Eric Maloney 

member since 01/20/2007 | last login 09/10/2014

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


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
  • 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
  • by Eric Maloney on 04/12/2014
    This screenplay has a few interesting elements that give it potential, but at the moment it's not much more than a rather dull police procedural. There's nothing interesting or engaging about the protagonist cop, a clichéd loner who devotes herself to her job at the expense of her personal life (how many times have we seen that in a cop movie?). The most interesting character... 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.
  • **DELETED ACCOUNT** 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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