Joshua Then and Now Script

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:Mordechai Richler (Novel), Mordechai Richler (Writer)

Script Synopsis:Based on a novel by Mordecai Richler, allegedly his autobiography, it tells the story of a Jewish writer, from his life as a young boy in Montreal to his more complicated grown-up life.

Who Is Killing The Great Chefs Of Europe? Script

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:Nan Lyons (Novel), Ivan Lyons (Novel), Peter Stone (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the (many) self-proclaimed greatest Chefs in Europe demand the mystery be solved.

North Dallas Forty Script

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:Peter Gent (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A semi-fictional account of life as a professional Football (American-style) player. Loosely based on the Dallas Cowboys team of the early 1970s.

Split Image Script

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:Robert Mark Kamen (Screenplay), Robert Kaufman (Screenplay), Scott Spencer (Story)

Script Synopsis:An impressionable young man finds himself literally enslaved by a modern-day religious cult. In an effort to bring him back to reality, the boy's parents hire a deprogrammer to kidnap him and return him to his family.

Uncommon Valor Script

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:Joe Gayton (Author), Wings Hauser (Author)

Script Synopsis:A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...

Switching Channels Script

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:Ben Hecht (Writer), Charles MacArthur (Writer)

Script Synopsis:A television news chief courts his anchorwoman ex-wife with an eleventh-hour story.

Winter People Script

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Director:Ted Kotcheff

Script Synopsis:A young widower moves with his daughter into a North Carolina mountain town in 1934. He quickly takes up with a young woman with an illegitimate baby. First he must prove himself to her father and her three brothers. He does so first by joining them on a bear hunt and then by designing a clock tower for the small community. Trouble comes when it is revealed that the baby's father is the demented son of a mean clan across the river and they mean to take the child back.

Folks Script

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:Robert Klane (Screenstory)

Script Synopsis:A slightly self absorbed yuppie takes in his parents including his senile father, after their home burns down. But his personal and professional life fall apart soon after.

Weekend at Bernie’s

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:Robert Klane (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Two friends are invited for a weekend to a luxury island with their boss. The boss gets shot and nobody seems to notice, except for the two friends. In order not to become suspects of murder they treat the body as a puppet and make people believe he's still alive. The killer wants to do his job so when he is informed that the stiff is still alive he's got to shoot him again, and again, and again.

Rambo: First Blood

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Director:Ted Kotcheff
Written by:David Morrell (Original Story), Michael Kozoll (Screenplay), William Sackheim (Screenplay), Sylvester Stallone (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo employs heavy-handed guerilla tactics to shake the cops off his tail.