Movies Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old movies quotes, movies sayings, and movies proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
Movies are a complicated collision of literature, theatre, music and all the visual arts.
Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood.
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.
I don't take the movies seriously, and anyone who does is in for a headache.
Every great film should seem new every time you see it.
The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.
The secret to film is that it's an illusion.
If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
Movies are like an expensive form of therapy for me.
The great art of films does not consist of descriptive movement of face and body but in the movements of thought and soul transmitted in a kind of intense isolation.
A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
A film is a petrified fountain of thought.
A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.
The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
The movies we love and admire are to some extent a function of who we are when we see them.
There's an electrical thing about movies.
Learning to make films is very easy. Learning what to make films about is very hard.
Movies are something people see all over the world because there is a certain need for it.
Movies are an art form that is very available to the masses.
Nobody makes movies bad on purpose.
When you make a film you usually make a film about an idea.
In most movies there is a Prince Charming who rides up and saves the girl.
Movies are the shadiest business in the world.
Movies are not about the weekend that they're released, and in the grand scheme of things, that's probably the most unimportant time of a film's life.
Movies can be instruments of enlightenment.
Horror movies don't exist unless you go and see them, and people always will.
Movies are hard work. The public doesn't see that. The critics don't see it. But they're a lot of work. A lot of work.
Robert De Niro
Movies can't ruin books. They can only ruin movies.
S. E. Hinton
I think movies glamorize violence, in the sense that they make it in a way that it's either cool or funny.
It's not what a movie is about, it's how it is about it.