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Book awards: Academy Award for Writing Adapted Screenplay

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Works (94)

TitlesOrder
Seventh Heaven: A Play In Three Acts by Austin Strong1927/8
Der Patriot : Drama in 5 Akten by Alfred Neumann1928/29
Cimarron by Edna Ferber1931
Bad Girl by Viña Delmar1932
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott1933
Night Bus by Samuel Hopkins Adams1934
The Informer by Liam O'Flaherty1935
It Happened One Night [1934 film] by Frank CapraRobert Riskin, 1935
Zola and His Time by Matthew Josephson1937
Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw1938
Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell1939
Gone with the Wind [1939 film] by Victor Fleming1939
The Philadelphia Story: A Comedy in Three Acts by Philip Barry1940
Heaven Can Wait: Comedy-Fantasy in Three Acts [play] by Harry Segall1941
Mrs. Miniver by Jan Struther1942
Everybody Comes to Rick's by Murray Burnett1943
Going My Way [1944 film] by Leo McCarey1944
The Lost Weekend [1945 film] by Billy Wilder1945
Glory For Me by MacKinlay Kantor1946
Miracle on 34th Street by Valentine Davies1947
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre by B. Traven1948
Letter to Five Wives by John Klempner1949
The Wisdom of Eve by Mary Orr1950
An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser1951
The Bad and the Beautiful: A Screenplay (Screenplay Library) by Charles Schnee1952
From Here To Eternity by James Jones1953
The Country Girl by Clifford Odets1954
The Country Girl [1954 film] by George Seaton1954
Marty: Final screenplay by Paddy Chayefsky1955
Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne1956
The Bridge on the River Kwai [1957 film] by David Lean1957
The Bridge Over the River Kwai by Pierre Boulle1957
Gigi by Colette1958
Room at the Top by John Braine1959
Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis1960
Judgment at Nuremberg [screenplay] by Abby Mann1961
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee1962
To Kill a Mockingbird [1962 film] by Robert Mulligan1962
Tom Jones by Henry Fielding1963
Becket by Jean Anouilh1964
Becket [1964 film] by Peter Glenville1964
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak1965
A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt1966
In the Heat of the Night by John Ball1967
The Lion in Winter by James Goldman1968
Midnight Cowboy by James Leo Herlihy1969
MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors by Richard Hooker1970
The French Connection by Robin Moore1971
The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty1973
The Godfather by Mario Puzo1974
One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Keseynot in English Common Knowledge1975
All the President's Men by Bob Woodward1976
Pentimento by Lillian Hellman1977
Midnight Express by Billy Hayes1978
Midnight Express [1978 film] by Alan Parker1978
Kramer vs. Kramer by Avery Corman1979
Ordinary People by Judith Guest1980
On Golden Pond: A Play by Ernest Thompson1981
Missing by Thomas Hauser1982
Terms of Endearment by Larry McMurtry1983
Amadeus: A Play in Two Acts by Peter Shaffer1984
Isak Dinesen: The Life of a Storyteller by Judith Thurman1985
A Room with a View by E. M. Forster1986
From Emperor to Citizen by Puyi1987
Les Liaisons Dangereuses by Christopher Hampton1988
Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry1989
Dances with Wolves by Michael Blake1990
Dances with Wolves [1990 film] by Kevin Costner1990
The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris1991
Howards End by E. M. Forster1992
Schindler's List by Thomas Keneally1993
Forrest Gump by Winston Groom1994
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen1995
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen1996
L. A. Confidential by James Ellroy1997
Father of Frankenstein by Christopher Bram1998
The Cider House Rules by John Irving1999
A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash by Sylvia Nasar2001
The Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945 by Władysław Szpilman2002
The Return of The King by J. R. R. Tolkien2003
Sideways by Rex Pickett2004
Brokeback Mountain: Story to Screenplay by Annie Proulx2005
The Departed Screenplay by William Monahan2006
No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy2007
Slumdog Millionaire: A Novel by Vikas Swarup2008
Push by Sapphire2009
The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook: A Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal by Ben Mezrich2010
The Descendants by Kaui Hart Hemmings2011
The Master of Disguise: My Secret Life in the CIA by Antonio J. Mendez2012
Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup2013
Alan Turing, the Enigma by Andrew Hodges2014
Call Me by Your Name by André Aciman2017
Black Klansman by Ron Stallworth2018
Caging Skies by Christine Leunens2019

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