Give students an audience - a platform for their POV writings. Here's a list of the most popular fanfiction websites. Students can write from the POV of characters from their favorite books or movies and get feedback from the fandom.
truth>>> if they made twist and shout into a movie.
Although I have read fanfics with so much back plot and exposition but it's actually written WELL and in an interesting fashion like honestly fan fiction writers don't get enough credit they're awesome