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Read Through The Best Screenplays of 2015!

The screenplays for some of the best films of the year is now officially up.  Studio companies released official pdf copies of their movies which are now currently gearing up for the awards season heat.  The excellent Inside Out, Ex Machina and...
by The Film Geek Guy on Dec 15, 2015

The Literary Art of The Screenplay

When fictional literature (of all genres, I don’t play that sci-fi / horror / romance shame game) is discussed, it’s often in four forms: novels and their shorter cousins the novella / novelette, short stories, plays, and poetry.  But there’s...
by Book Riot on Sep 15, 2015

Screenplay: ‘Locke’

Locke: A man’s (Tom Hardy) life unravels after he leaves a construction site at a critical time and drives to London to be present for the birth of a child conceived during a one-night stand. Director & Writer: Steven Knight Cast: Tom Hardy...
by Daily Actor on Dec 12, 2014

Screenplay: ‘The Theory of Everything’

Here's the screenplay for 'The Theory of Everything', starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones The post Screenplay: ‘The Theory of Everything’ appeared first on Daily Actor. If you'd like to read the rest, please visit: http://www.dai...
by Daily Actor on Dec 11, 2014

Screenplay: ‘Wild’

Wild: Driven to the edge by the loss of her beloved mother (Laura Dern), the dissolution of her marriage and a headlong dive into self-destructive behavior, Cheryl Strayed (Reese Witherspoon) makes a decision to halt her downward spiral and put her l...
by Daily Actor on Dec 8, 2014

Screenplay: ‘Calvary’

Calvary: An honest and good-hearted priest (Brendan Gleeson) wrestles with a cynical, spiteful community after he receives a death threat from an unknown parishioner. Writer/Director: John Michael McDonagh Cast: Brendan Gleeson, Chris O’Dowd, K...
by Daily Actor on Dec 4, 2014

Screenplay: ‘The Fault in Our Stars’

The Fault in Our Stars Screenplay: Hazel and Gus are two extraordinary teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them—and us—on an unforgettable journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculo...
by Daily Actor on Nov 17, 2014

Screenplay: ‘Gone Girl’

Gone Girl Screenplay: Directed by David Fincher and based upon the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn – unearths the secrets at the heart of a modern marriage. On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) reports that...
by Daily Actor on Nov 17, 2014

Read The Screenplay For 'Gone Girl'

One thing that made David Fincher's 'Gone Girl' was the excellent script by Gillian Flynn, whom is also the author of the book it's based on -- providing a very faithful film adaptation. It manages to tight every single detail without actually being...
by The Film Geek Guy on Nov 12, 2014

Screenplay: ’42’

42: The story of Jackie Robinson from his signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers organization in 1945 to his historic 1947 rookie season when he broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball. Writer/Director:  Brian Helgeland Cast: Chadwick Boseman,...
by Daily Actor on Sep 11, 2014

Screenplay: Sofia Coppola’s ‘The Bling Ring’

In The Bling Ring, Oscar Winning filmmaker Sofia Coppola takes us inside the world of these teens, where their youthful naivete and excitement is amplified by today’s culture of celebrity and luxury brand obsession. The members of the Bling Rin...
by Daily Actor on Sep 11, 2014

Screenplay: ‘The Fifth Estate’

The Fifth Estate: A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century’s most fiercely debated organization. Directed By: Bill C...
by Daily Actor on Sep 11, 2014

Screenplay: ‘Before Midnight’

Before Midnight: We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna. Directed by: Richard Linklater Written and Directed by: Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke, Julie...
by Daily Actor on Sep 11, 2014

Screenplay: ‘Enough Said’

Enough Said: A divorced and single parent, Eva (Julia Louis Dreyfus) spends her days enjoying work as a masseuse but dreading her daughter’s impending departure for college. She meets Albert (James Gandolfini) – a sweet, funny and like-mi...
by Daily Actor on Feb 10, 2014

The Writer's Idea Book 10th Anniversary Edition: How to Develop Great Ideas for Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Screenplays

 The Writer's Idea Book 10th Anniversary Edition: How to Develop Great Ideas for Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Screenplays The Writer's Idea Book 10th Anniversary Edition: How to Develop Great Ideas for Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and S...
by Book Store on Feb 9, 2014

Screenplay: ‘The Invisible Woman’

Cast: Ralph Fiennes and Felicity Jones If you'd like to read the rest, please visit: http://www.dailyactor.com...
by Daily Actor on Feb 7, 2014

Screenplay: Woody Allen’s ‘Blue Jasmine’

Written and Directed by: Woody Allen If you'd like to read the rest, please visit: http://www.dailyactor.com...
by Daily Actor on Feb 7, 2014

Screenplay: ’12 Years a Slave’

12 Years a Slave: Chiwetel Ejiofor stars as Solomon Northup, the New York State citizen who was kidnapped and made to work on a plantation in New Orleans in the 1800s. If you'd like to read the rest, please visit: http://www.dailyactor.com...
by Daily Actor on Feb 4, 2014

Screenplay: ‘August: Osage County’

August: Osage County tells the dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional...
by Daily Actor on Feb 4, 2014

Read Through Screenplays of Over 30 Award Contenders Including 'Wolf of Wall Street', 'Captain Phillips', etc.

If you're like me who like flipping through pages of a script or happened to be an aspiring writer/ filmmaker, then you're in luck. As over 34 Award considered screenplays for movies like 'Gravity' or 'Fruitvale Station' has been released in time for...
by The Film Geek Guy on Dec 18, 2013


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