The Professor and the Madman Script

Script by:Farhad Safinia (Writer), John Boorman (Writer), Todd Komarnicki (Writer), Simon Winchester (Book)
Directed by:Farhad Safinia

Plot:Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William Minor.

The Tailor Of Panama Script

Script by:John le Carré (Novel), Andrew Davies (Screenplay), John le Carré (Screenplay), John Boorman (Screenplay)
Directed by:John Boorman

Plot:A British spy is banished to Panama after having an affair with an ambassador's mistress. Once there he makes connection with a local tailor with a nefarious past and connections to all of the top political and gangster figures in Panama. The tailor also has a wife, who works for the Panamanian president and a huge debt. The mission is to learn what the President intends to do with the Canal.

Hope And Glory (1987) Script

Script by:John Boorman (Writer)
Directed by:John Boorman

Plot:Director John Boorman drew from his own childhood experiences for this coming-of-age tale about a boy growing up in and around London during World War II. For young Billy Rowan, the nightly bombings provide a frightening show, but they include opportunities to rummage through the rubble with friends in the mornings. As Billy plays, his family struggles to remain intact as they suffer through the anguish and losses of wartime.

Excalibur Script

Script by:John Boorman (Screenplay), Thomas Malory (Novel), Rospo Pallenberg (Adaptation), Rospo Pallenberg (Screenplay)
Directed by:John Boorman

Plot:A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.

Deliverance Script

Script by:James Dickey (Novel), James Dickey (Screenplay)
Directed by:John Boorman

Plot:Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.

Point Blank Script

Script by:Alexander Jacobs (Writer), David Newhouse (Writer), Refe Newhouse (Writer)
Directed by:John Boorman

Plot:After being double-crossed and left for dead, a mysterious man named Walker single-mindedly tries to retrieve the rather inconsequential sum of money that was stolen from him.