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Ivan Reitman Quotes and Sayings

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The home viewing experience is slightly different and
there's room for these kinds of extra excursions.
- Ivan Reitman

Also watching a movie on DVD is different than watching it in the theater.
- Ivan Reitman

I don't think my sense of humor has changed at all;
I was born with this,
for better or for worse.
- Ivan Reitman

I love horror and sci-fi.
- Ivan Reitman


I've always been a fan of science fiction films,
and I've never been able to put my particular spin on it.
- Ivan Reitman

I think Junior is certainly a science fiction premise as is Twins,
as is Dave, beyond Ghostbusters.
- Ivan Reitman

I call it like the domino theory of reality.
If you can go one step at a time and it seems to make sense,
you can then take your audience into an area that is relatively outlandish.
- Ivan Reitman

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I'd always been a science fiction enthusiast.
- Ivan Reitman

My first student film was Orientation,
which was basically the set-up for Animal House.
There are a couple of scenes that we later borrowed in some form.
- Ivan Reitman

Movies either work or they don't work and they're either
funny or they're not and we work very hard.
To achieve that kind of work is really kind of delicate stitching.
- Ivan Reitman

It's sort of the most important thing for acting,
is to listen to the person you're dealing with.
- Ivan Reitman

My sense is, I think it's okay for directors to do
movies that speak to other work in their career.
- Ivan Reitman

I always thought that Bill Murray was one of the great
actors that I've worked with.
And I've worked with all kinds of people who are known
primarily for their dramatic work.
- Ivan Reitman

Well, actually, I did start out in comedies.
Very, very early.
- Ivan Reitman

Then my first film was something called Cannibal Girls,
which sounds like a horror movie but was actually kind
of a goofy comedy with horror elements.
Like a horror spoof.
- Ivan Reitman

I never like to do parodies.
I never do.
It's just not my style of comedy.
- Ivan Reitman

When you have a performer as talented as Bill Murray or as Harold,
that can write as well as they can perform,
you can do a final draft on the set if you think of it that way.
- Ivan Reitman

In a comedy it helps enhance things that were already there.
- Ivan Reitman

We got some devastating reviews on Animal House at the start.
- Ivan Reitman

In many ways, I think that, while we've been remarkably violent in our media,
there's been a real schizophrenia.
In private, on the Internet, and on public-affairs shows or talk radio,
we're way more explicit than we've ever been.
- Ivan Reitman

I've always believed in populating my films with characters who we like,
who we have some warmth for, who have warmth for each other,
who we would like to hang out with, who we emulate in one way or another.
- Ivan Reitman

Everybody says how hard comedy is, but,
when it comes time to honor things, whether it's on
a weekly critical basis or whether it's award time,
at that time of the year, comedy is the poor,
dumb child of dramatic work.
- Ivan Reitman

I'm not sure I agree with the thesis,
because I think that even though something grotesque
or gross has been part of film since way back,
what we accept or what we can get away with on the screen is broader now.
- Ivan Reitman

A good actor is someone who knows how to take the part
and make it real and make it honest and be effective in it.
If it's in a funny movie and, as long as they are cast in an appropriate way,
humor will come from it.
- Ivan Reitman

I remember when first, Stripes, and then Animal House came out -
which I was really proud of,
even though it was kind of loose and quite raucous -
there were imitative movies that were not quite as good.
- Ivan Reitman

I don't think there will be another Ghostbusters.
I think we're all too old to do it.
I think we've done it a couple times and there is not
that much to get out of it,
to do that would be fresh in it.
- Ivan Reitman

It's been about 15 years, and I've never really worked
seriously in CGI and I thought that here was an opportunity
to do the kinds of things that I was not able to do on Ghostbusters.
- Ivan Reitman

I always see things that I can improve.
But frankly with Stripes, I'm surprised at how effective it is,
even today, and how vibrant that movie is and how juicy
the performances all are.
- Ivan Reitman

The ache for home lives in all of us,
the safe place where we can
go as we are and not be questioned.
- Maya Angelou PHOTO

The simplest questions are the most profound.
Where were you born?
Where is your home?
Where are you going?
What are you doing?
Think about these once in a while
and watch your answers change.
- Richard Bach PHOTO

May love and laughter light your days,
and warm your heart and home.
May good and faithful friends be yours,
wherever you may roam.
May peace and plenty bless your world
with joy that long endures.
May all life's passing seasons
bring the best to you and yours.
- Irish Blessing

We cannot defend freedom abroad by deserting it at home.
- Edward R. Murrow

Inaction breeds doubt and fear.
Action breeds confidence and courage.
If you want to conquer fear,
do not sit home and think about it.
Go out and get busy.
- Dale Carnegie

You are my home - the place to which I always return.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Any human being who is becoming independent of conditionings,
of religions, scriptures, prophets and messiahs, has arrived home.
He has found the treasure which was hidden in his own being.
- Osho

Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do...
but how much love we put in that action.
- Mother Teresa

Charity begins at home, but should not end there.
- Thomas Fuller

Home is any four walls that enclose the right person.
- Helen Rowland

The feminist movement has helped open minds and kitchens
to the notion that men can be at home on the range.
- Rene Veaux

Nothing can bring a real sense of security
into the home except true love.
- Billy Graham

A heart makes a good home for the friend.
- Yunus Emre

Home is where we feel comfortable.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you have only one smile in you,
give it to the people you love.
Don't be surly at home,
then go out in the street
and start grinning good morning
at total strangers.
- Maya Angelou

I am not quite sure where home is right now.
I do have places in London and Milan,
and a house in Spain.
I guess I would say home is where my mother is,
and she lives in Spain.
- Sarah Brightman

Home wasn't built in a day.
- Jane Sherwood Ace

Kindness goes a long ways lots of times when it ought to stay at home.
- Kin Hubbard

Better learn balance. Balance is key.
Balance good, karate good. Everything good.
Balance bad, better pack up, go home. Understand?
- Miyagi: character in the movie Karate Kid

There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.
- Jane Austen

When you finally go back to your old home,
you find it wasn't the old home you missed but your childhood.
- Sam Ewing

Seek home for rest, for home is best.
- Thomas Tusser

Decorate your home.
It gives the illusion that your life is more interesting than it really is.
- Charles M. Schulz

Home is the place we love best and grumble the most.
- Billy Sunday

You never know what events are going to transpire to get you home.
- Og Mandino

Home is one's birthplace, ratified by memory.
- Henry Anatole Grunwald

Home, nowadays, is a place where part of the family
waits till the rest of the family brings the car back.
- Earl Wilson

My Loved One
You are my ground and you are my rainbow.
You are my butterfly and you are my ecstasy.
You are the start of my journeys and always my destination.
You are my home - the place to which I always return.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

People who have good relationships at home are more
effective in the marketplace.
- Zig Ziglar

There is something permanent, and something extremely profound,
in owning a home.
- Kenny Guinn

God is at home, it's we who have gone out for a walk.
- Meister Eckhart

Home is where the heart is.
- Pliny the Elder

What can you do to promote world peace?
Go home and love your family.
- Mother Teresa

Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave,
but not our hearts.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Since I travel so much, it's always great to be home.
There's nothing like getting to raid my own refrigerator at two in the morning.
- Amy Grant

Where thou art, that is home.
- Emily Dickinson

Home is where our loved ones are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is nothing more important than a good,
safe, secure home.
- Rosalynn Carter

The home to everyone is to him his castle and fortress,
as well for his defence against injury and violence,
as for his repose.
- Edward Coke

In our home there was always prayer -
proud and unapologetic.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

Home is the place where, when you have to go there,
they have to take you in.
- Robert Frost

Run a home like you would a small business and treat
it with the same seriousness.
- Anthea Turner

The worst feeling in the world is the homesickness
that comes over a man occasionally when he is at home.
- Edgar Watson Howe

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