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There’s nothing like a good ol’ film light in a fogged up studio.
Every great film should seem new every time you see it.
I've proven that I'm not a complete failure. Every film has done well. It's like, "So, okay, when do I get my deal at Warner Bros?
It's all movies for me. And besides, when you say documentaries, in my case, in most of these cases, means "feature film" in disguise.
The films that I go to see at the cinema are not Hollywood blockbusters particularly. I've not got anything against them... I'm in them! But I don't go and spend my money on them.
[Jack Reacher] is the longest I'd ever shot anything - and let's be clear, this is my first studio feature film - so there was a huge learning curve.
On the film where I didn't get along with the director, I just decided to not speak to him.
On my fifth film, it was then that I stopped dancing.
I want to be involved in things I can be really proud of. There's a lot of bad films being made and I don't understand how they got the money for it. That said, there's a lot of bad telly, but there's also a lot of very high quality that is something I'd be much more proud of than a mediocre film.
I may not find the meaning of life in books, art and movies but I do find the meaning of my life in them.
Kristin Scott Thomas
You don't choose a film because it's made by a woman, you choose it because it's good.
Learning how to do some of the technical work on the film can be helpful too and allows you to start the film on your own. However, if you are passionate about an idea, just begin.
I wish I would have had more to do in the film. I hated to get killed so soon.
To have a film in America means precisely nothing if you don't have a distributor who stands behind it.
There is something about the Australian psyche that seems to like films that are slightly offbeat.
Paul Thomas Anderson
But I'd be lying if I didn't say that every time you go to make a film, you're desperate to either do it better than you did it last time or to not repeat yourself.
I find it rare to see truly complex portraits of women on film.
Making a film transforms your relationship to the world. And there's some sort of natural authority that builds up along the way.
I'm not a massive fan of 3D. I've seen some good 3D, and I've seen quite a lot of bad 3D. I think if a film is created for the shock effect of 3D, then it's a certain type of film that I'm not massively bothered about.
Film is not the art of scholars, but of illiterates.
What will happen if you can't say that this wasn't a film?
Film is the best way to capture an image and project that image. It just is, hands down.
Morocco: Looks better in films.
Ever since Poltergeist terrified me when I was 12, I can't watch horror films, I'm a real wuss.
As a painter you're responsible yourself, 100 percent. In film, you have the editor, the director, the other actors. It has the advantage of not being solitary.
Music films are great, but they can never compete with a live performance. Live music is what it is. It's the whole point. You experience it in the moment.
Great art direction is NOT the same thing as great film direction!
When I really love a movie, I don't want to spoil it by too frequent visits. But I like to come back to certain films, which I admire.
You'll see Dame Judi Dench in a Bond film, in Shakespeare and then starring in her own sitcom. You never see that here with Meryl Streep.
Kolkata is the relatively unexplored part of India as far as Hindi films are concerned.
I think I got people confidence because I was not looking at them like insects that I would film.
You will find hardly any improvising on camera anywhere in my films. It's very structured, but it's all worked out from elaborate improvisations over a long period, as you know.
I never rewatch the great films of my favorite directors because I'm afraid they won't hold up.
It's very hard to go to Monument Valley and not think of John Ford's films.
When I am told that I am a huge star, I accept it, knowing that success is relative - the films I do have to work.
I hope to be 70 and sitting at the table with journalists, talking about my films.
Kristin Scott Thomas
Successful films are very dangerous things.
I didn't go to film school, I went to acting school.
The tendency in the media is to portray everyone in the film industry as sex-starved creatures. Please spare us.
In terms of my own film experience, I'm definitely used to morose and very heavy, heavy dramas.
No matter what lens you use, no matter what speed the film, no matter how you develop it, no matter how you print it, you cannot say more than you can see.
Danish film is spreading in a fantastic way.
I wanted to be Anthony Hopkins and ended up being neither a film star nor having a career on the stage.
Filmmaking is exploring. Why would I want to make a film about something I already understand?
Film is an itch I have yet to scratch.
My original goal was just to do stand-up but then I became interested in films - writing a film, shooting one someday, and getting to act in them.
The whole visual language of the movie is developed way before we get to set. Especially when you're doing visual effects and you don't have a lot of money to mess around, which we didn't, you have to really preplan everything. Pretty much every shot in the film was figured out months before we got to set.
Some people make a great film and then they can't follow up.
I do want my films to have the required entertainment quotient, but I'd prefer doing films where you don't have to leave your brains behind.
Bond's introduction: "Bond. James Bond." Repeated in 17 subsequent Bond films. Number One in the Top Ten Most Famous Movie Quotes. -The Guinness Book of Film