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<i>Feast</i> Beat Sheet

Feast Beat Sheet

By on December 26, 2014 in Beat Sheet with 3 Comments

Can a six-minute cartoon retain the emotional impact of the beats?

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<i>Big Hero 6</i> Beat Sheet

Big Hero 6 Beat Sheet

By on November 28, 2014 in Beat Sheet with 4 Comments

Disney really knows how to structure stories that resonate.

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<i>Liar Liar</i> Beat Sheet

Liar Liar Beat Sheet

By on November 14, 2014 in Beat Sheet

See how one of Jim Carrey’s best movies hits the beats.

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<i>Fury</i> Beat Sheet

Fury Beat Sheet

By on October 31, 2014 in Beat Sheet

The breakdown of David Ayer’s captivating motion picture.

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The Language of <i>Save the Cat!</i>®

The Language of Save the Cat!®

By on January 9, 2015 in Tips and Tactics, Today's Blog with 0 Comments

Here are some key phrases to think about when you write.

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From the Best of Blake’s Blogs: Dig Deep Down

From the Best of Blake’s Blogs: Dig Deep Down

By on January 2, 2015 in About the Beats, Today's Blog with 0 Comments

Can your story be “touched by the divine”?

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<i>The Hunger Games</i>‘ Mid-Franchise Genre Shift

The Hunger Games‘ Mid-Franchise Genre Shift

By on December 19, 2014 in Genre, Today's Blog with 5 Comments

Can you switch narrative models mid-franchise?

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The <i>Save the Cat!® Strikes Back</i> Audiobook Is Now on Sale

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Dean DeBlois Wins Golden Globe Award

Dean DeBlois Wins Golden Globe Award

By on January 13, 2015 in Success Stories with 0 Comments

A big win for our good friend!

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David Kauffman’s <i>The One I Wrote For You</i> Opens This Week
Upright Citizens Brigade Uses <i>Save the Cat!</i> in Movie Cram II

Upright Citizens Brigade Uses Save the Cat! in Movie Cram II

By on November 19, 2014 in Success Stories

Read the New York Times article.

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Justin Simien Uses <i>Save the Cat!</i>

Justin Simien Uses Save the Cat!

By on October 21, 2014 in Success Stories

STC helped the director of Dear White People.

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Michael Wiese Productions – Buy Filmmaking Books with a Special STC! Discount

By on November 16, 2014 in Pals
Michael Wiese Productions – Buy Filmmaking Books with a Special STC! Discount

Purchase books from our friends at mwp, the publishers of Save the Cat!, Save the Cat! Goes to the Movies and many of the most highly regarded filmmaking books — with a 25% discount.

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Save the Cat!® Podcast: The Bad Guys Close In Beat

By on October 24, 2014 in Podcasts, Tools
Save the Cat!® Podcast: The Bad Guys Close In Beat

What is your antagonist’s goal?

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Final Draft

By on October 23, 2014 in Pals
Final Draft

Our development partner, Final Draft, Inc. strives to educate, advance, and celebrate the scriptwriter with a suite of offerings that include software, services, publications, and events.

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