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"Argo" and "Zero Dark Thirty" have been named the top film scripts of 2012 by the Writers Guild of America. The results should be good news for "Argo," the strong Best Picture favorite which appeared locked in a close battle with "Lincoln" and "Silver Linings Playbook" for the Adapted Screenplay Oscar. And it shouldn't mean much for "Zero Dark Thirty," because that screenplay's two biggest rivals at the Oscars, "Django Unchained" and "Amour," were ineligible for the WGA's Original Screenplay Award. Rules that restrict WGA Awards eligibility to films produced under the guild's »

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