Twilight Zone: The Movie Script

Year:1983
Director:John Landis, Steven Spielberg, George Miller, Joe Dante
Written by:John Landis (Writer), George Clayton Johnson (Writer), Richard Matheson (Writer), Jerome Bixby (Original Story), Robert Garland (Writer), Rod Serling (Idea)

Script Synopsis:Four directors collaborated to remake four episodes of the popular television series 'The Twilight Zone' for this movie. The episodes are updated slightly and in color (the television show was in black-and-white), but very true to the originals, where eerie and disturbing situations gradually spin out of control. "A Quality of Mercy", "Kick the Can", "It's a Good Life", and "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet".
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The Incredible Shrinking Woman Script

Year:1981
Director:Joel Schumacher
Written by:Jane Wagner (Screenplay), Richard Matheson (Novel)

Script Synopsis:After being exposed to a bizarre mixture of household chemicals, Pat Kramer begins to shrink. This baffles scientists, makes parenting difficult, warms the hearts of Americans, and captures the attention of a group of people who want to take over the world. This evil group plots to kidnap Pat and perform experiments on her so that they can eventually shrink everyone.
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The Incredible Shrinking Man Script

Year:1957
Director:Jack Arnold
Written by:Richard Matheson (Novel), Richard Matheson (Screenplay), Richard Alan Simmons (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:When exposure to a combination of radiation and insecticide causes Scott Carey to begin to shrink medical science is powerless to help him.
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The Legend Of Hell House Script

Year:1973
Director:John Hough
Written by:Richard Matheson (Novel), Richard Matheson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A team consisting of a physicist, his wife, a young female psychic and the only survivor of the previous visit are sent to the notorious Hell House to prove/disprove survival after death. Previous visitors have either been killed or gone mad, and it is up to the team to survive a full week in isolation, and solve the mystery of the Hell House.
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Loose Cannons Script

Year:1990
Director:Bob Clark
Written by:Richard Christian Matheson (Writer), Richard Matheson (Writer), Bob Clark (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Mac, the two fisted savy cop finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is, Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with his lightning fast deductions. But, he keeps assuming the personalities of entire casts of Television shows. This can be a problem when people begin shooting at them
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What Dreams May Come Script

Year:1998
Director:Vincent Ward
Written by:Ronald Bass (Screenplay), Richard Matheson (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Chris Neilson dies to find himself in a heaven more amazing than he could have ever dreamed of. There is one thing missing: his wife. After he dies, his wife, Annie killed herself and went to hell. Chris decides to risk eternity in hades for the small chance that he will be able to bring her back to heaven.
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The Omega Man

Year:1971
Director:Boris Sagal
Written by:John William Corrington (Screenplay), Joyce Hooper Corrington (Screenplay), Richard Matheson (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Robert Neville, a doctor, due to an experimental vaccine, is the only survivor of an apocalyptic war waged with biological weapons. The plague caused by the war has killed everyone else except for a few hundred deformed, nocturnal people calling themselves "The Family". The plague has caused them to become sensitive to light, as well as homicidally psychotic.
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Stir of Echoes

Year:1999
Director:David Koepp
Written by:David Koepp (Screenplay), Richard Matheson (Novel)

Script Synopsis:After being hypnotized by his sister in law, Tom Witzky begins seeing haunting visions of a girl's ghost and a mystery begins to unfold around her.
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Somewhere In Time

Year:1980
Director:Jeannot Szwarc
Written by:Richard Matheson (Novel), Richard Matheson (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Young writer Richard Collier is met on the opening night of his first play by an old lady who begs him to "Come back to me". Mystified, he tries to find out about her, and learns that she is a famous stage actress from the early 1900s, Elise McKenna. Becoming more and more obsessed with her, he manages, by self hypnosis, to travel back in time where he meets her. They fall in love, a matching that is not appreciated by her manager. Can their love outlast the immense problems caused by their "time" difference? And can Richard remain in a time that is not his?
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I Am Legend

Year:2007
Director:Francis Lawrence
Written by:Mark Protosevich (Screenstory), Akiva Goldsman (Screenstory), Richard Matheson (Novel), Mark Protosevich (Screenplay), Akiva Goldsman (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Robert Neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made. Immune, Neville is now the last human survivor in what is left of New York City and perhaps the world. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent out daily radio messages, desperate to find any other survivors who might be out there. But he is not alone.
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