The 38 Most Common Spec Script Problems (300 Scripts Analyzed)

The 38 Most Common Spec Script Problems (300 Scripts Analyzed)

Spec scripts are a big part of how movies and tv shows get made. But writing a script "on spec"...
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6 Screenwriting Tips from Writing Duo Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg

6 Screenwriting Tips from Writing Duo Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg

Screenwriting advice can be found everywhere. Today we turn to one of Hollywood's most successful screenwriting and producing duos behind...
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What to Expect from Your Manager, Agent and Lawyer

What to Expect from Your Manager, Agent and Lawyer

How important is it for a screenwriter to have a manager? What do literary agents do, exactly? When do you...
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Why Passion is Essential to Your Screenwriting Career

Why Passion is Essential to Your Screenwriting Career

So you want to be a screenwriter? That's great. Screenwriting is a fantastic career. Not only is the industry constantly...
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The Great Screenwriters: David Williamson

The Great Screenwriters: David Williamson

David Williamson is arguably the greatest Australian screenwriter ever. He has written the full gamut of movies, from small, personal, fiercely...
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15 Muhammad Ali Quotes to Get You Fired Up to Write Your Script

15 Muhammad Ali Quotes to Get You Fired Up to Write Your Script

Muhammad Ali wasn't just a boxer. He was a social activist, larger than life personality, and a cultural icon. Regarded...
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Why Passion is Essential to Your Screenwriting Career

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So you want to be a screenwriter? That's great. Screenwriting is a fantastic career. Not only is the industry constantly…

6 Secrets to Nailing Your Netflix Pitch

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So you want to pitch your TV show to Netflix?! That’s great, but let’s be honest, it’s extremely challenging to…

The Best Screenplay Competitions and Resources with Success Stories

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It can feel like a longshot when submitting to screenwriting competitions, especially if you live outside of a major film…

Spoiler Alert! Why Our Brains Love Plot Twists

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