#24: John Carter — Setting Up the Climax

JOHN CARTER may have been perceived as a failure, but we demonstrate how excellent Andrew Stanton’s work it truly is. We discuss the brave decision to delay the Inciting Incident, the superb climax of the story and Luke’s man crush on Taylor Kitsch. Check out Bassim’s article at the time of the film’s release on…

#12: Million Dollar Baby – Gear Shift Movies

We answer a listener’s question on the subject of how the inciting incident generates the central dramatic question of the story. Using MILLION DOLLAR BABY and PREDATOR as an example of how the central dramatic question can subtly shift over the course of a story. Royalty Free Music from Bensound. Logo design by the Proxy…