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Motivational Movies Quotes

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Most of us do not consciously look at movies.
- Roger Ebert

The movies are the only business where you can go out
front and applaud yourself.
- Will Rogers

Movies are something people see all over the world
because there is a certain need for it.
- Wim Wenders

I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.
- Bette Davis


 

The movies we love and admire are to some extent a
function of who we are when we see them.
- Mary Schmich

I just like movies that somehow expose the world in
a way that's different than you imagine it.
- Alex Winter

Movies are a complicated collision of literature,
theatre, music and all the visual arts.
- Yahoo Serious


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Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me.
- Tim Burton

Sometimes in movies, I still have to be the hero,
but it's not all that important to me anymore.
- Dennis Quaid

A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake.
- Alfred Hitchcock

Movies are an art form that is very available to the masses.
- Richard King

There's only one thing that can kill the movies,
and that's education.
- Will Rogers

You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies -
all of life's riddles are answered in the movies.
- Steve Martin

We are the movies and the movies are us.
- David Ansen

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

Nobody makes movies bad on purpose.
- Roland Emmerich

And in movies you must be a gambler.
To produce films is to gamble.
- Douglas Sirk

Movies are not scripts - movies are films;
they're not books,
they're not the theatre.
- Nicolas Roeg

If you don't like my movies, don't watch them.
- Dario Argento

You can map your life through your favorite movies,
and no two people's maps will be the same.
- Mary Schmich

There's an electrical thing about movies.
- Oliver Stone

Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping
young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the
ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
- Walt Disney

I make movies I want to see.
- Neil LaBute

Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
- Mary Pickford

Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world.
- Jean-Luc Godard

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

A story should have a beginning, a middle,
and an end...
but not necessarily in that order.
- Jean-Luc Godard

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

You read a script and its based on 'Reservoir Dogs' and 'Pulp Fiction',
and it goes right in the bin.
- Tim Roth

Citizen Kane is perhaps the one American talking picture
that seems as fresh now as the day it opened.
It may seem even fresher.
- Pauline Kael

Give me a couple of years, and I'll make that actress an overnight success.
- Samuel Goldwyn

Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out.
- Martin Scorsese

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

If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
- Woody Allen

It's the movies that have really been running things
in America ever since they were invented.
They show you what to do, how to do it,
when to do it, how to feel about it,
and how to look how you feel about it.
- Andy Warhol

I'm married to the theater but my mistress is the films.
- Oskar Werner

Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times.
I'm a romantic.
- Johnny Depp

Film lovers are sick people.
- Francois Truffaut

Why should people go out and pay money to see bad films
when they can stay at home and see bad television for nothing?
- Samuel Goldwyn

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

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

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

Film spectators are quiet vampires.
- Jim Morrison

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

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

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

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

Everyone told me to pass on Speed because it was a 'bus movie.'
- Sandra Bullock

Humans make illogical decisions.
- Spock (character in Star Trek movies and TV shows)

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

Everything makes me nervous - except making films.
- Elizabeth Taylor

It couldn't sound like a dog, because K9 isn't a dog,
but I made it sound as mechanical as possible.
- John Leeson

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

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

I never enjoyed working in a film.
- Marlene Dietrich

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

Everybody's a filmmaker today.
- John Milius

One minute you're in the lunchroom at Glenwood High
and you ... blink and you're 40,
you blink again and you can see movies
at half price on a senior citizen's pass.
Ask not for whom the bell tolls, or to put it more accurately,
ask not for whom the toilet flushes.
- the Woody Allen movie Celebrity

I was obsessed with romance.
When I was in high school, I saw 'Doctor Zhivago' every
day from the day it opened until the day it left the theater.
- John Hughes

'Home Alone' was a movie, not an alibi.
- Jerry Orbach

I've always been an animal lover.
I've grown up with dogs my whole life.
I think that is what helped me get the role on 'Lassie',
I was comfortable around the dog, where many of the
kids were afraid or intimidated by Lassie.
- Will Estes

A film is - or should be - more like music than like fiction.
It should be a progression of moods and feelings.
The theme, what's behind the emotion,
the meaning, all that comes later.
- Stanley Kubrick

It is a mark of soulfulness to be present in the here and now.
When we are present, we are not fabricating inner movies.
We are seeing what is before us.
- John Bradshaw

Work is good when people are responsible,
and in low-budget movies a lot of the actors don't want to be there.
They're there to build a resume.
- Sean Young

I like plays, movies, everything.
It doesn't matter.
- Michael Dorn

I think drug movies free the director to make intense films.
- Ray Liotta

I've made 30 movies and for the most part my movies work.
In a business where success is an exception and not the rule,
I've mostly been successful.
- Eddie Murphy

The world distribution of French movies is a laughing matter.
That is a fact.
- Jean-Jacques Annaud

Summer movies are spectacles; that's what you pay 10 dollars to see.
You want to get teased by effects sometimes.
I think that will never stop.
- Jan de Bont

In old movies, the cinematography is a thousand times
better than anything today.
Writing, a thousand times better.
- John Kricfalusi

I love old movies.
The '40s theatre pace is fantastic.
- Yancy Butler


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