The Screenwriter's Problem Solver by Syd Field

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The Screenwriter's Problem Solver

by Syd Field

Dell Publishing, 1998, 363 pages, 0440504910, paperback

Very Good Condition, minor edge and shelf wear with small crease to bottom front corner, un-creased spine

'All writing is rewriting.  But what do you change, and how do you change it?  All screenplays have problems.  They happened to Die Hard: With a Vengeance and Broken Arrow - and didn't get fixed, leaving the films flawed.  They nearly shelved Platoon - until Oliver Stone rewrote the first ten pages and created a classic.  They happen to every screenwriter.  But good writers see their problems as a springboard to creativity.  Now bestselling author Syd Field, who works on over 1000 screenplays a year, tells you step-by-step how to identify and fix common screenwriting problems, providing the professional secrets that make movies brilliant - secrets that can make your screenplay one headed for success ... or even Cannes ...'