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The Ark

When a man-made virus turns most of humanity into ravenous cannibals, a surviving scientist forms an uneasy alliance with an infected man he once conducted experiments on to attack a mountain stronghold containing those responsible.



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In a quarantined town, an unknown virus has infected the inhabitants and turned them into voracious wild animals. Brian, a young scientist working on a cure, is the only survivor after containment is lost and the virus goes global. A year later, Brian is captured by a hoard of wild humans led by Patient Twenty One, an infected man Brian conducted experiments on. Patient Twenty One has the ability to control the wild humans, a side effect of Brian’s experiments. Patient Twenty One wants Brian to help him and his dying hoard attack, The Ark, a fortified installation containing those responsible for the virus. Brian must decide if seeking revenge justifies exterminating the last of humanity.

Submitted: April 3, 2018
Last Updated: January 3, 2022

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The Writer: Lance West

My stories are straight-up escapism. They transport the viewer to exciting worlds, where they get to know the characters on the fly while traversing popcorn-worthy adventures. Basically, I'm trying to recreate that feeling I had as a kid watching Star Wars for the first time. That total buy-in from the opening frame to the end credits. If you have any questions, feel free to message me anytime. Go to bio

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