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Top Rated Screenplays This Month

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  • 624

    #1

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    Shia Labeouf | Drama | Feature | 115 pages
    Based on the life of rapper Kevin Abstract; this biographical fiction follows a Texas teen as he struggles with identity, finding meaningful relationships, sexual fluidity, and his direction in life.
  • 620

    #2

    Release
    Stacie Shellner | Drama | Feature | 101 pages | View Writer Profile
    A playboy with a fetish for being spanked navigates the aftermath of his mother's death with the help of a mousy mortician with ulterior motives.
  • 618

    #3

    Emergent
    Brian Kazmarck | Sci-fi | Feature | 112 pages | View Writer Profile
    A brilliant programmer gets embroiled in a bizarre and dangerous long triangle between a co-worker who saved her life and an artificial intelligence that nearly killed her.
  • 615

    #4

    The G.O.A.T.
    Sid Patwa | Comedy | Feature | 102 pages | View Writer Profile
    A gifted Indian teen rapper in the 90's, dealing with disappointing his family, has one night to finally face his nemesis in an epic rap battle in order to "up" his social status, impress his crush and become the Greatest Of All Time.
  • 609

    #5

    Echo The Wind
    Thomas Mazzola | Family | Feature | 105 pages | View Writer Profile
    Seventy-two years in the future a renowned NASA scientist returns to his childhood home to reconcile a tragedy that became the impetus for a lifetime of extraordinary achievements.
  • 609

    #6

    DARRYN THE BOLD AND THE SWORD OF BOLDNESS
    Justin Best | Fantasy | Feature | 111 pages | View Writer Profile
    When a past-his-prime knight is asked by his estranged daughter to find a fabled sword, his quest leads him to his two worst enemies: the evil woman who nearly killed him and his own ego.
  • 608

    #7

    ON TIME
    Xavier Burgin | Drama | Feature | 110 pages | View Writer Profile
    Renee Johnson, a mother living in South Central LA, must make a difficult decision when she's late for her job interview.
  • 608

    #8

    Whispers from the Watchtower
    Jai Brandon | Thriller | Feature | 119 pages | View Writer Profile
    The host of a popular skeptic/debunking radio show works alongside a reluctant psychic in a last ditch attempt to find his missing daughter.
  • 608

    #9

    Guns and Grace
    Odin Ozdil | Adventure | Feature | 94 pages | View Writer Profile
    A widow teams up with a tough Blackfoot woman against the bank robbers that killed her husband. An action-adventure that proves sisterhood is not just by birth. A story that celebrates the frontier spirit, as well as the dark side of America's past that still resonates today.
  • 603

    #10

    Game-Changer
    Patrick Sherman | Drama | Feature | 110 pages
    A gay linebacker for the Dallas Cowboys deals with life on the down low, and the consequences of becoming the first active NFL player in history to come out.
  • 602

    #11

    Love and Insurrection
    Ernestina Juarez | Drama | Feature | 118 pages | View Writer Profile
    An African-American slave joins Mexico's struggle for independence after befriending, and then witnessing the execution of, the author of the first law against slavery on the North American continent. (Based in part on true events)
  • 602

    #12

    The Appeal
    Yoav Potash | Drama | Feature | 126 pages | View Writer Profile
    The true story of Deborah Peagler and the two young lawyers who volunteer to fight for her freedom, 20 years after she was sentenced to life behind bars for allegedly murdering the man who forced her into prostitution.
  • 599

    #13

    The Delivery
    Gil Seltzer | Drama | Feature | 109 pages | View Writer Profile
    A Jordanian history professor turned radicalized terrorist is tasked with delivering a car bomb from Dallas to New York City. His cover - an unwitting 12-year old boy who joins him for the tenuous drive through the American heartland.
  • 598

    #14

    Labyrinth of Destiny
    Ernestina Juarez | Drama | Feature | 111 pages | View Writer Profile
    Ulysses Grant's experience of love and death as a young officer in the Mexican-American War influences an important decision he makes as the commanding general of the Union Army during the Civil War.
  • 597

    #15

    FRIEND OF THE SHOW
    Brian Arnold | Thriller | Feature | 105 pages | View Writer Profile
    When a pompous, conspiracy-peddling cable news pundit is kidnapped by a deranged fan, an idealistic young reporter uncovers a domestic terror group’s conspiracy to assassinate a country-unifying presidential candidate.
  • 594

    #16

    Officer X
    michael joiner | Historical | Feature | 103 pages | View Writer Profile
    An African-American soldier blinded five hours after being discharged reaches out to a Hollywood legend to help bring a racist cop to justice.
  • 593

    #17

    Piece de Resistance
    Barry Leach | Drama | Feature | 118 pages
    During WWII, a young woman hides an escaped Russian slave laborer. Together with a French resistance fighter, they sabotage German positions until the slave, who becomes the woman’s lover, is captured and put on a train bound for Auschwitz. Then she must rescue him.
  • 593

    #18

    Saint Chloe
    Stacie Shellner | Drama | Feature | 108 pages | View Writer Profile
    After enduring a tragic event, a mother and her young daughter find redemption, along with the small town they live in, when the little girl is visited by "Jesus."
  • 587

    #19

    A Suspect in Arms
    Selcen M Onsan | Drama | Feature | 118 pages
    A star cop struggles with the implications around testifying for or against his partner and mentor in the shooting death of a black man, catapulting his storybook life and bi-racial marriage into upheaval as he steadfastly attempts to avoid any involvement in the controversy at all.
  • 586

    #20

    Thy Kingdom Come
    Tim Hewitt | Horror | Feature | 102 pages | View Writer Profile
    A religious studies scholar and a widowed reporter band together to survive after unidentified human bodies start dropping from the sky across the globe in a crisis of biblical proportions.

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