How to Write a Movie Script That Hollywood Will Actually Buy

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Learning how to write a movie script doesn't do you much if you can't create something that can actually sell. In this quick slide presentation, Michael Rogan, editor of ScriptBully magazine shares 6 tips screenwriters can use to write a movie script that is compelling, interesting, and capable of attracting interest from Hollywood.

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How to Write a Movie Script That Hollywood Will Actually Buy

  1. 1. HOW TO WRITE A MOVIE SCRIPT... THAT HOLLYWOOD WILL ACTUALLY BUY Tuesday, August 13, 13
  2. 2. DISCLAIMER: NOBODY CAN GUARANTEE A SCRIPT $ALE! ...Unless you have blackmail pictures of Jerry Bruckheimer dressed as a milk maid... Tuesday, August 13, 13
  3. 3. ...BUT HERE ARE 6 TIPS TO MAKEYOUR SCRIPT MORE KICK ASS & MARKETABLE ...which may lead to some serious moolah! Tuesday, August 13, 13
  4. 4. TIP NO:1: PICK A SUBJECT YOU GIVE A CRAP ABOUT ...and that makes you super MAD or super SAD! Tuesday, August 13, 13
  5. 5. TIP NO:2: CREATE A SUPER UNCOMPROMISING HERO ...that is 100% OBSESSED! Tuesday, August 13, 13
  6. 6. TIP NO:3: CREATE AN EVEN MORE UNCOMPROMISING BAD GUY ...who is way more powerful than your hero. Tuesday, August 13, 13
  7. 7. TIP NO:4: MAKE THE MAIN CONFLICT PERSONAL ...and full of BAD blood and history. Tuesday, August 13, 13
  8. 8. TIP NO:5: REVEAL SOMETHING BIG EVERY 10 PAGES ...forget turning points, focus on information. Tuesday, August 13, 13
  9. 9. TIP NO:6:WRITE AVISUAL, IRONIC FINAL SHOWDOWN ...have your hero WIN by LOSING... or LOSE by WINNING. Tuesday, August 13, 13
  10. 10. KEEP WRITING (AND KICKING ASS... Head to http://ScriptBully.com to grab your FREE copy of the eBook “7 Secrets to a Kick-Ass and Marktable Screenplay.“ Tuesday, August 13, 13

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