Ship of Fools Script

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:Abby Mann (Screenplay), Katherine Anne Porter (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Passengers on a ship traveling from Mexico to Europe in the 1930s represent society at large in that era. The crew is German, including the ship's Dr. Schumann, who falls in love with one of the passengers, La Condesa. A young American woman, Jenny, is traveling with the man she loves, David. Jenny is fascinated and puzzled by just who some of the other passengers are.

On the Beach Script

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:Nevil Shute (Novel), John Paxton (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:In 1964, atomic war wipes out humanity in the northern hemisphere; one American submarine finds temporary safe haven in Australia, where life-as-usual covers growing despair. In denial about the loss of his wife and children in the holocaust, American Captain Towers meets careworn but gorgeous Moira Davidson, who begins to fall for him. The sub returns after reconnaissance a month (or less) before the end; will Towers and Moira find comfort with each other?

Oklahoma Crude Script

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:Marc Norman (Writer)

Script Synopsis:In 1913, in Oklahoma, oil derrick owner Lena Doyle, aided by her father and a hobo, is stubbornly drilling for oil despite the pressure from major oil companies to sell her land.

Inherit The Wind Script

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:Harold Jacob Smith (Screenplay), Nedrick Young (Screenplay), Jerome Lawrence (Writer), Robert E. Lee (Writer)

Script Synopsis:This gripping adaptation of the Jerome Lawrence-Robert E. Lee play examines an issue that still causes great controversy—the role religion should play in the schools.

The Defiant Ones Script

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:Harold Jacob Smith (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Two convicts—a white racist and an angry black man—escape while chained to each other.

Judgment At Nuremberg Script

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:Abby Mann (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:In 1947, four German judges who served on the bench during the Nazi regime face a military tribunal to answer charges of crimes against humanity. Chief Justice Haywood hears evidence and testimony not only from lead defendant Ernst Janning and his defense attorney Hans Rolfe, but also from the widow of a Nazi general, an idealistic U.S. Army captain and reluctant witness Irene Wallner.

It’s A Mad Mad Mad Mad World Script

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:William Rose (Screenplay), Tania Rose (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:A group of strangers come across a man dying after a car crash who proceeds to tell them about the $350,000 he buried in California. What follows is the madcap adventures of those strangers as each attempts to claim the prize for himself.

Bless The Beasts And Children Script

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:Mac Benoff (Screenplay), Glendon Swarthout (Novel)

Script Synopsis:Six children at a summer camp embark on a mission to save a buffalo herd from slaughter.

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner

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Director:Stanley Kramer
Written by:William Rose (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Matt and Christina Drayton are a couple whose attitudes are challenged when their daughter brings home a fiancé who is black.