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Understanding and effectively using plot points and pinch points in a story with a twist ending.

I know I said I was going to discuss synopses and pitches in my next few posts, but recently I’ve had a couple of readers ask the same question: What exactly is a pinch point and how do you differentiate it from everything else in a story? 925 more words


Book vs. Movie: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

I’ve never met a movie I like more than the book.  When it comes to Harry, I love them both – but there are a lot of details left out if you only see the movie.  935 more words

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Massive 31-Disc Harry Potter Blu-Ray Hogwarts Collection Releases on April 29

It has been almost three years since the last Harry Potter movie hit the big screen, and Warner Bros. is still cashing in on the never ending hype for this massive franchise with an all new 31-Blu-ray Disc Hogwarts Collection. 564 more words

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01.08.14 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone




I take a few issues with that, myself.

One: J.K. Rowling is not a perfect writer. I personally do not believe that she planned out literally every detail of the books in advance.

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01.08.14 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone





You know that the Dursleys are awful but somehow Harry’s casual resignation makes it possible to not grasp the full extent to which…

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