Twisted Script

Director:Philip Kaufman
Written by:Sarah Maur Thorp (Author)

Script Synopsis:Jessica, whose father was a serial killer, is a female police officer. While investigating a murder, she finds herself in the center of her own investigation, when her former lovers start dying around her at a furious pace.

The Wanderers Script

Director:Philip Kaufman
Written by:Richard Price (Novel), Rose Kaufman (Author), Philip Kaufman (Author)

Script Synopsis:The streets of the Bronx are owned by 60’s youth gangs where the joy and pain of adolescence is lived. Philip Kaufman tells his take on the novel by Richard Price about the history of the Italian-American gang ‘The Wanderers.’

Invasion Of The Body Snatchers Script

Director:Philip Kaufman
Written by:W.D. Richter (Screenplay), Jack Finney (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Space-originating plants are changing people into something else with their pods.

Henry And June Script

Director:Philip Kaufman
Written by:Philip Kaufman (Screenplay), Rose Kaufman (Screenplay), Anaïs Nin (Novel)

Script Synopsis:The love triangle between author Henry Miller, his wife June and Anais Nin in 1930s Paris.


Director:Philip Kaufman
Written by:Doug Wright (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A nobleman with a literary flair, the Marquis de Sade lives in a madhouse where a beautiful laundry maid smuggles his erotic stories to a printer, defying orders from the asylum's resident priest. The titillating passages whip all of France into a sexual frenzy, until a fiercely conservative doctor tries to put an end to the fun.

The Unbearable Lightness of Being

Director:Philip Kaufman
Written by:Jean-Claude Carrière (Screenplay), Philip Kaufman (Screenplay), Milan Kundera (Author)

Script Synopsis:Tomas is a doctor and a lady-killer in 1960s Czechoslovakia, an apolitical man who is struck with love for the bookish country girl Tereza; his more sophisticated sometime lover Sabina eventually accepts their relationship and the two women form an electric friendship. The three are caught up in the events of the Prague Spring (1968), until the Soviet tanks crush the non-violent rebels; their illusions are shattered and their lives change forever.

The Right Stuff

Director:Philip Kaufman
Written by:Tom Wolfe (Novel), Philip Kaufman (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Tom Wolfe's book on the history of the U.S. Space program reads like a novel, and the film has that same fictional quality. It covers the breaking of the sound barrier by Chuck Yeager to the Mercury 7 astronauts, showing that no one had a clue how to run a space program or how to select people to be in it. Thrilling, funny, charming and electrifying all at once.

The Outlaw Josey Wales

Director:Clint Eastwood
Written by:Forrest Carter (Novel), Philip Kaufman (Screenplay), Sonia Chernus (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:After avenging his family's brutal murder, Wales is pursued by a pack of soldiers. He prefers to travel alone, but ragtag outcasts are drawn to him - and Wales can't bring himself to leave them unprotected.

Rising Sun

Director:Philip Kaufman
Written by:Michael Crichton (Novel), Philip Kaufman (Screenplay), Michael Crichton (Screenplay), Michael Backes (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:When a prostitute is found dead in a Los Angeles skyscraper occupied by a large Japanese corporation, detectives John Conner and Web Smith are called in to investigate. Although Conner has previous experience working in Japan, cultural differences make their progress difficult until a security disc showing the murder turns up. Close scrutiny proves the disc has been doctored, and the detectives realize they're dealing with a cover-up as well.

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Director:Steven Spielberg
Written by:David Koepp (Screenplay), George Lucas (Story), George Lucas (Characters), Jeff Nathanson (Story), Philip Kaufman (Characters)

Script Synopsis:During the Cold War, Soviet agents watch Professor Henry Jones when a young man brings him a coded message from an aged, demented colleague, Henry Oxley. Led by the brilliant Irina Spalko, the Soviets tail Jones and the young man, Mutt, to Peru. With Oxley's code, they find a legendary skull made of a single piece of quartz. If Jones can deliver the skull to its rightful place, all may be well; but if Irina takes it to its origin, she'll gain powers that could endanger the West. Aging professor and young buck join forces with a woman from Jones's past to face the dangers of the jungle, Russia, and the supernatural.