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by FreeRangeAuthor
Jun 09, 2011 4:51 am
Forum: Inspiration and Motivation
Topic: As Good As Star Wars
Replies: 15
Views: 11708

Re: As Good As Star Wars

I would contend that a late movie that brilliantly uses mythological elements and structures is "Perfume: The Story of Murderer" (2006). It conforms beautifully to the "hero's journey", who seeks his bliss. Although, in the end, it is how the hero really fails his quest. I rated ...
by FreeRangeAuthor
Jun 09, 2011 4:29 am
Forum: Using Screenwriter
Topic: Formats and screenplay programmes
Replies: 2
Views: 3421

Re: Formats and screenplay programmes

You could always download the trial version of Movie Magic Screenwriter 6 and try its import feature, to see how well it formats from your Word file.

If it saves you loads of manual changes, then you could consider buying the tool.

-- Seattle
by FreeRangeAuthor
May 05, 2008 5:31 pm
Forum: The Writing Process
Topic: Hook, Lure and Narrative - 11 Rules
Replies: 1
Views: 3734

Hook, Lure and Narrative - 11 Rules

Richard A. Lovett has a 5 page essay on crafting the effective opening for prose fiction, "11 Rules", "Hook, Lure and Narrative: The Art of Writing Story Leads" -- Analog Science Fiction and Fact Magazine, July/August 2008, page 123 http://www.analogsf.com If you don't want to bu...
by FreeRangeAuthor
Apr 20, 2008 1:25 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Kubrick collaboration memoir
Replies: 0
Views: 3022

Kubrick collaboration memoir

I just ran across this hilarious memoir by one of the last collaborators to work with Kubrick before his death. Perhaps many of you have already read it, from 2000, but I just found it the other night, and couldn't stop laughing ... sounds like Kubrick was a true eccentric. Plumbing Stanley Kubrick ...
by FreeRangeAuthor
Apr 10, 2008 9:13 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: SkypeCast and screenplay.com
Replies: 1
Views: 3405

blog talk radio > Re: SkypeCast and screenplay.com

Here's an even better service for connecting screenplay.com to their audience, in a broadcast venue, and the price is right ...

http://www.blogtalkradio.com

If anyone sets up a broadcast, promo it here, so we can listen !!!

:mrgreen:

-- Seattle
by FreeRangeAuthor
Mar 28, 2008 2:15 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Some prose fiction
Replies: 0
Views: 2807

Some prose fiction

Here's a couple of my rejected prose stories from years past - science fiction/fantasy ...

http://www.exordia.net/story/

Remember, this is copyright material, not public domain.

-- Seattle
:mrgreen:
by FreeRangeAuthor
Mar 28, 2008 2:01 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: SkypeCast and screenplay.com
Replies: 1
Views: 3405

SkypeCast and screenplay.com

I'm wondering if there would be any interest to have SkypeCast conferences about screenplay writing, or the screenplay.com tools (MovieMagic Screenwriter)? about SkypeCast - up to 100 users ... https://skypecasts.skype.com/skypecasts/home The price is right ... free. I use Skype, to call phones, voi...

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