Movie Scripts

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 erratically and weaving a little, but not out of control. When the car is about forty feet away, the signal changes to STOP. Car makes no attempt to stop but comes on through.

A-2 A LIGHT NEWSPAPER TRUCK is crossing the intersection at right angles. It swerves and skids to avoid the Dodge, which goes on as though nothing had happened. The truck stops with a panicky screech of tires. There is a large sign on the truck: “READ THE LOS ANGELES TIMES”. The truck driver’s infuriated face stares after the coupe.

And so begins the movie script for Double Indemnity.

Below you will find free downloadable movie scripts from the golden era of Hollywood, mostly from the 1940s. These scripts make great reading for the serious movie buff, or for someone wanting to learn from the classics.

  Casablanca - 1942 (181.5 KiB, 5,319 hits)

  Citizen Kane - 1941 (226.2 KiB, 2,343 hits)

  Double Indemnity - 1944 (215.5 KiB, 2,401 hits)

  It's a Wonderful Life - 1946 (286.0 KiB, 2,875 hits)

  The African Queen - 1951 (246.0 KiB, 3,094 hits)

  The Big Sleep - 1946 (209.3 KiB, 2,230 hits)

  The Grapes of Wrath - 1940 (189.2 KiB, 1,418 hits)

  The Lost Weekend - 1945 (191.5 KiB, 2,318 hits)

  The Maltese Falcon - 1941 (197.4 KiB, 2,293 hits)

  The Naked City - 1948 (191.8 KiB, 2,684 hits)

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GREEN HELL R1940'S ORIGINAL THEATER ISSUE ONE SHEET 27 X 41 FAIRBANKS JR.

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Vintage Autograph by Nina Varela on Student Prince Broadway Program, 1940's

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MARY ASTOR the 40's 50's and 60's movie star cover story TCM magazine

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Vintage Signed Farley Granger Fan Club Letter "Farley Granger-ettes" 1940's

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Original Bob Wills & his Texas Playboys poster Rollerland Salinas 1940's

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