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Directed and written by: Dan GilroyEdited by: John GilroyComposed by: James Newton Howard Films are often so much more than what is on the surface – while the characters, plot and cinematography are all vital parts of the film, the directors are often trying to convey a message of sorts to the audience. They are …

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Directed and written by: James Demonaco The strength of a plot comes in three four factors: goals, stakes, pacing and complete character arcs. The genres that suffer from having clear goals and character arcs are normally action films, comedies and slashers. They’re more focused on the action set-pieces, on making the gags and scaring their …

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The Scream franchise is one that has gone down in film history as one of the most popular film franchises of all time. Originally created by late director Wes Craven, the franchise was to poke fun at the slasher horror films that were ride in the media at the time while staying true to the …

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Director: Michael M. ScottScreenplay by: David Golden When planning to immerse your viewers into the world that you’ve created for them in your screenplay, it can be hard to know how to tell them certain elements that are important to the plot without spelling it out to them or patronising your audience. This is defined …

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A Quiet Place took the world by storm as a new revolutionary wave for the horror genre which alongside the work of Jordan Peele in Get Out and Us has had a revamp in recent years. The team, Scott Beck and Bryan Woods, are now putting their heads together with director Sam Raimi to create …

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Biopics have become prevalent within the movie industry recently, from Freddie Mercury to Steve Jobs, many people have been under the director’s spotlight and the next project we have coming up is Al Capone. Tom Hardy stars as the notorious gangster who battled with syphilitic dementia until the end of his days. Al Capone will …

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