Color out of Space (2019)

25th April 2020 @matcoop 0

As a UK script consultant and leading script writer for hire, I’ve been around the UK film industry on and off since the mid 1990s. Someone else who’s been around a long time (on and off) is Richard Stanley, the director of Color out of Space (US spelling).

Screamers (1979)

30th January 2020 @matcoop 0

As a UK script consultant, UK Script editor and script writer for hire I’m just finishing up work (and doing more reshoots) on my low (very low) budget feature film Markham.

Slap Shot (1977)

17th January 2020 @matcoop 0

Slap Shot was directed by George Roy Hill, but the film really belongs to script writer Nancy Dowd and actor, Paul Newman. As a UK script consultant and script writer for hire I’m really pleased to see a female script writer on an American sports film which is heavily devoted to the male psyche.

The Dead Zone (1983)

11th January 2020 @matcoop 0

As a UK script consultant and script writer for hire re-watching The Dead Zone (1983) is a great reminder of how simple some great plots are, and how storytelling sometimes works best when things are kept uncomplicated