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Books

Why the World is Finally Ready for More Joan Didion Adaptations

With a gradual shift towards appreciation of female self-possession, cinema finally may be ready to embrace Joan Didion's novels and essays.

Culture

A Conversation with the Screenwriter of ‘The Girl on the Train’

Erin Cressida Wilson, the screenwriter of ‘The Girl on the Train,’ sits down with Signature to talk about sociopathy, Paula Hawkins, the movie, and more.

Interviews

Pushing the Boundaries: Nina Sadowsky on Film and Writing

We chatted with Nina Sadowsky about her debut novel, Just Fall, her screenwriting past, and the delicious problem of the morally ambiguous character.

Culture

Dirty Job: ‘Knight of Cups’ & 12 Movies on the Screenwriting Life

Oscar-nominated writer-director Terrence Malick has applied his otherworldly aesthetic and philosophical rumination to critically acclaimed films such as “Days of Heaven” (1978), “The Thin Red L

News

You’re Welcome: ‘Sniper’ Writer Turns to the Home Front for ‘Service’

Jason Hall, fresh from writing the script to "American Sniper," is now tasked with capturing the realities of war in another book-based-movie: David Finkel's 'Thank You For Your Service.' Doing it right will be the challenge.

Culture

Screenwriter Anthony McCarten on 'The Theory of Everything'

Anthony McCarten, the writer behind ‘The Theory of Everything,’ chatted with W&F about Jane Hawking, the making of the movie, and more.