Topics - Movies


Quote 30A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.
Quote 62Everybody's a filmmaker today. - John Milius
Quote 109A film is a petrified fountain of thought. - Jean Cocteau
Quote 194Every single art form is involved in film, in a way.
Quote 304A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
Quote 459Every great film should seem new every time you see it.
Quote 475Everything makes me nervous - except making films.
Quote 699Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
Quote 825A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake.
Quote 1785Citizen Kane is perhaps the one American talking picture that seems as fresh now as the day it opened. It may seem even fresher.
Quote 2025And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble.
Quote 2643The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.
Quote 2646Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?
Quote 2899A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
Quote 2969Film lovers are sick people. - Francois Truffaut
Quote 3143Even if I set out to make a film about a fillet of sole, it would be about me.
Quote 3480A story should have a beginning, a middle, and an end... but not necessarily in that order.
Quote 3783Everyone told me to pass on Speed because it was a 'bus movie.'
Quote 4059Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.
Quote 4157Film spectators are quiet vampires. - Jim Morrison
Quote 4372Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.
Quote 4636A film is - or should be - more like music than like fiction. It should be a progression of moods and feelings. The theme, what's behin...
Quote 7891I'm married to the theater but my mistress is the films.
Quote 8130The movies we love and admire are to some extent a function of who we are when we see them.
Quote 8156When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
Quote 8158Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic.
Quote 8314I think cinema, movies, and magic have always been closely associated. The very earliest people who made film were magicians.
Quote 8468The secret to film is that it's an illusion.
Quote 8563This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country.
Quote 8986Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me.
Quote 9215There's an electrical thing about movies.
Quote 9238Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal...
Quote 9295I never enjoyed working in a film. - Marlene Dietrich
Quote 9737So, where's the Cannes Film Festival being held this year?
Quote 9812If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
Quote 10260If you don't like my movies, don't watch them.
Quote 10272Shoot a few scenes out of focus. I want to win the foreign film award.
Quote 10313Nobody makes movies bad on purpose. - Roland Emmerich
Quote 10391I make movies I want to see. - Neil LaBute
Quote 10466I was obsessed with romance. When I was in high school, I saw 'Doctor Zhivago' every day from the day it opened until the day it l...
Quote 10605Movies are an art form that is very available to the masses.
Quote 10918I just like movies that somehow expose the world in a way that's different than you imagine it.
Quote 11097It's the movies that have really been running things in America ever since they were invented. They show you what to do, how to do it, ...
Quote 11146Movies are something people see all over the world because there is a certain need for it.
Quote 11788We are the movies and the movies are us. - David Ansen
Quote 12224I've always been an animal lover. I've grown up with dogs my whole life. I think that is what helped me get the role on 'Lass...
Quote 12298I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.
Quote 12351You can map your life through your favorite movies, and no two people's maps will be the same.
Quote 12496Movies are not scripts - movies are films; they're not books, they're not the theatre.
Quote 12816Most of us do not consciously look at movies.
Quote 12898Sometimes in movies, I still have to be the hero, but it's not all that important to me anymore.
Quote 13301Give me a couple of years, and I'll make that actress an overnight success.
Quote 13357There's only one thing that can kill the movies, and that's education.
Quote 13464'Home Alone' was a movie, not an alibi.
Quote 13610You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies.
Quote 13846The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
Quote 13857It couldn't sound like a dog, because K9 isn't a dog, but I made it sound as mechanical as possible.
Quote 13881You read a script and its based on 'Reservoir Dogs' and 'Pulp Fiction', and it goes right in the bin.