Submission Samples from the Supernatural Genre

Title: THE LEGEND OF THE GRAY MAN

Logline: His appearance means danger is near, but those who see him are spared

Synopsis: The Legend of The Gray Man is loosely based on an old Ghost tale as told throught Pawley's Island dating back to the 1800's. The Story is based in Pawley's island, SC. One of the Main characters, Doug McCallister owns and runs a local Lumber/Hardware Store, where he resides with his wife and two daughters, and a Mother-In-Law. The Tale of the Gray Man resurrects each and every year towards the end of summer, as Hurricanes begin to develop in the Atlantic Ocean. Many people have witnessed a "Man" dressed in outdated Gray rain gear during pending hurricanes. Doug Mccallister is a non-believer, and after experiencing mother-natures wrath of destruction, he comes to believe he saw something on that dark frightful night. Sandy Fletcher, a young local weatherman, is new to the area, and explores The Legend Of The Gray Man and seeks answers and finds what he is looking for.

Title: Eternity

Logline: In 2242 A.D. astronauts venture on an intergalactic space odyssey traveling through time to uncover the greatest mystery of our universe, to find out answers to life's most pressing questions.

Synopsis: In 2242AD a group of astronauts and robots venture on a unique space journey back in time to uncover the secrets of mankind's existence in the universe. They travel far beyond the edge of our universe in order to meet its Creator and witness creation. As God creates various creatures, Satan, who is one of God's angels at that time has ego which leads him to believe that with his God-given powers he can take care of a dominion, as a god besides God. The vast majority of creatures disagree with Satan. Creatures who never question God's absolute authority are classified as angels. Yet, the minute egoistic minority that agrees with him in various extents is in the billions. After giving the rebels sufficient chances to denounce their crime and submit to Him, God decides to exile the hard core rebels on planet Earth, to give them yet another chance to redeem them. In trying to prove his own god-hood, the devil plans to defame God's name through religious violence and idolization of humans.

Title: THE BAKER

Logline: A vacationing family accidentally stumbles into a cursed mansion and awaken an evil entity that threatens to imprison them. Their son must find a way to reverse the cures and save his family.

Synopsis: In 1910 a baker and his family are accused of corrupting a religious village. The Baker's young daughter, Nora, survives the villagers' murder attempt which claim both her parents' lives. She seeks revenge by aligning herself with an evil witch and cursing the entire village. One hundred years later the curse is awakened by a Suburban family on vacation. The family's bitter 17 year-old son, Brandon, overcomes a series of evil spells in order to save his own family and reunite Nora with her family in the afterlife. Genre Family/supernatural PG/PG13 rating If this is something you may be interested in, please send a request letter or email. A full-page synopsis is available upon request. About me: I'm a Community Activist/Writer/Director/Musician. I earned a B.A. in Films Studies in 1998 and a Master in Film Production with an emphasis on writing and directing in 2008. Sincerely,

Title: I N T E R V E N T I O N

Logline: Take control of your fear and anger before your fear and anger take control of you.

Synopsis: INTERVENTION: Abound with urban legends and ghost stories, there are white crosses all along a deadly 10-mile stretch running around Route 20 in Massachusetts where a young man gets into a car accident. At the hospital, the young man meets the interventionist who is reminded of another young troubled man who the interventionist use to treat as a patient. As the two of them walk around the hospital, the interventionist talks about the other troubled young man, however, eventually, the young man realizes this other young troubled man does not even exist - and he is right - he does not exist - not anymore anyhow. Once the young man sees himself on life support, if the young man wants to move on to his life after death, then he must move on from the life he left behind before he died.

Title: With Friends Like These

Logline: Guilt is the ghost that haunts us all.

Synopsis: The script centers around two life long teenage friends, Noah and Dirk. Dirk has always been a bully toward the weaker Noah, who has spent half his life in mental institutions. Dirk, a loathsome character, pulls a cruel prank on Noah while they're in the woods. The prank is pulled off flawlessly, it terrifies Noah into believing that supernatural forces are at work against him, and anyone he's close to. In the couple days following the prank, Noah's terror level peaks, as a series of questionable mishaps occur around him. Noah is convinced that his death is necessary to save the lives of his friends. Noah kills himself. Dirk decides to run from his guilt, so he moves to a small town. A streak of good luck follows him. But after some weird happenings, he begins questioning why he is so lucky, and believes Noah is responsible. The lines between a guilty conscience and the supernatural are blurred, as Dirk descends into a one track mind set of setting things right at any cost.

Title: Spirit Jumpers

Logline: When a struggling salesman's near death experience causes him to exchange identities with the spirit of an abusive man, he must regain his identity or his body will be replaced by this other spirit.

Synopsis: Alex Fischer's fear of water has been a burden to him for over half his life, as it has been slowly chipping away at his self-esteem. In an effort to boost Alex's confidence, his older brother, Doug, encourages him to face this fear head on by learning how to surf. Alex almost drowns and during his near death experience, switches identities with another spirit- the recently deceased husband of Alex's beautiful co-worker, Bethany Simmons. Now in the body of a man who was abusive and unfaithful when he was alive, Alex is highly motivated to regain his identity. Alex eventually manages to convince Doug that he truly is not who he appears to be and pleas for his help, because that is exactly what he is going to need. If Alex wants to regain his identity, he has no other choice but to commit murder. He must kill the body he wants to re-enter, thus forcing the impostor spirit out, so his spirit can transfer over.

Title: Pegas End

Logline: Doah Tapier killed 10,578 people. Before he died.

Synopsis: Death is Executioner Tapier's trade. Decapitation by sword, bludgeoning with a dull ax, slow, torturous death of one thousand cuts - he has mastered them all. In a time when death sentences can be bought from corrupt judges, Doah wants nothing more than to kill his prisoners quickly and efficiently - his increasing celebrity means nothing to him. In fact, the very idea of being civil to people has never crossed his mind. Until he meets Pegas. A woman with a glowing smile and sharp tongue, Pegas is chosen to be his correspondent. She finds his business conduct vile, and his bullying behavior incredibly rude. Yet he kills people with such kindness. Death itself is quite pleased with Doah's methods, and sends a spirit to reward him with a gift. Unable to decide on a gift, they give Doah a choice. Once he chooses poorly, the spirit has no choice but to mortally wound Pegas.

Title: Every soul is a Battleground

Logline: Seeing that evil spirits cause Murphy's law transforms a man's life.

Synopsis: Micheal Mira learns by hacking the Vatican computer that evil spirits are the source of Murphy's Law; They make your car break down on your way to catch an important flight, they pull out your cable T.V. before the World Series. His new vision is ruining his comfortable life already, when he gains the clarity to see the state of a person's Soul. His fiance seems to be mutated with evil, and he's not so sure about himself. His truth-seeing ability tips the balance of spiritual power in the world and sets off a war between the forces of Good vs. the Demons of Christian lore, fought in the heart of Times Square. But through the cataclysm Mike is concerned less about choosing his side of the fight, than he is with getting back his chance at love. The story is written in a tongue-in-cheek style but explores classic spiritual questions: How welcome is the truth? Are politicians and lawyers really evil? Can true love transform the spirit? WGA No. IO8231-00

Title: THE DEVIL'S HUNTER

Logline: First killer then hunted, an heroic vietnam vet's hired to kill a devilish woman

Synopsis: Marcia will die. Young, beautiful, mysterious female. Now she seeks for someone who can kills her. Why ? That's the question that JIM BRADLEY has to answer fast. The chilling fact is that MARCIA FARWELL isn't a normal person. So a suspenseful chase starts between New Orleans swamps zone to Haiti. Jim must murder her in three days to gain the money. But very soon events turn unexpectedly in an increasing climax of terror. Jim is in a mortal trap. First killer. Then hunted. A strange love/hate relationship developes between the man and woman, with a series of disturbing surprises that build to an ultimate shoker of an ending. I'd like to submit this screenplay for your consideration. I look forward to hearing further from you. Thank you for your time and consideration. Wga Registration n 132747 alberto bonanni Italy

Title: BEAT THE HOUSE

Logline: SPIRITUAL MASTERS ARISE FOR SUPREMACY OF THE PLANET.

Synopsis: BEAT THE HOUSE is a horror/supernatural odyssey thriller. Spiritual Masters arise for supremacy of the planet. *two worlds in conflict for the continuation of life *spiritualism and reality simultaneously interacting *empowering love between Alexandra and John (heroes) defies restraints of time and space *esoteric characters, unique and mysteriously empowered, e.g. Arihman (nemesis) *mystical and intriquing concepts permeate the story The story is engaging with great entertainment value. The marketing potential is phenomenal. Its surrealism is stimulating. It's thought-provoking and exhilarating.