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Top Television (One-hour)

Top Rated Thriller Television (One-hour) Screenplays This Month

(Showing Top 20)

  • 593

    #1

    The Divinity Cycle
    Nelson Downend | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 59 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.
  • 544

    #2

    GANJA BAY
    Tony Hendriks, Gillian Royes | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 58 pages
    After a Jamaican ex-con is refused a government ganja license he finds a million dollars belonging to narcotraficantes and reverts to skulduggery to save his family and village.
  • 537

    #3

    In Chrysalis: Ovum
    Nelson Downend | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 58 pages
    After being suspended from her job following a patient suicide, clinical psychologist Dr. Jackie Winters believes she has hit rock bottom. That is until a plea for help from a former patient thrusts her down the rabbit hole into a dark world of murder, horrific scientific experimentation, bizarre delusional mythology, and possibly human metamorphosis.
  • 523

    #4

    Living Memory
    Charlotte Cameron | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 56 pages
    A psychotherapist specialised in treating victims of PTSD turns memory detective when she suffers a vicious and mysterious attack she cannot remember, and encounters a patient whose trauma resembles her own.
  • 514

    #5

    HEATHENS
    josh kaukl | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 62 pages | View Writer Profile
    An ex-cult member girl is working with FBI Cult task force to infiltrate dangerous cults to determine whether or not they pose a threat to people’s safety, but she has doubts as to whether what she is doing is right, or if she’s being manipulated by an agenda within the FBI.
  • 502

    #6

    A Jungle Dark
    Courtney Suttle | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 54 pages | View Writer Profile
    A mysterious young woman can perfectly mimic the voice of any writer in any language, her unscrupulous agent can identify and exploit any human weakness, and working together from deep in the shadows they've earned a small fortune preying on damaged, best-selling authors. Life was good until a recently deceased writer reached out from the grave, threatening to expose their scheme and ruin their lives unless they solve a 20-year-old murder mystery.
  • 498

    #7

    Sons and Mothers
    Geoff Gedroyc | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 57 pages
    Afraid she may be tried for historic war crimes in Afghanistan, an ex-military interrogator travels to her hometown of Margate, to mend her relationship with her estranged son.
  • 483

    #8

    The Switch
    Thomas Clary | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 64 pages | View Writer Profile
    After an unexplained global event, where everyone on Earth has switched bodies, an FBI agent must recapture every serial killer he’s ever put in jail after they’ve “escaped” into other people. They look nothing like they did before; they have different DNA and fingerprints… But one thing hasn’t changed — their desire to kill.
  • 476

    #9

    THE SERVICE
    Edward Klau | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 63 pages | View Writer Profile
    If you need someone dead then call The Service, an organization that meticulously plans your murder down to the smallest detail and assigns it to an unconnected stranger. The only problem is their ugly price: you must kill that same stranger’s victim and their terms are fatally non-negotiable.
  • 475

    #10

    Strawberry Plains
    Elvis Wilson | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 58 pages
    Strawberry Plains (dramatic thriller) is a 9-part TV series. A forensic anthropologist becomes the target of a bitter ex-lover who blackmails an ex-football player to kidnap his pregnant wife. The ex-lover takes the next nine months to ruin the Doctor professionally, keep his wife captive, and take the baby as her own when the child is born.
  • 462

    #11

    The Collapse
    Brooks Roscoe | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 55 pages
    Advancements in neuroscience and Quantum computers lead to a productivity app that connects its users' deep minds and divides an already divided country further.
  • 458

    #12

    The Authenticator
    Lawrence Rothfield | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 65 pages | View Writer Profile
    Homeland meets Indiana Jones.
  • 457

    #13

    Office 39
    Dave Miller | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 58 pages
    A mysterious man suddenly appears at the U.S. Embassy in Seoul, Korea, providing proof of the long fabled "Office 39" of the North Korean government.
  • 455

    #14

    Embassy
    Felipe Silva | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 58 pages | View Writer Profile
    When a US Embassy gives shelter to a whistle-blower running from local authorities, a pretentious diplomat clashes with a cutthroat Ambassador, to uncover the truth behind a web of official lies, black-market weapons and family secrets.
  • 448

    #15

    NEAR DEATH
    CARLO CARERE, ERIN CARERE | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 55 pages | View Writer Profile
    A Near Death Experience leaves an ineffectual Priest with the ability to remote view tragedies as they happen. In order to stop them, he must risk everything.
  • 447

    #16

    Open Mind
    Joseph Cashman | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 52 pages | View Writer Profile
    A budding psychology student takes on the internship of a lifetime as he aligns himself with a rogue psychologist who has an obsession with the paranormal.
  • 445

    #17

    The Academy
    Brit Cowan | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 63 pages
    While investigating the mysterious disappearance of a scholarship student at an elite boarding school, a police detective uncovers a world of conspiracy, cover-ups, and occultism, endangering his own son as he tries to expose the supernatural secrets behind the school’s success.
  • 437

    #18

    THROUGH VIOLET EYES
    Stephen Woodworth | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 49 pages | View Writer Profile
    In a world where the dead can testify against the living, someone is getting away with murder. Natalie Lindstrom is a Violet, one of the rare, genetically gifted individuals with violet eyes and the accompanying ability to channel the dead. She aids murder investigations by summoning victims to bear witness against those who slew them. But now a masked murderer is stalking the Violets themselves, and Natalie must team with FBI profiler Dan Atwater to find the killer before she, too, becomes his prey.
  • 432

    #19

    ASH & BONE
    Dan Benamor | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 64 pages | View Writer Profile
    Struggling with competition from a nearby landfill, the owner of a waste incineration facility takes on a lucrative but highly illegal side business: burning bodies for a local crime syndicate. All goes well... until his brother turns up in one of the body bags.
  • 428

    #20

    Seeds for Eden
    Paul Bedford, Richard Di Gregorio | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 58 pages
    Homeless people are disappearing off the streets. Detectives are on the case of a mysterious figure, but it is Matthew, a young homeless man, who discovers that the figure is no mere human and the street people he recruited are now a cult set to unleash hell.

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