He hangs up and glances at the threatening men. The WIRY
HOOD takes Barnes's glasses and snaps them in two.
INT. BAY VIEW HOTEL -- LOBBY -- NIGHT
Rain-soaked, POLLUX TROY (30's) anxiously checks in. He's a
human hummingbird -- skittish, edgy, a bit paranoid.
-- I do have something on
the 26th floor facing west
-- but there's no view.
Yes -- there is.
POLLUX grabs the key and heads for the ELEVATOR. He holds
the elevator door open, waiting on a pair of muscular,
crystal-eyed twins -- LARS and LUNT MUELLER.
A helpful Bellhop reaches for Lars's large DUFFLE bag --
Lars yanks it back and disappears into the elevator.
INT. IDENTIFICATION FLOOR -- ANALYSIS ROOM -- SAME TIME
Chief analyst BRYCE shows a new TRAINEE the ropes. He grabs
a booking PRINT-OUT from a vacuum feeder tube: Barnes's.
If this guy took a shit off
the London Bridge -- we'll
know about it in two seconds.
Bryce feeds the computer which WHIRS into action -- scanning
the handprint. The Trainee considers Barnes's innocently
This guy? I bet he never
even said the word shit.
FULL SCREEN -- MONITOR