Not a Creature Was Stirring

GENRE: Horror
TYPE: Short Screenplay
LOGLINE: Karma and a hungry toilet catch up to the overly-testosteroned boyfriend of a single mom when he forces her young son to sleep alone in his own motel room.

SYNOPSIS:

Trying to make it to her mother’s house by Christmas morning, a single mom, her young son and her horny boyfriend drive through the desert late at night. When a seedy motel comes into view, the decision is made to stop for the night. Wanting alone time with mom, the boyfriend forces the boy to sleep alone in his own room. A GURGLE, SLURP later, karma catches up to him.

“The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.”

—Joseph Campbell

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”

—Leonardo da Vinci

“You’ll never feel so alive as the second right after you’ve been scared to death.”

—MWHogan