How To Write a Screenplay Around a Title Character

Although most movies are developed around a particular concept or story, there is a long list of movies that were created because of interest in a character or group of characters. There are movies built around Saturday Night Live characters like The Ladies Man, MacGruber, and Superstar. But not only comedies get Hollywood movies based...
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The 40 Greatest Screenplays Ever Written: Part I

It would have been easier (for which read “saner”) simply to have called this piece, Forty Great Screenplays, because in researching and writing it I was reminded of at least treble that number of great screenplays I have read or seen.  What I can say without doubt is that each...
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