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Welcome to Screenplay Book Club! Grab a script and read some movies with us!

Jan 18, 2018

This week, we talk about performance reviews, our go to karaoke songs, and we break into our main topic of discussion: the screenplay for Hidden Figures!

Things to Consider:

  1. Rising above what’s expected of you
  2. The ebb and flow of events in the story
  3. Antagonists and low points

Matt's Thing to Consider: come out....

Jan 11, 2018

This week, we talk about Matt's train ride, we discuss party snacks, and we take a deep dive into Zach Helm's script for Stranger Than Fiction!

Things to Consider:

  1. Creative use of the narrator
  2. A and B stories, what they’re driven by, how they collide

Matt's Thing to Consider: Candles

Hunter's Thing to Consider: 

Jan 4, 2018

This week, Hunter forgets to change his mic settings, we talk about "string theory", and then we get into our main topic, the script for the very funny Legally Blonde.

Things to Consider:

  1. Elle and the Script’s changing motivations
  2. Fighting stereotypes

Matt's Thing to Consider: Self care

Hunter's Thing to Consider: 

Dec 28, 2017

This week, we take a break from conventions to give you another story-pitching episode. This week, Hunter takes his Hallmark Christmas bingo card and we try to make the next hit Christmas film!

Next week's screenplay: Legally Blonde by Karen McCullah Lutz & Kirsten Smith

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Dec 21, 2017

This week on Screenplay Book Club, Matt and Hunter uncover what makes a good Christmas card, Hunter makes a discovery, and we take a trip into Zombieland, written by Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick!

Things to Consider:

  1. What is each character’s goal in this script? Is it accomplished?
  2. Flashbacks! Do they enhance...