I wanted to post this decision here. This is based on the lawsuit brought by the copyright holders of the short story upon which the Hitchcock movie was based against Paramount, who made Disturbia (written by the inimitable Chris Landon). Fascinating reading, and a good primer for how legal decisions like this are made. Case… Read more »
Finally posted to YouTube – a really fun talk with Crais about pacing, characters, plotting, and inspiration. This is one of my favorite interviews I’ve ever done.