films quotes

I just think TV is becoming more and more interesting in a way. Films are more and more derivative, you know, whether it's 'Transformers 2' or 'Shrek 5', or it's yet another iteration of another kind of clone of something else. It's a bit depressing in a way.Joe Abercrombie

I always wanted to design for films.Ken Adam

To answer the question, though: I didn't always want to direct. I just liked the idea of it. If a friend was making a short and needed someone who knew screen direction, I would jump in. It would be horrible, but it led to a short, then another, and another. It was like student films.Ben Affleck

I want to be an all round entertainer, I want to act, make films, make albums, do whatever I can.Christina Aguilera

The fact is, I've been releasing records longer than I've been releasing films, or at least exactly as long.Riz Ahmed

A lot of big studio films, which are fun and great, tend to have a formula, and you've seen it before, and it's a new version of it.Malin Akerman

I don't think violence on film breeds violence in life. Violence in life breeds violence in films.Robert Aldrich

I think the people who cast films tend to think of me in regard to strong women with integrity and a lot of it has been very good.Joan Allen

I'm hard to pin down. I tend to look different in films.Joan Allen

As far as acting in films, there is not much out there that is very interesting to do. The ones that are interesting to me are independent films and they have trouble raising money. With people putting their money into blockbusters, there is not much left for the independents.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 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

I've been very blessed to work in some films that I'm very proud of.Laz Alonso

Maybe there's a chance to get back to grown-up films. Anything that uses humor and dramatic values to deal with human emotions and gets down to what people are to people.Robert Altman

I always say that I am a big fan of films but I am an even bigger fan of the filmmaking craft.Fede Alvarez

I hope to be 70 and sitting at the table with journalists, talking about my films.Elena Anaya

Independent films are where you really get to cut your teeth and have some fun and do the things that mainstream Hollywood doesn't want to do.Anthony Anderson

As I have got older and become a father, there's less and less time for films.Paul Thomas Anderson

The films that I love are very straightforward stories, like really old-fashioned stuff.Paul Thomas Anderson

I hate to look at myself in a mirror, and I never go and see films.Ursula Andress