Living Out Loud Script

Script by:Richard LaGravenese (Writer)
Directed by:Richard LaGravenese
Year:1998

Plot:Dramatic comedy about two unlikely people who find each other while looking for love. Judith Nelson (Holly Hunter) is suddenly single after discovering her husband of fifteen years, a successful doctor (Martin Donovan), has been having an affair with a younger woman. Judith stews, plans, plots and fantasizes, but she can't decide what to do with her life until she goes out to a night club to see singer Liz Bailey (Queen Latifah), who is full of advice on life and love. While out on the town, Judith is suddenly kissed by a total stranger, which opens her eyes to new possibilities ... which is when she notices Pat (Danny De Vito), the elevator operator in her building.
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Rude Awakening Script

Script by:Neil Levy (Screenplay), Richard LaGravenese (Screenplay)
Directed by:Aaron Russo, David Greenwalt
Year:1989

Plot:In the later 1960s, two hippies are forced to leave their friends as they are wanted by the FBI, who sees them as criminals. They hide in the jungle for 20 years, secluded from the outside world. In the later 1980s, the find out that a secret war is about to start in the US, and decide to return to New York to tell someone about it.
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Freedom Writers Script

Script by:Richard LaGravenese (Screenplay), Erin Gruwell (Novel)
Directed by:Richard LaGravenese
Year:2007

Plot:A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves, and pursue education beyond high school.
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The Horse Whisperer Script

Script by:Eric Roth (Screenplay), Richard LaGravenese (Screenplay), Nick Evans (Author)
Directed by:Robert Redford
Year:1998

Plot:Based on the novel by the same name from Nicholas Evans, the talented Robert Redford presents this meditative family drama set in the country side. Redford not only directs but also stars in the roll of a cowboy with a magical talent for healing.
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The Ref Script

Script by:Richard LaGravenese (Screenplay)
Directed by:Ted Demme
Year:1994

Plot:Caroline and Lloyd are a married couple constantly at each other's throats, masters at crafting acid-tongued barbs at the other's expense. Indeed, they are so obsessed with belittling each other that they never stop -- not even at gunpoint. The gunman is Gus, a thief on the run from the police, who kidnaps the couple as an insurance policy, planning to use their home as a hideout. But their incessant bickering proves more than Gus bargained for, forcing him -- for the sake of his own sanity -- into the unenviable role of peacemaker. To make things even worse for Gus, he discovers that he has taken the couple hostage the night of their big Christmas party, and the guests are already on the way. Not wanting to leave Lloyd and Caroline unattended, Gus opts to attend the party, pretending to be the couple's marriage counselor. This naturally leads to a series of comic confusions, as the hostage crisis and marital tensions head towards their inevitable conclusion.
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Water for Elephants Script

Script by:Richard LaGravenese (Screenplay), Sara Gruen (Author)
Directed by:Francis Lawrence
Year:2011

Plot:In this captivating Depression-era melodrama, impetuous veterinary student Jacob Jankowski joins a celebrated circus as an animal caretaker but faces a wrenching dilemma when he's transfixed by angelic married performer Marlena.
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The Fisher King Script

Script by:Richard LaGravenese (Writer)
Directed by:Terry Gilliam
Year:1991

Plot:Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.
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