Category: 2 – 3 minutes

The Time Is Now – Michael Clayton

Film:  Michael Clayton Year:  2007 Screenplay: Tony Gilroy Role:  Arthur Edens Actor:  Tom Wilkinson Length: approx. 2 minute 30 second minimum ARTHUR Michael. Dear Michael. Of course it's you, who else could they send?…
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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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Before You Die – American Beauty

Film:  American Beauty Year:  1999 Screenplay: Alan Ball Role:  Lester Burnham Actor:  Kevin Spacey Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum LESTER I had always heard your entire life flashes in front of your eyes the…
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Lecture on Lacan – The Life of David Gale

Film:  The Life of David Gale Year:  2003 Screenplay: Charles Randolph Role:  David Gale Actor:  Kevin Spacey Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum GALE C’mon, think! I want you to reach back into those…
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I’m A Good Man – Antwone Fisher

Film: Antwone Fisher Year:  2002 Screenplay: Antwone Fisher Role:  Antwone "Fish" Fisher Actor:  Derek Luke Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum ANTWONE Why’d you never come for me? Didn’t you wonder where I…
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In a Box – Good Night, and Good Luck

Film:  Good Night, and Good Luck Year:  2005 Screenplay: George Clooney & Grant Heslov Role:  Edward R. Murrow Actor:  David Strathairn Length: approx. 2 minute minimum ED MURROW I began by saying that…
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Illusions – Instinct

Film:  Instinct Year:  1999 Screenplay: Gerald Di Pego Role:  Dr. Ethan Powell Actor:  Anthony Hopkins Length: approx. 2 minutes 30 seconds minimum DR. POWELL Who's in control? So who's in control, huh? Are you?…
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Paper Bag – The Wire, S3 E2

Series: The Wire, S3 E2  Year:  2004 Story by: David Simon & Richard Price Role:  Major Howard "Bunny" Colvin Actor:  Robert Wisdom Length: approx. 1 minutes 30 seconds minimum MAJ. COLVIN Regarding…
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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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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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Necessary Evil – Lord of War

Film:  Lord of War Year:  2005 Screenplay: Andrew Niccol Role:  Yuri Orlov (& Jack Valentine) Actor:  Nicholas Cage (& Ethan Hawke) Length: approx. 3 minutes minimum YURI My family has disowned me. My wife and son…
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Mission Statement – Jerry Maguire

Film:  Jerry Maguire Year:  1996 Screenplay: Cameron Crowe Role:  Jerry Maguire Actor:  Tom Cruise Length: approx. 2 minute 30 seconds minimum JERRY Who had I become? Just another shark in a suit? Two…
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An Infamous Fraud – An Ideal Husband

Film:  An Ideal Husband Year:  1999 Screenplay:  Oliver Parker Role: Sir Robert Chiltern Actor:  Jeremy Northam Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum SIR CHILTERN Since I last addressed this House on the subject, I have…
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The Dead Remembered – Air Force One

Film:  Air Force One Year:  1997 Screenplay: Andrew W. Marlowe Role:  President Marshall Actor:  Harrison Ford Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum       PRESIDENT MARSHALL "The dead remember our indifference. The dead remember…
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Out Of Order – Scent Of A Woman

Film:  Scent of a Woman Year:  1992 Screenplay: Bo Goldman Role:  Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade Actor:  Al Pacino Length: approx. 1 - 4 minutes minimum       SLADE Mr. Sims doesn't want it.…
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Sex or War – The People Vs. Larry Flynt

Film:  The People Vs. Larry Flynt Year:  1996 Screenplay: Scott Alexande & Larry Karaszewski Role:  Larry Flynt Actor:  Woody Harrelson Length: approx. 1 minute 30 seconds minimum LARRY FLYNT Thank you! Thank…
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We Are Sharks – Up In The Air

Film:  Up In The Air Year:  2009 Screenplay: Jason Reitman & Sheldon Turner Role:  Ryan Bingham Actor:  George Clooney Length: approx. 2 minutes 30 seconds minimum RYAN How much does your life weigh?…
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Football Intro – Blind Side

Film:  Blind Side Year:  2009 Screenplay: John Lee Hancock Role:  Leigh Anne Touhy Actor:  Sandra Bullock Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum MRS. TOUHY There's a moment of orderly silence before a football play begins.…
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Amen – Synecdoche, New York

Film:  Synecdoche, New York Year:  2008 Author: Charlie Kaufman Role:  Minister Actor:  Mark Lotito Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum MINISTER Everything is more complicated than you think. You only see a tenth…
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Part Of This World – No Country For Old Men

Film:  No Country for Old Men Year:  2007 Author: Joel Coen & Ethan Coen Role:  Sheriff Ed Tom Bell Actor:  Tommy Lee Jones Length: approx. 2 minutes minimum SHERIFF BELL I was Sheriff…
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