Screen Plays By Emil Cicogna
“If you all wish for the same thing at the same time your wish will come true.”
“How do you know it will come true?”
“God told me, and He told me to tell you.”
Eight-year-old Veronica tells her grandmother to make a wish that she and her friends can share. Grandma Sarah tells her friends about Veronica’s message from God and against all hope and better judgment, the four old women attend church that evening and make a wish to be young once more.
Twenty-one years old for twenty-four hours.
When their wish is granted they set out to have more than just another party—they embark on a twenty-four hour odyssey to find redemption from the haunting memories all of them have come to feel they were too old to escape.
An aging grandmother and her three friends all wish to be twenty-one years old for twenty-four hours. . . and their wish comes true. . . but it's not all a big party!
Nineteen-year-old Tommy navigates the working world at a small supermarket in midtown Manhattan, including his "work family" at the store, and the many laughs and challenges they face.