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Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987) • Screenplay

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Like the writer, for example! The "Planes, Trains & Automobiles" screenplay is written by John Hughes. And, for your consideration, we offer his final shooting draft (dated 06.23.1987). Free, from 8FLiX and Paramount.

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What's "Planes, Trains & Automobiles" about?

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A businessman trying to get home for Thanksgiving runs into numerous disasters, including being stuck with an uncouth, unshakable traveling companion.

When I'm dead and buried all I'll count for is a couple million shower curtain that haven't fallen down. That's some legacy, huh?

PG. 114 : SCENE 157

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The WGA ranks this John Hughes classic as #36 on its "101 Funniest Screenplays" list.

John Hughes was a producer, director and writer also known for Uncle Buck (1989), The Breakfast Club (1985), and Weird Science (1985). He passed away in 2009.

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