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If you walk the footsteps of a stranger, you'll learn things you never knew you never knew.

— Pocahontas

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American film quote Defiance, not obedience, is the American's answer to overbearing authority.

Defiance, not obedience, is the American's answer to overbearing authority.

Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti.

American film quote I'm not interested in a realistic look - not at all, not ever. Every film should

I'm not interested in a realistic look - not at all, not ever. Every film should look the way I feel.

Carpe diem. (Seize the day.)

May the Force be with you.

I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti

American film quote What if the American people woke up and understood that the official reasons for

What if the American people woke up and understood that the official reasons for going to war are almost always based on lies and promoted by war propaganda in order to serve special interests.

In films, we are trained by the American way of moviemaking to think we must understand and 'get' everything right away. But this is not possible. When you eat a potato, you don't understand each atom of the potato!

Eventually, in '84, we made a film for a little over a million dollars - with American actors that was shot in English - that was shown in Finland A little action film called Born American.

Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me... aren't you?

American film quote Great moments are born from great opportunities.

Great moments are born from great opportunities.

The standardization of world culture, with local popular or traditional forms driven out or dumbed down to make way for American television, American music, food, clothes and films, has been seen by many as the very heart of globalization.

American capitalism finds its sharpest and most expressive reflection in the American cinema.

I think every American actor wants to be a movie star.

But I never wanted to do stupid movies, I wanted to do films. I vowed I would never do a commercial, nor would I do a soap opera -- both of which I did as soon as I left the Acting Company and was starving.

American film quote To make a great film need three things - the script, the script and the script.

To make a great film need three things - the script, the script and the script.

The VCR is to the American film producer, as the Boston Strangler is to the woman home alone.

I think every American actor wants to be a movie star.

But I never wanted to do stupid movies, I wanted to do films.

Every time I make an American film I just trust the American director and American writer. Myself, I would never make this kind of film. For me, those kinds of films are ridiculous. They don't make sense.

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

Vasectomy means never having to say you're sorry.

The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend.

I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Even during the promotion I told people that I didn't like Rush Hour.

The jokes I didn't understand and the fighting, compared to my Hong Kong films was terrible. A lot of people didn't like it. But mostly people did like it, they really liked it. Rush Hour really brought me to the American family audience.

Hollywood and Disneyland are the legacy of Europe's cultural imperialism.

We gave them nursery rhymes and they gave back film. Televised riots are as American as Barbie/ Big Macs. Tomorrow the riots will be forgotten but Mickey mouse will still be there. Welcome to Disneyland.

Avant-garde means never having to say you're sorry.

Listen to them, the children of the night. What music they make!

Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.

I think a lot of African-American kids don't have fathers to teach them how to dress, so you end up being taught by pictures in magazine and movies. You see cowboys, Indians, old Hollywood films, Cary Grant. It has an effect on you.

When I make an American movie it's going to come out all over the world-it doesn't happen the same way for an Italian film or a French film.

I am big. It's the pictures that got small.

Christmas, my child, is love in action.

" ~ Dale Evans (1912-2001), American film actress, singer and songwriter. Wife of Roy Rogers.

I've found out that money is the most important thing in the world and, as God is my witness, I don't ever intend to be without it again. I'll never be hungry again.

Right now my career is totally schizophrenic, because when an American production like Hitchcock Presents asks to see my work I would never dream of showing them my independent films.

I don't care where I work. Films are an international business - not an American institution.

Night Watch itself is a very Russian movie.

Its impossible to imagine this kind of movie somewhere else: a movie with a depressing ending, a lot of inexplicable storylines, strange characters. Its a Russian reflection of American film culture.

There is no realism in American films. No realism, but something much better, great truth.

I feel the need... the need for speed.

It is very, very, very difficult for an American actor who wants a film career to be open about his sexuality. And even more difficult for a woman if she's lesbian. It`s very distressing to me that that should be the case. The film industry is very old fashioned in California.

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