Gladiator Script

Script by:David Franzoni (Screenplay), John Logan (Screenplay), William Nicholson (Screenplay)
Directed by:Ridley Scott
Year:2000

Plot:In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to the throne, Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.
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Coriolanus Script

Script by:John Logan (Screenplay), William Shakespeare (Theatre Play)
Directed by:Ralph Fiennes
Year:2011

Plot:Caius Martius, aka Coriolanus, is an arrogant and fearsome general who has built a career on protecting Rome from its enemies. Pushed by his ambitious mother to seek the position of consul, Coriolanus is at odds with the masses and unpopular with certain colleagues. When a riot results in his expulsion from Rome, Coriolanus seeks out his sworn enemy, Tullus Aufidius. Together, the pair vow to destroy the great city.
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Hugo Script

Script by:John Logan (Screenplay), Brian Selznick (Writer)
Directed by:Martin Scorsese
Year:2011

Plot:Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father. Accompanied by the goddaughter of an embittered toy merchant, Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.
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The Aviator Script

Script by:John Logan (Screenplay)
Directed by:Martin Scorsese
Year:2004

Plot:A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard Hughes from 1927 to 1947, during which time he became a successful film producer and an aviation magnate, while simultaneously growing more unstable due to severe obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Sweeney Todd Script

Script by:John Logan (Screenplay)
Directed by:Tim Burton
Year:1936

Plot:The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.
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