The "Modern Family" star breaks skulls and language barriers.
By Ben Joseph & David Young
ALARM BELLS. A FLASHLIGHT falls on an empty glass case.
BRITISH VOICE (V.O.)
The Infinity Orb has been swiped!
Call the police!
TITLE CARD: To recover the world’s greatest treasures...
The museum director stares out a large window.
No. I know someone who specializes
in covert artifact recovery.
She prefers the term... Explorer.
TITLE CARD: ...you need the world’s greatest explorer.
- A COOL BLUE BACKPACK is pulled on over a PURPLE SHIRT.
- Small WHITE SHOES are tied.
- A MONKEY runs onto a shoulder.
BACK TO SCENE:
REVEAL: DORA (Ariel Winter), pre-teen, is at the door. Her
monkey BOOTS is on her shoulder. She's deadly serious.
Hola mi amigos.
An ELECTRONIC VERSION of the DORA THEME starts. CUT TO:
INT. SECURITY OFFICE
The director and Dora review security footage of an OLDER
MAN in a BANDITO MASK and GLOVES stealing the orb.
Cameras captured a man in a purple
mask and gloves removing the orb.
Swiper. You old fox.
Do you know where to find him?
No. But I know someone who does.
INT. INTERROGATION ROOM
A SKETCHY INFORMANT takes a swig from a flask.
I'm the map! I'm the map! I'm the
WHAM. Dora slams him down on the table.
Cut the crap, Map! Where'd Swiper
take the orb?
GRAPHICS: On a MAP, a plane traces a dotted line to SOUTH
Last I heard... Guadalajara.
TITLE: COMING THIS SUMMER...
INT. JANITOR'S CLOSET
Dora KICKS DOWN A DOOR. She scans the room with a her gun,
then talks DIRECTLY TO CAMERA.
I need your help. If you see
Swiper, say his name out loud, OK?
SPIN TO REVEAL: A Janitor smoking a cigarette.
Dora swings from vines through the jungle.
There's someone I need to see.
TITLE: FROM THE PRODUCERS OF TRUE LIES
EXT. JUNGLE HUT
Dora pauses outside a small jungle hut.
Dora. It's been a while.
REVEAL: Diego is a SHIRTLESS MEGA-HUNK.
(holds up seven fingers)
I haven't seen you since I was this
TITLE: AND THE WRITERS OF YO GABBA GABBA
Dora and Boots are pinned down under heavy fire behind some
crates. Dora runs out of ammo. She takes off her backpack.
It talks through a flashing light:
Hola Dora! Soy backpack. What do
A miracle would be a nice start!
TITLE: ADVENTURE GOES BILINGUAL
Swiper has Dora tied to a chair. Boots is tied to a TINY
Join me, Dora. Together we'll be
the greatest swipers the world has
Dora spits in his face.
Swiper SLAPS her.
Dora and Boots run from an EXPLOSION.
(beat, to camera)
That means hurry.
Behind Dora, Swiper LEANS OUT OF A BUSH. Diego raises his
gun. Every time we cut back to Dora, Swiper's peeking out
from behind a different object in the BG.
Swiper! He's right behind you!
RIGHT BEHIND YOU!
Where? Do you see Swiper?
Diego GROANS. Fires.
EXT. ABANDONED BUILDING
With a gun battle going on in the background, we see Dora
and Swiper fighting. Swiper has the orb in his hands.
SWIPER! NO! SWIPING!
Dora grabs the orb and runs away from the building dodging
bullets. A beeping sound grabs Swipers attention. He turns
and sees a bomb.
(snaps his fingers)
The building explodes.
TITLE CARD: DORA THE EXPLORER AND THE QUEST FOR THE INFINITY