Every year, movie insiders produce The Black List: the best unproduced screenplays doing the rounds that year. Thanks to the wonders of the internet, all of those screenplays are now online to read. Go and enjoy. (Thanks, Zack!)
THE ZERO by Stephen Chin
"Based on the novel by Jess Walter. After a New York City policeman shoots himself in the head following the 9/11 terrorist attacks, he is assigned to work for a shadowy agency at ‘Ground Zero’ and quickly finds himself drawn into a sinister government plot."
What? Shoots in head and lives?