Scripts by James

  • Vigil Auntie

    Vigil Auntie Better safe than happy.

    Comedy by Nancy Froeschle and James Loos

    Vigilant attorney, Victoria, has never lost a case, control or much of her virginity. Her sister BB, a single mom stripper, has control over nothing, especially her pants. Unable to cope with her delinquent teen, BB begs Victoria to take Dylan and raise him “right.” Reluctant, Victoria agrees, then loses him to kidnappers who will kill him unless Victoria drops her case against Magma Motors. Now, against all good judgement, the sisters must join forces to save Dylan and repair the rivalry that has tortured them since birth. Read a sample.

  • Missing

    Missing How far would you go to get them back?

    Thriller with Steve Schoen
    Austin Film Festival – Finalist
    Nicholl Fellowships – Semi-Finalist
    PAGE Awards – Bronze
    The Writers Place – Third Place

    Recent widower David Kenyon must fight through his grief and learn what it means to be a father when his daughters are kidnapped by a mysterious stranger during a fire at a Renaissance fair. Read a sample.

  • In the Heart of the Rain

    In the Heart of the Rain Some memories can’t be drowned out.
    Drama with Steve Schoen
    Pacific Northwest Writers Association – Best Screenplay of the Year
    Nicholl Fellowships Semi- Finalist
    PAGE Awards – Semi-Finalist

    A recovering black out drunk’s sobriety is threatened when the ghost of a dead girl he may have murdered appears to him during the amends. Read a sample.

  • Scrambled Eggs

    Scrambled Eggs She forgot about him. Now he’s about to “fuhgeddabout-her.”
    Comedy Short with Steve Schoen
    Previously under option with Blue Lizard Productions
    PAGE Awards – Quarter-Finalist

    Left for dead at a retirement home, John Snarkey calls an aging Mafisoso to help him “reconnect” with his daughter.