Scriptnotes, Ep 366: Tying Things Up — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is [sings] Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 366 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast we’re going to be […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 365: Craig Hates Dummies — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 365 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast we’ll be doing one of […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 364: Netflix Killed the Video Store — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August and this is Episode 364 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today Craig is off in Chernobyl land in a hotel that from his descriptions sounds like Eastern […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 363: Best Popular Screenwriting Podcast — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. Megan Amram: And the award for Best Popular Screenwriting Podcast goes to…oh my god…Scriptnotes! Michael Gilvary: This is the first nomination and the first award for Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig Mazin: Oh wow, OK, I was […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 362: The One with Mindy Kaling — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hey, this is John. So, today’s episode has some explicit words. It has some F-bombs. So if you’re in the car with your kids, this is the warning. Hello and welcome. My name is John August and this is Episode 362 of Scriptnotes, […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 361: From Indie to Action Comedy — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August and this is Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig is off on assignment this week but luckily we have not one but two people on deck to fill […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 360: Relationships — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: Yes. My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 360 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast we’re going to be […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 359: Where Movies Come From — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 359 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast we’re going to be looking […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 358: Point of View — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name, uh, is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 358 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast we’ll be looking at […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 357: This Title is an Example of Exposition — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: OK. My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 357 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. That’s an example of exposition and this week […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 356: Writing Animated Movies — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August and this is Episode 356 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. This week Craig and I have switched places. He is in Europe while I am back in […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 355: Not Worth Winning — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hola y bienvenido. Soy John August. Craig Mazin: Soy Craig Mazin. John: Y esto es Scriptnotes, un podcast sobre la escritura de guiones y cosas que son interesantes para los guionistas. Today we have the grab-baggiest of episodes with topics ranging from screenwriting […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 354: Upgrade — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. Craig Mazin: This podcast has a little bit of strong language in it because Leigh Whannell has potty mouth. Hello, my name is Craig Mazin and this is Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast I’m […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 353: Bad Behavior — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. Craig Mazin: Hi folks. Today’s episode may feature some strong language. So if you’re listening with your kids you may want to stop that. Or put some headphones on. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig: My name is Craig Mazin. […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 352: Infinite Westworld — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Today’s episode of Scriptnotes contains a surprising number of F-bombs. So, if you’re listening in the car with your kids, this is your strong language warning. Now this episode was recorded live last week at the ArcLight in Hollywood. It was a great […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 351: Full Circle — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 351 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the program we’re going to be talking […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 350: Limerence — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Today’s episode of Scriptnotes has some strong language, so if you’re in the car with your kids this is your warning. Hey, so this is John. Today’s episode of Scriptnotes was originally going to be a Best Of episode because Craig is traveling […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 349: Putting Words on the Page — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 349 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the show we’ll be talking about the […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 348: All About Family — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 348 of Scriptnotes. Craig: Whoa. John: A podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. On today’s program it’s another installment […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 347: Conflict of Interest — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 347 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast we’ll be discussing conflict of […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 346: Changing the Defaults — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: So, language warning. There are some bad words in this episode, so if you’re driving in the car with your kids you might want to put on some headphones. Well, don’t well headphones in the car. But you might not want your kids […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 345: Love, Aptaker & Berger — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 345 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today on the podcast we’re doing something a little […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 344: Comedy Geometry — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. Craig Mazin: Hi this is Craig. Today on this podcast there is one F-bomb that gets dropped, so if you do have some small kids around you in the car or at home just be aware that that’s going to happen at some point. You […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 343: The One with the Indie Producer — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. This is Scriptnotes. It’s a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Craig is off in Europe working on Chernobyl. Luckily we have a guest who is more than his equal. Keith […]

Scriptnotes, Ep 342: Getting Paid for It — Transcript

The original post for this episode can be found here. John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 342 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. We’ve had a bunch of craft episodes back to […]