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Chris Booker is the ultimate ladies man. A senior at New York College, Chris can get any woman he wants, anytime he wants. He is content with a lifestyle of promiscuity and casual sex, but when certain things happen that don't go in his favor, "The Booker Man" reflects back on his actions and wonders if this is the life he really wants to live. 120 pages
Long ago, when Demons and Humans cohabitated on Earth together, a great stuggle broke out between the two. One Demon Knight, Sparda, turned on his own and sent the Demons back to the Underworld. Two thousand years later, Sparda's twin sons, born from a human mother, will need to fight the Demons once again and decide if the Humans are truly worth saving. 114 pages
In 1996, a reclusive butcher is wrongfully accused of killing a young woman in a small town in Pennsylvania. He is lynched in the slaughterhouse that he works at and is left for dead. The local urban legend states that ever since that day, anyone who enters the slaughterhouse is doomed. Ten years later, a group of college students will look to to see if that urban legend is actually true for a school project. 92 pages
Based on the hit computer game. In the near future, an intergalactic race of ruthless alien beings known as the Stroggs invades Earth and kills millions. This starts the beginning of an all out war between the two civilizations of Earth and Stroggos. Twenty years later, an elite team will be sent into the heart of Stroggos to find a way to end the Strogg threat once and for all. 106 pages
A Canadian born soldier who has moved to America and become a mercenary for hire, is sent on an assassin mission. However in Canada, a revolution is brewing against the United States. Jason at first could care less about a war, because that would mean more work for him. But when the terrorist faction takes away the one thing he does care about, Jason embroils himself fully against the faction. 110 pages
Sic Semper Tyrannis (short / drama) (2007 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards Semi-Finalist) Though based on actual events, this story is more or less fictional. It portrays the few remaining minutes of a young man's life as he is readied for execution by lethal injection. The families of his victims hope for closure while his family seek answers to the question...why? (28 pages)
A Simple Discussion About Time Travel (short / comedy) Produced Four friends enjoy a night of poker. That is until the conversation turns to Time Travel and who John Connor's original father was. (10 pages)
H.A.N.D.S. (short / comedy) A doctor gets fired. Here's why. (10 pages)
The Second Draft (short / comedy'ish) Produced (2008 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards Finalist) When words come to life, not everything is what it seems. (14 pages)
Double Carnage w/Zack Akers (shorts / horror) Evil Shall Make Every Knee Bow -- Three bank robbers on the run come face to face with one man's thirst for revenge. Two families on vacation stop for a bite to eat at the wrong town. Two shorts: Twice the horror - Twice the carnage. (71 pages)
Premonitions (short / horror) A clairvoyant woman, battling inner demons, take matters into her own hands to save a fellow woman from a brutal slaying. However, her prescient powers forgot to tell her that every destiny has its victims. (16 pages)
Cotton And Corn (short / Comedy) Two PIs on a stakeout learn the hard way that what goes around, comes around. (18 pages)
Escape From The Killing Fields (Action / Thriller) Five years ago, Matt Shepard was touted as the next Stephen King - a man with a future. Now, after a severe attack of writer's block, he is broke, divorced and on the losing end of a custody battle. In a moment of desperation he visits his local bank - carrying a gun. Only problem is, he's not the only one. And neither are they...(97 pages)
The Thing (Sci-Fi / Horror) For millions of years, it has laid waiting in the ice...until now. (94 pages)
Deliverance (Thriller) Four friends out on a nice relaxing weekend by the river - think again. (107 pages)
The Bay (Horror / Action) In a world ravaged by the walking dead, the safest place for man is among the most dangerous men on the planet - Pelican Bay State Prison. (121 pages)
Daemon (Horror / Supernatural) A group of friends embark on a camping trip, but what should have been a weekend of partying gets turned into a fight for life and death as they come face to face with an unearthed evil - starving for revenge. (93 pages)
Purgatory (Horror / Drama) After a halted execution, prison guards, inmates and a civilian - each with their own agenda - must team up against a horde of infected flesh eaters in order to make it out of prison alive. (103 pages)
Down in the hole / Jesus tries to crack a smile / Beneath another shovel load
Let's see, here are the highlights, not counting the novels and short stories that got very nice rejection letters:
Danger Man - Action Comedy. Anybody know how to convert from Scriptware? The Problem Solver - Comedy. Got the nicest rejection letter for that one, but ddn't get far in the initial Project Greenlight run.
The Cheat - Dramedy - Short Play - semi-finalist in the Strawberry festival
The Houseboy - Comedy - Short Play - Curtain goes up in November
Dead In a Box - Short, might be re-written
HouseBoy - The Time We Were on Trial - Now submitted in the comedy section with the intention to submit to the Fringe
Houseboy - The Series - 10 episodes and counting. After 11, will copyright and then post. Already has one fan, so I must be doing something right.
The Gateway Experiment (short, horror) A team of scientist have a theory but it requires a controversial experiment. One man decides to be the guinea pig they need. 17 pages (Based on the Creepypasta 'Gateway of the mind')
Meat Pies (scarefest season 1) With their exams looming, Gav, Russ and Mozza take a weekend break away in the English countryside. Unfortunately they order far more than they can eat. 16 pages
Blood Poison (feature horror) In the year 1488, the Ottoman Empire was in the midst of a conquest that spread across Eastern Europe. One band of soldiers though was to unleash an enemy not even they could conquer. Now, two brothers seek revenge against a creature banished from the heavens, in a land consumed by a deathly poison. 97 pages
Pub Lunch (feature comedy/horror) Three trainee chefs decide they need a break before their upcoming exams, but is the English countryside the best place, and have they ordered more than they can eat? 99 pages
The Drifter- (Short, Horror, Scarefest entry)- On a stormy night a motel gets a few visitors, one of which is a blood thirsty psychopath.
Black Or White- (Short, Horror)- A racial conflict turns into murder.
The Cure- (Short, Drama)- Addiction. Depression. Cancer. You name it, he can cure it.
Red Snow- (Short, Horror)- A man being chased through the woods has a dark, deadly secret.
Friday The 13th- (Horror)- A group of camp counselors are stalked by a local urban legend.
Evil- (Short, Horror)- A group of bank robbers are captured by a grief stricken old man.
The Night He Snapped- (Short, Horror)- Charlie has lost everything. His job. His wife. When his daughter leaves as well, Charlie snaps.
The Plan- (Short, Drama)- Have you ever wandered what goes through the mind of a man moments before he commits murder?
The Plan: Revisited- (Short, Horror)- A dark and violent remake of 'The Plan'.
20 Miles Till Death- (Short, Horror)- A couple traveling a back road are stalked by a crazy cop.- Currently Rewriting
A Sacrifice Too Pass- (Short, Horror)- A teacher uses torture to motivate his students to pass.
The End Of Suffering- (Short, Horror)- A group of survivors decide life is no longer worth living.
Directors Cut- (Short, Horror)- A group of film makers shooting a low budget horror film are stalked by an unknown person.
Directors Cut: Take Two- (Short, Horror)- Another group of film makers, another vicious psychopath.
Dirty Business- (Short, Action)- He appears. People die. He disappears.
Dirty Business 2- (Short, Action)- Money. Your life. He'll take the money.
Jump- A young boy attempts the impossible for a chance at a pack of cigarettes.
Little Old Joe- (Short, Thriller, OWC entry)- When Eli wakes up in an old house boat, he confronts the boats owner (Joe) hoping to learn where he is and why he's there. However, lttle old Joe knows more than he's saying.
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FERAL (horror) - Probably the best angry bigfoot script you'll ever read! Fast, furious, exciting and bloody! Written originally in 1978 (eek!) then rewritten radically in the late 90's and marketed to varying degrees of success. During it's two year option in LaLaLand, it had the...honor...of being rewritten into a rip roaring redneck comedy with aliens, by the writer of Lifetime TV's Butterbox Babies! Thus endeth the option Of course that is not the version posted here. But this one is a fun action/horror tale.
THECLEAN UP CREW (horror) Action! Horror! Comedy! Loads o' action! This was the script that prompted a Trigger Street review to say " the writer paints with action much as Thomas Kinkade paints with light", so then I had to go find out who Thomas Kinkade is. Guess it's a compliment.
THE MOUNTAIN KING (thriller) a modern day noir thriller. Violence, action, sex, double crosses, stun guns, hammers slammed into knees, catfights, what the heck else do ya need? I'd jokingly referred to it as "Lorenzo Lamas in Chinatown"...when it struck me that ain't a bad idea
COLD CHILL ( horror) a chilling ghost story, or a ghost story you can read as you chill. Either way, just read it. My first professional sale, currently in perpetual preproduction. The current production draft has very little in common with this one posted. Readers here say : " I don't like ghost stories that make me feel". Oops. Yes, I do go for some touchy-feely in this one, but also throw in rotting bodies, faces getting ripped apart, and a few 'lil Lovecraft references. When my first draft was completed, the co-producer said " Oh hell not Lovecraft references, I hate that, it's so cheesy, I HATE scripts that try to put in all that crappy stuff". Shortly thereafter they added a scene to their draft of a dude's head getting knocked off by a basketball. Go figure.
THE DARK WALKER (horror) another Lovecraft tinged horror entry. A neat little script orignally written on commission for an indie producer. It was shopped around but never sold. Two years later, hey I spot a cheapo direct to DVD feature called...you guessed it...Dark Walker. P*ssed off, in the end there's little I can do so I change subsequent drafts to The Skin Walker. Then here comes a low budget horror movie last year called...say it with me...Skinwalkers. Dayyy-Em!!!! So I've changed the title BACK to the original.
CHARNEL HOUSE ( horror) Written as an exercise for me, after a few years of not writing, trying to get back in the swing of things. Mythological horror, based on Native American Indian myths, a bit of Lovecraft, etc. Written very very fast. Think it reads pretty decent, but then again aside from me, has only gotten one read, but I'm paitent.
TRICKS ( horror -short feature) - my first short. It does seem shorts are the way to get noticed here and I may have done a disservice to myself by going the features route, so this is my first short script in maybe 20 years.
13 feature scripts, 2 short subjects. One sale, 4 options. Nothing filmed. Damn.
Currently rewriting another writer's SciFi script for an indie producer in L.A.