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Steinbeck on Writing

A man who writes a story is forced to put into it the best of his knowledge and the best of his feeling. The discipline of the written word punishes both stupidity and dishonesty. A writer lives in awe of…

Sorkinisms

I had no clue Aaron Sorkin wrote Tom Hanks’ Academy Award speech for Philadelphia. You learn something new everyday! I think it should be noted, with repeated use, cocaine causes long-term changes in the brain. Loss of visual memory is…

Sidney Lumet Interview

Sidney Lumet was an amazing director. He knew the importance of character in story and always got the best out of the actors who were fortunate enough to work with him. I revisit several of his films each year, more…

Oscar Scripts

2012 Oscar Nominated Scripts

The nominees for the 2012 Academy Awards were announced early this morning. Congratulations to all the nominees. Click the film names to download their Oscar-nominated scripts for free. Only three films (Hugo, Midnight in Paris, A Separation) and two distribution…