A formal Outline of a Science of Memetics: (1) Definitions, (2) The Theory, and (3) some Heuristics for – The scientific paradigm of Memetic Culturology.
On Consilience and `vertical integration’. And, why it’s a good idea.
Predictions of the StoryAlity Theory: a Top 20 RoI Feature Film is scientifically predicted (i.e.: is due to emerge from the international feature film system), in: January 2014. And – here are the film’s predicted characteristics.
Out now on Kindle: “The STORYALITY™ Screenwriting Manual – or, PLOTTING PROFITABLE PICTURE$” – A Screenwriting Manual based on The Common Patterns and Practices in the Top 20 RoI (Return on Investment) Films of the Past 70 Years – by JT Velikovsky (2013).
Transmedia storytelling was always inevitable, due to the systems model of creativity, the evolutionary algorithm in Culture, and the 3 Laws of Holarchies. Post includes: Velikovsky’s 3 Laws of Transmedia.
The StoryAlity Theory – applied to some truly Great Flicks In the excellent (mainly as it is: scientific, and empirical Continue reading
On Empirical and Scientific – vs. Un-Empirical and Un-Scientific – Film Story Research If you wanted to do an un-empirical Continue reading
So – What Actually Makes A Movie Successful? Is there just one thing? (e.g. – “The Story”?) Yes. Please see Continue reading