Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.— Clark Gable
Surprising Classic Movie quotations
No! Try not. Do, or do not. There is no try.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me... aren't you?
I wish I knew how to quit you.
I'm not interested in a realistic look - not at all, not ever. Every film should look the way I feel.
Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
I don't have any illusion that The Creeper is as popular or will ever be as popular as any of the classic movie monsters, but I think in the heart of every young horror fan is his desire to create his own creature.
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
All you need to make a movie is a girl and a gun.
All Quiet on the Western Front.
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.
The Goonies' is classic. That's, like, the movie I bring with me if I go out of town for a long time, because it just makes me think of the best times I've seen it with my friends growing up. Dude, everybody knows that movie, everybody watches that film. Best family film ever made.
A classic is a book that has never been finished saying what it has to say.
There's something about taking a classic movie that people love and doing another version of that, you're setting yourself up for a mistake.
Great movie stars like Audrey Hepburn and Elizabeth Taylor who were capable of saying so much without saying anything at all merely by carrying themselves in a classic fashion that's timeless yet relatable.
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Greed is right, greed works.
I think movies are getting dumber, actually. Where it used to be 50/50 and it's 3% good and 97% stupid.
I know what you're thinking 'Did he fire six shots or only five?
We have our classic hood movies, right? Like "Boyz in the Hood.
" We have our classic conscious films like Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing," or "Stand By Me." Even beyond Coogler, there are black films that are just voices. So the intention behind this ["The Land"] was to capture today's.
Kate Winslet [for Steve Jobs movie, 2015] is the darling.
If you wanna be the king you gotta kill the king. I think Charlotte [Rampling] is the dark horse on this one. No one does classic beauty better than her.
Great moments are born from great opportunities.
Don't let's ask for the moon.We have the stars.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
As long as we have Netfix, Turner Classic Movies, Amazon, YouTube, and bookstores, there is no excuse ever to lack inspiration.
To make a great film need three things - the script, the script and the script.
My name is Inigo Montoya, you killed my father, prepare to die!
I don't buy into any of that hogwash.
They put that out to sell tickets. It's just a classic horror movie, with the Greek drama formula of good versus evil, and lots of fear.
I'm not interested in popular culture.
I hate Quentin Tarantino. I rarely go to movies. I hate rock 'n' roll. I work. I think. I listen to classical music. I brood. I like sports cars.
Fasten your seat belts, it's going to be a bumpy night!
A man's got to know his limitations.
Every man has got to know his limitations.
There's no question that Whale's movies are classics. They were wonderful, and successful.
I'd like to think that the notion of inspiration will transcend cultural things that are going on. There's something classic about this movie that I'm hoping reaches kids.
I love to unwind and watch movies, especially those from the classic black-and-white era.
No movie can be a downer that fills you with pure exhilaration.
You leave WALL-E with a feeling of the rarest kind: that you've just enjoyed a close encounter with an enduring classic.
I used to like to set different film clips to classical music, not even my own songs, but make little movies.
I came out of film school and went after movies that I thought audiences wanted to see or that the studios wanted, as opposed to the movies that I wanted. Over the last 10 years, I've gravitated more and more toward the films that I grew up loving - classic Spielberg, Lucas, James Cameron and Ridley Scott movies.
To evoke the classic period of Italian cinema in a little film seemed like a great, fun thing to do. I had relations to that period. I had known Fellini and I had known Antonioni. I had made a movie with Antonioni and I had visited Fellini in his studios. So, it seemed like something worthwhile doing. You bring yourself to that mythical cinema.
Thank God for movie music. It preserves the rich vocabulary in classical music through challenging times.
I loved all those classic figures from the '30s and '40s.
.. Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Humphrey Bogart, Rita Hayworth. They had such glamour and style. I loved the movies of those times too - so much attention paid to details, lights, clothing, the way the studios would develop talent.
I wish I knew how to quit you, Tumblr.
It's sad that women characters have lost so much ground in popular movies.
Didn't 'Thelma and Louise' prove that women want to see women doing things on film? Thelma and Louise were in a classic car; they were being chased by cops; they shot up a truck - and women loved it.