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LostWhen you sit down to watch a film or TV show, do you ever wonder what the original pitch was, and how much it differs from what you’re watching on-screen? One of the biggest shows of the last decade, Lost, could have been quite different from what it eventually became according to a leaked series guide for the show, detailing the writers’ early plans. Considering the fact that it was drafted to get the show picked up by ABC, it’s safe to say the process of writing a show and selling a show is pretty different, so check out the original document to not only see how much the pitched show and aired show differ, but also get an idea of what such a document contains (in case you needed an example.) More »

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Wake in FrightMaybe it’s the Indiana Jones in me, but I enjoy finding old film relics, be they old Super 16 non-theatrical films (the animated environmental film Flashpoint is just about the greatest thing I’ve ever seenor lost and forgotten features. So, once I heard about the film considered to be Australia’s “great lost film” I couldn’t resist. This horror flick from 1971, which has a 100% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes “disappeared” for over 25 years until the film’s editor saved it before it was destroyed. And now, it’s finally available to view online. More »