What is the difference between "Screenplay" and "Written by" credits?
The Screenplay credit is normally used when there's a separate credit for
the Story writer.
When the same writer is the author of both Story and
Screenplay, the 'Written by' term is used.
For more details, please see the
official definitions from the Writers Guild of America.
Did this answer your question?
Yes: Return to the IMDbPro homepage
No: Back to previous choice - Top help menu -
Contact our Help Desk.