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DESCRIPTIONEmperor Electric to be sent 8-18-11
John C. Millunzi, Jr.
Based on -
PRINCESS BASIA & THE REVOLUTIONARY SUPER CRITTERS 0F WILLOW GLEN by John C. Millunzi, Jr.
Created and Developed byJohn C. Millunzi, Jr., Gina C. Millunzi and Stephen Millunzi
25315 Twister Trail, Spring, TX 77373713.449.2002
LIVE ACTION INTRO (IN STUDIO)
PAINTED BROADCAST TOWER
ANNOUNCERYou are looking live at the Virtual Kids Broadcasting Tower. Your virtual bus will arrive shortly.
(beat)This is U.N.N. The kids underground news network.
An overstuffed easy chair, a large faux flat screen. (NOTE: The flat screen is painted and slides OPEN/CLOSED.)
STEVE is seated, wearing a beret reading the newspaper.
STEVEMargi? The bus will be here soon?
FLAT SCREEN SLIDES OPEN
revealing MARGI wearing a flowered straw hat.
MARGIBus Route Twenty-seven is delayed for a squirrel crossing, Stephen?
ANNOUNCERClearance to view this broadcast requires your lunch packed, homework done, and your shoes by the door.
STEVEBus Twenty-seven, are you sure, Margi?
MARGIIts waiting politely?
ANNOUNCERAny further viewing of todays program, assumes your agreement.
STEVEWere on Margi.
FLAT SCREEN SLIDES
The flat screen slides open to reveal Margi in prison stripes.
MARGIGoing to school always felt like a jail break to me, Stephen.
Flat screen slides shut.
STEVEI want to go!
ANNOUNCERIs your homework done?
EXT. WILLOW GLEN STABLES - BACK PORCH - DAY
DARE opens the back door to find MOLLY wagging her tail.
Molly takes off for the chicken coop; Dare chases.
INT. WILLOW GLEN STABLES - KITCHEN - LATER
(NOTE: Background border, live action horses.)
(NOTE: DEVICE ICONS on kitchen flat screen: MYPHONE; Seneca, swinging on porch. MYPAD; Margaret, drawing on art pad. MYPHONE; Claire, in Gift Shop. LAB COMPUTER; Timothy, in lab. CALENDAR; Cadette Daily Planner.)
SFX: TOUCH-SCREEN BEEPS
Dare places a full egg basket on the counter, then presses CADETTE DAILY PLANNER and sees FOUR (4) unchecked entries; HOMEWORK, CHORES, TIES, and THOMAS JEFFERSON.
INT. MARGARETS ROOM - CONTINUOUS
MARGARET is drawing a portrait of Thomas Jefferson.
EXT. SENECAS FRONT PORCH - CONTINUOUS
SENECA is on the porch swing with FOUNDER.
BACK TO KITCHEN
Dare presses SENECA and MARGARET.
. . .
So he said dont make a big deal
out of it if youre not hurt, but
make sure it doesnt happen, again.
Im still sorry.
You guys ready for ties?
As long as he apologized.
Tell your grandfather it was my
fault, too, and I apologized.
EXT. WILLOW GLEN STABLES - GIFT SHOP - ESTABLISHING
A delivery van pulls away.
INT. GIFT SHOP - CONTINUOUS
CLAIREs glasses hang half-way down her nose, looking over her mail.
BACK TO KITCHEN - CONTINUOUS
Dare presses MOM.
Hi, mom. Were practicing ties
Ill be home all day. Maybe Ill
I can crew for you, mom? I should
crew anyway, for Seneca.
Well see. Lets talk about it at
EXT. ADVANCED UNIVERSITY RESEARCH LAB - PROVING GROUNDS - ESTABLISHING
A breeze pushes a windsock above the proving grounds.
INT. TIMOTHYS LAB - CONTINUOUS
(NOTE: PAUL shows on Timothys myPad screen. Roger is dressed in his Michael Jordan pajamas.)
TIMOTHYS GLASSES ON LAB COUNTER
SFX: BASKETBALL SLAMMING THROUGH RIM
Thats a foul, you blocked me.
You ran me over!
BACK TO KITCHEN
Dare presses TIMOTHY
What do you want, Timothy?
Ow! We need an algorithm, please?
SFX: BASKETBALL SLAMMING THROUGH RIM
You cant block me just because
Im already crewing for two today,
EXT. WILLOW GLEN STABLES - PASTURE - CONTINUOUS
EXT. VIRTUAL SCHOOL BUS - DAY
(NOTE: Background border, live action school bus.)
BUS DOORS CLOSING
BUS CONTINUOUSLY JIGGLES
(NOTE: DEVICE ICONS on bus windows: MYPHONE; Seneca, at her desk. MYPAD; Margaret, at her easel. MYPHONE; Dare, feeding Basia. MYPAD; PAUL, snoogling lexis-nexis. MYPAD; Frederick, thumbing GameToy. MYPAD; Roger, holding Nerf basketball. LAB COMPUTER; Timothy at his computer. All icons jiggle and wobble.)
INT. FREDERICKS ROOM - CONTINUOUS
Fredericks door opens revealing his mother standing holding out her hand.
EMPEROR ELECTRIC SKATEBOARD
Frederick hands his skateboard to his mom.
SFX: DOOR SLAMMING
BACK TO BUS
Frederick got his skateboard taken
Grandfather says its okay to
forgive, if you dont do it, again.
Good. We want to practice safe
EXT. WILLOW GLEN YOGA STUDIO - LIBRARY - ESTABLISHING
INT. LIBRARY - CONTINUOUS
MRS. SCIENCEFELD arrives behind the book counter carrying a gift box. She hangs her purse and bicycle helmet on the coat tree.
PIXIE is scanning library book returns on her computer.
(NOTE: Book covers wipe across her screen.)
#1 - MIRACLE MONKEY BARS MOVES
#2 - BUS STOP TIPS: WAIT FOR THE DOOR TO OPEN
#3 - SILENCE OF THE CUPCAKES.
Mrs. Sciencefeld drags her finger across her DVD rack, selecting THOMAS JEFFERSON.
Good morning, boys and girls! Oh,
my, is there going to a big
turnout, today, Pixie!
She opens the gift box revealing apple pie.
BACK TO BUS
Frederick thought he could run over
You were chasing me!
Ill crew for you, today, until
youre better. I have to crew for
mom today, too.
It was like a gnarly half-pipe. I
crashed, too! I said I was sorry.
And Fredericks Emperor Electric is
It was no big deal!
It was for me.
I could order x-rays for you!
You could order them for me, too.
Im fi-i-ine! Hello? I want to
Guys??? Its Student Government
BUS STOPS, DOORS OPEN
PAUL (O.S.) (CONTD)
I think I messed up.
Im calling an emergency recess
Cadette meeting. I want to crew???
INT. WILLOW GLEN YOGA STUDIO - LIBRARY - DAY
Mrs. Sciencefeld is opening the gift card.
Pixies computer reveals the librarys Pre-School Playhouse toy box open to a marching band game. Pixies winding up toy marching band dolls, sending them marching for the gift box.
Therell be plenty of pomp and
circumstance, today, Pixie. Its
student government day!
(holding gift card)
My dearest librarian. The freedom
of our nation relies on libraries
and on the students that go there.
The apple pie is to be distributed
by popular vote.
Im sure youll get a vote, Pixie!
EXT. JALOPY LIMO - ESTABLISHING
The jalopy limo chugs across the Golden Gate Bridge.
INT. JALOPY LIMO - CONTINUOUS
(NOTE: The library channel shows on the limo flat screen.)
MORTIMER is wearing a chefs hat and jacket, waving a linen towel over a red apple on a plate.
The DUMBWAITER turns his lens.
(POV) DUMBWAITER LENS CROSS-HAIRS ON APPLE
BACK TO MORTIMER
Mortimer reaches in his pocket and inspects a piece of parsley.
He smiles at the parsley.
Mortimer places the sprig of parsley on the now empty plate.
The Dumbwaiter is placing a silver platter with the apple in front of a smiling Big Mike.
MORTIMERS DISTRESSED EYES
MAYOR BART body slams Mortimer, sending him flying into the wrestling ring post.
Cant we at least vote on it????
BACK TO LIBRARY
Pixie is checking in book returns at her computer.
Mrs. Sciencefeld is entering data in her computer, posting voting booth icons on student profile pages. Pauls page wipes across her screen.
Paul should have a ver