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
The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.
- Alfred Hitchcock
A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
- Orson Welles
The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
- Will Rogers
This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country.
- Clint Eastwood
Everything makes me nervous - except making films.
- Elizabeth Taylor
A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.
- Alfred Hitchcock
A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
- Samuel Goldwyn
Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.
- Jean-Luc Godard
I never enjoyed working in a film.
- Marlene Dietrich
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
Every great film should seem new every time you see it.
- Roger Ebert
A story should have a beginning, a middle and an end, but not necessarily in that order.
- Jean-Luc Godard
I think cinema, movies, and magic have always been closely associated. The very earliest people who made film were magicians.
- Francis Ford Coppola
A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake.
- Alfred Hitchcock
A film is a petrified fountain of thought.
- Jean Cocteau
Shoot a few scenes out of focus. I want to win the foreign film award.
- Billy Wilder
Even if I set out to make a film about a fillet of sole, it would be about me.
- Federico Fellini
Most of us do not consciously look at movies.
- Roger Ebert
The movies we love and admire are to some extent a function of who we are when we see them.
- Mary Schmich
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
- Mary Pickford
Film lovers are sick people.
- Francois Truffaut
And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble.
- Douglas Sirk
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
I make movies I want to see.
- Neil LaBute
Movies are something people see all over the world because there is a certain need for it.
- Wim Wenders
Movies are an art form that is very available to the masses.
- Richard King
When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
- Sydney Pollack
Movies are a complicated collision of literature, theatre, music and all the visual arts.
- Yahoo Serious
Nobody makes movies bad on purpose.
- Roland Emmerich
We are the movies and the movies are us.
- David Ansen
Everything I learned I learned from the movies.
- Audrey Hepburn
I never expected anyone to take care of me, but in my wildest dreams and juvenile yearnings, I wanted the house with the picket fence from June Allyson movies. I knew that was yearning like one yearns to fly.
- Maya Angelou
I think with movies I am really connecting to the Joseph Campbell idea of the collective unconscious.
- Will Smith
Over the years all these vampire movies have come out and nobody looks like a vampire anymore.
- Johnny Depp
Movies are a fad. Audiences really want to see live actors on a stage.
- Charlie Chaplin
And I believe that you never be limited in what you do, so I like to do movies, I like to do television.
- Harvey Fierstein
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
When I was a boy, I always saw myself as a hero in comic books and in movies. I grew up believing this dream.
- Elvis Presley
I wanted to do another movie that could make us laugh and cry and feel good about the world. I wanted to do something else that could make us smile. This is a time when we need to smile more and Hollywood movies are supposed to do that for people in difficult times.
- Steven Spielberg
By going to the movies, and because of other things, too, going to college, making a wide variety of friends, moving around traveling, I became a lot more open-minded than the heritage I was born into might have suggested.
- Roger Ebert
Too much TV hurts movies.
- Elvis Presley
In the movies, the writer is just the servant, the employee.
- Salman Rushdie
The next thing I knew, I was out of the service and making movies again. My first picture was called, GI Blues. I thought I was still in the army.
- Elvis Presley
I am in so many movies that are on TV at 2:00 a.m. that people think I am dead.
- Michael Caine
There are a lot of movies that are unbelievable successes that I would be mortified to be a part of.
- Jennifer Aniston
Later on they send me to Hollywood. To make movies. It was all new to me. I was only 21 years old.
- Elvis Presley
Even in India the Hindi film industry might be the best known but there are movies made in other regional languages in India, be it Tamil or Bengali. Those experiences too are different from the ones in Bombay.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
I think less is more when it comes to kissing in the movies.
- Julia Roberts
Those movies sure got me into a rut.
- Elvis Presley
Some mornings you wake up and think, gee I look handsome today. Other days I think, what am I doing in the movies? I wanna go back to Ireland and drive a forklift.
- Liam Neeson
I still like the run and gun action movies and how truly dangerous it can be to make these films.
- Megan Fox
I think movies are too long.
- Michael Moore
I respect the fact that people have worked hard all week and want to go to the movies on the weekend and be entertained.
- Michael Moore
I go to the movies a lot, and I regret when I see some actor that I used to like, to find them offering no more surprises.
- Catherine Deneuve
I spent a long time working in the movies to figure out that kind of acting and also how to write and produce for the screen.
- Denis Leary
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