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Box Seats At Shea

Box Seats At Shea

A former Minor League All Star pitcher, now turned priest, is invited by his long lost brother to share Box Seats at Shea. When he befriends the mobster and his sultry girlfriend in front, he discovers the real action is in the seats and not on the f... Read On

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The Transcenders

The Transcenders

After a violent car accident, two lifelong friends awaken from comas with the ability to stop time and transcend to a parallel universe. Read On

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A Couple of Mutts

A Couple of Mutts

In this contemporary comedy, two aging hitmen, ready to retire, are ordered by their sadistic boss to wack a dog, sending them on a bizarre new career path. Monologue: Page 9 Read On

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Terminal Velocity

Terminal Velocity

An android and his cargo of 500 humans escape one ‘Hell on Earth’, only to end up on another, then almighty Gaud makes their situation worse. Read On

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Shades

Shades

A pair of sunglasses passes between characters in Southern California, causing a dramatic intersection of their personal stories. 2012 June User of the Month Monologue: 98-107 (interrupted) Read On

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Devil Bastard

Devil Bastard

A cult of idiots summon Satan into our realm only to realize that he is a total dick and must be banished back to Hell. 2012 June LoglineFest Winner Monologue: 97-98 Read On

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Stormangels

Stormangels

When cross-dimensional twin worlds bleed into each other, the unproven leader of a medieval village must brave the trek to the hostile otherworld to seal the breach. 2012 May User of the Month Runner-Up Read On

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Intensive Supervision

Intensive Supervision

An Army veteran resiliently pursues a career as an inner city probation/parole officer despite having to face daily hostility and legal turmoil. (Revision: September 11, 2012) Read On

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The Devil’s Footprints

The Devil’s Footprints

Accused murderer James Ambrose would do anything to escape hanging, including selling his soul to the Devil.  When a mysterious trapper following strange cloven tracks follows them to Ambrose’s village, Ambrose is forced to join an expedition to hunt... Read On

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Actionable Secrets of the Past

Actionable Secrets of the Past

Why would the CIA be interested in something buried in a Connecticut meadow for two centuries? Unlikely friends set out for treasure but find something much more important to them and America. Read On

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One Day Pilot

One Day Pilot

Connors is an ordinary Pentagon Worker with a pregnant girlfriend. One Day he explodes and sees the future, when he arrives back in the present he tries to figure out when he really is. Read On

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Tea With bin Laden

Tea With bin Laden

In this black comedy, two US soldiers, fleeing from the Taliban in Tora Bora in the early days of the war in Afghanistan, accidentally discover Osama bin Laden’s cave. They spend an evening with bin Laden and his family inside the cave, an even... Read On

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Tango

Tango

For Lou Syball, old time porn producer, life has reached its nadir. His wife has left him and now the mob is after him for money he owes. He then comes up with possibly his most stupid idea ever: a remake of ‘Last Tango in Paris’. For Lou... Read On

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Last Days of Zombie

Last Days of Zombie

In this black comedy, a gang of talking zombies goes on a quest to steal the serum which will finally cure their hunger for human flesh. (Revision: September 13, 2012) Read On

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The Runner

The Runner

After losing everything during the recession, an American moves down to Tijuana, Mexico, where he starts a new life as a drug runner. However, when a transaction goes bad, the man finds himself running for his life. With no memory of what happened, t... Read On

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Crash Pad

Crash Pad

A balls out yet meaningful romantic comedy highlighting the extreme juxtaposition between expectations and reality in one of the most prestigious professions in the world: the commercial airline pilot. Monologue:  Pages 86, and 87-89 Read On

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Legal Alien

Legal Alien

A slacker graduates from High School in New Mexico and pretends to be from Mexico to get a scholarship for being an International student but gets deported. 2012 April Logline Winner Monologue:  Page 20 Read On

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The Pied Piper

The Pied Piper

A young gypsy and powerful musician seeks his revenge on the townsfolk who murdered his father a decade earlier. Monologue: Pages 11, 50, and 109 Read On

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Mojo

Mojo

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The Doane Gang

The Doane Gang

Based on actual characters and events, The Doane Gang tells the story of a group of young Quakers, who outraged by the perceived mistreatment of their community, become outlaws during the American Revolution, stealing from the Continental Army and sp... Read On

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