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Result #161
I Swear Inc.by  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 13 Mar 2021
Since 1959, a secret company has existed whose job is to place one curse word into the English vocabulary every year -- in order to keep the language thriving and on the cutting edge. This year, however, there's only two days left until deadline and the company still hasn't found the right word.

Genre: Comedy
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #162
Storm Chaserby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 13 Mar 2021
Norman is determined to become a storm chaser, but is woefully unqualified. When he finally does land a job chasing storms, he gets stuck in a tranquil, sunny destination -- where the weather is perfect every day.

Genre: Other
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #163
Your Face is Killing Meby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 13 Mar 2021
A shallow young man decides to break up with his beautiful, kindhearted girlfriend because of an occasional unattractive facial expression. (1 location, 3 actors.)

Genre: Romantic Comedy
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #164
Arnie & the Queen of the Untamed Forestby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 13 Mar 2021
An awkward, lonely neat freak decides to loosen up, get out of the house and go on a few dates. Unfortunately, he has no luck with the ladies -- that is, until he meets the Queen of the Untamed Forest. (Award-winning screenwriter and journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Romantic Comedy
15 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #165
Fear Cabinby  Doug J Robbins
Date Posted: 12 Mar 2021
A hermit hunts a bunch of vacationing college students on a weekend getaway.

Genre: Horror
15 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #166
Frankenstein: A Brother’s Loveby  John Witcher
Date Posted: 12 Mar 2021
A young doctor makes a odious decision... taking lives to save his dying brother. Few locations and a minimal cast.

Genre: Horror
25 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #167
Chiltlinby  Michael Clifton
Date Posted: 11 Mar 2021
A competitive grandma hosts a family reunion and cooks up a fatty dish that threatens the day.

Genre: Comedy
13 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #168
Glovesby  Michael Clifton
Date Posted: 11 Mar 2021
After years of co-dependency, a resentful mother and bedridden daughter take cruel steps to change up their relationship.

Genre: Horror
14 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #169
Chiltlinby  Michael Clifton
Date Posted: 11 Mar 2021
A competitive grandma hosts a family reunion and cooks up a fatty dish that threatens the day.

Genre: Family
13 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #170
Chitlinby  Michael Clifton
Date Posted: 11 Mar 2021
A competitive grandma hosts a family reunion and cooks up a fatty dish that threatens the day.

Genre: Horror
13 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #171
Ain't life a bitchby  Allan Love
Date Posted: 10 Mar 2021
One lonely destitute man in one depressing flophouse room with only one purpose, to survive the next hour, only one solution, an internet chatroom.

Genre: Drama
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #172
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
Odd, a fur seal, suffers rejection for albinism. He swims off, searching for a friend and finds many who are like him.

Genre: Animation
16 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #173
Forgoby  Dylan Stagno
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
A Bankrobber decides to stash his final score and take himself out, rather than succumb to the cops and hand over the loot.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
6 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #174
The Battleaxeby  Dylan Stagno
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
A lonely old lady finally finds the courage to stand up to the young hoodlums who've been vandalizing her home.

Genre: Drama
7 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #175
Are Gingers Funny?by  Dylan Stagno
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
Over lunch, a pair of Female Comedians discuss whether or not a ginger can be funny.

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #176
Knuckleby  Dylan Stagno
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
A young bareknuckle boxer knocks down the opponent he was supposed to lose to in a fixed fight. Taking everyone against him to the cleaners in the process.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
23 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #177
Zombie Getawayby  Dylan Stagno
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
A pair of stoners attempt to escape from a belligerent Zombie.

Genre: Horror
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #178
Formationby  Angelina Fluehler
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
He is not an ordinary human; he is living one of his many reincarnated lives on planet earth.

Genre: Sci-Fi
1 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #179
PROOFby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
When a man’s young son dies, he loses his faith, but his eyes are reopened in a most unusual way.

Genre: Drama
4 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #180
THE SHOW MUST GO ONby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 08 Mar 2021
A trapeze artist finds out her trapeze husband knows she’s been having an affair a few minutes before she has to fly to him without a net.

Genre: Animation
5 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #181
Deadly Recallby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 07 Mar 2021
Having no memories of the life he is living, a man unknowingly puts himself in danger when he starts to remember the life he really lived.

Genre: Drama
12 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #182
The Final Actby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 07 Mar 2021
AN ACTRESS DOESN’T SUSPECT THAT THE LAST SCENE IN HER PLAY WILL BECOME ALL TOO REAL.

Genre: Drama
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #183
DEADLY RECALLby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 07 Mar 2021
Having no memories of the life he is living, a man unknowingly puts himself in danger when he starts to remember the life he really lived.

Genre: Crime/Murder/Mystery
12 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #184
DEADLY RECALLby  Ellen Zepp
Date Posted: 07 Mar 2021
Having no memories of the life he is living, a man unknowingly puts himself in danger when he starts to remember the life he really lived.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller
12 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #185
LAUNDRYby  Sean O'Donoghue
Date Posted: 07 Mar 2021
A struggling young man heads to his local laundromat late at night in order to have his suit cleaned for his job interview the following day.

Genre: Horror
25 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #186
2-HOUR DELAYby  Frank Vespe
Date Posted: 06 Mar 2021
During a snow induced, 2-hour delay, a school bus driver's trip goes from mundane to miraculous. FINALIST, RED FLIGHT PICTURES

Genre: Fantasy
15 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #187
STEAL THE WORDSby  Amy C. Mäki
Date Posted: 06 Mar 2021
On the outskirts of a booming oil town, a dried-up, compliant oil man wrestles with a set of bizarre tasks to keep control of the situation at hand. Eco-Horror (1 room)

Genre: Horror
14 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #188
Under the Bridgeby  Mike Bevins
Date Posted: 05 Mar 2021
In 1946 three preteens lose their innocence after witnessing a horrific act. Six characters, one location. (Semifinalist in Miami Screenplay Awards; semifinalist in New York International Screenplay Awards.)

Genre: Drama
28 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #189
Surfing in Siargaoby  Randy Steinlauf
Date Posted: 04 Mar 2021
Two 50-year old buddies from Chicago head off to a remote island in The Philippines to learn how to surf while battling the weather, each other, and a treacherous coral ocean floor.

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #190
Punchlineby  Daley Nixon
Date Posted: 04 Mar 2021
A comedian awakens in a world where laughter doesn’t exist.

Genre: Comedy
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #191
First Timeby  Daley Nixon
Date Posted: 04 Mar 2021
A man tries to reenact the night he lost his virginity using professional actors.

Genre: Drama
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #192
Death Gripby  Keith Moody
Date Posted: 03 Mar 2021
A killer tries to break free from a victim's severed hand. Two female leads. Contest winner; judged as a Finalist three times.

Genre: Horror
18 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #193
The Giftby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 02 Mar 2021
In 1977, a young man receives a Polaroid camera that takes disturbing pictures. (1 location, 1 actor. See IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Horror
2 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #194
The Dawn of Aesopby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 02 Mar 2021
A chronic sleepwalker awakens in his pajamas deep in the woods. While trying to find his way home, he stumbles upon a secret "State of the Universe" picnic attended by Jesus, Satan, Mother Nature, the U.S. President, Santa Claus and a special guest from another planet. * (1 location. See IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Fantasy
13 pages
Result #195
Flowers on a Saturdayby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 02 Mar 2021
An elderly man and woman cross paths while visiting the graves of their departed spouses. Sparks don't exactly fly, but sometimes a simple connection is enough. * (1 location, 2 actors. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Drama
8 pages
Result #196
Raven Pointby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 02 Mar 2021
Hoping to soothe his troubled soul, a backpacker embarks on a journey to a remote wilderness area, but his plans to be alone are thwarted when he encounters a girl who's on a similar journey. * (1 location, 2 actors. Award-winning screenwriter & journalist; see IMDB for my credits.)

Genre: Drama
10 pages
Result #197
Sarah Takes a Frolicby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 02 Mar 2021
During her lunch break, an uptight business woman who's having a bad day decides to go for a frolic in a field. But unfortunately, she has never frolicked before and can't quite get the hang of it. (1 location, 2 characters, minimal dialogue. See IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Comedy
5 pages
Result #198
The Big Digby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 02 Mar 2021
Pete once heard that if you dig a hole far enough you will end up in China. So one day he takes a shovel and decides to find out for himself. (Comic fantasy. See IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Fantasy
4 pages
Result #199
Days of Gloryby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 02 Mar 2021
A sidewalk shoeshine man touches the life of a hopeless customer. (1 location, 2 actors. Award-winning screenwriter; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Drama
8 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #200
Jollyby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 02 Mar 2021
Two hikers encounter a mysterious backpacker with a long white beard, rosy cheeks and a penchant for milk and cookies. (Comic fantasy. 1 location, 4 actors. Award-winning screenwriter; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Fantasy
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
 
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