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When a plain accountant attracts the online attention of a handsome man quarantined in a London Hotel room, she plays out the escalating and creepy relationship to the end just like she planned.



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North Hollywood accountant, Julia Benson meets a handsome man online, who's self-quarantined in a hotel room in London and over a few weeks, they cultivate a chat room friendship. Three weeks of chats and flirting has things taking a turn for the sexy. When David's demands on her turn creepy, Julia is pleased. David isn't who he seems. And he isn't as far away as he said. He's a neighbor who's targeted Julia as his next victim in a string of kills.
Luckily, Julia isn't who she says either and her FBI team are ready to take him down and take him in. But not before Julia puts a bullet in his leg to avenge her cousin's death.

All Accolades & Coverage: 

Austin Film Festival 2nd Rounder
Phoenix Film Festival - Finalist
Calcutta International Cult Film Festival - Winner
Shoot Your Short - Top 10
HollyShorts - Quarterfinalist

Submitted: October 31, 2020
Last Updated: July 25, 2021

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The Writer: Kim Hornsby

KIM HORNSBY is a sold and optioned screenwriter as well as a USA TODAY Bestselling Author with fifteen published novels and numerous screenplays and scripts. Formerly a Maui scuba instructor by day and a lounge singer by night, Kim hung up her regulator and microphone to entertain the world with stories. Living in Taiwan while adopting her daughter in 2002, Kim started writing a novel to pass the five-month wait on paperwork. A Compendium level member of the Northwest Screenwriter's Guild , her Supernatural Suspense, The Dream Jumper 3-book series was optioned and has received accolades in screenwriting contests, including winning the Hollywood Fellowship at Bigfoot Script Challenge at the... Go to bio

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