The Best Unfilmed Scripts of 2013, According to the Black List

This year's "Black List" is out — a compilation of all the best unproduced screenplays in Hollywood selected by a secret panel of insiders. We've hand picked our favorite genre scripts (including Clarity "What if the world woke up tomorrow to scientific proof of the afterlife?"). Take a look at our list, and try to… »12/16/13 9:30pm12/16/13 9:30pm


2012's List of Best Unproduced Screenplays Is Full of Amazing Science Fiction Ideas

The Black List is out! This is an annual list of the year's best unproduced screenplays — it once included Inglorious Basterds and The King's Speech. This year's list is positively stuffed with time traveling plots, alien encounters and survivalist films. We would like to call out Hibernation as a particular… »12/17/12 6:33pm12/17/12 6:33pm

James Cameron's First Science Fiction Movie Script Was Also His Preachiest

You may have thought Avatar was a tad heavy-handed with its environmentalist messages, but apparently that's nothing compared to Paradise, the short screenplay Cameron wrote in high school. In Paradise, the U.S. government legalizes drugs at some point in the early 1970s, leading to a decade of heavy drug use. And… »3/08/10 12:30pm3/08/10 12:30pm