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I think in art, but especially in films, people are trying to confirm their own existences.
Right now I think censorship is necessary; the things they're doing and saying in films right now just shouldn't be allowed. There's no dignity anymore and I think that's very important.
I have a love interest in every one of my films: a gun.
Everybody thinks making films back to back is a big deal but they did it all the time in the old days.
If I didn't have my films as an outlet for all the different sides of me, I would probably be locked up.
If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
I'd like to believe that the people that have supported me in my work or identified with me in films, the people that feel they know me, they do and they don't have misconceptions - they understand. I believe that.
Everything makes me nervous - except making films.
If my films make one more person miserable, I'll feel I have done my job.
When people ask me if I went to film school I tell them, 'no, I went to films.'
If you want to know all about Andy Warhol, just look at the surface of my paintings and films and me, and there I am. There's nothing behind it.
I made so many films which were more important, but the only one people ever want to talk about is that one with Bogart.
Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director.
My friend James Cameron and I made three films together - True Lies, The Terminator and Terminator 2. Of course, that was during his early, low-budget, art-house period.
A lot of the films I've made probably could have worked just as well 50 years ago, and that's just because I have a lot of old-fashion values.
I wish I could do a lot of things different. I'm not going to tell you what they are, but if I had a list of all my films right now, I'd go, 'Okay, I'll cross that one out and cross that one out and cross that one out and cross that one out.' Really. But I've made over 40 films. How can I not have some losers in there?
Life is very, very complicated, and so films should be allowed to be, too.
The only way to get rid of my fears is to make films about them.
In films murders are always very clean. I show how difficult it is and what a messy thing it is to kill a man.
A lot of people want to make films and do photography and things, but I'm quite happy doing what I'm doing.
Nothing's really changed since the Harry Potter films came along.
I want to take a few years out, maybe make a couple of more films or whatever.
I don't like to label films with a genre.
I like all films whether it's dark or light, love, hate, whatever it is, I enjoy it.
What critics call dirty in our pictures, they call lusty in foreign films.
Learning to make films is very easy. Learning what to make films about is very hard.
In our increasingly secular society, with so many disparate gods and different faiths, superhero films present a unique canvas upon which our shared hopes, dreams and apocalyptic nightmares can be projected and played out.
Generally speaking I would say I enjoy the smaller films more because there's a less sense of pressure and often the material is more unusual.
There are only 24 hours in a day, and my top priority is working on my films, but I love short film experiments.
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