A thread to pitch ideas for gritty character backstory movies with a single name title

Like they did with Joker.

Something like:

Sean

Following the early days of DiS and a power struggle of some sort

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3 Likes

BILLY

A young forum poster is filled with rage when his thread is ignored in favour of a discussion about salty water, leading him to take revenge on a society that he perceives to be unappreciative of his gifts. Starring Jesse Plemons in the leading role.

6 Likes

BAKER

follows the story of a bitter angry baker who was eliminated (unfairly in his opinion) after the first round of the great british bake off. takes revenge on all celebrity talent show judges by baking exploding cakes.

really really dark

5 Likes

Could also work as a Matt Baker genesis story

:seedling::cherry_blossom::tulip::horse: :womans_hat: DONKEY :womans_hat: :horse::tulip::cherry_blossom::seedling:
a heartwarming tale of a kind hearted donkey who wears a straw hat and has moved to a new farm, following her quest to make new friends

5 Likes

GRIT

The journey of a council worker and their salt, from the hard time of applying and training to being on the job- covering the streets before the snow comes in. Until they’re killed by a drink driver. Directed by Ken Loach.

9 Likes

feel like DONKEY could be a massively failed attempt at bringing donkey kong onto the big screen with a completely misguided dark knight gritty take on the character that absolutely no one wants

2 Likes

BOWSER

A misunderstood koopaling finds love in a Princess and his mind is twisted into believing she loves him, and decides to take her and show her his true heart, whilst two detectives are in a race against time to find her.

8 Likes

you think the GRIT is what he’s spreading on the streets but the real GRIT is his determination

3 Likes

NONCE

Ftfy

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weirdly i was about to write this, and just like you didn’t have a good pitch for the story either

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JESSE

Jesse Plemmons sets out to stop being cast in terrible revenge films after BILLY is a critical and box office flop. He faces an uphill battle after casting himself in the title role.

9 Likes

tagline: when life gives you plemmons

10 Likes

:grinning:

Gadget - The Penny Drops

In a world where wearable technology has rendered one detective’s outdated skills obsolete, he has an impossible choice to make between saving innocent lives or the hope of a relationship with his estranged niece.

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Whoops its supposed to be gritty
Ok the donkey has escaped form a glue factory and gets war flashbacks when some school children visit the farm and do some glue related arts and crafts

6 Likes

:astonished:.

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