Understanding screenwriting: learning from good, not-quite-so-good, and bad screenplays

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Continuum, Apr 15, 2008 - Performing Arts - 230 pages
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Understanding Screenwriting dissects 21 successful and the unsuccessful screenplays. Stempel analyzes why certain aspects of a screenplay work and others do not, carefully explaining the difference between the film we watch and what was, or might have bee

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Review: Understanding Screenwriting: Learning from Good, Not-Quite-So-Good, and Bad Screenplays

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While the title may lead readers to assume this book will help them grasp the art of screenwriting, it does little more than summarize movie plots and voice Stempel's opinions on good and bad movies. Read full review

Review: Understanding Screenwriting: Learning from Good, Not-Quite-So-Good, and Bad Screenplays

User Review  - Goodreads

While the title may lead readers to assume this book will help them grasp the art of screenwriting, it does little more than summarize movie plots and voice Stempel's opinions on good and bad movies. Read full review

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Lawrence of Arabia
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Rear Window
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