The following are loglines for family comedies, family adventures and romantic comedies written by John Madormo. Each script has been registered with the Writers Guild of America, West, as well as the U.S. Copyright Office. A synopsis for each screenplay can also be found on this site.
He drives an Aston Martin...matches wits with the world's most notorious villains...and has a license to kill...in his dreams, that is. You see, he's only 12 years old. Danny Angelo, a sixth grader shunned by classmates, but fueled by a vivid imagination, lives a double life. In his fantasies, he's Agent Angel, government operative--resourceful, relentless, refined. At school, he's Danny...the geek.
Meet Jake Patterson—a shy 12-year-old with a hidden talent—he’s a bona fide stand-up comedian. While other 6th graders play video games, Jake delivers a comedy routine for a loyal assembly of household pets. The young funny man, fearful of the limelight, will only perform before his faithful menagerie until he realizes that star status translates into CHICK MAGNET.
Deep in the bowels of the Florida prison system sits career-criminal, Greta Christianson, who has served more than 40 years of a life sentence—longer than any other woman in U.S. penal history. When a group of overzealous journalism students embark on a media crusade to secure her release, a nervous, election-year governor commutes her sentence. Greta is now free...free to reclaim what she believes is rightfully hers, and confront the man who spurned her decades earlier...Santa Claus!
A dream research specialist, in an effort to help his patients suffering from recurring nightmares, has created a remarkable device—a machine that can transport them, mind and body, back into their dreams—to re-live those nocturnal delights, or into those nightmares, to confront their demons.But when the researcher’s twelve-year-old son attempts to transport himself into one of his favorite dreams, he unwittingly deposits himself into the nightmares of his father’s patients.
When Jack Duncan, a sullen, somber college professor discovers a pair of aviator glasses in his late father’s belongings, his life is forever changed. The eternal pessimist has unknowingly stumbled upon the proverbial pair of rose-colored glasses.
A 30-year-old pompous, arrogant blueblood, Drake Skeffington, is about to be taught a lesson he will never forget. When Drake awakens one morning, he discovers that society has shifted 180 degrees. Education is now frowned upon. Dropouts are favored by employers. Unskilled laborers now command the highest salaries, while doctors and lawyers earn minimum wage. In this new society, CEO’s take public transportation to work. Clerks and pizza delivery guys? Why they ride in limos, of course.
Imagine…Grumpy Old Men Meets the Hangover. Five retired widowers gather each day for
coffee, doughnuts, and an endless discussion of minutia. When one of them dies, leaving the others a
quarter of a million dollars, they devise a plan to protect their riches from
greedy relatives. They decide to spend
it…and fast. The answer? Vegas road trip!