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Result #321
THE LAST PERFORMANCEby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 05 Jul 2019
Three costume mannequins create their own final drama on a theatre stage.

Genre: Comedy
3 pages
Result #322
WINTER COVERby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 05 Jul 2019
The husband and receptionist meet a cold end to their tryst.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
4 pages
Result #323
RECESS BULLYby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 05 Jul 2019
After a teacher sees bullying in the school play yard that started in the classroom, she reprimands the whole class for what they did and didn’t to stop the incident. Through contact and affirmation, she makes the students remind themselves of their diversity and uniqueness for global peace.

Genre: Drama
8 pages
Result #324
BE SAFEby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 05 Jul 2019
(4) 1-page animated or live action filler short scripts for children. At home and outside, children are instructed how to deal with situations and objects in a safe way.

Genre: Family
4 pages
Result #325
FEAR AWAYby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 05 Jul 2019
(6) 1-page animated or live action filler short scripts for children. At home and outside, children are instructed how to be more confident.

Genre: Family
6 pages
Result #326
DATING DOS & DON'TSby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 05 Jul 2019
(4) 1-page animated or live-action comedy short scripts. In a busy bar, various inappropriate dating behaviour is highlighted.

Genre: Comedy
4 pages
Result #327
UNACCEPTABLE EMPLOYEE BEHAVIOURby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 05 Jul 2019
(4) 1-page animated or live-action comedy short scripts. In an office, various inappropriate office behaviour is highlighted.

Genre: Comedy
4 pages
Result #328
UNACCEPTABLE EMPLOYEE BEHAVIOURby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 05 Jul 2019
(4) 1-page animated or live-action comedy short scripts. In an office, various inappropriate office behaviour is highlighted.

Genre: Comedy
4 pages
Result #329
WHEN RUBBER DUCKIES GO BADby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 04 Jul 2019
A rubber duckie in a bathtub attacks a beautiful woman.

Genre: Horror
2 pages
Result #330
THE BLOOD ATTACKby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 04 Jul 2019
Something stolen revealed. When a Goth steals a hidden vial from a pawn broker, his walk down an alley is shortened by vampire attacks.

Genre: Horror
3 pages
Result #331
NIGHT ATTACKby  Christine J. Whitlock
Date Posted: 04 Jul 2019
At a remote farm, an old woman getting ready for bath is attacked.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
3 pages
Result #332
Night of the Witchby  Mike Meade
Date Posted: 03 Jul 2019
Three 7th grade boys decide to investigate a local urban legend on Halloween night and unwittingly resurrect the spirit of an evil witch in the process. (Previously Optioned Script. 2nd Place Creeper Film Fest, 3rd Place International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival, and Crimson Screen Horror Finalist.)

Genre: Horror
16 pages
Result #333
Night of the Witchby  Mike Meade
Date Posted: 03 Jul 2019
Three 7th grade boys decide to investigate a local urban legend on Halloween night and unwittingly resurrect the spirit of an evil witch in the process. (Previously Optioned Script. 2nd Place Creeper Film Fest, 3rd Place International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival, and Crimson Screen Horror Finalist.)

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
16 pages
Result #334
Farewell Dinnerby  Tony Jerris
Date Posted: 02 Jul 2019
A woman stuck in a loveless marriage makes her husband an anniversary dinner that is to die for... "literally."

Genre: Drama
5 pages
Result #335
The Skateboardby  Tony Jerris
Date Posted: 02 Jul 2019
Mayhem ensues, when a down-on-his-luck divorced dad buys his young song a skateboard that changes their lives forever.

Genre: Drama
6 pages
Result #336
Kicking Tiresby  Tony Jerris
Date Posted: 02 Jul 2019
He's finally met the girl of his dreams, but will he express his true feelings, or kick himself for not acting on impulse and ask her out?

Genre: Romance
7 pages
Result #337
You'll Need More Tombstonesby  Rob Herzog
Date Posted: 01 Jul 2019
Four horror enthusiasts tour the site of a legendary grave robbery. They are not alone.

Genre: Horror
8 pages
Result #338
Emergency Contactby  Caitlin Searson
Date Posted: 01 Jul 2019
An independent millennial self-help coach who believes you can only get ahead by relying on yourself is forced to face her own loneliness after a collision with an openhearted neighbor.

Genre: Drama
15 pages
Result #339
The Man With the Briefcaseby  Victor Bravo
Date Posted: 01 Jul 2019
A jailed and evasive vagrant claims he holds the answer to the future of the country in his lone possession, a metal briefcase that no one can open.

Genre: Sci-Fi
30 pages
Result #340
Purityby  Clint Mathewson
Date Posted: 30 Jun 2019
A detective faces her own fears and perversions when she takes a job protecting a beautiful Hollywood starlet stalked by obsessive fans...even after death. Graphic 40's period piece. Received honorable mention horror hotel 2019. Noire, horror, suspense/thriller.

Genre: Horror
10 pages
Result #341
Backwardsby  Clint Mathewson
Date Posted: 30 Jun 2019
A devoted husband lives for nothing but vengeance after his cancer sick wife brutally dies at the hands of two addicts looking for her pain pills. Told graphically in thrilling reverse sequence. Won 3rd place horror hotel 2019. horror, suspense/thriller

Genre: Horror
10 pages
Result #342
Leftby  NG
Date Posted: 30 Jun 2019
Pilot. The Earth has been victim of an extraterrestrial attack that killed many people and gave the survivors powers. A group of teens locked in a cabin in the woods will try to survive the attacks of the night creatures.

Genre: Fantasy
20 pages
Result #343
Leftby  NG
Date Posted: 30 Jun 2019
Pilot. The Earth has been victim of an extraterrestrial attack that killed many people and gave the survivors powers. A group of teens locked in a cabin in the woods will try to survive the attacks of the night creatures.

Genre: Sci-Fi
20 pages
Result #344
Hamletteby  Joel Reeves
Date Posted: 29 Jun 2019
Avenging a friend’s murder, rescuing the Queen’s pet pig, and finding true love—it’s what Hamlette, a little pig who’s afraid of the dark, must do to stop the evil Willy Weasel and Rubbish Rat from carrying out their treacherous plans.

Genre: Animation
28 pages
Result #345
The Secret Ingredientby  Joel Reeves
Date Posted: 29 Jun 2019
After murdering her new neighbor who she mistakes for an alien bent on world destruction, a crazy woman sells him as sausage from a roadside stand to the detective investigating the neighbor’s disappearance.

Genre: Horror
9 pages
Result #346
High School Yearbookby  Joel Reeves
Date Posted: 29 Jun 2019
A naïve young teacher gets more than he bargained for when a high school bully glues a milk carton and taco to a lunch tray infuriating a student and sparking a food fight that spoils the annual Day of the Dead celebration.

Genre: Comedy
30 pages
Result #347
Mark It With A "B"by  Joel Reeves
Date Posted: 29 Jun 2019
A faithful husband will go to any lengths to save his wife’s bakery even it if means performing a cake sploshing for a pair of elderly women with an unusual sense of adventure.

Genre: Comedy
9 pages
Result #348
The Lost Campby  Connor Etter
Date Posted: 29 Jun 2019
Three boys at a sleepaway Summer camp discover an abandoned, Old West town that is home to dark spirits intent on vengeance.

Genre: Horror
15 pages
Result #349
UNTOUCHABLE THIEFby  James Montague Freeman
Date Posted: 27 Jun 2019
A social-climbing Indian Untouchable encounters violent high-caste retribution as he attempts to better himself. [Winner of nine screenplay awards.]

Genre: Drama
14 pages
Result #350
One For The Teamby  William Walkerley
Date Posted: 27 Jun 2019
ONE FOR THE TEAM (drama/8 pages): In the near distant future, euthanasia is legal, but the elderly continue to clog up the healthcare system; so the elderly and infirm are offered a cash incentive to end their lives, but one senior, who takes the cash, has a sudden change of heart which, he soon finds out, is not allowed.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
8 pages
Result #351
Date Posted: 26 Jun 2019
USB (suspense) Home is where the horror is when Samuel finds a mysterious thumb drive containing a video of someone holding a knife to his sleeping wife’s throat.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
9 pages
Result #352
Float, Swim, Dreamby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 25 Jun 2019
A sad and lonely goldfish dreams of escaping his fish bowl so that he can fight zombies, halt climate change and meet Justin Bieber. (Award-winning screenwriter; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Animation
5 pages
Result #353
The King of Hailby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 25 Jun 2019
A young girl finds a seashell and holds it to her ear, expecting to hear peaceful ocean waves. Instead she hears Mother Nature's son, who's filling in for his busy mother. (1 location, 2 actors. Award-winning screenwriter; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Fantasy
8 pages
Result #354
Checkmateby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 25 Jun 2019
A billionaire uses people as pawns to test a theory in a deadly game.

Genre: Drama
12 pages
Result #355
The Rhinoby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 25 Jun 2019
When businessman Ronald takes a seat on a park bench, he simply wishes to enjoy his lunch in peace. But when his banana rings like a phone, he answers it and receives a message that turns his life upside down. (Surreal comic fantasy. Award-winning screenwriter; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Comedy
5 pages
Result #356
CHECKMATEby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 25 Jun 2019
A billionaire uses people as pawns to test a theory in a deadly game.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
12 pages
Result #357
CHECKMATEby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 25 Jun 2019
A billionaire uses people as pawns to test a theory in a deadly game.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
12 pages
Result #358
The Great Steam Train Robberyby  Richard Bemand
Date Posted: 25 Jun 2019
A lonely former engine driver hears that the local disused railway station may be restored. Is his old tank engine, named ‘LAURA’, still there? His grandchildren go with him, but he is arrested by security guards. Fortunately, it is his old colleague George, who bought the station. With Freddie and his grandchildren’s help, the restoration begins. When completed, the Mayor attends the Grand Opening of the new Corbury Express.

Genre: Family
26 pages
Result #359
Whale Taleby  Jared Wynn
Date Posted: 24 Jun 2019
A first date between a hipster and a goth girl goes horribly right when they find some common ground. Low budget sketch comedy. Three characters, one location, no FX.

Genre: Comedy
4 pages
Result #360
The Elevatorby  John F Daly
Date Posted: 23 Jun 2019
Five people get on an elevator in the present day and are brought back in time to 1943 where they become stranded.

Genre: Fantasy
18 pages
 
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