Sounds great. We can watch a movie,
get some pizza, and forget about
reality for a while.
Awesome. See you then!
Krystyl leaves and Eric goes back to his locker. After a few
steps, she pauses and turns back to face him.
(turning his head)
I meant what I said about adventure.
Just because you’ll be leaving high
school doesn’t mean it’s over.
College, life... It’s a jungle out
She smiles and leaves. Eric watches her go into the throng of
students. After a moment of thought, he opens his locker and
pulls out his Biology book.
He flips through the pages until he finds a picture of a literal
A jungle... Right.
CLOSE UP on the picture.
The scene DISSOLVES until the picture becomes the actual
EXT. JUNGLE – DAY
It is a hot, sweltering tropical rainforest, with thick foliage
completely obscuring the ground from view.
INT. JUNGLE – DAY
A large feral hog is trotting along the jungle floor, brushing
through foliage noisily.
The hog stops at a stream, lowers its massive head, and begins
(whisper, to himself)
Nearby, the barrel of a large gun pokes out of some bushes.
The hog swivels its head to SNIFF at the ground.
MAN (CONT’D, O.S.)
Hmm... Tusks aren’t particularly
impressive, but in the interest of a
successful kill, I suppose we could
overlook that. A trophy is a trophy,
A finger readies to pull a trigger...
The man in the bushes is pushed aside, causing the gun to shoot
off-course. The hog panics and runs away.
From out of the bushes, the first man stands up, angrily
brushing leaves off his clothes. He is COLONEL ALISTAIR
JOHNSTON (late 40s); a blonde, British big game hunter dressed
in common hunting garb.