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Browse Beat Sheets in chronological order below, or view a complete list organized alphabetically.

Iron Man Beat Sheet

By on May 4, 2018 in Beat Sheets, Superhero with 2 Comments
<i>Iron Man</i> Beat Sheet

Marvel Studios’ films always hit the beats. That’s why their stories resonate.

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“Welcome Home” (Homepod Ad by Spike Jonze) Beat Sheet

By on April 13, 2018 in Beat Sheets with 3 Comments
<i>“Welcome Home”</i> (Homepod Ad by Spike Jonze) Beat Sheet

Watch this brilliant 4-minute piece.

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An American Werewolf in London Beat Sheet

By on March 30, 2018 in Beat Sheets, Monster In The House with 7 Comments
<i>An American Werewolf in London</i> Beat Sheet

See how John Landis’ beloved cult classic hits the beats.

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The X-Files “Rm9sbG93ZxJz” (Season 11, Episode 7) Beat Sheet

By on March 23, 2018 in Beat Sheets, Monster In The House with 0 Comments
<i>The X-Files</i> “Rm9sbG93ZxJz” (Season 11, Episode 7) Beat Sheet

An instructive MITH

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A Man Like You Beat Sheet

By on March 16, 2018 in Beat Sheets with 2 Comments
<i>A Man Like You</i> Beat Sheet

Watch a brilliant 3-minute film and read its beats.

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See the STC! Beat and Scene Index Cards Written By Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani for The Big Sick

By on February 23, 2018 in Beat Sheets with 2 Comments
See the <i>STC!</i> Beat and Scene Index Cards Written By Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani for <i>The Big Sick</i>

See how concise the beats can be.

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Night of the Living Dead Beat Sheet

By on February 16, 2018 in Beat Sheets, Monster In The House with 2 Comments
<i>Night of the Living Dead</i> Beat Sheet

See how the George A. Romero classic hits Snyder’s story beats.

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IT Beat Sheet

By on January 26, 2018 in Beat Sheets, Monster In The House with 18 Comments
<i>IT</i> Beat Sheet

See how a theme-driven horror experience hits Blake Snyder’s story beats.

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The Roman Quests 4: Return to Rome Novel Beat Sheet

By on January 12, 2018 in Beat Sheets, Novel Writing with 2 Comments
<i>The Roman Quests 4: Return to Rome</i> Novel Beat Sheet

See the novelist’s beats.

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Taken Beat Sheet

<i>Taken</i> Beat Sheet

Learn how to structure your screenplay by seeing how Bresson and Kamen structured theirs.

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