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12 and Holding Anthony Cipriano
12 Monkeys David Peoples, Janet Peoples
127 Hours Simon Beaufoy, Danny Boyle
1492: Conquest of Paradise Roslyne Bosch
17 Again Jason Filardi
187 Scott Yagemann
2012 Roland Emmerich, Harald Kloser
25th Hour David Benioff
44 Inch Chest Louis Mellis, David Scinto
50-50 Will Reiser
500 Days of Summer Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber
9 Pamela Pettler, Shane Acker
Dry White Season, A Euzhan Palcy
A Few Good Men Aaron Sorkin
Walk to Remember, A Karen Janszen
Absolute Power David Baldacci, William Goldman
Adaptation Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman
Affliction Russell Banks, Paul Schrader
After.Life Agnieszka Wojtowicz-Vosloo
Agnes of God John Pielmeier
Air Force One Andrew W. Marlowe
Ali Stephen J Rivele, Christopher Wilkinson, Eric Roth, Michael Mann
Alien 3 Rex Pickett
Alien Nation Rockne O'Bannon, James Cameron
All About Eve Joseph Mankiewicz
All the King's Men Robert Rossen
All the President's Men William Goldman
Almost Famous Cameron Crowe
Amadeus Peter Shaffer
Amelia Ronald Bass, Anna Hamilton Phelan
American Beauty Alan Ball
American Gangster Steven Zaillian, Mark Jacobson
American Graffiti George Lucas, Gloria Katz, Willard Huyck
American History X David McKenna
American Madness Robert Riskin
American Psycho Matthew Markwalder
American Splendor Robert Pulcini, Shari Springer Berman
An Education Nick Hornby, Lynn Barber
Angel Eyes Gerald DiPego
Angels & Demons David Koepp, Akiva Goldsman
Anonymous John Orloff
Antitrust Howard Franklin
Apocalypse Now Francis Ford Coppola, John Milius, Joseph Conrad
Apollo 13 Jim Lovell, Jeffrey Kluger, William Broyles Jr., Al Reinert
Apt Pupil Brandon Boyce
As Good As It Gets Mark Andrus, James L. Brooks
At First Sight Oliver Sacks, Steve Levitt, Irwin Winkler, Rob Cowan
Autumn in New York Allison Burnett
Awakenings Steven Zaillian
Babel Guillermo Arriaga
Backdraft Gregory Widen
Bad Day at Black Rock Don McGuire, Millard Kaufman, Howard Breslin
Bad Lieutenant Abel Ferrara, Zoe Lund
Badlands Terence Malick
Bamboozled Spike Lee
Barry Lyndon Stanley Kubrick
Barton Fink Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Basic James Vanderbilt
Basquiat Julian Schnabel
Beginners Mike Mills
Being Human Bill Forsyth
Being There Jerry Kosinski, Robert C. Jones
Beloved Richard LaGravenese, Toni Morrisson
Big Fish Daniel Wallace, John August
Birthday Girl Tom Butterworth, Jez Butterworth
Black Rain Craig Bolotin, Warren Lewis
Black Snake Moan Craig Brewer
Black Swan Mark Heyman, Andres Heinz, John McLaughlin
Blade Runner Hampton Fancher, David Peoples
Blood Simple Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Blow David McKenna, Nick Cassavetes
Blue Valentine Derek Cianfrance, Cami Delavigne, Joey Curtis
Blue Velvet David Lynch
Bodies, Rest & Motion Roger Hedden
Bodyguard Lawrence Kasdan
Bonfire of the Vanities Michael Cristofer
Bonnie and Clyde David Newman, Robert Benton
Boogie Nights Paul Thomas Anderson
Boondock Saints 2: All Saints Day Troy Duffy
Bound Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski
Braveheart Randall Wallace
Break Oliver Stone
Brick Rian Johnson
Bringing Out the Dead Paul Schrader
Broadcast News James L. Brooks
Broken Embraces Pedro Almodovar
Bull Durham Ron Shelton
Buried Chris Sparling
Burlesque Steven Antin
Burning Annie Zack Ordynans
Cable Guy Lou Holtz Jr., Judd Apatow
Capote Dan Futterman
Cast Away William Broyles Jr.
Catch Me If You Can Jeff Nathanson
Cellular Larry Cohen, Chris Morgan, J. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress
Chaos Tony Giglio
Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe C.S. Lewis, Ann Peacock
Cinema Paradiso Giuseppe Tornatore
Citizen Kane Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles
City of Joy Gerald Brach, Roland Joffe
Clash of the Titans John Glenn, Travis Wright
Clerks Kevin Smith
Cobb Ron Shelton
Code of Silence Michael Butler, Dennis Shryack, Mike Gray, John Mason
Cold Mountain Charles Frazier, Anthony Minghella
Colombiana Robert Mark Kamen, Luc Besson
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Charlie Kaufman
Confidence Doug Jung
Constantine Jamie Delano, Garth Ennis
Cradle 2 the Grave John O'Brian, Channing Gibson
Crank Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor
Crash J.G. Ballard, David Cronenberg
Crazy, Stupid, Love Dan Fogelman
Crazylove Carol Watson
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon Wang Hui Ling, James Schamus, Tsai Kuo Jung
Croupier Paul Mayersberg
Cruel Intentions Roger Kumble
Crying Game Neil Jordan
Dances with Wolves Michael Blake
Dawn of the Dead George A. Romero
Day of the Dead George A. Romero
Days of Heaven Terrance Malick
Dead Poets Society Tom Schulman
Deception Mark Bomback, Patrick Marber
Defiance Clayton Frohman, Edward Zwick
Devil's Advocate Andrew Neiderman, Jonathan Lemkin
Diner Barry Levinson
Do The Right Thing Spike Lee
Dog Day Afternoon Frank Pierson
Donnie Brasco Paul Attanasio
Drive Hossein Amini, James Sallis
Eastern Promises Steven Knight
Ed Wood Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski, Tim Burton
Edward Scissorhands Tim Burton, Caroline Thompson
Elizabeth: The Golden Age William Nicholson, Michael Hirst
Enemy of the State David Marconi
Erin Brockovich Susannah Grant
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Charlie Kaufman, Michel Gondry, Pierre Bismuth
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues Tom Robbins, Gus Van Sant
Excalibur Rospo Pallenberg, John Boorman
Face Off Mike Werb, Michael Colleary
Fast Times at Ridgemont High Cameron Crowe
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Terry Gilliam, Tony Grisoni
Field of Dreams Phil Alden Robinson
Fight Club Jim Uhls
Five Easy Pieces Carole Eastman
Forrest Gump Eric Roth, Winston Groom
Four Feathers Michael Chiffer, Hossein Amini
Four Rooms Allison Anders, Quentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, Alexandre Rockwell
Fracture Dan Pyne
Frances Eric Bergren, Christopher De Vore, Nicholas Kazan
Frankenstein Steph Lady, Frank Darabont
Frozen River Courtney Hunt
Funny People Judd Apatow
Game 6 Don DeLillo
Gandhi John Briley
Gang Related Jim Kouf
Gangs of New York Jay Cocks, Steven Zaillian, Kenneth Lonergan
Gattaca Andrew Niccol
Get Carter Mike Hodges, Ted Lewis
Get Low Chris Provenzano, Scott Seeke, C. Gaby Mitchell
Get Shorty Scott Frank
Ghost World Daniel Clowes, Terry Zwigoff
Ghost Bruce Joel Rubin
G.I. Jane David Twohy
Ginger Snaps Karen Walton
Gladiator David Franzoni, John Logan
Glengarry Glen Gross David Mamet
Godfather Part II Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola
Godfather Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola
Gods and Monsters Bill Condon
Good Will Hunting Matt Damon, Ben Affleck
Gran Torino Nick Schenk
Grand Hotel Bela Balazs
Grand Theft Parsons Jeremy Drysdale
Hackers Rafael Moreu
Hancock Vincent Ngo, Vince Gilligan
Hannah and Her Sisters Woody Allen
Hard Rain Graham Yost
Heat Michael Mann
Heavenly Creatures Fran Walsh, Peter Jackson
Heist David Mamet
Henry Fool Hal Hartley
Henry's Crime Sacha Gervasi
He's Just Not That Into You Abby Kohn, Marc Silverstein
Hesher Spencer Susser, David Michod
High Fidelity Nick Hornby, D.V. DeVincentis
His Girl Friday Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur
Honeydripper John Sayles
Hostage Robert Crais
Hotel Rwanda Keir Pearson, Terry George
I am Sam Kristine Johnson, Jessie Nelson
I Love You Phillip Morris Glenn Ficarra, John Requa
I'll Do Anything James L. Brooks
In the Bedroom Robert Festinger, Todd Field
Insomnia Hilary Seitz
Interview with the Vampire Anne Rice, Neil Jordan
Into the Wild Sean Penn, Jon Krakauer
Inventing the Abbotts Ken Hixon
It's a Wonderful Life Frank Capra, Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Jo Swerling
Jacob's Ladder Bruce Joel Rubin
Jane Eyre Moira Buffini
Jerry Maguire Cameron Crowe
JFK Jim Marrs, Jim Garrison, Oliver Stone, Zachary Sklar
John Q James Kearns
Juno Diablo Cody
Kafka Lem Dobbs
Kids Larry Clark, Harmony Korine
Kill Bill Volume 1 & 2 Quentin Tarantino
Killing Zoe Roger Avary
King Kong Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson
Klute Andy Lewis, David Lewis
Kramer vs Kramer Robert Benton
Kundun Melissa Mathison
L.A. Confidential Brian Helgeland
Labor of Love M. Night Shyamalan
Larry Crowne Tom Hanks
Last Chance Harvey Joel Hopkins
Avventura, L' (The Adventure) Michelangelo Antonioni, Elio Bartolini, Tonino Guerra
Law Abiding Citizen Frank Darabont, Kurt Wimmer
Leaving Las Vegas Mike Figgis, John O'Brian
Life As A House Mark Andrus
Life Robert Ramsey, Matthew Stone
Light Sleeper Paul Schrader
Little Athens Jeff Zuber, Tom Zuber
Living in Oblivion Tom DiCillo
Lone Star John Sayles
Lord of War Andrew Niccol
Lost Highway David Lynch, Barry Gifford
Lost Horizon James Hilton, Robert Riskin
Lost in Translation Sofia Coppola
Love and Basketball Gina Prince-Bythewood
Made Jon Favreau
Magnolia Paul Thomas Anderson
Malcolm X Spike Lee, Arnold Perl
Man in the Iron Mask Randall Wallace
Man On Fire Brian Helgeland
Man on the Moon Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski
Manhunter Thomas Harris, Michael Mann
Margin Call J.C. Chandor
Margot at the Wedding Noah Baumbach
Marley & Me Don Roos
Martha Marcy May Marlene Sean Durkin
Marty Paddy Chayefsky
Mary Poppins Bill Walsh, Don DaGradi
Max Payne Beau Michael Thorne
Meet Joe Black Bo Goldman, Ron Osborn, Jeff Reno, Kevin Wade
Meet John Doe Richard Connell, Robert Presnell Sr.
Memento Christopher Nolan, Jonathan Nolan
Metro Randy Feldman
Miami Vice Michael Mann, Anthony Yerkovich
Midnight Cowboy James Leo Herlihy, Waldo Salt
Midnight Express Oliver Stone, Billy Hayes, William Hoffer
Milk Dustin Lance Black
Miller's Crossing Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Mini's First Time Nick Guthe
Minority Report Scott Frank
Misery William Goldman
Mission to Mars Lowell Cannon, Jim Thomas, John Thomas, Graham Yost
Moneyball Steven Zaillian, Aaron Sorkin
Moon Duncan Jones, Nathan Parker
Moonstruck John Patrick Shanley
Mr Brooks Bruce A. Evans, Raynold Gideon
Mrs. Brown Jeremy Brock
Mulholland Drive David Lynch
Mumford Lawrence Kasdan
Music of the Heart Pamela Gray
My Girl Laurice Elehwany
My Week with Marilyn Adrian Hodges
Nashville Joan Tewksbury
Nick of Time Patrick Duncan, Ebbe Roe Smith
Ninja Assassin Matthew Sand, J. Michael Straczynski
Notting Hill Richard Curtis
Observe and Report Jody Hill
Obsessed David Loughery
Omega Man John William Corrington
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Bo Goldman, Lawrence Hauben, Ken Kesey
Ordinary People Alvin Sargent, Judith Guest
Orphan David Leslie Johnson
Out of Sight Scott Frank
Panic Room David Koepp
Pariah Dee Rees
Pearl Harbor Randall Wallace
Peeping Tom Leo Marks
Perfect Creature Glenn Standring
Perfect World, A John Lee Hancock
Petulia Larry Marcus
Philadelphia Ron Nyswaner
Platoon Oliver Stone
Pleasantville Gary Ross
Point Break W. Peter Iliff, Rick King, Kathryn Bigelow
Precious Geoffrey Fletcher
Public Enemies Ronan Bennett, Michael Mann, Ann Eiderman
Pulp Fiction Quentin Tarantino, Roger Avary
Punch-Drunk Love Paul Thomas Anderson
Purple Rain Albert Magnoli, William Blinn
Rachel Getting Married Jenny Lumet
Raging Bull Paul Schrader, Mardik Martin
Rambling Rose Calder Willingham
Rebel Without A Cause Stewart Stern
Reindeer Games Ehren Kruger
Remember Me William Fetters, Jenny Lumet
Return of the Apes Terry Hayes
Revolutionary Road Justin Haythe
RKO 281 John Logan
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves Pen Densham, John Watson
Rocky Sylvester Stallone
Romeo & Juliet William Shakespeare, Craig Pearce, Baz Luhrmann
Save the Last Dance Duane G. Adler, Toni-Ann Johnson, Cheryl Edwards
Saving Private Ryan Robert Rodat
Scarface Oliver Stone
Schindler's List Steven Zaillian
Se7en Andrew Kevin Walker
Sense and Sensibility Jane Austen, Emma Thompson
Sex, Lies and Videotape Steven Soderbergh
Sex and the City Michael Patrick King
Sexual Life Ken Kwapis
Shakespeare in Love Marc Norman, Tom Stoppard
Shallow Grave John Hodge
Shame Steve McQueen, Abi Morgan
Shampoo Robert Towne, Warren Beatty
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The Billy Wilder, I.A.L Diamond
Sideways Rex Pickett, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor
Signs M. Night Shyamalan
Silence of the Lambs Thomas Harris, Ted Tally
Simone Andrew Niccol
Six Degrees of Separation John Guare
Sleepless in Seattle Jeff Arch, Nora Ephron, David S. Ward
Sling Blade Billy Bob Thornton
Slumdog Millionaire Simon Beaufoy, Vikas Swarup
Smokin' Aces Joe Carnahan
Snow Falling On Cedars Ronald Bass, Scott Hicks
Solaris Steven Soderbergh
Soldier David Webb Peoples
Someone To Watch Over Me Howard Franklin, Danilo Bach, David Seltzer
Something's Gotta Give Nancy Meyers
Spanglish James L. Brooks
Spartan Brian Helgeland
St. Elmo's Fire Joel Schumacher, Carl Kurlander
Star Trek: Nemesis John Logan
Starman Bruce A. Evans, Raynold Gideon
Stepmom Ronald Bass, Gigi Levangie, Elizabeth Chandler, Jessie Nelson, Steven Rogers
Storytelling Todd Solondz
Strange Days James Cameron, Jay Cocks
Sugar Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
Sunshine Cleaning Megan Holley
Suspect Zero Zak Penn
Swingers Jon Favreau
Synecdoche, New York Charlie Kaufman
Taking Lives Michael Pye, Jon Bokenkamp
Taking Sides Ronald Harwood
Tamara Drewe Moira Buffini
Taxi Driver Paul Schrader
Terminator 2: Judgement Day James Cameron, William Wisher
Terminator Harlan Ellison, James Cameron, Gale Anne Hurd, William Wisher Jr.
The American President Aaron Sorkin
The Anniversary Party Alan Cummings, Jennifer Jason Leigh
The Artist Michel Hazanavicius
The Bachelor Party Paddy Chayefsky
The Battle of Algiers Gillo Pontecorvo, Franco Solinas
The Battle of Shaker Heights Erica Beeney
The Beach Alex Garland, John Hodge
The Believer Henry Bean, Mark Jacobson
The Big Blue Luc Besson, Robert Garland
The Big White Collin Friesen
The Birds Daphne Du Maurier, Evan Hunter
The Black Dahlia Josh Friedman, James Ellroy
The Blast from the Past Bill Kelly, Hugh Wilson
The Book of Eli Gary Whitta
The Boondock Saints Troy Duffy
The Bourne Identity Tony Gilroy, Robert Ludlum
The Bourne Supremacy Tony Gilroy, Brian Helgeland, Robert Ludlum
The Breakfast Club John Hughes
The Brothers Bloom Rian Johnson
The Butterfly Effect J. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress
The Cider House Rules John Irving
The Cincinnati Kid Ring Lardner Jr, Terry Southern, Richard Jessup
The Cooler Frank Hannah, Wayne Kramer
The Crow Salvation Chip Johannessen
The Crow David Schow
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Eric Roth
The Damned United Peter Morgan, David Peace
The Day the Clown Cried Charles Denton, Jerry Lewis
The Day the Earth Stood Still Edmund H. North
The Debt Matthew Vaughn, Jane Goldman, Peter Straughan
The Deer Hunter Deric Washburn
The Departed William Monahan
The Descendants Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon, Jim Rash
The Doors Randall Jahnson, Oliver Stone
The Elephant Man Christopher De Vore, Eric Bergren, David Lynch
The English Patient Anthony Minghella
The Fabulous Baker Boys Steven Kloves
The Fifth Element Luc Besson
The Fighter Scott Silver, Paul Tamasy, Eric Johnson
The Getaway Walter Hill
The Ghost and the Darkness William Goldman
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Steven Zaillian
The Godfather Part III Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola
The Good Girl Mike White
The Graduate Buck Henry
The Grapes of Wrath Nunnally Johnson
The Green Mile Stephen King, Frank Darabont
The Grifters Donald E. Westlake
The Help Tate Taylor, Kathryn Stockett
The Horse Whisperer Eric Roth
The Hospital Paddy Chayefsky
The Ice Storm James Schamus
The Ides of March George Clooney, Grant Heslov, Beau Willimon
The Insider Eric Roth, Michael Mann
The Iron Lady Abi Morgan
The Island Caspian Tredwell-Owen
The Jacket Marc Rocco, Tom Bleecker, Massy Tadjedin
The King of Comedy Paul D. Zimmerman
The Kingdom Matthew Michael Carnahan
The King's Speech David Seidler
The Last Flight John Monk Saunders
The Last Samurai John Logan, Edward Zwick, Marshall Herskovitz
The Last Station Michael Hoffman, Jan Parini
The Life of David Gale Charles Randolph
The Limey Lem Dobbs
The Long Kiss Goodnight Shane Black
The Majestic, The (The Bijou) Michael Slone
The Man Who Knew Too Much John Michael Hayes
The Man Who Wasn't There Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
The Mask Mark Verheiden
The Miracle Worker William Gibson
The Next Three Days Paul Haggis
The Nines John August
The Other Boleyn Girl Peter Morgan, Philippa Gregory
The Patriot Robert Rodat
The Pianist Ronald Harwood, Wladyslaw Szpilman
The Piano Jane Campion
The Planet of the Apes Michael Wilson
The Postman Brian Helgeland, Eric Roth
The Power of One Robert Mark Kamen
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes Billy Wilder, I.A.L Diamond
The Program David S. Ward, Aaron Latham
The Proposal Pete Chiarelli
The Queen Peter Morgan
The Reader David Hare, Bernhard Schlink
The Road Joe Penhall
The Salton Sea Tony Gayton
The Sandlot Kids David Mickey Evans, Robert Gunter
The Searchers Frank Nugent
The Seventh Seal Ingmar Bergman
The Shawshank Redemption Frank Darabont
The Shipping News E. Annie Proulx, Robert Nelson Jacobs
The Siege Lawrence Wright, Menno Meyjes, Edward Zwick
The Sixth Sense M. Night Shyamalan
The Sting David Ward
The Stuntman Lawrence B. Marcus, Richard Rush, Paul Brodeur
The Sweet Hereafter Russel Banks, Atom Egoyan
The Talented Mr. Ripley Anthony Minghella
The Tourist Julian Fellowes
The Truman Show Andrew Niccol
The Verdict Barry Reed, David Mamet
The Village M. Night Shyamalan
The Visitor Thomas McCarthy
The White Ribbon Michael Haneke
The Woodsman Steven Fechter, Nicole Kassell
The Wrestler Rob Siegel
Thelma & Louise Callie Khouri
Thirteen Days David Self
This Boy's Life Robert Getchell
Tin Cup John Norville, Ron Shelton
Tin Men Barry Levinson
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Bridget O'Connor, Peter Straughan
Titanic James Cameron
TMNT Kevin Munroe
To Sleep with Anger Charles Burnett
Tombstone Kevin Jarre
Top Gun Chip Proser
Traffic Stephen Gaghan
Training Day David Ayer
Trainspotting Irvine Welsh, John Hodge
Tristan and Isolde Dean Georgaris
True Lies  Joel Cohen Ethan Coen Charles Portis
Twilight: New Moon Melissa Rosenberg, Stephenie Meyer
Twilight Melissa Rosenberg
Twin Peaks Mark Frost, David Lynch, Robert Engels
Two For The Money Dan Gilroy
U Turn John Ridley, Richard Rutowski, Oliver Stone
Unbreakable M. Night Shyamalan
Courage Under Fire Patrick Sheane Duncan
Unknown Oliver Butcher, Stephen Cornwell
Up in the Air Jason Reitman, Sheldon Turner
Up Pete Docter, Bob Peterson, Thomas McCarthy
V for Vendetta Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski
Valkyrie Christopher McQuarrie, Nathan Alexander
Walking Tall Mort Briskin, David Klass
Wall-E Andrew Stanton, Pete Docter
Wall Street Stanley Weiser, Oliver Stone
War Horse Lee Hall, Richard Curtis
Warm Springs Margaret Nagle
Warrior Gavin O'Connor, Anthony Tambakis, Cliff Dorfman
Water for Elephants Richard Lagravenese
We Own the Night James Gray
What Lies Beneath Sarah Kernochan, Clark Gregg
While She Was Out Susan Montford, Edward Bryant
White Jazz Joe Carnahan, Matthew Michael Carnahan
White Squall Charles Gieg Jr, Felix Sutton, Todd Robinson
Whiteout Jon Hoeber, Erich Hoeber, Greg Rucka
Wild At Heart David Lynch
Wild Things: Diamonds in the Rough Andy Hurst, Ross Helford
Wild Things Stephen Peters, Kem Nunn
Win Win Tom McCarthy
Witness Earl W. Wallace, Pamela Wallace, William Kelley
Wonder Boys Steven Kloves
You Can Count On Me Kenneth Lonergan
Youth in Revolt Gustin Nash