Save the Cat! Writes a Novel
Score: 5
From 18 Ratings

Save the Cat! Writes a Novel


  • Author: Jessica Brody
  • Release Date : 2018-10-09
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • File Size: 7146637 Bytes


The first novel-writing guide from the best-selling Save the Cat! story-structure series, which reveals the 15 essential plot points needed to make any novel a success.Novelist Jessica Brody presents a comprehensive story-structure guide for novelists that applies the famed Save the Cat! screenwriting methodology to the world of novel writing. Revealing the 15 "beats" (plot points) that comprise a successful story--from the opening image to the finale--this book lays out the Ten Story Genres (Monster in the House; Whydunit; Dude with a Problem) alongside quirky, original insights (Save the Cat; Shard of Glass) to help novelists craft a plot that will captivate--and a novel that will sell....

Save the Cat!® Strikes Back
Score: 4.5
From 17 Ratings

Save the Cat!® Strikes Back


  • Author: Blake Snyder
  • Release Date : 2009-11-23
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • File Size: 1401680 Bytes


Blake Snyder, author of Save the Cat! and Save the Cat! Goes to the Movies, has delivered the book countless readers and students have clamored for. Inspired by questions from his workshops, lectures, and emails, Blake listened to you and provides new tips, tactics, and techniques to solve your writing problems and create stories that resonate: • The 7 warning signs you might have a great idea ─ or not • 2 sure-fire templates for can’t-miss loglines • The difference between structure and formula  • The Transformation Machine that allows you to track your hero’s growth step-by-step • The 5 questions to keep your story’s spine straight • The 5-Point Finale to finish any story • The Save the Cat!® Greenlight Checklist that g...

Save the Cat
Score: 4
From 20 Ratings

Save the Cat


  • Author : Blake Snyder
  • Publisher : Michael Wiese Productions
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1932907009


Save the Cat Book Description :

This ultimate insider's guide reveals the secrets that none dare admit, told by a show biz veteran who's proven that you can sell your script if you can save the cat!...

Save the Cat
Score: 4
From 20 Ratings

Save the Cat


  • Author : Blake Snyder
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-07-01
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1615931716


Save the Cat Book Description :

This ultimate insider's guide reveals the secrets that none dare admit, told by a show biz veteran who's proven that you can sell your script if you can save the cat!...

Save the Cat  Writes a Novel
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Save the Cat Writes a Novel


  • Author : Jessica Brody
  • Publisher : Ten Speed Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-09
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399579752


Save the Cat Writes a Novel Book Description :

The first novel-writing guide from the best-selling Save the Cat! story-structure series, which reveals the 15 essential plot points needed to make any novel a success. Novelist Jessica Brody presents a comprehensive story-structure guide for novelists that applies the famed Save the Cat! screenwriting methodology to the world of novel writing. Revealing the 15 "beats" (plot points) that comprise a successful story--from the opening image to the finale--this book lays out the Ten Story Genres (Monster in the House; Whydunit; Dude with a Problem) alongside quirky, original insights (Save the Cat; Shard of Glass) to help novelists craft a plot that will captivate--and a novel that will sell....

Save the Cat Goes to the Movies
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Save the Cat Goes to the Movies


  • Author : Blake Snyder
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-07-01
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1615931724


Save the Cat Goes to the Movies Book Description :

Provides advice for budding screenwriters on how to handle the challenges of writing a Hollywood script and includes insider information on the most popular genres in Hollywood as well as references to 500 movie "cousins" to help guide the script writing process....

Save the Cat  Goes to the Indies

Save the Cat Goes to the Indies


  • Author : Salva Rubio
  • Publisher : Save the Cat!(r) Press
  • Release Date : 2017-04-04
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0984157662


Save the Cat Goes to the Indies Book Description :

In his best-selling book, Save the Cat!(r) Goes to the Movies, Blake Snyder provided 50 beat sheets to 50 films, mostly studio-made. Now his student, Salva Rubio, applies Blake s principles to 50 celebrated non-studio films (again with 5 beat sheets for each of Blake s 10 genres). From international sensations like The Blair Witch Project topromising debuts like Pi, from small films that acquired cult status like Texas Chain Saw Massacre to Euro-blockbusters like The Full Monty, from unexpected gems like Before Sunrise to textbook classics such as The 400 Blows, from Dogville to Drive and Boogie Nights to Cinema Paradiso, here are 50 movies that fit both the independent label and Blake Snyder s 15 beats. You ll find beat sheets for works from Quentin...

Save the Cat  Strikes Back

Save the Cat Strikes Back


  • Author : Blake Snyder
  • Publisher : Save the Cat Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0984157603


Save the Cat Strikes Back Book Description :

Inspired by questions from workshops, lectures, and emails, Blake Snyder provides new tips and techniques to help screenwriters create stories that resonate....

Save the Cat    Writes for TV

Save the Cat Writes for TV


  • Author : Jamie Nash
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2021-02-23
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0984157697


Save the Cat Writes for TV Book Description :

Blake Snyder's Save the Cat!®, the world's top-selling story method for filmmakers and novelists, introduces The Last Book on Creating Binge-Worthy Content You'll Ever Need. Screenwriter Jamie Nash takes up Snyder's torch to lay out a step-by-step approach using Blake's principles so that both new and experienced writers can learn how to: ?Use all the nuances, tricks, and techniques of pilot-writing (The Opening Pitch, The Guided Tour, The Whiff of Change) with examples from today's hottest series?Discover the Super-Secret Keep It On The Downlow TV Pitch Template that combines all the critical points of your amazing TV series into one easy-to-read-over-lunch high-level document?Define the 9 TV Franchise Types ?Crack your story using the Save the Cat...

SAVE THE CAT BLAKES BLOGS

SAVE THE CAT BLAKES BLOGS


  • Author : Blake Snyder
  • Publisher : Save the Cat! Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-20
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0984157670


SAVE THE CAT BLAKES BLOGS Book Description :

From 2005 until his death in 2009, Blake Snyder wrote his 3 best-selling Save the Cat!(r) books along with 209 blogs on the Save the Cat!(r) website. The 112 blog posts in this book have been carefully curated and edited from Blake's originals. We have selected posts that we believe are timeless, resonating as powerfully today as on the day Blake wrote them. In addition, we've created 10 chapters in which we've bundled posts according to categories, to simplify your search for the information, encouragement and enthusiasm that were Blake's hallmarks: - Ideas and Concepts - Themes - Titles and Loglines - Genres - Heroes - Structure - Dialogue - The Pitch - Going Pro - Inspiration. Enjoy these meaningful and helpful lessons in screenwriting... and life...

Save the Cat Workbook

Save the Cat Workbook


  • Author : Optimal Publishing
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-02-21
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9798616422682


Save the Cat Workbook Book Description :

Writing Skills Reference | Film Screenwriting | Guided Prompts For Easy Screenwriting Capturing your thoughts, mapping out your story and outlining your screenplay is essential if you are to write with clarity and purpose. This notebook is designed to help you do just that, by employing the techniques and ideas in Blake Snyder's seminal (and entertaining) work on screenwriting "Save The Cat". If you haven't read it yet, please do - it will provide a fresh perspective on how to write successfully for screen. This book provides a template for: The title and loglines The premise (1 page) Character profiles (3 pages) The 15 beats that Snyder identifies - one per page A storyboard - ideally used with sticky Post-Its, but this isn't essential - you can use...