Knight Moves script
Knight Moves (1992)
Synopsis: FADE IN: INT. AUDITORIUM - 1972 - DAY TWO BOYS sit on opposite sides of a chessboard. One is NINE, the other FOURTEEN. The room is SILENT, the tension between the two young players severe. All the ADULT PLAYERS that have been eliminated from this match by the two boys stand around watching. On the wall is a BANNER that reads: 1972 WASHINGTON STATE TOURNAMENT. The FOURTEEN year old moves and hits his TIMER. Frustration fills the NINE year old's face. He moves. The FOURTEEN year old moves and calls CHECK. The NINE year old frantically searches the board for a solution. He moves. Again the FOURTEEN year old moves and calls CHECK. The NINE year is stunned. He picks up his KING to lay it on it's side and signal defeat. Suddenly, he rakes the pieces off the board, grabs his fountain pen and lunges at the FOURTEEN year old, stabbing him repeatedly in the chest. The

Brad Mirman

Born June 28, 1953 in Hollywood, California. Went to Beverly Hills High school. First big break came with the sale of a spec script "Partners in Crime" to Paramount in 1989 after a bidding war. He Lived in Paris from 1999 to 2005 and currently resides in Paris and Los Angeles. Married to Delphine Wilhelem in 1996. more…

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