Television has brought back murder into the home – where it belongs.
In comic strips, the person on the left always speaks first.
In Hollywood a marriage is a success if it outlasts milk.
A government that robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
George Bernard Shaw
A James Cagney love scene is one where he lets the other guy live.
There was no "before" the beginning of our universe, because once upon a time there was no time.
John D. Barrow
Touch a scientist and you touch a child.
We are born at a given moment, in a given place and, like vintage years of wine, we have the qualities of the year and of the season of which we are born. Astrology does not lay claim to anything more.
We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.
Wernher von Braun
We seem to have a compulsion these days to bury time capsules in order to give those people living in the next century or so some idea of what we are like.
I think cinema, movies, and magic have always been closely associated. The very earliest people who made film were magicians.
Francis Ford Coppola
A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.
The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
There's an electrical thing about movies.
A film is a petrified fountain of thought.
A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.
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.
A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake.
A story should have a beginning, a middle, and an end... but not necessarily in that order.
We are the movies and the movies are us.
When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.