"Your CUT TO: Is Showing! . . . is a valuable and exhaustive new book, loaded with practical examples, that deserves to be on the shelf of aspiring (and professional) writers everywhere."

- Ben Cahan,
co-creator of Final Draft software

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- Jim Vines, screenwriter and author of Q & A: The Working Screenwriter

"T. J. Alex's [Your CUT TO: Is Showing!] is the most comprehensive, inclusive and up-to-date book on screenwriting I have ever read."

- Robert Joseph, screenwriter of Divine Love

Everything you'll ever need to know about spec screenplay formatting is found here. Learn about the Seven Screenplay Elements and what they do. Discover writing tips to help enliven your Dialogue and Direction. Recognize what to capitalize and when. Learn to format common screenplay techniques such as telephone conversation, foreign language dialogue, flashbacks, montages, talking animals, and much, much more! This truly is the last book on spec screenplay formatting you'll ever need to own!

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It's not yet available on iTunes, but if you have an iPad, the Nook edition is an .epub file and should work on your iPad as well!!


T. J. Alex has been involved in screenwriting as a writer, teacher, editor, analyst, and consultant for many years. He is the former president and founder of the New York Script Club in New York City and founder of Screenreads.com. He is also a contributor to Talentville.com.

No matter how much he learns about screenwriting, he'll always consider himself a student of the craft. He lives somewhere in Texas with his wife and three children.