Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Film Quotes

I hope you find great value in these Quotes about Film from my large collection of inspirational quotes and motivational sayings.

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

Related topics: Movies

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

I never enjoyed working in a film.
- Marlene Dietrich

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

 

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

A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
- Samuel Goldwyn

A film is a petrified fountain of thought.
- Jean Cocteau

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


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

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

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

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

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

When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
- Sydney Pollack

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

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

Film spectators are quiet vampires.
- Jim Morrison

Film lovers are sick people.
- Francois Truffaut

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

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.
- Ingmar Bergman

When I was five.
That's when I started to love film.
- Dario Argento

Although you have some films that are a real bummer,
there's always a film that comes up where it's just heaven.
- Terence Stamp

The adrenaline of a live performance is unlike anything in film or theater.
I can see why it's so addictive.
- Gwyneth Paltrow

On film you put all your energies into a single glance.
- Alan Rickman

In the film, I'm not very mobile, like in the space suit.
- Verne Troyer

You can't teach creativity at film school.
- Daniel Walker

I had lived in Fukuoka during the mid 1990s,
and I was a volunteer with the Fukuoka Asian Film Festival.
- John Foster

Yeah I think Pitch Black was edgy, I think that's what worked for our film.
- Radha Mitchell

Stage is the most exciting.
Film is lovely, because it's like a family.
- Julie Walters

A good opening and a good ending make for a good film
provide they come close together.
- Federico Fellini

Today you have something like A Film by Joe Harry.
That is patently asinine and ridiculous.
- Elmer Bernstein

Well, it was the beginning of my film career.
It was amazing to me that I got nominated for an Academy Award.
- Sally Kellerman

I never dreamed that shooting a film would be so hard.
There was less regulation then of child actors' hours.
Even the concept of acting confused me.
- Tatum O'Neal

A neighborhood friend showed me how it was possible
to go to a camera shop and pick up chemicals for pennies...
literally...
and develop your own film and make prints.
- Leonard Nimoy

Even though I was concentrating on that two-week period
from September 11th to September 20th,
I was seeing the policy for real, happening,
that we were talking about in the film.
- Timothy Bottoms

We are the only state that does not have a State Film
Corporation there to support the commercial industry.
- Ann Macbeth

I think when you watch the dailies, the film that you shoot every day,
you're very excited by it and very optimistic about how it's going to work.
- Joel Coen

I was influenced by European movies,
old Fellini,
old Kurosawa - any sort of foreign film.
- Ted Demme

In film, you are a totally different person than in the video.
- Aaliyah

In the 90's action pictures were all the rage.
As a woman, I was fed up with them and I initially
thought that the script was just another action film
dressed up as a period piece.
- Madeleine Stowe

I've done lots of songs for film soundtracks and things like that -
stuff I'm not ashamed of,
but that doesn't represent my legacy with the Pretenders.
- Chrissie Hynde

In my first film, Five Corners, I played a very scary,
violent crazed character, and it exposed me to a lot of directors.
- John Turturro

It certainly made a film writing career for me.
- Buck Henry

If I fail, the film industry writes me off as another statistic.
If I succeed, they pay me a million bucks to fly out to Hollywood and fart.
- George A. Romero

I like the variety.
But basically my choice of films is a small intimate film.
Quiet film, no action, just people in relationships.
That's what I like the most.
- Jerry Goldsmith

I want to be remembered for Swiss Family Robinson and Old Yeller.
I think Swiss is probably my favorite film.
- Tommy Kirk

There is a certain moment in the film when the son
is in the nursing home and he goes to the television
and turns it off because he sees himself in the image.
- Atom Egoyan

I can't do a film after having debated it.
I am unable to do a film while discussing it with my team.
I issue directives.
I do not achieve it otherwise.
- Hayao Miyazaki

When I'm shooting, really the audience I'm thinking
the hardest about is that first test screening audience
who I want to like the film and that first opening weekend audience.
- Jay Roach

In this way, some film schools can be destructive.
- Richard King

I grew up certain for a while that I was going to be an anthropologist,
until film turned my head.
- Ken Burns

It's nice to work with Hollywood because there is never
any question of resources put at your disposal to make
a film as long as it is the right thing to do.
- Neil Jordan

Everything's a risk, by the way, these days.
Every film you make is a risk.
There's no guarantee.
- Cameron Diaz

Yeah, I'd be happy to go back to Mexico or Japan to make another film.
- Alex Cox

Theater to me is acting but it's more real on film.
- Ted Shackelford

To me, length is an artificial and arbitrary factor in a film.
- Frank Darabont

For young filmmakers, Saw is a perfect film.
It doesn't cost the GNP of almost every country of the world.
- Donnie Wahlberg

The actual cheerleaders in our film are all Broadway dancers.
- Brooke Langton

There's an old saying in Hollywood: It's not the length of your film,
it's how you use it.
- Ben Stiller

The director is planning on titling the film 'Yummy
Fur' so we are probably planning on changing the title
of the book to 'Yummy Fur' to match the film.
- Chester Brown

I've always listened to a lot of film music,
actually.
- Marc Newson

Because there is actually something very interesting in Goodfellas,
how the style of the film changes as time goes by and
based on the mental state of the protagonist.
- Alex Cox

The film of tomorrow will resemble the person who made it,
and the number of spectators will be proportional to
the number of friends the director has.
- Francois Truffaut

I got five kids, and my oldest is a documentary film maker and camera man,
and still photographer.
- Beau Bridges

The very reasons sometimes that you make a film are
the reasons for its failure.
- Sydney Pollack

I've been acting for 25 years, living out of suitcases
on theater tours or film locations.
- Alfred Molina

When I see a film I've finished, it's like another person made it.
Like another mind.
- Dario Argento

Every generation deals with the breaking down of its tradition,
and I think that they rediscovered the film.
- Norman Jewison

I'd even say it's a realistic film because that's the
way it happens in our heads;
that was the idea.
- Alain Resnais

We have to do a film parody for Comic Relief.
We can't decide which film to parody at the moment.
Any ideas welcome, but not Spiderman owing to costume being too tight.
- Dawn French

It would be great to make a movie that had the style of a great '30's film.
- Laura Dern

The least consideration of any film I've ever worked
on is who is right for it.
- Kelly Lynch


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Film Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.