Rob has been writing horror, fantasy and science fiction since the age of seven. He has placed several short tales in small press and online magazines like Lovecraft's Weird Mysteries, Dark Planet and Strange Fire. A more extensive collection appeared on his award-winning Deathlife Gravesite. He has taken a deep plunge into screenplay writing for the past few years, totally enjoying mastering the art of visual writing. He recently scripted segments for a Hollywood director's horror anthology project, showing a great ability working under time pressure to make required changes. Rob's screenplays have been utilized as a teaching aid at two universities. His short scripts have received favorable reviews at Shootin' The Shorts. Click the link below to read them.
Rob resides in the Arizona mountains with the three loves of his life: a beautiful poet-artist wife and two adorable poochies.
Spider Scenes Budget: $100K - $1M | Sci-fi ⋄ Thriller Were the King Kong spider scenes ever filmed? Why does the United States military in 2182 want them so badly?
The Stonecarver Budget: $30M+ | Sci-fi ⋄ Action Deep under Manhattan a vision-haunted Native American tunnel worker and his sandhog crew unearth an ancient time-warping pyramid that threatens to destroy the city.
Hellplasm Budget: $1M - $5M | Action ⋄ Horror A paranormal investigation team's TV show ratings plummet when ghost-devouring demons invade their college town, turning the team's fight to save their show into an epic battle when the demons turn to human prey.
Packaging Budget: $0 - $100K | Horror A young couple's stopover at an isolated mini-mart grows more mysterious--and dangerous--with each passing minute.
Deathlife Budget: $100K - $1M | Action ⋄ Horror A zombie Iraq War veteran and his band of misfits cope with their decaying bodies as they hunt for unaffected survivors of a zombie apocalypse.
Eddie Whorl Budget: $0 - $100K | Horror ⋄ Fantasy An ailing truck driver slowly discovers that the hitchhiker he's picked up on a desolate mountain pass is not human.
Walmart Receipt Budget: $0 - $100K | Comedy ⋄ Drama A young couple settle their differences at a Walmart customer service counter. (The version I would have liked to see at the 2017 Academy Awards.)
Lakeside Budget: $0 - $100K | Horror A teenage graduation bash at a remote lakehouse is cut short by a hideous presence that emerges from the lake every six years.
Exchange Student Budget: $0 - $100K | Horror ⋄ Mystery A cocky college student investigating a dimensional portal encounters an unexpected surprise.
Scripted assigned segments for a Hollywood director's horror anthology project.