Blake Snyder
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Blake Snyder

In his 20-year career as a screenwriter and producer, Blake Snyder sold dozens of scripts, including co-writing Blank Check, which became a hit for Disney, and Nuclear Family for Steven Spielberg. His book, "Save the Cat!® The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need," was published in May 2005, and is now in its 33rd printing. The sequels, "Save the Cat!® Goes to the Movies: The Screenwriter's Guide to Every Story Ever Told," "Save the Cat!® Strikes Back: More Trouble for Screenwriters to Get Into... And Out Of," and software, "Save the Cat!® The Last Story Structure Software You'll Ever Need," are also bestsellers. Along with guiding screenwriters, novelists, and other creative thinkers, Blake's method has become the secret weapon of many development executives, managers, and producers for its precise, easy, and honest appraisal of what it takes to write and develop stories in any media. Blake was a proud member of the Writers Guild of America, west. He passed away suddenly on August 4, 2009, but he lives on in his films and his books, in the advice that will never grow old, with the spirit that will continue to thrive and inspire. His story resonates with all who loved him, and your stories will resonate thanks to his love for you. Blake's vision continues on his website and in "Save the Cat!® Goes to the Indies: The Screenwriter's Guide to 50 Films from the Masters," written by Salva Rubio and published in April, 2017.

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Best Sellers

    • Save the Cat!

    • The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need
    • By: Blake Snyder
    • Narrated by: George Newbern
    • Length: 5 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 477
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 420
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 416

    Here's what started the phenomenon: This book has been a best seller for over 15 years and has been used by screenwriters around the world! Blake Snyder tells all in this fast, funny, and candid look inside the movie business....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • overall really good advice

    • By Gerard Ruybal on 09-07-18

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Save the Cat! Strikes Back

    • By: Blake Snyder
    • Narrated by: MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 6 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 539
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 489
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 485

    Blake listened to you and provides new tips, tactics, and techniques to solve your writing problems and create stories that resonate....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Thrill of the Creative!

    • By Gillian on 12-10-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Save the Cat! Goes to the Movies

    • The Screenwriter's Guide to Every Story Ever Told
    • By: Blake Snyder
    • Narrated by: George Newbern
    • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the perfect companion piece to his first book, Blake Snyder delivers even more insider information gleaned from a 20-year track record as one of Hollywood's most successful spec screenwriters....

    Regular price: $34.99

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