Quotations that match 'film'.

I look at other filmmakers and see skills in them that I wish I had but I know that I don't. I feel like I have to work really hard to keep myself afloat, doing what I do. But I find it pleasurable. Steven Soderbergh
[ Afloat Doing Feel Filmmakers Find Had Hard Keep Know Look Myself Other Pleasurable Really See Skills Them Wish Work]
I mean they're making remakes of my films and I'm not even dead yet! Why would you want to make a remake? Norman Jewison
[ Dead Even Films Make Making Mean Remake Remakes Want Why Would Yet]
You've got to believe as a filmmaker that if a movie's good enough, it's going to survive; and if it's not, well, it won't. Sam Mendes
[ Believe Enough Filmmaker Going Good Got Movie Survive Well Won]
There is no reason why challenging themes and engaging stories have to be mutually exclusive - in fact, each can fuel the other. As a filmmaker, I want to entertain people first and foremost. If out of that comes a greater awareness and understanding of a time or a circumstance, then the hope is that change can happen. Edward Zwick
[ Awareness Challenging Change Circumstance Comes Each Engaging Entertain Exclusive Fact Filmmaker First Foremost Fuel Greater Happen Hope Mutually Other Out Reason Stories Themes Then Time Understanding Want Why]
I did a film very quickly, and then a lot of work for television, and then I did stage work. Isabelle Huppert
[ Did Film Lot Quickly Stage Television Then Very Work]
There's an unwritten law that you cannot have a Jewish character in a film who isn't 100 percent perfect, or you're labeled anti-Semitic. Spike Lee
[ Anti-Semitic Cannot Character Film Jewish Labeled Law Percent Perfect Unwritten]
I don't believe in an annual dose of film music for the sake of it being film music. If we program film music, it will be because there is a real artistic reason for doing so. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Annual Artistic Because Being Believe Doing Dose Film Music Program Real Reason Sake Will]
In this film George presents issues that are important, essential and vital, whoever you are, about constitutional rights and the bedrock of a democracy. I am drawn to those kinds of stories because they inspire me - they are responsible to a populace and responsible to man. David Strathairn
[ Am Because Bedrock Constitutional Democracy Drawn Essential Film George Important Inspire Issues Kinds Man Populace Presents Responsible Rights Stories Those Vital Whoever]
We don't have a lot of class-conscious filmmaking. Roger Ebert
[ Filmmaking Lot]
I take more jobs when I need more money, if I'm investing in films. I take fewer when I don't. Or if something really good comes along, I usually find a way to do a good job on it in the time that I've got. John Sayles
[ Along Comes Fewer Films Find Good Got Investing Job Jobs Money More Need Really Something Take Time Usually Way]
My three Ps: passion, patience, perseverance. You have to do this if you've got to be a filmmaker. Robert Wise
[ Filmmaker Got Passion Patience Perseverance Ps Three]
At this point in my career, it doesn't bother me much that I'm probably hopelessly typecast. I like to work, and horror films definitely keep me working. Donald Pleasence
[ Bother Career Definitely Films Hopelessly Horror Keep Much Point Probably Typecast Work Working]
I think if you look at Sam Raimi and Jim Cameron, those guys know things about filmmaking that almost nobody knows anymore. They are students of film from when they handmade films themselves, you know cut films with their own hands and razor blades and tape. Dileep Rao
[ Almost Anymore Blades Cameron Cut Film Filmmaking Films Guys Hands Jim Know Knows Look Nobody Own Razor Sam Students Tape Their Themselves Things Think Those]
Perhaps it sounds ridiculous, but the best thing that young filmmakers should do is to get hold of a camera and some film and make a movie of any kind at all. Stanley Kubrick
[ Any Best Camera Film Filmmakers Get Hold Kind Make Movie Perhaps Ridiculous Should Some Sounds Thing Young]
So I used formal techniques to make the film more perceptive emotionally. Alain Resnais
[ Emotionally Film Formal Make More Perceptive Techniques Used]
There are certainly laws and elements that make a film more accessible to mainstream audiences. If you've got Tom Cruise as a strongman, I'm sure it would have larger audiences, but it wouldn't have the same substance. Werner Herzog
[ Accessible Audiences Certainly Cruise Elements Film Got Larger Laws Mainstream Make More Same Substance Sure Tom Would]
You have to contort your body in a certain way to hit a low note. When you're on film, you can't. So you do, in a sense, get to hide behind your voice, which is nice. Will Friedle
[ Behind Body Certain Film Get Hide Hit Low Nice Note Sense Voice Way Which Your]
It takes great skill to tell a compelling story in under 60 seconds. These five directors have mastered the format, using their talent, craft and imagination to provide us with some of the most innovative filmmaking out there today. Michael Apted
[ Compelling Craft Directors Filmmaking Five Format Great Imagination Innovative Mastered Most Out Provide Seconds Skill Some Story Takes Talent Tell Their These Today Under Us Using]
A good opening and a good ending make for a good film provide they come close together. Federico Fellini
[ Close Come Ending Film Good Make Opening Provide Together]
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]
A film director has to get a shot, no matter what he does. We're desperate people. Elia Kazan
[ Desperate Director Does Film Get Matter Shot]
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]
I like to work. I enjoy once a year, doing a film. Hope Davis
[ Doing Enjoy Film Once Work Year]
No, I'm not a comic book guy. I'm pretty fascinated with the subculture though and I do think that the world of comic books is such a natural transition into film. Donal Logue
[ Book Books Comic Fascinated Film Guy Into Natural Pretty Subculture Such Think Though Transition World]
My focus never wavered; I never accepted the film was not going to be finished. Dougray Scott
[ Accepted Film Finished Focus Going Never Wavered]
But, I've made films in Japan, in Yugoslavia, all over Europe, all over the United States, Mexico, but not Hollywood. Sydney Pollack
[ Europe Films Hollywood Japan Made Mexico Over States United Yugoslavia]
Yeah, I'd be happy to go back to Mexico or Japan to make another film. Alex Cox
[ Another Back Film Go Happy Japan Make Mexico Yeah]
I also don't like films that are made just to make money, no this kind of film I don't like. Dario Argento
[ Also Film Films Just Kind Made Make Money]
The money is better in films and television. But in terms of acting, theatre is more rewarding. Christopher Eccleston
[ Acting Better Films Money More Rewarding Television Terms Theatre]
There's a personal story of my own that I will write at some point, and it's a film that I will happily make. It could very well be the next thing I do, unless someone shows me something great. Harold Ramis
[ Could Film Great Happily Make Next Own Personal Point Shows Some Someone Something Story Thing Unless Very Well Will Write]
At least I know that one film-maker in my career has had the initiative to come to me and thought of me as being capable of doing interesting and complicated work, and so I have a new-found belief that other film-makers will see me in a different way, the way that Patty did. Charlize Theron
[ Being Belief Capable Career Come Complicated Did Different Doing Film-Maker Film-Makers Had Initiative Interesting Know Least Other Patty See Thought Way Will Work]
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]
They are just 100 per cent bear, whereas human beings feel we're not 100 per cent human, that we're always letting ourselves down. We're constantly striving towards something, to some fulfilment. Stephen Fry
[ Always Bear Beings Cent Constantly Down Feel Fulfilment Human Just Letting Ourselves Per Some Something Striving Towards Whereas]
The film of tomorrow will resemble the person who made it, and the number of spectators will be proportional to the number of friends the director has. Francois Truffaut
[ Director Film Friends Made Number Person Proportional Resemble Spectators Tomorrow Will]
Public notice does not necessarily accord with internal fulfilment. Michael Tippett
[ Accord Does Fulfilment Internal Necessarily Notice Public]
Mr. Disney and his staff were constantly scouting for great stories to bring to life on film. Annette Funicello
[ Bring Constantly Disney Film Great His Life Mr Scouting Staff Stories Were]
Oh, it takes a lot for me to walk out of a film. Stephen Fry
[ Film Lot Oh Out Takes Walk]
It is gorgeously shot, and Andrew believes that the old school way of making films in the best way. Meaning: you have a story, and you stick to the story. You don't change and alter the story because of people who've invested in it and what to put product in a shot. Michael Berryman
[ Alter Andrew Because Believes Best Change Films Invested Making Meaning Old Product Put School Shot Stick Story Way]
I'm not going to spend two years on a film or four years on an opera if I don't feel like I can put my own self into it. That doesn't mean it has to be about myself. Julie Taymor
[ Feel Film Four Going Into Mean Myself Opera Own Put Self Spend Two Years]
Yeah, I'm certainly a lot more confident on this one than I was one the last one, which I think can be a good thing and a bad thing. But, at least I slept while making this film. Guy Ritchie
[ Bad Certainly Confident Film Good Last Least Lot Making More Slept Than Thing Think Which While Yeah]
Altman works in such an interesting way, letting things occur in the film even if he didn't particularly plan them. Julie Christie
[ Altman Even Film Interesting Letting Occur Particularly Plan Such Them Things Way Works]
I found it very difficult to explain to someone why you did a film. It's not like having a conversation. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Conversation Did Difficult Explain Film Found Having Someone Very Why]
In the '80s, I can't say that Amy and I were aware of an independent film community. We could only get a certain amount of money for our pictures, which made them low budget movies, but they were distributed through studios. Griffin Dunne
[ Amount Amy Aware Budget Certain Community Could Distributed Film Get Independent Low Made Money Movies Only Our Pictures Say Studios Them Through Were Which]
That's where I got my start and where I'll continue to work, but I can't tell you the number of films between Drugstore Cowboy and Curly Sue that I auditioned for and wanted that didn't choose me. Kelly Lynch
[ Auditioned Between Choose Continue Cowboy Drugstore Films Got Number Start Sue Tell Wanted Where Work]
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]
Yes, there is some thought about making a film of My Name Is Asher Lev. Chaim Potok
[ Film Making Name Some Thought Yes]
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]
I love caper films. Steven Soderbergh
[ Films Love]
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]
Although it is a fantasy film, it's as real as it can be. You have to imagine that an audience will buy their ticket to a cinema and get on a first-class flight and journey to Middle Earth. Orlando Bloom
[ Although Audience Buy Cinema Earth Fantasy Film First-Class Flight Get Imagine Journey Middle Real Their Ticket Will]
I like the fact that major studios have been attempting horror films recently. Richard King
[ Attempting Been Fact Films Horror Major Recently Studios]
I'm just trying to tell a good story and make thought-provoking, entertaining films. I just try and draw upon the great culture we have as a people, from music, novels, the streets. Spike Lee
[ Culture Draw Entertaining Films Good Great Just Make Music Novels Story Streets Tell Try Trying Upon]
They do think it is a big summer movie and that's why they want to give it a great chance, but they don't want to go up against Spider-Man 2 or some of the other big movies, the $100 million films that are coming up. David R. Ellis
[ Against Big Chance Coming Films Give Go Great Million Movie Movies Other Some Spider-Man Summer Think Up Want Why]
I think that there's a lot more freedom in the low budget, the independent films where, unfortunately, you don't have the money, necessarily, to get the orchestras in there to play a lot of stuff. But, you have a lot more freedom, very often. Danny Elfman
[ Budget Films Freedom Get Independent Lot Low Money More Necessarily Often Orchestras Play Stuff Think Unfortunately Very Where]
Directing is creating a whole. You're able to combine different elements and create a film that is unique and true to your vision. Tim Robbins
[ Able Combine Create Creating Different Directing Elements Film True Unique Vision Whole Your]
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]
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]
The French have got to understand that a film is so expensive that it can no longer afford to be regional or even national in scope. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Afford Even Expensive Film French Got Longer National Regional Scope Understand]
The director is the only person who knows what the film is about. Satyajit Ray
[ Director Film Knows Only Person]
So I told Robert from the start that if we couldn't get Charles and Max to take part, but especially Charles, that I didn't want to make the film. So would he call his mother and talk to Charles and see if Charles would at all be interested. Terry Zwigoff
[ Call Charles Especially Film Get His Interested Make Max Mother Part Robert See Start Take Talk Told Want Would]
In independent film you tend to have stories that involve more of a community, and the smaller characters are important to the story. David Morse
[ Characters Community Film Important Independent Involve More Smaller Stories Story Tend]
I think they quite like me when I work because I'm one of the safer directors to back, because even if my films don't bring their costs in back home, once they're shown outside of India they manage to cover the costs. Satyajit Ray
[ Back Because Bring Costs Cover Directors Even Films Home India Manage Once Outside Quite Safer Shown Their Think Work]
Filmgoers are starved for new ideas, voices and visions. Robert Redford
[ Ideas New Starved Visions Voices]
Encouraging people to believe in it was the most important thing of all. It's one of the reasons I was always uncomfortable whenever film crews came on the set to shoot things. I didn't want our make-believe to be exposed. Patrick Stewart
[ Always Believe Came Crews Encouraging Exposed Film Important Make-Believe Most Our Reasons Set Shoot Thing Things Uncomfortable Want Whenever]
Certainly, a lot of the films I've worked on have ended up good movies, but they haven't always been the best experiences. Frances McDormand
[ Always Been Best Certainly Ended Experiences Films Good Haven Lot Movies Up Worked]
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]
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]
For the first two weeks of filming, I remember bristling at some of the occurrences on the set, none of which directly involved me. Then I surrendered to the environment, to Michael's method, and became much happier, even though no one knew what to expect. Madeleine Stowe
[ Became Directly Environment Even Expect Filming First Happier Involved Knew Method Michael Much None Occurrences Remember Set Some Surrendered Then Though Two Weeks Which]
Except here it's more power, more energy, younger and also in Europe it's still not only entertainment. Theater or films are looked at as a moral institution. That's why maybe they're so poetic. Here it's clear entertainment. Maximilian Schell
[ Also Clear Energy Entertainment Europe Except Films Here Institution Looked Maybe Moral More Only Poetic Power Still Theater Why Younger]
When I attack a role, be it TV, film or stage, the first thing I say is, I don't want to know anything. If it's good I don't want to hear it; if it's bad I don't want to hear it. The only thing either thing can do is distract me. I like to stay focused. Cicely Tyson
[ Anything Attack Bad Distract Either Film First Focused Good Hear Know Only Role Say Stage Stay Thing Tv Want]
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 met John when I was 18 and I was in my first John Waters film when I was 19. Mink Stole
[ Film First John Met Waters]
I think every age has a medium that talks to it more eloquently than the others. In the 19th century it was symphonic music and the novel. For various technical and artistic reasons, film became that eloquent medium for the 20th century. Walter Murch
[ Age Artistic Became Century Eloquent Eloquently Every Film Medium More Music Novel Others Reasons Symphonic Talks Technical Than Think Various]
You see, the interesting thing about books, as opposed, say, to films, is that it's always just one person encountering the book, it's not an audience, it's one to one. Paul Auster
[ Always Audience Book Books Encountering Films Interesting Just Opposed Person Say See Thing]
Film, I think, is my medium. Pia Zadora
[ Film Medium Think]
I made a French film called "Merry Christmas" which is a very European film. It's a World War I piece. Diane Kruger
[ Called Christmas European Film French Made Merry Piece Very War Which World]
I come from an everyday middle class family in India. The film industry reached us only through our television sets and cinema halls. Lavrenti Lopes
[ Cinema Class Come Everyday Family Film Halls India Industry Middle Only Our Reached Sets Television Through Us]
I watch old school film so that I can learn so much that I just sort of miss all the new stuff. Mike Epps
[ Film Just Learn Miss Much New Old School Sort Stuff Watch]
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]
I had very strong feelings, so the chance to make a film that deals in an imaginative way with stuff you care tremendously about is a real high. It's a really amazing thing to be able to do. Jonathan Demme
[ Able Amazing Care Chance Deals Feelings Film Had High Imaginative Make Real Really Strong Stuff Thing Tremendously Very Way]
I knew nothing about martial arts. And I don't really like it! But in the film, I not only had to pretend that I knew all about it, I had to be the best at it. That was very difficult. Ziyi Zhang
[ Arts Best Difficult Film Had Knew Martial Nothing Only Pretend Really Very]
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]
Although I enjoyed writing Film Music it was always a means to an end, in that it enabled me to keep a wife and family and write my classical music, which has always been my passion. Malcolm Arnold
[ Although Always Been Classical Enabled End Enjoyed Family Film Keep Means Music Passion Which Wife Write Writing]
Being a kid growing up with Kurosawa films and watching Sergio Leone movies just made me love what it could do to you, and how it could influence you - make you dream. Antoine Fuqua
[ Being Could Dream Films Growing How Influence Just Kid Kurosawa Leone Leone Love Made Make Movies Sergio Up Watching]
I am much more involved in the filmmaking experience on Mag Seven. I'm much more involved in story elements, casting decisions, the writing of the show, the blocking of the scenes. Michael Biehn
[ Am Blocking Casting Decisions Elements Experience Filmmaking Involved More Much Scenes Seven Show Story Writing]
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]
When you make a film, you like to run it with an audience. They tell you you're narrow-minded or subjective, or that seems too long, or that doesn't work. Richard Donner
[ Audience Film Long Make Narrow-Minded Run Seems Subjective Tell Too Work]
Actually I did, because I saw the film like everyone else, ten years ago and I remembered some of it. I just wanted to see it, to kind of remember the tone a little bit. Julianne Moore
[ Actually Ago Because Bit Did Else Everyone Film Just Kind Little Remember Remembered Saw See Some Ten Tone Wanted Years]
I wish I knew what was next. I got this movie without planning to. I'm really excited to be continuing in film because it's a great job but I have my portfolio and resume for any other opportunity. Colleen Haskell
[ Any Because Continuing Excited Film Got Great Job Knew Movie Next Opportunity Other Planning Portfolio Really Resume Wish Without]
I did a film which was considered an independent movie with Dustin Hoffman and Andy Garcia called Confidence, and that's the type of film I was willing to take a chance on that because of the caliber of people involved with the film. Morris Chestnut
[ Andy Because Caliber Called Chance Confidence Considered Did Dustin Film Garcia Hoffman Independent Involved Movie Take Type Which Willing]
Fahrenheit 9/11 took public domain information that should have been on the news every night and put it in a film that a lot of people went to see. But still Bush has never had to answer those charges. John Sayles
[ Answer Been Bush Charges Domain Every Film Had Information Lot Never News Night Public Put See Should Still Those Took Went]
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]
Both me and Edgar are firm believers in never underestimating or talking down to an audience, and giving an audience something to do, to give them something which is entirely up to them to enter into the film and find these hidden things and whatever. Simon Pegg
[ Audience Believers Both Down Edgar Enter Entirely Film Find Firm Give Giving Hidden Into Never Something Talking Them These Things Underestimating Up Whatever Which]
As far as I know, if you take your time, write a good script and make a good film, then give the audience time, they will accept it. Ajay Devgan
[ Accept Audience Far Film Give Good Know Make Script Take Then Time Will Write Your]
I like films that are well-written and concise and with not a lot of room for improvisation. Patrice Leconte
[ Concise Films Improvisation Lot Room Well-Written]
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]
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]
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 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]
On the contrary a film can promote the idea of change without any political message whatsoever but in its form and language can tell people that they can change their lives and contribute to progressive changes in the world. Wim Wenders
[ Any Change Changes Contrary Contribute Film Form Idea Language Lives Message Political Progressive Promote Tell Their Whatsoever Without World]
Well, a special screening was set up for government officials, so they didn't have to see the experience of going to see the film. They certainly aren't going to the projects to see for themselves the situation. Mathieu Kassovitz
[ Certainly Experience Film Going Government Officials Projects Screening See Set Situation Special Themselves Up Well]
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]
I just want the opportunity to continue to do great films, play great characters and work with great people. Moira Kelly
[ Characters Continue Films Great Just Opportunity Play Want Work]
We are here predominantly to support independent filmmakers and their needs. We are also here to assist people actually in their production, non-commercial people in their production. Ann Macbeth
[ Actually Also Assist Filmmakers Here Independent Needs Non-Commercial Predominantly Production Support Their]
I'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]
Film is fragmented and gets into lots of other people's hands. There are a lot of pleasures that theatre gives me. You get to perform uninterrupted. Willem Dafoe
[ Film Fragmented Get Gets Gives Hands Into Lot Lots Other Perform Pleasures Theatre Uninterrupted]
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 had just had small parts in other films, and I'd worked with a lot of directors in TV. Sally Kellerman
[ Directors Films Had Just Lot Other Parts Small Tv Worked]
On a Chinese film you just give orders, no one questions you. Here, you have to convince people, you have to tell them why you want to do it a certain way, and they argue with you. Democracy. Ang Lee
[ Argue Certain Chinese Convince Democracy Film Give Here Just Orders Questions Tell Them Want Way Why]
It's an incredible privilege for an actor to look into the camera. It's like looking right into the heart of the film, and you can't take that lightly. Emily Watson
[ Actor Camera Film Heart Incredible Into Lightly Look Looking Privilege Right Take]
Film is the most expensive, highest risk industry in the world. Ann Macbeth
[ Expensive Film Highest Industry Most Risk World]
But John Landis wrote a good relationship which is really what the film's about. A very straightforward young woman who's very sure of herself and she meets a young man who needs some taking care of. Jenny Agutter
[ Care Film Good Herself John Landis Man Meets Needs Really Relationship She Some Straightforward Sure Taking Very Which Woman Wrote Young]
The film was fair to his musical achievement and gave him every opportunity to explain himself. Martin Bashir
[ Achievement Every Explain Fair Film Gave Him Himself His Musical Opportunity]
People go to see a film because it's a great story and it's visually exciting to watch. Dougray Scott
[ Because Exciting Film Go Great See Story Visually Watch]
The work I did in Vertigo meant nothing if no one cared about the movie. Luckily, Vertigo had a revival and people had begun to recognize there was something special and it gained in reputation. But it just as well could have ended up rotting in film cans somewhere. Kim Novak
[ Begun Cans Cared Could Did Ended Film Gained Had Just Luckily Meant Movie Nothing Recognize Reputation Revival Rotting Something Somewhere Special Up Vertigo Well Work]
A very receptive state of mind... not unlike a sheet of film itself - seemingly inert, yet so sensitive that a fraction of a second's exposure conceives a life in it. Minor White
[ Conceives Exposure Film Fraction Inert Itself Life Mind Receptive Second Seemingly Sensitive Sheet State Unlike Very Yet]
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]
It would be great to make a movie that had the style of a great '30's film. Laura Dern
[ Film Great Had Make Movie Style Would]
I suppose the most fun I had was on the second film. David Prowse
[ Film Fun Had Most Second Suppose]
A l lot of films I've done are essentially about women who are finding their voice, women who don't know themselves well. Meg Ryan
[ Done Essentially Films Finding Know Lot Their Themselves Voice Well Women]
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]
The last person to stand still and repeat himself was Walt Disney. He refused to repeat himself. So to think that he'd be making the same kind of film in the year 2001 that he made in 1941 is absurd. Leonard Maltin
[ Absurd Disney Film Himself Kind Last Made Making Person Refused Repeat Same Stand Still Think Walt Year]
It's also a question of finding good material and interesting roles. I'm not the only actress out there, and good parts just don't fall into your lap that easily. But I like most of the films I've made recently and so I'm pretty positive about the future. Winona Ryder
[ Actress Also Easily Fall Films Finding Future Good Interesting Into Just Lap Made Material Most Only Out Parts Positive Pretty Question Recently Roles Your]
A neighborhood friend showed me how it was possible to go to a camera shop and pick up chemicals for pennies... literally... and develop your own film and make prints. Leonard Nimoy
[ Camera Chemicals Develop Film Friend Go How Literally Make Neighborhood Own Pennies Pick Possible Prints Shop Showed Up Your]
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]
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]
I really don't consider myself to be a conventional Hollywood star. I've never really been marketed by the big studios to do mass market box office films. Laura Dern
[ Been Big Box Consider Conventional Films Hollywood Market Marketed Mass Myself Never Office Really Star Studios]
Console game publishing has become more like theatrical release film-making and it is very hard if you are not one of the major publishers, and even for them it is hard unless they are working with major game brands. Trip Hawkins
[ Become Brands Console Even Film-Making Game Hard Major More Publishers Publishing Release Theatrical Them Unless Very Working]
There's an old saying in Hollywood: It's not the length of your film, it's how you use it. Ben Stiller
[ Film Hollywood How Length Old Saying Use Your]
When a scene is being shot, it is very difficult to know what one wants it to say, and even if one does know, there is always a difference between what one has in mind and the result on film. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Always Being Between Difference Difficult Does Even Film Know Mind Result Say Scene Shot Very Wants]
One of the biggest mistakes a photographer can make is to look at the real world and cling to the vain hope that next time his film will somehow bear a closer resemblance to it. Galen Rowell
[ Bear Biggest Cling Closer Film His Hope Look Make Mistakes Next Photographer Real Resemblance Somehow Time Vain Will World]
In most of the European countries - France stands out in its resistance to this particular form of American cultural imperialism - the national film industries were forced onto the defensive after the war by such binding agreements. Fredric Jameson
[ After Agreements American Binding Countries Cultural Defensive European Film Forced Form France Imperialism Industries Most National Onto Out Particular Resistance Stands Such War Were]
The filmmakers always have a great level of control. John Milius
[ Always Control Filmmakers Great Level]
We had two cameras, so they could turn it on and shoot as much as we wanted. You don't have to worry about wasting money on film. A lot more takes are possible. Marguerite Moreau
[ Cameras Could Film Had Lot Money More Much Possible Shoot Takes Turn Two Wanted Wasting Worry]
Television and film are our libraries now. Our history books. David Strathairn
[ Books Film History Libraries Now Our Television]
I've held onto little musical sketches that I thought could be useful, and the more time that I spend doing them for each film, then the more I have to draw on. Mike Figgis
[ Could Doing Draw Each Film Held Little More Musical Onto Sketches Spend Them Then Thought Time Useful]
No wonder the film industry started in the desert in California where, like all desert dwellers, they dream their buildings, rather than design them. Arthur Erickson
[ Buildings California Desert Design Dream Dwellers Film Industry Rather Started Than Their Them Where Wonder]
I started when I was eight, doing super 8 films. Guillermo del Toro
[ Doing Eight Films Started Super]
I brought the film like a flower to the world. Claude Chabrol
[ Brought Film Flower World]
Young actors are serious about their work and don't take any time out from it. I'm very serious about my work; there are probably only two films I've done where I had a really good time. Miranda Otto
[ Actors Any Done Films Good Had Only Out Probably Really Serious Take Their Time Two Very Where Work Young]
I was definitely surprised when Talk Radio took off as a play. As a film it has become somewhere between a popular thing and a cult thing. Eric Bogosian
[ Become Between Cult Definitely Film Off Play Popular Radio Somewhere Surprised Talk Thing Took]
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 like Jailhouse Rock and Love Me Tender. The black-and-white films. With music, I tend more toward the '70s stuff because I was at the shows for those, so they bring back memories. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Back Because Black-And-White Bring Films Jailhouse Love Memories More Music Rock Shows Stuff Tend Tender Those Toward]
Playing Fagin in the play and film was a small miracle. Ron Moody
[ Fagin Film Miracle Play Playing Small]
If it's stage, the two most important artists are the actor and the playwright. If it's film, THE most important person is the director. The director says where the camera goes. Brad Dourif
[ Actor Artists Camera Director Film Goes Important Most Person Playwright Says Stage Two Where]
With the Ford Foundation grant all of a sudden instead of being an artist that had made a couple of short films, I became a filmmaker who dabbled in the arts. Bruce Conner
[ Artist Arts Became Being Couple Dabbled Filmmaker Films Ford Foundation Grant Had Instead Made Short Sudden]
I mean, certainly it's the single biggest event, I think, in terms of popular entertainment, or art even, if you say that, of the 20th Century. It's been film. It's the 20th Century's real art form. Sydney Pollack
[ Art Been Biggest Century Certainly Entertainment Even Event Film Form Mean Popular Real Say Single Terms Think]
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]
Previously the same Polish audiences would have been pressured into seeing cinema made for adults, films made by us about those spheres of life that were significant for us and which should be significant for our society. Andrzej Wajda
[ Adults Audiences Been Cinema Films Into Life Made Our Polish Pressured Previously Same Seeing Should Significant Society Spheres Those Us Were Which Would]
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]
I'm developing a record company. I'm learning how to supervise music on a film. Carson Daly
[ Company Developing Film How Learning Music Record Supervise]
I like doing family films. Matthew Lillard
[ Doing Family Films]
I guess professionally it began when Hal Hartley used some music of mine in his film The Unbelievable Truth. Jim Coleman
[ Began Film Guess Hal His Mine Music Professionally Some Truth Unbelievable Used]
I'm sick of all these knights in shining armor parts, I want to do something worthwhile like plays and films that have something to say. Tyrone Power
[ Armor Films Knights Parts Plays Say Shining Sick Something These Want Worthwhile]
When you are on assignment, film is the least expensive thing in a very practical sense. Your time, the person's time, turns out to be the most valuable thing. Annie Leibovitz
[ Assignment Expensive Film Least Most Out Person Practical Sense Thing Time Turns Valuable Very Your]
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
[ Ability Camera Every Film Move Movement Physical Physically Space Through Time Video]
I wouldn't do nudity in films. For me, personally... To act with my clothes on is a performance; to act with my clothes off is a documentary. Julia Roberts
[ Act Clothes Documentary Films Nudity Off Performance Personally]
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]
Still, as much as I wish Ballistic Kiss could be a better film, the recognition it gained from critics and at festivals speaks for itself. Donnie Yen
[ Ballistic Better Could Critics Festivals Film Gained Itself Kiss Much Recognition Speaks Still Wish]
I think I can try the film world out for a while. Kristanna Loken
[ Film Out Think Try While World]
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 am a film buff. Carol Lynley
[ Am Buff Film]
For the first few years we lived in a tiny rented cottage at the bottom of a friend's garden. We often joked that there was plenty of film in the fridge, but not too much food! Nigel Dennis
[ Bottom Cottage Few Film First Food Fridge Friend Garden Lived Much Often Plenty Rented Tiny Too Years]
I'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]
It's gotten to the point where it's big news when I don't do a horror film. Donald Pleasence
[ Big Film Gotten Horror News Point Where]
We 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've been in enough films where the studio wanted that extra little cuteness to make it sellable. Sandra Bullock
[ Been Enough Extra Films Little Make Studio Wanted Where]
Well, I am from India and I wanted to make films in English for the international market in India. So that was really the main thing, and then of course economically it was cheaper to make films in India. Ismail Merchant
[ Am Cheaper Course Economically English Films India International Main Make Market Really Then Thing Wanted Well]
That is where the irony of the film comes off, in terms of the language it employs - where he tries desperately to be a 'TV Dad,' to give advice and it's so pat it becomes ridiculous. Atom Egoyan
[ Advice Becomes Comes Dad Desperately Employs Film Give Irony Language Off Pat Ridiculous Terms Tries Tv Where]
The State Film Authority will be there for film as industry only, as is the case in all the other states, except Victoria. Victoria is moving more now into supporting non-commercial films. Ann Macbeth
[ Authority Case Except Film Films Industry Into More Moving Non-Commercial Now Only Other State States Supporting Victoria Will]
I don't prefer much of film over stage. The only thing I prefer is the paycheck. Marisa Tomei
[ Film Much Only Over Paycheck Prefer Stage Thing]
If you're sitting in the audience, you probably can't see the preparation and work that goes into creating a great scene or a great part, but I can assure you that a good film depends on lot of different things falling perfectly into place. Tobey Maguire
[ Assure Audience Creating Depends Different Falling Film Goes Good Great Into Lot Part Perfectly Place Preparation Probably Scene See Sitting Things Work]
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]
My first student film was Orientation, which was basically the set-up for Animal House. There are a couple of scenes that we later borrowed in some form. Ivan Reitman
[ Animal Basically Borrowed Couple Film First Form House Later Orientation Scenes Set-Up Some Student Which]
We have to look forward and keep filming new films and not get stuck in the past. Nick Park
[ Filming Films Forward Get Keep Look New Past Stuck]
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]
This is really a difficult time to be in films. Keenen Ivory Wayans
[ Difficult Films Really Time]
Now that I can edit the whole thing on AVID and edit the whole thing on tape, maybe I will do the next digitally, because maybe the quality will become less obvious between tape and film. Michael Apted
[ Avid Because Become Between Digitally Edit Film Less Maybe Next Now Obvious Quality Tape Thing Whole Will]
Kenya doesn't have much of an infrastructure for hosting a film. Ralph Fiennes
[ Film Hosting Infrastructure Kenya Much]
Working with my dad was such a gas. We approached the work in a similar way. We only made two films together when I was an adult, Tucker, and Blown Away, but it was so much fun to play with your parent like that. Jeff Bridges
[ Adult Approached Away Blown Dad Films Fun Gas Made Much Only Parent Play Similar Such Together Two Way Work Working Your]
I'm not a guy who takes films for strong political messages. Ewan McGregor
[ Films Guy Messages Political Strong Takes]
When I started in the late 1950s, every film I made - no matter how low the budget - got a theatrical release. Today, less that 20-percent of our films get a theatrical release. Roger Corman
[ Budget Every Film Films Get Got How Late Less Low Made Matter Our Release Started Theatrical Today]
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
[ Again Bit Camera Crew Death Directors Each Family Film Finish Had Life Lighting Little Movie Never Other Person Probably See Shoes Sometimes Take Those Usually Watch Will]
I turned down a lot of things that were so-called commercial. You're coming out of one film, and then they want you to be in the same one. Robin Wright Penn
[ Coming Commercial Down Film Lot Out Same So-Called Then Things Turned Want Were]
There is a lot of interest in the arts, music, theatre, filmmaking, engineering, architecture and software design. I think we have now transitioned the modern-day version of the entrepreneur into the creative economy. John Baldacci
[ Architecture Arts Creative Design Economy Engineering Entrepreneur Filmmaking Interest Into Lot Modern-Day Music Now Software Theatre Think Version]
There's the soundtrack to The French Connection II'I think It's my favorite soundtrack. It hasn't been released. I actually had to go and get the film and just make a recording of it to get the music. Jonny Greenwood
[ Actually Been Connection Favorite Film French Get Go Had Hasn Ii Just Make Music Recording Released Soundtrack Think]
My friends and I make short films. We pretended to rob the Dairy Queen where our friend worked, but someone thought we were real thieves and called the cops! Soon, the cops burst in with guns drawn! Josh Hartnett
[ Burst Called Cops Dairy Drawn Films Friend Friends Guns Make Our Pretended Queen Real Rob Short Someone Soon Thieves Thought Were Where Worked]
Theater is far superior to film in poetry, in abstract poetry. Julie Taymor
[ Abstract Far Film Poetry Superior Theater]
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]
I never dreamed that shooting a film would be so hard. There was less regulation then of child actors' hours. Even the concept of acting confused me. Tatum O'Neal
[ Acting Actors Child Concept Confused Dreamed Even Film Hard Hours Less Never Regulation Shooting Then Would]
It has nothing to do with commercial success. You cannot calculate in your head how to put the mosaic together to make a commercial film: that's out of the question. Arthur Cohn
[ Calculate Cannot Commercial Film Head How Make Mosaic Nothing Out Put Question Success Together Your]
So there was always a stunt coordinator on those films that was from Stunts Unlimited and I was just one of the young warriors from Stunts Unlimited that got to be a part of it because it was a big show and they needed a lot of guys. David R. Ellis
[ Always Because Big Coordinator Films Got Guys Just Lot Needed Part Show Stunt Stunts Those Unlimited Warriors Young]
I'm not a film star, I am an actress. Being a film star is such a false life, lived for fake values and for publicity. Vivien Leigh
[ Actress Am Being Fake False Film Life Lived Publicity Star Such Values]
The black groups that boycott certain films would do better to get the money together to make the films they want to see, or stay in church and leave us to our work. Richard Pryor
[ Better Black Boycott Certain Church Films Get Groups Leave Make Money Our See Stay Together Us Want Work Would]
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
[ Blockbusters Everybody Few Films Movies Now Pictures Relationships Sci-Fi See Then These Those Understand Want Wants]
Cinemas gained new young audiences who wanted films made for them. Andrzej Wajda
[ Audiences Cinemas Films Gained Made New Them Wanted Young]
I don't care to analyze acting. On the other hand there is a fascination because distributors are putting out British films. You get films here with great performances you'll never see again. Why compare. We should go after the businessmen. Tim Roth
[ Acting After Again Analyze Because British Businessmen Care Compare Distributors Fascination Films Get Go Great Hand Here Never Other Out Performances Putting See Should Why]
What is generally referred to as American-style films are, in fact, studio productions. Wim Wenders
[ American-Style Fact Films Generally Productions Referred Studio]
People who are good at film have a relationship with the camera. Fiona Shaw
[ Camera Film Good Relationship]
I'm not interested in a film about golf but I am interested in golf as a metaphor. Robert Redford
[ Am Film Golf Interested Metaphor]
I was really involved with other people's opinions of me, and it got heightened during my film career. I don't have any opinion, good or bad about it, it just was. It's not the way I feel now, and I think yoga has a lot to do with that. Ali MacGraw
[ Any Bad Career During Feel Film Good Got Heightened Involved Just Lot Now Opinion Opinions Other Really Think Way Yoga]
Zhang Yimou is always going to need young, pretty girls for his films. But I don't really concern myself with what Zhang Yimou's next starlet looks like. Zhang Ziyi
[ Always Concern Films Girls Going His Looks Myself Need Next Pretty Really Starlet Yimou Young Zhang]
I went to the Tokyo Film Festival in Japan because I love Japanese cinema. Leslie Caron
[ Because Cinema Festival Film Japan Japanese Love Tokyo Went]
You need an R rating because without one, you can't advertise and the film won't get shown. Tobe Hooper
[ Advertise Because Film Get Need Rating Shown Without Won]
I wanted to work on this central problem of killing. How you go about killing. Now, in the film I had to kill my children - well, I didn't want to get that far. Ellen Burstyn
[ Central Children Far Film Get Go Had How Kill Killing Now Problem Want Wanted Well Work]
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]
Phillip Harrison was the production designer, though, I think he's uncredited. He's done most of my films like Blue Thunder. Lots and lots over the years. John Badham
[ Blue Designer Done Films Harrison Lots Most Over Production Think Though Thunder Years]
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]
I think possibly the first film that has music as its leading character. Peter Shaffer
[ Character Film First Leading Music Possibly Think]
I haven't done an international film for a long time. Sadie Frost
[ Done Film Haven International Long Time]
I'm in the process of working out an arrangement to make some very, very, very small films in the midst of all these films and maybe that will help. But you get tired of talking. You just want to do it. Steven Soderbergh
[ Arrangement Films Get Help Just Make Maybe Midst Out Process Small Some Talking These Tired Very Want Will Working]
But now I wish I could back to Stockholm to make international films there. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Back Could Films International Make Now Stockholm Wish]
I didn't fall in love with acting until I did a few films. Now, I couldn't live without it. Geraldine Chaplin
[ Acting Did Fall Few Films Live Love Now Until Without]
My best film composing experience was with Elia Kazan. Alex North
[ Best Composing Experience Film Kazan]
In many ways, it is very real, because I sat there for 9 days, and it was constantly happening, and that was the 9 days of making the film. But you can't say that it's 100% true, because there are places where I've been intrusive and interfered. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Because Been Constantly Days Film Happening Interfered Intrusive Making Many Places Real Sat Say True Very Ways Where]
If I could live my life all over I'd do everything the same; the film in my camera would remain the same; there's no way lord, to leave this love behind. Al Green
[ Behind Camera Could Everything Film Leave Life Live Lord Love Over Remain Same Way Would]
I could not do the film Spinal Tap because I was already at MTV and it was occupying all my time. Nina Blackwood
[ Already Because Could Film Mtv Occupying Spinal Tap Time]
This generation of filmmakers is very good. They're seasoned, for some reason. Dennis Farina
[ Filmmakers Generation Good Reason Seasoned Some Very]
Going through this musical experience really helped us to understand the core of the film. Isabelle Huppert
[ Core Experience Film Going Helped Musical Really Through Understand Us]
A lot of films need planning in order to survive at all. It's part of the dog and pony show. John Turturro
[ Dog Films Lot Need Order Part Planning Pony Show Survive]
You know what I would like to do: make a film with actors standing in empty space so that the spectator would have to imagine the background of the characters. Michelangelo Antonioni
[ Actors Background Characters Empty Film Imagine Know Make Space Spectator Standing Would]
The film is a romance with songs and dances, aimed at a family audience. Sanjay Dutt
[ Aimed Audience Dances Family Film Romance Songs]
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]
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]
Right now my career is totally schizophrenic, because when an American production like Hitchcock Presents asks to see my work I would never dream of showing them my independent films. Atom Egoyan
[ American Asks Because Career Dream Films Hitchcock Independent Never Now Presents Production Right Schizophrenic See Showing Them Totally Work Would]
The Sand Pebbles has always been one of my favorite films, I suppose because its the most difficult film - from a physical and logistical standpoint - that I've ever made. Robert Wise
[ Always Because Been Difficult Ever Favorite Film Films Logistical Made Most Pebbles Physical Sand Standpoint Suppose]
Film lovers are sick people. Francois Truffaut Movies
[ Film Lovers Sick]
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]
Neither Rainer Werner, nor any of us could have succeeded, or produced the number of films that we did, just on our own. We showed our films to each other, discussed them vigorously and rarely agreed. Wim Wenders
[ Agreed Any Could Did Discussed Each Films Just Neither Nor Number Other Our Own Produced Rarely Showed Succeeded Them Us Vigorously]
In 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]
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]
I think a film should have a gestation period of at least two or three years. Roland Joffe
[ Film Least Period Should Think Three Two Years]
It's not easy to strap yourself down to a desk and bash on a keyboard when you know you can direct lots of films, because directing films is fun and interactive and gregarious. Writing isn't. Guy Ritchie
[ Bash Because Desk Direct Directing Down Easy Films Fun Gregarious Interactive Keyboard Know Lots Writing Yourself]
No, I just thought of a story and wrote down what I saw. It was about two kids in Ireland who went around killing people. It was called Travelers, and it was made as an independent film. Neil Jordan
[ Around Called Down Film Independent Ireland Just Kids Killing Made Saw Story Thought Travelers Two Went Wrote]
I was making a film called The White Tower at the foot of Mont Blanc - the one thing I learned from that experience was that it's more difficult to go down a mountain than to go up. A lot of people don't realize that. Glenn Ford
[ Blanc Called Difficult Down Experience Film Foot Go Learned Lot Making More Mountain Realize Than Thing Tower Up White]
If you're expecting an intellectual film, then you will be disappointed. Barry Pepper
[ Disappointed Expecting Film Intellectual Then Will]
One of the most interesting aspects of the film project was collaborating with so many people - directors, filmmakers, and writers - over a five-year period. I learned that there are two components to this. Yo-Yo Ma
[ Aspects Collaborating Components Directors Film Filmmakers Five-Year Interesting Learned Many Most Over Period Project Two Writers]
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]
It's a sin to have your films not to make money. Ellen Burstyn
[ Films Make Money Sin Your]
You always draw on your experiences with live audiences to know how to do comedy on films. You're working for a laugh that may or may not come six months later, but you're working in a vacuum at the time you are doing it. Theodore Bikel
[ Always Audiences Come Comedy Doing Draw Experiences Films How Know Later Laugh Live May Months Six Time Vacuum Working Your]
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]
Woody is so musical in his filmmaking. I've never worked with anyone I've trusted so completely. He won't let you hit a false note. Dianne Wiest
[ Anyone Completely False Filmmaking His Hit Musical Never Note Trusted Won Woody Worked]
But the process of making a film is not glamorous. Certainly not my films. Taylor Hackford
[ Certainly Film Films Glamorous Making Process]
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]
Eventually, in '84, we made a film for a little over a million dollars - with American actors that was shot in English - that was shown in Finland A little action film called Born American. Renny Harlin
[ Action Actors American Born Called Dollars English Eventually Film Finland Little Made Million Over Shot Shown]
I'm not so sure that younger people today really appreciate the enormous bravery that went into the creation and production of that film, or how important a film at the time it really was. Rod Steiger
[ Appreciate Bravery Creation Enormous Film How Important Into Production Really Sure Time Today Went Younger]
It's very difficult to break into motion pictures, but it's oddly easier for directors today because of independent films and cable, who have inherited for the most part those films of substance that the studios are reluctant to finance. Mark Rydell
[ Because Break Cable Difficult Directors Easier Films Finance Independent Inherited Into Most Motion Oddly Part Pictures Reluctant Studios Substance Those Today Very]
I'd rather not make films than make bad ones. Scott Speedman
[ Bad Films Make Ones Rather Than]
For behaviorist films, that's been much more useful - the change of technology - but for my kind of films, doing them on film is much better, because it's more beautiful. Michael Apted
[ Beautiful Because Been Better Change Doing Film Films Kind More Much Technology Them Useful]
Big feature films are another world. Jerry Orbach
[ Another Big Feature Films World]
I think the main thing I remembered throughout all of filming it was just that she just was extremely self-destructive. I think everybody can relate to that a little bit. She doesn't like herself. Shannyn Sossamon
[ Bit Everybody Extremely Filming Herself Just Little Main Relate Remembered Self-Destructive She Thing Think Throughout]
Most film directors do not come up with their own subjects or write their own screenplays. Thomas Harrison
[ Come Directors Film Most Own Screenplays Subjects Their Up Write]
I'm not saying it isn't frustrating that my films haven't gotten a bigger release, but I'm really happy with them and if you just keep cranking and eventually, if you have a certain sensibility, some of your movies will hit and some just won't. Alex Winter
[ Bigger Certain Cranking Eventually Films Frustrating Gotten Happy Haven Hit Just Keep Movies Really Release Saying Sensibility Some Them Will Won Your]
I thought I was going to be a lot more freaked out by being naked onstage. I think on film I would have been more freaked out, because film is less forgiving. But onstage it's lit so beautifully. It would make my mother look good. Lorraine Bracco
[ Beautifully Because Been Being Film Forgiving Freaked Going Good Less Lit Look Lot Make More Mother Naked Onstage Out Think Thought Would]
I can think of films that I'm producing right now that are extremely hard-hitting, graphic films, that nobody necessarily wants to see, graphic in terms of violence, of adult content and racial and historical subject matter. Aaron Eckhart
[ Adult Content Extremely Films Graphic Historical Matter Necessarily Nobody Now Producing Racial Right See Subject Terms Think Violence Wants]
It makes me forget that I'm not going to be a major star and lead female in films whether it was 20 years ago, 10 years ago, five or in the future. Pam Grier
[ Ago Female Films Five Forget Future Going Lead Major Makes Star Whether Years]
I worked on a film short with Frank Sinatra when I was a kid. Dwayne Hickman
[ Film Frank Kid Short Sinatra Worked]
I think you tend to try, during the time you've got off, to forget about the film. It was such a total world. I mean, the sets were claustrophobic, and as soon as you were on there, you were right back into it. Rosamund Pike
[ Back Claustrophobic During Film Forget Got Into Mean Off Right Sets Soon Such Tend Think Time Total Try Were World]
For young filmmakers, Saw is a perfect film. It doesn't cost the GNP of almost every country of the world. Donnie Wahlberg
[ Almost Cost Country Every Film Filmmakers Gnp Perfect Saw World Young]
The whole film is about people being convinced that they can reduce themselves to their archetypes. Atom Egoyan
[ Archetypes Being Convinced Film Reduce Their Themselves Whole]
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]
I never told my father I loved him before he died, and I have a lot of issues about that. They're all swimming around in my head, in my heart, unresolved, and in a way it felt fitting to dedicate the film to him. Gary Oldman
[ Around Before Dedicate Died Father Felt Film Fitting Head Heart Him Issues Lot Loved Never Swimming Told Unresolved Way]
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]
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]
Making a film that's supposed to be fun to watch is really hard - that's the weird irony of it. Steven Soderbergh
[ Film Fun Hard Irony Making Really Supposed Watch Weird]
I'm a New Wave baby, so I got very stimulated by foreign film. Jack Nicholson
[ Baby Film Foreign Got New Stimulated Very Wave]
Most films I work on, the people making the film are constantly second-guessing the executives of the studio, the producer, and the audience. It is very hard to accomplish anything in that situation. Carter Burwell
[ Accomplish Anything Audience Constantly Executives Film Films Hard Making Most Producer Situation Studio Very Work]
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]
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]
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]
Particularly in the final stages I always find that I'm rushed. It's dangerous when you're rushed in the editing stage, most of my early films are flawed in the cutting. Satyajit Ray
[ Always Cutting Dangerous Early Editing Films Final Find Flawed Most Particularly Rushed Stage Stages]
Nowadays they either want to move the film to Canada or in some cases they go to Prague or Romania or they want to keep 'em down in L.A. Philip Kaufman
[ Canada Cases Down Either Em Film Go Keep Move Nowadays Prague Romania Some Want]
As we watch TV or films, there are no organic transitions, only edits. The idea of A becoming B, rather than A jumping to B, has become foreign. Esa-Pekka Salonen
[ Become Becoming Edits Films Foreign Idea Jumping Only Organic Rather Than Transitions Tv Watch]
I don't think violence on film breeds violence in life. Violence in life breeds violence in films. Robert Aldrich
[ Breeds Film Films Life Think Violence]
I've always wanted to introduce hip-hop filmmaking to film. There's hip-hop art, dance, music, but there really isn't hip-hop film. So I was trying to do that. Darren Aronofsky
[ Always Art Dance Film Filmmaking Hip-Hop Introduce Music Really Trying Wanted]
I got nominated for my second film as best young director in the Aikido Film Festival in Japan. Donnie Yen
[ Best Director Festival Film Got Japan Nominated Second Young]
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]
There was one very special scene at the end of the film. My character, Zhao Di, has been sick. She wakes up and her mother tells her that the man she loves has come back from the city and had spent the day by her bedside. Zhang Ziyi
[ Back Bedside Been Character City Come Day Di End Film Had Her Loves Man Mother Scene She Sick Special Spent Tells Up Very Wakes]
But a year before that, I was starting to drink beer on the set of the film Lucas (1986). Corey Haim
[ Beer Before Drink Film Lucas Set Starting Year]
I see bits and pieces of me in all the characters in my films. Neil LaBute
[ Bits Characters Films Pieces See]
I was getting offers. I had just turned them down. Then I realized I should be grateful that at age 54, people were still offering me film roles. Candice Bergen
[ Age Down Film Getting Grateful Had Just Offering Offers Realized Roles Should Still Them Then Turned Were]
It's a morality film, and it poses the question "What would you do?" I took it very seriously, just as the director did in terms of atmosphere and lighting, and I was just trying to help that vision along. Kevin Williamson
[ Along Atmosphere Did Director Film Help Just Lighting Morality Poses Question Seriously Terms Took Trying Very Vision Would]
I never storyboard. I hate it. I don't understand why so many directors want to make comic strips of their films. Patrice Leconte
[ Comic Directors Films Hate Make Many Never Storyboard Strips Their Understand Want Why]
There's huge, massive mother ships going up to the Yukon. They've been filmed and are on video. Dan Aykroyd
[ Been Filmed Going Huge Massive Mother Ships Up Video]
In every character I play, I try to imbibe something. Every film is a learning process for me. Ajay Naidu
[ Character Every Film Learning Play Process Something Try]
My first few films were institutional comedies, and you're on pretty safe ground when you're dealing with an institution that vast numbers of people have experienced: college, summer camp, the military, the country club. Harold Ramis
[ Camp Club College Comedies Country Dealing Experienced Few Films First Ground Institution Institutional Military Numbers Pretty Safe Summer Vast Were]
I'm not seeking out genre films, but this just came my way, and Miramax was good enough to add a role for me because we wanted the chance to work together. Jeri Ryan
[ Add Because Came Chance Enough Films Genre Good Just Miramax Out Role Seeking Together Wanted Way Work]
My mother gave me this book called Feature Films at Used Car Prices by a guy named Rick Schmidt. I gotta credit the guy, cuz he gave me the most practical advice. It empowers you. Vin Diesel
[ Advice Book Called Car Credit Cuz Empowers Feature Films Gave Gotta Guy Most Mother Named Practical Prices Rick Used]
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 wouldn't make an anti-American film. I'm one of the most pro-American foreigners I know. I love America and Americans. Michael Caine
[ America Americans Anti-American Film Foreigners Know Love Make Most]
Luck, I never looked to make difficult movies on purpose. You make the films you can make. Alain Resnais
[ Difficult Films Looked Luck Make Movies Never Purpose]
In film, you are a totally different person than in the video. Aaliyah
[ Different Film Person Than Totally Video]
'Battle For The Planet Of The Apes', was just a film for kids and didn't have any deep meaning. J. Lee Thompson
[ Any Apes Battle Deep Film Just Kids Meaning Planet]
Although you have some films that are a real bummer, there's always a film that comes up where it's just heaven. Terence Stamp
[ Although Always Bummer Comes Film Films Heaven Just Real Some Up Where]
United Artists wanted to do records with me. I had no idea, what a rare thing that was... to make an album. And they put a guy with me working on songs, and I got busy with films. I just kind of let it slide. Isn't that amazing? John Astin
[ Album Amazing Artists Busy Films Got Guy Had Idea Just Kind Make Put Rare Records Slide Songs Thing United Wanted Working]
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]
I've written something and I would like to have my first film directed by the time I'm 30. Ryan Phillippe
[ Directed Film First Something Time Would Written]
I don't film messages. I let the post office take care of those. Bernardo Bertolucci
[ Care Film Messages Office Post Take Those]
I like some of the early silent films because I love to watch how actors had to play then. What would interest me today is to do a silent film. Catherine Deneuve
[ Actors Because Early Film Films Had How Interest Love Play Silent Some Then Today Watch Would]
I still get a lot of material but I find that as one gets older you get more fussy. You know you're going spend a year or a year and a half on this and you know there are only so many films in you so you get a little bit more selective. Norman Jewison
[ Bit Films Find Fussy Get Gets Going Half Know Little Lot Many Material More Older Only Selective Spend Still Year]
I don't think any actor feels comfortable watching themselves in movies. You must be very narcissistic. The problem with your own opinion of yourself is that contrary to the normal spectators, when you watch a film you are in, you only watch yourself. Omar Sharif
[ Actor Any Comfortable Contrary Feels Film Movies Must Narcissistic Normal Only Opinion Own Problem Spectators Themselves Think Very Watch Watching Your Yourself]
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]
You know, I always do my best, no matter the quality of the film. Herbert Lom
[ Always Best Film Know Matter Quality]
I've just been very, very lucky with the film having been introduced in the right way. Atom Egoyan
[ Been Film Having Introduced Just Lucky Right Very Way]
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]
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 was making films when I was about 12 years old - Super-8 films. Renny Harlin
[ Films Making Old Years]
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 used to write bits and pieces of comedy material for various comics that were at the Windmill... as well as my film job, I was under contract, I was allowed to do that and everything. Val Guest
[ Allowed Bits Comedy Comics Contract Everything Film Job Material Pieces Under Used Various Well Were Windmill Write]
They all matter to me, whether I'm working on a Sam Jackson film for a week or I'm the star of my own TV series - I take it all very seriously, and I have a healthy respect for the work in general, despite the role. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Despite Film General Healthy Jackson Matter Own Respect Role Sam Series Seriously Star Take Tv Very Week Whether Work Working]
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]
A film like Genevieve to my contemporaries is not a film made years ago, but last week or last year. They see me as I was then, not as I am now. Kenneth More
[ Ago Am Contemporaries Film Genevieve Last Made Now See Then Week Year Years]
When I was going for my graduate degree, I decided I was going to make a feature film as my thesis. That's what I was famous for-that I had my thesis film be a feature film, which was You're a Big Boy Now. Francis Ford Coppola
[ Big Boy Decided Degree Famous Feature Film Going Graduate Had Make Now Thesis Which]
Film then does not promote socialist revolution in any consistent way. Mark Poster
[ Any Consistent Does Film Promote Revolution Socialist Then Way]
Whereas money is a means to an end for a filmmaker, to the corporate mind money is the end. Right now, I think independent film is very confused, because there's excess pressure in the marketplace for entertainment to pay off. Robert Redford
[ Because Confused Corporate End Entertainment Excess Film Filmmaker Independent Marketplace Means Mind Money Now Off Pay Pressure Right Think Very Whereas]
Everything about filmmaking tries to distract you from that first fine rapturous vision you have of the film. Ted Kotcheff
[ Distract Everything Film Filmmaking Fine First Tries Vision]
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]
Film is not an easy occupation. There's a lot of occupations that are difficult and film is one of them. George Lucas
[ Difficult Easy Film Lot Occupation Occupations Them]
As Ralph's character begins to discover the political thriller aspect of the film, he falls deeper in love with his wife, so the two run together. That's the beauty of this film. It has fast pace and excitement, but it also has heart and soul. Rachel Weisz
[ Also Aspect Beauty Begins Character Deeper Discover Excitement Falls Fast Film Heart His Love Pace Political Ralph Run Soul Thriller Together Two Wife]
It's funny, like 15 years ago when I was a kid doing all the John Hughes movies, I remember Bruce Willis was the only guy who was transitioning from television into film. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Ago Bruce Doing Film Funny Guy Hughes Into John Kid Movies Only Remember Television Years]
The Loved One has been the most underrated film I've worked on. Terry Southern
[ Been Film Loved Most Underrated Worked]
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 like the opportunity to make films. Antoine Fuqua
[ Films Make Opportunity]
All actors do that. Should do that and do that. For the most part. I say all actors. I'm exaggerating, but you know who does and who doesn't. Vince is a wonderful young actor who knows his work and did a beautiful job on this film. Harvey Keitel
[ Actor Actors Beautiful Did Does Exaggerating Film His Job Know Knows Most Part Say Should Vince Wonderful Work Young]
I've always just gone with the best role, and I don't care if it's in theater, film or television. Kristen Johnston
[ Always Best Care Film Gone Just Role Television Theater]
I like boxing movies. One of the hardest things for me to watch as far as boxing films, is the boxing. The actual boxing usually sucks. Omar Epps
[ Actual Boxing Far Films Hardest Movies Sucks Things Usually Watch]
I've always been a fan of science fiction films, and I've never been able to put my particular spin on it. Ivan Reitman
[ Able Always Been Fan Fiction Films Never Particular Put Science Spin]
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]
When what's around you - such as scripts, or like me being on the show and playing 18, now me doing this film playing 18 - it's kind of been what's been there for me. Shane West
[ Around Been Being Doing Film Kind Now Playing Scripts Show Such]
I did The Newton Boys and during the whole process of making the film, I may have spent a week in Los Angeles. Richard Linklater
[ Angeles Boys Did During Film Los Making May Newton Process Spent Week Whole]
By showing hunger, deprivation, starvation and brutality, as well as endurance and nobility, documentaries inform, prod our memories, even stir us to action. Such films do battle for our very soul. Theodore Bikel
[ Action Battle Brutality Deprivation Documentaries Endurance Even Films Hunger Inform Memories Nobility Our Prod Showing Soul Starvation Stir Such Us Very Well]
The difficulty is capturing surprise on film. F. Murray Abraham
[ Capturing Difficulty Film Surprise]
I was studying to be an architect, I wasn't plotting to join the movies. Films were just another career option. I took acting up with the same schoolgirl enthusiasm I had for examinations. Acting is a job and I take it very seriously. Aishwarya Rai
[ Acting Another Architect Career Enthusiasm Examinations Films Had Job Join Just Movies Option Plotting Same Schoolgirl Seriously Studying Take Took Up Very Were]
I got into film-making because I was interested in making entertaining movies, which I felt there was a lack of. Guy Ritchie
[ Because Entertaining Felt Film-Making Got Interested Into Lack Making Movies Which]
It's a very good thing for students also to be exposed to people who aren't film students or film scholars but who work in the world of film. Robert Mayer
[ Also Exposed Film Good Scholars Students Thing Very Work World]
You see an absolutely brilliant film later, as an adult, and you walk out thinking about what to have for dinner. Whereas something like Jaws winds up having a huge effect on me. If only my parents had been taking me to Kurosawa films when I was eight, but no. Ann Patchett
[ Absolutely Adult Been Brilliant Dinner Effect Eight Film Films Had Having Huge Jaws Kurosawa Later Only Out Parents See Something Taking Thinking Up Walk Whereas Winds]
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]
Movies are not scripts - movies are films; they're not books, they're not the theatre. Nicolas Roeg Movies
[ Books Films Movies Scripts Theatre]
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]
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]
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]
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]
I know there are things I did in education that will never be reversed. I have not done that in film yet because I have only been here for about nine months. Estelle Morris
[ Because Been Did Done Education Film Here Know Months Never Nine Only Reversed Things Will Yet]
Connection is what one is after in probably most media, but certainly in film, which is an immersive medium. Carter Burwell
[ After Certainly Connection Film Media Medium Most Probably Which]
I really wanted to go onstage. Not movies. But I ended up under contract to Paramount. Now I adore film work. Marion Ross
[ Adore Contract Ended Film Go Movies Now Onstage Paramount Really Under Up Wanted Work]
I knew nothing about football, then someone showed me a film of Petit and I realised how interesting the game could be. He is divine. When I met him I could barely speak, he was so gorgeous. Women will love that show. Ruby Wax
[ Barely Could Divine Film Football Game Gorgeous Him How Interesting Knew Love Met Nothing Realised Show Showed Someone Speak Then Will Women]
Film is shot in fragments, and the same moments can be shot again and again until the director is satisfied. Bruce Beresford
[ Again Director Film Fragments Moments Same Satisfied Shot Until]
In any art movement, the art has to move into a new phase - a filmmaker has a desire to make a film that is not like a previous film. Norman McLaren
[ Any Art Desire Film Filmmaker Into Make Move Movement New Phase Previous]
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 don't think there is really a favorite, I'm very fond of film making as a whole and as a medium and of course, there are some that I've enjoyed making more than others but I've enjoyed making all of them. Peter Cushing
[ Course Enjoyed Favorite Film Fond Making Medium More Others Really Some Than Them Think Very Whole]
But filming is good for you, because the crew isn't allowed to laugh. You can't get addicted to getting the laugh. Ben Kingsley
[ Addicted Allowed Because Crew Filming Get Getting Good Laugh]
The actual process of filmmaking, the many hours out of your life- it is very slow and boring. I'm not interested in that now unless an opportunity was provided for me. Rick Moranis
[ Actual Boring Filmmaking Hours Interested Many Now Opportunity Out Process Provided Slow Unless Very Your]
To paint comic books as childish and illiterate is lazy. A lot of comic books are very literate - unlike most films. Alan Moore
[ Books Childish Comic Films Illiterate Lazy Literate Lot Most Paint Unlike Very]
It's the texture of New York that people miss by filming elsewhere. There are layers and layers of character - even in the pavement - that you can't get anywhere else. And the speed that the people move. It's so different from other places. Richard Benjamin
[ Anywhere Character Different Else Elsewhere Even Filming Get Layers Miss Move New Other Pavement Places Speed Texture York]
I went see the horror thriller, Hannibal. I am a massive fan of Anthony Hopkins. He is superb in the film. David Ginola
[ Am Anthony Fan Film Hannibal Hopkins Horror Massive See Superb Thriller Went]
But you know, there's always a danger nowadays that films are gonna be brought up to Canada for budget reasons. And that's something that really concerns me. Philip Kaufman
[ Always Brought Budget Canada Concerns Danger Films Gonna Know Nowadays Really Reasons Something Up]
As far as the filmmaking process is concerned, stars are essentially worthless - and absolutely essential. William Goldman
[ Absolutely Concerned Essential Essentially Far Filmmaking Process Stars Worthless]
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]
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]
I began to think, now is the time. I found quite a lot of opposition in Hollywood about the idea of doing a film musical and we ended up having to buy the rights back. I'm glad we did because it meant John and I were able to make exactly the movie we wanted. Andrew Lloyd Webber
[ Able Back Because Began Buy Did Doing Ended Exactly Film Found Glad Having Hollywood Idea John Lot Make Meant Movie Musical Now Opposition Quite Rights Think Time Up Wanted Were]
The theater is a tough place. It's not cushioned the way it is in film and television. Patti LuPone
[ Cushioned Film Place Television Theater Tough Way]
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]
Sometimes it's great, sometimes it's bad. I think the film could have been a lot better. Rod Steiger
[ Bad Been Better Could Film Great Lot Sometimes Think]
My husband. He keeps me grounded. If I were in the world on my own, it would all be much more seductive. But I'm in a relationship that has nothing to do with the film world. Emily Watson
[ Film Grounded Husband Keeps More Much Nothing Own Relationship Seductive Were World Would]
It is very easy to make clear what you want a film to say, but I did not wish to engage in overt propaganda, even for the right cause. I wanted to create an experience through the films, something where people could have the freedom of their own response to them. Godfrey Reggio
[ Cause Clear Could Create Did Easy Engage Even Experience Film Films Freedom Make Overt Own Propaganda Response Right Say Something Their Them Through Very Want Wanted Where Wish]
Technical skill counts for nothing if it is used only to manufacture films which have little to do with humanity. Edward Dmytryk
[ Counts Films Humanity Little Manufacture Nothing Only Skill Technical Used Which]
The horror genre is important because it promotes experimentation in filmmaking. Richard King
[ Because Experimentation Filmmaking Genre Horror Important Promotes]
There are always at least five good films at the end of the year to get nominated, but generally speaking nowadays, it's more of the independent films that are recognized. Mark Rydell
[ Always End Films Five Generally Get Good Independent Least More Nominated Nowadays Recognized Speaking Year]
Yes, actually ever since I saw his films and tried to write about them, Sirk's been in everything I've done. Not Sirk himself, but what I've learned from his work. Rainer W. Fassbinder
[ Actually Been Done Ever Everything Films Himself His Learned Saw Since Sirk Them Tried Work Write Yes]
On one hand, as a filmmaker, I don't want to make a movie with guns everywhere. Jim McKay
[ Everywhere Filmmaker Guns Hand Make Movie Want]
I don't think his life has been in any way disfigured by the film. The film did disclose some difficult facts. Martin Bashir
[ Any Been Did Difficult Disclose Facts Film His Life Some Think Way]
I love the art of acting, and I love film, because you always have anther chance if you want it. You know, if we - if this isn't going well, you can't say - well, you could say - let's stop. Let's start over again, Gene, because you were too nervous. Gene Wilder
[ Acting Again Always Art Because Chance Could Film Gene Going Know Love Nervous Over Say Start Stop Too Want Well Were]
I never made a film which fully satisfied me. Roman Polanski
[ Film Fully Made Never Satisfied Which]
If somebody had started on a remake of French Kiss before I announced my own film, I would have dropped my subject. If someone else starts after me, what am I to do? Ajay Devgan
[ After Am Announced Before Dropped Else Film French Had Kiss Own Remake Somebody Someone Started Starts Subject Would]
I met my wife and, for the next ten years, we did no films at all. She did the first movie and then I did several after. My first movie was written by Tennessee Williams and directed by Kazan and was called Baby Doll. Eli Wallach
[ After Baby Called Did Directed Doll Films First Kazan Met Movie Next Several She Ten Tennessee Then Wife Williams Written Years]
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]
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]
There's something about taking a film from concept to script, through production, and then to see the final thing happening in the edit phase. It's almost like a miracle in the making. Maria Menounos
[ Almost Concept Edit Film Final Happening Making Miracle Phase Production Script See Something Taking Then Thing Through]
Independent films have a very different cachet than success films. Diane Lane
[ Different Films Independent Success Than Very]
When James Cameron brought me the script, which I developed with both Cameron and Jay Cocks, I wanted to make it a thriller, an action film, but with a conscience, and I found that it had elements of social realism. Kathryn Bigelow
[ Action Both Brought Cameron Conscience Developed Elements Film Found Had James Jay Make Realism Script Social Thriller Wanted Which]
I've had really great experiences working with first-time directors. They come at filmmaking with fresh ideas. I've been very lucky that way. Jeff Bridges
[ Been Come Directors Experiences Filmmaking First-Time Fresh Great Had Ideas Lucky Really Very Way Working]
When a documentary filmmaker, working in the style that I do, suggests that there has been a shooting ratio of 40 hours to every one hour of finished film, that doesn't mean that the other 39 are bad. Ken Burns
[ Bad Been Documentary Every Film Filmmaker Finished Hour Hours Mean Other Ratio Shooting Style Suggests Working]
Movie SF is, by definition, dumbed down - there have only been three or four SF movies in the history of film that aspire to the complexity of literary SF. Dan Simmons
[ Aspire Been Complexity Definition Down Film Four History Literary Movie Movies Only Sf Three]
The bosses of our mass media, press, radio, film and television, succeed in their aim of taking our minds off disaster. Thus, the distraction they offer demands the antidote of maximum concentration on disaster. Ernst Fischer
[ Aim Antidote Bosses Concentration Demands Disaster Distraction Film Mass Maximum Media Minds Off Offer Our Press Radio Succeed Taking Television Their Thus]
I make films about working class people. Taylor Hackford
[ Class Films Make Working]
All the jokes in my films, the comedy, they're not me, I just try to hold a big mirror up to us. Yahoo Serious
[ Big Comedy Films Hold Jokes Just Mirror Try Up Us]
The roles for women in theatre are much better than they are in film. Kim Cattrall
[ Better Film Much Roles Than Theatre Women]
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 didn't have a lot of independent film connections. It really took until the digital film revolution came along that I realized that I could do it myself. Harry Shearer
[ Along Came Connections Could Digital Film Independent Lot Myself Realized Really Revolution Took Until]
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]
Obviously in Art of Noise, I'm just part of the group, and when I do film scores, it's always in collaboration with the director and other people involved. Anne Dudley
[ Always Art Collaboration Director Film Group Involved Just Noise Obviously Other Part Scores]
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 so critical of myself. I'm actually really, really proud of the film. It's really cool to see a movie at Sundance because everybody is so supportive. Giovanni Ribisi
[ Actually Because Cool Critical Everybody Film Movie Myself Proud Really See Sundance Supportive]
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]
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]
All of us have read the stories about young people in Hollywood and all the challenges they have to confront there, and I think that artistically, I really didn't understand the commercial side of the film business, so I went back to a purely artistic setting. Marisa Tomei
[ Artistic Artistically Back Business Challenges Commercial Confront Film Hollywood Purely Read Really Setting Side Stories Think Understand Us Went Young]
If you wait until the right time to have a child you'll die childless, and I think film making is very much the same thing. You just have to take the plunge and just start shooting something even if it's bad. James Cameron
[ Bad Child Childless Die Even Film Just Making Much Plunge Right Same Shooting Something Start Take Thing Think Time Until Very Wait]
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]
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]
When I see a film I've finished, it's like another person made it. Like another mind. Dario Argento
[ Another Film Finished Made Mind Person See]
A film is a petrified fountain of thought. Jean Cocteau Movies
[ Film Fountain Petrified Thought]
There is a strange pecking order among actors. Theater actors look down on film actors, who look down on TV actors. Thank God for reality shows, or we wouldn't have anybody to look down on. George Clooney
[ Actors Among Anybody Down Film God Look Order Pecking Reality Shows Strange Thank Theater Tv]
When I make a film, I never want the film to become a vehicle of social propaganda. If I wanted to do that, I'd make documentaries. Norman Jewison
[ Become Documentaries Film Make Never Propaganda Social Vehicle Want Wanted]
Films have gotten leaner and leaner, cutting out all variations from the story line. Neil Jordan
[ Cutting Films Gotten Line Out Story Variations]
I'm really keen to go back and do some theatre, but I can't afford to at the moment because we're getting married in September. And then I'm hoping to direct a film at the end of this year, and that means a year of your life without pay. Richard Roxburgh
[ Afford Back Because Direct End Film Getting Go Hoping Keen Life Married Means Moment Pay Really September Some Theatre Then Without Year Your]
I find a lot of young filmmakers make too much of an effort to be trendy and they can be pretentious. Sadie Frost
[ Effort Filmmakers Find Lot Make Much Pretentious Too Trendy Young]
I was mostly interested in it as a theatrical film. Personally, I am not so interested in television, simply because I don't watch television myself. I'm into movies. Bille August
[ Am Because Film Interested Into Mostly Movies Myself Personally Simply Television Theatrical Watch]
My next film is always shaped by the last one... by the things I feel I didn't get right, or the things I like and want to try to develop further, but it always comes out of the last picture. Robert Benton
[ Always Comes Develop Feel Film Further Get Last Next Out Picture Right Shaped Things Try Want]
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've done a few studio films in the last few years where I feel like I've done good work, and then I only end up in two scenes. That's been very disappointing. Illeana Douglas
[ Been Disappointing Done End Feel Few Films Good Last Only Scenes Studio Then Two Up Very Where Work Years]
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]
The stage is suspension of disbelief. Film is a literal medium. Joseph Bologna
[ Disbelief Film Literal Medium Stage Suspension]
It took me years to live down Dracula and convince the film producers that I would play almost any other type of role. Bela Lugosi
[ Almost Any Convince Down Dracula Film Live Other Play Producers Role Took Type Would Years]
Music is half the film. Matthew Vaughn
[ Film Half Music]
On film you put all your energies into a single glance. Alan Rickman
[ Energies Film Glance Into Put Single Your]
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]
I want to do feature films. I am flying to Malaysia to be in another feature film. We will be filming that in Malaysia, the Phillipines, and back in California. Thuy Trang
[ Am Another Back California Feature Film Filming Films Flying Malaysia Want Will]
It's nice to work with Hollywood because there is never any question of resources put at your disposal to make a film as long as it is the right thing to do. Neil Jordan
[ Any Because Disposal Film Hollywood Long Make Never Nice Put Question Resources Right Thing Work Your]
I think a badly crafted, great idea for a new film with a ton of spelling mistakes is just 100 times better than a well-crafted stale script. Alexander Payne
[ Badly Better Crafted Film Great Idea Just Mistakes New Script Spelling Stale Than Think Times Ton]
It's a great thriller or mystery, but on another level it's a film about the fact that, if you only look at a person through one lens, or only believe what you're told, you can often miss the truth that is staring you in the face. Kevin Spacey
[ Another Believe Face Fact Film Great Lens Level Look Miss Mystery Often Only Person Staring Thriller Through Told Truth]
If you're doing a drama that has some comedic elements you can't forget that it's primarily a very serious film that has some light relief. Robert Downey, Jr.
[ Comedic Doing Drama Elements Film Forget Light Primarily Relief Serious Some Very]
I've never made a film using dialogue or speech. Kenneth Anger
[ Dialogue Film Made Never Speech Using]
I was thinking about doing another film at the same time, which was the sequel to Basic Instinct and I just had a feeling that wasn't going to happen. You know, I just kind of read the writing on the wall. Bruce Greenwood
[ Another Basic Doing Feeling Film Going Had Happen Instinct Just Kind Know Read Same Sequel Thinking Time Wall Which Writing]
I'll tell you what 20 years teaches you - is that if one thing doesn't last something else will come down the pipe and to go from that and to do these films now. Blair Underwood
[ Come Down Else Films Go Last Now Pipe Something Teaches Tell These Thing Will Years]
First cuts are a bitch for a director, because it's been so many months and you put your trust in your editor and you're going to see your film assembled for the first time. You look at it and go, This is terrible. I hate it. Richard Donner
[ Assembled Because Been Cuts Director Editor Film First Go Going Hate Look Many Months Put See Terrible Time Trust Your]
On a film, I was always acting. I was either changing my clothes really quickly and wiping off the lipstick and putting on the other lipstick and then working constantly, constantly. Maggie Gyllenhaal
[ Acting Always Changing Clothes Constantly Either Film Lipstick Off Other Putting Quickly Really Then Wiping Working]
I think the obvious answer is I was raised in New York City, so growing up, not only myself but my family, like my father, we would watch a lot of Scorsese films. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Answer City Family Father Films Growing Lot Myself New Obvious Only Raised Scorsese Think Up Watch Would York]
Film-making was not at all what I had expected. Brigitte Bardot
[ Expected Film-Making Had]
Doing Tim's film is always going to be the most pleasure. Let me just put it that way. So, without drawing favorites one way or the other, getting back with him and doing Mars Attacks! was certainly a special treat. Danny Elfman
[ Always Attacks Back Certainly Doing Drawing Favorites Film Getting Going Him Just Mars Most Other Pleasure Put Special Tim Treat Way Without]
Just trying to get a film made which is always difficult no matter what kind of a budget you have. Not having a budget makes it even more difficult. Having nineteen days and no budget makes it extremely difficult. Eriq La Salle
[ Always Budget Days Difficult Even Extremely Film Get Having Just Kind Made Makes Matter More Nineteen Trying Which]
Angel was the first Irish feature film. Neil's first movie and my first movie. Stephen Rea
[ Angel Feature Film First Irish Movie Neil]
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]
In the beginning, it wasn't even a question of deciding I'm going to do independent film and not commercial films - I wasn't being offered any commercial films, and there wasn't an independent scene. Steve Buscemi
[ Any Beginning Being Commercial Deciding Even Film Films Going Independent Offered Question Scene]
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]
Like Godfather, you look at a movie like that, or something that James Gray has directed, a film with minimal or pin lighting as opposed to everything being lit bright and flat, where everything is evident. Bill Sienkiewicz
[ Being Bright Directed Everything Evident Film Flat Godfather Gray James Lighting Lit Look Minimal Movie Opposed Pin Something Where]
Some men don't gel when it comes to work - you have different work ethics, different opinions, different points of views, different methods of filmmaking - and we didn't gel. Antoine Fuqua
[ Comes Different Ethics Filmmaking Gel Men Methods Opinions Points Some Views Work]
I have tried to preserve in my relationship to the film the same closeness and intimacy that exists between a painter and his canvas. Norman McLaren
[ Between Canvas Closeness Exists Film His Intimacy Painter Preserve Relationship Same Tried]
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]
Film is changing, and it can't help but keep changing. Norman McLaren
[ Changing Film Help Keep]
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]
Movies are not about the weekend that they're released, and in the grand scheme of things, that's probably the most unimportant time of a film's life. Quentin Tarantino
[ Film Grand Life Most Movies Probably Released Scheme Things Time Unimportant Weekend]
I want to do films I can relate to emotionally. Christian Slater
[ Emotionally Films Relate Want]
When you're on a set it can be very tedious and slow. It's just not as big as when you see it on film. Sanaa Lathan
[ Big Film Just See Set Slow Tedious Very]
It's nice that we have all these different films. Charlotte Gainsbourg
[ Different Films Nice These]
When the script was written, it was sent to me with asterisks marking where he felt a song would be appropriate. Before the film was shot, the score was written. I made a demo of it, so they lived with the music as they were making the film. Alan Price
[ Appropriate Asterisks Before Demo Felt Film Lived Made Making Marking Music Score Script Sent Shot Song Were Where Would Written]
Boy, I'd hate to shoot on tape or disc or whatever the hell they're talking about. I love film. Frank Darabont
[ Boy Disc Film Hate Hell Love Shoot Talking Tape Whatever]
Once the film came out everyone wanted me, including George Michael. Cynthia Payne
[ Came Everyone Film George Including Michael Once Out Wanted]
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]
There is something about the Australian psyche that seems to like films that are slightly offbeat. Nick Park
[ Australian Films Offbeat Psyche Seems Slightly Something]
Historically the director has been the key creative element in a film and we must maintain that. We must protect that, in spite of the fact that there is new technology that's continually trying to erode that. John Frankenheimer
[ Been Continually Creative Director Element Erode Fact Film Historically Key Maintain Must New Protect Spite Technology Trying]
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]
And sometimes I do films so my daughter can see me work. Kelly Lynch
[ Daughter Films See Sometimes Work]
But it's just that the whole country is making generally lousy films these days and has been for quite a while. That's the big problem that we all have to think about. Alexander Payne
[ Been Big Country Days Films Generally Just Lousy Making Problem Quite These Think While Whole]
Multiplicity was a movie that tested really well. People seeing the movie really liked it, but then the studio couldn't market it. We opened on a weekend with nine other films. Harold Ramis
[ Films Liked Market Movie Multiplicity Nine Opened Other Really Seeing Studio Tested Then Weekend Well]
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]
Film will only became an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper. Jean Cocteau
[ Art Became Film Inexpensive Materials Only Paper Pencil Will]
We were on the island of Hawaii. I think I was there three months. It was fantastic. It is not much different than films. It depends on the television show but much of television today is as good or better than most films. Bo Derek
[ Better Depends Different Fantastic Films Good Hawaii Island Months Most Much Show Television Than Think Three Today Were]
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]
Truffaut loved actresses, and he was very intense. All the actresses I knew wanted to do a film with him. Catherine Deneuve
[ Actresses Film Him Intense Knew Loved Truffaut Very Wanted]
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]
It was a fun film. I had a great time doing it. I was looking for a role just like that for my first movie role. I didn't want to have a starring role, because I wanted a chance to learn. I didn't want the whole thing riding on me. Luke Perry
[ Because Chance Doing Film First Fun Great Had Just Learn Looking Movie Riding Role Starring Thing Time Want Wanted Whole]
I'm me, I live from film to mouth. Alan Rudolph
[ Film Live Mouth]
I was lucky enough to be the lady that was asked to be Maria in the Sound Of Music, and that film was fortunate enough to be huge hit. The same with Mary Poppins. I got terribly lucky in that respect. Julie Andrews
[ Asked Enough Film Fortunate Got Hit Huge Lady Lucky Maria Mary Music Poppins Respect Same Sound Terribly]
Hollywood today is all about being consistent. All thinking in mainstream film business takes place in one box. Dirk Benedict
[ Being Box Business Consistent Film Hollywood Mainstream Place Takes Thinking Today]
My soul is not my own any more. I cannot live like I want to. I am going to give up films. Brigitte Bardot
[ Am Any Cannot Films Give Going Live More Own Soul Up Want]
I get mad when people call me an action movie star. Indiana Jones is an adventure film, a comic book, a fantasy. Harrison Ford
[ Action Adventure Book Call Comic Fantasy Film Get Indiana Jones Mad Movie Star]
I could never have conceived that I would ever get to work in a Truffaut film. It was astonishing to me, and still is. I felt like an old pro, but it was still so unexpected. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Astonishing Conceived Could Ever Felt Film Get Never Old Pro Still Truffaut Unexpected Work Would]
The silent film has a lot of meanings. The first part of the film is comic. It represents the burlesque feel of those silent films. But I think that the second part of the film is full of tenderness and emotion. Pedro Almodovar
[ Burlesque Comic Emotion Feel Film Films First Full Lot Meanings Part Represents Second Silent Tenderness Think Those]
I'm only interested in being a good actor and in being remembered for my best films, not for the way I look. But it seems inevitable in this line of work that I have to care about the way I look without getting obsessed about it. Kevin Costner
[ Actor Being Best Care Films Getting Good Inevitable Interested Line Look Obsessed Only Remembered Seems Way Without Work]
I don't think people have been able to deal with the fact that African American filmmakers can make movies about life and relationships. Tim Robbins
[ Able African American Been Deal Fact Filmmakers Life Make Movies Relationships Think]
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]
Movie distribution may very well have migrated fully to digital form by then, making a huge dent in the need to print film and physically distribute content. Vinton Cerf
[ Content Dent Digital Distribute Distribution Film Form Fully Huge Making May Movie Need Physically Print Then Very Well]
He's a guy's guy, so it pretty much became like the impressions - don't imitate Sean Connery's voice, and things like that. We were all kind of doing it towards the end of the film, anyway, and he was cool with it. Shane West
[ Anyway Became Connery Cool Doing End Film Guy Imitate Impressions Kind Much Pretty Sean Things Towards Voice Were]
There are two types of films - one made by the big-time producers, the other is low budget stuff made by some producers who make films for the heck of it, they complete their films for small amounts, sell it at low costs with almost no publicity. Ajay Devgan
[ Almost Amounts Big-Time Budget Complete Costs Films Heck Low Made Make Other Producers Publicity Sell Small Some Stuff Their Two Types]
Everybody's a filmmaker today. John Milius Movies
[ Everybody Filmmaker Today]
I never enjoyed working in a film. Marlene Dietrich Movies
[ Enjoyed Film Never Working]
Eventually, the state's funding covered only the stages leading to presenting a film project to potential funding bodies. It was enough to produce a script, indicate casting and put together a budget to present it all, but nothing beyond that. Andrzej Wajda
[ Beyond Bodies Budget Casting Covered Enough Eventually Film Funding Indicate Leading Nothing Only Potential Present Presenting Produce Project Put Script Stages State Together]
People use location as a language in films, and Quentin uses action as a language in his films. There's really not a lot of violence. It's more of an emotional beat than it is a physical beat. Lucy Liu
[ Action Beat Emotional Films His Language Location Lot More Physical Quentin Really Than Use Uses Violence]
There is no filmmaking legislation because distributors are not interested in sharing their money with the film industry - for instance, by giving a percentage of ticket sales back to filmmakers. Andrzej Wajda
[ Back Because Distributors Film Filmmakers Filmmaking Giving Industry Instance Interested Legislation Money Percentage Sales Sharing Their Ticket]
We probably do not have a large enough industry here to ably support the independent filmmaker to move in and out. Much of the industry is based on full-time jobs here, institutionalised jobs. Ann Macbeth
[ Based Enough Filmmaker Full-Time Here Independent Industry Jobs Large Move Much Out Probably Support]
Apparently I work for free, look at some of the independent films I've done. Patrick Warburton
[ Apparently Done Films Free Independent Look Some Work]
I actually enjoy wearing the corsets required in some period films. Dinah Sheridan
[ Actually Corsets Enjoy Films Period Required Some Wearing]
So, where's the Cannes Film Festival being held this year? Christina Aguilera Movies
[ Being Cannes Festival Film Held Where Year]
Lynch is not as strange as his films. He's a complex guy with a very interesting view of the world. But he's very accessible, with a good heart. Kyle MacLachlan
[ Accessible Complex Films Good Guy Heart His Interesting Lynch Strange Very View World]
Sometimes people say to you that you should try to be in a bigger film, but it's the way it pans out. Dougray Scott
[ Bigger Film Out Say Should Sometimes Try Way]
The audience too should be respected by being presented with a film as they remember it, and for those who have not seen it, as it was intended to be seen. Anything less is a degradation of the film and its audience. George Stevens
[ Anything Audience Being Degradation Film Intended Less Presented Remember Respected Seen Should Those Too]
When I got back into the film business after college, I started out as a production assistant. Mike Lookinland
[ After Assistant Back Business College Film Got Into Out Production Started]
I'll tell you, I think that the Internet has provided an enormous boost to film criticism by giving people an opportunity to self publish or to find sites that are friendly. Roger Ebert
[ Boost Criticism Enormous Film Find Friendly Giving Internet Opportunity Provided Publish Self Sites Tell Think]
Being down in Orlando, Florida, where we filmed the movie, I learned how to bass fish. Jerry Reed, who plays the villain in the movie, taught me how to bass fish. Henry Winkler
[ Bass Being Down Filmed Fish Florida How Jerry Learned Movie Orlando Plays Reed Taught Villain Where]
If there is a book that the script came from you have to read it, you have to see what you can get out of it: mood, back story and things that may not even be in the film. They kick off your imagination and broaden the character, I think. Miranda Otto
[ Back Book Broaden Came Character Even Film Get Imagination Kick May Mood Off Out Read Script See Story Things Think Your]
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]
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]
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]
Every single art form is involved in film, in a way. Sydney Pollack Movies
[ Art Every Film Form Involved Single Way]
We started filming in 1993 which was only four years after the fall of communism. The difference in Budapest over the last five years has been remarkable. Derek Jacobi
[ After Been Budapest Communism Difference Fall Filming Five Four Last Only Over Remarkable Started Which Years]
The informing idea of what you want to say and do, that's what will take you from film school to professional - the idea. That's what is original to you. William Friedkin
[ Film Idea Informing Original Professional Say School Take Want Will]
I don't really know how many films I've done, and I don't look at this as a race that I necessarily want to win. Nor is it a race that I want to stop running. Donald Pleasence
[ Done Films How Know Look Many Necessarily Nor Race Really Running Stop Want Win]
I said I would do all the films about the commercials, and the films about ball-bearings and Ford tractors and so on, if once a year they gave me money for a free film. Karel Reisz
[ Commercials Film Films Ford Free Gave Money Once Said Would Year]
Even though some of the films I've made haven't been particularly commercial, I don't find them failures. Don Johnson
[ Been Commercial Even Failures Films Find Haven Made Particularly Some Them Though]
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]
This film business, perhaps more so in America than in Europe, has always been about young sexuality. It's not true of theatre, but in America, film audiences are young. It's not an intellectual cinema in America. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Always America Audiences Been Business Cinema Europe Film Intellectual More Perhaps Sexuality Than Theatre True Young]
There are actors who spend 20 years working and still don't achieve what I've achieved so quickly. So I think my only course of action is to work as hard as I can, not just for the sake of the film, but also to prove to these people that I do have talent. Zhang Ziyi
[ Achieve Achieved Action Actors Also Course Film Hard Just Only Prove Quickly Sake Spend Still Talent These Think Work Working Years]
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]
And you know, we did it as an independent film, and we weren't expecting it to be on television, and Lifetime ended up buying it. And the viewers responded intensely to that film. Jenna Elfman
[ Buying Did Ended Expecting Film Independent Intensely Know Lifetime Responded Television Up Viewers Weren]
If the money's right, I'll do a film. Oliver Reed
[ Film Money Right]
The rain began again. It fell heavily, easily, with no meaning or intention but the fulfilment of its own nature, which was to fall and fall. Helen Garner
[ Again Began Easily Fall Fell Fulfilment Heavily Intention Meaning Nature Own Rain Which]
The film is about Joe discovering who his mother and father are and his relationship with them, and the identity crisis he goes through once he finds out who his parents are. Christopher Eccleston
[ Crisis Discovering Father Film Finds Goes His Identity Joe Mother Once Out Parents Relationship Them Through]
Whereas painting is a more rarefied art form, with a limited audience, I recognized film as this extraordinary social tool that could reach tremendous numbers of people. Kathryn Bigelow
[ Art Audience Could Extraordinary Film Form Limited More Numbers Painting Rarefied Reach Recognized Social Tool Tremendous Whereas]
I make a film like I cook for friends. I hope they like it, but if they don't, I'm prepared to enjoy it all by myself. Melvin Van Peebles
[ Cook Enjoy Film Friends Hope Make Myself Prepared]
You seldom get that in film where you're lucky if you get any say at all in the final cut. Greta Scacchi
[ Any Cut Film Final Get Lucky Say Seldom Where]
Before she married my father, my mother was a film reviewer for The Akron Beacon Journal - a small newspaper. Jim Jarmusch
[ Beacon Before Father Film Journal Married Mother Newspaper Reviewer She Small]
I thought his performance was absolutely wonderful and had said so, but he seemed, as actors quite often are when they first see.something, to be disappointed. I think he expected more from the film and himself. John Schlesinger
[ Absolutely Actors Disappointed Expected Film First Had Himself His More Often Performance Quite Said See Seemed Something Think Thought Wonderful]
The mecca of filmmaking in the world just so happens to be in America. It's quite simply a case of us just going where the work is. Alex O'Loughlin
[ America Case Filmmaking Going Happens Just Mecca Quite Simply Us Where Work World]
I knew by heart all the dialogue of James Dean's films; I could watch Rebel Without a Cause a hundred times over. Elvis Presley
[ Cause Could Dean Dialogue Films Heart Hundred James Knew Over Rebel Times Watch Without]
I did this film for less money than it costs to stay in this hotel. We shot it in 20 days. We couldn't screw up takes for fun because we didn't have enough film. Dean Cain
[ Because Costs Days Did Enough Film Fun Hotel Less Money Screw Shot Stay Takes Than Up]
Well, you'll find the most boring part of it is the waiting, at least if it's in films anyway. Television's a lot faster, but the product... I don't think it's as good as a film. Lee Hazlewood
[ Anyway Boring Faster Film Films Find Good Least Lot Most Part Product Television Think Waiting Well]
When you stop to think about it, so many films today where we don't have that kind of contact are films about alienation. About alienated feelings. We are much more alienated from our colleagues nowadays. Elmer Bernstein
[ Alienated Alienation Colleagues Contact Feelings Films Kind Many More Much Nowadays Our Stop Think Today Where]
I went to Washington to ask for a little residual payment for the people who had written films in the early, early days, people who never got any residuals on tapes or anything at all. Fay Wray
[ Any Anything Ask Days Early Films Got Had Little Never Payment Residual Residuals Tapes Washington Went Written]
There were IBM logos designed for the film, and there were IBM design consultants working with Kubrick on the layout of the controls and computer screens. Douglas Trumbull
[ Computer Consultants Controls Design Designed Film Ibm Kubrick Layout Screens Were Working]
The censorship is such on television in the U.S. that films like mine don't stand a chance. John Pilger
[ Censorship Chance Films Mine Stand Such Television]
The Opera was a very cold film, a hopeless and dark film, no hope, no love. Dario Argento
[ Cold Dark Film Hope Hopeless Love Opera Very]
The public's nerves are raw and edgy. You have to be discreet and understanding about the films you are showing. Jack Valenti
[ Discreet Edgy Films Nerves Public Raw Showing Understanding]
No place is boring, if you've had a good night's sleep and have a pocket full of unexposed film. Robert Adams
[ Boring Film Full Good Had Night Place Pocket Sleep]
I just recently did a film with Disney, and they put the drawings straight on the computer. And it's all painted on the computer now and not by hand anymore. Gerald Scarfe
[ Anymore Computer Did Disney Drawings Film Hand Just Now Painted Put Recently Straight]
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]
The four of us couldn't have made a record with the time left over when we were shooting the show. We were on stage from 7.30 in the morning 'til 7 at night. Later on, when there was a break from filming, and we were sick of doing it the old way. Peter Tork
[ Break Doing Filming Four Later Left Made Morning Night Old Over Record Shooting Show Sick Stage Til Time Us Way Were]
It makes it difficult to decide which to go see, since no film about say, some tragic genocide in Africa is going to get a bad review even if it's poorly made. Terry Zwigoff
[ Africa Bad Decide Difficult Even Film Genocide Get Go Going Made Makes Poorly Review Say See Since Some Tragic Which]
I love film and TV, the medium of them, just because it's such a smaller screen. It's much more precise. Ideally, I'd like to do maybe a film a year of some sort and use that to work more in the theatre because theatre really is my first love. Shuler Hensley
[ Because Film First Ideally Just Love Maybe Medium More Much Precise Really Screen Smaller Some Sort Such Theatre Them Tv Use Work Year]
The main jokes in this film are about big things, love and life and zombies - we all get that. Simon Pegg
[ Big Film Get Jokes Life Love Main Things Zombies]
Nobody will ever notice that. Filmmaking is not about the tiny details. It's about the big picture. Ed Wood
[ Big Details Ever Filmmaking Nobody Notice Picture Tiny Will]
So our films had a lot more to them than entertainment value, and I'm glad that a lot of people recognize that now. People realize now the value of them as educational. Ray Harryhausen
[ Educational Entertainment Films Glad Had Lot More Now Our Realize Recognize Than Them Value]
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]
I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances. Barbara Kruger
[ Author Biography Book Circumstances Events Every Film Follows History Rendition Should So-Called Statement Think]
The film was made in 1973. It was a golden time for people to experiment without risking, for example, AIDS. Today one has to be so much more careful and I don't think a character like that could exist now. Sylvia Kristel
[ Aids Careful Character Could Example Exist Experiment Film Golden Made More Much Now Risking Think Time Today Without]
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 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]
And even Moonstruck - for some reason the audience were just in the mood for a very romantic film, because it's one of the few romantic comedies to be nominated for a Best Picture Oscar. Norman Jewison
[ Audience Because Best Comedies Even Few Film Just Mood Nominated Oscar Picture Reason Romantic Some Very Were]
I 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]
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]
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]
Even if I went off to some other career, I hope I would still be doing Coen films. Carter Burwell
[ Career Doing Even Films Hope Off Other Some Still Went Would]
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]
My friend James Cameron and I made three films together - True Lies, The Terminator and Terminator 2. Of course, that was during his early, low-budget, art-house period. Arnold Schwarzenegger
[ Cameron Course During Early Films Friend His James Lies Low-Budget Made Period Terminator Three Together True]
Pain is temporary, film is forever. Michael J. Fox
[ Film Forever Pain Temporary]
I wrote Murder at the Windmill. And it was accepted and we made it and it was the first film I made with Danny Angel, well the only film I actually made... I made a lot of it at the Windmill itself. Val Guest
[ Accepted Actually Angel Danny Film First Itself Lot Made Murder Only Well Windmill Wrote]
In recent years, anyone in the government, certainly anyone in the FBI or the CIA, or recently, in again, Clint's film, In the Line of Fire, the main bad guy is the chief advisor to the president. Charlton Heston
[ Advisor Again Anyone Bad Certainly Chief Cia Clint Fbi Film Fire Government Guy Line Main President Recent Recently Years]
So I am getting a little bored with defining one type of film as American and the other European or from somewhere else because the division is no longer true. Wim Wenders
[ Am American Because Bored Defining Division Else European Film Getting Little Longer Other Somewhere True Type]
It took a long time to get that film made. I went in for it almost right after or like maybe six or seven months after I had my son and actually auditioned for the Regina King part and they just were like, 'No, you're just - you just don't really seem the part.' Nia Long
[ Actually After Almost Auditioned Film Get Had Just King Long Made Maybe Months Part Really Right Seem Seven Six Son Time Took Went Were]
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]
I believe realism is nothing but an analysis of reality. Film scripts have a synthetical constitution. Manuel Puig
[ Analysis Believe Constitution Film Nothing Realism Reality Scripts]
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]
We're still working out the details, but I'd be delighted to do the film. The problem at the moment is my busy schedule. Shooting on this film has been extended by a month, but I need to be in the U.S. by Dec. 20. Zhang Ziyi
[ Been Busy Dec Delighted Details Extended Film Moment Month Need Out Problem Schedule Shooting Still Working]
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]
A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet. Orson Welles Movies
[ Camera Eye Film Good Head Never Poet Really Unless]
The deal is that you can do it, you don't really owe me anything, but at the end of it, I own the film. Then I can actually go out and reprint or not reprint if it I want. Todd McFarlane
[ Actually Anything Deal End Film Go Out Owe Own Really Reprint Then Want]
My cousin Malcolm Lee is also a filmmaker. Spike Lee
[ Also Cousin Filmmaker Lee Malcolm]
I don't think of myself as a director or writer. I think of myself as a filmmaker. Conrad Hall
[ Director Filmmaker Myself Think Writer]
Disney was a family film studio. I was supposed to be their young, leading man. After they found out I was involved with someone, that was the end of Disney. Tommy Kirk
[ After Disney End Family Film Found Involved Leading Man Out Someone Studio Supposed Their Young]
I don't really enjoy filming. Bill Forsyth
[ Enjoy Filming Really]
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]
My movement from painting to film was a very conscious one. Kathryn Bigelow
[ Conscious Film Movement Painting Very]
Another thing that really excites me: I'd like to do multiple versions of the same film. Steven Soderbergh
[ Another Excites Film Multiple Really Same Thing Versions]
Filmmakers who use narrators pay a price for taking the easy way: narrated films date far more quickly than films without narrators. Bruce Jackson
[ Date Easy Far Filmmakers Films More Pay Price Quickly Taking Than Use Way Without]
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]
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]
In terms of my own film experience, I'm definitely used to morose and very heavy, heavy dramas. Mia Kirshner
[ Definitely Dramas Experience Film Heavy Own Terms Used Very]
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]
Nobody would want to leave that film to go get high. Ellen Burstyn
[ Film Get Go High Leave Nobody Want 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]
The moral of filmmaking in Britain is that you will be screwed by the weather. Hugh Grant
[ Britain Filmmaking Moral Screwed Weather Will]
No, I did a film called 'Death and the Compass' as well. Alex Cox
[ Called Compass Death Did Film Well]
I began to realise that film sees the world differently than the human eye, and that sometimes those differences can make a photograph more powerful than what you actually observed. Galen Rowell
[ Actually Began Differences Differently Eye Film Human Make More Observed Photograph Powerful Realise Sees Sometimes Than Those World]
Like I said about Freaked, people tend to find these films, and I think that in the end the cool thing about a movie is that it can be sort of burnt temporarily, but then it's burnt into the fabric of your culture. Alex Winter
[ Burnt Cool Culture End Fabric Films Find Freaked Into Movie Said Sort Temporarily Tend Then These Thing Think Your]
I mean, this whole digital revolution is really eroding the director's importance on a movie because, number one, just from a practical standpoint, with floppy disks and the ability to put all of the film onto a disk, more people have access to the movie. John Frankenheimer
[ Ability Access Because Digital Director Disk Disks Eroding Film Importance Just Mean More Movie Number Onto Practical Put Really Revolution Standpoint Whole]
And so I love films that are kind of rural in atmosphere. And you know, it's just a nice place to be day after day. All be it, it can be hard, it can be hard work. You can get hot. Keith Carradine
[ After Atmosphere Day Films Get Hard Hot Just Kind Know Love Nice Place Rural Work]
We don't perceive a contradiction between writing books, making films or producing a television program. These days you can't choose how you want to express yourself anymore. Alexander Kluge
[ Anymore Between Books Choose Contradiction Days Express Films How Making Perceive Producing Program Television These Want Writing Yourself]
People always seem to see echoes of their own lives in my films. Jill Clayburgh
[ Always Echoes Films Lives Own See Seem Their]
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]
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]
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]
I don't watch much TV or films, but I've watched Cameron Diaz. Christopher Parker
[ Cameron Diaz Films Much Tv Watch Watched]
My father was an amateur filmmaker who shot 8mm color documentaries. Lasse Hallstrom
[ Amateur Color Documentaries Father Filmmaker Shot]
We shot 'High School Musical' in eight weeks. I spent longer rehearsing for 'Hairspray' than filming 'High School Musical'. Zac Efron
[ Eight Filming Hairspray High Longer Musical Rehearsing School Shot Spent Than Weeks]
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]
I remember Berlin. Berlin to me was the star of the film. I loved for six months that we filmed there. Marton Csokas
[ Berlin Film Filmed Loved Months Remember Six Star]
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]
You have film actors doing TV, rap stars doing TV, with everyone kind of crossing the line. Anthony Michael Hall
[ Actors Crossing Doing Everyone Film Kind Line Rap Stars Tv]
One of the things I particularly enjoyed doing was taking raw sound from locations during the film, like the candy machine, and writing pieces of music to go with them, which is totally unnecessary within the context of the film, because they have their own logic. Fred Frith
[ Because Candy Context Doing During Enjoyed Film Go Locations Logic Machine Music Own Particularly Pieces Raw Sound Taking Their Them Things Totally Unnecessary Which Within Writing]
As a director you have to be careful you don't over-design the film. You have to be careful that the period aspect does not take over. Stanley Tucci
[ Aspect Careful Director Does Film Over Period Take]
You see I don't like to be really too commercial about things but in this business you've just got to be commercial otherwise the films don't make money and you don't make films and as a long as a commodity is selling it's silly to kill it dead. Peter Cushing
[ Business Commercial Commodity Dead Films Got Just Kill Long Make Money Otherwise Really See Selling Silly Things Too]
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
[ Behavior Camera Character Film Front Gives Go Intimate Knowledge Life Making Out Played Six Time Weeks Work Worked]
I think one of my very favorite films of all time was with Peter Sellers when he played Chauncey, the gardener. Being There. Blythe Danner
[ Being Favorite Films Gardener Peter Played Sellers Think Time Very]
The greatest drawback in making pictures is the fact that film makers have to eat. Ray Milland
[ Drawback Eat Fact Film Greatest Makers Making Pictures]
We did this film in 13 days, mind you. And 13 days is not very long for a feature film. Nobody in their right mind would argue that. Nobody in their right mind would do that. Kurtwood Smith
[ Argue Days Did Feature Film Long Mind Nobody Right Their Very Would]
What I mean is that today's films lay lot of emphasis on glamour and associated emotions. Rajendra Prasad
[ Associated Emotions Emphasis Films Glamour Lay Lot Mean Today]
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]
Why should a horror film be just a horror film? To me, The Company of Wolves is a fairy tale; it's got all those elements plus a lot more. And we know that fairy tales aren't innocent any more. Neil Jordan
[ Any Company Elements Fairy Film Got Horror Innocent Just Know Lot More Plus Should Tale Tales Those Why Wolves]
Sometimes I have a great day of filming and sometimes the theater strikes me better. It just depends. Philip Seymour Hoffman
[ Better Day Depends Filming Great Just Sometimes Strikes Theater]
Unfortunately, I ended up kind of getting sadly duped, in a way. I haven't had an agent in 10 years, and now I'm doing some of the most interesting films I've ever had an opportunity to play in. Daryl Hannah
[ Agent Doing Duped Ended Ever Films Getting Had Haven Interesting Kind Most Now Opportunity Play Sadly Some Unfortunately Up Way Years]
I completely take on the risk, the poker game, which being an artist means, and I'm going to try to make a film which honestly reflects what I have in my head. Antonio Banderas
[ Artist Being Completely Film Game Going Head Honestly Make Means Poker Reflects Risk Take Try Which]
I like John Carpenter. I like some of his films more than others. Guillermo del Toro
[ Carpenter Films His John More Others Some Than]
Certainly Amadeus because it was a very powerful time for me, we filmed it in the Czech Republic at a time of lots of social and political change going on in that part of the world. Jeffrey Jones
[ Amadeus Because Certainly Change Czech Filmed Going Lots Part Political Powerful Republic Social Time Very World]
She is also brought to a point of zero in the beginning of the story, and I think you can say that about a lot of my films in that they are often about people who are brought to the point of zero in the beginning of the film. Bille August
[ Also Beginning Brought Film Films Lot Often Point Say She Story Think Zero]
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 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 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]
Well, you know I have an office, my film offices. So I know that syndrome. I fancy offices, so there must be something wrong with me. Even the window cleaner intrigues me. It's a very sexy environment. Hugh Grant
[ Cleaner Environment Even Fancy Film Intrigues Know Must Office Offices Sexy Something Syndrome Very Well Window Wrong]
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]
I have an Italian comedy at the Venice Film Festival. Robert Englund
[ Comedy Festival Film Italian Venice]
Now, it's almost impossible to go out and do a film about a new form of music. Penelope Spheeris
[ Almost Film Form Go Impossible Music New Now Out]
The 1980s really ended for me in 1992 with the film Kika. Pedro Almodovar
[ Ended Film Really]
I can be intimidating, but not within the confines of a film shoot. Jeanne Moreau
[ Confines Film Intimidating Shoot Within]
I actually went to film school and was making experimental films for a short time, so it wasn't such a leap. Jim Coleman
[ Actually Experimental Film Films Leap Making School Short Such Time Went]
When a film like Chris Nolan's Memento cannot get picked up, to me independent film is over. It's dead. Steven Soderbergh
[ Cannot Chris Dead Film Get Independent Memento Nolan Over Picked Up]
I'll be with The Goat until the fall. Then I've been given three plays to look at and there have been a couple of films have come over the desk. I will probably not do either one of them. Mercedes Ruehl
[ Been Come Couple Desk Either Fall Films Given Goat Look Over Plays Probably Them Then Three Until Will]
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]
Foreign capital to build new cinemas will help modernize China's aging cinema infrastructure, attract Chinese consumers back into cinemas, and increase demand for U.S. films. Jack Valenti
[ Aging Attract Back Build Capital China Chinese Cinema Cinemas Consumers Demand Films Foreign Help Increase Infrastructure Into Modernize New Will]
It's quite a dangerous career move to go wilfully on making films that may not find a distributor. John Hurt
[ Career Dangerous Distributor Films Find Go Making May Move Quite]
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]
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]
If I make two films in a year, they'll be different. This is my style - I can't have just one way. Mohsen Makhmalbaf
[ Different Films Just Make Style Two Way Year]
Short films don't go too far. Matthew McGrory
[ Far Films Go Short Too]
My experiences in film and theatre in the States have been much more rigorous-in England there's an environment of, Let's try this. Kim Cattrall
[ Been England Environment Experiences Film More Much States Theatre Try]
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]
I love filmmaking, and I love the process. And I would rather do nothing else. It's a privilege to be able to paint such big pictures, so to speak. Bryan Singer
[ Able Big Else Filmmaking Love Nothing Paint Pictures Privilege Process Rather Speak Such Would]
Because I found myself telling the story of his family to people without the visual aids that I was able to employ by filming them eventually. But I very much knew exactly what I was going to do. Terry Zwigoff
[ Able Aids Because Employ Eventually Exactly Family Filming Found Going His Knew Much Myself Story Telling Them Very Visual Without]
Abroad, they have covered pretty much all subjects, explored every possibility, every twist. So similarities between ideas you have and those filmed abroad are quite possible. Ajay Devgan
[ Abroad Between Covered Every Explored Filmed Ideas Much Possibility Possible Pretty Quite Similarities Subjects Those Twist]
I'm not 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]
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]
The only folk I can judge are people like Woody Allen who I think is a genius, largely because I think he has beaten the system. He has his own company, and his films are all his own ideas. It's his direction, and so it comes out the way he imagined it. Nigel Kneale
[ Allen Beaten Because Comes Company Direction Films Folk Genius His Ideas Imagined Judge Largely Only Out Own System Think Way Woody]
I have directed good actors and have gone through the process which is more detailed in theater in a way. You have to get people to stay for two or three hours in a performance. They need more talk and rehearsal than in films. Julie Taymor
[ Actors Detailed Directed Films Get Gone Good Hours More Need Performance Process Rehearsal Stay Talk Than Theater Three Through Two Way Which]
HATE, even if it's making money. is an underground movie, that's how it was made. It's a film about police brutality in the largest sense, it's about the whole of society and not just about the hood. Mathieu Kassovitz
[ Brutality Even Film Hate Hood How Just Largest Made Making Money Movie Police Sense Society Underground Whole]
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
[ Around Because Better Demand Failure Film Good More Must Peers Television Theater Things Us Why Your]
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]
Most films are written and made with a hero around 35, or even 25. Charles Dance
[ Around Even Films Hero Made Most Written]
I do remember, as a child, that I always imagined, when I was maybe 6 or 7, my fantasy was that everywhere I went I was being followed by an invisible film crew. Ben Kingsley
[ Always Being Child Crew Everywhere Fantasy Film Followed Imagined Invisible Maybe Remember Went]
I read and watch movies. I can't go to the movie theater much anymore, though, because I get recognized. It's worse sometimes if I wear a costume and try not to get recognized. I watch most of my films on airplanes. Ayumi Hamasaki
[ Airplanes Anymore Because Costume Films Get Go Most Movie Movies Much Read Recognized Sometimes Theater Though Try Watch Wear Worse]
I'd always done family-friendly stuff. I wanted to do a film where I could show my darker side and make people uncomfortable. Melissa Joan Hart
[ Always Could Darker Done Family-Friendly Film Make Show Side Stuff Uncomfortable Wanted Where]
I did a film called Dracula and it was very nice because I had lots of trips to New York on Concorde. Julie Harris
[ Because Called Concorde Did Dracula Film Had Lots New Nice Trips Very York]
You should look straight at a film; that's the only way to see one. Film is not the art of scholars but of illiterates. Werner Herzog
[ Art Film Look Only Scholars See Should Straight Way]
Lord of the Rings was something I always wanted to do. I read the book when I was about 25, and I was always hoping if it was ever made into a feature film that I would be involved in some way. And then I finally got it, and I was over the moon. It was fantastic news. Sean Bean
[ Always Book Ever Fantastic Feature Film Finally Got Hoping Into Involved Lord Made Moon News Over Read Rings Some Something Then Wanted Way Would]
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]
I've always loved films, always. I studied literature and I went to Columbia in New York and I went to Paris for part of one year and ended up staying there. Jim Jarmusch
[ Always Columbia Ended Films Literature Loved New Paris Part Staying Studied Up Went Year York]
I smuggled the camera, it was no problem to smuggle the camera there. And I took 60 photos, two films, during the time when there was no one in the control room, in the building. Mordechai Vanunu
[ Building Camera Control During Films Photos Problem Room Smuggle Smuggled Time Took Two]
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]
Even befor doing this film, I've always been interested in mythology. Rachel True
[ Always Been Doing Even Film Interested Mythology]
I think that Mos Def is the best actor, but when you talk about rappers in films, I don't really think the quality of the acting is most important because most rappers are put in movies because of the personality and people want to see that. Morris Chestnut
[ Acting Actor Because Best Def Films Important Mos Most Movies Personality Put Quality Rappers Really See Talk Think Want]
The film business is absurd. Stars don't last very long. It's much more interesting to be a proper actor. Tom Courtenay
[ Absurd Actor Business Film Interesting Last Long More Much Proper Stars Very]
On a low-budget film, you don't have all the luxuries. Lukas Haas
[ Film Low-Budget Luxuries]
I think I'm the only actor in the history of film who got to slap Sam Jackson on the face and butt and lived to tell about it. Eugene Levy
[ Actor Face Film Got History Jackson Lived Only Sam Slap Tell Think]
Because of the wealth of fine music spread through the film, working on it held all the fun and excitement of attending a great concert. June Allyson
[ Attending Because Concert Excitement Film Fine Fun Great Held Music Spread Through Wealth Working]
The 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]
And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble. Douglas Sirk Movies
[ Films Gamble Gambler Movies Must Produce]
I believe I'm doing the right thing in trying to step away from that and to take chances and work on little independent films and do stuff like that wild dance scene. Patrick Warburton
[ Away Believe Chances Dance Doing Films Independent Little Right Scene Step Stuff Take Thing Trying Wild Work]
There are so many factors when you think of your own films. You think of the people you worked on it with, and somehow forget the movie. You can't forgive the movie for a long time. It takes a few years to look at it with any objectivity and forgive its flaws. George A. Romero
[ Any Factors Few Films Flaws Forget Forgive Long Look Many Movie Objectivity Own Somehow Takes Think Time Worked Years Your]
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]
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]
I liked The Slipper and the Rose, as I have already mentioned, because it was such a lovely film to do. Julie Harris
[ Already Because Film Liked Lovely Mentioned Rose Slipper Such]
I've always listened to a lot of film music, actually. Marc Newson
[ Actually Always Film Listened Lot Music]
There is also an artistic element which is lead by the film maker. Issues of what is reality and objectivity are as always relevant as someone is going to edit the film. Ben Edwards
[ Also Always Artistic Edit Element Film Going Issues Lead Maker Objectivity Reality Relevant Someone Which]
There are three rape scenes that I've had to act in, and none of them have gotten to film. I don't think it's something that should be promoted in any way. Joan Severance
[ Act Any Film Gotten Had None Promoted Scenes Should Something Them Think Three Way]
But, it is hard too, because I want to do another action film. Believe it or not, it was fun. Shane West
[ Action Another Because Believe Film Fun Hard Too Want]
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]
Well, it was the beginning of my film career. It was amazing to me that I got nominated for an Academy Award. Sally Kellerman
[ Academy Amazing Award Beginning Career Film Got Nominated Well]
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]
On set is where I feel comfortable. The red carpet stuff, talking about the film, explaining your own life, it doesn't come naturally. It's all necessary stuff I suppose but it's not my strength. Naomi Watts
[ Carpet Come Comfortable Explaining Feel Film Life Naturally Necessary Own Red Set Strength Stuff Suppose Talking Where Your]
We were asked to believe that the variety and the novelty of even the crude films of the early days would provide a means of entertainment which would cut out the stage. Ivor Novello
[ Asked Believe Crude Cut Days Early Entertainment Even Films Means Novelty Out Provide Stage Variety Were Which Would]
Filmmaking is a chance to live many lifetimes. Robert Altman
[ Chance Filmmaking Lifetimes Live Many]
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'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]
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]
To have a film in America means precisely nothing if you don't have a distributor who stands behind it. Arthur Cohn
[ America Behind Distributor Film Means Nothing Precisely Stands]
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 kinda go for the Jane Eyre type of film. I am fascinated by classics. Tippi Hedren
[ Am Classics Fascinated Film Go Jane Kinda Type]
Also, there are now new laws in Brazil which create incentives for Argentine and Latin American films to be premiered and distributed in Brazil and vice versa. Walter Salles
[ Also American Brazil Create Distributed Films Incentives Latin Laws New Now Versa Vice Which]
That is a big danger, losing your inspiration. When I work in film and television I try to do each take a little differently. I never want to do the same thing twice, because then you're not being spontaneous, you're just recreating something. Karl Urban
[ Because Being Big Danger Differently Each Film Inspiration Just Little Losing Never Recreating Same Something Spontaneous Take Television Then Thing Try Twice Want Work Your]
In Australia, they set up a special fund to kick films off. It was quite an enlightened sort of move. You could go to this government bureau with scripts and and get finance for films. Bruce Beresford
[ Australia Bureau Could Enlightened Films Finance Fund Get Go Government Kick Move Off Quite Scripts Set Sort Special Up]
The only place that I'd be worried about being typecast is the independent film world. Michelle Rodriguez
[ Being Film Independent Only Place Typecast World Worried]
Oh yeah - I watched Knife in the Water, saw the shot, and repeated it. But even if I hadn't seen that film, inevitably the camera would've ended up on top of that mast, I mean if you think of it there are only so many dynamic shots on a boat. Phillip Noyce
[ Boat Camera Dynamic Ended Even Film Hadn Inevitably Knife Many Mean Oh Only Repeated Saw Seen Shot Shots Think Top Up Watched Water Would Yeah]
The very reasons sometimes that you make a film are the reasons for its failure. Sydney Pollack
[ Failure Film Make Reasons Sometimes Very]
I was influenced by European movies, old Fellini, old Kurosawa - any sort of foreign film. Ted Demme
[ Any European Fellini Film Foreign Influenced Kurosawa Movies Old Sort]
I made a commitment to myself; that I wanted to be an actress, and I wanted to do films that make a difference. It has to move people. Laura Dern
[ Actress Commitment Difference Films Made Make Move Myself Wanted]
I thought Jack's directing job was the best thing about the film. Harvey Keitel
[ Best Directing Film Jack Job Thing Thought]
There's no point in making a film out of a great book. The book's already great. What's the point? Neil Jordan
[ Already Book Film Great Making Out Point]
I like songs and film because you can turn your life into a sort of myth or dream. Sean Lennon
[ Because Dream Film Into Life Myth Songs Sort Turn Your]
I had been working early in my life in films - since I was 11. Ajay Naidu
[ Been Early Films Had Life Since Working]
The first Superman film took up a huge chunk of our lives, but it was a wonderful time for us. We were young, my daughter was little, we were filming in London for a year, so we became like a close family. Margot Kidder
[ Became Chunk Close Daughter Family Film Filming First Huge Little Lives London Our Superman Time Took Up Us Were Wonderful Year Young]
After I did Untamed Heart I wanted to do a film that was outrageous. I really wanted to do, you know, a performance. I don't want to allow my image to rule the choices that I make. Christian Slater
[ After Allow Choices Did Film Heart Image Know Make Outrageous Performance Really Rule Want Wanted]
I'm not interesting enough on my own that you'd want to see a film about me. Albert Brooks
[ Enough Film Interesting Own See Want]
I feel safe in saying this, and that is that Peter Weir is without a doubt one of the greatest filmmakers of all time. I'd open a door in a movie for him if he asked me to. Paul Bettany
[ Asked Door Doubt Feel Filmmakers Greatest Him Movie Open Peter Safe Saying Time Without]
Mr. Reagan spent World War II, the global conflict fought and won by his generation, making training films in Hollywood. R. W. Apple, Jr.
[ Conflict Films Fought Generation Global His Hollywood Ii Making Mr Reagan Spent Training War Won World]
Ever since I've left, I've been doing nothing but this film and traveling, promoting and doing festivals. So the good thing is that I'm not sitting around pining over whether I made the right choice in leaving. I'm moving and grooving. Eriq La Salle
[ Around Been Choice Doing Ever Festivals Film Good Grooving Leaving Left Made Moving Nothing Over Pining Promoting Right Since Sitting Thing Traveling Whether]
I like the theater enormously, but I truly love films - the whole bizarre, boring process that it can be. Minnie Driver
[ Bizarre Boring Enormously Films Love Process Theater Truly Whole]
I was shocked. They were going to give me money to make this really odd show? Well, I still had little thought of it going to series, but I thought it was great that my next short film was going to be paid for. Joe Murray
[ Film Give Going Great Had Little Make Money Next Odd Paid Really Series Shocked Short Show Still Thought Well Were]
There came a point in time when Michael was under a great deal of pressure to alter the film in a way that was just disturbing to him. I had not seen the movie, yet. He phoned me in July of '92 to look at his version. Madeleine Stowe
[ Alter Came Deal Disturbing Film Great Had Him His July Just Look Michael Movie Phoned Point Pressure Seen Time Under Version Way Yet]
You're seeing me develop, not only as a filmmaker if you've seen my earlier films, but you're seeing me kind of learn how to be a human, how my philosophy has evolved. David Cronenberg
[ Develop Earlier Evolved Filmmaker Films How Human Kind Learn Only Philosophy Seeing Seen]
The adrenaline of a live performance is unlike anything in film or theater. I can see why it's so addictive. Gwyneth Paltrow
[ Addictive Adrenaline Anything Film Live Performance See Theater Unlike Why]
I've watched films and even forgotten I'm in them. Bob Hoskins
[ Even Films Forgotten Them Watched]
I wanted to play a mother again. I thought it would be interesting to play the mother of an older child. And it was also the kind of part I've been looking for my whole career, actually, in film. You know, just to play a femme fatale who's very smart, and wicked. Sigourney Weaver
[ Actually Again Also Been Career Child Fatale Femme Film Interesting Just Kind Know Looking Mother Older Part Play Smart Thought Very Wanted Whole Wicked Would]
I hate being cold and I hate being wet and around 80% percent of this film I was cold and another 60% I was cold and wet, so it wasn't the best shoot for me. Morris Chestnut
[ Another Around Being Best Cold Film Hate Percent Shoot Wet]