The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne Script

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Director:Jack Clayton
Written by:Brian Moore (Novel), Peter Nelson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A penniless middle-aged spinster scrapes by giving piano lessons in the Dublin of the 1950s. She makes a sad last bid for love with a fellow resident of her rundown boarding house, who imagines she has the money to bankroll the business he hopes to open.

The Statement Script

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Director:Norman Jewison
Written by:Brian Moore (Novel), Ronald Harwood (Writer)

Script Synopsis:The film is set in France in the 1990s, the French were defeated by the Germans early in World War II, an armistice was signed in 1940 which effectively split France into a German occupied part in the North and a semi-independent part in the south which became known as Vichy France. In reality the Vichy government was a puppet regime controlled by the Germans. Part of the agreement was that the Vichy Government would assist with the 'cleansing' of Jews from France. The Vichy government formed a police force called the Milice, who worked with the Germans...

Torn Curtain

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Director:Alfred Hitchcock
Written by:Brian Moore (Novel), Willis Hall (Screenplay), Keith Waterhouse (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:During the Cold War, an American scientist appears to defect to East Germany as part of a cloak and dagger mission to find the formula for a resin solution, but the plan goes awry when his fiancee, unaware of his motivation, follows him across the border.