TRACKING DOWN the line of empty, open capsules. Frozen twilight. The final four capsules are sealed, lids in place.
ANGLE - INSIDE CAPSULE
NEWT, then RIPLEY. HICKS next, his head and chest bandaged. Then BISHOP in his caul of plastic. But the lid of Bishops capsule is misted with hothouse condensation.
A tear of fluid streaks the condensation.
An alarm SOUNDS.
A monitor begins to scroll da
Radio: October is inventory time. So right now, Statler Toyota is making the best deals of the year on all 1985 model Toyotas. You wont find a better car with a better price with better service anywhere in Hill Valley...
Television: The Senate is expected to vote on this today. In other news, officials at The Pacific
Nuclear Research Facility have denied the rumor that the case of missing plutoni
Standard Oil. This war culminates in the
disastrous Bay of Pigs invasion in April 1961,
when Kennedy refuses to provide air cover for
the exile brigade. Of the 1600 men who invade,
114 are killed, 1200 are captured. The Cuban
exiles and the CIA are furious at Kennedys
irresolution ... Kennedy, taking public
responsibility for the failure, privately claims
the CIA lied to him and tried to
EXT. COLUMBUS, OHIO - DAY
The state capital of Ohio. Its an impressive building for
a city this size.
SUPERTITLE: COLUMBUS, OHIO - STATE CAPITAL
INT. OHIO STATE SUPREME COURT - DAY
In chambers striving for august, JUSTICES listen to a lawyer
MR. RODMAN, argue his case before the highest court in Ohio.
Mr. Rodman enjoys the sound of his own voice.
attitude. "Did I burn down the joint? I dont think
so. I was making ornaments out of fish-hooks."
"My new fish-hooks?" replies the father.
"I cant make ornaments out of the old ones, with dry worm guts stuck on
[Humor generated from the clash of two opposing points of view, each
understandable or expressing a truth from their perspective. Kevins
behavior is appropriate from his perspective