Bird On A Wire Script

Year:1990
Director:John Badham
Written by:Louis Venosta (Novel), Eric Lerner (Novel), David Seltzer (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
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Saturday Night Fever Script

Year:1977
Director:John Badham
Written by:Norman Wexler (Screenplay), Nik Cohn (Story)

Script Synopsis:Nineteen-year-old Tony Manero lives for Saturday nights at the local disco, where he's king of the dance floor. But outside of the club, things don't look so rosy. At home, he fights constantly with his father and has to compete with his family's starry-eyed view of his older brother, a priest. Then, he meets Stephanie at the disco and they agree to dance together in a competition. Stephanie resists Tony's attempts to romance her, as she aspires to greater things; she is moving across the river to Manhattan. Gradually, Tony also becomes disillusioned with the life he is leading and he and Stephanie decide to help one another to start afresh
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Whose Life Is It Anyway? Script

Year:1981
Director:John Badham
Written by:Brian Clark (Screenplay), Reginald Rose (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Ken Harrison is an artist that lives to make sculptures. One day he is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk and move his head, and he wants to die. Whilst he is in hospital he makes friends with some of the staff, and they support him when he goes to trial to be allowed to die.
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Blue Thunder Script

Year:1983
Director:John Badham
Written by:Don Jakoby (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Officer Frank Murphy, an experienced LAPD helicopter pilot, is given command of the advanced new "Blue Thunder" chopper. But he begins to wonder why the LAPD would need a helicopter so powerful and why it is such a secret.
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Short Circuit Script

Year:1986
Director:John Badham
Written by:Brent Maddock (Author), S. S. Wilson (Scenario Writer)

Script Synopsis:After a lightning bolt zaps a robot named Number 5, the lovable machine starts to think he's human and escapes the lab. Hot on his trail is his designer, Newton, who hopes to get to Number 5 before the military does. In the meantime, a spunky animal lover mistakes the robot for an alien and takes him in, teaching her new guest about life on Earth.
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Stakeout Script

Year:1987
Director:John Badham
Written by:Jim Kouf (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Two cops are given the 'dirty' job of staking out the home of an escaped convict's ex-girlfriend. Chris and the beautiful girlfriend accidentally meet and fall in love. Just as Chris' confesses, the convict appears, but will she betray him ?
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Another Stakeout Script

Year:1993
Director:John Badham
Written by:Lynn Bigelow (Screenplay), Jim Kouf (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Chris and Bill are called upon for their excellent surveillance record to stakeout a lakeside home where a Mafia trial witness is believed to be heading or already hiding. Unlike their earlier _Stakeout_, this time they are accompanied by Gina Garret from the DA's office and her pet rottweiler 'Archie'; their cover, husband and wife with son Bill.
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Drop Zone Script

Year:1994
Director:John Badham
Written by:Peter Barsocchini (Screenplay), John Bishop (Screenplay), Tony Griffin (Writer), Guy Manos (Writer), Peter Barsocchini (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A team of skydiving crooks led by DEA-agent-turned-bad Ty Moncrief (Busey) specialize in landing on police roofs and breaking in so their evil computer nerd can steal undercover agents' files and sell them to drug lords. Federal Marshal Pete Nessip (Snipes) lost a brother to this crew and learns skydiving with the help of tough-but-lovable instructor Jessie Crossmann (Butler) so he can track them down.
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Nick of Time

Year:1995
Director:John Badham
Written by:Patrick Sheane Duncan (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Gene Watson is a public accountant who arrives on a train at Union Station in Los Angeles, accompanied by his 6-year-old daughter Lynn. Because of his ordinary looks, he is approached by a pair of sinister people named Smith and Jones.
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WarGames

Year:1983
Director:John Badham
Written by:Lawrence Lasker (Screenplay), Walter F. Parkes (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly taps into the Defense Department's war computer and initiates a confrontation of global proportions! Together with his girlfriend (Ally Sheedy) and a wizardly computer genius (John Wood), David must race against time to outwit his opponent...and prevent a nuclear Armageddon.
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