Writing Action - Hell or High Water, The Nice Guys, John Wick

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Allen James Roughton is the Stage 32 Script Services Coordinator, a screenwriter, reader and development researcher who has consulted on over 100 projects, scripts, books, comics and films and conducted research on life stories, exposés, professions and locations for development at major production companies. Full Bio »

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Writing action isn't easy! It takes nuance and skill. We’ll break down the action on the page for the heavy-hitting JOHN WICK, the action-comedy THE NICE GUYS, and the slow-building action of HELL OR HIGH WATER.

 

What You'll Learn

You can find the scripts reviewed in this webcast below:
 
HELL OR HIGH WATER (via CBS Films)
THE NICE GUYS (via Indie Film Hustle)
JOHN WICK (aka SCORN) (via Script Slug)

About Your Instructor

Allen James Roughton is the Stage 32 Script Services Coordinator, a screenwriter, reader and development researcher who has consulted on over 100 projects, scripts, books, comics and films and conducted research on life stories, exposés, professions and locations for development at major production companies.

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Reviews Average Rating: 5 out of 5

  • Interesting look at 3 different styles of action writing in 3 different scripts. Very helpful.

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