The original Beauty and the Beast script (1991) was written by Linda Woolverton with lyrics by Howard Ashman and music by Alan Menken. This script is labeled as the “First Draft.” Beauty and the Beast was the first animated movie ever to be nominated for Best Picture at the Academy
The Final Destination script was written by James Wong and Glen Morgan. (What ever happened to Devon Sawa?)
The Friday the 13th script was written by Victor Miller.
Your manuscript is both good and original; but the part that is good is not original, and the part that is original is not good.
The original Carrie film script was written by Lawrence D. Cohen and Stephen King.
Don’t worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you’ll have to ram them down people’s throats.
Nightmare on Elm Street was written by Wes Craven.
Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.