The Name Of The Rose Script

Director:Jean-Jacques Annaud
Written by:Umberto Eco (Novel), Andrew Birkin (Screenplay), Gérard Brach (Screenplay), Howard Franklin (Screenplay), Alain Godard (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:In this adaptation of Umberto Eco's best-selling novel, 14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. To solve the crimes, William must rise up against the Church's authority and fight the shadowy conspiracy of monastery monks using only his intelligence -- which is considerable.

Larger Than Life Script

Director:Howard Franklin
Written by:Roy Blount, Jr. (Screenplay), Pen Densham (Story), Garry Williams (Story)

Script Synopsis:Motivational Speaker Jack Corcoran is determined to get his career off the ground, but the biggest gigs he can get are the ones nobody wants. Then one day, he receives a telegram that his circus clown father has passed away, and has left a "huge" inheritance. When he gets there, he finds that his inheritance has come in the form of an elephant that was his father's pride and joy in circus acts. His main intention is to sell the pachyderm off. Jack must choose between loud and rude zookeeper Mo or attractive animal show owner Terry. As the two treks through the country Jack and the elephant develop a bond, and it changes his approach on life for the better.

The Public Eye

Director:Howard Franklin
Written by:Howard Franklin (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A crime photographer gets involved in a conspiracy.


Director:Peter Howitt
Written by:Howard Franklin (Author)

Script Synopsis:A computer programmer's dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems.

Someone To Watch Over Me

Director:Ridley Scott
Written by:Howard Franklin (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A married New York cop falls for the socialite murder witness he's been assigned to protect.