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Smile, It'll Be Over Soon

Based on short stories by Steve Atkin, Smile It’ll Be Over Soon brings laughing jack back for an encore performance.  Hannah and her mother Jade move into a new home with Jade’s new partner, Johnathan. Unbeknownst to them their new home is the same place where the original story "Laughing Jack" took place ten years prior, and the past horrors are far from gone - only waiting for a new playmate. As Jade struggles to connect with her daughter, Hanna's new home life is plagued by monsters - both imaginary and all too real. 


Chapter 1 - Best Friends
"Mom, you know this house was on the news right? Ten years ago a crazy woman killed her kid there." Jade, her partner Jonathan, and her daughter Hanna move into a new house. Within the walls of their home, an old evil awaits a new playmate.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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Chapter 2- Big Imagination
"He isn't real! she made laughing jack up because she has no friends, she says they play all the time in his circus" tension between Jade and her daughter is rising as Hanna slips further and further away from reality... and into the circus. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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Chapter 3 - Strange Games
"do you want my help or do you want to argue? The circus it not real but the danger to your kid is. Please, Jade, try to keep up." Jade tries to learn more about Laughing Jack while Hanna faces the monsters in her home. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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Chapter 4- The Circus
" something horrible happened to her. Right in my home. and I couldn't- I didn't protect her. I need to be with her right now." Jade take Hanna away in an attempt to protect her, but is she too late?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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