Don’t think it’s just me getting peeved by scripts rife with such errors. Just about any reader has their breaking point with them.
Some are forgiving for a while. Then they realize something: Pushing such a script up the ladder can hurt more than the writer’s reputation… it can hurt their own, as well.
Others won’t go past a page or two if they sense a trend. They realize that if the first few pages have such errors, it’s not going to miraculously stop over the course of the script.
Yes, it’s hard to be an editor of one’s own work due to our familiarity with it. But this article suggests a few ways you can overcome that . So go out there and make sure you’ve dotted every i and crossed every t.