Gone Girl

Written by Gillian Flynn

overview

Script Potential

How similar is this script to successful scripts

  • medium
    Studio
    Preferences
  • high
    Predicted
    Popularity

MPAA Rating

Content Rating

  • G / PG
    30% 70%
  • PG-13
  • R

Structure & Style

Summary of overall structure, style, & plot

  • Number of Scenes
    262
  • Action vs. Dialog
  • Average Dialog Turns per Scene
    5.0

Characters

Summary of names, roles, screen time, etc.

  • Major vs Minor Characters
    4 (26)
  • Male vs Female Dialog
  • Avg # of Speaking Characters per Scene
    1.4

Sentiment & Emotion

Summary of overall feeling & tone

  • anger

    Dominant
    Emotion
  • joy

    Secondary
    Emotion
  • Happy

    Ending
    Type

characters

Character Overview

Detailed breakdown of names, roles, screen time, etc.

  • Number of Major Characters
    4
  • Names of Major Characters
    Tanner, Amy, Boney, Nick
  • Number of Total Characters
    30
  • Max Number of Characters in a Scene
    7
  • Male vs Female Major Characters
  • Male vs Female Total Characters
  • Male vs Female Total Dialog

Characters per Scene

Detailed breakdown of character involvement per scene

  • Average Number of Characters Speaking per Scene
    1.4

Major Characters

Name
Gender
% of Scenes Present
% of Dialog
Most Interacted
with Character
Emotion Palette
Personality Profile
NICK
male
Amy
cooperative

Emotion Palette

  • Anger
  • joy
  • disgust
  • sadness
  • fear

Personality Profile

  • CAUTIOUS ADVENTUROUS
  • INDEPENDENT COOPERATIVE
  • INTROVERTED EXTROVERTED
  • COOL-HEADED EXPRESSIVE
AMY
female
Nick
adventurous

Emotion Palette

  • Anger
  • joy
  • disgust
  • sadness
  • fear

Personality Profile

  • CAUTIOUS ADVENTUROUS
  • INDEPENDENT COOPERATIVE
  • INTROVERTED EXTROVERTED
  • COOL-HEADED EXPRESSIVE
BONEY
female
Nick
independent

Emotion Palette

  • Anger
  • joy
  • disgust
  • sadness
  • fear

Personality Profile

  • CAUTIOUS ADVENTUROUS
  • INDEPENDENT COOPERATIVE
  • INTROVERTED EXTROVERTED
  • COOL-HEADED EXPRESSIVE
TANNER
male
Nick
cool-headed

Emotion Palette

  • Anger
  • joy
  • disgust
  • sadness
  • fear

Personality Profile

  • CAUTIOUS ADVENTUROUS
  • INDEPENDENT COOPERATIVE
  • INTROVERTED EXTROVERTED
  • COOL-HEADED EXPRESSIVE

structure & style

Overall Structure

Detailed breakdown of scene structure

  • Number of Scenes
    262
  • Average Number of Dialog Turns per Scene
    5.0
  • Average Number of Action Turns per Scene
    2.0
  • Percent of Scenes that are INT vs. EXT
  • Percent of Scenes that are DAY vs. NIGHT vs. OTHER
  • Percent of Scenes with No Dialog vs. Dialog
  • Scene Locations

    Dunne House, Room, Police Station, Dunne Bedroom, Dunne Kitchen, Dunne Dining Room, Dunne Guest Room, Gos, Dunne Bathroom, Nicks Car, Dunne Downstairs Bathroom, Dunnes House, Dunne Front Yard, North Carthage, Brooklyn Brownstone Bedroom, Drury Lodge, Nicks Bedroom, Police Station Hallway, New York, Gos Kitchen, Drury Lodge Ballroom, Police Station Bullpen, Dim Sum Restaurant, Truck Stop Diner, New York Bookstore, Hotel Makeup Room, Gos Backyard, Conference Room, Bar, Station Main Room, Upstairs Hallway, Station Conference Room, Police Conference Room, Cabin, Amys Festival, Lakehouse Bedroom, Office, Amys Office, Nicks Room, Hotel Conference Room

Plot Features

Summary of plot features and sentimentality

  • Plot Archetype

    Man in a Hole

    Characterized by a fall then a rise.

  • Ending Type

    Happy

Sentiment Plot

  • Gone Girl
  • Man in a Hole

Dialog & Action per Scene

  • Action
  • Dialog

Sentiment & emotion

Overall Sentiment

Summary of sentiment throughout the script

sadness: 0.459754sadnessanger: 0.535554angerjoy: 0.483034joydisgust: 0.099086disgustfear: 0.132078fear

Emotional Change By Scene

Breakdown of emotional change throughout script

  • Anger
  • Joy
  • Disgust
  • Sadness
  • Fear
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