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I was obsessed with romance. When I was in high school, I saw 'Doctor Zhivago' every day from the day it opened until the day it left the theater.
And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble.
Movies are not scripts - movies are films; they're not books, they're not the theatre.
I just like movies that somehow expose the world in a way that's different than you imagine it.
I've always been an animal lover. I've grown up with dogs my whole life. I think that is what helped me get the role on 'Lassie', I was comfortable around the dog, where many of the kids were afraid or intimidated by Lassie.
Sometimes in movies, I still have to be the hero, but it's not all that important to me anymore.
Nobody makes movies bad on purpose.
'Home Alone' was a movie, not an alibi.
It couldn't sound like a dog, because K9 isn't a dog, but I made it sound as mechanical as possible.
We are the movies and the movies are us.
Everything I learned I learned from the movies.
Some of my foster families used to send me to the movies to get me out of the house and there I'd sit all day and way into the night. Up in front, there with the screen so big, a little kid all alone, and I loved it. I loved anything that moved up there and I didn't miss anything that happened and there was no popcorn either.
My skin is hard when it comes to my music. But with my movies, I'm still a virgin in a lot of ways. I'm not used to being shot down for no reason.
I think with movies I am really connecting to the Joseph Campbell idea of the collective unconscious.
Over the years all these vampire movies have come out and nobody looks like a vampire anymore.
There's a lot of great movies that have won the Academy Award, and a lot of great movies that haven't. You just do the best you can.
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.
Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. You cannot be honest without admitting that its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
One of my movies was called 'True Lies.' It's what the Democrats should have called their convention.
Minimalism seems closest to the sophisticated storytelling of movies. Movies have really educated contemporary audiences to be the most intelligent, sophisticated audiences in history. We don't any longer need to have the relationship between one scene and the next explained. We will figure it out ourselves.
And I believe that you never be limited in what you do, so I like to do movies, I like to do television.
Movies are all about plot. Theater, even if it's story heavy, it's about ideas.
Theater has to resonate in your heart in a way that movies don't.
I was striving to be the most muscular man, and it got me into the movies. It got me everything that I have.
I love the movies, and when I go to see a movie that's been made from one of my books, I know that it isn't going to be exactly like my novel because a lot of other people have interpreted it. But I also know it has an idea that I'll like because that idea occurred to me, and I spent a year, or a year and a half of my life working on it.
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