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<i>Man of Steel</i> Beat Sheet

Man of Steel Beat Sheet

By on April 8, 2016 in Beat Sheet with 2 Comments

Before Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, there was screenwriter David S. Goyer’s original. And here are its beats.

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<i>Zootopia</i> Beat Sheet

Zootopia Beat Sheet

By on March 25, 2016 in Beat Sheet with 4 Comments

See how the Disney hit hits all the beats.

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<i>11.22.63</i>: “The Rabbit Hole” (Episode 1) Beat Sheet

11.22.63: “The Rabbit Hole” (Episode 1) Beat Sheet

By on March 4, 2016 in Beat Sheet with 4 Comments

The hulu pilot hits Blake’s beats.

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<i>The Twilight Zone®</i> “It’s a Good Life” Beat Sheet

The Twilight Zone® “It’s a Good Life” Beat Sheet

By on January 15, 2016 in Beat Sheet

Anything less than great structure is at your own risk.

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A Few Thoughts (hopefully helpful) on Writing My Novel

A Few Thoughts (hopefully helpful) on Writing My Novel

Save the Cat!® had a profound effect on Will Akers’ new novel.

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Revealing Interview with Master Cat! Jose Silerio

Revealing Interview with Master Cat! Jose Silerio

By on April 14, 2016 in Today's Blog with 4 Comments

All about writing for film in Creative Screenwriting Magazine.

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How 2 Novelists Used <i>Save the Cat!®</i> to Write Their Novels — Both Coming Out This Week
The 3-Cs to Screenwriting Success

The 3-Cs to Screenwriting Success

By on February 26, 2016 in Today's Blog

3 storytelling elements that are most frequently ignored.

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Success Stories

Master Cat! Ben Frahm Writing TV Series

Master Cat! Ben Frahm Writing TV Series

By on April 17, 2016 in Success Stories with 0 Comments

Ben Frahm has been hired by Sony TV International.

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A New Book Series from Caroline Lawrence

A New Book Series from Caroline Lawrence

By on April 9, 2016 in Novel Writing, Success Stories with 0 Comments

Introducing brand new historical adventures.

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Award for Al Rodriguez

Award for Al Rodriguez

By on March 6, 2016 in Success Stories with 0 Comments

Congrats to Master Cat! Alvaro Rodriguez for this inspirational award.

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How <i>Save the Cat!</i>® Saved My Anti-Shaming Short Film

Consultations and Coverage

Save the Cat!® for Novelists – Personal Consultations

By on February 28, 2015 in Consultations & Analysis, Novel Writing
Save the Cat!® for Novelists – Personal Consultations

Using Blake Snyder’s beat sheet, she’s sold 11 books. Now Jessica Brody wants to help you.

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Beat Sheet Consultations & Script Coverage

By on October 25, 2007 in Consultations & Analysis
Beat Sheet Consultations & Script Coverage

Our Master Cats! can discuss and analyze any aspect of a project you’re working on, including your title, logline, and beat sheet — and provide script coverage according to the Save the Cat! principles.

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Other Recent Posts

The Hero Leads

By on April 26, 2016 in Tips and Tactics with 0 Comments
The Hero Leads

You’ve gone out of your way to thoroughly plot your screenplay. But somehow you forgot to inform your lead.

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4 Tips for Writing a Better Hero:

By on April 19, 2016 in Tips and Tactics with 0 Comments
4 Tips for Writing a Better Hero:

Here’s a nifty checklist to see if your hero needs more oomph!

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Don’t Repeat!

By on March 10, 2016 in Tips and Tactics with 2 Comments
Don’t Repeat!

From Blake’s friend, screenwriter and author Tracey Jackson.

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