Preferation
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Preferation

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birds flying: REDMI NOTE 7 AI DUAL CAMERA This lake is on the way to my college. I love standing here looking at birds flying I hope someone liked it :)
 birds flying: REDMI NOTE 7
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This lake is on the way to my college. I love standing here looking at birds flying I hope someone liked it :)

This lake is on the way to my college. I love standing here looking at birds flying I hope someone liked it :)

birds flying: top off a CONTA INER OF HONEY, and puts some honey into his hair. He squirts some in his mouth and gargles. Then he takes the lid off the bottle, and rolls some on like deodorant. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE KITCHEN -CONTINUOUS Barry's mother, JANET BENSON, yells up at Bary. JANET BENSON Barry, breakfast is ready! CUT TO: "Bee Movie" JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 2. BARRY Sorry, I'm excite d. Barry's father, MARTIN BENSON, ENTERS. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEADLINE, "Queen gives birth to thousandtuple ts: Resting Com forta bly." MARTIN BENSON Here's the gra duate. We're very proud of you, Son. And a perfect report card, all B's. JANET BENSON (mushing Barry's hair) Very proud. BARRY Ma! I've got a thing going here. Barry re-adjusts his hair, starts to leave. JANET BENSON You've got some lint on your fuzz. She picks it off. BARRY Ow, that's me! MARTIN BENSON Wave to us. We'll be in row 118,000. Barry zips off. BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON Barry, I told you, stop flying in the house! CUT TO: SEQ. 750 DRIVING TOo GRADUATION EXT. BEE SUBURB - MORNING A GARAGE DOOR OPENS. Barry drives out in his CAR. "Bee Movie" JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 3. ANGLE ON: Barry's friend, ADAM FLAYMAN, standing by the curb. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEAD LINE: "Frisbee Hits Hive: Internet Down. Bee-stander: "I heard a sound, and next thing I going to his fune ra l? BARRY No, I'm not going to his funeral. Everybody knows you sting some one you die, you don't waste it on a squirre I. He was such a hot head. ADAM Yeah, I uess he could've just gotten out of the way. The DRIVE through a loop de loop. BARRY AND ADAM Whoa...Whooo...wheee!! ADAM I love this incorporating the amusement park right into our regular day. BARRY I guess that's why they say we don't need vacations. CUT TO: SEQ. 95 - GRADUATION EXT. GRADUATION CEREMONY - CONTINUOUS Barry and Adam come to a stop. They exit the car, and fly over the crowd to their seats. * BARRY * (re: graduation ceremony) * Boy, quite a bit of pomp..under * the circumstance s. * They land in the ir seats. BARRY (CONT'D) Well Adam, to day we are men. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 5. ADAM We are. BARRY Bee-meh. ADAM Amen! BARRY Hallelujah. Barry hits Adam's fore he ad. Adam goes into the rapture. An announce ment comes over the PA. ANNOUNCER (V.O) Students, faculty, distinguished bees...please welcome, Dean Buzzwe Il. ANGLE ON: DEAN BUZZWELL steps up to the podium. The podium has a sign that reads: "Welcome Graduating Class of:", with train-station style flipping numbers after it. BUZZWELL Welcome New Hive City graduating class of... The numbers on the podium change to 9:15. BUZZWE LL (CONT'D)9:15. (he clears his throat) And that concludes our graduation ceremonies. And begins your career at Honex Industries. BARRY Are we going to pick our job today? ADAM I heard it's just orientation. The rows of chairs change in transformer-like mechanical motion to Universal Studios type tour trams. Buzzwell walks off stage. BARRY (re: trams) Whoa, heads up! Here we go. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 6. SEQ. 125 - "FACTORY FEMALE VOICE (V.O) Keep your hands and antennas inside the tram at all times. (in Spanish) Dejen las manos y antennas adentro del tram a todos tiempos. BARRY I wonder what it's going to be like? ADAM A little scary. Barry shakes Adam. BARRY AND ADAM AAHHHH! The tram passes under SIGNS READING: "Honex: A Division of Honesco: A Part of the Hexagon Group." TRUDY Welcome to Honex, a division of Honesco, and a part of the Hexagon group. BARRY This is it! The Honex doors OPEN, revealing is? BARRY Yes, we're all cousins. ADAM Right. You're right. TRUDY At Honex, we also constantly strive to improve every aspect of bee existence. The se bees are stress testing a new helmet technology. ANGLE ON: A STUNT BEE in a HELMET getting hit with a NEWSPAPER, then a SHOE, then a FLYSWATTE R. He ge ts up, and gives a "thumb's up". The graduate bees APPLAUD. ADAM (re: stunt bee) What do you think he makes? BARRY Not enough. TRUDY And here we have our latest advancement, the Kre Iman. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 8. BARRY Wow, what does that do? TRUDY Catches that little strand of honey that hangs after you pour it. Saves us millions. ANGLE ON: The Krelman machine. Bees with hand-shaped hats on, rotating around a wheel to catch drips of honey. Adam's hand shoots up. ADAM Can any one work on the Kreiman? TRUDY Of course. Most bee jobs are small ones. But bees know that every small job, if it's done well, means a lot. There are over 3000 diffe rent bee occupations. But choose carefully. because you'll stay in the job that you pick for the rest of your life. The be es CHEER. ANGLE ON: Barry's smile dropping slightly. BARRY The same job for the rest of your life? I didn't know that. ADAM What's the difference? TRUDY And you'll be happy to know that bees as a species haven't had one day off in 27 million years. BARRY So you'll just work us to death? TRUDY (laughing) We'll sure try. Everyone LAUGHS except Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 9. The tram drops downa log-flume READING: "Bee Goes Berserk: Stings Seven Then Self." ANGLE ON: A BEE filling his car's gas tank from a honey pump. He fills his car some, then takes a swig for himself. NEWSPAPER BEE (to the bee guzzling gas) Hey! Barry and Adam be gin to cross the street. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 10. BARRY Yeah but Adam, did you ever think that maybe things work a little too well around here? They stop in the middle of the stre et. The traffic moves perfectly around them. ADAM Like what? Give me one example. BARRY (thinks)...I don't know. But you know what I'm talking about. They walk off. SEQ. 400 - "MEET THE JOCKS" SFX: The SOUND of Pollen Jocks. PAN DOWN from the Honex statue. J-GATE ANNOUNCER Please clear the gate. Royal Nectar Force on approach. Royal Nectar Force on approach. BARRY Wait a second. Check it out. Hey, hey, those are Pollen jocks. ADAM Wow. FOUR PATROL BEES FLY in through the hive's giant Gothic entrance. The Patrol Bees are wearing fighter pilot helmets with black visors. ADAM (CONT'D) I've never seen them this close. BARRY They know what it's like to go outside the hive. ADAM Yeah, but some of them don't come back. "Bee Movie" - JSs REVISIONS 8/13/07 11. The ne ctar from the pollen jocks is removed from the ir backpacks, and loaded into trucks on the ir way to Honex. A SMALL CROWD forms around the Patrol Bees. Each one has a PIT CREW that takes the ir nectar. Lou Loduca hurries a pit crew along: LOU LODUCA You guys did great! You're mons ters. You're sky freaks!I love it! I love it! SCHOOL GIRLS are jumping up and down and squealing nearby. BARRY I wonder whe re those guys haue just been? ADAM I don't know. BARRY Their day's not planne d. Outside the hive, flying wvho- knows - whe re, doing who-lknows - what. ADAM You can't just decide one day to be a Pollen Jock. You have to be bred for that. BARRY Right. Pollen Jocks cross in close proximity to Barry and Adam. Some pollen falls off, onto Barry and Adam. BARRY (CONT'D) Look at that. That's m ore pollen than you and I will ever see in a life time. ADAM (playing with the pollen) It's just a status sym bol. I think bees make too biga deal out of it. BARRY Perha ps, unless you're wearing it, and the ladies see you wearing it. ANGLE ON: Two girl bees. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS on the balcony alone, looking out over the city. Martin Benson ENTERS, snea ks up behind Barry and gooses him in his ribs. MARTIN BENSON Honex! BARRY Oh, Dad. You surprised me. MARTIN BENSON (laughing) Have you decided what you're interested in, Son? BARRY Well, there's a lot of choices. MARTIN BENSON But you only get one. Martin LAUGHS. BARRY Dad, do you ever get bored doing the same job every day? MARTIN BENSON Son, let me tell you som e thing about stirring. (making the stirring motion) You grab that stick and you just move it around, and you stir it around. You get yourse lf into a rhythm, it's a beautiful thing. BARRY You know dad, the more I think about it, maybe the honey field just isn't right for me. MARTIN BENSON And you were thinking Another BEE APPLICANT, SANDY SHRIMPKIN is EXITING. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Is it still available? BUZZWELL Hang on. (he looks at changing numbers on the board) Two left. And...one of them's yours. Congratulations Son, step to the side please. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 17. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Yeah! ADAM (to Sandy, leaving) What did you get? SANDY SHRIMPKIN Picking the crud out. That is stellar! ADAM Wow. BUZZWELL (to Adam and Barry) Couple of newbies? ADAM Yes Sir. Our first day. We are ready. BUZZWELL Well, step up and make your choice. ANGLE ON: A CHART listing the different sectors of Honex. Heating, Cooling, Viscosity, Krelman, Pollen Counting, Stunt Bee, Pouring, Stirrer, Humming, Regurgitating, Front Desk, Hair Removal, (CONT'D) Oh, I'm sorry. The KRrelman just closed out. ADAM Oh! He takes the hat off Adam. BUZZWELL Wax Monkey's always open. The Krelman goes from "Closed" to "Open". BUZZWELL (CONT'D) And the KreIman just opened up again. ADAM What happe ne d? BUZWELL Well, whe never a bee dies, that's an opening. (pointing at the board) See that? He's dead, dead, another dead one, deady, deadified, two more de a d. Dead from the neck up, dead from the ne ck down. But, that's life. ANGLE ON: Barry's disturbed expre ssion. ADAM (feeling pressure to decide) Oh, this is so hard. Heating, cooling, stunt bee, pourer, stirrer, humming, inspector no. 7, lint coordinator, stripe supervisor, antenna-ball polisher, mite wrangler-- Bary. Barry, what do you think I should- - Barry? (V.o) You're cra - - Barry HANGS UR ANGLE ON: Lou Loduca. LOU LODUCA If anyone's feeling brave, there's a Korean Deli on 83rd that gets their roses today. BARRY (timidly) Hey guys. BUZZ Well, look at that. SPLITZ Isn't that the kid we saw yesterday? LOU LODUCA (to Barry) Hold it son, flight deck's restricted. JACKSON It's olkay Lou, we're going to take him bears, and bats. "Bee Movie" FLIPS their goggles down. Pit crew bees CRANK their wings, and remove the starting blocks. We hear loud HUMMING. "Bee Movie- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 22. LOU LODUCA (CONT' D) LOU LODUCA (CONT'D) Pound those petunia's, you striped stem-suckers! All of you, drain those flowe rs! A FLIGHT DECK GUY in de ep crouch hand-signals them out the archway as the backwash from the bee wings FLUTTERS his jump suit. Barry follows everyone. SEQ. 800 Splitz and Jacks on CHUCKLE. LOU LODUCA Really? Feeling lucky, are ya? A YOUNGER SMA LLE R BEE THAN BARRY. CHET, runs up with a release waiver for Bary to sign. CHET Sign here. Here. Just initial that. Thank you. LOU LODUCA Okay. you got a rain advisory today and as you all know, bees cannot fly in rain. So be careful. As always, (reading off clipboard) watch your brooms, hockey sticks, dogs, birds "FLYING WITH THE JOCKS" The bees climb above tree tops in formation. Barry is euphoric. BARRY Whoa! I'm out! I can't believe I'm out! So blue. Ha ha ha! (a beat) I feel so fast...and free. (re: kites in the sky) Box kite! Wow! They fly by several bicyclists, and approach a patch of flowers. BARRY (CONT'D) Flowers! Coming in at you like a missile! Ken HITS the ball back. Bary feels the g-forces. ANGLE ON The Pollen Jocks watching Barry pass by the m in SLOW MOTION. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 26. BARRY (in slow motion) Help me! JACKSON You know, I don't think these are flowers. SPLITZ Should we tell him? JACKSON I think he knows. BARRY (O.S) What is this?! Vanessa HITS a higlh arcing lob. Ken waits, poised for the return. We see Bary having trouble mane uve ring the ball from fatigue. KEN (overly confident) Match point! ANGLE ON: Ken running up. He has a killer look in his eyes. He's going to hit the ultimate overhe ad smash. KEN (CONT'D) You can just start packing up Honey, because I believe you're about to eat it! ANGLE ON: Pollen Jocks. JACKSON JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 27. BARRY Yowser!!! SEQ. 1000- grasshopper) Eww, gross. CUT TO: INT CAR - CONTINUOUS The car is packed with a typical suburban family: MOTHER, FATHER, eight-year old BOY, LITTLE GIRL in a car seat and a GRANDMOTHER. A big slobbery DOG is behind a grate. Bary pops into the passenger compartment, hitting the Mother's magazine. MOTHER There's a bee in the car! They all notice the bee and start SCREAMING. BARRY Aaahhhh! Barry tum bles around the car. We see the faces from his POV. MOTHER Do something! "Bee Movie" starts to RAIN. He nimbly avoids the rain at first. BARRY (CONT'D) Whoa. Whoa! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in- A couple of drops hit him, his wings go limp and he starts falling. BARRY (CONT'D) Mayday! May day! Bee going down! Barry sees a window le dge and aims for it and just makes it. Shivering and exhausted, he crawls into an open window as it CLOSES. SEQ. 1100 - "VANESSA SAVES BARRY INT. VANESSA'S APARTMENT -CONTINUOUS Inside the window, Barry SHAKES off the rain like a dog. Vanessa, Ken, Andy, and Anna ENTER the apartment. VANESSA Ken, can you close the window please? KEN Huh? Oh. (to Andy) Hey, check out my new resume. I made it into a fold-out brochure. You see? it folds out. Ken holds up his brochure, with photos know what? I pre dicted global warming. I could feel it getting hotter. At first I thought it was just me. Bary's POV: Giant human mouth opening. KEN (CONT'D) Wait! Stop! Beeeeeee! ANNA Kill it! Kill it! They all JUMP up from their chairs. Andy looks around for something to use. Ken comes in for the kill with a big TIMBERLAND BOOT on each hand. KEN Stand back. These are winter boots. Vanessa ENTERS, and stops Ken from squashing Barry. VANESSA (grabs Ken's arm) Wait. Don't kill him. CLOSE UP: on Barry's puzzled face. KEN You know I'm allergic to them. This thing could kill me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 32. VANESSA Why does his life have any less value than yours? She takes a GLASS TUMBLER and places it over Barry. KEN Why does his life have Movie"- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 33. EXT. WINDOWSILL CONTINUOUS Bary stares over the window frame. He can't believe what's just happened. It is still RAINING. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1200 "BARRY SPEAKS" EXT. WINDOWSILL - LATER Barry is still staring through the window. Inside, everyone's saying their good-byes. KEN Vanessa, next we e k? Yogurt night? VANESSA Uh, yeah sure Ken. You know, whatever. KEN You can put carob chips on the re. VANESSA Good night. KEN (as he exits) Supposed to be less calories, or something. VANESSA Bye. She shuts the door. Vanessa starts cleaning up. BARRY I've got to say sometlhing. She saved my life. I've got to say something. Alright, he re it goes. Barry flies in. "Bee Movie" APARTMENT- CONTINUOUS Barry hides himself on different PRODUCTS placed along VANESSA You're talking, BARRY Yes, I know, I know. VANESSA You're talking. BARRY I know, I'm sony. I'm so sorry. VANESSA It's okay. It's fine. It's just, I know I'm dreaming, but I don't recall going to bed. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 35. BARRY Well, you know I'm sure this is very disconcerting. VANESSA Well yeah. I mean this is a bit of a surprise to me. I mean...you're a bee. BARRY Yealh, I am a bee, and you know I'm not supposed to be doing this, but they were all trying to kill me and if it wasn't for you...I mean, I had to thank you. It's just the way I was raised. Vanessa intentionally JABS her hand with a FORK. VANESSA O w! BARRY That was a little we ird. VANESSA (to herself) I'm talking to a bee. BARRY Yealh. VANESSA I'm talking to a be e. BARRY BARRY Really? VANESSA It's just coffee. BARRY I hate to impose. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 37. VANESSA Don't be ridiculous. BARRY Actually, I would love a cup. VANESSA Hey. you want a little rum cake? BARRY I really shouldn't. VANESSA Have a little rum cake. BARRY No, no, no, I can't. VANESSA Oh, come on. BARRY You know, I'm trying to lose a couple micrograms he re. VANESSA Where? BARRY Well... These stripes don't help. VANESSA You look great. BARRY I don't know if you know anything about fashion. Vanessa starts POURING the coffee through an imaginary cup and directly onto the floor. BARRY (CONT'D) A re you alright? VANESSA No. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1300 "ROOFTOP COFFEE" "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 38. EXT. for the hive, but I can't do it the way they want. VANESSA I know how you feel. BARRY You do? VANESSA Sure, my parents wanted me to be a lawyer or doctor, but I wanted to be a florist. BARRY Really? VANESSA My only interest is flowers. BARRY Our new queen was just elected with that same campaign slogan. VANESSA Oh. BARRY Anyway, see there's my hive, right there. You can see it. VANESSA Oh, you're in Sheep Meadow. BARRY (excite d) Yes! You know the turtle pond? VANESSA Yes? BARRY I'm right off of that. VANESSA Oh, no way. I know that area. Do you know I lost a toe-ring there once? BARRY Really? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 40. VANESSA Yes. BARRY Why do girls put rings on their toes? VANESSA Why not? BARRY I don't know. It's like putting a hat on your knee. VANESSA Really? Okay. A JANITOR in the background changes a LIGHTBULB. To him, it appe ars that Vanessa is talking to an imaginary friend. JANITOR You all right, ma'am? VANESSA Oh, yeah, fine. Just having two cups of coffee. BARRY Anyway, this has been great. (wiping his mouth) Thanks for the coffee. Barry gazes at Vanessa. VANESSA Oh yeah, it's no trouble. BARRY Sorry I couldn't finish it. Vanessa giggles. BARRY (CONT'D) (re: coffee) If I did, l'd be up the rest of my life. Ummm. Can I take a piece of this with me? VANESSA Sure. Here, have a crumb. She takes a CRUMB from the plate and hands it to Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 41. BARRY (a little dreamy) Oh, thanks. VANESSA Yeah. The re is an awkward pause. COAT BEE 2 Well, he's all set to go, we may as well try it. (into the mic) Okay Dave, pull the chute. The test bee opens his parachute. He's instantly blown against the rear wall. Adam and Barry ENTER. ADAM Sounds amazing. BARRY Oh, it was amazing. It was the scariest, Ihappiest moment of my life. ADAM Humans! Humans! I can't believe you were with humans! Giant scary humans! What we re they like? BARRY Huge and crazy. They talk crazy, they eat crazy giant things. They drive around real crazy. ADAM And do they try and kill you like on TV? BARRY Some of them. But some of the m don't. ADAM How'd you get back? BARRY Poodle. ADAM Look, you did it. And I'm glad. You saw whatever you wanted to see out there, you had your "experience", and now JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 43. ANGLE ON: LAB BEES examining a CANDY CORN through a micros cope. BARRY Well... ADAM Well? BARRY Well, I met some one . ADAM You met some one? Was she Bee-ish? BARRY Mmm. ADAM Not a WASP? Your parents will kill you. BARRY No, no, no, not a wasp. ADAM Spider? BARRY You know, I'm not attracted to the spiders. I know to everyone else it's like the hottest thing with the eight legs and all. I can't get by that face. Barry makes a spider face. ADAM So, who is she? BARRY She 's a human. ADAM Oh no, no, no, no. That didn't happen. You didn't do that. That is a bee law. You wouldn't break a bee law. BARRY Her name's Vanessa. "Bee JANET BENSON Would it kill you to just make a little honey? Barry ROLLS off the raft and SINKS to the bottom of the pool. We hear his parents MUFFLE D VOICES from above the surface. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 47. JANET BENSON (CONT'D) (muffled) Barry, come out from under there. Your father's talking to you. Martin, would you talk to him? MARTIN BENSON Barry, I'm talking to you. DISSOLVE TO: EXT. PICNIC AREA DAY MUSIC: "Sugar Sugar" by the Archies. Bary and Vanessa are having a picnic. A MOSQUITO lands on Vanessa's leg. She SWATS it violently. Barry's head whips around, aglhast. They stare at each other awkwardly in a frozen moment, then BURST INTO HYSTERICAL LAUGHTER. Vanessa GETS UP. VANESSA You coming? BARRY Got everything? VANESSA All set. Vanessa gets into a one-man Ultra Light plane with a black and yellow paint scheme. She puts on her heImet. BARRY You go ahead, I'll catch up. VANESSA (come hither wink) Don't be too long. The Ultra Light takes off. Barry catches up. They fly sideby-side. VANESSA (CONT'D) Watch this! Vanessa does a loop, and FLIES right into the side of a mountain, BURSTING into a huge ball of flames. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 48. BARRY (yelling, anguished) Vanessa! EXT. BARRY'S PARENT'S HOUSE - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Barry's face bursting through the surface of the pool, GASPING for air, eyes opening in horror. MARTIN BENSON We're still he re, Barry. JANET BENSON I told you not to yell at him. He doesn't respond when you yell at him. MARTIN BENSON Then why are you yelling at me? JANET BENSON Because you don't listen. MARTIN BENSON I'm not liste ning to this. Barry is toweling off, putting on his sweater. BARRY Sorry Mom, I've got to go. JANET BENSON Where are you going? BARRY Nowhere. I'm meeting a friend. Barry JUMPS off the balcony and EXITS. JANET BENSON (calling after him) A girl? Is this why you can't decide? BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON I just hope she's Bee-ish. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" "STREETWALK/SUPERMARKET" EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP - DAY Vanessa FLIPS the sign to say "Sorry We Missed You", and locks the door. ANGLE ON: A POSTER on Vanessa's door for the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena. Hivo, but it's a disease. It's a horrible, horrible disease. VANESSA Oh my. They turn the corner onto a busier avenue and people start to swat at Bary. MAN Dumb be es! VANESSA You must just want to sting all those jerks. BARRY We really try not to sting. It's usually fatal for us. VANESSA So you really have to watch your temper? They ENTER a SUPERMARKET. CUT TO: INT. SUPERMARKET BARRY Oh yeah, very care fully. You kick a wall, take a walk, write an angry letter and throw it out. You work through it like any em otion-- anger, jealousy, (under his breath) lust. Barry hops on top of some cardboard boxes in the middle of an aisle. A stock boy, HECTOR, whacks him with a rolled up magazine. VANESSA (to Barry) Oh my goodness. Are you okay? "Bee Movie" - JS JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 52. BARRY I never heard of him. Why is this here? VANESSA For pe ople. We eat it. BARRY Why? (gesturing around the market) You don't have enough food of your own? VA NESSA Well yes, we-- BARRY How do you even get it? VANESSA Well, be es make i... BARRY I know who makes it! And it's hard to make it! There's Heating and Cooling, and Stirring...you needa whole Kreiman thing. VANESSA It's organic. BARRY It's our-ganic! VANESSA It's just honey, Barry. BARRY Just...what?! Bees don't know about this. This is stealing. A lot of stealing! You've taken our homes, our schools, our hospitals. This is all we have. And it's on sale? I'm going to get to the bottom of this. I'm going to get to the bottom of JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 53. SEQ. 1800 "WINDSHIELD" EXT. BACK OF SUPERMARKET LOADING DOCK LATER THAT DAY Bary disguises himself by blacking out his yellow lines with a MAGIC MARKER and putting on some war paint. He sees Hector, the stock boy, with a knife CUTTING open cardboard boxes filled with honey jars. MAN You almost done? HECTOR Almost. Barry steps in some honey, making a SNAPPING noise. Hector stops and turns. HECTOR (CONT'D) He is here. I sense it. Hector grabs his BOX CUTTER. Barry REACTS, hides himself be hind the box again. HECTOR (CONT'D) (tallking too loud, to no one in particular) Well, I guess I'll go home now, and just leave this nice EXT. TRUCK WINDSHIELD MOOSEBLOOD But don't kill no more bugs! The Mosquito is FLUNG off of the wiper. MOOSEBLOOD (CONT'D) Beeeeeeeeeeeeee! BARRY Moose blood guy! "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 57. Barry slides toward the end of the wiper, is thrown off, but he grabs the AERIAL and hangs on for dear life. Barry looks across and sees a CRICKET on another vehicle in the exact same predicament. They look at each other and SCREAM in unison. BARRY AND CRICKET Aaaaaaaaaah! ANOTHER BUG grabs onto the aerial, and screams as well. INT. TRUCK CAB- SAME TIME DRIVER You hear some thing? TRUCKER PASSENGER Like what? DRIVER Like tiny screaming. TRUCKER PASSENGER Turn off the radio. The driver reaches down and PRESSES a button, own. BARRY But what if you get in trouble? MOOSEBLOOD Trouble? You're a mosquito. You're in trouble! Nobody likes us. They're just all smacking. People see a mos quito, smack, smack! BARRY At least you're out in the world. You must meet a lot of girls. MOOSEBLOOD Mosquito girls try to trade up; get with a moth, dragonfly .. . mos quito girl don't want no mosquito. A BLOOD MOBILE pulls up alongside. MOOSEBLO0OD (CONT'D) Whoa, you have got to be kidding me. Moose blood's about to leave the building. So long bee. "Bee Movie minute, semi-automatic. Twice the nicotine, all the tar. They LAUGH again, nefariously. FREDDY (CONT'D) Couple of bre a ths of this, and it knocks them right out. They make the honey, and we make the money. BARRY"They make the honey, and we make the money?" Barry climbs onto the netting of Freddy's hat. He climbs up to the brim and looks over the edge. He sees the apiary boxes as Freddy SMOKES them. BARRY (CONT'D) Oh my. As Fre ddy turns around, Barry jumps into an open apiary box, and into an apartment. HOWARD and FRAN are just coming to from the smoking. BARRY (CONT'D) What's going on? Are you okay? HOWARD Yeah, it doesn't last too long. HE COUGHS a few times. BARRY How did you two get - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 71. INT. COURTHOUSE - CONTINUOUS Barry SHUDDERS. VANESSA What's the matter? BARRY I don't know. I just got a chill. Montgomery ENTERS. He wallks by Barry's table shaking a honey packet. MONTGOMERY Well, if it isn't the B-Team. (re: the honey packet) Any of you boys work on this? He CHUCKLES. The JUDGE ENTERS. SEQ. 3000 "WITNESSES" BAILIFF All rise! The Honorable Judge Bumbleton presiding. JUDGE (shuffling papers) Alright...Case number 4475, Superior Court of New York. Barry Bee Bens on vs. the honey industry, is now in session. Mr. Montgomery, you are repre senting the five major food companies, collective ly. ANGLE Montgomery's BRIEFCASE. It has an embossed emblem of an EAGLE, holding a gavel in one talon and a briefcase in the other. MONTGOMERYA privilege. JUDGE Mr. Benson. Barry STANDS. JUDGE (CONT'D) You are representing all bees of the world? "Bee Movie" just an ordinary bee. And as a bee, honey's pretty important to me. It's important to all be es. We JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 74. INT. COURTHOUSE - LATER BARRY So, Mr. Klauss Vanderhayden of Honey Farms. Pretty big company you have there? MR. VANDERHAYDEN I suppose so. BARRY And I see you also own HoneyBurton, and Hon- Ron. MR. VANDERHAYDEN Yes. They provide beekeepers for our farms. BARRY Beekee per. I find that to be a very disturbing term, I have to say. I don't imagine you employ any bee free-ers, do you? MR. VANDERHAYDEN No. BARRY I'm sory. I couldn't hear you. MR. VANDERHAYDEN (louder) No. BARRY No. Because you don't free bees. You keep bees. And not only that, it seems you thought a bear would be an appropriate image for a jar of honey? MR. VANDERHAYDEN Well, they're very lovable cre atures. Yogi-be ar, Fozzy-bear, Build-a-bear. BARRY Yeah, you mean like this?! Vanessa and the SUPERINTE NDANT from her building ENTER with a invented it, we make it, and we protect it with our lives. Unfortunate ly, the re are some pe ople in this room who think they can take whatever they want from us cause we're the little guys. And what I'm hoping is that after this is all over, you'll see how by taking our honey, you're not only taking away everything we have, but everything we are. ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling. ANGLE ON: The BEE GALLERY wiping tears away. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE Barry's family is watching the case on TV. JANET BENSON Oh, I wish he would dress like that all the time. So nice... CUT TO: INT. COURTROOM LATER JUDGE Call your first witness. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" Thank you. Liotta LAUGHS MANIACALLY. BARRY I also see from your resume that you're devilishly hands ome, but with a churning inner turmoil that's always ready to blow. LIOTTA I enjoy what I do. Is that a crime? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 77. BARRY Not yet it isn't. But is this what it's come to for you, Mr. Liotta? Exploiting tiny heI pless bees so you don't have to rehearse your part, and leam your lines, Sir? LIOTTA Watch it Benson, I could blow right now. BARRY This isn't a goodfella. This is a badfella! LIOTTA (exploding, trying to smash Barry with the Emmy) Why doe sn't some one just step on this little creep and we can all go home? You're all thinking it. Say it! JUDGE Order! Order in this courtroom! A MONTAGE OF NEWSPAPER HEADLINES FOLLOWS: really a special skill. KEN (to Barry) You think I don't see what you're doing? BARRY Hey look, I know how hard it is trying to find the right job. We certainly have that in common. KEN Do we? BARRY Well, bees have 100% employment, of course. But we do jobs like taking the crud out. KEN That's just what I was thinking about doing. Ken holds his table knife up. It slips out of his hand. He goes under the table to pick it up. "Bee Movie" champagne down on the table. Ken closes his eyes and buries his face in his hands. He gra bs a magazine on the way into the bathroom. SEQ. 2800- FRESHENER. KEN (CONT'D) I think something stinks in here. He sprays at Barry. BARRY I love the smell of flowers. KEN Yeah? How do you like the smell of flames? Ken lights the stream. BARRY Not as much. Barry flies in a circle. Ken, trying to stay with him, spins in place. ANGLE ON: Flames outside the bathroom door. Ken slips on the Italian Vogue, falls backward into the shower, pulling down the shower curtain. The can hits him in the head, followed by the shower curtain rod, and the rubber duck. Ken rea ches back, grabs the handheld shower head. He whips around, looking for Barry. ANGLE ON: A WATERBUG near the drain. WATERBUG Waterbug. Not taking sides. Barry is on the toilet tank. He comes out from behind a shampoo bottle, we a ring a chapstick cap as a MONTGOMERY So those aren't even your real parents! ANGLE ON: Barry's parents. MARTIN BENSON Oh, Barry. BARRY Yes they are! ADAM Hold me back! Vanessa holds him back with a COFFEE STIRRER. Montgomery points to Barry's parents. MONTGOMERY You're an illegitimate bee, aren't you Benson? ADAM He's denouncing bees! All the bees in the courtroom start to HUM. They're agitated. MONTGOMERY And don't y'all date your cousins? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 87. VANESSA (standing, letting go of Adam) Objection! Adam explodes from the table and flies towards Montgomery. ADAM I'm going to pin cushion this guy! Montgomery turns around and positions himself by the judge's bench. He sticks his butt out. Montgomery winks at his team. BARRY Adam, don't! It's what he wants! Adam shoves Bary out of the way. Adam STINGS Montgomery in the butt. The jury REACTS, aghast. MONTGOMERY Ow! I'm hit! Oh, lordy, I am hit! The judge BANGS her gavel. JUDGE Order! Order! Please, Mr. Montgomery. MONTGOMERY The venom! The venom is cours ing through my veins! I have been felled bya wing-ed beast of destruction. You see? You can't treat them like equals. They're strip-ed savages! Stinging's the only thing they know! It's their way! ANGLE ON: Adam, collapsed on the floor. Barry rushes to his side. BARRY Adam, stay with me. ADAM I can't feel my legs. Montgomery falls on the Bailiff. BAILIFF Take it easy. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 88. MONTGOMERY Oh, what angel of mercy will ADAM (pressing the button) Yeah...I blew the whole case, di dn't 1? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 89. BARRY Oh, it doesn't matter. The important thing is you're alive. You could have died. ADAM I'd be be tter off dead. Look at me. Adam THROWS the blanket off his lap, revealing a GREEN SANDWICH SWORD STINGER. ADAM (CONT'D) (voice cracking) They got it from the cafeteria, they got it from downstairs. In a tuna sandwich. Look, there's a little celery still on it. BARRY What was it like to sting someone? ADAM I can't explain it. It was all adrenaline...and then...ecstasy. Barry looks at Adam. BARRY Alright. ADAM You think that was all a trap? BARRY Of course. I'm sory. I flew us right into this. What were we thinking? Look at us, we're just a couple of bugs in this world. ADAM What do you think the humans will do to us if they win? BARRY I don't know. ADAM I hear they put the roaches in motels. That doesn't sound so bad. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 90. BARRY Adam, they check in, but they don't check out. Adam GULPS. ADAM Oh my. ANGLE ON: the hospital window. We see THREE PEOPLE smoking outside on the sidewalk. The smoke drifts in. Adam COUGHS. ADAM (CONT'D) Say, could you get a nurse to close that window? BARRY Why? ADAM The smoke. Bees don't smoke. BARRY Right. Bees don't smoke. Bees don't smoke! But some bees are smoking. Adam, that's it! That's our case. Adam starts putting his clothes on. ADAM it is? It's not over? BARRY No. Get up. Get dressed. I've got to go good time. I actually once heard a pretty funny story abouta bee-- MONTGOMERY Your Honor, haven't these ridiculous bugs taken up enough of this court's valuable time? Montgomery rolls out from behind his table. He's sus pended in a LARGE BABY CHAIR with wheels. MONTGOMERY (CONT'D) How much longer are we going to allow these absurd shenanigans to go on? They have presented no compe Illing evidence to support their charges against my clients wiho have all run perfectly legitimate businesses. I move for a complete dismissal of this entire case. JUDGE Mr. Flayman, I am afraid I am going to have to consider Mr. Montgomery's motion. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 92. ADAM But you can't. We have a terrific case. MONTGOMERY Where is your crashing to the table. He bounces right back up. VANESSA (CONT'D) Oh, sorry. BARRY Ow!! I'm okay. Vanessa, do you know what this means? All the honey is finally going to belong to the bees. Now we won't have to work so hard all the time. Montgomery approaches Barry, surrounded by the press. The cameras and microphones go to Montgomery. MONTGOMERY (waving a finger) This is an unholy perversion of the balance of nature, Benson! You'll regret this. ANGLE ON: Barry's 'deer in headlights' expre ssion, as the press pushes microphones in his face. "Bee Movie" Ralph Lauren, and I have no pants. The Press follows Barry as he EXITS. ANGLE ON: Adam and Vanessa. ADAM (putting papers away) What if Montgomery's right? VANESSA What do you mean? ADAM We've been living the bee way a long time. 27 million years. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 3600 "HONEY ROUNDUP EXT. HONEY FARMS APIARY MONTAGE SARAH (V.o) Congratulations on your victory. What are you going to demand as a settlement? BARRY (V.O) (over montage) First, we're going to demand a complete shutdown of all bee work camps. Then, we want to get back all the honey that was ours to begin with. Every last drop. We demand an end to the glorification of the bear as anything more than a filthy, smelly, big-headed, bad breath, stink-machine. "Bee prance-about stage name! CUT TO: INT. A WOMAN'S SHOWER - MONTAGE A WOMAN is taking a shower, and using honey shampoo. An ATF&H age nt pulls the shower curtain aside, and grabs her bottle of shampoo. The woman SCREAMS. The agent turns to the 3 other agents, and Barry. ANGLE ON: Bary looking at the label on the shampoo bottle, shaking his head and writing in his clipboard. CUT TO: EXT. SUPERMARKET CAFE - MONTAGE Another customer, an old lady having her tea with a little jar of honey. gets her face pushed down onto the table and turned to the side by two agents. One of the agents has a gun on her. OLD LADY Can't breathe. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK - MONTAGE An OIL DRUM of honey is connected to Barry's hive. "Bee Movie" - JS balconies of the gyms. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK ANGLE ON: THE FLOWERS starting to DROOP. CUT TO: INT. J-GATE J-Gate is deserted. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 99. EXT. NEW HIVE CITY ANGLE ON: Bees sunning them selves. A TIMER DINGS, and they all turn over. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK TIME LAPSE of Central Park turning brown. CUT TO: EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP CLOSE-UP SHOT: Vanessa writes "Sorry. No more flowers." on a "Closed" sign, an turns it facing out. CUT TO: SEQ. 3700 - "IDLE HIVE EXT. NEW HIVE CITY-DAY Barry flies at high speed. TRACKING SHOT into the hive, through the lobby of Honex, and into Adam's office. CUT TO: INT. ADAM'S OFFICE - CONTINUOUS Barry meets Adam in his office. Adam's office is in JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 100. ADAM (exiting with a cardboard box of belongings) No, they're just home. They don't know what to do. BARRY Hmmm. ADAM They're laying out, they're sleeping in. I heard your Uncle Carl was on his way to San Antonio with a cricket. BARRY At least we got our honey back. They walk through the empty factory. ADAM Yeah, but sometimes I think, so what if the humans liked our honey? Who wouldn't? It's the greatest thing in the world. I was excited to be a part So, you take away the produce, that affects the entire animal kingdom. And then, of course... BARRY The human species? VANESSA (clearing throat) Ahem! BARRY Oh. So, if there 's no more pollination, it could all just go south here, couldn't it? VANESSA And I know this is also partly my fault. Barry takes a long SlGH. BARRY How about a suicide pact? VANESSA (not sure if he's joking) How would we do it? BARRY I'll sting you, you step on me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 103. VANESSA That just kills you twice. BARRY Right, right. VANESSA Listen Barry. Sorry but I've got to get going. She EXITS. BARRY (looking out over the park) Had to open my mouth and talk... (looking back) Vanessa..? Vanessa is gone. CUT TO: SEQ. 3935 "GOING TO PASADENA" EXT. NY JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 104. BARRY (chuckling to himself) Tournament of Roses. Roses can't do sports. Wait a minute...roses. Roses? Roses!? Vanessa! Barry follows shortly after. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. Barry follows shortly after Vanessa's cab. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. marshall. BARRY You do that. This whole parade is a fiasco! She EXITS. Vanessa removes the step-ladder. The princess FALLS. Barry and Vanessa take off in the float. BARRY (CONT'D) Let's see what this baby will do. ANGLE ON: Guy with he a ds et talking to drivers. HEADSET GUY Hey! The float ZOOMS by. A young CHILD in the stands, TIMMY, cries. CUT TO: EXT. FLOAT STAGING AREA- A FEW MOMENTS LATER ANGLE ON: Vanessa putting the prince ss hat on. BARRY (V.O) Then all we do is blend in with traffic, without arousing suspicion. CUT TO: EXT. THE PARADE ROUTE - CONTINUOUS The floats go flying by the crowds. Barry and Vanessa's float CRASHES through the fence. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 109. EXT. LA FREEWAY Vanessa and Barry (0.C) Then, if we 're lucky, we'll have just enough pollen to do the job. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 4025 life raft explode d... Now one 's bald, one's in a boat, and they're both uncons cious. VANESSA Is that another bee joke? BARRY No. No one 's flying the plane. The AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER, BUD, spea ks over the radio. BUD This is JFK control tower. Flight 356, what's your status? Vanessa presses a button, and the intercom comes on. VANESSA This is Vanessa Bloome. I'm a florist from New York. BUD Whe re's the pilot? VANESSA He's unconscious and so is the copilot. BUD Not good. Is there any one onboard who has flight experience? A BEAT. BARRY As a matter of fact, there is. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 114. BUD Who's that? VANESSA Barry Benson. BUD From the honey trial? Oh great. BARRY Vanessa, this is nothing more than a big metal bee. It's got giant wings, huge engines. VANESSA I can't fly a plane. BARRY Why not? Isn't John Travolta a pilot? VANESSA Yes? BARRY How hard could it be? VANESSA Wait a minute. Barry, we're headed into some lightning. CUT TO: Vanessa shrugs, and takes the controls. SEQ. 4150-" BARRY FLIES P LANE" INT. BENSON HOUSE The family is all huddled around the TV at the Benson house. ANGLE ON: TV. Bob Bumble is broadcasting. BOB BUMBLE This is Bob Bum ble. We have some late-breaking news from JFK airport, whe re a very suspenseful scene is developing. Barry Benson, fresh off his stunning legal victory... "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 115. Adam SPRAYS a can of HONEY-WHIP into his mouth. ADAM That's Bary. BOB BUMBLE..is now attempting to land a plane, what happened? BARRY (noticing the control panel) Wait a minute. I think we were on autopilot that whole time. VANESSA That may have been helping me. BARRY And now we're not! VANESSA (V.O.) (folding her arms) Well, then it turns out I cannot fly a plane. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 118. BARRY (CONT'D) Vanessa struggles with the yoke. CUT TO: EXT. AIRP LA NE The airplane goes into a steep dive. CUT TO: SEQ. 4175 CRASH LANDING" INT. J-GATE An ALERT SIGN READING: "Hive Alert. We Need:" Then the SIGNAL goes from "Two Bees" "Some Bees" "Every Bee There Is" Lou Loduca gathers the pollen jocks at J-Gate. LOU LODUCA All of you, let's get behind this fellow. Move it out! The bees follow Lou Loduca, and EXIT J-Gate. CUT TO: INT. The pollen jocks! VANESSA They do get behind a fellow. BARRY Black and yellow. LOU LODUCA (over headset) Hello. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 121. Alright you two, what do you say we drop this tin can on the bla cktop? VANESSA What blacktop? Where? I can't see anything. Can you? BARRY No, nothing. It's all cloudy. CUT TO: EXT. RUNWAY Adam SHOUTS. ADAM Come on, you've got to think bee, Barry. Thinking bee, thinking bee. ANGLE ON: Overhe ad shot of runway. The bees are in the formation of a flower. In unison they move, causing the flower to FLASH YELLOW AND BLACK. BEES (chanting) Thinking bee, thinking bee. CUT TO: INT. COCKPIT We see through the swirling mist and clouds. A GIANT SHAPE OF A FLOWER is forming in the middle of the runway. BARRY Wait a minute. I think I'm fee ling something. VANESSA What? BARRY I don't know, but it's strong. And it's pulling me, like a 27 million year old instinct. Bring the nose of the plane down. "Bee Movie" VANESSA Cut the engines? BARRY We're going in on bee power. Ready boys? LOU LODUCA Affirmative. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 123. INT. AIRP LA NE COCKPIT BARRY Good, good, easy now. Land on that flower! Ready boys? Give me full reverse. LoU LODUCA Spin it around! The plane attempts to land on top of an "Aloha Airlines" plane with flowers painted on it. BARRY (V.O) I mean the giant black and yellow pulsating flower made of millions of bees! VANESSA Which flower? BARRY That flower! VANESSA I'm aiming at the flower! The plane goes after a FAT GUY IN A HAWAIIAN SHIRT. BARRY (V.O) That's a fat guy in a flowered shirt! The other other flower! The big one. He snaps a photo and runs away. BARRY (CONT'D) Full forward. Ready "RUNWAY SPEECH" EXT.RUNWAY - CONTINUOUS The INFLATA BLE SLIDES pop out the side of the plane. The passengers escape. Barry and Vanessa slide down out of the cockpit. Barry and Vanessa exhale a huge breath. VANESSA Barry, we did it. You taught me how to fly. Vanessa raises her hand up for a high five. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 125. BARRY Yes. No high five. VANESSA Right. ADAM Bary, it worke d. Did you see the giant flower? BARRY What giant flowe r? Where? Of course I saw the flower! That was genius, man. Genius! ADAM Thank you. BARRY But we 're not done yet. Barry flies up to the wing of the plane, and addresses the bee crowd. BARRY (CONT'D) Listen everyone. This runway is Law". "Bee Movie" them anywhere. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 129. BARRY Not a problem, Vannie. Just leave it to me. Vanessa turns back to deal with a customer. VANESSA You're a life-saver, Barry. (to the next customer) Can I help who's next? Who's next? ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling back at Barry. Barry smiles too, then snaps himself out of it. BARRY (speaks into his antennae) Alright. Scramble jocks, it's time to fly! VANESSA Thank you, Barry! EXT. FLOWER SHOP - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Ken and Andy walking down the street. KEN (noticing the new sign) Augh! What in the world? It's that bee again! ANDY (guiding Ken prote ctive ly) Let it go, Kenny. KEN That bee is living my life! When will this nightmare end? ANDY Let it all go. They don't break stride. ANGLE ON: Camera in front of Barry as he flies out the door and up into the sky. Pollen jocks fold in formation behind him as they zoom into the park. BARRY (to Splitz) Beautiful day to fly. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 130. JACKSON Sure is. BARRY Between you and me, I was dying to get out of that office. FADE OUT: "Bee Movie" Yeah just zoom in.
 birds flying: top off a CONTA INER OF HONEY, and puts some honey into his hair. He squirts some in his mouth and gargles. Then he takes the lid off the bottle, and rolls some on like deodorant. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE KITCHEN -CONTINUOUS Barry's mother, JANET BENSON, yells up at Bary. JANET BENSON Barry, breakfast is ready! CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 2. BARRY Sorry, I'm excite d. Barry's father, MARTIN BENSON, ENTERS. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEADLINE, "Queen gives birth to thousandtuple ts: Resting Com forta bly." MARTIN BENSON Here's the gra duate. We're very proud of you,
 Son. And a perfect report card, all B's. JANET BENSON (mushing Barry's hair) Very proud. BARRY Ma! I've got a thing going here. Barry re-adjusts his hair, starts to leave. JANET BENSON You've got some lint on your fuzz. She picks it off. BARRY Ow, that's me! MARTIN BENSON Wave to us. We'll be in row 118,000. Barry zips off. BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON Barry, I told you, stop flying in the house! CUT TO: SEQ. 750 DRIVING TOo GRADUATION EXT. BEE SUBURB - MORNING A GARAGE DOOR OPENS. Barry drives out in his CAR. "Bee Movie"
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 3. ANGLE ON: Barry's friend, ADAM FLAYMAN, standing by the curb. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEAD LINE: "Frisbee Hits Hive: Internet Down. Bee-stander: "I heard a sound, and next thing I
 going to his fune ra l? BARRY No, I'm not going to his funeral. Everybody knows you sting some one you die, you don't waste it on a squirre I. He was such a hot head. ADAM Yeah, I uess he could've just gotten out of the way. The DRIVE through a loop de loop. BARRY AND ADAM Whoa...Whooo...wheee!! ADAM I love this incorporating the amusement park right into our regular day. BARRY I guess that's why they say we don't need vacations. CUT TO: SEQ. 95 - GRADUATION EXT. GRADUATION CEREMONY - CONTINUOUS Barry and Adam come to a stop. They exit the car, and fly over the crowd to their seats. * BARRY * (re: graduation ceremony) * Boy, quite a bit of pomp..under * the circumstance s. * They land in the ir seats. BARRY (CONT'D) Well Adam, to day we are
 men. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 5. ADAM We are. BARRY Bee-meh. ADAM Amen! BARRY Hallelujah. Barry hits Adam's fore he ad. Adam goes into the rapture. An announce ment comes over the PA. ANNOUNCER (V.O) Students, faculty, distinguished bees...please welcome, Dean Buzzwe Il. ANGLE ON: DEAN BUZZWELL steps up to the podium. The podium has a sign that reads: "Welcome Graduating Class of:", with train-station style flipping numbers after it. BUZZWELL Welcome New Hive City graduating class of... The numbers on the podium change to 9:15. BUZZWE LL (CONT'D)9:15. (he clears his throat) And that concludes our graduation ceremonies. And begins your career at Honex Industries. BARRY Are we going to pick our job today? ADAM I heard
 it's just orientation. The rows of chairs change in transformer-like mechanical motion to Universal Studios type tour trams. Buzzwell walks off stage. BARRY (re: trams) Whoa, heads up! Here we go. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 6. SEQ. 125 - "FACTORY FEMALE VOICE (V.O) Keep your hands and antennas inside the tram at all times. (in Spanish) Dejen las manos y antennas adentro del tram a todos tiempos. BARRY I wonder what it's going to be like? ADAM A little scary. Barry shakes Adam. BARRY AND ADAM AAHHHH! The tram passes under SIGNS READING: "Honex: A Division of Honesco: A Part of the Hexagon Group." TRUDY Welcome to Honex, a division of Honesco, and a part of the Hexagon group. BARRY This is it! The Honex doors OPEN, revealing
 is? BARRY Yes, we're all cousins. ADAM Right. You're right. TRUDY At Honex, we also constantly strive to improve every aspect of bee existence. The se bees are stress testing a new helmet technology. ANGLE ON: A STUNT BEE in a HELMET getting hit with a NEWSPAPER, then a SHOE, then a FLYSWATTE R. He ge ts up, and gives a "thumb's up". The graduate bees APPLAUD. ADAM (re: stunt bee) What do you think he makes? BARRY Not enough. TRUDY And here we have our latest advancement, the Kre Iman. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 8. BARRY Wow, what does that do? TRUDY Catches that little strand of honey that hangs after you pour it. Saves us millions. ANGLE ON: The Krelman machine. Bees with hand-shaped hats on, rotating around a wheel to
 catch drips of honey. Adam's hand shoots up. ADAM Can any one work on the Kreiman? TRUDY Of course. Most bee jobs are small ones. But bees know that every small job, if it's done well, means a lot. There are over 3000 diffe rent bee occupations. But choose carefully. because you'll stay in the job that you pick for the rest of your life. The be es CHEER. ANGLE ON: Barry's smile dropping slightly. BARRY The same job for the rest of your life? I didn't know that. ADAM What's the difference? TRUDY And you'll be happy to know that bees as a species haven't had one day off in 27 million years. BARRY So you'll just work us to death? TRUDY (laughing) We'll sure try. Everyone LAUGHS except Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 9. The tram
 drops downa log-flume
 READING: "Bee Goes Berserk: Stings Seven Then Self." ANGLE ON: A BEE filling his car's gas tank from a honey pump. He fills his car some, then takes a swig for himself. NEWSPAPER BEE (to the bee guzzling gas) Hey! Barry and Adam be gin to cross the street. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 10. BARRY Yeah but Adam, did you ever think that maybe things work a little too well around here? They stop in the middle of the stre et. The traffic moves perfectly around them. ADAM Like what? Give me one example. BARRY (thinks)...I don't know. But you know what I'm talking about. They walk off. SEQ. 400 - "MEET THE JOCKS" SFX: The SOUND of Pollen Jocks. PAN DOWN from the Honex statue. J-GATE ANNOUNCER Please clear the gate. Royal Nectar Force on
 approach. Royal Nectar Force on approach. BARRY Wait a second. Check it out. Hey, hey, those are Pollen jocks. ADAM Wow. FOUR PATROL BEES FLY in through the hive's giant Gothic entrance. The Patrol Bees are wearing fighter pilot helmets with black visors. ADAM (CONT'D) I've never seen them this close. BARRY They know what it's like to go outside the hive. ADAM Yeah, but some of them don't come back. "Bee Movie" - JSs REVISIONS 8/13/07 11. The ne ctar from the pollen jocks is removed from the ir backpacks, and loaded into trucks on the ir way to Honex. A SMALL CROWD forms around the Patrol Bees. Each one has a PIT CREW that takes the ir nectar. Lou Loduca hurries a pit crew along: LOU LODUCA You guys did great! You're mons ters. You're sky freaks!I
 love it! I love it! SCHOOL GIRLS are jumping up and down and squealing nearby. BARRY I wonder whe re those guys haue just been? ADAM I don't know. BARRY Their day's not planne d. Outside the hive, flying wvho- knows - whe re, doing who-lknows - what. ADAM You can't just decide one day to be a Pollen Jock. You have to be bred for that. BARRY Right. Pollen Jocks cross in close proximity to Barry and Adam. Some pollen falls off, onto Barry and Adam. BARRY (CONT'D) Look at that. That's m ore pollen than you and I will ever see in a life time. ADAM (playing with the pollen) It's just a status sym bol. I think bees make too biga deal out of it. BARRY Perha ps, unless you're wearing it, and the ladies see you wearing it. ANGLE ON: Two girl bees. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS
 on the balcony alone, looking out over the city. Martin Benson ENTERS, snea ks up behind Barry and gooses him in his ribs. MARTIN BENSON Honex! BARRY Oh, Dad. You surprised me. MARTIN BENSON (laughing) Have you decided what you're interested in, Son? BARRY Well, there's a lot of choices. MARTIN BENSON But you only get one. Martin LAUGHS. BARRY Dad, do you ever get bored doing the same job every day? MARTIN BENSON Son, let me tell you som e thing about stirring. (making the stirring motion) You grab that stick and you just move it around, and you stir it around. You get yourse lf into a rhythm, it's a beautiful thing. BARRY You know dad, the more I think about it, maybe the honey field just isn't right for me. MARTIN BENSON And you were thinking
 Another BEE APPLICANT, SANDY SHRIMPKIN is EXITING. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Is it still available? BUZZWELL Hang on. (he looks at changing numbers on the board) Two left. And...one of them's yours. Congratulations Son, step to the side please. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 17. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Yeah! ADAM (to Sandy, leaving) What did you get? SANDY SHRIMPKIN Picking the crud out. That is stellar! ADAM Wow. BUZZWELL (to Adam and Barry) Couple of newbies? ADAM Yes Sir. Our first day. We are ready. BUZZWELL Well, step up and make your choice. ANGLE ON: A CHART listing the different sectors of Honex. Heating, Cooling, Viscosity, Krelman, Pollen Counting, Stunt Bee, Pouring, Stirrer, Humming, Regurgitating, Front Desk, Hair Removal,
 (CONT'D) Oh, I'm sorry. The KRrelman just closed out. ADAM Oh! He takes the hat off Adam. BUZZWELL Wax Monkey's always open. The Krelman goes from "Closed" to "Open". BUZZWELL (CONT'D) And the KreIman just opened up again. ADAM What happe ne d? BUZWELL Well, whe never a bee dies, that's an opening. (pointing at the board) See that? He's dead, dead, another dead one, deady, deadified, two more de a d. Dead from the neck up, dead from the ne ck down. But, that's life. ANGLE ON: Barry's disturbed expre ssion. ADAM (feeling pressure to decide) Oh, this is so hard. Heating, cooling, stunt bee, pourer, stirrer, humming, inspector no. 7, lint coordinator, stripe supervisor, antenna-ball polisher, mite wrangler-- Bary. Barry, what do you think I should- - Barry?
 (V.o) You're cra - - Barry HANGS UR ANGLE ON: Lou Loduca. LOU LODUCA If anyone's feeling brave, there's a Korean Deli on 83rd that gets their roses today. BARRY (timidly) Hey guys. BUZZ Well, look at that. SPLITZ Isn't that the kid we saw yesterday? LOU LODUCA (to Barry) Hold it son, flight deck's restricted. JACKSON It's olkay Lou, we're going to take him
 bears, and bats. "Bee Movie"
 FLIPS their goggles down. Pit crew bees CRANK their wings, and remove the starting blocks. We hear loud HUMMING. "Bee Movie- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 22. LOU LODUCA (CONT' D) LOU LODUCA (CONT'D) Pound those petunia's, you striped stem-suckers! All of you, drain those flowe rs! A FLIGHT DECK GUY in de ep crouch hand-signals them out the archway as the backwash from the bee wings FLUTTERS his jump suit. Barry follows everyone. SEQ. 800
 Splitz and Jacks on CHUCKLE. LOU LODUCA Really? Feeling lucky, are ya? A YOUNGER SMA LLE R BEE THAN BARRY. CHET, runs up with a release waiver for Bary to sign. CHET Sign here. Here. Just initial that. Thank you. LOU LODUCA Okay. you got a rain advisory today and as you all know, bees cannot fly in rain. So be careful. As always, (reading off clipboard) watch your brooms, hockey sticks, dogs, birds
 "FLYING WITH THE JOCKS" The bees climb above tree tops in formation. Barry is euphoric. BARRY Whoa! I'm out! I can't believe I'm out! So blue. Ha ha ha! (a beat) I feel so fast...and free. (re: kites in the sky) Box kite! Wow! They fly by several bicyclists, and approach a patch of flowers. BARRY (CONT'D) Flowers!
 Coming in at you like a missile! Ken HITS the ball back. Bary feels the g-forces. ANGLE ON The Pollen Jocks watching Barry pass by the m in SLOW MOTION. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 26. BARRY (in slow motion) Help me! JACKSON You know, I don't think these are flowers. SPLITZ Should we tell him? JACKSON I think he knows. BARRY (O.S) What is this?! Vanessa HITS a higlh arcing lob. Ken waits, poised for the return. We see Bary having trouble mane uve ring the ball from fatigue. KEN (overly confident) Match point! ANGLE ON: Ken running up. He has a killer look in his eyes. He's going to hit the ultimate overhe ad smash. KEN (CONT'D) You can just start packing up Honey, because I believe you're about to eat it! ANGLE ON: Pollen Jocks. JACKSON
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 27. BARRY Yowser!!! SEQ. 1000-
 grasshopper) Eww, gross. CUT TO: INT CAR - CONTINUOUS The car is packed with a typical suburban family: MOTHER, FATHER, eight-year old BOY, LITTLE GIRL in a car seat and a GRANDMOTHER. A big slobbery DOG is behind a grate. Bary pops into the passenger compartment, hitting the Mother's magazine. MOTHER There's a bee in the car! They all notice the bee and start SCREAMING. BARRY Aaahhhh! Barry tum bles around the car. We see the faces from his POV. MOTHER Do something! "Bee Movie"
 starts to RAIN. He nimbly avoids the rain at first. BARRY (CONT'D) Whoa. Whoa! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in- A couple of drops hit him, his wings go limp and he starts falling. BARRY (CONT'D) Mayday! May day! Bee going down! Barry sees a window le dge and aims for it and just makes it. Shivering and exhausted, he crawls into an open window as it CLOSES. SEQ. 1100 - "VANESSA SAVES BARRY
 INT. VANESSA'S APARTMENT -CONTINUOUS Inside the window, Barry SHAKES off the rain like a dog. Vanessa, Ken, Andy, and Anna ENTER the apartment. VANESSA Ken, can you close the window please? KEN Huh? Oh. (to Andy) Hey, check out my new resume. I made it into a fold-out brochure. You see? it folds out. Ken holds up his brochure, with photos
 know what? I pre dicted global warming. I could feel it getting hotter. At first I thought it was just me. Bary's POV: Giant human mouth opening. KEN (CONT'D) Wait! Stop! Beeeeeee! ANNA Kill it! Kill it! They all JUMP up from their chairs. Andy looks around for something to use. Ken comes in for the kill with a big TIMBERLAND BOOT on each hand. KEN Stand back. These are winter boots. Vanessa ENTERS, and stops Ken from squashing Barry. VANESSA (grabs Ken's arm) Wait. Don't kill him. CLOSE UP: on Barry's puzzled face. KEN You know I'm allergic to them. This thing could kill me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 32. VANESSA Why does his life have any less value than yours? She takes a GLASS TUMBLER and places it over Barry. KEN Why does his life have
 Movie"- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 33. EXT. WINDOWSILL CONTINUOUS Bary stares over the window frame. He can't believe what's just happened. It is still RAINING. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1200 "BARRY SPEAKS" EXT. WINDOWSILL - LATER Barry is still staring through the window. Inside, everyone's saying their good-byes. KEN Vanessa, next we e k? Yogurt night? VANESSA Uh, yeah sure Ken. You know, whatever. KEN You can put carob chips on the re. VANESSA Good night. KEN (as he exits) Supposed to be less calories, or something. VANESSA Bye. She shuts the door. Vanessa starts cleaning up. BARRY I've got to say sometlhing. She saved my life. I've got to say something. Alright, he re it goes. Barry flies in. "Bee Movie"
 APARTMENT- CONTINUOUS Barry hides himself on different PRODUCTS placed along
 VANESSA You're talking, BARRY Yes, I know, I know. VANESSA You're talking. BARRY I know, I'm sony. I'm so sorry. VANESSA It's okay. It's fine. It's just, I know I'm dreaming, but I don't recall going to bed. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 35. BARRY Well, you know I'm sure this is very disconcerting. VANESSA Well yeah. I mean this is a bit of a surprise to me. I mean...you're a bee. BARRY Yealh, I am a bee, and you know I'm not supposed to be doing this, but they were all trying to kill me and if it wasn't for you...I mean, I had to thank you. It's just the way I was raised. Vanessa intentionally JABS her hand with a FORK. VANESSA O w! BARRY That was a little we ird. VANESSA (to herself) I'm talking to a bee. BARRY Yealh. VANESSA I'm talking to a be e. BARRY
 BARRY Really? VANESSA It's just coffee. BARRY I hate to impose. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 37. VANESSA Don't be ridiculous. BARRY Actually, I would love a cup. VANESSA Hey. you want a little rum cake? BARRY I really shouldn't. VANESSA Have a little rum cake. BARRY No, no, no, I can't. VANESSA Oh, come on. BARRY You know, I'm trying to lose a couple micrograms he re. VANESSA Where? BARRY Well... These stripes don't help. VANESSA You look great. BARRY I don't know if you know anything about fashion. Vanessa starts POURING the coffee through an imaginary cup and directly onto the floor. BARRY (CONT'D) A re you alright? VANESSA No. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1300 "ROOFTOP COFFEE" "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 38. EXT.
 for the hive, but I can't do it the way they want. VANESSA I know how you feel. BARRY You do? VANESSA Sure, my parents wanted me to be a lawyer or doctor, but I wanted to be a florist. BARRY Really? VANESSA My only interest is flowers. BARRY Our new queen was just elected with that same campaign slogan. VANESSA Oh. BARRY Anyway, see there's my hive, right there. You can see it. VANESSA Oh, you're in Sheep Meadow. BARRY (excite d) Yes! You know the turtle pond? VANESSA Yes? BARRY I'm right off of that. VANESSA Oh, no way. I know that area. Do you know I lost a toe-ring there once? BARRY Really? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 40. VANESSA Yes. BARRY Why do girls put rings on their toes? VANESSA Why not? BARRY I don't know. It's like
 putting a hat on your knee. VANESSA Really? Okay. A JANITOR in the background changes a LIGHTBULB. To him, it appe ars that Vanessa is talking to an imaginary friend. JANITOR You all right, ma'am? VANESSA Oh, yeah, fine. Just having two cups of coffee. BARRY Anyway, this has been great. (wiping his mouth) Thanks for the coffee. Barry gazes at Vanessa. VANESSA Oh yeah, it's no trouble. BARRY Sorry I couldn't finish it. Vanessa giggles. BARRY (CONT'D) (re: coffee) If I did, l'd be up the rest of my life. Ummm. Can I take a piece of this with me? VANESSA Sure. Here, have a crumb. She takes a CRUMB from the plate and hands it to Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 41. BARRY (a little dreamy) Oh, thanks. VANESSA Yeah. The re is an awkward pause.
 COAT BEE 2 Well, he's all set to go, we may as well try it. (into the mic) Okay Dave, pull the chute. The test bee opens his parachute. He's instantly blown against the rear wall. Adam and Barry ENTER. ADAM Sounds amazing. BARRY Oh, it was amazing. It was the scariest, Ihappiest moment of my life. ADAM Humans! Humans! I can't believe you were with humans! Giant scary humans! What we re they like? BARRY Huge and crazy. They talk crazy, they eat crazy giant things. They drive around real crazy. ADAM And do they try and kill you like on TV? BARRY Some of them. But some of the m don't. ADAM How'd you get back? BARRY Poodle. ADAM Look, you did it. And I'm glad. You saw whatever you wanted to see out there, you had your "experience", and now
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 43. ANGLE ON: LAB BEES examining a CANDY CORN through a micros cope. BARRY Well... ADAM Well? BARRY Well, I met some one . ADAM You met some one? Was she Bee-ish? BARRY Mmm. ADAM Not a WASP? Your parents will kill you. BARRY No, no, no, not a wasp. ADAM Spider? BARRY You know, I'm not attracted to the spiders. I know to everyone else it's like the hottest thing with the eight legs and all. I can't get by that face. Barry makes a spider face. ADAM So, who is she? BARRY She 's a human. ADAM Oh no, no, no, no. That didn't happen. You didn't do that. That is a bee law. You wouldn't break a bee law. BARRY Her name's Vanessa. "Bee
 JANET BENSON Would it kill you to just make a little honey? Barry ROLLS off the raft and SINKS to the bottom of the pool. We hear his parents MUFFLE D VOICES from above the surface. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 47. JANET BENSON (CONT'D) (muffled) Barry, come out from under there. Your father's talking to you. Martin, would you talk to him? MARTIN BENSON Barry, I'm talking to you. DISSOLVE TO: EXT. PICNIC AREA DAY MUSIC: "Sugar Sugar" by the Archies. Bary and Vanessa are having a picnic. A MOSQUITO lands on Vanessa's leg. She SWATS it violently. Barry's head whips around, aglhast. They stare at each other awkwardly in a frozen moment, then BURST INTO HYSTERICAL LAUGHTER. Vanessa GETS UP. VANESSA You coming? BARRY Got
 everything? VANESSA All set. Vanessa gets into a one-man Ultra Light plane with a black and yellow paint scheme. She puts on her heImet. BARRY You go ahead, I'll catch up. VANESSA (come hither wink) Don't be too long. The Ultra Light takes off. Barry catches up. They fly sideby-side. VANESSA (CONT'D) Watch this! Vanessa does a loop, and FLIES right into the side of a mountain, BURSTING into a huge ball of flames. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 48. BARRY (yelling, anguished) Vanessa! EXT. BARRY'S PARENT'S HOUSE - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Barry's face bursting through the surface of the pool, GASPING for air, eyes opening in horror. MARTIN BENSON We're still he re, Barry. JANET BENSON I told you not to yell at him. He doesn't respond when you
 yell at him. MARTIN BENSON Then why are you yelling at me? JANET BENSON Because you don't listen. MARTIN BENSON I'm not liste ning to this. Barry is toweling off, putting on his sweater. BARRY Sorry Mom, I've got to go. JANET BENSON Where are you going? BARRY Nowhere. I'm meeting a friend. Barry JUMPS off the balcony and EXITS. JANET BENSON (calling after him) A girl? Is this why you can't decide? BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON I just hope she's Bee-ish. CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 "STREETWALK/SUPERMARKET" EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP - DAY Vanessa FLIPS the sign to say "Sorry We Missed You", and locks the door. ANGLE ON: A POSTER on Vanessa's door for the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena.
 Hivo, but it's a disease. It's a horrible, horrible disease. VANESSA Oh my. They turn the corner onto a busier avenue and people start to swat at Bary. MAN Dumb be es! VANESSA You must just want to sting all those jerks. BARRY We really try not to sting. It's usually fatal for us. VANESSA So you really have to watch your temper? They ENTER a SUPERMARKET. CUT TO: INT. SUPERMARKET BARRY Oh yeah, very care fully. You kick a wall, take a walk, write an angry letter and throw it out. You work through it like any em otion-- anger, jealousy, (under his breath) lust. Barry hops on top of some cardboard boxes in the middle of an aisle. A stock boy, HECTOR, whacks him with a rolled up magazine. VANESSA (to Barry) Oh my goodness. Are you okay? "Bee Movie" - JS
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 52. BARRY I never heard of him. Why is this here? VANESSA For pe ople. We eat it. BARRY Why? (gesturing around the market) You don't have enough food of your own? VA NESSA Well yes, we-- BARRY How do you even get it? VANESSA Well, be es make i... BARRY I know who makes it! And it's hard to make it! There's Heating and Cooling, and Stirring...you needa whole Kreiman thing. VANESSA It's organic. BARRY It's our-ganic! VANESSA It's just honey, Barry. BARRY Just...what?! Bees don't know about this. This is stealing. A lot of stealing! You've taken our homes, our schools, our hospitals. This is all we have. And it's on sale? I'm going to get to the bottom of this. I'm going to get to the bottom of
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 53. SEQ. 1800 "WINDSHIELD" EXT. BACK OF SUPERMARKET LOADING DOCK LATER THAT DAY Bary disguises himself by blacking out his yellow lines with a MAGIC MARKER and putting on some war paint. He sees Hector, the stock boy, with a knife CUTTING open cardboard boxes filled with honey jars. MAN You almost done? HECTOR Almost. Barry steps in some honey, making a SNAPPING noise. Hector stops and turns. HECTOR (CONT'D) He is here. I sense it. Hector grabs his BOX CUTTER. Barry REACTS, hides himself be hind the box again. HECTOR (CONT'D) (tallking too loud, to no one in particular) Well, I guess I'll go home now, and just leave this nice
 EXT. TRUCK WINDSHIELD MOOSEBLOOD But don't kill no more bugs! The Mosquito is FLUNG off of the wiper. MOOSEBLOOD (CONT'D) Beeeeeeeeeeeeee! BARRY Moose blood guy! "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 57. Barry slides toward the end of the wiper, is thrown off, but he grabs the AERIAL and hangs on for dear life. Barry looks across and sees a CRICKET on another vehicle in the exact same predicament. They look at each other and SCREAM in unison. BARRY AND CRICKET Aaaaaaaaaah! ANOTHER BUG grabs onto the aerial, and screams as well. INT. TRUCK CAB- SAME TIME DRIVER You hear some thing? TRUCKER PASSENGER Like what? DRIVER Like tiny screaming. TRUCKER PASSENGER Turn off the radio. The driver reaches down and PRESSES a button,
 own. BARRY But what if you get in trouble? MOOSEBLOOD Trouble? You're a mosquito. You're in trouble! Nobody likes us. They're just all smacking. People see a mos quito, smack, smack! BARRY At least you're out in the world. You must meet a lot of girls. MOOSEBLOOD Mosquito girls try to trade up; get with a moth, dragonfly .. . mos quito girl don't want no mosquito. A BLOOD MOBILE pulls up alongside. MOOSEBLO0OD (CONT'D) Whoa, you have got to be kidding me. Moose blood's about to leave the building. So long bee. "Bee Movie
 minute, semi-automatic. Twice the nicotine, all the tar. They LAUGH again, nefariously. FREDDY (CONT'D) Couple of bre a ths of this, and it knocks them right out. They make the honey, and we make the money. BARRY"They make the honey, and we make the money?" Barry climbs onto the netting of Freddy's hat. He climbs up to the brim and looks over the edge. He sees the apiary boxes as Freddy SMOKES them. BARRY (CONT'D) Oh my. As Fre ddy turns around, Barry jumps into an open apiary box, and into an apartment. HOWARD and FRAN are just coming to from the smoking. BARRY (CONT'D) What's going on? Are you okay? HOWARD Yeah, it doesn't last too long. HE COUGHS a few times. BARRY How did you two get
 - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 71. INT. COURTHOUSE - CONTINUOUS Barry SHUDDERS. VANESSA What's the matter? BARRY I don't know. I just got a chill. Montgomery ENTERS. He wallks by Barry's table shaking a honey packet. MONTGOMERY Well, if it isn't the B-Team. (re: the honey packet) Any of you boys work on this? He CHUCKLES. The JUDGE ENTERS. SEQ. 3000 "WITNESSES" BAILIFF All rise! The Honorable Judge Bumbleton presiding. JUDGE (shuffling papers) Alright...Case number 4475, Superior Court of New York. Barry Bee Bens on vs. the honey industry, is now in session. Mr. Montgomery, you are repre senting the five major food companies, collective ly. ANGLE
 Montgomery's BRIEFCASE. It has an embossed emblem of an EAGLE, holding a gavel in one talon
 and a briefcase in the other. MONTGOMERYA privilege. JUDGE Mr. Benson. Barry STANDS. JUDGE (CONT'D) You are representing all bees of the world? "Bee Movie"
 just an ordinary bee. And as a bee, honey's pretty important to me. It's important to all be es. We
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 74. INT. COURTHOUSE - LATER BARRY So, Mr. Klauss Vanderhayden of Honey Farms. Pretty
 big company you have there? MR. VANDERHAYDEN I suppose so. BARRY And I see you also own HoneyBurton, and Hon- Ron. MR. VANDERHAYDEN Yes. They provide beekeepers for our farms. BARRY Beekee per. I find that to be a very disturbing term, I have to say. I don't imagine you employ any bee free-ers, do you? MR. VANDERHAYDEN No. BARRY I'm sory. I couldn't hear you. MR. VANDERHAYDEN (louder) No. BARRY No. Because you don't free bees. You keep bees. And not only that, it seems you thought a bear would be an appropriate image for a jar of honey? MR. VANDERHAYDEN Well, they're very lovable cre atures. Yogi-be ar, Fozzy-bear, Build-a-bear. BARRY Yeah, you mean like this?! Vanessa and the SUPERINTE NDANT from her building ENTER with a
 invented it, we make it, and we protect it with our lives. Unfortunate ly, the re are some pe ople in this room who think they can take whatever they want from us cause we're the little guys. And what I'm hoping is that after this is all over, you'll see how by taking our honey, you're not only taking away everything we have, but everything we are. ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling. ANGLE ON: The BEE GALLERY wiping tears away. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE Barry's family is watching the case on TV. JANET BENSON Oh, I wish he would dress like that all the time. So nice... CUT TO: INT. COURTROOM LATER JUDGE Call your first witness. CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 Thank you. Liotta LAUGHS MANIACALLY. BARRY I also see from your resume that you're devilishly hands ome, but with a churning inner turmoil that's always ready to blow. LIOTTA I enjoy what I do. Is that a crime? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 77. BARRY Not yet it isn't. But is this what it's come to for you, Mr. Liotta? Exploiting tiny heI pless bees so you don't have to rehearse your part, and leam your lines, Sir? LIOTTA Watch it Benson, I could blow right now. BARRY This isn't a goodfella. This is a badfella! LIOTTA (exploding, trying to smash Barry with the Emmy) Why doe sn't some one just step on this little creep and we can all go home? You're all thinking it. Say it! JUDGE Order! Order in this courtroom! A MONTAGE OF NEWSPAPER HEADLINES FOLLOWS:
 really a special skill. KEN (to Barry) You think I don't see what you're doing? BARRY Hey look, I know how hard it is trying to find the right job. We certainly have that in common. KEN Do we? BARRY Well, bees have 100% employment, of course. But we do jobs like taking the crud out. KEN That's just what I was thinking about doing. Ken holds his table knife up. It slips out of his hand. He goes under the table to pick it up. "Bee Movie"
 champagne down on the table. Ken closes his eyes and buries his face in his hands. He gra bs a magazine on the way into the bathroom. SEQ. 2800-
 FRESHENER. KEN (CONT'D) I think something stinks in here. He sprays at Barry. BARRY I love the smell of flowers. KEN Yeah? How do you like the smell of flames? Ken lights the stream. BARRY Not as much. Barry flies in a circle. Ken, trying to stay with him, spins in place. ANGLE ON: Flames outside the bathroom door. Ken slips on the Italian Vogue, falls backward into the shower, pulling down the shower curtain. The can hits him in the head, followed by the shower curtain rod, and the rubber duck. Ken rea ches back, grabs the handheld shower head. He whips around, looking for Barry. ANGLE ON: A WATERBUG near the drain. WATERBUG Waterbug. Not taking sides. Barry is on the toilet tank. He comes out from behind a shampoo bottle, we a ring a chapstick cap as a
 MONTGOMERY So those aren't even your real parents! ANGLE ON: Barry's parents. MARTIN BENSON Oh, Barry. BARRY Yes they are! ADAM Hold me back! Vanessa holds him back with a COFFEE STIRRER. Montgomery points to Barry's parents. MONTGOMERY You're an illegitimate bee, aren't you Benson? ADAM He's denouncing bees! All the bees in the courtroom start to HUM. They're agitated. MONTGOMERY And don't y'all date your cousins? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 87. VANESSA (standing, letting go of Adam) Objection! Adam explodes from the table and flies towards Montgomery. ADAM I'm going to pin cushion this guy! Montgomery turns around and positions himself by the judge's bench. He sticks his butt out. Montgomery winks at his team.
 BARRY Adam, don't! It's what he wants! Adam shoves Bary out of the way. Adam STINGS Montgomery in the butt. The jury REACTS, aghast. MONTGOMERY Ow! I'm hit! Oh, lordy, I am hit! The judge BANGS her gavel. JUDGE Order! Order! Please, Mr. Montgomery. MONTGOMERY The venom! The venom is cours ing through my veins! I have been felled bya wing-ed beast of destruction. You see? You can't treat them like equals. They're strip-ed savages! Stinging's the only thing they know! It's their way! ANGLE ON: Adam, collapsed on the floor. Barry rushes to his side. BARRY Adam, stay with me. ADAM I can't feel my legs. Montgomery falls on the Bailiff. BAILIFF Take it easy. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 88. MONTGOMERY Oh, what angel of mercy will
 ADAM (pressing the button) Yeah...I blew the whole case, di dn't 1? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 89. BARRY Oh, it doesn't matter. The important thing is you're alive. You could have died. ADAM I'd be be tter off dead. Look at me. Adam THROWS the blanket off his lap, revealing a GREEN SANDWICH SWORD STINGER. ADAM (CONT'D) (voice cracking) They got it from the cafeteria, they got it from downstairs. In a tuna sandwich. Look, there's a little celery still on it. BARRY What was it like to sting someone? ADAM I can't explain it. It was all adrenaline...and then...ecstasy. Barry looks at Adam. BARRY Alright. ADAM You think that was all a trap? BARRY Of course. I'm sory. I flew us right into this. What were we thinking? Look at us, we're just a couple of bugs
 in this world. ADAM What do you think the humans will do to us if they win? BARRY I don't know. ADAM I hear they put the roaches in motels. That doesn't sound so bad. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 90. BARRY Adam, they check in, but they don't check out. Adam GULPS. ADAM Oh my. ANGLE ON: the hospital window. We see THREE PEOPLE smoking outside on the sidewalk. The smoke drifts in. Adam COUGHS. ADAM (CONT'D) Say, could you get a nurse to close that window? BARRY Why? ADAM The smoke. Bees don't smoke. BARRY Right. Bees don't smoke. Bees don't smoke! But some bees are smoking. Adam, that's it! That's our case. Adam starts putting his clothes on. ADAM it is? It's not over? BARRY No. Get up. Get dressed. I've got to go
 good time. I actually once heard a pretty funny story abouta bee-- MONTGOMERY Your Honor, haven't these ridiculous bugs taken up enough of this court's valuable time? Montgomery rolls out from behind his table. He's sus pended in a LARGE BABY CHAIR with wheels. MONTGOMERY (CONT'D) How much longer are we going to allow these absurd shenanigans to go on? They have presented no compe Illing evidence to support their charges against my clients wiho have all run perfectly legitimate businesses. I move for a complete dismissal of this entire case. JUDGE Mr. Flayman, I am afraid I am going to have to consider Mr. Montgomery's motion. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 92. ADAM But you can't. We have a terrific case. MONTGOMERY Where is your
 crashing to the table. He bounces right back up. VANESSA (CONT'D) Oh, sorry. BARRY Ow!! I'm okay. Vanessa, do you know what this means? All the honey is finally going to belong to the bees. Now we won't have to work so hard all the time. Montgomery approaches Barry, surrounded by the press. The cameras and microphones go to Montgomery. MONTGOMERY (waving a finger) This is an unholy perversion of the balance of nature, Benson! You'll regret this. ANGLE ON: Barry's 'deer in headlights' expre ssion, as the press pushes microphones in his face. "Bee Movie"
 Ralph Lauren, and I have no pants. The Press follows Barry as he EXITS. ANGLE ON: Adam and Vanessa. ADAM (putting papers away) What if Montgomery's right? VANESSA What do you mean? ADAM We've been living the bee way a long time. 27 million years. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 3600
 "HONEY ROUNDUP EXT. HONEY FARMS APIARY MONTAGE SARAH (V.o) Congratulations on your victory. What are you going to demand as a settlement? BARRY (V.O) (over montage) First, we're going to demand a complete shutdown of all bee work camps. Then, we want to get back all the honey that was ours to begin with. Every last drop. We demand an end to the glorification of the bear as anything more than a filthy, smelly, big-headed, bad breath, stink-machine. "Bee
 prance-about stage name! CUT TO: INT. A WOMAN'S SHOWER - MONTAGE A WOMAN is taking a shower, and using honey shampoo. An ATF&H age nt pulls the shower curtain aside, and grabs her bottle of shampoo. The woman SCREAMS. The agent turns to the 3 other agents, and Barry. ANGLE ON: Bary looking at the label on the shampoo bottle, shaking his head and writing in his clipboard. CUT TO: EXT. SUPERMARKET CAFE - MONTAGE Another customer, an old lady having her tea with a little jar of honey. gets her face pushed down onto the table and turned to the side by two agents. One of the agents has a gun on her. OLD LADY Can't breathe. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK - MONTAGE An OIL DRUM of honey is connected to Barry's hive. "Bee Movie" - JS
 balconies of the gyms. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK ANGLE ON: THE FLOWERS starting to DROOP. CUT TO: INT. J-GATE J-Gate is deserted. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 99. EXT. NEW HIVE CITY ANGLE ON: Bees sunning them selves. A TIMER DINGS, and they all turn over. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK TIME LAPSE of Central Park turning brown. CUT TO: EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP CLOSE-UP SHOT: Vanessa writes "Sorry. No more flowers." on a "Closed" sign, an turns it facing out. CUT TO: SEQ. 3700 - "IDLE HIVE EXT. NEW HIVE CITY-DAY Barry flies at high speed. TRACKING SHOT into the hive, through the lobby of Honex, and into Adam's office. CUT TO: INT. ADAM'S OFFICE - CONTINUOUS Barry meets Adam in his office. Adam's office is in
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 100. ADAM (exiting with a cardboard box of belongings) No, they're just home. They don't know what to do. BARRY Hmmm. ADAM They're laying out, they're sleeping in. I heard your Uncle Carl was on his way to San Antonio with a cricket. BARRY At least we got our honey back. They walk through the empty factory. ADAM Yeah, but sometimes I think, so what if the humans liked our honey? Who wouldn't? It's the greatest thing in the world. I was excited to be a part
 So, you take away the produce, that affects the entire animal kingdom. And then, of course... BARRY The human species? VANESSA (clearing throat) Ahem! BARRY Oh. So, if there 's no more pollination, it could all just go south here, couldn't it? VANESSA And I know this is also partly my fault. Barry takes a long SlGH. BARRY How about a suicide pact? VANESSA (not sure if he's joking) How would we do it? BARRY I'll sting you, you step on me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 103. VANESSA That just kills you twice. BARRY Right, right. VANESSA Listen Barry. Sorry but I've got to get going. She EXITS. BARRY (looking out over the park) Had to open my mouth and talk... (looking back) Vanessa..? Vanessa is gone. CUT TO: SEQ. 3935 "GOING TO PASADENA" EXT. NY
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 104. BARRY (chuckling to himself) Tournament of Roses. Roses can't do sports. Wait a minute...roses. Roses? Roses!? Vanessa! Barry follows shortly after. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. Barry follows shortly after Vanessa's cab. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window.
 marshall. BARRY You do that. This whole parade is a fiasco! She EXITS. Vanessa removes the step-ladder. The princess FALLS. Barry and Vanessa take off in the float. BARRY (CONT'D) Let's see what this baby will do. ANGLE ON: Guy with he a ds et talking to drivers. HEADSET GUY Hey! The float ZOOMS by. A young CHILD in the stands, TIMMY, cries. CUT TO: EXT. FLOAT STAGING AREA- A FEW MOMENTS LATER ANGLE ON: Vanessa putting the prince ss hat on. BARRY (V.O) Then all we do is blend in with traffic, without arousing suspicion. CUT TO: EXT. THE PARADE ROUTE - CONTINUOUS The floats go flying by the crowds. Barry and Vanessa's float CRASHES through the fence. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 109. EXT. LA FREEWAY Vanessa and Barry
 (0.C) Then, if we 're lucky, we'll have just enough pollen to do the job. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 4025
 life raft explode d... Now one 's bald, one's in a boat, and they're both uncons cious. VANESSA Is that another bee joke? BARRY No. No one 's flying the plane. The AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER, BUD, spea ks over the radio. BUD This is JFK control tower. Flight 356, what's your status? Vanessa presses a button, and the intercom comes on. VANESSA This is Vanessa Bloome. I'm a florist from New York. BUD Whe re's the pilot? VANESSA He's unconscious and so is the copilot. BUD Not good. Is there any one onboard who has flight experience? A BEAT. BARRY As a matter of fact, there is. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 114. BUD Who's that? VANESSA Barry Benson. BUD From the honey trial? Oh great. BARRY Vanessa, this is nothing more than a big metal bee. It's got giant
 wings, huge engines. VANESSA I can't fly a plane. BARRY Why not? Isn't John Travolta a pilot? VANESSA Yes? BARRY How hard could it be? VANESSA Wait a minute. Barry, we're headed into some lightning. CUT TO: Vanessa shrugs, and takes the controls. SEQ. 4150-" BARRY FLIES P LANE" INT. BENSON HOUSE The family is all huddled around the TV at the Benson house. ANGLE ON: TV. Bob Bumble is broadcasting. BOB BUMBLE This is Bob Bum ble. We have some late-breaking news from JFK airport, whe re a very suspenseful scene is developing. Barry Benson, fresh off his stunning legal victory... "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 115. Adam SPRAYS a can of HONEY-WHIP into his mouth. ADAM That's Bary. BOB BUMBLE..is now attempting to land a plane,
 what happened? BARRY (noticing the control panel) Wait a minute. I think we were on autopilot that whole time. VANESSA That may have been helping me. BARRY And now we're not! VANESSA (V.O.) (folding her arms) Well, then it turns out I cannot fly a plane. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 118. BARRY (CONT'D) Vanessa struggles with the yoke. CUT TO: EXT. AIRP LA NE The airplane goes into a steep dive. CUT TO: SEQ. 4175
 CRASH LANDING" INT. J-GATE An ALERT SIGN READING: "Hive Alert. We Need:" Then the SIGNAL goes from "Two Bees" "Some Bees" "Every Bee There Is" Lou Loduca gathers the pollen jocks at J-Gate. LOU LODUCA All of you, let's get behind this fellow. Move it out! The bees follow Lou Loduca, and EXIT J-Gate. CUT TO: INT.
 The pollen jocks! VANESSA They do get behind a fellow. BARRY Black and yellow. LOU LODUCA (over headset) Hello. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 121. Alright you two, what do you say we drop this tin can on the bla cktop? VANESSA What blacktop? Where? I can't see anything. Can you? BARRY No, nothing. It's all cloudy. CUT TO: EXT. RUNWAY Adam SHOUTS. ADAM Come on, you've got to think bee, Barry. Thinking bee, thinking bee. ANGLE ON: Overhe ad shot of runway. The bees are in the formation of a flower. In unison they move, causing the flower to FLASH YELLOW AND BLACK. BEES (chanting) Thinking bee, thinking bee. CUT TO: INT. COCKPIT We see through the swirling mist and clouds. A GIANT SHAPE OF A FLOWER is forming in the middle of the
 runway. BARRY Wait a minute. I think I'm fee ling something. VANESSA What? BARRY I don't know, but it's strong. And it's pulling me, like a 27 million year old instinct. Bring the nose of the plane down. "Bee Movie"
 VANESSA Cut the engines? BARRY We're going in on bee power. Ready boys? LOU LODUCA Affirmative. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 123. INT. AIRP LA NE COCKPIT BARRY Good, good, easy now. Land on that flower! Ready boys? Give me full reverse. LoU LODUCA Spin it around! The plane attempts to land on top of an "Aloha Airlines" plane with flowers painted on it. BARRY (V.O) I mean the giant black and yellow pulsating flower made of millions of bees! VANESSA Which flower? BARRY That flower! VANESSA I'm aiming at the flower! The plane goes after a FAT GUY IN A HAWAIIAN SHIRT. BARRY (V.O) That's a fat guy in a flowered shirt! The other other flower! The big one. He snaps a photo and runs away. BARRY (CONT'D) Full forward. Ready
 "RUNWAY SPEECH" EXT.RUNWAY - CONTINUOUS The INFLATA BLE SLIDES pop out the side of the plane. The passengers escape. Barry and Vanessa slide down out of the cockpit. Barry and Vanessa exhale a huge breath. VANESSA Barry, we did it. You taught me how to fly. Vanessa raises her hand up for a high five. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 125. BARRY Yes. No high five. VANESSA Right. ADAM Bary, it worke d. Did you see the giant flower? BARRY What giant flowe r? Where? Of course I saw the flower! That was genius, man. Genius! ADAM Thank you. BARRY But we 're not done yet. Barry flies up to the wing of the plane, and addresses the bee crowd. BARRY (CONT'D) Listen everyone. This runway is
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 them anywhere. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 129. BARRY Not a problem, Vannie. Just leave it to me. Vanessa turns back to deal with a customer. VANESSA You're a life-saver, Barry. (to the next customer) Can I help who's next? Who's next? ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling back at Barry. Barry smiles too, then snaps himself out of it. BARRY (speaks into his antennae) Alright. Scramble jocks, it's time to fly! VANESSA Thank you, Barry! EXT. FLOWER SHOP - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Ken and Andy walking down the street. KEN (noticing the new sign) Augh! What in the world? It's that bee again! ANDY (guiding Ken prote ctive ly) Let it go, Kenny. KEN That bee is living my life! When will this nightmare end? ANDY Let it all go. They don't break stride. ANGLE ON:
 Camera in front of Barry as he flies out the door and up into the sky. Pollen jocks fold in formation behind him as they zoom into the park. BARRY (to Splitz) Beautiful day to fly. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 130. JACKSON Sure is. BARRY Between you and me, I was dying to get out of that office. FADE OUT: "Bee Movie"
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birds flying: top off a CONTA INER OF HONEY, and puts some honey into his hair. He squirts some in his mouth and gargles. Then he takes the lid off the bottle, and rolls some on like deodorant. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE KITCHEN -CONTINUOUS Barry's mother, JANET BENSON, yells up at Bary. JANET BENSON Barry, breakfast is ready! CUT TO: "Bee Movie" JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 2. BARRY Sorry, I'm excite d. Barry's father, MARTIN BENSON, ENTERS. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEADLINE, "Queen gives birth to thousandtuple ts: Resting Com forta bly." MARTIN BENSON Here's the gra duate. We're very proud of you, Son. And a perfect report card, all B's. JANET BENSON (mushing Barry's hair) Very proud. BARRY Ma! I've got a thing going here. Barry re-adjusts his hair, starts to leave. JANET BENSON You've got some lint on your fuzz. She picks it off. BARRY Ow, that's me! MARTIN BENSON Wave to us. We'll be in row 118,000. Barry zips off. BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON Barry, I told you, stop flying in the house! CUT TO: SEQ. 750 DRIVING TOo GRADUATION EXT. BEE SUBURB - MORNING A GARAGE DOOR OPENS. Barry drives out in his CAR. "Bee Movie" JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 3. ANGLE ON: Barry's friend, ADAM FLAYMAN, standing by the curb. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEAD LINE: "Frisbee Hits Hive: Internet Down. Bee-stander: "I heard a sound, and next thing I going to his fune ra l? BARRY No, I'm not going to his funeral. Everybody knows you sting some one you die, you don't waste it on a squirre I. He was such a hot head. ADAM Yeah, I uess he could've just gotten out of the way. The DRIVE through a loop de loop. BARRY AND ADAM Whoa...Whooo...wheee!! ADAM I love this incorporating the amusement park right into our regular day. BARRY I guess that's why they say we don't need vacations. CUT TO: SEQ. 95 - GRADUATION EXT. GRADUATION CEREMONY - CONTINUOUS Barry and Adam come to a stop. They exit the car, and fly over the crowd to their seats. * BARRY * (re: graduation ceremony) * Boy, quite a bit of pomp..under * the circumstance s. * They land in the ir seats. BARRY (CONT'D) Well Adam, to day we are men. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 5. ADAM We are. BARRY Bee-meh. ADAM Amen! BARRY Hallelujah. Barry hits Adam's fore he ad. Adam goes into the rapture. An announce ment comes over the PA. ANNOUNCER (V.O) Students, faculty, distinguished bees...please welcome, Dean Buzzwe Il. ANGLE ON: DEAN BUZZWELL steps up to the podium. The podium has a sign that reads: "Welcome Graduating Class of:", with train-station style flipping numbers after it. BUZZWELL Welcome New Hive City graduating class of... The numbers on the podium change to 9:15. BUZZWE LL (CONT'D)9:15. (he clears his throat) And that concludes our graduation ceremonies. And begins your career at Honex Industries. BARRY Are we going to pick our job today? ADAM I heard it's just orientation. The rows of chairs change in transformer-like mechanical motion to Universal Studios type tour trams. Buzzwell walks off stage. BARRY (re: trams) Whoa, heads up! Here we go. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 6. SEQ. 125 - "FACTORY FEMALE VOICE (V.O) Keep your hands and antennas inside the tram at all times. (in Spanish) Dejen las manos y antennas adentro del tram a todos tiempos. BARRY I wonder what it's going to be like? ADAM A little scary. Barry shakes Adam. BARRY AND ADAM AAHHHH! The tram passes under SIGNS READING: "Honex: A Division of Honesco: A Part of the Hexagon Group." TRUDY Welcome to Honex, a division of Honesco, and a part of the Hexagon group. BARRY This is it! The Honex doors OPEN, revealing is? BARRY Yes, we're all cousins. ADAM Right. You're right. TRUDY At Honex, we also constantly strive to improve every aspect of bee existence. The se bees are stress testing a new helmet technology. ANGLE ON: A STUNT BEE in a HELMET getting hit with a NEWSPAPER, then a SHOE, then a FLYSWATTE R. He ge ts up, and gives a "thumb's up". The graduate bees APPLAUD. ADAM (re: stunt bee) What do you think he makes? BARRY Not enough. TRUDY And here we have our latest advancement, the Kre Iman. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 8. BARRY Wow, what does that do? TRUDY Catches that little strand of honey that hangs after you pour it. Saves us millions. ANGLE ON: The Krelman machine. Bees with hand-shaped hats on, rotating around a wheel to catch drips of honey. Adam's hand shoots up. ADAM Can any one work on the Kreiman? TRUDY Of course. Most bee jobs are small ones. But bees know that every small job, if it's done well, means a lot. There are over 3000 diffe rent bee occupations. But choose carefully. because you'll stay in the job that you pick for the rest of your life. The be es CHEER. ANGLE ON: Barry's smile dropping slightly. BARRY The same job for the rest of your life? I didn't know that. ADAM What's the difference? TRUDY And you'll be happy to know that bees as a species haven't had one day off in 27 million years. BARRY So you'll just work us to death? TRUDY (laughing) We'll sure try. Everyone LAUGHS except Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 9. The tram drops downa log-flume READING: "Bee Goes Berserk: Stings Seven Then Self." ANGLE ON: A BEE filling his car's gas tank from a honey pump. He fills his car some, then takes a swig for himself. NEWSPAPER BEE (to the bee guzzling gas) Hey! Barry and Adam be gin to cross the street. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 10. BARRY Yeah but Adam, did you ever think that maybe things work a little too well around here? They stop in the middle of the stre et. The traffic moves perfectly around them. ADAM Like what? Give me one example. BARRY (thinks)...I don't know. But you know what I'm talking about. They walk off. SEQ. 400 - "MEET THE JOCKS" SFX: The SOUND of Pollen Jocks. PAN DOWN from the Honex statue. J-GATE ANNOUNCER Please clear the gate. Royal Nectar Force on approach. Royal Nectar Force on approach. BARRY Wait a second. Check it out. Hey, hey, those are Pollen jocks. ADAM Wow. FOUR PATROL BEES FLY in through the hive's giant Gothic entrance. The Patrol Bees are wearing fighter pilot helmets with black visors. ADAM (CONT'D) I've never seen them this close. BARRY They know what it's like to go outside the hive. ADAM Yeah, but some of them don't come back. "Bee Movie" - JSs REVISIONS 8/13/07 11. The ne ctar from the pollen jocks is removed from the ir backpacks, and loaded into trucks on the ir way to Honex. A SMALL CROWD forms around the Patrol Bees. Each one has a PIT CREW that takes the ir nectar. Lou Loduca hurries a pit crew along: LOU LODUCA You guys did great! You're mons ters. You're sky freaks!I love it! I love it! SCHOOL GIRLS are jumping up and down and squealing nearby. BARRY I wonder whe re those guys haue just been? ADAM I don't know. BARRY Their day's not planne d. Outside the hive, flying wvho- knows - whe re, doing who-lknows - what. ADAM You can't just decide one day to be a Pollen Jock. You have to be bred for that. BARRY Right. Pollen Jocks cross in close proximity to Barry and Adam. Some pollen falls off, onto Barry and Adam. BARRY (CONT'D) Look at that. That's m ore pollen than you and I will ever see in a life time. ADAM (playing with the pollen) It's just a status sym bol. I think bees make too biga deal out of it. BARRY Perha ps, unless you're wearing it, and the ladies see you wearing it. ANGLE ON: Two girl bees. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS on the balcony alone, looking out over the city. Martin Benson ENTERS, snea ks up behind Barry and gooses him in his ribs. MARTIN BENSON Honex! BARRY Oh, Dad. You surprised me. MARTIN BENSON (laughing) Have you decided what you're interested in, Son? BARRY Well, there's a lot of choices. MARTIN BENSON But you only get one. Martin LAUGHS. BARRY Dad, do you ever get bored doing the same job every day? MARTIN BENSON Son, let me tell you som e thing about stirring. (making the stirring motion) You grab that stick and you just move it around, and you stir it around. You get yourse lf into a rhythm, it's a beautiful thing. BARRY You know dad, the more I think about it, maybe the honey field just isn't right for me. MARTIN BENSON And you were thinking Another BEE APPLICANT, SANDY SHRIMPKIN is EXITING. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Is it still available? BUZZWELL Hang on. (he looks at changing numbers on the board) Two left. And...one of them's yours. Congratulations Son, step to the side please. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 17. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Yeah! ADAM (to Sandy, leaving) What did you get? SANDY SHRIMPKIN Picking the crud out. That is stellar! ADAM Wow. BUZZWELL (to Adam and Barry) Couple of newbies? ADAM Yes Sir. Our first day. We are ready. BUZZWELL Well, step up and make your choice. ANGLE ON: A CHART listing the different sectors of Honex. Heating, Cooling, Viscosity, Krelman, Pollen Counting, Stunt Bee, Pouring, Stirrer, Humming, Regurgitating, Front Desk, Hair Removal, (CONT'D) Oh, I'm sorry. The KRrelman just closed out. ADAM Oh! He takes the hat off Adam. BUZZWELL Wax Monkey's always open. The Krelman goes from "Closed" to "Open". BUZZWELL (CONT'D) And the KreIman just opened up again. ADAM What happe ne d? BUZWELL Well, whe never a bee dies, that's an opening. (pointing at the board) See that? He's dead, dead, another dead one, deady, deadified, two more de a d. Dead from the neck up, dead from the ne ck down. But, that's life. ANGLE ON: Barry's disturbed expre ssion. ADAM (feeling pressure to decide) Oh, this is so hard. Heating, cooling, stunt bee, pourer, stirrer, humming, inspector no. 7, lint coordinator, stripe supervisor, antenna-ball polisher, mite wrangler-- Bary. Barry, what do you think I should- - Barry? (V.o) You're cra - - Barry HANGS UR ANGLE ON: Lou Loduca. LOU LODUCA If anyone's feeling brave, there's a Korean Deli on 83rd that gets their roses today. BARRY (timidly) Hey guys. BUZZ Well, look at that. SPLITZ Isn't that the kid we saw yesterday? LOU LODUCA (to Barry) Hold it son, flight deck's restricted. JACKSON It's olkay Lou, we're going to take him bears, and bats. "Bee Movie" FLIPS their goggles down. Pit crew bees CRANK their wings, and remove the starting blocks. We hear loud HUMMING. "Bee Movie- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 22. LOU LODUCA (CONT' D) LOU LODUCA (CONT'D) Pound those petunia's, you striped stem-suckers! All of you, drain those flowe rs! A FLIGHT DECK GUY in de ep crouch hand-signals them out the archway as the backwash from the bee wings FLUTTERS his jump suit. Barry follows everyone. SEQ. 800 Splitz and Jacks on CHUCKLE. LOU LODUCA Really? Feeling lucky, are ya? A YOUNGER SMA LLE R BEE THAN BARRY. CHET, runs up with a release waiver for Bary to sign. CHET Sign here. Here. Just initial that. Thank you. LOU LODUCA Okay. you got a rain advisory today and as you all know, bees cannot fly in rain. So be careful. As always, (reading off clipboard) watch your brooms, hockey sticks, dogs, birds "FLYING WITH THE JOCKS" The bees climb above tree tops in formation. Barry is euphoric. BARRY Whoa! I'm out! I can't believe I'm out! So blue. Ha ha ha! (a beat) I feel so fast...and free. (re: kites in the sky) Box kite! Wow! They fly by several bicyclists, and approach a patch of flowers. BARRY (CONT'D) Flowers! Coming in at you like a missile! Ken HITS the ball back. Bary feels the g-forces. ANGLE ON The Pollen Jocks watching Barry pass by the m in SLOW MOTION. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 26. BARRY (in slow motion) Help me! JACKSON You know, I don't think these are flowers. SPLITZ Should we tell him? JACKSON I think he knows. BARRY (O.S) What is this?! Vanessa HITS a higlh arcing lob. Ken waits, poised for the return. We see Bary having trouble mane uve ring the ball from fatigue. KEN (overly confident) Match point! ANGLE ON: Ken running up. He has a killer look in his eyes. He's going to hit the ultimate overhe ad smash. KEN (CONT'D) You can just start packing up Honey, because I believe you're about to eat it! ANGLE ON: Pollen Jocks. JACKSON JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 27. BARRY Yowser!!! SEQ. 1000- grasshopper) Eww, gross. CUT TO: INT CAR - CONTINUOUS The car is packed with a typical suburban family: MOTHER, FATHER, eight-year old BOY, LITTLE GIRL in a car seat and a GRANDMOTHER. A big slobbery DOG is behind a grate. Bary pops into the passenger compartment, hitting the Mother's magazine. MOTHER There's a bee in the car! They all notice the bee and start SCREAMING. BARRY Aaahhhh! Barry tum bles around the car. We see the faces from his POV. MOTHER Do something! "Bee Movie" starts to RAIN. He nimbly avoids the rain at first. BARRY (CONT'D) Whoa. Whoa! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in- A couple of drops hit him, his wings go limp and he starts falling. BARRY (CONT'D) Mayday! May day! Bee going down! Barry sees a window le dge and aims for it and just makes it. Shivering and exhausted, he crawls into an open window as it CLOSES. SEQ. 1100 - "VANESSA SAVES BARRY INT. VANESSA'S APARTMENT -CONTINUOUS Inside the window, Barry SHAKES off the rain like a dog. Vanessa, Ken, Andy, and Anna ENTER the apartment. VANESSA Ken, can you close the window please? KEN Huh? Oh. (to Andy) Hey, check out my new resume. I made it into a fold-out brochure. You see? it folds out. Ken holds up his brochure, with photos know what? I pre dicted global warming. I could feel it getting hotter. At first I thought it was just me. Bary's POV: Giant human mouth opening. KEN (CONT'D) Wait! Stop! Beeeeeee! ANNA Kill it! Kill it! They all JUMP up from their chairs. Andy looks around for something to use. Ken comes in for the kill with a big TIMBERLAND BOOT on each hand. KEN Stand back. These are winter boots. Vanessa ENTERS, and stops Ken from squashing Barry. VANESSA (grabs Ken's arm) Wait. Don't kill him. CLOSE UP: on Barry's puzzled face. KEN You know I'm allergic to them. This thing could kill me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 32. VANESSA Why does his life have any less value than yours? She takes a GLASS TUMBLER and places it over Barry. KEN Why does his life have Movie"- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 33. EXT. WINDOWSILL CONTINUOUS Bary stares over the window frame. He can't believe what's just happened. It is still RAINING. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1200 "BARRY SPEAKS" EXT. WINDOWSILL - LATER Barry is still staring through the window. Inside, everyone's saying their good-byes. KEN Vanessa, next we e k? Yogurt night? VANESSA Uh, yeah sure Ken. You know, whatever. KEN You can put carob chips on the re. VANESSA Good night. KEN (as he exits) Supposed to be less calories, or something. VANESSA Bye. She shuts the door. Vanessa starts cleaning up. BARRY I've got to say sometlhing. She saved my life. I've got to say something. Alright, he re it goes. Barry flies in. "Bee Movie" APARTMENT- CONTINUOUS Barry hides himself on different PRODUCTS placed along VANESSA You're talking, BARRY Yes, I know, I know. VANESSA You're talking. BARRY I know, I'm sony. I'm so sorry. VANESSA It's okay. It's fine. It's just, I know I'm dreaming, but I don't recall going to bed. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 35. BARRY Well, you know I'm sure this is very disconcerting. VANESSA Well yeah. I mean this is a bit of a surprise to me. I mean...you're a bee. BARRY Yealh, I am a bee, and you know I'm not supposed to be doing this, but they were all trying to kill me and if it wasn't for you...I mean, I had to thank you. It's just the way I was raised. Vanessa intentionally JABS her hand with a FORK. VANESSA O w! BARRY That was a little we ird. VANESSA (to herself) I'm talking to a bee. BARRY Yealh. VANESSA I'm talking to a be e. BARRY BARRY Really? VANESSA It's just coffee. BARRY I hate to impose. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 37. VANESSA Don't be ridiculous. BARRY Actually, I would love a cup. VANESSA Hey. you want a little rum cake? BARRY I really shouldn't. VANESSA Have a little rum cake. BARRY No, no, no, I can't. VANESSA Oh, come on. BARRY You know, I'm trying to lose a couple micrograms he re. VANESSA Where? BARRY Well... These stripes don't help. VANESSA You look great. BARRY I don't know if you know anything about fashion. Vanessa starts POURING the coffee through an imaginary cup and directly onto the floor. BARRY (CONT'D) A re you alright? VANESSA No. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1300 "ROOFTOP COFFEE" "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 38. EXT. for the hive, but I can't do it the way they want. VANESSA I know how you feel. BARRY You do? VANESSA Sure, my parents wanted me to be a lawyer or doctor, but I wanted to be a florist. BARRY Really? VANESSA My only interest is flowers. BARRY Our new queen was just elected with that same campaign slogan. VANESSA Oh. BARRY Anyway, see there's my hive, right there. You can see it. VANESSA Oh, you're in Sheep Meadow. BARRY (excite d) Yes! You know the turtle pond? VANESSA Yes? BARRY I'm right off of that. VANESSA Oh, no way. I know that area. Do you know I lost a toe-ring there once? BARRY Really? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 40. VANESSA Yes. BARRY Why do girls put rings on their toes? VANESSA Why not? BARRY I don't know. It's like putting a hat on your knee. VANESSA Really? Okay. A JANITOR in the background changes a LIGHTBULB. To him, it appe ars that Vanessa is talking to an imaginary friend. JANITOR You all right, ma'am? VANESSA Oh, yeah, fine. Just having two cups of coffee. BARRY Anyway, this has been great. (wiping his mouth) Thanks for the coffee. Barry gazes at Vanessa. VANESSA Oh yeah, it's no trouble. BARRY Sorry I couldn't finish it. Vanessa giggles. BARRY (CONT'D) (re: coffee) If I did, l'd be up the rest of my life. Ummm. Can I take a piece of this with me? VANESSA Sure. Here, have a crumb. She takes a CRUMB from the plate and hands it to Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 41. BARRY (a little dreamy) Oh, thanks. VANESSA Yeah. The re is an awkward pause. COAT BEE 2 Well, he's all set to go, we may as well try it. (into the mic) Okay Dave, pull the chute. The test bee opens his parachute. He's instantly blown against the rear wall. Adam and Barry ENTER. ADAM Sounds amazing. BARRY Oh, it was amazing. It was the scariest, Ihappiest moment of my life. ADAM Humans! Humans! I can't believe you were with humans! Giant scary humans! What we re they like? BARRY Huge and crazy. They talk crazy, they eat crazy giant things. They drive around real crazy. ADAM And do they try and kill you like on TV? BARRY Some of them. But some of the m don't. ADAM How'd you get back? BARRY Poodle. ADAM Look, you did it. And I'm glad. You saw whatever you wanted to see out there, you had your "experience", and now JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 43. ANGLE ON: LAB BEES examining a CANDY CORN through a micros cope. BARRY Well... ADAM Well? BARRY Well, I met some one . ADAM You met some one? Was she Bee-ish? BARRY Mmm. ADAM Not a WASP? Your parents will kill you. BARRY No, no, no, not a wasp. ADAM Spider? BARRY You know, I'm not attracted to the spiders. I know to everyone else it's like the hottest thing with the eight legs and all. I can't get by that face. Barry makes a spider face. ADAM So, who is she? BARRY She 's a human. ADAM Oh no, no, no, no. That didn't happen. You didn't do that. That is a bee law. You wouldn't break a bee law. BARRY Her name's Vanessa. "Bee JANET BENSON Would it kill you to just make a little honey? Barry ROLLS off the raft and SINKS to the bottom of the pool. We hear his parents MUFFLE D VOICES from above the surface. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 47. JANET BENSON (CONT'D) (muffled) Barry, come out from under there. Your father's talking to you. Martin, would you talk to him? MARTIN BENSON Barry, I'm talking to you. DISSOLVE TO: EXT. PICNIC AREA DAY MUSIC: "Sugar Sugar" by the Archies. Bary and Vanessa are having a picnic. A MOSQUITO lands on Vanessa's leg. She SWATS it violently. Barry's head whips around, aglhast. They stare at each other awkwardly in a frozen moment, then BURST INTO HYSTERICAL LAUGHTER. Vanessa GETS UP. VANESSA You coming? BARRY Got everything? VANESSA All set. Vanessa gets into a one-man Ultra Light plane with a black and yellow paint scheme. She puts on her heImet. BARRY You go ahead, I'll catch up. VANESSA (come hither wink) Don't be too long. The Ultra Light takes off. Barry catches up. They fly sideby-side. VANESSA (CONT'D) Watch this! Vanessa does a loop, and FLIES right into the side of a mountain, BURSTING into a huge ball of flames. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 48. BARRY (yelling, anguished) Vanessa! EXT. BARRY'S PARENT'S HOUSE - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Barry's face bursting through the surface of the pool, GASPING for air, eyes opening in horror. MARTIN BENSON We're still he re, Barry. JANET BENSON I told you not to yell at him. He doesn't respond when you yell at him. MARTIN BENSON Then why are you yelling at me? JANET BENSON Because you don't listen. MARTIN BENSON I'm not liste ning to this. Barry is toweling off, putting on his sweater. BARRY Sorry Mom, I've got to go. JANET BENSON Where are you going? BARRY Nowhere. I'm meeting a friend. Barry JUMPS off the balcony and EXITS. JANET BENSON (calling after him) A girl? Is this why you can't decide? BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON I just hope she's Bee-ish. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" "STREETWALK/SUPERMARKET" EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP - DAY Vanessa FLIPS the sign to say "Sorry We Missed You", and locks the door. ANGLE ON: A POSTER on Vanessa's door for the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena. Hivo, but it's a disease. It's a horrible, horrible disease. VANESSA Oh my. They turn the corner onto a busier avenue and people start to swat at Bary. MAN Dumb be es! VANESSA You must just want to sting all those jerks. BARRY We really try not to sting. It's usually fatal for us. VANESSA So you really have to watch your temper? They ENTER a SUPERMARKET. CUT TO: INT. SUPERMARKET BARRY Oh yeah, very care fully. You kick a wall, take a walk, write an angry letter and throw it out. You work through it like any em otion-- anger, jealousy, (under his breath) lust. Barry hops on top of some cardboard boxes in the middle of an aisle. A stock boy, HECTOR, whacks him with a rolled up magazine. VANESSA (to Barry) Oh my goodness. Are you okay? "Bee Movie" - JS JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 52. BARRY I never heard of him. Why is this here? VANESSA For pe ople. We eat it. BARRY Why? (gesturing around the market) You don't have enough food of your own? VA NESSA Well yes, we-- BARRY How do you even get it? VANESSA Well, be es make i... BARRY I know who makes it! And it's hard to make it! There's Heating and Cooling, and Stirring...you needa whole Kreiman thing. VANESSA It's organic. BARRY It's our-ganic! VANESSA It's just honey, Barry. BARRY Just...what?! Bees don't know about this. This is stealing. A lot of stealing! You've taken our homes, our schools, our hospitals. This is all we have. And it's on sale? I'm going to get to the bottom of this. I'm going to get to the bottom of JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 53. SEQ. 1800 "WINDSHIELD" EXT. BACK OF SUPERMARKET LOADING DOCK LATER THAT DAY Bary disguises himself by blacking out his yellow lines with a MAGIC MARKER and putting on some war paint. He sees Hector, the stock boy, with a knife CUTTING open cardboard boxes filled with honey jars. MAN You almost done? HECTOR Almost. Barry steps in some honey, making a SNAPPING noise. Hector stops and turns. HECTOR (CONT'D) He is here. I sense it. Hector grabs his BOX CUTTER. Barry REACTS, hides himself be hind the box again. HECTOR (CONT'D) (tallking too loud, to no one in particular) Well, I guess I'll go home now, and just leave this nice EXT. TRUCK WINDSHIELD MOOSEBLOOD But don't kill no more bugs! The Mosquito is FLUNG off of the wiper. MOOSEBLOOD (CONT'D) Beeeeeeeeeeeeee! BARRY Moose blood guy! "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 57. Barry slides toward the end of the wiper, is thrown off, but he grabs the AERIAL and hangs on for dear life. Barry looks across and sees a CRICKET on another vehicle in the exact same predicament. They look at each other and SCREAM in unison. BARRY AND CRICKET Aaaaaaaaaah! ANOTHER BUG grabs onto the aerial, and screams as well. INT. TRUCK CAB- SAME TIME DRIVER You hear some thing? TRUCKER PASSENGER Like what? DRIVER Like tiny screaming. TRUCKER PASSENGER Turn off the radio. The driver reaches down and PRESSES a button, own. BARRY But what if you get in trouble? MOOSEBLOOD Trouble? You're a mosquito. You're in trouble! Nobody likes us. They're just all smacking. People see a mos quito, smack, smack! BARRY At least you're out in the world. You must meet a lot of girls. MOOSEBLOOD Mosquito girls try to trade up; get with a moth, dragonfly .. . mos quito girl don't want no mosquito. A BLOOD MOBILE pulls up alongside. MOOSEBLO0OD (CONT'D) Whoa, you have got to be kidding me. Moose blood's about to leave the building. So long bee. "Bee Movie minute, semi-automatic. Twice the nicotine, all the tar. They LAUGH again, nefariously. FREDDY (CONT'D) Couple of bre a ths of this, and it knocks them right out. They make the honey, and we make the money. BARRY"They make the honey, and we make the money?" Barry climbs onto the netting of Freddy's hat. He climbs up to the brim and looks over the edge. He sees the apiary boxes as Freddy SMOKES them. BARRY (CONT'D) Oh my. As Fre ddy turns around, Barry jumps into an open apiary box, and into an apartment. HOWARD and FRAN are just coming to from the smoking. BARRY (CONT'D) What's going on? Are you okay? HOWARD Yeah, it doesn't last too long. HE COUGHS a few times. BARRY How did you two get - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 71. INT. COURTHOUSE - CONTINUOUS Barry SHUDDERS. VANESSA What's the matter? BARRY I don't know. I just got a chill. Montgomery ENTERS. He wallks by Barry's table shaking a honey packet. MONTGOMERY Well, if it isn't the B-Team. (re: the honey packet) Any of you boys work on this? He CHUCKLES. The JUDGE ENTERS. SEQ. 3000 "WITNESSES" BAILIFF All rise! The Honorable Judge Bumbleton presiding. JUDGE (shuffling papers) Alright...Case number 4475, Superior Court of New York. Barry Bee Bens on vs. the honey industry, is now in session. Mr. Montgomery, you are repre senting the five major food companies, collective ly. ANGLE Montgomery's BRIEFCASE. It has an embossed emblem of an EAGLE, holding a gavel in one talon and a briefcase in the other. MONTGOMERYA privilege. JUDGE Mr. Benson. Barry STANDS. JUDGE (CONT'D) You are representing all bees of the world? "Bee Movie" just an ordinary bee. And as a bee, honey's pretty important to me. It's important to all be es. We JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 74. INT. COURTHOUSE - LATER BARRY So, Mr. Klauss Vanderhayden of Honey Farms. Pretty big company you have there? MR. VANDERHAYDEN I suppose so. BARRY And I see you also own HoneyBurton, and Hon- Ron. MR. VANDERHAYDEN Yes. They provide beekeepers for our farms. BARRY Beekee per. I find that to be a very disturbing term, I have to say. I don't imagine you employ any bee free-ers, do you? MR. VANDERHAYDEN No. BARRY I'm sory. I couldn't hear you. MR. VANDERHAYDEN (louder) No. BARRY No. Because you don't free bees. You keep bees. And not only that, it seems you thought a bear would be an appropriate image for a jar of honey? MR. VANDERHAYDEN Well, they're very lovable cre atures. Yogi-be ar, Fozzy-bear, Build-a-bear. BARRY Yeah, you mean like this?! Vanessa and the SUPERINTE NDANT from her building ENTER with a invented it, we make it, and we protect it with our lives. Unfortunate ly, the re are some pe ople in this room who think they can take whatever they want from us cause we're the little guys. And what I'm hoping is that after this is all over, you'll see how by taking our honey, you're not only taking away everything we have, but everything we are. ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling. ANGLE ON: The BEE GALLERY wiping tears away. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE Barry's family is watching the case on TV. JANET BENSON Oh, I wish he would dress like that all the time. So nice... CUT TO: INT. COURTROOM LATER JUDGE Call your first witness. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" Thank you. Liotta LAUGHS MANIACALLY. BARRY I also see from your resume that you're devilishly hands ome, but with a churning inner turmoil that's always ready to blow. LIOTTA I enjoy what I do. Is that a crime? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 77. BARRY Not yet it isn't. But is this what it's come to for you, Mr. Liotta? Exploiting tiny heI pless bees so you don't have to rehearse your part, and leam your lines, Sir? LIOTTA Watch it Benson, I could blow right now. BARRY This isn't a goodfella. This is a badfella! LIOTTA (exploding, trying to smash Barry with the Emmy) Why doe sn't some one just step on this little creep and we can all go home? You're all thinking it. Say it! JUDGE Order! Order in this courtroom! A MONTAGE OF NEWSPAPER HEADLINES FOLLOWS: really a special skill. KEN (to Barry) You think I don't see what you're doing? BARRY Hey look, I know how hard it is trying to find the right job. We certainly have that in common. KEN Do we? BARRY Well, bees have 100% employment, of course. But we do jobs like taking the crud out. KEN That's just what I was thinking about doing. Ken holds his table knife up. It slips out of his hand. He goes under the table to pick it up. "Bee Movie" champagne down on the table. Ken closes his eyes and buries his face in his hands. He gra bs a magazine on the way into the bathroom. SEQ. 2800- FRESHENER. KEN (CONT'D) I think something stinks in here. He sprays at Barry. BARRY I love the smell of flowers. KEN Yeah? How do you like the smell of flames? Ken lights the stream. BARRY Not as much. Barry flies in a circle. Ken, trying to stay with him, spins in place. ANGLE ON: Flames outside the bathroom door. Ken slips on the Italian Vogue, falls backward into the shower, pulling down the shower curtain. The can hits him in the head, followed by the shower curtain rod, and the rubber duck. Ken rea ches back, grabs the handheld shower head. He whips around, looking for Barry. ANGLE ON: A WATERBUG near the drain. WATERBUG Waterbug. Not taking sides. Barry is on the toilet tank. He comes out from behind a shampoo bottle, we a ring a chapstick cap as a MONTGOMERY So those aren't even your real parents! ANGLE ON: Barry's parents. MARTIN BENSON Oh, Barry. BARRY Yes they are! ADAM Hold me back! Vanessa holds him back with a COFFEE STIRRER. Montgomery points to Barry's parents. MONTGOMERY You're an illegitimate bee, aren't you Benson? ADAM He's denouncing bees! All the bees in the courtroom start to HUM. They're agitated. MONTGOMERY And don't y'all date your cousins? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 87. VANESSA (standing, letting go of Adam) Objection! Adam explodes from the table and flies towards Montgomery. ADAM I'm going to pin cushion this guy! Montgomery turns around and positions himself by the judge's bench. He sticks his butt out. Montgomery winks at his team. BARRY Adam, don't! It's what he wants! Adam shoves Bary out of the way. Adam STINGS Montgomery in the butt. The jury REACTS, aghast. MONTGOMERY Ow! I'm hit! Oh, lordy, I am hit! The judge BANGS her gavel. JUDGE Order! Order! Please, Mr. Montgomery. MONTGOMERY The venom! The venom is cours ing through my veins! I have been felled bya wing-ed beast of destruction. You see? You can't treat them like equals. They're strip-ed savages! Stinging's the only thing they know! It's their way! ANGLE ON: Adam, collapsed on the floor. Barry rushes to his side. BARRY Adam, stay with me. ADAM I can't feel my legs. Montgomery falls on the Bailiff. BAILIFF Take it easy. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 88. MONTGOMERY Oh, what angel of mercy will ADAM (pressing the button) Yeah...I blew the whole case, di dn't 1? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 89. BARRY Oh, it doesn't matter. The important thing is you're alive. You could have died. ADAM I'd be be tter off dead. Look at me. Adam THROWS the blanket off his lap, revealing a GREEN SANDWICH SWORD STINGER. ADAM (CONT'D) (voice cracking) They got it from the cafeteria, they got it from downstairs. In a tuna sandwich. Look, there's a little celery still on it. BARRY What was it like to sting someone? ADAM I can't explain it. It was all adrenaline...and then...ecstasy. Barry looks at Adam. BARRY Alright. ADAM You think that was all a trap? BARRY Of course. I'm sory. I flew us right into this. What were we thinking? Look at us, we're just a couple of bugs in this world. ADAM What do you think the humans will do to us if they win? BARRY I don't know. ADAM I hear they put the roaches in motels. That doesn't sound so bad. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 90. BARRY Adam, they check in, but they don't check out. Adam GULPS. ADAM Oh my. ANGLE ON: the hospital window. We see THREE PEOPLE smoking outside on the sidewalk. The smoke drifts in. Adam COUGHS. ADAM (CONT'D) Say, could you get a nurse to close that window? BARRY Why? ADAM The smoke. Bees don't smoke. BARRY Right. Bees don't smoke. Bees don't smoke! But some bees are smoking. Adam, that's it! That's our case. Adam starts putting his clothes on. ADAM it is? It's not over? BARRY No. Get up. Get dressed. I've got to go good time. I actually once heard a pretty funny story abouta bee-- MONTGOMERY Your Honor, haven't these ridiculous bugs taken up enough of this court's valuable time? Montgomery rolls out from behind his table. He's sus pended in a LARGE BABY CHAIR with wheels. MONTGOMERY (CONT'D) How much longer are we going to allow these absurd shenanigans to go on? They have presented no compe Illing evidence to support their charges against my clients wiho have all run perfectly legitimate businesses. I move for a complete dismissal of this entire case. JUDGE Mr. Flayman, I am afraid I am going to have to consider Mr. Montgomery's motion. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 92. ADAM But you can't. We have a terrific case. MONTGOMERY Where is your crashing to the table. He bounces right back up. VANESSA (CONT'D) Oh, sorry. BARRY Ow!! I'm okay. Vanessa, do you know what this means? All the honey is finally going to belong to the bees. Now we won't have to work so hard all the time. Montgomery approaches Barry, surrounded by the press. The cameras and microphones go to Montgomery. MONTGOMERY (waving a finger) This is an unholy perversion of the balance of nature, Benson! You'll regret this. ANGLE ON: Barry's 'deer in headlights' expre ssion, as the press pushes microphones in his face. "Bee Movie" Ralph Lauren, and I have no pants. The Press follows Barry as he EXITS. ANGLE ON: Adam and Vanessa. ADAM (putting papers away) What if Montgomery's right? VANESSA What do you mean? ADAM We've been living the bee way a long time. 27 million years. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 3600 "HONEY ROUNDUP EXT. HONEY FARMS APIARY MONTAGE SARAH (V.o) Congratulations on your victory. What are you going to demand as a settlement? BARRY (V.O) (over montage) First, we're going to demand a complete shutdown of all bee work camps. Then, we want to get back all the honey that was ours to begin with. Every last drop. We demand an end to the glorification of the bear as anything more than a filthy, smelly, big-headed, bad breath, stink-machine. "Bee prance-about stage name! CUT TO: INT. A WOMAN'S SHOWER - MONTAGE A WOMAN is taking a shower, and using honey shampoo. An ATF&H age nt pulls the shower curtain aside, and grabs her bottle of shampoo. The woman SCREAMS. The agent turns to the 3 other agents, and Barry. ANGLE ON: Bary looking at the label on the shampoo bottle, shaking his head and writing in his clipboard. CUT TO: EXT. SUPERMARKET CAFE - MONTAGE Another customer, an old lady having her tea with a little jar of honey. gets her face pushed down onto the table and turned to the side by two agents. One of the agents has a gun on her. OLD LADY Can't breathe. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK - MONTAGE An OIL DRUM of honey is connected to Barry's hive. "Bee Movie" - JS balconies of the gyms. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK ANGLE ON: THE FLOWERS starting to DROOP. CUT TO: INT. J-GATE J-Gate is deserted. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 99. EXT. NEW HIVE CITY ANGLE ON: Bees sunning them selves. A TIMER DINGS, and they all turn over. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK TIME LAPSE of Central Park turning brown. CUT TO: EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP CLOSE-UP SHOT: Vanessa writes "Sorry. No more flowers." on a "Closed" sign, an turns it facing out. CUT TO: SEQ. 3700 - "IDLE HIVE EXT. NEW HIVE CITY-DAY Barry flies at high speed. TRACKING SHOT into the hive, through the lobby of Honex, and into Adam's office. CUT TO: INT. ADAM'S OFFICE - CONTINUOUS Barry meets Adam in his office. Adam's office is in JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 100. ADAM (exiting with a cardboard box of belongings) No, they're just home. They don't know what to do. BARRY Hmmm. ADAM They're laying out, they're sleeping in. I heard your Uncle Carl was on his way to San Antonio with a cricket. BARRY At least we got our honey back. They walk through the empty factory. ADAM Yeah, but sometimes I think, so what if the humans liked our honey? Who wouldn't? It's the greatest thing in the world. I was excited to be a part So, you take away the produce, that affects the entire animal kingdom. And then, of course... BARRY The human species? VANESSA (clearing throat) Ahem! BARRY Oh. So, if there 's no more pollination, it could all just go south here, couldn't it? VANESSA And I know this is also partly my fault. Barry takes a long SlGH. BARRY How about a suicide pact? VANESSA (not sure if he's joking) How would we do it? BARRY I'll sting you, you step on me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 103. VANESSA That just kills you twice. BARRY Right, right. VANESSA Listen Barry. Sorry but I've got to get going. She EXITS. BARRY (looking out over the park) Had to open my mouth and talk... (looking back) Vanessa..? Vanessa is gone. CUT TO: SEQ. 3935 "GOING TO PASADENA" EXT. NY JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 104. BARRY (chuckling to himself) Tournament of Roses. Roses can't do sports. Wait a minute...roses. Roses? Roses!? Vanessa! Barry follows shortly after. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. Barry follows shortly after Vanessa's cab. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. marshall. BARRY You do that. This whole parade is a fiasco! She EXITS. Vanessa removes the step-ladder. The princess FALLS. Barry and Vanessa take off in the float. BARRY (CONT'D) Let's see what this baby will do. ANGLE ON: Guy with he a ds et talking to drivers. HEADSET GUY Hey! The float ZOOMS by. A young CHILD in the stands, TIMMY, cries. CUT TO: EXT. FLOAT STAGING AREA- A FEW MOMENTS LATER ANGLE ON: Vanessa putting the prince ss hat on. BARRY (V.O) Then all we do is blend in with traffic, without arousing suspicion. CUT TO: EXT. THE PARADE ROUTE - CONTINUOUS The floats go flying by the crowds. Barry and Vanessa's float CRASHES through the fence. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 109. EXT. LA FREEWAY Vanessa and Barry (0.C) Then, if we 're lucky, we'll have just enough pollen to do the job. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 4025 life raft explode d... Now one 's bald, one's in a boat, and they're both uncons cious. VANESSA Is that another bee joke? BARRY No. No one 's flying the plane. The AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER, BUD, spea ks over the radio. BUD This is JFK control tower. Flight 356, what's your status? Vanessa presses a button, and the intercom comes on. VANESSA This is Vanessa Bloome. I'm a florist from New York. BUD Whe re's the pilot? VANESSA He's unconscious and so is the copilot. BUD Not good. Is there any one onboard who has flight experience? A BEAT. BARRY As a matter of fact, there is. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 114. BUD Who's that? VANESSA Barry Benson. BUD From the honey trial? Oh great. BARRY Vanessa, this is nothing more than a big metal bee. It's got giant wings, huge engines. VANESSA I can't fly a plane. BARRY Why not? Isn't John Travolta a pilot? VANESSA Yes? BARRY How hard could it be? VANESSA Wait a minute. Barry, we're headed into some lightning. CUT TO: Vanessa shrugs, and takes the controls. SEQ. 4150-" BARRY FLIES P LANE" INT. BENSON HOUSE The family is all huddled around the TV at the Benson house. ANGLE ON: TV. Bob Bumble is broadcasting. BOB BUMBLE This is Bob Bum ble. We have some late-breaking news from JFK airport, whe re a very suspenseful scene is developing. Barry Benson, fresh off his stunning legal victory... "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 115. Adam SPRAYS a can of HONEY-WHIP into his mouth. ADAM That's Bary. BOB BUMBLE..is now attempting to land a plane, what happened? BARRY (noticing the control panel) Wait a minute. I think we were on autopilot that whole time. VANESSA That may have been helping me. BARRY And now we're not! VANESSA (V.O.) (folding her arms) Well, then it turns out I cannot fly a plane. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 118. BARRY (CONT'D) Vanessa struggles with the yoke. CUT TO: EXT. AIRP LA NE The airplane goes into a steep dive. CUT TO: SEQ. 4175 CRASH LANDING" INT. J-GATE An ALERT SIGN READING: "Hive Alert. We Need:" Then the SIGNAL goes from "Two Bees" "Some Bees" "Every Bee There Is" Lou Loduca gathers the pollen jocks at J-Gate. LOU LODUCA All of you, let's get behind this fellow. Move it out! The bees follow Lou Loduca, and EXIT J-Gate. CUT TO: INT. The pollen jocks! VANESSA They do get behind a fellow. BARRY Black and yellow. LOU LODUCA (over headset) Hello. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 121. Alright you two, what do you say we drop this tin can on the bla cktop? VANESSA What blacktop? Where? I can't see anything. Can you? BARRY No, nothing. It's all cloudy. CUT TO: EXT. RUNWAY Adam SHOUTS. ADAM Come on, you've got to think bee, Barry. Thinking bee, thinking bee. ANGLE ON: Overhe ad shot of runway. The bees are in the formation of a flower. In unison they move, causing the flower to FLASH YELLOW AND BLACK. BEES (chanting) Thinking bee, thinking bee. CUT TO: INT. COCKPIT We see through the swirling mist and clouds. A GIANT SHAPE OF A FLOWER is forming in the middle of the runway. BARRY Wait a minute. I think I'm fee ling something. VANESSA What? BARRY I don't know, but it's strong. And it's pulling me, like a 27 million year old instinct. Bring the nose of the plane down. "Bee Movie" VANESSA Cut the engines? BARRY We're going in on bee power. Ready boys? LOU LODUCA Affirmative. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 123. INT. AIRP LA NE COCKPIT BARRY Good, good, easy now. Land on that flower! Ready boys? Give me full reverse. LoU LODUCA Spin it around! The plane attempts to land on top of an "Aloha Airlines" plane with flowers painted on it. BARRY (V.O) I mean the giant black and yellow pulsating flower made of millions of bees! VANESSA Which flower? BARRY That flower! VANESSA I'm aiming at the flower! The plane goes after a FAT GUY IN A HAWAIIAN SHIRT. BARRY (V.O) That's a fat guy in a flowered shirt! The other other flower! The big one. He snaps a photo and runs away. BARRY (CONT'D) Full forward. Ready "RUNWAY SPEECH" EXT.RUNWAY - CONTINUOUS The INFLATA BLE SLIDES pop out the side of the plane. The passengers escape. Barry and Vanessa slide down out of the cockpit. Barry and Vanessa exhale a huge breath. VANESSA Barry, we did it. You taught me how to fly. Vanessa raises her hand up for a high five. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 125. BARRY Yes. No high five. VANESSA Right. ADAM Bary, it worke d. Did you see the giant flower? BARRY What giant flowe r? Where? Of course I saw the flower! That was genius, man. Genius! ADAM Thank you. BARRY But we 're not done yet. Barry flies up to the wing of the plane, and addresses the bee crowd. BARRY (CONT'D) Listen everyone. This runway is Law". "Bee Movie" them anywhere. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 129. BARRY Not a problem, Vannie. Just leave it to me. Vanessa turns back to deal with a customer. VANESSA You're a life-saver, Barry. (to the next customer) Can I help who's next? Who's next? ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling back at Barry. Barry smiles too, then snaps himself out of it. BARRY (speaks into his antennae) Alright. Scramble jocks, it's time to fly! VANESSA Thank you, Barry! EXT. FLOWER SHOP - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Ken and Andy walking down the street. KEN (noticing the new sign) Augh! What in the world? It's that bee again! ANDY (guiding Ken prote ctive ly) Let it go, Kenny. KEN That bee is living my life! When will this nightmare end? ANDY Let it all go. They don't break stride. ANGLE ON: Camera in front of Barry as he flies out the door and up into the sky. Pollen jocks fold in formation behind him as they zoom into the park. BARRY (to Splitz) Beautiful day to fly. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 130. JACKSON Sure is. BARRY Between you and me, I was dying to get out of that office. FADE OUT: "Bee Movie" Zoom in, you can trust me
 birds flying: top off a CONTA INER OF HONEY, and puts some honey into his hair. He squirts some in his mouth and gargles. Then he takes the lid off the bottle, and rolls some on like deodorant. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE KITCHEN -CONTINUOUS Barry's mother, JANET BENSON, yells up at Bary. JANET BENSON Barry, breakfast is ready! CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 2. BARRY Sorry, I'm excite d. Barry's father, MARTIN BENSON, ENTERS. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEADLINE, "Queen gives birth to thousandtuple ts: Resting Com forta bly." MARTIN BENSON Here's the gra duate. We're very proud of you,
 Son. And a perfect report card, all B's. JANET BENSON (mushing Barry's hair) Very proud. BARRY Ma! I've got a thing going here. Barry re-adjusts his hair, starts to leave. JANET BENSON You've got some lint on your fuzz. She picks it off. BARRY Ow, that's me! MARTIN BENSON Wave to us. We'll be in row 118,000. Barry zips off. BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON Barry, I told you, stop flying in the house! CUT TO: SEQ. 750 DRIVING TOo GRADUATION EXT. BEE SUBURB - MORNING A GARAGE DOOR OPENS. Barry drives out in his CAR. "Bee Movie"
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 3. ANGLE ON: Barry's friend, ADAM FLAYMAN, standing by the curb. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEAD LINE: "Frisbee Hits Hive: Internet Down. Bee-stander: "I heard a sound, and next thing I
 going to his fune ra l? BARRY No, I'm not going to his funeral. Everybody knows you sting some one you die, you don't waste it on a squirre I. He was such a hot head. ADAM Yeah, I uess he could've just gotten out of the way. The DRIVE through a loop de loop. BARRY AND ADAM Whoa...Whooo...wheee!! ADAM I love this incorporating the amusement park right into our regular day. BARRY I guess that's why they say we don't need vacations. CUT TO: SEQ. 95 - GRADUATION EXT. GRADUATION CEREMONY - CONTINUOUS Barry and Adam come to a stop. They exit the car, and fly over the crowd to their seats. * BARRY * (re: graduation ceremony) * Boy, quite a bit of pomp..under * the circumstance s. * They land in the ir seats. BARRY (CONT'D) Well Adam, to day we are
 men. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 5. ADAM We are. BARRY Bee-meh. ADAM Amen! BARRY Hallelujah. Barry hits Adam's fore he ad. Adam goes into the rapture. An announce ment comes over the PA. ANNOUNCER (V.O) Students, faculty, distinguished bees...please welcome, Dean Buzzwe Il. ANGLE ON: DEAN BUZZWELL steps up to the podium. The podium has a sign that reads: "Welcome Graduating Class of:", with train-station style flipping numbers after it. BUZZWELL Welcome New Hive City graduating class of... The numbers on the podium change to 9:15. BUZZWE LL (CONT'D)9:15. (he clears his throat) And that concludes our graduation ceremonies. And begins your career at Honex Industries. BARRY Are we going to pick our job today? ADAM I heard
 it's just orientation. The rows of chairs change in transformer-like mechanical motion to Universal Studios type tour trams. Buzzwell walks off stage. BARRY (re: trams) Whoa, heads up! Here we go. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 6. SEQ. 125 - "FACTORY FEMALE VOICE (V.O) Keep your hands and antennas inside the tram at all times. (in Spanish) Dejen las manos y antennas adentro del tram a todos tiempos. BARRY I wonder what it's going to be like? ADAM A little scary. Barry shakes Adam. BARRY AND ADAM AAHHHH! The tram passes under SIGNS READING: "Honex: A Division of Honesco: A Part of the Hexagon Group." TRUDY Welcome to Honex, a division of Honesco, and a part of the Hexagon group. BARRY This is it! The Honex doors OPEN, revealing
 is? BARRY Yes, we're all cousins. ADAM Right. You're right. TRUDY At Honex, we also constantly strive to improve every aspect of bee existence. The se bees are stress testing a new helmet technology. ANGLE ON: A STUNT BEE in a HELMET getting hit with a NEWSPAPER, then a SHOE, then a FLYSWATTE R. He ge ts up, and gives a "thumb's up". The graduate bees APPLAUD. ADAM (re: stunt bee) What do you think he makes? BARRY Not enough. TRUDY And here we have our latest advancement, the Kre Iman. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 8. BARRY Wow, what does that do? TRUDY Catches that little strand of honey that hangs after you pour it. Saves us millions. ANGLE ON: The Krelman machine. Bees with hand-shaped hats on, rotating around a wheel to
 catch drips of honey. Adam's hand shoots up. ADAM Can any one work on the Kreiman? TRUDY Of course. Most bee jobs are small ones. But bees know that every small job, if it's done well, means a lot. There are over 3000 diffe rent bee occupations. But choose carefully. because you'll stay in the job that you pick for the rest of your life. The be es CHEER. ANGLE ON: Barry's smile dropping slightly. BARRY The same job for the rest of your life? I didn't know that. ADAM What's the difference? TRUDY And you'll be happy to know that bees as a species haven't had one day off in 27 million years. BARRY So you'll just work us to death? TRUDY (laughing) We'll sure try. Everyone LAUGHS except Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 9. The tram
 drops downa log-flume
 READING: "Bee Goes Berserk: Stings Seven Then Self." ANGLE ON: A BEE filling his car's gas tank from a honey pump. He fills his car some, then takes a swig for himself. NEWSPAPER BEE (to the bee guzzling gas) Hey! Barry and Adam be gin to cross the street. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 10. BARRY Yeah but Adam, did you ever think that maybe things work a little too well around here? They stop in the middle of the stre et. The traffic moves perfectly around them. ADAM Like what? Give me one example. BARRY (thinks)...I don't know. But you know what I'm talking about. They walk off. SEQ. 400 - "MEET THE JOCKS" SFX: The SOUND of Pollen Jocks. PAN DOWN from the Honex statue. J-GATE ANNOUNCER Please clear the gate. Royal Nectar Force on
 approach. Royal Nectar Force on approach. BARRY Wait a second. Check it out. Hey, hey, those are Pollen jocks. ADAM Wow. FOUR PATROL BEES FLY in through the hive's giant Gothic entrance. The Patrol Bees are wearing fighter pilot helmets with black visors. ADAM (CONT'D) I've never seen them this close. BARRY They know what it's like to go outside the hive. ADAM Yeah, but some of them don't come back. "Bee Movie" - JSs REVISIONS 8/13/07 11. The ne ctar from the pollen jocks is removed from the ir backpacks, and loaded into trucks on the ir way to Honex. A SMALL CROWD forms around the Patrol Bees. Each one has a PIT CREW that takes the ir nectar. Lou Loduca hurries a pit crew along: LOU LODUCA You guys did great! You're mons ters. You're sky freaks!I
 love it! I love it! SCHOOL GIRLS are jumping up and down and squealing nearby. BARRY I wonder whe re those guys haue just been? ADAM I don't know. BARRY Their day's not planne d. Outside the hive, flying wvho- knows - whe re, doing who-lknows - what. ADAM You can't just decide one day to be a Pollen Jock. You have to be bred for that. BARRY Right. Pollen Jocks cross in close proximity to Barry and Adam. Some pollen falls off, onto Barry and Adam. BARRY (CONT'D) Look at that. That's m ore pollen than you and I will ever see in a life time. ADAM (playing with the pollen) It's just a status sym bol. I think bees make too biga deal out of it. BARRY Perha ps, unless you're wearing it, and the ladies see you wearing it. ANGLE ON: Two girl bees. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS
 on the balcony alone, looking out over the city. Martin Benson ENTERS, snea ks up behind Barry and gooses him in his ribs. MARTIN BENSON Honex! BARRY Oh, Dad. You surprised me. MARTIN BENSON (laughing) Have you decided what you're interested in, Son? BARRY Well, there's a lot of choices. MARTIN BENSON But you only get one. Martin LAUGHS. BARRY Dad, do you ever get bored doing the same job every day? MARTIN BENSON Son, let me tell you som e thing about stirring. (making the stirring motion) You grab that stick and you just move it around, and you stir it around. You get yourse lf into a rhythm, it's a beautiful thing. BARRY You know dad, the more I think about it, maybe the honey field just isn't right for me. MARTIN BENSON And you were thinking
 Another BEE APPLICANT, SANDY SHRIMPKIN is EXITING. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Is it still available? BUZZWELL Hang on. (he looks at changing numbers on the board) Two left. And...one of them's yours. Congratulations Son, step to the side please. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 17. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Yeah! ADAM (to Sandy, leaving) What did you get? SANDY SHRIMPKIN Picking the crud out. That is stellar! ADAM Wow. BUZZWELL (to Adam and Barry) Couple of newbies? ADAM Yes Sir. Our first day. We are ready. BUZZWELL Well, step up and make your choice. ANGLE ON: A CHART listing the different sectors of Honex. Heating, Cooling, Viscosity, Krelman, Pollen Counting, Stunt Bee, Pouring, Stirrer, Humming, Regurgitating, Front Desk, Hair Removal,
 (CONT'D) Oh, I'm sorry. The KRrelman just closed out. ADAM Oh! He takes the hat off Adam. BUZZWELL Wax Monkey's always open. The Krelman goes from "Closed" to "Open". BUZZWELL (CONT'D) And the KreIman just opened up again. ADAM What happe ne d? BUZWELL Well, whe never a bee dies, that's an opening. (pointing at the board) See that? He's dead, dead, another dead one, deady, deadified, two more de a d. Dead from the neck up, dead from the ne ck down. But, that's life. ANGLE ON: Barry's disturbed expre ssion. ADAM (feeling pressure to decide) Oh, this is so hard. Heating, cooling, stunt bee, pourer, stirrer, humming, inspector no. 7, lint coordinator, stripe supervisor, antenna-ball polisher, mite wrangler-- Bary. Barry, what do you think I should- - Barry?
 (V.o) You're cra - - Barry HANGS UR ANGLE ON: Lou Loduca. LOU LODUCA If anyone's feeling brave, there's a Korean Deli on 83rd that gets their roses today. BARRY (timidly) Hey guys. BUZZ Well, look at that. SPLITZ Isn't that the kid we saw yesterday? LOU LODUCA (to Barry) Hold it son, flight deck's restricted. JACKSON It's olkay Lou, we're going to take him
 bears, and bats. "Bee Movie"
 FLIPS their goggles down. Pit crew bees CRANK their wings, and remove the starting blocks. We hear loud HUMMING. "Bee Movie- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 22. LOU LODUCA (CONT' D) LOU LODUCA (CONT'D) Pound those petunia's, you striped stem-suckers! All of you, drain those flowe rs! A FLIGHT DECK GUY in de ep crouch hand-signals them out the archway as the backwash from the bee wings FLUTTERS his jump suit. Barry follows everyone. SEQ. 800
 Splitz and Jacks on CHUCKLE. LOU LODUCA Really? Feeling lucky, are ya? A YOUNGER SMA LLE R BEE THAN BARRY. CHET, runs up with a release waiver for Bary to sign. CHET Sign here. Here. Just initial that. Thank you. LOU LODUCA Okay. you got a rain advisory today and as you all know, bees cannot fly in rain. So be careful. As always, (reading off clipboard) watch your brooms, hockey sticks, dogs, birds
 "FLYING WITH THE JOCKS" The bees climb above tree tops in formation. Barry is euphoric. BARRY Whoa! I'm out! I can't believe I'm out! So blue. Ha ha ha! (a beat) I feel so fast...and free. (re: kites in the sky) Box kite! Wow! They fly by several bicyclists, and approach a patch of flowers. BARRY (CONT'D) Flowers!
 Coming in at you like a missile! Ken HITS the ball back. Bary feels the g-forces. ANGLE ON The Pollen Jocks watching Barry pass by the m in SLOW MOTION. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 26. BARRY (in slow motion) Help me! JACKSON You know, I don't think these are flowers. SPLITZ Should we tell him? JACKSON I think he knows. BARRY (O.S) What is this?! Vanessa HITS a higlh arcing lob. Ken waits, poised for the return. We see Bary having trouble mane uve ring the ball from fatigue. KEN (overly confident) Match point! ANGLE ON: Ken running up. He has a killer look in his eyes. He's going to hit the ultimate overhe ad smash. KEN (CONT'D) You can just start packing up Honey, because I believe you're about to eat it! ANGLE ON: Pollen Jocks. JACKSON
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 27. BARRY Yowser!!! SEQ. 1000-
 grasshopper) Eww, gross. CUT TO: INT CAR - CONTINUOUS The car is packed with a typical suburban family: MOTHER, FATHER, eight-year old BOY, LITTLE GIRL in a car seat and a GRANDMOTHER. A big slobbery DOG is behind a grate. Bary pops into the passenger compartment, hitting the Mother's magazine. MOTHER There's a bee in the car! They all notice the bee and start SCREAMING. BARRY Aaahhhh! Barry tum bles around the car. We see the faces from his POV. MOTHER Do something! "Bee Movie"
 starts to RAIN. He nimbly avoids the rain at first. BARRY (CONT'D) Whoa. Whoa! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in- A couple of drops hit him, his wings go limp and he starts falling. BARRY (CONT'D) Mayday! May day! Bee going down! Barry sees a window le dge and aims for it and just makes it. Shivering and exhausted, he crawls into an open window as it CLOSES. SEQ. 1100 - "VANESSA SAVES BARRY
 INT. VANESSA'S APARTMENT -CONTINUOUS Inside the window, Barry SHAKES off the rain like a dog. Vanessa, Ken, Andy, and Anna ENTER the apartment. VANESSA Ken, can you close the window please? KEN Huh? Oh. (to Andy) Hey, check out my new resume. I made it into a fold-out brochure. You see? it folds out. Ken holds up his brochure, with photos
 know what? I pre dicted global warming. I could feel it getting hotter. At first I thought it was just me. Bary's POV: Giant human mouth opening. KEN (CONT'D) Wait! Stop! Beeeeeee! ANNA Kill it! Kill it! They all JUMP up from their chairs. Andy looks around for something to use. Ken comes in for the kill with a big TIMBERLAND BOOT on each hand. KEN Stand back. These are winter boots. Vanessa ENTERS, and stops Ken from squashing Barry. VANESSA (grabs Ken's arm) Wait. Don't kill him. CLOSE UP: on Barry's puzzled face. KEN You know I'm allergic to them. This thing could kill me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 32. VANESSA Why does his life have any less value than yours? She takes a GLASS TUMBLER and places it over Barry. KEN Why does his life have
 Movie"- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 33. EXT. WINDOWSILL CONTINUOUS Bary stares over the window frame. He can't believe what's just happened. It is still RAINING. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1200 "BARRY SPEAKS" EXT. WINDOWSILL - LATER Barry is still staring through the window. Inside, everyone's saying their good-byes. KEN Vanessa, next we e k? Yogurt night? VANESSA Uh, yeah sure Ken. You know, whatever. KEN You can put carob chips on the re. VANESSA Good night. KEN (as he exits) Supposed to be less calories, or something. VANESSA Bye. She shuts the door. Vanessa starts cleaning up. BARRY I've got to say sometlhing. She saved my life. I've got to say something. Alright, he re it goes. Barry flies in. "Bee Movie"
 APARTMENT- CONTINUOUS Barry hides himself on different PRODUCTS placed along
 VANESSA You're talking, BARRY Yes, I know, I know. VANESSA You're talking. BARRY I know, I'm sony. I'm so sorry. VANESSA It's okay. It's fine. It's just, I know I'm dreaming, but I don't recall going to bed. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 35. BARRY Well, you know I'm sure this is very disconcerting. VANESSA Well yeah. I mean this is a bit of a surprise to me. I mean...you're a bee. BARRY Yealh, I am a bee, and you know I'm not supposed to be doing this, but they were all trying to kill me and if it wasn't for you...I mean, I had to thank you. It's just the way I was raised. Vanessa intentionally JABS her hand with a FORK. VANESSA O w! BARRY That was a little we ird. VANESSA (to herself) I'm talking to a bee. BARRY Yealh. VANESSA I'm talking to a be e. BARRY
 BARRY Really? VANESSA It's just coffee. BARRY I hate to impose. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 37. VANESSA Don't be ridiculous. BARRY Actually, I would love a cup. VANESSA Hey. you want a little rum cake? BARRY I really shouldn't. VANESSA Have a little rum cake. BARRY No, no, no, I can't. VANESSA Oh, come on. BARRY You know, I'm trying to lose a couple micrograms he re. VANESSA Where? BARRY Well... These stripes don't help. VANESSA You look great. BARRY I don't know if you know anything about fashion. Vanessa starts POURING the coffee through an imaginary cup and directly onto the floor. BARRY (CONT'D) A re you alright? VANESSA No. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1300 "ROOFTOP COFFEE" "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 38. EXT.
 for the hive, but I can't do it the way they want. VANESSA I know how you feel. BARRY You do? VANESSA Sure, my parents wanted me to be a lawyer or doctor, but I wanted to be a florist. BARRY Really? VANESSA My only interest is flowers. BARRY Our new queen was just elected with that same campaign slogan. VANESSA Oh. BARRY Anyway, see there's my hive, right there. You can see it. VANESSA Oh, you're in Sheep Meadow. BARRY (excite d) Yes! You know the turtle pond? VANESSA Yes? BARRY I'm right off of that. VANESSA Oh, no way. I know that area. Do you know I lost a toe-ring there once? BARRY Really? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 40. VANESSA Yes. BARRY Why do girls put rings on their toes? VANESSA Why not? BARRY I don't know. It's like
 putting a hat on your knee. VANESSA Really? Okay. A JANITOR in the background changes a LIGHTBULB. To him, it appe ars that Vanessa is talking to an imaginary friend. JANITOR You all right, ma'am? VANESSA Oh, yeah, fine. Just having two cups of coffee. BARRY Anyway, this has been great. (wiping his mouth) Thanks for the coffee. Barry gazes at Vanessa. VANESSA Oh yeah, it's no trouble. BARRY Sorry I couldn't finish it. Vanessa giggles. BARRY (CONT'D) (re: coffee) If I did, l'd be up the rest of my life. Ummm. Can I take a piece of this with me? VANESSA Sure. Here, have a crumb. She takes a CRUMB from the plate and hands it to Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 41. BARRY (a little dreamy) Oh, thanks. VANESSA Yeah. The re is an awkward pause.
 COAT BEE 2 Well, he's all set to go, we may as well try it. (into the mic) Okay Dave, pull the chute. The test bee opens his parachute. He's instantly blown against the rear wall. Adam and Barry ENTER. ADAM Sounds amazing. BARRY Oh, it was amazing. It was the scariest, Ihappiest moment of my life. ADAM Humans! Humans! I can't believe you were with humans! Giant scary humans! What we re they like? BARRY Huge and crazy. They talk crazy, they eat crazy giant things. They drive around real crazy. ADAM And do they try and kill you like on TV? BARRY Some of them. But some of the m don't. ADAM How'd you get back? BARRY Poodle. ADAM Look, you did it. And I'm glad. You saw whatever you wanted to see out there, you had your "experience", and now
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 43. ANGLE ON: LAB BEES examining a CANDY CORN through a micros cope. BARRY Well... ADAM Well? BARRY Well, I met some one . ADAM You met some one? Was she Bee-ish? BARRY Mmm. ADAM Not a WASP? Your parents will kill you. BARRY No, no, no, not a wasp. ADAM Spider? BARRY You know, I'm not attracted to the spiders. I know to everyone else it's like the hottest thing with the eight legs and all. I can't get by that face. Barry makes a spider face. ADAM So, who is she? BARRY She 's a human. ADAM Oh no, no, no, no. That didn't happen. You didn't do that. That is a bee law. You wouldn't break a bee law. BARRY Her name's Vanessa. "Bee
 JANET BENSON Would it kill you to just make a little honey? Barry ROLLS off the raft and SINKS to the bottom of the pool. We hear his parents MUFFLE D VOICES from above the surface. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 47. JANET BENSON (CONT'D) (muffled) Barry, come out from under there. Your father's talking to you. Martin, would you talk to him? MARTIN BENSON Barry, I'm talking to you. DISSOLVE TO: EXT. PICNIC AREA DAY MUSIC: "Sugar Sugar" by the Archies. Bary and Vanessa are having a picnic. A MOSQUITO lands on Vanessa's leg. She SWATS it violently. Barry's head whips around, aglhast. They stare at each other awkwardly in a frozen moment, then BURST INTO HYSTERICAL LAUGHTER. Vanessa GETS UP. VANESSA You coming? BARRY Got
 everything? VANESSA All set. Vanessa gets into a one-man Ultra Light plane with a black and yellow paint scheme. She puts on her heImet. BARRY You go ahead, I'll catch up. VANESSA (come hither wink) Don't be too long. The Ultra Light takes off. Barry catches up. They fly sideby-side. VANESSA (CONT'D) Watch this! Vanessa does a loop, and FLIES right into the side of a mountain, BURSTING into a huge ball of flames. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 48. BARRY (yelling, anguished) Vanessa! EXT. BARRY'S PARENT'S HOUSE - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Barry's face bursting through the surface of the pool, GASPING for air, eyes opening in horror. MARTIN BENSON We're still he re, Barry. JANET BENSON I told you not to yell at him. He doesn't respond when you
 yell at him. MARTIN BENSON Then why are you yelling at me? JANET BENSON Because you don't listen. MARTIN BENSON I'm not liste ning to this. Barry is toweling off, putting on his sweater. BARRY Sorry Mom, I've got to go. JANET BENSON Where are you going? BARRY Nowhere. I'm meeting a friend. Barry JUMPS off the balcony and EXITS. JANET BENSON (calling after him) A girl? Is this why you can't decide? BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON I just hope she's Bee-ish. CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 "STREETWALK/SUPERMARKET" EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP - DAY Vanessa FLIPS the sign to say "Sorry We Missed You", and locks the door. ANGLE ON: A POSTER on Vanessa's door for the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena.
 Hivo, but it's a disease. It's a horrible, horrible disease. VANESSA Oh my. They turn the corner onto a busier avenue and people start to swat at Bary. MAN Dumb be es! VANESSA You must just want to sting all those jerks. BARRY We really try not to sting. It's usually fatal for us. VANESSA So you really have to watch your temper? They ENTER a SUPERMARKET. CUT TO: INT. SUPERMARKET BARRY Oh yeah, very care fully. You kick a wall, take a walk, write an angry letter and throw it out. You work through it like any em otion-- anger, jealousy, (under his breath) lust. Barry hops on top of some cardboard boxes in the middle of an aisle. A stock boy, HECTOR, whacks him with a rolled up magazine. VANESSA (to Barry) Oh my goodness. Are you okay? "Bee Movie" - JS
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 52. BARRY I never heard of him. Why is this here? VANESSA For pe ople. We eat it. BARRY Why? (gesturing around the market) You don't have enough food of your own? VA NESSA Well yes, we-- BARRY How do you even get it? VANESSA Well, be es make i... BARRY I know who makes it! And it's hard to make it! There's Heating and Cooling, and Stirring...you needa whole Kreiman thing. VANESSA It's organic. BARRY It's our-ganic! VANESSA It's just honey, Barry. BARRY Just...what?! Bees don't know about this. This is stealing. A lot of stealing! You've taken our homes, our schools, our hospitals. This is all we have. And it's on sale? I'm going to get to the bottom of this. I'm going to get to the bottom of
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 53. SEQ. 1800 "WINDSHIELD" EXT. BACK OF SUPERMARKET LOADING DOCK LATER THAT DAY Bary disguises himself by blacking out his yellow lines with a MAGIC MARKER and putting on some war paint. He sees Hector, the stock boy, with a knife CUTTING open cardboard boxes filled with honey jars. MAN You almost done? HECTOR Almost. Barry steps in some honey, making a SNAPPING noise. Hector stops and turns. HECTOR (CONT'D) He is here. I sense it. Hector grabs his BOX CUTTER. Barry REACTS, hides himself be hind the box again. HECTOR (CONT'D) (tallking too loud, to no one in particular) Well, I guess I'll go home now, and just leave this nice
 EXT. TRUCK WINDSHIELD MOOSEBLOOD But don't kill no more bugs! The Mosquito is FLUNG off of the wiper. MOOSEBLOOD (CONT'D) Beeeeeeeeeeeeee! BARRY Moose blood guy! "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 57. Barry slides toward the end of the wiper, is thrown off, but he grabs the AERIAL and hangs on for dear life. Barry looks across and sees a CRICKET on another vehicle in the exact same predicament. They look at each other and SCREAM in unison. BARRY AND CRICKET Aaaaaaaaaah! ANOTHER BUG grabs onto the aerial, and screams as well. INT. TRUCK CAB- SAME TIME DRIVER You hear some thing? TRUCKER PASSENGER Like what? DRIVER Like tiny screaming. TRUCKER PASSENGER Turn off the radio. The driver reaches down and PRESSES a button,
 own. BARRY But what if you get in trouble? MOOSEBLOOD Trouble? You're a mosquito. You're in trouble! Nobody likes us. They're just all smacking. People see a mos quito, smack, smack! BARRY At least you're out in the world. You must meet a lot of girls. MOOSEBLOOD Mosquito girls try to trade up; get with a moth, dragonfly .. . mos quito girl don't want no mosquito. A BLOOD MOBILE pulls up alongside. MOOSEBLO0OD (CONT'D) Whoa, you have got to be kidding me. Moose blood's about to leave the building. So long bee. "Bee Movie
 minute, semi-automatic. Twice the nicotine, all the tar. They LAUGH again, nefariously. FREDDY (CONT'D) Couple of bre a ths of this, and it knocks them right out. They make the honey, and we make the money. BARRY"They make the honey, and we make the money?" Barry climbs onto the netting of Freddy's hat. He climbs up to the brim and looks over the edge. He sees the apiary boxes as Freddy SMOKES them. BARRY (CONT'D) Oh my. As Fre ddy turns around, Barry jumps into an open apiary box, and into an apartment. HOWARD and FRAN are just coming to from the smoking. BARRY (CONT'D) What's going on? Are you okay? HOWARD Yeah, it doesn't last too long. HE COUGHS a few times. BARRY How did you two get
 - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 71. INT. COURTHOUSE - CONTINUOUS Barry SHUDDERS. VANESSA What's the matter? BARRY I don't know. I just got a chill. Montgomery ENTERS. He wallks by Barry's table shaking a honey packet. MONTGOMERY Well, if it isn't the B-Team. (re: the honey packet) Any of you boys work on this? He CHUCKLES. The JUDGE ENTERS. SEQ. 3000 "WITNESSES" BAILIFF All rise! The Honorable Judge Bumbleton presiding. JUDGE (shuffling papers) Alright...Case number 4475, Superior Court of New York. Barry Bee Bens on vs. the honey industry, is now in session. Mr. Montgomery, you are repre senting the five major food companies, collective ly. ANGLE
 Montgomery's BRIEFCASE. It has an embossed emblem of an EAGLE, holding a gavel in one talon
 and a briefcase in the other. MONTGOMERYA privilege. JUDGE Mr. Benson. Barry STANDS. JUDGE (CONT'D) You are representing all bees of the world? "Bee Movie"
 just an ordinary bee. And as a bee, honey's pretty important to me. It's important to all be es. We
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 74. INT. COURTHOUSE - LATER BARRY So, Mr. Klauss Vanderhayden of Honey Farms. Pretty
 big company you have there? MR. VANDERHAYDEN I suppose so. BARRY And I see you also own HoneyBurton, and Hon- Ron. MR. VANDERHAYDEN Yes. They provide beekeepers for our farms. BARRY Beekee per. I find that to be a very disturbing term, I have to say. I don't imagine you employ any bee free-ers, do you? MR. VANDERHAYDEN No. BARRY I'm sory. I couldn't hear you. MR. VANDERHAYDEN (louder) No. BARRY No. Because you don't free bees. You keep bees. And not only that, it seems you thought a bear would be an appropriate image for a jar of honey? MR. VANDERHAYDEN Well, they're very lovable cre atures. Yogi-be ar, Fozzy-bear, Build-a-bear. BARRY Yeah, you mean like this?! Vanessa and the SUPERINTE NDANT from her building ENTER with a
 invented it, we make it, and we protect it with our lives. Unfortunate ly, the re are some pe ople in this room who think they can take whatever they want from us cause we're the little guys. And what I'm hoping is that after this is all over, you'll see how by taking our honey, you're not only taking away everything we have, but everything we are. ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling. ANGLE ON: The BEE GALLERY wiping tears away. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE Barry's family is watching the case on TV. JANET BENSON Oh, I wish he would dress like that all the time. So nice... CUT TO: INT. COURTROOM LATER JUDGE Call your first witness. CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 Thank you. Liotta LAUGHS MANIACALLY. BARRY I also see from your resume that you're devilishly hands ome, but with a churning inner turmoil that's always ready to blow. LIOTTA I enjoy what I do. Is that a crime? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 77. BARRY Not yet it isn't. But is this what it's come to for you, Mr. Liotta? Exploiting tiny heI pless bees so you don't have to rehearse your part, and leam your lines, Sir? LIOTTA Watch it Benson, I could blow right now. BARRY This isn't a goodfella. This is a badfella! LIOTTA (exploding, trying to smash Barry with the Emmy) Why doe sn't some one just step on this little creep and we can all go home? You're all thinking it. Say it! JUDGE Order! Order in this courtroom! A MONTAGE OF NEWSPAPER HEADLINES FOLLOWS:
 really a special skill. KEN (to Barry) You think I don't see what you're doing? BARRY Hey look, I know how hard it is trying to find the right job. We certainly have that in common. KEN Do we? BARRY Well, bees have 100% employment, of course. But we do jobs like taking the crud out. KEN That's just what I was thinking about doing. Ken holds his table knife up. It slips out of his hand. He goes under the table to pick it up. "Bee Movie"
 champagne down on the table. Ken closes his eyes and buries his face in his hands. He gra bs a magazine on the way into the bathroom. SEQ. 2800-
 FRESHENER. KEN (CONT'D) I think something stinks in here. He sprays at Barry. BARRY I love the smell of flowers. KEN Yeah? How do you like the smell of flames? Ken lights the stream. BARRY Not as much. Barry flies in a circle. Ken, trying to stay with him, spins in place. ANGLE ON: Flames outside the bathroom door. Ken slips on the Italian Vogue, falls backward into the shower, pulling down the shower curtain. The can hits him in the head, followed by the shower curtain rod, and the rubber duck. Ken rea ches back, grabs the handheld shower head. He whips around, looking for Barry. ANGLE ON: A WATERBUG near the drain. WATERBUG Waterbug. Not taking sides. Barry is on the toilet tank. He comes out from behind a shampoo bottle, we a ring a chapstick cap as a
 MONTGOMERY So those aren't even your real parents! ANGLE ON: Barry's parents. MARTIN BENSON Oh, Barry. BARRY Yes they are! ADAM Hold me back! Vanessa holds him back with a COFFEE STIRRER. Montgomery points to Barry's parents. MONTGOMERY You're an illegitimate bee, aren't you Benson? ADAM He's denouncing bees! All the bees in the courtroom start to HUM. They're agitated. MONTGOMERY And don't y'all date your cousins? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 87. VANESSA (standing, letting go of Adam) Objection! Adam explodes from the table and flies towards Montgomery. ADAM I'm going to pin cushion this guy! Montgomery turns around and positions himself by the judge's bench. He sticks his butt out. Montgomery winks at his team.
 BARRY Adam, don't! It's what he wants! Adam shoves Bary out of the way. Adam STINGS Montgomery in the butt. The jury REACTS, aghast. MONTGOMERY Ow! I'm hit! Oh, lordy, I am hit! The judge BANGS her gavel. JUDGE Order! Order! Please, Mr. Montgomery. MONTGOMERY The venom! The venom is cours ing through my veins! I have been felled bya wing-ed beast of destruction. You see? You can't treat them like equals. They're strip-ed savages! Stinging's the only thing they know! It's their way! ANGLE ON: Adam, collapsed on the floor. Barry rushes to his side. BARRY Adam, stay with me. ADAM I can't feel my legs. Montgomery falls on the Bailiff. BAILIFF Take it easy. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 88. MONTGOMERY Oh, what angel of mercy will
 ADAM (pressing the button) Yeah...I blew the whole case, di dn't 1? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 89. BARRY Oh, it doesn't matter. The important thing is you're alive. You could have died. ADAM I'd be be tter off dead. Look at me. Adam THROWS the blanket off his lap, revealing a GREEN SANDWICH SWORD STINGER. ADAM (CONT'D) (voice cracking) They got it from the cafeteria, they got it from downstairs. In a tuna sandwich. Look, there's a little celery still on it. BARRY What was it like to sting someone? ADAM I can't explain it. It was all adrenaline...and then...ecstasy. Barry looks at Adam. BARRY Alright. ADAM You think that was all a trap? BARRY Of course. I'm sory. I flew us right into this. What were we thinking? Look at us, we're just a couple of bugs
 in this world. ADAM What do you think the humans will do to us if they win? BARRY I don't know. ADAM I hear they put the roaches in motels. That doesn't sound so bad. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 90. BARRY Adam, they check in, but they don't check out. Adam GULPS. ADAM Oh my. ANGLE ON: the hospital window. We see THREE PEOPLE smoking outside on the sidewalk. The smoke drifts in. Adam COUGHS. ADAM (CONT'D) Say, could you get a nurse to close that window? BARRY Why? ADAM The smoke. Bees don't smoke. BARRY Right. Bees don't smoke. Bees don't smoke! But some bees are smoking. Adam, that's it! That's our case. Adam starts putting his clothes on. ADAM it is? It's not over? BARRY No. Get up. Get dressed. I've got to go
 good time. I actually once heard a pretty funny story abouta bee-- MONTGOMERY Your Honor, haven't these ridiculous bugs taken up enough of this court's valuable time? Montgomery rolls out from behind his table. He's sus pended in a LARGE BABY CHAIR with wheels. MONTGOMERY (CONT'D) How much longer are we going to allow these absurd shenanigans to go on? They have presented no compe Illing evidence to support their charges against my clients wiho have all run perfectly legitimate businesses. I move for a complete dismissal of this entire case. JUDGE Mr. Flayman, I am afraid I am going to have to consider Mr. Montgomery's motion. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 92. ADAM But you can't. We have a terrific case. MONTGOMERY Where is your
 crashing to the table. He bounces right back up. VANESSA (CONT'D) Oh, sorry. BARRY Ow!! I'm okay. Vanessa, do you know what this means? All the honey is finally going to belong to the bees. Now we won't have to work so hard all the time. Montgomery approaches Barry, surrounded by the press. The cameras and microphones go to Montgomery. MONTGOMERY (waving a finger) This is an unholy perversion of the balance of nature, Benson! You'll regret this. ANGLE ON: Barry's 'deer in headlights' expre ssion, as the press pushes microphones in his face. "Bee Movie"
 Ralph Lauren, and I have no pants. The Press follows Barry as he EXITS. ANGLE ON: Adam and Vanessa. ADAM (putting papers away) What if Montgomery's right? VANESSA What do you mean? ADAM We've been living the bee way a long time. 27 million years. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 3600
 "HONEY ROUNDUP EXT. HONEY FARMS APIARY MONTAGE SARAH (V.o) Congratulations on your victory. What are you going to demand as a settlement? BARRY (V.O) (over montage) First, we're going to demand a complete shutdown of all bee work camps. Then, we want to get back all the honey that was ours to begin with. Every last drop. We demand an end to the glorification of the bear as anything more than a filthy, smelly, big-headed, bad breath, stink-machine. "Bee
 prance-about stage name! CUT TO: INT. A WOMAN'S SHOWER - MONTAGE A WOMAN is taking a shower, and using honey shampoo. An ATF&H age nt pulls the shower curtain aside, and grabs her bottle of shampoo. The woman SCREAMS. The agent turns to the 3 other agents, and Barry. ANGLE ON: Bary looking at the label on the shampoo bottle, shaking his head and writing in his clipboard. CUT TO: EXT. SUPERMARKET CAFE - MONTAGE Another customer, an old lady having her tea with a little jar of honey. gets her face pushed down onto the table and turned to the side by two agents. One of the agents has a gun on her. OLD LADY Can't breathe. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK - MONTAGE An OIL DRUM of honey is connected to Barry's hive. "Bee Movie" - JS
 balconies of the gyms. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK ANGLE ON: THE FLOWERS starting to DROOP. CUT TO: INT. J-GATE J-Gate is deserted. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 99. EXT. NEW HIVE CITY ANGLE ON: Bees sunning them selves. A TIMER DINGS, and they all turn over. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK TIME LAPSE of Central Park turning brown. CUT TO: EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP CLOSE-UP SHOT: Vanessa writes "Sorry. No more flowers." on a "Closed" sign, an turns it facing out. CUT TO: SEQ. 3700 - "IDLE HIVE EXT. NEW HIVE CITY-DAY Barry flies at high speed. TRACKING SHOT into the hive, through the lobby of Honex, and into Adam's office. CUT TO: INT. ADAM'S OFFICE - CONTINUOUS Barry meets Adam in his office. Adam's office is in
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 100. ADAM (exiting with a cardboard box of belongings) No, they're just home. They don't know what to do. BARRY Hmmm. ADAM They're laying out, they're sleeping in. I heard your Uncle Carl was on his way to San Antonio with a cricket. BARRY At least we got our honey back. They walk through the empty factory. ADAM Yeah, but sometimes I think, so what if the humans liked our honey? Who wouldn't? It's the greatest thing in the world. I was excited to be a part
 So, you take away the produce, that affects the entire animal kingdom. And then, of course... BARRY The human species? VANESSA (clearing throat) Ahem! BARRY Oh. So, if there 's no more pollination, it could all just go south here, couldn't it? VANESSA And I know this is also partly my fault. Barry takes a long SlGH. BARRY How about a suicide pact? VANESSA (not sure if he's joking) How would we do it? BARRY I'll sting you, you step on me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 103. VANESSA That just kills you twice. BARRY Right, right. VANESSA Listen Barry. Sorry but I've got to get going. She EXITS. BARRY (looking out over the park) Had to open my mouth and talk... (looking back) Vanessa..? Vanessa is gone. CUT TO: SEQ. 3935 "GOING TO PASADENA" EXT. NY
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 104. BARRY (chuckling to himself) Tournament of Roses. Roses can't do sports. Wait a minute...roses. Roses? Roses!? Vanessa! Barry follows shortly after. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. Barry follows shortly after Vanessa's cab. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window.
 marshall. BARRY You do that. This whole parade is a fiasco! She EXITS. Vanessa removes the step-ladder. The princess FALLS. Barry and Vanessa take off in the float. BARRY (CONT'D) Let's see what this baby will do. ANGLE ON: Guy with he a ds et talking to drivers. HEADSET GUY Hey! The float ZOOMS by. A young CHILD in the stands, TIMMY, cries. CUT TO: EXT. FLOAT STAGING AREA- A FEW MOMENTS LATER ANGLE ON: Vanessa putting the prince ss hat on. BARRY (V.O) Then all we do is blend in with traffic, without arousing suspicion. CUT TO: EXT. THE PARADE ROUTE - CONTINUOUS The floats go flying by the crowds. Barry and Vanessa's float CRASHES through the fence. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 109. EXT. LA FREEWAY Vanessa and Barry
 (0.C) Then, if we 're lucky, we'll have just enough pollen to do the job. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 4025
 life raft explode d... Now one 's bald, one's in a boat, and they're both uncons cious. VANESSA Is that another bee joke? BARRY No. No one 's flying the plane. The AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER, BUD, spea ks over the radio. BUD This is JFK control tower. Flight 356, what's your status? Vanessa presses a button, and the intercom comes on. VANESSA This is Vanessa Bloome. I'm a florist from New York. BUD Whe re's the pilot? VANESSA He's unconscious and so is the copilot. BUD Not good. Is there any one onboard who has flight experience? A BEAT. BARRY As a matter of fact, there is. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 114. BUD Who's that? VANESSA Barry Benson. BUD From the honey trial? Oh great. BARRY Vanessa, this is nothing more than a big metal bee. It's got giant
 wings, huge engines. VANESSA I can't fly a plane. BARRY Why not? Isn't John Travolta a pilot? VANESSA Yes? BARRY How hard could it be? VANESSA Wait a minute. Barry, we're headed into some lightning. CUT TO: Vanessa shrugs, and takes the controls. SEQ. 4150-" BARRY FLIES P LANE" INT. BENSON HOUSE The family is all huddled around the TV at the Benson house. ANGLE ON: TV. Bob Bumble is broadcasting. BOB BUMBLE This is Bob Bum ble. We have some late-breaking news from JFK airport, whe re a very suspenseful scene is developing. Barry Benson, fresh off his stunning legal victory... "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 115. Adam SPRAYS a can of HONEY-WHIP into his mouth. ADAM That's Bary. BOB BUMBLE..is now attempting to land a plane,
 what happened? BARRY (noticing the control panel) Wait a minute. I think we were on autopilot that whole time. VANESSA That may have been helping me. BARRY And now we're not! VANESSA (V.O.) (folding her arms) Well, then it turns out I cannot fly a plane. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 118. BARRY (CONT'D) Vanessa struggles with the yoke. CUT TO: EXT. AIRP LA NE The airplane goes into a steep dive. CUT TO: SEQ. 4175
 CRASH LANDING" INT. J-GATE An ALERT SIGN READING: "Hive Alert. We Need:" Then the SIGNAL goes from "Two Bees" "Some Bees" "Every Bee There Is" Lou Loduca gathers the pollen jocks at J-Gate. LOU LODUCA All of you, let's get behind this fellow. Move it out! The bees follow Lou Loduca, and EXIT J-Gate. CUT TO: INT.
 The pollen jocks! VANESSA They do get behind a fellow. BARRY Black and yellow. LOU LODUCA (over headset) Hello. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 121. Alright you two, what do you say we drop this tin can on the bla cktop? VANESSA What blacktop? Where? I can't see anything. Can you? BARRY No, nothing. It's all cloudy. CUT TO: EXT. RUNWAY Adam SHOUTS. ADAM Come on, you've got to think bee, Barry. Thinking bee, thinking bee. ANGLE ON: Overhe ad shot of runway. The bees are in the formation of a flower. In unison they move, causing the flower to FLASH YELLOW AND BLACK. BEES (chanting) Thinking bee, thinking bee. CUT TO: INT. COCKPIT We see through the swirling mist and clouds. A GIANT SHAPE OF A FLOWER is forming in the middle of the
 runway. BARRY Wait a minute. I think I'm fee ling something. VANESSA What? BARRY I don't know, but it's strong. And it's pulling me, like a 27 million year old instinct. Bring the nose of the plane down. "Bee Movie"
 VANESSA Cut the engines? BARRY We're going in on bee power. Ready boys? LOU LODUCA Affirmative. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 123. INT. AIRP LA NE COCKPIT BARRY Good, good, easy now. Land on that flower! Ready boys? Give me full reverse. LoU LODUCA Spin it around! The plane attempts to land on top of an "Aloha Airlines" plane with flowers painted on it. BARRY (V.O) I mean the giant black and yellow pulsating flower made of millions of bees! VANESSA Which flower? BARRY That flower! VANESSA I'm aiming at the flower! The plane goes after a FAT GUY IN A HAWAIIAN SHIRT. BARRY (V.O) That's a fat guy in a flowered shirt! The other other flower! The big one. He snaps a photo and runs away. BARRY (CONT'D) Full forward. Ready
 "RUNWAY SPEECH" EXT.RUNWAY - CONTINUOUS The INFLATA BLE SLIDES pop out the side of the plane. The passengers escape. Barry and Vanessa slide down out of the cockpit. Barry and Vanessa exhale a huge breath. VANESSA Barry, we did it. You taught me how to fly. Vanessa raises her hand up for a high five. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 125. BARRY Yes. No high five. VANESSA Right. ADAM Bary, it worke d. Did you see the giant flower? BARRY What giant flowe r? Where? Of course I saw the flower! That was genius, man. Genius! ADAM Thank you. BARRY But we 're not done yet. Barry flies up to the wing of the plane, and addresses the bee crowd. BARRY (CONT'D) Listen everyone. This runway is
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 them anywhere. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 129. BARRY Not a problem, Vannie. Just leave it to me. Vanessa turns back to deal with a customer. VANESSA You're a life-saver, Barry. (to the next customer) Can I help who's next? Who's next? ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling back at Barry. Barry smiles too, then snaps himself out of it. BARRY (speaks into his antennae) Alright. Scramble jocks, it's time to fly! VANESSA Thank you, Barry! EXT. FLOWER SHOP - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Ken and Andy walking down the street. KEN (noticing the new sign) Augh! What in the world? It's that bee again! ANDY (guiding Ken prote ctive ly) Let it go, Kenny. KEN That bee is living my life! When will this nightmare end? ANDY Let it all go. They don't break stride. ANGLE ON:
 Camera in front of Barry as he flies out the door and up into the sky. Pollen jocks fold in formation behind him as they zoom into the park. BARRY (to Splitz) Beautiful day to fly. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 130. JACKSON Sure is. BARRY Between you and me, I was dying to get out of that office. FADE OUT: "Bee Movie"
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birds flying: top off a CONTA INER OF HONEY, and puts some honey into his hair. He squirts some in his mouth and gargles. Then he takes the lid off the bottle, and rolls some on like deodorant. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE KITCHEN -CONTINUOUS Barry's mother, JANET BENSON, yells up at Bary. JANET BENSON Barry, breakfast is ready! CUT TO: "Bee Movie" JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 2. BARRY Sorry, I'm excite d. Barry's father, MARTIN BENSON, ENTERS. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEADLINE, "Queen gives birth to thousandtuple ts: Resting Com forta bly." MARTIN BENSON Here's the gra duate. We're very proud of you, Son. And a perfect report card, all B's. JANET BENSON (mushing Barry's hair) Very proud. BARRY Ma! I've got a thing going here. Barry re-adjusts his hair, starts to leave. JANET BENSON You've got some lint on your fuzz. She picks it off. BARRY Ow, that's me! MARTIN BENSON Wave to us. We'll be in row 118,000. Barry zips off. BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON Barry, I told you, stop flying in the house! CUT TO: SEQ. 750 DRIVING TOo GRADUATION EXT. BEE SUBURB - MORNING A GARAGE DOOR OPENS. Barry drives out in his CAR. "Bee Movie" JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 3. ANGLE ON: Barry's friend, ADAM FLAYMAN, standing by the curb. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEAD LINE: "Frisbee Hits Hive: Internet Down. Bee-stander: "I heard a sound, and next thing I going to his fune ra l? BARRY No, I'm not going to his funeral. Everybody knows you sting some one you die, you don't waste it on a squirre I. He was such a hot head. ADAM Yeah, I uess he could've just gotten out of the way. The DRIVE through a loop de loop. BARRY AND ADAM Whoa...Whooo...wheee!! ADAM I love this incorporating the amusement park right into our regular day. BARRY I guess that's why they say we don't need vacations. CUT TO: SEQ. 95 - GRADUATION EXT. GRADUATION CEREMONY - CONTINUOUS Barry and Adam come to a stop. They exit the car, and fly over the crowd to their seats. * BARRY * (re: graduation ceremony) * Boy, quite a bit of pomp..under * the circumstance s. * They land in the ir seats. BARRY (CONT'D) Well Adam, to day we are men. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 5. ADAM We are. BARRY Bee-meh. ADAM Amen! BARRY Hallelujah. Barry hits Adam's fore he ad. Adam goes into the rapture. An announce ment comes over the PA. ANNOUNCER (V.O) Students, faculty, distinguished bees...please welcome, Dean Buzzwe Il. ANGLE ON: DEAN BUZZWELL steps up to the podium. The podium has a sign that reads: "Welcome Graduating Class of:", with train-station style flipping numbers after it. BUZZWELL Welcome New Hive City graduating class of... The numbers on the podium change to 9:15. BUZZWE LL (CONT'D)9:15. (he clears his throat) And that concludes our graduation ceremonies. And begins your career at Honex Industries. BARRY Are we going to pick our job today? ADAM I heard it's just orientation. The rows of chairs change in transformer-like mechanical motion to Universal Studios type tour trams. Buzzwell walks off stage. BARRY (re: trams) Whoa, heads up! Here we go. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 6. SEQ. 125 - "FACTORY FEMALE VOICE (V.O) Keep your hands and antennas inside the tram at all times. (in Spanish) Dejen las manos y antennas adentro del tram a todos tiempos. BARRY I wonder what it's going to be like? ADAM A little scary. Barry shakes Adam. BARRY AND ADAM AAHHHH! The tram passes under SIGNS READING: "Honex: A Division of Honesco: A Part of the Hexagon Group." TRUDY Welcome to Honex, a division of Honesco, and a part of the Hexagon group. BARRY This is it! The Honex doors OPEN, revealing is? BARRY Yes, we're all cousins. ADAM Right. You're right. TRUDY At Honex, we also constantly strive to improve every aspect of bee existence. The se bees are stress testing a new helmet technology. ANGLE ON: A STUNT BEE in a HELMET getting hit with a NEWSPAPER, then a SHOE, then a FLYSWATTE R. He ge ts up, and gives a "thumb's up". The graduate bees APPLAUD. ADAM (re: stunt bee) What do you think he makes? BARRY Not enough. TRUDY And here we have our latest advancement, the Kre Iman. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 8. BARRY Wow, what does that do? TRUDY Catches that little strand of honey that hangs after you pour it. Saves us millions. ANGLE ON: The Krelman machine. Bees with hand-shaped hats on, rotating around a wheel to catch drips of honey. Adam's hand shoots up. ADAM Can any one work on the Kreiman? TRUDY Of course. Most bee jobs are small ones. But bees know that every small job, if it's done well, means a lot. There are over 3000 diffe rent bee occupations. But choose carefully. because you'll stay in the job that you pick for the rest of your life. The be es CHEER. ANGLE ON: Barry's smile dropping slightly. BARRY The same job for the rest of your life? I didn't know that. ADAM What's the difference? TRUDY And you'll be happy to know that bees as a species haven't had one day off in 27 million years. BARRY So you'll just work us to death? TRUDY (laughing) We'll sure try. Everyone LAUGHS except Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 9. The tram drops downa log-flume READING: "Bee Goes Berserk: Stings Seven Then Self." ANGLE ON: A BEE filling his car's gas tank from a honey pump. He fills his car some, then takes a swig for himself. NEWSPAPER BEE (to the bee guzzling gas) Hey! Barry and Adam be gin to cross the street. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 10. BARRY Yeah but Adam, did you ever think that maybe things work a little too well around here? They stop in the middle of the stre et. The traffic moves perfectly around them. ADAM Like what? Give me one example. BARRY (thinks)...I don't know. But you know what I'm talking about. They walk off. SEQ. 400 - "MEET THE JOCKS" SFX: The SOUND of Pollen Jocks. PAN DOWN from the Honex statue. J-GATE ANNOUNCER Please clear the gate. Royal Nectar Force on approach. Royal Nectar Force on approach. BARRY Wait a second. Check it out. Hey, hey, those are Pollen jocks. ADAM Wow. FOUR PATROL BEES FLY in through the hive's giant Gothic entrance. The Patrol Bees are wearing fighter pilot helmets with black visors. ADAM (CONT'D) I've never seen them this close. BARRY They know what it's like to go outside the hive. ADAM Yeah, but some of them don't come back. "Bee Movie" - JSs REVISIONS 8/13/07 11. The ne ctar from the pollen jocks is removed from the ir backpacks, and loaded into trucks on the ir way to Honex. A SMALL CROWD forms around the Patrol Bees. Each one has a PIT CREW that takes the ir nectar. Lou Loduca hurries a pit crew along: LOU LODUCA You guys did great! You're mons ters. You're sky freaks!I love it! I love it! SCHOOL GIRLS are jumping up and down and squealing nearby. BARRY I wonder whe re those guys haue just been? ADAM I don't know. BARRY Their day's not planne d. Outside the hive, flying wvho- knows - whe re, doing who-lknows - what. ADAM You can't just decide one day to be a Pollen Jock. You have to be bred for that. BARRY Right. Pollen Jocks cross in close proximity to Barry and Adam. Some pollen falls off, onto Barry and Adam. BARRY (CONT'D) Look at that. That's m ore pollen than you and I will ever see in a life time. ADAM (playing with the pollen) It's just a status sym bol. I think bees make too biga deal out of it. BARRY Perha ps, unless you're wearing it, and the ladies see you wearing it. ANGLE ON: Two girl bees. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS on the balcony alone, looking out over the city. Martin Benson ENTERS, snea ks up behind Barry and gooses him in his ribs. MARTIN BENSON Honex! BARRY Oh, Dad. You surprised me. MARTIN BENSON (laughing) Have you decided what you're interested in, Son? BARRY Well, there's a lot of choices. MARTIN BENSON But you only get one. Martin LAUGHS. BARRY Dad, do you ever get bored doing the same job every day? MARTIN BENSON Son, let me tell you som e thing about stirring. (making the stirring motion) You grab that stick and you just move it around, and you stir it around. You get yourse lf into a rhythm, it's a beautiful thing. BARRY You know dad, the more I think about it, maybe the honey field just isn't right for me. MARTIN BENSON And you were thinking Another BEE APPLICANT, SANDY SHRIMPKIN is EXITING. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Is it still available? BUZZWELL Hang on. (he looks at changing numbers on the board) Two left. And...one of them's yours. Congratulations Son, step to the side please. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 17. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Yeah! ADAM (to Sandy, leaving) What did you get? SANDY SHRIMPKIN Picking the crud out. That is stellar! ADAM Wow. BUZZWELL (to Adam and Barry) Couple of newbies? ADAM Yes Sir. Our first day. We are ready. BUZZWELL Well, step up and make your choice. ANGLE ON: A CHART listing the different sectors of Honex. Heating, Cooling, Viscosity, Krelman, Pollen Counting, Stunt Bee, Pouring, Stirrer, Humming, Regurgitating, Front Desk, Hair Removal, (CONT'D) Oh, I'm sorry. The KRrelman just closed out. ADAM Oh! He takes the hat off Adam. BUZZWELL Wax Monkey's always open. The Krelman goes from "Closed" to "Open". BUZZWELL (CONT'D) And the KreIman just opened up again. ADAM What happe ne d? BUZWELL Well, whe never a bee dies, that's an opening. (pointing at the board) See that? He's dead, dead, another dead one, deady, deadified, two more de a d. Dead from the neck up, dead from the ne ck down. But, that's life. ANGLE ON: Barry's disturbed expre ssion. ADAM (feeling pressure to decide) Oh, this is so hard. Heating, cooling, stunt bee, pourer, stirrer, humming, inspector no. 7, lint coordinator, stripe supervisor, antenna-ball polisher, mite wrangler-- Bary. Barry, what do you think I should- - Barry? (V.o) You're cra - - Barry HANGS UR ANGLE ON: Lou Loduca. LOU LODUCA If anyone's feeling brave, there's a Korean Deli on 83rd that gets their roses today. BARRY (timidly) Hey guys. BUZZ Well, look at that. SPLITZ Isn't that the kid we saw yesterday? LOU LODUCA (to Barry) Hold it son, flight deck's restricted. JACKSON It's olkay Lou, we're going to take him bears, and bats. "Bee Movie" FLIPS their goggles down. Pit crew bees CRANK their wings, and remove the starting blocks. We hear loud HUMMING. "Bee Movie- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 22. LOU LODUCA (CONT' D) LOU LODUCA (CONT'D) Pound those petunia's, you striped stem-suckers! All of you, drain those flowe rs! A FLIGHT DECK GUY in de ep crouch hand-signals them out the archway as the backwash from the bee wings FLUTTERS his jump suit. Barry follows everyone. SEQ. 800 Splitz and Jacks on CHUCKLE. LOU LODUCA Really? Feeling lucky, are ya? A YOUNGER SMA LLE R BEE THAN BARRY. CHET, runs up with a release waiver for Bary to sign. CHET Sign here. Here. Just initial that. Thank you. LOU LODUCA Okay. you got a rain advisory today and as you all know, bees cannot fly in rain. So be careful. As always, (reading off clipboard) watch your brooms, hockey sticks, dogs, birds "FLYING WITH THE JOCKS" The bees climb above tree tops in formation. Barry is euphoric. BARRY Whoa! I'm out! I can't believe I'm out! So blue. Ha ha ha! (a beat) I feel so fast...and free. (re: kites in the sky) Box kite! Wow! They fly by several bicyclists, and approach a patch of flowers. BARRY (CONT'D) Flowers! Coming in at you like a missile! Ken HITS the ball back. Bary feels the g-forces. ANGLE ON The Pollen Jocks watching Barry pass by the m in SLOW MOTION. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 26. BARRY (in slow motion) Help me! JACKSON You know, I don't think these are flowers. SPLITZ Should we tell him? JACKSON I think he knows. BARRY (O.S) What is this?! Vanessa HITS a higlh arcing lob. Ken waits, poised for the return. We see Bary having trouble mane uve ring the ball from fatigue. KEN (overly confident) Match point! ANGLE ON: Ken running up. He has a killer look in his eyes. He's going to hit the ultimate overhe ad smash. KEN (CONT'D) You can just start packing up Honey, because I believe you're about to eat it! ANGLE ON: Pollen Jocks. JACKSON JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 27. BARRY Yowser!!! SEQ. 1000- grasshopper) Eww, gross. CUT TO: INT CAR - CONTINUOUS The car is packed with a typical suburban family: MOTHER, FATHER, eight-year old BOY, LITTLE GIRL in a car seat and a GRANDMOTHER. A big slobbery DOG is behind a grate. Bary pops into the passenger compartment, hitting the Mother's magazine. MOTHER There's a bee in the car! They all notice the bee and start SCREAMING. BARRY Aaahhhh! Barry tum bles around the car. We see the faces from his POV. MOTHER Do something! "Bee Movie" starts to RAIN. He nimbly avoids the rain at first. BARRY (CONT'D) Whoa. Whoa! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in- A couple of drops hit him, his wings go limp and he starts falling. BARRY (CONT'D) Mayday! May day! Bee going down! Barry sees a window le dge and aims for it and just makes it. Shivering and exhausted, he crawls into an open window as it CLOSES. SEQ. 1100 - "VANESSA SAVES BARRY INT. VANESSA'S APARTMENT -CONTINUOUS Inside the window, Barry SHAKES off the rain like a dog. Vanessa, Ken, Andy, and Anna ENTER the apartment. VANESSA Ken, can you close the window please? KEN Huh? Oh. (to Andy) Hey, check out my new resume. I made it into a fold-out brochure. You see? it folds out. Ken holds up his brochure, with photos know what? I pre dicted global warming. I could feel it getting hotter. At first I thought it was just me. Bary's POV: Giant human mouth opening. KEN (CONT'D) Wait! Stop! Beeeeeee! ANNA Kill it! Kill it! They all JUMP up from their chairs. Andy looks around for something to use. Ken comes in for the kill with a big TIMBERLAND BOOT on each hand. KEN Stand back. These are winter boots. Vanessa ENTERS, and stops Ken from squashing Barry. VANESSA (grabs Ken's arm) Wait. Don't kill him. CLOSE UP: on Barry's puzzled face. KEN You know I'm allergic to them. This thing could kill me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 32. VANESSA Why does his life have any less value than yours? She takes a GLASS TUMBLER and places it over Barry. KEN Why does his life have Movie"- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 33. EXT. WINDOWSILL CONTINUOUS Bary stares over the window frame. He can't believe what's just happened. It is still RAINING. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1200 "BARRY SPEAKS" EXT. WINDOWSILL - LATER Barry is still staring through the window. Inside, everyone's saying their good-byes. KEN Vanessa, next we e k? Yogurt night? VANESSA Uh, yeah sure Ken. You know, whatever. KEN You can put carob chips on the re. VANESSA Good night. KEN (as he exits) Supposed to be less calories, or something. VANESSA Bye. She shuts the door. Vanessa starts cleaning up. BARRY I've got to say sometlhing. She saved my life. I've got to say something. Alright, he re it goes. Barry flies in. "Bee Movie" APARTMENT- CONTINUOUS Barry hides himself on different PRODUCTS placed along VANESSA You're talking, BARRY Yes, I know, I know. VANESSA You're talking. BARRY I know, I'm sony. I'm so sorry. VANESSA It's okay. It's fine. It's just, I know I'm dreaming, but I don't recall going to bed. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 35. BARRY Well, you know I'm sure this is very disconcerting. VANESSA Well yeah. I mean this is a bit of a surprise to me. I mean...you're a bee. BARRY Yealh, I am a bee, and you know I'm not supposed to be doing this, but they were all trying to kill me and if it wasn't for you...I mean, I had to thank you. It's just the way I was raised. Vanessa intentionally JABS her hand with a FORK. VANESSA O w! BARRY That was a little we ird. VANESSA (to herself) I'm talking to a bee. BARRY Yealh. VANESSA I'm talking to a be e. BARRY BARRY Really? VANESSA It's just coffee. BARRY I hate to impose. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 37. VANESSA Don't be ridiculous. BARRY Actually, I would love a cup. VANESSA Hey. you want a little rum cake? BARRY I really shouldn't. VANESSA Have a little rum cake. BARRY No, no, no, I can't. VANESSA Oh, come on. BARRY You know, I'm trying to lose a couple micrograms he re. VANESSA Where? BARRY Well... These stripes don't help. VANESSA You look great. BARRY I don't know if you know anything about fashion. Vanessa starts POURING the coffee through an imaginary cup and directly onto the floor. BARRY (CONT'D) A re you alright? VANESSA No. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1300 "ROOFTOP COFFEE" "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 38. EXT. for the hive, but I can't do it the way they want. VANESSA I know how you feel. BARRY You do? VANESSA Sure, my parents wanted me to be a lawyer or doctor, but I wanted to be a florist. BARRY Really? VANESSA My only interest is flowers. BARRY Our new queen was just elected with that same campaign slogan. VANESSA Oh. BARRY Anyway, see there's my hive, right there. You can see it. VANESSA Oh, you're in Sheep Meadow. BARRY (excite d) Yes! You know the turtle pond? VANESSA Yes? BARRY I'm right off of that. VANESSA Oh, no way. I know that area. Do you know I lost a toe-ring there once? BARRY Really? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 40. VANESSA Yes. BARRY Why do girls put rings on their toes? VANESSA Why not? BARRY I don't know. It's like putting a hat on your knee. VANESSA Really? Okay. A JANITOR in the background changes a LIGHTBULB. To him, it appe ars that Vanessa is talking to an imaginary friend. JANITOR You all right, ma'am? VANESSA Oh, yeah, fine. Just having two cups of coffee. BARRY Anyway, this has been great. (wiping his mouth) Thanks for the coffee. Barry gazes at Vanessa. VANESSA Oh yeah, it's no trouble. BARRY Sorry I couldn't finish it. Vanessa giggles. BARRY (CONT'D) (re: coffee) If I did, l'd be up the rest of my life. Ummm. Can I take a piece of this with me? VANESSA Sure. Here, have a crumb. She takes a CRUMB from the plate and hands it to Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 41. BARRY (a little dreamy) Oh, thanks. VANESSA Yeah. The re is an awkward pause. COAT BEE 2 Well, he's all set to go, we may as well try it. (into the mic) Okay Dave, pull the chute. The test bee opens his parachute. He's instantly blown against the rear wall. Adam and Barry ENTER. ADAM Sounds amazing. BARRY Oh, it was amazing. It was the scariest, Ihappiest moment of my life. ADAM Humans! Humans! I can't believe you were with humans! Giant scary humans! What we re they like? BARRY Huge and crazy. They talk crazy, they eat crazy giant things. They drive around real crazy. ADAM And do they try and kill you like on TV? BARRY Some of them. But some of the m don't. ADAM How'd you get back? BARRY Poodle. ADAM Look, you did it. And I'm glad. You saw whatever you wanted to see out there, you had your "experience", and now JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 43. ANGLE ON: LAB BEES examining a CANDY CORN through a micros cope. BARRY Well... ADAM Well? BARRY Well, I met some one . ADAM You met some one? Was she Bee-ish? BARRY Mmm. ADAM Not a WASP? Your parents will kill you. BARRY No, no, no, not a wasp. ADAM Spider? BARRY You know, I'm not attracted to the spiders. I know to everyone else it's like the hottest thing with the eight legs and all. I can't get by that face. Barry makes a spider face. ADAM So, who is she? BARRY She 's a human. ADAM Oh no, no, no, no. That didn't happen. You didn't do that. That is a bee law. You wouldn't break a bee law. BARRY Her name's Vanessa. "Bee JANET BENSON Would it kill you to just make a little honey? Barry ROLLS off the raft and SINKS to the bottom of the pool. We hear his parents MUFFLE D VOICES from above the surface. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 47. JANET BENSON (CONT'D) (muffled) Barry, come out from under there. Your father's talking to you. Martin, would you talk to him? MARTIN BENSON Barry, I'm talking to you. DISSOLVE TO: EXT. PICNIC AREA DAY MUSIC: "Sugar Sugar" by the Archies. Bary and Vanessa are having a picnic. A MOSQUITO lands on Vanessa's leg. She SWATS it violently. Barry's head whips around, aglhast. They stare at each other awkwardly in a frozen moment, then BURST INTO HYSTERICAL LAUGHTER. Vanessa GETS UP. VANESSA You coming? BARRY Got everything? VANESSA All set. Vanessa gets into a one-man Ultra Light plane with a black and yellow paint scheme. She puts on her heImet. BARRY You go ahead, I'll catch up. VANESSA (come hither wink) Don't be too long. The Ultra Light takes off. Barry catches up. They fly sideby-side. VANESSA (CONT'D) Watch this! Vanessa does a loop, and FLIES right into the side of a mountain, BURSTING into a huge ball of flames. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 48. BARRY (yelling, anguished) Vanessa! EXT. BARRY'S PARENT'S HOUSE - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Barry's face bursting through the surface of the pool, GASPING for air, eyes opening in horror. MARTIN BENSON We're still he re, Barry. JANET BENSON I told you not to yell at him. He doesn't respond when you yell at him. MARTIN BENSON Then why are you yelling at me? JANET BENSON Because you don't listen. MARTIN BENSON I'm not liste ning to this. Barry is toweling off, putting on his sweater. BARRY Sorry Mom, I've got to go. JANET BENSON Where are you going? BARRY Nowhere. I'm meeting a friend. Barry JUMPS off the balcony and EXITS. JANET BENSON (calling after him) A girl? Is this why you can't decide? BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON I just hope she's Bee-ish. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" "STREETWALK/SUPERMARKET" EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP - DAY Vanessa FLIPS the sign to say "Sorry We Missed You", and locks the door. ANGLE ON: A POSTER on Vanessa's door for the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena. Hivo, but it's a disease. It's a horrible, horrible disease. VANESSA Oh my. They turn the corner onto a busier avenue and people start to swat at Bary. MAN Dumb be es! VANESSA You must just want to sting all those jerks. BARRY We really try not to sting. It's usually fatal for us. VANESSA So you really have to watch your temper? They ENTER a SUPERMARKET. CUT TO: INT. SUPERMARKET BARRY Oh yeah, very care fully. You kick a wall, take a walk, write an angry letter and throw it out. You work through it like any em otion-- anger, jealousy, (under his breath) lust. Barry hops on top of some cardboard boxes in the middle of an aisle. A stock boy, HECTOR, whacks him with a rolled up magazine. VANESSA (to Barry) Oh my goodness. Are you okay? "Bee Movie" - JS JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 52. BARRY I never heard of him. Why is this here? VANESSA For pe ople. We eat it. BARRY Why? (gesturing around the market) You don't have enough food of your own? VA NESSA Well yes, we-- BARRY How do you even get it? VANESSA Well, be es make i... BARRY I know who makes it! And it's hard to make it! There's Heating and Cooling, and Stirring...you needa whole Kreiman thing. VANESSA It's organic. BARRY It's our-ganic! VANESSA It's just honey, Barry. BARRY Just...what?! Bees don't know about this. This is stealing. A lot of stealing! You've taken our homes, our schools, our hospitals. This is all we have. And it's on sale? I'm going to get to the bottom of this. I'm going to get to the bottom of JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 53. SEQ. 1800 "WINDSHIELD" EXT. BACK OF SUPERMARKET LOADING DOCK LATER THAT DAY Bary disguises himself by blacking out his yellow lines with a MAGIC MARKER and putting on some war paint. He sees Hector, the stock boy, with a knife CUTTING open cardboard boxes filled with honey jars. MAN You almost done? HECTOR Almost. Barry steps in some honey, making a SNAPPING noise. Hector stops and turns. HECTOR (CONT'D) He is here. I sense it. Hector grabs his BOX CUTTER. Barry REACTS, hides himself be hind the box again. HECTOR (CONT'D) (tallking too loud, to no one in particular) Well, I guess I'll go home now, and just leave this nice EXT. TRUCK WINDSHIELD MOOSEBLOOD But don't kill no more bugs! The Mosquito is FLUNG off of the wiper. MOOSEBLOOD (CONT'D) Beeeeeeeeeeeeee! BARRY Moose blood guy! "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 57. Barry slides toward the end of the wiper, is thrown off, but he grabs the AERIAL and hangs on for dear life. Barry looks across and sees a CRICKET on another vehicle in the exact same predicament. They look at each other and SCREAM in unison. BARRY AND CRICKET Aaaaaaaaaah! ANOTHER BUG grabs onto the aerial, and screams as well. INT. TRUCK CAB- SAME TIME DRIVER You hear some thing? TRUCKER PASSENGER Like what? DRIVER Like tiny screaming. TRUCKER PASSENGER Turn off the radio. The driver reaches down and PRESSES a button, own. BARRY But what if you get in trouble? MOOSEBLOOD Trouble? You're a mosquito. You're in trouble! Nobody likes us. They're just all smacking. People see a mos quito, smack, smack! BARRY At least you're out in the world. You must meet a lot of girls. MOOSEBLOOD Mosquito girls try to trade up; get with a moth, dragonfly .. . mos quito girl don't want no mosquito. A BLOOD MOBILE pulls up alongside. MOOSEBLO0OD (CONT'D) Whoa, you have got to be kidding me. Moose blood's about to leave the building. So long bee. "Bee Movie minute, semi-automatic. Twice the nicotine, all the tar. They LAUGH again, nefariously. FREDDY (CONT'D) Couple of bre a ths of this, and it knocks them right out. They make the honey, and we make the money. BARRY"They make the honey, and we make the money?" Barry climbs onto the netting of Freddy's hat. He climbs up to the brim and looks over the edge. He sees the apiary boxes as Freddy SMOKES them. BARRY (CONT'D) Oh my. As Fre ddy turns around, Barry jumps into an open apiary box, and into an apartment. HOWARD and FRAN are just coming to from the smoking. BARRY (CONT'D) What's going on? Are you okay? HOWARD Yeah, it doesn't last too long. HE COUGHS a few times. BARRY How did you two get - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 71. INT. COURTHOUSE - CONTINUOUS Barry SHUDDERS. VANESSA What's the matter? BARRY I don't know. I just got a chill. Montgomery ENTERS. He wallks by Barry's table shaking a honey packet. MONTGOMERY Well, if it isn't the B-Team. (re: the honey packet) Any of you boys work on this? He CHUCKLES. The JUDGE ENTERS. SEQ. 3000 "WITNESSES" BAILIFF All rise! The Honorable Judge Bumbleton presiding. JUDGE (shuffling papers) Alright...Case number 4475, Superior Court of New York. Barry Bee Bens on vs. the honey industry, is now in session. Mr. Montgomery, you are repre senting the five major food companies, collective ly. ANGLE Montgomery's BRIEFCASE. It has an embossed emblem of an EAGLE, holding a gavel in one talon and a briefcase in the other. MONTGOMERYA privilege. JUDGE Mr. Benson. Barry STANDS. JUDGE (CONT'D) You are representing all bees of the world? "Bee Movie" just an ordinary bee. And as a bee, honey's pretty important to me. It's important to all be es. We JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 74. INT. COURTHOUSE - LATER BARRY So, Mr. Klauss Vanderhayden of Honey Farms. Pretty big company you have there? MR. VANDERHAYDEN I suppose so. BARRY And I see you also own HoneyBurton, and Hon- Ron. MR. VANDERHAYDEN Yes. They provide beekeepers for our farms. BARRY Beekee per. I find that to be a very disturbing term, I have to say. I don't imagine you employ any bee free-ers, do you? MR. VANDERHAYDEN No. BARRY I'm sory. I couldn't hear you. MR. VANDERHAYDEN (louder) No. BARRY No. Because you don't free bees. You keep bees. And not only that, it seems you thought a bear would be an appropriate image for a jar of honey? MR. VANDERHAYDEN Well, they're very lovable cre atures. Yogi-be ar, Fozzy-bear, Build-a-bear. BARRY Yeah, you mean like this?! Vanessa and the SUPERINTE NDANT from her building ENTER with a invented it, we make it, and we protect it with our lives. Unfortunate ly, the re are some pe ople in this room who think they can take whatever they want from us cause we're the little guys. And what I'm hoping is that after this is all over, you'll see how by taking our honey, you're not only taking away everything we have, but everything we are. ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling. ANGLE ON: The BEE GALLERY wiping tears away. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE Barry's family is watching the case on TV. JANET BENSON Oh, I wish he would dress like that all the time. So nice... CUT TO: INT. COURTROOM LATER JUDGE Call your first witness. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" Thank you. Liotta LAUGHS MANIACALLY. BARRY I also see from your resume that you're devilishly hands ome, but with a churning inner turmoil that's always ready to blow. LIOTTA I enjoy what I do. Is that a crime? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 77. BARRY Not yet it isn't. But is this what it's come to for you, Mr. Liotta? Exploiting tiny heI pless bees so you don't have to rehearse your part, and leam your lines, Sir? LIOTTA Watch it Benson, I could blow right now. BARRY This isn't a goodfella. This is a badfella! LIOTTA (exploding, trying to smash Barry with the Emmy) Why doe sn't some one just step on this little creep and we can all go home? You're all thinking it. Say it! JUDGE Order! Order in this courtroom! A MONTAGE OF NEWSPAPER HEADLINES FOLLOWS: really a special skill. KEN (to Barry) You think I don't see what you're doing? BARRY Hey look, I know how hard it is trying to find the right job. We certainly have that in common. KEN Do we? BARRY Well, bees have 100% employment, of course. But we do jobs like taking the crud out. KEN That's just what I was thinking about doing. Ken holds his table knife up. It slips out of his hand. He goes under the table to pick it up. "Bee Movie" champagne down on the table. Ken closes his eyes and buries his face in his hands. He gra bs a magazine on the way into the bathroom. SEQ. 2800- FRESHENER. KEN (CONT'D) I think something stinks in here. He sprays at Barry. BARRY I love the smell of flowers. KEN Yeah? How do you like the smell of flames? Ken lights the stream. BARRY Not as much. Barry flies in a circle. Ken, trying to stay with him, spins in place. ANGLE ON: Flames outside the bathroom door. Ken slips on the Italian Vogue, falls backward into the shower, pulling down the shower curtain. The can hits him in the head, followed by the shower curtain rod, and the rubber duck. Ken rea ches back, grabs the handheld shower head. He whips around, looking for Barry. ANGLE ON: A WATERBUG near the drain. WATERBUG Waterbug. Not taking sides. Barry is on the toilet tank. He comes out from behind a shampoo bottle, we a ring a chapstick cap as a MONTGOMERY So those aren't even your real parents! ANGLE ON: Barry's parents. MARTIN BENSON Oh, Barry. BARRY Yes they are! ADAM Hold me back! Vanessa holds him back with a COFFEE STIRRER. Montgomery points to Barry's parents. MONTGOMERY You're an illegitimate bee, aren't you Benson? ADAM He's denouncing bees! All the bees in the courtroom start to HUM. They're agitated. MONTGOMERY And don't y'all date your cousins? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 87. VANESSA (standing, letting go of Adam) Objection! Adam explodes from the table and flies towards Montgomery. ADAM I'm going to pin cushion this guy! Montgomery turns around and positions himself by the judge's bench. He sticks his butt out. Montgomery winks at his team. BARRY Adam, don't! It's what he wants! Adam shoves Bary out of the way. Adam STINGS Montgomery in the butt. The jury REACTS, aghast. MONTGOMERY Ow! I'm hit! Oh, lordy, I am hit! The judge BANGS her gavel. JUDGE Order! Order! Please, Mr. Montgomery. MONTGOMERY The venom! The venom is cours ing through my veins! I have been felled bya wing-ed beast of destruction. You see? You can't treat them like equals. They're strip-ed savages! Stinging's the only thing they know! It's their way! ANGLE ON: Adam, collapsed on the floor. Barry rushes to his side. BARRY Adam, stay with me. ADAM I can't feel my legs. Montgomery falls on the Bailiff. BAILIFF Take it easy. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 88. MONTGOMERY Oh, what angel of mercy will ADAM (pressing the button) Yeah...I blew the whole case, di dn't 1? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 89. BARRY Oh, it doesn't matter. The important thing is you're alive. You could have died. ADAM I'd be be tter off dead. Look at me. Adam THROWS the blanket off his lap, revealing a GREEN SANDWICH SWORD STINGER. ADAM (CONT'D) (voice cracking) They got it from the cafeteria, they got it from downstairs. In a tuna sandwich. Look, there's a little celery still on it. BARRY What was it like to sting someone? ADAM I can't explain it. It was all adrenaline...and then...ecstasy. Barry looks at Adam. BARRY Alright. ADAM You think that was all a trap? BARRY Of course. I'm sory. I flew us right into this. What were we thinking? Look at us, we're just a couple of bugs in this world. ADAM What do you think the humans will do to us if they win? BARRY I don't know. ADAM I hear they put the roaches in motels. That doesn't sound so bad. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 90. BARRY Adam, they check in, but they don't check out. Adam GULPS. ADAM Oh my. ANGLE ON: the hospital window. We see THREE PEOPLE smoking outside on the sidewalk. The smoke drifts in. Adam COUGHS. ADAM (CONT'D) Say, could you get a nurse to close that window? BARRY Why? ADAM The smoke. Bees don't smoke. BARRY Right. Bees don't smoke. Bees don't smoke! But some bees are smoking. Adam, that's it! That's our case. Adam starts putting his clothes on. ADAM it is? It's not over? BARRY No. Get up. Get dressed. I've got to go good time. I actually once heard a pretty funny story abouta bee-- MONTGOMERY Your Honor, haven't these ridiculous bugs taken up enough of this court's valuable time? Montgomery rolls out from behind his table. He's sus pended in a LARGE BABY CHAIR with wheels. MONTGOMERY (CONT'D) How much longer are we going to allow these absurd shenanigans to go on? They have presented no compe Illing evidence to support their charges against my clients wiho have all run perfectly legitimate businesses. I move for a complete dismissal of this entire case. JUDGE Mr. Flayman, I am afraid I am going to have to consider Mr. Montgomery's motion. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 92. ADAM But you can't. We have a terrific case. MONTGOMERY Where is your crashing to the table. He bounces right back up. VANESSA (CONT'D) Oh, sorry. BARRY Ow!! I'm okay. Vanessa, do you know what this means? All the honey is finally going to belong to the bees. Now we won't have to work so hard all the time. Montgomery approaches Barry, surrounded by the press. The cameras and microphones go to Montgomery. MONTGOMERY (waving a finger) This is an unholy perversion of the balance of nature, Benson! You'll regret this. ANGLE ON: Barry's 'deer in headlights' expre ssion, as the press pushes microphones in his face. "Bee Movie" Ralph Lauren, and I have no pants. The Press follows Barry as he EXITS. ANGLE ON: Adam and Vanessa. ADAM (putting papers away) What if Montgomery's right? VANESSA What do you mean? ADAM We've been living the bee way a long time. 27 million years. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 3600 "HONEY ROUNDUP EXT. HONEY FARMS APIARY MONTAGE SARAH (V.o) Congratulations on your victory. What are you going to demand as a settlement? BARRY (V.O) (over montage) First, we're going to demand a complete shutdown of all bee work camps. Then, we want to get back all the honey that was ours to begin with. Every last drop. We demand an end to the glorification of the bear as anything more than a filthy, smelly, big-headed, bad breath, stink-machine. "Bee prance-about stage name! CUT TO: INT. A WOMAN'S SHOWER - MONTAGE A WOMAN is taking a shower, and using honey shampoo. An ATF&H age nt pulls the shower curtain aside, and grabs her bottle of shampoo. The woman SCREAMS. The agent turns to the 3 other agents, and Barry. ANGLE ON: Bary looking at the label on the shampoo bottle, shaking his head and writing in his clipboard. CUT TO: EXT. SUPERMARKET CAFE - MONTAGE Another customer, an old lady having her tea with a little jar of honey. gets her face pushed down onto the table and turned to the side by two agents. One of the agents has a gun on her. OLD LADY Can't breathe. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK - MONTAGE An OIL DRUM of honey is connected to Barry's hive. "Bee Movie" - JS balconies of the gyms. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK ANGLE ON: THE FLOWERS starting to DROOP. CUT TO: INT. J-GATE J-Gate is deserted. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 99. EXT. NEW HIVE CITY ANGLE ON: Bees sunning them selves. A TIMER DINGS, and they all turn over. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK TIME LAPSE of Central Park turning brown. CUT TO: EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP CLOSE-UP SHOT: Vanessa writes "Sorry. No more flowers." on a "Closed" sign, an turns it facing out. CUT TO: SEQ. 3700 - "IDLE HIVE EXT. NEW HIVE CITY-DAY Barry flies at high speed. TRACKING SHOT into the hive, through the lobby of Honex, and into Adam's office. CUT TO: INT. ADAM'S OFFICE - CONTINUOUS Barry meets Adam in his office. Adam's office is in JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 100. ADAM (exiting with a cardboard box of belongings) No, they're just home. They don't know what to do. BARRY Hmmm. ADAM They're laying out, they're sleeping in. I heard your Uncle Carl was on his way to San Antonio with a cricket. BARRY At least we got our honey back. They walk through the empty factory. ADAM Yeah, but sometimes I think, so what if the humans liked our honey? Who wouldn't? It's the greatest thing in the world. I was excited to be a part So, you take away the produce, that affects the entire animal kingdom. And then, of course... BARRY The human species? VANESSA (clearing throat) Ahem! BARRY Oh. So, if there 's no more pollination, it could all just go south here, couldn't it? VANESSA And I know this is also partly my fault. Barry takes a long SlGH. BARRY How about a suicide pact? VANESSA (not sure if he's joking) How would we do it? BARRY I'll sting you, you step on me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 103. VANESSA That just kills you twice. BARRY Right, right. VANESSA Listen Barry. Sorry but I've got to get going. She EXITS. BARRY (looking out over the park) Had to open my mouth and talk... (looking back) Vanessa..? Vanessa is gone. CUT TO: SEQ. 3935 "GOING TO PASADENA" EXT. NY JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 104. BARRY (chuckling to himself) Tournament of Roses. Roses can't do sports. Wait a minute...roses. Roses? Roses!? Vanessa! Barry follows shortly after. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. Barry follows shortly after Vanessa's cab. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. marshall. BARRY You do that. This whole parade is a fiasco! She EXITS. Vanessa removes the step-ladder. The princess FALLS. Barry and Vanessa take off in the float. BARRY (CONT'D) Let's see what this baby will do. ANGLE ON: Guy with he a ds et talking to drivers. HEADSET GUY Hey! The float ZOOMS by. A young CHILD in the stands, TIMMY, cries. CUT TO: EXT. FLOAT STAGING AREA- A FEW MOMENTS LATER ANGLE ON: Vanessa putting the prince ss hat on. BARRY (V.O) Then all we do is blend in with traffic, without arousing suspicion. CUT TO: EXT. THE PARADE ROUTE - CONTINUOUS The floats go flying by the crowds. Barry and Vanessa's float CRASHES through the fence. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 109. EXT. LA FREEWAY Vanessa and Barry (0.C) Then, if we 're lucky, we'll have just enough pollen to do the job. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 4025 life raft explode d... Now one 's bald, one's in a boat, and they're both uncons cious. VANESSA Is that another bee joke? BARRY No. No one 's flying the plane. The AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER, BUD, spea ks over the radio. BUD This is JFK control tower. Flight 356, what's your status? Vanessa presses a button, and the intercom comes on. VANESSA This is Vanessa Bloome. I'm a florist from New York. BUD Whe re's the pilot? VANESSA He's unconscious and so is the copilot. BUD Not good. Is there any one onboard who has flight experience? A BEAT. BARRY As a matter of fact, there is. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 114. BUD Who's that? VANESSA Barry Benson. BUD From the honey trial? Oh great. BARRY Vanessa, this is nothing more than a big metal bee. It's got giant wings, huge engines. VANESSA I can't fly a plane. BARRY Why not? Isn't John Travolta a pilot? VANESSA Yes? BARRY How hard could it be? VANESSA Wait a minute. Barry, we're headed into some lightning. CUT TO: Vanessa shrugs, and takes the controls. SEQ. 4150-" BARRY FLIES P LANE" INT. BENSON HOUSE The family is all huddled around the TV at the Benson house. ANGLE ON: TV. Bob Bumble is broadcasting. BOB BUMBLE This is Bob Bum ble. We have some late-breaking news from JFK airport, whe re a very suspenseful scene is developing. Barry Benson, fresh off his stunning legal victory... "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 115. Adam SPRAYS a can of HONEY-WHIP into his mouth. ADAM That's Bary. BOB BUMBLE..is now attempting to land a plane, what happened? BARRY (noticing the control panel) Wait a minute. I think we were on autopilot that whole time. VANESSA That may have been helping me. BARRY And now we're not! VANESSA (V.O.) (folding her arms) Well, then it turns out I cannot fly a plane. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 118. BARRY (CONT'D) Vanessa struggles with the yoke. CUT TO: EXT. AIRP LA NE The airplane goes into a steep dive. CUT TO: SEQ. 4175 CRASH LANDING" INT. J-GATE An ALERT SIGN READING: "Hive Alert. We Need:" Then the SIGNAL goes from "Two Bees" "Some Bees" "Every Bee There Is" Lou Loduca gathers the pollen jocks at J-Gate. LOU LODUCA All of you, let's get behind this fellow. Move it out! The bees follow Lou Loduca, and EXIT J-Gate. CUT TO: INT. The pollen jocks! VANESSA They do get behind a fellow. BARRY Black and yellow. LOU LODUCA (over headset) Hello. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 121. Alright you two, what do you say we drop this tin can on the bla cktop? VANESSA What blacktop? Where? I can't see anything. Can you? BARRY No, nothing. It's all cloudy. CUT TO: EXT. RUNWAY Adam SHOUTS. ADAM Come on, you've got to think bee, Barry. Thinking bee, thinking bee. ANGLE ON: Overhe ad shot of runway. The bees are in the formation of a flower. In unison they move, causing the flower to FLASH YELLOW AND BLACK. BEES (chanting) Thinking bee, thinking bee. CUT TO: INT. COCKPIT We see through the swirling mist and clouds. A GIANT SHAPE OF A FLOWER is forming in the middle of the runway. BARRY Wait a minute. I think I'm fee ling something. VANESSA What? BARRY I don't know, but it's strong. And it's pulling me, like a 27 million year old instinct. Bring the nose of the plane down. "Bee Movie" VANESSA Cut the engines? BARRY We're going in on bee power. Ready boys? LOU LODUCA Affirmative. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 123. INT. AIRP LA NE COCKPIT BARRY Good, good, easy now. Land on that flower! Ready boys? Give me full reverse. LoU LODUCA Spin it around! The plane attempts to land on top of an "Aloha Airlines" plane with flowers painted on it. BARRY (V.O) I mean the giant black and yellow pulsating flower made of millions of bees! VANESSA Which flower? BARRY That flower! VANESSA I'm aiming at the flower! The plane goes after a FAT GUY IN A HAWAIIAN SHIRT. BARRY (V.O) That's a fat guy in a flowered shirt! The other other flower! The big one. He snaps a photo and runs away. BARRY (CONT'D) Full forward. Ready "RUNWAY SPEECH" EXT.RUNWAY - CONTINUOUS The INFLATA BLE SLIDES pop out the side of the plane. The passengers escape. Barry and Vanessa slide down out of the cockpit. Barry and Vanessa exhale a huge breath. VANESSA Barry, we did it. You taught me how to fly. Vanessa raises her hand up for a high five. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 125. BARRY Yes. No high five. VANESSA Right. ADAM Bary, it worke d. Did you see the giant flower? BARRY What giant flowe r? Where? Of course I saw the flower! That was genius, man. Genius! ADAM Thank you. BARRY But we 're not done yet. Barry flies up to the wing of the plane, and addresses the bee crowd. BARRY (CONT'D) Listen everyone. This runway is Law". "Bee Movie" them anywhere. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 129. BARRY Not a problem, Vannie. Just leave it to me. Vanessa turns back to deal with a customer. VANESSA You're a life-saver, Barry. (to the next customer) Can I help who's next? Who's next? ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling back at Barry. Barry smiles too, then snaps himself out of it. BARRY (speaks into his antennae) Alright. Scramble jocks, it's time to fly! VANESSA Thank you, Barry! EXT. FLOWER SHOP - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Ken and Andy walking down the street. KEN (noticing the new sign) Augh! What in the world? It's that bee again! ANDY (guiding Ken prote ctive ly) Let it go, Kenny. KEN That bee is living my life! When will this nightmare end? ANDY Let it all go. They don't break stride. ANGLE ON: Camera in front of Barry as he flies out the door and up into the sky. Pollen jocks fold in formation behind him as they zoom into the park. BARRY (to Splitz) Beautiful day to fly. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 130. JACKSON Sure is. BARRY Between you and me, I was dying to get out of that office. FADE OUT: "Bee Movie" Just Zoom in. You Can trust Me
 birds flying: top off a CONTA INER OF HONEY, and puts some honey into his hair. He squirts some in his mouth and gargles. Then he takes the lid off the bottle, and rolls some on like deodorant. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE KITCHEN -CONTINUOUS Barry's mother, JANET BENSON, yells up at Bary. JANET BENSON Barry, breakfast is ready! CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 2. BARRY Sorry, I'm excite d. Barry's father, MARTIN BENSON, ENTERS. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEADLINE, "Queen gives birth to thousandtuple ts: Resting Com forta bly." MARTIN BENSON Here's the gra duate. We're very proud of you,
 Son. And a perfect report card, all B's. JANET BENSON (mushing Barry's hair) Very proud. BARRY Ma! I've got a thing going here. Barry re-adjusts his hair, starts to leave. JANET BENSON You've got some lint on your fuzz. She picks it off. BARRY Ow, that's me! MARTIN BENSON Wave to us. We'll be in row 118,000. Barry zips off. BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON Barry, I told you, stop flying in the house! CUT TO: SEQ. 750 DRIVING TOo GRADUATION EXT. BEE SUBURB - MORNING A GARAGE DOOR OPENS. Barry drives out in his CAR. "Bee Movie"
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 3. ANGLE ON: Barry's friend, ADAM FLAYMAN, standing by the curb. He's reading a NEWSPAPER with the HEAD LINE: "Frisbee Hits Hive: Internet Down. Bee-stander: "I heard a sound, and next thing I
 going to his fune ra l? BARRY No, I'm not going to his funeral. Everybody knows you sting some one you die, you don't waste it on a squirre I. He was such a hot head. ADAM Yeah, I uess he could've just gotten out of the way. The DRIVE through a loop de loop. BARRY AND ADAM Whoa...Whooo...wheee!! ADAM I love this incorporating the amusement park right into our regular day. BARRY I guess that's why they say we don't need vacations. CUT TO: SEQ. 95 - GRADUATION EXT. GRADUATION CEREMONY - CONTINUOUS Barry and Adam come to a stop. They exit the car, and fly over the crowd to their seats. * BARRY * (re: graduation ceremony) * Boy, quite a bit of pomp..under * the circumstance s. * They land in the ir seats. BARRY (CONT'D) Well Adam, to day we are
 men. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 5. ADAM We are. BARRY Bee-meh. ADAM Amen! BARRY Hallelujah. Barry hits Adam's fore he ad. Adam goes into the rapture. An announce ment comes over the PA. ANNOUNCER (V.O) Students, faculty, distinguished bees...please welcome, Dean Buzzwe Il. ANGLE ON: DEAN BUZZWELL steps up to the podium. The podium has a sign that reads: "Welcome Graduating Class of:", with train-station style flipping numbers after it. BUZZWELL Welcome New Hive City graduating class of... The numbers on the podium change to 9:15. BUZZWE LL (CONT'D)9:15. (he clears his throat) And that concludes our graduation ceremonies. And begins your career at Honex Industries. BARRY Are we going to pick our job today? ADAM I heard
 it's just orientation. The rows of chairs change in transformer-like mechanical motion to Universal Studios type tour trams. Buzzwell walks off stage. BARRY (re: trams) Whoa, heads up! Here we go. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 6. SEQ. 125 - "FACTORY FEMALE VOICE (V.O) Keep your hands and antennas inside the tram at all times. (in Spanish) Dejen las manos y antennas adentro del tram a todos tiempos. BARRY I wonder what it's going to be like? ADAM A little scary. Barry shakes Adam. BARRY AND ADAM AAHHHH! The tram passes under SIGNS READING: "Honex: A Division of Honesco: A Part of the Hexagon Group." TRUDY Welcome to Honex, a division of Honesco, and a part of the Hexagon group. BARRY This is it! The Honex doors OPEN, revealing
 is? BARRY Yes, we're all cousins. ADAM Right. You're right. TRUDY At Honex, we also constantly strive to improve every aspect of bee existence. The se bees are stress testing a new helmet technology. ANGLE ON: A STUNT BEE in a HELMET getting hit with a NEWSPAPER, then a SHOE, then a FLYSWATTE R. He ge ts up, and gives a "thumb's up". The graduate bees APPLAUD. ADAM (re: stunt bee) What do you think he makes? BARRY Not enough. TRUDY And here we have our latest advancement, the Kre Iman. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 8. BARRY Wow, what does that do? TRUDY Catches that little strand of honey that hangs after you pour it. Saves us millions. ANGLE ON: The Krelman machine. Bees with hand-shaped hats on, rotating around a wheel to
 catch drips of honey. Adam's hand shoots up. ADAM Can any one work on the Kreiman? TRUDY Of course. Most bee jobs are small ones. But bees know that every small job, if it's done well, means a lot. There are over 3000 diffe rent bee occupations. But choose carefully. because you'll stay in the job that you pick for the rest of your life. The be es CHEER. ANGLE ON: Barry's smile dropping slightly. BARRY The same job for the rest of your life? I didn't know that. ADAM What's the difference? TRUDY And you'll be happy to know that bees as a species haven't had one day off in 27 million years. BARRY So you'll just work us to death? TRUDY (laughing) We'll sure try. Everyone LAUGHS except Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 9. The tram
 drops downa log-flume
 READING: "Bee Goes Berserk: Stings Seven Then Self." ANGLE ON: A BEE filling his car's gas tank from a honey pump. He fills his car some, then takes a swig for himself. NEWSPAPER BEE (to the bee guzzling gas) Hey! Barry and Adam be gin to cross the street. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 10. BARRY Yeah but Adam, did you ever think that maybe things work a little too well around here? They stop in the middle of the stre et. The traffic moves perfectly around them. ADAM Like what? Give me one example. BARRY (thinks)...I don't know. But you know what I'm talking about. They walk off. SEQ. 400 - "MEET THE JOCKS" SFX: The SOUND of Pollen Jocks. PAN DOWN from the Honex statue. J-GATE ANNOUNCER Please clear the gate. Royal Nectar Force on
 approach. Royal Nectar Force on approach. BARRY Wait a second. Check it out. Hey, hey, those are Pollen jocks. ADAM Wow. FOUR PATROL BEES FLY in through the hive's giant Gothic entrance. The Patrol Bees are wearing fighter pilot helmets with black visors. ADAM (CONT'D) I've never seen them this close. BARRY They know what it's like to go outside the hive. ADAM Yeah, but some of them don't come back. "Bee Movie" - JSs REVISIONS 8/13/07 11. The ne ctar from the pollen jocks is removed from the ir backpacks, and loaded into trucks on the ir way to Honex. A SMALL CROWD forms around the Patrol Bees. Each one has a PIT CREW that takes the ir nectar. Lou Loduca hurries a pit crew along: LOU LODUCA You guys did great! You're mons ters. You're sky freaks!I
 love it! I love it! SCHOOL GIRLS are jumping up and down and squealing nearby. BARRY I wonder whe re those guys haue just been? ADAM I don't know. BARRY Their day's not planne d. Outside the hive, flying wvho- knows - whe re, doing who-lknows - what. ADAM You can't just decide one day to be a Pollen Jock. You have to be bred for that. BARRY Right. Pollen Jocks cross in close proximity to Barry and Adam. Some pollen falls off, onto Barry and Adam. BARRY (CONT'D) Look at that. That's m ore pollen than you and I will ever see in a life time. ADAM (playing with the pollen) It's just a status sym bol. I think bees make too biga deal out of it. BARRY Perha ps, unless you're wearing it, and the ladies see you wearing it. ANGLE ON: Two girl bees. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS
 on the balcony alone, looking out over the city. Martin Benson ENTERS, snea ks up behind Barry and gooses him in his ribs. MARTIN BENSON Honex! BARRY Oh, Dad. You surprised me. MARTIN BENSON (laughing) Have you decided what you're interested in, Son? BARRY Well, there's a lot of choices. MARTIN BENSON But you only get one. Martin LAUGHS. BARRY Dad, do you ever get bored doing the same job every day? MARTIN BENSON Son, let me tell you som e thing about stirring. (making the stirring motion) You grab that stick and you just move it around, and you stir it around. You get yourse lf into a rhythm, it's a beautiful thing. BARRY You know dad, the more I think about it, maybe the honey field just isn't right for me. MARTIN BENSON And you were thinking
 Another BEE APPLICANT, SANDY SHRIMPKIN is EXITING. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Is it still available? BUZZWELL Hang on. (he looks at changing numbers on the board) Two left. And...one of them's yours. Congratulations Son, step to the side please. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 17. SANDY SHRIMPKIN Yeah! ADAM (to Sandy, leaving) What did you get? SANDY SHRIMPKIN Picking the crud out. That is stellar! ADAM Wow. BUZZWELL (to Adam and Barry) Couple of newbies? ADAM Yes Sir. Our first day. We are ready. BUZZWELL Well, step up and make your choice. ANGLE ON: A CHART listing the different sectors of Honex. Heating, Cooling, Viscosity, Krelman, Pollen Counting, Stunt Bee, Pouring, Stirrer, Humming, Regurgitating, Front Desk, Hair Removal,
 (CONT'D) Oh, I'm sorry. The KRrelman just closed out. ADAM Oh! He takes the hat off Adam. BUZZWELL Wax Monkey's always open. The Krelman goes from "Closed" to "Open". BUZZWELL (CONT'D) And the KreIman just opened up again. ADAM What happe ne d? BUZWELL Well, whe never a bee dies, that's an opening. (pointing at the board) See that? He's dead, dead, another dead one, deady, deadified, two more de a d. Dead from the neck up, dead from the ne ck down. But, that's life. ANGLE ON: Barry's disturbed expre ssion. ADAM (feeling pressure to decide) Oh, this is so hard. Heating, cooling, stunt bee, pourer, stirrer, humming, inspector no. 7, lint coordinator, stripe supervisor, antenna-ball polisher, mite wrangler-- Bary. Barry, what do you think I should- - Barry?
 (V.o) You're cra - - Barry HANGS UR ANGLE ON: Lou Loduca. LOU LODUCA If anyone's feeling brave, there's a Korean Deli on 83rd that gets their roses today. BARRY (timidly) Hey guys. BUZZ Well, look at that. SPLITZ Isn't that the kid we saw yesterday? LOU LODUCA (to Barry) Hold it son, flight deck's restricted. JACKSON It's olkay Lou, we're going to take him
 bears, and bats. "Bee Movie"
 FLIPS their goggles down. Pit crew bees CRANK their wings, and remove the starting blocks. We hear loud HUMMING. "Bee Movie- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 22. LOU LODUCA (CONT' D) LOU LODUCA (CONT'D) Pound those petunia's, you striped stem-suckers! All of you, drain those flowe rs! A FLIGHT DECK GUY in de ep crouch hand-signals them out the archway as the backwash from the bee wings FLUTTERS his jump suit. Barry follows everyone. SEQ. 800
 Splitz and Jacks on CHUCKLE. LOU LODUCA Really? Feeling lucky, are ya? A YOUNGER SMA LLE R BEE THAN BARRY. CHET, runs up with a release waiver for Bary to sign. CHET Sign here. Here. Just initial that. Thank you. LOU LODUCA Okay. you got a rain advisory today and as you all know, bees cannot fly in rain. So be careful. As always, (reading off clipboard) watch your brooms, hockey sticks, dogs, birds
 "FLYING WITH THE JOCKS" The bees climb above tree tops in formation. Barry is euphoric. BARRY Whoa! I'm out! I can't believe I'm out! So blue. Ha ha ha! (a beat) I feel so fast...and free. (re: kites in the sky) Box kite! Wow! They fly by several bicyclists, and approach a patch of flowers. BARRY (CONT'D) Flowers!
 Coming in at you like a missile! Ken HITS the ball back. Bary feels the g-forces. ANGLE ON The Pollen Jocks watching Barry pass by the m in SLOW MOTION. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 26. BARRY (in slow motion) Help me! JACKSON You know, I don't think these are flowers. SPLITZ Should we tell him? JACKSON I think he knows. BARRY (O.S) What is this?! Vanessa HITS a higlh arcing lob. Ken waits, poised for the return. We see Bary having trouble mane uve ring the ball from fatigue. KEN (overly confident) Match point! ANGLE ON: Ken running up. He has a killer look in his eyes. He's going to hit the ultimate overhe ad smash. KEN (CONT'D) You can just start packing up Honey, because I believe you're about to eat it! ANGLE ON: Pollen Jocks. JACKSON
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 27. BARRY Yowser!!! SEQ. 1000-
 grasshopper) Eww, gross. CUT TO: INT CAR - CONTINUOUS The car is packed with a typical suburban family: MOTHER, FATHER, eight-year old BOY, LITTLE GIRL in a car seat and a GRANDMOTHER. A big slobbery DOG is behind a grate. Bary pops into the passenger compartment, hitting the Mother's magazine. MOTHER There's a bee in the car! They all notice the bee and start SCREAMING. BARRY Aaahhhh! Barry tum bles around the car. We see the faces from his POV. MOTHER Do something! "Bee Movie"
 starts to RAIN. He nimbly avoids the rain at first. BARRY (CONT'D) Whoa. Whoa! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in rain! Can't fly in- A couple of drops hit him, his wings go limp and he starts falling. BARRY (CONT'D) Mayday! May day! Bee going down! Barry sees a window le dge and aims for it and just makes it. Shivering and exhausted, he crawls into an open window as it CLOSES. SEQ. 1100 - "VANESSA SAVES BARRY
 INT. VANESSA'S APARTMENT -CONTINUOUS Inside the window, Barry SHAKES off the rain like a dog. Vanessa, Ken, Andy, and Anna ENTER the apartment. VANESSA Ken, can you close the window please? KEN Huh? Oh. (to Andy) Hey, check out my new resume. I made it into a fold-out brochure. You see? it folds out. Ken holds up his brochure, with photos
 know what? I pre dicted global warming. I could feel it getting hotter. At first I thought it was just me. Bary's POV: Giant human mouth opening. KEN (CONT'D) Wait! Stop! Beeeeeee! ANNA Kill it! Kill it! They all JUMP up from their chairs. Andy looks around for something to use. Ken comes in for the kill with a big TIMBERLAND BOOT on each hand. KEN Stand back. These are winter boots. Vanessa ENTERS, and stops Ken from squashing Barry. VANESSA (grabs Ken's arm) Wait. Don't kill him. CLOSE UP: on Barry's puzzled face. KEN You know I'm allergic to them. This thing could kill me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 32. VANESSA Why does his life have any less value than yours? She takes a GLASS TUMBLER and places it over Barry. KEN Why does his life have
 Movie"- JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 33. EXT. WINDOWSILL CONTINUOUS Bary stares over the window frame. He can't believe what's just happened. It is still RAINING. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1200 "BARRY SPEAKS" EXT. WINDOWSILL - LATER Barry is still staring through the window. Inside, everyone's saying their good-byes. KEN Vanessa, next we e k? Yogurt night? VANESSA Uh, yeah sure Ken. You know, whatever. KEN You can put carob chips on the re. VANESSA Good night. KEN (as he exits) Supposed to be less calories, or something. VANESSA Bye. She shuts the door. Vanessa starts cleaning up. BARRY I've got to say sometlhing. She saved my life. I've got to say something. Alright, he re it goes. Barry flies in. "Bee Movie"
 APARTMENT- CONTINUOUS Barry hides himself on different PRODUCTS placed along
 VANESSA You're talking, BARRY Yes, I know, I know. VANESSA You're talking. BARRY I know, I'm sony. I'm so sorry. VANESSA It's okay. It's fine. It's just, I know I'm dreaming, but I don't recall going to bed. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 35. BARRY Well, you know I'm sure this is very disconcerting. VANESSA Well yeah. I mean this is a bit of a surprise to me. I mean...you're a bee. BARRY Yealh, I am a bee, and you know I'm not supposed to be doing this, but they were all trying to kill me and if it wasn't for you...I mean, I had to thank you. It's just the way I was raised. Vanessa intentionally JABS her hand with a FORK. VANESSA O w! BARRY That was a little we ird. VANESSA (to herself) I'm talking to a bee. BARRY Yealh. VANESSA I'm talking to a be e. BARRY
 BARRY Really? VANESSA It's just coffee. BARRY I hate to impose. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 37. VANESSA Don't be ridiculous. BARRY Actually, I would love a cup. VANESSA Hey. you want a little rum cake? BARRY I really shouldn't. VANESSA Have a little rum cake. BARRY No, no, no, I can't. VANESSA Oh, come on. BARRY You know, I'm trying to lose a couple micrograms he re. VANESSA Where? BARRY Well... These stripes don't help. VANESSA You look great. BARRY I don't know if you know anything about fashion. Vanessa starts POURING the coffee through an imaginary cup and directly onto the floor. BARRY (CONT'D) A re you alright? VANESSA No. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 1300 "ROOFTOP COFFEE" "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 38. EXT.
 for the hive, but I can't do it the way they want. VANESSA I know how you feel. BARRY You do? VANESSA Sure, my parents wanted me to be a lawyer or doctor, but I wanted to be a florist. BARRY Really? VANESSA My only interest is flowers. BARRY Our new queen was just elected with that same campaign slogan. VANESSA Oh. BARRY Anyway, see there's my hive, right there. You can see it. VANESSA Oh, you're in Sheep Meadow. BARRY (excite d) Yes! You know the turtle pond? VANESSA Yes? BARRY I'm right off of that. VANESSA Oh, no way. I know that area. Do you know I lost a toe-ring there once? BARRY Really? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 40. VANESSA Yes. BARRY Why do girls put rings on their toes? VANESSA Why not? BARRY I don't know. It's like
 putting a hat on your knee. VANESSA Really? Okay. A JANITOR in the background changes a LIGHTBULB. To him, it appe ars that Vanessa is talking to an imaginary friend. JANITOR You all right, ma'am? VANESSA Oh, yeah, fine. Just having two cups of coffee. BARRY Anyway, this has been great. (wiping his mouth) Thanks for the coffee. Barry gazes at Vanessa. VANESSA Oh yeah, it's no trouble. BARRY Sorry I couldn't finish it. Vanessa giggles. BARRY (CONT'D) (re: coffee) If I did, l'd be up the rest of my life. Ummm. Can I take a piece of this with me? VANESSA Sure. Here, have a crumb. She takes a CRUMB from the plate and hands it to Barry. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 41. BARRY (a little dreamy) Oh, thanks. VANESSA Yeah. The re is an awkward pause.
 COAT BEE 2 Well, he's all set to go, we may as well try it. (into the mic) Okay Dave, pull the chute. The test bee opens his parachute. He's instantly blown against the rear wall. Adam and Barry ENTER. ADAM Sounds amazing. BARRY Oh, it was amazing. It was the scariest, Ihappiest moment of my life. ADAM Humans! Humans! I can't believe you were with humans! Giant scary humans! What we re they like? BARRY Huge and crazy. They talk crazy, they eat crazy giant things. They drive around real crazy. ADAM And do they try and kill you like on TV? BARRY Some of them. But some of the m don't. ADAM How'd you get back? BARRY Poodle. ADAM Look, you did it. And I'm glad. You saw whatever you wanted to see out there, you had your "experience", and now
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 43. ANGLE ON: LAB BEES examining a CANDY CORN through a micros cope. BARRY Well... ADAM Well? BARRY Well, I met some one . ADAM You met some one? Was she Bee-ish? BARRY Mmm. ADAM Not a WASP? Your parents will kill you. BARRY No, no, no, not a wasp. ADAM Spider? BARRY You know, I'm not attracted to the spiders. I know to everyone else it's like the hottest thing with the eight legs and all. I can't get by that face. Barry makes a spider face. ADAM So, who is she? BARRY She 's a human. ADAM Oh no, no, no, no. That didn't happen. You didn't do that. That is a bee law. You wouldn't break a bee law. BARRY Her name's Vanessa. "Bee
 JANET BENSON Would it kill you to just make a little honey? Barry ROLLS off the raft and SINKS to the bottom of the pool. We hear his parents MUFFLE D VOICES from above the surface. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 47. JANET BENSON (CONT'D) (muffled) Barry, come out from under there. Your father's talking to you. Martin, would you talk to him? MARTIN BENSON Barry, I'm talking to you. DISSOLVE TO: EXT. PICNIC AREA DAY MUSIC: "Sugar Sugar" by the Archies. Bary and Vanessa are having a picnic. A MOSQUITO lands on Vanessa's leg. She SWATS it violently. Barry's head whips around, aglhast. They stare at each other awkwardly in a frozen moment, then BURST INTO HYSTERICAL LAUGHTER. Vanessa GETS UP. VANESSA You coming? BARRY Got
 everything? VANESSA All set. Vanessa gets into a one-man Ultra Light plane with a black and yellow paint scheme. She puts on her heImet. BARRY You go ahead, I'll catch up. VANESSA (come hither wink) Don't be too long. The Ultra Light takes off. Barry catches up. They fly sideby-side. VANESSA (CONT'D) Watch this! Vanessa does a loop, and FLIES right into the side of a mountain, BURSTING into a huge ball of flames. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 48. BARRY (yelling, anguished) Vanessa! EXT. BARRY'S PARENT'S HOUSE - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Barry's face bursting through the surface of the pool, GASPING for air, eyes opening in horror. MARTIN BENSON We're still he re, Barry. JANET BENSON I told you not to yell at him. He doesn't respond when you
 yell at him. MARTIN BENSON Then why are you yelling at me? JANET BENSON Because you don't listen. MARTIN BENSON I'm not liste ning to this. Barry is toweling off, putting on his sweater. BARRY Sorry Mom, I've got to go. JANET BENSON Where are you going? BARRY Nowhere. I'm meeting a friend. Barry JUMPS off the balcony and EXITS. JANET BENSON (calling after him) A girl? Is this why you can't decide? BARRY Bye! JANET BENSON I just hope she's Bee-ish. CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 "STREETWALK/SUPERMARKET" EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP - DAY Vanessa FLIPS the sign to say "Sorry We Missed You", and locks the door. ANGLE ON: A POSTER on Vanessa's door for the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena.
 Hivo, but it's a disease. It's a horrible, horrible disease. VANESSA Oh my. They turn the corner onto a busier avenue and people start to swat at Bary. MAN Dumb be es! VANESSA You must just want to sting all those jerks. BARRY We really try not to sting. It's usually fatal for us. VANESSA So you really have to watch your temper? They ENTER a SUPERMARKET. CUT TO: INT. SUPERMARKET BARRY Oh yeah, very care fully. You kick a wall, take a walk, write an angry letter and throw it out. You work through it like any em otion-- anger, jealousy, (under his breath) lust. Barry hops on top of some cardboard boxes in the middle of an aisle. A stock boy, HECTOR, whacks him with a rolled up magazine. VANESSA (to Barry) Oh my goodness. Are you okay? "Bee Movie" - JS
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 52. BARRY I never heard of him. Why is this here? VANESSA For pe ople. We eat it. BARRY Why? (gesturing around the market) You don't have enough food of your own? VA NESSA Well yes, we-- BARRY How do you even get it? VANESSA Well, be es make i... BARRY I know who makes it! And it's hard to make it! There's Heating and Cooling, and Stirring...you needa whole Kreiman thing. VANESSA It's organic. BARRY It's our-ganic! VANESSA It's just honey, Barry. BARRY Just...what?! Bees don't know about this. This is stealing. A lot of stealing! You've taken our homes, our schools, our hospitals. This is all we have. And it's on sale? I'm going to get to the bottom of this. I'm going to get to the bottom of
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 53. SEQ. 1800 "WINDSHIELD" EXT. BACK OF SUPERMARKET LOADING DOCK LATER THAT DAY Bary disguises himself by blacking out his yellow lines with a MAGIC MARKER and putting on some war paint. He sees Hector, the stock boy, with a knife CUTTING open cardboard boxes filled with honey jars. MAN You almost done? HECTOR Almost. Barry steps in some honey, making a SNAPPING noise. Hector stops and turns. HECTOR (CONT'D) He is here. I sense it. Hector grabs his BOX CUTTER. Barry REACTS, hides himself be hind the box again. HECTOR (CONT'D) (tallking too loud, to no one in particular) Well, I guess I'll go home now, and just leave this nice
 EXT. TRUCK WINDSHIELD MOOSEBLOOD But don't kill no more bugs! The Mosquito is FLUNG off of the wiper. MOOSEBLOOD (CONT'D) Beeeeeeeeeeeeee! BARRY Moose blood guy! "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 57. Barry slides toward the end of the wiper, is thrown off, but he grabs the AERIAL and hangs on for dear life. Barry looks across and sees a CRICKET on another vehicle in the exact same predicament. They look at each other and SCREAM in unison. BARRY AND CRICKET Aaaaaaaaaah! ANOTHER BUG grabs onto the aerial, and screams as well. INT. TRUCK CAB- SAME TIME DRIVER You hear some thing? TRUCKER PASSENGER Like what? DRIVER Like tiny screaming. TRUCKER PASSENGER Turn off the radio. The driver reaches down and PRESSES a button,
 own. BARRY But what if you get in trouble? MOOSEBLOOD Trouble? You're a mosquito. You're in trouble! Nobody likes us. They're just all smacking. People see a mos quito, smack, smack! BARRY At least you're out in the world. You must meet a lot of girls. MOOSEBLOOD Mosquito girls try to trade up; get with a moth, dragonfly .. . mos quito girl don't want no mosquito. A BLOOD MOBILE pulls up alongside. MOOSEBLO0OD (CONT'D) Whoa, you have got to be kidding me. Moose blood's about to leave the building. So long bee. "Bee Movie
 minute, semi-automatic. Twice the nicotine, all the tar. They LAUGH again, nefariously. FREDDY (CONT'D) Couple of bre a ths of this, and it knocks them right out. They make the honey, and we make the money. BARRY"They make the honey, and we make the money?" Barry climbs onto the netting of Freddy's hat. He climbs up to the brim and looks over the edge. He sees the apiary boxes as Freddy SMOKES them. BARRY (CONT'D) Oh my. As Fre ddy turns around, Barry jumps into an open apiary box, and into an apartment. HOWARD and FRAN are just coming to from the smoking. BARRY (CONT'D) What's going on? Are you okay? HOWARD Yeah, it doesn't last too long. HE COUGHS a few times. BARRY How did you two get
 - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 71. INT. COURTHOUSE - CONTINUOUS Barry SHUDDERS. VANESSA What's the matter? BARRY I don't know. I just got a chill. Montgomery ENTERS. He wallks by Barry's table shaking a honey packet. MONTGOMERY Well, if it isn't the B-Team. (re: the honey packet) Any of you boys work on this? He CHUCKLES. The JUDGE ENTERS. SEQ. 3000 "WITNESSES" BAILIFF All rise! The Honorable Judge Bumbleton presiding. JUDGE (shuffling papers) Alright...Case number 4475, Superior Court of New York. Barry Bee Bens on vs. the honey industry, is now in session. Mr. Montgomery, you are repre senting the five major food companies, collective ly. ANGLE
 Montgomery's BRIEFCASE. It has an embossed emblem of an EAGLE, holding a gavel in one talon
 and a briefcase in the other. MONTGOMERYA privilege. JUDGE Mr. Benson. Barry STANDS. JUDGE (CONT'D) You are representing all bees of the world? "Bee Movie"
 just an ordinary bee. And as a bee, honey's pretty important to me. It's important to all be es. We
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 74. INT. COURTHOUSE - LATER BARRY So, Mr. Klauss Vanderhayden of Honey Farms. Pretty
 big company you have there? MR. VANDERHAYDEN I suppose so. BARRY And I see you also own HoneyBurton, and Hon- Ron. MR. VANDERHAYDEN Yes. They provide beekeepers for our farms. BARRY Beekee per. I find that to be a very disturbing term, I have to say. I don't imagine you employ any bee free-ers, do you? MR. VANDERHAYDEN No. BARRY I'm sory. I couldn't hear you. MR. VANDERHAYDEN (louder) No. BARRY No. Because you don't free bees. You keep bees. And not only that, it seems you thought a bear would be an appropriate image for a jar of honey? MR. VANDERHAYDEN Well, they're very lovable cre atures. Yogi-be ar, Fozzy-bear, Build-a-bear. BARRY Yeah, you mean like this?! Vanessa and the SUPERINTE NDANT from her building ENTER with a
 invented it, we make it, and we protect it with our lives. Unfortunate ly, the re are some pe ople in this room who think they can take whatever they want from us cause we're the little guys. And what I'm hoping is that after this is all over, you'll see how by taking our honey, you're not only taking away everything we have, but everything we are. ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling. ANGLE ON: The BEE GALLERY wiping tears away. CUT TO: INT. BENSON HOUSE Barry's family is watching the case on TV. JANET BENSON Oh, I wish he would dress like that all the time. So nice... CUT TO: INT. COURTROOM LATER JUDGE Call your first witness. CUT TO: "Bee Movie"
 Thank you. Liotta LAUGHS MANIACALLY. BARRY I also see from your resume that you're devilishly hands ome, but with a churning inner turmoil that's always ready to blow. LIOTTA I enjoy what I do. Is that a crime? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 77. BARRY Not yet it isn't. But is this what it's come to for you, Mr. Liotta? Exploiting tiny heI pless bees so you don't have to rehearse your part, and leam your lines, Sir? LIOTTA Watch it Benson, I could blow right now. BARRY This isn't a goodfella. This is a badfella! LIOTTA (exploding, trying to smash Barry with the Emmy) Why doe sn't some one just step on this little creep and we can all go home? You're all thinking it. Say it! JUDGE Order! Order in this courtroom! A MONTAGE OF NEWSPAPER HEADLINES FOLLOWS:
 really a special skill. KEN (to Barry) You think I don't see what you're doing? BARRY Hey look, I know how hard it is trying to find the right job. We certainly have that in common. KEN Do we? BARRY Well, bees have 100% employment, of course. But we do jobs like taking the crud out. KEN That's just what I was thinking about doing. Ken holds his table knife up. It slips out of his hand. He goes under the table to pick it up. "Bee Movie"
 champagne down on the table. Ken closes his eyes and buries his face in his hands. He gra bs a magazine on the way into the bathroom. SEQ. 2800-
 FRESHENER. KEN (CONT'D) I think something stinks in here. He sprays at Barry. BARRY I love the smell of flowers. KEN Yeah? How do you like the smell of flames? Ken lights the stream. BARRY Not as much. Barry flies in a circle. Ken, trying to stay with him, spins in place. ANGLE ON: Flames outside the bathroom door. Ken slips on the Italian Vogue, falls backward into the shower, pulling down the shower curtain. The can hits him in the head, followed by the shower curtain rod, and the rubber duck. Ken rea ches back, grabs the handheld shower head. He whips around, looking for Barry. ANGLE ON: A WATERBUG near the drain. WATERBUG Waterbug. Not taking sides. Barry is on the toilet tank. He comes out from behind a shampoo bottle, we a ring a chapstick cap as a
 MONTGOMERY So those aren't even your real parents! ANGLE ON: Barry's parents. MARTIN BENSON Oh, Barry. BARRY Yes they are! ADAM Hold me back! Vanessa holds him back with a COFFEE STIRRER. Montgomery points to Barry's parents. MONTGOMERY You're an illegitimate bee, aren't you Benson? ADAM He's denouncing bees! All the bees in the courtroom start to HUM. They're agitated. MONTGOMERY And don't y'all date your cousins? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 87. VANESSA (standing, letting go of Adam) Objection! Adam explodes from the table and flies towards Montgomery. ADAM I'm going to pin cushion this guy! Montgomery turns around and positions himself by the judge's bench. He sticks his butt out. Montgomery winks at his team.
 BARRY Adam, don't! It's what he wants! Adam shoves Bary out of the way. Adam STINGS Montgomery in the butt. The jury REACTS, aghast. MONTGOMERY Ow! I'm hit! Oh, lordy, I am hit! The judge BANGS her gavel. JUDGE Order! Order! Please, Mr. Montgomery. MONTGOMERY The venom! The venom is cours ing through my veins! I have been felled bya wing-ed beast of destruction. You see? You can't treat them like equals. They're strip-ed savages! Stinging's the only thing they know! It's their way! ANGLE ON: Adam, collapsed on the floor. Barry rushes to his side. BARRY Adam, stay with me. ADAM I can't feel my legs. Montgomery falls on the Bailiff. BAILIFF Take it easy. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 88. MONTGOMERY Oh, what angel of mercy will
 ADAM (pressing the button) Yeah...I blew the whole case, di dn't 1? "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIO NS 8/13/07 89. BARRY Oh, it doesn't matter. The important thing is you're alive. You could have died. ADAM I'd be be tter off dead. Look at me. Adam THROWS the blanket off his lap, revealing a GREEN SANDWICH SWORD STINGER. ADAM (CONT'D) (voice cracking) They got it from the cafeteria, they got it from downstairs. In a tuna sandwich. Look, there's a little celery still on it. BARRY What was it like to sting someone? ADAM I can't explain it. It was all adrenaline...and then...ecstasy. Barry looks at Adam. BARRY Alright. ADAM You think that was all a trap? BARRY Of course. I'm sory. I flew us right into this. What were we thinking? Look at us, we're just a couple of bugs
 in this world. ADAM What do you think the humans will do to us if they win? BARRY I don't know. ADAM I hear they put the roaches in motels. That doesn't sound so bad. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 90. BARRY Adam, they check in, but they don't check out. Adam GULPS. ADAM Oh my. ANGLE ON: the hospital window. We see THREE PEOPLE smoking outside on the sidewalk. The smoke drifts in. Adam COUGHS. ADAM (CONT'D) Say, could you get a nurse to close that window? BARRY Why? ADAM The smoke. Bees don't smoke. BARRY Right. Bees don't smoke. Bees don't smoke! But some bees are smoking. Adam, that's it! That's our case. Adam starts putting his clothes on. ADAM it is? It's not over? BARRY No. Get up. Get dressed. I've got to go
 good time. I actually once heard a pretty funny story abouta bee-- MONTGOMERY Your Honor, haven't these ridiculous bugs taken up enough of this court's valuable time? Montgomery rolls out from behind his table. He's sus pended in a LARGE BABY CHAIR with wheels. MONTGOMERY (CONT'D) How much longer are we going to allow these absurd shenanigans to go on? They have presented no compe Illing evidence to support their charges against my clients wiho have all run perfectly legitimate businesses. I move for a complete dismissal of this entire case. JUDGE Mr. Flayman, I am afraid I am going to have to consider Mr. Montgomery's motion. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 92. ADAM But you can't. We have a terrific case. MONTGOMERY Where is your
 crashing to the table. He bounces right back up. VANESSA (CONT'D) Oh, sorry. BARRY Ow!! I'm okay. Vanessa, do you know what this means? All the honey is finally going to belong to the bees. Now we won't have to work so hard all the time. Montgomery approaches Barry, surrounded by the press. The cameras and microphones go to Montgomery. MONTGOMERY (waving a finger) This is an unholy perversion of the balance of nature, Benson! You'll regret this. ANGLE ON: Barry's 'deer in headlights' expre ssion, as the press pushes microphones in his face. "Bee Movie"
 Ralph Lauren, and I have no pants. The Press follows Barry as he EXITS. ANGLE ON: Adam and Vanessa. ADAM (putting papers away) What if Montgomery's right? VANESSA What do you mean? ADAM We've been living the bee way a long time. 27 million years. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 3600
 "HONEY ROUNDUP EXT. HONEY FARMS APIARY MONTAGE SARAH (V.o) Congratulations on your victory. What are you going to demand as a settlement? BARRY (V.O) (over montage) First, we're going to demand a complete shutdown of all bee work camps. Then, we want to get back all the honey that was ours to begin with. Every last drop. We demand an end to the glorification of the bear as anything more than a filthy, smelly, big-headed, bad breath, stink-machine. "Bee
 prance-about stage name! CUT TO: INT. A WOMAN'S SHOWER - MONTAGE A WOMAN is taking a shower, and using honey shampoo. An ATF&H age nt pulls the shower curtain aside, and grabs her bottle of shampoo. The woman SCREAMS. The agent turns to the 3 other agents, and Barry. ANGLE ON: Bary looking at the label on the shampoo bottle, shaking his head and writing in his clipboard. CUT TO: EXT. SUPERMARKET CAFE - MONTAGE Another customer, an old lady having her tea with a little jar of honey. gets her face pushed down onto the table and turned to the side by two agents. One of the agents has a gun on her. OLD LADY Can't breathe. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK - MONTAGE An OIL DRUM of honey is connected to Barry's hive. "Bee Movie" - JS
 balconies of the gyms. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK ANGLE ON: THE FLOWERS starting to DROOP. CUT TO: INT. J-GATE J-Gate is deserted. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 99. EXT. NEW HIVE CITY ANGLE ON: Bees sunning them selves. A TIMER DINGS, and they all turn over. CUT TO: EXT. CENTRAL PARK TIME LAPSE of Central Park turning brown. CUT TO: EXT. VANESSA'S FLORIST SHOP CLOSE-UP SHOT: Vanessa writes "Sorry. No more flowers." on a "Closed" sign, an turns it facing out. CUT TO: SEQ. 3700 - "IDLE HIVE EXT. NEW HIVE CITY-DAY Barry flies at high speed. TRACKING SHOT into the hive, through the lobby of Honex, and into Adam's office. CUT TO: INT. ADAM'S OFFICE - CONTINUOUS Barry meets Adam in his office. Adam's office is in
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 100. ADAM (exiting with a cardboard box of belongings) No, they're just home. They don't know what to do. BARRY Hmmm. ADAM They're laying out, they're sleeping in. I heard your Uncle Carl was on his way to San Antonio with a cricket. BARRY At least we got our honey back. They walk through the empty factory. ADAM Yeah, but sometimes I think, so what if the humans liked our honey? Who wouldn't? It's the greatest thing in the world. I was excited to be a part
 So, you take away the produce, that affects the entire animal kingdom. And then, of course... BARRY The human species? VANESSA (clearing throat) Ahem! BARRY Oh. So, if there 's no more pollination, it could all just go south here, couldn't it? VANESSA And I know this is also partly my fault. Barry takes a long SlGH. BARRY How about a suicide pact? VANESSA (not sure if he's joking) How would we do it? BARRY I'll sting you, you step on me. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 103. VANESSA That just kills you twice. BARRY Right, right. VANESSA Listen Barry. Sorry but I've got to get going. She EXITS. BARRY (looking out over the park) Had to open my mouth and talk... (looking back) Vanessa..? Vanessa is gone. CUT TO: SEQ. 3935 "GOING TO PASADENA" EXT. NY
 JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 104. BARRY (chuckling to himself) Tournament of Roses. Roses can't do sports. Wait a minute...roses. Roses? Roses!? Vanessa! Barry follows shortly after. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window. Barry follows shortly after Vanessa's cab. He catches up to it, and he pounds on the window.
 marshall. BARRY You do that. This whole parade is a fiasco! She EXITS. Vanessa removes the step-ladder. The princess FALLS. Barry and Vanessa take off in the float. BARRY (CONT'D) Let's see what this baby will do. ANGLE ON: Guy with he a ds et talking to drivers. HEADSET GUY Hey! The float ZOOMS by. A young CHILD in the stands, TIMMY, cries. CUT TO: EXT. FLOAT STAGING AREA- A FEW MOMENTS LATER ANGLE ON: Vanessa putting the prince ss hat on. BARRY (V.O) Then all we do is blend in with traffic, without arousing suspicion. CUT TO: EXT. THE PARADE ROUTE - CONTINUOUS The floats go flying by the crowds. Barry and Vanessa's float CRASHES through the fence. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 109. EXT. LA FREEWAY Vanessa and Barry
 (0.C) Then, if we 're lucky, we'll have just enough pollen to do the job. DISSOLVE TO: SEQ. 4025
 life raft explode d... Now one 's bald, one's in a boat, and they're both uncons cious. VANESSA Is that another bee joke? BARRY No. No one 's flying the plane. The AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER, BUD, spea ks over the radio. BUD This is JFK control tower. Flight 356, what's your status? Vanessa presses a button, and the intercom comes on. VANESSA This is Vanessa Bloome. I'm a florist from New York. BUD Whe re's the pilot? VANESSA He's unconscious and so is the copilot. BUD Not good. Is there any one onboard who has flight experience? A BEAT. BARRY As a matter of fact, there is. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 114. BUD Who's that? VANESSA Barry Benson. BUD From the honey trial? Oh great. BARRY Vanessa, this is nothing more than a big metal bee. It's got giant
 wings, huge engines. VANESSA I can't fly a plane. BARRY Why not? Isn't John Travolta a pilot? VANESSA Yes? BARRY How hard could it be? VANESSA Wait a minute. Barry, we're headed into some lightning. CUT TO: Vanessa shrugs, and takes the controls. SEQ. 4150-" BARRY FLIES P LANE" INT. BENSON HOUSE The family is all huddled around the TV at the Benson house. ANGLE ON: TV. Bob Bumble is broadcasting. BOB BUMBLE This is Bob Bum ble. We have some late-breaking news from JFK airport, whe re a very suspenseful scene is developing. Barry Benson, fresh off his stunning legal victory... "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 115. Adam SPRAYS a can of HONEY-WHIP into his mouth. ADAM That's Bary. BOB BUMBLE..is now attempting to land a plane,
 what happened? BARRY (noticing the control panel) Wait a minute. I think we were on autopilot that whole time. VANESSA That may have been helping me. BARRY And now we're not! VANESSA (V.O.) (folding her arms) Well, then it turns out I cannot fly a plane. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 118. BARRY (CONT'D) Vanessa struggles with the yoke. CUT TO: EXT. AIRP LA NE The airplane goes into a steep dive. CUT TO: SEQ. 4175
 CRASH LANDING" INT. J-GATE An ALERT SIGN READING: "Hive Alert. We Need:" Then the SIGNAL goes from "Two Bees" "Some Bees" "Every Bee There Is" Lou Loduca gathers the pollen jocks at J-Gate. LOU LODUCA All of you, let's get behind this fellow. Move it out! The bees follow Lou Loduca, and EXIT J-Gate. CUT TO: INT.
 The pollen jocks! VANESSA They do get behind a fellow. BARRY Black and yellow. LOU LODUCA (over headset) Hello. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 121. Alright you two, what do you say we drop this tin can on the bla cktop? VANESSA What blacktop? Where? I can't see anything. Can you? BARRY No, nothing. It's all cloudy. CUT TO: EXT. RUNWAY Adam SHOUTS. ADAM Come on, you've got to think bee, Barry. Thinking bee, thinking bee. ANGLE ON: Overhe ad shot of runway. The bees are in the formation of a flower. In unison they move, causing the flower to FLASH YELLOW AND BLACK. BEES (chanting) Thinking bee, thinking bee. CUT TO: INT. COCKPIT We see through the swirling mist and clouds. A GIANT SHAPE OF A FLOWER is forming in the middle of the
 runway. BARRY Wait a minute. I think I'm fee ling something. VANESSA What? BARRY I don't know, but it's strong. And it's pulling me, like a 27 million year old instinct. Bring the nose of the plane down. "Bee Movie"
 VANESSA Cut the engines? BARRY We're going in on bee power. Ready boys? LOU LODUCA Affirmative. CUT TO: "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 123. INT. AIRP LA NE COCKPIT BARRY Good, good, easy now. Land on that flower! Ready boys? Give me full reverse. LoU LODUCA Spin it around! The plane attempts to land on top of an "Aloha Airlines" plane with flowers painted on it. BARRY (V.O) I mean the giant black and yellow pulsating flower made of millions of bees! VANESSA Which flower? BARRY That flower! VANESSA I'm aiming at the flower! The plane goes after a FAT GUY IN A HAWAIIAN SHIRT. BARRY (V.O) That's a fat guy in a flowered shirt! The other other flower! The big one. He snaps a photo and runs away. BARRY (CONT'D) Full forward. Ready
 "RUNWAY SPEECH" EXT.RUNWAY - CONTINUOUS The INFLATA BLE SLIDES pop out the side of the plane. The passengers escape. Barry and Vanessa slide down out of the cockpit. Barry and Vanessa exhale a huge breath. VANESSA Barry, we did it. You taught me how to fly. Vanessa raises her hand up for a high five. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 125. BARRY Yes. No high five. VANESSA Right. ADAM Bary, it worke d. Did you see the giant flower? BARRY What giant flowe r? Where? Of course I saw the flower! That was genius, man. Genius! ADAM Thank you. BARRY But we 're not done yet. Barry flies up to the wing of the plane, and addresses the bee crowd. BARRY (CONT'D) Listen everyone. This runway is
 Law". "Bee Movie"
 them anywhere. "Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 129. BARRY Not a problem, Vannie. Just leave it to me. Vanessa turns back to deal with a customer. VANESSA You're a life-saver, Barry. (to the next customer) Can I help who's next? Who's next? ANGLE ON: Vanessa smiling back at Barry. Barry smiles too, then snaps himself out of it. BARRY (speaks into his antennae) Alright. Scramble jocks, it's time to fly! VANESSA Thank you, Barry! EXT. FLOWER SHOP - CONTINUOUS ANGLE ON: Ken and Andy walking down the street. KEN (noticing the new sign) Augh! What in the world? It's that bee again! ANDY (guiding Ken prote ctive ly) Let it go, Kenny. KEN That bee is living my life! When will this nightmare end? ANDY Let it all go. They don't break stride. ANGLE ON:
 Camera in front of Barry as he flies out the door and up into the sky. Pollen jocks fold in formation behind him as they zoom into the park. BARRY (to Splitz) Beautiful day to fly. " Bee Movie" - JS REVISIONS 8/13/07 130. JACKSON Sure is. BARRY Between you and me, I was dying to get out of that office. FADE OUT: "Bee Movie"
Just Zoom in. You Can trust Me

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birds flying: Sailing the waves - my attempt to capture the feeling you experience when watching sea birds flying free
 birds flying: Sailing the waves - my attempt to capture the feeling you experience when watching sea birds flying free

Sailing the waves - my attempt to capture the feeling you experience when watching sea birds flying free

birds flying: Kingdom Animalia Phylum Class DUCKS Sure we know Donald and Daffy, but there's much more to ducks than what seen in cartoons. In reality, ducks, members of the Anatidae family, are extraordinarily complex creatures-the product of millions of years of evolutionary adaptation. Here are some facts and stats about ducks. Chordata Aves we' iformes Family Anatidae Diving ducks are able to see well under water thanks to two powerful eye muscles that control the curvature of the cornea and lens. Bills are made of soft Ducks do not have teeth. Many species have keratin and are DUCKS NO DUCKS , smail, comb-lke generally flat. ehice Ducks are found almost all group of ducks Is referred to as a raft, team, or paddling over the world, with the insects and other food from the water. exception of Antarctica. While female ducks tend. -descript, brown feathers, male ducks have far more colorful plumage. It's one of the ways males attract mates. The iridescent hues come from Very few ducks actually quack. The female mallard makes the famous quack- ing sound often associated with ducks. tiny crystals embedded in their feathers. When most birds molt, they replace flight feathers one at a time. Ducks, however, drop all their flight feathers at once, leaving them temporarily grounded. Duck wings are short and pointed and supported by strong muscles. In order t flap their wings in rapid succession. Ducks can store extra food in their esophagi. Mallards have been known to store nearly a quarter of a pound of grain in their esophagi able fnd dhoseb cherthy after hatching to Hormone levels can change feet color. During courtship, increased hormones can to turn orange or Ducks are also omnivores. They typically feed on aquatic vegetation as well as small insects, crustaceans and some fish. foathe rproof their bright red. them with a waxy ointment that's secreted from a gland at the base of the tail. Ducks fly in v-shaped patterns to reduce headwind for birds flying behind the leader. Migrat they've used for centuries. When paddling, ducks achieve a considerable amount of force by pushing their webbed-feet not only backwards but downwards in the water. Ducks open the webbing on their feet to create extra drag while in flight. To fly faster, ducks close the webbing to limit air resistance. Male ducks are called drakes. Female ducks are called hens. Baby ducks are called ducklings. t plan THERE ARE DIVERS DABBLERS Most ducks are monogamous during the breeding season MAIN TYPES Dabblers feed by skimming the water themselves to reach food iust below the surface. Divers go deeper under water. ling OF DUCKS Diving ducks have legs that are set far to the back of the body, which causes them to waddle on land, but helps them swim faster and with more control. Dabblers have legs that are more centrally located, which allows them greater mobility while feeding on land. A close relative of modern ducks lived Diving ducks sit much lower in the water than dabblers. Divers are able to submerge easily to go after under-water prey alongside dinosaurs more than 65 million Dabblers sit high in the water. years ago. NATURE SOURCES: DUCKS UNLIMITED AND THE CORNELL LAB OF ORNITHOLOGY 2012 THIRTEEN ALL RIGHTS RESERVED www.PBS.ORG/NATURE
 birds flying: Kingdom Animalia
 Phylum
 Class
 DUCKS
 Sure we know Donald and Daffy, but there's much more to ducks than what
 seen in cartoons. In reality, ducks, members of the Anatidae family, are
 extraordinarily complex creatures-the product of millions of years of evolutionary
 adaptation. Here are some facts and stats about ducks.
 Chordata
 Aves
 we'
 iformes
 Family
 Anatidae
 Diving ducks are able to see well under
 water thanks to two powerful eye
 muscles that control the curvature of
 the cornea and lens.
 Bills are made of soft
 Ducks do not have teeth. Many species have
 keratin and are
 DUCKS
 NO DUCKS
 , smail, comb-lke
 generally flat.
 ehice
 Ducks are found almost all
 group of ducks Is referred to as a raft,
 team, or paddling
 over the world, with the
 insects and other food from the water.
 exception of Antarctica.
 While female ducks tend.
 -descript,
 brown feathers, male ducks have far more
 colorful plumage. It's one of the ways males
 attract mates. The iridescent hues come from
 Very few ducks actually
 quack. The female mallard
 makes the famous quack-
 ing sound often associated
 with ducks.
 tiny crystals embedded in their feathers.
 When most birds molt, they replace flight
 feathers one at a time. Ducks, however,
 drop all their flight feathers at once, leaving
 them temporarily grounded.
 Duck wings are short and pointed and
 supported by strong muscles. In order
 t flap their
 wings in rapid succession.
 Ducks can store extra food in
 their esophagi. Mallards have
 been known to store nearly a
 quarter of a pound of grain in
 their esophagi
 able
 fnd dhoseb cherthy after hatching
 to
 Hormone levels can change
 feet color. During courtship,
 increased hormones can
 to turn orange or
 Ducks are also omnivores. They typically
 feed on aquatic vegetation as well as
 small insects, crustaceans and some fish.
 foathe rproof their
 bright red.
 them with a waxy
 ointment that's
 secreted from a gland
 at the base of the tail.
 Ducks fly in v-shaped patterns to reduce
 headwind for birds flying behind the leader.
 Migrat
 they've used for centuries.
 When paddling, ducks achieve a
 considerable amount of force by pushing
 their webbed-feet not only backwards but
 downwards in the water.
 Ducks open the webbing on their
 feet to create extra drag while in
 flight. To fly faster, ducks close the
 webbing to limit air resistance.
 Male ducks are called drakes.
 Female ducks are called hens.
 Baby ducks are called ducklings.
 t plan
 THERE ARE
 DIVERS
 DABBLERS
 Most ducks are monogamous during
 the breeding season
 MAIN TYPES
 Dabblers feed by skimming the water
 themselves to reach food iust below the surface.
 Divers go deeper under water.
 ling
 OF DUCKS
 Diving ducks have legs that are set far to the back of
 the body, which causes them to waddle on land, but
 helps them swim faster and with more control.
 Dabblers have legs that are more centrally located,
 which allows them greater mobility while feeding
 on land.
 A close relative of modern ducks lived
 Diving ducks sit much lower in the water than
 dabblers. Divers are able to submerge easily to go
 after under-water prey
 alongside dinosaurs more than 65 million
 Dabblers sit high in the water.
 years ago.
 NATURE
 SOURCES: DUCKS UNLIMITED AND THE CORNELL LAB OF ORNITHOLOGY
 2012 THIRTEEN
 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
 www.PBS.ORG/NATURE
birds flying: You guys should go to Antarctica. It has great people and birds flying overhead. It’s so nice look at this bird I took a picture of before it flew.
 birds flying: You guys should go to Antarctica. It has great people and birds flying overhead. It’s so nice look at this bird I took a picture of before it flew.

You guys should go to Antarctica. It has great people and birds flying overhead. It’s so nice look at this bird I took a picture of befor...

birds flying: This picture of birds flying over a city. (I took it!)
 birds flying: This picture of birds flying over a city. (I took it!)

This picture of birds flying over a city. (I took it!)