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Big Hit for Marilyn Brandt

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Big Hit for Marilyn Brandt

Congrats to STC! friend and guest blogger, Marilyn Brandt. Her On Any Given Sundae is part of the Love, Laughter & Happily

Save the Cat!® Podcast: The Theme Stated Beat of Little Miss Sunshine

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Save the Cat!® Podcast: The Theme Stated Beat of <i>Little Miss Sunshine</i>

Join Master Cat! Jose Silerio and Guy Thompson as they demonstrate how the strong Theme Stated of Michael Arndt’s Oscar®-winning script (Best

Best of Our Blogs: A Safe Place

| July 18, 2014 | 3 Comments

Best of Our Blogs: A Safe Place

I wrote this 40 years ago, in the early ’70s — just for myself. It was never published until July 27,

A Master Cat! Transforms His Audience

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Master Cat! Transforms His Audience

It was a masterful night as José Silerio hosted a standing-room-only crowd from the Veterans Writing Project at the Writers

How to Train Your Dragon 2 Beat Sheet

| July 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

<i>How to Train Your Dragon 2</i> Beat Sheet

Our gratitude to  Master Cat! Cory Milles for this transformative analysis. The movie How to Train Your Dragon is dedicated

InkTip

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

InkTip

Four writers get their scripts optioned or sold each week with InkTip. In the last two years, producers and reps used InkTip

The Best of Blake’s Blogs: Where’s the Irony?

| June 27, 2014 | 3 Comments

The Best of Blake’s Blogs: Where’s the Irony?

  This blog was originally published on August 21, 2008. As with so much of Blake’s writing, it still resonates

Turning Screenplays into Graphic Novels

| June 20, 2014 | 14 Comments

Turning Screenplays into Graphic Novels

Our thanks to the irrepressible Sarah Beach, a friend of Blake and STC! Sarah worked many years as a researcher

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

| June 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

Save the Cat!® Podcast: The Bad Guys Close In Beat of <i>Nebraska</i>

The Bad Guys Close In beat of Nebraska (written by Bob Nelson and directed by Alexander Payne) is a perfect

Save the Cat!® Podcast: The Opening and Final Image Beats of Dallas Buyers Club

| May 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Save the Cat!® Podcast: The Opening and Final Image Beats of <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>

If the Opening and Final Images show the true transformation of a hero, the story will really resonate. A powerful

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