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By Mark Tapio Kines | Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Why Do Movies Have a Three-Act Structure?

3-act-structure

You’ve probably heard that most feature films tell their stories with a three-act structure. So what are these three acts? The beginning, the middle, and the end?

Well … no.

Instead, let’s call them the Buildup (Act 1), the Adventure (Act 2), and the Resolution (Act 3).

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