Quotations that match 'film'.

And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble. Douglas Sirk Movies
[ Films Gamble Gambler Movies Must Produce]
I knew Secrets and Lies was a great film, but I didn't expect it to get the attention it did because none of his other films had and I thought they were just as good. Brenda Blethyn
[ Attention Because Did Expect Film Films Get Good Great Had His Just Knew Lies None Other Secrets Thought Were]
The reporter wrote with the hope that he would get a by-line in the Times, a testimony to his being alive on that day and all the tomorrows of microfilm. Gay Talese
[ Alive Being Day Get His Hope Reporter Testimony Times Tomorrows Would Wrote]
A good film script should be able to do completely without dialogue. David Mamet
[ Able Completely Dialogue Film Good Script Should Without]
I got five kids, and my oldest is a documentary film maker and camera man, and still photographer. Beau Bridges
[ Camera Documentary Film Five Got Kids Maker Man Oldest Photographer Still]
It was 1978 when Superman came out, and I kept thinking, Why don't they do something about it? They've done all these crappy attempts at comic book film adaptations. What can we do different? Why don't we just re-release this thing? Richard Donner
[ Adaptations Attempts Book Came Comic Crappy Different Done Film Just Kept Out Re-Release Something Superman These Thing Thinking Why]
As far as film goes, I enjoy all Hollywood films and all Horror films like The Bride of Frankenstein, which also might be my favorite. I like 60's and 70's Italian and Spanish Horror films. Johnny Ramone
[ Also Bride Enjoy Far Favorite Film Films Frankenstein Goes Hollywood Horror Italian Might Spanish Which]
I think I've done pretty well. I've had about 46, or 47 nominations from my movies, and my films have won about 12 awards, so I don't have any complaints. Norman Jewison
[ Any Awards Complaints Done Films Had Movies Nominations Pretty Think Well Won]
Working with my dad was such a gas. We approached the work in a similar way. We only made two films together when I was an adult, Tucker, and Blown Away, but it was so much fun to play with your parent like that. Jeff Bridges
[ Adult Approached Away Blown Dad Films Fun Gas Made Much Only Parent Play Similar Such Together Two Way Work Working Your]
The film of tomorrow appears to me as even more personal than an individual and autobiographical novel, like a confession, or a diary. Francois Truffaut
[ Appears Autobiographical Confession Diary Even Film Individual More Novel Personal Than Tomorrow]
Class is often invisible in America in the movies, and usually not the subject of the film. Roger Ebert
[ America Class Film Invisible Movies Often Subject Usually]
I really liked doing a number of the projects and directors, and etc., etc., I knew about half-way through that I would never be doing that again. It's just not me. I really am happy as a part-time film composer, not a full-time film composer. Danny Elfman
[ Again Am Composer Directors Doing Etc Film Full-Time Half-Way Happy Just Knew Liked Never Number Part-Time Projects Really Through Would]
This was truly guerilla filmmaking. We shot out in the middle of nowhere in a place called Delta Flats, where basically every day was some new minor catastrophe. Jeri Ryan
[ Basically Called Catastrophe Day Delta Every Filmmaking Flats Guerilla Middle Minor New Nowhere Out Place Shot Some Truly Where]
There is a ban on Indian films in Pakistan, so that's half of our market gone. Satyajit Ray
[ Ban Films Gone Half Indian Market Our Pakistan]
Nudity, in the right way, can enhance a film or a TV program or a TV commercial. If it's done tastefully it can make it more of an interesting product. Mark Roberts
[ Commercial Done Enhance Film Interesting Make More Nudity Product Program Right Tastefully Tv Way]
This character in the film, these things that he says which sound like advice and wise things, they are very common for Orientals. It's all the tradition. Omar Sharif
[ Advice Character Common Film Says Sound These Things Tradition Very Which Wise]
One of the elements in the film that really fascinated me was not to look at the world in bi-polar terms of us vs them or east vs west, which was a by-product of the Cold War. Kathryn Bigelow
[ By-Product Cold East Elements Fascinated Film Look Really Terms Them Us War West Which World]
When you're a young actor you like to go for characters with a bit of flair, so in many films I ended up playing the weirdos. I can assure you I'm not a psycho or a criminal or a bully. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Actor Assure Bit Bully Characters Criminal Ended Films Flair Go Many Playing Psycho Up Weirdos Young]
I have been inundated with offers to move into a career in television or film, and these, too, are tempting. David Ginola
[ Been Career Film Into Inundated Move Offers Television Tempting These Too]
We are here predominantly to support independent filmmakers and their needs. We are also here to assist people actually in their production, non-commercial people in their production. Ann Macbeth
[ Actually Also Assist Filmmakers Here Independent Needs Non-Commercial Predominantly Production Support Their]
I got the boot once from Stanley Donen. The film was called The Little Prince. Julie Harris
[ Boot Called Film Got Little Once Prince Stanley]
Well, I just think through your career you go through different phases, and I just got sort of uninspired by the whole studio process of making and releasing films. Brian De Palma
[ Career Different Films Go Got Just Making Phases Process Releasing Sort Studio Think Through Uninspired Well Whole Your]
Filmmaking is a chance to live many lifetimes. Robert Altman
[ Chance Filmmaking Lifetimes Live Many]
I got too fed up with films that didn't make you think. I liked the idea of one that you'd have to be dancing around with. I like my mind to be engaged when I watch a film. Guy Ritchie
[ Around Dancing Engaged Fed Film Films Got Idea Liked Make Mind Think Too Up Watch]
I came to New York to be an actor and I became a film producer first. Griffin Dunne
[ Actor Became Came Film First New Producer York]
The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder. Alfred Hitchcock Movies
[ Bladder Directly Endurance Film Human Length Related Should]
There's an unwritten law that you cannot have a Jewish character in a film who isn't 100 percent perfect, or you're labeled anti-Semitic. Spike Lee
[ Anti-Semitic Cannot Character Film Jewish Labeled Law Percent Perfect Unwritten]
I've made a lot of stupid action films. But when we made The Matrix, we saw that people wanted more than that. Joel Silver
[ Action Films Lot Made Matrix More Saw Stupid Than Wanted]
I think a lot of the time these days people are so concerned about having the right camera and the right film and the right lenses and all the special effects that go along with it, even the computer, that they're missing the key element. Herb Ritts
[ Along Camera Computer Concerned Days Effects Element Even Film Go Having Key Lenses Lot Missing Right Special These Think Time]
There's only one test of a great children's book, or a great children's film, and that is this: If it can be read or viewed with pleasure by adults, then it has the chance to be a great children's film, or a great children's book. Chuck Jones
[ Adults Book Chance Children Film Great Only Pleasure Read Test Then Viewed]
I've always loved film more than theater. Laura Dern
[ Always Film Loved More Than Theater]
I wasn't a big science fiction aficionado, there were a few films like 2001 or Blade Runner that were favorites of mine, but since I started this series I have gained more respect for the genre and become more of a fan myself. Joe Flanigan
[ Become Big Blade Fan Favorites Few Fiction Films Gained Genre Mine More Myself Respect Runner Science Series Since Started Were]
I have lots of favourite memories but I can't say that I have a favourite film. John Hurt
[ Favourite Film Lots Memories Say]
That said, I'd love to do a musical, either in film or on stage. Reese Witherspoon
[ Either Film Love Musical Said Stage]
I was offered a choice of a flat salary up front or a percentage of the film's future earnings. I took the up front money. Nobody could have figured what Halloween would ultimately become. Donald Pleasence
[ Become Choice Could Earnings Figured Film Flat Front Future Halloween Money Nobody Offered Percentage Salary Took Ultimately Up Would]
While making Genevieve, I learned there could be a lot more to a film than just acting in it. Dinah Sheridan
[ Acting Could Film Genevieve Just Learned Lot Making More Than While]
They say now in America that final cut doesn't mean anything. As Harvey Weinstein said to some film-maker, 'You can have final cut. I'll open your film in Arkansas.' Mira Nair
[ America Anything Arkansas Cut Film Film-Maker Final Harvey Mean Now Open Said Say Some Weinstein Your]
The Sand Pebbles has always been one of my favorite films, I suppose because its the most difficult film - from a physical and logistical standpoint - that I've ever made. Robert Wise
[ Always Because Been Difficult Ever Favorite Film Films Logistical Made Most Pebbles Physical Sand Standpoint Suppose]
I wanted to play a mother again. I thought it would be interesting to play the mother of an older child. And it was also the kind of part I've been looking for my whole career, actually, in film. You know, just to play a femme fatale who's very smart, and wicked. Sigourney Weaver
[ Actually Again Also Been Career Child Fatale Femme Film Interesting Just Kind Know Looking Mother Older Part Play Smart Thought Very Wanted Whole Wicked Would]
We're making a commercial Hindi film catering to all types of audiences. Sanjay Dutt
[ Audiences Catering Commercial Film Hindi Making Types]
People use location as a language in films, and Quentin uses action as a language in his films. There's really not a lot of violence. It's more of an emotional beat than it is a physical beat. Lucy Liu
[ Action Beat Emotional Films His Language Location Lot More Physical Quentin Really Than Use Uses Violence]
I'm writing a film. With our access to these powerful media, we're going to take over, because it's really disgusting what is put out there now to be consumed. Lisa Bonet
[ Access Because Consumed Disgusting Film Going Media Now Our Out Over Powerful Put Really Take These Writing]
I wrote Murder at the Windmill. And it was accepted and we made it and it was the first film I made with Danny Angel, well the only film I actually made... I made a lot of it at the Windmill itself. Val Guest
[ Accepted Actually Angel Danny Film First Itself Lot Made Murder Only Well Windmill Wrote]
It's a sin to have your films not to make money. Ellen Burstyn
[ Films Make Money Sin Your]
I've done a few studio films in the last few years where I feel like I've done good work, and then I only end up in two scenes. That's been very disappointing. Illeana Douglas
[ Been Disappointing Done End Feel Few Films Good Last Only Scenes Studio Then Two Up Very Where Work Years]
When I think about actors I know, I'd much rather hear about who they're shagging than what film they're doing next. Hugh Grant
[ Actors Doing Film Hear Know Much Next Rather Than Think]
That's why I'm really trying to produce my own stuff. This film was so good, because I produced it myself, and developed it, and made it with New Line, which is a smaller studio, so I was in control of a lot of stuff that I wasn't in control of for my other films. Ted Demme
[ Because Control Developed Film Films Good Line Lot Made Myself New Other Own Produce Produced Really Smaller Studio Stuff Trying Which Why]
Nowadays I construct my books as if they're film scripts. Leon de Winter
[ Books Construct Film Nowadays Scripts]
Oh yeah - I watched Knife in the Water, saw the shot, and repeated it. But even if I hadn't seen that film, inevitably the camera would've ended up on top of that mast, I mean if you think of it there are only so many dynamic shots on a boat. Phillip Noyce
[ Boat Camera Dynamic Ended Even Film Hadn Inevitably Knife Many Mean Oh Only Repeated Saw Seen Shot Shots Think Top Up Watched Water Would Yeah]
I want to release another CD this year, finish writing a screenplay, and make another short film. Todd Barry
[ Another Cd Film Finish Make Release Screenplay Short Want Writing Year]
I'll never be able to really see a film that I'm in. Willem Dafoe
[ Able Film Never Really See]
Filmgoers are starved for new ideas, voices and visions. Robert Redford
[ Ideas New Starved Visions Voices]
Film is a dramatised reality and it is the director's job to make it appear real... an audience should not be conscious of technique. David Lean
[ Appear Audience Conscious Director Film Job Make Real Reality Should Technique]
After I learn more English, I'll work hard and make more films. Zhang Ziyi
[ After English Films Hard Learn Make More Work]
The test audience holds a great deal of power in the process of filmmaking in the United States. Brendan Fraser
[ Audience Deal Filmmaking Great Holds Power Process States Test United]
I think that those are the things that you can uniquely do with film that are difficult to do anywhere else: they can bring a picture to life, give it a natural and historical context and make you feel that everything else is suddenly credible. Robert Towne
[ Anywhere Bring Context Credible Difficult Else Everything Feel Film Give Historical Life Make Natural Picture Suddenly Things Think Those Uniquely]
When you start out as a filmmaker, you do parodies, because you can't really compete on a studio level. Bill Paxton
[ Because Compete Filmmaker Level Out Really Start Studio]
In the 90's action pictures were all the rage. As a woman, I was fed up with them and I initially thought that the script was just another action film dressed up as a period piece. Madeleine Stowe
[ Action Another Dressed Fed Film Initially Just Period Pictures Piece Rage Script Them Thought Up Were Woman]
I'd love to be in another film, but they haven't asked me. I think it's a shame but the prospects of me doing another one now are remote. Please do campaign on my behalf. Julie Walters
[ Another Asked Behalf Campaign Doing Film Haven Love Now Please Prospects Remote Shame Think]
I've been acting for 25 years, living out of suitcases on theater tours or film locations. Alfred Molina
[ Acting Been Film Living Locations Out Suitcases Theater Tours Years]
Stage is the most exciting. Film is lovely, because it's like a family. Julie Walters
[ Because Exciting Family Film Lovely Most Stage]
Yes, sir, a patrol car came and took me down to a station where they were trying to develop films, but they hadn't got the facilities to develop colored film. Abraham Zapruder
[ Came Car Colored Develop Down Facilities Film Films Got Hadn Patrol Sir Station Took Trying Were Where Yes]
I mean, the old film critics just excoriated me. John Milius
[ Critics Film Just Mean Old]
I am not well educated or bright enough to be politically clued in, but I hope in the film that I'm going to shock a few people, win a lot of people over. John Lone
[ Am Bright Clued Educated Enough Few Film Going Hope Lot Over Politically Shock Well Win]
In film, you can't go into analytical explorations because the audience will reject that. Manuel Puig
[ Analytical Audience Because Film Go Into Reject Will]
If you get a book which is 600 pages, you have to reduce it to a script of 100 pages. In two hours of film, you cannot possibly include all the characters. Dino De Laurentiis
[ Book Cannot Characters Film Get Hours Include Pages Possibly Reduce Script Two Which]
Films can only be made by by-passing the will of those who appear in them, using not what they do, but what they are. Robert Bresson
[ Appear Films Made Only Them Those Using Will]
I had been working early in my life in films - since I was 11. Ajay Naidu
[ Been Early Films Had Life Since Working]
Documentary films are created in an inverted funnel of declining possibility. Bruce Jackson
[ Created Declining Documentary Films Possibility]
I wanted to make Jerusalem as feature film. But we couldn't finance it only through theatrical release, we couldn't get all the money we needed. We had to get some money from television. So we said, ok, let's do it both ways. So we did it in four parts. Bille August
[ Both Did Feature Film Finance Four Get Had Jerusalem Make Money Needed Ok Only Parts Release Said Some Television Theatrical Through Wanted Ways]
I do enjoy film. The more I do it the more I learn. Christine Baranski
[ Enjoy Film Learn More]
Everyone plays their own crucial part towards the film. Tom Felton
[ Crucial Everyone Film Own Part Plays Their Towards]
I really wanted to go onstage. Not movies. But I ended up under contract to Paramount. Now I adore film work. Marion Ross
[ Adore Contract Ended Film Go Movies Now Onstage Paramount Really Under Up Wanted Work]
You get used to being lazy doing films, but classical theatre's going to finish me off. Michael Gambon
[ Being Classical Doing Films Finish Get Going Lazy Off Theatre Used]
You should look straight at a film; that's the only way to see one. Film is not the art of scholars but of illiterates. Werner Herzog
[ Art Film Look Only Scholars See Should Straight Way]
I've never made a film that I didn't believe in, you know? However the picture turns out, I've always given everything to it. That's kind of how I approach life. I can't help it. There's no part-way with me on anything in any area of my life. Tom Cruise
[ Always Any Anything Approach Area Believe Everything Film Given Help How However Kind Know Life Made Never Out Picture Turns]
I think you can't be passive in making this film - or in watching it. James Caviezel
[ Film Making Passive Think Watching]
'Battle For The Planet Of The Apes', was just a film for kids and didn't have any deep meaning. J. Lee Thompson
[ Any Apes Battle Deep Film Just Kids Meaning Planet]
I like films to be complete in their written form. Patrice Leconte
[ Complete Films Form Their Written]
But I've worked where they've had animals before, and animal wranglers, the people who raise animals and train animals for films and television, they're all very, very professional. M. Emmet Walsh
[ Animal Animals Before Films Had Professional Raise Television Train Very Where Worked]
In fact, 95% of the people in my films have been nothing less than a pleasure to work with. Guy Ritchie
[ Been Fact Films Less Nothing Pleasure Than Work]
When I see a film I've finished, it's like another person made it. Like another mind. Dario Argento
[ Another Film Finished Made Mind Person See]
I've made six films since I made Secrets and Lies but I still live in London and I'd love to do theater. Brenda Blethyn
[ Films Lies Live London Love Made Secrets Since Six Still Theater]
But a writer's contribution is literary and a film is not literary. When you take that stuff off the page, and cast the people who are going to fit into those roles, that's what being a director is. Taylor Hackford
[ Being Cast Contribution Director Film Fit Going Into Literary Off Page Roles Stuff Take Those Writer]
My advice to young film-makers is this: don't follow trends, start them! Frank Capra
[ Advice Film-Makers Follow Start Them Trends Young]
My plan was to stay in Canada to make films. Ted Kotcheff
[ Canada Films Make Plan Stay]
You see, I have many friends in the Hindi film industry. Kabir Bedi
[ Film Friends Hindi Industry Many See]
Film then does not promote socialist revolution in any consistent way. Mark Poster
[ Any Consistent Does Film Promote Revolution Socialist Then Way]
And even Moonstruck - for some reason the audience were just in the mood for a very romantic film, because it's one of the few romantic comedies to be nominated for a Best Picture Oscar. Norman Jewison
[ Audience Because Best Comedies Even Few Film Just Mood Nominated Oscar Picture Reason Romantic Some Very Were]
I don't know if I'd want to do that anymore, because you always get bigger laughs on college campuses. So, when the film plays in front of a city audience, you've probably cut too loosely. David Zucker
[ Always Anymore Audience Because Bigger Campuses City College Cut Film Front Get Know Laughs Loosely Plays Probably Too Want]
It became a metaphor for the lives of the people in this film and for the Old West, for the abandonment that occurred in the early part of the 20th century. Dwight Yoakam
[ Abandonment Became Century Early Film Lives Metaphor Occurred Old Part West]
It's an incredible privilege for an actor to look into the camera. It's like looking right into the heart of the film, and you can't take that lightly. Emily Watson
[ Actor Camera Film Heart Incredible Into Lightly Look Looking Privilege Right Take]
I lived in Vancouver, where they film so many things. So it gave me a good shot at it. Sarah Chalke
[ Film Gave Good Lived Many Shot Things Vancouver Where]
Phillip Harrison was the production designer, though, I think he's uncredited. He's done most of my films like Blue Thunder. Lots and lots over the years. John Badham
[ Blue Designer Done Films Harrison Lots Most Over Production Think Though Thunder Years]
I knew her work very well and I knew that if she offered me a role in her movie, it wouldn't be something stupid. So I agreed to do the film before I read the script. Beatrice Dalle
[ Agreed Before Film Her Knew Movie Offered Read Role Script She Something Stupid Very Well Work]
I think the obvious answer is I was raised in New York City, so growing up, not only myself but my family, like my father, we would watch a lot of Scorsese films. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Answer City Family Father Films Growing Lot Myself New Obvious Only Raised Scorsese Think Up Watch Would York]
Now that I've got some films under my belt, I have the courage of my convictions regarding acting. It gives me a leg to stand on. Mira Sorvino
[ Acting Belt Convictions Courage Films Gives Got Leg Now Regarding Some Stand Under]
I can't remember what the last film I saw was, as I can't smoke or drink in cinemas. Siobhan Fahey
[ Cinemas Drink Film Last Remember Saw Smoke]
I mean, look, I wear makeup in films. I don't wear makeup in real life. It's just part of the gig, that's all. Bruce Willis
[ Films Gig Just Life Look Makeup Mean Part Real Wear]
I think what makes a good action film is a story that gets you involved. Just action, by itself, is not going to work. Jan de Bont
[ Action Film Gets Going Good Involved Itself Just Makes Story Think Work]
I have a feeling he felt Jon Voight had run away with the film, which he didn't, though he was brilliant in it, in a much less easy part. I just don't know what had got into him, but something had. John Schlesinger
[ Away Brilliant Easy Feeling Felt Film Got Had Him Into Jon Just Know Less Much Part Run Something Though Which]
It's gotten to the point where it's big news when I don't do a horror film. Donald Pleasence
[ Big Film Gotten Horror News Point Where]
We started filming in 1993 which was only four years after the fall of communism. The difference in Budapest over the last five years has been remarkable. Derek Jacobi
[ After Been Budapest Communism Difference Fall Filming Five Four Last Only Over Remarkable Started Which Years]
I think they quite like me when I work because I'm one of the safer directors to back, because even if my films don't bring their costs in back home, once they're shown outside of India they manage to cover the costs. Satyajit Ray
[ Back Because Bring Costs Cover Directors Even Films Home India Manage Once Outside Quite Safer Shown Their Think Work]
I've been in enough films where the studio wanted that extra little cuteness to make it sellable. Sandra Bullock
[ Been Enough Extra Films Little Make Studio Wanted Where]
Then I became interested in drama, and almost by accident, I drifted into film. Mike Figgis
[ Accident Almost Became Drama Drifted Film Interested Into Then]
Their films would probably be better if they'd seen a few more films, which runs counter to this idiotic theory that you run the risk of being influenced if you see too much. Jacques Rivette
[ Being Better Counter Few Films Idiotic Influenced More Much Probably Risk Run Runs See Seen Their Theory Too Which Would]
But I suppose film is distinctive because of its nature, of its being able to cut through time with editing. Oliver Stone
[ Able Because Being Cut Distinctive Editing Film Nature Suppose Through Time]
It's very clearly stated in the film: You make your own choices, and what you're always fighting is ego. Taylor Hackford
[ Always Choices Clearly Ego Fighting Film Make Own Stated Very Your]
Yes, actually ever since I saw his films and tried to write about them, Sirk's been in everything I've done. Not Sirk himself, but what I've learned from his work. Rainer W. Fassbinder
[ Actually Been Done Ever Everything Films Himself His Learned Saw Since Sirk Them Tried Work Write Yes]
I mean no film is beyond criticism, but I think we've made a very modest movie. Walter Hill
[ Beyond Criticism Film Made Mean Modest Movie Think Very]
I don't feel the obligation to have a big explosion in the first 20 seconds so the audience doesn't turn on another channel. We are trying to make something that looks like a feature film that was bought for television and I think we are succeeding. Tom Selleck
[ Another Audience Big Bought Channel Explosion Feature Feel Film First Looks Make Obligation Seconds Something Succeeding Television Think Trying Turn]
I learned that you can make a sci-fi film that is satisfying overseas. European people have everything in check. I'd make every sci-fi film in Europe. They only work 14 hours a day. After that, it's overtime. Michelle Rodriguez
[ After Check Day Europe European Every Everything Film Hours Learned Make Only Overseas Overtime Satisfying Sci-Fi Work]
The moral of filmmaking in Britain is that you will be screwed by the weather. Hugh Grant
[ Britain Filmmaking Moral Screwed Weather Will]
There's so much else to do in the world. To just be interested in doing films would limit my life. Natalie Portman
[ Doing Else Films Interested Just Life Limit Much World Would]
Time and time again I was told that I would never make the film on time and never make it on budget. That kind of criticism tends to turn me into a great big motor of efficiency. Richard E. Grant
[ Again Big Budget Criticism Efficiency Film Great Into Kind Make Motor Never Tends Time Told Turn Would]
You are not an active creator of the film. Sydney Pollack
[ Active Creator Film]
Film is changing, and it can't help but keep changing. Norman McLaren
[ Changing Film Help Keep]
I love being verbal in films. Sylvester Stallone
[ Being Films Love Verbal]
Film scores are often based on short themes, and it helps if you've got some way of developing these themes and making them sometimes last 4 minutes and sometimes last 40 seconds. One ends up doing it subconsciously. Anne Dudley
[ Based Developing Doing Ends Film Got Helps Last Making Minutes Often Scores Seconds Short Some Sometimes Subconsciously Them Themes These Up Way]
I never saw film stars at home. We had no maid, no cook, no swimming pool. Natalie Wood
[ Cook Film Had Home Maid Never Pool Saw Stars Swimming]
I kinda go for the Jane Eyre type of film. I am fascinated by classics. Tippi Hedren
[ Am Classics Fascinated Film Go Jane Kinda Type]
You go back to those films of the '40s and '50s and hear the dialogue, the way the people played off each other, the wordplay. I think we've really lost that in movies. Clive Owen
[ Back Dialogue Each Films Go Hear Lost Movies Off Other Played Really Think Those Way]
When I was preparing for the film for tree weeks, with David Cronenberg, I had a lady friend come over. John Lone
[ Come Cronenberg David Film Friend Had Lady Over Preparing Tree Weeks]
My main aim has always been to do good quality films with roles that have some substance. With Power and Beauty there were loads of things that I liked about the movie, which made me opt for it. Natasha Henstridge
[ Aim Always Beauty Been Films Good Liked Loads Made Main Movie Opt Power Quality Roles Some Substance Things Were Which]
My mother gave me this book called Feature Films at Used Car Prices by a guy named Rick Schmidt. I gotta credit the guy, cuz he gave me the most practical advice. It empowers you. Vin Diesel
[ Advice Book Called Car Credit Cuz Empowers Feature Films Gave Gotta Guy Most Mother Named Practical Prices Rick Used]
In the first years after 1989, films were partly financed from the state's budget as well as by public television. Still, except for a few special cases, most films are made this way. Andrzej Wajda
[ After Budget Cases Except Few Films Financed First Made Most Partly Public Special State Still Television Way Well Were Years]
For the first few years we lived in a tiny rented cottage at the bottom of a friend's garden. We often joked that there was plenty of film in the fridge, but not too much food! Nigel Dennis
[ Bottom Cottage Few Film First Food Fridge Friend Garden Lived Much Often Plenty Rented Tiny Too Years]
I lost a year or two in there, trying to get films financed that I didn't know would never get financing. Richard Linklater
[ Films Financed Financing Get Know Lost Never Trying Two Would Year]
Nothing can teach you what it's like to work on a film set, and the best education there can be for an actor is to walk up the street and observe human nature. Rosamund Pike
[ Actor Best Education Film Human Nature Nothing Observe Set Street Teach Up Walk Work]
Dark Water was one of my favourite films to shoot because of Walter. I had seen the previous films he had directed, Central Station and Motorcycle Diaries, and I thought they were great. I really trusted him. Jennifer Connelly
[ Because Central Dark Diaries Directed Favourite Films Great Had Him Motorcycle Previous Really Seen Shoot Station Thought Trusted Walter Water Were]
I told them I belong to the same organizations and clubs Mrs. Roosevelt belongs to, but with a few brave exceptions, I was still unable to do films or television for the next seven years. Lena Horne
[ Belong Belongs Brave Clubs Exceptions Few Films Mrs Next Organizations Roosevelt Same Seven Still Television Them Told Unable Years]
As for Tenacious D, of course it could work as a full length movie; all it requires is a great writer and great director with an ability to think outside of conventional film comedy. David Cross
[ Ability Comedy Conventional Could Course Director Film Full Great Length Movie Outside Requires Tenacious Think Work Writer]
I hope to continue working in film, television and theatre. Jeremy Bulloch
[ Continue Film Hope Television Theatre Working]
Film, therefore, is part of society, not distant from it, easy to experience for people regardless of class. Mark Poster
[ Class Distant Easy Experience Film Part Regardless Society Therefore]
When I go to a film, you're taking it easy and you let things wash over you. That's what cinema's all about. You get involved in a world that's being created in front of you. Mary Hansen
[ Being Cinema Created Easy Film Front Get Go Involved Over Taking Things Wash World]
Whenever I did a good performance, my Dad and my uncles, who were rabid movie fans, took me to the movies. There began my underlying love affair with film. Mel Torme
[ Affair Began Dad Did Fans Film Good Love Movie Movies Performance Rabid Took Uncles Underlying Were Whenever]
The dichotomy between art and industry is totally dysfunctional in terms of film. Ann Macbeth
[ Art Between Dichotomy Dysfunctional Film Industry Terms Totally]
Everyone in my family is in the film business; I knew I wanted to be creative and it was important in my family to be artistic. Sofia Coppola
[ Artistic Business Creative Everyone Family Film Important Knew Wanted]
I did 125 films, and over 100 television shows, and you've never seen the same character twice. Brion James
[ Character Did Films Never Over Same Seen Shows Television Twice]
My films are always concerned with family, friendship, honor, and patriotism. John Woo
[ Always Concerned Family Films Friendship Honor Patriotism]
I am hoping to film another ad in the summer for Carte Noire. David Ginola
[ Ad Am Another Carte Film Hoping Summer]
I'm looking at working with people I get on with, that respect me, that don't just see me as a piece of ass. Which I have experienced as well. I've nearly walked off very big films before, and I would, because I don't want that in my life. I want to enjoy the work I do. Gemma Arterton
[ Ass Because Before Big Enjoy Experienced Films Get Just Life Looking Nearly Off Piece Respect See Very Walked Want Well Which Work Working Would]
Films must all have the same structure. All of this to guarantee box office bonanza, which of course it never does, but that's another discussion entirely. Dirk Benedict
[ Another Box Course Discussion Does Entirely Films Guarantee Must Never Office Same Structure Which]
The director is the only person who knows what the film is about. Satyajit Ray
[ Director Film Knows Only Person]
When I started out, I preferred to watch my films without music, as its presence tends to mask the underlying pace of the film. I felt I could feel the rhythm of the film better without music to influence me. Paul Hirsch
[ Better Could Feel Felt Film Films Influence Mask Music Out Pace Preferred Presence Rhythm Started Tends Underlying Watch Without]
It's gotten out of control. It's taking bigger and bigger names to make smaller and smaller films. I worry that important films without a big name attached won't get made at all. Glenn Close
[ Attached Big Bigger Control Films Get Gotten Important Made Make Name Names Out Smaller Taking Without Won Worry]
I don't think that you can be prescriptive about anything, I mean, life is too complicated. Maybe there are novels where the author has not in the least thought about it in terms of film, which can be turned into good films. Paul Auster
[ Anything Author Complicated Film Films Good Into Least Life Maybe Mean Novels Terms Think Thought Too Turned Where Which]
There is so much to do on a film set. It is an extraordinarily invigorating and wonderful place to be, when things are running well. Ben Kingsley
[ Extraordinarily Film Invigorating Much Place Running Set Things Well Wonderful]
I knew nothing about the independent film industry. I didn't know much about the industry itself. All I knew was how to watch movies, how to enjoy them, how to hate them, how not to like them. Michelle Rodriguez
[ Enjoy Film Hate How Independent Industry Itself Knew Know Movies Much Nothing Them Watch]
Multiplicity was a movie that tested really well. People seeing the movie really liked it, but then the studio couldn't market it. We opened on a weekend with nine other films. Harold Ramis
[ Films Liked Market Movie Multiplicity Nine Opened Other Really Seeing Studio Tested Then Weekend Well]
I didn't have a lot of independent film connections. It really took until the digital film revolution came along that I realized that I could do it myself. Harry Shearer
[ Along Came Connections Could Digital Film Independent Lot Myself Realized Really Revolution Took Until]
The difficulty is capturing surprise on film. F. Murray Abraham
[ Capturing Difficulty Film Surprise]
I'm going to do an adaptation of the Italian film, Bread and Tulips. I really like that film. Norman Jewison
[ Adaptation Bread Film Going Italian Really]
I went to the Tokyo Film Festival in Japan because I love Japanese cinema. Leslie Caron
[ Because Cinema Festival Film Japan Japanese Love Tokyo Went]
Fear is a problem with film music and films; people want to be conventional, and there's more commercialism today. If you are not daring in your art, you're bankrupt. Alex North
[ Art Bankrupt Commercialism Conventional Daring Fear Film Films More Music Problem Today Want Your]
I was really involved with other people's opinions of me, and it got heightened during my film career. I don't have any opinion, good or bad about it, it just was. It's not the way I feel now, and I think yoga has a lot to do with that. Ali MacGraw
[ Any Bad Career During Feel Film Good Got Heightened Involved Just Lot Now Opinion Opinions Other Really Think Way Yoga]
The other thing is this industry has decided it only has one market. Unlike any other industry in the world, unlike film or books or sports even, this industry has decided it has only one market and that's 14 year old boys. Rob Walton
[ Any Books Boys Decided Even Film Industry Market Old Only Other Sports Thing Unlike World Year]
I've never much been interested in doing films that no one gets to see. Michael Apted
[ Been Doing Films Gets Interested Much Never See]
The technology available for film-making now is incredible, but I am a big believer that it's all in the story. Robert Redford
[ Am Available Believer Big Film-Making Incredible Now Story Technology]
I come from an everyday middle class family in India. The film industry reached us only through our television sets and cinema halls. Lavrenti Lopes
[ Cinema Class Come Everyday Family Film Halls India Industry Middle Only Our Reached Sets Television Through Us]
I think the situation in Toronto is such that there are funding organizations which make it easy for a film to raise more money than it needs and very often that works against a film. Atom Egoyan
[ Against Easy Film Funding Make Money More Needs Often Organizations Raise Situation Such Than Think Toronto Very Which Works]
I was mostly interested in it as a theatrical film. Personally, I am not so interested in television, simply because I don't watch television myself. I'm into movies. Bille August
[ Am Because Film Interested Into Mostly Movies Myself Personally Simply Television Theatrical Watch]
They all matter to me, whether I'm working on a Sam Jackson film for a week or I'm the star of my own TV series - I take it all very seriously, and I have a healthy respect for the work in general, despite the role. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Despite Film General Healthy Jackson Matter Own Respect Role Sam Series Seriously Star Take Tv Very Week Whether Work Working]
When I was in film school, it was said that all good films were characterised by some form of humour. Lars von Trier
[ Characterised Film Films Form Good Humour Said School Some Were]
But I won't work with the exact same crew film after film because I feel the work would get a little complacent. Patrice Leconte
[ After Because Complacent Crew Exact Feel Film Get Little Same Won Work Would]
The many many imponderables come together when a film opens and for all sorts of reasons it may or may not succeed. Ben Kingsley
[ Come Film Many May Opens Reasons Sorts Succeed Together]
What I learned from this movie, 40 Days and 40 Nights: Absitenence can be a very good thing. Especially from box offices where this film is playing. Joel Siegel
[ Box Days Especially Film Good Learned Movie Nights Offices Playing Thing Very Where]
I think empathy is a beautiful thing. I think that's the power of film though. We have one of the most powerful, one of the greatest communicative tools known to man. Michelle Rodriguez
[ Beautiful Communicative Empathy Film Greatest Known Man Most Power Powerful Thing Think Though Tools]
Well, I don't know what they'll turn out to be, but I'm working on a film of Kon Tiki. Phillip Noyce
[ Film Know Out Turn Well Working]
A film based on a jolly good John Grisham book is fine, but I like to get a bit under the skin. Charlotte Rampling
[ Based Bit Book Film Fine Get Good Grisham John Jolly Skin Under]
I've done lots of songs for film soundtracks and things like that - stuff I'm not ashamed of, but that doesn't represent my legacy with the Pretenders. Chrissie Hynde
[ Ashamed Done Film Legacy Lots Pretenders Represent Songs Soundtracks Stuff Things]
I don't watch much TV or films, but I've watched Cameron Diaz. Christopher Parker
[ Cameron Diaz Films Much Tv Watch Watched]
If you invent the Mini Cooper, pour all your energy and passion into it and it gets made, you should be on a roll. In the film industry you have to start again the next day. Estelle Morris
[ Again Cooper Day Energy Film Gets Industry Into Invent Made Mini Next Passion Pour Roll Should Start Your]
The idea of working with Steven Spielberg was very attractive. He's such a master. He knows the language of the camera and of filmmaking, which gives him a great freedom. Max von Sydow
[ Attractive Camera Filmmaking Freedom Gives Great Him Idea Knows Language Master Spielberg Steven Such Very Which Working]
I've always been into films. I've been offered lots of films but they've always been these very stereotypical roles. They wanted me to play some gangster or street guy, or pimp, drug addict. Lenny Kravitz
[ Addict Always Been Films Gangster Guy Into Lots Offered Pimp Play Roles Some Stereotypical Street These Very Wanted]
The crossover wasn't happening. TV actors were TV actors, and film and stage actors were a whole different thing. And now there's just a lot of crossover. Christine Lahti
[ Actors Crossover Different Film Happening Just Lot Now Stage Thing Tv Were Whole]
It just seems like that because I do a lot of independent films that don't get to the mainstream. William Hurt
[ Because Films Get Independent Just Lot Mainstream Seems]
I think that there's a lot more freedom in the low budget, the independent films where, unfortunately, you don't have the money, necessarily, to get the orchestras in there to play a lot of stuff. But, you have a lot more freedom, very often. Danny Elfman
[ Budget Films Freedom Get Independent Lot Low Money More Necessarily Often Orchestras Play Stuff Think Unfortunately Very Where]
But no one should have the right to manipulate my films in the first place. Dario Argento
[ Films First Manipulate Place Right Should]
I'd always wanted the show to be more reality based science fiction, something along the lines of The Day the Earth Stood Still, which I consider to be the classic science fiction film. Gil Gerard
[ Along Always Based Classic Consider Day Earth Fiction Film Lines More Reality Science Show Something Still Stood Wanted Which]
Well yes, my son was bar mitzvahed last April, after I made this film. Jami Gertz
[ After April Bar Film Last Made Son Well Yes]
I was delighted to have lines when they came - learning lines for film isn't a problem, but television is a little different, because we shot those shows the whole way through. David Selby
[ Because Came Delighted Different Film Learning Lines Little Problem Shot Shows Television Those Through Way Whole]
Because there is actually something very interesting in Goodfellas, how the style of the film changes as time goes by and based on the mental state of the protagonist. Alex Cox
[ Actually Based Because Changes Film Goes How Interesting Mental Protagonist Something State Style Time Very]
I'm not a politician; I'm lucky to be a filmmaker and to be able to express myself through the films I make. Mathieu Kassovitz
[ Able Express Filmmaker Films Lucky Make Myself Politician Through]
If I didn't have my films as an outlet for all the different sides of me, I would probably be locked up. Angelina Jolie
[ Different Films Locked Outlet Probably Sides Up Would]
I do remember, as a child, that I always imagined, when I was maybe 6 or 7, my fantasy was that everywhere I went I was being followed by an invisible film crew. Ben Kingsley
[ Always Being Child Crew Everywhere Fantasy Film Followed Imagined Invisible Maybe Remember Went]
And so I love films that are kind of rural in atmosphere. And you know, it's just a nice place to be day after day. All be it, it can be hard, it can be hard work. You can get hot. Keith Carradine
[ After Atmosphere Day Films Get Hard Hot Just Kind Know Love Nice Place Rural Work]
George Lucas was casting about and had heard favourable things about my work in Clockwork Orange and asked me to come in, which of course I did even though no one knew what the film was about! David Prowse
[ Asked Casting Clockwork Come Course Did Even Favourable Film George Had Heard Knew Lucas Orange Things Though Which Work]
I do tend to take time off. A year and a half ago I went to film school, and before that I had taken years off at a time to be involved politically or this or that. Sarah Polley
[ Ago Before Film Had Half Involved Off Politically School Take Taken Tend Time Went Year Years]
And the reason for that I think is that in Australia our films don't get the exposure, so the process is foremost. But anyway, I love being part of the team and hate being stuck in a corner somewhere. Jacqueline McKenzie
[ Anyway Australia Being Corner Exposure Films Foremost Get Hate Love Our Part Process Reason Somewhere Stuck Team Think]
Editing is a natural extension of the collage making. It's actually one of the few areas that women were able to excel in in the film industry from the beginning. Rachel True
[ Able Actually Areas Beginning Collage Editing Excel Extension Few Film Industry Making Natural Were Women]
The Loved One has been the most underrated film I've worked on. Terry Southern
[ Been Film Loved Most Underrated Worked]
Once you work with a studio on a film, the studio is sort of like this enormous clam that just opens, takes everything and then closes, and no one enters again. They own it all. Don Bluth
[ Again Closes Enormous Enters Everything Film Just Once Opens Own Sort Studio Takes Then Work]
In that sense, film is superior, but the difficulty is your lack of control as a writer. Terry Southern
[ Control Difficulty Film Lack Sense Superior Writer Your]
In Australia, they set up a special fund to kick films off. It was quite an enlightened sort of move. You could go to this government bureau with scripts and and get finance for films. Bruce Beresford
[ Australia Bureau Could Enlightened Films Finance Fund Get Go Government Kick Move Off Quite Scripts Set Sort Special Up]
Pain is temporary, film is forever. Michael J. Fox
[ Film Forever Pain Temporary]
For example, Michael Mann's film Collateral - there is certain kinds of stories that lend themselves to digital photography. Some things are very raw stories that digital photography kind of lends itself to. Matthew Modine
[ Certain Collateral Digital Example Film Itself Kind Kinds Lend Lends Mann Michael Photography Raw Some Stories Themselves Things Very]
Well it kind of is project to project because as a writer I think you always write to some degree about things that you know or things that happened - but my favourite filmmakers, my favourite movies of theirs tend to be the personal movies. Cameron Crowe
[ Always Because Degree Favourite Filmmakers Happened Kind Know Movies Personal Project Some Tend Theirs Things Think Well Write Writer]
Because of the wealth of fine music spread through the film, working on it held all the fun and excitement of attending a great concert. June Allyson
[ Attending Because Concert Excitement Film Fine Fun Great Held Music Spread Through Wealth Working]
The challenge of film is making it right there at that moment, and then you get to move on. Bernadette Peters
[ Challenge Film Get Making Moment Move Right Then]
You can't be trying to make a film that pleases all people, you know, so it's not a concern of mine. Cate Blanchett
[ Concern Film Know Make Mine Pleases Trying]
This is really a difficult time to be in films. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Difficult Films Really Time]
Well, a special screening was set up for government officials, so they didn't have to see the experience of going to see the film. They certainly aren't going to the projects to see for themselves the situation. Mathieu Kassovitz
[ Certainly Experience Film Going Government Officials Projects Screening See Set Situation Special Themselves Up Well]
I think every age has a medium that talks to it more eloquently than the others. In the 19th century it was symphonic music and the novel. For various technical and artistic reasons, film became that eloquent medium for the 20th century. Walter Murch
[ Age Artistic Became Century Eloquent Eloquently Every Film Medium More Music Novel Others Reasons Symphonic Talks Technical Than Think Various]
I mean they're making remakes of my films and I'm not even dead yet! Why would you want to make a remake? Norman Jewison
[ Dead Even Films Make Making Mean Remake Remakes Want Why Would Yet]
Scream was great for what it was. For a horror film, it was intelligent, it was funny, it took a laugh at itself. Neve Campbell
[ Film Funny Great Horror Intelligent Itself Laugh Scream Took]
In opera, everyone's watching from a fixed viewpoint, and that really challenges you. Lighting, the sets, stage groupings, the music-but doesn't relate too much to film. Bruce Beresford
[ Challenges Everyone Film Fixed Lighting Much Opera Really Relate Sets Stage Too Viewpoint Watching]
I think it would be very boring dramatically to have a film where everybody was a lawyer or doctor and had no faults. To me, the most important thing is to be truthful. Spike Lee
[ Boring Doctor Dramatically Everybody Faults Film Had Important Lawyer Most Thing Think Truthful Very Where Would]
As I became very defined in my personal politics, I turned down some films that I slightly regret now; I'm not going to say what they were. Julie Christie
[ Became Defined Down Films Going Now Personal Politics Regret Say Slightly Some Turned Very Were]
I like to go from mainstream movies to more artsy films. I don't sign on for the money. Maybe I should, but I don't. There's always a good reason for doing something. Famke Janssen
[ Always Doing Films Go Good Mainstream Maybe Money More Movies Reason Should Sign Something]
I think that the episodes are like mini horror films really; the characters make bad decisions early on and these things just snowball for them and get worse and worse. And that's what I find funny. Dave Rowntree
[ Bad Characters Decisions Early Episodes Films Find Funny Get Horror Just Make Mini Really Snowball Them These Things Think Worse]
Comics? Honestly, that's more a matter of nostalgia for me. I think most of that energy has gone to my love of literature and my love of film. Jonathan Lethem
[ Comics Energy Film Gone Honestly Literature Love Matter More Most Nostalgia Think]
I filmed underwater for two days in the open ocean with dolphins. Kathleen Quinlan
[ Days Dolphins Filmed Ocean Open Two Underwater]
A few months after graduation I was working in films. It took off pretty quick. Moira Kelly
[ After Few Films Graduation Months Off Pretty Quick Took Working]
I actually went to film school and was making experimental films for a short time, so it wasn't such a leap. Jim Coleman
[ Actually Experimental Film Films Leap Making School Short Such Time Went]
I cannot work fast enough. I cannot cope fast enough, really. And just releasing a film is hard. Werner Herzog
[ Cannot Cope Enough Fast Film Hard Just Really Releasing Work]
There's something about taking a film from concept to script, through production, and then to see the final thing happening in the edit phase. It's almost like a miracle in the making. Maria Menounos
[ Almost Concept Edit Film Final Happening Making Miracle Phase Production Script See Something Taking Then Thing Through]
I was lucky enough to be the lady that was asked to be Maria in the Sound Of Music, and that film was fortunate enough to be huge hit. The same with Mary Poppins. I got terribly lucky in that respect. Julie Andrews
[ Asked Enough Film Fortunate Got Hit Huge Lady Lucky Maria Mary Music Poppins Respect Same Sound Terribly]
I completely take on the risk, the poker game, which being an artist means, and I'm going to try to make a film which honestly reflects what I have in my head. Antonio Banderas
[ Artist Being Completely Film Game Going Head Honestly Make Means Poker Reflects Risk Take Try Which]
The highest grossing films have great, moral messages - not dirty, base themes, so we're trying to get producers to make more of the uplifting movies. Morgan Brittany
[ Base Dirty Films Get Great Highest Make Messages Moral More Movies Producers Themes Trying Uplifting]
I have three kids and a wife, and any moments that aren't dedicated to working on this film in some way, or family, are immediately reserved for sleep. Brad Bird
[ Any Dedicated Family Film Immediately Kids Moments Reserved Sleep Some Three Way Wife Working]
He's a guy's guy, so it pretty much became like the impressions - don't imitate Sean Connery's voice, and things like that. We were all kind of doing it towards the end of the film, anyway, and he was cool with it. Shane West
[ Anyway Became Connery Cool Doing End Film Guy Imitate Impressions Kind Much Pretty Sean Things Towards Voice Were]
This film is what it is. It's a campy thriller horror movie where you go and have fun. With these types of films, you can't take it too seriously. They are what they are. Morris Chestnut
[ Film Films Fun Go Horror Movie Seriously Take These Thriller Too Types Where]
The only way you can continue to make artistic films is to make an occasional one of those. They kind of keep your marketability going to the extent that people will employ you. Gabriel Byrne
[ Artistic Continue Employ Extent Films Going Keep Kind Make Marketability Occasional Only Those Way Will Your]
I thought he was an interesting central figure, central character, one who is definitely not your typical central character figure in a film, who's easy to like. He's not easy to like. It forces you to involve yourself with what's going on. Patrick Warburton
[ Central Character Definitely Easy Figure Film Forces Going Interesting Involve Thought Typical Your Yourself]
But a year before that, I was starting to drink beer on the set of the film Lucas (1986). Corey Haim
[ Beer Before Drink Film Lucas Set Starting Year]
I met John when I was 18 and I was in my first John Waters film when I was 19. Mink Stole
[ Film First John Met Waters]
Movies will end up being this esoteric art form, where only singular people will put films out in a small group of theaters. M. Night Shyamalan
[ Art Being End Esoteric Films Form Group Movies Only Out Put Singular Small Theaters Up Where Will]
Kubrick's films have life - they just never die. R. Lee Ermey
[ Die Films Just Kubrick Life Never]
Yeah, there was the Flora Plum thing, where I trained for about a month and I had taken a semester off for that, and two weeks prior to filming, the financing collapsed. Claire Danes
[ Collapsed Filming Financing Flora Had Month Off Plum Prior Semester Taken Thing Trained Two Weeks Where Yeah]
And film acting is incredibly tedious, just by its nature. It's incredibly, mind numbingly slow. Hugh Grant
[ Acting Film Incredibly Just Mind Nature Slow Tedious]
In musical theater you have to be very big and very animated, while film and television are more toned down. Kevin Richardson
[ Animated Big Down Film More Musical Television Theater Toned Very While]
The camera does not like acting. The camera is only interested in filming behaviour. So you damn well learn your lines until you know them inside out, while standing on your head! Ben Kingsley
[ Acting Behaviour Camera Damn Does Filming Head Inside Interested Know Learn Lines Only Out Standing Them Until Well While Your]
Whereas painting is a more rarefied art form, with a limited audience, I recognized film as this extraordinary social tool that could reach tremendous numbers of people. Kathryn Bigelow
[ Art Audience Could Extraordinary Film Form Limited More Numbers Painting Rarefied Reach Recognized Social Tool Tremendous Whereas]
My principal job is to make interesting and entertaining films, and I'm not proud of which format or which particular technique I use. I just wanted the film to look good. Guy Ritchie
[ Entertaining Film Films Format Good Interesting Job Just Look Make Particular Principal Proud Technique Use Wanted Which]
I've heard that Alfred Hitchcock said that by the time he was ready to shoot a film, he didn't even want to do it any more because he'd already had all of the fun of working it out. It's the same thing with these Frank comics. Jim Woodring
[ Alfred Already Any Because Comics Even Film Frank Fun Had Heard Hitchcock More Out Ready Said Same Shoot These Thing Time Want Working]
The film business is absurd. Stars don't last very long. It's much more interesting to be a proper actor. Tom Courtenay
[ Absurd Actor Business Film Interesting Last Long More Much Proper Stars Very]
Even though some of the films I've made haven't been particularly commercial, I don't find them failures. Don Johnson
[ Been Commercial Even Failures Films Find Haven Made Particularly Some Them Though]
People always seem to see echoes of their own lives in my films. Jill Clayburgh
[ Always Echoes Films Lives Own See Seem Their]
I'd love to make another film in Mexico. Alex Cox
[ Another Film Love Make Mexico]
To get an Oscar would be an incredible moment in my career, there is no doubt about that. But the 'Lord of the Rings' films are not made for Oscars, they are made for the audience. Peter Jackson
[ Audience Career Doubt Films Get Incredible Lord Made Moment Oscar Oscars Rings Would]
I started when I was eight, doing super 8 films. Guillermo del Toro
[ Doing Eight Films Started Super]
The actual cheerleaders in our film are all Broadway dancers. Brooke Langton
[ Actual Broadway Cheerleaders Dancers Film Our]
I even agree with the new digital ways of filmmaking, where you don't even have physical film in the camera, but to be honest, I wouldn't want to use it. J. Lee Thompson
[ Agree Camera Digital Even Film Filmmaking Honest New Physical Use Want Ways Where]
When we were filming, I thought that I was Peter Pan, you know? I thought I was the coolest kid in the world, so I wound up being the coolest kid in the world. Jeremy Sumpter
[ Being Coolest Filming Kid Know Pan Peter Thought Up Were World Wound]
We took up the offer with the BBC, and that was Monty Python's Flying Circus. I didn't have to submit my ideas to the group. I used to turn up on the days we recorded with a can of film under my arm, and in it went. Terry Gilliam
[ Arm Bbc Circus Days Film Flying Group Ideas Monty Offer Python Recorded Submit Took Turn Under Up Used Went]
In film, you are a totally different person than in the video. Aaliyah
[ Different Film Person Than Totally Video]
My films do have characters who have trouble escaping the world around them. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Around Characters Escaping Films Them Trouble World]
There are always at least five good films at the end of the year to get nominated, but generally speaking nowadays, it's more of the independent films that are recognized. Mark Rydell
[ Always End Films Five Generally Get Good Independent Least More Nominated Nowadays Recognized Speaking Year]
When you are making the one you are doing, you think it is the greatest film going. And then you do another one and it is a great film. Nick Nolte
[ Another Doing Film Going Great Greatest Making Then Think]
I did some film reviews for small papers in Finland and things like that to be able to keep living here. Renny Harlin
[ Able Did Film Finland Here Keep Living Papers Reviews Small Some Things]
There is no doubt that this film is autobiographical, but at the same time it also tries to portray an ordinary couple in a language that everyone can understand. Sophie Marceau
[ Also Autobiographical Couple Doubt Everyone Film Language Ordinary Portray Same Time Tries Understand]
Well, all I can say is thank goodness I had 15 years of theater before ever I did film roles. You build technique that you can rely on. Chris Cooper
[ Before Build Did Ever Film Goodness Had Rely Roles Say Technique Thank Theater Well Years]
I think you tend to try, during the time you've got off, to forget about the film. It was such a total world. I mean, the sets were claustrophobic, and as soon as you were on there, you were right back into it. Rosamund Pike
[ Back Claustrophobic During Film Forget Got Into Mean Off Right Sets Soon Such Tend Think Time Total Try Were World]
More personal films, you could make them, but your budgets would be cut down. Martin Scorsese
[ Budgets Could Cut Down Films Make More Personal Them Would Your]
Well, I am from India and I wanted to make films in English for the international market in India. So that was really the main thing, and then of course economically it was cheaper to make films in India. Ismail Merchant
[ Am Cheaper Course Economically English Films India International Main Make Market Really Then Thing Wanted Well]
Sure, they were simple desk lamps with only a minimal amount of movement, but you could immediately tell that Luxo Jr. was a baby, and that the big one was his mother. In that short little film, computer animation went from a novelty to a serious tool for filmmaking. John Lasseter
[ Amount Animation Baby Big Computer Could Desk Film Filmmaking His Immediately Jr Lamps Little Minimal Mother Movement Novelty Only Serious Short Simple Sure Tell Tool Went Were]
Abroad, they have covered pretty much all subjects, explored every possibility, every twist. So similarities between ideas you have and those filmed abroad are quite possible. Ajay Devgan
[ Abroad Between Covered Every Explored Filmed Ideas Much Possibility Possible Pretty Quite Similarities Subjects Those Twist]
I'm not so sure that younger people today really appreciate the enormous bravery that went into the creation and production of that film, or how important a film at the time it really was. Rod Steiger
[ Appreciate Bravery Creation Enormous Film How Important Into Production Really Sure Time Today Went Younger]
Sometimes it's more difficult to do very simple, low-key films. Catherine Deneuve
[ Difficult Films Low-Key More Simple Sometimes Very]
I started acting when I was 13 in New York. Worked there for a couple years, then auditioned for a show there that was going to be filming here. Ended up coming out, getting the job and just staying. Kristanna Loken
[ Acting Auditioned Coming Couple Ended Filming Getting Going Here Job Just New Out Show Started Staying Then Up Worked Years York]
Nowadays, if a studio assumes that his film is bad, there is always an executive that gets more nervous than usual and thinks that if they change the music, the film will become a masterpiece. Maurice Jarre
[ Always Assumes Bad Become Change Executive Film Gets His Masterpiece More Music Nervous Nowadays Studio Than Thinks Usual Will]
Traffic is one of the most powerful films to come out in recent years. It blew me away. Mary Hart
[ Away Blew Come Films Most Out Powerful Recent Traffic Years]
I'm not going to spend two years on a film or four years on an opera if I don't feel like I can put my own self into it. That doesn't mean it has to be about myself. Julie Taymor
[ Feel Film Four Going Into Mean Myself Opera Own Put Self Spend Two Years]
Even if I set out to make a film about a fillet of sole, it would be about me. Federico Fellini Movies
[ Even Film Make Out Set Sole Would]
Growing up in the Philippines, I loved all kinds of movies. We had a very healthy film industry there when I was a child. It's now gotten very limited. They only make action movies and hard-core exploitation movies. Women get raped; men get shot. Jessica Hagedorn
[ Action Child Exploitation Film Get Gotten Growing Had Hard-Core Healthy Industry Kinds Limited Loved Make Men Movies Now Only Philippines Shot Up Very Women]
My first interest was always music, and somehow that channelled itself into films and acting. I don't know what the natural transition of it was. I mean I acted a little bit when I was young and like any kid would in a community theatre. Andy Garcia
[ Acted Acting Always Any Bit Community Films First Interest Into Itself Kid Know Little Mean Music Natural Somehow Theatre Transition Would Young]
It's nice to work with Hollywood because there is never any question of resources put at your disposal to make a film as long as it is the right thing to do. Neil Jordan
[ Any Because Disposal Film Hollywood Long Make Never Nice Put Question Resources Right Thing Work Your]
I'm very manipulative towards directors. My theory is that everyone on the set is directing the film, we're all receiving art messages from the universe on how we should do the film. Jeff Bridges
[ Art Directing Directors Everyone Film How Manipulative Messages Receiving Set Should Theory Towards Universe Very]
Young actors are serious about their work and don't take any time out from it. I'm very serious about my work; there are probably only two films I've done where I had a really good time. Miranda Otto
[ Actors Any Done Films Good Had Only Out Probably Really Serious Take Their Time Two Very Where Work Young]
I've done approximately 15 films, and most of the things I've done have either been stunt or costume work. Verne Troyer
[ Approximately Been Costume Done Either Films Most Stunt Things Work]
Cinemas gained new young audiences who wanted films made for them. Andrzej Wajda
[ Audiences Cinemas Films Gained Made New Them Wanted Young]
Great art direction is NOT the same thing as great film direction! Gene Wilder
[ Art Direction Film Great Same Thing]
There's huge, massive mother ships going up to the Yukon. They've been filmed and are on video. Dan Aykroyd
[ Been Filmed Going Huge Massive Mother Ships Up Video]
There was one titanic guiding light on the film set, and I was in the presence of a true Mahatma, in the deepest and most profound sense of the word. Ben Kingsley
[ Deepest Film Guiding Light Mahatma Most Presence Profound Sense Set Titanic True Word]
When I did small films like Lily and Buenos Vista, everyone thought my career would be ruined. Leslie Caron
[ Career Did Everyone Films Lily Ruined Small Thought Vista Would]
I love European movies and I kind of grew up on European films. Jodie Foster
[ European Films Grew Kind Love Movies Up]
Life came in and put me in front of the camera before I could really make a decision, but I think I probably would have gravitated to film. Elisabeth Rohm
[ Before Came Camera Could Decision Film Front Gravitated Life Make Probably Put Really Think Would]
I already played James Dean in a film called Race with Destiny, but it hasn't come out yet. Casper Van Dien
[ Already Called Come Dean Destiny Film Hasn James Out Played Race Yet]
I became alienated from this religious upbringing, and started making music. I wanted to be a big star. All those things I saw in the films and on the media took hold of me, and perhaps I thought this was my god: the goal of making money. Cat Stevens
[ Alienated Became Big Films Goal God Hold Making Media Money Music Perhaps Religious Saw Star Started Things Those Thought Took Upbringing Wanted]
I had pictured myself as a filmmaker but I had never pictured myself as a director if that makes any sense at all. James Cameron
[ Any Director Filmmaker Had Makes Myself Never Pictured Sense]
I'm only a stupid filmmaker. Roland Emmerich
[ Filmmaker Only Stupid]
I prefer the smaller budget versus the bigger budget because the mentality that goes along with big budget filmmaking doesn't really suit me; the mind-set that money is the answer. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Along Answer Because Big Bigger Budget Filmmaking Goes Mentality Money Prefer Really Smaller Suit Versus]
It's a required part of your film history to know who Woody is. His movies are so wonderful, and not just funny but so insightful about human behavior. Scarlett Johansson
[ Behavior Film Funny His History Human Insightful Just Know Movies Part Required Wonderful Woody Your]
I never pursued Hollywood banging my drum, because I was never in a film big enough to do that. Armand Assante
[ Banging Because Big Drum Enough Film Hollywood Never Pursued]
Compared to the United States and certainly a lot of other countries around the world... per year, Australians do see more films. David Pratt
[ Around Australians Certainly Compared Countries Films Lot More Other Per See States United World Year]
Everyone starts a film thinking that it would be a big hit. But sometimes it goes haywire. Anil Kapoor
[ Big Everyone Film Goes Hit Sometimes Starts Thinking Would]
In my first film, I was a basketball player. Like every good actor, I lied when they asked me if I could play. David Morse
[ Actor Asked Basketball Could Every Film First Good Lied Play Player]
Any film which views the darker side of life, which is death with a sense of humor, is very much to my taste. Carter Burwell
[ Any Darker Death Film Humor Life Much Sense Side Taste Very Views Which]
I can work in films as long as the story doesn't have a realistic nature. If I'm working with an allegory, a fantasy, it can be developed in synthetic terms. Manuel Puig
[ Allegory Developed Fantasy Films Long Nature Realistic Story Synthetic Terms Work Working]
The film world is a crazy place to be. You sit around all day waiting for the phone to ring. Are people talking about you or aren't they? Kyle MacLachlan
[ Around Crazy Day Film Phone Place Ring Sit Talking Waiting World]
When you look at Darling and the Oscars, it has to be luck. It was a black and white film and it was the last time that there was a black and white Oscar. Julie Harris
[ Black Darling Film Last Look Luck Oscar Oscars Time White]
People go to see a film because it's a great story and it's visually exciting to watch. Dougray Scott
[ Because Exciting Film Go Great See Story Visually Watch]
It's no accident that Tony Hopkins is a wonderful film actor. Shirley Knight
[ Accident Actor Film Hopkins Tony Wonderful]
Yes, I was correctly quoted in saying I introduced sex into films in the 20's, but it was sex in good taste and left a great deal to one's imagination. Pola Negri
[ Correctly Deal Films Good Great Imagination Into Introduced Left Quoted Saying Sex Taste Yes]
Only very rarely are foreigners or first-generation immigrants allowed to be nice people in American films. Those with an accent are bad guys. Max von Sydow
[ Accent Allowed American Bad Films Foreigners Guys Immigrants Nice Only Rarely Those Very]
I met a hustler at a dinner party. He had been invited because I was looking for an adviser to help me with the street scenes. So we put him on the film. John Schlesinger
[ Adviser Because Been Dinner Film Had Help Him Hustler Invited Looking Met Party Put Scenes Street]
But, I've made films in Japan, in Yugoslavia, all over Europe, all over the United States, Mexico, but not Hollywood. Sydney Pollack
[ Europe Films Hollywood Japan Made Mexico Over States United Yugoslavia]
TV is sort of the only way to go for an actress my age to make a decent salary; with independent films, you just can't. Jessica Lange
[ Actress Age Decent Films Go Independent Just Make Only Salary Sort Tv Way]
It was a scene I was really looking forward to, and one that I embraced, and when we were filming it, George got closer and closer and closer with that camera - he was practically up my nose for the final shot. So I knew it was a moment that I had to do my best to get right. Ian McDiarmid
[ Best Camera Closer Embraced Filming Final Forward George Get Got Had Knew Looking Moment Nose Practically Really Right Scene Shot Up Were]
Doing the Muppet Show you forget about conventional filming. Peter Mayhew
[ Conventional Doing Filming Forget Muppet Show]
I never thought of becoming a director. When I was twelve, the passage from silent film to the talkies had an impact on me - I still watch silent films. Alain Resnais
[ Becoming Director Film Films Had Impact Never Passage Silent Still Talkies Thought Twelve Watch]
It's difficult to get films made, especially films about poets. Dougray Scott
[ Difficult Especially Films Get Made Poets]
Right now my career is totally schizophrenic, because when an American production like Hitchcock Presents asks to see my work I would never dream of showing them my independent films. Atom Egoyan
[ American Asks Because Career Dream Films Hitchcock Independent Never Now Presents Production Right Schizophrenic See Showing Them Totally Work Would]
Sometimes I have a great day of filming and sometimes the theater strikes me better. It just depends. Philip Seymour Hoffman
[ Better Day Depends Filming Great Just Sometimes Strikes Theater]
Maybe It's not the biggest blockbuster film, but there will be some people that will see it, that will be debating it, that will be questioning their own sense of spirituality. If the film resonates, then I have succeeded in what I set out to do. Eriq La Salle
[ Biggest Blockbuster Debating Film Maybe Out Own Questioning Resonates See Sense Set Some Spirituality Succeeded Their Then Will]
It's always good to have no expectations when you see a film. Then you can be pleasantly disappointed or surprised. Bill Paxton
[ Always Disappointed Expectations Film Good Pleasantly See Surprised Then]
Contrary to what many writers imply about the process, nobody forces a writer to sell his work to the film industry. Thomas Perry
[ Contrary Film Forces His Imply Industry Many Nobody Process Sell Work Writer Writers]
Sometimes you just can't walk away from films you're offered, like the Dylan Thomas thing. Dougray Scott
[ Away Dylan Films Just Offered Sometimes Thing Thomas Walk]
It's hard not to get a big head in the film industry, there are people on a set paid to cater to your every need, from the minute you arrive until you go home. It's kind of strange, but not unpleasant. Eric Stoltz
[ Arrive Big Cater Every Film Get Go Hard Head Home Industry Kind Minute Need Paid Set Strange Unpleasant Until Your]
I've just been more interested in doing film right now and I don't want to go away from my family for six months, which was what I would have had to have done if I did the play on Broadway. Mark Ruffalo
[ Away Been Broadway Did Doing Done Family Film Go Had Interested Just Months More Now Play Right Six Want Which Would]
I'd rather not make films than make bad ones. Scott Speedman
[ Bad Films Make Ones Rather Than]
I was shocked. They were going to give me money to make this really odd show? Well, I still had little thought of it going to series, but I thought it was great that my next short film was going to be paid for. Joe Murray
[ Film Give Going Great Had Little Make Money Next Odd Paid Really Series Shocked Short Show Still Thought Well Were]
The film was fair to his musical achievement and gave him every opportunity to explain himself. Martin Bashir
[ Achievement Every Explain Fair Film Gave Him Himself His Musical Opportunity]
I was lucky enough to occasionally break out of that racist situation that prevails in the Hollywood film production community. But it was racist then and it will always be that way. It will never be otherwise. J. J. Johnson
[ Always Break Community Enough Film Hollywood Lucky Never Occasionally Otherwise Out Prevails Production Situation Then Way Will]
On the contrary, I'm a strong believer in the necessity of imperfection coming into the film. Walter Salles
[ Believer Coming Contrary Film Imperfection Into Necessity Strong]
I'm more embarrassed about some of the films that I've been in than I am about Playboy. Playboy I'm actually quite proud of. Claudia Christian
[ Actually Am Been Embarrassed Films More Playboy Proud Quite Some Than]
Movies are not scripts - movies are films; they're not books, they're not the theatre. Nicolas Roeg Movies
[ Books Films Movies Scripts Theatre]
We make the kind of movies we like to watch. I love to laugh. I love to be amazed by how beautiful it is. But I also love to be moved to tears. There's lots of heart in our films. John Lasseter
[ Also Amazed Beautiful Films Heart How Kind Laugh Lots Love Make Moved Movies Our Tears Watch]
Then there's going to be another project I am involved with, in fact, I'm going back to film it next week. It's a game for the Internet called Advance Warriors, and my character is Max, who is blind, but he has special powers. It will be a new game played on the Internet. Jeremy Bulloch
[ Advance Am Another Back Blind Called Character Fact Film Game Going Internet Involved Max New Next Played Powers Project Special Then Warriors Week Will]
All of a sudden, those few pages of script that he had shown me with the weird images I could visualize all of that in my brain, and I knew that there was this mad little genius at work here and I really wanted to do the film. Jack Nance
[ Brain Could Few Film Genius Had Here Images Knew Little Mad Pages Really Script Shown Sudden Those Visualize Wanted Weird Work]
Even in India the Hindi film industry might be the best known but there are movies made in other regional languages in India, be it Tamil or Bengali. Those experiences too are different from the ones in Bombay. Aishwarya Rai
[ Bengali Best Bombay Different Even Experiences Film Hindi India Industry Known Languages Made Might Movies Ones Other Regional Those Too]
A film should be an experience. You should feel something. It should motivate you to feel something. Tim Reid
[ Experience Feel Film Motivate Should Something]
I can remember soundtracks that you just can't separate from the film - It's just so intertwined, so important. Like the Hitchcock ones where they kind of inform each other and become this larger thing as a result. Jonny Greenwood
[ Become Each Film Hitchcock Important Inform Intertwined Just Kind Larger Ones Other Remember Result Separate Soundtracks Thing Where]
You do the work and you want people to see it; but, um while I'm doing the work, the result doesn't matter at all to me. Ultimately, I don't, I don't care whether the film is - you know - some big giant box-office bonanza and I don't care if its a complete flop. To me, when a film gets made and it's actually finished it's a success. They're all a success in their own way. Johnny Depp
[ Actually Big Care Complete Doing Film Finished Flop Gets Giant Know Made Matter Own Result See Some Success Their Ultimately Um Want Way Whether While Work]
When I make a film I'm away from home for two to three months. So I want my kids to look at my films one day and say, I love his movies, I love his choices-because he loved them. Kevin Costner
[ Away Day Film Films His Home Kids Look Love Loved Make Months Movies Say Them Three Two Want]
As with sound, images are subjective. You and I may not see the same color red as red, but we will probably agree that the image on the screen is a digital image or film image, based on contrast, bit depth, and refresh rate. John Dykstra
[ Agree Based Bit Color Contrast Depth Digital Film Image Images May Probably Rate Red Refresh Same Screen See Sound Subjective Will]
Becoming a producer enables you to empower yourself, to make the film that you want to make. I have desires to make movies - I have movies I'm developing, and things that I'm interested in. Andy Garcia
[ Becoming Desires Developing Empower Enables Film Interested Make Movies Producer Things Want Yourself]
I use cinematic things in a theatrical way on stage, and in film I use theatrical techniques in a cinematic way. Julie Taymor
[ Cinematic Film Stage Techniques Theatrical Things Use Way]
I actually write film music because I'm classically trained on the piano so as well as songwriting I also write actual film music that could be used for movies like war movies and love movies. Vanessa Brown
[ Actual Actually Also Because Classically Could Film Love Movies Music Piano Songwriting Trained Used War Well Write]
I'd never watch a horror film, but after I found out I was going to be in one, I watched, like, four of them, including The Shining, I was terrified - I couldn't sleep for days. But I wanted to get myself used to things I was going to see on the set. Jennifer Love Hewitt
[ After Days Film Found Four Get Going Horror Including Myself Never Out See Set Shining Sleep Terrified Them Things Used Wanted Watch Watched]
One of the reasons I love to jump back and forth between mediums is that film does allow me to be more literal. I can go to the real place. I can go to the Coliseum, and I don't have to fake it. Julie Taymor
[ Allow Back Between Does Fake Film Forth Go Jump Literal Love Mediums More Place Real Reasons]
I have made all my films for my children with the exception of my first film because my oldest daughter wasn't born when I was making the film about the Brooklyn Bridge. Ken Burns
[ Because Born Bridge Brooklyn Children Daughter Exception Film Films First Made Making Oldest]
I was always such an incredible fan of John Woo, I just wanted to do this film with him. Christian Slater
[ Always Fan Film Him Incredible John Just Such Wanted Woo]
I don't see scarey films. I certainly wouldn't go see my films. Brian De Palma
[ Certainly Films Go See]
Restoration I did because I really loved e novel and I like Michael Hoffman, who directed it, but it wasn't a really challenging part for me. I'm not critical of the film: I just don't think I gave a very interesting performance. David Thewlis
[ Because Challenging Critical Did Directed Film Gave Hoffman Interesting Just Loved Michael Novel Part Performance Really Restoration Think Very]
It's great to be in a film that's able to have people really want to become socially conscious, to walk out of the theatre and want to do something. Don Cheadle
[ Able Become Conscious Film Great Out Really Socially Something Theatre Walk Want]
I love filmmaking, and I love the process. And I would rather do nothing else. It's a privilege to be able to paint such big pictures, so to speak. Bryan Singer
[ Able Big Else Filmmaking Love Nothing Paint Pictures Privilege Process Rather Speak Such Would]
When a documentary filmmaker, working in the style that I do, suggests that there has been a shooting ratio of 40 hours to every one hour of finished film, that doesn't mean that the other 39 are bad. Ken Burns
[ Bad Been Documentary Every Film Filmmaker Finished Hour Hours Mean Other Ratio Shooting Style Suggests Working]
The stage is suspension of disbelief. Film is a literal medium. Joseph Bologna
[ Disbelief Film Literal Medium Stage Suspension]
I've been really fortunate to be able to do different kinds of films in different scales, different genres, different kinds of roles, and that is important to me. Keanu Reeves
[ Able Been Different Films Fortunate Genres Important Kinds Really Roles Scales]
Once you have made the decision to do the film, once you have identified the desire and all the deep and personal, intimate, artistic reasons why you want to do the film, then it's more a matter of how to do things. Isabelle Huppert
[ Artistic Decision Deep Desire Film How Identified Intimate Made Matter More Once Personal Reasons Then Things Want Why]
Even if I went off to some other career, I hope I would still be doing Coen films. Carter Burwell
[ Career Doing Even Films Hope Off Other Some Still Went Would]
My films play only in Bengal, and my audience is the educated middle class in the cities and small towns. They also play in Bombay, Madras and Delhi where there is a Bengali population. Satyajit Ray
[ Also Audience Bengali Bombay Cities Class Delhi Educated Films Madras Middle Only Play Population Small Towns Where]
There are films you see that only reach your eyes. Then there are films that you can watch... that reach down to your throat, or reach your heart. "In the Mood for Love," though, reached all the way to my belly. Zhang Ziyi
[ Belly Down Eyes Films Heart Love Mood Only Reach Reached See Then Though Throat Watch Way Your]
I had not starred in an independent film and it's about a woman who owned a hair salon. Jenifer Lewis
[ Film Had Hair Independent Owned Salon Starred Woman]
The more unique your film is and unusual it is and difficult it is, the harder it is to get it financed. That's why a lot of good filmmakers are doing television. They do HBO movies. David Cronenberg
[ Difficult Doing Film Filmmakers Financed Get Good Harder Hbo Lot More Movies Television Unique Unusual Why Your]
A lot of the films I've made probably could have worked just as well 50 years ago, and that's just because I have a lot of old-fashion values. Steven Spielberg
[ Ago Because Could Films Just Lot Made Probably Values Well Worked Years]
There just seems to be more acceptance now of... other kinds of British films, than the picture-postcard ones. Tim Roth
[ Acceptance British Films Just Kinds More Now Ones Other Seems Than]
A problem was the lack of cooperation of the Afghan community itself. The women, though living in Iran, were under cover and not willing to participate in the film, and none of the ethnic groups were willing to work together or be together. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Afghan Community Cooperation Cover Ethnic Film Groups Iran Itself Lack Living None Participate Problem Though Together Under Were Willing Women Work]
After the war, there was no industry. We lost the war. We had our whole city destroyed. No money. No studio. No film. No camera. No equipment. We would shoot in the street. We had no actors. Nothing. But we wanted to do movies. And we did the best movies in the world. Dino De Laurentiis
[ Actors After Best Camera City Destroyed Did Equipment Film Had Industry Lost Money Movies Nothing Our Shoot Street Studio Wanted War Whole World Would]
First of all, you look at Rocky films now, and if that isn't a cartoon series there isn't any cartoon series. I mean there's no way anybody is going to take that amount of punishment in fifteen rounds. Charles S. Dutton
[ Amount Any Anybody Cartoon Fifteen Films First Going Look Mean Now Punishment Rocky Rounds Series Take Way]
Now, after the communist take-over in 1948, the amount of feature films produced dwindled to three a year, while the school was, you know, every year another three, four, five students. Milos Forman
[ After Amount Another Communist Dwindled Every Feature Films Five Four Know Now Produced School Students Three While Year]
I think possibly the first film that has music as its leading character. Peter Shaffer
[ Character Film First Leading Music Possibly Think]
I wouldn't have wanted to miss the opportunity to make those three films that didn't do well. They were really important to me, and the things I learned doing them were important to me. Michael J. Fox
[ Doing Films Important Learned Make Miss Opportunity Really Them Things Those Three Wanted Well Were]
A government institution called the Finnish Film Foundation funds filmmaking there, and I wrote several screenplays but never got any money. They were sent back to me, and they said that they were too commercial for them. Renny Harlin
[ Any Back Called Commercial Film Filmmaking Finnish Foundation Funds Got Government Institution Money Never Said Screenplays Sent Several Them Too Were Wrote]
I knew nothing about film at all. I suppose the biggest surprise is all these things. In the theatre we sort of do, I might do two or three key interviews and that would be it. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Biggest Film Interviews Key Knew Might Nothing Sort Suppose Surprise Theatre These Things Three Two Would]
I have always done films with friends rather than strangers. Sanjay Dutt
[ Always Done Films Friends Rather Strangers Than]
Well, the studios don't really want to take those risks right off the bat. They'll take the risk after they've seen the finished product and say oh yeah we want that. This is a great film but they are hesitant to take the risk when you just see it on paper. Nia Long
[ After Bat Film Finished Great Hesitant Just Off Oh Paper Product Really Right Risk Risks Say See Seen Studios Take Those Want Well Yeah]
Our normal waking consciousness, rational consciousness as we call it, is but one special type of consciousness, whilst all about it, parted from it by the filmiest of screens, there lie potential forms of consciousness entirely different. William James
[ Call Consciousness Different Entirely Forms Lie Normal Our Parted Potential Rational Screens Special Type Waking Whilst]
I'm going to make a film where not one word is really important. I'm going to make it all action. Elia Kazan
[ Action Film Going Important Make Really Where Word]
But so long as we can keep this crew of fantastic people together and can continue to make real breakthrough films in this category, as well as characters that stay true to what we've done in this first film, I'd be more than happy to be a part of it. Brandon Routh
[ Breakthrough Category Characters Continue Crew Done Fantastic Film Films First Happy Keep Long Make More Part Real Stay Than Together True Well]
The film of tomorrow will resemble the person who made it, and the number of spectators will be proportional to the number of friends the director has. Francois Truffaut
[ Director Film Friends Made Number Person Proportional Resemble Spectators Tomorrow Will]
I kind of worry about that a little bit - we lost our film culture for 30 years because the Americans came in and bought up all the cinema chains and wouldn't show any Australian films. Yahoo Serious
[ Americans Any Australian Because Bit Bought Came Chains Cinema Culture Film Films Kind Little Lost Our Show Up Worry Years]
Anybody can write a film script 'cuz it has been reduced to a formula. Dirk Benedict
[ Anybody Been Cuz Film Formula Reduced Script Write]
I was making a film called The White Tower at the foot of Mont Blanc - the one thing I learned from that experience was that it's more difficult to go down a mountain than to go up. A lot of people don't realize that. Glenn Ford
[ Blanc Called Difficult Down Experience Film Foot Go Learned Lot Making More Mountain Realize Than Thing Tower Up White]
We work in an environment where your options are to do, you know, Batman 10, so when you get to do a movie that's a really great film like this, people really step up to the plate and enjoy it. James Woods
[ Batman Enjoy Environment Film Get Great Know Movie Options Plate Really Step Up Where Work Your]
My whole career is based on taking a left turn after each film and doing the opposite of what I've just done. Kelly Lynch
[ After Based Career Doing Done Each Film Just Left Opposite Taking Turn Whole]
In a perfect world, I could be doing some bigger films and balance that with some independent films because they seem to be the most challenging and unique. Sherilyn Fenn
[ Balance Because Bigger Challenging Could Doing Films Independent Most Perfect Seem Some Unique World]
I got into film-making because I was interested in making entertaining movies, which I felt there was a lack of. Guy Ritchie
[ Because Entertaining Felt Film-Making Got Interested Into Lack Making Movies Which]
I preferred delivering my performance in person. I liked to be in control. You couldn't be in films. Ethel Merman
[ Control Delivering Films Liked Performance Person Preferred]
When I started in films, it never really occurred to me that I could make a career out of acting. Sam Neill
[ Acting Career Could Films Make Never Occurred Out Really Started]
I would rather my films be well-known than I be well-known. Patrice Leconte
[ Films Rather Than Well-Known Would]
A neighborhood friend showed me how it was possible to go to a camera shop and pick up chemicals for pennies... literally... and develop your own film and make prints. Leonard Nimoy
[ Camera Chemicals Develop Film Friend Go How Literally Make Neighborhood Own Pennies Pick Possible Prints Shop Showed Up Your]
Simple stories... emerge as lovely films or television pieces. Cyril Cusack
[ Emerge Films Lovely Pieces Simple Stories Television]
I've always been very left of center and the radio never had much diversity and film did. Cliff Martinez
[ Always Been Center Did Diversity Film Had Left Much Never Radio Very]
I'm just trying to tell a good story and make thought-provoking, entertaining films. I just try and draw upon the great culture we have as a people, from music, novels, the streets. Spike Lee
[ Culture Draw Entertaining Films Good Great Just Make Music Novels Story Streets Tell Try Trying Upon]
I was so happy that it filmed in New York not only because it's an amazing city, but also because a lot of people across the world somehow started to think about New York as a dangerous place to be and envisioned it as some war zone after that happened. Alicia Witt
[ Across After Also Amazing Because City Dangerous Envisioned Filmed Happened Happy Lot New Only Place Some Somehow Started Think War World York Zone]
For the first two weeks of filming, I remember bristling at some of the occurrences on the set, none of which directly involved me. Then I surrendered to the environment, to Michael's method, and became much happier, even though no one knew what to expect. Madeleine Stowe
[ Became Directly Environment Even Expect Filming First Happier Involved Knew Method Michael Much None Occurrences Remember Set Some Surrendered Then Though Two Weeks Which]
Fate destined me to play Fagin. It was the part of a lifetime, and I was the only actor to be in the stage production and in the film. Ron Moody
[ Actor Destined Fagin Fate Film Lifetime Only Part Play Production Stage]
Most films are written and made with a hero around 35, or even 25. Charles Dance
[ Around Even Films Hero Made Most Written]
I got nominated for my second film as best young director in the Aikido Film Festival in Japan. Donnie Yen
[ Best Director Festival Film Got Japan Nominated Second Young]
There were a lot of people dreaming about making films, and they would finance maybe 6 films a year. Because they were funded by the government, the films sort-of had to deal with serious social issues - and, as a result, nobody went to see those films. Renny Harlin
[ Because Deal Dreaming Films Finance Funded Government Had Issues Lot Making Maybe Nobody Result See Serious Social Those Went Were Would Year]
There is something about the Australian psyche that seems to like films that are slightly offbeat. Nick Park
[ Australian Films Offbeat Psyche Seems Slightly Something]
Science fiction films are not about science. They are about disaster, which is one of the oldest subjects of art. Susan Sontag
[ Art Disaster Fiction Films Oldest Science Subjects Which]
I made a French film called "Merry Christmas" which is a very European film. It's a World War I piece. Diane Kruger
[ Called Christmas European Film French Made Merry Piece Very War Which World]
So most of my acting experience came in college when I was living away from them. I acted in various independent films, and I got some commercial work and stuff like that. Maria Menounos
[ Acted Acting Away Came College Commercial Experience Films Got Independent Living Most Some Stuff Them Various Work]
I'm confident in my ability to maintain a career. I don't know if it will be doing either independent films or plays in New England. Randy Harrison
[ Ability Career Confident Doing Either England Films Independent Know Maintain New Plays Will]
I was speaking to Ridley Scott the other day and he makes a film every 18 months. He's amazing really. Adrian Lyne
[ Amazing Day Every Film Makes Months Other Really Ridley Scott Speaking]
Going through this musical experience really helped us to understand the core of the film. Isabelle Huppert
[ Core Experience Film Going Helped Musical Really Through Understand Us]
Music is a very integral part of the film, but it will not be as full of music as a Bollywood film. Roland Joffe
[ Film Full Integral Music Part Very Will]
Nowadays people don't know how to handle it if all the ends aren't tied up and they're not told what to think in films. And if they're challenged, they think it's something wrong with the film. Alan Cumming
[ Challenged Ends Film Films Handle How Know Nowadays Something Think Tied Told Up Wrong]
I know certainly, when one job draws to a close, that I feel I'm simply never going to work again. No one will ever want me for anything ever again. I think that's a vulnerable moment in every actor's life, and it happens every time you finish a film. Anjelica Huston
[ Actor Again Anything Certainly Close Draws Ever Every Feel Film Finish Going Happens Job Know Life Moment Never Simply Think Time Vulnerable Want Will Work]
Polar Express is not an attempt to do animation. It is a technology-based film. Leonard Maltin
[ Animation Attempt Express Film Polar]
I would certainly say that films like Time Code and the Loss of Sexual Innocence were far more rewarding to me in terms of being able to move forward as a filmmaker. Mike Figgis
[ Able Being Certainly Code Far Filmmaker Films Forward Innocence Loss More Move Rewarding Say Sexual Terms Time Were Would]
Music in this film is a very important part. Maximilian Schell
[ Film Important Music Part Very]
Yes, there is some thought about making a film of My Name Is Asher Lev. Chaim Potok
[ Film Making Name Some Thought Yes]
The only thing I do worry about is that the more films I do the more visible I am going to become as a personality because of press and because of the sheer quantity of films. Vincent D'Onofrio
[ Am Because Become Films Going More Only Personality Press Quantity Sheer Thing Visible Worry]
There's such good people out there where there filmmaking world is alive. Josh Lucas
[ Alive Filmmaking Good Out Such Where World]
Film spectators are quiet vampires. Jim Morrison Movies
[ Film Quiet Spectators Vampires]
When I left Ohio when I was 17 and ended up in New York and realised that not all films had the giant crab monsters in them, it really opened up a lot of things for me. Jim Jarmusch
[ Crab Ended Films Giant Had Left Lot Monsters New Ohio Opened Realised Really Them Things Up York]
On my fifth film, it was then that I stopped dancing. Victoria Abril
[ Dancing Fifth Film Stopped Then]
When I started in the late 1950s, every film I made - no matter how low the budget - got a theatrical release. Today, less that 20-percent of our films get a theatrical release. Roger Corman
[ Budget Every Film Films Get Got How Late Less Low Made Matter Our Release Started Theatrical Today]
If there is a book that the script came from you have to read it, you have to see what you can get out of it: mood, back story and things that may not even be in the film. They kick off your imagination and broaden the character, I think. Miranda Otto
[ Back Book Broaden Came Character Even Film Get Imagination Kick May Mood Off Out Read Script See Story Things Think Your]
Whereas with Sirk, everything is always filmed. No matter what the script, he's always a real director. Jacques Rivette
[ Always Director Everything Filmed Matter Real Script Sirk Whereas]
I see Igby as my first movie as an adult, and it's a big deal for me because I really, really like the film. Kieran Culkin
[ Adult Because Big Deal Film First Movie Really See]
Some people make a great film and then they can't follow up. Woody Harrelson
[ Film Follow Great Make Some Then Up]
It would be real nice to have some kind of bell or whistle attached to this film - it would give it a longer life. People seem to need that validation to go to a film these days. David Strathairn
[ Attached Bell Days Film Give Go Kind Life Longer Need Nice Real Seem Some These Validation Whistle Would]
Kubrick never explained the ending to us, or what his intentions were. He didn't intend for it to be a predictable film. Keir Dullea
[ Ending Explained Film His Intend Intentions Kubrick Never Predictable Us Were]
You see I don't like to be really too commercial about things but in this business you've just got to be commercial otherwise the films don't make money and you don't make films and as a long as a commodity is selling it's silly to kill it dead. Peter Cushing
[ Business Commercial Commodity Dead Films Got Just Kill Long Make Money Otherwise Really See Selling Silly Things Too]
I also don't like films that are made just to make money, no this kind of film I don't like. Dario Argento
[ Also Film Films Just Kind Made Make Money]
I'm not saying that there weren't other inherent problems with the score that couldn't have been overcome with a bit of remixing, but why did they ask me to do it, and why did Griffin ask me to do it this way, for a film that had nothing to do with American vernacular? Michael Nyman
[ American Ask Been Bit Did Film Griffin Had Inherent Nothing Other Overcome Problems Saying Score Vernacular Way Weren Why]
I think it's a change that I did not intend at the time but it is clear that, from The Flower of My Secret on, there is a change in my films. A lot of the journalists have very generously attributed this to my growing maturity. Pedro Almodovar
[ Attributed Change Clear Did Films Flower Generously Growing Intend Journalists Lot Maturity Secret Think Time Very]
I've done some music for films and I really enjoy doing it. Ikue Mori
[ Doing Done Enjoy Films Music Really Some]
Well, you know I have an office, my film offices. So I know that syndrome. I fancy offices, so there must be something wrong with me. Even the window cleaner intrigues me. It's a very sexy environment. Hugh Grant
[ Cleaner Environment Even Fancy Film Intrigues Know Must Office Offices Sexy Something Syndrome Very Well Window Wrong]
The bastard form of mass culture is humiliated repetition... always new books, new programs, new films, news items, but always the same meaning. Roland Barthes
[ Always Books Culture Films Form Humiliated Items Mass Meaning New News Programs Repetition Same]
I'm not the kind of actress that goes home with the character. I mean, you're thinking about the work or the next day's scenes, but not staying in character. But as a film goes on, you become more and more fragile, emotionally. And physically too, actually. Natasha Richardson
[ Actress Actually Become Character Day Emotionally Film Fragile Goes Home Kind Mean More Next Physically Scenes Staying Thinking Too Work]
But the action film genre is gonna have to come up with some new bad guys. Bruce Willis
[ Action Bad Come Film Genre Gonna Guys New Some Up]
You try to get out there and live. I've always had good friends who've been very supportive and help make me feel good and grounded because I've never felt attached to the film industry. Winona Ryder
[ Always Attached Because Been Feel Felt Film Friends Get Good Grounded Had Help Industry Live Make Never Out Supportive Try Very]
I turn up in Los Angeles every now and then, so I can get some big money films in order to finance my smaller money films. John Hurt
[ Angeles Big Every Films Finance Get Los Money Now Order Smaller Some Then Turn Up]
The majority of work I do is in independent films, where you're lucky if you have five takes. Patricia Clarkson
[ Films Five Independent Lucky Majority Takes Where Work]
What he's done is recognise the cinematic nature of the book. It's beautifully realised - it's a beat film. Tilda Swinton
[ Beat Beautifully Book Cinematic Done Film Nature Realised Recognise]
I think in art, but especially in films, people are trying to confirm their own existences. Jim Morrison
[ Art Confirm Especially Existences Films Own Their Think Trying]
Now both my films have been number one at the Australian box office and it took about two years just to get the finance for this film, so if it's hard for me then God help everyone else. Yahoo Serious
[ Australian Been Both Box Else Everyone Film Films Finance Get God Hard Help Just Now Number Office Then Took Two Years]
The silent film has a lot of meanings. The first part of the film is comic. It represents the burlesque feel of those silent films. But I think that the second part of the film is full of tenderness and emotion. Pedro Almodovar
[ Burlesque Comic Emotion Feel Film Films First Full Lot Meanings Part Represents Second Silent Tenderness Think Those]
There's one thing which I hate about color films... people who use up a lot of their despairing producer's money by working in the laboratory to bring out the dominant hues, or to make color films where there isn't any color. Claude Chabrol
[ Any Bring Color Despairing Dominant Films Hate Hues Laboratory Lot Make Money Out Producer Their Thing Up Use Where Which Working]
When I made my first film, I didn't think of it as directing, so it wasn't like I set out to become a director. Kathryn Bigelow
[ Become Directing Director Film First Made Out Set Think]
Hollywood today is all about being consistent. All thinking in mainstream film business takes place in one box. Dirk Benedict
[ Being Box Business Consistent Film Hollywood Mainstream Place Takes Thinking Today]
We film in front of a live audience, and I was a theater actor before I got into television, so I like that. Jillian Bach
[ Actor Audience Before Film Front Got Into Live Television Theater]
Films have never shown the kind of relationship that can exist between two women. Brigitte Bardot
[ Between Exist Films Kind Never Relationship Shown Two Women]
When we shoot 24, there are so many things I have to worry about, from the script to technical things to my performance, that I don't have a second to be bored or take anything for granted. We produce 24 hours of film a season, which is like making 12 movies. Kiefer Sutherland
[ Anything Bored Film Granted Hours Making Many Movies Performance Produce Script Season Second Shoot Take Technical Things Which Worry]
I think the Chainsaw remake is very good and captures the spirit of the original film. It's true to the tone of the original, to the point that it's almost a companion piece. Tobe Hooper
[ Almost Captures Chainsaw Companion Film Good Original Piece Point Remake Spirit Think Tone True Very]
If you take my performance or my understanding of the role and my appreciation for story and then dress it in CGI, that I guess becomes an action film. Vin Diesel
[ Action Appreciation Becomes Cgi Dress Film Guess Performance Role Story Take Then Understanding]
I've written something and I would like to have my first film directed by the time I'm 30. Ryan Phillippe
[ Directed Film First Something Time Would Written]
You know what I would like to do: make a film with actors standing in empty space so that the spectator would have to imagine the background of the characters. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Actors Background Characters Empty Film Imagine Know Make Space Spectator Standing Would]
There are two kinds of directors: There's the kind where two plus two equals four, and you have to help them figure it out. And then there's the kind that throws you in a room, locks the door, sets the house on fire and films it. Michael Pitt
[ Directors Door Equals Figure Films Fire Four Help House Kind Kinds Locks Out Plus Room Sets Them Then Throws Two Where]
This film business, perhaps more so in America than in Europe, has always been about young sexuality. It's not true of theatre, but in America, film audiences are young. It's not an intellectual cinema in America. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Always America Audiences Been Business Cinema Europe Film Intellectual More Perhaps Sexuality Than Theatre True Young]
Nothing spooky or terrible happened on set, but we were told to say it had. We were giving a press conference and the writers were going on about these terrible things that supposedly happened while we were filming. Margot Kidder
[ Conference Filming Giving Going Had Happened Nothing Press Say Set Spooky Supposedly Terrible These Things Told Were While Writers]
The secret to film is that it's an illusion. George Lucas Movies
[ Film Illusion Secret]
We're still working out the details, but I'd be delighted to do the film. The problem at the moment is my busy schedule. Shooting on this film has been extended by a month, but I need to be in the U.S. by Dec. 20. Zhang Ziyi
[ Been Busy Dec Delighted Details Extended Film Moment Month Need Out Problem Schedule Shooting Still Working]
There is no filmmaking legislation because distributors are not interested in sharing their money with the film industry - for instance, by giving a percentage of ticket sales back to filmmakers. Andrzej Wajda
[ Back Because Distributors Film Filmmakers Filmmaking Giving Industry Instance Interested Legislation Money Percentage Sales Sharing Their Ticket]
I don't think you should feel about a film. You should feel about a woman, not a movie. You can't kiss a movie. Jean-Luc Godard Movies
[ Feel Film Kiss Movie Should Think Woman]
The difficulty of writing a good theatre play set in new reality was even greater given that the level of similitude to life that is allowed in a film would not work on the stage. Andrzej Wajda
[ Allowed Difficulty Even Film Given Good Greater Level Life New Play Reality Set Similitude Stage Theatre Work Would Writing]
There aren't many American directors here trying to direct a Japanese yakuza film. When you combine that with the fact that I don't speak much Japanese and this was an independent film I was financing myself - people were curious about what I was doing. John Foster
[ American Combine Curious Direct Directors Doing Fact Film Financing Here Independent Japanese Many Much Myself Speak Trying Were]
But I think Barry Sonnenfeld let his ego go out of control. He told me in a meeting that he had to do something to make it his film. Robert Conrad
[ Barry Control Ego Film Go Had His Make Meeting Out Something Think Told]
In Europe, there is no television filmmaking legislation that could assist film production because private broadcasters are not interested in supporting Polish film. Andrzej Wajda
[ Assist Because Broadcasters Could Europe Film Filmmaking Interested Legislation Polish Private Production Supporting Television]
This film, Tomb Raider 2, is a big challenge. It's quite exhausting. Jan de Bont
[ Big Challenge Exhausting Film Quite Raider Tomb]
Film-makers must decide what story to tell and how to tell it. Jack Valenti
[ Decide Film-Makers How Must Story Tell]
It's sad - it's sad for us old enough to remember when directors ruled, and films were substantially better than they are today. But it's hard to argue with those kinds of grosses. Mark Rydell
[ Argue Better Directors Enough Films Grosses Hard Kinds Old Remember Ruled Sad Substantially Than Those Today Us Were]
I don't prefer much of film over stage. The only thing I prefer is the paycheck. Marisa Tomei
[ Film Much Only Over Paycheck Prefer Stage Thing]
Luck is everything... My good luck in life was to be a really frightened person. I'm fortunate to be a coward, to have a low threshold of fear, because a hero couldn't make a good suspense film. Alfred Hitchcock
[ Because Coward Everything Fear Film Fortunate Frightened Good Hero Life Low Luck Make Person Really Suspense Threshold]
Suddenly, the screens were dominated by American entertainment to the extent of something like 95 percent. As a result, audiences turned away from the kinds of films that we used to make. Andrzej Wajda
[ American Audiences Away Dominated Entertainment Extent Films Kinds Make Percent Result Screens Something Suddenly Turned Used Were]
We did this film in 13 days, mind you. And 13 days is not very long for a feature film. Nobody in their right mind would argue that. Nobody in their right mind would do that. Kurtwood Smith
[ Argue Days Did Feature Film Long Mind Nobody Right Their Very Would]
Well, if you're talking about the current climate, there's a lack of content in American film because I think people are deeply confused about their emotions, and they don't regret certain aspects of their own foreign policy. Neil Jordan
[ American Aspects Because Certain Climate Confused Content Current Deeply Emotions Film Foreign Lack Own Policy Regret Talking Their Think Well]
I'm not going to live my life unhappy and why should he and we talk about it and I think what's great about the film is that it shows is the meaning of family doesn't have to be as traditional as it once was, like you can make a family. Nia Long
[ Family Film Going Great Life Live Make Meaning Once Should Shows Talk Think Traditional Unhappy Why]
When you come to do the film, it is not the time to wonder why you do it. It's just how to do it. Isabelle Huppert
[ Come Film How Just Time Why Wonder]
In animation, there's this exhilarating moment of discovery when you see the film and you say, Oh THAT'S what I was doing. John Lithgow
[ Animation Discovery Doing Exhilarating Film Moment Oh Say See]
I've worked for 27 years nonstop in theater and films. That's a lot of work. Armand Assante
[ Films Lot Nonstop Theater Work Worked Years]
Tender Mercies is a very low-budget film, but it was a huge budget compared to anything I had done in Australia. My fee for Tender Mercies was something like five times all of my Australian films combined. Bruce Beresford
[ Anything Australia Australian Budget Combined Compared Done Fee Film Films Five Had Huge Low-Budget Mercies Something Tender Times Very]
The freshest moments in my films have always been with unknown actors. John Singleton
[ Actors Always Been Films Moments Unknown]
I don't think that digital photography is romantic yet. It's not sympathetic the way that film is. Matthew Modine
[ Digital Film Photography Romantic Sympathetic Think Way Yet]
I love all of Albert Brooks' work from Defending Your Life back to his first film, Real Life, but am sorry that he seems to have lost his edge in his more recent work. Douglas Wood
[ Albert Am Back Brooks Defending Edge Film First His Life Lost Love More Real Recent Seems Sorry Work Your]
Robert Altman's Nashville is my all-time favorite film because it covers all the bases - it's original, moving, and has something to say, but also funny and incredibly entertaining. Douglas Wood
[ All-Time Also Altman Bases Because Covers Entertaining Favorite Film Funny Incredibly Moving Nashville Original Robert Say Something]
Right now I think censorship is necessary; the things they're doing and saying in films right now just shouldn't be allowed. There's no dignity anymore and I think that's very important. Mae West
[ Allowed Anymore Censorship Dignity Doing Films Important Just Necessary Now Right Saying Things Think Very]
No place is boring, if you've had a good night's sleep and have a pocket full of unexposed film. Robert Adams
[ Boring Film Full Good Had Night Place Pocket Sleep]
The idea of dying and coming back is what makes the Halloween films work. Donald Pleasence
[ Back Coming Dying Films Halloween Idea Makes Work]
It's so easy to manipulate an audience, but it's nearly always clear that you are being manipulated. I think even people that are not critically attuned are aware of cynical manipulation in film. John Boorman
[ Always Attuned Audience Aware Being Clear Critically Cynical Easy Even Film Manipulate Manipulated Manipulation Nearly Think]
And when you see it the first time you put the film together, the roughest cut, is when you want to go home and open up your veins and get in a warm tub and just go away. And then it gradually, maybe, works its way back, somewhere toward that spot you were at before. Joel Coen
[ Away Back Before Cut Film First Get Go Gradually Home Just Maybe Open Put Roughest See Somewhere Spot Then Time Together Toward Tub Up Veins Want Warm Way Were Works Your]
I mean, everyone says Citizen Kane. It isn't that great, anyway. And Orson Welles I knew well, of course. He made other incredible films that no one would let him make, which were much better than Citizen Kane, really. Patrick Macnee
[ Anyway Better Citizen Course Everyone Films Great Him Incredible Kane Knew Made Make Mean Much Orson Other Really Says Than Well Welles Were Which Would]
I wanted to write a film and I thought the best way to do so was to train myself within the field... It was just like a cycle of people trying to make it, not making it, doing extra work, and it was pretty depressing in the end. Michelle Rodriguez
[ Best Cycle Depressing Doing End Extra Field Film Just Make Making Myself Pretty Thought Train Trying Wanted Way Within Work Write]
I suppose the most fun I had was on the second film. David Prowse
[ Film Fun Had Most Second Suppose]
Woody is so musical in his filmmaking. I've never worked with anyone I've trusted so completely. He won't let you hit a false note. Dianne Wiest
[ Anyone Completely False Filmmaking His Hit Musical Never Note Trusted Won Woody Worked]
I think a badly crafted, great idea for a new film with a ton of spelling mistakes is just 100 times better than a well-crafted stale script. Alexander Payne
[ Badly Better Crafted Film Great Idea Just Mistakes New Script Spelling Stale Than Think Times Ton]
I have a second bedroom I don't use. I'm going to start the Second Bedroom Film Festival. You're all invited. Vincent Schiavelli
[ Bedroom Festival Film Going Invited Second Start Use]
If you get a chance to be in a film, that's great. One of my goals is to make a record as good as Don Henley's album, Building the Perfect Beast. Glenn Frey
[ Album Beast Building Chance Film Get Goals Good Great Henley Make Perfect Record]
It isn't glamorous until after the film is finished, and you are at the premiere and getting your picture on the cover of magazines. Taylor Hackford
[ After Cover Film Finished Getting Glamorous Magazines Picture Premiere Until Your]
Hopefully each film can be given a musical voice of its own, which is not to say that the instrumentation is always unique, but that the relationship between the sound and the image is unique. Carter Burwell
[ Always Between Each Film Given Hopefully Image Instrumentation Musical Own Relationship Say Sound Unique Voice Which]
I don't generally find myself listening to the music of a film unless there's something awfully wrong with it. Carter Burwell
[ Awfully Film Find Generally Listening Music Myself Something Unless Wrong]
There came a point in time when Michael was under a great deal of pressure to alter the film in a way that was just disturbing to him. I had not seen the movie, yet. He phoned me in July of '92 to look at his version. Madeleine Stowe
[ Alter Came Deal Disturbing Film Great Had Him His July Just Look Michael Movie Phoned Point Pressure Seen Time Under Version Way Yet]
I want to do feature films. I am flying to Malaysia to be in another feature film. We will be filming that in Malaysia, the Phillipines, and back in California. Thuy Trang
[ Am Another Back California Feature Film Filming Films Flying Malaysia Want Will]
I worked on a film short with Frank Sinatra when I was a kid. Dwayne Hickman
[ Film Frank Kid Short Sinatra Worked]
Which is why I felt I was truly blessed this year, with leads in two nice films, and also the luxury of being able to do a studio film and an independent afterwards was fantastic. Rachel True
[ Able Afterwards Also Being Blessed Fantastic Felt Film Films Independent Leads Luxury Nice Studio Truly Two Which Why Year]
Stage and film are just two wildly different animals. Why compare the two? Bebe Neuwirth
[ Animals Compare Different Film Just Stage Two Why Wildly]
I mean, money people are usually quite brisk, but mine aren't, and they keep on giving me spaces so that I've been able to go on and do plays and films. Jeremy Brett
[ Able Been Films Giving Go Keep Mean Mine Money Plays Quite Spaces Usually]
I never feel more alive than when I'm on stage. On film you feel chopped up, you can be acting from the neck up, or the hand, there is a lot of close up. Kathleen Turner
[ Acting Alive Chopped Close Feel Film Hand Lot More Neck Never Stage Than Up]
We're under the Arts Council under the Minister for the Arts. The Minister for the Arts and the Minister for Industrial Development have great difficulty in agreeing over who should fund what in terms of film. Ann Macbeth
[ Agreeing Arts Council Development Difficulty Film Fund Great Industrial Minister Over Should Terms Under]
Well I'm not much of a singer. But it's been a really nice time to do film, television, theater and have it all happening at once. That wasn't planned but it just happens. Peter Krause
[ Been Film Happening Happens Just Much Nice Once Planned Really Singer Television Theater Time Well]
A film is a petrified fountain of thought. Jean Cocteau Movies
[ Film Fountain Petrified Thought]
Except here it's more power, more energy, younger and also in Europe it's still not only entertainment. Theater or films are looked at as a moral institution. That's why maybe they're so poetic. Here it's clear entertainment. Maximilian Schell
[ Also Clear Energy Entertainment Europe Except Films Here Institution Looked Maybe Moral More Only Poetic Power Still Theater Why Younger]
If you're doing a drama that has some comedic elements you can't forget that it's primarily a very serious film that has some light relief. Robert Downey, Jr.
[ Comedic Doing Drama Elements Film Forget Light Primarily Relief Serious Some Very]
When I worked on 2001 - which was my first feature film - I was deeply and permanently affected by the notion that a movie could be like a first-person experience. Douglas Trumbull
[ Affected Could Deeply Experience Feature Film First First-Person First-Person Movie Notion Permanently Which Worked]
I'll need every ounce that I have to drive it through. Film and TV require that energy. Sometimes fight scenes can be pretty intense. When I was shooting "Heaven" it was truly guerrilla film-making. Karl Urban
[ Drive Energy Every Fight Film Film-Making Guerrilla Heaven Intense Need Ounce Pretty Require Scenes Shooting Sometimes Through Truly Tv]
No two directors make the same film the same way. Rob Cohen
[ Directors Film Make Same Two Way]
I care about Bond and what happens to him. You cannot be connected with a character for this long and not have an interest. All the Bond films had their good points. Sean Connery
[ Bond Cannot Care Character Connected Films Good Had Happens Him Interest Long Points Their]
My hope is that people will be repulsed by the character's complete lack of ethics and obsession with consumerism - that's what I was saying about the difference between the character's message and the film's message. Christian Bale
[ Between Character Complete Consumerism Difference Ethics Film Hope Lack Message Obsession Repulsed Saying Will]
Yeah I think Pitch Black was edgy, I think that's what worked for our film. Radha Mitchell
[ Black Edgy Film Our Pitch Think Worked Yeah]
The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend. Katharine Hepburn
[ Admired Ambition American Average Boyfriend Courted Englishman Film French Hollywood Italian Married Star]
To try and raise a budget for a film that is strictly for adults and both strong and graphic in content is not easy, especially when there is pressure to spend serious money on good special effects. Dario Argento
[ Adults Both Budget Content Easy Effects Especially Film Good Graphic Money Pressure Raise Serious Special Spend Strictly Strong Try]
Neither Rainer Werner, nor any of us could have succeeded, or produced the number of films that we did, just on our own. We showed our films to each other, discussed them vigorously and rarely agreed. Wim Wenders
[ Agreed Any Could Did Discussed Each Films Just Neither Nor Number Other Our Own Produced Rarely Showed Succeeded Them Us Vigorously]
In the United States, viewers don't get to see a lot of things we can show in other countries. We didn't get to show our naked Twister game from Wild On Jamaica, but we definitely filmed it. Brooke Burke
[ Countries Definitely Filmed Game Get Jamaica Lot Naked Other Our See Show States Things Twister United Viewers Wild]
I've never done a big studio film, I've only ever done little ones. Brenda Blethyn
[ Big Done Ever Film Little Never Ones Only Studio]
If you're sitting in the audience, you probably can't see the preparation and work that goes into creating a great scene or a great part, but I can assure you that a good film depends on lot of different things falling perfectly into place. Tobey Maguire
[ Assure Audience Creating Depends Different Falling Film Goes Good Great Into Lot Part Perfectly Place Preparation Probably Scene See Sitting Things Work]
I prefer working on films. I like the variety. There is nothing better than playing a bad girl for two months, then playing someone sweet for the next two. Films give you this opportunity. Amy Weber
[ Bad Better Films Girl Give Months Next Nothing Opportunity Playing Prefer Someone Sweet Than Then Two Variety Working]
I'm just ah, actually developing a tv show for HBO, and I'm directing a film this summer, and actually I'm doing some live shows out in western Canada. Bruce McCulloch
[ Actually Ah Canada Developing Directing Doing Film Hbo Just Live Out Show Shows Some Summer Tv Western]
As you can probably tell, I like films and directors that bring a totally unique style to filming action. John Foster
[ Action Bring Directors Filming Films Probably Style Tell Totally Unique]
In recent years, anyone in the government, certainly anyone in the FBI or the CIA, or recently, in again, Clint's film, In the Line of Fire, the main bad guy is the chief advisor to the president. Charlton Heston
[ Advisor Again Anyone Bad Certainly Chief Cia Clint Fbi Film Fire Government Guy Line Main President Recent Recently Years]
Films were never in my budget. Didn't occur to me till much later. I hoped for a long, good life, which I've had and I'm having as an actor. I didn't expect the rest. Peter O'Toole
[ Actor Budget Expect Films Good Had Having Hoped Later Life Long Much Never Occur Rest Till Were Which]
I didn't have any idea that I would be able to have a career in film. Philip Seymour Hoffman
[ Able Any Career Film Idea Would]
Ordinarily if an actor gets chosen for the lead in a film, he or she has already built up a repertoire, and everyone knows what he or she is capable of. Zhang Ziyi
[ Actor Already Built Capable Chosen Everyone Film Gets Knows Lead Ordinarily Repertoire She Up]
Dragon's Lair 3D is about as close as you can come to controlling an animated feature film. Don Bluth
[ Animated Close Come Controlling Dragon Feature Film Lair]
That is where the irony of the film comes off, in terms of the language it employs - where he tries desperately to be a 'TV Dad,' to give advice and it's so pat it becomes ridiculous. Atom Egoyan
[ Advice Becomes Comes Dad Desperately Employs Film Give Irony Language Off Pat Ridiculous Terms Tries Tv Where]
I want to be an all round entertainer, I want to act, make films, make albums, do whatever I can. Christina Aguilera
[ Act Albums Entertainer Films Make Round Want Whatever]
I got involved in script development from the beginning. It was nice to see how a film gets made right from the beginning. It was quite hands-on for me. Dougray Scott
[ Beginning Development Film Gets Got Hands-On Hands-On How Involved Made Nice Quite Right Script See]
Film is a very young art that is still evolving. Soon, we shall reach a balance between content and technology. Catherine Deneuve
[ Art Balance Between Content Evolving Film Reach Shall Soon Still Technology Very Young]
Each thing leapfrogs. I do a Genesis project - like now, we're just finishing off an album - and then by the time the album is doing its thing, I could do nothing or I could do a film. Phil Collins
[ Album Could Doing Each Film Finishing Genesis Just Nothing Now Off Project Then Thing Time]
So I told Robert from the start that if we couldn't get Charles and Max to take part, but especially Charles, that I didn't want to make the film. So would he call his mother and talk to Charles and see if Charles would at all be interested. Terry Zwigoff
[ Call Charles Especially Film Get His Interested Make Max Mother Part Robert See Start Take Talk Told Want Would]
The response to Pride has been so overwhelming. I mean, people have really loved it. And it's so rewarding because we had such a fun time making that film, and it was made with so much heart, that it's lovely that people seem to be responding in kind to that. Rosamund Pike
[ Because Been Film Fun Had Heart Kind Loved Lovely Made Making Mean Much Overwhelming Pride Really Responding Response Rewarding Seem Such Time]
I mean, this whole digital revolution is really eroding the director's importance on a movie because, number one, just from a practical standpoint, with floppy disks and the ability to put all of the film onto a disk, more people have access to the movie. John Frankenheimer
[ Ability Access Because Digital Director Disk Disks Eroding Film Importance Just Mean More Movie Number Onto Practical Put Really Revolution Standpoint Whole]
I would rather do many small roles on TV, stage or film than one blockbuster that made me rich but had no acting. Miranda Richardson
[ Acting Blockbuster Film Had Made Many Rather Rich Roles Small Stage Than Tv Would]
The work I did in Vertigo meant nothing if no one cared about the movie. Luckily, Vertigo had a revival and people had begun to recognize there was something special and it gained in reputation. But it just as well could have ended up rotting in film cans somewhere. Kim Novak
[ Begun Cans Cared Could Did Ended Film Gained Had Just Luckily Meant Movie Nothing Recognize Reputation Revival Rotting Something Somewhere Special Up Vertigo Well Work]
People either know Alan Rudolph and love every single one of his films or they don't know him at all. Neve Campbell
[ Alan Either Every Films Him His Know Love Single]
A film director has to get a shot, no matter what he does. We're desperate people. Elia Kazan
[ Desperate Director Does Film Get Matter Shot]
Jake Green isn't just Jake Green. Jake represents all of us. The colour green is the central column of the spectrum and the name Jake has all sorts of numerical values. All things come back to him within the film's world of cons and games. Guy Ritchie
[ Back Central Colour Column Come Cons Film Games Green Him Just Name Numerical Represents Sorts Spectrum Things Us Values Within World]
My way of remaining French was the financing scheme I used for Quest for Fire, with Fox funds, since it started as a 100% American production. The film was not in French and yet was French in style, reflecting my personality. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ American Film Financing Fire Fox French Funds Personality Production Quest Reflecting Remaining Scheme Since Started Style Used Way Yet]
I don't do a film unless it has a sword in it. And if it doesn't have a sword in it, I insist that they have one in the same room to keep me comfortable. Orlando Bloom
[ Comfortable Film Insist Keep Room Same Sword Unless]
I also have a film coming up called Breaking Up, and my part in that was not written for a Latina, and my character is not particularly pretty or sexy or exotic. Salma Hayek
[ Also Breaking Called Character Coming Exotic Film Latina Part Particularly Pretty Sexy Up Written]
A lot of times black actors get stuck in a box. They're up against a lot of limitations for the kind of films that they get approached about. It's easy to get stuck in a box and just be approached about nothing but urban films. Tyrese Gibson
[ Actors Against Approached Black Box Easy Films Get Just Kind Limitations Lot Nothing Stuck Times Up Urban]
Market forces impose certain rules before a film can actually get made. Alan Rickman
[ Actually Before Certain Film Forces Get Impose Made Market Rules]
You're talking to somebody who two years ago couldn't figure out how to use e-mail and who now has carpal tunnel. It has totally changed in that these films would not be getting out to people the way they're getting out without the Internet. Robert Greenwald
[ Ago Changed E-Mail Figure Films Getting How Internet Now Out Somebody Talking These Totally Tunnel Two Use Way Without Would Years]
I figure if it's turns out well the film will have its own momentum and will carry into the video release. So it's hard to really picture the DVD version when I'm in production. Jay Roach
[ Carry Dvd Figure Film Hard Into Momentum Out Own Picture Production Really Release Turns Version Video Well Will]
Also the wonderful thing about film, you can see light at the end of the tunnel. You did realise that it is going to come to an end at some stage. John Hurt
[ Also Come Did End Film Going Light Realise See Some Stage Thing Tunnel Wonderful]
What is attempted in these film is of course a synthesis. But it can be seen by someone who has his feet in both cultures. Someone who will bring to bear on the films involvement and detachment in equal measure. Satyajit Ray
[ Attempted Bear Both Bring Course Cultures Detachment Equal Feet Film Films His Involvement Measure Seen Someone Synthesis These Will]
In a lot of films, they're showing more complete, developed characters of diverse ethnic backgrounds. The larger concern is to be able to tastefully explore the stereotypes, and still move past them to see the core of people. Forest Whitaker
[ Able Backgrounds Characters Complete Concern Core Developed Diverse Ethnic Explore Films Larger Lot More Move Past See Showing Stereotypes Still Tastefully Them]
And I'm very surprised that all this stuff actually worked out to where I could have a career in film, gain the benefit of my education, and be thankful that I was able to break into my craft as an actor. Terrence Howard
[ Able Actor Actually Benefit Break Career Could Craft Education Film Gain Into Out Stuff Surprised Thankful Very Where Worked]
I always look at films as real stories with real people in real situations. That's why I struggle with the whole notion of calling someone the 'good guy' or the 'bad guy,' because I think we all have potential to do good things and all have the potential to do bad things. Guy Pearce
[ Always Bad Because Calling Films Good Guy Look Notion Potential Real Situations Someone Stories Struggle Things Think Whole Why]
Obviously in Art of Noise, I'm just part of the group, and when I do film scores, it's always in collaboration with the director and other people involved. Anne Dudley
[ Always Art Collaboration Director Film Group Involved Just Noise Obviously Other Part Scores]
When you're on a set it can be very tedious and slow. It's just not as big as when you see it on film. Sanaa Lathan
[ Big Film Just See Set Slow Tedious Very]
But the process of making a film is not glamorous. Certainly not my films. Taylor Hackford
[ Certainly Film Films Glamorous Making Process]
I always start with characters rather than with a plot, which many critics would say is very obvious from the lack of plot in my films - although I think they do have plots - but the plot is not of primary importance to me, the characters are. Jim Jarmusch
[ Although Always Characters Critics Films Importance Lack Many Obvious Plot Plots Primary Rather Say Start Than Think Very Which Would]
I think film had a terrible effect on horror fiction particularly in the 80s, with certain writers turning out stuff as slick and cliched as Hollywood movies. Poppy Z. Brite
[ Certain Cliched Effect Fiction Film Had Hollywood Horror Movies Out Particularly Slick Stuff Terrible Think Turning Writers]
When you're actually making the film, you're constantly battling to maintain its integrity. Ted Kotcheff
[ Actually Battling Constantly Film Integrity Maintain Making]
I didn't leave bodybuilding until I felt that I had gone as far as I could go. It will be the same with my film career. When I feel the time is right, I will then consider public service. I feel that the highest honor comes from serving people and your country. Arnold Schwarzenegger
[ Bodybuilding Career Comes Consider Could Country Far Feel Felt Film Go Gone Had Highest Honor Leave Public Right Same Service Serving Then Time Until Will Your]
An actor should never be larger than the film he's in. Christian Bale
[ Actor Film Larger Never Should Than]
Film actors reach a certain level, but they don't get beyond it unless they work in the theater. Shirley Knight
[ Actors Beyond Certain Film Get Level Reach Theater Unless Work]
I hope they get something of interest out of it, but I'd rather they all hate it and I like it, instead of vice versa... I make films to please myself first, and if the audience likes them, all the better. Terry Zwigoff
[ Audience Better Films First Get Hate Hope Instead Interest Likes Make Myself Out Please Rather Something Them Versa Vice]
I still feel that a movie has to attempt to say something - even if it fails miserably. But I've sort of given up on believing that I'm going to change the world with every film I choose to act in. Sarah Polley
[ Act Attempt Believing Change Choose Even Every Fails Feel Film Given Going Miserably Movie Say Something Sort Still Up World]
A film goes through so many hands, that by the time it's done, it might not resemble what you thought you were making. Ryan Phillippe
[ Done Film Goes Hands Making Many Might Resemble Thought Through Time Were]
I didn't so much choose the film as director Claire Denis chose me. Beatrice Dalle
[ Choose Chose Claire Director Film Much]
So, no, I'm not trying to crack into Hollywood, although I'll make films there if they're good scripts. Ewan McGregor
[ Although Crack Films Good Hollywood Into Make Scripts Trying]
They say 6 million people see you when you act in a film; it may only be 600 in a play. But the effect on the 600 may be truer and more lasting. Cyril Cusack
[ Act Effect Film Lasting May Million More Only Play Say See Truer]
I always prefer the big laugh. That is always the objective, especially with a film like Scary Movie 2. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Always Big Especially Film Laugh Movie Objective Prefer Scary]
I don't believe in having body doubles for a film. Nicole Kidman
[ Believe Body Doubles Film Having]
I wanted to be Anthony Hopkins and ended up being neither a film star nor having a career on the stage. Dirk Benedict
[ Anthony Being Career Ended Film Having Hopkins Neither Nor Stage Star Up Wanted]
The first horror film I remember seeing in the theatre was Halloween and from the first scene when the kid puts on the mask and it is his POV, I was hooked. David Arquette
[ Film First Halloween His Hooked Horror Kid Mask Pov Puts Remember Scene Seeing Theatre]
For any director with a little lucidity, masterpieces are films that come to you by accident. Sidney Lumet
[ Accident Any Come Director Films Little Lucidity Masterpieces]
Film is a very, very powerful medium. It can either confirm the idea that things are wonderful the way they are, or it can reinforce the conception that things can be changed. Wim Wenders
[ Changed Conception Confirm Either Film Idea Medium Powerful Reinforce Things Very Way Wonderful]
She loses 50 pounds in the film, and goes from fairly sane to totally out of her mind. So for the first part of the film I was wearing a 40 pound fat suit, which is very, very uncomfortable. But the worst part was the neck. Ellen Burstyn
[ Fairly Fat Film First Goes Her Loses Mind Neck Out Part Pound Pounds Sane She Suit Totally Uncomfortable Very Wearing Which Worst]
When I finish a film, I put it away and I never look at it again. Taylor Hackford
[ Again Away Film Finish Look Never Put]
By showing hunger, deprivation, starvation and brutality, as well as endurance and nobility, documentaries inform, prod our memories, even stir us to action. Such films do battle for our very soul. Theodore Bikel
[ Action Battle Brutality Deprivation Documentaries Endurance Even Films Hunger Inform Memories Nobility Our Prod Showing Soul Starvation Stir Such Us Very Well]
The films that have influenced me and the films that have motivated me and inspired me were films that resonated, films that made me think after I saw them. Eriq La Salle
[ After Films Influenced Inspired Made Motivated Resonated Saw Them Think Were]
You've got to believe as a filmmaker that if a movie's good enough, it's going to survive; and if it's not, well, it won't. Sam Mendes
[ Believe Enough Filmmaker Going Good Got Movie Survive Well Won]
Nooooooo... favorite film, that's like asking if you have a favorite kid! Sylvia Sidney
[ Asking Favorite Film Kid]
Eventually, in '84, we made a film for a little over a million dollars - with American actors that was shot in English - that was shown in Finland A little action film called Born American. Renny Harlin
[ Action Actors American Born Called Dollars English Eventually Film Finland Little Made Million Over Shot Shown]
There's something about an American soldier you can't explain. They're so grateful for anything, even a film actress coming to see them. Marlene Dietrich
[ Actress American Anything Coming Even Explain Film Grateful See Soldier Something Them]
It was actually Peter's idea that I should make the film. He called me in the very beginning, and I hadn't even read the book. So I read it and I liked it very much and I knew I'd certainly like to do it. Bille August
[ Actually Beginning Book Called Certainly Even Film Hadn Idea Knew Liked Make Much Peter Read Should Very]
Apparently I work for free, look at some of the independent films I've done. Patrick Warburton
[ Apparently Done Films Free Independent Look Some Work]
I trained more than anybody ever in a golf film ever made - my swing is pretty hot. Shia LaBeouf
[ Anybody Ever Film Golf Hot Made More Pretty Swing Than Trained]
It means that if they misunderstood Comfort and Joy, they misunderstood my other films. Bill Forsyth
[ Comfort Films Joy Means Misunderstood Other]
I like the theater enormously, but I truly love films - the whole bizarre, boring process that it can be. Minnie Driver
[ Bizarre Boring Enormously Films Love Process Theater Truly Whole]
I played the best role I've ever seen on TV or film in the last five years. It was hugely gratifying. Sherry Stringfield
[ Best Ever Film Five Gratifying Hugely Last Played Role Seen Tv Years]
I used to hate doing color. I hated transparency film. The way I did color was by not wanting to know what kind of film was in my camera. Helmut Newton
[ Camera Color Did Doing Film Hate Hated Kind Know Transparency Used Wanting Way]
The public's nerves are raw and edgy. You have to be discreet and understanding about the films you are showing. Jack Valenti
[ Discreet Edgy Films Nerves Public Raw Showing Understanding]
Filmmaking is such a collaborative medium. Daryl Hannah
[ Collaborative Filmmaking Medium Such]
If you do two versions of a film, they should be identical. With the same frames and settings. Marcel Carne
[ Film Frames Identical Same Settings Should Two Versions]
Tim also has enough confidence so that it always looks like a Tim Burton film, but it really is collaborative. You're allowed to do it your way but of course he's always going to choose his way. Helena Bonham Carter
[ Allowed Also Always Burton Choose Collaborative Confidence Course Enough Film Going His Looks Really Tim Way Your]
I don't really enjoy filming. Bill Forsyth
[ Enjoy Filming Really]
My friend James Cameron and I made three films together - True Lies, The Terminator and Terminator 2. Of course, that was during his early, low-budget, art-house period. Arnold Schwarzenegger
[ Cameron Course During Early Films Friend His James Lies Low-Budget Made Period Terminator Three Together True]
As far as the filmmaking process is concerned, stars are essentially worthless - and absolutely essential. William Goldman
[ Absolutely Concerned Essential Essentially Far Filmmaking Process Stars Worthless]
The informing idea of what you want to say and do, that's what will take you from film school to professional - the idea. That's what is original to you. William Friedkin
[ Film Idea Informing Original Professional Say School Take Want Will]
Independent films have a very different cachet than success films. Diane Lane
[ Different Films Independent Success Than Very]
I think everybody dreamt somehow to make a film in Hollywood, you know. Milos Forman
[ Dreamt Everybody Film Hollywood Know Make Somehow Think]
I started to shortcircuit because I had high aspirations for the film. I never told anybody that. Mickey Rourke
[ Anybody Aspirations Because Film Had High Never Started Told]
So that, to me, is important that audiences are treated with an amount of respect toward their intelligence. Most Hollywood films don't respect their intelligence. Eriq La Salle
[ Amount Audiences Films Hollywood Important Intelligence Most Respect Their Toward Treated]
I try and do films I know I'm going to enjoy watching as well as being in. Dougray Scott
[ Being Enjoy Films Going Know Try Watching Well]
When a film like Chris Nolan's Memento cannot get picked up, to me independent film is over. It's dead. Steven Soderbergh
[ Cannot Chris Dead Film Get Independent Memento Nolan Over Picked Up]
I mean, I've been in a hundred and fifty films; I don't want to just sit around and talk about things. Michael Ironside
[ Around Been Fifty Films Hundred Just Mean Sit Talk Things Want]
I guess because I pay so much attention to the physical part of the character, I don't look upon it as like Charlize Theron up there. I don't think of them as like Charlize Theron films. Charlize Theron
[ Attention Because Character Films Guess Look Much Part Pay Physical Them Think Up Upon]
When you do bigger films, the financiers take more risks. Dougray Scott
[ Bigger Films Financiers More Risks Take]
When the BBC decided to bring Doctor Who back as a feature film a few years ago, one national newspaper ran a poll to ask its readers who should be the new Doctor, and I topped it. Simon Callow
[ Ago Ask Back Bbc Bring Decided Doctor Feature Few Film National New Newspaper Poll Ran Readers Should Topped Years]
It's funny, like 15 years ago when I was a kid doing all the John Hughes movies, I remember Bruce Willis was the only guy who was transitioning from television into film. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Ago Bruce Doing Film Funny Guy Hughes Into John Kid Movies Only Remember Television Years]
I'm going to keep making films I believe in. Whether I am successful or not is besides the point. Ajay Devgan
[ Am Believe Besides Films Going Keep Making Point Successful Whether]
I like all Jim Carrey films. They're really funny. Rupert Grint
[ Carrey Films Funny Jim Really]
No, I did a film called 'Death and the Compass' as well. Alex Cox
[ Called Compass Death Did Film Well]
Not at all, I wanted to go into medicine. I took science in college. But my dad was a Producer - Director in Kannada films, and someone saw me, and one thing led to another. Soundarya
[ Another College Dad Director Films Go Into Led Medicine Producer Saw Science Someone Thing Took Wanted]
On film you put all your energies into a single glance. Alan Rickman
[ Energies Film Glance Into Put Single Your]
Like Godfather, you look at a movie like that, or something that James Gray has directed, a film with minimal or pin lighting as opposed to everything being lit bright and flat, where everything is evident. Bill Sienkiewicz
[ Being Bright Directed Everything Evident Film Flat Godfather Gray James Lighting Lit Look Minimal Movie Opposed Pin Something Where]
I said I would do all the films about the commercials, and the films about ball-bearings and Ford tractors and so on, if once a year they gave me money for a free film. Karel Reisz
[ Commercials Film Films Ford Free Gave Money Once Said Would Year]
I hate to look at myself in a mirror, and I never go and see films. Ursula Andress
[ Films Go Hate Look Mirror Myself Never See]
There's always difficulties and challenges in every life, I don't care how much money you make, where you live... and that's something this film speaks to. Ryan Phillippe
[ Always Care Challenges Difficulties Every Film How Life Live Make Money Much Something Speaks Where]
Most of the films I've done were ruined in the postproduction, not during filming. Chevy Chase
[ Done During Filming Films Most Ruined Were]
Also, there are now new laws in Brazil which create incentives for Argentine and Latin American films to be premiered and distributed in Brazil and vice versa. Walter Salles
[ Also American Brazil Create Distributed Films Incentives Latin Laws New Now Versa Vice Which]
And if you're a golfer and you watch a golf film and Matt Damon swing, and it's not great, then you're not going to believe in the golf story, you're not going to believe in the rest of the film. That's the whole movie, so if that swing looks like crap, the movie's crap. Shia LaBeouf
[ Believe Crap Damon Film Going Golf Golfer Great Looks Matt Movie Rest Story Swing Then Watch Whole]
I think it's always harder in a film to convey intimacy. Patricia Clarkson
[ Always Convey Film Harder Intimacy Think]
Most of the animated films I watched, the emotions are all prepackaged like canned music, the hand actions, the sighs. Ralph Bakshi
[ Actions Animated Canned Emotions Films Hand Most Music Sighs Watched]
The money is better in films and television. But in terms of acting, theatre is more rewarding. Christopher Eccleston
[ Acting Better Films Money More Rewarding Television Terms Theatre]
Now that I can edit the whole thing on AVID and edit the whole thing on tape, maybe I will do the next digitally, because maybe the quality will become less obvious between tape and film. Michael Apted
[ Avid Because Become Between Digitally Edit Film Less Maybe Next Now Obvious Quality Tape Thing Whole Will]
It certainly made a film writing career for me. Buck Henry
[ Career Certainly Film Made Writing]
My stage successes have provided me with the greatest moments outside myself, my film successes the best moments, professionally, within myself. Laurence Olivier
[ Best Film Greatest Moments Myself Outside Professionally Provided Stage Successes Within]
When Tim Allen made The Santa Clause, I thought that was a delightful film. It took a modern sensibility but layered onto it a kind of sentiment. Leonard Maltin
[ Allen Clause Delightful Film Kind Layered Made Modern Onto Santa Sensibility Sentiment Thought Tim Took]
Every single art form is involved in film, in a way. Sydney Pollack Movies
[ Art Every Film Form Involved Single Way]
Similarly, the Marquis is presented in this film as someone who would disturb the status quo and therefore must be kept imprisoned. Philip Kaufman
[ Disturb Film Imprisoned Kept Marquis Must Presented Quo Similarly Someone Status Therefore Would]
When I was planning Family Viewing, the Ontario Film Development Corporation came into existence. Atom Egoyan
[ Came Corporation Development Existence Family Film Into Ontario Planning Viewing]
I want to be remembered for Swiss Family Robinson and Old Yeller. I think Swiss is probably my favorite film. Tommy Kirk
[ Family Favorite Film Old Probably Remembered Robinson Swiss Think Want]
My good films were independent and my bad films were not. Ralph Bakshi
[ Bad Films Good Independent Were]
I'm Godless. I've had to make my God, and my God is narrative filmmaking. Darren Aronofsky
[ Filmmaking God Godless Had Make Narrative]
People do more important jobs than acting in film that should be recognised, but for some reason it's big money, so people are elevated in status. If I was a bus driver, I'm sure you wouldn't be interviewing me. Adam Garcia
[ Acting Big Bus Driver Elevated Film Important Interviewing Jobs Money More Reason Recognised Should Some Status Sure Than]
This was in '79. I got pretty restless there, sitting around with a lot of people sitting around smoking cigarettes and talking about films, but nobody really doing anything. Renny Harlin
[ Anything Around Cigarettes Doing Films Got Lot Nobody Pretty Really Restless Sitting Smoking Talking]
The standardization of world culture, with local popular or traditional forms driven out or dumbed down to make way for American television, American music, food, clothes and films, has been seen by many as the very heart of globalization. Fredric Jameson
[ American Been Clothes Culture Down Driven Films Food Forms Globalization Heart Local Make Many Music Out Popular Seen Standardization Television Traditional Very Way World]
I hate working out. Because I work out for films now solely I come to associate it with work. Bruce Willis
[ Associate Because Come Films Hate Now Out Solely Work Working]
Before I thought there was a common denominator between my films - as if all my characters were sisters - but I'm not so sure now. Juliette Binoche
[ Before Between Characters Common Denominator Films Now Sisters Sure Thought Were]
I smuggled the camera, it was no problem to smuggle the camera there. And I took 60 photos, two films, during the time when there was no one in the control room, in the building. Mordechai Vanunu
[ Building Camera Control During Films Photos Problem Room Smuggle Smuggled Time Took Two]
Today's films are so technological that an actor becomes starved for roles that deal with human relationships. Natalie Wood
[ Actor Becomes Deal Films Human Relationships Roles Starved Technological Today]
I think the other misconceptions when the film came out, he was very upset that it was so widely released and so widely seen. And neither one of us - well, I think I had hopes it would be, 'cause I really did think it was something special. Terry Zwigoff
[ Came Cause Did Film Had Hopes Misconceptions Neither Other Out Really Released Seen Something Special Think Upset Us Very Well Widely Would]
I think I have always tried to do the smaller films. I like to jump around and there is something really nice for acting in a smaller film. But I think now, Hollywood's movies certainly involve a younger generation for the most part and so... I love going back and forth. Sigourney Weaver
[ Acting Always Around Back Certainly Film Films Forth Generation Going Hollywood Involve Jump Love Most Movies Nice Now Part Really Smaller Something Think Tried Younger]
You have to struggle a bit, hustle a little, and be willing to go bankrupt. Once you're willing to do that, everything opens up and you get the freedom. My joke is that next year, I'll make the first film that costs zero dollars. Nick Nolte
[ Bankrupt Bit Costs Dollars Everything Film First Freedom Get Go Hustle Joke Little Make Next Once Opens Struggle Up Willing Year Zero]
I don't make films to win prizes. I make films to make films. Norman Jewison
[ Films Make Prizes Win]
Well, we are not doing that film actually. At least I am not at the moment, but we are making an effort to get it done; I don't know whether we'll get the financing for it. The old story we had it, it fell out of place and this and that. Harvey Keitel
[ Actually Am Doing Done Effort Fell Film Financing Get Had Know Least Making Moment Old Out Place Story Well Whether]
The lifeblood of my career has been independent film. James Woods
[ Been Career Film Independent Lifeblood]
The great actresses and actors receive awards for great roles in great films. Gloria Stuart
[ Actors Actresses Awards Films Great Receive Roles]
By the first week of shooting, you know exactly where your film is heading based on the psychology of your director. Jodie Foster
[ Based Director Exactly Film First Heading Know Psychology Shooting Week Where Your]
But I did on projects that I produced, that I directed, that I acted in because it was important. I want to be a filmmaker. I don't want to be an actor who directs, I want to be a director. I want to be a filmmaker. So that's a big difference. Eriq La Salle
[ Acted Actor Because Big Did Difference Directed Director Directs Filmmaker Important Produced Projects Want]
He's wrong. That's why his films look so terrible. Bruce Beresford
[ Films His Look Terrible Why Wrong]
The film is not a success until it makes money. It's only good when there's a dollar figure attached to the box office. John Cusack
[ Attached Box Dollar Figure Film Good Makes Money Office Only Success Until]
I love caper films. Steven Soderbergh
[ Films Love]
I think that is what film and art and music do; they can work as a map of sorts for your feelings. Bruce Springsteen
[ Art Feelings Film Map Music Sorts Think Work Your]
It was always something I knew I was capable of and from an early age my mother was involved in the film industry. She used to work at a production company. So I was exposed to a renaissance period of films in New Zealand back in the early 80's. Karl Urban
[ Age Always Back Capable Company Early Exposed Film Films Industry Involved Knew Mother New Period Production Renaissance She Something Used Work Zealand]
I'm in the process of working out an arrangement to make some very, very, very small films in the midst of all these films and maybe that will help. But you get tired of talking. You just want to do it. Steven Soderbergh
[ Arrangement Films Get Help Just Make Maybe Midst Out Process Small Some Talking These Tired Very Want Will Working]
But filming is good for you, because the crew isn't allowed to laugh. You can't get addicted to getting the laugh. Ben Kingsley
[ Addicted Allowed Because Crew Filming Get Getting Good Laugh]
The reason I chose the movies that I did was based on where they were being filmed. Meryl Streep
[ Based Being Chose Did Filmed Movies Reason Were Where]
Nobody would want to leave that film to go get high. Ellen Burstyn
[ Film Get Go High Leave Nobody Want Would]
Superman was never previewed because the producers didn't trust Warners with the film. Richard Donner
[ Because Film Never Producers Superman Trust Warners]
I like the sensibility of Australian film a lot and the crews are fantastic. Great characters, wonderful people and no line between - I think in Hollywood they have this line between actors and crew a lot, and that just didn't exist, which I really appreciated. Barbara Hershey
[ Actors Appreciated Australian Between Characters Crew Crews Exist Fantastic Film Great Hollywood Just Line Lot Really Sensibility Think Which Wonderful]
I am not interested in considering another TV series. This one was a wonderful experience which will be hard to top, and It's caused me to turn down several good film opportunities because of the schedule. Dennis Franz
[ Am Another Because Caused Considering Down Experience Film Good Hard Interested Opportunities Schedule Series Several Top Turn Tv Which Will Wonderful]
I don't know why my lines that were cut from the film didn't make it onto the DVD. I have offered to go into the editing room with Christopher and work shoulder to shoulder with him to fit all my lines in. I think he thinks I'm kidding. I'm only trying to help. Fred Willard
[ Christopher Cut Dvd Editing Film Fit Go Help Him Into Kidding Know Lines Make Offered Only Onto Room Shoulder Think Thinks Trying Were Why Work]
This film "Hero" talks about the peace of Chinese people. Jet Li
[ Chinese Film Hero Peace Talks]
Larry Kasdan wanted us all there, all the time, even if we weren't filming. JoBeth Williams
[ Even Filming Larry Time Us Wanted Weren]
The financing of my films has always been international. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Always Been Films Financing International]
I see wonderful films by Bertolucci, Visconti, and Fellini. Vincente Minnelli
[ Fellini Films See Wonderful]
But there are still only certain film genres where a woman can stand out, be heroic, be the centerpiece. Sarah Michelle Gellar
[ Certain Film Genres Heroic Only Out Stand Still Where Woman]
I wanted to make a film about stupid people that was very vulgar and deeply stupid. From that moment on I can hardly be reproached for making a film that is about stupid people. Claude Chabrol
[ Deeply Film Hardly Make Making Moment Stupid Very Vulgar Wanted]
The truth is, I'd never seen a Cary Grant film. Since then I have watched his stuff and it's astounding, but I don't see any similarity between us. Except for the fact that I'm told he used to wear ladies' underwear, which is something I also do. Hugh Grant
[ Also Any Astounding Between Cary Except Fact Film Grant His Ladies Never See Seen Similarity Since Something Stuff Then Told Truth Underwear Us Used Watched Wear Which]
I've had really great experiences working with first-time directors. They come at filmmaking with fresh ideas. I've been very lucky that way. Jeff Bridges
[ Been Come Directors Experiences Filmmaking First-Time Fresh Great Had Ideas Lucky Really Very Way Working]
But for me, really, the written word is always stronger than film. Terri Windling
[ Always Film Really Stronger Than Word Written]
I did a film about the Zodiac Killer. It turned out well. Robin Tunney
[ Did Film Killer Out Turned Well]
I've never made a film using dialogue or speech. Kenneth Anger
[ Dialogue Film Made Never Speech Using]
What I think happens today is that a lot of filmmakers look at other films that are retro pieces, like L.A. Confidential, and say, oh, that's period. We didn't want to do the stereotypical stuff. Ted Demme
[ Confidential Filmmakers Films Happens Look Lot Oh Other Period Pieces Retro Say Stereotypical Stuff Think Today Want]
I'm not a big one for lots of genitals flapping in the films. Campbell Scott
[ Big Films Genitals Lots]
That would be getting up at 5 am... I don't understand why film's shoot such brutal hours. I think it'd be worth it to not be so strictly cost-effective and have an 8 hour day. The film's would benefit in the end. Terry Zwigoff
[ Am Benefit Brutal Cost-Effective Day End Film Getting Hour Hours Shoot Strictly Such Think Understand Up Why Worth Would]
I was always a fan of horror films as a kid. Jeri Ryan
[ Always Fan Films Horror Kid]
I got an agent and went up for the part of my first film, Five Gates to Hell. Shirley Knight
[ Agent Film First Five Gates Got Hell Part Up Went]
One good thing about acting in film is that it's good therapy. Denzel Washington
[ Acting Film Good Therapy Thing]
Films have degenerated to their original operation as carnival amusement - they offer not drama but thrills. David Mamet
[ Amusement Carnival Degenerated Drama Films Offer Operation Original Their Thrills]
But my sense in talking to people when I travel is that the film business is not that dissimilar from a lot of other businesses. Steven Soderbergh
[ Business Businesses Dissimilar Film Lot Other Sense Talking Travel]
And, so yeah, I'll always want to work in independent films because you're not forced into a category or a formula. Terrence Howard
[ Always Because Category Films Forced Formula Independent Into Want Work Yeah]
I signed on with Disney to star and choreograph an original film. Paula Abdul
[ Choreograph Disney Film Original Signed Star]
But I love filmmaking - I'm not ashamed of that. You're sort of vilified if you say that in England. Minnie Driver
[ Ashamed England Filmmaking Love Say Sort Vilified]
Most film directors do not come up with their own subjects or write their own screenplays. Thomas Harrison
[ Come Directors Film Most Own Screenplays Subjects Their Up Write]
There were no previews; we made the film we wanted to make. Stephen Hopkins
[ Film Made Make Previews Wanted Were]
I go into a young film director's office these days and he says, 'Hey man, I know who you are. I grew up watching 'McHale's Navy'. And I think, 'Oh boy, here we go again'. Mako
[ Again Boy Days Director Film Go Grew Here Hey Into Know Man Navy Office Oh Says These Think Up Watching Young]
I'm going to be a great film star. That is, if booze and sex don't get me first. Jay Presson Allen
[ Booze Film First Get Going Great Sex Star]
With a genre like film noir, everyone has these assumptions and expectations. And once all of those things are in place, that's when you can really start to twist it about and mess around with it. Larry Wachowski
[ Around Assumptions Everyone Expectations Film Genre Mess Noir Once Place Really Start These Things Those Twist]
Film, I think, is my medium. Pia Zadora
[ Film Medium Think]
In horror, character development is often pushed aside in favor of the shock value. The best genre movies to me are movies like The Shining. You had a connection to the characters in that film. Joshua Leonard
[ Aside Best Character Characters Connection Development Favor Film Genre Had Horror Movies Often Pushed Shining Shock Value]
The film director, in many instances, has to swallow somebody else's decision about the final form of something. It's so hard as to be intolerable. Trevor Nunn
[ Decision Director Else Film Final Form Hard Instances Intolerable Many Somebody Something Swallow]
With the Ford Foundation grant all of a sudden instead of being an artist that had made a couple of short films, I became a filmmaker who dabbled in the arts. Bruce Conner
[ Artist Arts Became Being Couple Dabbled Filmmaker Films Ford Foundation Grant Had Instead Made Short Sudden]
I think when you watch the dailies, the film that you shoot every day, you're very excited by it and very optimistic about how it's going to work. Joel Coen
[ Dailies Day Every Excited Film Going How Optimistic Shoot Think Very Watch Work]
The worst thing is that you used to be able to show interesting films on campuses. Those places are all gone. Richard Linklater
[ Able Campuses Films Gone Interesting Places Show Thing Those Used Worst]
Independent films are where you really get to cut your teeth and have some fun and do the things that mainstream Hollywood doesn't want to do. Anthony Anderson
[ Cut Films Fun Get Hollywood Independent Mainstream Really Some Teeth Things Want Where Your]
I guess I judge my films by how pleased I am with the work I do, so it's kind of on another level. If they do well at the box office, then that's great. Then I'm really pleased about that too. Hugo Weaving
[ Am Another Box Films Great Guess How Judge Kind Level Office Pleased Really Then Too Well Work]
Films take up so much time, and with theatre, you do have to plan a period of time that you can be free. Mike Figgis
[ Films Free Much Period Plan Take Theatre Time Up]
I never wanted to be a film director but after this experience I really loved it. I would love to do more documentaries but it's difficult to find backing for them. Marc Singer
[ After Backing Difficult Director Documentaries Experience Film Find Love Loved More Never Really Them Wanted Would]
It's hard to get a film, you know, you need a very special film to be able to get that experimental. But, I would love to see that happen. I would love the opportunity to be more experimental than I am. Danny Elfman
[ Able Am Experimental Film Get Happen Hard Know Love More Need Opportunity See Special Than Very Would]
So, I created these creatures called The Frightened Ones which in the film you see do have mask like kind of heads and they run beneath the ground to hide. Which is what in fact we did during the war. Gerald Scarfe
[ Beneath Called Created Creatures Did During Fact Film Frightened Ground Heads Hide Kind Mask Ones Run See These War Which]
Is there something to be said for the writings of the Marquis? Is there something to be said for pornography? And is there something to be said against both? I hope our film is balanced and rich enough to encourage debate and discussion. Philip Kaufman
[ Against Balanced Both Debate Discussion Encourage Enough Film Hope Marquis Our Rich Said Something Writings]
I found it very difficult to explain to someone why you did a film. It's not like having a conversation. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Conversation Did Difficult Explain Film Found Having Someone Very Why]
It's very much like filmmaking always is-you're always asked to do something that you're not sure you know how to do. So you make an educated guess as to what you think will work and you hope between that and plan B, that you can end up with a product that's really good. John Dykstra
[ Always Asked Between Educated End Filmmaking Good Guess Hope How Know Make Much Plan Product Really Something Sure Think Up Very Will Work]
My first student film was Orientation, which was basically the set-up for Animal House. There are a couple of scenes that we later borrowed in some form. Ivan Reitman
[ Animal Basically Borrowed Couple Film First Form House Later Orientation Scenes Set-Up Some Student Which]
San Francisco has long been a leader in the arts, nurturing generations of painters, sculptors, poets, novelists, playwrights, film-makers, and performing artists and innovators of every kind. Gavin Newsom
[ Artists Arts Been Every Film-Makers Francisco Generations Innovators Kind Leader Long Novelists Nurturing Painters Performing Playwrights Poets San Sculptors]
My choices in films are spontaneous. Nicole Kidman
[ Choices Films Spontaneous]
Short films don't go too far. Matthew McGrory
[ Far Films Go Short Too]
I think I've made some pretty decent films in the '80s and '90s. John Frankenheimer
[ Decent Films Made Pretty Some Think]
I turned down a lot of things that were so-called commercial. You're coming out of one film, and then they want you to be in the same one. Robin Wright Penn
[ Coming Commercial Down Film Lot Out Same So-Called Then Things Turned Want Were]
Well, Barry, it's your film. So if it rises or falls, you're the man. Robert Conrad
[ Barry Falls Film Man Rises Well Your]
It used to be you did TV or you did film. Now it's like a media blitz. Stephen Dorff
[ Blitz Did Film Media Now Tv Used]
The difference being that in films, unlike in life, good does always win over evil in the end. Ajay Devgan
[ Always Being Difference Does End Evil Films Good Life Over Unlike Win]
I had to work out where I was going, what type of films I wanted to make. For that reason, I decided to choose independent productions, less important roles, and I tried theater, too. Elizabeth Berkley
[ Choose Decided Films Going Had Important Independent Less Make Out Productions Reason Roles Theater Too Tried Type Wanted Where Work]
I want to do films I can relate to emotionally. Christian Slater
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I came on to the film with a very happy-go-lucky attitude which I think my character, Charlie, did when she went into the house. I expected it to be good, and then slowly things started to change for us all. Jennifer Sky
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In the studio system, things are expected of a film. By the first, second, third act, there's a generic language that comes out of the more commercial system. Ralph Fiennes
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