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How many times have you watched a popular movie and thought, "I'd like to write something like that," or "Even I can write better dialogue!" Here's your chance to learn how to write a novel...by watching movies like "Speed," "The Sixth Sense," "Clueless," "Die Hard," "While You Were Sleeping," and more! For the first time, a professional writing instructor and movie buff w ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published June 13th 2006 by Running Press (first published June 12th 2006)
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Haley Keller
First of all, you're asked to watch a certain movie before reading each chapter of this book. I'm going to be completely honest and say that I didn't watch any of them (although I'd seen one of them before) because I didn't have access to them. I'm definitely going to try and watch them at some point though, and come back to this book. Even without having watched a lot of the movies the author referenced to help make points, I still greatly enjoyed this book.

Movies really do provide really good
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