Category: Female Monologues

Another Wasted Love Story – 2 Days in Paris

Film:  2 Days in Paris Year:  2007 Screenplay: Julie Delpy Role:  Marion Actor:  Julie Delpy Length: approx. 4 minutes minimum MARION NARRATION To sum up the four hours of discussion that followed, it's…
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I Was Relieved – Eyes Wide Shut

Film:  Eyes Wide Shut Year:  1999 Screenplay:  Stanley Kubrick & Frederic Raphael Role:  Alice Harford Actor:  Nicole Kidman Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum ALICE Do you remember last summer at Cape Cod? BILL…
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That’s It! – Morning Glory

Film: Morning Glory Year: 2010 Screenplay: Aline Brosh McKenna Role: Becky Fuller Actor: Rachel McAdams Length: approx. 1 minute minimum BECKY Mike! That’s it! I’ve had enough! Mike, I need to talk to you. I’m sorry…
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All The What Ifs – Mothers and Daughters

Film:  Mothers and Daughters Year:  2016 Screenplay: Paige Cameron Role:  Rigby Actor:  Selma Blair Length: approx. 1 minute 30 seconds minimum DR. CONRAD Rigby, everything okay? RIGBY Yeah. No. I mean I don’t know. I…
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Jeannie’s Confidence – About Schmidt

Film:  About Schmidt Year:  2002 Screenplay: Alexander Payne (novel by Louis Begley) Role:  Roberta Hertzel Actor:  Kathy Bates Length: approx. 1 minute minimum ROBERTA You already know how famously they get along as friends, but…
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Army For Hope – 300

Film:  300 Year:  2006 Screenplay: Michael B. Gordon, Kurt Johnstad & Zack Snyder Role:  Queen Gorgo Actor:  Lena Headey Length: approx. 1 minute minimum   QUEEN GORGO Councilmen, I stand before you today not only…
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When I Started Dancing – Shall We Dance?

Film:  Shall We Dance? Year:  2004 Screenplay:  Audrey Wells & Masayuki Suo Role:  Paulina Actor:  Jennifer Lopez Length: approx. 30 seconds minimum MR. CLARKE Careful, you don't want to spill it on your new coat.…
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Married – Shall We Dance

Film:  Shall We Dance Year:  2004 Screenplay: Audrey Wells & Masayuki Suo Role:  Beverly Clark Actor:  Susan Sarandon Length: approx. 30 seconds minimum MRS. CLARKE Why is it, do you think, that people get…
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This Dies Here – Primary Colours

Film:  Primary Colours Year:  1998 Screenplay: Elaine May Role:  Libby Holden Actor:  Kathy Bates Length: approx. 1 minute minimum LIBBY You're right, none, Henry and me have already decided… this dies here. I'm…
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Contemptuously Underestimating – The Manchurian Candidate

Film:  The Manchurian Candidate Year:  1962 Screenplay: George Axelrod (novel by Richard Condon) Role:  Mrs. Iselin Actor:  Angela Lansbury Length: approx. 3 minutes minimum MRS. ISELIN It has been decided that…
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Galadriel’s Prologue – The Fellowship of the Ring

Film:  Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Year:  2001 Screenplay: Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, & Peter Jackson (novel by J.R.R. Tolkien) Role:  Galadriel Actor:  Cate Blanchett Length: approx. 3 minutes…
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Bastard Children – Into The Wild

Film:  Into the Wild Year:  2007 Screenplay:  Sean Penn (non-fiction novel by Jon Krakauer) Role: Carine McCandless Actor:  Jena Malone Length: approx. 1 minute minimum CARINE The year Chris graduated high school, he bought…
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Kind Of Like Batman – Dogma

Film:  Dogma Year:  1999 Screenplay: Kevin Smith Role:  Bethany Sloane Actor:  Linda Fiorentino Length: approx. 1 minute minimum BETHANY My first year in college. All through high school, I'd dated the same guy…
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Perpetual Inconsequence – Dangerous Beauty

Film: Dangerous Beauty Year: 1998 Screenplay: Jeannine Dominy (novel by Margaret Rosenthal) Role: Beatrice Venier Actor: Moira Kelly Length: approx. 30 seconds minimum BEATRICE When my daughter is old enough, I want you to make her a…
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You’re All Obsessed – Beautiful Girls

Film: Beautiful Girls Year:  1996 Screenplay: Scott Rosenberg Role:  Gina Barrisano Actor:  Rosie O'Donnell Length: approx. 2 minutes 30 seconds minimum GINA Hey, you're both f--kin' insane. You wanna know what your problem…
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Final Act of Kindness – Atonement

Film:  Atonement Year:  2007 Screenplay: Christopher Hampton Role:  Briony Tallis, age 77 Actor:  Vanessa Redgrave Length: approx. 1 minute minimum   BRIONY No. I had for a very long time decided to tell…
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Science Fiction – Contact

Film:  Contact Year:  1997 Screenplay:  James V. Hart & Michael Goldenberg Role:  Dr. Eleanor "Ellie" Ann Arroway Actor:  Jodie Foster Length: approx. 1 minute minimum     ELLIE Science Fiction? Uh, you're right..…
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An Experience – Contact

Film:  Contact Year:  1997 Screenplay:  James V. Hart & Michael Goldenberg Role:  Dr. Eleanor "Ellie" Ann Arroway Actor:  Jodie Foster Length: approx. 30 seconds minimum       ELLIE I had an experience ....…
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Apologies – The Blair Witch Project

Film:  The Blair Witch Project Year:  1999 Screenplay: Daniel Myrick & Eduardo Sanchez Role:  Heather Donahue Actor:  Heather Donahue Length: approx. 30 seconds minimum HEATHER I just want to apologize to Mike's mom…
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Sperm Whale – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Film:  The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Year:  2005 Screenplay: Douglas Adams & Karey Kirkpatrick Role:  Narrator Voiceover:  Stephen Fry Length: approx. 1 minute 30 seconds minimum NARRATOR It is important to…
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