Posts tagged ‘Nora Ephron’

October 1, 2013

You’ve Got Mail Script

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It’s amazing how dated the tech aspect of this script feels now, but the love story is timeless. Certainly makes for a fun read. The You’ve Got Mail script was written by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron.

March 18, 2013

Quote of the Day: Nora Ephron

I don’t care who you are. When you sit down to write the first page of your screenplay, in your head, you’re also writing your Oscar acceptance speech.

August 30, 2012

Quote of the Day: Nora Ephron

It struck me that the movies had spent more than half a century saying, They lived happily ever after and the following quarter-century warning that they’ll be lucky to make it through the weekend. Possibly now we are now entering a third era in which the movies will be sounding a note of cautious optimism: You know it just might work.¬†

June 27, 2012

Script: Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle was written by Nora Ephron, Jeff Arch and David S. Ward.

June 27, 2012

Script: When Harry Met Sally

Here is an early draft of When Harry Met Sally, written by the superb Nora Ephron.

June 27, 2012

Quote of the Day: Nora Ephron

“I try to write parts for women that are as complicated and interesting as women actually are.”

November 28, 2011

Screenwriter Profile: Nora Ephron

The Writer:

Nora Ephron was the undisputed queen of the romantic comedy. Often writing in teams, Ephron earned an Oscar nod and a place in film history for her script When Harry Met Sally. Other classics she turned out included¬†You’ve Got Mail, Julie & Julia, and Sleepless in Seattle. Beyond her screenwriting achievements, Ephron also directed, produced, published a novel, and a book of essays.

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October 17, 2011

Quote of the Day: Nora Ephron

Insane people are always sure that they are fine. It is only the sane people who are willing to admit that they are crazy.