Alex P. Michaels

Alex Michaels

Prelude2Cinema LLC
Actor, Playwright, Producer, Production Assistant and Screenwriter

Cleveland, Ohio

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August 2013
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About Alex

Emmy winning writer and award winning director, Alex has studied screenwriting at Stanford University and acting at the Cleveland Playhouse and the Karamu House. He created his own production company Prelude2Cinema is in hometown of Cleveland, Ohio. Prelude2Cinema movies have screened all over the world.

Loglines

  • The Darkest Night in Heaven

    The Darkest Night in Heaven Crime Film-noir Thriller A detective places his sanity and his teenage daughter's life in jeopardy when he baby-sits a wealthy business man's whorish teenage daughter.

Credits

  • Tomorrow Echoes

    Tomorrow Echoes (2017)
    Film (Drama) Actor What if you had the chance to go back? To rewrite your own history. To change just one thing from your past. Would you? What if you didn't have a choice? David finds himself in the position of being able to rewrite a part of his own past, and save Megan. Written by Mike "miked " Discenzo

  • De la Oscuridad

    De la Oscuridad (2017)
    Television (Crime and Sci-Fi) Actor The title is Spanish for "Out of Darkness." Although the title is Spanish, the series will be shot in English but features some Spanish dialogue. "de la Oscuridad" takes place in Cleaveland, Ohio. It is a city that needs saving. The Government moves in with the FORCE (Federal Officers Resisting Criminal Elements) to protect the residents. The story is seen through the eyes of a young Latina police officer who becomes part of the FORCE because she saved a number of police from a massacre. The story is not all black and white, as the Latina police officer/government agent deals with her questionably ethical supervisors, an urban legend about a shadow devouring criminals and a Senator who has come to town to shut the FORCE down after a shooting incident. Written by Alex P. Michaels

  • I Dare You to Kill Her

    I Dare You to Kill Her (2016)
    Film (Action) Writer No one is really who they seem to be in this film noir feature about a heist that turns into a kidnapping and, then a deadly game of who will betray who first.

  • Bill's Big Adventure

    Bill's Big Adventure (2015)
    Film (Short, Adventure and Comedy) Actor Add a Plot »

  • Terminal

    Terminal (2014)
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  • Random Violence

    Random Violence (2010)
    Film (Short, Crime and Drama) Actor An intense urban drama, about a random attack upon four college students in their off campus apartment by two street thugs.

  • Rachel's Lot

    Rachel's Lot (2008)
    Video (Short and Thriller) Writer Net reporter Jude Andrew Stewart stumbles onto something he shouldn't have when he takes a photo of a Councilman and someone who is not his wife.

  • Get Him

    Get Him (2007)
    Film (Short and Drama) Actor Get him before he kills again.

  • Out of Darkness

    Out of Darkness (2004)
    TV Movie (Crime) Actor "Out of Darkness" is about a female Spanish homicide detective named Teresa Maria de los Angeles a.k.a. Angie who works out of a fictional regional police depart in Cleveland, Ohio. She deals with a partner, Detective Drew Avon, who doesn't trust her because Angie's father is an alleged head of a drug cartel. Angie also has two bosses: an overly religious Police Lieutenant and an "ethically challenged" Special Prosecutor who is very friendly with Philip Magnos. Magnos is a businessman who may be behind all the criminal activity in the city. Yet with all that going on, the most disturbing element in Angie's life, is a mysterious shadow like creature that takes over her body and literally devours criminals. Written by Michaels, Alex P.

  • The Devil's Filmmaker: Bohica

    The Devil's Filmmaker: Bohica (2003)
    Film (Comedy) Actor Sam Epstein has been struggling to get his foot in the door, as a filmmaker and as a man, but his attempts inevitably fail. Sam believes that he alone is responsible for his success or failure as a filmmaker, and he resolves to shoot his first feature. At the hands of Sam's roommates, Trevor and Chip, mishaps quickly bring production to a standstill. Trevor introduces Sam's crewmembers to his drug collection while Chip seduces Sam's beloved leading lady, Janus. Sam wrestles to regain control of his shoot, but the battle transforms him into a ruthless, sociopath who carries a loaded gun on the set and throws hot coffee at exhausted crewmembers. Sam finishes the film but loses Janus, plunges himself into debt and incurs a $1 million lawsuit from his crew. Meanwhile, Chip peddles nonexistent screenplays to top acquisitions executives while blocking Sam's own attempts to contact them. Sam snaps, turning to black magic for help. He intends to make Chip a human sacrifice, convinced that ... Written by Montlack, Andrew

  • The It Girl

    The It Girl (2003)
    Film (Fantasy and Short) Writer The IT girl is who you want her to be, but not who you think she is. Loosely inspired by James A. Triptree's "The girl who was plugged in." The short premiered at the Clermont-film festival and market and is now available from Shortkutz as part of Volume 3. In the movie, the IT girl is "used" to promote a company and in real life, she promotes a digital movie company. Written by itgirl@prelude2cinema.com

  • Haywire

    Haywire (2003)
    Video (Drama, Action and Crime) Actor Wannabe actress Andie is dating wannabe gangster Tony. Tony and his buds pull off a scheme to heist the money and drugs from a drug buy. To cover Tony, the inside man, his buddies throw him in their trunk as they flee the scene and pretend to shoot him. But Tony doesn't have the good sense to stay out of site and soon the gangsters are after him, his crew and Andie. Written by David Foss

  • Blood Kiss

    Blood Kiss (2002)
    Film Actor Beth thinks she has everything under control. On her 30th birthday, she decides to be bold and take what she wants. Yet things go wrong when her ex-lover returns offering her a chance at a darker life where one survives off the souls of others. Written by Alex P. Michaels < bloodkiss@prelude2cinema.com>

  • John Doe's The Vigilante

    John Doe's The Vigilante (2001)
    Video (Drama, Short, Action and Crime) Cinematographer Add a Plot »

  • Go, If You Must

    Go, If You Must (2000)
    Film (Short and Drama) Actor Budd Banker is a Cinematographer for Cuban Director Sammy Trick who has a habit of putting his lovely, exotic but less than talented girlfriend Kit Haavers as the star of his movies. When Sammy's latest movie starring Kit named "go, if you must" bombs, Budd remakes it and it becomes a hit. "Show Biz Reporter" Rese' Johnson tracks down Budd to find out the truth about her backstabbing her way to fame. Written by Prelude2Cinema

  • The Hot Rain

    The Hot Rain (1999)
    Film (Romance) Actor A love that doesn't include opening up - unless you can be someone else.

  • What Angels Fear

    What Angels Fear (1999)
    Film Writer Kevin has a choice to make. He is walking a thin line between right and wrong.

  • The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of the Logical i Ranch

    The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of the Logical i Ranch (1994)
    Video (Short) Camera and Electrical Department Mystery! Action! Songs! Join Detectives Mary-Kate and Ashley as they undertake daring adventures. Pack your gear and help the Trenchcoat Twins investigate the danger that lurks. Along with their sidekick dog, Clue, Mary-Kate and Ashley promise to "solve any crime by dinner time." In this episode, the Olsen and Olsen Mystery Agency has been hired by three cowboys from Dead Gulch, USA to explore the mystery of the missing cattle at The Logical i Ranch! Written by Anonymous

  • The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of Thorn Mansion

    The Adventures of Mary-Kate & Ashley: The Case of Thorn Mansion (1994)
    Video (Short, Comedy, Family and Musical) Camera and Electrical Department Mystery! Action! Songs! Join Detectives Mary-Kate and Ashley as they undertake daring adventures. Pack your gear and help the Trenchcoat Twins investigate the danger that lurks. Along with their sidekick dog, Clue, Mary-Kate and Ashley promise to "solve any crime by dinner time." In this episode, the Olsen and Olsen Mystery Agency has been hired to find the ghost in a haunted mansion in Transylvania! Written by Anonymous

  • Leaving Sara

    Leaving Sara (1993)
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