LENGTH: The piece is a feature-length screenplay.
LOGLINE: When a violent suicide and possible smallpox outbreak quarantines Sunny inside FURNISH -- an upscale furniture store -- she must determine who among the equally trapped co-workers and customers is carrying -- not smallpox -- but a vengeful entity, desperate to continue killing.
PAGE COUNT: Ninety-eight (98) pages.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: What began as one piece -- focusing on the hijinks of the staff at an upscale Beverly Hills furniture store -- has blossomed into two feature film ideas -- centering around this one location.
IDEA #2: Five separate short stories told from the perspective of a group of individuals who have never dealt with bad customer service or rude customers in this "Stepford" dimension which they inhabit. But when someone from "another place" interrupts their tranquil existence, everyone has a terrible tale to tell. This project is in the brainstorming and early writing stages.
GENRE: Horror / Thriller / Mystery.
PROTECTION: The piece has been registered with the WGA; West.
DRAFTS: Nine (9) drafts have been completed.
ACCOLADES: Semi-Finalist (2016 FilmQuest), Official Selection (2016 Fright Night Film Festival), Semi-Finalist (2015 Shriekfest).
TABLE READ: A first reading was held in early 2016. The cast included: Libby Baker, Michael Balin, Cameron Bender, Lee Boxleitner, Randy Frank, Rahvaunia Johnson, Monte Light, Maggie McCollester, Steve Newman, Candis Phlegm and Chris Smith.
SPECIAL GUEST READERS: Cerina Vincent (Eli Roth's Cabin Fever, Not Another Teen Movie) and Lynn Lowry (Romero's The Crazies and Cronenberg's Shivers).