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"Casablanca" has the best script of all time


Followed by "The Godfather", "Chinatown" and "Citizen Kane"

Los Angeles - According to American screenwriters, the classic film "Casablanca" has the best script of all time. The Writers Guild of America (WGA) put Julius Epstein, Philip Epstein and Howard Koch's script at number one on their list of "101 Best Screenplays". As the film magazine "Hollywood Reporter" reported on Friday, the other ranks are followed by "The Godfather" (script by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola), "Chinatown" (Robert Towne), "Citizen Kane" (Herman Mankiewicz and Orson Welles) and "All About Eve" (Joseph Mankiewicz). There were 1,400 scripts to choose from. Francis Ford Coppola, Billy Wilder and Woody Allen came in the final with four works on the list. (APA / dpa)

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