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Monday, September 21, 2015

Taken screenplay - post author Don

Thanks Phil for the heads up on this.

Taken – undated, unspecified draft script By Luc Besson & Robert Mark Kamen – hosted by: Google – in pdf format

A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been kidnapped while on a trip to Paris.

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More on the Movie Scripts page.

Saturday, September 19, 2015

A Mime is a Terrible Thing to Waste – Film – Finally we can watch it! - post author Don

The film of Pia’s script A Mime Is a Terrible Thing To Waste (Short, Drama, Thriller, Horror – pdf format) is now available for viewing. The film is a little different from the posted draft of the script.

A mime and his puppet seek shelter from a hurricane at a rundown motel.

A mime is a terrible thing to waste from Indie Me on Vimeo.

Discuss this script on the Discussion Board

Old Time Radio Saturday - post author Don

Thanks Marie for the heads up on these.

The Life of Riley: Valentine Locket – transcript- from: Generic Radio

In this vintage sitcom, working man Chester A. Riley buys his wife a cheap locket to compete with a rival.

Information courtesy of Generic Radio

The Life of Riley: Mother In Law – transcript- from: Generic Radio

Riley’s mother-in-law threatens to visit. This wartime sitcom episode includes some interesting VE Day commercials from the American Meat Institute.


Information courtesy of Generic Radio

Dimension X: A Logic Named Joe – transcript- from: Generic Radio

Old time radio predicts the Internet in this science fiction comedy about an interconnected computer network that threatens to destroy society.


Information courtesy of Generic Radio

Screen Guild: Take a Letter, Darling – transcript- from: Generic Radio

Comedy about an advertising executive who hires a handsome personal secretary to be her make-believe fiancé.

Information courtesy of Generic Radio

The Campbell Playhouse: Mr. Deeds Goes to Town – transcript- from: Microphone Plays

Pixilated small town poet Longfellow Deeds inherits twenty million dollars and goes to Manhattan where everyone tries to take advantage of him. “One of the nicest stories ever to come out of Hollywood,” says Orson Welles who plays the title role a lot less convincingly than either Gary Cooper or Adam Sandler.

Information courtesy of Microphone Plays

Find these and more on the Old Time Radio page.

Friday, September 18, 2015

Blade: The Series – Compare and Contrast - post author Don

Blade: The Series – “Pilot” – November 10, 2005 draft script – hosted by: David S. – in pdf format

The adventures of the half human/vampire hunter.

Information courtesy of imdb

Blade: The Series – “Pilot” – September 7, 2005 draft script – hosted by: David S. – in pdf format

In Moscow, Blade chases a vampire and discovers that Marcus Van Sciver is in Detroit. Meanwhile in Detroit, the military Krista Starr returns home seeking out her twin brother Zack Starr. When the family is informed that Zack was found dead, Krista identifies the corpse and asks information to the corrupt detective Det. Brian Boone that is associated to Marcus Van Sciver, supplying prostitutes to feed his vampires. Krista meets Blade and works together with him trying to catch Marcus. However, she exposes herself trying to kill Marcus, and is abducted by the evil vampire.

Information courtesy of imdb

MOre on the TV Scripts and Teleplays page.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

David Goyer – Da Vinci’s Demons – Compare and Contrast - post author Don

Da Vinci’s Demons – “Pilot” – July 9, 2012 draft script – hosted by: David S. – in pdf format

The series follows the “untold” story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of his own reality and time as he begins to not only see the future, but invent it.

Information courtesy of imdb

Da Vinci’s Demons – “Pilot” – July 8, 2011 draft script – hosted by: David S. – in pdf format

Da Vinci is commissioned by the Medicis to create an Easter spectacle in Florence. Later, he’s hired to build war machines, and meets a mysterious Turk.

Information courtesy of imdb

More on the TV Scripts and Teleplays page

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Dr. Strange screenplay - post author Don

The Stephen Batchelor Script of the Week is Dr. Strange.

Dr. Strange – January 21, 1986 unspecified draft script by Bob Gale – hosted by: Stephen Batchelor – in pdf format

Stephen Strange is a brilliant but egotistical neurosurgeon who only cares about wealth from his career. However, a car accident damages his hands, shattering the bones. The damage effectively ends his ability to conduct surgery, since his hands now tremble uncontrollably. Too proud to take on a teaching job, Strange desperately begins to search for a way to restore his hands, consulting various doctors, homeopathic treatments and traveling around the world to remote regions for exotic cures, all to no avail.

Information courtesy of wikipedia

Monday, September 14, 2015

Programmed the series needs help, ‘Cuz Aliens are slowly taking over the human race. - post author Don

Programmed Series Needs Money. Give it to them!Folks,

Glenn (a.k.a. IAmGlenn on the Discussion Boards) is the writer of a new series.

It has Aliens.

A secret organization of aliens are using their own technology to program humans in order to over throw governments around the world and obtain global dominance. That is if five escaped prisoners don’t stop them first.

Help out out the series on GoFundMe.

Deets on the series: – website
The Facebooks page for Programmed Series
InternetMovieDatabase Information

David Goyer Teleplays – Compare and Contrast – Flashforward - post author Don

Two drafts of the pilot for Flashforward

Flash Forward – “Pilot” – December 9, 2008 draft script – hosted by: David S. – in pdf format

On what seems to be a day like any other, everyone on Earth blacks out at the same moment for 2 minutes and 17 seconds. They also have a vision of where they will be or what they are doing some six months into the future, on April 29, 2010. For FBI Agent Mark Benford, the vision is disturbing: he sees himself working on this case, drinking again and with someone at the FBI building out to kill him. Mark’s wife, a surgeon, sees herself in a relationship with another man, apparently someone she doesn’t know yet. Mark’s partner, Agent Demetri Noh has no vision at all and..

Information courtesy of imdb

Flash Forward – “Pilot” – March 7, 2009 draft script – hosted by: David S. – in pdf format

After the entire world’s population blacks out for approximately 2 minutes and 17 seconds, which in effect causes the entire world to see a glimpse of life 6 months into the future, an elite FBI task force is formed to investigate who/what caused the global blackout, whether the events foreseen were simply flashes or true events of what’s to come, and whether or not it could possibly happen again…

Information courtesy of imdb

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Original Script Sunday for September 13th. - post author Don

Over on the Unproduced Scripts page are fifteen original scripts for your reading pleasure.

And, also, scripts of the 7 Week Feature Challenge are up. We have a pretty good record of at least one (if not more) works from these challenges getting picked up and produced.


– Don

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