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movies quotes (60)

So, where's the Cannes Film Festival being held this year?
Christina Aguilera   Category: Movies

If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
Woody Allen   Category: Movies

We are the movies and the movies are us.
David Ansen   Category: Movies

If you don't like my movies, don't watch them.
Dario Argento   Category: Movies

Everyone told me to pass on Speed because it was a 'bus movie.'
Sandra Bullock   Category: Movies

Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me.
Tim Burton   Category: Movies

A film is a petrified fountain of thought.
Jean Cocteau   Category: Movies

I think cinema, movies, and magic have always been closely associated. The very earliest people who made film were magicians.
Francis Ford Coppola   Category: Movies

I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.
Bette Davis   Category: Movies

Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic.
Johnny Depp   Category: Movies

I never enjoyed working in a film.
Marlene Dietrich   Category: Movies

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   Category: Movies

This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country.
Clint Eastwood   Category: Movies

Every great film should seem new every time you see it.
Roger Ebert   Category: Movies

Most of us do not consciously look at movies.
Roger Ebert   Category: Movies

Nobody makes movies bad on purpose.
Roland Emmerich   Category: Movies

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.
Will Estes   Category: Movies

Even if I set out to make a film about a fillet of sole, it would be about me.
Federico Fellini   Category: Movies

A story should have a beginning, a middle, and an end... but not necessarily in that order.
Jean-Luc Godard   Category: Movies

Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.
Jean-Luc Godard   Category: Movies

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.
Jean-Luc Godard   Category: Movies

A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
Samuel Goldwyn   Category: Movies

Give me a couple of years, and I'll make that actress an overnight success.
Samuel Goldwyn   Category: Movies

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

A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.
Alfred Hitchcock   Category: Movies

A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake.
Alfred Hitchcock   Category: Movies

The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.
Alfred Hitchcock   Category: Movies

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.
John Hughes   Category: Movies

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

Movies are an art form that is very available to the masses.
Richard King   Category: Movies

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.
Stanley Kubrick   Category: Movies

I make movies I want to see.
Neil LaBute   Category: Movies

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

The secret to film is that it's an illusion.
George Lucas   Category: Movies

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.
Steve Martin   Category: Movies

Everybody's a filmmaker today.
John Milius   Category: Movies

Film spectators are quiet vampires.
Jim Morrison   Category: Movies

'Home Alone' was a movie, not an alibi.
Jerry Orbach   Category: Movies

Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
Mary Pickford   Category: Movies

Every single art form is involved in film, in a way.
Sydney Pollack   Category: Movies

When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
Sydney Pollack   Category: Movies

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

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

The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
Will Rogers   Category: Movies

There's only one thing that can kill the movies, and that's education.
Will Rogers   Category: Movies

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

The movies we love and admire are to some extent a function of who we are when we see them.
Mary Schmich   Category: Movies

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

Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.
Martin Scorsese   Category: Movies

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

And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble.
Douglas Sirk   Category: Movies

There's an electrical thing about movies.
Oliver Stone   Category: Movies

Everything makes me nervous - except making films.
Elizabeth Taylor   Category: Movies

Film lovers are sick people.
Francois Truffaut   Category: Movies

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.
Andy Warhol   Category: Movies

A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
Orson Welles   Category: Movies

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

I'm married to the theater but my mistress is the films.
Oskar Werner   Category: Movies

Shoot a few scenes out of focus. I want to win the foreign film award.
Billy Wilder   Category: Movies

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