Frank Darabont has been consistently successful in this industry for the last 30 years.
Kirsten "Kiwi" Smith and Karen McCullah are the powerhouse duo behind some of the biggest "chick flicks" of the last fifteen years.
The Writer: Stanley Kubrick is widely considered one of the best writers and directors of all time and is particularly respected for his ability to master an obscenely wide range of film genres. His films range from suspense (The Shining) to science fiction (2001: A Space Odyssey) to comedy (Dr. Strangelove). James Cameron has said... Continue Reading →
Ben Hecht won the first ever Oscar given for screenwriting (at the time the category was called "Best Original Story") in 1927.
Diablo Cody has proven herself as one of the most sought-after female screenwriters working in Hollywood today.
Melissa Mathison is the creative mind behind such acclaimed films as The Black Stallion, E.T the Extra-Terrestrial, and Kundun.
Charlie Kaufman is one of my screenwriting heroes. People either hate his movies or love them, and I fall into the latter category.
The Writer: Cameron Crowe is responsible for some of the most iconic films of the last thirty years. He started his writing career when he was just 15 years old and submitted articles about music to Rolling Stone (his script Almost Famous is loosely inspired by this experience). The writer/director behind such classics as Say... Continue Reading →
The Writers: Often referred to simply as the Coen brothers, Joel and Ethan Coen are the creative force behind such cult classics and acclaimed cinematic feats as Fargo, O Brother Where Art Thou?, The Big Lebowski, and True Grit. The brothers have been making films together since childhood, and they always write, direct, and produce... Continue Reading →