INT. DEGRASSI HIGH SCHOOL- CLASSROOM- NEXT DAY The entire class has their heads down, except one girl, BRIDGET CAMERON, 16. She is red-headed with an athletic body. She is mainly PREPPY, wearing clothes from AEROPOSTALE. She stares at the CLOCK, which reads 2:56. The Teacher sits down at her desk. Teacher All right, class is over, have free time until.... All of a sudden, the P.A. system comes on. P.A. Teachers, sorry for the interuption, but please turn on channel four for a special report. The teacher gets back up and and turns on the TELEVISION and turns up the volume. she goes back to her seat as a reporter shows up on the television. The class sits up. T.V. Reporter If you have just tuned in, police have just found 17 year old Maralee Newton murdered in her home just one hour ago. All we can collect is that she has a finger, yes a finger, missing. It is believed to be the serial killer, "The Collector", which has struck four others. We'll report again once we get more infomation. Student #1 (Girl) oh My Gosh! That's horrible! Student #2 (Girl) My sister knew Maralee! She was a senior at Bardell! Student #3 (Goth Boy) Maybe she deserved it. Student #4 (Boy) That's messed up! Bridget No one deserves that! She looks at the CLOCK agagin, it is 2:59. She gathers her books and puts them in her lap. The bell rings and all the students WALK out of the CLASSROOM and into the HALLWAY. INT. DEGRASSI HIGH SCHOOL- HALLWAY. Bridget walks to her locker and puts in the combonation. She opens it, and is pushed to the side. Bridget What the.. She looks at who it is. Its her best friend, IBIS CASTANOVA,17. Bridget Oh, hey. Ibis Whats up this weekend? Bridget Absolutley nothing, I'm gonna be like, so bored. Ibis Good, can I spend the night over? The 'rents are are going to Manahoe and that collector guy is creepin' me out. Bridget Yeah, Mom and dad won't mind. Ibis Thanks, I really don't wanna stay home. Bridget Oh yeah, and know that Jason kid in my geography class? Ibis Of course, that goth kid. Bridget Yeah, he was saying that Maralee girl deserved to die. Boy(O.S) That's messed up. Ibis and Bridget look and see their friend JAY HEIRICH, 17, walking toward them. Ibis Hey Baby. She kisses him on the mouth. Jay Hey, Hey Bridge. Ibis I'm stayin' at her house tonight, so call my cell. Jay Okay, I have double shifts so we can't do anything tomorrow. Ibis Whatever, Love ya. She hugs and kisses him and walks out the door with Bridget. INT. DEGRASSI HIGH SCHOOL- PARKING LOT- EARLY AFTERNOON. Bridget and Ibis walk to Bridget's car, a White 2003 Honda Accord. They get in and drive off. EXT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- LAWN. The Girls pull up to the driveway, which is in a secluded area, turn off the car, and get out. They walk up to the door, which has a note on it. Bridget(Reading) We'll be gone for the weekend There's money on the counter love Mom and Dad They walk into the house. INT. BRIDGETS HOUSE- LIVING ROOM. They walk through the Living Room toward the the Kitchen. Bridget Great, We have the house to ourselves. Ibis Lets invite Danny and Jay. Bridget Okay, But I'm iviting Patrick too, and you know he'll bring Jennifer. Ibis That slut! No way. Bridget He's been my friend since like grade two, Just because he has a girlfriend doesn't mean I'm gonna drop him. Ibis She better stay away from Jay. Remember Sharla's party? She was practically in his lap! Bridget She has a boyfriend now, and she was Drunk. Ibis She still betta stay away from him. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- KITCHEN. They walk in the kitchen and walk to the counter, which has $80 on it. Ibis You got any food? Bridget Not really, nothing we'd eat. Ibis Lets go to the store. They walk back through the front door again. Int. Food Planet. Ibis and Bridget are walking through the almost empty store, up and down the aisles. They have chips, soda, cookies, and popcorn in the cart. Bridget Go get some movies. Ibis Like... Bridget Horror, something creepy. Ibis Okay, be back in a flash. She walks away, into an empty aisle. As she walks to the movie section , she has an eerie feeling someone is watching her. She turns around and... Ibis (Gasp) There is a tall man, about 6'3 watching her. He has long, black hair and is wearing a black trenchcoat and glasses. Ibis turns around and walks faster towards the video section. When she gets there, she turns around and he's gone. Her cell phone rings. Ibis Hello? Man On Phone I see you. Ibis Who is this? Man On Phone You should know. She looks at her phone. Ibis Jay! You jerk! Jay I thought you knew it was me. Ibis Nevermind, where are you? Jay Aisle 12. She looks over and sees him. He waves at her. Ibis What good scary movies are out? Jay Uhh, The Call and....The Man at the Door. Ibis Thanks Baby, Wanna come Bridget's house tonight? We're inviting a couple of people over 'cause her parents are out. Jay I don't know, I have double shifts till 12:00. Ibis Call me if you can. Love ya. She hangs up the phone and picks up the movies Jay suggested, and walks to the frozen food aisle, where Bridget is deciding between two different flavors of Ice Cream. Ibis Get the Sherbet, Chocolate Fudge makes me gag. Bridget and Ibis walk to register 12. They load the food onto the conveyor belt and a girl rings it up. Girl Total is 29.25 Bridget hands her two $20's and and gets back her change. They take the three bags and leave the store. INT. BRIDGET'S CAR- LATE AFTERNOON. Ibis is waiting for someone to pick up the other line. Someone answers. Voice Hello? Ibis Hey Patrick, What's up? Patrick Nothin', you? Ibis Come to Bridge's house, spend the night. Patrick Sorry, got plans with Jen. Ibis You can bring her over. Patrick Cool, We'll be there at seven. Ibis Okay, Bye. Patrick hangs up the phone, Ibis has a sour look on her face. Ibis Damn, She's coming. Bridget Whatever, Call Danny. Ibis pushes in a couple of numbers and puts the phone to her ear. No one picks up. Ibis Lets just go to his house. We can go a little outta the way. Instead of turning at her house, she keeps driving. INT. DANNY'S HOUSE- BATHROOM Danny is cowering in the corner, and is bloody. The door is being hit into, like someone is trying to break in. He runs to the window and opens it. He sees Bridget's car pulling around the corner, and turning in his driveway. Danny Help! Help! Please! The door is broken open, and the same guy who was at the store following Ibis is standing there. Danny No! The Man(The Collector) runs at Danny, but he kicks him in the stomach. Danny races up and runs out of the hallway but The Collector pushes him in a room and slams the door. Danny Ah! EXT. DANNY HOUSE- FRONT DOOR. Bridget and Ibis walk up the drive, and knock the door. No one answers, so they walk right in. Ibis Hello? They walk around, and see no sight of him. Bridget Danny! Hello? We know you're here, your car's in the driveway. INT. DANNY'S HOUSE- UPSATIRS. They walk up , and into the hallway. Bridget Oh My God! She points to the floor, which has blood on it. Ibis Danny! Danny! They rush forward, and into a room. Ibis DANNY! He is on the floor, dead, with his hand missing. CUT TO EXT. DANNY'S HOUSE- DRIVEWAY. There are people outside their homes, looking at Danny's house. Police cars and an ambulance are there. Bridget and Ibis sit in a police car. Officer Girls, would you like a ride home? Bridget No thanks, I'll drive us home. Officer Okay, be safe. Ibis We will. The girls walk to Bridget's car. They get in and leave. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- LIVING ROOM. An hour has passed, and everyone who was invited is there. Jennifer What do you think that guys doing? Bridget Hopefully dying. CUT TO INT. SMALL SHACK- NIGHT, The Collector is putting some water in a jar. He fills it halfway and labels it HARRINGTON, NEW JERSEY. He puts in a hand, Danny's. It also has a finger, presumedly Maralee's. The Collector (Laughing) CUT TO INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- LIVING ROOM. Ibis gets up goes to the bathroom with a bag. The group is watching The Call. Jennifer slides over to Jay, and puts her arm around him. Bridget sees and nudges Patrick, who didn't notice it. He nudges her, and she just pushes him. Patrick Jen! She doesn't face him and he jumps up. Patrick Come on. He grabs her arm and leads her into the Kitchen. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- KITCHEN. Patrick What is your problem! Jennifer I don't have one, but apparently you have one. Patrick We're together, not you and Jay! Jennifer Maybe we should break up then! Patrick Whatever! Just leave! Jennifer Fine, Your loser friends are annoying me. Patrick Bye! Jennifer storms out of the kitchen and out the front door. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- LIVING ROOM Patrick walks back into the Living Room. Patrick We're done. Bridget We could tell, what happened? Patrick She just said we should should break up, so I did. Ibis walks out of the bathroom and out and is in her Pajama's. Ibis What happened? Bridget They broke up. Ibis Why? Jay throws a look to Patrick. Patrick Because... She was really annoying. Ibis Good, never liked her any way. CUT TO EXT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- DRIVEWAY. Jennifer is trying to open her car. Someone walks up behind her. Jennifer looks behind her. Jennifer (Gasps) What do you want? It is Bridget. Bridget Stay away from Patrick. Jennifer Screw that. Bridget I mean it, Stay away from him. Bridget walks back into the house. Jennifer Ugh. Another shadow comes behind her. Jennifer Bridget, Leave me alone. She turns around and its "The Collector". Jennifer Ah! The Collector grabs her by the shoulders and slams her into the car, making her drop her keys. She fights back and kicks him in the groin. She rushes toward Bridgets house. But The Collector runs and tackles her from behind. Jennifer No! She pushes from underneath him and runs around and back to the door. Jennifer Help! From behind The Collector tackles her, and stabs her in the gut. Jennifer Ugh. Slowly, she dies. The Collector picks her up and walks to her car. He picks up the keys and puts her in the backseat. He gets in front, and drives off. The group walks outside. They look around, and go back in. Ibis I'm hungry. Are you guys? The group all nod their heads. Ibis(Cont'd) Get Pizza. Bridget gets up and walks to the phone, while Ibis puts on a pink jacket. She dials a number and waits. Bridget Hey? La Villa Pizza, yeah, Delivery. Uh, two large pies, one pepperoni, and cheese. Anything else? Patrick(Yelling) Cheese Sticks! Bridget And Cheese Sticks. What's the total? Okay, thanks. She hangs up the phone and walks back into the living room. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- LIVING ROOM Fourty-Five minutes have passed, and they hear the doorbell ring. After it rings, there is a muffled cry. She walks to the kitchen to get the money out of her purse. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- KITCHEN She gets the money out of her purse and walks back to the Living Room. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- LIVING ROOM. She walks to the front door, opens it, and screams. Bridget Ah! The three who were sitting on the couch jump up and rush to the door. They look and see the grotesque figure of the pizza man, dead, missing an eye. They slam the door and Bridget bends over and begins to gag. Ibis Call the cops! Jay runs over to the phone and picks it up. He presses the button to stop the call and pushes it a couple of times. Jay Its dead! Ibis runs and grabs the cordless phone, and slams it down. Ibis What do we do! Bridget Come on! The gang runs out the door, stepping over the pizza guy. Jay My Car! They run and almost are to Jay's car when Patrick is tackled to the ground. Bridget Ah! Jay runs and pushes the guy off of Patrick. He helps him up and the gang runs back into the house. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- LIVING ROOM. The goup slams the door and double locks it. Patrick Who was that! Ibis I know him, he was following me at Food Planet. Bridget(To Ibis) Where's your phone? Ibis In your car... So what do we do? Jay I don't know! Bridget My basement! She runs to the door in her kitchen. She flings it open and runs down the stairs. The others follow. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- BASEMENT The group are there, waiting for to come. They fling the door open and run out into the night. Ibis is running up when The Collector jumps out of the bushes and rushes into the door, forcing her to run back in. She runs up the stairs and closes the door to the basement. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- KITCHEN Ibis runs through the kitchen and into the living room, which leads to the stairs. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- STAIRS Ibis runs up the stairs as she hears the door downstairs slam. She jumps to reach the top but trips and lands on her stomach. The Collector is at the foot of the stairs now, and starts rushing to Ibis. He slams his knife at her, but hits wood. Ibis kicks him in the chin, making him fall all the way down the stairs. She races up and runs into Bridget's parents room. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- PARENT'S ROOM Ibis runs into Mrs. Cameron's walk in closet and shuts the door. She backs up against the wall, and covers her mouth. She hears someone enter the room, so she looks for something to fight with. Ibis spots an umbrella and picks it up. She hides behind some clothes when she hears the door handle start to shake. The door is pulled open, and he walks in. He starts looking through the clothes and when he gets to where Ibis is, she jumps and stabs at his stomach, knocking him down. She runs out of the closet and to the basement. She opens the door, but is pushed down, knocking her out. EXT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE, LAWN Bridget Ibis! Ibis! Jay Come on! She's dead! Bridget You don't know that! How could you just leave her! She's your girlfriend! Jay I'm leaving! He rushes to his car. He gets in and starts it up. He tries to go but can't, so he gets out. Jay What the! His tires are slashed, he runs to the Bridget and Patrick's, both are also slashed. Jay They're cut! Bridget I have to help her! Jay That's stupid! Come on, run! Bridget No! Come on Patrick! She runs around to the backyard, with Patrick in pursuit. EXT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- BACKYARD Bridget and Patrick run to the tool shed, and go in. Bridget We need a weapon or something! Patrick picks up an axe, which is very rusted. Patrick I'll take this. Bridget looks and sees a hammer. Bridget I could use this. They run out when someone crashes into Bridget, knocking her down. Its Jay. Jay I guess I'll help. The group runs in the house. Bridget Jay, check the basement, I'll go upstairs. Patrick I'll look down here. They split up. Jay walks to the basement door and sees a spot of blood on the step. Jay Uh. He walks down. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- BASEMENT Jay walks down the steps, seeing Ibis in the corner. Jay Ibis! He jumps the stairs and runs to her. Jay Wake up. He bends down and tries to help her up. Ibis(Screaming) Jay! He looks behind him, and sees the Collector. Jay tries to dodge, but is stabbed in the gut, and life starts seeping out of him. Ibis pushes Jay to The Collector and makes him stumble.As she runs at the stairs as The Collector swipes at her, but walks back. Carefully, he slices off his ear. Ibis runs up all of the stairs and slams the door. She rushes and puts a chair against the door. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- KITCHEN Ibis Bridge! Patrick hears this and starts running to the voice of Ibis. He sees her and hugs her. Patrick Where's Jay? Ibis Dead, he's dead. The door starts to budge, and Ibis and Patrick start to run upstairs. INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- SECOND STORY Ibis and Patrick are running up the stairs as Bridget sees them. Bridget Ibis! Where's Jay? Ibis He's dea.... She is knocked down, across the room. The Collector is standing there. Bridget is scared stiff, as Patrick moves into action. Patrick Guys! Run! He jumps at The Collector, who counters and pushes him down a couple of steps. He gets up, and jumps again, this time tackling him. Patrick punches him in the face, making him bleed. The Collector pushes him off and jumps up. Patrick backs up and elbows him. He is dazed for a second as Patrick pushes him, making him fall down all the steps, and landing in an awkward position. Patrick looks down and sees him, then rushing to Bridget and Ibis. He finds them in the bathroom. Patrick He's dead, I pushed him down the stairs. Bridget We have to call the cops. They walk to Bridgets room, and as they are about to pick up the phone, It starts ringing. Patrick picks it up. Patrick Hello? Silence Patrick Its him! Suddenly, Out of the closet jumps The Collector. Patrick turns around and is stabbed in the arm. Bridget No! The Collector jumps at them but they rush out of the room, and into the hallway. The three friends rush toward the stairs, but as soon as they reach them, The Collector grabs Patrick, and pulls him into a room, and shutting the door. Ibis Patrick! She starts to run back but Bridget grabs her, and starts pulling her. Bridget We have to leave! INT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- KITCHEN The girls run to the kitchen, and out the front door. Bridget stumbles but Ibis helps her regain speed. EXT. BRIDGET'S HOUSE- LAWN The girls run out of the house, and Bridget falls, catching her breath. Bridget Patrick.. Patrick's dead! Ibis I know, we need to go! Bridget Come on! They start running, not noticing the front door shutting. EXT. BRIDGET'S STREET- CORNER Bridget and Ibis round a corner. Bridget turns around as she sees a car heading towards them. She starts waving her hands and screaming, while running in the middle of the street. Bridget(Screaming) Help! Stop! The car speeds up, as Bridget and Ibis notice its Jennifers car. Bridget Jen! Jen! The car turns off its headlights, and they see its The Collector. As it is about to hit her, Ibis runs and pushes her away. It stops and The Collector jumps out. Ibis No! She helps up Bridget, and the two continue to run, with him a couple of yards away. A car starts coming down the road, and the girls start screaming. Ibis Please! Stop! Bridget Help! The car stops, and the girls jump in. The Collector runs at the car, and jabs at the window, breaking it. The car speeds off, leaving The Collector, angry, in the middle of the road. FADE TO BLACK ROLL END CREDITS PLAY: HOW SOON IS NOW.