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By Anonym 14 Sep

Max Von Sydow

Spielberg knows his craft so well, he can also improvise, and that is a lot of fun.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Max Von Sydow

It's important to me to work in my own language now and then. I love English, but you can never learn to master a foreign language if you're not brought up with it

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

Do it, do it, do it. And watch good actors. See what they are doing and how they are doing it. You have to practically participate, I think, in order to develop yourself.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

In a theater, the part is mine and I can control it as I want to. In the movies, I don't have direct contact, and I am fighting technical machinery

By Anonym 15 Sep

Max Von Sydow

There comes a time, thief, when the jewels cease to sparkle, when the gold loses its luster, when the throne room becomes a prison, and all that is left is a father's love for his child.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

I'm not in retirement. I just don't want to work so much, and I don't get that many offers any more.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

I'm getting too old to play some parts, but I'm still greedy

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

In this country, you have movie actors and theatre actors and television actors

By Anonym 15 Sep

Max Von Sydow

The offers I get are for grandfathers, uncles - and they often die very quickly in the script.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Max Von Sydow

I think English is a fantastic, rich and musical language, but of course your mother tongue is the most important for an actor

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

If Jesus came back today, and saw what was going on in his name, he'd never stop throwing up.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

A vacation spot out of season always has a very special magic

By Anonym 15 Sep

Max Von Sydow

The power of Christ compels you!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Max Von Sydow

The more I had to act like a saint, the more I felt like being a sinner.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

I remember those days with Bergman with great nostalgia. We were aware that the films were going to be quite important, and the work felt meaningful.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Max Von Sydow

Only very rarely are foreigners or first-generation immigrants allowed to be nice people in American films. Those with an accent are bad guys

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

I began imagining scenes in public which some drunk would come up to me and slap me in the face. Nothing like that ever happened, but I often wonder if I would have turned the other cheek

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

I just feel I shouldn't work too much, because there are so many other things to do

By Anonym 14 Sep

Max Von Sydow

Producers are not gamblers. They want a good return on their investment.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Max Von Sydow

Movies give me an opportunity to go places. I'm not only a Swede but an American, not just a man of my time, but I've been living 2,000 years ago-and not just in a new country, America, but in the Holy Land, too

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

I like to play with things a while before annihilation.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Max Von Sydow

I don't believe in devils. Indifference and misunderstandings can create evil situations. Most of the time, people who appear to be evil are really victims of evil deeds.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Max Von Sydow

Playing Christ, I began to feel shut away from the world. A newspaper became one of my biggest luxuries. I noticed that some of my close friends began treating me with reverence.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Max Von Sydow

The idea of working with Steven Spielberg was very attractive. He's such a master. He knows the language of the camera and of filmmaking, which gives him a great freedom.