Archive for July 12th, 2012

July 12, 2012

Script: Jerry Maguire

Jerry Maguire was written and directed by Cameron Crowe. The script was nominated for the Best Original Screenplay at the Oscars.

July 12, 2012

Screenwriter Profile: Cameron Crowe

The Writer:

Cameron Crowe is responsible for some of the most iconic films of the last thirty years. He started his writing career when he was just 15 years old and submitted articles about music to Rolling Stone (his script Almost Famous is loosely inspired by this experience). The writer/director behind such classics as Say Anything and Jerry Maguire (a script which took him twenty drafts to get right), Crowe won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for Almost Famous and was nominated for Jerry Maguire.

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July 12, 2012

Quote of the Day: Pauline Kael

A good movie can take you out of your dull funk and the hopelessness that so often goes with slipping into a theatre; a good movie can make you feel alive again, in contact, not just lost in another city.