Submission Samples from the Supernatural Genre

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: Spectre

Logline: When a Hallowe'en seance inadvertently raises the spirit of a murdered college girl she returns to protect her girlfriend from the gang of students who killed her.

Synopsis: Sabre Wolf is the rich, wild-child girlfriend of Stacy Lawless. After humiliating the high school cheerleader captain and quarterback their gang plots revenge on Wolf, planning to steal her collection of gold coins. The robbery goes wrong, resulting in Wolf's murder. Stacy is distraught and attempts to commit suicide. When she is released from hospital the gang sees another chance to get their hands on Wolf's money. That night, a frat house seance inadvertently contacts the spirit of Wolf via a Ouija board. With her warning to leave Stacy alone going unheeded, Wolf's spectre begins picking off the members of the gang to protect her lover. However, Wolf also finds out Stacy is now very attracted to a new girl... Script WGA registration number is 1127769 maiden@purgatori.net

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: The Companion

Logline: A reclusive spinster in a shabby Martha's Vineyard mansion tries to escape the ghosts of her past by hiring a strange girl to care for her invalid brother.

Synopsis: Priscilla Bannister hires Judy Jones as an overnight companion for Priscilla's younger brother Russell. Russell Bannister is the only survivor of an auto accident in 1955 that killed two children and their babysitter as the group walked home from the annual Vineyard Fair. Russell's injuries have left him confined to an upstairs bedroom in the family's summer home. Priscilla has been charged with his care since the accident, a virtual recluse, living off the family trust fund, addicted to alcohol, cigarettes and prescription medicine. She dreads the arrival of the Fair with the deadly memories it brings, as well as some mysterious children who torment her at night during the annual event. Priscilla exploits her newfound freedom to hook up with an aging Lothario, who encourages her to sell the house and leave with him. Her attempt to start a new life ends in tragedy, as Priscilla is unable to escape the consequences of her past. (WGAE Registration # 136563)

Title: Devils' Bargain novel Screen play

Logline: Angel & Demons pt2 Spiritual Warfare, Adult and young adult.Exorcism, Horror Hell, Heaven, Devil, Satan. Roman Catholic church, Lutheran, burial shroud of Jesus Christ in Turin, Italy.

Synopsis: Writers Literary Excellent Commercial Potential. London Book Show April 2010 David and Isabel Weston thought death of the Bible professor who preceded them at Holy Angel University in Colorado Springs was just another senseless murder. A homicide detective and newspaper reporters aid them in uncovering a horrible conspiracy. Satan is using the burial shroud of Jesus Christ to pass from unseen to seen world. Satan lives in the Archbishop's body, tries to destroy the Roman Catholic Church from within, and plans to sire a son to be the Antichrist. The curtain is pulled back. We get a peek at the unseen world; angels and demons that battle to affect dealings of those in the seen world. Is the burial shroud in Turin a forgery? Or "God calculated 2000 years ahead, when science would have replaced theology as their common accepted arbiter of truth and planned accordingly." Times, London October 16th 1986.

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 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: LUX

Logline: Could be the "light" the real protagonist of a story?

Synopsis: A priest studying in Rome is suddenly involved in a series of satanic murders. Magnetically fascinated by his cosmology Professor, a mysterious, cute woman, he will finally end up as the main suspect. Only through the "light" he will be able to find the great answer to the eternal struggle between good and evil.

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: 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.