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Alternative Scriptwriting, 4th Edition by Jeff Rush, Ken Dancyger

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Index

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A

Accused, The, 204

Ace in the Hole (The Big Carnival), 183

Action

action lines, 5–6

vs. characters, 213–226. See also Characters

dramatic action, 79, 240–244

vs. meaning, 339–340

rising action, 6

subtext-action-character relationships, 6, 200–212

Active (energetic) vs. passive (reflective) characters

antagonists, 175–176

case studies, 169–176

catalyst characters, 171–172

definitions, 165–166

description, 164–166, 176. See also Characters

medium characters, 174–175

narrative drive and energy, 168–169. See also Narratives

observer characters, 172–173

outsider characters, 174

real vs. dramatic characters, 166–168

split characters, 175

Adaptation ...

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