When Michael Aliotti first stepped foot on the independent film set of, Art School of Horrors, as an Electrician he saw low budget filmmaking at it's finest, which would spark enormous amounts of inspiration for him to write. Aliotti was born and raised in the central coastal town of Monterey, California. Ten miles East in the countryside of Salinas, is where Michael would act in his first horror feature from writer/director Moses' Grindhouse production of, Rose and Viktor: No Mercy.
Regardless, Mr. Aliotti preferably enjoys a splat pack of entertainment and education. But as much as he prefers the horror genre, he also appreciates the facet of introducing himself to places and characters within the unfamiliar, and unknown..
Unique traits: Lefty
The Adventure of Milton Mouse Budget: $1M - $5M | Adventure ⋄ Animation The mouse of a blue-collar family, who inhabit attractions at a theme park, is trying to prove his worth, yet fails and runs away while his brothers search for him, but they get kidnapped by Downtown Cats, forcing mouse to lead the pack for the rescue.
The Twelfth Man Budget: $1M - $5M | Thriller ⋄ Comedy During the funeral of a teammate, a starting Quarterback is given a disc of his buddy's last football game which only unleashes his spirit to haunt, stalk, and assist the high school team to win state.
Tarantella, Tarantella Budget: $10M - $30M | Romance ⋄ Horror A high school slacker is having trouble with the ladies due to being hairy, finding purpose after rejection, he becomes sidetracked through befriending a Sicilian speaking Tarantula, who demands to be fed his brand new girlfriends.Think....Little Shop of Horrors meets Tarantula (B-Movie Classic)
The Passion of Miss Aphrodite Budget: $10M - $30M | Mystery ⋄ Film-noir After witnessing her idol Marilyn Monroe win artichoke queen in 1947, Central Coast, CA, reality hits an obsessive dancer, who's forced to lure men to their death on behalf of a local Mobster.
Spook Me Travolta Budget: $100K - $1M | Thriller ⋄ Comedy After many John Travolta lookalikes go missing, a blacklisted Stuntman gets himself stuck in a house belonging to a trap queen obsessed with Marilyn Monroe, till he plans a great escape, by utilizing his Agent to cast gifted Travolta doppelgangers. Think...Misery meets Adaptation
The Bruisers Budget: $1M - $5M | Action ⋄ Thriller An anti-establishment tale about delinquent athletes of an all-American high school crew, who guard their campus as constables, bringing justice upon school shooters. It's THE WARRIORS meets BOWLING FOR COLUMBINE
Jimmy Budget: $100K - $1M | Thriller The story of Al Capone being haunted by a victim from the Saint Valentines Day Massacre, Jimmy, the ghost who torments the infamous gangster into insanity.
How Alice and her Father Planted the West Budget: $1M - $5M | Adventure ⋄ Animation A sea plane's exhaust angers a flock of exotic birds, who place a hole in the gas tank, while Alice and her Father land upon a deserted island where cannibals reside. Alice finds a seed, and plants it, as a palm tree grows, forcing the Birds to the rescue. This is the story about how the significance of palm trees came to be in existence.
No Land for Children Budget: $100K - $1M | Independent ⋄ Thriller An Italian American Boy in his backyard crosses the border to give water to an unconscious Mexican Boy, who later takes the American through the walks of an immigrant.
Semi-Finalist @ Festival Internacional de Cine de Yécora, La Boletta
Finalist Feature Script @ Utah Film Festival and Awards, The Passion of Miss Aphrodite
Best Short Animated Script @ BLASTOFF LOS ANGELES, How Alice and her Father Planted the West
Best Short Thriller Script @ WildSound Film Festival, Jimmy
Finalist Feature Script @ StoryPros Awards, The Bruisers