Quotations that match 'movie'.

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.
[ Another Anxious Back Excellent Few Film Getting Go Make May More Movies Parts Soon Succeed Taken Too Where Work]
The Whole Wide World is the first movie I've ever produced.
[ Ever First Movie Produced Whole Wide World]
For me the greatest source of income is still movies. Nothing - stocks, financial speculation, real estate speculation or businesses - makes more money for me than making movies.
[ Businesses Estate Financial Greatest Income Makes Making Money More Movies Nothing Real Source Speculation Still Stocks Than]
Movies are art and the spirit of the movie depends on the creators.
[ Art Creators Depends Movie Movies Spirit]
I've always been a bit of a sound freak in the movies I've done.
[ Always Been Bit Done Freak Movies Sound]
There's a lot of great movies that have won the Academy Award, and a lot of great movies that haven't. You just do the best you can.
[ Academy Award Best Great Haven Just Lot Movies Won]
The script was very explicit about the nudity that was supposed to be in the movie. Actually, they don't show everything we shot. They would cut here and it was floored. It was very embarrassing.
[ Actually Cut Embarrassing Everything Explicit Floored Here Movie Nudity Script Shot Show Supposed Very Would]
Miramax can buy a small independent movie that isn't very good, but because it has great relationships with different theaters, it can get into a big theater.
[ Because Big Buy Different Get Good Great Independent Into Miramax Movie Relationships Small Theater Theaters Very]
Our fathers were actually business partners in the same real-estate firm, and we got together and thought, How can we get a movie together and get distribution and create a new movie genre? We started by making satires of commercials.
[ Actually Business Commercials Create Distribution Fathers Firm Genre Get Got How Making Movie New Our Partners Real-Estate Same Started Thought Together Were]
The first script I got was Narc and I really responded to it; it reminded me of a '70s type movie, I really liked the characters, I didn't anticipate the ending.
[ Anticipate Characters Ending First Got Liked Movie Narc Really Reminded Responded Script Type]
We are the movies and the movies are us. Movies
[ Movies Us]
You're being cast for your acting ability. It's not based on the way your body functions. If you're playing a lead in a movie, it's for that character and they'll tailor it to you. In a dance company, you have to fit in a definite mold.
[ Ability Acting Based Being Body Cast Character Company Dance Definite Fit Functions Lead Mold Movie Playing Tailor Way Your]
I like the fact that this kind of family has been seen in a movie a million times: teenage kids, the family is a bit strained and they don't have enough money, but in the background the guy used to be a Gene Simmons type.
[ Background Been Bit Enough Fact Family Gene Guy Kids Kind Million Money Movie Seen Strained Teenage Times Type Used]
When I worked on 2001 - which was my first feature film - I was deeply and permanently affected by the notion that a movie could be like a first-person experience.
[ Affected Could Deeply Experience Feature Film First First-Person First-Person Movie Notion Permanently Which Worked]
A lot of times you get credit for stuff in your movies you didn't intend to be there.
[ Credit Get Intend Lot Movies Stuff Times Your]
Stardom is only a by-product of acting. I don't think being a movie star is a good enough reason for existing.
[ Acting Being By-Product Enough Existing Good Movie Only Reason Star Stardom Think]
I like to think the movies that I've picked have something worthwhile to say. Something relevant.
[ Movies Picked Relevant Say Something Think Worthwhile]
I had still never read one of the Bond books when the movie Dr. No came out.
[ Bond Books Came Dr Had Movie Never Out Read Still]
I'll probably pursue doing more movies, but not horror or movies with killers in them. I'll try to stick to happy movies. I want to act and direct like Jodie Foster. I admire her because she went to college and she's still doing the same thing.
[ Act Admire Because College Direct Doing Foster Happy Her Horror Jodie Killers More Movies Probably Pursue Same She Stick Still Them Thing Try Want Went]
I never stopped making pictures. There were times when more of my income was coming from other sources, and I had to devote more time to television and movies and records.
[ Coming Devote Had Income Making More Movies Never Other Pictures Records Sources Stopped Television Time Times Were]
I mean, look, I love movies, not just the ones I make... In fact, I don't like the movies I make very much.
[ Fact Just Look Love Make Mean Movies Much Ones Very]
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.
[ Burnt Cool Culture End Fabric Films Find Freaked Into Movie Said Sort Temporarily Tend Then These Thing Think Your]
All these directors who do different locations forget that one room can be shot from a million different angles and a million different ways. When I direct a movie, I'm going to use that.
[ Angles Different Direct Directors Forget Going Locations Million Movie Room Shot These Use Ways]
I love more than anything looking at a movie scene by scene and seeing the intention behind it.
[ Anything Behind Intention Looking Love More Movie Scene Seeing Than]
Any actor will tell you there's more of a schedule to doing a television show. That's why you'll notice a lot of big movie actors are doing television, and they'll tell you, it's because of the schedule.
[ Actor Actors Any Because Big Doing Lot More Movie Notice Schedule Show Television Tell Why Will]
You've got to keep taking certain risks, because my priority is in acting, it's not in movie stardom.
[ Acting Because Certain Got Keep Movie Priority Risks Stardom Taking]
I wasn't trying to top Pulp Fiction with Jackie Brown. I wanted to go underneath it and make a more modest character study movie.
[ Brown Character Fiction Go Jackie Make Modest More Movie Pulp Study Top Trying Underneath Wanted]
After Zorro, people spoke Spanish to me for ages. I'm Welsh but that movie instantly gave me a new ethnicity.
[ After Ages Ethnicity Gave Instantly Movie New Spanish Spoke Welsh]
Believe it or not, I don't own a TV. Crazy huh? I'm not a big movie-goer either. I just feel like I'm watching work. I am always outside and couldn't care less about what's on TV these days.
[ Always Am Believe Big Care Crazy Days Either Feel Huh Just Less Outside Own These Tv Watching Work]
I am a theatre actor, but the last ten years I've taken parts in movies because it keeps me in money.
[ Actor Am Because Keeps Last Money Movies Parts Taken Ten Theatre Years]
Movies can't ruin books. They can only ruin movies.
[ Books Movies Only Ruin]
Some men have a silly theory about beautiful women - that somewhere along the line they'll turn into a monster. That movie gave them a chance to watch it happen.
[ Along Beautiful Chance Gave Happen Into Line Men Monster Movie Silly Some Somewhere Them Theory Turn Watch Women]
Burroughs was never really that pleased with the way popular culture and society treated his character. He tried to make a few movies of his own as a result, but they weren't very good.
[ Burroughs Character Culture Few Good His Make Movies Never Own Pleased Popular Really Result Society Treated Tried Very Way Weren]
It was exactly what was released two months later with the exception of a couple of reaction shots which we went back in to get. I liked the movie very much and asked him what the studio's problem was. I felt that he was at a point where they might have worn him down.
[ Asked Back Couple Down Exactly Exception Felt Get Him Later Liked Might Months Movie Much Point Problem Reaction Released Shots Studio Two Very Went Where Which Worn]
I'm going to continue doing what I want to do. And if it means I want to go and make a big movie, if it has something to say, I will want to make it. I don't want to spend my life wasting my time. If it's a big movie, I want to do it. If it's a small movie, I want to do it.
[ Big Continue Doing Go Going Life Make Means Movie Say Small Something Spend Time Want Wasting Will]
I don't want to know movie directors. I don't want to be close to them. I don't want to interfere with their work. I don't want them to interfere with mine.
[ Close Directors Interfere Know Mine Movie Their Them Want Work]
I'm really in no danger of being perceived as a famous movie actor!
[ Actor Being Danger Famous Movie Perceived Really]
We have to promote a movie. It's just extraordinary that everybody I'm talkin' to loves this movie.
[ Everybody Extraordinary Just Loves Movie Promote Talkin]
I'm not a movie star like other actors in the way that I need to walk with a bodyguard.
[ Actors Bodyguard Movie Need Other Star Walk Way]
It must have been so impossible to think about it and dare to do that, so they feel compassionate for her. I don't think the movie would work otherwise.
[ Been Compassionate Dare Feel Her Impossible Movie Must Otherwise Think Work Would]
The movies I usually do are maybe three or four weeks because they don't have a lot of money.
[ Because Four Lot Maybe Money Movies Three Usually Weeks]
I'll look back and I'd be better to answer that in about three months from now. Or when the movie comes out and I see it. I don't even know what it is yet. I've still been in the middle of it.
[ Answer Back Been Better Comes Even Know Look Middle Months Movie Now Out See Still Three Yet]
I like movies about longing and desperation, and dark and light things, stories about people struggling to raise children, and to have relationships and be intimate with each other.
[ Children Dark Desperation Each Intimate Light Longing Movies Other Raise Relationships Stories Struggling Things]
I got into film-making because I was interested in making entertaining movies, which I felt there was a lack of.
[ Because Entertaining Felt Film-Making Got Interested Into Lack Making Movies Which]
Every movie I've been in has ended up on television.
[ Been Ended Every Movie Television Up]
I don't want to be Tom Cruise. I'm not after some movie blockbuster career. That's not the kind of work I'm interested in. And frankly, it's not the kind of work I'm ever going to get.
[ After Blockbuster Career Cruise Ever Frankly Get Going Interested Kind Movie Some Tom Want Work]
Now people want what the movie was about, which is violent comedy. And that's really what The Aristocrats is based on - what will a family do out of desperation.
[ Aristocrats Based Comedy Desperation Family Movie Now Out Really Violent Want Which Will]
I pulled out of making movies in about '96 or '97.
[ Making Movies Out Pulled]
I don't even know what TV star means. I know there's a difference in how people approach you, compared to movies. They feel OK coming up to you and sitting with you in a restaurant, unfortunately.
[ Approach Coming Compared Difference Even Feel How Know Means Movies Ok Restaurant Sitting Star Tv Unfortunately Up]
In some movies you feel like you're a very small part of a huge machine. Whereas in the theater you can have a very small part, but you can still feel the weight and the gravity of it. Given the nature of theater, it's a more concentrated and quiet experience.
[ Concentrated Experience Feel Given Gravity Huge Machine More Movies Nature Part Quiet Small Some Still Theater Very Weight Whereas]
It wasn't the greatest script in the world, but not many people can say they've played a wicked king in a swashbuckling Arthurian special-effects monster movie.
[ Greatest King Many Monster Movie Played Say Script Wicked World]
Luck, I never looked to make difficult movies on purpose. You make the films you can make.
[ Difficult Films Looked Luck Make Movies Never Purpose]
There's an electrical thing about movies. Movies
[ Electrical Movies Thing]
'm really proud of it. To me, it's a movie about character behavior and the pecking order of the pack, as well as the central character's massive survival guilt.
[ Behavior Central Character Guilt Massive Movie Order Pack Pecking Proud Really Survival Well]
There's got to be something that you can do that will not just be a nice honor to the play, or the book, or the movie you're dealing with, but some aspect that maybe can explore something that the play couldn't do.
[ Aspect Book Dealing Explore Got Honor Just Maybe Movie Nice Play Some Something Will]
I was the first movie star to plunge into night-time soap opera.
[ First Into Movie Opera Plunge Soap Star]
I developed that for a long time. I also developed 'Sugar Sweet Science' at New Line and that didn't happen. That was a boxing movie. And between all that there were a couple of other things.
[ Also Between Boxing Couple Developed Happen Line Long Movie New Other Science Sugar Sweet Things Time Were]
In regards to The Haunting, people compared it to the old movie, which is unfair. We didn't have the rights to the movie. I couldn't duplicate a single thing because that would have been legal infringement.
[ Because Been Compared Duplicate Haunting Legal Movie Old Regards Rights Single Thing Unfair Which Would]
I don't like doing movies, period. Movies are hard. I like TV.
[ Doing Hard Movies Period Tv]
Of all the movies I've done in my life, the one where I play a crazy awful psycho woman finds me my husband.
[ Awful Crazy Done Finds Husband Life Movies Play Psycho Where Woman]
Naturally we need black men to give this movie serious credibility.
[ Black Credibility Give Men Movie Naturally Need Serious]
I mean no film is beyond criticism, but I think we've made a very modest movie.
[ Beyond Criticism Film Made Mean Modest Movie Think Very]
You'd be surprised how many movie stars still care about the work.
[ Care How Many Movie Stars Still Surprised Work]
All I do is go to the movies.
[ Go Movies]
Shooting this one was kind of like a two month party, we would literally play music between takes, and other movies that were shooting on our lot would play hookey, come over and hang out and stuff. We had a great time.
[ Between Come Great Had Hang Kind Literally Lot Month Movies Music Other Our Out Over Party Play Shooting Stuff Takes Time Two Were Would]
I love doing big movies. It's awesome! You have all these toys. The thing I like about this movie is, like they always say, directors have the biggest train sets! Don't tell anyone, but I'd do this for free.
[ Always Anyone Awesome Big Biggest Directors Doing Free Love Movie Movies Say Sets Tell These Thing Toys Train]
There are genres I don't care for, and I've never worked in those genres, and then sometimes there are people that I haven't liked and I haven't worked for those people. But if I feel like there's a movie that I would like to go see, I'll jump into it.
[ Care Feel Genres Go Haven Into Jump Liked Movie Never See Sometimes Then Those Worked Would]
You learn more discipline in the theatre than you do in movies or TV. You're on stage every night and you have to sustain your energy level tor several hours.
[ Discipline Energy Every Hours Learn Level More Movies Night Several Stage Sustain Than Theatre Tv Your]
We were a Western civilisation, an English speaking civilisation, both NZ and Australia, and we had all these influences coming from both Great Britain and America to us; sending us their culture in the shape and form of movies and television.
[ America Australia Both Britain Civilisation Coming Culture English Form Great Had Influences Movies Sending Shape Speaking Television Their These Us Were Western]
I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruins my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star.
[ Care Career College Going Movie Rather Ruins Smart Star Than]
I really love to make movies.
[ Love Make Movies Really]
They make Spy Kids, they make Scream, they make A Scary Movie. This doesn't do that, so it could be a very bad marriage. I'm trying to keep this potential nightmare quiet because we're just finishing editing.
[ Bad Because Could Editing Finishing Just Keep Kids Make Marriage Movie Nightmare Potential Quiet Scary Scream Spy Trying Very]
It's tedious to watch something very obvious being worked out, like a movie that's not particularly good and after about half an hour you know how it's going to end.
[ After Being End Going Good Half Hour How Know Movie Obvious Out Particularly Something Tedious Very Watch Worked]
The sexy moments for me, I wasn't thinking of them as sexy. I was thinking of them as more specific to my character. So it was necessary for my character's development in the movie, so that's how I played it.
[ Character Development How Moments More Movie Necessary Played Sexy Specific Them Thinking]
When I go to a movie, I'm always thrilled if I've seen an actor do something and I didn't realize until the end of the movie that that was that person. I love that.
[ Actor Always End Go Love Movie Person Realize Seen Something Thrilled Until]
I never turned down a movie because they wouldn't give me enough money.
[ Because Down Enough Give Money Movie Never Turned]
I can't get my head around the fact that the technology of the first two movies, which are forty years prior to Star Wars, is so much better than any technology they had in Star Wars!
[ Any Around Better Fact First Forty Get Had Head Movies Much Prior Star Technology Than Two Wars Which Years]
When Silence of the Lambs did well commercially it was more than anything. My partner Ed Saxon and I were just so relieved that finally we had made a movie that had made some money!
[ Anything Commercially Did Ed Finally Had Just Lambs Made Money More Movie Partner Relieved Silence Some Than Well Were]
I guess what's most surprised me in most of the reviews is that they don't seem to get the noir story in the dream sequence, so they analyze it like a straight noir movie.
[ Analyze Dream Get Guess Most Movie Noir Reviews Seem Sequence Story Straight Surprised]
I don't really care where movies come from as long as they're worth making.
[ Care Come Long Making Movies Really Where Worth]
It's very eclectic, the way one chooses subjects in the movie business, especially in the commercial movie business. You need to develop material yourself or material is presented to you as an assignment to direct.
[ Assignment Business Chooses Commercial Develop Direct Eclectic Especially Material Movie Need Presented Subjects Very Way Yourself]
What is a movie star? It is an illusion. It was everything I ever wanted to be, but it became a kind of shell, non? It was what made me famous and got me women. But it wasn't real.
[ Became Ever Everything Famous Got Illusion Kind Made Movie Non Real Shell Star Wanted Women]
Warren Beatty has always acted like a Movie Star even when no one knew who he was.
[ Acted Always Beatty Even Knew Movie Star Warren]
It's a good time to be making movies, despite the cynicism people have about Hollywood.
[ Cynicism Despite Good Hollywood Making Movies Time]
After the enormous success of All About my Mother, all the awards and everything, I wanted to start a movie in exactly the same place that I used to be before. I wanted to show that all of the success had not changed my perception.
[ After Awards Before Changed Enormous Everything Exactly Had Mother Movie Perception Place Same Show Start Success Used Wanted]
I just knew that was what I wanted to do. I was going to perform as a singer; I was going to perform as a dancer, and I was, you know, going to do movies and be an actress. I was going to do it or die trying. That's what my life was.
[ Actress Dancer Die Going Just Knew Know Life Movies Perform Singer Trying Wanted]
Duets is about six people, so it's like three different movies - three different duets. I was on the set 18 days, spread out over three and a half or four weeks.
[ Days Different Duets Four Half Movies Out Over Set Six Spread Three Weeks]
When so much money is involved in these movies, someone somewhere is going to try to screw you.
[ Going Involved Money Movies Much Screw Someone Somewhere These Try]
The Sound of Music was just such an honour to be in, because it was a movie that appeals to so many people, and they just loved it so much and they still love it to this day.
[ Appeals Because Day Honour Just Love Loved Many Movie Much Music Sound Still Such]
It began as this desire to do this science fiction movie about perhaps one of the last insects left that nobody's done anything on, which is the cockroach - and truly one of the most frightening insects.
[ Anything Began Cockroach Desire Done Fiction Frightening Insects Last Left Most Movie Nobody Perhaps Science Truly Which]
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.
[ Andy Because Caliber Called Chance Confidence Considered Did Dustin Film Garcia Hoffman Independent Involved Movie Take Type Which Willing]
Great things that can happen when you're doing a movie.
[ Doing Great Happen Movie Things]
You can have a movie with hardly any cuts, or very few cuts, that is fascinating, you can't take your eyes away from it... Look at some of the long takes in Citizen Kane.
[ Any Away Citizen Cuts Eyes Fascinating Few Hardly Kane Long Look Movie Some Take Takes Very Your]
One of my movies was called "True Lies." It's what the Democrats should have called their convention.
[ Called Convention Democrats Lies Movies Should Their True]
The movies were custard compared to politics.
[ Compared Custard Movies Politics Were]
Other times you can get showy for three minutes, and that's OK with certain films. But that isn't right with an Ang Lee movie, you have to fit right in. You have to understand Ang, respect him and be part of the team and not be in charge of it - he is in charge of it.
[ Ang Certain Charge Films Fit Get Him Lee Minutes Movie Ok Other Part Respect Right Showy Team Three Times Understand]
Movies are just ridiculously expensive.
[ Expensive Just Movies Ridiculously]
Robots have a rich and storied history in movies.
[ History Movies Rich Robots]
You go from movies where you are wearing nice clothes and you're trying to smell good to a movie where you are in water and you are wet all day, and you are dealing with that elements, it gets rough, but it was definitely something I wanted to try.
[ Clothes Day Dealing Definitely Elements Gets Go Good Movie Movies Nice Rough Smell Something Try Trying Wanted Water Wearing Wet Where]
I suppose we all loved those kind of sci-fi movies where terrible things came out of swamps and came to Mars. And there's usually some poor girl. All the guys are trying to desperately handle levers and saying, go to something or other.
[ Came Desperately Girl Go Guys Handle Kind Levers Loved Mars Movies Other Out Poor Saying Sci-Fi Some Something Suppose Swamps Terrible Things Those Trying Usually Where]
It was a lot of fun on the set. I had the most fun making that movie out of all of them. I'm sure if I sat and thought about it, but none that I could think of offhand.
[ Could Fun Had Lot Making Most Movie None Offhand Out Sat Set Sure Them Think Thought]
Sometimes in a movie, the lines are so perfect.
[ Lines Movie Perfect Sometimes]
I spend a lot of time at my son's school and I really wanted to do a movie that the kids could see. The good thing about being my age and not having to be the ingenue anymore is that I get to be a mom. I get to have kids in my movies.
[ Age Anymore Being Could Get Good Having Ingenue Kids Lot Mom Movie Movies Really School See Son Spend Thing Time Wanted]
I learned so much from other actors and they definitely didn't treat me like some sex bomb or bimbo. I felt fully accepted in the regular movie world. I didn't feel categorised.
[ Accepted Actors Bimbo Bomb Definitely Feel Felt Fully Learned Movie Much Other Regular Sex Some Treat World]
You have to write a good score that you feel good about. At least, you're supposed to. But, if the director hates it, it ain't going to be in the movie!
[ Director Feel Going Good Hates Least Movie Score Supposed Write]
When I did that first movie, it was the introduction to all the set-up time and the waiting time that's endemic in motion pictures, and the repetition.
[ Did Endemic First Introduction Motion Movie Pictures Repetition Set-Up Time Waiting]
In horror movies today it's lots of fast cut shot and lots of loud noises on the soundtrack. I tried to do the opposite. Playing with silence for instance.
[ Cut Fast Horror Instance Lots Loud Movies Noises Opposite Playing Shot Silence Soundtrack Today Tried]
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.
[ Any Because Continuing Excited Film Got Great Job Knew Movie Next Opportunity Other Planning Portfolio Really Resume Wish Without]
I'm a character actress, plain and simple... Who can worry about a career? Have a life. Movie stars have careers - actors work, and then they don't work, and then they work again.
[ Actors Actress Again Career Careers Character Life Movie Plain Simple Stars Then Work Worry]
When my friends and I would act out movies as kids, we'd play the guys' roles, since they had the most interesting things to do. Decades later, I can hardly believe my sons and daughter are seeing many of the same limited choices in current films.
[ Act Believe Choices Current Daughter Decades Films Friends Guys Had Hardly Interesting Kids Later Limited Many Most Movies Out Play Roles Same Seeing Since Sons Things Would]
Because people see violence on the movie screen, they're not going to go out and hold up a liquor store and kill somebody. It really doesn't correlate.
[ Because Correlate Go Going Hold Kill Liquor Movie Out Really Screen See Somebody Store Up Violence]
I kinda see my current position like this: Here's your five minutes in the toy store, so you gotta do all the good movies you can before 'Chuck Woolery' rings the bell.
[ Before Bell Chuck Current Five Good Gotta Here Kinda Minutes Movies Position Rings See Store Toy Your]
I think the way it works is that when you're casting a movie, you usually want to work with people that you believe in.
[ Believe Casting Movie Think Usually Want Way Work Works]
Now, all the movies are for teenagers. It's very difficult for an actress to find really deep, beautiful characters to play.
[ Actress Beautiful Characters Deep Difficult Find Movies Now Play Really Teenagers Very]
I want to get back to my fighting weight of 98 pounds. I have the exact measurements of that guy from the movie, Powder. Right now, I am the reigning West Coast Powder.
[ Am Back Coast Exact Fighting Get Guy Measurements Movie Now Pounds Powder Reigning Right Want Weight West]
I like to go from mainstream movies to more artsy films. I don't sign on for the money. Maybe I should, but I don't. There's always a good reason for doing something.
[ Always Doing Films Go Good Mainstream Maybe Money More Movies Reason Should Sign Something]
Trees Lounge is based on my own life. Both my parents like the movie. My father, of course, thinks it's a masterpiece.
[ Based Both Course Father Life Lounge Masterpiece Movie Own Parents Thinks Trees]
It's pretty overwhelming to know that people can call up Moviefone and find out where it's playing.
[ Call Find Know Out Overwhelming Playing Pretty Up Where]
I do a movie once every four years and they call it a comeback.
[ Call Comeback Every Four Movie Once Years]
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.
[ Being Could Dream Films Growing How Influence Just Kid Kurosawa Leone Leone Love Made Make Movies Sergio Up Watching]
Well it kind of is project to project because as a writer I think you always write to some degree about things that you know or things that happened - but my favourite filmmakers, my favourite movies of theirs tend to be the personal movies.
[ Always Because Degree Favourite Filmmakers Happened Kind Know Movies Personal Project Some Tend Theirs Things Think Well Write Writer]
Hollywood is the backdrop of my family, and I know that the movie business is incredibly cruel as you get older.
[ Backdrop Business Cruel Family Get Hollywood Incredibly Know Movie Older]
Very often when I go in to meet for movies or pilots, I'm put on videotape. I hate the notion that that tape is going to sit on a shelf and never get better.
[ Better Get Go Going Hate Meet Movies Never Notion Often Pilots Put Shelf Sit Tape Very Videotape]
It's more important for me to have a good record with good music and be part of a movie that's good and where the music is used in a really great way. That's the important thing. The other stuff you want to say about it, I don't care.
[ Care Good Great Important More Movie Music Other Part Really Record Say Stuff Thing Used Want Way Where]
I like movies that make you think.
[ Make Movies Think]
But I think Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang really got that thing where, if a movie reads really funny and then has some dramatic or violent or sinister stuff in it, you can't forget that primarily it has to be even funnier than you read it or that other stuff doesn't work.
[ Bang Dramatic Even Forget Funnier Funny Got Kiss Movie Other Primarily Read Reads Really Sinister Some Stuff Than Then Thing Think Violent Where Work]
Since the big band started I'm just always swamped with movies and things. It certainly pays the bills and it's very satisfying, because I get to write all these big charts and all this crazy music.
[ Always Band Because Big Bills Certainly Charts Crazy Get Just Movies Music Pays Satisfying Since Started Swamped These Things Very Write]
I notice now, whatever character in whatever movie you're watching, they have these toned arms and muscles.
[ Arms Character Movie Muscles Notice Now These Toned Watching Whatever]
I'm into the idea of responsibility and edification and these things have found me and I have found them. I wanted to be in the movie and I made it known to Mike.
[ Found Idea Into Known Made Mike Movie Responsibility Them These Things Wanted]
I don't enjoy the boo scare when you're watching a movie and then suddenly there's a big shark on the screen. The only thing they're doing is catching you off guard.
[ Big Boo Catching Doing Enjoy Guard Movie Off Only Scare Screen Shark Suddenly Then Thing Watching]
All my movies are difficult to classify because they are very eclectic in mixing genres.
[ Because Classify Difficult Eclectic Genres Mixing Movies Very]
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.
[ Asked Door Doubt Feel Filmmakers Greatest Him Movie Open Peter Safe Saying Time Without]
Any movie that has that spirit and says things can be changed is worth making.
[ Any Changed Making Movie Says Spirit Things Worth]
They wanted me to do Scream 2, and I hate talking about movies I turned down, because it sounds judgmental. There's nothing wrong with horror movies. I enjoy watching them. The main reason I turn a part down is if I think I won't be good.
[ Because Down Enjoy Good Hate Horror Judgmental Main Movies Nothing Part Reason Scream Sounds Talking Them Think Turn Turned Wanted Watching Won Wrong]
And the VCR did the same thing: the movie industry thought nobody would ever watch movies any more.
[ Any Did Ever Industry More Movie Movies Nobody Same Thing Thought Vcr Watch Would]
I only make movies to finance my fishing'.
[ Finance Fishing Make Movies Only]
I had no idea that it was gonna take off the way it did. I thought we made a good movie.
[ Did Gonna Good Had Idea Made Movie Off Take Thought Way]
If you find yourself in a movie that you have questions about, it's not a compromise to your integrity.
[ Compromise Find Integrity Movie Questions Your Yourself]
I don't think London has been given enough credit in a lot of the movies that we make here.
[ Been Credit Enough Given Here London Lot Make Movies Think]
You know when you watch old movies, it's always the small parts you remember, the character actors who come in like a breath of fresh air.
[ Actors Air Always Breath Character Come Fresh Know Movies Old Parts Remember Small Watch]
I found my niche as a character actor, and I've never felt like a movie star or teen idol and never wanted to.
[ Actor Character Felt Found Idol Movie Never Niche Star Teen Wanted]
So how critics will perceive your film or your work, or whether your movie is going to make $100 million at the box office, or whether you are going to be winning any awards - well, you have no control over that.
[ Any Awards Box Control Critics Film Going How Make Million Movie Office Over Perceive Well Whether Will Winning Work Your]
These things have a life of there own and never existed when I was growing up certainly worrying when one would get made. It's kind of amazing how that one movie kept living through all these years.
[ Amazing Certainly Existed Get Growing How Kept Kind Life Living Made Movie Never Own These Things Through Up Worrying Would Years]
Everybody says, 'You impress me as a guy who never wanted to be a movie star.' I say, 'Everybody in the world wants to be a movie star.'
[ Everybody Guy Impress Movie Never Say Says Star Wanted Wants World]
I enjoy about 1 out of 100 movies, it's about the same proportion to books published that I care to read.
[ Books Care Enjoy Movies Out Proportion Published Read Same]
As different as me and Sigourney look is as different as these two characters are. I'm not filling her shoes. I'm doing a part that has the same monsters, but it's a completely different movie.
[ Characters Completely Different Doing Filling Her Look Monsters Movie Part Same Shoes These Two]
If you make a movie about Elizabeth I, how much of the dialogue is her real words? Audiences know when they go see a movie that it is fiction.
[ Audiences Dialogue Elizabeth Fiction Go Her How Know Make Movie Much Real See Words]
It is really cool to have created a movie that has turned out to become the biggest movie of the year.
[ Become Biggest Cool Created Movie Out Really Turned Year]
Every now and then you get a nice Jewish kid who likes black people and they would come in, and it would be a stream of them, and have black friends and really feel the black struggle on the acting tip and it's a reason why all of us are not dying in the movie.
[ Acting Black Come Dying Every Feel Friends Get Jewish Kid Likes Movie Nice Now Really Reason Stream Struggle Them Then Tip Us Why Would]
Dylan, myself and my father were in a two hour movie called The Sand Kings, which started off the Outer Limits series. It was sort of the two hour pilot movie.
[ Called Dylan Father Hour Kings Limits Movie Myself Off Outer Pilot Sand Series Sort Started Two Were Which]
When I played Dean Martin, he was dead when we made the movie but there would have been nothing better than to spend a week with Dean Martin if I could have.
[ Been Better Could Dead Dean Made Martin Movie Nothing Played Spend Than Week Would]
I was always cutting dialogue out when we were rehearsing, and when I produced movies, too. I felt that people don't say things in life - they act, they do things. I always wanted my characters doing, rather than saying what they were doing - which was redundant.
[ Act Always Characters Cutting Dialogue Doing Felt Life Movies Out Produced Rather Redundant Rehearsing Say Saying Than Things Too Wanted Were Which]
I believe that being an actress or being involved in a movie has to be a life experience, otherwise why go for it? I have to change me, and I have to learn things, and I have to push me and my limits. By acting, I find a freedom inside of a prison in a way.
[ Acting Actress Being Believe Change Experience Find Freedom Go Inside Involved Learn Life Limits Movie Otherwise Prison Push Things Way Why]
People have perhaps gotten to the point where for the most part movies are a just bit of escape.
[ Bit Escape Gotten Just Most Movies Part Perhaps Point Where]
Unfortunately, overall, movies are a conglomerate. People buy and sell people in this business, which can get really ugly.
[ Business Buy Conglomerate Get Movies Overall Really Sell Ugly Unfortunately Which]
The Ice Storm, because of the movie, has had, or is to have, a vigorous life in other cultures.
[ Because Cultures Had Ice Life Movie Other Storm Vigorous]
But then, even with sex, I'm more in the school of less is more in movies.
[ Even Less More Movies School Sex Then]
That's the trouble with anything which essentially has a lot of bits that are physically impossible: You're left, stuck, in the studio. And that's a shame. You're making a movie. You don't want it to stay put, you want it to be a movie - to move.
[ Anything Bits Essentially Impossible Left Lot Making Move Movie Physically Put Shame Stay Stuck Studio Trouble Want Which]
I mean, I kind of remember... I'm 36 now, so it's kind of hard for me to relate to what it was like when I was 25, or 24, but I do remember a period in time when that's how I defined who I was, by the music I listened to and the movies I went to.
[ Defined Hard How Kind Listened Mean Movies Music Now Period Relate Remember Time Went]
I didn't go out of my way to get into this movie stuff. I think of myself as a writer.
[ Get Go Into Movie Myself Out Stuff Think Way Writer]
I write screenplays that don't get made and pilots that don't get picked up, and I re-write other people's movies, and those are all different kinds of fees.
[ Different Fees Get Kinds Made Movies Other Picked Pilots Screenplays Those Up Write]
I use to watch like maybe three or four movies, five days out of the week. I was a movie buff, but I really didn't know what it was like behind the scenes, or the whole political process of it.
[ Behind Buff Days Five Four Know Maybe Movie Movies Out Political Process Really Scenes Three Use Watch Week Whole]
Unlike the stage, I never found it helpful to be good in a bad movie.
[ Bad Found Good Helpful Movie Never Stage Unlike]
That's a great feeling to know that I'm going into a project that I have no idea what will become of that movie, but I really trust Ang Lee. And I really trusted Ron. It's just really nice to work with people that you feel that way about.
[ Ang Become Feel Feeling Going Great Idea Into Just Know Lee Movie Nice Project Really Ron Trust Trusted Way Will Work]
I didn't know what to expect from a famous movie star; maybe that he'd be sort of stuck-up, you know. But not Gary Cooper. He horsed around so much... that I had a hard time painting him.
[ Around Cooper Expect Famous Gary Had Hard Him Know Maybe Movie Much Painting Sort Star Time]
I feel bad about a lot of the movies I see that teach kids that if they do bad, they'll win.
[ Bad Feel Kids Lot Movies See Teach Win]
Great music is its own movie, already. And the challenge, as a music fan, is to keep the song as powerful as it wants to be, to not tamper with it and to somehow give it a home.
[ Already Challenge Fan Give Great Home Keep Movie Music Own Powerful Somehow Song Wants]
Right before 'The Bourne Identity' came out, I hadn't been offered a movie in a year.
[ Been Before Bourne Came Hadn Identity Movie Offered Out Right Year]
Kids today don't watch a black and white movie.
[ Black Kids Movie Today Watch White]
In Evita I wasn't really hugely involved with it. I gave a little bit of help but they needed a bit of technical help on the movie and so some of my music people went in at the end of the movie and helped out with it.
[ Bit End Gave Help Helped Hugely Involved Little Movie Music Needed Out Really Some Technical Went]
We have gotten some terrible reviews at times but if we depended on the judgment of the studios or critics, we never would have made more than one movie.
[ Critics Depended Gotten Judgment Made More Movie Never Reviews Some Studios Terrible Than Times Would]
Do you know what a blessing it is to make movies that make people happy?
[ Blessing Happy Know Make Movies]
It really is no different in the way that we make records and shoot music videos. I don't think of the movie as being a great leap out of my current profession.
[ Being Current Different Great Leap Make Movie Music Out Profession Really Records Shoot Think Videos Way]
Gary Oldman is impossible to steal a movie from. He's such a great actor, he's off the hook. I love him.
[ Actor Gary Great Him Hook Impossible Love Movie Off Oldman Steal Such]
For me, what I really want to come out of it is to show people that I can hold together a movie, be the number one character and play someone who is twenty or twenty-one.
[ Character Come Hold Movie Number Out Play Really Show Someone Together Twenty Twenty-One Want]
You just can't take a crash course to be a tango dancer in a movie.
[ Course Crash Dancer Just Movie Take Tango]
Me and Johnny Rotten have been talking about doing a movie of his book, No Irish, No Dogs, No Blacks. We have a script, so hopefully that's going to happen at some point in our careers.
[ Been Blacks Book Careers Dogs Doing Going Happen His Hopefully Irish Johnny Movie Our Point Rotten Script Some Talking]
I like to make all kinds of movies. I'd do 'Ocean's Thirteen' with the right script.
[ Kinds Make Movies Ocean Right Script Thirteen]
But audio is a component of video, so there's always been that anyway, and although we've never expressed a visual side apart from the Grateful Dead movie, I don't find it that remote, you know what I mean? It's a departure of sorts, but it's like a first cousin.
[ Although Always Anyway Apart Audio Been Component Cousin Dead Departure Expressed Find First Grateful Know Mean Movie Never Remote Side Sorts Video Visual]
In America, the only truly popular art form is the movies. Most people consider painting a hobby and literature, schoolwork.
[ America Art Consider Form Hobby Literature Most Movies Only Painting Popular Truly]
I think that often times Hollywood panders to the cliches of small town life, specifically Southern small town life, and I think that this movie does the opposite.
[ Cliches Does Hollywood Life Movie Often Opposite Small Southern Specifically Think Times Town]
Life is like a B-movie. You don't want to leave in the middle of it but you don't want to see it again.
[ Again Leave Life Middle See Want]
I got tackled once in a movie theater. I was with my mom and brother, and then suddenly I got hit from behind and sort of sprawled out on the candy counter.
[ Behind Brother Candy Counter Got Hit Mom Movie Once Out Sort Suddenly Tackled Theater Then]
My kids are old enough now that they can watch that, but I like to do the family movies.
[ Enough Family Kids Movies Now Old Watch]
Then we tried to come up with ideas for the sketches, and then, when we actually shot the movie, we really just sat down - never previewed the movie - we just really winged it.
[ Actually Come Down Ideas Just Movie Never Really Sat Shot Sketches Then Tried Up Winged]
Some mornings you wake up and think, gee I look handsome today. Other days I think, what am I doing in the movies? I wanna go back to Ireland and drive a forklift.
[ Am Back Days Doing Drive Gee Go Handsome Ireland Look Mornings Movies Other Some Think Today Up Wake Wanna]
I figured that, if you do a vampire movie in Hollywood, you've made it.
[ Figured Hollywood Made Movie Vampire]
Turning one's novel into a movie script is rather like making a series of sketches for a painting that has long ago been finished and framed.
[ Ago Been Finished Framed Into Long Making Movie Novel Painting Rather Script Series Sketches Turning]
I steal from every movie ever made.
[ Ever Every Made Movie Steal]
And then we watched an amazing number of movies from the late '60s and '70s, which is my favorite time, and we studied their camera movements, their stocks, the way they lit stuff, the colors they used.
[ Amazing Camera Colors Favorite Late Lit Movements Movies Number Stocks Studied Stuff Their Then Time Used Watched Way Which]
In a movie like this, the relationship between the two guys is crucial. It sinks or swims on how these two guys are together. I think we did a good job.
[ Between Crucial Did Good Guys How Job Movie Relationship Sinks Swims These Think Together Two]
People go 'You look a lot like Minnie Driver.' Once I said, 'Thanks, Minnie is a great actress.' But, it blew up in my face. This person said, 'Nah, didn't like the last movie she did.'
[ Actress Blew Did Driver Face Go Great Last Look Lot Minnie Movie Nah Once Person Said She Thanks Up]
This film is what it is. It's a campy thriller horror movie where you go and have fun. With these types of films, you can't take it too seriously. They are what they are.
[ Film Films Fun Go Horror Movie Seriously Take These Thriller Too Types Where]
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.
[ Any Factors Few Films Flaws Forget Forgive Long Look Many Movie Objectivity Own Somehow Takes Think Time Worked Years Your]
But it's true, it's nothing new that decisions about what movies are to be made, and how they're to be made, and who's to be hired to do what, and whether you hire somebody to do their job, or whether you hire somebody to fill a position and you tell them what to do.
[ Decisions Fill Hire Hired How Job Made Movies New Nothing Position Somebody Tell Their Them True Whether]
TV is so different from the movies. It takes a lot of stamina because you work such long hours. It is really challenging. You are learning the next day's lines while you are shooting today's scenes. I found courage I never realised I had. I hope to do more.
[ Because Challenging Courage Day Different Found Had Hope Hours Learning Lines Long Lot More Movies Never Next Realised Really Scenes Shooting Stamina Such Takes Today Tv While Work]
The movies that influenced me were movies that told their stories through pictures more than words.
[ Influenced More Movies Pictures Stories Than Their Through Told Were Words]
Ruby in Paradise and the intensity and quality that I was able to experience on Smoke were equally as important to me as working on this movie every day for three-and-a-half months.
[ Able Day Equally Every Experience Important Intensity Months Movie Paradise Quality Ruby Smoke Three-And-A-Half Were Working]
I've had some painful experiences in my life, but I feel like I'm trivializing them by using them for a scene in a movie. I don't want to do that. It just makes me feel kind of dirty for having done that.
[ Dirty Done Experiences Feel Had Having Just Kind Life Makes Movie Painful Scene Some Them Using Want]
When you think of a movie, most people imagine a two hour finished, polished product. But to get to that two hour product, it can take hundreds or thousands of people many months of full time work.
[ Finished Full Get Hour Hundreds Imagine Many Months Most Movie Polished Product Take Think Thousands Time Two Work]
Those differences are what color the performance, but in the movies you don't get a chance to rehearse.
[ Chance Color Differences Get Movies Performance Rehearse Those]
They're trying to beat out this movie, the Ring, which is a similar idea. Our movie is about a website you visit and die in three days. Their movie is about a videotape you watch - and die in three days.
[ Beat Days Die Idea Movie Our Out Ring Similar Their Three Trying Videotape Visit Watch Website Which]
It's so much easier to go to the Sony movie complex when you're disabled. You take a great elevator. You get your own little private viewing area. I love it.
[ Area Complex Disabled Easier Elevator Get Go Great Little Love Movie Much Own Private Sony Take Viewing Your]
I love the TV show, and if you make a bad movie it means you've soiled it. Just like if we made an advert. We were offered so many times and I'd say, look, this is the good thing, and you can't compromise that, because then you compromise the integrity of the characters.
[ Advert Bad Because Characters Compromise Good Integrity Just Look Love Made Make Many Means Movie Offered Say Show Soiled Then Thing Times Tv Were]
In between, I go broke because I seem to do movies where you're not paid a lot as an actor.
[ Actor Because Between Broke Go Lot Movies Paid Seem Where]
I've had some amazing people in my life. Look at my father - he came from a small fishing village of five hundred people and at six foot four with giant ears and a kind of very odd expression, thought he could be a movie star. So go figure, you know?
[ Amazing Came Could Ears Expression Father Figure Fishing Five Foot Four Giant Go Had Hundred Kind Know Life Look Movie Odd Six Small Some Star Thought Very Village]
Most movie stars don't change their look at all.
[ Change Look Most Movie Stars Their]
I loved old movies as a kid, so I always watched old movies.
[ Always Kid Loved Movies Old Watched]
Lawrence of Arabia is the ultimate movie, deeply cinematic.
[ Arabia Cinematic Deeply Lawrence Movie Ultimate]
I passed up a lot of work 'cause a lot of movies that may be out there right now I passed em up because there may have been a lot of cussin' in 'em.
[ Because Been Cause Em Lot May Movies Now Out Passed Right Up Work]
No, but way before that, I've been doing little dances in movies for years. Yeah, that was an amazing chance. You know, at my age to be able to do a music dance video, very unusual.
[ Able Age Amazing Been Before Chance Dance Dances Doing Know Little Movies Music Unusual Very Video Way Yeah Years]
Now while the German money is over for Hollywood, I still have $80 million to make movies, and we will have two things coming up: less major movies and the price for actors will go down.
[ Actors Coming Down German Go Hollywood Less Major Make Million Money Movies Now Over Price Still Things Two Up While Will]
In this movie they took them up in space. They're floating around and doing zero gravity stuff. Well, they had to do it all on wires. All the wires had to be painted black against this black background. If you didn't light it properly you could see the wires. Drove them crazy!
[ Against Around Background Black Could Crazy Doing Drove Floating Gravity Had Light Movie Painted Properly See Space Stuff Them Took Up Well Wires Zero]
My dad was born in Chicago in 1908... his parents came from Russia. They settled in Chicago, where they lived in a little tiny grocery store with eight or nine children - in the backroom all together - and my grandmother got the idea to go into the movie business.
[ Born Business Came Chicago Children Dad Eight Go Got Grandmother Grocery His Idea Into Little Lived Movie Nine Parents Russia Settled Store Tiny Together Where]
I like movies that challenge people to recognize different things.
[ Challenge Different Movies Recognize Things]
Period recreation is very difficult unless you make a black-and-white movie.
[ Black-And-White Difficult Make Movie Period Recreation Unless Very]
A lot of old guys in movies are like cowboys - they talk like cowboys and they dress like cowboys.
[ Cowboys Dress Guys Lot Movies Old Talk]
If you're a movie actor, you're on your own - you cannot control the stage. The director controls it.
[ Actor Cannot Control Controls Director Movie Own Stage Your]
I remember when first, Stripes, and then Animal House came out - which I was really proud of, even though it was kind of loose and quite raucous - there were imitative movies that were not quite as good.
[ Animal Came Even First Good House Imitative Kind Loose Movies Out Proud Quite Raucous Really Remember Stripes Then Though Were Which]
Some of my ideas were shot down by Lucasfilm because they stepped on territory that has been reserved for the movies. I didn't have a problem with that.
[ Because Been Down Ideas Movies Problem Reserved Shot Some Stepped Territory Were]
Yeah, I had an idea to make a very scary movie, based on a kind of serial murderer that preys on tourists.
[ Based Had Idea Kind Make Movie Murderer Preys Scary Serial Tourists Very Yeah]
I kind of have a rededication in my life now to acting because I'm very fond of being in this movie.
[ Acting Because Being Fond Kind Life Movie Now Very]
I am miserable when I'm in a movie I'm not proud of and a movie that I don't want to do.
[ Am Miserable Movie Proud Want]
The first movie was mostly about George and Julia. This one is mostly about me and Catherine and our love story and our whole history. So it's a very different movie.
[ Catherine Different First George History Julia Love Mostly Movie Our Story Very Whole]
I was watching Monster's Ball, which is a fabulous movie. It's just a little gem: beautifully shot, and shot in a way I never would have done. It made me feel very old, really, because it wasn't eccentric for its own sake, it was just very original.
[ Ball Beautifully Because Done Eccentric Fabulous Feel Gem Just Little Made Monster Movie Never Old Original Own Really Sake Shot Very Watching Way Which Would]
Right now, I'd like to just continue on a series where I am doing good work with a balance of comedy and drama. That and do occasional features and movies.
[ Am Balance Comedy Continue Doing Drama Features Good Just Movies Now Occasional Right Series Where Work]
Look, I'm not odd. I'm just trying to be an actor; not a movie star, an actor.
[ Actor Just Look Movie Odd Star Trying]
I don't have any illusion that The Creeper is as popular or will ever be as popular as any of the classic movie monsters, but I think in the heart of every young horror fan is his desire to create his own creature.
[ Any Classic Create Creature Desire Ever Every Fan Heart His Horror Illusion Monsters Movie Own Popular Think Will Young]
Growing up I didn't watch movies.
[ Growing Movies Up Watch]
A movie like House of the Dead with around $7 million budget or Alone in the Dark with around $16 million budget are much easier to make profit than the typical $50 million major motion picture.
[ Alone Around Budget Dark Dead Easier House Major Make Million Motion Movie Much Picture Profit Than Typical]
So they ended up turning this little twenty eight page book into the movie. And it's all about this stinky, smelly ogre who doesn't care what anybody thinks of him.
[ Anybody Book Care Eight Ended Him Into Little Movie Ogre Page Smelly Stinky Thinks Turning Twenty Up]
The first movie I appeared in was Carry On Cowboy, though not as an actor. I was just riding horses.
[ Actor Appeared Carry Cowboy First Horses Just Movie Riding Though]
I think more than writers, the major influences on me have been European movies, jazz, and Abstract Expressionism.
[ Abstract Been European Expressionism Influences Jazz Major More Movies Than Think Writers]
I knew I was a good stage actor but I had no idea about movies. And I wasn't a Paul Newman type of guy. That's why I thought the stage is just right for me.
[ Actor Good Guy Had Idea Just Knew Movies Newman Paul Right Stage Thought Type Why]
I was in the movies. I danced, I sang, I learned to work in front of a camera. It was like being in a repertory company.
[ Being Camera Company Danced Front Learned Movies Repertory Sang Work]
People so far have been very fond of the Robert Altman movie, as I am, and when one things goes well it shines light on your other projects and now I seem to have a number of projects that are moving forward.
[ Altman Am Been Far Fond Forward Goes Light Movie Moving Now Number Other Projects Robert Seem Shines Things Very Well Your]
What are we blaming? Is this Vietnam? We made a movie, it didn't make much money. I'm gonna be really happy if somebody watches it in 10 years' time and really enjoys it.
[ Blaming Enjoys Gonna Happy Made Make Money Movie Much Really Somebody Time Vietnam Watches Years]
I want to do theater and I am looking forward to doing more Television and Movies. I also want to direct some plays in theater workshops for people with disabilities.
[ Also Am Direct Disabilities Doing Forward Looking More Movies Plays Some Television Theater Want Workshops]
I shot a lot of close-ups on this movie 'cause there's like a dual mystery, she's searching through her haunted past to find some truth and she's also following an external mystery where she comes to think she might be the killer.
[ Also Cause Comes Dual External Find Following Haunted Her Killer Lot Might Movie Mystery Past Searching She Shot Some Think Through Truth Where]
It is extremely difficult to get movies that cost more than $40 million to be made these days.
[ Cost Days Difficult Extremely Get Made Million More Movies Than These]
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.
[ Another Audience Cost Film Make Movie Never Now Otherwise Plays Put Reach Reached Reason Relatively Small Will Would]
There's a moment of recognition. It's that white-light kind of stuff that just "works." I love that. And you know it when it happens, whether it's a movie, music, a building, a book.
[ Book Building Happens Just Kind Know Love Moment Movie Music Recognition Stuff Whether Works]
I want to be like Tom Cruise from The Outsiders and go on and do amazing movies for a long time.
[ Amazing Cruise Go Long Movies Outsiders Time Tom Want]
If you've really loved a book, or a movie for that matter, really loved it, what you want is that same book again, but as if you've never read it. And when you get something unfamiliar, you feel betrayed.
[ Again Betrayed Book Feel Get Loved Matter Movie Never Read Really Same Something Unfamiliar Want]
I want to work with great directors. I want to work on good material with good actors. I've probably done 20 movies at this point and a lot of independents. It's been an incredible ride and I love it and I'm just going to keep going and doing what I'm doing.
[ Actors Been Directors Doing Done Going Good Great Incredible Independents Just Keep Lot Love Material Movies Point Probably Ride Want Work]
I think that's what I really liked about Narc: My character has a real operatic range in a way that older movies used to have.
[ Character Liked Movies Narc Older Operatic Range Real Really Think Used Way]
And the fact that you must make the movie for yourself because no one else will ever fully appreciate the endeavor, makes it a more rewarding challenge.
[ Appreciate Because Challenge Else Endeavor Ever Fact Fully Make Makes More Movie Must Rewarding Will Yourself]
I figure you're only here for a matter of moments. Ever since I was a kid watching movies I've always wanted to make people laugh or have some sort of emotional reaction.
[ Always Emotional Ever Figure Here Kid Laugh Make Matter Moments Movies Only Reaction Since Some Sort Wanted Watching]
It's a director's job to tell a story and he's very well versed in telling stories with a bit of comedy in them and keeping the pace of the movie right and that's exactly what he did. He was observant of a world he didn't understand but he told a wonderful story.
[ Bit Comedy Did Director Exactly Job Keeping Movie Observant Pace Right Stories Story Tell Telling Them Told Understand Versed Very Well Wonderful World]
Some movies I see today have the most dramatic plot points but the actors are not playing them dramatically.
[ Actors Dramatic Dramatically Most Movies Playing Plot Points See Some Them Today]
I think doing something of your life is something that you've got deep inside, whether it's to, whether you want to be an astronaut or a, whether you want to do science, or whether you want to be a movie star, or whatever.
[ Astronaut Deep Doing Got Inside Life Movie Science Something Star Think Want Whatever Whether Your]
I've had 79 to 80 years of show business. I started when I was 5 with a man called Tom Mix. I didn't have time to go to school because I was in silent movies, I was in radio, I was in burlesque, I worked with the circus. I'm all show business!
[ Because Burlesque Business Called Circus Go Had Man Mix Movies Radio School Show Silent Started Time Tom Worked Years]
But then I go through long periods where I don't listen to things, usually when I'm working. In between the records and in between the writing I suck up books and music and movies and anything I can find.
[ Anything Between Books Find Go Listen Long Movies Music Periods Records Suck Then Things Through Up Usually Where Working Writing]
To have an opportunity to make a movie like Cabin Fever, you have to get stuff thrown on you or you have to fall into a pit of water. It brings you that much closer to your mindset as a character.
[ Brings Cabin Character Closer Fall Fever Get Into Make Mindset Movie Much Opportunity Pit Stuff Thrown Water Your]
Actors get pigeonholed very quickly, particularly movie actors. In the theater, one is more used to casting people against type and trusting that their talent and skill will get them through.
[ Actors Against Casting Get More Movie Particularly Pigeonholed Quickly Skill Talent Theater Their Them Through Trusting Type Used Very Will]
Since I was a kid I've wanted to be in a Bond movie.
[ Bond Kid Movie Since Wanted]
We've seen so many films now, that you have to be on par with the best films that have preceded you. You just can't make any movie and it will be good.
[ Any Best Films Good Just Make Many Movie Now Par Preceded Seen Will]
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.
[ Content Dent Digital Distribute Distribution Film Form Fully Huge Making May Movie Need Physically Print Then Very Well]
The Britney Spears movie was just fun and light, but let's talk about that in a few months.
[ Britney Few Fun Just Light Months Movie Spears Talk]
The riot isn't seen in the movie, but it is alluded to. He has this one speech that gives a great sense of texture and paints a picture of what was happening in Harlem then.
[ Alluded Gives Great Happening Harlem Movie Paints Picture Riot Seen Sense Speech Texture Then]
If you put down a list of jobs, doctor, lawyer, janitor, teacher or movie star, everybody would pick the movie star. And why? So you could lie around the pool, drink margaritas and send money to your parents. So that's what I did.
[ Around Could Did Doctor Down Drink Everybody Janitor Jobs Lawyer Lie List Money Movie Parents Pick Pool Put Send Star Teacher Why Would Your]
I remember working on movies like Gettysburg and feeling that Jeff Daniels was kind of a mentor.
[ Daniels Feeling Gettysburg Jeff Kind Mentor Movies Remember Working]
You don't have to make, you know, $3 Million dollars a movie, or $20 Million dollars a movie, but if you make a living doing what you love doing, then that's success to me.
[ Doing Dollars Know Living Love Make Million Movie Success Then]
I like to go to the movies or read.
[ Go Movies Read]
You have a movie and it proves itself and then certain things happen.
[ Certain Happen Itself Movie Proves Then Things]
I feel the other element of a western is the land, which is very important in this movie. I mean the land is another character in the piece, actually.
[ Actually Another Character Element Feel Important Land Mean Movie Other Piece Very Western Which]
I had an obsession that I was male characters from movies.
[ Characters Had Male Movies Obsession]
See, I'm fortunate that I get around a lot because of my movie business.
[ Around Because Business Fortunate Get Lot Movie See]
In a sense I feel very much a part of the cinema now in a way where when I come back to the theater now I feel like a visitor. The cinema is really what I enjoy. I want to do more independent movies.
[ Back Cinema Come Enjoy Feel Independent More Movies Much Now Part Really Sense Theater Very Visitor Want Way Where]
For Scary Movie 2, we had a due date and had to work fast. And though there's a lot of pressure, as artists, we just block it out. So really, the pressure comes from us. That's how the first movie happened. There was no outside pressure: we wanted to hit the audience hard.
[ Artists Audience Block Comes Date Due Fast First Had Happened Hard Hit How Just Lot Movie Out Outside Pressure Really Scary Though Us Wanted Work]
The Doors movie is a pack of lies. It did not make money. You want to make money in America? Tell the truth.
[ America Did Doors Lies Make Money Movie Pack Tell Truth Want]
I've done lots of improv things but not a whole movie.
[ Done Improv Lots Movie Things Whole]
Ellington is a writer and arranger, as well as a musician and leader. He does movie sound tracks.
[ Arranger Does Ellington Leader Movie Musician Sound Tracks Well Writer]
One of the reasons to do documentaries is that. There's more sense of creating something, more sense of my own soul in the documentaries than in movies, because I don't write the movies I do.
[ Because Creating Documentaries More Movies Own Reasons Sense Something Soul Than Write]
I work primarily for the camera-it's not something I really talk about a lot, but it's part of the way I am as a movie actor. The camera is my girl, as it were.
[ Actor Am Camera Girl Lot Movie Part Primarily Really Something Talk Way Were Work]
I think drug movies free the director to make intense films.
[ Director Films Free Intense Make Movies Think]
I'm not going to take my shirt off in every movie.
[ Every Going Movie Off Shirt Take]
John Barry was my hero when I was about 13. His scores to the James Bond movies were the scores of my life back then.
[ Back Barry Bond Hero His James John Life Movies Scores Then Were]
I figured, if I failed, I'd tried something that I hadn't tried before and if one movie was going to destroy my career than I didn't have much of a career to start with. I just went for it. God willing I wasn't over the top and didn't embarrass myself.
[ Before Career Destroy Embarrass Failed Figured God Going Hadn Just Movie Much Myself Over Something Start Than Top Tried Went Willing]
The best scary movies have great humor in them and a great story.
[ Best Great Humor Movies Scary Story Them]
I miss my Dad. My Dad loved cheesy monster movies, so we'd have Godzilla movie marathons. Those are some of my favorite memories, laughing at how the monster outfits were so bad, like black garbage bags for heads.
[ Bad Bags Black Cheesy Dad Favorite Garbage Godzilla Heads How Laughing Loved Memories Miss Monster Movie Movies Outfits Some Those Were]
I think I am too old to be doing teen movies. I am just kind of annoyed, because you have all these teen movies coming out with usually either Lindsay Lohan or Hilary Duff doing four of the exact teen movies over and over again.
[ Again Am Annoyed Because Coming Doing Duff Either Exact Four Hilary Just Kind Lindsay Movies Old Out Over Teen These Think Too Usually]
Well first of all, it's hard to shoot a movie and break for a long time and then come back and do, in a sense, one of the biggest scenes that each character had.
[ Back Biggest Break Character Come Each First Had Hard Long Movie Scenes Sense Shoot Then Time Well]
You could get in rehearsals, pre-production, anything that would actually contribute to the understanding of how a film gets made. I actually find those things increase people's interest in a movie and like that better than worrying about showing the tricks behind the curtain.
[ Actually Anything Behind Better Contribute Could Curtain Film Find Get Gets How Increase Interest Made Movie Pre-Production Rehearsals Showing Than Things Those Tricks Understanding Worrying Would]
It is something actresses need to go through and I think they look forward to being naked in a movie. I don't know why, but it is something you need to exhaust from yourself.
[ Actresses Being Exhaust Forward Go Know Look Movie Naked Need Something Think Through Why Yourself]
But I've found that to talk too much about movies is the kiss of death. If it happens then it happens, is all.
[ Death Found Happens Kiss Movies Much Talk Then Too]
A movie camera is like having someone you have a crush on watching you from afar - you pretend it's not there.
[ Afar Camera Crush Having Movie Pretend Someone Watching]
George Raft may or may not have gone both ways, but he was very sensitive to what they said about him, and it was one factor why he decided to play all those gangsters in the movies.
[ Both Decided Factor Gangsters George Gone Him May Movies Play Raft Said Sensitive Those Very Ways Why]
I don't think any movie or any book or any work of art can solve the stalemate in the Middle East today. But it's certainly worth a try.
[ Any Art Book Certainly East Middle Movie Solve Think Today Try Work Worth]
Since Star Wars, that film's success led to bigger budgets, more hardware, that the great movies like the ones I did, which were studio movies, are now independent movies. They range from half a million to several million, and a lot of those have very interesting roles.
[ Bigger Budgets Did Film Great Half Hardware Independent Interesting Led Lot Million More Movies Now Ones Range Roles Several Since Star Studio Success Those Very Wars Were Which]
Just because you have teenagers in a movie doesn't make it a teen movie.
[ Because Just Make Movie Teen Teenagers]
Every Vacation movie didn't just make the studio money. They each made the studio a lot of money.
[ Each Every Just Lot Made Make Money Movie Studio Vacation]
As you grow up and get educated in the business, you go from, 'I want to do movies' to 'I want to work. In whatever.'
[ Business Educated Get Go Grow Movies Up Want Whatever Work]
The worst part was waiting around. Sometimes you are ready at 9 a.m. and you don't start until the afternoon. Occupying your time while you wait is the hardest part of the movie.
[ Afternoon Around Hardest Movie Occupying Part Ready Sometimes Start Time Until Wait Waiting While Worst Your]
It's hard enough to get any movie made, and when you take on these tough genres - and I've done it a couple times - it just makes the whole struggle more.
[ Any Couple Done Enough Genres Get Hard Just Made Makes More Movie Struggle Take These Times Tough Whole]
One of the problems I have with a lot of movies these days is that everything is too well lit. In the world of digital creations there is a tendency to show too much.
[ Creations Days Digital Everything Lit Lot Movies Much Problems Show Tendency These Too Well World]
Nowhere, absolutely nowhere, has there ever been a hint, not even a whisper, that a Black person was involved in the assassination of the president. But that's the kind of thing you have in this movie.
[ Absolutely Assassination Been Black Even Ever Hint Involved Kind Movie Nowhere Person President Thing Whisper]
I don't want to do an action movie, because I've acted in them, and they're so boring to do, because they're so technical. The headache of that is daunting. But, if it were an action movie with really interesting characters, how great would that be?
[ Acted Action Because Boring Characters Daunting Great Headache How Interesting Movie Really Technical Them Want Were Would]
On any movie I'm involved with, I say what I think.
[ Any Involved Movie Say Think]
No, I'm a theatrical, live performer or a movie performer.
[ Live Movie Performer Theatrical]
I knew nothing about the independent film industry. I didn't know much about the industry itself. All I knew was how to watch movies, how to enjoy them, how to hate them, how not to like them.
[ Enjoy Film Hate How Independent Industry Itself Knew Know Movies Much Nothing Them Watch]
The movies I like to make are very rich and full of passion. Some people see me as an action director, but action is not the only thing in my movies. I always like to show human nature - something deep inside the heart.
[ Action Always Deep Director Full Heart Human Inside Make Movies Nature Only Passion Rich See Show Some Something Thing Very]
They asked if I was interested in a role as a large alien in a movie.
[ Alien Asked Interested Large Movie Role]
I love doing movies but I loved doing theatre just as much.
[ Doing Just Love Loved Movies Much Theatre]
You can dress it up, but it comes down to the fact that a movie is only as good as its script.
[ Comes Down Dress Fact Good Movie Only Script Up]
Whenever a critic mentions the salary of an actor, I'm thinking, He's not talking about the movie.
[ Actor Critic Mentions Movie Salary Talking Thinking Whenever]
I don't champion the idea of being in a Hollywood movie. I never had fun in one of them.
[ Being Champion Fun Had Hollywood Idea Movie Never Them]
I've done one movie. And it's not a movie I want to stand on as far as acting ability goes. I mean, I'm not going to win an Oscar anytime soon. I'm not Meryl Streep.
[ Ability Acting Anytime Done Far Goes Going Mean Meryl Movie Oscar Soon Stand Streep Want Win]
Around 5th and 6th grade I thought Dean Martin was the coolest guy in the world; he was a great singer, had his own television show and acted in movies.
[ Acted Around Coolest Dean Grade Great Guy Had His Martin Movies Own Show Singer Television Thought World]
But I don't think there has ever been anything written on the nature of violent man as deep and as thorough as Shakespeare's Titus. I think it puts all modern movies and modern exploitations of violence to shame.
[ Anything Been Deep Ever Man Modern Movies Nature Puts Shakespeare Shame Think Thorough Titus Violence Violent Written]
The success of the movie industry comes from the story. And the story comes from somebody putting something down on paper.
[ Comes Down Industry Movie Paper Putting Somebody Something Story Success]
My movies were the kind they show in prisons and airplanes, because nobody can leave.
[ Airplanes Because Kind Leave Movies Nobody Prisons Show Were]
When you do a movie in the studio system, there's a committee. A committee of six or seven people you answer to. There's two or three producers, a studio executive and one or two people above that studio executive.
[ Above Answer Committee Executive Movie Producers Seven Six Studio System Three Two]
I'm looking for the perfect paintball movie.
[ Looking Movie Perfect]
I got more bands and went on the road and turn down more movies than you would believe.
[ Bands Believe Down Got More Movies Road Than Turn Went Would]
We did six records, then six movies. Now we need to do six of something else, so we get 666 - and then our master Satan can return!
[ Did Else Get Master Movies Need Now Our Records Return Satan Six Something Then]
So, yes, there's nothing I love more than listening to directors talk about their movies.
[ Directors Listening Love More Movies Nothing Talk Than Their Yes]
Basically, if you could get a good trailer out of the script, Roger had no objection to you making a really good movie. He liked it if you did. He liked the more cleverness and ingenuity you could bring to it. He just wasn't going to give you any more money.
[ Any Basically Bring Cleverness Could Did Get Give Going Good Had Ingenuity Just Liked Making Money More Movie Objection Out Really Roger Script Trailer]
If you lived in a provincial town like Torre Annunziata, where there was nothing to do in the evening but go to the movies with your friends, the cinema was a world of fantasy. I had always been in love with it.
[ Always Been Cinema Evening Fantasy Friends Go Had Lived Love Movies Nothing Provincial Town Where World Your]
It's almost like these games are the modern day comic books, especially when you play Alone in the Dark. There's a real story that goes along with it and a movie seemed like the right kind of transition to make.
[ Almost Alone Along Books Comic Dark Day Especially Games Goes Kind Make Modern Movie Play Real Right Seemed Story These Transition]
You could do a scene that takes 15 hours, but in the movie, it's only 10 minutes. The scene where they put the sauce poisoning in; it took eight hours.
[ Could Eight Hours Minutes Movie Only Poisoning Put Sauce Scene Takes Took Where]
In fact, Cannonball Run II. I used to pick that as the worst movie ever made.
[ Cannonball Ever Fact Ii Made Movie Pick Run Used Worst]
I loved old black and white movies, especially the Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musicals. I loved everything about them - the songs, the music, the romance and the spectacle. They were real class and I knew that I wanted to be in that world.
[ Astaire Black Class Especially Everything Fred Ginger Knew Loved Movies Music Musicals Old Real Rogers Romance Songs Spectacle Them Wanted Were White World]
I hope that they enjoy the movie. Don't be critical. Don't expect to get the same feelings you got when you watched the series when you were 10 years old. Let your kids see it and experience it on their own.
[ Critical Enjoy Expect Experience Feelings Get Got Hope Kids Movie Old Own Same See Series Their Watched Were Years Your]
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.
[ Acting Another Architect Career Enthusiasm Examinations Films Had Job Join Just Movies Option Plotting Same Schoolgirl Seriously Studying Take Took Up Very Were]
Ford Fairlane was one of those movies that was so much fun to make that it was bound not to be a big hit.
[ Big Bound Ford Fun Hit Make Movies Much Those]
It took me 20 years of making movies to learn how to do it.
[ How Learn Making Movies Took Years]
Most people are interested in seeing 27-year-old women who are in movies somehow connected to sex. It's interesting to everyone. Especially little movies that are having trouble getting made, there's always sex.
[ Always Connected Especially Everyone Getting Having Interested Interesting Little Made Most Movies Seeing Sex Somehow Trouble Women]
Oh absolutely. I had the pleasure to get to know a lot of really talented young actors before they even really hit it big. And yet what we all had and shared in common was a love for movies.
[ Absolutely Actors Before Big Common Even Get Had Hit Know Lot Love Movies Oh Pleasure Really Shared Talented Yet Young]
And when you look at the Turtle's movie there is something there, definitely something there.
[ Definitely Look Movie Something Turtle]
At the moment I'm doing this space movie, so I'm obsessed with physics and space travel. I know three months down the line it's gone. Then I'll be able to superficially say stuff about space.
[ Able Doing Down Gone Know Line Moment Months Movie Obsessed Physics Say Space Stuff Superficially Then Three Travel]
Besides me wanting to be an artist, I wanted to be a movie star.
[ Artist Besides Movie Star Wanted Wanting]
But listen, I'm 29-years-old, I'm really lucky to be there and whatever happens I've been really blessed already. I have plenty of awards for this movie and if this was it for me I'd be really content.
[ Already Awards Been Blessed Content Happens Listen Lucky Movie Plenty Really Whatever]
Without movie parts I was reduced to freak status. I just couldn't stand it.
[ Freak Just Movie Parts Reduced Stand Status Without]
I think every man who is not a religious moron likes when a woman is comfortable with watching a porn movie.
[ Comfortable Every Likes Man Moron Movie Religious Think Watching Woman]
I like making movies.
[ Making Movies]
Pier Angeli was in the movie called Sea of Sand that Guy Green directed where this idea came up.
[ Called Came Directed Green Guy Idea Movie Sand Sea Up Where]
I don't want to imitate life in movies; I want to represent it. And in that representation, you use the colors you feel, and sometimes they are fake colors. But always it's to show one emotion.
[ Always Colors Emotion Fake Feel Imitate Life Movies Represent Representation Show Sometimes Use Want]
Display advertising and the movies, though they may dull the wits, certainly stimulate the eyes.
[ Advertising Certainly Display Dull Eyes May Movies Stimulate Though Wits]
I definitely have found a balance. I've had so many offers in the past to do different movies or different things and I always choose tournaments over it.
[ Always Balance Choose Definitely Different Found Had Many Movies Offers Over Past Things Tournaments]
I wanted to write something from a child's viewpoint... Five of the characters I have played in movies have either been abused or became abusers, themselves, and I just kind of felt like there was a need.
[ Abused Became Been Characters Child Either Felt Five Just Kind Movies Need Played Something Themselves Viewpoint Wanted Write]
Just making a good movie is hard to do.
[ Good Hard Just Making Movie]
I worked very hard on those movies but there was some creative connection that wasn't being made.
[ Being Connection Creative Hard Made Movies Some Those Very Worked]
In a movie you have all these logistical problems; all these practical problems. But you're also going to have people come who can do things that you can't do, and you get to direct their talents.
[ Also Come Direct Get Going Logistical Movie Practical Problems Talents Their These Things]
We did Holy Grail, and I got my name up there as one of the directors. After that, I started moving more and more down the line I wanted to, which was making movies.
[ After Did Directors Down Got Grail Holy Line Making More Movies Moving Name Started Up Wanted Which]
There was a time - before I made movies - when I was more forgiving, but now that I've learned as much as I have, I want to do movies that I want to see, that have their own unique flavor.
[ Before Flavor Forgiving Learned Made More Movies Much Now Own See Their Time Unique Want]
And being as I'm somebody who loves movies like The Machinist, I also love going along to big mass entertainment movies. I get in the mood for all kinds of movies, and so I like to try each of them.
[ Along Also Being Big Each Entertainment Get Going Kinds Love Loves Mass Mood Movies Somebody Them Try]
I began to feel that the drama of the truth that is in the moment and in the past is richer and more interesting than the drama of Hollywood movies. So I began looking at documentary films.
[ Began Documentary Drama Feel Films Hollywood Interesting Looking Moment More Movies Past Richer Than Truth]
If I never do another movie, I will have had the privilege of working on one of the big Hollywood movies with top people, creating a world that can only be described as totally cinematic.
[ Another Big Cinematic Creating Described Had Hollywood Movie Movies Never Only Privilege Top Totally Will Working World]
I'd like to make really important movies, like American Beauty. I was really proud to be a part of that movie.
[ American Beauty Important Make Movie Movies Part Proud Really]
The really courageous and bold thing is to make movies about human behaviour.
[ Behaviour Bold Courageous Human Make Movies Really Thing]
Practically every movie that shows the pope or even a bishop as a character, and in much of western literature of the last 300 or 400 years, these are portrayed as awful figures.
[ Awful Bishop Character Even Every Figures Last Literature Movie Much Pope Portrayed Practically Shows These Western Years]
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.
[ After Baby Called Did Directed Doll Films First Kazan Met Movie Next Several She Ten Tennessee Then Wife Williams Written Years]
As long as people want to see me in movies, and as long as I find it interesting, I'll keep working.
[ Find Interesting Keep Long Movies See Want Working]
And the insidious thing is that people will either see a movie because it did well last weekend or won't see it because it didn't do well.
[ Because Did Either Insidious Last Movie See Thing Weekend Well Will Won]
You can have music and it will stand alone by itself, but you can't have a movie without it.
[ Alone Itself Movie Music Stand Will Without]
If I did any movies I'd have to take a break from singing, because I'd want it to be really good.
[ Any Because Break Did Good Movies Really Singing Take Want]
If movies are causing moral decay, then crime ought to be going up, but crime is going down.
[ Causing Crime Decay Down Going Moral Movies Ought Then Up]
I've been very successful doing voices in movies. I did Olive, the Other Reindeer, with Drew Barrymore, and I did Cats and Dogs. My children came to some of the sessions.
[ Barrymore Been Came Cats Children Did Dogs Doing Drew Movies Olive Other Sessions Some Successful Very Voices]
No one will understand a Japanese garden until you've walked through one, and you hear the crunch underfoot, and you smell it, and you experience it over time. Now there's no photograph or any movie that can give you that experience.
[ Any Crunch Experience Garden Give Hear Japanese Movie Now Over Photograph Smell Through Time Underfoot Understand Until Walked Will]
Yeah, I mean the material, directors, the other cast, and if you think you can do something with the character then you do it and go from there. I am looking forward to doing some smaller movies.
[ Am Cast Character Directors Doing Forward Go Looking Material Mean Movies Other Smaller Some Something Then Think Yeah]
Right now, my job is that I'm like an ambulance chaser. I've got to look for movies with white guys falling out of them.
[ Ambulance Chaser Falling Got Guys Job Look Movies Now Out Right Them White]
I've never read for a movie, I've always been given them.
[ Always Been Given Movie Never Read Them]
I grew up with the mindset that when you get home from work, you go to dinner and watch a movie. I don't want to be going to a club and taking off my panties.
[ Club Dinner Get Go Going Grew Home Mindset Movie Off Panties Taking Up Want Watch Work]
I make movies for grownups. When Hollywood starts making them again, I'll start acting in them again.
[ Acting Again Grownups Hollywood Make Making Movies Start Starts Them]
Hollywood have been in touch; they want to make a movie of my life.
[ Been Hollywood Life Make Movie Touch Want]
Hollywood movies are run on fear and they don't want to make bold choices. They, generally, speaking want to keep things status quo. That's not really interesting for me.
[ Bold Choices Fear Generally Hollywood Interesting Keep Make Movies Quo Really Run Speaking Status Things Want]
It is the idea that it's a movie in a movie. So I did it.
[ Did Idea Movie]
Apparently nobody really read it, it was a cheap movie, it fit their schedule in terms of things so fine, let the guy make that high school comedy. I used to work with Mel Brooks so they figured oh it's going to be one of those really silly movies and that's how it got made.
[ Apparently Brooks Cheap Comedy Figured Fine Fit Going Got Guy High How Made Make Mel Movie Movies Nobody Oh Read Really Schedule School Silly Terms Their Things Those Used Work]
The fact that someone came forward and offered $1.25 million to make a movie was astonishing. We were also allowed to keep many of the original stage cast.
[ Allowed Also Astonishing Came Cast Fact Forward Keep Make Many Million Movie Offered Original Someone Stage Were]
You always have this fear in a movie of just being somebody's woman.
[ Always Being Fear Just Movie Somebody Woman]
There's this unspoken club where you say to each other: Oh God, if they only knew how ordinary I was, they wouldn't be interested. That includes movie stars and politicians.
[ Club Each God How Includes Interested Knew Movie Oh Only Ordinary Other Politicians Say Stars Unspoken Where]
It wasn't until I saw James Dean that I began to think that maybe I could actually do this. Movies didn't have to be just this fantasy with this impossibly handsome guy.
[ Actually Began Could Dean Fantasy Guy Handsome James Just Maybe Movies Saw Think Until]
A good actor is someone who knows how to take the part and make it real and make it honest and be effective in it. If it's in a funny movie and, as long as they are cast in an appropriate way, humor will come from it.
[ Actor Appropriate Cast Come Effective Funny Good Honest How Humor Knows Long Make Movie Part Real Someone Take Way Will]
When I'd finished, everybody said they wanted me for this movie. At first I thought they meant a nudie flick since an awful lot of nudies are made in Houston.
[ Awful Everybody Finished First Flick Houston Lot Made Meant Movie Said Since Thought Wanted]
The ought to be a worldwide cultural taskforce that just stops you when you have ideas like combining The Red Desert with an armored car heist movie.
[ Armored Car Combining Cultural Desert Ideas Just Movie Ought Red Stops Worldwide]
My mother did movies from the New Wave, but I was quite shocked I didn't know much about that period. Bernado showed us film of the demonstrations of the time.
[ Demonstrations Did Film Know Mother Movies Much New Period Quite Shocked Showed Time Us Wave]
The first time Adrian saw me was on tape. But you should know that this never works - never in the history of movies has someone been cast from a video.
[ Adrian Been Cast First History Know Movies Never Saw Should Someone Tape Time Video Works]
In live action movies, you just hope that everything works. Because the actor may had a bad morning and doesn't play good, or accidents happen continuously. Many things contradict what you are trying to say. But in cartoons, nothing contradict what you want to say.
[ Accidents Action Actor Bad Because Cartoons Continuously Contradict Everything Good Had Happen Hope Just Live Many May Morning Movies Nothing Play Say Things Trying Want Works]
I'm a big movie fan. After a show, if I'm on the bus or a plane, it's often hard to get to sleep, so I'll watch a film. An action film can even relax me.
[ Action After Big Bus Even Fan Film Get Hard Movie Often Plane Relax Show Sleep Watch]
It's a difficult undertaking. I've been married for four years and I see this movie as a cautionary tale about people who've gone deeply out of communication.
[ Been Cautionary Communication Deeply Difficult Four Gone Married Movie Out See Tale Undertaking Years]
I don't think you should feel about a film. You should feel about a woman, not a movie. You can't kiss a movie. Movies
[ Feel Film Kiss Movie Should Think Woman]
I mean, I don't mind promoting a movie, or talking to the press if it's going to be used in some way.
[ Going Mean Mind Movie Press Promoting Some Talking Used Way]
What the hell did I do in the 80's? Midnight Run. A perfect movie. Just a perfect movie.
[ Did Hell Just Midnight Movie Perfect Run]
I also know that in the second movie, the sequel, Eric made some huge advances with the robot suit. That just made it even better. You put the suit on and moved your arms then the robot's arms would move in sync with yours.
[ Advances Also Arms Better Eric Even Huge Just Know Made Move Moved Movie Put Robot Second Sequel Some Suit Sync Then Would Your Yours]
My big fight is not in the movie and I don't understand that decision but I know he's right about it, whatever it is. Quentin did not hire me because I'm a kung fu expert; he hired me because he liked to listen to me talk.
[ Because Big Decision Did Expert Fight Fu Hire Hired Know Kung Liked Listen Movie Quentin Right Talk Understand Whatever]
Yeah, I definitely wanted to do a kids' movie because I have a kid. I want to do things that my daughter can see soon - when she is old enough to know what a movie is.
[ Because Daughter Definitely Enough Kid Kids Know Movie Old See She Soon Things Want Wanted Yeah]
I'd love to do a Western. A real Western like John Ford used to do. There's not too many of them made, so I don't know if I'll ever get to do that. They're awfully hard movies to make.
[ Awfully Ever Ford Get Hard John Know Love Made Make Many Movies Real Them Too Used Western]
I missed out on everything. Sometimes on the street I see teenagers hanging out and going to the movies, going to concerts, and I get so jealous.
[ Concerts Everything Get Going Hanging Jealous Missed Movies Out See Sometimes Street Teenagers]
I played in a movie called Ring of Fear with Clyde Beatty and Pat O'Brien.
[ Beatty Brien Called Fear Movie Pat Played Ring]
Then my first film was something called Cannibal Girls, which sounds like a horror movie but was actually kind of a goofy comedy with horror elements. Like a horror spoof.
[ Actually Called Cannibal Comedy Elements Film First Girls Goofy Horror Kind Movie Something Sounds Spoof Then Which]
But obviously as television began, it so undercut movies that he was trying to think of a way to combine seeing these special things, and the fact that people were just captivated by the magic box.
[ Began Box Captivated Combine Fact Just Magic Movies Obviously Seeing Special Television These Things Think Trying Undercut Way Were]
I know that in order to be considered successful, you're supposed to do two or three movies a year. I only work once every year-and-a-half, sometimes two years. I have children to raise.
[ Children Considered Every Know Movies Once Only Order Raise Sometimes Successful Supposed Three Two Work Year Years]
But I did have two months off between Loser and the start of Prozac Nation. So, it was supposed to be Jason time, right? My time to enjoy myself away from movies.
[ Away Between Did Enjoy Jason Loser Months Movies Myself Nation Off Prozac Right Start Supposed Time Two]
It seems there's a sliding scale between the money they spend on a movie and its creativity.
[ Between Creativity Money Movie Scale Seems Sliding Spend]
I'm not surprised that Spielberg was able to capture the heroism of Schindler; so many of his movies are about the better part of mankind.
[ Able Better Capture Heroism His Mankind Many Movies Part Spielberg Surprised]
Now I'm seen by more people in one episode than I was in 20 years of theatre and movies. It's gratifying to have an impact on 25 million people a night, but I can say goodbye to my lunch-pail life as a working actor. I'm scared I might be a celebrity.
[ Actor Celebrity Episode Goodbye Gratifying Impact Life Might Million More Movies Night Now Say Scared Seen Than Theatre Working Years]
You ought to love what you're doing because, especially in a movie, over time you really will start to hate it.
[ Because Doing Especially Hate Love Movie Ought Over Really Start Time Will]
All of a sudden Kevin told me that the movie got bought and was gonna be shown in a movie theatre. I was shocked. I was psyched. It was just weird.
[ Bought Gonna Got Just Kevin Movie Psyched Shocked Shown Sudden Theatre Told Weird]
I tried so hard with movies like Vertigo and Middle of the Night and others. I felt those would show me that it's only a matter of time before I'd find the right one to reach out and touch people.
[ Before Felt Find Hard Matter Middle Movies Night Only Others Out Reach Right Show Those Time Touch Tried Vertigo Would]
And I did a movie called Basil with Jared Leto and Christian Slater.
[ Called Christian Did Movie]
It's always hard when you're playing someone for a lot of people out there who are going to see the movie after reading the books. There's a communion between a reader and the writer, so people will have an idea who Sirius Black is and I might not be everyone's idea of that.
[ After Always Between Black Books Communion Everyone Going Hard Idea Lot Might Movie Out Playing Reader Reading See Someone Will Writer]
Every single day of making a movie is going to bring new problems.
[ Bring Day Every Going Making Movie New Problems Single]
I was a little concerned that a lot of people thought I wrote Merchant Ivory movies. I also thought if I was ever going to write something strange and difficult, that was the time.
[ Also Concerned Difficult Ever Going Ivory Little Lot Merchant Movies Something Strange Thought Time Write Wrote]
Plus, doing a zombie movie is quite liberating. It's fun not to take myself seriously all the time.
[ Doing Fun Liberating Movie Myself Plus Quite Seriously Take Time Zombie]
I've played heavies for years and years and years. I was bald. I came to Hollywood. I did a play about junk. I was a pusher, so I played pushers for years and years and years. I did war movies and things like that.
[ Bald Came Did Hollywood Junk Movies Play Played Pushers Things War Years]
I did a women's movie, and I'm not a woman. I did a gay movie, and I'm not gay. I learned as I went along.
[ Along Did Gay Learned Movie Went Woman Women]
I don't think they'd ever make a movie about Chuck Baker but I'd love to play Chuck Baker.
[ Baker Chuck Ever Love Make Movie Play Think]
To me, movies and music go hand in hand. When I'm writing a script, one of the first things I do is find the music I'm going to play for the opening sequence.
[ Find First Go Going Hand Movies Music Opening Play Script Sequence Things Writing]
One performs a very different act when reading a movie and when reading a novel. Your attention behaves differently.
[ Act Attention Behaves Different Differently Movie Novel Performs Reading Very Your]
I did some commercials and a couple of B movies, then a few pilots that didn't go anywhere. Eventually I did the pilot for Beverly Hills, 90210. The rest is history.
[ Anywhere Beverly Commercials Couple Did Eventually Few Go Hills History Movies Pilot Pilots Rest Some Then]
But the animation has become very good, and I think that a movie is not a book, and a book is not a movie.
[ Animation Become Book Good Movie Think Very]
I think the best type of action movie combines a love story with the action.
[ Action Best Combines Love Movie Story Think Type]
The idea of it becomes a little freaky if you're dealing with someone who has trouble differentiating between fantasy and reality, but that's a concern no matter what kind of movie you're dealing with.
[ Becomes Between Concern Dealing Fantasy Freaky Idea Kind Little Matter Movie Reality Someone Trouble]
I love old movies. The '40s theatre pace is fantastic.
[ Fantastic Love Movies Old Pace Theatre]
I like finishing a movie and having this living, breathing thing.
[ Breathing Finishing Having Living Movie Thing]
Until this movie I have played a boxer, a cowboy, a knight, a prince, an elf and a pirate. I am so glad to have done all of that already, and am ready for this phase of my career.
[ Already Am Boxer Career Cowboy Done Elf Glad Knight Movie Phase Pirate Played Prince Ready Until]
I do small cameos here and there but nothing that requires more than a paragraph of talking, because I'm just an amateur. The movie is a whole different reality.
[ Amateur Because Cameos Different Here Just More Movie Nothing Paragraph Reality Requires Small Talking Than Whole]
As for action movies, I did Tarzan, and I'm also about to shoot Meltdown, which John Carpenter wrote.
[ Action Also Carpenter Did John Movies Shoot Tarzan Which Wrote]
This is not a change of career for me. Just an expansion of it. I have contracts and obligations and business partners who are counting on me. And I would only want to do another movie if it's as good as this one.
[ Another Business Career Change Contracts Counting Expansion Good Just Movie Obligations Only Partners Want Would]
I think it would be fun to write about movies again.
[ Again Fun Movies Think Would Write]
I never made a good movie.
[ Good Made Movie Never]
It's like everybody is obsessed with Hollywood movies worldwide. And even though everybody hates the Americans, they're still watching American movies.
[ American Americans Even Everybody Hates Hollywood Movies Obsessed Still Though Watching Worldwide]
They wanted to do a movie about the Backstreet Boys.
[ Backstreet Boys Movie Wanted]
You may think it's very presumptuous, but I really hope that my movies are going to turn people into better people.
[ Better Going Hope Into May Movies Presumptuous Really Think Turn Very]
I was probably 11 by the time I saw a movie.
[ Movie Probably Saw Time]
I have learned the art of filling in your lines with your visuals and your movies and your imagination.
[ Art Filling Imagination Learned Lines Movies Visuals Your]
You know, every time a summer movie comes out, people think they're gonna get rich off of the merchandise.
[ Comes Every Get Gonna Know Merchandise Movie Off Out Rich Summer Think Time]
I guess Species was a movie made for me and hence I bagged the role. In fact even when acting, I never thought the outcome would be so good which I think it was! The entire role was a challenge. I was to be this strange yet sexy thing which was challenging!
[ Acting Challenge Challenging Entire Even Fact Good Guess Hence Made Movie Never Outcome Role Sexy Species Strange Thing Think Thought Which Would Yet]
I'm someone who believes the only way to see a movie is in a big theater, on a big screen, with a big bag of popcorn.
[ Bag Believes Big Movie Only Popcorn Screen See Someone Theater Way]
In a daydream sort of way, I think it would be pretty cool to direct a movie. But I have been on movie and TV sets and know it is hard work. I like directing it in my mind. It is easier.
[ Been Cool Daydream Direct Directing Easier Hard Know Mind Movie Pretty Sets Sort Think Tv Way Work Would]
I probably hold the distinction of being one movie star who, by all laws of logic, should never have made it. At each stage of my career, I lacked the experience.
[ Being Career Distinction Each Experience Hold Lacked Laws Logic Made Movie Never Probably Should Stage Star]
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.
[ Against Big Chance Coming Films Give Go Great Million Movie Movies Other Some Spider-Man Summer Think Up Want Why]
You know, and it really doesn't have a lot to do with the movie. That's the trick to doing a good musical is that, if you take that music number out, there's less to the movie there. You would miss it.
[ Doing Good Know Less Lot Miss Movie Music Musical Number Out Really Take Trick Would]
When I produce a movie - and I've produced a number of movies, unlike Arnold - yes, I'm frustrated when the union says you can't do this, you can't work past that hour, you've got to break for lunch. But ultimately, they're right. What they do is for everyone's benefit.
[ Arnold Benefit Break Everyone Frustrated Got Hour Lunch Movie Movies Number Past Produce Produced Right Says Ultimately Union Unlike Work Yes]
I tell you one of the great things about this movie is, with all that's going on around the world right now, it's just good to go to a movie where you don't have to think too hard, just have a good time, and relax and be crazy.
[ Around Crazy Go Going Good Great Hard Just Movie Now Relax Right Tell Things Think Time Too Where World]
But I don't just see the movie when I see the movie, I see all the great people who worked on it and all their hard work, because they could not have worked any harder.
[ Any Because Could Great Hard Harder Just Movie See Their Work Worked]
Princess Rose should indeed be a TV movie, assuming something doesn't go wrong. I don't know how good a movie it will be, because the way movie folk think is different from the way writers think, and I distrust what isn't done my way. This is what I call a healthy paranoia.
[ Assuming Because Call Different Distrust Done Folk Go Good Healthy How Indeed Know Movie Paranoia Princess Rose Should Something Think Tv Way Will Writers Wrong]
Everybody acts like they're in a movie in most movies. That's why they stink.
[ Acts Everybody Most Movie Movies Stink Why]
A Passage to India. It is my favourite movie.
[ Favourite India Movie Passage]
One of the joys of going to the movies was that it was trashy, and we should never lose that.
[ Going Joys Lose Movies Never Should]
I don't even like watching sex scenes in movies. I have a slight prudish side to me.
[ Even Movies Scenes Sex Side Slight Watching]
Having a lot of people suddenly depending on me to get the job done was a marvelous motivator. The book and movie deals seemed to flip a switch in my head, and off I went.
[ Book Deals Depending Done Flip Get Having Head Job Lot Marvelous Motivator Movie Off Seemed Suddenly Switch Went]
I think movies glamorize violence, in the sense that they make it in a way that it's either cool or funny.
[ Cool Either Funny Make Movies Sense Think Violence Way]
I would sign on for projects that were meant to shoot in July, and then they would postponed and they would bleed into the following semester, and then I'd take a semester off, and then the movie would collapse.
[ Bleed Collapse Following Into July Meant Movie Off Postponed Projects Semester Shoot Sign Take Then Were Would]
I try to play characters who are different from myself, so I feel like this character is someone who is really different. I actually think that if I did what he did in this movie, I would get a restraining order put against me.
[ Actually Against Character Characters Did Different Feel Get Movie Myself Order Play Put Really Restraining Someone Think Try Would]
So yes, I hope to act in other people's movies, big and small, because that's how I make my living, really.
[ Act Because Big Hope How Living Make Movies Other Really Small Yes]
Well, I look at it like this: When you go to a restaurant, the less you know about what happens in the kitchen, the more you enjoy your meal. If the soup tastes good, everything's cool, and you don't necessarily want to know what's in it. The same thing holds true with movies.
[ Cool Enjoy Everything Go Good Happens Holds Kitchen Know Less Look Meal More Movies Necessarily Restaurant Same Soup Tastes Thing True Want Well Your]
I'm not bragging but my movies have grossed well over a billion dollars.
[ Billion Bragging Dollars Movies Over Well]
I consciously decided not to be a 'London' actor. Those gangster movies made a lot of East End actors think they were movie stars. And I was very aware that they were going to go out of fashion.
[ Actor Actors Aware Consciously Decided East End Fashion Gangster Go Going London Lot Made Movie Movies Out Stars Think Those Very Were]
Well you're talking about a long career, a lot of movies, a lot of stars. I guess working with Henry Fonda and Katherine Hepburn was a great privilege.
[ Career Fonda Great Guess Henry Hepburn Katherine Long Lot Movies Privilege Stars Talking Well Working]
Whether it be in a small movie or a big movie, I would always be attracted to this role.
[ Always Attracted Big Movie Role Small Whether Would]
I did have an offer to direct one of the Alien movies but I wasn't too excited about all the effects work.
[ Alien Did Direct Effects Excited Movies Offer Too Work]
I just simply write as it moves me. I may be writing about a book or a movie or a person, places where I've been or something I've done. Or politics. It's going to what's on my mind at the moment.
[ Been Book Done Going Just May Mind Moment Moves Movie Person Places Politics Simply Something Where Write Writing]
Angelina came up, and as soon as we said hello, I thought, This is going to be great. I'm really going to love doing this with her. And I did. And then I was very excited to do the movie after that.
[ After Angelina Came Did Doing Excited Going Great Hello Her Love Movie Really Said Soon Then Thought Up Very]
The characters are trapped within the lifestyle. It's about what goes on before the movie starts.
[ Before Characters Goes Lifestyle Movie Starts Trapped Within]
In dire economic times, movies are relatively inexpensive entertainment for the whole family.
[ Dire Economic Entertainment Family Inexpensive Movies Relatively Times Whole]
Prior to that I produced a couple of TV movies for CBS, but the truth of the matter is that I burned out for a couple of years. I didn't do anything for a while, apart from taking up golf, for which I got a four handicap.
[ Anything Apart Burned Cbs Couple Four Golf Got Handicap Matter Movies Out Prior Produced Taking Truth Tv Up Which While Years]
You go to a theater now and you literally see parents watching the movie and they suddenly cover their kid's ears. I figured I'd make one movie where they didn't have to do this.
[ Cover Ears Figured Go Kid Literally Make Movie Now Parents See Suddenly Theater Their Watching Where]
Well, I think that people are smart enough to understand the difference between a movie and real life.
[ Between Difference Enough Life Movie Real Smart Think Understand Well]
When I saw the movie, I said, I wish I had heard the music. I would have ridden the horse differently.
[ Differently Had Heard Horse Movie Music Ridden Said Saw Wish Would]
One thing that's great about being a character actor is that a movie doesn't rest on your shoulders. If it bombs, it won't hurt my career.
[ Actor Being Bombs Career Character Great Hurt Movie Rest Shoulders Thing Won Your]
That's probably when I get the most angry at American movies, when they just so cynically manipulate the audience without even trying to give a good story.
[ American Angry Audience Cynically Even Get Give Good Just Manipulate Most Movies Probably Story Trying Without]
I often feel that my days in New York City, that I was here for five years, didn't get one job, went on a thousands of auditions and literally did not get a job on a soap, not a movie, not TV, not nothing, although I did do some commercials thank God.
[ Although Auditions City Commercials Days Did Feel Five Get God Here Job Literally Movie New Nothing Often Soap Some Thank Thousands Tv Went Years York]
I want to do movies but not talk about them.
[ Movies Talk Them Want]
And at the end of the day, if the movie's no good, I'll live to fight another day.
[ Another Day End Fight Good Live Movie]
And you also have to do movies that are about commerce because that's what is required of the industry today.
[ Also Because Commerce Industry Movies Required Today]
I knew her work very well and I knew that if she offered me a role in her movie, it wouldn't be something stupid. So I agreed to do the film before I read the script.
[ Agreed Before Film Her Knew Movie Offered Read Role Script She Something Stupid Very Well Work]
When you're in a movie, they treat you like you're four years old and give you whatever you want.
[ Four Give Movie Old Treat Want Whatever Years]
Meanwhile, politics is about getting a candidate in front of the public as a star, politics as rock'n'roll, politics as a movie.
[ Candidate Front Getting Meanwhile Movie Politics Public Rock Roll Star]
Even in the former Soviet Union, they have good copies of my movies.
[ Copies Even Former Good Movies Soviet Union]
When I am working on a movie, all I want to talk about is the movie. All I want to be with are the movie people. It's like a clan. If I'm asked to people's houses for dinner, I hate to go, because they'll talk about other things.
[ Am Asked Because Clan Dinner Go Hate Houses Movie Other Talk Things Want Working]
I think I've only done one horror movie, Psycho III. That was a walk in the park compared to a romantic comedy.
[ Comedy Compared Done Horror Iii Movie Only Park Psycho Romantic Think Walk]
This happens to be that the power of laughter and love would beat out the power of fear every time. You know, I hate to sound corny about it but it's true, and I think that's what this movie is about.
[ Beat Corny Every Fear Happens Hate Know Laughter Love Movie Out Power Sound Think Time True Would]
You know, I find it very strange when movies that I made that were just excoriated - I mean that I was just vilified for - are now looked at as classics.
[ Classics Find Just Know Looked Made Mean Movies Now Strange Very Vilified Were]
As a viewer, the minute I start getting confused, I check out of the movie. Emotionally, I'm severed.
[ Check Confused Emotionally Getting Minute Movie Out Severed Start Viewer]
The first movie I saw - and I don't know if it influenced me - was Ben Hur. We watched it outside in a corn field, and it ran backwards, so the first movie I ever saw was Ben Hur backwards.
[ Backwards Ben Corn Ever Field First Influenced Know Movie Outside Ran Saw Watched]
We actors always say how difficult and physically demanding a role was. But give me a break, it's only a movie.
[ Actors Always Break Demanding Difficult Give How Movie Only Physically Role Say]
Well, everyone likes movies when they're a little kid.
[ Everyone Kid Likes Little Movies Well]
I'm less interested in slasher, and go more for roles that can affect you on a personal level. I'm interested in human empathy in the movies I see, and in the ones I am a part of.
[ Affect Am Empathy Go Human Interested Less Level More Movies Ones Part Personal Roles See Slasher]
I think Alone in the Dark was too much an action creature movie than a horror creature movie.
[ Action Alone Creature Dark Horror Movie Much Than Think Too]
You cannot combine being a movie star with not being a movie star.
[ Being Cannot Combine Movie Star]
For years everyone looked toward the demise of radio when television came along. Before that, they thought talking movies might eliminate radio as well. But radio just keeps getting stronger.
[ Along Before Came Demise Eliminate Everyone Getting Just Keeps Looked Might Movies Radio Stronger Talking Television Thought Toward Well Years]
I certainly grew up seeing more movies and television than I read books, but when it came time to do the thing itself you don't have to hire a lot of people to sit down and write a book, so that was the story-telling medium that was available to me.
[ Available Book Books Came Certainly Down Grew Hire Itself Lot Medium More Movies Read Seeing Sit Story-Telling Television Than Thing Time Up Write]
One day I had an idea for a movie. Everything came after that.
[ After Came Day Everything Had Idea Movie]
For eight years I did effects for other movies until I got my movie made.
[ Did Effects Eight Got Made Movie Movies Other Until Years]
The production team's first meeting took place at my house. I had ideas and a color scheme in mind, how I wanted the movie to look, because that has to be a real collaboration.
[ Because Collaboration Color First Had House How Ideas Look Meeting Mind Movie Place Production Real Scheme Team Took Wanted]
And I love Mel Brooks. My Dad loved his movies, too, they're awesome, the kind of thing that if you're in for ten minutes, you're in for two hours.
[ Awesome Brooks Dad His Hours Kind Love Loved Mel Minutes Movies Ten Thing Too Two]
Personality is essential. It is in every work of art. When someone walks on stage for a performance and has charisma, everyone is convinced that he has personality. I find that charisma is merely a form of showmanship. Movie stars usually have it. A politician has to have it.
[ Art Charisma Convinced Essential Every Everyone Find Form Merely Movie Performance Personality Politician Showmanship Someone Stage Stars Usually Walks Work]
My first paid acting job was a movie called Fandango. It also starred Kevin Costner.
[ Acting Also Called Costner First Job Kevin Movie Paid Starred]
I've been a screenwriter for twenty-five years. Every one of my books have been optioned for movies and I have written a few of those screenplays.
[ Been Books Every Few Movies Screenplays Screenwriter Those Twenty-Five Written Years]
My grandmother and I followed my mother here, to a house a block north of Hollywood Boulevard but a million miles away from Hollywood, if you know what I mean. We would hang out behind the ropes and look at the movie stars arriving at the premieres.
[ Arriving Away Behind Block Boulevard Followed Grandmother Hang Here Hollywood House Know Look Mean Miles Million Mother Movie North Out Premieres Ropes Stars Would]
I don't actually sit down and write, but I just have a lot of different ideas about films and making movies.
[ Actually Different Down Films Ideas Just Lot Making Movies Sit Write]
We don't make movies for critics. I've done four movies; there's millions upon millions upon millions of people who've paid to see them. Somebody likes them. My greatest joy is to sit anonymously in a dark theater and watch it with an audience, a paying audience.
[ Anonymously Audience Critics Dark Done Four Greatest Joy Likes Make Millions Movies Paid Paying See Sit Somebody Theater Them Upon Watch]
I never play a villain that I don't have something I can either do or say so the audience sees there is something redeemable about them. In other words, I don't want to do evil for evil's sake. I don't want to do Jason slasher movies. There's no point in that.
[ Audience Either Evil Jason Movies Never Other Play Point Sake Say Sees Slasher Something Them Villain Want Words]
Probably the most difficult things were my favorite parts. The make-up and the big fight sequence at the end of the movie were very difficult but really fun and challenging.
[ Big Challenging Difficult End Favorite Fight Fun Make-Up Most Movie Parts Probably Really Sequence Things Very Were]
As great as Ed is, the wisdom out here is that he can't carry a movie. They'll pay him $3 million to be the second banana in Julia Roberts things. But they won't put up $3 million for an Ed Harris movie.
[ Banana Carry Ed Great Harris Here Him Julia Million Movie Out Pay Put Roberts Second Things Up Wisdom Won]
Children's finger-painting came under the arts, but movies didn't.
[ Arts Came Children Movies Under]
Although charismatic, James Dean is no Harrison Ford. In the majority of his movies, sooner or later he got the crap beaten out of him.
[ Although Beaten Charismatic Crap Dean Ford Got Harrison Him His James Later Majority Movies Out Sooner]
I've never done an improvised movie as a fictitious character. I think that's the challenge.
[ Challenge Character Done Fictitious Improvised Movie Never Think]
Well I didn't actually see the Matrix but I've seen other movies where with similar sorts of themes.
[ Actually Matrix Movies Other See Seen Similar Sorts Themes Well Where]
Movies are very hard to make, to get it all to come together. So many people have their say in what the end product of films are.
[ Come End Films Get Hard Make Many Movies Product Say Their Together Very]
It's like why people read scary books or go see scary movies. Because it creates a distance. They're scared, but they're not going to get hurt.
[ Because Books Creates Distance Get Go Going Hurt Movies Read Scared Scary See Why]
Jet was very busy. I've been inspired by a lot of his movies.
[ Been Busy His Inspired Jet Lot Movies Very]
A 65-ft.-wide screen and 500 people reacting to the movie, there is nothing like that experience.
[ Experience Movie Nothing Reacting Screen]
First and foremost, you have to make the movie for yourself. And that's not to say, to hell with everyone else, but what else have you got to go on but your own taste and judgment?
[ Else Everyone First Foremost Go Got Hell Judgment Make Movie Own Say Taste Your Yourself]
Now with all this movie business, everybody's coming around wanting to know everything that's happened since I was four. It's like going to an analyst.
[ Analyst Around Business Coming Everybody Everything Four Going Happened Know Movie Now Since Wanting]
I position everything else in my life around making movies.
[ Around Else Everything Life Making Movies Position]
This is the age of insincerity. The movies had the misfortune to come along in the twentieth century, and because they appeal to the masses there can be no sincerity in them.
[ Age Along Appeal Because Century Come Had Insincerity Masses Misfortune Movies Sincerity Them Twentieth]
When political figures are shown on television or in movies, it's always the liberal Democrats that are shown to be humane, caring people.
[ Always Caring Democrats Figures Humane Liberal Movies Political Shown Television]
I think independent movies are actually very challenging right now, because it was this huge scene and it was great for a few years. Then, it was totally co-opted by the studios. Now, it's become very corporate, the independent scene.
[ Actually Because Become Challenging Corporate Few Great Huge Independent Movies Now Right Scene Studios Then Think Totally Very Years]
It's always an interesting sort of adventures that gets someone into a movie.
[ Adventures Always Gets Interesting Into Movie Someone Sort]
There are some movies that I would like to forget, for the rest of my life. But even those movies teach me things.
[ Even Forget Life Movies Rest Some Teach Things Those Would]
I think at the end of the day this movie is respecting what we as women go through as we grow up. The experiences, what we deal with, other women, things about images, things that we deal with as women.
[ Day Deal End Experiences Go Grow Images Movie Other Respecting Things Think Through Up Women]
I can't go and shoot people in the back of the head because It's a kids' movie, which is actually quite a good test because you haven't got the overt threat of a knife in the face.
[ Actually Back Because Face Go Good Got Haven Head Kids Knife Movie Overt Quite Shoot Test Threat Which]
Now a movie goes out to two, three thousand theaters and by Friday night at 10 o'clock they know if you are in or out. That desperate competition is, I think, horrendous. It's awful.
[ Awful Clock Competition Desperate Friday Goes Horrendous Know Movie Night Now Out Theaters Think Thousand Three Two]
You're making a movie, not a documentary. If you made a film like the historians would like you to make, you're not going to go and see it. I'd rather see paint dry.
[ Documentary Dry Film Go Going Historians Made Make Making Movie Paint Rather See Would]
I produced six movies with Amy Robinson since the very early '80s.
[ Amy Early Movies Produced Robinson Since Six Very]
Usually, when I do a soundtrack, the music from the movie doesn't have anything to do with me personally. It's music to enhance to the film. My own stuff is more introspective and about what's on going in my head.
[ Anything Enhance Film Going Head Introspective More Movie Music Own Personally Soundtrack Stuff Usually]
I think The Exorcist is the best American horror movie ever made. Friedkin was at the top of his game.
[ American Best Ever Exorcist Game His Horror Made Movie Think Top]
The more people involved in making a movie, the worse it is, generally.
[ Generally Involved Making More Movie Worse]
First of all, just knowing people who grew up in the movie business at that time, no one had Mexican maids.
[ Business First Grew Had Just Knowing Maids Mexican Movie Time Up]
Movies are open doors, and at every door, I change character and life.
[ Change Character Door Doors Every Life Movies Open]
When you see a silent movie, you understand everything that's going on from the images because the images are so strong.
[ Because Everything Going Images Movie See Silent Strong Understand]
When you find something where you can give people a message and still make it an exciting movie, you get very, very excited about something. You probably even work harder than you normally do.
[ Even Excited Exciting Find Get Give Harder Make Message Movie Normally Probably Something Still Than Very Where Work]
I've had those people very interested in my writing. Since I think of myself as a composer, I feel really good. I've had lots of guys call me up. I've gotten two or three commissions to write things. I've written lots of movie scores.
[ Call Commissions Composer Feel Good Gotten Guys Had Interested Lots Movie Myself Really Scores Since Things Think Those Three Two Up Very Write Writing Written]
If you think you're going to be up for an Oscar, you schedule your moviemaking.
[ Going Moviemaking Oscar Schedule Think Up Your]
I'm terrible at horror movies, by the way. I get scared so easily.
[ Easily Get Horror Movies Scared Terrible Way]
If you have to have a job in this world, a high-priced movie star is a pretty good gig.
[ Gig Good Job Movie Pretty Star World]
I'm cleaning toilets for $30 a day, because I needed that $30, and people are pointing at me, saying, Look at the big movie star. Look where he is now. I just said, I'm where God put me.
[ Because Big Cleaning Day God Just Look Movie Needed Now Pointing Put Said Saying Star Toilets Where]
A star on a movie set is like a time bomb. That bomb has got to be defused so people can approach it without fear.
[ Approach Bomb Fear Got Movie Set Star Time Without]
Hollywood never knew there was a Vietnam War until they made the movie.
[ Hollywood Knew Made Movie Never Until Vietnam War]
I like travelling and if I have to come to Hollywood to make a movie I will, but otherwise I'd never move there. It's very much an industry town and that doesn't really interest me.
[ Come Hollywood Industry Interest Make Move Movie Much Never Otherwise Really Town Travelling Very Will]
I was heartbroken at the end of that, because I thought that was going to be it for me. Somehow I had worked my way into this movie and it had exposed me to people and I had a chance to be an actor, which I loved, but I didn't think it was ever going to happen again.
[ Actor Again Because Chance End Ever Exposed Going Had Happen Heartbroken Into Loved Movie Somehow Think Thought Way Which Worked]
I didn't have any ambition to produce big mainstream popcorn movies.
[ Ambition Any Big Mainstream Movies Popcorn Produce]
You finish a movie and you think, there, you've done it, really well, or best you can. But if you watch it, you see it was just bollocks.
[ Best Bollocks Done Finish Just Movie Really See Think Watch Well]
Sean's movies are provocative and challenging without being slick.
[ Being Challenging Movies Provocative Sean Slick Without]
It's an odd thing to go to New York to shoot a movie that is set in Indiana.
[ Go Indiana Movie New Odd Set Shoot Thing York]
He was the first to conceive of movies as an art form. His belief was that if the traditional art form would not find room for him, then he would make an art form of his own.
[ Art Belief Conceive Find First Form Him His Make Movies Own Room Then Traditional Would]
There just is exponentially more money in the movie business than in the music business. As a result there are more people involved in the creative process.
[ Business Creative Exponentially Involved Just Money More Movie Music Process Result Than]
Even in the realest American cinema that I see, there's still not that sense that this is reality. There's still that sense that you are watching a movie. And hopefully, if we did get our jobs right, that sense disappears when you watch this movie.
[ American Cinema Did Disappears Even Get Hopefully Jobs Movie Our Reality Right See Sense Still Watch Watching]
A scientist is an unlikely character to put at the center of a movie.
[ Center Character Movie Put Scientist Unlikely]
Making this movie was a great opportunity for me to explore high-definition. I'm glad I got to see what the challenges are, what makes it better. It works wonderfully.
[ Better Challenges Explore Glad Got Great Makes Making Movie Opportunity See Wonderfully Works]
We meet before the movie and she gives you charts with sounds on them and makes a tape of examples. While they are setting up the scene, I go with her to the trailer and we go through the scene and correct the speech.
[ Before Charts Correct Examples Gives Go Her Makes Meet Movie Scene Setting She Sounds Speech Tape Them Through Trailer Up While]
People over 30 are interested in sex too, but they get real movies about it.
[ Get Interested Movies Over Real Sex Too]
Hitchcock had to fight to the death to make his movies.
[ Death Fight Had His Hitchcock Make Movies]
It would be great to make a movie that had the style of a great '30's film.
[ Film Great Had Make Movie Style Would]
When I stepped out into the bright sunlight from the darkness of the movie house, I had only two things on my mind: Paul Newman and a ride home.
[ Bright Darkness Had Home House Into Mind Movie Newman Only Out Paul Ride Stepped Sunlight Things Two]
Well, it was actually - I brought the idea of doing a documentary to HBO back in 2000, when there were some press reports sort of were bandied about that there were going to TV movies based on some of the books that were out.
[ Actually Back Bandied Based Books Brought Documentary Doing Going Hbo Idea Movies Out Press Reports Some Sort Tv Well Were]
And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble. Movies
[ Films Gamble Gambler Movies Must Produce]
I thought I understood the story very well, because I've lived with it for so long. But movies change and take on a life of their own once they start to be made, and you have to keep your eye on the real ball, not the ball that's in your head.
[ Ball Because Change Eye Head Keep Life Lived Long Made Movies Once Own Real Start Story Take Their Thought Understood Very Well Your]
Success is not something I've wrapped my brain around. If people go to those movies, then yes, that's true, big-time success. If not, it's much ado about nothing.
[ Ado Around Big-Time Brain Go Movies Much Nothing Something Success Then Those True Wrapped Yes]
I have a sneaking suspicion that if there were a way to make movies without actors, George Lucas would do it.
[ Actors George Lucas Make Movies Sneaking Suspicion Way Were Without Would]
I watch and listen to movies today and am shocked by the way actors deliver their lines. Everybody mumbles now and I don't understand why.
[ Actors Am Deliver Everybody Lines Listen Movies Now Shocked Their Today Understand Watch Way Why]
The Academy Awards ceremony is designed to be without irony, but Chris Rock supplied it anyway with filmed movie-theater interviews with black men and women who had never heard of the movies nominated for Best Picture.
[ Academy Anyway Awards Best Black Ceremony Chris Designed Filmed Had Heard Interviews Irony Men Movies Never Nominated Picture Rock Supplied Without Women]
I rarely see one of the 'summer blockbuster' movies. I'd like to see a stronger focus on smaller, smarter movies.
[ Blockbuster Focus Movies Rarely See Smaller Smarter Stronger Summer]
Not that I've always loved the movie when they finally come out, or if they ever come out-because many of them don't come out-but I've gotten to work with really good story editors and stuff like that.
[ Always Come Editors Ever Finally Good Gotten Loved Many Movie Out Really Story Stuff Them Work]
When the music and the characters are flawlessly synchronized, the opera develops an emotional force that movies and plays cannot match.
[ Cannot Characters Develops Emotional Force Match Movies Music Opera Plays]
Every actor I ever meet goes, 'Ultimately I plan on having my own company and write and direct,' but yes, I too would love to write and direct a movie. I want to do a play, too. I want to do it all.
[ Actor Company Direct Ever Every Goes Having Love Meet Movie Own Plan Play Too Ultimately Want Would Write Yes]
I wouldn't want to do a whole movie with effects.
[ Effects Movie Want Whole]
In the past I've made movies that were pretty universally liked. You can't really hate them. You can discard them, but you can't really hate them.
[ Discard Hate Liked Made Movies Past Pretty Really Them Universally Were]
Why movies are so powerful is because you are right in there and you stay in there until they want you to come out, and then you've really gone somewhere.
[ Because Come Gone Movies Out Powerful Really Right Somewhere Stay Then Until Want Why]
I love huge movies. Not sure I am the guy to make them, but you can rely on me being there watching them.
[ Am Being Guy Huge Love Make Movies Rely Sure Them Watching]
But we were doing plays and movies which I had nothing to do with other than being a producer, and I don't have that kind of interest or time any more.
[ Any Being Doing Had Interest Kind More Movies Nothing Other Plays Producer Than Time Were Which]
I always wanted to get into the horror genre. I like scary movies. I want to go to the fan shows and sign posters with my head hanging by a thread like a B-movie actress.
[ Actress Always Fan Genre Get Go Hanging Head Horror Into Movies Posters Scary Shows Sign Thread Want Wanted]
We are always acting on what has just finished happening. It happened at least 1/30th of a second ago. We think we're in the present, but we aren't. The present we know is only a movie of the past.
[ Acting Ago Always Finished Happened Happening Just Know Least Movie Only Past Present Second Think]
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.
[ Believe Enough Filmmaker Going Good Got Movie Survive Well Won]
If audiences are sort of interested in movies that are made like McDonald's hamburgers, which do have a value in the world, then we have to re-evaluate our entire career.
[ Audiences Career Entire Hamburgers Interested Made Mcdonald Movies Our Re-Evaluate Sort Then Value Which World]
These are extremely talented actors who are all putting their talents into the Lost in Space movie.
[ Actors Extremely Into Lost Movie Putting Space Talented Talents Their These]
When we did the pilot, I sort of pictured this guy pirating a signal and then this story unfolding of him building this satellite and these robots and watching these bad movies.
[ Bad Building Did Guy Him Movies Pictured Pilot Pirating Robots Satellite Signal Sort Story Then These Unfolding Watching]
Mike gets to play four roles this time, if we ever did it again, he will play my role as well. He is a comic genius, everyone wants to be in this movie, let's hope that everyone will wish to see it as well.
[ Again Comic Did Ever Everyone Four Genius Gets Hope Mike Movie Play Role Roles See Time Wants Well Will Wish]
There are so many moments and works that influence us in what we do. Movies, music, TV and, most importantly, the profound everydayness of our lives.
[ Importantly Influence Lives Many Moments Most Movies Music Our Profound Tv Us Works]
I don't want to be famous as a movie star and have the whole world love me, I want to be a creative actress.
[ Actress Creative Famous Love Movie Star Want Whole World]
That is why it's so fun to make movies... you get to do lots of things you would never do in your normal life.
[ Fun Get Life Lots Make Movies Never Normal Things Why Would Your]
I won't make a movie for money ever again.
[ Again Ever Make Money Movie Won]
Because I am afraid of commitment. This movie certainly has some bearing and is some reflection of my real feeling about relationships, because I do have commitment issues. My friends tell me I have intimacy problems, but they don't know me, so who cares what they think?
[ Afraid Am Bearing Because Cares Certainly Commitment Feeling Friends Intimacy Issues Know Movie Problems Real Reflection Relationships Some Tell Think]
You gotta make the movie you want to make.
[ Gotta Make Movie Want]
What career? A man's got a body of film of about four movies in about 10 years or something. I do it because I think I can do a good job of something and I'll enjoy it, do it, and sort of vanish. I don't want to be an actor for hire.
[ Actor Because Body Career Enjoy Film Four Good Got Hire Job Man Movies Something Sort Think Vanish Want Years]
Usually when you see females in movies, they feel like they have these metallic structures around them, they are caged in by male energy.
[ Around Caged Energy Feel Females Male Movies See Structures Them These Usually]
I wonder if that's hurt me at the box office. Maybe audiences these days want to know exactly what to expect when they go into a movie, and my movies are hard to explain in just one way.
[ Audiences Box Days Exactly Expect Explain Go Hard Hurt Into Just Know Maybe Movie Movies Office These Want Way Wonder]
But he did say that the character would be on the sidelines in movies One and Two, and move into the middle with number Three, but I didn't realize he would move in with quite such a bang.
[ Bang Character Did Into Middle Move Movies Number Quite Realize Say Sidelines Such Three Two Would]
The business that people do in LA on the social level is amazing. You go to a restaurant, bump into this guy or that guy. The next day you get a call, and they want you in their movie.
[ Amazing Bump Business Call Day Get Go Guy Into La Level Movie Next Restaurant Social Their Want]
It was like in Samoa when they'd put up a movie screen on the beach and show movies and the locals would run behind the sheet to see where the people went. It was pretty grim.
[ Beach Behind Grim Locals Movie Movies Pretty Put Run Screen See Sheet Show Up Went Where Would]
I remember seeing the movie To Sir With Love when I was a little girl.
[ Girl Little Love Movie Remember Seeing Sir]
You've got a movie where the pro-choice family gives their daughter no choice. The pro-life family murders. What seems to be the good mother, the kind of hippie painter, sweet and cute mother has no love for her daughter really.
[ Choice Cute Daughter Family Gives Good Got Her Hippie Kind Love Mother Movie Murders Painter Pro-Choice Pro-Life Really Seems Sweet Their Where]
When I see a movie with someone it's kind of uncomfortable.
[ Kind Movie See Someone Uncomfortable]
I think the thing is with a movie that has this much science fiction in it; you need characters who are more science fact, if you know what I mean, than they are human.
[ Characters Fact Fiction Human Know Mean More Movie Much Need Science Than Thing Think]
The interesting thing about movies, it's not always - y'know, you have to have structure etc and all those things, but an audience responds, in many ways, we walk away and certain things stay in our heads that are memorable.
[ Always Audience Away Certain Etc Heads Interesting Know Many Memorable Movies Our Responds Stay Structure Thing Things Those Walk Ways]
Usually the audience has no idea that the censored version of whatever movie they're watching isn't the original.
[ Audience Censored Idea Movie Original Usually Version Watching Whatever]
A lot of people just go to movies that feed into their preexisting and not so noble needs and desires: They just go to action pictures, and things like that.
[ Action Desires Feed Go Into Just Lot Movies Needs Noble Pictures Their Things]
I play the father in the scene when Will and Tommy go back to Tommy's old apartment. It was a big mistake. I hope not to be in the next movie I direct.
[ Apartment Back Big Direct Father Go Hope Mistake Movie Next Old Play Scene Tommy Will]
When we did Wayne's World, it was 14 million dollars and they didn't bug us too much because they just thought it was some little movie that nobody was ever going to see. We showed them.
[ Because Bug Did Dollars Ever Going Just Little Million Movie Much Nobody See Showed Some Them Thought Too Us Wayne World]
They have the big ferris wheel and we've been out of town for two months, so he just was like, 'Mommy I want to go to Toys R Us and I don't care if you have a movie coming out and all that.' He was just being a kid. But I had to allow him to have that moment.
[ Allow Been Being Big Care Coming Ferris Go Had Him Just Kid Moment Mommy Months Movie Out Town Toys Two Us Want Wheel]
My agent said, 'You aren't good enough for movies.' I said, 'You're fired.'
[ Agent Enough Fired Good Movies Said]
The movie industry is committed to working with the technology sector to find innovative new ways to deliver entertainment to consumers.
[ Committed Consumers Deliver Entertainment Find Industry Innovative Movie New Sector Technology Ways Working]
I would rather do movies because I'm very lazy and the hours are much easier.
[ Because Easier Hours Lazy Movies Much Rather Very Would]
I've had some movies that have been ridiculed, but that's OK with me. I don't feel that really defines me. Should I change who I am to be popular?
[ Am Been Change Defines Feel Had Movies Ok Popular Really Ridiculed Should Some]
With any child entering adolescence, one hunts for signs of health, is desperate for the smallest indication that the child's problems will never be important enough for a television movie.
[ Adolescence Any Child Desperate Enough Entering Health Hunts Important Indication Movie Never Problems Signs Smallest Television Will]
You can alter movie singing so much because you go into the recording studio and, just technology for recording has gotten so good, you can hold out a note and they can combine a note from take 2 and a note from take 8.
[ Alter Because Combine Go Good Gotten Hold Into Just Movie Much Note Out Recording Singing Studio Take Technology]
Movie-making is telling a story with the best technology at your disposal.
[ Best Disposal Story Technology Telling Your]
In England, I'm a horror movie director. In Germany, I'm a filmmaker. In the US, I'm a bum.
[ Bum Director England Filmmaker Germany Horror Movie Us]
I think there is a feeling of old Hitchcock in there. There are parts that are tributes to some of the old great horror movies and the old great filmmakers.
[ Feeling Filmmakers Great Hitchcock Horror Movies Old Parts Some Think Tributes]
I got my heroes secondhand, from television and movies, to a certain extent.
[ Certain Extent Got Heroes Movies Secondhand Television]
Every movie I do, or when I'm on the sketch comedy show, I don't really get into it until I have an outfit or something funny with my head or face or something.
[ Comedy Every Face Funny Get Head Into Movie Outfit Really Show Sketch Something Until]
I hate horror movies.
[ Hate Horror Movies]
And I like the look on people's faces when I say I'm doing this movie called Pride and Prejudice and they kind of smile, and then I say I'm in a movie called Doom and they kind of do a double take and try and put the two things together. And they never quite manage to.
[ Called Doing Doom Double Faces Kind Look Manage Movie Never Prejudice Pride Put Quite Say Smile Take Then Things Together Try Two]
The Super Bowl is like a movie, and the quarterback is the leading man.
[ Bowl Leading Man Movie Quarterback Super]
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.
[ Acting Actor Because Best Def Films Important Mos Most Movies Personality Put Quality Rappers Really See Talk Think Want]
I'd rather do a lot of movies than a TV series and do a lot of different roles than be stuck in one TV thing.
[ Different Lot Movies Rather Roles Series Stuck Than Thing Tv]
By going to the movies, and because of other things, too, going to college, making a wide variety of friends, moving around traveling, I became a lot more open-minded than the heritage I was born into might have suggested.
[ Around Became Because Born College Friends Going Heritage Into Lot Making Might More Movies Moving Open-Minded Other Suggested Than Things Too Traveling Variety Wide]
Well, I see myself in the same business but a lot more successful and doing more movies maybe behind the camera. I plan to do some growing in this industry and take it as far as I can.
[ Behind Business Camera Doing Far Growing Industry Lot Maybe More Movies Myself Plan Same See Some Successful Take Well]
With all the horror in the world and all the crap that's going on, for an hour and a half you go eat some popcorn and laugh with your friends. That's what a movie is all about.
[ Crap Eat Friends Go Going Half Horror Hour Laugh Movie Popcorn Some World Your]
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.
[ Films Liked Market Movie Multiplicity Nine Opened Other Really Seeing Studio Tested Then Weekend Well]
And like everybody else, I like the Rocky movies, but if you look at them again you can see all the misses, but the intensity of it, but that wasn't what this is.
[ Again Else Everybody Intensity Look Misses Movies Rocky See Them]
Usually you're in movies with a lot of dissolves and things, but this was kind of quick, more jarring than usual. I thought it would be fun to be in a movie that's unconventional. Then I met Guy and I liked him. I think he's a good man.
[ Dissolves Fun Good Guy Him Kind Liked Lot Man Met More Movie Movies Quick Than Then Things Think Thought Unconventional Usual Usually Would]
It's a lot easier, I think, to be an actor in a movie than to spin a joke on a sitcom.
[ Actor Easier Joke Lot Movie Sitcom Spin Than Think]
My movies are, more or less, very short. I'm terrified of boring an audience.
[ Audience Boring Less More Movies Short Terrified Very]
I've found that the more experts you have on a movie, the less control the director has.
[ Control Director Experts Found Less More Movie]
I did grow up next door to Steve McQueen, who was a very famous movie star at the time, but as a kid it didn't impress me. We always had great fun with him. He would take us out on Sundays on his motorcycles, riding around in the desert; he was like a second father.
[ Always Around Desert Did Door Famous Father Fun Great Grow Had Him His Impress Kid Mcqueen Motorcycles Movie Next Out Riding Second Star Steve Sundays Take Time Up Us Very Would]
I wanted to make a movie, because the whole life of the movies appealed to me. You work hard for three or four months, then you don't work at all for a couple of months.
[ Appealed Because Couple Four Hard Life Make Months Movie Movies Then Three Wanted Whole Work]
I mean, movies are like your kids or your fingers and toes or something, it's pretty hard to pick favorites.
[ Favorites Fingers Hard Kids Mean Movies Pick Pretty Something Toes Your]
The movies I've made at a certain time of my life were exactly right for the stage of my life, the frame of mind I was in at the time. Each character I've had to play has been me in that time in my life.
[ Been Certain Character Each Exactly Frame Had Life Made Mind Movies Play Right Stage Time Were]
A movie star is not an artist, he is an art object.
[ Art Artist Movie Object Star]
It was exactly the same on the South Park movie really too. There's lots of violence in that too, but it always came down to anything sexual... They don't care about anything else.
[ Always Anything Came Care Down Else Exactly Lots Movie Park Really Same Sexual South Too Violence]
Good directing is about getting the performance to be just what's right for the movie.
[ Directing Getting Good Just Movie Performance Right]
When they watch a movie and they know that you're in a relationship, you just kind of watch that constantly.
[ Constantly Just Kind Know Movie Relationship Watch]
I am in Toronto, shooting a movie for NBC.
[ Am Movie Nbc Shooting Toronto]
I make two movies a year to take care of the butcher and the baker and the school fees. Then I try to write, but it's not that easy. Acting is what's easy.
[ Acting Baker Butcher Care Easy Fees Make Movies School Take Then Try Two Write Year]
I always tell people that to be the funny person in a Steve Martin movie is like getting a call that Keith Moon wants you to play drums on his record. He should be playing drums on his record.
[ Always Call Drums Funny Getting His Keith Martin Moon Movie Person Play Playing Record Should Steve Tell Wants]
I haven't deliberately set out to play the blonde bombshell in my movies. In fact, it's probably been quite the opposite. After the success of The Mask, I wasn't offered all that many blonde bombshell parts, to be honest. I think people believed from the beginning that I could actually walk and talk at the same time.
[ Actually After Been Beginning Believed Blonde Could Deliberately Fact Haven Honest Many Mask Movies Offered Opposite Out Parts Play Probably Quite Same Set Success Talk Think Time Walk]
Hollywood executives believe that money is both the be-all and end-all to the moviemaking process.
[ Be-All Believe Both End-All Executives Hollywood Money Moviemaking Process]
My wife says that stage acting is like being on a tightrope with no net, and being in the movies, there is a net - because you stop and go over it again. It's very technical and mechanical. On stage you're on your own.
[ Acting Again Because Being Go Mechanical Movies Net Over Own Says Stage Stop Technical Tightrope Very Wife Your]
I think, unfortunately or fortunately, the reality of Hollywood is that if your movie makes money, they'll make another one.
[ Another Fortunately Hollywood Make Makes Money Movie Reality Think Unfortunately Your]
Hollywood has the idea that movies have to be dumb. But especially movies for or about teenagers have to be really dumb!
[ Dumb Especially Hollywood Idea Movies Really Teenagers]
People realize that Salieri is not the man we saw in the Amadeus movie. That man had no talent. It was a great movie, but the Salieri character was a big fiction.
[ Amadeus Big Character Fiction Great Had Man Movie Realize Salieri Saw Talent]
Star Wars, the original movie, was all the various old genre of pictures: the swashbucklers, the war movies, all those things were put n there in a different look.
[ Different Genre Look Movie Movies Old Original Pictures Put Star Things Those Various War Wars Were]
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.
[ Actor Any Comfortable Contrary Feels Film Movies Must Narcissistic Normal Only Opinion Own Problem Spectators Themselves Think Very Watch Watching Your Yourself]
The desire to move into a bigger house, to avoid living AIDS daily, and a dream to be accepted by a community and school, became possible and a reality with a movie about my life, The Ryan White Story.
[ Accepted Aids Avoid Became Bigger Community Daily Desire Dream House Into Life Living Move Movie Possible Reality Ryan School Story White]
What use is there for a biography of myself? I'm just a movie actor.
[ Actor Biography Just Movie Myself Use]
The thing about the UK is we don't really make that many great movies.
[ Great Make Many Movies Really Thing Uk]
The Manchurian Candidate was the most important movie I was in, let's face it.
[ Candidate Face Important Most Movie]
It can have an enormous effect because big budget movies can have big budget perks, and small budget movies have no perks, but what is the driving force, of course, is the script, and your part in it.
[ Because Big Budget Course Driving Effect Enormous Force Movies Part Perks Script Small Your]
I make movies for money, exclusively for money.
[ Exclusively Make Money Movies]
The point is to expand the scope of what a movie can possibly mean or be, to get people involved because they're artistic or understand the point of the material, not just because they fit a certain bill aesthetically.
[ Aesthetically Artistic Because Bill Certain Expand Fit Get Involved Just Material Mean Movie Point Possibly Scope Understand]
You'd have to have one hell of an imagination to completely make up a story, but historians are very anal about what they think should be portrayed on screen. Thankfully they don't make movies; we do.
[ Completely Hell Historians Imagination Make Movies Portrayed Screen Should Story Thankfully Think Up Very]
I dyed my hair blonde in that movie, so my head doesn't match my grill.
[ Blonde Dyed Grill Hair Head Match Movie]
I think you kind of hope for people to gush over movies, but I think the opposite way is great sometimes, too. I'd rather have a movie that you're angry about and that you're talking about the next day, than something you forget about when the popcorn goes into the trash.
[ Angry Day Forget Goes Great Gush Hope Into Kind Movie Movies Next Opposite Over Popcorn Rather Something Sometimes Talking Than Think Too Trash Way]
I still that that movie-goers like the experience of leaving their homes and going to have a communal experience, especially in comedies or interactive things where you can get an audience reaction to.
[ Audience Comedies Communal Especially Experience Get Going Homes Interactive Leaving Reaction Still Their Things Where]
The left-leaning thinking that dominates the movie business follows a common liberal instinct to deny the spiritual dimension to every problem, thereby profoundly compounding the difficulties.
[ Business Common Compounding Deny Difficulties Dimension Dominates Every Follows Instinct Liberal Movie Problem Profoundly Spiritual Thereby Thinking]
Now, being on the cover of Vanity Fair is as important as being in great movies. The lines are very, very blurred.
[ Being Blurred Cover Fair Great Important Lines Movies Now Vanity Very]
You take somebody that cries their goddam eyes out over phoney stuff in the movies, and nine times out of ten they're mean bastards at heart.
[ Bastards Cries Eyes Goddam Heart Mean Movies Nine Out Over Phoney Somebody Stuff Take Ten Their Times]
The process of making a movie has expanded in terms of effort and time for the director, doing commentaries for the DVD for example, finishing deleted scenes so they could be on the DVD, and doing things like a web blog.
[ Blog Commentaries Could Deleted Director Doing Dvd Effort Example Expanded Finishing Making Movie Process Scenes Terms Things Time Web]
Yes, it's a prequel. It tells the story about how the girls were born with superpowers, but they weren't necessarily heroes at the beginning of this movie, so the movie is about the events that happen in their life to make them decide to be heroes.
[ Beginning Born Decide Events Girls Happen Heroes How Life Make Movie Necessarily Prequel Story Superpowers Tells Their Them Were Weren Yes]
I open myself up every time I walk on screen and give you everything that I am. There are parts of me that are in every movie that I've done. That to me is what my job is.
[ Am Done Every Everything Give Job Movie Myself Open Parts Screen Time Up Walk]
That's a traditional Samoan dance. I was lucky that I was able to fly my cousins, who are professional dancers, up from Hawaii and they were able to be in the movie with me. We had a great time.
[ Able Cousins Dance Dancers Fly Great Had Hawaii Lucky Movie Professional Time Traditional Up Were]
I'll look at the script and I'll try to find as many books, movies, and pieces of music that I think are going to feed each scene or the character as a whole.
[ Books Character Each Feed Find Going Look Many Movies Music Pieces Scene Script Think Try Whole]
It's something I never dreamed I'd be doing, making movies.
[ Doing Dreamed Making Movies Never Something]
I thought it would be a lot of fun and I wasn't going to do the movie without Johnny. The studio suggested a couple people, and I'd never met Johnny, but I thought we'd be a perfect team for this movie because we're both a little bit unpredictable.
[ Because Bit Both Couple Fun Going Johnny Little Lot Met Movie Never Perfect Studio Suggested Team Thought Unpredictable Without Would]
I was as content Off-Broadway as I was in a big Hollywood movie, and, I just try to be content wherever I am, you know.
[ Am Big Content Hollywood Just Know Movie Try Wherever]
I never want to become arrogant and think I've made a flawless movie.
[ Arrogant Become Flawless Made Movie Never Think Want]
Some people had fathers who were bankers or farmers, my father made films, that's how I saw it. As for the movie stars, they were just around, some of them were friends, others weren't, it was all just a part of my everyday life.
[ Around Bankers Everyday Farmers Father Fathers Films Friends Had How Just Life Made Movie Others Part Saw Some Stars Them Were Weren]
I want to keep doing different things. I'd like to do a more personal, dramatic movie next, I think. But as long as it's about characters and good writing and good parts for actors, that's what's important.
[ Actors Characters Different Doing Dramatic Good Important Keep Long More Movie Next Parts Personal Things Think Want Writing]
I want to make movies that people talk about when they leave the theater, that aren't clear-cut, but effective and fulfilling in some sense.
[ Clear-Cut Effective Fulfilling Leave Make Movies Sense Some Talk Theater Want]
I think you get out of film school what you put into it. If you don't care about making movies, film school will do you no good.
[ Care Film Get Good Into Making Movies Out Put School Think Will]
Movies are usually difficult, often insane, constantly challenging and always strangely amusing to make.
[ Always Amusing Challenging Constantly Difficult Insane Make Movies Often Strangely Usually]
It was really an experience, being my first time directing a movie. The scenes that I was in, Brooke really directed me all the time. And the scenes that both of us were in, Brooke directed those. Come to think of it, Brooke directed most of the scenes.
[ Being Both Brooke Come Directed Directing Experience First Most Movie Really Scenes Think Those Time Us Were]
Yet I never want to make a movie purely for the money.
[ Make Money Movie Never Purely Want Yet]
Now I'm a painter. That was another opportunity I was able to pursue, I've been painting all my life, now it's become a second career because of my success in the movies.
[ Able Another Because Become Been Career Life Movies Now Opportunity Painter Painting Pursue Second Success]
I never wondered whether I should be a stage actress or a movie actress.
[ Actress Movie Never Should Stage Whether Wondered]
You know, I never expected to enter the movie business.
[ Business Enter Expected Know Movie Never]
If you think of movie studio executives, say, as society, then I root for the independent producers.
[ Executives Independent Movie Producers Root Say Society Studio Then Think]
The Bollywood distribution system is so corrupt that they have trouble making money off movies. So they sell shoes that an actress stepped in. If they turned up the amps some, maybe they could sell the actresses.
[ Actress Actresses Amps Corrupt Could Distribution Making Maybe Money Movies Off Sell Shoes Some Stepped System Trouble Turned Up]
If movies are set in New York, they really should be shot in New York.
[ Movies New Really Set Shot Should York]
They can't make any of these talented young actors Fletch. You might as well make a movie called Chevy Chase.
[ Actors Any Called Chase Chevy Make Might Movie Talented These Well Young]
I'm not really into movies on dates because you can't chat it up.
[ Because Chat Dates Into Movies Really Up]
I got a script sent to me at this office and I got a call from a woman - Universal's doing a snowboarding movie. I'm not in it yet, but I'm supposed to meet with the director in New York soon. I'm waiting to hear back from them.
[ Back Call Director Doing Got Hear Meet Movie New Office Script Sent Snowboarding Soon Supposed Them Universal Waiting Woman Yet York]
Sometimes I only hope to make a good popcorn movie.
[ Good Hope Make Movie Only Popcorn Sometimes]
I prefer to commit 100 per cent to a movie and make fewer films, because it takes over your life.
[ Because Cent Commit Fewer Films Life Make Movie Over Per Prefer Takes Your]
Westerns was why I got into the business. I grew up on a small farm in California and all I ever wanted to do was to play gangsters and cowboys in movies.
[ Business California Cowboys Ever Farm Gangsters Got Grew Into Movies Play Small Up Wanted Westerns Why]
Bernard Herrmann used to write all his scores by himself. So did Bach, Beethoven and Stravinsky. I don't understand why this happens in the movie industry.
[ Bach Beethoven Bernard Did Happens Himself His Industry Movie Scores Stravinsky Understand Used Why Write]
I never go outside unless I look like Joan Crawford the movie star. If you want to see the girl next door, go next door.
[ Crawford Door Girl Go Joan Look Movie Never Next Outside See Star Unless Want]
Movies like that aren't about the visual effects and explosions. They're human stories about family, about life, about death.
[ Death Effects Explosions Family Human Life Movies Stories Visual]
As for Tenacious D, of course it could work as a full length movie; all it requires is a great writer and great director with an ability to think outside of conventional film comedy.
[ Ability Comedy Conventional Could Course Director Film Full Great Length Movie Outside Requires Tenacious Think Work Writer]
Number one is that it just scares people! Your hair is standing up on your arms, or at least that there's a few moments when you're jumping. That's what makes it a good horror movie.
[ Arms Few Good Hair Horror Jumping Just Least Makes Moments Movie Number Scares Standing Up Your]
I did 14 movies in six years, I had a cartoon TV show, and I don't want to do that again. I just want to make unique pieces of art. That's why I quit everything when I was 14 and sat around for eight years before I did another movie.
[ Again Another Around Art Before Cartoon Did Eight Everything Had Just Make Movie Movies Pieces Quit Sat Show Six Tv Unique Want Why Years]
They did offer me a chance of being a V in the crowd, but it's not my scene. I think they just thought it would be fun for me to do that, but I don't know. I heard that Stan Lee appears in every movie of his.
[ Appears Being Chance Crowd Did Every Fun Heard His Just Know Lee Movie Offer Scene Stan Think Thought Would]
It's the formulaic studio movies the make money, and when they do, the actors in them are automatically movie stars.
[ Actors Automatically Formulaic Make Money Movie Movies Stars Studio Them]
I think that I used to love Hollywood movies. I remember great phases and moments. But, unfortunately, now is not the moment.
[ Great Hollywood Love Moment Moments Movies Now Phases Remember Think Unfortunately Used]
The highest grossing films have great, moral messages - not dirty, base themes, so we're trying to get producers to make more of the uplifting movies.
[ Base Dirty Films Get Great Highest Make Messages Moral More Movies Producers Themes Trying Uplifting]
I was never a true journalist, I was a movie critic.
[ Critic Journalist Movie Never True]
And I had a big opportunity with Richard Brooks, The Professionals, which is really a magnificent movie.
[ Big Brooks Had Magnificent Movie Opportunity Professionals Really Richard Which]
I love animals and I love to see movies with animals that are done respectfully, you know?
[ Animals Done Know Love Movies Respectfully See]
It's not a monster movie. It's a supernatural thriller.
[ Monster Movie Supernatural Thriller]
A movie is not a book. If the source material is a book, you cannot be too respectful of the book. All you owe to the book is the spirit.
[ Book Cannot Material Movie Owe Respectful Source Spirit Too]
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.
[ 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 would rather not know about how one gets parts in movies these days.
[ Days Gets How Know Movies Parts Rather These Would]
Every time I do a movie, I think it's going to be a huge hit.
[ Every Going Hit Huge Movie Think Time]
I haven't sold to the movies. In other words, I haven't gotten any enormous checks yet.
[ Any Checks Enormous Gotten Haven Movies Other Sold Words Yet]
It's something that was very interesting to me to be a part of and all of them again because of the relationship. Some of the superhero movies are better than others.
[ Again Because Better Interesting Movies Others Part Relationship Some Something Superhero Than Them Very]
At that point, the movie was called Wild Force. Everything fell apart, eventually - our financing completely fell apart - and we were never able to make that film.
[ Able Apart Called Completely Eventually Everything Fell Film Financing Force Make Movie Never Our Point Were Wild]