of a “mythic structure” has been quickly accepted by iollywood, and Vogler’s book now gracesthe bookshelves of many studio leads.”
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION: Preparing for the Journey
BOOK ONE: Mapping the Journey
A Practical Guide