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Top Rated Screenplays This Month

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  • #1


    Katterina Powers • Western • Feature • 120 pages • View Writer Profile

    A penniless heiress, in search of her family, is stranded alone on the western frontier, but after crossing paths with The Wild Bunch, she is torn between her pursuit of truth and embracing her inner outlaw, as she becomes the legendary fugitive, Etta Place.

  • #2

    Mount Pleasant

    Cat Dale • Drama • Television (One-hour) • 61 pages • View Writer Profile

    In 1880s Oklahoma, Native children are mandated to attend the Mount Pleasant Indian School by the US Government; but when Lola's brother does not return, she risks her life by leaving the reservation to find out what happened to him.

  • #3

    Rescue Dog

    Rich Orstad • Family • Feature • 104 pages

    A two-strike teen doing community service bonds with a shelter dog giving them both one last chance at redemption, until a poor decision with her delinquent boyfriend risks both of their lives.

  • #4

    Scattering Jake

    Erica Tachoir • Drama • Feature • 106 pages

    A young widow dumps her deceitful husband's ashes down the sink in a fit of rage the night before a trip to scatter those ashes with his family and the woman who has his transplanted heart.

  • #5


    Nicole Jones • Fantasy • Feature • 114 pages • View Writer Profile

    Shrimp's a 62-year-old introverted woman who has developed supernatural abilities as a result of being born in The Great Salt Lake to a young polygamist girl. Through the process of losing a loving relationship, she discovers a new life and the confidence to share her unique powers with the rest of the world.

  • #6


    John Dummer • Sci-fi • Feature • 107 pages

    As they await a supernova explosion that will end all life on earth, an astrobiologist and two uninvited guests at his island cabin must fend off an invasive plant from another world – but is the plant a predator or an interstellar lifeline?

  • #7

    Dream Screen

    Steven Epp • Horror • Feature • 111 pages • View Writer Profile

  • #8


    Adam Ansell • Comedy • Feature • 101 pages • View Writer Profile

    When a debt-ridden atheist learns the wealthy father he hated has died he thinks his money problems are solved, only to discover there's a catch: recite the Jewish prayer for the dead every day for a year without missing a single service, or the entire fortune goes to his scheming relatives.

  • #9


    Michael Begg • Drama • Feature • 100 pages

    An infamous New Orleans real estate developer journeys through the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in an attempt to find the father figure from his past who went missing during the storm.

  • #10


    Beth Curry • Drama • Feature • 118 pages

    In 1928 Mississippi, a white woman and black woman have an affair while battling the racial tensions of a small town.

  • #11

    The Divinity Cycle

    Nelson Downend • Drama • Television (One-hour) • 62 pages

    The lives of a disillusioned priest struggling with addiction, a recently widowed homicide detective and an ambitious young journalist converge as an enigmatic performance artist leads them into the mystery surrounding an active serial killer.

  • #12

    A War On Terror

    Peter Haig • Drama • Short • 27 pages

    When a group of soldiers is hit by an IED they are left to figure out if they are alive, dead, or worse.

  • #13


    Kat Sieniuc • Comedy • Television (Half-hour) • 35 pages

    Just when a successful female lawyer wins a controversial sexual assault case and poises herself to become the next attorney general of New York, she faces a showdown with the only legal mind who could tear her down and ruin her aspirations: a legendary attorney who also happens to be her estranged mother.

  • #14

    Once When You Were Mine

    Richard Dane Scott • Drama • Feature • 100 pages • View Writer Profile

    A simple young man infiltrates a mental hospital to help the girl of his dreams recover from a traumatic incident. Along the way, he must also protect her life from vengeful family enemies and ultimately ends up changing the lives of the other eclectic group of patients.

  • #15

    Sedger Mor

    Catherine Wright • Historical Film • Feature • 119 pages

    A Scottish Highlander perceived to be a thieving scoundrel must become an honorable leader of men after he joins the army that destroyed his homeland with the promise that when he returns from war, lands confiscated by the British Crown will be returned to the Highland clans. Based on a true story from the Seven Years' War.

  • #16


    Cari Daly • Drama • Feature • 129 pages • View Writer Profile

    In the brutal Massachusetts winter of 1912, a naïve Polish widow and mother leads 17,000 workers against the invincible system that has slashed their pay. Based on the true story that changed our Nation.

  • #17

    Ted Will Return Shortly

    Dan Ochwat • Drama • Feature • 108 pages • View Writer Profile

    When an out-of-place, lonely, 65-year-old storeowner attends a trade show in Las Vegas, he meets a beautiful, African-American saleswoman and they road trip to LA to seek estranged family, while forming an unexpected friendship.

  • #18


    Amanda Keener • Fantasy • Feature • 113 pages

    A sarcastic sixteen-year-old realist accepts the devastating loss of her mother after a magical cat plunges her into a thrilling adventure in search of a music box that can grant wishes... for a price.

  • #19

    The G.O.A.T.

    Sid Grey • 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.

  • #20


    Chance Muehleck • Sci-fi • Feature • 104 pages • View Writer Profile

    A stubborn IRS agent gets more than he bargained for when he tries to collect taxes from an unusual client in a post-apocalyptic wasteland.

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