film quotes

On my fifth film, it was then that I stopped dancing.Victoria Abril

The film kept me from working as a secretary. It was a real stroke of luck. A miracle.Victoria Abril

With Kubrick and most film directors, they are in complete control, but one can influence them.Ken Adam

One thing that I think works in 'Casablanca' and which I've lectured a lot about - in terms of what I've been trying to achieve as a designer - is the film's creation of its own form of reality.Ken Adam

I probably never would have been hired on Broadway had I not moved out to L.A. and pursued acting and film, which is sad, really.Amy Adams

No place is boring, if you've had a good night's sleep and have a pocket full of unexposed film.Robert Adams

My goal has always been not to look forward to the next thing, but to relish and celebrate the successes I have at the moment. Whether it's landing a part in a student film or having a good day in acting class, I never discredit anything.Dianna Agron

I've done both theatre and film and the fact is if you start believing, if you start reading things and they're good reviews - you believe that and you're lost, and then you read bad reviews and you think that's true and you read that and you're lost.Jenny Agutter

I think that with piracy and tighter funds being around, people are realising that the game to play is to try and win people's respect with bold film making and then win a special place in people's collections, rather than just having the biggest opening weekends.Riz Ahmed

I shouldn't say this, but I always love the sidekicks. I want to do a leading-lady role in a film - absolutely. But I find that a lot of times I get attracted to the sidekick role. They stand out a little more because they're quirkier, they're funnier, they're crazier.Malin Akerman

I made the film to bring the story of Islam, the story of 700 million of people, to the West.Moustapha Akkad

I prefer film and that's what I think I'm gonna put my focus on.Sasha Alexander

I grew up loving Walter Payton. My dad used to always show us film of him.Shaun Alexander

A lot of times when I've been offered film series and stuff, if they shoot in Los Angeles, I lose interest.Karen Allen

I feel as though I would be delighted to come back into working in the film world, and working in the theater world again. I'm just gonna see what happens.Karen Allen

The secrecy thing has gotten to be more and more prevalent in films, and maybe that's good. It's nice to go see a film and not know anything about it. Sometimes I feel like we know too much about films.Karen Allen

The scariest movie I have ever seen, and my favorite horror film is, 'The Exorcist.' It is a must-see horror/thriller classic. I watch it every couple of years.Keegan Allen

The 1980s really ended for me in 1992 with the film Kika.Pedro Almodovar

The silent film has a lot of meanings. The first part of the film is comic. It represents the burlesque feel of those silent films. But I think that the second part of the film is full of tenderness and emotion.Pedro Almodovar

'Miracle at St. Anna.' I was challenged by Spike Lee. When he offered me the film, he looked me square in the eye and said, 'You start this film off and you end this film. I don't want a dry eye in the theatre. Can you pull that off?' He was dead serious.Laz Alonso