Understanding screenwriting: learning from good, not-quite-so-good, and bad screenplays
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
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Achilles action actors Adam Herz Allenby American Pie American Pie films Amidala Anakin Annie Aqaba Arabs asks audience baseball Benioff Bull Durham characters Clara Coen Coen Brothers comedy Condon Count Dooku Crash Creative Screenwriting Cuarons dialogue discussion Episode Erica Feisal Gaear girl gives goes going Gungans guys Harry Hayes Herz interview Jack Jar Jar Jedi Jedi Council Jeff Jerry Julio Jurassic Park Kevin killed Kinsey Kinsey's later Lawrence Lawrence of Arabia Lawrence's look Lucas Luisa Marge Martin Michelle minutes montage movie Naboo Nadia narrator Nuke Obi-Wan Okay Old Rose Palpatine Paul picture play Qui-Gon reactions says screenplay script second draft seen sequence sexual shot sixth draft Star Wars Stifler story T-Rex talk television tells Tenoch thing Thorwald Titanic Troy velociraptors Veronica Vincent voiceover watch woman writing Yoda