Quotations that match 'film'.

But with the right kind of coaching and determination you can accomplish anything and the biggest accomplishment that I feel I got from the film was overcoming that fear. Reese Witherspoon
[ Accomplish Accomplishment Anything Biggest Coaching Determination Fear Feel Film Got Kind Overcoming Right]
You get an image after you act in a film, but it is not necessary that you last long because of that image. Ajay Devgan
[ Act After Because Film Get Image Last Long Necessary]
I'm not a big slasher film fan. David Naughton
[ Big Fan Film Slasher]
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]
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]
CGI is done after the film is done. It's through the computer. Most of the film is not computer-generated special effects. Most of it is that creature that is in the room with you. Sanaa Lathan
[ After Cgi Computer Creature Done Effects Film Most Room Special Through]
I'm a working actor so I never really pick a film because of a genre, and I don't really turn them down because of genre. Anything that's unlike the picture I just finished is always more interesting. David Keith
[ Actor Always Anything Because Down Film Finished Genre Interesting Just More Never Pick Picture Really Them Turn Unlike Working]
I see bits and pieces of me in all the characters in my films. Neil LaBute
[ Bits Characters Films Pieces See]
It's always nerve-racking to take off your clothes on film. But doing it with a woman felt safer than with a man. You know you can say, 'Don't grab me there: That's where my cellulite is'! Naomi Watts
[ Always Clothes Doing Felt Film Grab Know Man Off Safer Say Take Than Where Woman Your]
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 also thought of myself as the Sonny Barger of the film industry. John Milius
[ Also Film Industry Myself Sonny Thought]
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]
I started when I was eight, doing super 8 films. Guillermo del Toro
[ Doing Eight Films Started Super]
Cinemas gained new young audiences who wanted films made for them. Andrzej Wajda
[ Audiences Cinemas Films Gained Made New Them Wanted Young]
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]
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]
Hollywood is still the mecca for good or bad, but it isn't the beginning or end for filmmaking. Robert Duvall
[ Bad Beginning End Filmmaking Good Hollywood Mecca Still]
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]
I like to rehearse with the actors scenes that are not in the script and will not be in the film because what we're really doing is trying to establish their character, and good acting to me is about reacting. Jim Jarmusch
[ Acting Actors Because Character Doing Establish Film Good Reacting Really Rehearse Scenes Script Their Trying Will]
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]
You live for those really great scenes where you almost feel that the film has gone beyond what was printed on the script pages and been raised to another level. Tobey Maguire
[ Almost Another Been Beyond Feel Film Gone Great Level Live Pages Printed Raised Really Scenes Script Those Where]
We've evolved from sitting back on our tripods and shooting wildlife films like they have been shot historically, which doesn't work for us. Steve Irwin
[ Back Been Evolved Films Historically Our Shooting Shot Sitting Us Which Wildlife Work]
But as far as, for I think it will be amazing you know where I find myself years from now because of this film. It's just amazing, I think everybody's going to kind of know this film and because of it, me. So I you know it's crazy. Brandon Routh
[ Amazing Because Crazy Everybody Far Film Find Going Just Kind Know Myself Now Think Where Will Years]
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]
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]
Even though there's an entertainment value to the film, I think it's very important because you can't really separate the impact of that political message from it. It's rare that you get films like that I think; that really have an important message and are also entertaining. Woody Harrelson
[ Also Because Entertaining Entertainment Even Film Films Get Impact Important Message Political Rare Really Separate Think Though Value Very]
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]
I hate the Communists and have for many years and don't feel right about giving up my career to defend them. I will give up my film career if it is in the interests of defending something I believe in, but not this. Elia Kazan
[ Believe Career Communists Defend Defending Feel Film Give Giving Hate Interests Many Right Something Them Up Will Years]
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]
Doing the Muppet Show you forget about conventional filming. Peter Mayhew
[ Conventional Doing Filming Forget Muppet Show]
We are the only state that does not have a State Film Corporation there to support the commercial industry. Ann Macbeth
[ Commercial Corporation Does Film Industry Only State Support]
I think because I've maintained my residence in New York, those kinds of films have been more accessible. Gretchen Mol
[ Accessible Because Been Films Kinds Maintained More New Residence Think Those York]
I am constantly asked why I never made other films after 'There's No Business Like Show Business,' the answer is I was never asked. Johnnie Ray
[ After Am Answer Asked Business Constantly Films Made Never Other Show Why]
I think all industries are sexist in nature and I don't think the film industry is any different. Christine Lahti
[ Any Different Film Industries Industry Nature Sexist Think]
My goal is to make as many films as possible about different aspects of American life. Frederick Wiseman
[ American Aspects Different Films Goal Life Make Many Possible]
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 hope to do films. Right now I'm just doing projects that are interesting. Melissa Joan Hart
[ Doing Films Hope Interesting Just Now Projects Right]
A lot of films come out before they're finished. Ed Harris
[ Before Come Films Finished Lot Out]
One could make money and get a career going with a low-budget horror film about killers attacking on holidays. It is always flattering to have somebody copy you. John Carpenter
[ Always Attacking Career Copy Could Film Flattering Get Going Holidays Horror Killers Low-Budget Make Money Somebody]
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]
Computers in classrooms are the filmstrips of the 1990s. Clifford Stoll Computers
[ Classrooms Computers]
My films are an extension of my poetry, using the white screen like the white page to be filled with images. James Broughton
[ Extension Filled Films Images Page Poetry Screen Using White]
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]
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 think I would have a better time writing films rather than directing. Mackenzie Astin
[ Better Directing Films Rather Than Think Time Would Writing]
My cameraman and I devised a method, which we started using from my second film, which applies mainly to day scenes shot in the studio, where we used bounced light instead of direct light. We agreed with this thing of four or five shadows following the actors is dreadful. Satyajit Ray
[ Actors Agreed Applies Bounced Cameraman Day Devised Direct Dreadful Film Five Following Four Instead Light Mainly Method Scenes Second Shadows Shot Started Studio Thing Used Using Where Which]
Language is much closer to film than painting is. Sergei Eisenstein
[ Closer Film Language Much Painting Than]
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]
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]
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 did my very first film with Kirk in Detective Story when he was the greatest, greatest star in the world. I fell in love with him, had a crush on him then. Lee Grant
[ Crush Detective Did Fell Film First Greatest Had Him Kirk Love Star Story Then Very World]
Sometimes films ignore other points of view because it's simpler to tell the story that way, but the more genuine and sympathetic you are to different points of view and situations, the more real the story is. Ang Lee
[ Because Different Films Genuine Ignore More Other Points Real Simpler Situations Sometimes Story Sympathetic Tell View Way]
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]
I have been a director who has starred, participated on both sides of the filmmaking process. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Been Both Director Filmmaking Participated Process Sides Starred]
I've always considered myself a filmmaker who writes stuff for himself to do. Quentin Tarantino
[ Always Considered Filmmaker Himself Myself Stuff Writes]
I went to see the film with a regular audience for the first time on Sunday, and was basically swamped. Verne Troyer
[ Audience Basically Film First Regular See Sunday Swamped Time Went]
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]
But for me, really, the written word is always stronger than film. Terri Windling
[ Always Film Really Stronger Than Word Written]
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]
I mean, certainly writing, painting, photography, dance, architecture, there is an aspect of almost every art form that is useful and that merges into film in some way. Sydney Pollack
[ Almost Architecture Art Aspect Certainly Dance Every Film Form Into Mean Painting Photography Some Useful Way Writing]
If you stick with a vision, it might not all work, but some of it will be absolute genius. To me, 15 minutes worth of absolute genius in a film is so much better than two hours of mediocrity. I would rather pay to see something different like that. Kim Cattrall
[ Absolute Better Different Film Genius Hours Mediocrity Might Minutes Much Pay Rather See Some Something Stick Than Two Vision Will Work Worth Would]
When I was five. That's when I started to love film. Dario Argento
[ Film Five Love Started]
I take the fact that films cost a lot of money very seriously, but once in a while to have somebody say, This is a big scene, take your time with it, is important. That's John Sayles. Mary Steenburgen
[ Big Cost Fact Films Important John Lot Money Once Say Sayles Scene Seriously Somebody Take Time Very While Your]
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]
Personally speaking there's only so long you can go from film to film to film. There's an inspiration an actor gets from the stage. Jude Law
[ Actor Film Gets Go Inspiration Long Only Personally Speaking Stage]
I've had three novels published, and I was working a little bit in theater in Ireland. I wrote one film script just to see what it would turn out like. Neil Jordan
[ Bit Film Had Ireland Just Little Novels Out Published Script See Theater Three Turn Working Would Wrote]
Some of these things I saw in foreign films - African films, Cuban films - long before I decided to really go on this course as an actor. I started to think about what values I saw in those films that I wanted to bring to my projects. Danny Glover
[ Actor African Before Bring Course Cuban Decided Films Foreign Go Long Projects Really Saw Some Started These Things Think Those Values Wanted]
I made two movies before The Police had a hit record: I did Quadrophenia and a film called Radio On. Sting
[ Before Called Did Film Had Hit Made Movies Police Radio Record Two]
What was frustrating about Armageddon was the time I spent not doing anything. It was a big special effects film, and I wasn't crazy about pretending I was in outer space. It feels ridiculous. Steve Buscemi
[ Anything Big Crazy Doing Effects Feels Film Frustrating Outer Pretending Ridiculous Space Special Spent Time]
We filmed one scene on the beach and there was definitely weird energy around, and we were followed around by a white owl to several different locations, and little things like that, or certain mishaps would happen and you'd have to wonder what that was about. Rachel True
[ Around Beach Certain Definitely Different Energy Filmed Followed Happen Little Locations Mishaps Owl Scene Several Things Weird Were White Wonder Would]
My films are about embarrassment. Alan Bennett
[ Embarrassment Films]
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]
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]
From 1980 to 1990, I shot more films than any other actor in the Screen Actors Guild, apart from Gene Hackman. Steve Guttenberg
[ Actor Actors Any Apart Films Gene Guild Hackman More Other Screen Shot Than]
I'm really interested in having a studio one day and being a filmmaker. Ryan Phillippe
[ Being Day Filmmaker Having Interested Really Studio]
I used to love Woody Allen but feel he's become a hack as a director. Bullets Over Broadway is the only film of his I've enjoyed in the last 10 years. Douglas Wood
[ Allen Become Broadway Bullets Director Enjoyed Feel Film Hack His Last Love Only Over Used Woody Years]
Other actors like to rehearse on film-they like 30 or 40 takes. When you get an actor like that, it becomes difficult for me because I'm ready to quit after number two. Richard Widmark
[ Actor Actors After Because Becomes Difficult Get Number Other Quit Ready Rehearse Takes Two]
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]
Documentaries have always inspired me in narrative filmmaking. Griffin Dunne
[ Always Documentaries Filmmaking Inspired Narrative]
I'm glad that my films have been consistently faring well rather than one stray Friday! Akshay Kumar
[ Been Consistently Faring Films Friday Glad Rather Stray Than Well]
And I sense it was a rather constructed, almost half narrative fiction film in some ways. A lot of it was staged and manipulated to get those things in there that I knew to be strong. Terry Zwigoff
[ Almost Constructed Fiction Film Get Half Knew Lot Manipulated Narrative Rather Sense Some Staged Strong Things Those Ways]
I was going to go make a film in Greece. if they caught you with this much marijuana, they threw you in jail, no questions asked, and I was trying to stuff it in my deodorant bottles. I thought, what I am doing? Dyan Cannon
[ Am Asked Bottles Caught Deodorant Doing Film Go Going Greece Jail Make Much Questions Stuff Thought Threw Trying]
Filmmaking is a chance to live many lifetimes. Robert Altman
[ Chance Filmmaking Lifetimes Live Many]
Typically in horror films the character just services the plot, and you really are just going from 'point a' to 'point b,' just so that you can end up at 'point c.' They are just sort of stick characters. That's just not interesting to me. Kevin Williamson
[ Character Characters End Films Going Horror Interesting Just Plot Point Really Services Sort Stick Typically Up]
It's good that they've seen it, but how can I be satisfied after working for two years making a film which I hope will make a difference, when the government sees the film and does nothing about it? Mathieu Kassovitz
[ After Difference Does Film Good Government Hope How Make Making Nothing Satisfied Seen Sees Two Which Will Working Years]
I also paint, draw and I'm into film and photography as well, and the same thing applies to all of them. You're presenting this material to the general public and hoping that they're going to 'get' what you're doing. Some don't, some do. Paul Kane
[ Also Applies Doing Draw Film General Get Going Hoping Into Material Paint Photography Presenting Public Same Some Them Thing Well]
All these directors, and I would include the Coen brothers and Quentin, have a very unique vision of what they want. They listen to ideas and make people feel like everyone is making the film. Steve Buscemi
[ Brothers Directors Everyone Feel Film Ideas Include Listen Make Making Quentin These Unique Very Vision Want Would]
I have lots of favourite memories but I can't say that I have a favourite film. John Hurt
[ Favourite Film Lots Memories Say]
The other day a friend called and told me they made a porn film using the title of my first movie. I guess you know you've made it when there's a porn parody of a movie you've done. Kate Bosworth
[ Called Day Done Film First Friend Guess Know Made Movie Other Parody Title Told Using]
One of the most amazing things I got from the film, so much green screen, there are so many moments and it really taught me about how important it is to have an intention when flying, when going somewhere and having an intention. Brandon Routh
[ Amazing Film Flying Going Got Green Having How Important Intention Many Moments Most Much Really Screen Somewhere Taught Things]
There's a lot of Latinos right now, a lot of filmmakers and writers that are Latin too. Benicio Del Toro
[ Filmmakers Latin Latinos Lot Now Right Too Writers]
Angel was the first Irish feature film. Neil's first movie and my first movie. Stephen Rea
[ Angel Feature Film First Irish Movie Neil]
Filming scenes like that are always odd but I feel comfortable with Josh and care about him a great deal, so it could be much worse. Scenes like that are just part of the job. Nikki Cox
[ Always Care Comfortable Could Deal Feel Filming Great Him Job Josh Just Much Odd Part Scenes Worse]
Sony could have $50 million and a sound stage and A-list actors and never make the same film. The constraints on this film became the essence of this film, became the power of this film. Joshua Leonard
[ Actors Became Constraints Could Essence Film Make Million Never Power Same Sony Sound Stage]
I'll go do films for three or four months and then I can't wait to go home to LA. And I complain about LA left and right, but then I always end up wanting to go home, you know? Tobey Maguire
[ Always Complain End Films Four Go Home Know La Left Months Right Then Three Up Wait Wanting]
Film is our literature, so we should tell stories that are apropos of our culture, in that we can learn something about ourselves. David Strathairn
[ Culture Film Learn Literature Our Ourselves Should Something Stories Tell]
All I could think of was we were about to start filming for the last final weeks of the TV show and here I am in the hospital, so I missed the final weeks, and a couple days later, sore stomach and all I got on the horse we started filming. David Selby
[ Am Could Couple Days Filming Final Got Here Horse Hospital Last Later Missed Show Sore Start Started Stomach Think Tv Weeks Were]
I had travelled pretty widely around the world even before then, so I knew where to go to film wildlife. Jim Fowler
[ Around Before Even Film Go Had Knew Pretty Then Travelled Where Widely Wildlife World]
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 my films make one more person miserable, I'll feel I have done my job. Woody Allen Funny
[ Done Feel Films Job Make Miserable More Person]
I wouldn't mind being in an American film for a laugh, but I certainly don't want to be in Thingy Blah Blah 3, if you know what I mean. Audrey Tautou
[ American Being Blah Certainly Film Know Laugh Mean Mind Want]
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]
Billy Wilder is really is a heavy influence on Bound. We felt that film noir was a genre where you could create a really contained story. We wanted to be on a set as much as we could to get the kind of style level we were looking for. Larry Wachowski
[ Billy Bound Contained Could Create Felt Film Genre Get Heavy Influence Kind Level Looking Much Noir Really Set Story Style Wanted Were Where Wilder]
Film provides an opportunity to marry the power of ideas with the power of images. Steven Bochco
[ Film Ideas Images Marry Opportunity Power Provides]
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]
My love for the theater has always been a priority. That hasn't changed. I got into acting that way. The film work that came up was really a surprise. Philip Seymour Hoffman
[ Acting Always Been Came Changed Film Got Hasn Into Love Priority Really Surprise Theater Up Way Work]
I have to tell everyone that when I finish a film and it goes out and is released, I never look at my films again. I don't like looking back. I don't even like talking about 'em! So I'm really digging back in my memory because I don't like to sit and look at my films again. Jim Jarmusch
[ Again Back Because Digging Em Even Everyone Film Films Finish Goes Look Looking Memory Never Out Really Released Sit Talking Tell]
The difficulty is capturing surprise on film. F. Murray Abraham
[ Capturing Difficulty Film Surprise]
In the industry, you do need some ethics - if one film does well, then thousands get work and money comes back to the industry. I guess the bottomline is, if there are two versions, then the better one will click. Ajay Devgan
[ Back Better Click Comes Does Ethics Film Get Guess Industry Money Need Some Then Thousands Two Versions Well Will Work]
All the arts are predominantly national, and therefore the Australian Film Commission should be funding us. The battle gets more and more vicious each year. Ann Macbeth
[ Arts Australian Battle Commission Each Film Funding Gets More National Predominantly Should Therefore Us Vicious Year]
I had the X rating on my films. Now they do as much on The Simpsons as I got an X rating for Fritz the Cat. Ralph Bakshi
[ Cat Films Fritz Got Had Much Now Rating Simpsons]
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]
It certainly made a film writing career for me. Buck Henry
[ Career Certainly Film Made Writing]
Alone is a much better film than House of the Dead and better than most horror movies out today. Uwe Boll
[ Alone Better Dead Film Horror House Most Movies Much Out Than Today]
My driver Kellie Frost and I would race these fellows home and they were always faster on the highway. We did the same with Daniel and his driver, and thus began a long series of jokes and competitions to alleviate the impossible hours and tensions this film provoked. Madeleine Stowe
[ Alleviate Always Began Competitions Daniel Did Driver Faster Fellows Film Frost Highway His Home Hours Impossible Jokes Long Provoked Race Same Series Tensions These Thus Were Would]
When we began filming, these people had legs, but as we were filming, they had been injured and they were brought to the hospital to have their legs amputated, and that's where we found them and asked them to come and be part of the film. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Amputated Asked Been Began Brought Come Film Filming Found Had Hospital Injured Legs Part Their Them These Were Where]
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]
No critic writing about a film could say more than the film itself, although they do their best to make us think the oppposite. Federico Fellini
[ Although Best Could Critic Film Itself Make More Say Than Their Think Us Writing]
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]
I haven't done a lot of things in my career that my kids can watch, because they are 8, 6 and 3, and they are pretty young; so given the concepts that the film was about a superhero, it was a black superhero, and it was a father and son type partnership. Blair Underwood
[ Because Black Career Concepts Done Father Film Given Haven Kids Lot Partnership Pretty Son Superhero Things Type Watch Young]
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]
Maybe by his second year in Hogwarts, Harry Potter will learn the trick to making a movie this good, but don't bet on it. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is one of the best films of the year. Joel Siegel
[ Best Bet Fellowship Films Good Harry His Learn Lord Making Maybe Movie Potter Ring Rings Second Trick Will Year]
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]
Onstage or in films, you do affect peoples' lives, and sometimes that's very gratifying. But still, there's this little voice that says you should be doing something that matters. Blythe Danner
[ Affect Doing Films Gratifying Little Lives Matters Onstage Peoples Says Should Something Sometimes Still Very Voice]
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 actually enjoy wearing the corsets required in some period films. Dinah Sheridan
[ Actually Corsets Enjoy Films Period Required Some Wearing]
And getting stunt coordinator Dan Bradley and everybody from the whole 'Bourne Supremacy' crew, I think was real cool for our film because we do a bunch of really big jumps in this movie. Sean William Scott
[ Because Big Bourne Bradley Bunch Cool Coordinator Crew Dan Everybody Film Getting Jumps Movie Our Real Really Stunt Supremacy Think Whole]
I worked for Sam Peckinpah on quite a bit of action in his films, and he got excited once in a while. Richard Farnsworth
[ Action Bit Excited Films Got His Once Quite Sam While Worked]
I started writing this feature comedy in New York - a Chris Farley vehicle. The script was decent. When I got to LA, I met some new friends in film school and had them read my script and give me notes. David Steinberg
[ Chris Comedy Decent Farley Feature Film Friends Give Got Had La Met New Notes Read School Script Some Started Them Vehicle Writing York]
I am disabled, so I can't travel, and I have not been to any development meetings, but Gary and the others affiliated with the film keep me updated on everything. Laura Hillenbrand
[ Affiliated Am Any Been Development Disabled Everything Film Gary Keep Meetings Others Travel Updated]
Id like to do an action film or a dark sort of independent piece. Devon Sawa
[ Action Dark Film Id Independent Piece Sort]
I live in New York City, the stories of my films take place in New York; I'm a New York filmmaker. Spike Lee
[ City Filmmaker Films Live New Place Stories Take York]
When I'm shooting, really the audience I'm thinking the hardest about is that first test screening audience who I want to like the film and that first opening weekend audience. Jay Roach
[ Audience Film First Hardest Opening Really Screening Shooting Test Thinking Want Weekend]
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]
I miss animation very passionately. Not continuously, but every once in a while I would die to do another film. Ralph Bakshi
[ Animation Another Continuously Die Every Film Miss Once Passionately Very While Would]
I'm very often still very much alive for that other being and that other world long after the film is finished. Daniel Day-Lewis
[ After Alive Being Film Finished Long Much Often Other Still Very World]
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 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]
I never, ever want to apologize for a film. If it's bad I'll say it's my fault. And that's what I can say so far in all the films that I've done, that if you don't like it, it's entirely my fault. Ken Burns
[ Apologize Bad Done Entirely Ever Far Fault Film Films Never Say Want]
I'm in so many Charles Bronson films because no other actress will work with him. Jill Ireland
[ Actress Because Charles Films Him Many Other Will Work]
Who's ever going to write a film in which I get the girl? Me! John Cleese
[ Ever Film Get Girl Going Which Write]
Film has to describe and show. Ralph Bakshi
[ Describe Film Show]
I started writing movie scripts. They excited me a lot, but I didn't like them when they were finished because they were simple copies of the films I saw in childhood. Manuel Puig
[ Because Childhood Copies Excited Films Finished Lot Movie Saw Scripts Simple Started Them Were Writing]
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]
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]
Although the French were very friendly and helpful. On one location we were to film at the top of the Eiffel Tower but we couldn't, as it was so misty with four inches of snow on the ground. We couldn't see a thing but we finally got it done. Lalla Ward
[ Although Done Film Finally Four French Friendly Got Ground Helpful Inches Location Misty See Snow Thing Top Tower Very Were]
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]
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]
I think you get out of film school what you put into it. If you don't care about making movies, film school will do you no good. Richard King
[ Care Film Get Good Into Making Movies Out Put School Think Will]
I realized what interested me as a student of film was one thing and the movies that I liked were another. Sam Raimi
[ Another Film Interested Liked Movies Realized Student Thing Were]
Film music should have the same relationship to the film drama that somebody's piano playing in my living room has on the book I am reading. Igor Stravinsky
[ Am Book Drama Film Living Music Piano Playing Reading Relationship Room Same Should Somebody]
Other writers, producers, and directors of low-budget films would often put down the film they were making, saying it was just something to make money with. I never felt that. If I took the assignment, I'd give it my best shot. Roger Corman
[ Assignment Best Directors Down Felt Film Films Give Just Low-Budget Make Making Money Never Often Other Producers Put Saying Shot Something Took Were Would Writers]
They offered me that film before I did Frida and I said, no, I'm not capable of directing. Then after seeing Julie direct, I was inspired by it. She motivated me to do it, because we don't have role models as woman for directors. Salma Hayek
[ After Because Before Capable Did Direct Directing Directors Film Frida Inspired Julie Models Motivated Offered Role Said Seeing She Then Woman]
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]
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 had been working early in my life in films - since I was 11. Ajay Naidu
[ Been Early Films Had Life Since Working]
Superman was never previewed because the producers didn't trust Warners with the film. Richard Donner
[ Because Film Never Producers Superman Trust Warners]
I don't think there's much point in putting me a deep, dark, heavy, emotional film because there are people who do it so much better than I do. Hugh Grant
[ Because Better Dark Deep Emotional Film Heavy Much Point Putting Than Think]
Compared to dancing, films seemed to me to be the work of lay bums. There was no physical pain; it was enough to say and imagine what was in the script. It was very easy for me. Victoria Abril
[ Bums Compared Dancing Easy Enough Films Imagine Lay Pain Physical Say Script Seemed Very Work]
I want the public to know that it will be an honor for me to meet them and spend a few special moments with all those who helped me through my filmed career. Tony Curtis
[ Career Few Filmed Helped Honor Know Meet Moments Public Special Spend Them Those Through Want Will]
In an action film you act in the action. If it's a dramatic film you act in the drama. Jean Claude Van Damme
[ Act Action Drama Dramatic Film]
The movies that made me want to make movies were action movies, and thrillers, and Kurosawa films, you know, where you have an opportunity every day to shoot it in an unusual way. I was looking for something like that. Lawrence Kasdan
[ Action Day Every Films Know Kurosawa Looking Made Make Movies Opportunity Shoot Something Thrillers Unusual Want Way Were Where]
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]
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]
But also, there are no films being made about Afghanistan. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Afghanistan Also Being Films Made]
I've lost all my money on these films. They are not commercial. But I'm glad to lose it this way. To have for a souvenir of my life pictures like Umberto D. and The Bicycle Thief. Vittorio De Sica
[ Bicycle Commercial Films Glad Life Lose Lost Money Pictures These Thief Way]
Consistency is very important when you're making films. Ian McDiarmid
[ Consistency Films Important Making Very]
I like to watch many things, especially strange films and something recent, not just the story. Dario Argento
[ Especially Films Just Many Recent Something Story Strange Things Watch]
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]
Motion pictures are the art form of the 20th century, and one of the reasons is the fact that films are a slightly corrupted artform. They fit this century - they combine Art and business! Roger Corman
[ Art Artform Business Century Combine Corrupted Fact Films Fit Form Motion Pictures Reasons Slightly]
Once you have heard a strange audience burst into laughter at a film you directed, you realize what the word joy is all about. Chuck Jones
[ Audience Burst Directed Film Heard Into Joy Laughter Once Realize Strange Word]
In film and television we are oftentimes so pampered that the truths are withheld. Charles Keating
[ Film Oftentimes Pampered Television Truths Withheld]
Only after awhile. After it came out and people began to engage in discussions about the social reflections of the film that I realized it had an importance I hadn't thought of. Rod Steiger
[ After Awhile Began Came Discussions Engage Film Had Hadn Importance Only Out Realized Reflections Social Thought]
I do remember that I was sitting in the make-up chair before the shoots for a commercial or film or other, and I thought: Sometime soon they are going to make a close-up of me and millions of people can see how many pimples I've got on my cheeks. Jonathan Brandis
[ Before Chair Cheeks Close-Up Commercial Film Going Got How Make Make-Up Many Millions Other Pimples Remember See Shoots Sitting Sometime Soon Thought]
Watching Jaws just scared the living daylights out of me when I was young. I know a lot of people my age who are still petrified of sharks because of that film. Ashley Scott
[ Age Because Film Jaws Just Know Living Lot Out Petrified Scared Sharks Still Watching Young]
This particular film highlights Ben and Owen's strengths which is that they are great comedic actors with tremendous chemistry and they do a really good job. Paul M. Glaser
[ Actors Ben Chemistry Comedic Film Good Great Highlights Job Owen Particular Really Strengths Tremendous Which]
I think one of the privileges of being a filmmaker is the opportunity to remain a kind of perpetual student. Edward Zwick
[ Being Filmmaker Kind Opportunity Perpetual Privileges Remain Student Think]
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 just get focused on whatever is in front of me. When I was filming Crossroads, it had all my focus. Now I'm all focused on finishing my recording so I can get that out. It's just day by day. Taryn Manning
[ Crossroads Day Filming Finishing Focus Focused Front Get Had Just Now Out Recording Whatever]
While mainstream media is led by profit, ratings and popularist culture and filtered by the current political climate, Alternative Media is lead solely by the convictions of the campaign and film maker. Ben Edwards
[ Alternative Campaign Climate Convictions Culture Current Film Filtered Lead Led Mainstream Maker Media Political Profit Ratings Solely While]
I'm not sure I agree with the thesis, because I think that even though something grotesque or gross has been part of film since way back, what we accept or what we can get away with on the screen is broader now. Ivan Reitman
[ Accept Agree Away Back Because Been Broader Even Film Get Gross Grotesque Now Part Screen Since Something Sure Thesis Think Though Way]
When a film company is in the red they come to me. Always it is the same. Bela Lugosi
[ Always Come Company Film Red Same]
I really want to do more mature, artistic, twisted, edgy films. That is my goal. Lucas Grabeel
[ Artistic Edgy Films Goal Mature More Really Twisted Want]
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]
Being horrible in a big film is a quicker nosedive than doing an obscure film and making no money. Renee Zellweger
[ Being Big Doing Film Horrible Making Money Obscure Quicker Than]
I write for somebody who has my own limitations. My reader has a certain difficulty with concentrating, which in my case comes from being a film viewer. Manuel Puig
[ Being Case Certain Comes Concentrating Difficulty Film Limitations Own Reader Somebody Viewer Which Write]
I think of horror films as art, as films of confrontation. Films that make you confront aspects of your own life that are difficult to face. Just because you're making a horror film doesn't mean you can't make an artful film. David Cronenberg
[ Art Artful Aspects Because Confront Confrontation Difficult Face Film Films Horror Just Life Make Making Mean Own Think Your]
We did this two-week boot camp before we filmed the movie. I got to know everybody in the group and we became friends. We got really tight throughout those two weeks. Shia LaBeouf
[ Became Before Boot Camp Did Everybody Filmed Friends Got Group Know Movie Really Those Throughout Tight Two Weeks]
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]
I grew up with the television product being old Western serials like Roy Rogers, and John Wayne and Gary Cooper, and many others were my favorites when I was a young person going to films. Steve Kanaly
[ Being Cooper Favorites Films Gary Going Grew John Many Old Others Person Product Rogers Roy Serials Television Up Wayne Were Western Young]
Being closer to the genesis of this whole period, it captured the importance of the concept of making contact and accurately depicted the paranoia of the time. It's an excellent film. Dwight Schultz
[ Accurately Being Captured Closer Concept Contact Depicted Excellent Film Genesis Importance Making Paranoia Period Time Whole]
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]
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]
The challenge to me as a director was for the audience to see the film as going on in a straight line, so that they did not sense all of these break-ups. I did not want a film to be a collage of all these images. Pedro Almodovar
[ Audience Challenge Collage Did Director Film Going Images Line See Sense Straight These Want]
As much as we'd like to believe that our work is great and that we're infallible, we're not. Hollywood movies are made for the audience. These are not small European art films we're making. Harold Ramis
[ Art Audience Believe European Films Great Hollywood Infallible Made Making Movies Much Our Small These Work]
The doctors say it dates back to a film where I had these huge prosthetic breasts because my character was breast-feeding. The weight of them, and of the baby, did my back in. Anna Friel
[ Baby Back Because Breasts Character Dates Did Doctors Film Had Huge Prosthetic Say Them These Weight Where]
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]
But with my last film, Spider it was agony. The money was always disappearing, nobody got paid, it was very difficult - and it's very distracting from the process of making the movie, of course. So I think things have been getting harder and harder. David Cronenberg
[ Agony Always Been Course Difficult Disappearing Distracting Film Getting Got Harder Last Making Money Movie Nobody Paid Process Spider Things Think Very]
There is also a strong following among the urbanites on the East Coast when it comes to martial arts films. Donnie Yen
[ Also Among Arts Coast Comes East Films Following Martial Strong]
It was in New York, and I've always wanted to film in New York. And the writer was a teenage friend of mine. We did youth theatre together when we were 16 and always had a dream of making a film together. And ten years later, we've done it. So it's great. Rosamund Pike
[ Always Did Done Dream Film Friend Great Had Later Making Mine New Teenage Ten Theatre Together Wanted Were Writer Years York Youth]
Movies and television shows based on comic books constitute the worst single genre in the history of filmed entertainment (with the exception of porn). John Podhoretz
[ Based Books Comic Constitute Entertainment Exception Filmed Genre History Movies Shows Single Television Worst]
There's such good people out there where there filmmaking world is alive. Josh Lucas
[ Alive Filmmaking Good Out Such Where World]
The idea of dying and coming back is what makes the Halloween films work. Donald Pleasence
[ Back Coming Dying Films Halloween Idea Makes Work]
As far as I was concerned, either I was a homosexual or I wasn't, so making films would change nothing. Claude Chabrol
[ Change Concerned Either Far Films Homosexual Making Nothing Would]
By drawing or exposing two or more patterns on the same bit of film I can create harmony and textual effects. Norman McLaren
[ Bit Create Drawing Effects Exposing Film Harmony More Patterns Same Textual Two]
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]
Working on the film really made me confront my opinions about change and gentrification. Jim McKay
[ Change Confront Film Made Opinions Really Working]
I'm over there filming in South Africa now, and two in five are HIV-positive now. Not many people know that. Bruce Davison
[ Africa Filming Five Know Many Now Over South Two]
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]
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]
I became a real Shell Motor Oil expert, and I did this 25-minute film. It turned out really well and, as a result, they offered me more work and lots of commercials to direct. Renny Harlin
[ Became Commercials Did Direct Expert Film Lots More Motor Offered Oil Out Real Really Result Shell Turned Well Work]
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]
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 will be doing a film called Whispers, for Disney. It's about elephants, and doesn't have any people in it. It will be a live action film - I don't know how much I can say about it, since I still don't know too much about it. Trevor Rabin
[ Action Any Called Disney Doing Elephants Film How Know Live Much Say Since Still Too Whispers Will]
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]
We used to go to the pictures every Saturday night but we had to leave a little bit early and get home and watch Match of the Day - and my wife still complains she missed the last five minutes of every film we saw. Brian Clough
[ Bit Complains Day Early Every Film Five Get Go Had Home Last Leave Little Match Minutes Missed Night Pictures Saturday Saw She Still Used Watch Wife]
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 don't film messages. I let the post office take care of those. Bernardo Bertolucci
[ Care Film Messages Office Post Take Those]
It is a very unusual sector and the one thing I would ask of them is to understand that for most of them one-third of their films are being financed by the taxpayer and that carries huge accountability and responsibility. Estelle Morris
[ Accountability Ask Being Carries Films Financed Huge Most One-Third Responsibility Sector Taxpayer Their Them Thing Understand Unusual Very Would]
I think that films or indeed any art work should be made in a way that they are infinitely viewable; so that you could go back to it time and time again, not necessarily immediately but over a space of time, and see new things in it, or new ways of looking at it. Peter Greenaway
[ Again Any Art Back Could Films Go Immediately Indeed Infinitely Looking Made Necessarily New Over See Should Space Things Think Time Way Ways Work]
I wanted to go to Rome. I got an offer to do an Italian film and I went. David Naughton
[ Film Go Got Italian Offer Rome Wanted Went]
I am hoping to film another ad in the summer for Carte Noire. David Ginola
[ Ad Am Another Carte Film Hoping Summer]
I want to make films that make a difference. I want to be out and hope that that will make things better for gay people and for myself. I hope one day I can start to make the kind of projects or be involved with kind of projects that can really make a difference. Jill Bennett
[ Better Day Difference Films Gay Hope Involved Kind Make Myself Out Projects Really Start Things Want Will]
You look back on films sometimes and if they have not been as all-out successful as you anticipated you try to find reasons why maybe it didn't come off for audiences as well as you would have liked. Robert Wise
[ All-Out Anticipated Audiences Back Been Come Films Find Liked Look Maybe Off Reasons Sometimes Successful Try Well Why 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]
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]
Kenya doesn't have much of an infrastructure for hosting a film. Ralph Fiennes
[ Film Hosting Infrastructure Kenya Much]
The biggest challenge was trying to convey the story of the making of a film that isn't finished yet - and which won't be finished until the third film, The Return of the King, reaches our cinemas towards the end of 2003! Brian Sibley
[ Biggest Challenge Cinemas Convey End Film Finished King Making Our Reaches Return Story Third Towards Trying Until Which Won Yet]
I've concentrated for a long time on English films because I've got two kids but my oldest son is 11 and I think I'm going to be away for about four months of year now. Sadie Frost
[ Away Because Concentrated English Films Four Going Got Kids Long Months Now Oldest Son Think Time Two Year]
I do what I do because of Walt Disney - his films and his theme park and his characters and his joy in entertaining. John Lasseter
[ Because Characters Disney Entertaining Films His Joy Park Theme Walt]
Our music over the years has been very cinematic. It's surprising we never really got into film soundtracks. Martin Gore
[ Been Cinematic Film Got Into Music Never Our Over Really Soundtracks Surprising Very Years]
Playing in front of an audience was just such a turn-on for me, and you have 200 people in the audience and it's like doing live theater. And filming something that goes to millions of people several weeks later, it's an interesting dynamic. Jenna Elfman
[ Audience Doing Dynamic Filming Front Goes Interesting Just Later Live Millions Playing Several Something Such Theater Weeks]
The real trouble with film school is that the people teaching are so far out of the industry that they don't give the students an idea of what's happening. Brian De Palma
[ Far Film Give Happening Idea Industry Out Real School Students Teaching Trouble]
I did the occasional odd film, like Endless Love. Shirley Knight
[ Did Endless Film Love Occasional Odd]
My best film composing experience was with Elia Kazan. Alex North
[ Best Composing Experience Film Kazan]
This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country. Clint Eastwood Movies
[ Cost Could Country Film Invaded Kind Million Money Some]
I like films to be complete in their written form. Patrice Leconte
[ Complete Films Form Their Written]
John is a cottage industry in Baltimore and the city opens its doors for him whenever he is making a new film. Mink Stole
[ Baltimore City Cottage Doors Film Him Industry John Making New Opens Whenever]
In this way, some film schools can be destructive. Richard King
[ Destructive Film Schools Some Way]
What I remember myself from films, and what I love about films, is specific scenes and characters. Harmony Korine
[ Characters Films Love Myself Remember Scenes Specific]
Once a film is made and it exists, someone somewhere is going to watch it and that is kind of the magic of it all. Donal Logue
[ Exists Film Going Kind Made Magic Once Someone Somewhere Watch]
All the great novels, all the great films, all the great dramas are fictions that actually tell us the truth about us or about human nature or about human situations without being tied into the minutia of documentary events. Otherwise we might as well just make documentaries. Jeremy Northam
[ Actually Being Documentaries Documentary Dramas Events Fictions Films Great Human Into Just Make Might Nature Novels Otherwise Situations Tell Tied Truth Us Well Without]
In any film there's always a historical implication. Oliver Stone
[ Always Any Film Historical Implication]
My private life has nothing to do with my films. Fritz Lang
[ Films Life Nothing Private]
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]
Crimes of Passion, which is one of the best films I've done, will live strongly in my resume, even though it didn't do well. Kathleen Turner
[ Best Crimes Done Even Films Live Passion Resume Strongly Though Well Which Will]
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]
Look, I'm just a storyteller. When I make a film, I never want the film to become a vehicle of social propaganda. Norman Jewison
[ Become Film Just Look Make Never Propaganda Social Storyteller Vehicle Want]
Other times you can get showy for three minutes, and that's OK with certain films. But that isn't right with an Ang Lee movie, you have to fit right in. You have to understand Ang, respect him and be part of the team and not be in charge of it - he is in charge of it. Dennis Muren
[ Ang Certain Charge Films Fit Get Him Lee Minutes Movie Ok Other Part Respect Right Showy Team Three Times Understand]
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]
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]
In this film, we took a helicopter up and showed London as a vista, which is not very often done. Mel Smith
[ Done Film Helicopter London Often Showed Took Up Very Vista Which]
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]
Films made in the spirit of the past continued to be made. Andrzej Wajda
[ Continued Films Made Past Spirit]
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 truly believe that all power corrupts. Such is probably the thinking behind every political film ever made in Hollywood. Elia Kazan
[ Behind Believe Corrupts Ever Every Film Hollywood Made Political Power Probably Such Thinking Truly]
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]
My father comes from a generation of film that actors my age don't even know about, which is really sad. Amber Tamblyn
[ Actors Age Comes Even Father Film Generation Know Really Sad Which]
When I go to where I was getting excellent parts in movies I may have taken a few too soon, too anxious to go back to work and to anxious to make another film and to succeed more. Dabney Coleman
[ Another Anxious Back Excellent Few Film Getting Go Make May More Movies Parts Soon Succeed Taken Too Where Work]
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]
That's when it really came together for me that I was in a Bond film, to have my own spy car! Rick Yune
[ Bond Came Car Film Own Really Spy Together]
I mark a script like an exam, and I try not to do anything under 50 per cent. Similarly with the part. And also film is a peculiar thing, parts don't necessarily read in script form anything like as well as they can do when it comes to materialising. John Hurt
[ Also Anything Cent Comes Exam Film Form Mark Necessarily Part Parts Peculiar Per Read Script Similarly Thing Try Under Well]
When you make a film like this, you must have the highest expectations of your audience. Having worked in situations where we have the lowest expectations of our audience. Atom Egoyan
[ Audience Expectations Film Having Highest Lowest Make Must Our Situations Where Worked Your]
Before I started doing the film and when I found out I was going to be doing it, I just decided to pump up on the whole cardio stuff. Just in terms of stamina. Parminder Nagra
[ Before Decided Doing Film Found Going Just Out Pump Stamina Started Stuff Terms Up Whole]
I made the film in spite of Harvey, not because of Harvey. Daniel Day-Lewis
[ Because Film Harvey Made Spite]
You see, I have many friends in the Hindi film industry. Kabir Bedi
[ Film Friends Hindi Industry Many See]
The key fact missed most often by social scientists utilizing documentary films for data, is this: documentary films are not found or reported things; they're made things. Bruce Jackson
[ Data Documentary Fact Films Found Key Made Missed Most Often Reported Scientists Social Things Utilizing]
I'd like to do a piece of Shakespeare. Any upcoming Shakespeare film. Just a bit to say I did a classic. Jim Varney
[ Any Bit Classic Did Film Just Piece Say Shakespeare Upcoming]
In fact, I had a series of offers which would have brought me a lot of money to make films and package TV programs. There were people who said to me, we'll put a million dollars in your bank account tomorrow, which is a hard thing to turn down. Roone Arledge
[ Account Bank Brought Dollars Down Fact Films Had Hard Lot Make Million Money Offers Package Programs Put Said Series Thing Tomorrow Turn Tv Were Which Would Your]
I can say, hands down, 'Annapolis' is the most challenging film I've ever taken on. Tyrese Gibson
[ Challenging Down Ever Film Hands Most Say Taken]
It took me a long time to film the plastic bag, and then I had to get the cut of the scene right. But if you find it as beautiful as the character does, then suddenly it becomes a different movie, and so did he as a character. Sam Mendes
[ Bag Beautiful Becomes Character Cut Did Different Does Film Find Get Had Long Movie Plastic Right Scene Suddenly Then Time Took]
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]
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]
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]
I do love the films I've done in the past. I work hard in my movies and my friends work hard and we're trying to make people laugh and I'm very proud of that. Adam Sandler
[ Done Films Friends Hard Laugh Love Make Movies Past Proud Trying Very Work]
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]
Stax was rejoicing in the difference in who we are, and that's what you see in the film. Ted Lange
[ Difference Film Rejoicing See Stax]
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]
I would loathe to work on modern films. Julie Harris
[ Films Loathe Modern Work Would]
My whole goal was to be able to work in television and film and maintain a normal life, never be in a tabloid. Pauley Perrette
[ Able Film Goal Life Maintain Never Normal Tabloid Television Whole Work]
In most films music is brought in at the end, after the picture is more or less locked, to amplify the emotions the filmmaker wants you to feel. Ken Burns
[ After Amplify Brought Emotions End Feel Filmmaker Films Less Locked More Most Music Picture Wants]
We're making a commercial Hindi film catering to all types of audiences. Sanjay Dutt
[ Audiences Catering Commercial Film Hindi Making Types]
I love caper films. Steven Soderbergh
[ Films Love]
There was a strange atmosphere on the set because we were filming in this large house, which was used for troubled children. You'd go in and find walls had been burnt down. The building was charged with this history and it stayed with us throughout the filming. Beatrice Dalle
[ Atmosphere Because Been Building Burnt Charged Children Down Filming Find Go Had History House Large Set Stayed Strange Throughout Troubled Us Used Walls Were Which]
They have some pretty tough gun laws in Japan, as they do in any other civilized country in the world, and they're not killing each other off with firearms. You have very violent films in Europe, yet it's not causing the mayhem we see in our streets routinely here. Michael D. Barnes
[ Any Causing Civilized Country Each Europe Films Firearms Gun Here Japan Killing Laws Mayhem Off Other Our Pretty Routinely See Some Streets Tough Very Violent World Yet]
I moved to LA and decided to do films and television, mainly because the theater in New York is totally dead. Shirley Knight
[ Because Dead Decided Films La Mainly Moved New Television Theater Totally York]
Ten years ago I was not heavily involved in the film world but on reflection it was a boom time with the mineral boom happening, so there was immense growth for industrial training films, documentaries to do with the mining, and the outback world. Ann Macbeth
[ Ago Boom Documentaries Film Films Growth Happening Heavily Immense Industrial Involved Mineral Mining Reflection Ten Time Training World Years]
We couldn't generalize on the people. Some of them were known to be tough guys and they didn't say much, but some of them were kind of soft-headed, but they did that. That was an East German film. James Stockdale
[ Did East Film Generalize German Guys Kind Known Much Say Some Them Tough Were]
I'd forgotten I'd done the anime called Spirited Away, the English version of a Japanese film. David Ogden Stiers
[ Anime Away Called Done English Film Forgotten Japanese Spirited Version]
When on the set of a film, you have to play natural for entire scenes in a very unnatural environment. You have to express emotions and interact with other actors and also use your voice. Helena Christensen
[ Actors Also Emotions Entire Environment Express Film Interact Natural Other Play Scenes Set Unnatural Use Very Voice Your]
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]
One good thing about acting in film is that it's good therapy. Denzel Washington
[ Acting Film Good Therapy Thing]
The difference - the fundamental difference between theater acting and film acting is that film acting is disjunctive. James Lipton
[ Acting Between Difference Film Fundamental Theater]
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]
I think every director has a different take, some are good, some are bad. The directors you get on best with sometimes don't make the best films, so who's to say who is right. Tim Roth
[ Bad Best Different Director Directors Every Films Get Good Make Right Say Some Sometimes Take Think]
The idea that every time you do a film you're supposed to be tortured confuses me. I mean, guys who say, 'Oh, it's really tough, my character is really suffering' -come on. For us, even in the rotten ones we've had a good time. I don't think you have to suffer. George Clooney
[ Character Confuses Even Every Film Good Guys Had Idea Mean Oh Ones Really Rotten Say Suffer Suffering Supposed Think Time Tortured Tough Us]
Many people will say, well, clothes should be worn; but I think people can look at them in public, like seeing a film. I think museum exhibitions are very important. Issey Miyake
[ Clothes Exhibitions Film Important Look Many Museum Public Say Seeing Should Them Think Very Well Will Worn]
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 think it's always harder in a film to convey intimacy. Patricia Clarkson
[ Always Convey Film Harder Intimacy Think]
I think if you look at the themes that are presented in the film, some are inherently social, and I think that any film which deals with the family is dealing with the smallest social unit in our society - and in a sense it is a question of scope. Atom Egoyan
[ Any Dealing Deals Family Film Inherently Look Our Presented Question Scope Sense Smallest Social Society Some Themes Think Unit Which]
So, where's the Cannes Film Festival being held this year? Christina Aguilera Movies
[ Being Cannes Festival Film Held Where Year]
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]
Historically, filmmakers always fall in love with every frame, but now that even neophytes are given final cut, this love affair carries with it serious economic implications. Peter Bart
[ Affair Always Carries Cut Economic Even Every Fall Filmmakers Final Frame Given Historically Implications Love Now Serious]
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]
At the end of the film Val suggests there may be a way to rejoin the living, when he says, 'Let's see if we're able to live among the living, walk among the living.' Dwight Yoakam
[ Able Among End Film Live Living May Rejoin Says See Suggests Val Walk Way]
If I fail, the film industry writes me off as another statistic. If I succeed, they pay me a million bucks to fly out to Hollywood and fart. George A. Romero
[ Another Bucks Fail Fart Film Fly Hollywood Industry Million Off Out Pay Statistic Succeed Writes]
My very, very first professional job was when I was 19 years old - I got a job doing an educational industrial film on Shell Motor Oil's oil products. I really put my heart into it - I wrote a script for it, I did a lot of research. Renny Harlin
[ Did Doing Educational Film First Got Heart Industrial Into Job Lot Motor Oil Old Products Professional Put Really Research Script Shell Very Wrote Years]
Fundamentally I feel that there is as much difference between the stage and the films as between a piano and a violin. Normally you can't become a virtuoso in both. Ethel Barrymore
[ Become Between Both Difference Feel Films Fundamentally Much Normally Piano Stage Violin Virtuoso]
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]
We've seen so many films now, that you have to be on par with the best films that have preceded you. You just can't make any movie and it will be good. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Any Best Films Good Just Make Many Movie Now Par Preceded Seen Will]
I was never a villain on the stage. I always played strong, sympathetic types. My first stage role with a speaking part, believe it or not, was as a priest. It wasn't until I began acting in films that the producers and directors saw me primarily as a bizarre villain. Conrad Veidt
[ Acting Always Began Believe Bizarre Directors Films First Never Part Played Priest Primarily Producers Role Saw Speaking Stage Strong Sympathetic Types Until Villain]
I wanted to do - there was this film called 'Magic' that Anthony Hopkins did. And the director wanted me. The writer wanted me. Joe Levine said no, I don't want any comedians in this. Gene Wilder
[ Anthony Any Called Comedians Did Director Film Hopkins Joe Levine Magic Said Want Wanted Writer]
Each time you do a film you gain a lot of experience and build a visual resume where people get to know who you are. Pam Grier
[ Build Each Experience Film Gain Get Know Lot Resume Time Visual Where]
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]
Yes, I was hired by Universal because they needed a comedy director. They had seen Scandal and liked it. I saw an opportunity even in those comedies to begin my project of American films. Douglas Sirk
[ American Because Begin Comedies Comedy Director Even Films Had Hired Liked Needed Opportunity Project Saw Scandal Seen Those Universal Yes]
In France they spend six months training policemen, then they give them a gun and put them on the streets, and I don't know that that's enough. The film's not against the police - although I think that if someone wants to be a cop there's got to be a problem. Mathieu Kassovitz
[ Against Although Cop Enough Film France Give Got Gun Know Months Police Policemen Problem Put Six Someone Spend Streets Them Then Think Training Wants]
The best reason to make a film is that you feel passionately about it. Jodie Foster
[ Best Feel Film Make Passionately Reason]
And we had the perhaps unfair advantage of not having to worry about what an audience was gonna think. We were in a vacuum. We were making little short films, really. Rick Moranis
[ Advantage Audience Films Gonna Had Having Little Making Perhaps Really Short Think Unfair Vacuum Were Worry]
The film of tomorrow will not be directed by civil servants of the camera, but by artists for whom shooting a film constitutes a wonderful and thrilling adventure. Francois Truffaut
[ Adventure Artists Camera Civil Constitutes Directed Film Servants Shooting Thrilling Tomorrow Whom Will Wonderful]
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]
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]
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]
This is really a difficult time to be in films. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Difficult Films Really Time]
I will not cut my film because, because, because, because of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Emir Kusturica
[ Because Cut Film Oz Will Wizard Wonderful]
Television and film are our libraries now. Our history books. David Strathairn
[ Books Film History Libraries Now Our Television]
In the film, I'm not very mobile, like in the space suit. Verne Troyer
[ Film Mobile Space Suit Very]
I think ultimately if you have a very high expectation of your audience and you know exactly what it is you're trying to express through the medium of film, there will always be an audience for you. Atom Egoyan
[ Always Audience Exactly Expectation Express Film High Know Medium Think Through Trying Ultimately Very Will Your]
Mystery Men you can take grandma, you can take everyone to see this film. Kel Mitchell
[ Everyone Film Grandma Men Mystery See Take]
In truth, making films doesn't feel like hard work because I always have such a good time doing it. Christian Slater
[ Always Because Doing Feel Films Good Hard Making Such Time Truth Work]
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]
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]
I didn't go to classes there, but ended up at the Cinematheque, and there it opened up even wider because there I saw a variety of films from all over the world. Jim Jarmusch
[ Because Classes Ended Even Films Go Opened Over Saw Up Variety Wider World]
Doing films in Latin America is like an act of faith. I mean, you really have to believe in what you're doing because if not, you feel like it's a waste of time because you might as well be doing something that at least pays you the rent. Gael Garcia Bernal
[ Act America Because Believe Doing Faith Feel Films Latin Least Mean Might Pays Really Rent Something Time Waste Well]
This is one of the factors that also made me very much want to make this film, apart from the fact that I loved it. If the boy hadn't been Jewish and the man hadn't been Muslim, it wouldn't have made any difference to the film. I don't think it's relevant, really. Omar Sharif
[ Also Any Apart Been Boy Difference Fact Factors Film Hadn Jewish Loved Made Make Man Much Muslim Really Relevant Think Very Want]
The filmmaking process is a very personal one to me, I mean it really is a personal kind of communication. It's not as though its a study of fear or any of that stuff. David Cronenberg
[ Any Communication Fear Filmmaking Kind Mean Personal Process Really Study Stuff Though Very]
I was able to lean on people for favors and things to help out because their budget was so low. It was half of what John Travolta's perk package is on a film. Our whole budget was half of what his staff makes on a film. James Woods
[ Able Because Budget Favors Film Half Help His John Lean Low Makes Our Out Package Perk Staff Their Things Travolta Whole]
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]
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]
People gave us everything for free. We were allowed only so much film per picture, but there was no limit to the creativity. I like to say that they let us loose like wild dogs in the streets of Paris. Helmut Newton
[ Allowed Creativity Dogs Everything Film Free Gave Limit Loose Much Only Paris Per Picture Say Streets Us Were Wild]
I've made several films that haven't been shown. Kenneth Anger
[ Been Films Haven Made Several Shown]
Filmmakers are going to make films, just like painters are going to paint. Richard Linklater
[ Filmmakers Films Going Just Make Paint Painters]
I had developed this habit of writing scenarios as a hobby. I would find out which stories had been sold to be made into films and I would write my own treatment and then compare it. Satyajit Ray
[ Been Compare Developed Films Find Habit Had Hobby Into Made Out Own Scenarios Sold Stories Then Treatment Which Would Write Writing]
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]
I'm actually part of a number of minorities. I grew up being a horribly awkward kid. A terrible student. And now I find myself as a filmmaker, and you feel kind of alone in the world because you're separate from everyone else. Bryan Singer
[ Actually Alone Awkward Because Being Else Everyone Feel Filmmaker Find Grew Horribly Kid Kind Minorities Myself Now Number Part Separate Student Terrible Up World]
I did not make this a long film for its own sake. I wanted to make an entertaining film and offer it out there for those who want to see it. If word of mouth suggests there is an audience out there, hopefully their cinema will show it. Kenneth Branagh
[ Audience Cinema Did Entertaining Film Hopefully Long Make Mouth Offer Out Own Sake See Show Suggests Their Those Want Wanted Will Word]
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]
There's so many things I want to do. I want to work with great filmmakers, great actors, great scripts. And there's no reason for me to do anything short of that, because I'm 24, I don't have a family, I don't need to make tons of money, and I'm not dying to get famous. Tobey Maguire
[ Actors Anything Because Dying Family Famous Filmmakers Get Great Make Many Money Need Reason Scripts Short Things Tons Want Work]
Throughout my career, when I was finished with the drawing for one film I would go up to the story department and help develop sequences. Sometimes these were for scenes that I would animate later on. Marc Davis
[ Animate Career Department Develop Drawing Film Finished Go Help Later Scenes Sequences Sometimes Story These Throughout Up Were Would]
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]
For instance, when I go to the premiere on Tuesday I probably won't watch the film at all - I'll be watching the audience just to see their reaction to different moments, what I'm doing right and what I'm doing wrong, stuff like that. Devon Sawa
[ Audience Different Doing Film Go Instance Just Moments Premiere Probably Reaction Right See Stuff Their Tuesday Watch Watching Won Wrong]
Being a good television screenwriter requires an understanding of the way film accelerates the communication of words. Steven Bochco
[ Being Communication Film Good Requires Screenwriter Television Understanding Way Words]
When I am shooting a film I never think of how I want to shoot something; I simply shoot it. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Am Film How Never Shoot Shooting Simply Something Think Want]
You could get in rehearsals, pre-production, anything that would actually contribute to the understanding of how a film gets made. I actually find those things increase people's interest in a movie and like that better than worrying about showing the tricks behind the curtain. Jay Roach
[ Actually Anything Behind Better Contribute Could Curtain Film Find Get Gets How Increase Interest Made Movie Pre-Production Rehearsals Showing Than Things Those Tricks Understanding Worrying Would]
If a film is very clever and well-written, that's what gives you freedom as a director. Patrice Leconte
[ Clever Director Film Freedom Gives Very Well-Written]
If you're expecting an intellectual film, then you will be disappointed. Barry Pepper
[ Disappointed Expecting Film Intellectual Then Will]
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]
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]
I read cover to cover every jazz publication that I could and in the New York Times, every single day reading their jazz reviews even though I didn't put them in the films. I wanted to know what is going on. Ken Burns
[ Could Cover Day Even Every Films Going Jazz Know New Publication Put Read Reading Reviews Single Their Them Though Times Wanted York]
I think it will bring back discussion about Columbine. When Columbine happened it was the topic of the week, and we shouldn't have just moved on to something else. Whether people like the film or not, it's going to make them think about what happened. John Robinson
[ Back Bring Discussion Else Film Going Happened Just Make Moved Something Them Think Topic Week Whether Will]
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 filmmakers who I'm pining to work for aren't ringing my phone off the hook. Sean Astin
[ Filmmakers Hook Off Phone Pining Ringing Work]
Film is a lark to me - thank God I don't have to make a living from it. Huey Lewis
[ Film God Lark Living Make Thank]
I've made seventeen or eighteen films now, only two of which have been original screenplays, all the others have been based on short stories or novels, and I find the long short story ideal for adaptation. Satyajit Ray
[ Adaptation Based Been Eighteen Films Find Ideal Long Made Novels Now Only Original Others Screenplays Seventeen Short Stories Story Two Which]
And that's another reason to make this movie: We can put plays on film now, at a relatively small cost, and they will reach an audience they would never have reached otherwise. Dustin Hoffman
[ Another Audience Cost Film Make Movie Never Now Otherwise Plays Put Reach Reached Reason Relatively Small Will Would]
My secret ambition was always to provide music for animation films: something with an Indian theme, either a fairy tale or mythological tale or on the Krishna theme. I still have a very deep desire, but these sorts of chances don't always come. Ravi Shankar
[ Always Ambition Animation Chances Come Deep Desire Either Fairy Films Indian Krishna Music Mythological Provide Secret Something Sorts Still Tale Theme These Very]
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]
For me, the filmmaking has to be about the dramaturgy. Neil Jordan
[ Filmmaking]
TV's hard work. I don't know how the hell Angela Lansbury survived doing 'Murder, She Wrote' all those years. And sure, everyone wants to be Bruce Willis or George Clooney - they want to be in film for the range of characters you get to play. Christopher Meloni
[ Angela Bruce Characters Clooney Doing Everyone Film George Get Hard Hell How Know Murder Play Range She Sure Survived Those Tv Want Wants Work Wrote Years]
Your own barometer is all you have to go by, and often what makes a good director is knowing when not to say something. On occasions you can find yourself on a film set where the person who is wearing the director's hat is only trying to justify his position. Gary Oldman
[ Barometer Director Film Find Go Good Hat His Justify Knowing Makes Occasions Often Only Own Person Position Say Set Something Trying Wearing Where Your Yourself]
I think we probably will end up in America because he would be giving up much more to come and live here. If you want to work in film, that's really where you have to be. But I'm not sure that being an ex-pat is very good for one's sense of self. Emily Mortimer
[ America Because Being Come End Film Giving Good Here Live More Much Probably Really Self Sense Sure Think Up Very Want Where Will Work Would]
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]
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]
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]
My focus never wavered; I never accepted the film was not going to be finished. Dougray Scott
[ Accepted Film Finished Focus Going Never Wavered]
No I didn't audition, I didn't even know David Lynch till the week before I started the film. Richard Farnsworth
[ Audition Before David Even Film Know Lynch Started Till Week]
When I became the chair of the British Film Institute, I didn't understand how much of my time would be taken up with trying to make a case for the British Film Institute: what it's for, why it exists, why it needs its money. Anthony Minghella
[ Became British Case Chair Exists Film How Institute Make Money Much Needs Taken Time Trying Understand Up Why Would]
I mean, it was a mummy movie. It was a good film independent of its source. It that looks like Lawrence of Arabia on steroids in a lot of ways. Brendan Fraser
[ Arabia Film Good Independent Lawrence Looks Lot Mean Movie Mummy Source Steroids Ways]
I have come close to producing films. But generally by the time they hit the screen, there's about 50 people with producer credits, so what's the point. I usually find scripts I like with no money attached and take them to producers that I know and try to raise finance. Tim Roth
[ Attached Close Come Credits Films Finance Find Generally Hit Know Money Point Producer Producers Producing Raise Screen Scripts Take Them Time Try Usually]
I made so many films which were more important, but the only one people ever want to talk about is that one with Bogart. Ingrid Bergman
[ Bogart Ever Films Important Made Many More Only Talk Want Were Which]
I don't really pay attention to the filmmaker thing. Jason Mewes
[ Attention Filmmaker Pay Really Thing]
Since Star Wars, that film's success led to bigger budgets, more hardware, that the great movies like the ones I did, which were studio movies, are now independent movies. They range from half a million to several million, and a lot of those have very interesting roles. Faye Dunaway
[ Bigger Budgets Did Film Great Half Hardware Independent Interesting Led Lot Million More Movies Now Ones Range Roles Several Since Star Studio Success Those Very Wars Were Which]
The whole series is black-and-white, so when I went to shoot one of the women I only had black-and-white film with me. She had reddish hair and was a very pretty girl, a nice girl. Helmut Newton
[ Black-And-White Film Girl Had Hair Nice Only Pretty Series She Shoot Very Went Whole Women]
I want to direct films, because I am a painter and a sculptor and I've done a lot of writing. Xander Berkeley
[ Am Because Direct Done Films Lot Painter Sculptor Want Writing]
I was a little bit wary of playing Nicholas. In the script, which I think is true of the novel and the film, he's the only character not singing and dancing in a musical style. Playing someone who is the personification of good is a little difficult. Charlie Hunnam
[ Bit Character Dancing Difficult Film Good Little Musical Nicholas Novel Only Personification Playing Script Singing Someone Style Think True Wary Which]
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]
The strange thing is that since I've been offered lots of films I think that maybe they think that I've sold out to Hollywood. Which is not the case if anybody's listening. Brenda Blethyn
[ Anybody Been Case Films Hollywood Listening Lots Maybe Offered Out Since Sold Strange Thing Think Which]
The director is planning on titling the film 'Yummy Fur' so we are probably planning on changing the title of the book to 'Yummy Fur' to match the film. Chester Brown
[ Book Changing Director Film Fur Match Planning Probably Title]
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]
I'm Godless. I've had to make my God, and my God is narrative filmmaking. Darren Aronofsky
[ Filmmaking God Godless Had Make Narrative]
From my experience as an actor, choreographer, action director, and producer, I understand the elements and the dynamics of being a film maker. Donnie Yen
[ Action Actor Being Choreographer Director Dynamics Elements Experience Film Maker Producer Understand]
All you have to do is to look like crap on film and everyone thinks you're a brilliant actress. Actually, all you've done is look like crap. Helen Mirren
[ Actress Actually Brilliant Crap Done Everyone Film Look Thinks]
I turned down twelve films last year... Huge money films, but I had no respect for the writer or the work. Shia LaBeouf
[ Down Films Had Huge Last Money Respect Turned Twelve Work Writer Year]
I remember in 1968 when we were in Cannes, in the festival, and we were supposed to be there 10 days, and the second day the festival collapsed because the French, you know, film-makers raised the red flag in the festival and ended the festival. Milos Forman
[ Because Cannes Collapsed Day Days Ended Festival Film-Makers Flag French Know Raised Red Remember Second Supposed Were]
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]
The great mystery is why robots come off so well in science-fiction films when the human characters are often so astoundingly wooden. John Podhoretz
[ Characters Come Films Great Human Mystery Off Often Robots Science-Fiction Science-Fiction Well Why Wooden]
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]
I would have to say honestly I was very pleased to be in a film whether it was good or bad with De Niro, Norton and Brando even if I don't have any scenes with them, I thought it was pretty good company to keep. Angela Bassett
[ Any Bad Brando Company De Even Film Good Honestly Keep Niro Norton Pleased Pretty Say Scenes Them Thought Very Whether Would]
Today you have something like A Film by Joe Harry. That is patently asinine and ridiculous. Elmer Bernstein
[ Asinine Film Harry Joe Patently Ridiculous Something Today]
As a matter of principle, I always come to a film like a blank slate, I don't learn my lines in advance. With this approach, I feel clean. Jeanne Moreau
[ Advance Always Approach Blank Clean Come Feel Film Learn Lines Matter Principle Slate]
I think I can try the film world out for a while. Kristanna Loken
[ Film Out Think Try While World]
When you do bigger films, the financiers take more risks. Dougray Scott
[ Bigger Films Financiers More Risks Take]
It's funny how a film about a murderous old English toff can help you. Jim Broadbent
[ English Film Funny Help How Murderous Old]
Film people are coming into TV, because they can't get any work. Delta Burke
[ Any Because Coming Film Get Into Tv Work]
The great actresses and actors receive awards for great roles in great films. Gloria Stuart
[ Actors Actresses Awards Films Great Receive Roles]
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]
If you look at the game and everything, it's not quite like looking at an animated film, because that's total character. This, this is really movement, but it's got funny little things if you look for the humor. They're actually getting to the character. Don Bluth
[ Actually Animated Because Character Everything Film Funny Game Getting Got Humor Little Look Looking Movement Quite Really Things Total]
Oh, it takes a lot for me to walk out of a film. Stephen Fry
[ Film Lot Oh Out Takes Walk]
It's really hard to say how long the show will last and will continue. I hope it lasts for a very long time. As long as kids watch it, anyway. But beyond this, sure, I would love to be doing film. I'd love to be doing more theater and perhaps even writing. Steve Burns
[ Anyway Beyond Continue Doing Even Film Hard Hope How Kids Last Lasts Long Love More Perhaps Really Say Show Sure Theater Time Very Watch Will Would Writing]
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]
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]
My conception of it was that in a normal film you have a story with different movements that program, develop, go a little bit off the trunk, come back, and end. Neil Jordan
[ Back Bit Come Conception Develop Different End Film Go Little Movements Normal Off Program Story Trunk]
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]
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]
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]
I was really disappointed that Warner Bros. didn't think highly enough of my film or my filmmaking to ask me to make the new Superman. Richard Donner
[ Ask Bros Disappointed Enough Film Filmmaking Highly Make New Really Superman Think Warner]
Larry Kasdan wanted us all there, all the time, even if we weren't filming. JoBeth Williams
[ Even Filming Larry Time Us Wanted Weren]
Shoot a few scenes out of focus. I want to win the foreign film award. Billy Wilder Movies
[ Award Few Film Focus Foreign Out Scenes Shoot Want Win]
Our film examines the heroism, courage and prowess of the Soviet submarine force in ways never seen before. Kathryn Bigelow
[ Before Courage Examines Film Force Heroism Never Our Prowess Seen Soviet Submarine Ways]
If you feel you have a film that's valid, you stick your ass on the line. Nick Nolte
[ Ass Feel Film Line Stick Valid Your]
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]
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]
But now I wish I could back to Stockholm to make international films there. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Back Could Films International Make Now Stockholm Wish]
Usually people like to categorise artists. With my films, I categorise people: if I know which one of my movies you like, I can tell which kind of a person you are. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Artists Films Kind Know Movies Person Tell Usually Which]
So, not for lack of love of language, but because I feel our language is in an enormous state of humiliation, I decided to make films without words. Godfrey Reggio
[ Because Decided Enormous Feel Films Humiliation Lack Language Love Make Our State Without Words]
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]
So if I keep making mistakes on Broadway or tape or film, producing, directing or acting, I can go along and do it - so long as I'm not investing too much capital in these things. Jackie Cooper
[ Acting Along Broadway Capital Directing Film Go Investing Keep Long Making Mistakes Much Producing Tape These Things Too]
My guess is that if they now choose to change of director for every other film, it's just because you can't really change the formula, you can merely try to film it your way. Guy Hamilton
[ Because Change Choose Director Every Film Formula Guess Just Merely Now Other Really Try Way Your]
I decided I was going to give up singing and concentrate on acting, and a result of that, I didn't do another film for two to three years, and I don't blame it on anybody but myself. Bobby Darin
[ Acting Another Anybody Blame Concentrate Decided Film Give Going Myself Result Singing Three Two Up Years]
I'd even say it's a realistic film because that's the way it happens in our heads; that was the idea. Alain Resnais
[ Because Even Film Happens Heads Idea Our Realistic Say Way]
Terry's mother worked in the film industry for many years. She always wanted him to marry an actress. Marta Kristen
[ Actress Always Film Him Industry Many Marry Mother She Terry Wanted Worked Years]
If people take the film and screen it whenever possible for their social and professional networks, we can continue to make a difference. It is one more element we have to use in the ongoing effort to take back our country. Robert Greenwald
[ Back Continue Country Difference Effort Element Film Make More Networks Ongoing Our Possible Professional Screen Social Take Their Use Whenever]
Almost any film that you do is an opportunity to open you up and make you more aware of an area that you might not be thinking about. That's what is kind of cool, or one of the cool things about this profession. Joan Allen
[ Almost Any Area Aware Cool Film Kind Make Might More Open Opportunity Profession Things Thinking Up]
One of the things I really like about Ford's films is how there is always a focus on the way characters live, and not just the male heroes. Ken Burns
[ Always Characters Films Focus Ford Heroes How Just Live Male Really Things Way]
Television and film acting is really fun because you are working with other people and you are not completely responsible for the outcome of the project. Alex Borstein
[ Acting Because Completely Film Fun Other Outcome Project Really Responsible Television Working]
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]
I think the book struck me in a few ways that I thought very interesting to pick it as my first martial arts film. It has a very strong female character and it was very abundant in classic Chinese textures. Ang Lee
[ Abundant Arts Book Character Chinese Classic Female Few Film First Interesting Martial Pick Strong Struck Textures Think Thought Very Ways]
Quite a few movies are starting to film in Florida. Kevin Richardson
[ Few Film Florida Movies Quite Starting]
There are two phases to a movie. First you shoot the movie, and then you make the movie. Generally, post-production is longer than filming. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Filming First Generally Longer Make Movie Phases Post-Production Shoot Than Then Two]
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]
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
[ Act Comes Commercial Expected Film First Generic Language More Out Second Studio System Things Third]
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]
It's the first time that I've ever had an art show based on a film, but it's a photography collage. Val Kilmer
[ Art Based Collage Ever Film First Had Photography Show Time]
There is no other occupation in the world that so closely resembled enslavement as the career of a film star. Louise Brooks
[ Career Closely Enslavement Film Occupation Other Star World]
Pain is temporary, film is forever. Michael J. Fox
[ Film Forever Pain Temporary]
The presentation of hard core pornography, brutality and shocking language, from what I hear, is leaving the public jaded and tired of this kind of film. Pola Negri
[ Brutality Core Film Hard Hear Jaded Kind Language Leaving Presentation Public Shocking Tired]
A filmmaker can never be distant from his roots. Walter Salles
[ Distant Filmmaker His Never Roots]
It's happening right now... it's just not on film, it's not being recorded. Rodney King
[ Being Film Happening Just Now Recorded Right]
Any film I see at two o'clock in afternoon with my mother seems to cast a strange spell that means we both come out sobbing. Jane Birkin
[ Afternoon Any Both Cast Clock Come Film Means Mother Out See Seems Spell Strange Two]
For a London play, rehearsal time would be four weeks for the entire show. In films, I'd spend six weeks on the big dance numbers to get them perfect before the actual shooting. Jessie Matthews
[ Actual Before Big Dance Entire Films Four Get London Numbers Perfect Play Rehearsal Shooting Show Six Spend Them Time Weeks Would]
You know, I don't really do that much looking inside me when I'm working on a project. Whatever I am becomes what that film is. But I change; you change. Steven Spielberg
[ Am Becomes Change Film Inside Know Looking Much Project Really Whatever Working]
I have always done films with friends rather than strangers. Sanjay Dutt
[ Always Done Films Friends Rather Strangers Than]
Even though I was concentrating on that two-week period from September 11th to September 20th, I was seeing the policy for real, happening, that we were talking about in the film. Timothy Bottoms
[ Concentrating Even Film Happening Period Policy Real Seeing September Talking Though 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]
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]
When my friends and I would act out movies as kids, we'd play the guys' roles, since they had the most interesting things to do. Decades later, I can hardly believe my sons and daughter are seeing many of the same limited choices in current films. Geena Davis
[ Act Believe Choices Current Daughter Decades Films Friends Guys Had Hardly Interesting Kids Later Limited Many Most Movies Out Play Roles Same Seeing Since Sons Things Would]
You know, we're not on stage, we're not doing a play, so we don't have a relationship with the audience but going through that process and also just hearing how much people love the film, you feel like you do have a relationship with the audience. Virginia Madsen
[ Also Audience Doing Feel Film Going Hearing How Just Know Love Much Play Process Relationship Stage Through]
There's the concept that if I do this big budget project, then that will help me do the things I really want to do and bring more money to those films. Giovanni Ribisi
[ Big Bring Budget Concept Films Help Money More Project Really Then Things Those Want Will]
Sometimes in films it's nice to have violins on either side, rather than on one side, so you've got more of a stereo picture with the violins. Sometimes it's good to have the basses in the middle. Anne Dudley
[ Either Films Good Got Middle More Nice Picture Rather Side Sometimes Stereo Than Violins]
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]
One of the characteristics of plays that are made into films is that they can be very talky. Tom Wilkinson
[ Characteristics Films Into Made Plays Very]
Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever... it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything. Aaron Siskind
[ After Captured Caught Everything Feeling Film Forever Forgotten Little Long Loving Photography Remembers Things Touching Way]
You would be surprised of films that people just don't see. You know what I mean? I'm always working and I'm a film buff but I'm an old school film buff. Mike Epps
[ Always Buff Film Films Just Know Mean Old School See Surprised Working Would]
In the late 1980s the amount of German films was down to four or five percent of the market, and the remaining 95 percent were American. It is now 20 to 30 percent German productions. Wim Wenders
[ American Amount Down Films Five Four German Late Market Now Percent Productions Remaining Were]
Working with Woody Allen is like filming Howard Hughes's will. It's a very mysterious and strange event. You never get a peek at the whole will. Michael O'Donoghue
[ Allen Event Filming Get Howard Hughes Mysterious Never Peek Strange Very Whole Will Woody Working]
This film, Tomb Raider 2, is a big challenge. It's quite exhausting. Jan de Bont
[ Big Challenge Exhausting Film Quite Raider Tomb]
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]
I've heard about brothers making films, but I've never heard about whole families making films like this. We didn't intend to do it; it wasn't something that we planned - it just gradually happened. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Brothers Families Films Gradually Happened Heard Intend Just Making Never Planned Something Whole]
Every generation deals with the breaking down of its tradition, and I think that they rediscovered the film. Norman Jewison
[ Breaking Deals Down Every Film Generation Rediscovered Think Tradition]
So I was in America and I thought I'll stick around while I'm here and just see what happens. The next film I did was High Art, so I guess it started with a sort of vague idea but really just a fantasy. Radha Mitchell
[ America Around Art Did Fantasy Film Guess Happens Here High Idea Just Next Really See Sort Started Stick Thought Vague While]
If you don't generate tension in the film to begin with... you can't really make a purse out of a sow's ear, you know. Dennis Weaver
[ Begin Ear Film Generate Know Make Out Purse Really Sow Tension]
I like the variety. But basically my choice of films is a small intimate film. Quiet film, no action, just people in relationships. That's what I like the most. Jerry Goldsmith
[ Action Basically Choice Film Films Intimate Just Most Quiet Relationships Small Variety]
The DC 9/11: Time of Crisis film was hard to get the part; I had to audition three times. It was very serious and very sobering. We studied and tried to re-create all the stuff that we all saw that day. Timothy Bottoms
[ Audition Crisis Day Dc Film Get Had Hard Part Saw Serious Sobering Studied Stuff Three Time Times Tried Very]
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]
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]
The 1980s really ended for me in 1992 with the film Kika. Pedro Almodovar
[ Ended Film Really]
It was the point where things became much more abstract and less literal than in the bulk of the film, which was hardcore rockets and space and planets - all a fairly straightforward evolution from what I had been doing before. Douglas Trumbull
[ Abstract Became Been Before Bulk Doing Evolution Fairly Film Had Hardcore Less Literal More Much Planets Point Rockets Space Straightforward Than Things Where Which]
With Fever, the film was so made for the screen, and there's so much surround sound that was done for the film - enormous detail paid to that. I wasn't thinking video, because I didn't know how it was going to turn out. Alex Winter
[ Because Detail Done Enormous Fever Film Going How Know Made Much Out Paid Screen Sound Surround Thinking Turn Video]
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]
No, I did a film called 'Death and the Compass' as well. Alex Cox
[ Called Compass Death Did Film Well]
I remember one time that I was filming a scene in whych my character rides through Troy on a chariot. I just looked around at this incredible set thinking 'This is the life'. Orlando Bloom
[ Around Character Chariot Filming Incredible Just Life Looked Remember Rides Scene Set Thinking Through Time Troy]
I run upright mostly when I see daylight, so if you watch film you'll see I don't get hit in the chest much. Eric Dickerson
[ Chest Daylight Film Get Hit Mostly Much Run See Upright Watch]
On the first movie we got good reviews, but we were still dealing with genre stuff. It's going away. Judge the movie - is it a good one or a bad one? We know we made a great movie and it's being judged for just being a good film. Avi Arad
[ Away Bad Being Dealing Film First Genre Going Good Got Great Judge Judged Just Know Made Movie Reviews Still Stuff Were]
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'm not a big one for lots of genitals flapping in the films. Campbell Scott
[ Big Films Genitals Lots]
I still think of myself as a stage actor. When I do film and television I try to implement what I was taught to do in theatre, to try to stretch into characters that are far from myself. Tony Shalhoub
[ Actor Characters Far Film Implement Into Myself Stage Still Stretch Taught Television Theatre Think Try]
I considered going to film school; I took a course in film and was very interested in filmmaking as well as film writing. Robert Morgan
[ Considered Course Film Filmmaking Going Interested School Took Very Well Writing]
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]
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]
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]
It's something that I am going over in my head about the whole video game thing, and whether you support violence by being in a film like this. I mean, to me, it's incredibly unreal and it's all about the action, and just explosions. Rosamund Pike
[ Action Am Being Explosions Film Game Going Head Incredibly Just Mean Over Something Support Thing Unreal Video Violence Whether Whole]
These films however, have ambiguity built into them, because it's too easy in film to make a strident work of propaganda or advertising, which are really the same thing anyway, meaning the message is unmistakable. Godfrey Reggio
[ Advertising Ambiguity Anyway Because Built Easy Film Films However Into Make Meaning Message Propaganda Really Same Them These Thing Too Unmistakable Which Work]
I regret not doing a film that I was offered with Clark Gable because the script was not good enough. Leslie Caron
[ Because Clark Doing Enough Film Gable Good Offered Regret Script]
So film music is something I absolutely wanna get involved in. Vanessa Brown
[ Absolutely Film Get Involved Music Something Wanna]
What happens to me is that I am first and foremost a film geek. Guillermo del Toro
[ Am Film First Foremost Geek Happens]
When I said I was going to audition for a film, I got a hearty laugh from all my family. Victoria Abril
[ Audition Family Film Going Got Hearty Laugh Said]
They're all based on factual characters. Well, a good amount of them. That's why I was attracted to this genre anyways, because these characters are so large and cartoonish, they're like caricatures, I just felt that there had to be a film made about them. Guy Ritchie
[ Amount Anyways Attracted Based Because Caricatures Cartoonish Characters Factual Felt Film Genre Good Had Just Large Made Them These Well Why]
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]
Every single Pixar film, at one time or another, has been the worst movie ever put on film. But we know. We trust our process. We don't get scared and say, 'Oh, no, this film isn't working.' John Lasseter
[ Another Been Ever Every Film Get Know Movie Oh Our Pixar Process Put Say Scared Single Time Trust Working Worst]
All the characters in my films are fighting these problems, needing freedom, trying to find a way to cut themselves loose, but failing to rid themselves of conscience, a sense of sin, the whole bag of tricks. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Bag Characters Conscience Cut Failing Fighting Films Find Freedom Loose Needing Problems Rid Sense Sin Themselves These Tricks Trying Way Whole]
I am an independent film-maker first and foremost. I have always cut my own cloth. Mira Nair
[ Always Am Cloth Cut Film-Maker First Foremost Independent Own]
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]
Everybody gets typecast in movies, but you have to make wise choices. I'd say around 90 percent of movie casting is about the way you look, so you have to fight that. If producers had their way, I'd only be in action films, but I'm interested in a more varied career than that. Famke Janssen
[ Action Around Career Casting Choices Everybody Fight Films Gets Had Interested Look Make More Movie Movies Only Percent Producers Say Than Their Typecast Varied Way Wise]
It perhaps has a chance, a commercial chance, this film. It's funny, it's charming, the idea is original, it's unusual and it makes fun of the movie industry in a way that it needs to be poked fun at. Mark Rydell
[ Chance Charming Commercial Film Fun Funny Idea Industry Makes Movie Needs Original Perhaps Poked Unusual Way]
I think a smart person today realizes that you have to be part of the art films that are done just for the sake of the art. Halle Berry
[ Art Done Films Just Part Person Realizes Sake Smart Think Today]
I'm proud of all the movies I've made. They're not sequels, they're not franchises. And the reason I pick my films carefully is that I don't want to spit on my life. I like to think of myself as more than that. Kevin Costner
[ Carefully Films Franchises Life Made More Movies Myself Pick Proud Reason Sequels Spit Than Think Want]
When I was filming 'The Haunting Hour', my co-stars Emily Osment, Brittany Curran and I paid a visit to a haunted house - all dressed up as vampires! We really confused the workers. Cody Linley
[ Brittany Confused Dressed Emily Filming Haunted Haunting Hour House Paid Really Up Vampires Visit Workers]
When I heard about the first Tomb Raider, I was very interested and I would have liked to have directed that. When I was approached for the second film, I was delighted. Jan de Bont
[ Approached Delighted Directed Film First Heard Interested Liked Raider Second Tomb Very Would]
Still, the film nearly didn't happen a number of times. There were great arguments with United Artists about how to reduce the cost because they were nothing if not conscious of the price of the film. John Schlesinger
[ Arguments Artists Because Conscious Cost Film Great Happen How Nearly Nothing Number Price Reduce Still Times United Were]
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]
I brought the film like a flower to the world. Claude Chabrol
[ Brought Film Flower World]
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]
I felt little awkward about taking one boyfriend to see a film starring another boyfriend. Shelley Duvall
[ Another Awkward Boyfriend Felt Film Little See Starring Taking]
Some of my ideas were shot down by Lucasfilm because they stepped on territory that has been reserved for the movies. I didn't have a problem with that. Walter Jon Williams
[ Because Been Down Ideas Movies Problem Reserved Shot Some Stepped Territory Were]
The truth is often terrifying, which I think is one of the motifs of Larry and Andrew's cinema. The cost of knowledge is an important theme. In the second and third films, they explore the consequences of Neo's choice to know the truth. It's a beautiful, beautiful story. Keanu Reeves
[ Andrew Beautiful Choice Cinema Consequences Cost Explore Films Important Know Knowledge Larry Motifs Often Second Story Terrifying Theme Think Third Truth Which]
In Wales it's brilliant. I go to the pub and see everybody who I went to school with. And everybody goes 'So what you doing now?' And I go, 'Oh, I'm doing a film with Antonio Banderas and Anthony Hopkins.' And they go, 'Ooh, good.' And that's it. Catherine Zeta-Jones
[ Anthony Antonio Brilliant Doing Everybody Film Go Goes Good Hopkins Now Oh Ooh Pub School See Wales Went]
I had to go and sing with the musical director of the film, Simon Lee, who is just incredible, and it went great. I sang with him about five things, things we'd worked on. And then I went to sing for Andrew Lloyd Weber. Gerard Butler
[ Andrew Director Film Five Go Great Had Him Incredible Just Lee Lloyd Musical Sang Simon Sing Then Things Went Worked]
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]
I was always a filmmaker before I was anything else. If I was always anything, I was a storyteller, and it never really made much of a difference to me what medium I worked in. Nicholas Meyer
[ Always Anything Before Difference Else Filmmaker Made Medium Much Never Really Storyteller Worked]
I'm just one of those people that if I sit down to watch a horror film, I put my hands over my face and I cry a lot and I don't see half of the film because I'm too upset. Neve Campbell
[ Because Cry Down Face Film Half Hands Horror Just Lot Over Put See Sit Those Too Upset Watch]
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]
It didn't get into Sundance although I showed a rough cut which is a mistake to all filmmakers out there. Donal Logue
[ Although Cut Filmmakers Get Into Mistake Out Rough Showed Sundance Which]
Some people make a great film and then they can't follow up. Woody Harrelson
[ Film Follow Great Make Some Then Up]
All I wanted with that film was to represent the possibility that there might be normal people who are Muslim or Arab with the same fears, responsibilities, hopes. Tony Shalhoub
[ Arab Fears Film Hopes Might Muslim Normal Possibility Represent Responsibilities Same Wanted]
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]
I've been directing for 25 years almost, and I've only directed nine films in that time because I like to be careful. Harold Ramis
[ Almost Because Been Careful Directed Directing Films Nine Only Time Years]
For me, making films is like being on vacation, it's a nice walk. But theatre is like mountaineering. You never know whether you're going to fall off or make it to the top. Isabelle Huppert
[ Being Fall Films Going Know Make Making Mountaineering Never Nice Off Theatre Top Vacation Walk Whether]
Saturday Night Live is such a comedy boot camp in a way, because you get to work with so many different people who come in to host the show and you get thrown into so many situations and learn how to think on your feet, so filmmaking actually feels slow, in a good way. Will Ferrell
[ Actually Because Boot Camp Come Comedy Different Feels Feet Filmmaking Get Good Host How Into Learn Live Many Night Saturday Show Situations Slow Such Think Thrown Way Work Your]
Originally a record producer more or less hired a bunch of professionals to participate in a recording session, the performers and the technicians, and a music director was put in charge. That directly related to a film producer's job. Tony Visconti
[ Bunch Charge Directly Director Film Hired Job Less More Music Originally Participate Performers Producer Professionals Put Record Recording Related Session Technicians]
Sometimes it's more difficult to do very simple, low-key films. Catherine Deneuve
[ Difficult Films Low-Key More Simple Sometimes Very]
I did a film a long time ago with a shaved head and I had the ugliest looking head in the world. Gedde Watanabe
[ Ago Did Film Had Head Long Looking Shaved Time Ugliest World]
I'd like to believe that the people that have supported me in my work or identified with me in films, the people that feel they know me, they do and they don't have misconceptions - they understand. I believe that. Angelina Jolie
[ Believe Feel Films Identified Know Misconceptions Supported Understand Work]
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]
It's hard to see a film that's been made from a book that you really loved because it's such a different experience. Ed Harris
[ Because Been Book Different Experience Film Hard Loved Made Really See Such]
My own personal taste in films as a member of the audience was not completely in line with films I was doing. Rick Moranis
[ Audience Completely Doing Films Line Member Own Personal Taste]
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]
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 thing about film-making is I give it everything, that's why I work so hard. I always tell young actors to take charge. It's not that hard. Sign your own cheques, be responsible. Tom Cruise
[ Actors Always Charge Cheques Everything Film-Making Give Hard Own Responsible Sign Take Tell Thing Why Work Young Your]
This technology will obviously become more prevalent. Who knows what will result? One thing is certain, computer technology will revolutionize the way we tell stories as much as movie film has. Chris Wedge
[ Become Certain Computer Film Knows More Movie Much Obviously Prevalent Result Revolutionize Stories Technology Tell Thing Way Will]
But in fact if you look at film as a metaphor, only through the negative can you have the positive print. What I'm trying to get to is the positive value of negation. Godfrey Reggio
[ Fact Film Get Look Metaphor Negation Negative Only Positive Print Through Trying Value]
I played a definite part in it. I guess the things that I played in films and the way the nudity and the love scenes were handled were really different. Bo Derek
[ Definite Different Films Guess Handled Love Nudity Part Played Really Scenes Things Way Were]
Now having said that, I realize that releasing a film in the real world is like trying to get General Motors to release a handmade car. Godfrey Reggio
[ Car Film General Get Having Motors Now Real Realize Release Releasing Said Trying World]
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]
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 think that the change began... I made a film a few years ago called The Spitfire Grill, and that didn't make much money either, but it was a good film and an independent film. Ellen Burstyn
[ Ago Began Called Change Either Few Film Good Grill Independent Made Make Money Much Spitfire Think Years]
National film industries tend to move in cycles. In Australia right now, we're on a high, a feeling of potential, which as yet shows no sign of flagging. But the word "industry" is misleading. A small national cinema has no industry in the Hollywood sense. Peter Weir
[ Australia Cinema Cycles Feeling Film Flagging High Hollywood Industries Industry Misleading Move National Now Potential Right Sense Shows Sign Small Tend Which Word Yet]
I like black and white films. I don't exactly know why - probably because there is a stylization which is removed from actual life, unlike a color film. Norman McLaren
[ Actual Because Black Color Exactly Film Films Know Life Probably Removed Unlike Which White Why]
I couldn't sleep one night and I was sitting in my office and I realized that I was an independent filmmaker. Darren Aronofsky
[ Filmmaker Independent Night Office Realized Sitting Sleep]
I was very committed to the process of composing, working at poems, putting things together and taking them apart like some kind of experimental filmmaker. David Antin
[ Apart Committed Composing Experimental Filmmaker Kind Poems Process Putting Some Taking Them Things Together Very Working]
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]
As filmmakers, we can show where a person's mind goes, as opposed to theater, which is more to sit back and watch it. Darren Aronofsky
[ Back Filmmakers Goes Mind More Opposed Person Show Sit Theater Watch Where Which]
I'm always struck by the kids who turn up in New York and LA, and places in between. Chicago. Wanting to do theater, wanting to do independent film. Wanting to break into television or radio. Frank Rich
[ Always Between Break Chicago Film Independent Into Kids La New Places Radio Struck Television Theater Turn Up Wanting York]
A woman can be very beautiful and an ideal model and she will photograph incredibly well, but she'll appear in film and it won't work. What works is some fusion of physical beauty with some mental field or whatever you call it. I don't know. Oliver Stone
[ Appear Beautiful Beauty Call Field Film Fusion Ideal Incredibly Know Mental Model Photograph Physical She Some Very Well Whatever Will Woman Won Work Works]
Well, I was getting a lot of money then, and I wasn't getting any Hollywood films, so I just did those. I'd always do a play in between. Whenever I ran low on funds, I'd always rush off to do a movie somewhere. Eli Wallach
[ Always Any Between Did Films Funds Getting Hollywood Just Lot Low Money Movie Off Play Ran Rush Somewhere Then Those Well Whenever]
Film is a collective experience, as you know. Sydney Pollack
[ Collective Experience Film Know]
Working on a film, you don't get time to develop rivalries, but the theatre is like a little village, and the differences between me, Lionel and Georgia grew. Ron Moody
[ Between Develop Differences Film Georgia Get Grew Lionel Little Rivalries Theatre Time Village Working]
It was just crazy opportunity to see that whole world and the competitions that we had in the film, like Long Beach, it was just crazy and so much fun. I felt like I lived all those moments in the movie. John Robinson
[ Beach Competitions Crazy Felt Film Fun Had Just Lived Long Moments Movie Much Opportunity See Those Whole World]
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]
Cocteau is someone who has made such a profound impression on me that there's no doubt he's influenced every one of my films. Jacques Rivette
[ Doubt Every Films Impression Influenced Made Profound Someone Such]
Can you imagine what it would be like if all the Aussie film talent was able to make Australian stories? Yahoo Serious
[ Able Aussie Australian Film Imagine Make Stories Talent Would]
Truth is, we offered it to Tom Hanks, which pretty much every movie in America does, but Tom passed. Billy Bob said that Hanks recently called and said he's voting for all of us for Oscars, he loved the film. Peter Berg
[ America Billy Bob Called Does Every Film Hanks Loved Movie Much Offered Oscars Passed Pretty Recently Said Tom Truth Us Voting Which]
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]
A woman in Mexico wanted me to heal her. But I can't heal anybody. I just put my hand on her and said, 'Thank you for seeing the film.' Jim Caviezel
[ Anybody Film Hand Heal Her Just Mexico Put Said Seeing Thank Wanted Woman]
James Caan told me at the end of filming 'Elf' that he had been waiting through the whole film for me to be funny - and I never was. Will Ferrell
[ Been Elf End Film Filming Funny Had James Never Through Told Waiting Whole]
For me everything in the film was gradually building, becoming more emotional, so it helped. At the end of it all I was emotionally drained. At that point I took Rose's view, that this has to happen, there's nothing I can do about it. Camilla Belle
[ Becoming Building Drained Emotional Emotionally End Everything Film Gradually Happen Helped More Nothing Point Rose Took View]
Because of the power of television, I was visible to everybody all over the world. But there are many things in the theater that are more fulfilling and that I look forward to doing more. But really, I love it all: theater, film, television. Charlotte Rae
[ Because Doing Everybody Film Forward Fulfilling Look Love Many More Over Power Really Television Theater Things Visible World]
Sometimes you like the personal adventure implicit in the making of a film, and sometimes you like your part in a film, and sometimes you like the final result. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Adventure Film Final Implicit Making Part Personal Result Sometimes Your]
In the theater, you go from point A to point Z, building your performance as the evening progresses. You have to relinquish that control on a film. Gwyneth Paltrow
[ Building Control Evening Film Go Performance Point Progresses Relinquish Theater Your]
You just can't make any movie and it will be good now. This is a really a difficult time to be in films. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Any Difficult Films Good Just Make Movie Now Really Time Will]
My mother told me I was begging her to be an actor when I was four. My father and my grandfather saw at least one or two movies a week; they were film buffs, so I guess it just rubbed off on me. And now it's kind of become a way of life for me. Giovanni Ribisi
[ Actor Become Begging Father Film Four Grandfather Guess Her Just Kind Least Life Mother Movies Now Off Rubbed Saw Told Two Way Week Were]
The structural thinking I use in the concert hall is unnecessary to most film projects, and most film composers make better use of the enormous range of pop and other materials and techniques required of them than I probably would, faced with the same challenge. John Corigliano
[ Better Challenge Composers Concert Enormous Faced Film Hall Make Materials Most Other Pop Probably Projects Range Required Same Structural Techniques Than Them Thinking Unnecessary Use Would]
The most attention I get is in a book store or video shop when I go to the foreign film section. Sometimes that can be fun, but usually those women want to talk about philosophy or something very dense. It's not like they're tearing off my shirt, you know. Tobey Maguire
[ Attention Book Dense Film Foreign Fun Get Go Know Most Off Philosophy Section Shirt Shop Something Sometimes Store Talk Tearing Those Usually Very Video Want Women]
Fortunately, both television adaptations and the film I've been involved with are pieces of work that I'm proud of, so I'm very happy for people to focus on them. Jenny Agutter
[ Adaptations Been Both Film Focus Fortunately Happy Involved Pieces Proud Television Them Very Work]
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]
It seems that the small movies are a little more risky and cutting-edge. You've got your big commerce and you've got your small films that you're more passionate about. Robert Patrick
[ Big Commerce Cutting-Edge Films Got Little More Movies Passionate Risky Seems Small Your]
When I come home and I'm tired from filming all day, I expect her to be there and make sure everything is cool for me. You know, like drawing my bath and helping me into bed. Oliver Reed
[ Bath Bed Come Cool Day Drawing Everything Expect Filming Helping Her Home Into Know Make Sure Tired]
I watch these actors who when you go to buy a pint of milk you see them smiling on the cover of 20 magazines. Then when you see them in a film it's hard to believe the character because you just see them everywhere. Charlie Hunnam
[ Actors Because Believe Buy Character Cover Everywhere Film Go Hard Just Magazines Milk Pint See Smiling Them Then These Watch]
Filmmakers and critics wrote about each other and sometimes very harshly. This no longer exists. Wim Wenders
[ Critics Each Exists Filmmakers Harshly Longer Other Sometimes Very Wrote]
Substantially fewer films will be produced over the next year or two. And a significant portion of the production costs of the reduced slate will be borne by hedge funds and other investment groups. Peter Bart
[ Borne Costs Fewer Films Funds Groups Hedge Investment Next Other Over Portion Produced Production Reduced Significant Slate Substantially Two Will Year]
And doing a film in that period, and having to really celebrate what they wore back then, how they sat and how they spoke. You know, what the etiquette was back then for a lady. All of those things are like putting on a wig and transforming yourself, which I love. Charlize Theron
[ Back Celebrate Doing Etiquette Film Having How Know Lady Love Period Putting Really Sat Spoke Then Things Those Transforming Which Wig Wore Yourself]
I write box notes for Kino International, which specializes in distributing foreign films. Bruce Bennett
[ Box Distributing Films Foreign International Notes Which Write]
The film is a romance with songs and dances, aimed at a family audience. Sanjay Dutt
[ Aimed Audience Dances Family Film Romance Songs]
Many times I felt like I'd do better than what the director did, but some of them got a little discouraged because they didn't have full charge of making the film, and sometimes there'd be battles of egos. Ray Harryhausen
[ Battles Because Better Charge Did Director Discouraged Egos Felt Film Full Got Little Making Many Some Sometimes Than Them Times]
I do like to be creative and I'm very lucky that I've been given different areas in which I'm able to do that - whether it be film or television or theatre or whatever. I'm also still into music and recording. Richard O'Brien
[ Able Also Areas Been Creative Different Film Given Into Lucky Music Recording Still Television Theatre Very Whatever Whether Which]
I've been taking my time now between projects looking for stuff that has a little bit more substance, that isn't surface. Some of the films that I've done in the past really were surface. Christian Slater
[ Been Between Bit Done Films Little Looking More Now Past Projects Really Some Stuff Substance Surface Taking Time Were]
Amanda Bynes and I have become close since filming Hairsray. It's so weird because I grew up watching her. Zac Efron
[ Amanda Because Become Close Filming Grew Her Since Up Watching Weird]
I did put on weight for the last half of the film, but the Ferris wheel scene was shot with a harness on me so that if I fell I wouldn't fall all the way. Ryan Gosling
[ Did Fall Fell Ferris Film Half Harness Last Put Scene Shot Way Weight Wheel]
Film-makers should remain true to their principles and never compromise, there is a real revival in the British film industry but there is a danger that we will become colonial servants of Hollywood. We need to maintain our own integrity. Mike Leigh
[ Become British Colonial Compromise Danger Film Film-Makers Hollywood Industry Integrity Maintain Need Never Our Own Principles Real Remain Revival Servants Should Their True Will]
That's easy to answer: I never had any special appetite for filmmaking, but you have to make a living and it is miraculous to earn a living working in film. Alain Resnais
[ Answer Any Appetite Earn Easy Film Filmmaking Had Living Make Miraculous Never Special Working]
Well, I think just the fact that you are making your first film is a huge step. Adrian Lyne
[ Fact Film First Huge Just Making Step Think Well Your]
I don't really enjoy filming. Bill Forsyth
[ Enjoy Filming Really]
Maybe there's a chance to get back to grown-up films. Anything that uses humor and dramatic values to deal with human emotions and gets down to what people are to people. Robert Altman
[ Anything Back Chance Deal Down Dramatic Emotions Films Get Gets Grown-Up Human Humor Maybe Uses Values]
It's disappointing to see films become pure entertainment, so that it's not an art form. Richard Linklater
[ Art Become Disappointing Entertainment Films Form Pure See]
Music is half the film. Matthew Vaughn
[ Film Half Music]
A lot of feature films do two pages a day. Timothy Bottoms
[ Day Feature Films Lot Pages Two]
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]
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 the beginning of film for television. So we had all of these great opportunities. Northwestern was probably the only major film school of its kind at the time that was graduating anybody important. Richard Donner
[ Anybody Beginning Film Graduating Great Had Important Kind Major Northwestern Only Opportunities Probably School Television These Time]
I have watched people who have nothing to do with the film business, but who have become part of the circle for a short period of time. They can be truly devastated when the film wraps and people leave. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Become Business Circle Devastated Film Leave Nothing Part Period Short Time Truly Watched Wraps]
With Dick Smith there, and the words of Peter Shaffer... they've got to be the most beautiful descriptions in music ever written on film or in literature. And we could hear the music accompanying the words... What more can you ask for? F. Murray Abraham
[ Accompanying Ask Beautiful Could Descriptions Ever Film Got Hear Literature More Most Music Peter Smith Words Written]
The more film I watch, the more John Ford looks like a giant. His politics aren't so good, and you have to learn to accept John Wayne as an actor, but he's a poet in black and white. Jonathan Lethem
[ Accept Actor Black Film Ford Giant Good His John Learn Looks More Poet Politics Watch Wayne White]
It's nice that we have all these different films. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Different Films Nice These]
I don't know what my favorite film of mine is... But I think the most important film I was in was 'Glory'. Morgan Freeman
[ Favorite Film Glory Important Know Mine Most Think]
Filmmaking is such a collaborative medium. Daryl Hannah
[ Collaborative Filmmaking Medium Such]
You wouldn't ask Rodin to make an ugly sculpture, or me to make a film with an ugly woman. Roger Vadim
[ Ask Film Make Rodin Sculpture Ugly Woman]
Film acting is really the trick of doing moments. You rarely do a take that lasts more than 20 seconds. You really earn your spurs acting onstage. I needed to do that for myself. I would hate to say at the end of everything that I never did a stage play. Sam Shepard
[ Acting Did Doing Earn End Everything Film Hate Lasts Moments More Myself Needed Never Onstage Play Rarely Really Say Seconds Spurs Stage Take Than Trick Would Your]
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]
A good film script should be able to do completely without dialogue. David Mamet
[ Able Completely Dialogue Film Good Script Should Without]
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]
Though I am still very vulnerable to audiences - and it happens all the time - where for some reason the energy doesn't connect and, since the film is very personal, obviously I am made to feel very vulnerable by that. Atom Egoyan
[ Am Audiences Connect Energy Feel Film Happens Made Obviously Personal Reason Since Some Still Though Time Very Vulnerable Where]
I rent houses in LA when I'm filming. I find the isolation there terrifying. There's nowhere to go, there's nowhere to be with people. I'm not a beach bunny. Kathleen Turner
[ Beach Bunny Filming Find Go Houses Isolation La Nowhere Rent Terrifying]
Some people had fathers who were bankers or farmers, my father made films, that's how I saw it. As for the movie stars, they were just around, some of them were friends, others weren't, it was all just a part of my everyday life. Anjelica Huston
[ Around Bankers Everyday Farmers Father Fathers Films Friends Had How Just Life Made Movie Others Part Saw Some Stars Them Were Weren]
When you look at golf films before us they're all - garbage or satire. A lot of sports films tend to vilify the opposition. Where the opposition becomes this big angry monster, so big you can't beat him. Shia LaBeouf
[ Angry Beat Becomes Before Big Films Garbage Golf Him Look Lot Monster Opposition Satire Sports Tend Us Vilify Where]
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]
The tensions are always based on financial resources. Something like film is very problematic because it is viewed as an art form and also as an industry with a pure commercial base. Ann Macbeth
[ Also Always Art Base Based Because Commercial Film Financial Form Industry Problematic Pure Resources Something Tensions Very Viewed]
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]
Ultimately, it has been a struggle- but I was in Minneapolis and Austin a couple of weeks ago, sitting in theaters with complete strangers watching this weird movie that Kirk and I thought up and I was excited to be making film. Donal Logue
[ Ago Austin Been Complete Couple Excited Film Kirk Making Minneapolis Movie Sitting Strangers Theaters Thought Ultimately Up Watching Weeks Weird]
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]
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]
On film you put all your energies into a single glance. Alan Rickman
[ Energies Film Glance Into Put Single Your]
For me, the film has to be incredibly bad to make me want to pack up and leave. Jacques Rivette
[ Bad Film Incredibly Leave Make Pack Up Want]
Several of the actors I've had the good fortune of working with stand out in my mind as 'ultimate'. I guess the obvious would be Tom Hanks, because he really is as fun and as genuine as he comes across in his films and interviews. Barry Pepper
[ Across Actors Because Comes Films Fortune Fun Genuine Good Guess Had Hanks His Interviews Mind Obvious Out Really Several Stand Tom Ultimate Working Would]
I was only 11 when we filmed the pilot. The idea of a rapper being a star on a sitcom just wasn't heard of. Tatyana Ali
[ Being Filmed Heard Idea Just Only Pilot Rapper Sitcom Star]
Well the Bombay film wasn't always like how it is now. It did have a local industry. There were realistic films made on local scenes. But it gradually changed over the years. Satyajit Ray
[ Always Bombay Changed Did Film Films Gradually How Industry Local Made Now Over Realistic Scenes Well Were Years]
I'm having a vacation, and it's so beautiful, and maybe I'll never get another film idea in my life. Lars von Trier
[ Another Beautiful Film Get Having Idea Life Maybe Never Vacation]
Oh, yes, that never happened to me in my life before. It was a risky film, and I warned the producer. Alain Resnais
[ Before Film Happened Life Never Oh Producer Risky Warned Yes]
I have a nervous breakdown in the film and in one scene I get to stand at the top of the stairs waving an empty sherry bottle which is, of course, a typical scene from my daily life, so isn't much of a stretch. Emma Thompson
[ Bottle Breakdown Course Daily Empty Film Get Life Much Nervous Scene Stairs Stand Stretch Top Typical Waving Which]
I've been fortunate to be in films that are classic, that are going to be around. Samuel L. Jackson
[ Around Been Classic Films Fortunate Going]
I think the record industry, by and large what's left of it, is still totally homophobic. I think it's much less so in the film industry now, but the record industry, it's always been a man's world. Lesley Gore
[ Always Been Film Homophobic Industry Large Left Less Man Much Now Record Still Think Totally World]
I am a film buff. Carol Lynley
[ Am Buff Film]
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]
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]
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]
I wanted to keep exploring... I'm not about to choose a series of movies in which I can use the same bag of tricks and style that I used in the first film. Sam Mendes
[ Bag Choose Exploring Film First Keep Movies Same Series Style Tricks Use Used Wanted Which]
But we had a fantastic coach, Simon Clifford, who runs a British football youth game which teaches Brazilian techniques - which is what we wanted to incorporate into the film. And some of those things we eventually got in. Parminder Nagra
[ Brazilian British Clifford Coach Eventually Fantastic Film Football Game Got Had Incorporate Into Runs Simon Some Teaches Techniques Things Those Wanted Which Youth]
Everybody's a filmmaker today. John Milius Movies
[ Everybody Filmmaker Today]
Lately I did a film called All I Want for Christmas and it was well received. This gave me a new point of view and a new respect for my work as an actress. Sarah Polley
[ Actress Called Christmas Did Film Gave Lately New Point Received Respect View Want Well Work]
I knew you had to go in and audition and maybe they'd hire you, and that's where you start. I had a good understanding about press: that it's the actor's responsibility to publicize his or her films. Laura Dern
[ Actor Audition Films Go Good Had Her Hire His Knew Maybe Press Publicize Responsibility Start Understanding Where]
I feel like I'm a filmmaker; I don't feel I need to yell action and cut. John Cusack
[ Action Cut Feel Filmmaker Need Yell]
I tend to be attracted to characters who are up against a wall with very few alternatives. And the film then becomes an examination of how they cope with very few options. And that's, I guess, what interests me in terms of human behavior. William Friedkin
[ Against Alternatives Attracted Becomes Behavior Characters Cope Examination Few Film Guess How Human Interests Options Tend Terms Then Up Very Wall]
I think you've got to talk to the director, see the director's films and recognise that it's important that the work fits right in and see if as part of the movie. Dennis Muren
[ Director Films Fits Got Important Movie Part Recognise Right See Talk Think Work]
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]
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]
I never liked filming the ads, but they were so well received. Frank Perdue
[ Ads Filming Liked Never Received Well Were]
I think a film set is a quite controlled environment and you feel like you can trust them and it is going to be a safe place to work, but I really don't think about it. Orlando Bloom
[ Controlled Environment Feel Film Going Place Quite Really Safe Set Them Think Trust Work]
The whole year I was in LA I got into telemarketing and learned how to make money. Five years later that skill helped me make my first film. Vin Diesel
[ Film First Five Got Helped How Into La Later Learned Make Money Skill Whole Year Years]
The Academy Awards ceremony is designed to be without irony, but Chris Rock supplied it anyway with filmed movie-theater interviews with black men and women who had never heard of the movies nominated for Best Picture. Suzanne Fields
[ Academy Anyway Awards Best Black Ceremony Chris Designed Filmed Had Heard Interviews Irony Men Movies Never Nominated Picture Rock Supplied Without Women]
I would quite like to do a different accent or play something so different from myself because Olivia, the character I play in this film, is similar to me. Charlotte Church
[ Accent Because Character Different Film Myself Olivia Play Quite Similar Something Would]
Making a film, setting it up and getting it cast and getting it together, is not an easy thing. Daniel Day-Lewis
[ Cast Easy Film Getting Making Setting Thing Together Up]
I'm not in the advertising business, but I think it would be very nice if people went to see the film Hamlet, because it was made with love and integrity. Julie Christie
[ Advertising Because Business Film Hamlet Integrity Love Made Nice See Think Very Went Would]
American films are terribly popular all over the world and American movie stars are terribly important. I don't know why. Vincente Minnelli
[ American Films Important Know Movie Over Popular Stars Terribly Why World]
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]
I prefer to write music for family films. I like people. Alex North
[ Family Films Music Prefer Write]
This film "Hero" talks about the peace of Chinese people. Jet Li
[ Chinese Film Hero Peace Talks]
When I did the film Generations, in which the character died, I felt like a guest for the first time. That made me very sad. William Shatner
[ Character Did Died Felt Film First Generations Guest Made Sad Time Very Which]
You get to the middle of a take that's going really well and the camera will run out of film. They have to stop you, apologize and then you've got to get things going all over again. David Morse
[ Again Apologize Camera Film Get Going Got Middle Out Over Really Run Stop Take Then Things Well Will]
This will be the fourth time I've seen this film. I'm very proud of it and I think it's a great movie for women of any age. And almost every single man I've talked to has admitted to crying. Amber Tamblyn
[ Admitted Age Almost Any Crying Every Film Fourth Great Man Movie Proud Seen Single Talked Think Time Very Will Women]
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 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]
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]
Often while traveling with a camera we arrive just as the sun slips over the horizon of a moment, too late to expose film, only time enough to expose our hearts. Minor White
[ Arrive Camera Enough Expose Film Hearts Horizon Just Late Moment Often Only Our Over Slips Sun Time Too Traveling While]
This fall I'm doing something I've never done before. I'm starring in a film, an independent film. Michael W. Smith
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Hollywood films have become a cesspool of formula and it's up to us to try to change it... I feel like a preacher! But it's really true. I feel personally responsible for the future of American cinema. Me personally. Alexander Payne
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We have to do a film parody for Comic Relief. We can't decide which film to parody at the moment. Any ideas welcome, but not Spiderman owing to costume being too tight. Dawn French
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Everybody wants blockbusters. I like to see a few pictures now and then that have to do with people and have relationships, and that's what I want to do films about. I don't want to see these sci-fi movies, and I don't want to do one of those. I don't understand it. James Garner
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I like doing films and I wish that I could do more but I still have to audition. I don't get offered starring roles in movies even though I've written and starred in a movie. Tim Meadows
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Yes, I would love to play one of the leads in one these movies and have all those challenges and deal with all those complications, but the business being what it is, there is a slot for me in these kinds of films, so I enjoy them, and I enjoy the people that I work with. Joe Morton
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Find your own specific voice in filmmaking and go for it. Either people will get it or they won't and that's what it's all about. Yahoo Serious
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The lifeblood of my career has been independent film. James Woods
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For young filmmakers, Saw is a perfect film. It doesn't cost the GNP of almost every country of the world. Donnie Wahlberg
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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
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There are many applications for which film is going to be better, for a very long time. Antonio Perez
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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
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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
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I want to be an all round entertainer, I want to act, make films, make albums, do whatever I can. Christina Aguilera
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I will never sign anything which makes me have to do more than one film. Matthew Vaughn
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Even though some of the films I've made haven't been particularly commercial, I don't find them failures. Don Johnson
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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
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Just in the past few years - since I've been making movies, which isn't a very long time - you now have a culture that is fascinated and informed about the box office in a way that sometimes filmmakers weren't even. Neil LaBute
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Sometimes I take the watch, or I take the shoes, but usually the souvenir is to take the life you had with those directors, or the crew - the camera person, the lighting person. When you finish a film it's like a little death. You had a family for a bit, and you finish the movie and you probably will never see each other again. Jean Reno
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Television has dried up for my generation, so it's plays and films. Michael Gambon
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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]
He's wrong. That's why his films look so terrible. Bruce Beresford
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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
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I never had a great role in a great film. Gloria Stuart
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I think cinema, movies, and magic have always been closely associated. The very earliest people who made film were magicians. Francis Ford Coppola Movies
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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]
A few nights ago I went to a Hollywood screening of a small independent film made by Sally Kirkland, an old friend of mine who also did terrific job acting in it. There were other actors in it and they were all terrific. Nick Mancuso
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Films and gramophone records, music, books and buildings show clearly how vigorously a man's life and work go on after his "death," whether we feel it or not, whether we are aware of the individual names or not. There is no such thing as death according to our view! Martin Bormann
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I got an agent and went up for the part of my first film, Five Gates to Hell. Shirley Knight
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I went see the horror thriller, Hannibal. I am a massive fan of Anthony Hopkins. He is superb in the film. David Ginola
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You must not demand the failure of your peers, because the more good things that are around in film, in television, in theater - why the better it is for all of us. Jerome Lawrence
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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
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I thought Jack's directing job was the best thing about the film. Harvey Keitel
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I know it's good when I see a smaller film get recognized because it means more publicity for them. When you start producing and directing the movies become a little more like your children. Campbell Scott
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It just seemed to me to be a great story, set back in its time but something that seemed to have relevance for our time. Now that the film is coming out, it looks like we're back in another time where repression of expression is all the rage. Philip Kaufman
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It was not possible to film in California, because all the areas are heavily built up now. Coming to Cape Town is an invitation to step into the past and recreate Los Angeles of the 1930s. Robert Towne
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The film camera's ability to physically move through space, not zoom through space - every time we have a video camera the movement is through zoom; every time we have a film camera it is a physical movement. Atom Egoyan
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Making a film of a work you've played for six weeks gives you intimate knowledge of the character. By the time you go in front of the camera you've worked out the behavior and life of a character. Linda Lavin
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