Boy has lost girl, and where has she gone? Where-oh-where, do you suppose? That's right, my little rom-com chick-o-lettes. And learning of this, what, pray tell, whatever does the poor boy do? Can you possibly imagine? Yuh-huh!If you've ever succumbed to this cliché in your own writing, feel free to 'fess up. It worked for me.
HE RACES TO THE AIRPORT TO STOP HER FROM LEAVING BY DECLARING HIS LOVE.
Monday, September 17, 2007
On his blog, author and script analyst Billy Mernit is fuming against a rom-com cliché.