Peter’s Friends Script

Year:1992
Director:Kenneth Branagh
Written by:Rita Rudner (Screenplay), Martin Bergmann (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:It is New Year's weekend and the friends of Peter (Fry) gather at his newly inherited country house. Ten years ago, they all acted together in a Cambridge University student comedy troupe, but it's less clear how much they have in common now.Peter's friends are Andrew (Branagh), now a writer in Hollywood; married jingle writers Roger (Laurie) and Mary (Staunton); glamorous costume designer Sarah (Emmanuel); and eccentric Maggie (Thompson), who works in publishing. Cast in sharp relief to the university chums are Carol (Rudner), the American TV star wife of Andrew; and loutish Brian (Slattery), Sarah's very recently acquired lover. Law plays Peter's disapproving housekeeper, Vera; and Lowe, her son Paul. Briers appears in a cameo role as Peter's father.
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Dead Again Script

Year:1991
Director:Kenneth Branagh
Written by:Scott Frank (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:In 1949 composer Roman Strauss is executed for the vicious murder of his wife Margaret with a pair of scissors. In 1990s Los Angeles a mute amnesiac woman shows up at an orphanage and private eye Mike Church is called in to investigate. Under hypnosis both the woman and Church seem to have a strange link back to the Strauss murder.
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Much Ado About Nothing Script

Year:1993
Director:Kenneth Branagh
Written by:Kenneth Branagh (Screenplay), William Shakespeare (Theatre Play)

Script Synopsis:In this Shakespearean farce, Hero and her groom-to-be, Claudio, team up with Claudio's commanding officer, Don Pedro, the week before their wedding to hatch a matchmaking scheme. Their targets are sharp-witted duo Benedick and Beatrice -- a tough task indeed, considering their corresponding distaste for love and each other. Meanwhile, meddling Don John plots to ruin the wedding.
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Frankenstein

Year:1994
Director:Kenneth Branagh
Written by:Mary Shelley (Novel), Steph Lady (Screenplay), Frank Darabont (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Based on Mary Shelley's novel, "Frankenstein" tells the story of Victor Frankenstein, a promising young doctor who, devastated by the death of his mother during childbirth, becomes obsessed with bringing the dead back to life. His experiments lead to the creation of a monster, which Frankenstein has put together with the remains of corpses. It's not long before Frankenstein regrets his actions.
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A Midwinter’s Tale

Year:1995
Director:Kenneth Branagh
Written by:Kenneth Branagh (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Out of work actor Joe volunteers to help try and save his sister's local church for the community by putting on a Christmas production of Hamlet, somewhat against the advice of his agent Margaretta. As the cast he assembles are still available even at Christmas and are prepared to do it on a 'profit sharing' basis (that is, they may not get paid anything) he cannot expect - and does not get - the cream of the cream. But although they all bring their own problems and foibles along, something bigger starts to emerge in the perhaps aptly named village of Hope.
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Sleuth

Year:2007
Director:Kenneth Branagh
Written by:Anthony Shaffer (Theatre Play), Harold Pinter (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:On his sprawling country estate, an aging writer matches wits with the struggling actor who has stolen his wife's heart.
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Thor

Year:2011
Director:Kenneth Branagh
Written by:Ashley Edward Miller (Screenplay), Zack Stentz (Screenplay), Don Payne (Screenplay), J. Michael Straczynski (Story)

Script Synopsis:Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor -a powerful but arrogant warrior god -recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero when the most dangerous villain of his world sends the darkest forces of Asgard to invade Earth.
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