November 5, 2015

Comedy and Drama: Not Mutually Exclusive

I can’t tell you the number of times someone has given me a comedy script to read and it’s as dull as it can be because […]
June 17, 2015

Musicals and Action Films: Opposite Sides of the Same Coin

I just saw Pitch Perfect 2 the other night, and it got me to thinking about something. I actually enjoyed the film a lot more than […]
February 26, 2015

The Underrated Importance of a Strong Ending

Watching Kramer vs. Kramer the a couple of weeks ago got me to thinking about how important a strong ending is to a film, and how […]
December 11, 2013

3-Act Structure: Is It the Only Way?

Anyone who has followed this blog with any regularity knows that I am an advocate of 3-Act structure, especially for new writers trying to break into […]