Save the Cat!: The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need

Version: Unabridged
Author: Blake Snyder
Narrator: [No Narrators Added]
Genres: Non-Fiction, Art & Music
Publisher: Dreamscape Media
Published In: May 2018
# of Units: 11 CDs
Length: 9 hours
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Overview

Here's what started the phenomenon: the bestseller, for over fifteen years, that's been used by screenwriters around the world! Blake Snyder tells all in this fast, funny, and candid look inside the movie business. Save the Cat is just one of many ironclad rules for making your ideas more marketable and your script more satisfying, others include these: -The four elements of every winning logline -The seven immutable laws of screenplay physics -The ten genres that every movie ever made can be categorized by-and why they're important to your script -Why your hero must serve your idea -Mastering the fifteen beats -Creating the Perfect Beast by using The Board to map forty scenes with conflict and emotional change -How to get back on track with proven rules for script repair This ultimate insider's guide reveals the secrets that none dare admit, told by a showbiz veteran who's proven that you can sell your script if you can save the cat.

Author Details

Author Details

Snyder, Blake

Blake Snyder (1957-2009) worked as a screenwriter and producer for twenty years. His book Save the Cat!: The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need and its sequels have guided screenwriters, novelists, and other creative thinkers for years and continue to be bestsellers. His methodology is also used by many development executives, managers, and producers due to its precise, easy, and honest appraisal of what it takes to write and develop stories in any medium.