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Warrior Angel

Nighttime on a lonely road in the Pine Barrens of New Jersey. As they drive in their car, 2 boys speak of the legendary Jersey Devil, a creature with a storied history since the early 1800s in the South Jersey area. The car swerves, they crash and are pinned in the wreckage. A bizarre, reptilian creature emerges from the forest, pries the car apart, lays them on the roadside, then disappears. Before he goes, he stops to pick up an old watch they were carrying.

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Brothers of the Coast

EXT – JUNGLE / CARIBBEAN – LATE AFTERNOON

Rain is falling on a lush tropical hillside in the West Indies.

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WINDWARD ISLANDS, 1721.

FADE OUT:

Suddenly a BUCCANEER appears, moving quickly down the hillside. He is wounded and bleeding through a white silk blouse. He appears to be in his late thirties — very strong, unkept, with a cutlass and pistol in his sash. He stops to get his breath. In the distance a cannon shot is HEARD. He looks back in the direction from which it came. Gathering himself, he continues on.

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