Tortilla Flat Script

Script by:John Steinbeck (Novel), John Lee Mahin (Screenplay), Benjamin Glazer (Screenplay)
Directed by:Victor Fleming

Plot:Danny, a poor northern Californian Mexican-American, inherits two houses from his grandfather and is quickly taken advantage of by his vagabond friends.

The Grapes of Wrath Script

Script by:John Steinbeck (Author), Nunnally Johnson (Screenplay)
Directed by:John Ford

Plot:Tom Joad returns to his home after a jail sentence to find his family kicked out of their farm due to foreclosure. He catches up with them on his Uncle’s farm, and joins them the next day as they head for California and a new life... Hopefully.

Lifeboat Script

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

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.