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Straight to the top – Screenplay set in the Prohibition

Screenplay set in the prohibition

STRAIGHT TO THE TOP – SCREENPLAY SET IN THE PROHIBITION

It’s Chicago in the 1930’s during the prohibition. The time when the big gangs ruled the streets and to get anywhere, you had to have connections. Hazel is a dancer at the Queen of Sheba Nightclub. She’s recently been dumped by a gangster, Charlie and has fallen on hard times. She is rescued by a rich shipping magnate, Ray who installs her as his home as his mistress. She finds a friend in the magnate’s chauffeur, Wes. Unfortunately a jealous Ray begins to abuse Hazel because of Wes. When she meets and takes up with the Charlie the gangster again the abuse becomes worse. Together Hazel, Charlie and Wes devise an elaborate plan to frame Ray for drug smuggling.

However, a bad seed doesn’t become good again and Hazel is about to learn that trusting Charlie the gangster again can only lead down one road…

Other screenplays (Iron Willed – world war 2 movie script) by Lauren Ennis.

Author: Lauren Ennis

Type: Screenplay set in the prohibition

Genre: 1930’s gangster movie script

Length: Screenplay Two hours long

Cast: Cast of 3M 1F

Ages of the actors: Adult – young to middle aged

Suitable for: PG – violence

Level of difficulty: 7/10 – getting the gritty feel correct

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Cost is $30 for the digital screenplay

Contact Off The Wall Plays with any queries about Straight to the Top

Copyright September 2015 Lauren Ennis and Off The Wall Play Publishers

Like this screenplay? Our other screenplays we stock:

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A fighting chance – a British soldier finds himself caught up in the Spanish Civil War

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A Fighting Chance – screenplay about Spanish Civil War

Screenplay about Spanish Civil War

A FIGHTING CHANCE – A SCREENPLAY ABOUT THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR

A Fighting Chance relates a British soldier’s coming of age through his experiences fighting with the International Brigades during the Spanish Civil War. After witnessing both cruelty and kindness in his interactions with Republican and Nationalist supporters, Jim comes to realize that war and politics are far more complicated than he had ever imagined. The effects of combat upon his best friend and his friendship with a Nationalist widow force him to reevaluate his view of the world and his place in it.

Read more about playwright Lauren Ennis. Full length dramas by Lauren.

Author: Lauren Ennis.

Genre: Screenplay about Spanish Civil war – historical drama

Type: Screenplay

Cast: 5 main M 7 main F and many smaller parts

Ages of the actors: All adult

Length: 90 minutes

Suitable for: PG 8 (war violence)

Level of difficulty: 7/10 – some special effects needed – war.

Read a Sample of the Screenplay




Cost is $30

Contact Off The Wall Plays with any queries regarding A Fighting Chance

Copyright © February 2015 Lauren Ennis and Off The Wall Play Publishers

 

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Once a pirate – action based period screenplay
2093 – sci fi action based screenplay

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