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Ben Hecht (February 28, 1894 – April 18, 1964) was an American screenwriter, director, producer, playwright, journalist, and novelist.
Bill Marsilii (born 1962) is an American screenwriter.
Carlo Carlei (born April 16, 1960 in Nicastro) is an Italian film director.
David Dobkin (born June 23, 1969) is an American film director, producer and former screenwriter.
David O. Selznick (May 10, 1902June 22, 1965) was an American film producer, screenwriter and film studio executive.
Déjà Vu (stylized onscreen as Deja Vu without accents) is a 2006 American science fiction thriller film directed by Tony Scott, written by Bill Marsilii and Terry Rossio, and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer.
Doug Richardson is an American screenwriter and novelist, who specializes in action movies and thrillers.
Graham Moore (born October 18, 1981) is an American screenwriter and author known for his 2010 novel The Sherlockian, as well as his screenplay for the historical film The Imitation Game, which topped the 2011 Black List for screenplays and won the 2014 Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay (awarded February 2015).
Jade is a 1995 American erotic thriller film written by Joe Eszterhas, produced by Robert Evans, directed by William Friedkin and starring David Caruso, Linda Fiorentino, Chazz Palminteri, Richard Crenna and Michael Biehn.
József A. "Joe" Eszterhas (born November 23, 1944) is a Hungarian-American writer.
John Mattson is an American screenwriter.
Laurence Dworet, M.D. (usually just credited as Laurence Dworet) is an American screenwriter.
Lethal Weapon is a 1987 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Richard Donner, produced by Joel Silver, and written by Shane Black.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Milk Money is a 1994 American romantic comedy film directed by Richard Benjamin and starring Melanie Griffith and Ed Harris.
In the film industry, an option is a contractual agreement between a potential film producer (such as a movie studio, a production company, or an individual) and the author of source material, such as a book, play, or screenplay, for an exclusive, but temporary, right to purchase the screenplay, given the film producer lives up to the terms of the contract.
Paramount Pictures Corporation (also known simply as Paramount) is an American film studio based in Hollywood, California, that has been a subsidiary of the American media conglomerate Viacom since 1994.
Paul Wernick is a Canadian television/movie screenwriter and producer.
A pitch is a concise verbal (and sometimes visual) presentation of an idea for a film or TV series generally made by a screenwriter or film director to a film producer or studio executive in the hope of attracting development finance to pay for the writing of a screenplay.
Rhett Reese is an American film producer, television producer and screenwriter.
Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver are American screenwriters and film producers.
Roy Larcom McCardell (June 30, 1870 – 1961) was an American journalist, scenarist, humorist and writer.
A screenplay or script is a written work by screenwriters for a film, video game, or television program.
A screenplay writer (also called screenwriter for short), scriptwriter or scenarist is a writer who practices the craft of screenwriting, writing screenplays on which mass media, such as films, television programs, comics or video games, are based.
Shane Black (born December 16, 1961) is an American filmmaker and actor.
Sharon Yvonne Stone (born March 10, 1958) is an American actress, producer, and former fashion model.
Sherry Lansing (born July 31, 1944) is an American former actress and film studio executive.
A spec script, also known as a speculative screenplay, is a non-commissioned and unsolicited screenplay.
Terry Rossio (born July 2, 1960) is an American screenwriter and film producer.
The Imitation Game is a 2014 American historical drama film directed by Morten Tyldum and written by Graham Moore, loosely based on the biography Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges (which was previously adapted as the stage play and BBC drama Breaking the Code).
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Writers Guild of America is the joint efforts of two different US labor unions representing TV and film writers.