Blast from the Past script
Synopsis: Adam Webber (Brendan Fraser) has lived his entire life in confinement in a fallout shelter in Pasadena, Calif. When the Webber family's rations of food and supplies grow thin, Adam's eccentric father, Calvin (Christopher Walken), sends him on a dangerous restocking mission. When Adam emerges from the Webber family's subterranean refuge for the first time, he finds that rumors of a nuclear apocalypse were totally false -- and meets gorgeous Eve Rustikov (Alicia Silverstone).

BETTY:

Well, I wouldn't go that far.

(then)

Helen!

Helen has entered from the kitchen with more food. She

favors June Allison.

HELEN:

Hi, Betty! Dave!

BETTY:

Just look at you!

HELEN:

Any day now!

BETTY:

This is my sister and her husband.

HELEN:

Oh, hi! Welcome!

INT. LIVING ROOM

Calvin is using a cocktail shaker to very carefully make

Rob Roys for the crowd at the bar. It's like watching a

chemist at work. Calvin's a pipe-smoker.

CALVIN:

So anyhow this duck says to the clerk,

"I'd like to buy this lip balm." And

the clerk says, "Will that be cash or

a check?" And the duck says, "Just

put it on my bill!"

Polite laughter follows, but the guy out of Calvin's

sight-line rolls his eyes.

ANGLE - DAVE AND BOB

with drinks. Helen is in the b.g., rushing around, over-

serving everyone.

DAVE:

He was the golden-boy professor at Cal

Tech. But then he starts inventing

things.

BOB:

What kind of things?

DAVE:

You got me. Some kind of special

synthetic rubber. And some kind of

automated machine. Anyhow, suddenly

he gets rich. I mean rich! And quits

teaching.

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Hugh Wilson

Hugh Hamilton Wilson (born August 21, 1943) is an American movie director, writer and TV showrunner. He is best known as the creator of the TV series WKRP in Cincinnati and Frank's Place, and as the director of the popular movie comedies Police Academy and The First Wives Club. more…

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