Tag Archive: World War I

May 18 2017

And…scene…

Script writing is the toughest part of the whole racket… the least understood and the least noticed. Italian-American director, producer, and screenwriter, Frank Capra, was born on this day in 1897 (died 1991). I wouldn’t necessarily have agreed with Frank until I set out to write a script of my own. True story: A few …

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Apr 06 2017

Study War No More

On this day in 1917, the United States declared war on the German Empire. World War I had already been raging for nearly three years and the Americans were hesitant to become involved in what was already a bloody, muddy, mess of death. Millions had already died. But before WWI it was not in the …

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