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Shootin' The Shorts Reviews

Shootin' The Shorts is run by J.E. Clarke a longtime prolific screenwriter who loves to give others a boost in the marketplace by highlighting their material. She brings with her a loyal band of readers who share the same compassionate attitude. This is all about highlighting what makes a script great by focusing on the positives. You'll find no negative criticism or lists of issues here. Submitting a short script for consideration couldn't be easier; click here for details - CJ

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Currently showing 357 reviews from the database.

Cry Havoc by J.B. Storey
A police Sergeant interviews a mysterious, grieving father about the vicious slaying of gang members under investigation for the murder of his daughter.
Short
Action, Crime, Thriller
For sale
12pp
Rockstar
3 readers love this script
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Solar Warflare by Gary Parr
Using the power of the sun, one man seeks to change the world for the better. But the US military has other ideas.
Short
Sci-Fi
For sale
5pp
Rockstar
2 readers love this script
Jeremy Storey's picture
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Moscow Summer by J. Phillip Wilkins
A country preacher has a solution for all his followers’ problems.
Short
Comedy, Drama
Available for Free
5pp
Rockstar
3 readers love this script
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Read Review by Cam Gray
Seen Nor Heard by Nick Padmore
A socially anxious thirty-something who can't make himself heard on the weekly lockdown Zoom quiz starts to gradually fade out of existence.
Short
Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
For sale
10pp
Rockstar
1 reader loves this script
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The Bleeding Room by Bob Stevens
A grieving man finds comfort in the demonic presence occupying a room in his house.
Short
Horror
Available for Free
8pp
9 readers love this script
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Won't You Be My Neighbor by J. Phillip Wilkins
There's always that one, nosy neighbor.
Short
Comedy, Crime
Available for Free
2pp
Rockstar
18 readers love this script
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Fading Numbers by Sean Ryan
An elderly woman recalls her experiences of the holocaust.
Short
Drama, History, War
For sale
17pp
3 readers love this script
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The Changeling by Alexandra Keister
A young Scottish wife with a boorish husband and a colicky infant is convinced her child is a changeling. When an omen of death, the Black Dog, keeps appearing, the wife prepares for the inevitable.
Short
Drama, Fantasy
For sale
5pp
Rockstar
5 readers love this script
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Poltergeist Online by Rob Herzog
A businessman searches for spirits in his Zoom meeting.
Short
Horror
For sale
4pp
1 reader loves this script
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Death Walks into a Bar by Gary Parr
A man about to take his own life experiences the ultimate intervention.
Short
Drama, Fantasy, Horror
For sale
8pp
Rockstar
2 readers love this script
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Fatal Distraction by L. Chambers
A woman is forced to make a choice whether to forgive her husband after the death of their child while in his care.
Short
Drama
For sale
4pp
1 reader loves this script
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Read Review by J.E. Clarke
Bunk by Rob Herzog
Siblings return to the room that haunted their childhood imaginations.
Short
Horror
For sale
5pp
1 reader loves this script
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Read Review by Michael J Kospiah
The Worst of Times by Daniel Broderick
But I never really said, "Let them eat cake." Everything that's happening is not my fault. Too late. The people have spoken. The revolution is here.
Short
Drama, History
For sale
6pp
Rockstar
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Read Review by Caroline Rovello
Wish You Were Here by Mike Murphy
Always call back your grandmother. She may not have much time left.
Short
Fantasy
For sale
7pp
Rockstar
1 reader loves this script
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Read Review by Caroline Rovello
Last Two Writers by John Hunter
Two unknown and aspiring writers become famous overnight.
Short
Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
For sale
8pp
Rockstar
1 reader loves this script
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SHUT EYE by Michael J Kospiah
A disturbance in an upstairs apartment keeps neighbors living below from getting a good night's sleep. But that's the least of their worries when the disturbance works its way downstairs, one apartment at a time.
Short
Horror, Thriller
For sale
4pp
1 reader loves this script
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Read Review by L. Chambers
Misread by Matthew Taylor
A communication breakdown leads to a series of unfortunate events for a struggling couple and their marriage counsellor.
Short
Drama
Sold
6pp
1 reader loves this script
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Two States Over by Steve Miles
The death of a fugitive bank robber brings a retired patrolman and the man’s surviving kin together as each searches for answers to a decades old mystery and lay their guilt to rest.
Short
Drama
Available for Free
11pp
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Read Review by Zack Zupke
Ash Hole by David Lambertson
A group of mourners take vengeance at the wake of a man they despise.
Short
Comedy
Available for Free
5pp
Rockstar
3 readers love this script
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Cark-It by Robert Spence
Jack, a brash terminally ill pensioner and his support worker Ray are on a mission - to plan Jack's funeral despite the fact he is still alive.
Short
Comedy, Drama
For sale
10pp
1 reader loves this script
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Read Review by Zack Zupke
Isolation Vacation by Andrew Abdou
At the risk of revealing lies he’s harbored throughout the pandemic, an old man opens up to his granddaughter, who is his only hope of reclaiming a lost love after a life lived through grudges.
Short
Comedy, Romance
Available for Free
12pp
1 reader loves this script
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Read Review by Caroline Rovello
Gloomy Sunday by Kevin Machate
When a stranger wants to learn a song believed to lead to suicide, a music teacher must discover the truth behind both the stranger and the song before he becomes another victim of Gloomy Sunday.
Short
Horror, Thriller
For sale
30pp
Rockstar
2 readers love this script
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Read Review by Michael J Kospiah
Barry Was Alone by Calum Syers
A man is cursed by a mental illness that causes him to narrate every moment of his life in third person.
Short
Comedy
For sale
5pp
5 readers love this script
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Cul-de-sac by Brandi Self
A couple of city dwellers move to the suburbs and are bombarded by their hyperactive neighbors who aggressively try to get them to try a strange, new health product.
Short
Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Under Option
13pp
Rockstar
7 readers love this script
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Read Review by J.B. Storey
The Shadows by Matthew Taylor
A scared woman takes to the City's shadowy alleyways to escape her pursuer, but something lingers in the dark.
Short
Thriller
Sold
2pp
1 reader loves this script
Jeremy Storey's picture
Read Review by J.B. Storey

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