Acronimous's Scripts

Here's the list of scripts submitted by acronimous  —  There are currently 234 scripts total — keep up the great work!

Sleepers

This is a true story about friendship that runs deeper than blood. This is my story & that of the only 3 friends in my life who truly mattered. Two of them were killers who never made it past the age of thirty. The other is a non-practicing attorney livi...

by Barry Levinson

added by acronimous
19 days ago
Frasier

Act One. THE JOB Scene One -KACL The Frasier Crane Show. Dr. Frasier Crane, the host, is at his console, admonishing a caller; Roz Doyle, his call-screener, is in her booth. Frasier: [firmly] Listen to yourself, Bob! You follow her to work, you eavesdrop on her calls, you open her mail. ...

by David Angell

added by acronimous
26 days ago
Set It Off

Thank you, sir. Have a nice day. Next in line, please. Ooh, a week in Hawaii. - All right, I'll fill in for you. - Are you sure? Yeah. You take your little honeymoon before I change my mind, all right? Oh, thank you. - There you go, sir. - Thank you very much. ...

by Takashi Bufford

added by acronimous
1 month ago
Fidel Castro Speech at the UN

Mr. President, Fellow Delegates Although it has been said of us that we speak at great length, you may rest assured that we shall endeavor to be brief and to put before you what we consider it our duty to say. We shall also speak slowly in order to co-operate with the interpreters. Some people...

by Fidel Castro

added by acronimous
2 months ago
Beatriz at Dinner

Hola, ¿qué sucede? Lola, no. Lola, ¿por qué? CENTRO DE CÁNCER ARDENDALE Kim, mírate. Te ves fantástica. Voy a acomodarme, ¿sí? Tardaré dos segundos. Respira hondo. Hacia abajo. Deja que llene tu estómago y que se expanda hacia tus pulmones. Contenla. Contenla. ...

by Mike White

added by acronimous
2 months ago
Eichmann

1 OVER BLACK: SUPER: “He said he will leap into his grave laughing, because thefeeling of having six million Jews’ deaths on his consciencegave him extraordinary satisfaction.” - Dieter Wisliceny, quoting Adolf Eichmann, 1948 Wind. The GROWLS of an approaching THUNDERSTORM as we PRELAP 2...

by Matthew Orton

added by acronimous
2 months ago
The Guns of Navarone

00:00:04 Must have been delayed, sir. 00:00:05 It will be here in a moment. 00:00:07 Yeah. 00:00:16 (vehicle approaching) Major franklin? 00:00:28 That's right. 00:00:30 My name is baker. 00:00:31 Sorry I was delayed. come along. 00:00:33 It's been so com...

by Carl Foreman

added by acronimous
3 months ago
300

When the boy was born... ...like all Spartans, he was inspected. If he'd been small or puny or sickly or misshapen... ...he would have been discarded. From the time he could stand, he was baptized in the fire of combat. Taught never to retreat, never to surrender. Taught that death on ...

by Zack Snyder

added by acronimous
4 months ago
Good Burger

♪ Nick, Nick, Nick, Nick, Nick-Nick, Nick ♪ ♪ Nickelodeon. ♪ Captioning sponsored by PARAMOUNT PICTURES ♪ Oh... oh... oh ♪ ♪ Mm-mm ♪ ♪ Oh... oh... oh. ♪ : Welcome to Good Burger, home of the Good Burger. Can I take your order? Huh. Just a Good Burger, please, and I'd like that to go. On...

by Dan Schneider

added by acronimous
4 months ago
Kingsman: The Secret Service

Narrator: Previously on AMC's The Walking Dead... RICK: What is this place? DEANNA: This is the start of sustainability, community. FATHER GABRIEL: Rick, his group... they're dangerous. GLENN: Noah died because of you. You tried to kill me. (crying) DARYL: Why? MORGAN: Cause all...

by Jane Goldman

added by acronimous
4 months ago
Trolls

Once upon a time... in a happy forest, in the happiest tree... lived the happiest creatures the world has ever known. The Trolls. They loved nothing more than to sing, and dance, and hug. Dance, and hug, and sing, and dance, and sing, and hug, and dance... and hug, and dance, and sing, an...

by Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Todd

added by acronimous
4 months ago
Gone Girl

Al BLACK SCREEN Al NICK (V.0.) When I think of my wife, I always think of her head. FADE IN: INT. BEDROOM - SOMETIME We see the back of AMY DUNNE’S HEAD, resting on a pillow. NICK (V.0.) I picture cracking her lovely skull, unspooling her brain, Nick runs his fingers...

by Gillian Flynn

added by acronimous
4 months ago
Boogie Nights

1 EXT. HOT TRAXX NIGHTCLUB - NIGHT CAMERA holds on this PACKED disco on Van Nuys Blvd. TITLE CARD: "San Fernando Valley, 1977" A CADILLAC SEVILLE pulls up to the valet area and CAMERA (STEADICAM) moves across the street, towards the car, landing close; From the Seville steps, JACK H...

by Paul Thomas Anderson

added by acronimous
4 months ago
Eden

(CONTINUED) 1 EXT. FIELD - EARLY MORNING 1 A LARGE OAK TREE in the early morning sun, moves slightly in the breeze. 2 EXT. TOWN - EARLY MORNING 2 A lone figure, BILLY FARRELL (35), staggers drunkenly across the SQUARE OF A PROVINCIAL TOWN. He is lost in his own world, ...

by Eugene O'Brien

added by acronimous
5 months ago
Tapping

BEGIN ACT ONE OVER BLACK: PO (V.O.) Every Human Being has a destiny. FADE IN: EXT. STREET - DAY A young man is walking down the street, with a backpack on his back, torn up shoes, and a look that says he could get through anything. This is PO (18). PO (V.O.) And no m...

by Jackson Gary

added by acronimous
6 months ago
Lion

EXTREME HIGH AERIAL - DAY (1987) We’re soaring - 20,000 feet above this vast island earth VERY HIGH AERIAL - DAY 15,000 feet now - we’re soaring over a dark emerald ocean - HIGH AERIAL - ABOVE INDIA - DAY 4,000 feet, whooshing effortlessly over cities, villages, countryside, rail ...

by Luke Davies

added by acronimous
7 months ago
Robin Williams: Live on Broadway

Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome Robin Williams Thank you! Peace! Are you safe up there? Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! Oh, yes! Oh, yes, my little seaman head friend! OK. Good night! Thank you very much! Thank you for the standing...

by Robin Williams

added by acronimous
7 months ago
Marlowe

FADE IN: INT. MOUSE BURROW – DAY Underground on a Virginia farm, Marlow wakes up in his burrow and realizes he is alone. He looks through the trash and fur covered walls to the sun light coming down the hole. Marlowe grabs his possessions – a human watch on a chain and two rings...

by Mark Mc Quown

added by acronimous
8 months ago
Wrath of the Gods

Introduction By Kim Goeller What is an Interactive Adventure Game? Adventure games have a few things in common. There is usually a quest or ultimate mystery to unravel, and the person on the quest is often the character controlled by the player. Generally there are obstacl...

by Joel Skidmore

added by acronimous
8 months ago
Midnight Express

PROLOGUE BLACK SCREEN - SUPERIMPOSE: THE FOLLOWING IS BASED ON A TRUE STORY. IT OCTOBER 6, 1970 ISTANBUL, TURKEY - SOUND UNDER, SHARP: CRACKLE - RIP - SNIP... FADE IN: ...

by Oliver Stone

added by acronimous
8 months ago
Sing Street

Card over Black: “The ‘60s never really happened in Ireland. So the ‘80s will be the ‘60s. And the ‘80s will make the ‘60s look like the ‘50s.” AN ALCOHOLIC. Pre-title: EXT. SYNGE STREET SCHOOL - DUBLIN CITY - MORNING Two FIFTEEN year-old BOYS stand outside this rough, inner city...

by John Carney

added by acronimous
8 months ago
Gold

EXT. THE JUNGLES OF INDONESIA - DAY A NATIVE slashes through thick foliage, leading a patrol of INDONESIAN MILITARY -- shouted commands and radio chatter. The tribesmen hack through the perimeter of the brush and the party emerges onto the wide silt bank of a muddy river. Suddenly WILD B...

by Patrick Massett

added by acronimous
8 months ago
The Founder

INT. ED’S DRIVE-IN - KITCHEN - DAY The kitchen of a drive-in restaurant outside St. Louis. It’s 1954. Traveling salesman RAY KROC (52) stands before a sample MIXING MACHINE, making his pitch to the OWNER. RAY KROC Now, I know what you’re thinking: “What the heck do I need a five- s...

by Robert D. Siegel

added by acronimous
8 months ago
Lion

EXTREME HIGH AERIAL - DAY (1987) We’re soaring - 20,000 feet above this vast island earth VERY HIGH AERIAL - DAY 15,000 feet now - we’re soaring over a dark emerald ocean - HIGH AERIAL - ABOVE INDIA - DAY 4,000 feet, whooshing effortlessly over cities, villages, countryside, rail li...

by Luke Davies

added by acronimous
8 months ago
Trump’s Speech to Congress

TRUMP: Thank you very much. Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, the first lady of the United States ... (APPLAUSE) ... and citizens of America, tonight, as we mark the conclusion of our celebration of Black History Month, we are reminded of our nation’s path toward civil right...

by Donald Trump

added by acronimous
8 months ago
Watergate Trial Conversations

MEETING AMONG PRESIDENT RICHARD M. NIXON, JOHN B. CONNALLY, JOHN D. EHRLICHMAN, CLIFFORD M. HARDIN, JOHN WHITAKER, GEORGE P. SHULTZ, J. PHIL CAMPBELL, DONALD B. RICE ON MARCH 23, 1971 FROM 5:05 TO 5:38 P.M. IN THE OVAL OFFICE PRESIDENT: Hi, Phil, how are you? CAMPBELL: Mr. President. PRESI...

by Watergate scandal

added by acronimous
9 months ago
Attack the Block

1 EXT. STARSCAPE - NIGHT 1 The NIGHT SKY, speckled with STARS. But look closelyand -- one of the stars is SHOOTING. 2 EXT. SOUTH LONDON SKYLINE - EVENING 2 Miles beneath, the South London SKYLINE. TOWER BLOCKS line the horizon like broken teeth. FIREWORKS crackle and bloom in the distance. ...

by Joe Cornish

added by acronimous
10 months ago
Westworld

(Theme music playing) Man: Bring her back online. Can you hear me? Woman, Western accent: Yes. I'm sorry. I'm not feeling quite myself. Man: You can lose the accent. Do you know where you are? Woman, standard accent: I'm in a dream. Man: That's right, Dolores. Y...

by Jonathan Nolan

added by acronimous
11 months ago
Donald J. Trump’s Victory Speech

TRUMP: Thank you. Thank you very much, everyone. (APPLAUSE) Sorry to keep you waiting; complicated business; complicated. (APPLAUSE) Thank you very much. (APPLAUSE) TRUMP: I’ve just received a call from Secretary Clinton. (APPLAUSE) She congratulated us — it’s about us — on our victory, a...

by Donald J. Trump

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Up in the Air

1. A SPOTLIGHT reveals RYAN BINGHAM standing at a PODIUM. He unzips a BACKPACK and sets it down beside him. RYAN How much does your life weigh? Ryan pauses to let us consider this. RYAN (CONT’D) Imagine for a second that you’re carrying a backpack... I want you to feel the s...

by Jason Reitman

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Wild Things

FADE IN: MAIN TITLE SEQUENCE -- BLACK INTERCUT -- QUICK FLASH-FORWARDS INSIDE A STEAMY SHOWER -- A wet naked woman and man wrapped around each other in ecstasy -- legs, arms, hair, mouths. BLACK -- MORE TITLES -- then Moonlight reflects on a vehicle's shiny...

by Stephen Peters

added by acronimous
1 year ago
First US Presidential Debate

HOLT: Good evening from Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. I’m Lester Holt, anchor of “NBC Nightly News.” I want to welcome you to the first presidential debate. The participants tonight are Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. This debate is sponsored by the Commission on Presidential De...

by Lester Holt

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Hollow Man

FADE IN: On complete darkness. A SMALL DOOR swings open. A circle of light reveals that we I re looking down the length of a tube. At the far end of the tube, we see a gloved hand dangling a rat. The hand shoves the frightened rat into the tube and closes the door behind it. The rat s stark w...

by Andrew W. Marlowe

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Concussion

1. OPEN ON EXTENDED TITLES, A CUT ASSEMBLY OF HOME MOVIE AND TV FOOTAGE: 1 1) Rhinelander High, Wisconsin. 1970. Rockwellian Americana: football cheerleaders, full stands in tribal green & white, convoys of yellow buses. Then- 2 2) A teenage MIKE WEBSTER playing for the Hodags. Bi...

by Peter Landesman

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Fury

OVER A BLACK SCREEN: April 1945 -- The Allied Armies strike at the heart of Germany. In four weeks the Third Reich will be no more... 1 EXT. FARMER'S FIELD - PREDAWN 1 Thick morning fog blankets all. A faint glow in the East. It's quiet save for the DISTANT RUMBLE of artillery....

by David Ayer

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Elephant Man

BLACK FADE IN: ABSTRACT DREAM CLOSE-UP of a gold framed miniature portrait of JOHN MERRICK'S MOTHER (tune or melody over her picture, heartbeat), which DISSOLVES TO CLOSE-UP of real Mother smiling A shadow comes ...

by David Lynch

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Interstellar

MARCH 12 2008 SPACE. But not the dark lonely corner of it we're used to. This is a glittering inferno -- the center of a distant galaxy. Suddenly, something TEARS past at incredible speed: a...

by Christopher Nolan

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Shrek

SHREK Written by William Steig & Ted Elliott SHREK Once upon a time there was a lovely princess. But she had an enchantment ...

by Ted Elliott

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Exorcist

EXTERIOR- IRAQ- EXCATVATION SITE- NINEVEH- DAY Pickaxes and shovels weld into the air as hundreds of excavators tear at the desert. The camera pans around the area where hundreds of Iraqi workmen dig for ancient finds. The caption Northern Iraq appears at the bottom of the screen as the digg...

by William Friedkin

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Almost Famous

1FADE IN1 A close-shot of a yellow legal tablet. A young hand comes into frame, holding a pencil. For a few moments, we hear only the soft scratching of pencil on paper, as credits are written in a series of dissolves. The hand carefully erases and corrects an error or two along the way. And...

by Cameron Crowe

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Queen

1. ARCHIVE TELEVISION FOOTAGE It’s Election Day 1997. Up and down the country, the PEOPLE OF BRITAIN, people of all shapes and sizes and denominations, black and white, young and old, are going to the Polls. Everyone, that is, except the people that live in... EXT. BUCKINGHAM PALAC...

by Peter Morgan

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Friday the 13th

FADE IN: 1 EXT. ROAD - DAY The TRACK is SILENT. The CAMERA looks at a sign. It reads: CAMP CRYSTAL LAKE Established 1935 Gradually we can begin to hear, in ...

by Victor Miller

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Gangs of New York

INT. ROOM OLD BREWERY DAY Half in shadow, a man named VALLON, dressed in black, fastens a clean white clerical collar around his thick neck. He raises a jagged razor to his face, RAKES it across his right cheek, drawing BLOOD. He does not flinch. The sharp SCRAPING of the jagged blade against s...

by Jay Cocks

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Beavis and Butt-Head Do America

The movie begins with scenes of people screaming in horror and running down the streets of a big city. The ground shakes from what seems like giant footsteps. There are pieces of building debris falling everywhere, people getting crushed, power lines coming down, etc. - complete pandemonium. ...

by Mike Judge

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Steve Jobs

From a BLACK SCREEN --we’re in the middle of a confidential conversation. ANDY (V.O.) The screen says it’s an unimplemented trap but the dialogue box is wrong, it’s a system error. JOANNA (V.O.) When did it happen? ANDY (V.O.) About 10 minutes ago, we’ve been working it. JOANNA (...

by Aaron Sorkin

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Analyze That

FADE IN: INT. DIMLY-LIT BAR - NIGHT Two men, CAESAR and MARTY "DUCKS," stand at the end of the deserted bar, talking quietly, oblivious to the exotic dancer grinding her pelvis on a pole in the middle of the small stage. Body language and charisma tell us that Caesar is the boss...

by Kenneth Lonergan

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Big Fish

FADE IN A RIVER. We’re underwater, watching a fat catfish swim along. This is The Beast. EDWARD (V.O.) There are some fish that cannot be caught. It’s not that they’re fasteror stronger than other fish. They’rejust touched by something extra. Call it luck. Call it grace. One such fish ...

by John August

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away... STAR WARS EPISODE VII THE FORCE AWAKENS Luke Skywalker has vanish...

by Lawrence Kasdan

added by acronimous
1 year ago
As Good as It Gets

FADE IN: INT. APARTMENT BUILDING (NEW YORK), HALLWAY - NIGHT ANGLE ON apartment doorway. As it opens and an enormously SWEET-FACED, ELDER WOMAN steps out, bungled up against the cold -- turning back to call inside to the unseen love of her long life. SWEET-FACED WOMAN I'm just going to...

by Mark Andrus

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Apartment

A DESK COMPUTER A man's hand is punching out a series of figures on the keyboard. BUD (V.O.) On November first, 1959, the population of New York City was 8,042,783. if you laid all these people end to end, figuring a...

by Billy Wilder

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Jeepers Creepers

EXT. LONELY COUNTRY ROAD. DAY. An empty ribbon of asphalt. Winding through an endless stretch of meadows and farmlands. For a long moment, silence. Then, a distant speck. A car moving toward us. A SOUND APPROACHING WITH IT NOW. A RADIO BLARING AND TWO RAISED VOICES SINGING WITH IT. TR...

by Victor Salva

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Room

ACT I SCENE 1 YOU CAN SEE THE GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE, SUNRISE BEHIND THE BAY. THEN AN EXTERNAL SHOT OF AN APARTMENT BUILDING SOUTH OF MARKET STREET. THERE IS A SHOT OF A WINDOW OF THE ROOM. IT IS FURNISHED SIMPLY. AS WE PAN ACROSS THE ROOM WE SEE A MAN AND A WOMAN ASLEEP AND PARTIALLY NAKED. T...

by Tommy Wiseau

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Beetlejuice

EXT: WINTER RIVER, CONNECTICUT -- DAY A bucolic New England town, but rather too clean and neat to be entirely real. There is no visible population. Ominous, vibrating music. On Main Street, a banner proclaims: COME TO THE ...

by Michael McDowell

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Usual Suspects

1 -BLACK The lonely sound of a buoy bell in the distance. Water slapping against a smooth, flat surface in rhythm. The creaking of wood. Off in the very far distance, one can make out the sound of sirens. SUDDENLY, a single match ignites and invades the darkness. ...

by Christopher McQuarrie

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Erin Brockovich

INT. DR. JAFFE'S OFFICE - DAY A successful-looking doctor sits behind a desk in a well- appointed office. He's looking at someone off-camera. DR. JAFFE Uh, but you have no actual medical ...

by Susannah Grant

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Cinema Paradiso

1 GIANCALDO. SALVATORE'S MOTHER'S HOUSE. EXT/INT. DAY The October sun slashes through the gray clouds, cuts across the shadow towards the sea, along the coast where the new suburbs of the city of Giancaldo have been built up. Bright light streams through the windows, glancing off the...

by Giuseppe Tornatore

added by acronimous
1 year ago
I Spit on Your Grave

FADE IN: 1 OMITTED 1 EXT. CITY STREET - DAY JENNIFER HILLS races down from a stoop, a suitcase rolling along behind her. Even dressed down, this city girl can't hide her natural beauty and panache. She makes her ...

by Adam Rockoff

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Bill Clinton's DNC speech

CLINTON: Thank you! (APPLAUSE) Thank you! (APPLAUSE) Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! (APPLAUSE) Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! In the spring of 1971 I met a girl. (LAUGHTER) (APPLAUSE) The first time I saw her we were, appropriately enough, in a class on political...

by Bill Clinton

added by acronimous
1 year ago
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

FADE IN: TITLE SEQUENCE: 1INT. BOSTON - OLD NORTH CHURCH - DAY The setting sun backlights a series of abstract colored images. Holy images of STAINED GLASS and lead. FOOTSTEPS ECHO across the marble floor. REVEAL - JULIE JAMES A little older, a little wiser, yet still very pretty, no doubt....

by Trey Callaway

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Next Three Days

FADE IN: 1 INT. SUV -- DAY 1 No sound. We are in a speeding SUV. The passenger, LARA, unsnaps her seat belt and reaches for the door handle. The driver, JOHN, sees her door open and dives to GRAB her. The SUV spins, HORNS BLARE, TIRES SCREECH, cars swerve to avoid collision. We aren't ...

by Paul Haggis

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Toy Story

FADE IN: INT. ANDY'S BEDROOM A row of moving boxes lie on the floor of the room. They are drawn up in crayon to look like a miniature Western town. The bedroom is lined with cloud wallpaper giving the impression of sky. One of the boxes has a children's illustrated "WANTED"...

by Joss Whedon

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Appaloosa

1 INT. BOSTON HOUSE SALOON, APPALOOSA - LATE AFTERNOON 1 Particles of dust float in rays of sunlight slicing throughlouvered saloon doors. The doors push open silhouetting the holstered guns of two men. The bartender, FAT WALLIS, looks up as he lights an oil lamp chandelier. Close on CHALK ...

by Ed Harris

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Carnage

1 EXT. PLAYGROUND IN PARK - DAY 1 WIDE ANGLE VIEW: A playground in Brooklyn. A winter sun shines brightly. Stark trees and patchy grass. A boy of about 10 years stands apart from a group of kids his age. In his hand he is holding a large piece of tree branch, twirling it absently, with t...

by Yasmina Reza

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Meet Me in St. Louis

" MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, LOUIS " " MEET ME AT THE FAIR " " DON'T TELL ME THE LIGHTS ARE SHINING " " ANYPLACE BUT THERE " " WE WILL DANCE THE HOOTCHIE-KOOTCHIE " " I WILL BE YOUR TOOTSIE-WOOTSIE " " IF YOU WILL MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, LOUIS " " MEET ME AT THE FAIR "" ...

by Irving Brecher

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Judgment at Nuremberg

I didn't know it was so bad. Couple of incendiaries, these old buildings go up like cellophane. There's a wall that separates the old section of Nuremberg from the new. Goes back to... ...

by Abby Mann

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Descendants

1 EXT. THE OCEAN - DAY 1 CLOSE ON a beautiful 40-YEAR-OLD WOMAN at the helm of a powerful SPEEDBOAT -- her hair tossed back by the wind, her mouth in a euphoric grin. FADE OUT. 2 ...

by Alexander Payne

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Hudson Hawk

FADE IN: 1 OMITTED 1 1A EXT. VINCI COUNTRYSIDE -RENAISSANCE -DAY 1A A TRAVELING MERCHANT WITH AN UNFORGETTABLY ETCHED FACE rambles past a timelessly beautiful Italian countryside on a trusty mule. A jaw-droppingly storybook castle looms before him. The merchant dismounts and pulls ...

by Steven E. de Souza

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Apt Pupil

FADE IN: Through the window of a moving vehicle, we see a series of small, middle-class houses. This could be any suburban street in America. INT. CITY BUS - DAY A boy is seated near the back of a moving bus. This is TODD BOWDEN, 15, as All-American as they com...

by Brandon Boyce

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Miami Vice

FADE IN: EXT. OCEAN - CLOSE UP: WATER - MORNING LIGHT We are at the delicate interface between ocean and air...liquid and gas...the event horizon where molecules evaporate. This interchange is ethereal. Then, low frequencies rumble through depths...louder...closer, now... A...

by Michael Mann

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Anna Karenina

INT. POKROVSKOE--NIGHT CLOSE--Expert fingers--female, unlovely, capable--shape a small lump of dough which, with some shreds of cabbage, becomes a filled bun called a pirozhok . . . which is now placed on a baking tray to join ...

by Tom Stoppard

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Enter the Dragon

Braithwaite: Hello Mr. Lee. My name's Braithwaite. Lee: Hello, Mr. Braithwaite. Braithwaite: I've come to speak with you about a matter of great importance.. Lee: Have some tea? Braithwaite: Yes indeed.....uh, this is very pleasant. Mr. Lee, I've come to speak with you about a...

by Michael Allin

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Flushed Away

Flushed Away script - Car's here! - It's 9:00! We'll miss our flight! - Traveler's checks... - You have the tickets? - Tabitha, did you feed Roddy? - Oops. I just know we've forgotten something. Roddy, where are you? We'll be back in a few days, so here�...

by Dick Clement

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1 year ago
M*A*S*H

FADE IN: EXT. LANDING AREA OUTSIDE 4077TH MASH – DAY Our attention is concentrated on a sign reading: "THIS IS WHERE IT IS – PARALLEL 38." Below these words, arrows point to "NORTH KOREA" in one direction, "S...

by Ring Lardner Jr.

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Supernatural

OVER BLACK- LAWRENCE, KANSAS. 1982. EXT. NEIGHBORHOOD STREET - NIGHT A small town American HOME on a small town American street. We DRIFT UP towards a warm, lighted yellow WINDOW, on the second floor. As we float closer, we spy inside... a WOMAN. Standing beside a crib. She holds a TO...

by Eric Kripke

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Rush Hour

FADE IN: EXT. HONG KONG -- NIGHT We're in a HELICOPTER POV flying over Hong Kong's dazzling skyline. SUPER - HONG KONG - JUNE 30, 1997 FADE UP the sound of a RADIO NEWSCAST as we continue to fly over luxury, high rise condos, gleaming corporate headquarters, and busy freeways. NEW...

by Ross LaManna

added by acronimous
1 year ago
City of Angels

FADE IN: EXT. LIMBO - DAY/NIGHT A heavy mist hangs before us - endless and impenetrable. And out of that primordial fog a CROW materializes, flying toward the camera in slow motion. ...

by Dana Stevens

added by acronimous
1 year ago
The Breakfast Club

BLANK SCREEN: Against Black, TITLE CARD: "...and these children that you spit on, as they try to change their worlds are immune to your consultations. They're quite aware of what they're going through... ...

by John Hughes

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Thor

FADE IN: On the blackness of SPACE, beautiful and mysterious, strewn with a billion stars. Atop a building, a wrought-iron sign -- a HAMMER-WIELDING BLACKSMITH -- spins listlessly in the wind as a swirling breeze kicks up. A hint of what's t...

by Ashley Miller

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

INT. INTERROGATION ROOM - PRESENT This whole scene is shot using only extreme close-ups of eyes, cards, tapping fingers and mouths. We open on a bright pair of eyes. One is bruised and slightly swollen, but this does not detract from their clarity. EDDY Three card brag is a simple form of p...

by Guy Ritchie

added by acronimous
1 year ago
Pretty Woman

EXT. A HOUSE IN THE HOLLYWOOD HILLS - NIGHT The view of downtown Los Angeles from the enormous, ornate house is extraordinary. A small outdoor dinner party is in progress. A MAGICIAN is entertaining guests. Playing cards and coins appear and disappear in his nimble hands. INT. HOUS...

by J. F. Lawton

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The King's Speech

OPEN ON: 1 INT. BATHROOM, YORK HOUSE, LONDON - DAY (MID-1930'S) 1 A shimmering surface of cold water - held in an immense, free standing, white enamelled bathtub with gilded lion's legs - bulges in SLOW MOTION to the chords of Handel's "Trumpet ...

by David Seidler

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Jaws

OVER BLACK Sounds of the innerspaces rushing forward. Then a splinter of blue light in the center of the picture. It breaks wide, showing the top and bottom a silhouetted curtain of razor sharp teeth suggesting that we are inside ...

by Peter Benchley

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2001: A Space Odyssey

TITLE PART I AFRICA 3,000,000 YEARS AGO ------------------------------------------------------------------------ A1 VIEWS OF AFRICAN DRYLANDS - DROUGHT The remorseless drought had lasted now for ten million years, and would not end for another million. The reign of the ter- rible liza...

by Stanley Kubrick

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Blue Velvet

FADE IN: FOLDS OF BLUE VELVET UNDULATE EVER SO SLOWLY. WITH TITLES DISSOLVE TO: 1. EXT. BEAUMONTS' FRONT LAWN - DAY Blue skies. PAN SLOWLY DOWN to clean white picket fence, with beautiful red roses in front of it. Birds CHIRP in the distance. A faint sprinkler SOUND is heard. Very swe...

by David Lynch

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Saving Private Ryan

FADE IN: CREDITS: White lettering over a back background. The THUNDEROUS SOUNDS OF A MASSIVE NAVAL BARRAGE are heard. The power is astonishing. It roars through the body, blows back the hair and rattles the ears. FAD...

by Robert Rodat

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Smokey and the Bandit

FADE IN: THE HIGHWAY - DAY Georgia. Two-lane blacktop, stretching from here to heaven. Empty. Silent. Then, suddenly in the far distance, several dark specks rise over a hill and head straight toward camera. Camera ho...

by James Lee Barrett

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Bruce Almighty

INT. KOWOLSKI'S BAKERY - KITCHEN - DAY A news crew shuttles around a GIGANTIC COOKIE. Standing by are the KOWOLSKI BROTHERS, GUSTOV and VOL, two SHORT, STOCKY, MEN, along with MOTHER KOWOLSKI and other bakery family employees. A "30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY" sign hangs in the background. ...

by Steve Koren

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Shakespeare in Love

INT. THE ROSE THEATRE. DAY. SKY. Over which a title "LONDON--SUMMER 1593" appears. Title card: In the glory days of the Elizabethan theatre two playhouses were fighting it out for writers and audiences. North of the city was the Curtain Theatre, h...

by Marc Norman

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Raiders of the Lost Ark

FADE IN: EXT. PERU - HIGH JUNGLE - DAY The dense, lush rain forests of the eastern slopes of the Andes, the place known as "The Eyebrow of the Jungle". Ragged, jutting canyon walls are half-hidden by the thick mists. ...

by Lawrence Kasdan

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Mad Max 2

THE MONTAGE BLACK AND WHITE ACADEMY FORMAT la.THE WASTELAND.DAY. Flurries of dust and sand swirl around us as we move through an eerie, barren land. The only sound is the howl of a rising wind. Ahead something looms out of the storm. As we approach we see that it is the rusting remains of a...

by Terry Hayes

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Beauty and the Beast

NARRATOR: Once upon a time, in a faraway land, a young prince lived in a shining castle. Although he had everything his heart desired, the prince was spoiled, selfish, and unkind. But then, one winter's night, an old beggar woman came to the ca...

by Linda Woolverton

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Casino

EXT. RESTAURANT PARKING LOT, LAS VEGAS, 1983 - DAY SAM 'ACE' ROTHSTEIN, a tall, lean, immaculately dressed man approaches his car, opens the door, and gets inside to turn on the ignition. ACE (V.O.) When you love someone, you've gotta ...

by Nicholas Pileggi

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Zootopia

FADE IN: EXT. RABBITON, USA YOUNG BUNNIFER GOODWIN is starring in an elementary school production of “How to Exposit the Premise of Your Entire Universe Without Really Trying”. CGI YOUNG BUNNIFER GOODWIN Many years ago, predator animals had a nasty habit of killing and devouring us prey animal...

by Jared Bush

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No Country for Old Men

FADE IN: EXT. MOUNTAINS - NIGHT Snow is falling in a gusting wind. The voice of an old man: VOICE OVER I was sheriff of this county when I was twenty-five. Hard to believe. Grandfather was a lawman. Father too. Me and him was sheriff at the same time, him in Plano and me here. I think...

by Coen brothers

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All About Eve

FADE IN: INT. DINING HALL - SARAH SIDDONS SOCIETY - NIGHT It is not a large room and jammed with tables, mostly for four but some for six and eight. A long table of honor, for about thirty people, has been placed upon a dais. Diner is over. Demi-tasses, cigars and brandy. The overall effect is...

by Joseph L. Mankiewicz

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The Lost Weekend

FADE IN: A-1 THE MAN-MADE MOUNTAIN PEAKS OF MANHATTAN on a sunny day in October, 1938. THE CAMERA PANS ACROSS the distant ridge of midtown buildings, then slowly FINDS A FOREGROUND: THE REAR OF A SMALL APARTMENT HOUSE on East 55th Street. It is a 4-story affair of brick, housing some eig...

by Charles Brackett

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Thelma and Louise

FADE IN: INT. RESTAURANT - MORNING (PRESENT DAY) LOUISE is a waitress in a coffee shop. She is in her early- thirties, but too old to be doing this. She is very pretty and meticulously groomed, even at the end of her shift. She is slamming dirty coffee cups from the counter into a bus tra...

by Callie Khouri

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Traffic

EXT. COLUMBUS, OHIO - DAY The state capital of Ohio. It's an impressive building for a city this size. SUPERTITLE: COLUMBUS, OHIO - STATE CAPITAL INT. OHIO STATE SUPREME COURT - DAY In chambers striving for august, JUSTICES listen to a lawyer MR. RODMAN, argue his case before the h...

by Stephen Gaghan

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American Beauty

INT. FITTS HOUSE - RICKY'S BEDROOM - NIGHT On VIDEO: JANE BURNHAM lays in bed, wearing a tank top. She's sixteen, with dark, intense eyes. JANE I need a father who's a role model, not some horny geek-boy who's gonna spray his shorts whenever I bring a girlfriend home from sc...

by Alan Ball

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Dog Day Afternoon

FADE IN: EXT. ELECTRIC SIGN It FILLS THE SCREEN (designed to exactly FILL THE FRAME size of whatever ratio we're shooting in). It says: 2:51 This message will be a little cryptic to t...

by Frank Pierson

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King Kong

EXT. SKIES OVER FRANCE 1917 - DAY CAMERA drifts towards a large puffy cloud floating 6000ft above the French countryside ... ... a roar of engines - sounding like angry buzzing bees - and three ... six ... NINE SOPWITH CAMEL FIGHTER PLANES emerge from the cloud, flying in tight formation. Th...

by Fran Walsh

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The Lion King

{Open, black screen} {Start nature sound effects} {Cue Castle screen} {Fade to black} {Cue lion roar in the background, calling the animals to gather to Pride Rock for the Ceremony.} [THE CIRCLE OF LIFE] [ MS: Male Singer BS: Background Singer FS: Female Singer (lead) ] {S...

by Irene Mecchi

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1 year ago
3:10 to Yuma

1. A dark room in a small ranch house. A desert wind blows in gusts. WILLIAM EVANS (14), lies awake. Not a boy and not a man, there’s a restlessness in his eyes. He lights a match, watching it blow out in his fingers. His brother, MARK (7), lies beside him, his breathing labored, asthma...

by Michael Brandt

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JFK

FADE IN Credits run in counterpoint through a 7 to 10 minute sequence of documentary images setting the tone of John F. Kennedy's Presidency and the atmosphere of those tense times, 1960 through 1963. An omniscient narrator...

by Oliver Stone

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Hotel Rwanda

FADE IN: SCREEN TYPE: THIS IS A TRUE STORY EXT. KIGALI AIRPORT. DAY A burning white sun high in a clear blue sky, PAN DOWN TO: A rundown (sixties) airport, peeling in the heat. A mad traffic jam of cars, vans, motorbikes all stopped...

by Keir Pearson

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Batman

FADE IN: EXT. CITYSCAPE - NIGHT The place is Gotham City. The time, 1987 -- once removed. The city of Tomorrow: stark angles, creeping shadows, dense, crowded, airless, a random tangle of steel and concrete, self-generating, almost subterranean in its aspect......

by Sam Hamm

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Ordinary People

1 EXT. BEAUTIFUL COUNTRYSIDE, SMALL TOWN ­ DAY 1 Small beautiful country town in the fall, on the shore of a great lake. Close in on school. [Music: Canon in D by Pachelbel, and angel voices singing then: ] ...

by Alvin Sargent

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1 year ago
The Monster Squad

FADE IN EXT. SEATONVILLE HARBOR - NIGHT The brackish waters of a modest commercial marina, with rows of contract fishing and cargo trawlers hugging the concrete strip of the waterfront and warehouse blocks. Fog hangs low over the water. All's quiet on the night watch, save for the ...

by Shane Black

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A Few Good Men

FADE IN: EXT. A SENTRY TOWER -- -- in the middle of the night, in the middle of nowhere. Small beams of light coming from lamps attached to the tower cut through the ground mist. We HEAR all the unidentifiable sounds ...

by Aaron Sorkin

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1 year ago
Good Will Hunting

FADE IN: EXT. SOUTH BOSTON ST. PATRICK'S DAY PARADE -- DAY CUT TO: INT. L STREET BAR & GRILLE, SOUTH BOSTON -- EVENING The bar is dirty, more than a little run down. If th...

by Matt Damon

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1 year ago
Fight Club

SCREEN BLACK JACK (V.O.) People were always asking me, did I know Tyler Durden. FADE IN: INT. SOCIAL ROOM - TOP FLOOR OF HIGH RISE -- NIGHT TYLER has one arm around Jack's shoulder; the other hand holds a...

by Jim Uhls

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Luther

1 EXT. KTR MEDICO WAREHOUSE - NIGHT 1 - 00.00 1 A DECAYED, POST-INDUSTRIAL STRUCTURE. Wasteland. 2 INT. KTR MEDICO WAREHOUSE, MAIN AREA - NIGHT 1 - 00.01 2 HENRY MADSEN - a handsome man in suit and tie - stands alone in this VAST FORSAKEN SPACE. Breathing exerted, afraid. Thinking hard. Sc...

by Neil Cross

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1 year ago
South Park

EXT. SCHOOL BUS STOP - MORNING STAN, KYLE AND KENNY wait in the snow for their school bus, holding their lunch boxes and debating. KIDS (Singing) School days school days, t...

by Matt Stone

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1 year ago
American History X

INT. HOUSE - CLOSED EYES A young man's blue eyes slowly open. A girl moans from the next room. EXT. STREET CORNER - A LARGE TIRE turns the corner and splashes through a puddle from an earlier rain. TUPAC SHAK...

by David McKenna

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1 year ago
Die Hard

FADE IN 1 405 FREEWAY - LOS ANGELES - EARLY EVENING 1 Christmas tinsel on the light poles. We ARE LOOKING east past Inglewood INTO the orange grid of L.A. at night when suddenly we TILT UP TO CATCH the huge belly of a landing 747 -- the noise...

by Jeb Stuart

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1 year ago
Being John Malkovich

INT. CHEERLESS ROOM - DAY The room is bare, dusty. A ceiling fan turns. The wall clock ticks. Craig, 30 years old and small, sits at a collapsible card table. The only item on the table is a book. Craig picks it up, looks at the jacket. It's entitled "Sit." Craig opens the book. ...

by Charlie Kaufman

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1 year ago
12 Monkeys

FADE IN: INT. CONCOURSE/AIRPORT TERMINAL - BAY CLOSE ON A FACE. A nine year old boy, YOUNG COLE, his eyes wide with wonder. watching something intently. We HEAR the sounds of the P.A. SYSTEM droning Flight Information mingled with the sounds of urgent SHOUTS, running FEET, EXCLAMATIONS. YOU...

by David Peoples

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1 year ago
Young Guns

CHAVEZ You want to play games, pendejo? STEVE You red-assed Mexican greaser. You do it with your horse! Mexican greaser! STEVE Greaser! Greaser... come on greaser...

by John Fusco

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1 year ago
The Social Network

FROM THE BLACK WE HEAR-- MARK (V.O.) Did you know there are more people with genius IQ's living in China than there are people of any kind living in the United States? ERICA (V.O. ) That can...

by Aaron Sorkin

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1 year ago
Dances with Wolves

INT. FIELD HOSPITAL TENT - DAY A black screen. The sound of a knife cutting through boot leather. Fade in on the waists of two men (THE SURGEONS) hovering around a crude operating table. In the extreme background, TWO...

by Michael Blake

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1 year ago
Edward Scissorhands

OLD KIM Snuggle in, sweetie. It's cold out there. GRANDDAUGHTER Why is it snowing, grandma? Where does it come from? OLD KIM Oh, that's a long story, sweetheart. GRANDDAUGHTER I want to hear. OLD KIM Oh, not tonight. Go to sleep. GRANDDAUGHTER I'm not sleepy. Tell me, please....

by Caroline Thompson

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1 year ago
Beavis and Butt-Head Do America

The movie begins with scenes of people screaming in horror and running down the streets of a big city. The ground shakes from what seems like giant footsteps. There are pieces of building debris falling everywhere, people getting crushed, power lines coming down, etc. - complete pandemonium. ...

by Mike Judge

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1 year ago
Gladiator

FADE IN: EXT. FOREST - DAY Germania. The far reaches of the Roman Empire. Winter 180 A.D. Incongruously enough, the first sound we hear is a beautiful tenor voice. Singing. A boy's voice. CREDITS as we hear the haunting song float through dense forests. We finally come to a rough, ...

by David Franzoni

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1 year ago
Troy

FADE IN: 1 EXT. THESSALIAN VALLEY - DAY 1 A mangy, bone-thin DOG lopes across the broad valley floor, sniffing at the ground. At first the scene appears bucolic: tall grass, patches of wildflowers, blue sky above. But as the dog keeps running we see signs of conflict. A spear, half im...

by David Benioff

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The Power of One

FADE IN: 1 EXT. SOUTH AFRICAN FARM - DAY (1939) A white car sits in the yard of the farmhouse. On the door, a decal: "CAPETOWN SANITORIUM." Two men dressed in the white uniforms of the sanitorium exit the farmhouse; one gently guiding a rather frail, troubledwoman toward the car; t...

by Robert Mark Kamen

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1 year ago
Forrest Gump

EXT. A SAVANNAH STREET - DAY (1981) A feather floats through the air. The falling feather. A city, Savannah, is revealed in the background. The feather floats down toward the city below. The feather drops down toward the street below...

by Eric Roth

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1 year ago
American Sniper

All gave some. Some gave all. 1 OVER BLACK 1 The groan of tank treads drowns out THE CALL TO PRAYER asan entire MARINE COMPANY advances over the top of us. 2 EXT. STREET, FALLUJAH, IRAQ - DAY 2 The sun melts over squat residences on a narrow street. MARINE COMPANY creeps toward us like a c...

by Jason Hall

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1 year ago
Hannah and Her Sisters

As the last credit appears, the song ends in a crescendo and the screen fades to total black. Immediately, a new melody begins, an uptempo jazz number, as a title appears on the screen. "God, she's beautiful..." CUT T...

by Woody Allen

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1 year ago
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

TITLES UNFOLD IN BLACKNESS as we are lulled by the distant flute-like sounds of a recorder. Overall the effect is mournful and haunting, elegant and serene ... ... and we CRASH TO: EXT - BARENTS SEA - NIGHT ... a storm of inconceivable force and violence. Merc...

by Frank Darabont

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1 year ago
Avatar

THE SOUND OF DRUMS, from a great distance, growing louder. FADE IN: WE ARE FLYING through mist, a dimly glimpsed forest below. VOICE (V.O.) When I was lying there in the VA hospital, with a big hole blown through the middle of my life, I started having these dreams of flying. We are very...

by James Cameron

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1 year ago
Gattaca

FADE IN A white title appears on a black screen. "As night-fall does not come at once, neither does oppression...It is in such twilight that we all must be aware of change in the air - however slight - lest we become victims of ...

by Andrew Niccol

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1 year ago
Lethal Weapon

FADE IN: CITY OF ANGELS lies spread out beneath us in all its splendor, like a bargain basement Promised Land. CAMERA SOARS, DIPS, WINDS its way SLOWLY DOWN, DOWN, bringing us IN OVER the city as we: SUPER MAIN TITLES. TITLES END, as we - SPIRAL DOWN TOWARD a lush, high-rise ap...

by Shane Black

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1 year ago
Schindler's List

IN BLACK AND WHITE: TRAIN WHEELS grinding against track, slowing. FOLDING TABLE LEGS scissoring open. The LEVER of a train door being pulled. NAMES on lists on clipboards held by clerks moving alongside the tracks. ...

by Steven Zaillian

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1 year ago
Titanic

1 BLACKNESS Then two faint lights appear, close together... growing brighter. They resolve into two DEEP SUBMERSIBLES, free-falling toward us like express elevators. One is ahead of the other, and passes close enough to FILL FRAME, looking like a spacecraft blazing with lights, bristling with i...

by James Cameron

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1 year ago
Goodfellas

FADE IN: JUNE 11, 1970S QUEENS, NEW YORK. THE SUITE - NIGHT A smoky, overdecorated cocktail lounge and nightclub on Queens Boulevard. Sergio Franchi is in full voice on the jukebox. It is after midnight. It has bean a long night.....

by Nicholas Pileggi

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1 year ago
Reservoir Dogs

1 INT. UNCLE BOB'S PANCAKE HOUSE - MORNING Eight men dressed in BLACK SUITS, sit around a table at a breakfast cafe. They are MR. WHITE, MR. PINK, MR. BLUE, MR. BLONDE, MR. ORANGE, MR. BROWN, NICE GUY EDDIE CABOT, and the big boss, JOE CABOT. Most are fini...

by Quentin Tarantino

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1 year ago
Shattered Glass

There are so many show-offs in journalism. So many braggarts and jerks. They are always selling, always working the room, always trying to make themselves look hotter than they actually are. ...

by Billy Ray

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1 year ago
Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!

And now for all you romantics out there, this one is for you. Hello, Betty. Shouldn't you be at the hospital, looking after a certain other soldier? Is there any way you can find it in your heart to forgive m...

by Victor Levin

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1 year ago
O Brother, Where Art Thou?

BLACK In black, we hear a chain-gang chant, many voices together, spaced around the unison strike of picks against rock. A title burns in: O muse! Sing in me, and through me tell the story Of that man skilled in all the ways of contending... A wanderer, harried for years on end... On the ...

by Coen brothers

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Purple Rain

(1) Black Screen SOUND under: MUSIC building in INTENSITY as-- PRINCE (over) Dearly belov`ed, We are gathered here today To get through this thing called life. ...

by Albert Magnoli

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Michael Clayton

INT. KENNER BACH & LEDEEN/VARIOUS SHOTS -- NIGHT It’s 2:00 a.m. in a major New York law firm. Ten floors of office space in the heart of the Sixth Avenue Canyon. Seven hours from now this place will be vibrating with thebeehive energy of six hundred attorneys and their attendantstaff, but ...

by Tony Gilroy

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1 year ago
Inside Out

BLACK. JOY (V.O.) Do you ever look at someone and wonder, “What is going on inside their head?” Well, I know. I know Riley’s head. WHITE. FADE IN... INT. HOSPITAL - DAY A newborn baby swaddled in a blanket, held by her parents. Push in... and ZOOM IN TO HER HEAD. INT. HEADQUARTERS...

by Pete Docter

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1 year ago
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Scene 1: In a cage. LOCATION: Little Whinging, Surrey – night LOCATION: No. Four Privet Drive – Harry’s room - night HARRY: I can’t let you out, Hedwig. I’m not allowed to use magic outside of school. Besides, if Uncle VernonUNCLE VERNON: Harry Potter! HARRY: Now you’ve done it. AUNT PET...

by Steve Kloves

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1 year ago
Twilight

FADE IN: 1 EXT. RAIN FOREST, OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK, WASHINGTON - DAWN Moss-draped. Shadow-drenched. Tortured tree trunks twist upward, reaching for rare sunlight. BELLA (V.O.) I'd never given much thought to how I would die.. Suddenly, every creature in the forest is deadly silent....

by Melissa Rosenberg

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1 year ago
The Nanny Diaries

Name... Annie Braddock. Age... 21. Area of interest... anthropology. Describe your work experience as it relates to your intended field. My God. Where do I begin? Attention. The Museum of Natural History will be closing in 15 minutes. Please exit the hall ...

by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini

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1 year ago
Nanny McPhee

[magical tinkling] [man] We must begin our story, sad to say, with an empty chair. If it were not empty, we would not have a story. But it is, and we do, and it is time to tell it. [birds...

by Emma Thompson

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1 year ago
James and the Giant Peach

Opening Dance/Pantomime (The opening pantomime begins when the lights dim in the theatre/gymnasium. All is quiet, until slowly music fills the auditorium. As if released from a cage, suddenly several “dancers” wearing bright clothing enter from the back of the auditorium. Each contains a str...

by Karey Kirkpatrick

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1 year ago
Fargo

The following text fades in over black: This is a true story. The events depicted took place in Minnesota in 2006. At the request of the survivors, the names have been changed. Out of respect for the dead, the rest has been told exactly as it occurred. FLARE TO WHITE: EXT. TWO LANE HIGHWAY. RURAL...

by Noah Hawley

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1 year ago
Six Feet Under

1 INT. COMMERCIAL SET/WHITE VOID - DAY 1 We HEAR an OPERATIC ARIA. CLOSE ON A WOMAN'S WHITE-GLOVED HAND, gracefully trailing along a reflective black surface. PULLING BACK to reveal a beautiful MOD...

by Alan Ball

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1 year ago
Orange Is the New Black

BATHING MONTAGE: We cycle through a series of scenes with voice overs. Underneath the dialogue, one song plays throughout. Perhaps it’s ‘Tell Me Something Good,’ by Rufus and Chaka Khan or something better or cheaper or both that the music supervisor finds for us. INT. CONNECTICUT KITCHEN -...

by Jenji Kohan

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1 year ago
The Outsiders

"When I stepped out... "...into the bright sunlight... "...from the darkness of the movie house...." What's going on? We're early. ...

by Kathleen Rowell

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1 year ago
iCarly

Scene One Begins in a school classroom with an arm wrestling match Carly: Alright, here we go! Cheering Sam: Ok Benson, let’s do this thing. Freddie: Just a sec Rolls up sleeves to show muscles, puts arms above head to stretch arms and neck Oohing and ahhing Sam: I’m getting (singing) booor...

by Dan Schneider

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1 year ago
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

OVER DARKNESS... 1 ...we hear what we will come to know as the VOICE OF THE GUIDE. GUIDE VOICE It is an important and popular fact that things are not always what they seem. A small square image appe...

by Douglas Adams

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1 year ago
The Name of the Rose

ADSO (V.O.) Having reached the end of my poor sinner's life... my hair now white... I prepare to leave on this parchment my testimony as to the wondrous and terrible events I witnessed in my youth... towards the end of the year of Our Lord, 1327. May God grant me the wisdom and grace t...

by Andrew Birkin

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1 year ago
Alice in Wonderland

FADE IN: 1 EXT. LONDON - 1855 - NIGHT 1 Warm light shines from the study of the gracious Kingsley home. A man, silhouetted in the window, speaks with ardor. 2 INT. THE STUDY - NIGHT - CONT. 2 CHARLES KINGSLEY has just described his new venture to his friends, including LORD ASCOT...

by Linda Woolverton

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1 year ago
Ride Along

Fade In: 1. INT. BRIEFING ROOM- NIGHT. A good sized room with a projector screen in front and a mix of 40 STUDENTS AND PARENTS. CARL BROMAN, late 50s with a very serious demeanor, sits to the right of the projector screen. There is a LAPTOP in front of him and a PowerPoint presentati...

by Jason Mantzoukas

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1 year ago
Creed

1 INT. FIGHT CLUB/ BAR- TIJUANA MEXICO- DAY 1 We open on a mural of Jesus Christ, painted on the wall of the bar. We pan down to reveal dank surroundings where disinterested patrons are watching a brutal flyweight match between TWO HISPANIC FIGHTERS. 2 INT. DRESSING ROOM- FIGHT CLUB/ BAR- TI...

by Ryan Coogler

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1 year ago
Into the Woods

FADE UP Grey clouds of an early morning sky. BAKER (V.O.) Once upon a time, in a far off kingdom, there lay a small village at the edge of the woods... Suddenly, the WELL-WORN BOOT of Cinderella steps into the frame and lands on what we thought was the sky, but in fact is simply ...

by James Lapine

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1 year ago
The Hunger Games

OPENING KATNISS (V.O.) Winning means fame and fortune. Losing means certain death. I guess I wouldn’t mind dying, but dying means losing the ones I love. INT. Cinna’s workroom.- DAY. The lights flicker on. KATNISS bats her eyes at the sudden light, trying to adjust her eyes to the bright lights...

by Suzanne Collins

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1 year ago
Othello

ACT I SCENE I. Venice. A street. Enter RODERIGO and IAGO RODERIGO Tush! never tell me; I take it much unkindly That thou, Iago, who hast had my purse As if the strings were thine, shouldst know of this. IAGO 'Sblood, but you will not hear me: If ever I did dream of such a matter, Abhor me....

by William Shakespeare

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1 year ago
The SpongeBob Movie

(On a dark cloudy background, we see several stars flying towards us, a mirrored reference to the previous logo. As the third star flies towards us, we follow the star to reveal that we were looking at the reflection of a lake. We follow the stars as they skim the lake and create ripples. We cont...

by Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger

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1 year ago
Leon

Leon and Mathilda arrive on the roof of a building which faces Central Park. They get close to a wall and maintain this position. Sunlight floods the park. LEON(concentrated) Firstly, you look. For more than one minute. Because there are alarm system...

by Luc Besson

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1 year ago
E.T.

TITLES: "E.T. - THE EXTRA-TERRESTIAL" [The letters are in soft-purple against a black background. Purple is traditionally the color of that which is sacred.] EXT: NIGHT SKY: NIGHT The black screen becomes a night sky. The camera angles lowers to show a forest against the night sky. ...

by Melissa Mathison

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The Godfather Part II

THE GODFATHER Part Two Screenplay by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola SECOND DRAFT September 24, 1973 FADE IN: The Paramount Pictures logo is presented over a simple black background, as a single trumpet plays the familiar theme of a waltz. White letterin...

by Mario Puzo

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1 year ago
Heathers

FADE IN: EXT. SAWYER'S BACKYARD--DAWN Elegiac music murmurs as three female and barefoot PAIRS OF LEGS in skirts break from tableau to gently engage in Croquet. A blue mallet hits a blue ball through a wicket, a green mallet knocks a green ball, and a yellow mallet...

by Daniel Waters

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1 year ago
Legally Blonde

INT. DELTA GAMMA HOUSE - DAY 1 "HEAD OVER HEELS" by the Go-Go's plays as we wind through a flock of abstract, silky, golden strands -- PULLING BACK, to discover that the strands are hair on a BLONDE GIRL's head. ...

by Karen McCullah

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Devil in a Blue Dress

1 INT. CHAMPION AIRCRAFT - BENNY GIACOMO'S OFFICE 1 A battered wooden desk drawer groans open and light brown skinned hands with dirty fingernails twist the cap off a pint of rye whiskey and pour liquor into a coffee cup. O.S. VOICE You know, when you fire somebody you have to stic...

by Carl Franklin

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1 year ago
Romeo and Juliet

ACT I PROLOGUE Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life; Whose misadventure...

by William Shakespeare

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Romeo + Juliet

ANCHOR WOMAN Two households both alike in dignity in fair Verona, Where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean, From forth the fatal loins of these two foes, A pair of star crossed lovers take their life, Whose misadventured pit...

by Craig Pearce

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1 year ago
Black Swan

1. 1 INT. DARK STAGE - NIGHT 1 OPENING CREDITS: A SPOTLIGHT slices black space. In its beam, a DANCER materializes. She is fair-skinned. Beautiful and pure. The maiden twirls on pointe, a smile on her face, light as air and carefree. She pauses, her face grows worried. Sensing someone...

by Mark Heyman

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1 year ago
Gran Torino

FADE IN: 1 INT. CHURCH 1 We’re at the funeral of Dorothy Kowalski. In attendance are mostly old folks, their offspring and several bored teenagers. WALT KOWALSKI stands towards the front of the church. He speaks to an older MAN in a bulky, out-of-date suit. OLDER MAN I’m real sorr...

by Nick Schenk

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1 year ago
The Big Lebowski

We are floating up a steep scrubby slope. We hear male voices gently singing "Tumbling Tumbleweeds" and a deep, affable, Western-accented voice--Sam Elliot's, perhaps: VOICE-OVER ...

by Coen brothers

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1 year ago
Thirteen Days

DARKNESS. As the MAIN TITLES BEGIN, the theater thrums with a subsonic HISS which mounts in all the rattling power of THX, and we... BURN IN, BRIGHT LIVING COLOR: EXT. STRATOSPHERE - DAY The glory of stratospheric dawn. The engines of a silver Lockheed U-2F rasp upon the trace oxygen here at...

by David Self

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1 year ago
Pulp Fiction

PULP [pulp] n. 1. A soft, moist, shapeless mass or matter. 2. A magazine or book containing lurid subject matter and being characteristically printed on rough, unfinished paper. American Heritage Dictionary: New College Edition ...

by Quentin Tarantino

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1 year ago
Back to the Future

Radio: October is inventory time. So right now, Statler Toyota is making the best deals of the year on all 1985 model Toyotas. You won't find a better car with a better price with better service anywhere in Hill Valley... Television: The Senate is expected to vote on this today. In other ne...

by Robert Zemeckis

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1 year ago
Chinatown

FADE IN: FULL SCREEN PHOTOGRAPH Grainy but unmistakably a man and woman making love. Photograph shakes. SOUND of a man MOANING in anguish. The photograph is dropped, REVEALING ANOTHER, MORE compromising one. Then another, and another. More moans. CURLY'S VOICE (crying out) Oh, ...

by Robert Towne

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1 year ago
The Pianist

FADE IN: INT. WARSAW (ARCHIVE) - DAY Black and white. Street scene. People toing and froing. A man rattles by. SUPERIMPOSE CAPTION: WARSAW 1939 INT. STUDIO, RADIO STATION, WARSA...

by Ronald Harwood

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1 year ago
The Godfather

While this remains, we hear: "I believe in America." Suddenly we are watching in CLOSE VIEW, AMERIGO BONASERA, a man of sixty, dressed in a black suit, on the verge of great emotion. BONASERA America has made my fortune. As he speaks, THE VIEW imperceptibly begins to loosen. BONASERA...

by Mario Puzo

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1 year ago
Full Metal Jacket

FADE IN: WARNER BROS. LOGO: WARNER BROS. PICTURES WB A WARNER COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY LOGO FADES OUT: Music: Johnny Wright's "Hello Vietnam" TITLE: A STANLEY KUBRICK FILM CUT TO: TITLE: FULL METAL JACKET CUT TO: 1 INT. BARBERSHOP--PARRIS ISLAND MARINE BASE-D...

by Stanley Kubrick

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Taxi Driver

TRAVIS BICKLE, age 26, lean, hard, the consummate loner. On the surface he appears good-looking, even handsome; he has a quiet steady look and a disarming smile which flashes from nowhere, lighting up his whole face. But behind that smile, around his dark eyes, in his gaunt cheeks, one can se...

by Paul Schrader

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1 year ago
North by Northwest

"Even if you accept the belief that a high "Incluso si se acepta la creencia de que un alto Trendex means a rising sales curve...." Trendex ...." significa un aumento de las ventas de la curva -Mr. -Sr. Thornhill? Thornhill? -Good night, Eddie. -Buenas n...

by Ernest Lehman

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1 year ago
Bonnie and Clyde

FADE IN. INT. BEDROOM. CLOSE-UP OF BONNIE PARKER. DAY Blonde, somewhat fragile, intelligent in expression. She is putting on make-up with intense concentration and appreciation, applying lipstick and eye make-up. As the camera slowly pulls back from the closeup we see that we have been ...

by David Newman

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1 year ago
The Wild Bunch

Unchanged men in a changing land. Out of step, out of place and desperately out of time... Suddenly a new West had emerged. Suddenly it was sundown for nine men. Suddenly their day was over. Suddenly, the sky was bathed in blood. Bank Robbery 1 The cavalry (Credits) (The wild ...

by Sam Peckinpah

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1 year ago
Double Indemnity

FADE IN: A-1 LOS ANGELES - A DOWNTOWN INTERSECTION It is night, about two o'clock, very light traffic. At the left and in the immediate foreground a semaphore traffic signal stands at GO. Approaching it at about thirty miles per hour is a Dodge 1938 coupe. It is driven err...

by Billy Wilder

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1 year ago
Mary Poppins

Scene 1-Street in front of the Banks’ House (In front of stage, far right – Chimney sweep sitting on a chimney pot – spotlight on. Stage, in darkness, is set up like a living room, two pieces of luggage downstage stage left.) Sweep 1– Winds in the east, mist comin’ in Like someth...

by Don DaGradi

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1 year ago
The Birds

FADE IN: FULL SHOT - GRANT STREET - SAN FRANCISCO - DAY It is mid-afternoon, and there is a tempo and pace to the people walking, the doorman HOOTING for taxicabs, the policemen directing traffic. PAN SHOT - PEDESTRIANS waiting at street corner for light to change. CLOSE SHOT - MAN at the...

by Ed McBain

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1 year ago
Gone with the Wind

Chapter 1 Scarlett's Jealousy (Tara is the beautiful homeland of Scarlett, who is now talking with the twins, Brent and Stew, at the door step.) BRENT What do we care if we were expelled from college, Scarlett. The war is going to start any day now so we would have left college anyhow....

by Sidney Howard

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1 year ago
Psycho

FADE IN: EXT. PHOENIX, ARIZONA - (DAY) - HELICOPTER SHOT Above Midtown section of the city. It is early afternoon, a hot mid-summer day. The city is sun-sunblanched white and its drifted-up noises are muted in blanched their own echoes. We fly low, heading in a downtown direction, passing ov...

by Joseph Stefano

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1 year ago
It Happened One Night

FADE IN: Part One The HARBOR at Miami Beach FADES IN, providing quick VIEWS of yachts, aquaplanes, and luxurious ship-craft lying at anchor in the calm, tranquil waters of tropical Florida. This dissolves to the NAME PLATE on the sid...

by Robert Riskin

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1 year ago
Citizen Kane

FADE IN: EXT. XANADU - FAINT DAWN - 1940 (MINIATURE) Window, very small in the distance, illuminated. All around this is an almost totally black screen. Now, as the camera moves slowly towards the window which is almost a postage ...

by Herman J. Mankiewicz

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1 year ago
12 Angry Men

CHARACTERS FOREMAN: A small, petty man who is impressed with the authority he has and handles himself quite formally. Not overly bright, but dogged. JUROR NO. 2: A meek, hesitant man who finds it difficult to maintain any opinions of his own. Easily swayed and usually adopts the opinion of ...

by Reginald Rose

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1 year ago
Casablanca

FADE IN: INSERT - A revolving globe. When it stops revolving it turns briefly into a contour map of Europe, then into a flat map. Superimposed over this map are scenes of refugees fleeing from all sections of Europe by foot, wagon, auto, and boat, and all converging upon one point on the t...

by Julius J. Epstein

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1 year ago
All Is Lost

THE SCREEN IS BLACK. We hear the sounds of gentle waves. OUR MAN 13th of July, 4:50 pm. I’m sorry... I know that means!little at this point, but I am. I tried, I think you!would all!agree that I tried. To be true, to be strong, to be kind, to love, to be right. But I wasn’t. And I know y...

by J. C. Chandor

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1 year ago
American Hustle

TITLE CARD: SOME OF THIS ACTUALLY HAPPENED OVER BLACK: APRIL 26, 1978, PLAZA HOTEL, NEW YORK 1 FADE IN: 1 2 INT. PLAZA HOTEL WINDOW NYC - DAY 2 IRVING ROSENFELD, not a small man, gets dressed andmeticulously constructs his combover. Camera WRAPS AROUND, see his hands with rings adjust his dar...

by Eric Warren Singer

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1 year ago
Animal Kingdom

TITLE CARD ON BLACK: 'This is fiction.' 1 INT. SUBURBAN BATHROOM - DAY 1 20 year-old DANIEL HORDERN stands at the sink of a neat bathroom, his face covered in shaving foam. DANIEL (yells) Mum! He dips his blade in the basin and drags it across his cheek. Hewinces in pain. D...

by David Michôd

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1 year ago
House of Cards

EXT. UNDERWOOD RESIDENCE - NIGHT SLOWLY PULL IN on the front door of a fashionable DC townhouse. Off-screen, we hear the SOUND OF SCREECHING TIRES followed by a LOUD COLLISION. A CAR ALARM blares. After a moment, the door to the townhouse opens and A MAN emerges, curious to see what the...

by Beau Willimon

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1 year ago
Bridge of Spies

TITLE OVER BLACK: 1957. The height of the Cold War. The United States and the Soviet Union fear each other’s nuclear capabilities - and intentions. Both sides deploy spies - and hunt for them. INSPIRED BY TRUE EVENTS CLOSE ON AN ELDERLY MAN Reflected in a grimy mirror. The mirror is pro...

by Matt Charman

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1 year ago
Before Midnight

FADE IN: INT. AIRPORT - AFTERNOON Jesse and 14-year-old Hank are walking through an airport in Greece. JESSE So you got everything? HANK Mmm-hmmh. JESSE You going to play video games the whole flight, or do you think you might actually crack a book? HANK Probably read some. ...

by Richard Linklater

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1 year ago
Belle

An intricate piano piece - GEORGE FREDERICK HANDEL... INTERCUT WHITE ON BLACK CREDITS WITH BELOW... INT. RUSTIC STUDIO OF AN ARTISAN. DAY 111* A series of shots. Blue sky through shabby windows. Run down walls. A paint splashed pine floor. Tens of paint brushes soaking in stained jars. An artisa...

by Misan Sagay

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1 year ago
Birdman

BLACK11We hear a clock ticking. FADE IN: INT. RIGGAN'S DRESSING ROOM - THEATER - DAY11Close on the brilliant colors of a middle eastern rug, the center of what seems to be a makeshift “meditation” space. We slowly tilt up to discover the back of Riggan Thomson (55). He is in the proper ‘Lo...

by Alejandro González Iñárritu

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1 year ago
12 Years a Slave

CARD: 1841 FADE IN: 1 INT. TOWNHOUSE/STUDY - DAY 1 -EARLY APRIL, 1841 We are close on a PAIR OF BLACK HANDS as they open AFINELY WRAPPED PACKET OF VIOLIN STRINGS. WE CUT TO the hands stringing a VIOLIN. It's not a highend piece, but it is quite nice. WE CUT TO a wide shot of the ...

by John Ridley

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1 year ago
9

SEQ. 05 - PROLOGUE The Focus Features logo appears on screen and we slide INTOthe “O” in Focus. Stock dissolves from 35mm to 16mm. BLACK & WHITE. GRAINY, like OLD DOCUMENTARY FOOTAGE. SCIENTIST’S VOICE Experiment 208, day 20... INT. SCIENTIST’S LAB - DAY We see an early incarnatio...

by Pamela Pettler

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1 year ago
Son of Saul

I/E. GROVE / UNDRESSING ROOM / PASSAGE - MORNING IN A GROVE Trees. A gentle warm light shines on the face of a 40 year-old looking man, as he walks in what seems to be a grove. His name is SAUL AUSLANDER. He wears a white shirt under his + dark jacket, with a half-hidden number on i...

by László Nemes

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1 year ago
The Wolf of Wall Street

1 INSERT - TV COMMERCIAL - DAY 1 1A Over jungle sound effects, the CAMERA is low, movingthrough brush from the POV of a stalking animal. As the brush parts, revealing Wall Street and the New York StockExchange, we HEAR the resonant voice of GENE HACKMAN. GENE HACKMAN (V.O.) The world of inves...

by Terence Winter

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1 year ago
Lincoln

EXT. BATTLEFIELD, JENKINS’ FERRY, ARKANSAS - DAY Heavy grey skies hang over a flooded field, the water two feet deep. Cannons and carts, half-submerged and tilted, their wheels trapped in the mud below the surface, are still yoked to dead and dying horses and oxen. A terrible battle is taki...

by Tony Kushner

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1 year ago
Inside Job

01:00:00.00 {START} {TITLE: SONY PICTURES CLASSICS} {The global economic crisis of 2008 cost tens of millions of people their savings, their jobs, and their homes. This is how it happened.} 01:00:41.18 {ICELAND POPULATION: 320,000 GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT: $13 BILLION BANK LOSSES: $100...

by Charles Ferguson

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1 year ago
Woman in Gold

INT. KLIMT’S STUDIO, VIENNA. DAY. 1907 During the credits we watch the creation of a masterpiece: GUSTAV KLIMT painting ADELE BLOCH-BAUER, his magnetic muse. Klimt has a larger than life, sexual presence, and there is something almost erotic about the way he paints his model, which the sensual...

by Alexi Kaye Campbell

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1 year ago
Notorious

TITLE CARD over a sun-drenched Miami skyline: Miami, Florida. Three-Twenty P.M. April the Twenty-Fourth, Nineteen Hundred and Forty-Six... DISSOLVE TO: INT. COURTHOUSE - DAY A CAMERA held to a photographer's hip. A dozen or so MEN, photographers andjournalists, stand chatting in a H...

by Ben Hecht

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1 year ago
The Grapes of Wrath

AN OKLAHOMA PAVED HIGHWAY in daylight. At some distance, hoofing down the highway, comes Tom Joad. He wears a new stiff suit of clothes, ill-fitting, and a stiff new cap, which he gradually manages to break down into something comfor...

by Nunnally Johnson

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1 year ago
King and Maxwell

FADE IN: EXT. DOWNTOWN STREET WASHINGTON DC - DAY Early morning. The Capitol Building framed at the end of adowntown street. And we're moving, gathering speed, lookingbehind our direction of travel, so that what we see is onlyrevealed once we've passed... A loud SMASH! as we pass ...

by Shane Brennan

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1 year ago
Halt and Catch Fire

TEASER INT. GLASS-WALLED OFFICE -- DAY ANGLE ON A MAN IN A BLACK SUIT SITTING BEHIND A DESK Smarmy gym-and-suntan disciple with a conservative haircut. This is DALE BARNES (38). SOMEONE FACES HIM Standing. JOE MACMILLAN (34). A man these black suits were made for. But despite the jawline...

by Christopher Cantwell

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1 year ago
Dirt

IN BLACK The sound of a shovel into dirt. FADE IN: On the shovel, the hands grasping it. Reveal DON KONKEY, of indeterminate age, a schlub, digging a hole. Wears a “MILF HUNTER” T-shirt. Tubby, greasy hair, mouthbreather. Expressionless. His clothes are filthy, you can almost smell him....

by Matthew Carnahan

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1 year ago
Dominion

PROLOGUE FADE IN: OUR POINT OF VIEW OPENS ON A MURAL Colorful, faded, looks a thousand years old, but done by a post-modern artist. As we MOVE across the mural, images come to life, animate and play out the action over a YOUNG WOMAN’S VOICE. This is CLAIRE and we’ll meet her soon enough....

by Vaun Wilmott

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1 year ago
Zombieland

AINSLEY (O.S.) * First thing. Wake up. Keurig’s * broken. * FADE UP ON: * EXT./INT. OFFICE - DAY * Cubicles divide a sedate office. We’re on the FIRST FLOOR, * looking through a huge PLATE GLASS WINDOW onto a PARKING LOT * outside. Two pasty OFFICE WORKERS, AINSLEY and FRED, sit in *...

by Rhett Reese

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1 year ago
Tyrant

DARKNESS. WE HEAR CHAOS: DISTANT GUNFIRE: ARABIC SHOUTS: THEN FIVE GUNSHOTS: BANG! BANG! BANG! BANG! BANG! SMASH CUT TO - INT. AL-FAHED RESIDENCE, BEDROOM - NIGHT BARRY: CLOSE: he’s 40, beaded with sweat, wide awake in his bed, lying motionless on his back, staring up at the ceiling. Hi...

by Gideon Raff

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1 year ago
Gravity

BLACK. SILENCE. CARD 1 AT 600 KM ABOVE PLANET EARTH THE TEMPERATURE FLUCTUATES BETWEEN 120 AND -100 DEGREES CELSIUS. SILENCE. CARD 2 THERE IS NOTHING TO CARRY SOUND, NO OXYGEN, AND NO AIR PRESSURE. SILENCE. CARD 3 LIFE HERE IS IMPOSSIBLE. SILENCE. TITLE GRAVITY ...

by Alfonso Cuarón

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1 year ago
Game of Thrones

EXT. CLEARING - DAY Snow drifts across the bodies of the fallen dead. Eight corpses lie frozen on the ground-- men, women, and children, wearing heavy furs. The wind whips through their long hair. At the edge of the clearing, WILL (20), a young ranger dressed all in black, surveys the grim...

by David Benioff

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1 year ago
Vikings

THE VIKINGS. EPISODE 1: RITES OF PASSAGE TEASER A young Viking, RAGNAR LOTHBROK is engaged in a fight to the death with two LATVIAN WARRIORS, distinguishable by their eastern-looking clothing. Ragnar has been fighting a long time. His torso is smeared with blood, like his sword, and the bodies of...

by Michael Hirst

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1 year ago
Shawshank Redemption

1INT -- CABIN -- NIGHT (1946) A dark, empty room. The door bursts open. A MAN and WOMAN enter, drunk and giggling, horny as hell. No sooner is the door shut than they're all over each other, ripping at clothes, pawing at flesh, mouths locked together. He gropes for a lamp, tries to turn ...

by Frank Darabont

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1 year ago
Superman

1FADE IN: EXT. STREET - METROPOLIS - NIGHT CLOSE ON a crumpled piece of rubbish lying in the gutter. It is flattened by the wheel of a pushcart. CAMERA PULLS BACK: we SEE a street in a city neighborhood still fighting its way out of The Depression. KIDS play stickball, PEOPLE stand about, out...

by Mario Puzo

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1 year ago
The Sixth Sense

INT. BASEMENT - EVENING A NAKED LIGHTBULB SPARKS TO LIFE. It dangles from the ceiling of a basement. LIGHT, QUICK FOOTSTEPS AS ANNA CROWE moves down the stairs. Anna is the rare combination of beauty and innocence. She stands in the chilly basement in an elegant summer dress that outlines ...

by M. Night Shyamalan

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1 year ago
Memento

FADE IN: 1 INT. DERELICT HOUSE - DAY 1 A POLAROID PHOTOGRAPH, clasped between finger and thumb: a crude, crime scene flash picture of a MAN'S BODY lying on a decaying wooden floor, a BLOODY MESS where his head should be. The image in the photo starts to FADE as we SUPER TITLES. The hand hol...

by Christopher Nolan

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1 year ago
Traveler

ACT ONE OVER BLACK; THE SOUND OF RUNNING FOOTSTEPS FADE IN: INT. STAIRWELL - LOCATION UNKNOWN Feet fly up stairs. WIDER REVEALS: two MEN rushing up a dimly lit stairwell. Floors rush by... 12...15...19. JAY BURCHELL (26) has an athletic build and the serious expression of a man m...

by David Digilio

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1 year ago
Trauma

COLD OPEN 1 EXT. SAN FRANCISCO - DAY 1 The City. Hometown to Maupin, Jerry Garcia and the Zodiac Killer. Fading light paints the usual landmarks: Golden Gate, Coit Tower, the TransAmerica Building. CONSTRUCTION CRANES dot the skyline. Even in tough times, progress continues. People...

by Dario Scardapane

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1 year ago
Wolfblood

1 EXT. STREAM - STONEYBRIDGE WOODS 16:45 DAY 1 (TUESDAY) 1 MADDY, SHANNON, TOM, RHYDIAN, CERI A small stream in the woods. Trees and bushes cluster thickly along the bank: ideal cover… With a SHRIEK of delight, SHANNON SWINGS ACROSS THE STREAM on a rope suspended from an ancient oak. S...

by Debbie Moon

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1 year ago
Red Riding

1 OMITTED OMITTED 1 2 EXT. LEEDS - DUSK 2 Blue blue skies. Fluffy white clouds drift... Down through the clouds to the dusk over the doleful city. The red sun sinks. Darkness draws in. RED RIDING NINETEEN SEVENTY FOUR 3 EXT. DAWSON CONSTRUCTION SITE, DEVIL’S DITCH - NIGHT 3 A si...

by Tony Grisoni

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1 year ago
Klondike

ACT ONE EXT. FROZEN WILDS - DAY Camera looks skyward from under a frozen sheet of ice. Tracking. Finding above: boots, legs, finally the whole of a man. One BILL HASKELL, 20s. Bearded and freezing to death. He’s lying prone atop a frozen river in the wickedest of blizzards. Nothing but ...

by Paul T. Scheuring

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1 year ago
Jennifer Falls

ACT ONE SCENE A FADE IN: INT. CEO’S OFFICE - BLAIR CAPITAL - MORNING DON HIRSH, (50) AN EMPTY SUIT, ALL TAN, TEETH, AND A HAIRPIECE, CONFERS WITH CLAY (35) HIS UNDERLING. DON She’s going to yell. CLAY We have to let her go, Don. Half of Jennifer’s clients won’t work with her. DO...

by Matthew Carlson

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1 year ago
Human Target

TEASER OVER BLACK: A man’s voice. Nervous. Raspy. A little out of breath... RASPY VOICE (V.O.) Blending in... You have no idea what it’s like, always blending in... You forget who you are. Eventually, you start to forget who you ever were... ...then, BLINDING LIGHT, and we’re in- ...

by Jonathan E. Steinberg

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1 year ago
Jericho

TEASER 1 EXT. KANSAS - MORNING 1 An Amtrak train snakes through the countryside. The Januarymorning is so cold, it's clean. Welcome to Kansas. 2 EXT. AMTRAK TRAIN - MORNING 2 The wheels of the train chug along. We watch this image long enough to wonder why we’re watching it for so long. 3...

by Stephen Chbosky

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1 year ago
Ground Floor

COLD OPENING SCENE A INT. THE BRASS CAP STEAKHOUSE - NIGHT (NIGHT ONE) (BRODY, JENNIFER, THREEPEAT, DYLAN) WHITESTONE TRUST'S COMPANY PARTY IS IN FULL SWING. YOUNG, COCKY, MONEY MANAGERS HANG BY THE BAR. BRODY MOYER (29, HANDSOME, CHARMING, LOOKS LIKE THE OTHERS, BUT THERE'S SOMETHING KI...

by Greg Malins & Bill Lawrence

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1 year ago
Browsers

COLD OPEN A COMPUTER SCREEN. FF shot of the homepage of Gush, a fictional website modeled on The Huffington Post. The banner headline reads “This Is Our Youth?”. The subheadline reads “Unpaid Interns Launch Uncertain Future at Gush”. Between these two are photos ofthe people we’ll soon kno...

by David Javerbaum

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1 year ago
Chozen

FADE IN: Tight on a POSTCARD. A HAND with a PEN starts writing. CHOZEN (V.O.) Dear Jamal. Man, a day out theclink and I’m still feeling lockedup. Those 10 years took a lot awayfrom me. The postcard FADES TO BLACK, BLACK BLEEDS TO HAZY COLOREDLIGHTS, a MUFFLED BEAT. CHOZEN (V.O.) Back in t...

by Grant de Kernion

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1 year ago
The Bionic Woman

ACT ONE BLACKNESS. Darkness, impenetrable. For a moment we hear nothing but BREATHING, harsh, labored -- someone in PAIN, fighting for every gasping breath. For life. WOMAN'S VOICE (O.S.) (curious, pleasant) Who are you? The sound of WHIPPING WIND rises to blend with the harsh ...

by Laeta Kalogridis

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1 year ago

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