Spec Script

When the Spec Script was King

Margaret Heidenry recounts the history of the spec script in Hollywood: Monday mornings in Hollywood used to mean something. Back in the 1990s—before the weekend box office was entirely dominated by sequels, prequels, movies based on board games, and other pre-sold “franchises”—Monday mornings were when original screenplays hit the auction block, and here’s how it used Read MoreRead More