ACTOR 3 (AS JOSH'...

Bang Bang You're Dead

Act One



Basics

Show Type
Genders
  • : 1
  • : 2
Age Ranges
  • Late Teen
  • Young Adult
  • Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
Present day, home
Act/Scene
Act One

Scene Context

After glorifying the status a gun grants a person, Josh asks his parents for a rifle

Scene Text

ACTOR 3 (AS JOSH'S MOM) Josh, there's no way we're buying you a rifle.

JOSH Mom, will you listen to me?

ACTOR 1 (AS JOSH'S DAD) First you had to have a p.c., then every video game ever made, then a laptop--

JOSH For school, dad.

ACTOR 3 (AS JOSH'S MOM) Then a cell phone, a beeper and the newest style Nikes every three months--

ACTOR 1 (AS JOSH'S DAD) You have to have every CD you hear on the radio.

ACTOR 3 (AS JOSH'S MOM) An expensive mountain bike you rode three times.

ACTOR 1 (AS JOSH'S DAD) A snowboard you never used. And now a rifle? Please.

JOSH Grandpa wants to take me hunting.

ACTOR 3 (AS JOSH'S MOM) I'm absolutely against it.

JOSH Grandpa hunts. Are you rejecting what your own father thinks?

ACTOR 1 (AS