One final check of his surroundings --then he sets off,
in graceful motion, long strides eating up the ground.
He makes no sound at all.
13 EXT. SULLIVAN MANSION -FRONT DOOR -NIGHT 13
Thick wood with reinforced steel.
Luther stops by the door, takes off his backpack, opens
it. He puts on plastic gloves that have a special layer
of padding at the fingertips and palms. Now he takes a
key, inserts it in the front door, turns it, and the
instant he pushes the door open --ZOOM TO:
14 INT. SULLIVAN MANSION -FOYER -NIGHT 14
The infrared SECURITY DETECTOR --it immediately starts
to BEEP and you can see the seconds being counted down:
forty, thirty-nine, thirty -
15 LUTHER 15
--in his hands now is an automatic screwdriver, no more
than six inches long ---
he sets to work on the security panel that is inside
in the foyer next to the front door.
The screwdriver undoes the first screw, the second -CUT
16 SECURITY DETECTOR 16
Thirty-one, thirty, twenty -CUT
17 SCREWDRIVER 17
Now the third and fourth screws are in hands and he lifts
the security panel away.
The BEEPING sound is constant ---
and getting louder.
A tiny device, no bigger than a pocket calculator. It
has two wires protruding from it. It is, we are about to
find out, a tiny computer. Luther holds it like a baby.
18 SECURITY DETECTOR 18
Eighteen, seventeen -CUT
19 LUTHER 19
probing with the wires into the heart of the security
The BEEPING is LOUDER still.
The security panel. Luther is attempting delicate work
and it’s dark so it isn’t easy but he continues to probe
with the wires and -CUT
20 SECURITY DETECTOR 20
Eleven, ten -CUT
21 LUTHER 21
and he’s got it attached!
22 COMPUTER 22
Now the face of the tiny computer is alive with numbers
--they fly by much too fast for us to make them out
23 SECURITY DETECTOR 23
Four, three, two -CUT
24 FACE OF TINY COMPUTER 24
as five numbers lock --7 --13 --19 --8 --11 -The
BEEPING sound dies.
25 LUTHER 25
A glance across the foyer --the lights of the security
detector go from red to a warm looking green.