Scripts to Read (features)

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a catalog of my Drive folder. The TV episodes/pilots are on another list.


Little Children

screenplay by Todd Field & Tom Perrotta; based on the novel by Tom Perrotta




The Truman Show

by Andrew M. Niccol




Up in the Air

screenplay by Jason Reitman and Sheldon Turner; from the novel by Walter Kirn




Mean Girls

by Tina Fey, based on the book Queen Bees and Wannabes by Rosalind Wiseman





Jerry Maguire

by Cameron Crowe




The Bourne Ultimatum

screenplay by Tony Gilroy and Scott Z. Burns and George Nolfi; screen story by Tony Gilroy; based on the novels by Robert Ludlum and Universal's "The Bourne Identity" and "The Bourne Ultimatum"




Ocean's 11

by Ted Griffin, based on a screenplay by Harry Brown and Charles Lederer




The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

by Fran Walsh & Philippa Boyens & Peter Jackson




Lone Survivor

written by Peter Berg, based on the book by Marcus Luttrell




The Matrix

by Larry and Andy Wachowski




Collateral

written by Stuart Beattie, revised drafts by Frank Darabont and Michael Mann




Flightplan

by Peter Dowling and Billy Ray




No Country for Old Men

by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen, based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy




The Usual Suspects

by Christopher McQuarrie




Alien

by Walter Hill and David Giler, based on screenplay by Dan O'Bannon, story by Dan O'Bannon and Ronald Shusett




Dawn of the Dead

written by James Gunn, rewrite by Michael Tolkin




Final Destination

by James Wong and Glen Morgan




It Follows

by David Robert Mitchell




Jennifer's Body

by Diablo Cody




The Omen

by David Seltzer




The Ring

by Ehren Kruger; revised draft by Scott Frank




Saw

by Leigh Whannell and James Wan




Scream

by Kevin Williamson





Youth in Revolt

written by Gustin Nash; based on the novel by C.D. Payne




Young Frankenstein

screenplay by Gene Wilder & Mel Brooks




Woman in Gold

by Alexi Kaye Campbell




Willow

screenplay by Bob Dolman




When Harry Met Sally

by Nora Ephron, Rob Reiner, Andrew Scheinman




What They Had

by Elizabeth Chomko




The Wedding Crashers

by Steve Faber & Bob Fisher




War for the Planet of the Apes

written by Mark Bomback & Matt Reeves, based on characters created by Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver




Wall-E

screenplay by Andrew Stanton and Jim Reardon; story by Andrew Stanton and Pete Docter




Wall Street

by Stanley Weiser & Oliver Stone




Wag the Dog

by David Mamet




Victoria & Abdul

by Lee Hall, based on the book Victoria & Abdul: The True Story of the Queen's Closest Confidant by Shrabani Basu




Vice

by Adam McKay




Valkyrie

by Christopher McQuarrie & Nathan Alexander




V for Vendetta

by Larry and Andy Wachowski based on the graphic novel by Alan Moore




Up

screenplay by Bob Peterson & Pete Docter; story by Pete Docter & Bob Peterson & Tom McCarthy




Unforgiven

by David Webb Peoples




Unbroken

screenplay by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen and Richard LaGravenase and William Nicholson, based on the book by Laura Hillenbrand




Tropic Thunder

screenplay by Justin Theroux & Ben Stiller and Etan Cohen; story by Ben Stiller & Justin Theroux




Trainspotting

screenplay by John Hodge, based on the novel by Irvine Welsh




Training Day

by David Ayer




Traffic

screenplay by Stephen Gaghan




Toy Story 3

Story by John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich; screenplay by Michael Arndt




Toy Story

original story by John Lasseter, Pete Docter, Andrew Standon and Joe Ranft; screenplay by Joss Whedon, Andrew Stanton, Joel Cohen and Alex Sokolow




Top Gun

by Chip Proser




Tombstone

by Kevin Jarre




Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

screenplay by Bridget O'Connor & Peter Straughan, based on the novel by John le Carre




Thunderheart

by John Fusco




Three Days of the Condor

by Lorenzo Semple Jr. and David Rayfiel




Thor: Ragnarok

written by Eric Pearson and Craig Kyle & Christopher L. Yost




The Wife

screenplay by Jane Anderson, based on the novel by Meg Wolitzer




The Verdict

by David Mamet




The Son of Saul

by Laszlo Nemes and Clara Royer




The Social Network

by Aaron Sorkin, based on the book "The Accidental Billionaires" by Ben Mezrich




The Sisters Brothers

written by Jacques Audiard and Thomas Bidegain, based on the book by Patrick deWitt




The Rider

written by Chloe Zhao




There's Something about Mary

screenplay by Ed Decter & John J. Strauss and Peter Farrelly & Bobby Farrelly, story by Ed Decter & John J. Strauss




Thelma & Louise

by Callie Khouri




The Imitation Game

written by Graham Moore; based on "Alan Turing: The Enigma" by Andrew Hodges




The Happy Prince

by Rupert Everett




The Grand Budapest Hotel

screenplay by Wes Anderson, story by Wes Anderson and Hugo Guinness




The Front Runner

by Matt Bai & Jay Carson & Jason Reitman




The Favourite

written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara




The Dark Knight Rises

by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan; story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer, based on characters appearing in comic books published by DC Comics; Batman created by Bob Kane




The Dark Knight

by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan; story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer; Batman created by Bob Kane




The Usual Suspects

written by Christopher McQuarrie




The Secret Life of Pets

written by Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio and Brian Lynch




The Revenant

by Mark L. Smith, based on the novel by Michael Punke




The Lion King

written by Irene Mecchi & Jonathan Roberts, music by Elton John, lyrics by Tim Rice




The Girl on the Train

by Erin Cressida Wilson, adapted from the novel by Paula Hawkins




The Bourne Identity

by Tony Gilroy and William Blake Herron, based on the novel by Robert Ludlum




The Big Lebowski

by Ethan & Joel Coen




The Beguiled

by Sofia Coppola, based on the novel by Thomas Cullinan




The Wolf of Wall Street

by Terence Winter, based on the book by Jordan Belfort




The Hurt Locker

by Mark Boal




The Hangover

by Jon Lucas & Scott Moore




The Shape of Water

by Guillermo del Toro & Vanessa Taylor




Syriana

by Stephen Gaghan, based on the book "See No Evil" by Robert Baer




Swingers

by Jon Favreau




Sweet Smell of Success

by Clifford Odets, Ernest Lehman




Sunset Boulevard

by Charles Bracket, Billy Wilder, D.M. Marshman, Jr. (1949)




Strangers on a Train

by Raymond Chandler and Czenzi Ormonde




Straight Outta Compton

screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff, story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and Andrea Berloff




Still Alice

by Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland, adapted from a novel by Lisa Genova




Star Trek: Insurrection

screenplay by Michael Pillar & Rick Berman




Star Trek: Generations

screenplay by Rick Berman, Ronald D. Moore, Brannon Braga




Star Trek 8: First Contact

story by Rick Berman & Brannon Braga & Ronald D. Moore, screenplay by Brannon Braga & Ronald D. Moore




Stan and Ollie

by Jeff Pope




Spotlight

written by Josh Singer & Tom McCarthy




Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

screenplay by Phil Lord and Rodney Rothman, story by Phil Lord





Some Like It Hot

screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond




Snow White and the Huntsman

screenplay by Evan Daugherty and John Lee Hancock and Hossein Amini, story by Evan Daugherty, inspired by the Brothers Grimm's "Little Snow White"




Slumdog Millionaire

by Simon Beaufoy




Sling Blade

by Billy Bob Thornton




The Sixth Sense

by M. Night Shyamalan




Sing

written by Garth Jennings




Sing Street

by John Carney




The Silence of the Lambs

by Ted Tally, based on the novel by Thomas Harris




Sideways

screenplay by Alexander Payne & Jim Taylor, based on the novel by Rex Pickett




Sicario

by Taylor Sheridan




Shrek

based on the book by William Steig; screenplay by Ted Elliott & Terry Rossio and Roger Schulman and Joe Stillman




Shakespeare in Love

by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard




Scrooged

by Mitchell Glazer and Michael O'Donoghue




Lincoln

by Tony Kushner, based in part on Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin




Say Anything

by Cameron Crowe




Saving Mr. Banks

by Kelly Marcel and Sue Smith




The Sandlot Kids

written by David Mickey Evans & Robert Gunter




Same Time Next Year

by Bernard Slade




Rush

by Peter Morgan




Roma

(in English) by Alfonso Cuaron




Rocky

by Sylvester Stallone




Red Sparrow

screenplay by Justin Haythe based on the book by Jason Matthews




Pulp Fiction

by Quentin Tarantino & Roger Avary




Private Life

by Tamara Jenkins




Prisoners

by Aaron Guzikowski




Pleasantville

by Gary Ross




Phantom Thread

written by Paul Thomas Anderson




On the Basis of Sex

by Daniel Stiepleman




On Chesil Beach

by Ian McEwan




Okja

written by Bong Joon Ho and Jon Ronson




Notting Hill

by Richard Curtis




Never Look Away

by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck




Network

by Paddy Chayefsky




Mystery Men

by Neil Cuthbert, based on the Dark Horse comic created by Bob Burden




Mr. Turner

by Mike Leigh




Moulin Rouge

by Baz Luhrmann & Craig Pearce




Moonrise Kingdom

screenplay by Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola




Miller's Crossing

by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen




Memphis Belle

written by Monte Merrick




Memento

screenplay by Christopher Nolan, based on "Memento Mori," a short story by Jonathan Nolan




Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

by John Collee and Peter Weir, based on the novels of Patrick O'Brien




Mary Queen of Scots

screenplay by Beau Willimon




Mary Poppins Returns

screenplay by David Magee, music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman, screen story by David Magee & Rob Marshall & John DeLuca, based on the "Mary Poppins" stories by P.L. Travers




Made in Dagenham

by William Ivory




Loving

written by Jeff Nichols




Looper

by Rian Johnson




The Lion in Winter

By James Goldman (1968)




Lion

adapted screenplay by Luke Davies




Letters from Iwo Jima

screenplay by Irish Yamashita, story by Iris Yamashita & Paul Haggis




Legally Blonde

by Karen McCullah Lutz & Kirsten Smith




Leave No Trace

by Debra Granik and Anne Rosellini, based on the novel My Abandonment by Peter Rock




The Last of the Mohicans

screenplay by Michael Mann and Christopher Crowe, based on the novel by James Fenimore Cooper




Lady Bird

by Greta Gerwig




La La Land

by Damien Chazelle




Kung Fu Panda

written by Jonathan Aibel & Glenn Berger




Kubo and the Two Strings

screenplay by Marc Haimes, Chris Butler, story by Shannon Tindle, Marc Haimes





The King's Speech

by David Seidler




Kill the Messenger

by Peter Landesman




The Karate Kid

by Robert Mark Kamen




Jaws

by Peter Benchley




It

written by Chase Palmer & CJ Fukunaga, based on the novel by Stephen King




It Comes at Night

by Trey Edward Shults




In the Heat of the Night

by Stirling Silliphant




Interstellar

written by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan




Inside Out

original story by Pete Docter, Ronnie del Carmen, screenplay by Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley




Inherent Vice

screenplay by Paul Thomas Anderson, based on the novel by Thomas Pynchon




Raiders of the Lost Ark

screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan, story by George Lucas




Inception

by Christopher Nolan




If Beale Street Could Talk

by Barry Jenkins, based on the book by James Baldwin




Hustle & Flow

by Craig Brewer





Hidden Figures

screenplay by Allison Schroeder and Theodore Melfi, based on the book Hidden Figures by Margot Shetterly




Hell or High Water

written by Taylor Sheridan




Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle

Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg





Green Book

by Nick Vallelonga & Brian Currie & Peter Farrelly




Gravity

by Alfonso Cuaron & Jonas Cuaron




Gone Baby Gone

adapted screenplay by Ben Affleck & Aaron Stockard




Gods and Monsters

by Bill Condon, based on the novel "Father of Frankenstein" by Christopher Bram




The Godfather

screenplay by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola, based on the novel by Mario Puzo




Gangs of New York

by Jay Cocks, Steven Zaillian, Kenneth Lonergan




Galaxy Quest

story by David Howard, screenplay by David Howard & Robert Gordon




Frozen

by Jennifer Lee




Frost/Nixon

by Peter Morgan




Fried Green Tomatoes

screenplay by Fannie Flagg and John Avnet, based on the novel "Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" by Fannie Flagg




First Man

screenplay by Josh Singer, based on the book by James R. Hansen




First Reformed

by Paul Schrader







Erin Brockovich

by Susannah Grant, revisions by Richard LaGravenase




Eighth Grade

by Bo Burnham




Darkest Hour

by Anthony McCarten




Dead Poets Society

by Tom Schulman




Deadpool

by Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick




Denial

script by David Hare based on the book History on Trial by Deborah E. Lipstadt




The Departed

by William Monahan based on "Internal Affairs"




Destroyer

written by Phil Hay & Matt Manfredi




Die Hard

screenplay by Jeb Stuart, revisions by Steven DeSouza, based on the novel Nothing Lasts Forever by Roderick Thorp




Disobedience

written by Sebastian Lelio and Rebecca Lenkiewicz, based on the novel by Naomi Alderman





Downsizing

by Alexander Payne & Jim Taylor




Dunkirk

by Christopher Nolan




Ed Wood

by Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski




Coco

original story by Lee Unkrich, Jason Katz, Matthew Aldrich, Adrian Molina, screenplay by Adrian Molina and Matthew Aldrich




Celeste and Jesse Forever

by Rashida Jones & Will McCormack




Casino Royale

screenplay by Neal Purvis & Robert Wade, and Paul Haggis, based on a novel by Ian Fleming




Carol

adapted screenplay by Phyllis Nagy





Capernaum (Chaos)

screenplay by Nadine Labaki, Jihad Hojeily, Michelle Keserwani




Can You Ever Forgive Me?

screenplay by Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty, based on the book by Lee Israel




Brigsby Bear

story by Kyle Mooney, screenplay by Kevin Costello & Kyle Mooney




Bridesmaids

by Annie Mumulo & Kristen Wiig




Braveheart

by Randall Wallace




Boyhood

written by Richard Linklater




Boy Erased

by Joel Edgerton, based on the memoir written by Garrard Conley




The Boxtrolls

written by Irena Brignull and Adam Pava, based on the book Here Be Monsters by Alan Snow




Blade Runner 2049

story by Hampton Fancher, screenplay by Hampton Fancher and Michael Green




Blade Runner

by Hampton Fancher, based on the story "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?" by Philip K. Dick




BlacKkKlansman

written by Charlie Wachtel & David Rabinowitz and Kevin Willmott & Spike Lee




Black Panther

adapted screenplay written by Ryan Coogler & Joe Robert Cole




Big Fish

by John August, based on the novel by Daniel Wallace




Beauty and the Beast

screenplay by Stephen Chbosky and Evan Spiliotopoulos, music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, based on the 1991 "Beauty and the Beast" screenplay by Linda Woolverton




Beautiful Boy

screenplay by Luke Davies & Felix van Groeningen, based on the books Beautiful Boy by David Sheff, and Tweak by Nic Sheff




The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen




Baby Driver

written by Edgar Wright




A Star Is Born

screenplay by Eric Roth and Bradley Cooper & Will Fetters, based on the 1954 screenplay by Moss Hart and the 1976 screenplay by Gregory Dunne & Joan Didion and Frank Pierson, based on a story written by William Wellman and Robert Carson




Arrival

by Eric Heisserer, based on the story "Story of Your Life" by Ted Chiang




Anthropoid

written by Sean Ellis and Anthony Frewin, based on a true story




Annihilation

by Alex Garland




American Beauty

by Alan Ball




Amadeus

by Peter Shaffer, based on the play by Peter Shaffer




All Is True

screenplay by Ben Elton




(500) Days of Summer

by Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber




42

written by Brian Helgeland




22 July

by Paul Greengrass, based on "One of Us" by Asne Seierstad




12 Years a Slave

by John Ridley




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