Writing the Romantic Comedy: From "Cute Meet" to "Joyous Defeat": How to Write Screenplays That Sell

Writing the Romantic Comedy: From "Cute Meet" to "Joyous Defeat": How to Write Screenplays That Sell

Writing the Romantic Comedy: From "Cute Meet" to "Joyous Defeat": How to Write Screenplays That Sell
From the slapstick shenanigans of Hepburn and Grant in "Bringing Up Baby" to the sexy repartee of "Shakespeare in Love, " romantic comedies have delighted filmgoers -- and challenged screenwriters -- since Hollywood's Golden Age. Whether you're a first time screenwriter, or an intermediate marooned in the rewriting process, this thoroughly charming and insightful guide to the basics of crafting a winning script will take you step by step from "cute meet" all the way to "joyous defeat." You'll learn the screenwriting secrets behind some of the funniest scenes ever written; how to create characters and dialogue that set the sparks flying; why some bedroom scenes sizzle and others fall flat; and much more. "Writing the Romantic Comedy" features case studies drawn from beloved romantic comedies such as "When Harry Met Sally, Annie Hall, Tootsie, " and "The Lady Eve, " as well as field-tested writing exercises guaranteed to short-circuit potential mistakes and ensure inspiration.
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