Screenplay Structure Analysis of GROUNDHOG DAY

In this case study, The Criticat analyzes the screenplay structure of the film Groundhog Day. Using screenwriter Blake Snyder’s Beat Sheet from his book Save the Cat as a guide, the video highlights the film’s key structural beats—from the comedic setup to the mania that accompanies Bill Murray’s repeated experience of the same day.



The Criticat

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The 3-Act Structure

Fantasy Comedy

Fantasy Comedy

Harold Ramis

Groundhog Day