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List of scripts yet to be made into films includes biopics of Sam Peckinpah, Hillary Clinton and Marlon Brando

Intrigued by the prospect of a romantic drama about future first lady Hillary Rodham as she vacillates between her career and the attentions of a charming young suitor from Arkansas? Prefer the sound of a period piece about the early artistic struggles of one Ted Geisel, Aka Dr Seuss? Maybe the stirring, gin-soaked tale of film-maker Sam Peckinpah's bid to revive a ruined big-screen career sounds more up your celluloid street? All of the above could find their way into cinemas in the coming years after they were included on the annual "Black List" of the best unproduced screenplays in Hollywood.

This year's list was released by film executive Franklin Leonard, who has been compiling it since 2005. The 2012 edition consists of 78 screenplays that more than 290 film executives have voted their »

- Ben Child

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