Sparkle Script

Director:Sam O'Steen
Written by:Howard Rosenman (Story), Joel Schumacher (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Three sisters (Sister and the Sisters) from Harlem who become singers Sister (Lonette McKee) becomes involved with drugs and Sparkle ends up being the one who gets famous. This movie tells about how drugs ruined Sister's relationships and eventually ended her life.

The Incredible Shrinking Woman Script

Director:Joel Schumacher
Written by:Jane Wagner (Screenplay), Richard Matheson (Novel)

Script Synopsis:After being exposed to a bizarre mixture of household chemicals, Pat Kramer begins to shrink. This baffles scientists, makes parenting difficult, warms the hearts of Americans, and captures the attention of a group of people who want to take over the world. This evil group plots to kidnap Pat and perform experiments on her so that they can eventually shrink everyone.

Flatliners Script

Director:Joel Schumacher
Written by:Peter Filardi (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Five medical students want to find out if there is life after death. They plan to stop one of their hearts for a few seconds, thus simulating death, and then bring the person back to life. A science fiction thriller from the early 1990's with a star studded cast.

A Time To Kill Script

Director:Joel Schumacher
Written by:Akiva Goldsman (Screenplay), John Grisham (Novel)

Script Synopsis:A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.

Car Wash Script

Director:Michael Schultz
Written by:Joel Schumacher (Author)

Script Synopsis:This day-in-the-life cult comedy focuses on a group of friends working at Sully Boyar's Car Wash in the Los Angeles ghetto. The team meets dozens of eccentric customers -- including a smooth-talking preacher, a wacky cab driver and an ex-convict -- while cracking politically incorrect jokes to a constant soundtrack of disco and funk. Some of the workers find romance as the day moves along, but most are just happy to get through another shift.

The Wiz Script

Director:Sidney Lumet
Written by:L. Frank Baum (Author), Joel Schumacher (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A Thanksgiving dinner brings a host of family together in a Harlem apartment, where a 24-year-old schoolteacher named Dorothy Gale (Diana Ross) lives with her Aunt Em (Theresa Merritt) and Uncle Henry (Stanley Greene). Extremely introverted, she has, as Aunt Em teases her, "never been south of 125th Street", and refuses to move out and on with her life.

Cousins Script

Director:Joel Schumacher

Script Synopsis:Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.

Dying Young Script

Director:Joel Schumacher
Written by:Marti Leimbach (Novel), Richard Friedenberg (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:After she discovers that her boyfriend has betrayed her, Hilary O'Neil is looking for a new start and a new job. She begins to work as a private nurse for a young man suffering from blood cancer. Slowly, they fall in love, but they always know their love cannot last because he is destined to die.

Falling Down Script

Director:Joel Schumacher
Written by:Ebbe Roe Smith (Writer)

Script Synopsis:An unemployed defense worker frustrated with the various flaws he sees in society, begins to psychotically and violently lash out against them.

The Client Script

Director:Joel Schumacher
Written by:Akiva Goldsman (Screenplay), Robert Getchell (Screenplay), John Grisham (Author)

Script Synopsis:A street-wise kid, Mark Sway, sees the suicide of Jerome Clifford, a prominent Louisiana lawyer, whose current client is Barry 'The Blade' Muldano, a Mafia hit-man. Before Jerome shoots himself, he tells Mark where the body of a Senator is buried. Clifford shoots himself and Mark is found at the scene, and both the FBI and the Mafia quickly realize that Mark probably knows more than he says.