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The 100 Highest-Grossing Adaptations of All Time (2016 Page Update)

by John Robert Marlow
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Adaptation madness continues unabated as we move into 2016. The newly-updated Box Office page now lists the 100 biggest film adaptations—of novels, nonfiction books, historic events, faery tales, comic books, short stories, toys, children’s books, theme park rides, songs, poetry, and more. Click here to see the newly updated Box Office page

Script Sales: The Biggest of 2012, and Biggest Ever (Page Update)

by John Robert Marlow
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Though selling prices are often kept under wraps, details tend to leak over time. As of late November, over a hundred spec scripts have sold in 2012, many by newcomers. This page lists those specs known to have sold for $1 million or more in 2012. Three of them sold in the same 48-hour period. [...]

Screenplays: Where to Find Them Free, and Where to Buy Them (Page Update)

by John Robert Marlow
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Whether you’re interested in adapting your own story, getting help, or having someone else do it for you—reading scripts will help to familiarize you with screenplay format, which can seem strange to the uninitiated. And while you can pay $10-$20 for a hard copy or for scripts “officially” published in book form, you can also [...]