Texts

All books are available at Huntley Bookstore. Most required screenplays are available online from Script-o-rama.com.

David Trottier, The Screenwriter's Bible
William Goldman, Adventures in the Screen Trade
Edith Wharton, The Age of Innocence
Jane Austen, Emma
James M. Cain, Double Indemnity
Michael Ondaatje, The English Patient

Also recommended:

Syd Field, Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting
Richard Walters, The Art, Craft, and Business of Film and Television Writing
Martin Scorsese & Jay Cocks, The Age of Innocence: The Shooting Script
Richard Schickel, Double Indemnity
Michael Ondaatje, The English Patient: A Screenplay