SimplyScripts Discussion Board
Blog Home - Produced Movie Script Library - TV Scripts - Unproduced Scripts - Contact - Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
It is July 13th, 2024, 11:19pm
Please login or register.
Was PortalRecent PostsHome Help Calendar Search Register Login
Please do read the guidelines that govern behavior on the discussion board. It will make for a much more pleasant experience for everyone. A word about SimplyScripts and Censorship

Produced Script Database (Updated!)

Short Script of the Day | Featured Script of the Month | Featured Short Scripts Available for Production
Submit Your Script

How do I get my film's link and banner here?
All screenplays on the and domain are copyrighted to their respective authors. All rights reserved. This screenplaymay not be used or reproduced for any purpose including educational purposes without the expressed written permission of the author.
Forum Login
Username: Create a new Account
Password:     Forgot Password

SimplyScripts Screenwriting Discussion Board    Unproduced Screenplay Discussion    Short Comedy Scripts  ›  The Last of Public Access
Users Browsing Forum
No Members and 1 Guests

 Pages: 1
Recommend Print
  Author    The Last of Public Access  (currently 249 views)
Posted: November 15th, 2023, 11:44am Report to Moderator

So, what are you writing?

Posts Per Day
The Last of Public Access by Bryce Smink - Short, Comedy - While filming the last episode of "Socky's Puppet House", a down-on-his-luck children's TV show Host faces a road bump when his sock-puppet co-star fails to show up on time. Chaos ensues. 6 pages - pdf format

Writer interested in feedback on this work

Visit for what is new on the site.

You will miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
- Wayne Gretzky
Logged Offline
Site Private Message
Posted: November 24th, 2023, 7:50pm Report to Moderator

Northeast USA pretty much.
Posts Per Day
This was funny in a sad way.  

Comedy is quite challenging and I think this rises to the challenge. My personal favorite part was the vomit hitting the back of Socky.  I think the irony of foul language being belted out on a childrenís show in front of children works. You did a good job capturing the cheapness of the set and costume of this public access program.

The only plot hole is that itís hard for a public access program to get cancelled. Production is not driven by ratings. People produce their own material on their own nickel. Broadcast time is usually free and is arranged with the local cable company. Itís not actually necessary to explain exactly why the show is cancelled but I think there is a joke opportunity there. I donít know what the joke is but the idea of a program on public access having such problems that they discontinue production must be unusual and probably pretty funny.

Itís possible that the reason for this being the last recording may have been evident, but I get the feeling that the drunken problems of this episode were new and unique and that other problems already existed and lingered.

Logged Offline
Site Private Message Reply: 1 - 1
 Pages: 1
Recommend Print

Locked Board Board Index    Short Comedy Scripts  [ previous | next ] Switch to:
Was Portal Recent Posts Home Help Calendar Search Register Login

Forum Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post polls
You may not post attachments
HTML is on
Blah Code is on
Smilies are on

Powered by E-Blah Platinum 9.71B © 2001-2006