Shoot The Moon Script

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:Bo Goldman (Writer)

Script Synopsis:After fifteen years of marriage, an affluent couple divorce and take up with new partners.

Birdy Script

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:Sandy Kroopf (Screenplay), Jack Behr (Screenplay), William Wharton (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Two young men are seriously affected by the Vietnam war. One of them has always been obsessed with birds - but now believes he really is a bird, and has been sent to a mental hospital. Can his friend help him pull through?

Angel Heart Script

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:William Hjortsberg (Novel), Alan Parker (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:The down-and-out private detective Harry Angel is ordered, by a mysterious man named Louis Cyphre, to go on a mission to find a missing person. His routine failure soon leads to a bloody spur with himself as Harry Angel goes on a supernatural journey into his soul.

Come See The Paradise Script

Director:Alan Parker

Script Synopsis:Come See The Paradise is a deeply touching love story set against the backdrop of a dramatic and controversial period in American history, It follows the romance and eventual marriage of Jack McGurn (Dennis Quad), a hot blooded Irish American, and a beautiful Japanese American Lily Dawanura (Tamlyn Tomita), at the outset of World War II. The clash of cultures, at once painful for the two lovers, becomes insurmountable after the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor. Lily and the Kawamuras are relocated To a bleak, outdoor internment camp in California, Jack is drafted into the Army, powerless to help the woman he loves abandoning all hope of ever winning her family's approval.

The Commitments Script

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:Dick Clement (Screenplay), Ian La Frenais (Screenplay), Roddy Doyle (Screenplay), Roddy Doyle (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Jimmy Rabbitte, just a tick out of school, gets a brilliant idea: to put a soul band together in Barrytown, his slum home in north Dublin. First he needs musicians and singers: things slowly start to click when he finds three fine-voiced females virtually in his back yard, a lead singer (Deco) at a wedding, and, responding to his ad, an aging trumpet player, Joey "The Lips" Fagan.

Angela’s Ashes Script

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:Frank McCourt (Novel), Laura Jones (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Based on the best selling autobiography by Irish expat Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes follows the experiences of young Frankie and his family as they try against all odds to escape the poverty endemic in the slums of pre-war Limerick. The film opens with the family in Brooklyn, but following the death of one of Frankie's siblings, they return home, only to find the situation there even worse. Prejudice against Frankie's Northern Irish father makes his search for employment in the Republic difficult despite his having fought for the IRA, and when he does find money, he spends the money on drink.

Pink Floyd The Wall

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:Roger Waters (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A troubled rock star descends into madness in the midst of his physical and social isolation from everyone.

The Life of David Gale

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:Charles Randolph (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A man against capital punishment is accused of murdering a fellow activist and is sent to death row.

The Road to Wellville

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:T. Coraghessan Boyle (Novel), Alan Parker (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:An unhappy young couple visit the infamous Kellogg spa in Battle Creek, Michigan while a young hustler tries get into the breakfast-cereal business and compete against John Kellogg's corn flakes.

Mississippi Burning

Director:Alan Parker
Written by:Chris Gerolmo (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Two FBI agents investigating the murder of civil rights workers during the 60s seek to breach the conspiracy of silence in a small Southern town where segregation divides black and white. The younger agent trained in FBI school runs up against the small town ways of his former Sheriff partner.