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bob-david-calhoun's picture
Remakes. Reboots. Re-imaginings. Prequels. Prequels to remakes. That's what 2011 is going to remembered for—the year of the prequels to remakes. We've got three of them coming out this year ("Death Race 2," "Untitled Thing Prequel," and "Rise of the Apes"). I'd say...
jolina-petersheim's picture
Apocalypse! War! Rations! Raids! These words affect me like the ringing of Pavlov’s bell; and although I do not drool or crouch in a corner at the utterance of them, sometimes I come mighty close. I don’t know why I am this way. Perhaps it is my predilection for order. I like going to the grocery...
sharif-khan's picture
Four Master Teachers - One Amazing Weekend - Screenwriter's Summit Toronto - April 9-10, 2011 www.ScreenwritersSummit.com Together they've sold over 2,000,000 books, spoken to over 500,000 people and traveled to more than 40 countries. Famed screenwriting gurus Syd Field, Linda Seger, Michael...
stephen-evans's picture
It's a Deal memo. But it could be the first of many (many many) steps towards a film version of TMOTM.  (Although maybe writing it was the first step.) But it could be the second of many (many many) steps towards a film version of TMOTM.  (Then again there was publishing.) But it could be the third...
mylene-dressler's picture
Yesterday, sitting down and typing away, preparing for a talk I'll be giving later this month at a conference exploring the subject of "Creativity and Madness," I was giving some thought to my moments of extremity as an artist--for example, my apparent inability to get through...
marion-kaoiu's picture
The forthcoming film “The Dark Knight Rises,” of the Batman series, will feature Anne Hathaway as Catwoman. Tom Hardy has been cast as “Bane,” who will likely be the chief bad guy in the film. However good the news of casting is, the news is bittersweet. Chris Nolan is not going to make another...
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Last week I signed up for a trial of Love Film, the home delivered DVD service. Evidently if I watch ten movies, they'll send me a £20 Amazon voucher. There's nothing special about that, except that regular readers of this blog might have noticed that for a, uh...erm, cultured man, I seldom...
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Finally getting back into gear again, writing-wise.  The end of the year is always hectic as I tie up loose ends and prepare for new projects. In the last fews days I've gotten my office in order, created and recorded twenty or thirty minutes worth of ambient music, took some pictures and messed...
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cliff-burns's picture
Quite the haul this Christmas, the fat guy with the biker beard doing me a great service by leaving some wonderful books and DVD's under my Christmas tree. As I've written previously, in 2011 I'm taking the "100 Book Challenge".  Happy to report I received three or four tomes this...