SPLIT ROCK, a screenplay by Kyle Hammersmith and the creator of “The Love Song of Charlie Beecher.”
SPLIT ROCK is feature-film script adapted from the novel The Legend of Lake Marilee by the same author.
- Logline: A summer job at a lakeside resort turns deadly when a teen hunts for a murder suspect and discovers the truth of a local ghost legend.
- Synopsis: Jody Barrett arrives at lakeside resort town for his summer job at the Brown Swan Club in the Adirondack Mountains. The locals mistake him for the ghost of a young man who died at nearby Split Rock Falls last year. When Jody is prompted to research the death of his doppelganger, he is confronted by a local ghost legend who challenges his skepticism about the supernatural world. In learning to trust in people and ideas that are easy to doubt, the young man discovers buried treasure, his identity, and his purpose.
- Genres: Mystery/Thriller/Teen.
- Similar Works: Holes (2003), Stand By Me (1986), The Lost Boys (1987).