In which the Brothers discuss Ghostbusters. Not that one. Or that one. Not that one either. Then once they remember where they made it to last time they almost arrive at the end of Act 2. Almost...
In which the Brothers finally find the MacGuffin that breaks open their story and change the (a)genders of a couple of the main characters. The Brothers also discuss Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, Shot Caller, and the VR spinoff for Spanish sci-fi show El Ministerio Del Tiempo, as well as finding time for a bit of possibly misguided feminist chat and starting their own Peaky Blinders podcast.
After last week's thrilling instalment, The Brothers continue to rebuild their idea, further developing character motivations, discuss the main filmmakers childhood ninja films and push the story to fantastical breaking point! What will become of the Haunted Ninja Sword?
There comes a time in any screenwriter's jouney where he/she/they must ask one simple but potentially destructive question - WHY? In this episode Brothers Chris and Pete attack their well-established premise with a series of whys and ultimately tear apart everything they have worked out to date. Will they be able to put the pieces back together again? Listen here to find out...
It's a Christmas Episode - The Brothers have a brief chat about the festive season before going back to discuss how to apply what they learnt about Act 2 to their own film. The Brothers will return in the New Year!
In which the Brothers received an email, spoil Justice League some more (you are warned) and embark on what exactly happens in Act 2
In which the Brothers flesh out Act 1 using a specific and exciting writing aid, take look deep into the Hero's Journey and try to remember what happened in the film Willow.
Episode 9 in which the Brothers discuss Screamers, the works of Vincenzo Natali and actually start organising ideas...and eat crisps (sorry).
In which the Brothers attempt to continue working on the project from opposite ends of the realm of England by way of a futuristic video phone, only to have said future device fail to record the bulk of the conversation...
In which the Brothers add a few more ideas into the mix, start to think about general themes, but more importantly discuss the naming of the Kinnear family!
In which the Brothers pool ideas and discuss failed toy products from their youth.
In which the Brothers learn a few things about loglines via a logline-themed parlour game and then attempt to write their own before indulging some unnecessary eighties cartoon chat.
In which the Brothers plan out their strategy with an exhaustive and comprehensive 'to do' list. Special guest: James Mason.
In which we instantly date ourselves by talking about the ending of Season 7 of Game of Thrones, try to explain Chekhov's gun and discuss the initial ideas for the project.
In which the Brothers decide to make a podcast about deciding to make a film.