Bridesmaids Script PDF Download — Dialogue & Plot Analysis

With the release of Bridesmaids came a new wave of comedy. Raunchy and female-driven, this film is thus far the only of producer Judd Apatow’s films to be nominated for Academy Awards. From its memorable scenes to outrageous characters, there’s plenty about the Bridesmaids script that just sticks. Let’s work our way through the plot,… Continue reading Bridesmaids Script PDF Download — Dialogue & Plot Analysis

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Script PDF Download

From page one to the final scene, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind holds a magnifying glass to the intricacies of human connection. Joel and Clementine’s rollercoaster relationship still proves relatable and endlessly heart-wrenching, and the romantic sci-fi screenplay itself offers impeccable storytelling insight to this day. Let’s look inside the brain of Charlie Kaufman’s… Continue reading Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Script PDF Download

The Terminator Script PDF — Download & Breakdown

Even in a decade filled with countless iconic blockbusters, The Terminator stood out when it was released in 1984. Its meticulously thought-out world in combination with its cutting-edge visual effects was immediately arresting, and it introduced the world to the artistry of James Cameron. The Terminator script is lean and mean: it chugs along at… Continue reading The Terminator Script PDF — Download & Breakdown

Everything Everywhere All at Once Script — PDF Download

Everything Everywhere All at Once is one of the craziest movies in recent years. But an early draft of the screenplay, written for Jackie Chan, might be even crazier. We’re going to break down the Everything Everywhere All at Once script by looking at its quotes, plot, and ending. In our video, we also break down… Continue reading Everything Everywhere All at Once Script — PDF Download

Wreck-It Ralph Script PDF Download — Plot, Quotes & Analysis

Wreck-It Ralph smashed onto the cinema scene in 2012 with some state-of-the-art animation, great voice performances, and a uniquely sharp script. We’re going to break down the Wreck-It Ralph screenplay by looking at its quotes, characters, and meta-references. By the end, you might be inspired to write a meta-textual script just like Phil Johnston and… Continue reading Wreck-It Ralph Script PDF Download — Plot, Quotes & Analysis

Fences Script PDF Download — Characters & Themes Analysis

August Wilson was one of the most revered scriptwriters of the 20th century. His magnum opus Fences is widely considered one of the greatest stage plays of all time. In 2016, more than ten years after Wilson’s death, Fences was produced as a feature film, with Denzel Washington and Viola Davis starring in the leading… Continue reading Fences Script PDF Download — Characters & Themes Analysis

Twilight Script PDF Download — Characters and Ending Analysis

When Twilight was released in 2008, it dominated pop culture, spawning more spoofs, imitations, and vampire erotica than any one person could keep track of. The film became one entry in a five-part series of movies that only got more expensive and melodramatic with each installment. While Twilight is no Battleship Potemkin, its script provides… Continue reading Twilight Script PDF Download — Characters and Ending Analysis

Scarface Script PDF Download — Characters & Ending Analysis

Brian De Palma’s 1983 remake of Howard Hawks’s 1932 original Scarface is a violent and vitriolic condemnation of power. But although the remake is perhaps most well-known for Al Pacino’s legendary performance as Tony Montana, Oliver Stone’s script contains a lot of personal insight as well. We’re going to tear down the Scarface script by… Continue reading Scarface Script PDF Download — Characters & Ending Analysis

Beauty and the Beast Script PDF Download: Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

Want to learn how to write an adaptation of an adaptation? Look no further than Stephen Chbosky and Evan Spiliotopoulos’s 2017 Beauty and the Beast script. We’re going to break down the Beauty and the Beast script by looking at its characters, quotes, and ending. By the end, you’ll know how Chbosky and Spiliotopoulos renovated… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast Script PDF Download: Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

Little Women Script PDF Download — Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

Greta Gerwig’s adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s “Little Women” is a story of ambitious women and the birth of an artist. Of course, these themes are at the heart of the original work, but Gerwig’s Little Women screenplay strategically reconfigures the familiar narrative; the cozy classic becomes fresh and thrilling. How does Gerwig’s Little Women… Continue reading Little Women Script PDF Download — Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

Avatar Script PDF Download: Characters, Themes, and Analysis

James Cameron’s 2009 film Avatar marked a technological breakthrough in the world of computer generated filmmaking. But although Avatar received a lot of renown for its visuals, the Avatar script has largely fallen by the wayside. I don’t think it would be inaccurate to suggest most people who saw the film in 2009 don’t remember… Continue reading Avatar Script PDF Download: Characters, Themes, and Analysis

Game of Thrones Script PDF Download & Analysis

Let’s break down the Game of Thrones pilot screenplay. Unlike other more straightforward television pilot scripts, the Game of Thrones script is a bit more complex because it introduces several storylines and characters that at first seem to have nothing to do with each other. Let’s teardown the Game of Thrones original pilot script and… Continue reading Game of Thrones Script PDF Download & Analysis

Lord of the Rings Script PDF — ‘Fellowship’ Analysis & Download

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is the best story in the trilogy. There are those who will disagree with me, but there’s no denying that Fellowship does a tremendous job of establishing the characters and world of Middle-Earth – while also balancing fantastical whimsy with dramatic action. Fellowship is adapted… Continue reading Lord of the Rings Script PDF — ‘Fellowship’ Analysis & Download

Best Screenplays to Read for Aspiring Screenwriters — Top 10

What are the best movie scripts to study as an aspiring screenwriter? Reading great screenplays is an important part of the learning process for any developing screenwriter. By looking at the work of great writers, we can explore a multitude of styles and approaches. Studying great scripts can strengthen and inform your own writing. We’ll… Continue reading Best Screenplays to Read for Aspiring Screenwriters — Top 10

Ghostbusters Script PDF Download: Quotes, Characters & Plot

Since the mid-’80s, few films have entered the pop cultural landscape and stayed there like Ghostbusters. A strong comedic cast, talented director, and a memorable theme song catapulted the movie to the history books. And to paraphrase Peter Venkman, the franchise rights alone made them rich beyond their wildest dreams. But it all had to… Continue reading Ghostbusters Script PDF Download: Quotes, Characters & Plot

Drive Script PDF Download: Genre, Characters & Ending Analysis

Perhaps Drive’s most lasting impact is its look. The exquisite framing, blocking, and lighting throughout the film immerse the audience in a nocturnal cityscape that’s as dangerous as it is hypnotic. But the ethereal tone of Drive doesn’t just come from director Nicolas Winding Refn. The Drive script is a masterclass in restraint, allowing for a meditative… Continue reading Drive Script PDF Download: Genre, Characters & Ending Analysis

Jurassic Park Script PDF Download: Characters, Quotes, and Plot

What makes Jurassic Park a timeless story? While there are many reasons, one of the most important is the fantastic screenplay. Despite its age, the Jurassic Park script is a monument to classic story-telling. In this breakdown, we will provide a Jurassic Park summary, as well as why this script stands tall above all of… Continue reading Jurassic Park Script PDF Download: Characters, Quotes, and Plot