or husband, turns to crime for money only to have his life saved by the ghost of the old woman he helped mug and leave for dead.

Genre: Horror
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #319
Blisteredby  Jackie Bateman
Date Posted: 15 Nov 2019
A young woman lives in isolation on a desolate farm, consumed with remorse from a long-ago fire she sparked that killed her sister, battling with her state of mind and in perpetual torment as the phantoms of her past burn brightly.

Genre: Horror
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #320
The Avenging Ladies of Essexby  Cheryl White
Date Posted: 14 Nov 2019
John Wayne-loving Emily Blacksmith sets out on her trusty mobility scooter to blow up her mortal enemy after her nephew loses his car in a rigged gambling game.

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
 
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