2016 Best Original Screenplay Nominees

2016 Best Original Screenplay Nominees

The 2016 Oscar nominations have been announced! Read the scripts nominated for Best Original Screenplay before the show on Sunday, February 28th, 2016!


Bridge of Spies


– Written by Matt CharmanEthan Coen, Joel Coen

– Directed by Steven Spielberg

– Starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Alan Alda

Read the Script





Ex Machina


– Written by Alex Garland

– Directed by Alex Garland

– Starring Oscar Issac, Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson

Read the Script





Inside Out


– Written by Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley

– Directed by Pete Docter, Ronnie Del Carmen

– Starring Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, Mindy Kaling

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– Written by Josh Singer, Tom McCarthy

– Directed by Tom McCarthy

– Starring Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery

Read the Script





Straight Outta Compton


– Written by Jonathan Herman, Andrea Berloff

– Directed by F. Gary Gray

– Starring O’Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Paul Giamatti

Read the Script




Check out more scrips from our script links page!


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2 Responses to “2016 Best Original Screenplay Nominees”

  1. essayfilms Says:

    January 19th, 2016 at 2:40 pm

    And no ‘Steve Jobs’ by Aaron Sorkin?!

  2. Jeff Says:

    January 20th, 2016 at 5:09 pm

    It wasn’t nominated!! How ridiculous is that? But, it was released, so you can find it.

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