Platinum Blonde Script

Script by:Harry Chandlee (Story), Douglas W. Churchill (Story), Robert Riskin (Dialogue), Jo Swerling (Adaptation)
Directed by:Frank Capra
Year:1931

Plot:Anne Schuyler is an upper-crust socialite who bullies her reporter husband into conforming to her highfalutin ways. The husband chafes at the confinement of high society, though, and yearns for a creative outlet. He decides to write a play and collaborates with a fellow reporter.
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The Whole Town’s Talking Script

Script by:Jo Swerling (Screenplay), Robert Riskin (Screenplay)
Directed by:John Ford
Year:1935

Plot:Ordinary man-in-the-street Arthur Ferguson Jones leads a very straightforward life. He's never late for work and nothing interesting ever happens to him. One day everything changes: he oversleeps and is fired as an example, he's then mistaken for evil criminal killer Mannion and is arrested. The resemblance is so striking that the police give him a special pass to avoid a similar mistake. The real Mannion sees the opportunity to steal the pass and move around freely and chaos results.
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Lifeboat Script

Script by:John Steinbeck (Writer), Jo Swerling (Screenplay)
Directed by:Alfred Hitchcock
Year:1944

Plot:During World War II, a small group of survivors is stranded in a lifeboat together after the ship they were traveling on is destroyed by a German U-boat.
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