Submission Samples from the Supernatural Genre

Title: THE RED HEIFER

Logline: A tv reporter questions her own faith, when she stumbles upon the prophesied biblical "Red Heifer" and its young, clairvoyant Mennonite master, on a predestined, apocalyptic journey to Jerusalem.

Synopsis: God's most cryptic, enigmatic Old Testament commandment, concerning the mysterious "red heifer", blazes to it's New Millenium, end-of-time finale in a warm, fast moving, family, supernatural thriller. This 104 page, "G" rated fantasy was written by two seasoned and produced writers, as a high concept, biblical based, all-age thriller with twists and a bloody, inspirational, feel-good ending.

Title: The Mirror

Logline: You will laugh, you will cry, you will be terrified for these three kids and the nightmare they are living.

Synopsis: Emily and her friend Jason find an old handwritten book of magic spells. After trying a spell on a mirror they accidentally find themselves back in 1953 with a young girl named Genny that's being haunted by a dark hooded menace. The three kids go on an emotional journey together packed full with edge of your seat fright and some disturbing revelations about who Genny really is. WGAW #1235601

Title: The Cure

Logline: A young Italian chemist and her two friends uncover a deceased saint's simple, all-natural cure for AIDS and cancer, outwitting a pharmaceutical company's hit men to make it available to the needy.

Synopsis: Mara Lanciano, a young and successful professional chemist, and her two friends Penelope and Giuseppe, follow instructions from deceased Italian saint Padre Pio and develop an inexpensive, all-natural cure for cancer and AIDS. This puts Mara and her friends in life-threatening danger from a major pharmaceutical company that wants to steal and monopolize the discovery. Mara stays true to her promise to Padre Pio and embarks on a journey to free clinics that want to dispense the Cure to their terminally-ill, impoverished AIDS and cancer patients. Captured and classified as a bioterrorist, she is shipped off to a CIA prison in Jordan and tortured after refusing to sign away all rights to the Cure. A stealth email ignites a major controversy and frees Mara. The pharma company CEO is killed by hit team he hired to eliminate Mara and hijack The Cure. Continued slander marginalizes The Cure, but it remains available through alternative channels to those willing to seek it out.

Title: Prairie Bones

Logline: In this little haunted house on the prairie, buried secrets are darker than a fragile family can endure.

Synopsis: After losing three children, ETHAN and his pregnant wife, PEARL, are reduced to collecting Buffalo bones on a deserted prairie to survive. Settling the West in 1871 was tough, but worse when you add lies, ghosts and a deranged mind. Ethan tells Pearl he's going to work on the railroad. He arranges for his mother, GERTIE, to come and help deliver the new baby. He leaves in spite of Pearl's mental instability and Gertie arriving injured by an arrow. The injury turns deadly. Pearl is forced to walk through the wilderness for help. She gets to a neighbor's just as an Indian raid is in progress. After a horrific night hiding next to the bodies of a mother and teenage son, Pearl gives birth, alone among the dead. Meanwhile, the ghosts of Ethan and Pearl's children visit Gertie and their father with a warning. Then they go after Pearl. Ethan returns and must face his wife's insanity, the mysterious deaths of the children, and their shared guilt.

Title: Eden's Fallen Shaman

Logline: When the brilliance of fraternal twins is overshadowed by an ominous presence, misfortune severs a close relationship and jealousy unleashes a metaphysical rage only a loving sibling can end.

Synopsis: Eden's Fallen Shaman Synopsis by: Anthony B. Thornhill Our story begins outside Pittsburgh, P.A. Blaine and Blake Anderson's birth into our world is marked by a torrential thunderstorm and a date( June 6, 1966) that arouses fear of an evil omen in the twins maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Wesley. At the age of five, their father Eric Anderson, virtually absent in the home, has embarked on a bank robbing spree, fueled by tormenting memories of sexual abuse he experienced as a child at the hands of his morally bankrupt parents. Eric's bottled rage lands him on Death Row for the murder of a police sergeant. Helen Anderson, Blaine and Blake's mother, move in with her parents and start a bed and breakfast business with riding stables and a petting zoo at which the family lives and works.

Title: The Castle Spectre

Logline: In a haunted Welsh castle, a captive teenage girl engages in a battle of wits against her evil uncle, while her lover plots her rescue; all of this occurring under the watchful eyes of the Spectre.

Synopsis: Wales, 1762. Young Lady Angela is held against her will in Castle Conwy by her evil uncle, Lord Osmond. She learns Osmond was responsible for the murder of her parents, and that he now has romantic designs on her. As the true heiress of Conwy, she is a threat to Osmond's power; therefore she must marry Osmond, or die. Outside the castle, Angela's lover, Lord Percy, must penetrate the castle's defenses and come to her rescue. Each rival has his own soldiers and prepares for battle, but Angela discovers she has someone in her corner no one has bargained for: the Spectre - the ghost of her murdered Mother - paces the corridors of Conwy. While Angela's life and love hangs by a thread, the Spectre's appointed hour has arrived.

Title: Supernatural - Season

Logline: When an unheard son of Bobby tries to find the fragments of the Spear of Destiny and give them to Lucifer in order to rescue his girlfriend, many curious events will happen to the Winchester´s lives.

Synopsis: Axel, 28 years old, a university professor, sees his life changes course after his girlfriend´s disappearance, when he suddenly receives a proposal from Lucifer: he is requested to find the fragments of the Spear of Destiny in exchange for his girlfriend´s life. In order to start his journey looking for the fragments Axel needs first to find the Winchester brothers and his friend Bobby, who is revealed to be Axel´s father. His arrival at the Winchester´s environment will bring happiness and at the same time disagreements to the friends. Since they do not know Axel´s real identity, this will generate many conflicts among the group and later they will discover that Axel´s death will be crucial to avoid the final judgment.

Title: THE LEGEND OF THE GRAY MAN

Logline: The apparation of a man dressed in a gray slicker,hat and boots appears to locals to warn the inhabitants of pending danger during an approaching hurricane.

Synopsis: The Legend of The Gray Man is loosely based on and old Ghost Tale as told throughout Pawley's Island, SC dating back to the 1800's. Doug McAllister, a northern transplanted in the South with his wife and two daughters and mother-in-law (nearby)runs a local hardware/lumber store. Doug is a non-believer when it comes to the Supernatural, but after experiencing mother natures wrath that one evening, something changed his mind. While Sandy Fletcher, the local young weather guy from the mid-West, loves good ghost tales and searches for the truth behind the Legend. Sandy does find what he is looking for on that same night and before it transpires, he trys to warn others of impending danger as well.

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: Season of the Assassin

Logline: rnBaseball scout, down to his last chance and needing a home run, discovers a drifter in therndesert more than capable of hitting it out of the park. The phenom could turn around the misfortunes of a struggling franchise, but the price for getting him may be more costly than the scout ever belie

Synopsis: Baseball scout Arthur Martin is on the hot seat. His team's on an epic losing streak while he's singled out for not signing anyone in ages. Find a player, or else.rnIn the Arizona desert Arthur discovers a once in a lifetime player, Dan Kerr. Powerfully built and toting a shady past, Dan is the ultimate risk-reward. When Arthur decides to sign him, he commits himself to something he never saw coming.rnFrustrated by the higher-ups in the organization including a General Manager who seems to have it out for him, Arthur tries every way he can to get Dan on the field. He wrestles with the front office and tries to stay a step ahead of a string of bizarre murders that follows the pair. At last, with the team on the brink of setting the record for losses, he gets his chance. Dan doesn't disappoint.rnAs Arthur is hailed for finding the game's next superstar, the true price for what he must pay becomes apparent. In the dark desert night, the darkest being of eternity comes calling to collect.