Spider Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:Patrick McGrath (Novel), Patrick McGrath (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A mentally disturbed man takes residence in a halfway house. His mind gradually slips back into the realm created by his illness, where he replays a key part of his childhood.

Scanners II: The New Order Script

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Director:Christian Duguay
Written by:David Cronenberg (Characters), B.J. Nelson (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A scanner discovers a plot by renegade elements in the city government to take power with the help of evil scanners.

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.

Maps to the Stars Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:Bruce Wagner (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Driven by an intense need for fame and validation, members of a dysfunctional Hollywood family are chasing celebrity, one another and the relentless ghosts of their pasts.

Cosmopolis Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:Don DeLillo (Novel), David Cronenberg (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo during a riot in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's life begins to crumble.

The Brood Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:David Cronenberg (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A man tries to uncover an unconventional psychologist's therapy techniques on his institutionalized wife, while a series of brutal attacks committed by a brood of mutant children coincides with the husband's investigation.

Scanners Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:David Cronenberg (Writer)

Script Synopsis:After a man with extraordinary—and frighteningly destructive—telepathic abilities is nabbed by agents from a mysterious rogue corporation, he discovers he is far from the only possessor of such strange powers, and that some of the other “scanners” have their minds set on world domination, while others are trying to stop them.

Dead Ringers Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:Bari Wood (Novel), Norman Snider (Writer), Jack Geasland (Novel), David Cronenberg (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Elliot, a successful gynecologist, works at the same practice as his identical twin, Beverly. Elliot is attracted to many of his patients and has affairs with them. When he inevitably loses interest, he will give the woman over to Beverly, the meeker of the two, without the woman knowing the difference. Beverly falls hard for one of the patients, Claire, but when she inadvertently deceives him, he slips into a state of madness.

Naked Lunch Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:William S. Burroughs (Novel), David Cronenberg (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Blank-faced bug killer Bill Lee and his dead-eyed wife, Joan, like to get high on Bill's pest poisons while lounging with Beat poet pals. After meeting the devilish Dr. Benway, Bill gets a drug made from a centipede. Upon indulging, he accidentally kills Joan, takes orders from his typewriter-turned-cockroach, ends up in a constantly mutating Mediterranean city and learns that his hip friends have published his work -- which he doesn't remember writing.

M. Butterfly Script

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Director:David Cronenberg
Written by:David Henry Hwang (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:In 1960s China, French diplomat Rene Gallimard falls in love with an opera singer, Song Liling - but Song is not at all who Gallimard thinks.