Taras Bulba Script

Year:1962
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Николай Гоголь (Novel), Waldon Salt (Screenplay), Karl Tunberg (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:The Cossacks of Eastern Europe join the Poles to rid the Turks from the Steps of Europe. In return for their aid, the Poles agree to give control of the Steps to the Cossacks. After the battle, however, the Poles back out of their agreement and force the Cossacks into the hills. Taras Bulba, a Cossack Colonel, raises his son, Andrei Bulba to learn the ways of the Poles so he can one day defeat them in battle. In his learning process, however, Andrei falls in love with the daughter of a Polish Nobleman. This twist causes Andrei Bulba to choose between the love of the Cossacks, and the love of a woman, and causes Taras Bulba to choose between the love of his son, and the love of the Cossacks.
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The White Buffalo Script

Year:1977
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Richard Sale (Screenplay), Richard Sale (Novel)

Script Synopsis:In this strange western version of JAWS, Wild Bill Hickok hunts a white buffalo he has seen in a dream. Hickok moves through a variety of uniquely authentic western locations - dim, filthy, makeshift taverns; freezing, slaughterhouse-like frontier towns and beautifully desolate high country - before improbably teaming up with a young Crazy Horse to pursue the creature.
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Messenger of Death Script

Year:1988
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Rex Burns (Novel), Paul Jarrico (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Wifes and children of the Mormon Orville Beecham become victims of a massacre in his own house. The police believes the crime had a religious motive. Orville doesn't give any comment on the case, is taken into protective custody. Journalist Smith persuades him to help him in the investigation - and finds out about economic motives for the murder.
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Mackenna’s Gold Script

Year:1969
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Carl Foreman (Screenplay), Heck Allen (Novel)

Script Synopsis:The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. But they're not the only ones who're after the gold; soon they meet a group of "honorable" citizens and the cavalry crosses their way too - and that is even before they enter Indian territory.
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Happy Birthday To Me Script

Year:1981
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:John C.W. Saxton (Screenplay), Peter Jobin (Screenplay), Timothy Bond (Screenplay), John C.W. Saxton (Story)

Script Synopsis:Virginia is proud that she belongs to a clique. The best students at a private school. But before her 18th birthday, a grueling set of murders take place and her friends are the ones who are falling prey. Could it be her? She suffers from blackouts due to a freak accident one year earlier. We soon learn the truth behind her accident and what is going on...
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10 To Midnight Script

Year:1983
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:William Roberts (Writer), J. Lee Thompson (Story)

Script Synopsis:Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders, amoral, nearly psychotic killer Warren Stacey (Gene Davis) is a serial killer who has murdered a number of women; he stabs them while they are naked to minimize leaving any physical evidence. Police detective Leo Kessler (Charles Bronson) is convinced of Stacey’s guilt and, over the objections of his partner, plants evidence to get him behind bars. When Stacey is released on a technicality, he threatens to go after Kessler and his family, leaving Kessler to defend himself against a killer with little help from the police.
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King Solomon’s Mines Script

Year:1985
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:H. Rider Haggard (Novel), Gene Quintano (Screenplay), James R. Silke (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Fortune hunter Allan Quatermain teams up with a resourceful woman to help her find her missing father lost in the wilds of 1900s Africa while being pursued by hostile tribes and a rival German explorer.
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Firewalker Script

Year:1986
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Robert Gosnell (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A pair of adventurers try to track down an ancient Aztec/Mayan/Egyptian/Apache horde of gold.
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Murphy’s Law Script

Year:1986
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Gail Morgan Hickman (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A tough police detective escapes from custody handcuffed to a foul-mouthed car thief after being framed for the murder of his ex-wife. He must now find the real killer and prove his innocence.
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Death Wish 4: The Crackdown Script

Year:1987
Director:J. Lee Thompson
Written by:Gail Morgan Hickman (Writer), Brian Garfield (Characters)

Script Synopsis:After the death of his girlfriend's daughter from a drug overdose, Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) takes on the local drug cartel.
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