Journal of Screenwriting, Volume 3, Issue 2, pages 215-232 (2012): 'Development of a fundamental '19-Sequence Model- of screenplay and narrative film structure'.(hide)
The Act III courtroom confrontation is preceded by two acts that demonstrate why Lieut. Maryk led the mutiny.
Casablanca demonstrates how to create drama through key Sequences that establish the conflicting needs for each character and shows how they are unified through Rick.(hide)
Cast Away demonstrates a screenplay construction through a series of distinct Sequences delineated by changes in location and purpose in the story narrative.(hide)
Cellular is a relentless pursuit-chase--rescue script linked to a cell phone and kidnapping.
Chain Reaction has the classic Sequence structure of a Chased and Solve a Mystery format.
Robert Towne's beautifully balanced plot matched with strategic foreshadowing of clues.
A truly thrilling screenplay to visualize Sequence and Scene structure. Remarkable flashback organization.
Collateral is a well constructed and paced kidnapping-Escape-Rescue thriller.
If you are writing an Adventure-Quest script, Congo has all the ingredients.
A well-structured Flashback-Present framework of a murder investigation and love story.
The Conversation is an ideal example of an action film magnified in impact by the deep character development of the main character, Harry Caul.(hide)
The Screenplay Summary sets out this classic storyline: Small-town girl (Violet) goes to the big city (Manhattan) and overcome internal conflicts (stage-fright and father's estrangement) to find love, success and fame (as a singer-song writer).(hide)