Streets of Gold Script

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Director:Joe Roth
Written by:Heywood Gould (Writer), Richard Price (Writer), Tom Cole (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Alek is an immigrant from the Soviet Union who was a talented boxer in his day, but he was not allowed on the Soviet national team because he was a Jew. Depressed and discouraged, he meets two young amateur boxers. As their coach, he trains them for glory.

Freedomland Script

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Director:Joe Roth
Written by:Richard Price (Author)

Script Synopsis:A black police detective must solve a strange case of a kidnapped boy and deal with a big racial protest.

The Wanderers Script

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

Script Synopsis:The streets of the Bronx are owned by '60s 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.’

Sea Of Love Script

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Director:Harold Becker
Written by:Richard Price (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a colleague. Joining up with an officer from another part of town to investigate a series of murders linked by the lonely hearts columns he finds he is getting seriously and possibly dangerously involved with Helen, one of the main suspects.

Night And The City Script

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Director:Irwin Winkler
Written by:Gerald Kersh (Novel), Richard Price (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Looking to get rich quick, an unsuccessful lawyer uses dishonest means to try to become a boxing promoter.

Mad Dog And Glory Script

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Director:John McNaughton
Written by:Richard Price (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Wayne Dobie is a shy cop whose low-key demeanor has earned him the affectionate nickname "Mad Dog." After Mad Dog saves the life of Frank Milo, a crime boss and aspiring stand-up comedian, he's offered the company of an attractive young waitress named Glory for a week. At first both are uneasy about the arrangement, but they eventually fall in love. However, the situation becomes complicated when Milo demands Glory back.

Kiss Of Death Script

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Director:Barbet Schroeder
Written by:Eleazar Lipsky (Screenplay), Richard Price (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Jimmy Kilmartin is an ex-con living in Astoria in the New York City borough of Queens, trying to stay clean and raising a family with his wife Bev. But when his cousin Ronnie causes him to take a fall for driving an illegal transport of stolen cars, a police officer named Calvin Hart is injured and Jimmy lands back in prison. In exchange for an early release, he is asked to help bring down a local crime boss named Little Junior Brown. Jimmy remarries and attempts to renew a relationship with his child. But he is sent undercover by Detective Hart to work with Junior and infiltrate his operations. As soon as Little Junior kills an undercover federal agent with Jimmy watching, the unscrupulous district attorney and the feds further complicate his life. He must take down Junior or face the consequences.

Ransom Script

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Director:Ron Howard
Written by:Richard Price (Screenplay), Alexander Ignon (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.

Shaft Script

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Director:John Singleton
Written by:Ernest Tidyman (Author), John Singleton (Author), Shane Salerno (Author), Richard Price (Author)

Script Synopsis:New York police detective John Shaft arrests Walter Wade Jr. for a racially motivated slaying. But the only eyewitness disappears, and Wade jumps bail for Switzerland. Two years later Wade returns to face trial, confident his money and influence will get him acquitted -- especially since he's paid a drug kingpin to kill the witness.

The Color of Money

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Director:Martin Scorsese
Written by:Walter Tevis (Novel), Richard Price (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Former pool hustler "Fast Eddie" Felson decides he wants to return to the game by taking a pupil. He meets talented but green Vincent Lauria and proposes a partnership. As they tour pool halls, Eddie teaches Vincent the tricks of scamming, but he eventually grows frustrated with Vincent's showboat antics, leading to an argument and a falling-out. Eddie takes up playing again and soon crosses paths with Vincent as an opponent.