Go Into The Story Script Reading & Analysis: “Get Out”

The entire 6 part series delving into hit social thriller movie.

This week, we have been reading, analyzing, and discussing the script and movie Get Out, written by Jordan Peele.

IMDb plot summary: It’s time for a young African-American to meet with his white girlfriend’s parents for a weekend in their secluded estate in the woods, but before long, the friendly and polite ambience will give way to a nightmare.

Scene-By-Scene Breakdown
Plot
Characters
Themes
Dialogue
Takeaways

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For my 7-part series on How to Read a Screenplay, go here.

30 Days of Screenplays [2013]

30 Days of Screenplays [2014]

For the archives of over 60 Go Into The Story Script Reading & Analysis Series posts, go here.

Years ago, I came up with this mantra: Watch movies. Read scripts. Write pages. A link to my reflections on that here.

Cannot emphasize enough the importance of reading movie scripts.

Next movie script read and analysis: The Big Sick. You may download the script here. Join us on Monday, January 15.

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