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Mini Review – Bullet to the Head

Bullet to the Head  Mercifully Short Review by Jonathan Empson  Sylvester Stallone is 66 but still has his trademark muscles and slightly brain-injured diction. He also has the hair of a much younger man, which I hope he returned after filming. In this, he plays a New Orleans hitman who whacks a bent cop, then sees his partner get whacked. …

Logline it! – Black List – Week 11

Writing loglines is an essential skill for screenwriters, from early development through to the pitch. In this section, we review the loglines and short synopses of the screenplays that made it into the Blacklist 2012. Learn from the feedback and perfect your own loglining skills. by The Judges  FROM NEW YORK TO FLORIDA [box]”An undisciplined boy is sent to Florida …