Brent Dunham Brent Dunham

Brent Dunham earned his B.A. from USC and an M.A. from Chapman University in Film Studies. He has taught various film courses to students from 7th grade to undergraduates.
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20 Best Werewolf Movies to Watch Right Now

Werewolves predate almost every other fictional monster. So, why aren’t werewolf films very popular? ...

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What is Overstatement? Definition and Examples for Screenwriters

⌂ OverviewVerbal IronySituational IronyDramatic Irony Sometimes you just can’t find the words to express ...

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Welcome to the Shyamalan-aissance — What a Twist!

Best Shyamalan MoviesShyamalan's Style ExplainedThe Return of M. Night Shyamalan I’ve been a fan ...

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What We Can Learn from “Making Movies” by Sidney Lumet

Sidney Lumet directed feature films and television for over 50 years. In other words, ...

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Quentin Tarantino’s Star Trek: Should This Be Tarantino’s Last Movie?

Best Tarantino MoviesQT's Directing StyleQT Directing Tips QT DialogueOnce Upon a Time AnalysisBasterds Breakdown ...

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“It Chapter Two” Review: Bigger Not Better

The second and concluding chapter in director Andy Muschietti’s adaptation of Stephen King’s It is ...

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10 Best Movies on Netflix — A Playlist for Filmmakers (September 2019)

For filmmakers, Netflix is an invaluable resource. With this library of movies at your ...

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Elements of Suspense — Building Suspense with Film Technique

Every film needs suspense. At the foundational level, a story poses a question in ...

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How to Format a Script with Keyboard Shortcuts

Proper screenplay format is a necessary evil. Some rules are set in stone while ...

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How to Renumber Scenes in StudioBinder

Scenes numbers are extremely important in any project. Keeping the original numbers intact will ...