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  1. Ghosts in the Machine GD8000

    Ghosts in the Machine

    By Eric Coble.

    Product Code: GD8000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult
    • 8 either gender.
    • 70 min.
    It begins after lunch on Melissa’s phone. Someone she doesn’t know is texting her looking for a drug hook-up. Soon, eight very different high-school kids are getting bizarre texts from numbers they don’t recognize—budding romances, bitter rivalries, even violent threats. What’s going on? And what if it’s not people connecting with other people via their phones … but phones trying to connect with other phones via their people? A digital mystery for the mind and heart of the savvy texter. Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

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  2. The Island of Dr. Libris

    The Island of Dr. Libris

    By Chris Grabenstein and Ronny Venable. Based on the book by Chris Grabenstein.

    Product Code: IF7000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 10 to 21 or more either gender.
    • 120 min.
    Billy’s spending the summer in a cabin that belongs to the mysterious Dr. Libris. But something strange is going on. Besides the security cameras everywhere, there’s Dr. Libris’ private bookcase. Whenever Billy opens the classic books inside, he can hear sounds coming from the island in the middle of the lake. It’s almost as if the stories he’s reading are coming to life! But that’s impossible … isn’t it? It’s up to Billy and his magical imagination to come up with a happy ending for everybody, including himself! Learn More
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  3. Reliable Junk

    Reliable Junk

    By Ric Averill. Based on the real life of inventor Harvey Scheetz.

    Product Code: R80000

    • Comedy | Drama
    • Middle School | High School | College and Adult | Family (all ages)
    • 3m., 2w. (1 either gender.)
    • 60 min.
    After his grandfather is diagnosed with cancer, Michael tries to come up with a science fair project that might help him. Michael's teacher encourages him to visit Harvey, owner of the Cosmic Connections Museum, who also has a young friend with terminal cancer. Harvey becomes consumed by the memory of one child he couldn't save, while before him is Michael—whose view of science, the imagination, and healing has been changed forever by the magic of Harvey's Reliable Junk. Learn More
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  4. NigHt of tHe pterodActyls

    NigHt of tHe pterodActyls

    By Julian Wiles.

    Product Code: N32000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | Family (all ages)
    • 5m., 5w. (extras).
    • 80 min.
    Whit becomes obsessed with Carly, the ugliest and smartest girl he has ever met. Carly is obsessed with dinosaurs. When she discovers pterodactyl eggs, their worlds turn upside down as the National Guard is called and TV news reporters start arriving. Learn More
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  5. The Revenge of the Space Pandas or Binky Rudich and the Two-Speed Clock

    The Revenge of the Space Pandas or Binky Rudich and the Two-Speed Clock

    By David Mamet with music by Alaric Jans.

    Product Code: R26000

    • Comedy
    • Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
    • 6m., 2w., 7 either gender (doubling possible)
    • 85 min.
    Binky Rudich, his friend Viv, and his almost human sheep Bob tinker with a two-speed clock with the idea that everything would stand still on Earth and they would spin off. And they do! To Crestview, Fourth World in the Goolagong System, ruled by George Topax and guarded by the Great Space Pandas. The excitement begins when the Supreme Ruler commands that Bob be brought to him, never again to leave Goolagong, and he steals the two-speed clock just to make sure. Learn More
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    Min. Royalty Rate: $100/perf

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