Inherent Vice Script

Year:2014
Director:Paul Thomas Anderson
Written by:Thomas Pynchon (Novel), Paul Thomas Anderson (Writer)

Script Synopsis:In Los Angeles at the turn of the 1970s, drug-fueled detective Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of an ex-girlfriend.
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The Master

Year:2012
Director:Paul Thomas Anderson
Written by:Paul Thomas Anderson (Writer)

Script Synopsis:An agitated Naval veteran arrives home from war unsettled and uncertain of his future - until he is tantalized by The Cause and its charismatic leader.
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There Will Be Blood

Year:2007
Director:Paul Thomas Anderson
Written by:Paul Thomas Anderson (Screenplay), Upton Sinclair (Novel)

Script Synopsis:When Daniel Plainview - a ruthless oil prospector - learns of oil-rich land in California that can be bought cheaply, he moves his operation there and begins manipulating and exploiting the local landowners into selling him their property. Using his young adopted son H.W. to project the image of a caring family man, Plainview gains the cooperation of almost all the locals with lofty promises to build schools and cultivate the land to make their community flourish. Over time, Plainview's gradual accumulation of wealth and power causes his true self to surface, and he begins to slowly alienate himself from everyone in his life.
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Punch-Drunk Love

Year:2002
Director:Paul Thomas Anderson
Written by:Paul Thomas Anderson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A beleaguered small-business owner gets a harmonium and embarks on a romantic journey with a mysterious woman.
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Magnolia

Year:1999
Director:Paul Thomas Anderson
Written by:Paul Thomas Anderson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:An epic mosaic of many interrelated characters in search of happiness, forgiveness, and meaning in the San Fernando Valley.
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Hard Eight

Year:1996
Director:Paul Thomas Anderson
Written by:Paul Thomas Anderson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:John has lost all his money. He sits outside a diner in the desert when Sydney happens along, buys him coffee, then takes him to Reno and shows him how to get a free room without losing much money. Under Sydney's fatherly tutelage, John becomes a successful small-time professional gambler, and all is well, until he falls for Clementine, a cocktail waitress and sometimes hooker. Paul Thomas Anderson's directorial debut.
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Boogie Nights

Year:1997
Director:Paul Thomas Anderson
Written by:Paul Thomas Anderson (Author), Paul Thomas Anderson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Set in 1977, back when sex was safe, pleasure was a business and business was booming, idealistic porn producer Jack Horner aspires to elevate his craft to an art form. Horner discovers Eddie Adams, a hot young talent working as a busboy in a nightclub, and welcomes him into the extended family of movie-makers, misfits and hangers-on that are always around. Adams' rise from nobody to a celebrity adult entertainer is meteoric, and soon the whole world seems to know his porn alter ego, "Dirk Diggler". Now, when disco and drugs are in vogue, fashion is in flux and the party never seems to stop, Adams' dreams of turning sex into stardom are about to collide with cold, hard reality.
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