Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Script

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Director:Ang Lee
Written by:Simon Beaufoy (Screenplay), Jean-Christophe Castelli (Screenplay), Ben Fountain (Novel)

Script Synopsis:19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad - contrasting the realities of war with America's perceptions.

Everest Script

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Director:Baltasar Kormákur
Written by:William Nicholson (Screenplay), Simon Beaufoy (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Inspired by the incredible events surrounding a treacherous attempt to reach the summit of the world's highest mountain, "Everest" documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Their mettle tested by the harshest of elements found on the planet, the climbers will face nearly impossible obstacles as a lifelong obsession becomes a breathtaking struggle for survival.

Battle of the Sexes Script

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Director:Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Written by:Simon Beaufoy (Writer)

Script Synopsis:The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

Salmon Fishing in the Yemen Script

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Director:Lasse Hallström
Written by:Simon Beaufoy (Screenplay), Paul Torday (Novel)

Script Synopsis:A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.

The Full Monty

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Director:Dennis Blanch, Peter Cattaneo
Written by:Simon Beaufoy (Author)

Script Synopsis:Sheffield, England. Gaz, a jobless steelworker in need of quick cash persuades his mates to bare it all in a one-night-only strip show.

Slumdog Millionaire

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Director:Danny Boyle, Loveleen Tandan
Written by:Simon Beaufoy (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Jamal Malik is an impoverished Indian teen who becomes a contestant on the Hindi version of ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ but, after he wins, he is suspected of cheating.

127 Hours

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Director:Danny Boyle
Written by:Simon Beaufoy (Screenplay), Danny Boyle (Screenplay), Aron Ralston (Novel)

Script Synopsis:The true story of mountain climber Aron Ralston's remarkable adventure to save himself after a fallen boulder crashes on his arm and traps him in an isolated canyon in Utah.