The Forward Observer by Jim Harrington | Script Revolution

The Forward Observer

An injured soldier returns from the Afghan War and finds that his family, the house he grew up in and his life pre-deployment don't exist... and never have.

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"THE FORWARD OBSERVER" is about a critically wounded Army officer who returns from the Afghan War and finds that his family, the house he grew up in and his life pre-deployment don't exist...and never have. His search for answers quickly leads him to a secret, off the radar, government paranormal research project, that is housed under the grounds of an old abandoned state mental hospital. The researchers are not alone. The soldier soon discovers that the institution is a hotbed of paranormal activity. But it doesn't take him long to realize that it's not the dead that he has to worry about.

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Submitted: May 17, 2021
Last Updated: June 18, 2021

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The Writer: Jim Harrington

Jim Harrington has worked on some of the biggest and most successful radio stations in the United States including WCBS-FM in New York, WBZ and WMEX in Boston and KDKA, WTAE and 3WS in Pittsburgh. He did some uncredited on-camera work in the Universal Pictures classic…JAWS. He’s written, produced and directed radio and television commercials and was the recipient of nine Telly awards and an Addy. His books include "Squeeze Play - A Jack Kane Mystery" and its sequel "Strike at the Giant - A Jack Kane Mystery". His screenplay adaptation of "Strike at the Giant" was a top 25 finalist in the TruTV Crime Writing Competition. He wrote, produced and directed a sitcom pilot entitled "All The Good... Go to bio

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