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About American Film Scripts

Enter American Film Scripts

Coverage: 1920-present

Full Text: Full-text Database. in HTML

Update: Regularly

Vendor: Alexander Street Press

Access: UTA Only.

Description: Contains over 1,000 scripts from significant films in the conventional screenplay format whenever possible. Most have never been published before. The primary focus is on the written work, not the film itself, thus allowing scholars to study character development, structure of the film, plots and scenes. The database can be searched by writers, scenes, characters, years, and subjects. It supports numerous disciplines including film studies, history, sociology, and literature.

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