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)
A tense innovative example of how to make a thriller from dialogue.
With an creative plan and no one ouside to help, the survivors of a plane crash rescue themselves.
The action in Flightplan is restricted to a single location, but the plot structure of a kidnap-manipulation-rescue plot is all there.
Fine example of a simple love story placed on a substrate of multiple character comedy vignettes.
Use the Screenplay Summary to follow how to set up a story based on the manipulation of the main character by an enemy. As with most Bond plot lines, the audience knows of dangers before Bond.(hide)