The Devil Wears Prada

Using SAVE THE CAT’s Ten “Genres”

SAVE THE CAT has redefined how Erik Bork looks at types of movie stories, in a way that he thinks can be really helpful to writers. He believes Blake Snyder's “genres” speak to the main question professional readers are asking: “Is the main character’s problem (and plan) big, compelling, and entertaining...

Up Early with Morning Glory Writer Aline Brosh McKenna

Screenwriter Aline Brosh McKenna has her finger on the pulse of what’s driving young American women in the workforce today. In her new film, Morning Glory, the screenwriter switches from fashion to morning news to write about a woman struggling to make it in the turbulent world of broadcasting...