The Resurrection of Justin Freedman by Rick Tozier | Script Revolution

The Resurrection of Justin Freedman

An American Paratrooper is mortally wounded in the Ardennes during the Battle of the Bulge in 1944 and comes to life a hundred years later at a resurrection center in Colorado.



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During WW II, Jewish American Paratrooper, Sergeant Justin Freedman and his squad come face to face with German Soldiers in the Ardennes during the Battle of the Bulge in 1944. Justin is mortally wounded and the German soldier who shot him comforts him as he dies.

A century later Justin wakes up at a resurrection center in a “New World” where he is greeted by a man named Max Schuler, who is assigned to be Justin’s instructor and guide for life in this New World. The Earth is a global paradise where the people are all young and healthy, at peace with each other and even with wild animals. Pollution, illness, poverty, crime, and war no longer exist. No one dies, and no one grows old. Even the weather is perfect every day, and there is only one global Government that is ruled from Heaven.

Justin is reunited with his family, themselves having been resurrected, and they have the prospect of living forever in paradise. But eventually the past catches up to Justin when he learns that Max is the German soldier who killed him.

Submitted: November 8, 2021
Last Updated: May 16, 2022

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The Writer: Rick Tozier

Rick is a retired photographer/videographer and an aspiring screenwriter who draws from his own life experiences, great films of the past, and from history to create his works. Rick is a baby-boomer, an old school muscle car enthusiast, a former soldier and military contractor, and has enjoyed many hobbies such as NHRA drag racing, racing homing pigeons, and breeding purebred Siberian Huskies and German Shepherds. In civilian life, he has worn many hats, from working as a building engineer and maintaining commercial HVAC systems, to owning and operating a residential lawn care and snow removal business. Most importantly, he is also a husband, a father and a grandfather. Rick is self taught... Go to bio

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