Spider-Man: Homecoming

July 12, 2017

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“Just a typical Homecoming on the outside of an invisible jet, fighting my girlfriend’s dad.” 

I'm your host David Negrin, and tonight joining me is Alec Pollak for a story analysis and comic book history of Spider Man: Homecoming directed by Jon Watts (Clown, Cop Car, and the Onion News Network).

On THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular and controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

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The Beguiled

July 10, 2017

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"It seems the enemy... it's not what we believed."

Tonight joining David Negrin are Alka Khushalani and Kristina-Leath Malin for a story analysis of THE BEGUILED. Directed and Written for the Screen by Sofia Coppola, based on the 1971 screenplay by Albert Maltz & Irene Kamp (as Grimes Grice) and based on the novel by Thomas Cullinan. Winner of Best Director, 2017 Cannes Film Festival. to beguile - to charm or enchant someone, sometimes in a deceptive way.

On THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular and controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

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Tracking Board Preview: June 2017

July 6, 2017
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June 2017 Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.
 
Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and brings us the industry insider updates on big script sales and hot spec screenplays hitting the town. Giving screenwriters the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now.
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It Comes At Night

June 20, 2017

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"The door was already open when you got there?" This week on The Script Podcast we analyze "It Comes At Night" written and directed by Trey Edward Shults.

On THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular and controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

Hope to see you there! 

David Negrin & The Producers of The Script Podcast

NYC Screenwriters Collective

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ALIEN: Covenant

June 12, 2017

The_Script_Podcast_AC_BANNER.jpg“We don't leave Earth to be safe.”  Join us to talk Androids, Xenomorphs, and Engineers on our live story analysis panel for ALIEN: COVENANT. Be a part of our interactive studio audience in NYC while our script doctors David Negrin, Alec Pollak, Kristina Leath-Malin, Jeremy Engdhal-Johnson, and Alka Khushalani analyze the newest chapter in the ALIEN saga. Directed by Ridley Scott, starring Katherine Waterston, Michael Fassbender, Billy Crudup, and Danny McBride. What happened after Prometheus? Is Covenant a prequel or sequel to the original Aliens? Have David and Bishop ever gone out for tea?  See the movie this weekend! And come participate in our live Q&A Monday evening.

 
 
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Logan

June 12, 2017

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"Nature made me a freak. Man made me a weapon. And God made it last too long." This week on The Script we review LOGAN -- Directed by James Mangold, Screenplay by Scott Frank and Michael Green with Story by James Mangold

On THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular and controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

Hope to see you there! 

David Negrin & The Producers of The Script Podcast

NYC Screenwriters Collective

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Tracking Board Preview: May 2017

June 12, 2017
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May 2017 Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.
 
Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 
 
 
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Tracking Board Preview: March 2017

June 12, 2017

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March 2017 Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.
 
Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 
 
 
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Tracking Board Preview: February 2017

June 12, 2017
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February 2017 Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.
 
Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 
 
 
PRODUCERS, The Script
NYC Screenwriters Collective 
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Star Wars: ROGUE ONE

December 25, 2016
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"I'm one with the Force. The Force is with me."

This is The Script! The podcast for screenwriters by screenwriters, the deepest story analysis anywhere on the internet, at the Script we believe STORY MOVES PAGES, STORY MOVES PRODUCT, and STORY MOVES PEOPLE.

I'm your host David Negrin, joining me is Alec Pollak this AFTERNOON for story analysis of Star Wars - Rogue One.

The Artists
DIRECTOR: Gareth Edwards (Monsters, Godzilla)
WRITERS: Chris Weitz (The Golden Compass), Tony Gilroy (Bourne films, Michael Clayton, State of Play, Proof of Life, The Devil's Advocate)

 

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

 

 

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Dr. Strange

December 19, 2016
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"You should really read the warnings first, the warnings come after the spells." This is The Script! The podcast for screenwriters by screenwriters, the deepest story analysis anywhere on the internet, at the Script we believe STORY MOVES PAGES, STORY MOVES PRODUCT, and STORY MOVES PEOPLE.
 
I'm your host David Negrin, joining me is Alka Khushalani and Alec Pollak and Tonight… we analyze the latest character introduction in the Marvel Cinematic Universe: DR. STRANGE Starring… Blueberry Cumberbun… Bolshoi Camaraderie... Big Banana Habitat...
 
 
The Artists
DIRECTOR: Scott Derrickson - Sinister (2012) The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005) and The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)  :(
WRITERS: Jon Spaihts | Scott Derrickson — Jon Spaihts - Prometheus, Black List scripts Passengers and Shadow 19
PRODUCER: Kevin Feige
 

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

 

PRODUCERS, The Script

NYC Screenwriters Collective

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Suicide Squad

September 4, 2016

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“You know what they say about the crazy ones...” Our LIVE STORY ANALYSIS PANEL of Suicide Squad. Our interactive studio audience in NYC and script doctors David Negrin and Alec Pollak analyze the newest dysfunctional superhero family brought to the screen starring Margot Robbie, Jared Leto, Will Smith, Joel Kinnaman, and Viola Davis. Will the squad be well differentiated in the narrative or will it be Harley Quinn and the Seven Dwarves? Will Jared Leto's Joker become as classic as Ceasar, Jack, Mark and Heath's? Will any of the Squad die along the way? Will other Justice League heroes make appearances? (The Flash?) How do you coordinate a multiple protagonist redemption plot in the middle of a wild and crazy action flick? Harley Quinn / Joker for president! [SPOILER WARNING]

 
SHOW NOTES:

WHEN: Tuesday, August 9th, 7p-8:30p  

WHERE: Adorama 42 W 18th St (bet 5th & 6th Ave) New York, NY 10011


Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

 

PRODUCERS, The Script

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Ghostbusters (2016)

September 4, 2016

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“Get out of my friend ghost!” Don’t miss our LIVE STORY ANALYSIS PANEL of Ghostbusters (2016). Be a part of our interactive studio audience while our script doctors David Negrin, Kristina Leath-Malin, and Alka Khushalani analyze the reboot of the comedy classic starring Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones, and Kate McKinnon. Are we picking up where we left off in Ghostbusters 2 (1989), Ghostbusters 1 (1984) or some time new? Will these four Queens of Comedy re-invent the roles of Venkman, Stantz, Spengler, and Zeddmore? Or will they create a whole new dynamic? Will the ghostly nemeses like Slimer and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man make an appearance? There is internet buzz about cameos. All I know is this movie better feature New York City and green slime! [SPOILER WARNING]

WHEN: Tuesday, July 19th, 7p-8:30p  

WHERE: Adorama 42 W 18th St (bet 5th & 6th Ave) New York, NY 10011

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

PRODUCERS, The Script

NYC Screenwriters Collective

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Tracking Board Preview: June 2016

September 4, 2016
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June 2016 Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.

Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 

PRODUCERS, The Script
NYC Screenwriters Collective

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Finding Dory

September 4, 2016

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“P. Sherman, 42 Wallaby Way, Sydney!” Don’t miss our LIVE STORY ANALYSIS PANEL of Finding Dory. Be a part of our interactive studio audience while our script doctors analyze the sequel to the beloved, Pixar classic Finding Nemo. What are the famous Pixar “22 Rules of Storytelling”? And how well does Finding Dory follow them? Is there a relationship to the Pixar script development process and the TV Showrunner script development process? What exactly is the nature of the relationship between Marlin and Dory? Will Nemo get a love interest? What’s happened in the entire underwater world of Nemo in the last thirteen years? And how’s his fin?! [SPOILER WARNING]


Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

YouTube: WATCH The Script Podcast LIVE: "Finding Dory" HERE

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iTunes: Listen to THE SCRIPT Podcast: "Finding Dory" HERE

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

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Tracking Board Preview: May 2016

September 4, 2016
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May 2016 Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.

Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 

PRODUCERS, The Script
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X-Men: Apocolypse

September 4, 2016

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“You can fire your arrows from the Tower of Babel !”  Our LIVE STORY ANALYSIS PANEL of X-Men Apocalypse. Our interactive studio audience and script doctors analyze the newest sequel in the “rewind” of the X-Men films. How will Apocalypse measure up to Civil War and Batman v. Superman? What’s on our Superhero Tentpole Story Checklist? This is Bryan Singer’s 4th X-Men film, is he shepherding the franchise well? Will he do another X-Men? And what do we think of James McAvoy baldy? [SPOILER WARNING]

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.



PRODUCERS, The Script

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Tracking Board Preview: April 2016

September 4, 2016
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April 2016 Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.

Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 

PRODUCERS, The Script
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Tracking Board Preview: March 2016

September 4, 2016
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March 2016 Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.

Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 

PRODUCERS, The Script
NYC Screenwriters Collective

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Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice

September 4, 2016

"It's okay, I'm a friend of your son's. --I figured. The cape." --Batman & Martha Kent This week on THE SCRIPT David Negrin and Alec Pollak analyze the sequel to Man of Steel, the prequel to Justice League: Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. How is the "Two Marthas" backstory written as ingenious character development? Is there an inherent plot weakness in the beef between Batman and Superman? While Wonder Woman's 7 minutes on screen is pretty kick-ass, does it pass the Bechdel Test? And our comic book expert Alec BLOWS my mind by decoding the relevance of the "Dark Knight Returns" & "Superman Injustice" graphic novel references. [SPOILER WARNING]

iTunes: Listen to THE SCRIPT Podcast: "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" HERE

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

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PRODUCERS, The Script

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NYC Screenwriters Collective

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10 Cloverfield Lane

September 4, 2016
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"One chance to answer with some dignity. Or I swear you're going into this barrel while you're still alive to feel the pain."

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.



PRODUCERS, The Script

NYC Screenwriters Collective

www.ScreenwritersCollective.org

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Tracking Board Preview: February 2016

September 4, 2016
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February 2016 
Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.

Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 

PRODUCERS, The Script
NYC Screenwriters Collective

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The Witch

September 4, 2016
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"Wouldst thou like to live deliciously?" 

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.


PRODUCERS, The Script

NYC Screenwriters Collective

www.ScreenwritersCollective.org

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Tracking Board Preview: January 2016

September 4, 2016
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January 2016 
Script Sales, Hot Spec Screenplays, Hollywood Gossip.

Tracking Board Czar Mike De Luca is back with his monthly Tracking Board Preview! This is no advert. Once again Mike has mined the tracking boards so we don't have to and bringing us industry insider updates on big script sales and the spec screenplays hitting the town. Letting us know the script concepts, genres, and budgets that Hollywood is buying right now. 

PRODUCERS, The Script
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The Hateful Eight

September 4, 2016

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"Say adios to your huevos!Happy 2016! This week on THE SCRIPT on our LIVE STORY ANALYSIS PANEL we analyze the 8th film from Quentin Tarantino: The Hateful Eight. Live from Adorama in New York City. Is it a Western, is it a Mystery, is it a Horror? Does it deliver what Tarantino scripts are known for: dialogue, tension, non-linear storytelling? Will Tarantino retire after his 10th film as he claims? What's the story behind Tarantino's writing process for Hateful 8 and it's link to Jango Unchained? And what pray tell is an Overture anyway?! [SPOILER WARNING] [[EXPLICIT]]

YouTube: WATCH The Script Podcast: "The Hateful Eight" HERE

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iTunes: Listen to THE SCRIPT Podcast: "Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens" HERE

Every week on THE SCRIPT Podcast we analyze the latest popular or controversial scripts, films, and original TV series from a screenwriter’s perspective. THE SCRIPT features working screenwriters analyzing story at the highest level anywhere on the internet.

PRODUCERS, The Script

Jordan Rosengarten, David Negrin

NYC Screenwriters Collective

www.ScreenwritersCollective.org

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