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This clever book reveals the 120 minute-by-minute story genome that unites all successful films. It shows you — like no other book has before — what makes great movies tick.
Get the structural skinny on what made these and over 40 other movies successful: Star Wars, Forrest Gump, Being John Malkovich, The Godfather, Rashomon, Halloween, Jaws, Juno, Knocked Up, The Matrix, Pulp Fiction, and Spider-Man.
What People Say
“I tell writers to study movies and break down their structure. Klick has done this here, minute by minute. …an invaluable tool in building a professional career.”
— Marc Scott Zicree, writer: Star Trek: The Next Generation
“Klick demystifies the scriptwriting process and takes you on a beautiful journey into the thought process behind the moments that make a feature great.”
— Jen Grisanti, author of Story Line: Finding Gold In Your Life Story
“With screenwriting students, one of the best exercises is to ‘beat’ out the story with them. This book is a catalyst for developing compelling and engaging screenplays.”
— Rob Goald, UNLV Film Dept.
Screenwriter, Producer, and Author Todd Klick is a VP and Director of Story Development in Los Angeles, CA.
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