Read LincolnMoonrise Kingdom, and Other Oscar-Contending Scripts Online

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Dec. 7 2012 10:28 AM

Read Lincoln, Moonrise Kingdom, and More Oscar-Contending Scripts Online

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Kara Hayward and Jared Gilman in Moonrise Kingdom

Courtesy of Focus Features

A few weeks ago we noted that the script for This Is 40 had been made available online, as part of an Oscar campaign for the screenplay. This practice is becoming increasingly common, and the website Dear Cinema has flagged more than 20 official scripts that have been uploaded as PDFs by the studios that distributed the movies in question.

Among the scripts are those for Moonrise Kingdom, the Tony Kushner-penned Lincoln, Seth MacFarlane's Ted, and more. Happy reading.

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