Best writing of the year for a genre film
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films
Currently held by
Lawrence Kasdan, J. J. Abrams, and Michael Arndt for Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2016)
The Saturn Award for Best Writing is a Saturn Award presented by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films.
Unlike most awards rewarding writing in films, it recognizes only the writer(s) of the screenplay, and not those of the story.
Winners and nominees
"†" indicates an Academy Award-winning movie on the same category.
"‡" indicates an Academy Award-nominated movie on the same category.