Pay for Play by J.E. Clarke | Script Revolution

Pay for Play

In a world where *everything* is privatized, a corporate grunt finds out the price of meritocracy is too steep.

Type:

Status:

Page Count: 
9pp

Genre:

Budget:

Age Rating:

Synopsis/Details: 

Produced as a comic at Hyperepics: https://www.hyperepics.com/pay-for-play

Submitted: June 14, 2018
Last Updated: September 1, 2021

Want to read this script? You must join the revolution first. Don't worry, it's free, easy, everyone's welcome, and you can start reading right away.

J.E. Clarke's picture

The Writer: J.E. Clarke

Known for her unique characters and plots, J.E. Clarke has optioned her feature length horror, " Containment " with Primestar Film Group (director Mike Elliott of Scorpion King 4 attached), her SF feature " Stream " with Purryburry Productions, John Noble of " Fringe " and " Lord of the Rings " attached. Her fantasy/SF " Evergreen " (cowritten for Adam Zeulhke of Zenoscope Productions), is currently in preproduction, along with Entanglement (Director/Cowriter David Manocchio), and international thriller Blood Type (Director/Cowriter Dan Thorens.) Currently seeking representation, Ms. Clarke's portfolio of work is available at http://www.jecstories.xyz/ (Sample shorts at http://www... Go to bio

More Scripts From J.E.

Asylum
A young man in the 1890s is sentenced to an Asylum for the crime of love. Will he survive the loneliness and the brutality - or are worse things waiting, behind those walls? Mental institutions make for strange bedfellows...
Short Horror Available for Free 12pp
1 reader loves this script
The FAQs of Life According to Sara
A tomboy horror buff finds her world crumbling when her parents separate, she's bullied by the meanest girl at school, and confronted by puberty. She's got a lot of FAQs to learn!
Feature Comedy For sale 120pp
1 reader loves this script
As Free as the Air We Breathe
In the future, the free Market is unlimited. Other things are... not.
Short Sci-Fi Available for Free 15pp
1 reader loves this script
Hopscotch - Short
A little inner-city girl learns that some games are best not played...
Short Horror Available for Free 8pp
1 reader loves this script
Bronx Weatherman
Things at a NYC news station go horribly awry when an unexperienced weatherman takes the stage.
Short Comedy Available for Free 6pp
1 reader loves this script
The Best Candidates
When the colonists for a new world are chosen - what are the crucial traits to select?
Short Sci-Fi Available for Free 6pp
1 reader loves this script
Intelligent Design
Two scientists review the results of their latest project...and discuss the sacrifices needed to make it a success.
Short Comedy Available for Free 7pp
1 reader loves this script
Top of the World
When your first date is your last - where's the best place to see the world end?
Short Drama, Romance Available for Free 2pp
1 reader loves this script
Opposite Ends of the Fence
Abortion is a hard enough decision for any teen... especially with conflicting views at play.
Short Drama Available for Free 6pp
1 reader loves this script
Exercise Buddy (aka: The Case of the Haunted Treadmill)
A lonely woman preparing for a date makes a very unlikely friend for life... or is that death?
Short Horror Available for Free 17pp
1 reader loves this script
NFT
To raise money, an innovative teen decides to sell shares of his soul as NFTs. But after his auction's a success, who will come to collect?
Short Fantasy, Horror Available for Free 13pp
1 reader loves this script
Defragged
After contracting to upload new skills, a man recovering from a breakup discovers his implant has a surprise price... memory of his relationship.
Short Romance, Sci-Fi Available for Free 13pp
1 reader loves this script
Phone Dude
When a scientist's consciousness is merged with the phone system, he discovers some superpowers truly suck...
Short Comedy, Sci-Fi Available for Free 8pp
1 reader loves this script
Relative Timing
Haunted by a ghost in their couch, a couple waits a lifetime to hear what it has to say. Ten years for each word...
Short Comedy Available for Free 9pp
1 reader loves this script
Alien Liberation Front (A.L.F.)
Alien abductions ruined their lives. Now Dena, Mark and Kirk are on the run - and it'll take a rogue alien to save them.
Feature Action, Sci-Fi For sale 92pp
1 reader loves this script
The Economy Sucks 2: Gig Economy
Two men race to work, and a job that values their work in odd ways... (A political satire sequel to The Economy Sucks).
Short Horror Available for Free 7pp
1 reader loves this script
Slush Pile
A lonely boy with Asperger's solves Grand Unified Theory. But can a voice as small as his ever be heard?
Short Sci-Fi Available for Free 10pp
1 reader loves this script
Pity
During a salvage trip to an abandoned hospital, a history student and her hired help find some voices can't be silenced... even if long-since dead.
Short Horror Available for Free 10pp
1 reader loves this script
The Killer Instinct is Alive and Well, and Living in Chicago
A down and out FX artist runs across an unexpected employer...
Short Film-Noir, Sci-Fi Available for Free 9pp
1 reader loves this script
Consistency Paradox
A husband and wife team crack the Time Travel code, only to meet with tragedy. But is everything truly set in stone?
Short Sci-Fi Available for Free 10pp
1 reader loves this script

Pages

sendnudes