There’s Something About GHOSTBUSTERS…

I loaned my D.V.D. of it to a screenwriter who is working on a comedy about a manipulating schemer who encounters the supernatural; he had never watched it and didn’t really even know the story. He wasn’t as impressed as I am: “I felt from about the mid-point when they got ‘famous’ things started moving …

PATTERNS: Ghostbusters Beatsheet

GHOSTBUSTERS was the first movie (and I think only) movie I ever asked to have bought for me, and it was the first story that made me see “structure” though I didn’t know the word; it made me suspicious that one could write a story as cool and satisfying as Ghostbusters by copying what happened …