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Eric Bitencourt

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Hero's Journey

Welcome to the largest online archive of media storytelling outlines. Here I describe the milestones of film and series' structures in order to identify similarities for research purposes. Work here is not set in stone and is open to feedback.
Eric Bitencourt Eric Bitencourt
Articles : 104
Since : 14/12/2014
Category : Movies, TV & Videos

Articles to discover

Better Call Saul | S01 (2015)

Better Call Saul | S01 (2015)

Created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould Storyline: The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer, Saul Goodman, in the time leading up to establishing his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Main Characters: JIMMY - (hero) KIM and MARCO - (ally) CHUCK - (mentor) MIKE - (enemy/ally) HOWARD, TUCO and NACHO- (enemy) ​​Milestones (
Better Call Saul | S02 (2016)

Better Call Saul | S02 (2016)

Created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould Storyline: The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer, Saul Goodman, in the time leading up to establishing his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Main Characters: JIMMY - (hero) KIM and MARCO - (ally) CHUCK - (mentor) MIKE - (enemy/ally) HOWARD, TUCO and NACHO- (enemy) ​​Milestones (
Dans la Maison (2012)

Dans la Maison (2012)

Directed and written by Fraçois Ozon Storyline: A high school French teacher is drawn into a precocious student's increasingly transgressive story about his relationship with a friend's family. Main Characters: GERMAIN - (hero) JEANNE - (ally) CLAUDE - (mentor, ally, enemy) RAFA - (enemy) ​Milestones (FIRST ACT): Ordinary World: Germain is a fre
Love (2016)

Love (2016)

Created by Judd Apatow, Lesley Arfin and Paul Rust Storyline: A couple who must navigate the exhilarations and humiliations of intimacy, commitment and other things they were hoping to avoid. Main Characters: GUS and MICKEY - (hero) HEIDI - (goddess) LENORA and TOBIAS - (mentor) BURTIE and KEVIN - (ally) SUSAN - (enemy) ​​Milestones (FIRST ACT)
Deutschland 83 (2015)

Deutschland 83 (2015)

Created by Anna Winger and Jörg Winger Storyline: Set in 1983, a 24 year old East German border guard is forcibly recruited by his government to pose as an assistant to a prominent West German official in order to gather intelligence regarding US plans to defend the West from Soviet aggression. Main Characters: MARTIN/MORITZ - (hero) ANNET, INGRID
Club de Cuervos (2015)

Club de Cuervos (2015)

Created by Gary Alazraki and Michael Lam Storyline: When the patriarch of a prominent family dies, his heirs battle to determine who will gain control of his beloved soccer team: The Cuervos of Nuevo Toledo. Main Characters: CHAVA and ISABEL - (hero) FELIX - (mentor) PAUSINI - (ally) JUAN PABLO, MARY LUZ, AITOR, ELISEO - (enemy) ​​Milestones (F
Eddie The Eagle (2016)

Eddie The Eagle (2016)

Directed by Dexter Fletcher Written by Sean Macaulay and Simon Kelton Storyline: The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics. Main Characters: EDDIE - (hero) MOM and PETRA - (ally) BRONSON - (mentor) FATHER, ATHLETES, OLYMPIC COMMISSION - (enemy) ​Milestones (
Akta Manniskor | Real Humans (2012)

Akta Manniskor | Real Humans (2012)

Created by Lars Lundström Storyline: In a parallel present the artificial human has come into its own. Robots no longer have anything robot-like about them. When humans make copies of themselves, which are so close to the real thing they form emotional bonds, the questions arises - What does it really mean to be 'human'? Main Characters: LEO, INGE
Life on Mars | S01

Life on Mars | S01

Created by Matthew Graham, Tony Jordan and Ashley Pharoah Storyline: After being involved in a car accident in 2006, DCI Sam Tyler wakes up to find himself in 1973, the era of 'Sweeney' type policing, Mark III Cortinas, and flared trousers. Main Characters: SAM - (hero) ANNIE, NELSON - (ally) GENE, VIC - (enemy/ally) Mrs TYLER - (goddess) ​​Mil
Girls | S05

Girls | S05

Created by Lena Dunham Storyline: A comedy about the experiences of a group of girls in their early 20s Main Characters: HANNAH, SHOSHANNA, JESSA, MARNIE- (hero/ally) RAY, ELIJAH, TAD, CHARLIE - (ally) ADAM, FRAN, LOREEN - (enemy/ally) ​​Milestones (FIRST ACT): Call to Adventure (episode 1): Marnie gets ready for her wedding day but it rains an