Random Quotes About Movies

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  1. gwynplaine

    gwynplaine L'homme qui rit.

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    - "Kubrick is a talented s**t." Kirk Douglas.

    - "The better the villain, the better the film." Alfred Hitchcock.

    - "I want it big, Vince, Lon Chaney big." Stanley Kubrick.

    - "Anyone who hates dogs and kids can't be all bad." W. C. Fields.

    - "I find Johnny Depp very un-masculine." James Elroy.

    OK, last one.

    - " ... ". Harpo Marx.
     
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  2. gwynplaine

    gwynplaine L'homme qui rit.

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    I was thinking more in terms of quotes about movies than actual dialogue.
    But welcome to this thread anyway:woot:. And welcome to the Hype.
     
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    Maybe you could ask for a thread rename. Like random quotes about movies, or something like that.
     
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  4. gwynplaine

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    Or maybe "Crickets", since it doesn't seem to be very popular.:cwink:
    Anyway, welcome my friend and thanks for the suggestion, make yourself at home, while I start a fire and crack open a bottle.:woot:
     
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    Scorsese on movies and Hollywood:

     
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    Cool quote. I didn't know it and I like it.:up:
    Seems like Scorcese has been able to navigate that thin line between art and commerce pretty well himself.
     
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    "Every two or three years I knock off for a while. That way I'm constantly the new girl in the ****ehouse."
    Robert Mitchum.
     
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    I bleed, do you bleed!?
     
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    Like [A] suggested, "Random Quotes About Movies" would have been a more apropriate title for the thread.

    "I know I can act. There aren't too many other jobs I know how to do."
    Jack Nicholson.
     
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    "Acting is an empty and useless profession."
    Marlon Brando.
     
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    double :argh:
     
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    :up:.

    Is that a quote from Richard Burton ordering a Scotch?:woot:



    _ "There used to be a real me, but I had it surgically removed."
    Peter Sellers.
     
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    ..funny how I'm reading about Brando right now and Burton's name showed up a couple of times :oldrazz:
     
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    Sounds like a cool book.
     
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    "Now There Is So Much Expertise And Brainpower It's Hard To Be At The Cutting Edge Of What's Cool And Not Do Something That's Totally Geeky."-Darren Aronofsky

    "If It Can Be Written, Or Thought, It Can Be Filmed."- Stanley Kubrick

    "I Steal From Every Movie Ever Made."-Quentin Tarantino
     
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    ..it's called The Internet :hehe:
     
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    :awesome::up:.
     
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    Robert De Niro on acting:

    - "The whole thing is for younger people who are sexy and youthful"

    - "One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people's lives without having to pay the price."
     
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    :up:.


    - "Yeah, it's the most fun I've had, playing a role." Heath Ledger.
     
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    "Happiness is working with Jack Lemmon."
    Billy Wilder.
     
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    "Everybody in Hollywood is doing their part for the environment, even Vin Diesel who's going to change his name to Vin Ethanol."
    Bill Maher.
    :hehe:
     
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    "But at the same time, anyone who has ever been privileged to direct a film also knows that, although it can be like trying to write War and Peace in a bumper car in an amusement park, when you finally get it right, there are not many joys in life that can equal the feeling."
    Stanley Kubrick.
     
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    "A film is - or should be - more like music than like fiction. It should be a progression of moods and feelings. The theme, what's behind the emotion, the meaning, all that comes later"-Stanley Kubrick

    "Always make the audience suffer as much as possible."-Alfred Hithcock

    "But I'm not as bad as Al Pacino - he doesn't even know what month it is half the time when he's working. "-John Goodman
     
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    Bay took this to a whole different level..
     
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    :up:.
    The Goodman/Pacino one must be from when they worked together on "Sea Of Love." A very good movie.

    Lol:woot:.
     
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