Top Television (One-hour)

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

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    Stephen Woodworth | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 53 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.
  • 448


    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.
  • 437


    The Corinthians
    Talie Melnyk | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 59 pages
    In 1884 New York City, a wealthy young woman leads a double life as a serial killer avenging sexual and domestic violence, and as a socialite in love with the politician whose mission is to clean up the crime and vice of the city.
  • 308


    The Protégé
    Kennedy Sabelko | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 59 pages
    An esteemed Psychology Professor uses her expertise to help authorities solve her clients’ murders, but evidence begins to emerge that she is the killer!
  • 177


    Human Resources
    Forrest Moore | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 59 pages
    A power-tripping human resource specialist finds himself on the verge of an anger fueled meltdown due to his inconsiderate neighbor, but the neighbor takes their rivalry a step further, bringing the pair into a brutal, blood soaked path of revenge.
  • 108


    EP. 1 - AKMORE.Pilot
    Jeff Cotton | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 52 pages
    Hijacked by a macabre dead boy to a fiendish juvenile prison, a small gay Eagle Scout must take down gang-raping Skinheads & serial-killing Beast-men if he's to escape before his boyfriend splits Georgia forever.
  • 106


    Port City
    brian tucker | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 42 pages
    A small southern town is upended by growing change, a diabolical stranger, a high school student with unwanted abilities, and a sinister secret as old as mankind.
  • 99


    Last Meal
    Jonathan Yates | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 45 pages | View Writer Profile
    Host of hit television series that snares pedophiles is a serial killer who makes it personal with select "guests" to avenge his missing sister.
  • 97


    Disposable People: Pilot
    Alex Moreno | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 56 pages
    A vengeful mother teams up with petty criminals to expose a mystic for the death of her daughter.
  • 96


    Paint It Black
    Alex Smoot | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 61 pages
    Two quarreling brothers, a suicidal child psychotherapist and a psychopathic police officer, confront evil face-to-face as they band together to take down Miami’s most powerful sex-trafficking operation.
  • 92


    Find Your Pack (Pilot)
    Nichole Redmiles | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 67 pages | View Writer Profile
    Separated by a genocidal revolution, three sisters wanting only to survive and reunite, are forced to stand and fight the cultists behind the violence.
  • 89


    The Fifth Column
    Eric Andresen | Thriller | Television (One-hour) | 55 pages | View Writer Profile
    A former CIA agent, after faking his own death, attempts to reunite with and protect his family from his corrupt former partner before his recently diagnosed brain cancer kills him.

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