Best of the Web 26 Jan

Story & Structure :: Webshow: Flashbacks :: Movie Analysis: “Her” :: Screenplay Review – The Equalizer :: ‘True Detective’ Writer Nic Pizzolatto on Great Stories Script Perfection :: 12 Fundamentals Of Writing “The Other” :: The Toughest Scene I Wrote: Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Webber :: It Takes The Time It Takes Pitching & … Read more

Don’t F@#%ing Pitch Like This!

One Saturday I attended a fucking great series of talks sponsored by InkTip — a terrific fucking resource for screenwriters. by Trevor Mayes Why all the profanity? Because I got to listen to one of my favorite columnists — Manny Fonseca — who’s known for his foul-mouthed, yet brutally honest and insightful articles for The … Read more

Best of the Web 5 Jan

Story & Structure :: Great Character: Hans Gruber (“Die Hard”) :: Find Your Writer’s Voice in 2014 :: Five Days of ‘Her’: How to Shoot the Future :: ‘Mad Men’ Creator Matthew Weiner Explains How He Created Don Draper :: Screenplay Review – American Bullshit (American Hustle) Script Perfection :: Scriptnotes, 123: Scriptnotes Holiday Spectacular … Read more