Category: Every Writer Should See…

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Why You Should Watch the Toy Story Movies

Sequels aren’t always the drudge we expect to ooze through the theater in the off-season. In fact, they can be pretty fantastic, as Toy Story illustrates.

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Why Every Writer Should See Memento

Today is another one of those episodes where I tell you a movie you should absolutely see. I love Memento, because it just does everything really well.

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Why Every Writer Should See Stand By Me

Both as a story and a movie, Stand by Me has a lot of devices, exceptional dialogue, and narrative every writer can learn from. Read it. Watch it. Learn.

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Why Every Writer Should Watch Seven

The movie Seven has a lot of lessons for writers who watch with a critical eye. Sean lays out the reasons you should pay attention to Seven when plotting.