New York Film Critics Circle Awards

Best Screenplay Awards

2016
Kenneth Lonergan
Manchester by the Sea
2015
Carol
2014
The Grand Budapest Hotel
2013
Eric Singer & David O. Russell
American Hustle
2012
Tony Kushner
Lincoln
2011
Steven Zaillian & Aaron Sorkin
Moneyball
2010
Lisa Cholodenko & Stuart Blumberg
The Kids Are All Right
2009
Jesse Armstrong, Simon Blackwell, Armando Iannucci, Tony Roche
In The Loop
2008
Jenny Lumet
Rachel Getting Married
2007
Joel and Ethan Coen
No Country for Old Men
2006
Peter Morgan
The Queen
2005
Noah Baumbach
The Squid and the Whale
2004
Alexander Payne
Sideways
2004
Jim Taylor
Sideways
2003
Craig Lucas
The Secret Lives of Dentists
2002
Charlie Kaufman
Adaptation
2002
Donald Kaufman
Adaptation
2001
Julian Fellowes
Gosford Park
2000
Ken Lonergan
You Can Count On Me
1999
Alexander Payne
Election
1999
Jim Taylor
Election
1998
Marc Norman
Shakespeare in Love
1998
Tom Stoppard
Shakespeare in Love
1997
Curtis Hanson
L. A. Confidential
1997
Brian Helgeland
L. A. Confidential
1996
Albert Brooks
Mother
1996
Monica McGowan Johnson
Mother
1995
Emma Thompson
Sense and Sensibility
1994
Quentin Tarantino
Pulp Fiction
1994
Roger Avary
Pulp Fiction
1993
Jane Campion
The Piano
1992
Neil Jordan
The Crying Game
1991
David Cronenberg
Naked Lunch
1990
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Mr. & Mrs. Bridge
1989
Gus Van Sant
Drugstore Cowboy
1989
Daniel Yost
Drugstore Cowboy
1988
Ron Shelton
Bull Durham
1987
James L. Brooks
Broadcast News
1986
Hanif Kureishi
My Beautiful Laundrette
1985
Woody Allen
The Purple Rose of Cairo
1984
Robert Benton
Places in the Heart
1983
Bill Forsyth
Local Hero
1982
Murray Schisgal
Tootsie
1982
Larry Gelbart
Tootsie
1981
John Guare
Atlantic City
1980
Bo Goldman
Melvin and Howard
1979
Steve Tesich
Breaking Away
1978
Paul Mazursky
An Unmarried Woman
1977
Woody Allen
Annie Hall
1977
Marshall Brickman
Annie Hall
1976
Paddy Chayefsky
Network
1975
François Truffaut
The Story of Adele H.
1975
Jean Gruault
The Story of Adele H. (L'Histoire d'Adéle H.)
1975
Suzanne Schiffman
The Story of Adele H.
1974
Ingmar Bergman
Scenes from a Marriage
1973
George Lucas
American Graffiti
1973
Gloria Katz
American Graffiti
1973
Willard Huyck
American Graffiti
1972
Ingmar Bergman
Cries and Whispers
1971
Peter Bogdanovitch
The Last Picture Show
1971
Larry McMurtry
The Last Picture Show
1971
Penelope Gilliatt
Sunday Bloody Sunday
1970
Eric Rohmer
My Night at Maud's
1969
Larry Tucker & Paul Mazursky
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice
1968
Lorenzo Semple, Jr.
Pretty Poison
1967
David Newman
Bonnie and Clyde
1967
Robert Benton
Bonnie and Clyde
1966
Robert Bolt
A Man for All Seasons
1964
Harold Pinter
The Servant
1960
Billy Wilder
The Apartment
1960
I.A.L. Diamond
The Apartment
1959
Wendell Mayes
Anatomy of a Murder
1958
Nedrick Young
The Defiant Ones
1958
Harold Jacob Smith
The Defiant Ones
1956
S. J. Perelman
Around the World in Eighty Days