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Academy Award for Original Screenplay

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1940s

People who added this item 33  Average listal rating (15 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.5 
1. The Great McGinty (1940)
1941 WINNER - Preston Sturges

People who added this item 1236  Average listal rating (778 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.5 
2. The Great Dictator (1940)
1941 NOMINEE - Charlie Chaplin

People who added this item 12  Average listal rating (6 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 6.6 
3. Angels Over Broadway (1940)
1941 NOMINEE - Ben Hecht

People who added this item 10  Average listal rating (2 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.5 
4. Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet (1940)
1941 NOMINEE - Norman Burnside/Heinz Herald/John Huston

People who added this item 201  Average listal rating (127 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.6 
5. Foreign Correspondent (1940)
1941 NOMINEE - Charles Bennett/Joan Harrison

People who added this item 2317  Average listal rating (1343 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.4 
6. Citizen Kane (1941)
1942 WINNER - Herman Mankiewicz/Orson Welles
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People who added this item 39  Average listal rating (19 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.8 
7. The Devil and Miss Jones (1941)
1942 NOMINEE - Norman Krasna

People who added this item 159  Average listal rating (90 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.8 
8. Sergeant York (1941)
1942 NOMINEE - Harry Chandlee/Abem Finkel/John Huston/Howard Koch

People who added this item 1  Average listal rating (0 ratings) 0  IMDB Rating
9. Tall, Dark and Handsome (1941)
1942 NOMINEE - Karl Tunberg/Darrell Ware

People who added this item 20  Average listal rating (8 ratings) 5.9  IMDB Rating 6.7 
10. Tom Dick and Harry (1941)
1942 NOMINEE - Paul Jarrico

People who added this item 110  Average listal rating (61 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.4 
11. Woman of the Year (1942)
1943 WINNER - Michael Kanin/Ring Lardner Jr


People who added this item 18  Average listal rating (13 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.2 
12. One of Our Aircraft Is Missing (1942)
1943 NOMINEE - Michael Powell/Emeric Pressburger

People who added this item 66  Average listal rating (31 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.4 
13. Road to Morocco (1942)
1943 NOMINEE - Frank Butler/Don Hartman

People who added this item 20  Average listal rating (11 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
14. Wake Island (1942)
1943 NOMINEE - W. R. Burnett/Frank Butler

People who added this item 5  Average listal rating (2 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 6.6 
15. The War Against Mrs. Hadley (1942)
1943 NOMINEE - George Oppenheimer

People who added this item 8  Average listal rating (3 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 6.9 
16. Princess O'Rourke (1943)
1944 WINNER - Norman Krasna


People who added this item 20  Average listal rating (12 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.2 
17. Air Force (1943)
1944 NOMINEE - Dudley Nichols

People who added this item 76  Average listal rating (42 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.4 
18. In Which We Serve (1942)
1944 NOMINEE - Noel Coward

People who added this item 16  Average listal rating (11 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating
19. The North Star (1943)
1944 NOMINEE - Lillian Hellman

People who added this item 17  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 7.6 
20. So Proudly We Hail! (1943)
1944 NOMINEE - Allan Scott

People who added this item 27  Average listal rating (9 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
21. Wilson (1944)
1945 WINNER - Lamar Trotti


People who added this item 42  Average listal rating (21 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
22. Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
1945 NOMINEE - Preston Sturges

People who added this item 67  Average listal rating (35 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating
23. The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944)
1945 NOMINEE - Preston Sturges

People who added this item 11  Average listal rating (4 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 6.7 
24. Two Girls and a Sailor (1944)
1945 NOMINEE - Richard Connell/Gladys Lehman

People who added this item 18  Average listal rating (10 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.9 
25. Wing and a Prayer (1944)
1945 NOMINEE - Jerome Cady

People who added this item 4  Average listal rating (1 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 6.7 
26. Marie-Louise (1944)
1946 WINNER - Richard Schweizer


People who added this item 24  Average listal rating (14 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.7 
27. Dillinger (1945)
1946 NOMINEE - Philip Yordan

People who added this item 7  Average listal rating (1 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 6.6 
28. Music for Millions (1944)
1946 NOMINEE - Myles Connolly

People who added this item 5  Average listal rating (0 ratings) 0  IMDB Rating 6.7 
29. Salty O'Rourke (1945)
1946 NOMINEE - Milton Holmes

People who added this item 4  Average listal rating (0 ratings) 0  IMDB Rating 6.1 
30. What Next, Corporal Hargrove? (1945)
1946 NOMINEE - Harry Kurnitz

People who added this item 22  Average listal rating (11 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
31. The Seventh Veil (1945)
1947 WINNER - Muriel Box/Sydney Box


People who added this item 82  Average listal rating (50 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.2 
32. The Blue Dahlia (1946)
1947 NOMINEE - Raymond Chandler

People who added this item 240  Average listal rating (122 ratings) 8.3  IMDB Rating 8.3 
33. Children of Paradise (1945)
1947 NOMINEE - Jacques Prévert
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People who added this item 905  Average listal rating (546 ratings) 7.9  IMDB Rating 8.1 
34. Notorious (1946)
1947 NOMINEE - Ben Hecht

People who added this item 22  Average listal rating (11 ratings) 7.8  IMDB Rating 7.6 
35. Road to Utopia (1945)
1947 NOMINEE - Norman Panama/Melvin Frank

People who added this item 85  Average listal rating (50 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.3 
36. The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer (1947)
1948 WINNER - Sidney Sheldon


People who added this item 49  Average listal rating (23 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.8 
37. Body and Soul (1947)
1948 NOMINEE - Abraham Polonsky

People who added this item 36  Average listal rating (21 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.1 
38. A Double Life (1947)
1948 NOMINEE - Ruth Gordon/Garson Kanin

People who added this item 296  Average listal rating (173 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating
39. Monsieur Verdoux (1947)
1948 NOMINEE - Charlie Chaplin

People who added this item 134  Average listal rating (74 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 7.9 
40. Shoeshine (1946)
1948 NOMINEE - Sergio Amidei/Adolfo Franci/C. G. Viola/ Cesare Zavattini

People who added this item 45  Average listal rating (24 ratings) 7  IMDB Rating 7.3 
41. The Hospital (1971)
1971 - Paddy Chayefsky

Nominees:
Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion - Elio Petri, Ugo Pirro
Klute - Andy Lewis, David Lewis
Summer of '42 - Herman Raucher
Sunday Bloody Sunday - Penelope Gilliatt

People who added this item 70  Average listal rating (41 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.1 
42. The Candidate (1972)
1972 - Jeremy Larner

Nominees:
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie - Luis Buñuel, Jean-Claude Carrière
Lady Sings the Blues - Terrence McCloy, Chris Clark, Suzanne de Passe
Murmur of the Heart - Louis Malle
Young Winston - Carl Foreman

People who added this item 940  Average listal rating (622 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.4 
43. The Sting (1973)
1973 - David S. Ward

Nominees:
American Graffiti - George Lucas, Gloria Katz, Willard Huyck
Cries and Whispers - Ingmar Bergman
Save the Tiger - Steve Shagan
A Touch of Class - Melvin Frank, Jack Rose

People who added this item 1838  Average listal rating (1087 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.3 
44. Chinatown (1974)
1974 - Robert Towne

Nominees:
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore - Robert Getchell
The Conversation - Francis Ford Coppola
Day for Night - François Truffaut, Jean-Louis Richard, Suzanne Schiffman
Harry and Tonto - Paul Mazursky, Josh Greenfeld

People who added this item 1461  Average listal rating (938 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.1 
45. Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
1975 - Frank Pierson

Nominees:
Amarcord - Federico Fellini, Tonino Guerra
And Now My Love - Claude Lelouch, Pierre Uytterhoeven
Lies My Father Told Me - Ted Allan
Shampoo - Robert Towne, Warren Beatty

People who added this item 825  Average listal rating (508 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.2 
46. Network (1976)
1976 - Paddy Chayefsky

Nominees:
Cousin, cousine - Story and Screenplay by Jean-Charles Tacchella; Adaptation by Daniele Thompson
The Front - Walter Bernstein
Rocky - Sylvester Stallone
Seven Beauties - Lina Wertmüller

People who added this item 1956  Average listal rating (1200 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.2 
47. Annie Hall (1977)
1977 - Woody Allen, Marshall Brickman

Nominees:
The Goodbye Girl - Neil Simon
The Late Show - Robert Benton
Star Wars - George Lucas
The Turning Point - Arthur Laurents
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People who added this item 130  Average listal rating (65 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.4 
48. Coming Home (1978)
1978 - Screenplay by Robert C. Jones, Waldo Salt; Story by Nancy Dowd

Nominees:
Autumn Sonata - Ingmar Bergman
The Deer Hunter - Screenplay by Deric Washburn; Story by Michael Cimino, Deric Washburn, Louis Garfinkle, Quinn K. Redeker
Interiors - Woody Allen
An Unmarried Woman - Paul Mazursky


1950s

People who added this item 64  Average listal rating (32 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.6 
49. Battleground (1949)
1950 WINNER - Robert Pirosh
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People who added this item 10  Average listal rating (7 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
50. Jolson Sings Again (1949)
1950 NOMINEE - Sidney Buchman


 

Academy Award for Best Writing (Original Screenplay) - The Oscars

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