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Syd Field

Shane Black and Syd Field at the American Screenwriters Associations' "2002 Screenwriting Hall of Fame Awards" at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles. Saturday, August 3, 2002. (credit: Kevin Winter/ImageDirect)

Syd Field, Author Of Screenplay How-To, Dies At 77

The author of the screenplay manual that inspired James Cameron and Judd Apatow to make movies has died.

11/19/2013