Author Archives: John Sullivan

Why Hollywood loves book adaptations…

Why Hollywood loves book adaptations… and how we can help with yours! A recent article from The Verge earlier in the year caught our eye. It’s an excellent piece on why Hollywood are so into book adaptations right now. Here’s our summary on the article and our own thoughts on it… “Why Hollywood is turning

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Books & Novels: Special award in our Summer Writing Contest!

Book your place in the industry with our Summer writing contest, for a special prize! Our Summer 2017 Writing Contest isn’t just the place for your feature scripts, shorts, and pilots. We also accept entries from all of you novelists – and we’re creating a special category in our Summer writing contest, for the “Book

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Our pick of the web for July 2017 – From the @WriteMovies Twitter Feed!

Our pick of the web for July 2017 – From the @WriteMovies Twitter Feed! Our @WriteMovies Twitter feed has been sharing lots of exciting things giving our tips of the best new articles, insights and offers for screenwriters and producers on the web. And in case you’ve missed anything there, here is our pick for July

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June/July Featured Script of the Month winner – QUEEN OF HEARTS by Ethan Westgate

We are proud to be able to announce QUEEN OF HEARTS by Ethan Westgate as the winner of our Featured Script of the Month for scripts submitted in June and July 2017. With our Summer Contest only opening late in June, we decided to combine our free monthly contest for all submissions from its opening

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Meet David Dell Johnson, the WriteMovies Spring 2017 Contest Grand Prize Winner!

Meet our Spring 2017 Screenwriting Contest Grand Prize Winner: CHOKE JOB by David Dell Johnson! Check out David’s short bio and logline for the script. A strong commercial appeal, an enticing story, and compelling characters. Many elements to David’s script, CHOKE JOB, stood out to us. One of our judges even said “I couldn’t stop

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Bobby Lee Darby and Nathan Brookes – Our new Elite Script Consultants

Two New Elite Script Consultants Revealed – action, horror and thriller specialists! We are happy to announce two new signings to the WriteMovies team. Hollywood co-writers Bobby Lee Darby and Nathan Brookes have come onboard as our newest Elite script Consultants, joining the likes of producer Tom Craig (RAINMAN, SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE). Bobby and Nathan

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Meet our Spring 2017 Screenwriting Contest Second Placed Winner: THE FACTION by Kevin Karp!

Just when you think you know who the protagonist is, something happens that makes you think twice. That’s what Kevin’s script does. Early twists in the opening 20 pages, goes against convention, setting the script up very nicely. There’s fresh industry interest in this genre right now too, so we’re looking forward to developing Kevin’s

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