Chapter 13Some assembly required

Figure 13.1 Jacob Redmon–Putting all the pieces of story DNA seamlessly together is like the choreography one can only find in musicals and musical numbers that stick with us our whole lives, whether they’re classics like Hello, Dolly! (20th Century Fox), Top Hat (RKO Radio Pictures), Singing in the Rain (MGM), Cabaret (Allied Artists Pictures), Moulin Rouge! (20th Century Fox), the offbeat cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show (20th Century Fox), or Frankenstein and The Monster “Puttin’ on the Ritz” in Young Frankenstein (20th Century Fox).

Figure 13.1 Jacob Redmon–Putting all the pieces of story DNA seamlessly together is like the choreography one can only find in musicals and musical numbers that stick with us our whole lives, whether they’re classics like Hello, Dolly! (20th Century Fox), Top Hat (RKO Radio Pictures), Singing in the Rain (MGM), Cabaret (Allied Artists Pictures), Moulin Rouge! (20th Century Fox), the offbeat cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show (20th Century Fox), or Frankenstein and The Monster “Puttin’ on the Ritz” in Young Frankenstein (20th Century Fox).

Now we add up all we have created and ensure that all the elements ...

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