Patterns: THE OTHERS Beatsheet

A “revelation”, ie. something I “knew” but not explicitly: What Snyder calls “Set Up” is “the beginning of set-up”, but “Set-up” can happen until the Midpoint SGOW is certainly like that, set-up set-up set-up, til Midpoint then pay-off pay-off pay-off. Genre: MONSTER IN THE HOUSE meets RITES OF PASSAGE A “monster”: the others A “sin”: …

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 …