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A director makes only one movie in his life. Then he breaks it into pieces and makes it again.
Jean Renoir
A film is a petrified fountain of thought.
Jean Cocteau
A movie camera is like having someone you have a crush on watching you from afar - you pretend it's not there.
Tom Stoppard
A movie is not a book. If the source material is a book, you cannot be too respectful of the book. All you owe to the book is the spirit.
Graham Greene
A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
Samuel Goldwyn
Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation.
Walt Disney
Everything makes me nervous - except making films.
Elizabeth Taylor
Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.
Ingrid Bergman
Film is one of the three universal languages, the other two: mathematics and music
Frank Capra
Film music should have the same relationship to the film drama that somebody's piano playing in my living room has to the book I am reading
Igor Stravinsky
Heigh ho, heigh ho! / It's off to work we go.
Walt Disney
I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.
Bette Davis
I watched Titanic when I got back home from the hospital, and cried. I knew that my IQ had been damaged.
Stephen King
If my film makes one more person miserable, I've done my job
Woody Allen
It took only 50 years for movies to go from silent to unspeakable.
Doug Larson
It's a fine motion picture up to the point where God finishes and the script writer takes over.
Will Rogers
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
Walt Disney
My advice to young film-makers is this: Don't follow trends, Start them!
Frank Capra
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.
Will Smith
No form of art goes beyond ordinary consciousness as film does, straight to our emotions, deep into the twilight of the soul
Ingrid Bergman
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