Jersey Boys Script

Year:2014
Director:Clint Eastwood
Written by:Marshall Brickman (Musical), Rick Elice (Screenplay), John Logan (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:From director Clint Eastwood comes the big-screen version of the Tony Award-winning musical Jersey Boys. The film tells the story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group The Four Seasons. The story of their trials and triumphs are accompanied by the songs that influenced a generation, including “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Walk Like a Man,” “Rag Doll,” and many more.
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Time Machine Script

Year:2002
Director:Simon Wells
Written by:H.G. Wells (Novel), John Logan (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Hoping to alter the events of the past, a 19th century inventor instead travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into two warring races.
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The Last Samurai

Year:2003
Director:Edward Zwick
Written by:John Logan (Screenplay), Edward Zwick (Screenplay), Marshall Herskovitz (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare -- in this lush epic set in the 1870s, which finds Algren learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that rule them. Pressed to destroy the samurai's way of life in the name of modernization and open trade, Algren decides to become an ultimate warrior himself and to fight for their right to exist.
*6079

RKO 281

Year:1999
Director:Benjamin Ross
Written by:John Logan (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Orson Welles produces his greatest film, Citizen Kane, despite the opposition of the film's de facto subject, William Randolph Hearst.
*5676

Gladiator

Year:2000
Director:Ridley Scott
Written by:David Franzoni (Screenplay), John Logan (Screenplay), William Nicholson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Gladiator is an epic film of love, death and betrayal set in the Roman Empire. General Maximus' success in battle earns the favour of an elderly Emperor at the expense of the Emperor's son. In a fit of jealous rage the son slays his father before turning his anger towards Maximus. Now reduced to a slave, his family dead, Maximus must fight as a gladiator to gain his freedom, and his revenge.
*5620

Coriolanus

Year:2011
Director:Ralph Fiennes
Written by:John Logan (Screenplay), William Shakespeare (Theatre Play)

Script Synopsis:Caius Martius, aka Coriolanus, is an arrogant and fearsome general who has built a career on protecting Rome from its enemies. Pushed by his ambitious mother to seek the position of consul, Coriolanus is at odds with the masses and unpopular with certain colleagues. When a riot results in his expulsion from Rome, Coriolanus seeks out his sworn enemy, Tullus Aufidius. Together, the pair vow to destroy the great city.
*5471

Hugo

Year:2011
Director:Martin Scorsese
Written by:John Logan (Screenplay), Brian Selznick (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Hugo is an orphan boy living in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. He learned to fix clocks and other gadgets from his father and uncle which he puts to use keeping the train station clocks running. The only thing that he has left that connects him to his dead father is an automaton (mechanical man) that doesn't work without a special key which Hugo needs to find to unlock the secret he believes it contains. On his adventures, he meets with a shopkeeper, George Melies, who works in the train station and his adventure-seeking god-daughter. Hugo finds that they have a surprising connection to his father and the automaton, and he discovers it unlocks some memories the old man has buried inside regarding his past.
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Sweeney Todd

Year:1936
Director:Tim Burton
Written by:John Logan (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.
*4499

The Aviator

Year:2004
Director:Martin Scorsese
Written by:John Logan (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-winning biopic about the life of film-maker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder. After a scene from 1914, which may explain his later fear of dirt and disease, the film starts in 1927 during Hughes' filming of the World War I aviation film "Hell's Angels". He's 22 years old, has inherited the family's fortune and tool company, but wants to spend his time making film instead. However, he soon finds himself just as involved in the aviation industry, buying an airline and developing new planes.
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Star Trek Nemesis

Year:2002
Director:Stuart Baird
Written by:John Logan (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:En route to the honeymoon of William Riker to Deanna Troi on her home planet of Betazed, Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise receives word from Starfleet that a coup has resulted in the installation of a new Romulan political leader, Shinzon, who claims to seek peace with the human-backed United Federation of Planets. Once in enemy territory, the captain and his crew make a startling discovery: Shinzon is human, a slave from the Romulan sister planet of Remus, and has a secret, shocking relationship to Picard himself.
*4468