LOGLINE:    A young couple falls in love while being held hostage by a crazed young physicist whose unaware he's created a monstrous killer, as an avenging Texan seeks his revenge.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    SYNOPSIS:   She figures him for the bar and grill's final customer for the evening. Crystal finds herself irresistibly drawn to him as they talk, then discovers the attraction's mutual when Jason asks her out to a movie as he prepares to leave.

Suddenly for Crystal  chronological time stops, and is replaced by "The Oddball Effect", a slowing down of time that only takes place during dangerous situations. When real time returns everyone in the bar and grill is a hostage and Jason lies on the floor unconscious.

 $10,000 (OPTION)  or  10% of Budget