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Result #241
Zaryaby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 11 Sep 2021
Two fishermen visit a secluded lake where they hope to catch the big one. Instead, they encounter a mysterious lake creature known as Zarya. (1 location, 3 actors. Top 20 Horror Short on Coverfly's The Red List. Finalist, Atlanta Film Festival & Nashville Film Festival screenwriting competitions.)

Genre: Horror
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #242
Seductive Loveby  Snab Jerry
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
The young handsome, talented Jack. Got seduced and blackmailed. Recovered in the fortune of a wealthy family, through their only beautiful diva.

Genre: Romance
26 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #243
Danny Macintyre Meets the Moleculeby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
After a snowstorm, a pre-teen girl meets a distressed water molecule in her newly built snowman who desperately needs her help to "go out in a big way" before he evaporates.

Genre: Family
26 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #244
How Melvin Saved Christmasby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
When his reindeer are struck down by the flu, Santa must find another way to deliver his presents - perhaps through the holiday-saving idea of Melvin, the diminutive elf.

Genre: Family
40 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #245
I'm Dreaming of a Tropical Christmasby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
When a heat wave strikes the North Pole, a greedy travel agent pits himself against Santa to keep winter away so he can keep earning lots of money, no matter what the cost to Christmas.

Genre: Family
45 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #246
O Christmas Treeby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
Police Sgt. Evans' case involves a missing Christmas tree, a disabled veteran, and a town drunk who may or may not be seeing things.

Genre: Fantasy
32 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #247
Takeover at the Toymartby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
A young police sergeant is called upon to solve a unique Christmastime hostage situation when stuffed animals, for reasons unknown even to them, take several women and children hostage at a local toy store.

Genre: Family
28 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #248
The Giftby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
A private detective's would-be client claims to need his help to find the lost magic box that will enable him to fill the world with Christmas peace and goodwill.

Genre: Fantasy
29 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #249
Last Christmasby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
Mary and Joseph are shocked when an armed stranger, intent on killing them and their unborn son, shows up at the Bethlehem manger where they have stopped for the night.

Genre: Sci-Fi
7 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #250
Lawn Careby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
A senior husband starts to worry when his ailing wife becomes more and more stressed after their Christmas lawn ornaments are incomprehensibly rearranged every morning.

Genre: Horror
12 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #251
Samurai Westernby  Brandon A. Bailey
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
Two brothers battle over two magical swords after Vincent, the older brother, slaughters the family and clan all but one, his younger brother Kenta. Now Kenta is on the hunter for his brother.

Genre: Animation
25 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #252
The Blood Canapyby  Snab Jerry
Date Posted: 10 Sep 2021
A brave teenage girl, faced with insurgency. Series of female kidnappings in a local community. Became so concerned on lack of security measures, Opted out for boy's scouts trainings. Became a life jacket for colleagues on board. Her bravery defeated the gangsters, got her recovered working in her chosen profession.

Genre: Action/Adventure
32 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #253
Imperfect Stateby  Christopher Duda
Date Posted: 09 Sep 2021
A man deemed imperfect by the Athenian state is put outside the walls. It is his experience outside them that has the potential to change his future.

Genre: Drama
12 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #254
Post-Mortemby  Hal Straus and Matt Strau
Date Posted: 09 Sep 2021
The son of a funeral home director tries to save his dad’s failing business by putting the fun back in funeral. But his high-tech inventions, intended to bring the deceased to life, wreak havoc during his first service.

Genre: Comedy
24 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #255
Seductive Loveby  Snab Jerry
Date Posted: 09 Sep 2021
A young man JASIN, who has completed his degree program earlier. He had no job and face some financial constraints for couple of time. He later got a job at the city shopping mall, got fired as a result of his secretary who she seductively wanted to sleep with him. And blackmailing him for rape. Justin later find a true purpose of his life, after leaving the town to the city, and recovered.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
26 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #256
Morashaby  Kevin Pacey
Date Posted: 09 Sep 2021
On the eve of a crucial fight, a gay boxer confronts his Jewish heritage and chooses between personal happiness and professional ambition. ‘Morasha’ deals with sexual intolerance within organised religion and the fallout between a devout father and his gay son. With no room for compromise, the break-up is painful and the damage permanent.

Genre: Drama
12 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #257
Relationsby  George Andre Tittle
Date Posted: 09 Sep 2021
A lonely, troubled female ventriloquist wants a relationship--but her dummy objects.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
20 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #258
Ain't it a Shameby  D J Robbins
Date Posted: 09 Sep 2021
Brian and Jack discuss the film ''American History X'' and Brian rallies against modern politically correct cinema.

Genre: Artistic
2 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #259
Mr. Grinsby  DJ Robbins
Date Posted: 09 Sep 2021
A teenage boy watches a video on the dark web and becomes an unwilling participant in the video.

Genre: Horror
1 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #260
The Way of the Warriorby  Christopher Duda
Date Posted: 09 Sep 2021
A young samurai student looks to legends of the past to confront his uncertain future.

Genre: Family
37 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #261
The Pigeon and the Peacockby  Mark Konik
Date Posted: 08 Sep 2021
A lonely, old man is desperate for someone to shave the back of his neck. He never thought that it would be so hard and take so many decisions to make it happen.

Genre: Drama
12 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #262
It would have been a good bookby  Mark Konik
Date Posted: 08 Sep 2021
A man really wants to talk to someone. If only he’d let himself speak.

Genre: Comedy
4 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #263
There's a Stinky Monster inside My Shoesby  Melissa Diane Hudson
Date Posted: 08 Sep 2021
A young boy with Autism prefers to walk barefoot because he fears a stinky monster hides inside his old tennis shoes.

Genre: Family
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #264
Rise of the Plutoniansby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 08 Sep 2021
The Plutonians are a secret club that promotes and restores honor to those things that get no respect or have gone out of style: yo-yos, paper airplanes, VCR's, gluten, Pluto, and more. Albert wants to join, but he faces a difficult initiation process.

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #265
Damn Me Twiceby  Christopher Duda
Date Posted: 08 Sep 2021
A young woman is haunted by a shadow of her past, hidden from her, and a mistake that she made at a slumber party years before.

Genre: Horror
29 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #266
One If by War Two If in Loveby  Christopher Duda
Date Posted: 08 Sep 2021
A renowned blockade runner comes to a friend's Southern party in 1863. He knows a spy is in their midst, the real reason for the party, but doesn’t know who it is. He's about to meet his match.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
22 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #267
Olivia's Swingby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 06 Sep 2021
Having recently lost his young daughter in a car accident, a distraught father learns that the key to bringing her back to life lies in her favorite school playground swing. *2017 Finalist, Moondance International Film Festival, Short Screenplay*

Genre: Drama
25 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #268
Footholdby  Timothy Kernc
Date Posted: 06 Sep 2021
A few years from now, a family who has managed to remain unvaccinated from the COVID virus is tracked down by U.S. military personnel and forced to receive the latest vaccination while the unvaccinated have been forced to live underground (outside the reach of government authorities).

Genre: Sci-Fi
18 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #269
In Their Own Wayby  Julie Gervais
Date Posted: 06 Sep 2021
A young woman in rural America suffers friction with family and friends over her opposing views of their beloved cable news station, and discovers to her delighted surprise that family and friendship can transcend politics.

Genre: Drama
12 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #270
Revealby  Mark Daniels
Date Posted: 06 Sep 2021
When a gender reveal celebration takes place at a couple's home, the actual reveal is more than what spectators expect.

Genre: Comedy
7 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #271
Professor Hoyt's Remarkable Elixirby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 06 Sep 2021
A professor with a grudge has invented an elixir that he says can bring the dead back to life, no matter whether they or those who killed them want it. (2011 Shreikfest Horror Film Script Competition Semi-Finalist)

Genre: Horror
48 pages
Result #272
Sistersby  Peter Roach
Date Posted: 05 Sep 2021
In the one child policy of the future a father gets an exemption for a second child. She is not a real girl, she knows that.

Genre: Sci-Fi
11 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #273
The Giftby  Peter Roach
Date Posted: 05 Sep 2021
A group of aliens wish to please humans and bring us a gift. Something was lost in the translation.

Genre: Horror
8 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #274
Project Onionby  Karen Stensgaard
Date Posted: 04 Sep 2021
When an auditor joins a secretive consulting firm, she unravels a notorious drug lord’s elaborate money-laundering scheme leading to his arrest, but now he wants revenge.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
45 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #275
The Travelerby  Phillip Ramati
Date Posted: 03 Sep 2021
It's not a typical Tuesday at a Circle K when a mysterious traveler appears.

Genre: Comedy
8 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #276
Tales of The Coronaverseby  Jay Strong
Date Posted: 02 Sep 2021
A series of comic book style vignettes inspired by the events of 2020. Rival superheroes struggle with a deteriorating reality while ordinary citizens try to find their way in a changed world.

Genre: Artistic
45 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #277
Burying Uncle Gustavby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 01 Sep 2021
Mr. Hobson, a funeral director, is approached by a strange young man who wants to arrange for his uncle's burial whether Uncle is dead or not.

Genre: Horror
14 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #278
Hangmanby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 01 Sep 2021
A young widower makes a deal with the devil, who claims not to want his soul but, rather, bits and pieces of him in exchange for time in the past with his late wife.

Genre: Horror
26 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #279
The Curious Affair at the Arkwright Clubby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 01 Sep 2021
A would-be member of a renowned wine club discovers it has a secret that has already cost many members dearly and wants to add him to that list.

Genre: Fantasy
29 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #280
The Forever Pillby  Mike Murphy
Date Posted: 01 Sep 2021
A distraught husband is torn between his heart and his mind when a total stranger approaches him at the hospital and claims to have the cure for his wife's virulent cancer.

Genre: Drama
30 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
 
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