Key Findings – from The StoryAlity PhD on High-RoI Movies (Velikovsky 2016) (Note: `RoI’ = Return-on-Investment, or Most Profitable Movies) Continue reading
A link to my PhD thesis (free PDF online), and, a list of people I forgot to thank.
On Movie Memes and Memetics (and: How Memes Work) So, as per the previous StoryAlity weblog post, this is one Continue reading
On Scientific Paradigms – and Screenwriting Paradigms So – this post is on Scientific Method, and Scientific Paradigms: Popper, Kuhn, Continue reading
On Movie Blockbusters and RoI A typical “blockbuster” movie – that is considered extremely successful – only makes around ten times its Continue reading
On The `Screenwriting Convention’ (or, the screenwriting orthodoxy) In his paper `The Principle of Relativity‘ (1905) Einstein has a heading Continue reading
StoryAlity #5 – Background to the Research Methodology: “STORYALITY THEORY: Story and Screenwriting, Movies and Memes: Examining the Top Twenty Return-on-Investment (RoI) Movies using Systems Theory, Creativity Theory, and Applied Bio-Cultural Evolutionary Epistemology”
The Top 20 RoI Films of the Last 70 Years Below is the primary data set for my doctoral research Continue reading