August 16, 2013

Goldfinger: A Franchise Hits its Stride

If From Russia With Love was the film in which the James Bond franchise found its voice and its legs, then Goldfinger is certainly the film […]
August 12, 2013

From Russia With Love – A Franchise Finds its Voice and Creates a Genre

If Dr. No was an underwhelming introduction to the world of James Bond, then From Russia With Love represents a literal and figurative second wind that […]
August 5, 2013

Screenwriting: The Thong Bikini of Prose

Writing a screenplay goes against everything that we were taught in our high school and middle school English classes. We were taught to describe people and […]
June 25, 2013

Love Your Work Enough to Completely Change It

A while back I posted a blog suggesting that writers should love their characters enough to make them flawed. I’ve read a lot of scripts and […]