John and Craig discuss the psychological barriers facing writers tackling big projects, and offer practical guidance for getting stuff written.
Craig enlists the help of another John (Lee Hancock) to hold down the fort with regular John away. The two discuss JLH's career, starting out as a lawyer in Texas and breaking into the film industry as a writer and director.
John and Craig open the 36th Scriptnotes with a brief discussion about contracts, and then face writer's block head on.
John and Craig offer advice to a director taking the plunge, with guidance on both getting the work done and getting the performances you want. From there, we segue into a discussion of the Perfect Director, the next installment of ...
John and Craig discuss the trend of hiring multiple writers to work concurrently on tentpole features. Can movies be written like television, and should they?