Moonlight Script PDF Download: Characters, Quotes, and Ending

Moonlight is a 2016 film that won the Academy Award for Best Picture. While it’s perhaps better known these days for the mix-up that ensued during the Oscar ceremony, the film itself is a breathtakingly beautiful tale that follows a young, black, gay man through childhood into early adulthood. There’s much screenwriters can learn from… Continue reading Moonlight Script PDF Download: Characters, Quotes, and Ending

Thor: Ragnarok Script PDF Download: Characters, Quotes, and Ending

Thor never had the most popular films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He wasn’t as popular as Iron Man, and his films weren’t as critically-acclaimed as Captain America’s. That all changed with the third film in his series, Thor: Ragnarok. Even from just the Thor: Ragnarok script, you could tell this was going to be… Continue reading Thor: Ragnarok Script PDF Download: Characters, Quotes, and Ending

Casablanca Script PDF Download: Quotes, Characters, and Ending

Casablanca is widely regarded as one of the greatest movies ever made. But did you know that the Casablanca script was actually adapted from an unproduced stage play? We’re going to touch on the production history of the Casablanca screenplay but first, let’s remind ourselves of the plot, quotes, characters, and ending. Make sure to… Continue reading Casablanca Script PDF Download: Quotes, Characters, and Ending

Ratatouille Script PDF Download: Plot, Characters, and Ending

Only nine animated films have ever been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay; Ratatouille is one of them. There’s so much that we can learn from the Ratatouille script from plot to characters to its satisfying ending. So, cook up your best dish, download a PDF copy, and follow along as we… Continue reading Ratatouille Script PDF Download: Plot, Characters, and Ending

Uncut Gems Script PDF Download: Plot, Characters, and Analysis

Every screenwriter wants to craft a taut and exciting story that keeps viewers riveted from first page to last. Not only are most amateur scripts not up to it, even many produced scripts fail to achieve this. The Safdie brothers’ Uncut Gems script is one of the rare screenplays that meets the challenge. This article… Continue reading Uncut Gems Script PDF Download: Plot, Characters, and Analysis

The Avengers Script PDF Download: Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

Years before Avengers: Infinity War was dubbed “the most ambitious crossover event” in history, there was the film that started it all: Marvel’s The Avengers. In this article, we’re going to analyze The Avengers script by looking at quotes, plot and characters. But before we jump in, let’s remind ourselves of the story structure and… Continue reading The Avengers Script PDF Download: Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

The Office Script PDF Download: Plot, Scene, and Script Analysis

The Office script for the series pilot is the foundation for one of the most popular comedies ever made. However, there were several things in the pilot that didn’t connect with American audiences. In this article, we’re going to break down The Office pilot script by looking at plot, scene choice and characters. Ultimately, we’re… Continue reading The Office Script PDF Download: Plot, Scene, and Script Analysis

Stranger Things Script PDF Download: Plot and Dialogue Analysis

How did The Duffer Brothers shock the world and create an overnight television sensation? As with most stories, it starts with a well-laid foundation, all transcribed on the page in the first Stranger Things script. In this article, we’re going to dig into the pilot script for Stranger Things to see how The Duffer Brothers… Continue reading Stranger Things Script PDF Download: Plot and Dialogue Analysis

What is Pre-Production in Film? A Blueprint for Success

Pre-production can be overwhelming even for the seasoned producer. It requires knowledge of many facets of production, as well as an ability to prevent potential crises down the line. It’s not always easy but if you stay organized, it’s pretty simple. So what is pre-production? When does it start and when does it end? This… Continue reading What is Pre-Production in Film? A Blueprint for Success

Mean Girls Script PDF Download: Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

The Mean Girls script is widely known for being Tina Fey’s screenwriting debut and the foundation for a cult hit, but what are the things that make it work so well? Let’s break down the Mean Girls script by looking at characters, quotes and story with the goal of finding the story’s major theme! Continue… Continue reading Mean Girls Script PDF Download: Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

Who is This Person? Finding a Character Using the Script Breakdown

There’s an old film school thought experiment that asks about a character, “What does he have in his refrigerator?” In this post, we’re going to practice that experiment.We can learn plenty about who a character is from the things they say, as well as the things others say about them. But we also learn who… Continue reading Who is This Person? Finding a Character Using the Script Breakdown

Training Day Script PDF Download: Quotes, Plot, and Characters

Originality. Yes, there’s structure, pacing, character, a million things to worry about… but beyond everything, a screenplay NEEDS to be original. Originality can come in many forms. You can have an original idea, original structure, original dialogue, or in the case of the Training Day script… one of the most original characters we’ve ever seen. Let’s… Continue reading Training Day Script PDF Download: Quotes, Plot, and Characters

The Breakfast Club Script PDF: Plot, Monologues, and Scene Analysis

The Breakfast Club is one of the greatest coming-of-age films of all time. The movie’s characters, dialogue, and organic conflict come together in a way that keeps audiences engaged, even when nothing much is happening. Because that’s the thing: Nothing really happens in The Breakfast Club. Beyond its nostalgic value, why is The Breakfast Club… Continue reading The Breakfast Club Script PDF: Plot, Monologues, and Scene Analysis

Star Wars: A New Hope Script — Screenplay Analysis and PDF Download

Although he didn’t know it in 1977, George Lucas’ script for Star Wars would go on to become the blueprint for the way modern movies are made, seen, and marketed. We’re going to break down the essential aspects of the Star Wars script, and how George Lucas made a science-fiction classic. Buckle up, we’re going… Continue reading Star Wars: A New Hope Script — Screenplay Analysis and PDF Download

The Lion King Script PDF Download: Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

The idea for The Lion King came in late 1988 when Roy E. Disney, Jeffrey Katzenberg, and Peter Schneider had the idea to have an animated film set in Africa. The screenplay went through numerous stages, and over time, it became the classic film millions of people love today with heartfelt quotes, lovable characters, and… Continue reading The Lion King Script PDF Download: Plot, Quotes, and Analysis

Fight Club Script: Characters, Quotes, and Screenplay PDF Download

The Fight Club script was adapted from Chuck Palahniuk’s book of the same name. This was Fox 2000’s first film, and while it is arguably one of the best films ever made, the executives at Fox 2000 reportedly hated the film.  We’re going to provide analysis of the Fight Club screenplay by touching on the Fight… Continue reading Fight Club Script: Characters, Quotes, and Screenplay PDF Download

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

The Irishman Script PDF Download: Plot, Characters Quotes, and Ending

The Irishman was directed by Martin Scorsese and stars Robert DeNiro, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, and Harvey Keitel. It marks one of the first major films produced by streaming behemoth, Netflix, and is likely to at least be nominated for an Oscar for Best Picture of the Year. We’re going to give you some analysis… Continue reading The Irishman Script PDF Download: Plot, Characters Quotes, and Ending