Write Along with David and Cargill

C. Robert Cargill is a screenwriter, novelist, and former film critic. In this podcast, he's joined by film critic David Chen to discuss his advice from his two decades in the entertainment industry. Find more episodes of the show at writealongpodcast.com and email us at writealongpodcast@gmail.com

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Ep. 53 – You’d think there’d be a better communication system


Cargill and David discuss what happens when you work on a project that ends up getting made by someone else. Cargill’s tweet about Netflix’s Locke and Key Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. Find more episodes of this show at writealongpodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter @writealongpod. Follow Cargill on Twitter @massawyrm. Follow David on … Continue reading Ep. 53 – You’d think there’d be a better communication system


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Ep 52 – It’s struggling and it’s pain and it’s failure


Cargill and David discuss Christopher McQuarrie’s recent advice on whether or not you should try to “win the lottery” by submitting your script to a studio. McQuarrie has since taken down the Twitter thread but many reproductions exist online, including this one. Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. Find more episodes of this show … Continue reading Ep 52 – It’s struggling and it’s pain and it’s failure


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Ep. 51 – A brief history of The Black List (GUEST: Franklin Leonard)


Franklin Leonard joins the Write Along podcast to discuss the history of The Black List and share tips for screenwriters looking to host their screenplays on The Black List website. Follow Franklin Leonard on Twitter Learn more about The Black List at its official website Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. ind more episodes … Continue reading Ep. 51 – A brief history of The Black List (GUEST: Franklin Leonard)


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Ep. 50 – One and a half cubes (GUEST: Vincenzo Natali)


David is joined by writer/director Vincenzo Natali (director of Cube, Splice, Westworld, Hannibal) to discuss tips for making a low-budget high-concept film. Be sure to check out Vincenzo’s newest film, In the Tall Grass, on Netflix. Cargill will be back for a regular episode next week.   Listen to a feature-length commentary of Vincenzo’s latest film, In the Tall … Continue reading Ep. 50 – One and a half cubes (GUEST: Vincenzo Natali)


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 03 November 2019  n/a
 
 

Ep. 49 – How does this play out?


David and Cargill discuss their preferred PDF readers and give advice to a writer struggling to make his characters more interesting. Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. ind more episodes of this show at writealongpodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter @writealongpod. Follow Cargill on Twitter @massawyrm. Follow David on Twitter @davechensky. Listen to Cargill’s other … Continue reading Ep. 49 – How does this play out?


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 26 October 2019  n/a
 
 

Ep. 48 – A Private Movie Podcast


David and Cargill discuss how to encourage young writers and how to consume media about a genre you’re writing in. Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. ind more episodes of this show at writealongpodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter @writealongpod. Follow Cargill on Twitter @massawyrm. Follow David on Twitter @davechensky. Listen to Cargill’s other podcast … Continue reading Ep. 48 – A Private Movie Podcast


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 19 October 2019  n/a
 
 

Ep. 47 – What you want to avoid is the awkward English goodbye


David and Cargill share more tips on when best to begin and end scenes. Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. ind more episodes of this show at writealongpodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter @writealongpod. Follow Cargill on Twitter @massawyrm. Follow David on Twitter @davechensky. Listen to Cargill’s other podcast Junkfood Cinema. Listen to David’s other … Continue reading Ep. 47 – What you want to avoid is the awkward English goodbye


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 04 October 2019  n/a
 
 

Ep. 46 – Everyone has one good story in them


David and Cargill discuss what happens when you set unrealistic goals and the value of not giving up. Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. ind more episodes of this show at writealongpodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter @writealongpod. Follow Cargill on Twitter @massawyrm. Follow David on Twitter @davechensky. Listen to Cargill’s other podcast Junkfood Cinema. … Continue reading Ep. 46 – Everyone has one good story in them


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 28 September 2019  n/a
 
 

Ep. 45 – Music that sounds suspiciously like the music from ‘Drive’


David and Cargill discuss if/when to get permission for copyrighted content in your work. (Note: we aren’t legal experts and you should always speak to a lawyer if you have any questions) Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. ind more episodes of this show at writealongpodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter @writealongpod. Follow Cargill on … Continue reading Ep. 45 – Music that sounds suspiciously like the music from ‘Drive’


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 20 September 2019  n/a
 
 

Ep. 44 – Always deliver on your idea


David and Cargill discuss how to approach short stories, and share their favorites. Short stories mentioned: The Labyrinth by Jorge Luis Borges “Repent, Harlequin!” Said the Ticktockman by Harlan Ellison The Lottery by Shirley Jackson Email us with your questions/thoughts at writealongpodcast@gmail.com. ind more episodes of this show at writealongpodcast.com. Follow us on Twitter @writealongpod. … Continue reading Ep. 44 – Always deliver on your idea


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 13 September 2019  n/a