How to Be Your Own Script Doctor is not a book on how to write a screenplay. Instead, it is a comprehensive book for the rewriting process of a screenplay. It therefore assumes that the reader of this book has completed a script. Whether novice or experienced, any screenwriter will benefit from the material in this book. Likewise, it will help whether the completed screenplay is original or an adaptation. How to Be Your Own Script Doctor is structured and presented in a manner that comprehensively and cohesively explores each aspect of any figure film screenplay.