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You do the work and you want people to see it; but, um while I'm doing the work, the result doesn't matter at all to me. Ultimately, I don't, I don't care whether the film is - you know - some big giant box-office bonanza and I don't care if its a complete flop. To me, when a film gets made and it's actually finished it's a success. They're all a success in their own way.
The thing we call critics are not really reviewers, they are not really critics. They don't have the discipline to write what we would term as critique - it's really just reviewers. They have a common man kind of taste. If you watch them overall, they are not different from the box-office. That's my view.
I don't want to be 'box-office girl,' but I don't want to be 'that indie girl' either.
Markets work best when there's lots of information available and a historical track record to go on; they excel at predicting things like horse races, election outcomes, and box-office results. But they're bad at predicting things like who will be the next Supreme Court nominee, as that depends on the whim of the president.
I don't make movies thinking: 'Oh, this is going to be a huge box-office hit.'
Something's happened in our society which I don't think is beneficial, and that's that you see the public being fed box-office news. Newscasts now, every local station - I've been traveling around the country a lot, and you see the local news, and they give box-office reports.
I gauge success in years, not weeks. The weekend box-office approach to book launches is short sighted and encourages crappy books.
I hate how box-office failures are blamed on an actress, yet I don't see a box-office failure blamed on men.
I don't turn my nose up at anything. If it's a great part, it's a great part. I'd love to do a box-office hit.
I've never been opposed to nudity. I've been opposed to nudity for box-office draw.
I didn't think Comfort and Joy was going to be a box-office smash.
I didn't know box office was a thing you could possess but I don't have it. I go up for lovely roles and people with this nebulous thing called box office get them so there isn't much I can do about that unless you know where I can get some box-office myself!
I was slightly disheartened when three of my films didn't work at the box-office. But the silver lining is that people did appreciate my work in those films. Had my performance gone unnoticed, I would've been in big trouble then.
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