F.I.S.T. Script

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Director:Norman Jewison
Written by:Joe Eszterhas (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Johnny Kovak joins the Teamsters trade-union in a local chapter in the 1930s and works his way up in the organization. As he climbs higher and higher his methods become more ruthless and finally senator Madison starts a campaign to find the truth about the alleged connections with the Mob.

Flashdance Script

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Director:Adrian Lyne
Written by:Thomas Hedley Jr. (Screenplay), Joe Eszterhas (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:The popular 1980s dance movie that depicts the life of an exotic dancer with a side job as a welder whose true desire is to get into ballet school. It’s her dream to be a professional dancer and now is her chance.

Basic Instinct 2 Script

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Director:Michael Caton-Jones
Written by:Leora Barish (Author), Henry Bean (Author), Joe Eszterhas (Author)

Script Synopsis:Novelist Catherine Tramell is once again in trouble with the law, and Scotland Yard appoints psychiatrist Dr. Michael Glass to evaluate her. Though, like Detective Nick Curran before him, Glass is entranced by Tramell and lured into a seductive game.

Hearts Of Fire Script

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Director:Richard Marquand
Written by:Joe Eszterhas (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A reclusive musician, once a huge rock star, takes a young female protegee. While on a tour she meets a younger, more popular rocker and switches her loyalties.

Jagged Edge Script

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Director:Richard Marquand
Written by:Joe Eszterhas (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires lawyer Teddy Barnes to defend him, despite the fact she hasn't handled a criminal case for many years. There's a certain chemistry between them and Teddy soon finds herself defending the man she loves.

Big Shots Script

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Director:Robert Mandel
Written by:Joe Eszterhas (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Following the death of his father, a suburbanite runs away from home and winds up on Chicago's South Side. After being mugged, the boy befriends a young hustler and, after stealing a gangster's car, the two embark on an adventure down south in search of the hustler's estranged father.

Betrayed Script

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Written by:Joe Eszterhas (Writer)

Script Synopsis:An FBI agent (Debra Winger) falls in love with a white supremacist (Tom Berenger) whose group she infiltrates.

The Music Box Script

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Written by:Joe Eszterhas (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A lawyer defends her father accused of war crimes, but there is more to the case than she suspects.

Nowhere To Run Script

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Director:Robert Harmon
Written by:Joe Eszterhas (Screenplay), Leslie Bohem (Screenplay), Randy Feldman (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Escaped convict Sam Gillen single-handedly takes on ruthless developers who are determined to evict a widow with two young children.

Sliver Script

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Director:Phillip Noyce
Written by:Joe Eszterhas (Screenplay), Ira Levin (Author)

Script Synopsis:A woman moves into an apartment in Manhattan and learns that the previous tenant's life ended mysteriously after they fell from the balcony.