Best Film Screenwriters


The Top Ten

1 Kevin Williamson

Scream film series
I Know What You Did Last Summer - SCREAMUSIC

2 Linda Woolverton

The Lion King
Beauty and the Beast
Alice in Wonderland
Maleficent - SCREAMUSIC

3 Steve Kloves

Harry Potter film series
The Amazing Spider-Man film series - SCREAMUSIC

4 John Hughes John Hughes

Sixteen Candles
The Breakfast Club
Home Alone film series - SCREAMUSIC

5 Simon Kinberg
6 Quentin Tarrantino

Reservoir Dogs
Kill Bill film series
Django Unchained - SCREAMUSIC

7 John August

Charlie's Angels film series
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Corpse Bride
Dark Shadows - SCREAMUSIC

8 Ehren Kruger

Scream 3
The Ring film series
Transformers film series - SCREAMUSIC

9 James Gunn

Scooby-Doo film series
Dawn of the Dead
Guardians of the Galaxy - SCREAMUSIC

10 Joseph Stefano

The Contenders

11 Woody Allen Woody Allen Heywood "Woody" Allen is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, playwright and musician, whose career spans more than six decades.
12 Charlie Kaufman
13 John Logan
14 Chris Weitz
15 Ted Elliott

Aladdin, Shrek, the original Pirates of the Caribbean trilogy

16 Terry Rossio
17 James Cameron James Cameron James Cameron is a Canadian film director, producer, screenwriter, and deep-sea explorer. He is best known for his films, The Terminator, Aliens, Terminator 2: Judgement Day, Titanic, and Avatar. He is also the third person in history to reach the bottom of the Mariana Trench, the deepest part of the more.
18 Fran Walsh
19 Frank Darabont
20 Christopher Nolan Christopher Nolan Christopher Edward Nolan is an English film director, producer, and screenwriter who holds both British and American citizenship. He is one of the highest-grossing directors in history, and among the most successful and acclaimed filmmakers of the 21st century.
21 Neal Jimenez
22 Billy Wilder Billy Wilder
23 Paul Schneider
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