The Son Script

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Director:Florian Zeller
Written by:Christopher Hampton (Screenplay), Florian Zeller (Screenplay), Florian Zeller (Theatre Play)

Script Synopsis:A successful lawyer, with a new wife and infant, agrees to care for his teenage son from a previous marriage after his ex-wife becomes concerned about the boy's wayward behavior.

The Father Script

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Director:Florian Zeller
Written by:Christopher Hampton (Screenplay), Florian Zeller (Screenplay), Florian Zeller (Theatre Play)

Script Synopsis:A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality.

A Dangerous Method Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:Christopher Hampton (Screenplay), Christopher Hampton (Theatre Play), John Kerr (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Seduced by the challenge of an impossible case, the driven Dr. Carl Jung takes the unbalanced yet beautiful Sabina Spielrein as his patient. Jung’s weapon is the method of his master, the renowned Sigmund Freud. Both men fall under Sabina’s spell.

The Quiet American Script

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Director:Phillip Noyce
Written by:Graham Greene (Novel), Christopher Hampton (Screenplay), Robert Schenkkan (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A stylish political thriller where love and war collide in Southeast Asia. Set in early 1950s Vietnam, a young American becomes entangled in a dangerous love triangle when he falls for the beautiful mistress of a British journalist. As war is waged around them, these three only sink deeper into a world of drugs, passion, and betrayal where nothing is as it seems.

Carrington Script

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Director:Christopher Hampton
Written by:Michael Holroyd (Novel), Christopher Hampton (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Painter Dora Carrington develops an intimate but extremely complex bond with writer Lytton Strachey. Though Lytton is a homosexual, he is enchanted by the mysterious Dora and they begin a lifelong friendship that has strangely romantic undertones. Eventually, Lytton and Dora decide to live together, despite the fact that the latter has fallen in love with military man Ralph Partridge, whom she plans to marry.

Total Eclipse Script

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Director:Agnieszka Holland
Written by:Christopher Hampton (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Young, wild poet Arthur Rimbaud and his mentor Paul Verlaine engage in a fierce, forbidden romance while feeling the effects of a hellish artistic lifestyle.

Mary Reilly Script

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Director:Stephen Frears
Written by:Christopher Hampton (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A housemaid falls in love with Dr. Jekyll and his darkly mysterious counterpart, Mr. Hyde.


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Director:Joe Wright
Written by:Ian McEwan (Novel), Christopher Hampton (Screenplay), Ian McEwan (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:As a 13-year-old, fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.

Dangerous Liaisons

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Director:Stephen Frears
Written by:Choderlos de Laclos (Author), Christopher Hampton (Screenplay), Choderlos de Laclos (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:In 18th century France, Marquise de Merteuil asks her ex-lover Vicomte de Valmont to seduce the future wife of another ex-lover of hers in return for one last night with her. Yet things don’t go as planned.