The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training Script

Director:Michael Pressman
Written by:Paul Brickman (Screenplay), Bill Lancaster (Characters)

Script Synopsis:Sentimental sequel film finds the Bears, somehow, the little league champions of California. As a result, the team is invited to play a between-games exhibition at the Houston Astrodome with the local champs, the Toros. Kelly Leak, the Bears' star player, decides to rejoin the team and go with them to Houston to make amends with his estranged father, Mike

The Bad News Bears Script

Director:Michael Ritchie
Written by:Bill Lancaster (Writer)

Script Synopsis:An aging, down-on-his-luck ex-minor leaguer coaches a team of misfits in an ultra-competitive California little league.

The Thing

Director:John Carpenter
Written by:Bill Lancaster (Screenplay), John W. Campbell Jr. (Story)

Script Synopsis:Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people that it kills.

Bad News Bears

Director:Richard Linklater
Written by:Bill Lancaster (Screenplay), Glenn Ficarra (Screenplay), John Requa (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Morris Buttermaker (Thornton), an alcoholic pest removal worker and former professional baseball player (for a very short time), is recruited to coach and train a failing baseball team of 12 year olds which is about to be thrown out of the league.