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    Walt Disney

    Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.

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    Federico Fellini

    Even if I set out to make a film about a fillet of sole, it would be about me.

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    Oliver Stone

    There's an electrical thing about movies.

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    Jerry Orbach

    'Home Alone' was a movie, not an alibi.

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    Neil LaBute

    I make movies I want to see.

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    Francois Truffaut

    Film lovers are sick people.

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    George Lucas

    The secret to film is that it's an illusion.

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    Francis Ford Coppola

    I think cinema, movies, and magic have always been closely associated. The very earliest people who made film were magicians.

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    Oskar Werner

    I'm married to the theater but my mistress is the films.

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    Jean-Luc Godard

    A story should have a beginning, a middle and an end, but not necessarily in that order.

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    Samuel Goldwyn

    Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?

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    Marlene Dietrich

    I never enjoyed working in a film.

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    Bette Davis

    I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.

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    Steve Martin

    You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies.

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    Jim Morrison

    Film spectators are quiet vampires.

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    Martin Scorsese

    Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.

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    Roger Ebert

    Most of us do not consciously look at movies.

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    Alfred Hitchcock

    A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.

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    Will Rogers

    The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.

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    Roland Emmerich

    Nobody makes movies bad on purpose.

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    Samuel Goldwyn

    Give me a couple of years, and I'll make that actress an overnight success.

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    Orson Welles

    A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.

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    Mary Schmich

    The movies we love and admire are to some extent a function of who we are when we see them.

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    Will Estes

    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.

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    Dario Argento

    If you don't like my movies, don't watch them.

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    John Leeson

    It couldn't sound like a dog, because K9 isn't a dog, but I made it sound as mechanical as possible.

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    Nicolas Roeg

    Movies are not scripts - movies are films; they're not books, they're not the theatre.

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    Tim Burton

    Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me.

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    Christina Aguilera

    So, where's the Cannes Film Festival being held this year?

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    Alex Winter

    I just like movies that somehow expose the world in a way that's different than you imagine it.

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    Roger Ebert

    Every great film should seem new every time you see it.

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    David Ansen

    We are the movies and the movies are us.

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    Mary Schmich

    You can map your life through your favorite movies, and no two people's maps will be the same.

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    Samuel Goldwyn

    A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.

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    Jean-Luc Godard

    I don't think you should feel about a film. You should feel about a woman, not a movie. You can't kiss a movie.

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    Sandra Bullock

    Everyone told me to pass on Speed because it was a 'bus movie.'

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    Alfred Hitchcock

    A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake.

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    John Hughes

    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.

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    Douglas Sirk

    And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble.

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    Richard King

    Movies are an art form that is very available to the masses.

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    Sydney Pollack

    Every single art form is involved in film, in a way.

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    Clint Eastwood

    This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country.

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    Mary Pickford

    Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.

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    John Milius

    Everybody's a filmmaker today.

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    Johnny Depp

    Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic.

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    Jean-Luc Godard

    Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.

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    Sydney Pollack

    When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.

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    Tim Roth

    You read a script and its based on 'Reservoir Dogs' and 'Pulp Fiction', and it goes right in the bin.

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    Alfred Hitchcock

    The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.

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    Pauline Kael

    Citizen Kane is perhaps the one American talking picture that seems as fresh now as the day it opened. It may seem even fresher.

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    Jean Cocteau

    A film is a petrified fountain of thought.

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    Wim Wenders

    Movies are something people see all over the world because there is a certain need for it.

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    Dennis Quaid

    Sometimes in movies, I still have to be the hero, but it's not all that important to me anymore.

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    Billy Wilder

    Shoot a few scenes out of focus. I want to win the foreign film award.

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    Yahoo Serious

    Movies are a complicated collision of literature, theatre, music and all the visual arts.

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    Will Rogers

    There's only one thing that can kill the movies, and that's education.

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    Andy Warhol

    It's the movies that have really been running things in America ever since they were invented. They show you what to do, how to do it, when to do it, how to feel about it, and how to look how you feel about it.

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    Woody Allen

    If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.

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    Elizabeth Taylor

    Everything makes me nervous - except making films.

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    Stanley Kubrick

    A film is - or should be - more like music than like fiction. It should be a progression of moods and feelings. The theme, what's behind the emotion, the meaning, all that comes later.

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