By Peter Knegt | Indiewire January 6, 2009 at 1:23AM
The USC Scripter Award, which honor both the original work and the adapted screenplay of the previous year's films, announced their 2008 nominees: "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button," "Iron Man," "The Reader," "Revolutionary Road," and "Slumdog Millionaire." Last year, all five USC Scripter nominees went on to Oscar nominations. Though the year before, only two did. The winners will be announced January 9th.