Movies

How to Make a Scary Movie

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Scary movies are often terrible for a myriad of reasons. Because we love a good horror flick more than the average guy does, AnswersFromMen.com has put together the outline of a good scary movie. Rule #1: You Must Build Suspense…

Making the Perfect Villain

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Hollywood and network television have introduced many criminally insane and completely evil men to the public. From Captain Hook to Hannibal Lecter, audiences have been terrified by a multifarious group of indiscriminate gangsters, thieves, and killers. Villains hurt people and…

Pick a New Director!

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Spartacus (Stanley Kubrick, 1960) – In general, you do not mess with the classics. Kubrick’s Spartacus, with Kirk Douglas as the movie’s namesake, is the quintessential film of ancient Rome. Kubrick is a great storyteller and Douglas is brooding, stoic,…

How to Make a Good Movie

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1. The movie has to reach at least two hours – Two hours is the minimum amount of time that any movie needs to fully outline a good story, fully develop complex characters, define a conflict, and resolve it. Though…