In our film profession you may have Gable's looks, Tracy's art, Marlene's legs or Liz's violet eyes, but they don't mean a thing without that swinging thing called courage.
A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something.
Film is one of the three universal languages, the other two: mathematics and music.
I made some mistakes in drama. I thought the drama was when the actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.
Compassion is a two way street.
Whenever a situation develops to its extreme, it is bound to turn around and become its opposite.
Scriptwriting is the toughest part of the whole racket.
.. the least understood and the least noticed.
My advice to young film-makers is this: don't follow trends, start them!
I made mistakes in drama. I thought drama was when actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.