How a Writer should Watch a Movie

Posted On Nov 25 2013 by

This week kicks off the big movie season for Hollywood. Thanksgiving weekend will launch some of the biggest flicks of the year. In fact, Catching Fire, part two of the Hunger Games trilogy, has already opened. It’s on my “to see” list this week. As a writer, though, you shouldn’t just sit and watch these movies. You don’t get to do that. Once you dive into the world of the fiction novelist, reading books and watching movings are homework, not just entertainment. Hopefully they’re both, but I want you to grow as a writer with every book you read and …