Behind every great story is a great writer.

Script Slug is a hub of inspiration and education for storytellers.

Learn how Ava DuVernay reveals character, how Jordan Peele creates suspense, and how Christopher Nolan crafts mind-bending action. We have hundreds of screenplays from professionally produced films and series, and we're constantly adding more.

If you want to write, you have to read.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where does Script Slug get screenplays?

Every screenplay on Script Slug was either found online, or provided by a generous user. We simply organize, optimize, and post freely and publicly available materials.

Can I use these screenplays for my class or research project?

We can't give you legal advice, but we can speak to our own use of screenplays. Script Slug posts screenplays for educational and research purposes under the fair use doctrine of the United States. You are subject to your own jurisdiction's and organization's laws and policies.

Will Script Slug post my original screenplay?

Script Slug only posts the screenplays of professionally produced films and series. The idea is to provide education and inspiration for screenwriters and researchers.

Do you ever remove screenplays?

Script Slug has recevied and always honors requests to remove screenplays from the website. We post screenplays under fair use, and it's only fair to honor the wishes of the creators and owners of the material.