A Stray Bullet
A Stray Bullet
. Title: A Stray Bullet [107 web pages/ mins existing run time] Style: Biography, Romance, Tragedy, Dramatization, Martial Arts Action
Abandoned as a toddler, a boy matures in an orphanage and later on battles to make it through jail and overcome difficult probabilities to locate God, redemption as well as forgiveness for an unfortunate error.
Noah, at the age of 8, is dealing with his mommy in the housing tasks in East Tampa florida when his absentee daddy comes for a browse through after being chosen 2 years. After a disagreement as well as a put in the face by his mom, he leaves her to go to Swainsboro, Georgia with his daddy as well as, after about five months, his papa abandons him on the side of the roadway. He is noticed the deserted rural road by a random greyhound bus driver that tries to obtain Noah back to his mother’s house in East Tampa fl however she declines Noah by slamming the door in his face and also, not recognizing what else to do he wanders for hrs, ending up in Ybor City.
For six months Noah survives on the sturdy streets of this Cuban area of East Tampa and sleeps in a garbage dumpster, eats in restaurants of garbage cans behind restaurants and also asks for cash from complete strangers. Someday, a social worker finds him and also provides him a residence in an orphanage where Noah spends the following 9 years of his life till he finishes secondary school as well as goes off to college. While in university he experiences an unpleasant break up with his high school sweetie and looks for aid from an elderly retired psychiatrist who only provides him mind-altering medications.
He considers self-destruction however instead, unintentionally fires and almost kills his high school girlfriend and also her daddy. Punished to fifteen years behind bars, he is recruited to be a pet dog child on the prison’s canine squad to pursue escaped prisoners risking his life by gun-fire. After a couple of years tracking and recording escapees, he is paroled back to end up college where he proceeds his education and learning as well as graduates. He after that gains a masters and also doctoral degree in psychology to help others discover God for several years in his own personal method eventually being provided a complete pardon from the Governor (Lawton Chiles) of Florida in 1993.
Movie Script Writer: Howard Henderson
Exec Producer: TBD
” A weapon modifications every little thing … a bullet is permanently.” - Bob Lee Swagger
In these times of gun physical violence and mental illness, this film is needed currently more than ever.
You haven’t gotten my materials but, I’m only sharing my “amazing, compelling and also, engaging” tale that can win somebody connected with it an Oscar nomination if it’s well cast, and marketed correctly. So, I recognize you’ll want a lot more … every person requests for more of this tale.
’ A Stray Bullet’ is an “fantastic, touching and, compelling” story of confidence and also hope, in addition to an unfortunate story of redemption as well as mercy … (according to my critics).
Our company believe every person will intend to see this film …
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Cider House Rules (1999) satisfies Shawshank Redemption (1994) fulfills Good Will Hunting (1997 ). Much like Nights In Rodanthe (2008) except, Howard Henderson is no Nicholas Triggers so, nobody passes away and, it has a victorious, satisfied ending, much more like Rudy (1993) offered his victorious, delighted finishing.
AN INCREDIBLE STORY OF BELIEF, COURAGE, HOPE, REDEMPTION AND MERCIES.
” Or Else Mrs. Lincoln, just how did you like the play?”.
I’m a retired psychologist living on Merritt Island off the East Coastline of Florida.
( Read what doubters and also two  Hollywood manufacturers have actually said below about my life story).
Right here’s the Indianapolis news paper post:.
” Noah Rode Out Tornado To Grow”.
by Tim Swarens.
Courtesy of The Indianapolis Celebrity (Friday, November 27, 1998).
Noah was eight when his father left him along with a Georgia freeway. The youngster waited alone for a Greyhound bus chauffeur to discover him. It takes him back to Florida, to residence as well as his mother. But Noah’s mother was coping with a new boyfriend. Little kids were no more welcome. Noah was entrusted to endure on the streets of Tampa bay. Eventually gotten and also sent to an orphanage, he never saw his mom or daddy once again. A deserted young boy may be anticipated to turn into a bitter man. However Noah usually went beyond expectations. Each time of year when we give thanks for the good in life, Noah likewise is grateful for the bad. “God has actually been looking into me, securing me and offering me with opportunities that I never ever would have had if I had actually stuck with my parents,” Noah claims.
Today, he is a psycho therapist in Carmel, helping individuals overcome their own dissatisfactions. He’s likewise a husband and father, offering his 3 youngsters with the stability he never recognized. For nine years, Noah resided in the orphanage. He discovered to drive a cars and truck as well as to play a trumpet there. It was, he says, the top place he ever felt protected. By their late teenagers, young boys at the orphanage were expected to leave. Most joined the military. Noah wished to go to university. The moms and dads of two close friends opened their homes to him, giving the possibility to end up high school. It was while coping with one of his new family members that he fulfilled the guy that would certainly become his mentor. Sherwin Broersma, pastor of a Dutch Reform church in Tampa bay, took a rate of interest in an orphan youngster that needed a dad number. “He ended up being a really solid model, an assisting force in my life,” Noah says. “I still utilize a lot of the suggestions he’s offered me throughout the years in therapy with my people.” After secondary school, Noah made his way to Florida State University, altering majors four times before settling on psychology. He discovered he took pleasure in helping others work on their issues. He additionally was working on himself. “I washed pots and pans at a Red Lobster during summertime break. I ‘d stand in the back, scrubbing and also informing myself, ‘I’m a great individual as well as God enjoys me.’”.
Going beyond Hardship.
Noah was a transcender, the unusual youngster that can be struck with life’s worst as well as still flourish. We don’t completely understand why one kid when confronted with abuse and also disregard rises while the majority of around him sink. Yet Noah was honored by three positives in an otherwise unfavorable youth. He stayed in a well-run establishment, where personnel took a passion in him. He discovered an advisor. And, he developed a strong personal confidence that gave him hope. “A milestone for me was the capability to forgive my parents for doing the best they understood exactly how,” he claims. In his Carmel practice, Dr. Kersey shows concepts that are common to individuals who get over hardship. One is to be committed to change. An additional is to have faith in the process, to wait patiently while makeover happens. He additionally emphasizes that anger and also anxiety can be used as incentives for success. Yet success has not gotten rid of Noah’s memories of an uncomfortable youth. His largest struggle, he states, is to provide his youngsters the freedom to fail, to not become overly protective as a result of his own experiences. One of those painful experiences inspired Dr. Kersey to complete his education and learning. As a young man, he saw a female he knew to request for aid in protecting a job. The female, who a couple of years earlier had actually virtually embraced Noah, coldly rebuffed him. “I left her house, stood in the driveway as well as said, ‘I’ll show her,’” he states. Years later on, after finishing his doctorate, he sent the female a message of thanks. “The very best retribution is to be successful regardless of individuals that let you down,” he states.
Swarens is a Celebrity content author. Copyright (c) 2002 The Indianapolis Celebrity - Reprinted by authorization of Tim Swarens.
If you like, I can send you the [107 page] script written by “Howard Henderson” also known as me!
This is what movie critics and also manufacturers have stated regarding my life story:.
” Noah really has an incredible story and also has actually conquered extraordinary odds.” - Jessica Ruskin, Education Supervisor, Charles M. Schulz Museum.
” I’m very interested in Noah’s incredible life tale.” - Gary Puckett, Artist and diva in the Union Void.
” Noah was an unusual youngster who can be struck with life’s even worse and still grow” -Tim Swarens, “Noah Rode Out Tornado To Thrive.” Indianapolis Celebrity News.
” Any person can make awful mistakes when blessed with excellent chances as well as support systems as well as family members. Noah had little to none of those benefits. And then he transformed it all around. He not just has my approval, he has my admiration.” Roger Guffey.
” I am so astonished at Noah’s story of faith in God and perseverance.”. Carey Odum.
” Noah’s life story will make you weep, since a kid being thrown right into the globe to look after himself is a tragedy.” Ron Barnes, CMA participant.
” If you’ve ever adopted a kid, you will want to view this flick.” Gerard Venemen, former chief executive officer. The Children’s House.
” An interesting tale with many heartbreaking minutes.” - Susan Sheridan.
” A victorious … grasping story.” - Diane Bell, The San Diego Union-Tribune.
” Noah’s tale is very engaging … with a terrific, delighted finishing. What’s unreasonable is that he didn’t reach select his parents.” - Omar Alvarez. The United States Message Office.
” Noah is a fantastic male.” - Dr. Jonnie Gonso Ph.D. Retired Accredited Psycho Therapist, Indianapolis, Indiana.
” Never ever quit” - Mark Castaldo, Destiny Photo.
” Do not ever before surrender.” - Marty Katz, Marty Katz Productions.
Thanks once again for putting in the time from your exceptionally busy routine to review this. I expect hearing your thoughts. It will certainly aid countless young men to avoid the very same unfortunate blunder I made.
Mark as well as Marty both said they liked my tale however, Marty claims he wishes to wait as well as see the re-write and also his wife, Campbell, is ill so, he’s her primary care provider. Mark Castaldo claimed he does not generate this genre of film.
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I composed the screenplay under my nom de plume of Howard Henderson because a professional film writer mishandled my real life story and, I desired it to be exact and real to what truly took place. Contact me at [mailto:[email protected]] [email protected] if you would like to read a PDF data of the script or have any kind of questions.
Endorsements from people I backpacked 500 miles with. on El Camino de Santiago in northwestern Spain in 2014.