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… What?

Cocaine’s a hell of a drug.

(via okcdouchebags)

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Crazy mash-up that was a lot of fun.

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How and Why I Became a Scriptshadow Convert

Scriptshadow is, bar-none, one of the best sites on the craft of screenwriting I have ever seen.

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25 Screenwriting Tips from “Joyride”

These tips are not concrete in any fashion. They are merelyJoyride 01
suggestions based upon a closer look at various films and examining why they do or don’t work. So there’s no confusion, I include myself in the audience these tips are compiled for. Let’s see what today’s title has to offer us…

This just goes to show that once you’re tuned into what makes a good story, you can’t turn it off. Case in…

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New Screenwriting Tips Coming Soon

An impromptu viewing of “Joyride” has inspired a brand set of Tips to learn from. Expect them before the weekend is out, a means of starting off your week on the right foot as it were.

Until then, Movie Buffs!

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18 Screenwriting Tips from “Reservoir Dogs”

These tips are not concrete in any fashion. They are merely
suggestions Reservoir Dogs 07based upon a closer look at various films and examining why they do or don’t work. So there’s no confusion, I include myself in the audience these tips are compiled for. Let’s see what today’s title has to offer us…

Recently, I was trying to figure out what makes a great low budget movie. Low budget doesn’t mean low quality.…

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Updated Logline: “Soldiers of Fortune”

As I said before, all of my notes on my various projects were in storage for the move. I just so happened to start this blog during this move. One of the first things I put on here were loglines for my projects, all annotated that they were subject to change. (Read: write…

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Ingmar Bergman’s notebooks for Autumn Sonata

Meticulous notes ALWAYS help a story get better!

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Today, as the title suggests, some progress has been made. On what project? A couple, actually. “Soldiers of Fortune” has gotten a couple of thoughts put towards it. Thanks in part to these two articles over at Scribe Meets World.

Lately, the “Hard Hitters”pilot has gotten the most attention from my brain cells. This comes mainly from the fact that Netflix Instant is AMAZING. Seriously. If you’re…

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Screenwriting Book – Screenplay

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Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting by Syd Field

Syd Field is one of the three big screenwriting gurus, alongside Blake Snyder and Robert McKee. And for my money, rightly so. His book, “Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting” is a must-have addition to the aspiring screenwriter’s library.

Although the copy I own was published in 1982, a lot of the principles therein are still…

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