Submission Samples from the Supernatural Genre

Title: HEAT WAVE

Logline: An Iraq War veteran, and his ex-girl friend cop, take on the king of gargoyles in New York City to solve a missing woman

Synopsis: When Jack Conlon, an Iraq War Veteran and struggling newspaper writer is thrown out of a New York City bar one night into the back alley, he witnesses a woman being abducted. When he checks out of a Veteran

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: Lakshmee

Logline: In this epic thriller, the lines between good & evil blur to red as Lakshmee, a defiant med student is seduced/kidnapped by a charismatic faith healer who believes her baby will be Christ incarnate.

Synopsis: Lakshmee is a promising, sexy, med intern who is in denial of her own psychic abilities. During an unexpected trip to the Philippines, her eyes are healed by a creepy faith healer. She returns home to find herself questioning everything and her life turns to shambles. Confused and alone, she returns to the Philippines to make sense of what has happened to her, but she finds more questions then answers. When her new lover is murdered, the most infamous of the Philippine healers, a man who can perform miracles but whose ethics are questionable, swoops in to rescue her and soon seduces, impregnates and eventually kidnaps her when she threatens to leave him. It's revealed that all along she has been a victim of a cult like plot for her to mother the soul of Christ reincarnated. Trapped on an isolated island as she is giving birth, she must rely on her own psychic abilities and those of her unborn child in order to save both their lives. Based on the life of popular author of 3 books

Title: My Sweet Jessica

Logline: After fifteen years waht actually happened to Amanda she had disppeared without a trace. WGAW # 1430213

Synopsis: Jason and Amanda dated for 6 years while he was in the Special Forces. With the conflicts with her mother they stop seeing each other. Two years later Amanda wanted to get back together. He was about to be discharge when he was called back for a sercet mission. He wasn't allowed to call her about the charge of plans. After 15 years John Davies the last one retires from the platoon. They are together at Jason's house to celerate John retirement. The group consists of Dr. Sam Hawkins a Psychologist, Ralph whom own an Implosion Company, and Tom Walters a Mystery writer. John mistaking calls Jason's wife as Amanda. She tells him that they never meet before and is not Amanda. Sam ask Jason what happened to Amanda? He tells them that no one knows she just disappeared. Tom inform them it about the same time when the basement floor was poured. Her mother and Amanda are entombed in concrete and waiting to get out. Jason soon discovered that she has a twin sister that she never mentioned.

Title: The Legend of The Gray Man

Logline: The apparition of a Man dressed in a Gray trench coat, hat and boots appears before major Hurricanes to warn the island's inhabitants of approaching danger. The Gray Man is there to help.

Synopsis: The Legend of The Gray Man is loosely based on an old Ghost tale as told throughout Pawley's Island, SC dating back to the 1800's. The story is based in Pawley's Island, SC where Doug McAllister lives with his wife (Bea), and two daughters (Debra and Sally) and a close relative (Olive - Mother of Bea). Doug, a family man, owns and runs a local Lumber/Hardware store. The Tale of the Gray Man resurrects each and every year toward the end of Summer, and yet the locals speak of him all year long. Many people have witnessed the appearance of a "Man" dressed in Gray rain gear during pending Hurricanes. Doug is a non-believer, and after experiencing mother - nature's wrath of destruction, he believes he saw something, something on that dark, haunting frightful night. Doug's character is likeable. He is a family man with a great heart. He is firm in his beliefs, yet flexible in nature. He decides to pursue his search for the Gray Man due to unforeseen circumstances.

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: 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 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: 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.