Quotations on Movies
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I love doing normal things - movies, shopping, going out with friends, writing, reading, taking hot bubble baths - that's a big one for relaxation. I also love to go to art and history museums.
- Christina Aguilera
(Keywords: Art, History, Love, Movies, Friends, Museums, Reading, Relaxation, Writing)
You got to be pretty thin to be in the movies, or it helps. I would actually love to do it.
- Gregg Allman
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Pretty)
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.
- Pedro Almodovar
(Keywords: Life, Movies, Colors, Emotion, Want)
Today's cinema is a global art form, it is impossible to make movies for a market the size of France, representing no more than 4% of the world's total.
- Jean-Jacques Annaud
(Keywords: Art, Movies, Cinema, France, Today, World)
I've always loved movies, art and clothes.
- Colleen Atwood
(Keywords: Art, Movies, Clothes)
Oh, I was completely hooked on movies and plays and theater from the time I was a day old - I was very, very early on in love with movies and I loved plays.
- Bob Balaban
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Time, Day, Old, Theater)
There are people who would rather choke than go see my movies. They write me letters all the time.
- Alec Baldwin
(Keywords: Time, Movies, People, Letters)
There are movies that require fantasy and slightly more fantastical acting. Lines that are good for certain movies, in real life circumstances, would be absolutely unbelievable things to really say, and you would look at these people like they're freaks for conversing that way. But somehow for certain styles of movies, it works, and it seems fine.
- Christian Bale
(Keywords: Life, Movies, People, Acting, Circumstances, Fantasy)
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.
- Christian Bale
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Being, Entertainment)
Now, there are so many movies, so many festivals, and so many awards going on, each judged with each other, like your work is worse than others and that's not fair. How can you tell what's best and what's worst from these awards? We're talking about art.
- Javier Bardem
(Keywords: Art, Work, Movies, Awards, Now, Talking)
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.
- Lionel Barrymore
(Keywords: Age, Movies, Insincerity, Misfortune)
I've had some of the best craft services on independent movies, actually, because they get more creative, generally, with a smaller budget. The work is still the same. I didn't really notice the difference other than I was getting dressed behind a curtain, basically.
- Jennifer Beals
(Keywords: Work, Movies, Difference)
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.
- Warren Beatty
(Keywords: Work, Movies, Past, Right)
Sometimes it's more difficult to exist as a female lead, especially in action movies because all those men are around you. They take so much place.
- Monica Bellucci
(Keywords: Men, Movies, Action)
Nobody seems to know yet how television is going to affect the radio, movies, love, housekeeping or the church, but it has definitely revived vaudeville.
- Edgar Bergen
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Church, Housekeeping, Television)
If you really want to be competitive in today's market you have to be in movies that make money.
- Halle Berry
(Keywords: Money, Movies, Today, Want)
In LA I was watching At the Movies with Ebert and Roper, it was, nice to see them differentiate between the subject matter and the art form of making the film, and they both gave it thumbs up, and I was kind of pleased at their honesty as far as reviewers go.
- Michael Berryman
(Keywords: Art, Movies, Honesty, Film)
I think that I used to love Hollywood movies. I remember great phases and moments. But, unfortunately, now is not the moment.
- Bernardo Bertolucci
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Hollywood, Moments, Now)
If there's specific resistance to women making movies, I just choose to ignore that as an obstacle for two reasons: I can't change my gender, and I refuse to stop making movies.
- Kathryn Bigelow
(Keywords: Change, Movies, Women, Gender)
Movies are open doors, and at every door, I change character and life.
- Juliette Binoche
(Keywords: Change, Life, Movies, Character, Open)
Movies like that aren't about the visual effects and explosions. They're human stories about family, about life, about death.
- Orlando Bloom
(Keywords: Death, Movies, Family, Life)
The truth is - I found myself doing these huge action-adventure movies, and um, and which are cool man. And I really love doing them. And thankfully I haven't had too much dialogue, because if I had I would have really made a mess of it. You know what I mean?
- Orlando Bloom
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Truth, Action, Man)
Lord of the Rings was my first experience making movies and at the time, I had no ideas how movies were done. I thought that's the way they're done, so in a way, I had nothing to compare it to.
- Orlando Bloom
(Keywords: Experience, Movies, Time, Thought, Ideas, First, Nothing)
With movies, you are always in search is a good story, one that everyone will relate to and love. I love finding those stories and creating a visual world to tell the story.
- Don Bluth
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Will, World)
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.
- Uwe Boll
(Keywords: Money, Movies, Actors, Hollywood, Now, Will)
Most people would rather stay home and watch Casablanca for the fourth time or the 10th time on Turner Classic Movies than go see Matrix 12 or whatever the hell the flavor of the month is.
- Joseph Bologna
(Keywords: Home, Movies, Time, People, Hell)
I just always had a love for television and movies.
- Bruce Boxleitner
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Television)
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.
- Bruce Boxleitner
(Keywords: War, Movies, Old)
I love huge movies. Not sure I am the guy to make them, but you can rely on me being there watching them.
- Danny Boyle
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Being)
I love turning my daughter on to old movies.
- Susie Bright
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Daughter, Old)
I actually write film music because I'm classically trained on the piano so as well as songwriting I also write actual film music that could be used for movies like war movies and love movies.
- Vanessa Brown
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Music, War, Film)
I love old movies. The '40s theatre pace is fantastic.
- Yancy Butler
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Old, Theatre)
Funny things happen to you in movies for silly reasons.
- Michael Caine
(Keywords: Funny, Movies, Silly)
I made a decision back in 1978 that, in a trade off for money when I directed Halloween, I would have my name above the title in order to basically brand these movies my own.
- John Carpenter
(Keywords: Money, Movies, Decision, Name, Order, Trade)
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.
- Jackie Chan
(Keywords: Money, Movies, Financial, Income, Nothing)
I have three daughters. I wanted them to be raised where there are real seasons and where everyone their age wasn't trying to get into movies.
- Chevy Chase
(Keywords: Age, Movies, Daughters, Seasons, Trying)
You start making movies and people start seeing when you go to places, and all of a sudden you are getting clothes for free and all of a sudden you are getting food for free.
- Morris Chestnut
(Keywords: Food, Movies, People, Clothes)
I really don't like to do back-to-back movies. I concentrate on things at home. My family and school life are important to me. I try to do one movie a year.
- Anna Chlumsky
(Keywords: Family, Life, Home, Movies, School)
Being non-commercial is never an ambition. Movies come together at different points for fortuitous reasons. You do them as you get the opportunity, as opposed to doing them when you choose to or design to.
- Ethan Coen
(Keywords: Design, Movies, Opportunity, Ambition, Being)
But movies as much as anything developed what I thought was right and wrong, what was honorable, what wasn't, what was funny what wasn't... what had some depth to it, what didn't.
- Dabney Coleman
(Keywords: Funny, Movies, Thought, Right, Wrong)
All of my books have the potential to become movies, it's just a question of finding a studio who wants to get behind me and put up the money to make the movie.
- Jackie Collins
(Keywords: Money, Movies, Books, Potential, Question)
I can't comment on any outside perception. I'm happy to come out and talk about movies that I've worked on in a setting like this. Otherwise, I have my own life that I live which is very different and private.
- Jennifer Connelly
(Keywords: Life, Movies, Perception, Talk)
In the back of your mind, when you say you want to write music for the movies, you're saying that you want a big house, a big car and a boat. If you just wanted to write music, you could live in Kansas and do it.
- Bill Conti
(Keywords: Car, Music, Movies, Mind, Saying, Want)
I like to play guitar, jam out, play the blues, go watch movies. I love movies.
- Dane Cook
(Keywords: Love, Movies, Guitar, Play)
A lot of young filmmakers bring their movies to my dad because he always gives lots of good editing ideas and notes. He'd be a good film professor.
- Sofia Coppola
(Keywords: Dad, Movies, Ideas, Film)
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?
- Kevin Costner
(Keywords: Change, Movies, Popular)
When I make a film I'm away from home for two to three months. So I want my kids to look at my films one day and say, I love his movies, I love his choices-because he loved them.
- Kevin Costner
(Keywords: Home, Love, Movies, Choices, Day, Film, Kids, Months, Want)
I enjoy sports. I get a real joy from playing sports but I don't look for those movies. Oliver Stone wanted to know if I would do Any Given Sunday and it just didn't appeal to me.
- Kevin Costner
(Keywords: Sports, Movies, Joy)
Probably having fallen in love with music and movies at a young age and then first learning about writing by kind of following the path of writers like Dave Marsh and Lester Bangs and being a rock journalist.
- Cameron Crowe
(Keywords: Age, Love, Movies, Music, Being, First, Learning, Writers, Writing)
I'm world famous, everywhere I go there are people who love me because of I've been able to bring them some joy from the movies I've made.
- Tony Curtis
(Keywords: Love, Movies, People, Famous, Joy, World)