Shredder Saves the World by Steve Garry | Script Revolution

Shredder Saves the World

When a boy receives a chilling video from the future, he recruits his friends to try to save the world’s animal kingdom from demise that somehow starts with his own cat.

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Hi, might you be interested in a small project that has something for the young, and young-at-heart, and has a feel-good "Goonies" sense to it?

In "Shredder Saves the World", 13-year old Bobby’s unremarkable life is turned upside down when he finds his favorite DVD has been overwritten by an ominous video directive:

“This message is for you, Bobby”

Simple words to launch a dire call-to-action from a distraught future world. Can Bobby and his friends prove that heroes come in all shapes and sizes? Will their curiosity, compassion and instinctive wisdom help them take on a planetary-wide environmental dilemma that hasn’t yet even begun?

"Shredder" is a coming-of-age tale with an environmental/apocalyptic theme. Even still, kids will be kids (the gang is aged 13 to 18), and it'd be fun to watch. A comparison might be "Super 8" (without the monster) meets "12 Monkeys" (without Willis), but at an Indie budget compared to either.

I look forward to sending the script or detailed synopsis to you!

Producers: Please contact the author for the full PDFs, or preview at http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00SNS2PIG

Submitted: February 21, 2017
Last Updated: February 6, 2021

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The Writer: Steve Garry

I wrote my first screenplay in 2008, at the age of 52. It was a surprise, yet predicable too, for composition was my favorite subject in my earliest years of elementary school. But somewhere between the ages of 10 and 52, I must have felt that writing wasn't a serious or possibly an attainable career. My writing methodology is unique because I use many of the same skills I used for decades as a software programmer. The stories must be both "logical" and "bug free". Oh, and hopefully, thought-provoking, entertaining, suspenseful, or humorous, often in the same script, with captivating characters and story lines, especially given the complex themes I often take on in my work. From satire to... Go to bio

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