Our screenplay collection:
There are approximately 1000 screenplays, including all the published ones in the Main Stacks and the online versions in the American Film Scripts Online database. We also have a collection of photocopied scripts, from well known films as well as LMU School of Film theses.
LMU School of Film and TV student theses and a collection of photocopied screenplays on Reserve.
Our photocopied script collection (film and television) is to be used in the library only. The checkout period for these scripts is 3 hours.
To search for a screenplay:
Search by Subject:
All screenplays are arranged alphabetically by title. Find the title you want and click on it for the location.
If you know the specific title:
Search by film title or screenplay author:
The screenplay is indicated by the words Motion Picture in parenthesis or screenplay after the title. For example:
Graduate (Motion picture) : Henry, Buck; RESERVES-Circulation Desk: AVAILABLE
The graduate : screenplay : Henry, Buck; RESERVES - Circulation Desk: AVAILABLE
For published screenplays, the location will say Main Stacks:
|Author:||Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002|
|Title:||The apartment; and, The fortune cookie: two screenplays / by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond|
|Publisher||London : Studio Vista, |
|MAIN STACKS||PN1997 .A59 1971||AVAILABLE|