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Movies Written By Billy Bob Thornton

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This is a list of films written by Billy Bob Thornton, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Billy Bob Thornton is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Billy Bob Thornton screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Billy Bob Thornton films are not included on this list. Billy Bob Thornton has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Billy Bob Thornton films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.

Movies on this list include The Gift and Sling Blade.

You can use this list to answer the questions, "What movies did Billy Bob Thornton write?" and "How many movies did Billy Bob Thornton write?"

This list includes almost all of Billy Bob Thornton's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies Billy Bob Thornton wrote in order to find out more about each individual Billy Bob Thornton film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these Billy Bob Thornton films. {#nodes}
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  • Robert Duvall, James Earl Jones

    Released1996

    Directed byRichard Pearce

    A Family Thing is a 1996 film starring Robert Duvall, James Earl Jones and Irma P. Hall. It was written by Billy Bob Thornton and Tom Epperson and directed by Richard Pearce....  more
  • Leslie Nielsen, Vanessa Angel

    Released2001

    Directed byJames Keach

    Camouflage is a 2001 comedy film/action film starring Leslie Nielsen and Lochlyn Munro....  more
  • Billy Bob Thornton, Eric Stoltz

    Released1996

    Directed byGeoff Murphy

    Don't Look Back is a made-for-HBO action movie/thriller directed by Geoff Murphy starring Eric Stoltz, John Corbett, Josh Hamilton and Billy Bob Thornton. It's the story of Jesse Parish, a heroin...  more
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  • Robert Duvall, Kevin Bacon

    Released2012

    Directed byBilly Bob Thornton

    Jayne Mansfield's Car is a 2012 drama film directed by Billy Bob Thornton, marking his first directing job since 2001's Daddy and Them. Thornton also stars alongside Robert Duvall, John Hurt, Kevin...  more
  • Billy Bob Thornton, Bill Paxton

    Released1991

    Directed byCarl Franklin

    One False Move is a 1992 American thriller film co-written by Billy Bob Thornton. The film stars Thornton alongside Bill Paxton and Cynda Williams and was directed by Carl Franklin. The low-budget...  more
  • Robert Duvall, Billy Bob Thornton

    Released1996

    Directed byBilly Bob Thornton

    Sling Blade is a 1996 American drama film set in rural Arkansas, written and directed by Billy Bob Thornton, who also stars in the lead role. It tells the story of a man named Karl Childers with a...  more

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  • Billy Bob Thornton, Molly Ringwald

    Released1994

    Directed byGeorge Hickenlooper

    Some Folks Call It a Sling Blade is a short film written by Billy Bob Thornton, directed by George Hickenlooper and starring Thornton, Molly Ringwald, and J. T. Walsh. It was adapted into the feature...  more
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  • Katie Holmes, Cate Blanchett

    Released2000

    Directed bySam Raimi

    The Gift is a 2000 American supernatural thriller film directed by Sam Raimi, written by Billy Bob Thornton and Tom Epperson and based on the alleged psychic experiences of Thornton's mother. Other...  more

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