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Formula Analysis

In 2013, I wrote down some notes on the formula for modern disaster movies. My wife loves these, so I made the notes as we watched way too many of them. This is what Hollywood does in developing a script from either a story or book they acquired. Often, the resulting script has little resemblance to the original work. A formula isn't necessarily a bad thing, especially if it works and draws the...

Reviews

Older movies and some older TV series, centered on New York City, often portray artists (playwrights, writers) as living and dying by the reviews of the local newspapers. Sometimes those stories are set in Los Angeles, too. But, this is today. Yes, I want to see reviews. Lots of them. But, I don't live or die by them. When Sudden Mission launched in mid-August, we started a blog tour and got...