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Oct 12, 2017

This week we talk about lice, we celebrate our themes being extremely similar, and we cover the script for horror's new highest-grossing film, It (2017) written by Chase Palmer & CJ Fukunaga (with revisions by Gary Dauberman).

Things to Consider:

  1. How does the film treat its female characters, in particular Bev?


Oct 5, 2017

It's officially Halloween-time so Screenplay Book Club has taken a spooky turn!

We take a look at office jobs as if they were professional sports, give ourselves our October names, and discuss Scary Movie, more commonly known as Scream, by Kevin Williamson.

Things to Consider:

  1. How are moments of tension ramped up...


Sep 28, 2017

In this episode, we do some math on iOS 11, we introduce our podcast-on-tape program, and we get (sorta) existential as we talk about Spike Jonze's screenplay for Her.

Things to Consider:

  1. Did you connect with anyone outside of Theo and Sam? Do you need to?
  2. Does the script paint a positive or negative light on AI...


Sep 21, 2017

This week on Screenplay Book Club, we figure out what Matthew McConaughey's best film is, remember some old G4 television show, and we fly right into the script for Up in the Air by Jason Reitman.

Things to Consider:

  1. What does this script have to say about the human connection?
  2. What purpose does Natalie fulfill in the...


Sep 14, 2017

This week, we talk about a certain Nintendo character in regards to pasta-eating, a possible new development with RickWatch!, and the fun yet semi-flawed script for BYO by Natalie Portman and Laura Moses!

Things to Consider:

  1. Many characters are introduced to us throughout the script. Do they have their own voices or...