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The Story X-Ray: Breaking down your favorite movies

As I [Ben] have said before, a Story or Screenplay is like a human body, and the Structure of that story is like the body’s Skeleton. But how do we examine the skeleton of a living person? We can’t see … Continue reading

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“Once Upon A Time”: The Writing Process

When Jes Bickhart approached me with this project, it was essentially a seven minute gun fight with a twist at the end. Think a low-budget “Shoot ‘Em Up” with less story and fewer Loony Tunes references. For the budget he … Continue reading

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