Wednesday, June 12

1968 Academy Awards – Writing (Adapted Screenplay) Winner and Nominees

1968 Academy Awards – Writing (Adapted Screenplay) Winner

In the Heat of the Night Stirling Silliphant

In the Heat of the Night

Stirling Silliphant

An African-American police detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racially hostile southern town.

1968 Academy Awards – Writing (Adapted Screenplay) Nominees

Cool Hand Luke Donn Pearce
Cool Hand Luke
Donn Pearce
In Cold Blood Richard Brooks
In Cold Blood
Richard Brooks
The Graduate Calder Willingham
The Graduate
Calder Willingham
Ulysses Joseph Strick
Ulysses
Joseph Strick