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Gosford Park: The Shooting Script

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The shooting script of the movie Gosford Park, which won the 2002 Oscar for best original screenplay. It contains the original screenplay, production stills, and full credits for the country house murder mystery.
Paperback, 180 pages
Published April 1st 2002 by Nick Hern Books (first published March 25th 2002)
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Jun 27, 2010 Diana rated it it was ok
The book was just okay . . . this is one of those situations where the movie was able to bring to life what the written page failed to produce.
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Feb 12, 2017 Robb Gardner rated it it was amazing
For anyone interested in the mechanics of dialogue in a screenplay, this is the read for you.
I saw the movie, and I think it is a film worth seeing several times. I'm also a fan of Downton Abbey and have bought and read the first three scripts of that series. (I enjoyed particularly the comments he made about his family, particularly his Edwardian great-aunts, and how things were still "done" and "not done" in stately homes during the interwar period.) I had hoped that Mr. Fellowes would have done something of the same in the shooting script of Gosford Park. He didn't, but that was my o ...more
Published by Newmarket Press in 2002, Gosford Park: The Shooting Script is just one title in the Newmarket Shooting Script Series. However, the series title is misleading. Readers picking up one of these volumes and expecting to find a popcorn version of The Waste Land: A Facsimile and Transcript of the Original Drafts Including the Annotations of Ezra Pound will be disappointed.

I reviewed this book for both Green Man Review and The Sleeping Hedgehog. My full review can be read here
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145. Gosford Park: the shooting script by Julian Fellowes and Robert Altman
This shooting script was excellent, but I did have to go back to the page of Cast of Characters to check on who was who. Theoretically, it is a murder mystery from an Upstairs Downstairs point of view, and how the two are interconnected. I really enjoyed how the police inspector who has come to investigate the murder is considered a “tradesman” who should use the servants entrance. I’m not sure if I liked the insertion of
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I really liked this story. The characters were really entertaining. I liked all of the hierarchy rivalry between the characters.
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Julian Alexander Kitchener-Fellowes (Baron Fellowes of West Stafford), DL. English actor, novelist, screenwriter, and director.

Fellowes is the youngest son of Peregrine Fellowes (a diplomat and Arabist who campaigned to have Haile Selassie restored to his throne during World War II). Julian inherited the title of Lord of the Manor of Tattershall from his father, making him the fourth Fellowes to h
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Elsie: We do if something's funny, sir.”
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