I’ve been a fan of Edgar Allan Poe for many years. His stories have the ability to bring a chill and make hair stand on end, even on a sunny day! I guess you could call this an homage to his work – it’s a short screenplay I wrote, based on his short story, but with a modern twist.
The Cask Of Amontillado – A modern screenplay of the Poe classic
By David Sloma
A mafia hitman and wine collector, Montressor, gets revenge on his sadistic boss and fellow connoisseur of fine vintages, Fortunato, on New Year’s Eve. ©2011 David Sloma.
Adapted from the short story “The Cask Of Amontillado” by Edgar Allan Poe.
About 20 pages in standard screenplay format.
Read a free sample, and see multiple e-book formats, including PDF, and even plain text: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/106881
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