writing voice-over

Specs & The City: Voice-Over and ‘The Usual Suspects’

“God help you if you use voice-over in your work, my friends. God help you. That’s flaccid, sloppy writing. Any idiot can write a voice-over narration to explain the thoughts of a character.” – Robert McKee (as played by Brian Cox in ‘Adaptation’) While decried by many industry gurus as lazy...