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Result #81
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 #82
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 #83
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 #84
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 #85
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 #86
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 #87
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 #88
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 #89
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 #90
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 #91
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 #92
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 #93
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 #94
Dear Sisterby  NG
Date Posted: 29 Nov 2019
The best love story ever.

Genre: Romance
45 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #95
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 #96
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 #97
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 #98
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 #99
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 #100
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 #101
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 #102
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 #103
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 #104
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 #105
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 #106
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 #107
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 #108
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 #109
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 #110
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 #111
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 #112
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 #113
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 #114
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
Result #115
Roller Coasterby  Emanuel Nisan
Date Posted: 14 Nov 2019
A financially desperate father must find a way to entertain his son without him discovering his secret.

Genre: Drama
16 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #116
Board Gamesby  Emanuel Nisan
Date Posted: 14 Nov 2019
A doctor strives to help his sickly grandfather remember his past.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #117
Baby Blunderby  Emanuel Nisan
Date Posted: 14 Nov 2019
A wealthy man attempts to cut the line at a butcher shop in order to race back to his unattended baby in the car.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
11 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #118
She's Giftedby  Emanuel Nisan
Date Posted: 14 Nov 2019
After receiving a harrowing reading from a young fortune teller, a revered director seeks to avoid his fate at all costs.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
14 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #119
TAMBOURINE MANby  Michael Sollenberger
Date Posted: 14 Nov 2019
A lonely and abused boy desperately longs to escape a dysfunctional sadistic family and the stranglehold of the dark underbelly of small town America.

Genre: Drama
20 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #120
The Walletby  Shaun Graham
Date Posted: 13 Nov 2019
A greedy man finds a wallet that conjures up free money. He uses technology to speed up the magic but in the end pays a high price for his impatience. (12 page, comedic ‘Twilight Zone’ style story)

Genre: Sci-Fi
12 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
 
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