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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Booksmart and Rocketman – For Your Consideration - post author Don

Thanks again to Richie for the heads up on Booksmart and Rocketman posted for your consideration.

Booksmart – undated (but clearly after November 24, 2008), unspecified draft script by Emily Halpern & Sarah Haskins and Susanna Fogel and Katie Silberman – hosted by: United Artists – in pdf format

On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four years of fun into one night.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Rocketman – October 29, 2018 green revised draft script by Lee Hall – hosted by: Paramount – in pdf format

Rocketman is a musical fantasy about the human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. The story — set to Elton John’s beloved songs and performed by Taron Egerton — tells how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Ad Astra is floating around - post author Don

Thanks Shunsuke for the heads up on Ad Astra floating around the internet and can be found via a simple search. Also, another draft – December 2018 – of Joker is now floating around.

Check out the Movie Scripts and Screenplays page for more info.

– Don

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

A Hidden Life – For Your Consideration - post author Don

Thanks Richie for the heads up on this from Fox Searchlight.

A Hidden Life – July, 6, 2016 unspecified draft script by Terrence Malick – hosted by: Fox Searchlight – in pdf format

A HIDDEN LIFE is the story of an unsung hero, Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. When the Austrian peasant farmer is faced with the threat of execution for treason, it is his faith and his love for his wife Fani and children that keep his spirit alive.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

A24 weighs in on scripts studios are posting for award consideration - post author Don

Thanks to Ritchie for the heads up:

The Farewell – undated, unspecified draft script by Lulu Wang – hosted by: A24 – in pdf format

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Billi struggles with her family’s decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

Information courtesy of imdb.com
The Lighthouse – undated, unspecified draft script by Robert Eggers & Max Eggers – hosted by: A24 – in pdf format

The hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

Information courtesy of imdb.com
Waves – undated, unspecified draft script by Trey Edward Shults – hosted by: A24 – in pdf format

Traces the journey of a suburban African-American family – led by a well-intentioned but domineering father – as they navigate love, forgiveness, and coming together in the aftermath of a loss.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Check out these and more on the Scripts Studios are Posting for Award Consideration page.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Us and Booksmart - post author Don

Thanks to Barksid, Shunsuke, and Richie for the heads up on Us by Jordan Peele. You can find that on the Scripts Studios are Posting for Award Consideration page.

Thanks Sunsuke for the heads up on a link to Booksmart (2008 draft) which you can find on the Movie Scripts page.

Friday, November 1, 2019

Four more scripts Studios are posting for award consideration - post author Don

Check out four new scripts from Sony Pictures Classics on the Scripts Studios are posting for Award Consideration page.

 

Written in haste,

Don

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

It has begun – Hustlers script For Your Consideration - post author Don

It’s been a late start with Scripts Studios are Posting for 2019 – 2020 Script Award Consideration. Once again, Richie Solomon has outclassed me and located the first publically available FYC script of the season. I highly recommend you follow Richie Solomon’s Screening page for the latest available For Your Consideration* (*For Informational Purposes Only).

We begin the award season (for script nuts) with …

Hustlers – April 19, 2019 Unpecified draft script by Lorene Scafaria (Based on the article “The Hustlers at Scores” by Jessica Pressler) – hosted by: STX Awards – in pdf format

Inspired by the viral New York Magazine article, Hustlers follows a crew of savvy former strip club employees who band together to turn the tables on their Wall Street clients.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Oscar Nominated Screenplays - post author Don

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs – Undated, unspecified draft script by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen – hosted by: Netflix – in pdf format

Follows the story of two trail bosses on the Oregon Trail and a woman on the wagon train who needs the help of one of them and who might be a marriage prospect for the other.

Information courtesy of imdb.com
Black Klansmen – undated, unspecified draft script by Charlie Wachtel & David Rabinowitz and Kevin Willmott & Spike Lee – hosted by: Focus Features – in pdf format

Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, CO, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish surrogate who eventually becomes its leader. Based on actual events.

Information courtesy of imdb.com
Can You Ever Forgive Me? – March 13, 2017 Final Shooting Script script by Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty – hosted by: Fox Searchlight – in pdf format

ollowing the critical and commercial failure of her biography of Estée Lauder, author Lee Israel struggles with financial troubles, writer’s block and alcoholism. With her agent unable to secure her an advance for a new biography, Israel is forced to sell her possessions to cover her expenses; she sells a personal letter she received from Katharine Hepburn to Anna, a local book dealer. While conducting research for a novel about Fanny Brice, Israel happens upon a letter from Brice folded in a book, which she takes and offers to sell to Anna. She offers Israel a low price due to the letter’s lack of interesting content. Israel begins to forge and sell letters by deceased writers, playwrights, and actors, lacing them with intimate details to command a higher price. Anna, who is a fan of Israel’s own writing, attempts to initiate a romantic relationship with her, but is rebuffed..

Information courtesy of imdb.com
If Beale Street Could Talk – undated, unspecified draft script by Barry Jenkins (Adapted from the novel by James Baldwin) – hosted by: AnnaPurna Guilds – in pdf format

Baldwin’s novel “follows Tish, a newly engaged Harlem woman who races against the clock to prove her lover’s innocence while carrying their first born child. It’s a celebration of love told through the story of a young couple, their families, and their lives.”

Information courtesy of imdb.com
A Star is Born – October 5, 2018 final as filmed script by Eric Roth and Bradley Cooper & Will Fetters (based on the 1954 screenplay by Moss Hart and the 1976 screenplay by John Gregory Dunne & Joan Didion and Frank Pierson (based on a story by William Wellman and Robert Carson)) – hosted by: Warner Bros. – in pdf format

Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers-and falls in love with-struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer – until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Best Original Screenplay
The Favourite – March 23, 2017 Final Shooting script by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara – hosted by: Fox Searchlight – in pdf format

In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.

Information courtesy of imdb.com
First Reformed – undated, unspecified draft script by Paul Schrader – hosted by: A24 Awards – in pdf format

A minister of a small congregation in upstate New York grapples with mounting despair brought on by tragedy, worldly concerns and a tormented past.

Information courtesy of imdb.com
Green Book – Undated, unspecified draft script by Nick Vallelonga & Brian Currie & Peter Farrelly – hosted by: Universal Pictures – in pdf format

A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.

Information courtesy of imdb.com
Roma – Undated, unspecified draft script by Alfonso Cuarón – hosted by: Netflix – in pdf format

A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the early 1970s.

Information courtesy of imdb.com
Vice – undated, unspecified draft script by Adam McKay – hosted by: AnnaPurna Guilds – in pdf format

The story of Dick Cheney, an unassuming bureaucratic Washington insider, who quietly wielded immense power as Vice President to George W. Bush, reshaping the country and the globe in ways that we still feel today.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

Check Other scripts up for award consideration.

Sunday, January 6, 2019

Green Book screenplay – For Your Consideration - post author Don

THanks to Ali and Barksid for the heads up on this script that studios are posting for award consideration.

Green Book – Undated, unspecified draft script by Nick Vallelonga & Brian Currie & Peter Farrelly – hosted by: Universal Pictures – in pdf format

A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.

Information courtesy of imdb.com

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