Posts with the tag book review.

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Book Review: Guy Gallo's 'Screenwriter's Compass: Character as True North'

Posted by: Tony Hinds  //  April 18, 2012 @ 2:34am

The tough thing about many screenwriting books (an Amazon search lists a whopping 2342 of 'em) is that authors always seem to be trying to talk their readers out of actually writing a screenplay. Look to your left... look to your right... one of those people will not be here at the end of the... Zzzzzz.

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Book Review: "An Improvised Life: A Memoir" by Alan Arkin

Posted by: Aaron Graham  //  May 9, 2011 @ 4:21am

Maybe the first success story from Chicago's legendary Second City comedy enterprise, Alan Arkin has been a fixture in American film ever since his break-out role in Norman Jewison's The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming.

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Book Review: "Zombie Spaceship Wasteland" by Patton Oswalt

Posted by: Aaron Graham  //  January 22, 2011 @ 1:55am

Thanks to ceaseless reruns, it's likely that the majority of this country's population is most familiar with Patton Oswalt via his past sitcom regularity as Spence on The King of Queens.

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