Scripts

The following list tabulates the various scripts I’ve written and includes a thumbnail description.  The list also includes rewrites of other people’s scripts that have been produced.  There is no link to the full script, however, industry professionals such as producers, directors and agents can contact the writer directly for a copy.

Scripts Erik Sean McGiven Has Written

 

 

 

 

 

 

So PerfectAn extramarital affair leads to murder and an almost perfect crime

 Killings at the Top A witness foils a serial killer’s perfect record & a corporate takeover bid

 Tempest Point Paranoid gangster, femme fa-tale & a stranger do a job,  on each other

 CombyA deranged mother conspires for the baby of her pregnant comatose daughter

Comby Movie Graphic

Comby Movie Graphic

 Throwaway HeartsA mentally challenged man finds millions & trouble in a Dumpster

 Bianca and the ConstableA vivacious street thief and a Paris cop foil a museum heist risking life and love

 Pizza RunPursued by the bad guys she’s momentarily rescued by the pizza delivery guy

 The Dave Cash Radio Programme (Produced TV Pilot) – Pilot script -resulting in a twenty-six part sitcom/music show produced at HTV and sold to the UK networks, Europe and NBC America. Dave Cash, a BBC disk jockey searches for love and the next great bands in this MTV style TV series.

Series Host, Dave Cash

Series Host, Dave Cash

The Super-8, It’s Bigger Than You Think – (Produced TV Special) Emmy nominated PBS Special hosted by film critic Arthur Knight proclaiming the versatility and potential of this film format. Produced by The Los Angeles Cinematheque.  (Segment Writer/Director)

Los Angeles Cinematheque Logo

Cinematheque Logo

 

 Private Study (Adult) – A sexy student tricks her professors to win a university scholarship

 My Village (Partial) – His mountain village wipe out by the drug cartel he seeks revenge

 He’s Dead (Partial) – She seeks a better life carrying the baby of a dead multi-millionaire.

Vampire Mummy (Partial) – An accident turns a mummy into a vampire that terrorizes a museum.

Open Wounds  (1-Act Play) – One VA patient relives his guilt-ridden mistake

Dead Zone (1-Act Play) (Partial) – Cell-phone users congregate outside a theatre but don’t communicate

Measure of Rice  (Produced Documentary) – North Korean defectors join UN Forces and face discrimination,  devastating combat loses and at war’s end promised benefits withheld.

A Measure of Rice

A Measure of Rice

 

Public Service That Works  (Produced Informational) Los Angeles County Public Works video

How to Use Crutches (Produced Medical) Instructional film on using crutches

How to Give Yourself an Insulin Shot (Produced Medical) Instruction film about injecting Insulin

Rewrites (Produced Films)

 Stoneman (Shooting Script) A mummy found in the Amazon comes to life and terrorizes the community, mainly large-busted women.  (2002)Broadcast journalist Kip Hollings befriends Professor Stevens, who says he’s found a mummy he claims is the missing link between man and ape. But Stevens’s main critic, Dr. Milano, says it’s a hoax, causing an uproar in the academic community. That problem pales in comparison to one that’s brewing, though: The mummy has apparently risen from the dead, ready to strike at anyone and anything.

The Stoneman

The Stoneman

 

 Dismembered (Rewrite) Body parts turn up everywhere as homicide detectives pursue the perpetrator and his motive. (2003) A Police detective and lounge singer face a fright-fest set in a metropolis under siege. Body parts are turning up everywhere — in dumpsters, down alleyways and out in the open — and the cops have no clue who the killer is. The chief of police puts the city’s best homicide detectives on the case to not only calm the frenzied nerves of residents, but also to navigate a political land mine and find the perpetrator before he murders again.

Dismembered

Dismembered

 

 Hollywood Confidential (Rewrite) A police investigation uncovers drug smuggling, human trafficking, and corruption.  (2011) .  Two Hollywood homicide detectives uncover a plot to kill off the competition and take over the flesh market.  Instigated by a Russian drug lord, he plans to sell the girls to overseas buyer as sex slaves at his “flesh auction”.  The two detectives must gather enough information about the operation and the location of the auction.  They must also deal with a police department snitch sabotaging their investigations.

Hollywood Confidential II

Hollywood Confidential II

  Haunted Boat (Rewrite) Inheriting his uncle’s boat, he and his friends set off on an excursion as the boat’s haunted past catches up with them. (2005) After inheriting his uncle’s boat, Kevin embarks on a sailing excursion with friends, but good times turn terrifying when ghostly killers from the ship’s haunted past crash the party and cause the teens’ worst fears to come true. As strange forces surround the drifting vessel, paranoia sets in and the pals begin to turn on each other.


Haunted Boat

Haunted Boat