365 Days of Missing Blake Snyder

365 Days of Missing Blake Snyder

One Heck of a Guy A year ago today, on August 4, 2009, popular screenwriting mentor Blake Snyder died unexpectedly of a pulmonary embolism. It was a tragic loss to those who knew him. Because to know Blake, was to love him. I was one of many aspiring screenwriters...
The Madness of Comedy Movie Ratings

The Madness of Comedy Movie Ratings

Invictus A while back I watched Invictus, starring Morgan Freeman as President Nelson Mandela, and Matt Damon as the smallest rugby captain I’ve ever seen. (I know Invictus isn’t a comedy, but bear with me.) I haven’t read the script (written by...