Submission Samples from the Supernatural Genre

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: DELPHIAN

Logline: Abandoned at birth and raised by a monastery, a seemingly ordinary girl has her world turned upside down when she discovers she is the link to the ultimate extra-ordinary revelation-the apocalypse.

Synopsis: Lily, now an adult, is under the watchful eye of an ordained priest, Father Cross, who is appointed by God to watch over and mold Lily's soul for the future's sake of all Christianity. She meets her twin flame, Sam (Samael), by fate and soon must come to terms with her true identity. She is Lilith, the final link that will bring on the apocalypse. Sam must fight to win Lily's eternal soul before the prophetic end of days. If he loses the battle to Father Cross, the world will live on as it always has, under the commandments of a delusive God, in fear of damnation, but if he wins, it will be the end of the world as we know it. The earth will rumble, cities will quake, churches will fall and the fallen-angel will be the key to the world's true salvation. Lily must choose her master. She is prophecy. She is delphian. "Most people are bothered by those passages of scripture they do not understand, but the passages that bother me are those I do understand."--Mark Twain. WGAE 1232829

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 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: 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: 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.

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: 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: REVELATION

Logline: The PENTAGON'S PROPHECY PROGRAM, may be President, DOROTHY JOHNSON'S, best advice when it comes to expected terrorist threats, but then it may just spell out the end of the world.

Synopsis: The story centers around a young expectant couple, DANIEL COLLINS, a gaming programmer, and TINA CHRISTIANSON, a classically trained dancer, who find themselves, divinely, wrapped up in the intelligence affairs of the US government. The action moves from the Roman destruction of Jerusalem, AD 70 by TITUS, to the present day, where in the city faces annihilation by a nuclear terrorist threat. A terrorist threat which would ultimately lead to World War III. Creating Utopia, Danny's, dream, game program, was supposed to be his, and Tina's ticket to a secure and comfortable life, what he didn't realise was how hard life can get when a computer game becomes a matter of national security. Revelation is a story of the end of days, however, it is also a story of hope. A civil war for the souls of mankind, and control of heaven, romantic fantasy wrapped in a suspense thriller with a decidedly poignant twist. This movie will require very innovative CGI, and will make a lot of money.

Title: Jane Doe Rocks

Logline: Two lost souls, one nameless and trapped in the folds of her madness, and the other, famous and struggling with his addiction, find each other in world where it's their destiny to help one another.

Synopsis: A near dead Jane Doe is pulled out of a lake the same night Richie Lamers, a popular rock star collapses on stage. Both are taken to a mental hospital where Richie is introduced to a less then privileged rehabilitation program, and a zombie-like Jane is committed to an unsecured ward for trouble women. In the garden, Richie finds Jane sitting by herself. He is shocked by how much she looks like his wife. Jane Doe looks at Richie and remembers Devon, her beloved boyfriend. The rock star graduates from the program, ready to face the world. A rainstorm causes Jane to remember how she was tortured in a boat by two thugs the night she was discovered in the lake. Richie visits Jane and she hands him a list. Richie promises to help her. Later, Jane secretly leaves the hospital and finds an old car. She drives out to the place where the thugs kidnapped her and killed Devon. With guns in hand, she kills the men, then smiles, no longer afraid, she turns the gun on herself and pulls the trigger