Royal Flash Script

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:George MacDonald Fraser (Screenplay), George MacDonald Fraser (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Cowardly rogue Harry Flashman's (Malcolm McDowell) schemes to gain entry to the royal circles of 19th-century Europe go nowhere until he meets a pair of devious nobles with their own agenda. At their urging, Flashman agrees to re-create himself as a bogus Prussian nobleman to woo a beautiful duchess. But the half-baked plan quickly comes unraveled, and he's soon on the run from several new enemies who are all calling for the rapscallion's head.

Robin and Marian Script

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:James Goldman (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Robin Hood, aging none too gracefully, returns exhausted from the Crusades to woo and win Maid Marian one last time.

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum Script

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:Melvin Frank (Screenplay), Burt Shevelove (Writer), Larry Gelbart (Writer), Michael Pertwee (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A wily slave must unite a virgin courtesan and his young smitten master to earn his freedom.

Butch And Sundance: The Early Days Script

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:William Goldman (Characters), Allan Burns (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A "prequel" of sorts to "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," chronicling the two outlaws' lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.

Cuba Script

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:Charles Wood (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A British mercenary arrives in pre-Revolution Cuba to help train the corrupt General Batista's army against Castro's guerrillas while he also romances a former lover now married to an unscrupulous plantation owner.

The Return Of The Musketeers Script

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:George MacDonald Fraser (Writer), Alexandre Dumas (Writer)

Script Synopsis:It's 1649: Mazarin hires the impoverished D'Artagnan to find the other musketeers: Cromwell has overthrown the English king, so Mazarin fears revolt, particularly from the popular Beaufort. Porthos, bored with riches and wanting a title, signs on, but Aramis, an abbé, and Athos, a brawler raising an intellectual son, assist Beaufort in secret. When they fail to halt Beaufort's escape from prison, the musketeers are expendable, and Mazarin sends them to London to rescue Charles I. They are also pursued by Justine, the avenging daughter of Milady de Winter, their enemy 20 years ago. They must escape England, avoid Justine, serve the Queen, and secure Beauford's political reforms.


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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:Lawrence B. Marcus (Screenplay), John Haase (Novel), Barbara Turner (Adaptation)

Script Synopsis:An unhappily married socialite finds solace in the company of a recently divorced doctor.

Hard Days Night

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:Alun Owen (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Capturing John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr in their electrifying element, 'A Hard Day's Night' is a wildly irreverent journey through this pastiche of a day in the life of The Beatles during 1964. The band have to use all their guile and wit to avoid the pursuing fans and press to reach their scheduled television performance, in spite of Paul's troublemaking grandfather and Ringo's arrest.

Superman II

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:Mario Puzo (Screenplay), David Newman (Screenplay), Leslie Newman (Screenplay), Jerry Siegel (Characters), Joe Shuster (Characters), Mario Puzo (Story)

Script Synopsis:Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by General Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White House and partner with Lex Luthor to destroy Superman and rule the world. But Superman, who attempts to make himself human in order to get closer to Lois, realizes he has a responsibility to save the planet.

Superman III

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Director:Richard Lester
Written by:Jerry Siegel (Characters), Joe Shuster (Characters), David Newman (Screenplay), Leslie Newman (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Aiming to defeat the Man of Steel, wealthy executive Ross Webster hires bumbling but brilliant Gus Gorman to develop synthetic kryptonite, which yields some unexpected psychological effects in the third installment of the 1980s Superman franchise. Between rekindling romance with his high school sweetheart and saving himself, Superman must contend with a powerful supercomputer.