Examples of screenplay in a Sentence
an award for best screenplay
each actor will be given a copy of the screenplay to study
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Cartwright, who grew up in Dayton, co-wrote the coming-of-age screenplay with Peter Kjenaas, and appears in the film, directed by Taron Lexton.
Although the screenplay to the movie is by James Ivory, this piece of dialogue comes pretty directly from the 2007 Andre Aciman novel upon which the film is based.
If anyone wants to write a screenplay for Stern's Midwestern counterparts, here are 10 possible plot points: 1.
Few active filmmakers are more fluent in the vernacular of the SoCal police saga than Ayer, who wrote the screenplays for Training Day, Dark Blue, and S.W.A.T. and who has directed some examples of the style, including the excellent End of Watch.
The year’s best new musical, adapted from the screenplay for the 2007 Israeli film about an Egyptian orchestra getting stuck in an Israeli backwater, had the delicacy of a poem set to music.
The screenplay was the brainchild of husband and wife team Emily Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani, who wrote the film based on their own cute and crazy story.
Audiences saw a similar storyline in 2006's The Last Stand, when Famke Janssen portrayed an adult Jean, but the screenplay sidelined Grey's subplot and the film wasn't well-received.
According to IMDb, the producer, Stokely Chaffin, was raised in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and insisted her screenwriter, C. Jay Cox visit Alabama before writing the screenplay.
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