Eric Maloney 

member since 01/20/2007 | last login 04/23/2014

I am an ex-journalist who now makes a living (sort of) selling antiquarian books....

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I am an ex-journalist who now makes a living (sort of) selling antiquarian books.

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Reviews by Eric Maloney 205

  • A review of Listen
    by Eric Maloney on 04/22/2014
    This is a pretty tight little Gothic horror flick. You've obviously written this to be filmed with little to no budget, and I think you do a pretty good job of using your sets effectively. You've got several good, scary scenes, particularly those in the basement in the third act, and your characters are for the most part believable (at least, they are once they get their legs)... read
  • by Eric Maloney on 04/18/2014
    I was intrigued by the premise suggested by the logline, "A gay couple's bond is tested after taking in a redneck relative." I imagined that the story would be about how the partners respond differently to the relative's unenlightened and homophobic attitudes and how these different responses strain their relationship. Perhaps the story would explore the differences between... read
  • A review of Extradition (2.5)
    by Eric Maloney on 04/14/2014
    This is a well-paced screenplay with a simple, direct story and style that are appropriate for the genre. The non-extradition angle is a good one, and the idea of an aggrieved American traveling to a strange land to get justice, while not original, has potential. However, I realized at about the halfway point that I felt entirely disengaged from the protagonist. I didn't... read
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Comments About Eric Maloney 68

  • wopdom on 04/22/2014

    Thanks for your careful review of LISTEN. I uploaded a freshly-completed first draft, so all of your statements are valid and will be helpful when I give it some more work.
  • macaggiano on 04/21/2014

    Thanks for the notes on Extradition, much appreciated.
  • Eric Fredrickson on 04/18/2014

    Hi Eric! Really appreciate you taking the time to read OOTR. Your comments and notes that you offered in your review are useful, thorough and thoughtful. Thanks a mil :)
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