Monsters Are Due On Maple Street
Updated: 3/13/2020
Monsters Are Due On Maple Street

Storyboard Text

  • What was that? A meteor?
  • Exposition
  • That's what it looked like.
  • Conflict
  • Charlie, let's go into town. See what's going on there.
  • No! The aliens don't want you too! They want you to stay here!
  • Come on, Tommy.
  • Get that boy up to bed, Sally.
  • Rising Action
  • What if Les Goodman is waiting for aliens?
  • I see him stare up at the sky sometimes!
  • You people are acting crazy!
  • He has trouble sleeping!
  • It's almost like he's waiting for something.
  • A summer afternoon on Maple Street. Suddenly, all the neighbors hear a sound overhead. Everyone looks.
  • Rising Action
  • I didn't mean too! I thought it was an alien!
  • He goes to the next neighborhood and you kill him?
  • All the cars stop working, the power turns off, and nothing is working. Tommy thinks the meteor was an alien. No one is believing him.
  • Climax
  • Everyone turns on each other. They start to get violent. They let their fear take over their common sense.
  • Resolution
  • All we have to do is sit back. They'll destroy themselves.
  • Charlie kills Pete Van Horn. Everyone starts thinking that Charlie is the alien. Everone is in aww.
  • You killed Pete!
  • Charlie, what have you done?
  • Everyone starts hurting each other and chasing each other. People run from each other and blame each other for being a monster. When the real monster is themselves.
  • No, It's Tommy!
  • It's Steve!
  • It's obviously Charlie.
  • The real aliens watch Maple Street destroy themselves. They say that they don't have to do anything. The people will take over and destroy themselves.
  • The world is full of Maple Streets.