The biggest failing I had as a screenwriter was that I would, per advice, write the stories that interested me. The scripts I ended up optioning were the throwaway bullshit ones I did for other people on ideas I didn't particularly find interesting.

I should have put The Lion in Winter, just for the best verbal sword-fighting scenes in all Christendom, but... I forgot.

on post: What are those movies you never get sick of?
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