Crooked Creek

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Montivagus Productions presents CROOKED CREEK, a twisty crime thriller, written and directed by Bryan W. Simon.

Returning to her hometown, a widow struggles to find millions in cash her husband left buried on their farm, when her estranged nephew – actually a dangerous imposter – turns up to hunt for the fortune himself.

CROOKED CREEK will be Bryan W. Simon’s fifth feature.

 

 

SCREENPLAY RECOMMENDATIONS:

BLACK LIST – TOP FIVE SCRIPT
“The author of this engaging and energetic crime thriller delivers intense action and
a fresh take on deadly greed through a group of excellent characters…offering
terrific roles.”

“From the get-go, this is an immediately captivating, expertly crafted neo-noir
that’s filled with excellent twists and turns.”

WME
“…very well executed suspense tale with a surprising ironic twist
…delivers an excellent, memorable climax.”

ICM
“Suspense mixes with uneasy sexual tension…high entertainment value,
RECOMMEND.”

 

CROOKED CREEK is in one sense a classical noir thriller, and, in another sense, it is a film that reinvents the genre with a male fatale as well as a femme fatale.  Unlike conventional noirs that take place in urban environments, CROOKED CREEK repositions noir’s dark themes in small town Middle America as it engages the audience emotionally, intellectually and morally.

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