1 -- EXT. WADSWORTH'S CAR--TWILIGHT -- 1
It pulls up to the gate of Hill House.
To the right:
Study, library, and billiard room.
Conservatory, ball room, bathroom, and kitchen.
We hear "Shake, Rattle, and Roll" in the background.
4 -- INT. GROUND FLOOR--LIBRARY -- 4
with the exception of one wall, a window.
The music is much louder.
Is everything ready?
You have your instructions?
5 -- INT. GROUND FLOOR--KITCHEN -- 5
MRS. HO, the cook, is sharpening a knife.
Is everything all right, Mrs. Ho?
She turns, knife in hand.
Dinner will be ready at seven-thirty.
The doorbell rings.
Wadsworth exits the kitchen.
6 -- EXT. HILL HOUSE--FRONT DOOR--NIGHT -- 6
He is not comfortable.
Wadsworth opens the door.
Good evening. I don't know if--
Yes, indeed, sir, you are expected, Colonel.
May I take your coat? It is Colonel Mustard, isn't it?
No, that's not my name. My name is Colonel--
for the use of an alias.
And who are you, sir?
I'm Wadsworth, sir. The butler.
8 -- INT. GROUND FLOOR--LIBRARY -- 8
Yvette is present.
(glances at them)
Within reason, that is.
Synopsis: Based on the popular board game, this comedy begins at a dinner party hosted by Mr. Boddy (Lee Ving), where he admits to blackmailing his visitors. These guests, who have been given aliases, are Mrs. Peacock (Eileen Brennan), Miss Scarlet (Lesley Ann Warren), Mr. Green (Michael McKean), professor Plum (Christopher Lloyd), Mrs. White (Madeline Kahn) and Col. Mustard (Martin Mull). When Boddy turns up murdered, all are suspects, and together they try to figure out who is the killer.