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The Writing Club's Script

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    label start
    INT. BLACK - NIGHT
    NARRATOR
    On a dark and stormy night...

    EXT. HALLOWEEN HAUNTED HOUSE - NIGHT
    @transition fade in black in 4
    NARRATOR
    ...In the spooky house in the woods...
    @pan to zone 2 in 3
    NARRATOR
    There was...
    @pan to zone 3 in 4
    NARRATOR
    A MURDER!
    @transition fade out black in 4

    INT. APSE CANDLES - NIGHT with EFFECT SMOKE
    @transition fade in black in 4
    @pause for a beat
    sue enters from left to screen center AND SUE is walk_flashlight_scared_loop
    sue is idle_wounded_sad_loop
    SUE
    (Where is my beloved high school sweetheart Bob?)
    @pause for 2 AND MURDERER stands screen right in zone 2 AND MURDERER faces left
    sue starts react_gasp_dismayed
    MURDERER
    HELLO MY PRETTY!!!!
    @pan to zone 2 AND MURDERER is laugh_sit_crackup
    @pause for a beat
    MURDERER (talk_excited_happy)
    You're next, you jerk!
    @cut to zone 1 AND SUE is react_scream_horror
    @pause for 1
    sue exits left AND SUE is run_cry_embarrassed_loop
    @pan to zone 2 AND MURDERER is laugh_crackup
    @transition fade out black

    INT. UNDERWATER CAVE - NIGHT with BLUE COP LIGHT
    @transition fade in black in 4
    @cut to zone 3 AND BOB stands screen center in zone 4
    BOB walks to screen center in zone 3 AND BOB is walk_exhausted_loop
    BOB (eat_food_hand_angry)
    (I can't belive Sue blamed ME for a horrible date!)
    BOB faces right
    BOB (talk_argument_angry)
    I mean, who knew sneaking into a house on Halloween would turn up someone dead?
    BOB (talk_armscrossed_angry_loop)
    I didn't know, sheesh!
    &BOB faces left
    @pause for a beat AND BOB is eyeroll_sarcastic
    @pause for a beat
    EXT. CAVE - NIGHT
    label violence
    @MURDERER stands screen center in zone 1 AND MURDERER is eat_pizza_neutral
    @pause for a beat
    MURDERER
    (Hmm.)
    MURDERER (talk_think_neutral)
    (What should I do next?)

    choice (do_something)
    "Find Bob." {
    MURDERER (talk_apathetic)
    He has a punchable face.
    MURDERER (talk_accuse_angry)
    No one sneaks in to my house on Halloween!
    @MURDERER exits right
    } "Find Sue again." {
    MURDERER (talk_agree_happy)
    I love when humans show fear!
    @MURDERER is laugh_crackup
    @pause for a beat
    @MURDERER exits left
    } "Eat more pizza." {
    MURDERER (talk_shrug_concerned)
    Who needs human suffering, anyway?
    }
    @pause for a beat

    if (do_something is "Find Bob.") {
    INT. UNDERWATER CAVE - NIGHT with BLUE COP LIGHT
    BOB stands screen left in zone 2 AND cut to zone 2 AND BOB faces right AND BOB is idle_shiver_cold_loop
    @pause for a beat
    @pan to zone 1 AND MURDERER enters from left to screen center
    @pause for 1
    @follow MURDERER to screen right in zone 2 AND BOB faces right
    @pause for a beat
    @MURDERER is idle_fight_angry_loop AND BOB is idle_flashlight_scared_loop AND MURDERER faces left
    BOB
    (Should I throw the first punch?)
    choice
    "Yes!" {
    BOB walks to screen center
    BOB is punch_fight_give_angry AND MURDERER is punch_fight_receive_angry
    } "Uhh... no." {
    @MURDERER walks to screen center
    @MURDERER is punch_fight_give_angry AND BOB is punch_fight_receive_angry
    }
    @pause for a beat

    } elif (do_something is "Find Sue again.") {
    INT. CAPULET CRYPT OL - NIGHT
    sue stands screen right in zone 2 AND SUE is cry_sniff_sad_loop AND cut to zone 2 AND SUE faces right
    @pause for a beat
    @cut to zone 1 AND MURDERER stands screen center AND MURDERER faces right
    MURDERER (frighten_boo)
    BOO!
    @cut to zone 2 AND SUE exits right AND SUE is run_cry_embarrassed_loop
    @pause for a beat


    } elif (do_something is "Eat more pizza.") {
    @MURDERER is eat_pizza_neutral
    @pause for a beat
    }
    @transition fade out magenta 3

    INT. BLACK - NIGHT
    @transition fade in blue 3
    NARRATOR
    The end!
    @pause for 3
    NARRATOR
    ...
    Uhh... why are you still here?
    ...
    Don't tell me you want to keep playing!
    @pause for 2
    NARRATOR
    Because this story is hella interesting, you say! Wow!
    @pause for a beat
    @pause for a beat
    NARRATOR
    Alrighty then! Let's keep playing! Woohoo!
    choice
    "Take me back to the beginning!!!!!" {
    NARRATOR
    Whoa! You liked it THAT much? Okay!
    goto start

    } "Take me back to when the alien was pondering who to find!" {
    NARRATOR
    Ah, violence. It brings a tear to my narrator eye.
    goto violence

    } "This story sucks. Get me out of here." {
    NARRATOR
    (Frowny face)
    }
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