Here’s another selection of delightful audition scenes for you to practise learning lines, this time from the Coen brother’s classic crime noir MILLER’S CROSSING. An outstanding piece of film making.[amazonshowcase_477e8240f706161f11afccac7ce79b4d]
Download the script from here
We suggest you challenge yourselves this time and attempt these scenes with an American accent as the Coen brother’s intended.
FAT TONY – scene 3 from page 8 (he is the Voice), and scene 57 from page 85.
BERYL – one beautiful scene only – number 11 from the bottom of page 18, really gets going on page 19.
VERNA – what a piece of work – try scene 15 from page 25, and scene 24 from bottom of page 39 (dialogue starts on page 40).
MINK – scene 12, from script page 19 – that’s all Steve Buscemi had to say.
O’GAR, the police chief – scene 22, script page 38 and scene 58, script page 86.
BERT or WHISPER – pick either one to learn – scene 46 from page 72, and then scene 47…