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The MovieThe Director(s)The Writers
7th Heaven (1927)Benjamin Glazer
The Patriot (1928)Hanns Kräly
The Big House (1930)Francis Marion
Cimarron (1931)Howard Estabrook
Bad Girl (1931)Edwin J. Burke
Little Women (1933)Victor Heerman, Sarah Y. Mason
It Happened One Night (1934)Robert Riskin
The Informer (1935)Dudley Nichols
The Story of Louis Pasteur (1936)Pierre Collings, Sheridan Gibney
The Life of Emile Zola (1937)Heinz Herald, Geza Herczeg, Norman Reilly Raine
Pygmalion (1938)Ian Dalrymple*, Cecil Lewis, W.P. Lipscomb, George Bernard Shaw
Gone with the Wind (1939)Sidney Howard
The Philadelphia Story (1940)Donald Ogden Stewart
Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)Sidney Buchman, Seton I. Miller
Mrs. Miniver (1942)George Froeschel, James Hilton, Claudine West, Arthur Wimperis
Casablanca (1942)Julius J. Epstein, Philip G. Epstein, Howard Koch
Going My Way (1944)Frank Butler, Frank Cavett
The Lost Weekend (1945)Charles Brackett, Billy Wilder
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)Robert E. Sherwood
Miracle on 34th Street (1947)George Seaton
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)John Huston
A Letter to Three Wives (1949)Joseph L. Mankiewicz
All About Eve (1950)Joseph L. Mankiewicz
A Place in the Sun (1951)Harry Brown, Michael Wilson
The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)Charles Schnee
From Here to Eternity (1953)Daniel Taradash
The Country Girl (1954)George Seaton
Marty (1955)Paddy Chayefsky
Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)John Farrow, S.J. Perelman, James Poe
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)Pierre Boulle, Carl Foreman, Michael Wilson
Gigi (1958)Alan Jay Lerner
Room at the Top (1959)Neil Paterson
Elmer Gantry (1960)Richard Brooks
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)Abby Mann
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)Horton Foote
Tom Jones (1963)John Osborne
Becket (1964)Edward Anhalt
Doctor Zhivago (1965)Robert Bolt
A Man for All Seasons (1966)Robert Bolt
In the Heat of the Night (1967)Stirling Silliphant
The Lion in Winter (1968)James Goldman
Midnight Cowboy (1969)Waldo Salt
MASH (1970)Ring Lardner, Jr.
The French Connection ( 1971)Ernest Tidyman
The Godfather (1972)Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo
The Exorcist (1973)William Peter Blatty
The Godfather Part II (1974)Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)Bo Goldman, Laurence Hauben
All the President's Men (1976)William Goldman
Julia (1977)Alvin Sargent
Midnight Express (1978)Oliver Stone
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)Robert Benton
Ordinary People (1980)Alvin Sargent
On Golden Pond (1981)Ernest Thompson
Missing (1982)Costa-Gavras, Donald E. Stewart
Terms of Endearment (1983)James L. Brooks
Amadeus (1984)Peter Shaffer
Out of Africa (1985)Kurt Luedtke
A Room with a View (1985)Ruth Prawer Jhabwala
The Last Emperor (1987)Bernardo Bertolucci, Mark Peploe
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)Christopher Hampton
Driving Miss Daisy (1989)Alfred Uhry
Dances with Wolves (1990)Michael Blake
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)Ted Tally
Howards End (1992)Ruth Prawer Jhabwala
Schindler's List (1993)Steven Zaillian
Forrest Gump (1994)Eric Roth
Sense and Sensibility (1995)Emma Thompson
Sling Blade (1996)Billy Bob Thornton
L.A. Confidential (1997)Brian Helgeland, Curtis Hanson
Gods and Monsters (1998)Bill Condon
The Cider House Rules (1999)John Irving
Traffic (2000)Stephen Gaghan
A Beautiful Mind (2001)Akiva Goldsman
The Pianist (2002)Ronald Harwood
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh
Sideways (2004)Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor
Brokeback Mountain (2005)Larry McMurtry, Diana Ossana
The Departed (2006)William Monahan
No Country for Old Men (2007)Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)Simon Beaufoy
Precious (2009)Geoffrey S. Fletcher
The Social Network (2010)Aaron Sorkin
The Descendants (2011)Nat Faxon, Alexander Payne, Jim Rash
Argo (2012)Chris Terrio
12 Years a Slave (2013)John Ridley
The Imitation Game (2014)Graham Moore
The Big Short (2015)Adam McKay, Charles Randolph
Moonlight (2016)Barry Jenkins, Tarell Alvin McCraney

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