Re-Animator Script

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Director:Stuart Gordon
Written by:H. P. Lovecraft (Story), Dennis Paoli (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus.

From Beyond Script

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Director:Stuart Gordon
Written by:H. P. Lovecraft (Novel), Stuart Gordon (Adaptation), Brian Yuzna (Adaptation), Dennis Paoli (Adaptation), Dennis Paoli (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A group of scientists have developed the Resonator, a machine which allows whoever is within range to see beyond normal perceptible reality. But when the experiment succeeds, they are immediately attacked by terrible life forms.

The Pit And The Pendulum Script

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Director:Stuart Gordon
Written by:Dennis Paoli (Screenplay), Edgar Allan Poe (Original Story)

Script Synopsis:Set during the height of Spanish Inquisition. The beautiful and kind-hearted Maria is arrested as a witch when she inadvertently cries out in horror at the public whipping of a child. As Maria’s husband Antonio tries to save her, Torquemada, the Grand Inquisitor, determines to punish Maria with torture for the desire she inflames in him. Loosely based on Edgar Allen Poe's classic short story.

Body Snatchers Script

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Director:Abel Ferrara
Written by:Jack Finney (Novel), Raymond Cistheri (Screenplay), Larry Cohen (Screenplay), Stuart Gordon (Screenplay), Dennis Paoli (Screenplay), Nicholas St. John (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:When Environmental Protection Agency inspector Steve Malone travels to a remote military base in order to check for toxic materials, he brings his family along for the ride. After arriving at the base, his teenage daughter Marti befriends Jean Platt, daughter of the base's commander, General Platt. When people at the base begin acting strangely, Marti becomes convinced that they are slowly being replaced by plant-like aliens.

Castle Freak Script

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Director:Stuart Gordon
Written by:H. P. Lovecraft (Original Story), Stuart Gordon (Story), Dennis Paoli (Story), Dennis Paoli (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:John has inherited a castle in Italy and he moves there with his wife Susan and their blind daughter Rebecca. What they don't realize is that there is somebody else in the castle--an abused child left to die in the basement who has now become the castle freak and is out to wreak havoc.

The Dentist Script

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Director:Brian Yuzna
Written by:Dennis Paoli (Screenplay), Stuart Gordon (Screenplay), Charles Finch (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Dr. Feinstone has everything, a beautiful wife and a successful career in dentistry; but when he discovers his wife's affair, he realizes that behind every clean, white surface lies the stench of decay.