"Out of Body"
INT. BASEMENT - DAY
A dark musty basement. Harsh lights reveal DAMIEN, a drug
addicted young man.
Scattered on a table before him sits bottles of alcohol,
cocaine, and other drug paraphernalia.
He snorts a line of cocaine. Ecstasy washes over his faces.
CLOSE ON SHOT GLASS
Liquid fills the glass.
CLOSE ON DAMIEN'S FACE
Damien pounds it. His eyes blood red. Wipes his white
powdered nose. Then exits.
EXT. SIDEWALK - DAY
Damien walks out of a modest home. Book bag slung over his
We see Damien walk down a sidewalk. Alone.
BACK TO SCENE
A BLACK vehicle pulls to his side.
Window rolls down. A MAN jaws at him.
BACK TO DAMIEN
He throws his hands up as if he doesn't have what they want.
Three THUGS jump out. One holds a gun.
These men proceed to PUNCH and KICK him. Damien's head
pressed against a chained linked fence.
They take his wallet.
Gun goes off. Two bullets enter Damien's back.
"By His Stripes"
EXT. GARDEN OF GETHSEMANE - NIGHT
The moon shines brightly.
Garden filled with fog.
A bewildered JESUS stands against a tree. He speaks
He grasps the tree for comfort.
Jesus walks to a nearby fire.
PETER, JAMES, and JOHN sleep soundly around a small fire.
Could you not pray one hour with
Peter suddenly awakens. James and John follow.
My Lord, what is wrong?
Immense grief fills my soul...Come,
come and watch.
CENTER OF GARDEN
A moon bathed Jesus kneels down slowly. Arms spread wide.
His disciples watch in confusion.
Abba!...Father!...All things are
possible with you... If it be
possible, let this cup of suffering
pass from me.....but not my will,
but yours father.
His face fills with bloody sweat.
You are my refuge and strength.
He gasps for air.
Jesus falls onto his face. He grabs fists of the ground.
Mutters under his breath.
INT. TRUNK OF CAR - NIGHT
Only eyes can be seen from a dim light that shines on his face.
Handcuffs on the mans hands.
SUPER: "2 HOURS EARLIER"
INT. CAR - NIGHT
Two men sit and watch through their windshield.
EXT. PARKING GARAGE - NIGHT
SIMON AKERS, a well built man walks to his car. The garage remains completely empty. Lights flicker.
A car that resembles an undercover police vehicle pulls behind him.
Simon hesitates for a moment.
The cars storms toward him.
Two large MEN grab Simon. Punches thrown. Simon gets knocked out. Place a black bag over top his head. He's thrown into the trunk.
INT. CAR - NIGHT
The vehicle pulls up a long drive way.
INT. CONFERENCE ROOM - NIGHT
Simon's forced down into a chair. Black bag gets removed.
AGENT TROTTER, wears a suit. Business man.
Simon's head bobs up and down. Dazed. Fuzzy. Then wakes up. Nose bleeds. Black eye.
Do you know why you're here?
Protocol.....But I didn't know it
was protocol to beat your agents.
Well... When a little child disobeys they get disciplined... I'm your daddy.
I've been one of your best assets for a long time.
Simon loosens his belt.
You signed a contract stating that you would indeed follow procedure, or you would be terminated from this program....You're not following the mission anymore.
Unlike you who sits behind a desk for living I'm in the field...Things change when you're out there.
Before you continue....
Trotter points to his men standing behind Simon.
Go have fun with him til I get back...I need a smoke.
INT. GARAGE - NIGHT
-- Tied to a chair.
-- Punched in the face and stomach.
-- Water boarded.
END OF MONTAGE