By Marc Blake
In Writing the Comedy Movie, Marc Blake lays out – in an entertainingly readable sort – the nuts and bolts of comedy screenwriting. His aim is to explain the 'rules' of comedy: to contextualize comedy staples comparable to the double act, slapstick, gross-out, rom com, screwball, satire and parody and to introduce new ones resembling the bromance or stoner comedy. He explains the underlying rules of comedy and comedy writing for the reveal, besides supplying research of top examples of every subgenre.
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