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Watch a Great Screenplay: Script Frenzy Tip #5

netflixlogo.pngWatched any good screenplays lately? Below, we’ve rounded up a list of 23 Academy Award nominated original screenplays that you can watch instantly on Netflix–twenty years worth of winning scripts.

To help all the aspiring screenwriters in the audience participating in the Script Frenzy writing marathon, we will feature a new script writing tool or tip every day this month. If you are taking the challenge, keep us posted in the comments.

We’ve been building helpful Instant Movies for Readers for the last year, collecting links to the best streaming movies based on contemporary lit to the best book-based movies for people who hate Valentine’s Day.

Netflix Instant Movies Nominated for Best Original Screenplay at the Academy Awards Over the Last 20 Years

1.Up
2.The Messenger
3. Letters from Iwo Jima
4. Syriana
5. Vera Drake
6. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind*
7. Gangs of New York
8. Far from Heaven
9. Talk to Her *
10. Amelie
11. Gosford Park*
12. Billy Elliot
13. Being John Malkovich
14. Good Will Hunting*
15. Jerry Maguire
16. Fargo*
17. Four Weddings and a Funeral
18.Sleepless in Seattle
19. Lorenzo’s Oil
20. Boyz N the Hood
21. Thelma & Louise*
22. Metropolitan
23. Alice

*Won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

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