'Saving Mr. Banks', 'Rush' & 'Lone Survivor' Screenplays Available For Your Consideration

As we close in on the final days of the year, more award contenders make their way to the theatres. That means, more screenplays become available for your consideration. Today, we present a trio of screenplays based on true stories, all vying for awards attention: Disney's Saving Mr. Banks and Universal's Rush and Lone Survivor. Continue on to snag a free legal download of each screenplay.

Saving Mr. Banks tells the story of Walt Disney working for twenty years to convince a reluctant author, P.L. Travers, to bring her beloved character Mary Poppins to the silver screen. Saving Mr. Banks arrives in U.S. theatres on Dec. 20. Here's a trailer:

Another screenplay based on a true story, Rush chronicles the 1970s Formula 1 racing rivalry between UK's James Hunt and Austria's Niki Lauda. The film brings back the Frost/Nixon writer and director team of Peter Morgan and Ron Howard. Here's the trailer:

Rounding out our trio of screenplays based on true stories, Lone Survivor follows four Navy SEALs in Afghanistan who get ambushed during their covert operation to eliminate an al-Qaeda operative and have to find a way to survive while severely outnumbered and cut off from any help. Lone Survivor hits U.S. theatres on Dec. 25. Here's the trailer:

Thanks to Walt Disney Studios (Saving Mr. Banks) and Universal Pictures (Rush, Lone Survivor), here are the links to the screenplays:

As always, please use these screenplays for your educational purposes only, and don’t wait to download them as we never know when they will go offline.

Also, if you missed our previous posts about award contender screenplays available for free, legal download, you can find them at the links below:

Are you drawn to writing screenplays based on true stories? Or are you more inclined to invent your own worlds for your screenplays? Share your thoughts with us in the comments.


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Thanks for these!

December 14, 2013 at 9:22AM, Edited September 4, 8:45AM


Thanks! Saw Lone Survivor in an early screening and loved it! Just can't wait to have my own copy of it on Blu-ray...such a great movie! Anyone love how the RED Epic made the film look and the use of slow motion? I won't spoil it anymore :P

December 14, 2013 at 12:56PM, Edited September 4, 8:45AM

Nate O

So fun to read these although….isn't limousine spelled,well like that…..and not LIMOSINE as it's spelled in the "Saving Mister Banks" script? Am I missing something?

December 15, 2013 at 7:04AM, Edited September 4, 8:45AM

Billy Barber

Read the book by the guy that lone survivor is based on, crazy story, should make for an awesome film.

December 17, 2013 at 2:18PM, Edited September 4, 8:45AM