It was big news when the writers and editors of Gawker Media, whose sites include Gawker, Deadspin, io9, Gizmodo and Jezebel, voted to unionize with the Writers Guild of America last June. Even more so because the company and union jointly held the secret ballot election without National Labor Relations Board involvement. “We are united in […]
The Writers Guild of America has polled its members and come up with the 101 Funniest Screenplays of all time. We have two Open Mic essays about it. In the first one, which you can find here, Open Mic blogger...
The list spans 86 years of comedy filmmaking.
EDITOR’S NOTE: A list of the 101 funniest screenplays of all time has been released by The Writers Guild of America (East and West). According to the Nov. 11 press release, the list was “voted on by members of both...
This is Spinal Tap | Image: MGMThe Writer's Guild of America, both western and eastern divisions, recently created events centering around member voting for the 101 funniest screenplays of all time. The resulting list, though heavy on titles from the 80s, names films young and old. Show More Summary
The Writers Guild of America put out a list of what they think the 101 funniest screenplays are and it’s filled with all time classics and favorites and movies that are watchable over and over again. We put together a video showing scenes from the top seven on the list and it definitely makes us want to watch everything else on the list. Read more...
Oh, boy! Here’s a list that will prompt an argument or twelve – the Writers Guild of America (East and West) has released its list of the 101 Funniest Screenplays. Woody Allen has six scripts listed; Harold Ramis has five, and Mel Brooks only four (!) – tied with Preston Sturgess. The legendary Charlie … Continue reading WGA East/West Releases 101 Funniest Screenplays List! ?
Woody Allen's groundbreaking 1977 comedy Annie Hall triumphed over 100 other films – including a handful of the director's other works – to land at Number One on the Writers Guild of America's list of the 101 Funniest Screenplays. The comedy's Allen- and Marshall Brickman-penned script beat out a Top...
Film buffs who have argued long into the night over the funniest screenplays in the history of cinema no longer need to quarrel. That's because the helpful folks over at The Writers Guild Of America have compiled a list of the 10 funniest screenplays ever written. Show More Summary
Woody Allen might get a laugh out of the Writers Guild of America’s list of the 101 funniest screenplays of all time.
Comedy is no laughing matter, especially when you’re ranking some of the most hilarious movies of all time. The Writer’s Guild of America has released a list of the 101 funniest screenplays ever written, and like any list on the internet,...Show More Summary
Variety reports the Writers Guild Of America has named Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman’s Annie Hall the funniest screenplay of all time. In completely unrelated news, the voting body of the Writers Guild Of America is largely comprised...Show More Summary
The Writers Guild of America has voted Annie Hall the funniest screenplay of all time, choosing the film as its top pick from a list of 101 contenders. The Oscar-winning 1977 screenplay beat out the works of Monty Python and Mel Brooks,...Show More Summary
Last night at a bi-coastal event, the Writers Guild of America released their ordered list of the 101 funniest screenplays of all time. …Read More
The Writers Guild of America thinks Woody Allen penned the funniest movie of all time. In a newly released list of the 101 funniest screenplays, Allen's Annie Hall tops the list, reports the Hollywood Reporter. Allen himself starred in the 1977 film with Diane Keaton. Most of the top films...
The east and west factions of the Writers Guild of America have published their official list of 101 funniest screenplays, revealing Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman's Annie Hall as their top pick. Members of both guilds voted on the films, which had to have had theatrical releases, English language scripts, and... More »
Prepare to argue about this for hours in comments. The Writers Guild Of America, West and Writers Guild of America, East have tonight released their official list of the 101 funniest screenplays. The list – featuring more than one tie...Show More Summary
The Writers Guild of America, East has been trying to get a contract with ITV Studios for nearly five years. It still doesn’t have one, but is getting its day in court. A federal trial has been scheduled for January 11 on a complaint...Show More Summary
Tyler Perry gave one hell of a speech at the Directors Guild of America Honors on Thursday night. The writer, director, and actor first became famous for his Madea character in the play I Can Do Bad All by Myself, and then the film Diary of a Mad Black Woman (and... More »
Editorial staff members of the news and aggregation site said they would join Writers Guild of America, East.