59 episodes

“Lessons from the Screenplay” creator Michael Tucker and the LFTS team do deeper dives into the storytelling of individual movies and chat with the creatives behind those films.

Beyond the Screenplay Michael Tucker

    • TV & Film
    • 4.9 • 351 Ratings

“Lessons from the Screenplay” creator Michael Tucker and the LFTS team do deeper dives into the storytelling of individual movies and chat with the creatives behind those films.

    Episode 58: A Few Good Men

    Episode 58: A Few Good Men

    The LFTS team discusses A Few Good Men’s ostentatious character intros, the complexities of Aaron Sorkin’s dialogue, and what makes Col. Jessep such an intimidating villain.



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    Show Notes

    Beyond the Screenplay Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/beyondthescreenplay

    LFTS Merch: https://standard.tv/collections/lfts



    Find us on Twitter

    Beyond the Screenplay: https://twitter.com/beyondthescreenplay

    Michael Tucker: https://twitter.com/michaeltuckerla

    Tricia Aurand: https://twitter.com/TriciaJeanA

    Brian Bitner: https://twitter.com/BrianBitner

    Alex Calleros: https://twitter.com/Alex_Calleros



    Produced by Vince Major: https://twitter.com/VinceMajor

    Edited by Eric Schneider: https://twitter.com/ImEricSchneider



    Website: http://lessonsfromthescreenplay.com

    For Inquiries and Booking: Vince@Plusfortyseven.com

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Episode 57: The Last of Us Part II (ft. Sage Hyden)

    Episode 57: The Last of Us Part II (ft. Sage Hyden)

    To celebrate the launch of Story Mode, our new video game-focused channel, the LFTS team discusses The Last of Us Part II with Sage Hyden of Just Write. They discuss the game's emotional gut punches, shifting perspectives, and ambitious narrative.

    Check out our new channel, Story Mode: https://www.youtube.com/c/StoryModeOn/



    Show Notes

    Check out Sage's great video on The Last of Us Part 2 on his channel Just Write: https://youtu.be/jmivMh8Dpug



    All the Patreons!

    Beyond the Screenplay Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/beyondthescreenplay

    Story Mode Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/StoryModeOn

    Just Write Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/justwrite



    Find us on Twitter

    Beyond the Screenplay: https://twitter.com/beyondthescreenplay

    Michael Tucker: https://twitter.com/michaeltuckerla

    Tricia Aurand: https://twitter.com/TriciaJeanA

    Brian Bitner: https://twitter.com/BrianBitner

    Alex Calleros: https://twitter.com/Alex_Calleros



    Produced by Vince Major: https://twitter.com/VinceMajor

    Edited by Eric Schneider: https://twitter.com/ImEricSchneider



    Website: http://lessonsfromthescreenplay.com

    For Inquiries and Booking: Vince@Plusfortyseven.com


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    • 1 hr 36 min
    Episode 56: V for Vendetta

    Episode 56: V for Vendetta

    The LFTS team discusses V for Vendetta's unique genre-blending, why plot logistics don't always need to be overly-clear, and how the film embraces its theme of "artists using lies to tell the truth."



    Show Notes

    Beyond the Screenplay Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/beyondthescreenplay

    LFTS Merch: https://standard.tv/collections/lfts



    Find us on Twitter

    Beyond the Screenplay: https://twitter.com/beyondthescreenplay

    Michael Tucker: https://twitter.com/michaeltuckerla

    Tricia Aurand: https://twitter.com/TriciaJeanA

    Brian Bitner: https://twitter.com/BrianBitner

    Alex Calleros: https://twitter.com/Alex_Calleros



    Produced by Vince Major: https://twitter.com/VinceMajor

    Edited by Eric Schneider: https://twitter.com/ImEricSchneider



    Website: http://lessonsfromthescreenplay.com

    For Inquiries and Booking: Vince@Plusfortyseven.com


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    • 1 hr 21 min
    Episode 55: Coraline

    Episode 55: Coraline

    The LFTS team discusses Coraline's stunning stop-motion cinematography, the filmmakers' incredible attention to detail, and how all these elements and more perfectly express the story's theme.



    Show Notes

    LFTS Video on Coraline: https://youtu.be/NR3Q3IAMVXM 

    Beyond the Screenplay Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/beyondthescreenplay

    LFTS Merch: https://standard.tv/collections/lfts

    Michael on Alex Goes Bananas: https://watchnebula.com/videos/alex-goes-bananas-7-moulin-rouge-feat-lessons-from-the-screenplay



    Find us on Twitter

    Beyond the Screenplay: https://twitter.com/beyondthescreenplay

    Michael Tucker: https://twitter.com/michaeltuckerla

    Tricia Aurand: https://twitter.com/TriciaJeanA

    Brian Bitner: https://twitter.com/BrianBitner

    Alex Calleros: https://twitter.com/Alex_Calleros



    Produced by Vince Major: https://twitter.com/VinceMajor

    Edited by Eric Schneider: https://twitter.com/ImEricSchneider



    Website: http://lessonsfromthescreenplay.com

    For Inquiries and Booking: Vince@Plusfortyseven.com


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    • 1 hr 17 min
    Episode 54: Black Panther

    Episode 54: Black Panther

    The LFTS team praises Black Panther's inspirational vision of the future, the complexities of each character, and how the film impressively engages its politically charged material.



    Show Notes

    LFTS Video on Black Panther: https://youtu.be/rML_5rkQ2bM

    Beyond the Screenplay Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/beyondthescreenplay

    LFTS Merch: https://standard.tv/collections/lfts



    Find us on Twitter

    Beyond the Screenplay: https://twitter.com/beyondthescreenplay

    Michael Tucker: https://twitter.com/michaeltuckerla

    Tricia Aurand: https://twitter.com/TriciaJeanA

    Brian Bitner: https://twitter.com/BrianBitner

    Alex Calleros: https://twitter.com/Alex_Calleros



    Produced by Vince Major: https://twitter.com/VinceMajor

    Edited by Eric Schneider: https://twitter.com/ImEricSchneider



    Website: http://lessonsfromthescreenplay.com

    For Inquiries and Booking: Vince@Plusfortyseven.com


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    • 1 hr 22 min
    Episode 53: Stranger Things

    Episode 53: Stranger Things

    The LFTS team discusses the cultural impact of Stranger Things, the differences between the first three seasons, and how the series balances nostalgia, horror, and fun coming-of-age stories all at the same time.



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    Show Notes

    LFTS Video on Stranger Things: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Rxss4wEL4w

    Michael's appearance on "Missing Frames" talking about The Curious Case of Benjamin Button: https://www.thenerdparty.com/missingframes/episode-92-the-curious-case-of-benjamin-button

    Beyond the Screenplay Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/beyondthescreenplay

    LFTS Merch: https://standard.tv/collections/lfts



    Find us on Twitter

    Beyond the Screenplay: https://twitter.com/beyondthescreenplay

    Michael Tucker: https://twitter.com/michaeltuckerla

    Tricia Aurand: https://twitter.com/TriciaJeanA

    Brian Bitner: https://twitter.com/BrianBitner

    Alex Calleros: https://twitter.com/Alex_Calleros



    Produced by Vince Major: https://twitter.com/VinceMajor

    Edited by Eric Schneider: https://twitter.com/ImEricSchneider



    Website: http://lessonsfromthescreenplay.com

    For Inquiries and Booking: Vince@Plusfortyseven.com


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    • 1 hr 15 min

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