Film Movies Written By Kurt Wimmer

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

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Equilibrium is a 2002 American dystopian science fiction film written and directed by Kurt Wimmer and starring Christian Bale, Emily Watson, and Taye Diggs. The film follows John Preston, an enforcement officer in a future in which both feelings and artistic expression are outlawed and citizens take daily injections of drugs to suppress their emotions. After accidentally missing a dose, Preston begins to experience emotions, which makes him question his own morality and moderate his actions while attempting to remain undetected by the suspicious society in which he lives. Ultimately, he aids a resistance movement using advanced martial arts, which he was taught by the very regime he is ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Christian Bale, Sean Bean, Taye Diggs, Dominic Purcell, Emily Watson, + more

Initial Release: 2002

Directed by: Kurt Wimmer

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#49 on The Best Dystopian and Near Future Movies

#13 on The 35+ Greatest Dystopian Action Movies

#10 on The Very Best Tech Noir Movies

#22 on The Best Fictional Dystopias to Live In

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Law Abiding Citizen is a 2009 American thriller film directed by F. Gary Gray from a screenplay written by Kurt Wimmer and stars Jamie Foxx and Gerard Butler. The film takes place in Philadelphia and tells the story of a man driven to commit multiple murders while targeting not only his family's killer but also a corrupt criminal justice system. Law Abiding Citizen was released theatrically in North America on October 16, 2009. The film was nominated for a Saturn Award as the Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film of the year, but lost to Inglourious Basterds, and the film also garnered NAACP Image Awards nominations for both Jamie Foxx and F. Gary Gray. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Gerard Butler, Jamie Foxx, Viola Davis, Leslie Bibb, Regina Hall, + more

Initial Release: 2009

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

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#28 on The Greatest Movies About CIA Agents & Operatives

#13 on The Best Thriller Movies About Revenge

#21 on The Most Unrealistic Action Films

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Salt is a 2010 American action thriller spy film directed by Phillip Noyce, written by Kurt Wimmer, and starring Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Daniel Olbrychski, August Diehl and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Jolie plays Evelyn Salt, who is accused of being a Russian sleeper agent and goes on the run to try to clear her name. Originally written with a male protagonist, with Tom Cruise initially secured for the lead, the script was ultimately rewritten by Brian Helgeland for Jolie. Filming took place on location in Washington, D.C., the New York City area, and Albany, New York, between March and June 2009, with reshoots in January 2010. Action scenes were primarily performed with practical stunts, ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Tika Sumpter, Andre Braugher, + more

Initial Release: 2010

Directed by: Phillip Noyce

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#33 on The Greatest Movies About CIA Agents & Operatives

#8 on The Best Movies About Agents and Operatives

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Street Kings is a 2008 American action thriller film directed by David Ayer, and starring Keanu Reeves, Forest Whitaker, Hugh Laurie, Chris Evans, Common and The Game. It was released in theaters on April 11, 2008. The initial screenplay drafts were written by James Ellroy in the late 1990s under the title The Night Watchman. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Keanu Reeves, Hugh Laurie, Chris Evans, Common, Naomie Harris, + more

Initial Release: 2008

Directed by: David Ayer

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