This post was written by Friday blogger Annie Reid.
The Writer’s Guild of America has announced the screenplay nominees for the annual Writer’s Guild Awards.
THE AVIATOR, Written by John Logan, Miramax Films
ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND, Screenplay by Charlie Kaufman, Story by Charlie Kaufman & Michel Gondry & Pierre Bismuth, Focus Features
GARDEN STATE, Written by Zach Braff, Fox Searchlight Pictures
HOTEL RWANDA, Written by Keir Pearson & Terry George, United Artists
KINSEY, Written by Bill Condon, Fox Searchlight Pictures
BEFORE SUNSET, Screenplay by Richard Linklater & Julie Delpy & Ethan Hawke, Story by Richard Linklater & Kim Krizan, Based on Characters Created by Richard Linklater & Kim Krizan, Warner Independent Pictures
MEAN GIRLS, Screenplay by Tina Fey, Based on the Book “Queen Bees and Wannabes”) by Rosalind Wiseman, Paramount Pictures
MILLION DOLLAR BABY, Screenplay by Paul Haggis, Based upon Stories from “Rope Burns” by F.X. Toole, Warner Bros.
THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES, Screenplay by Jose Rivera, Based on the Books “Notas de Viaje” by Ernesto Guevara and “Con el Che por America Latina” by Alberto Granado, Focus Features
SIDEWAYS, Screenplay by Alexander Payne & Jim Taylor, Based on the Novel by Rex Pickett, Fox Searchlight Pictures
Winners will be announced February 19th.