Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Eight Finale

To catch up on earlier excepts of Urban Pirates CLICK HERE EXT. HOSPITAL- MINUTES LATER Brennan pulls up with his lights, but no siren. The screaming nurse runs from the hospital crying. Brennan runs up the stairs towards Pat’s room. INT. FUNERAL HOME- PAT’S IRISH WAKE Pat’s body is laid out in an open casket at the head of the room. Peaceful music plays in … Continue reading Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Eight Finale

Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Six

INT. WOMEN’S BATHROOM Anna and Maya are at the sink and look up at the mirror. Anna turns to Maya. Anna Can we talk? Maya I’ve been standing here waiting. They chuckle. Anna Tell me about Mike. What is he so angry about? I’m working too hard here. Maya Mike was the happiest guy in the world. (beat) Dawn was pregnant. It was a stupid … Continue reading Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Six

Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Five

INT. WATERFRONT- LUNCH TIME- NEXT DAY Mike and Ken are eating Italian heroes on a bench near the water. A laptop sits between them. Mike So now we have clear evidence that we are onto something. ANNA and I stayed up late figuring it out. Ken Rewind. You and Anna stayed up late, huh? Mike Yeah, we were at her office. Ken Sounds like a … Continue reading Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Five

Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Three

EXT. THE DAWN- MORNING, HELL’S GATE The Dawn is anchored in the channel. The tide is full and still. The sun rips down. MIKE & KEN are dragging the bottom with big treble hooks. They are dirty and pissed off. They pull up everything but treasure. Fishing tackle, a boot, Horseshoe crabs, etc… MIKE slams his gear to the deck. He takes a long swig … Continue reading Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Three

Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Two

“Urban Pirates” by James K. Shaffer 6/23/17 Jim Shaffer WINK & NOD PRODUCTIONS Queries? email- jimshaffernyc@yahoo.com © COPYRIGHT PENDING. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Urban Pirates- WORKING DRAFT EXT. THE DAWN, MOVING THROUGH THE HARBOR Ken hurriedly pulls up the anchor and signals silently to Mike. Mike starts the engine and they bolt. They race down the East River and out into the harbor. The fog follows … Continue reading Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Two

Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part One

“Urban Pirates” by James K. Shaffer 6/23/17 Jim Shaffer WINK & NOD PRODUCTIONS Queries? email- jimshaffernyc@yahoo.com © COPYRIGHT PENDING. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Urban Pirates- WORKING DRAFT FADE IN: EXT. THE SEA, ABOARD A SAILING SHIP, A MEAN, SNOTTY NIGHT The wind howls and rain hammers the planks of the wooden deck of an old three-mast sailing ship. There are no sign of life on deck. … Continue reading Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part One