From the Desk of Richard Walter: Stumbling and Bumbling One’s Way to Success

From the Desk of Richard Walter: Stumbling and Bumbling One’s Way to Success

They say you can’t have it all, but don’t I have it all? I have first of all an intact and
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Screenwriting 101: How to Incorporate Music in your Screenplay

Screenwriting 101: How to Incorporate Music in your Screenplay

By: Christopher Osterndorf Raking in over $100 million worldwide at the box office, it’s safe to say that Baby Driver has become
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7 Things We Learned in Our Interview with Wind River’s Taylor Sheridan

7 Things We Learned in Our Interview with Wind River’s Taylor Sheridan

By Shanee Edwards Wind River is as emotionally frigid and dangerous as the desolate landscape of the snow-covered mountains where the
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You Had Me at Hello: The Art of Character Introductions

You Had Me at Hello: The Art of Character Introductions

By Britton Perelman When it comes time to debut your character for the world — er, audiences — to see, it’s no
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Screenwriting Instructors Pilar Alessandra and Carole Kirschner on Breaking into the Writer’s Room

Screenwriting Instructors Pilar Alessandra and Carole Kirschner on Breaking into the Writer’s Room

By Steffanie Moyers On The Page is a weekly podcast hosted by Pilar Alessandra, a writing teacher and former story analyst
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From the Desk of Richard Walter: A Final Solution to the Agent Problem

From the Desk of Richard Walter: A Final Solution to the Agent Problem

Writers love to gripe and kvetch about the army of deplorables in the movie business who discount, dismay, and disrespect
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Review: Get Out Delivers Uniquely Horrifying Commentary

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Suspense. It’s a concept associated with horror and yet seldom the focal point – well at least not in this day…

Review: Logan Delivers Brutal, Beautiful Sendoff

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After Days of Future Past and the personification of doom that was Apocalypse, one might be excused for wondering whether…

Review: John Wick: Chapter 2 is a Satisfyingly Symphonic Sequel

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Keanu Reeves returns as the titular protagonist, a retired hit man who just wants to grieve in peace.   Everything…

Review: The Red Turtle Says More With Less

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Simplicity can be a complex thing.  Take the old folktale of Trang Quynh, for example – a recipient of the…

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