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Netflix House of Cards Series 3 - Screenplays and Jumping The Shark

WARNING: This posts contains spoilers for House of Cards series 1,2 and 3. 

When I worked in the UK film industry I read screenplays for acquisition.   1,155 more words

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Banishing the troubles of the universe

And some other things. I’ll focus on the bigger topic first before I throw the real surprise out into the world, as it’s not really as substantial as I’d like just yet. 585 more words


SLIP/THROUGH - Chapter 1


Decades after the hotels of the Moon, in the age of space tourism, visitors flock to the Vegas of the stars. However, this is not utopia. 2,776 more words


Screenplays: Mrs Miniver & Downton Abbey (!); Cora, Mary Leiter, & Consuelo Balsan

Greer Garson and Walter Pigeon as Mr and Mrs Miniver with their children in a locally dug-out air raid shelter with their children, Toby and Judy (Christopher Severn and Clare Sandars) 2,583 more words

Film Studies

American Sniper Screenwriter on the Challenges of Adapting a Book Into a Movie

Answer by Jason Hall, Screenwriter of American Sniper, on Quora.

Chris Kyle’s book didn’t fully encompass who he was. It was written at the time when he had just gotten back from war. 459 more words

CEM 21 No. 716 2014, Writing

When it comes to major writing goals for 2015 I have set four: Two screenplays and two book-length efforts – one of which is non-fiction and one which is fiction. 421 more words