Cast Away: The Shooting Script

Cast Away The Shooting Script So begins William Broyles Jr s fascinating introduction written exclusively for this book about the process and challenges inherent in writing a screenplay that was not by design going to have a

  • Title: Cast Away: The Shooting Script
  • Author: William Broyles Jr.
  • ISBN: 9781557044815
  • Page: 273
  • Format: Paperback
  • So begins William Broyles, Jr s fascinating introduction, written exclusively for this book, about the process and challenges inherent in writing a screenplay that was not, by design, going to have a lot of dialogue in it, and about his collaboration with two extraordinarily gifted artists, actor Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis.Broyles s introduction shows how a moSo begins William Broyles, Jr s fascinating introduction, written exclusively for this book, about the process and challenges inherent in writing a screenplay that was not, by design, going to have a lot of dialogue in it, and about his collaboration with two extraordinarily gifted artists, actor Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis.Broyles s introduction shows how a movie and its story evolve, shift, and shape while the creators grapple with all manner of internal and external choices from developing what was Tom Hanks s idea into a story, and building a narrative structure and thematic threads into a screenplay, to researching the details of the specific and ironic situation of a FedEx executive stranded on a desert island.Also included in this unique Newmarket Shooting Script edition is the complete shooting script, a preface to the script by Academy Award winning filmmaker Robert Zemeckis Forrest Gump, Contact , movie stills, and complete cast and crew credits.

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    1. It was really interesting to be able to read the script to the amazing, intense and dramatic film Cast Away. A story about isolation, loneliness and holding out hope no matter how dire the circumstances, this is the story of a FedEx employee with a great job traveling all over the world for business conferences. However, he never has enough time for his family, and although he loves his wife, he has very little time for her, either. When he boards a plane going over the Pacific Ocean, he promise [...]

    2. My sister was able to find the screenplay to this wonderful movie on Ebay. The Preface by the Director and Screenwriter are great, explaining how the movie came about. Interesting facts like Tom Hanks losing 50 pounds in a year to portray being stranded on the island for 4 years. It's been so long since I've seen the movie (in the early 2000s) this book helped me remember all the details which made this movie so great.

    3. در صورت تمایل، جهت مشخصات فیلمی که بر اساس این کتاب ساخته شده‌ است؛ می‌توانید از لینک زیر استفاده بفرمایید/title/tt0162222

    4. ugh! I greatly disliked this movie! I thought it was really boring to watch and I kept thinking get to the point or die already. It did not keep my attention.

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