The Patriot Script

Script by:Robert Rodat (Screenplay)
Directed by:Roland Emmerich

Plot:After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, America, against the British, Benjamin reluctantly returns to his old life to protect his son.

Saving Private Ryan Script

Script by:Robert Rodat (Screenplay)
Directed by:Steven Spielberg

Plot:As U.S. troops storm the beaches of Normandy, three brothers lie dead on the battlefield, with a fourth trapped behind enemy lines. Ranger captain John Miller and seven men are tasked with penetrating German-held territory and bringing the boy home.