Film/Movies—The Ultimate Quotation Collection
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122 Page Quotation Collection on Film/Movies
This 122 page quotation collection contains the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotations on Film/Movies. A unique collection presenting only pertinent and straightforward quotes that address all aspects of Film/Movies, this set of quotations includes the classic quotes as well as quotes carefully chosen from primary sources with particular attention given to quotes from women and minorities. In addition to the wisdom and guidance quotes provide, the quotations in this collection function particularly well in displays, presentations, speeches, research, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions. Teachers using quotations as a lesson component directly address the Common Core Standards by facilitating critical thinking and promoting skills such as analyzing, inferencing, paraphrasing, and comparing and contrasting.
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A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.
The movie is the imagination of mankind in action.
The cinema has no boundaries. It is a ribbon of dreams.
The films made in the first half of the 20th century are in many ways superior to the films being made now. It wasn’t an industry forced by bankers and investors to pander to 18-year-olds. A film now has to fill vast numbers of seats. Studios have to show huge profits to the multinational corporations that own them. Not exactly like the old days of classic Hollywood.
Through the magic of motion pictures, someone who’s never left Peoria knows the softness of a Paris spring, the color of a Nile sunset, the sorts of vegetation one will find along the upper Amazon and that Big Ben has not yet gone digital.
If I can make them laugh and through that laughter make this world seem just a little brighter, then I am satisfied.
--W. C. Fields
If you are lonely, dim the lights and put on a horror movie. After a while it won’t feel like you’re alone anymore.
I was watching Annie Hall on TV, and my girlfriend came home and started complaining about her office drama. She asked me, ‘Are you tuning me out for Annie Hall?’ I said, ‘Oh, I’m sorry. Was your story nominated for seven Academy Awards?’
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