A Clever Supercut of Writers Struggling with Writer’s Block in 53 Films: From Barton Fink to The Royal Tenenbaums

Quite patiently, Ben Watts cut apart and stitched together scenes from 53 films (find a complete list here) showing characters suffering through writer's block. Adaptation, Barton Fink, Shakespeare in Love, The Royal Tenenbaums, and, yes, Throw Momma From the Train--they're among the films featured in the 4-minute supercut above. If you give the clip a little time, you'll see that the supercut has an arc to it. It tells a tale, and has an ending that Hollywood would love.

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via AV Club

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