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- "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 - "A film is a petrified fountain of thought." - Jean Cocteau - "A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet." - Orson Welles - "A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it." - Alfred Hitchcock - "A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake." - Alfred Hitchcock - "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 - "Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo." - Mary Pickford - "And in movies you must be a gambler. To produce films is to gamble." - Douglas Sirk - "Cinema is a matter of what's in the frame and what's out." - Martin Scorsese - "Cinema is the most beautiful fraud in the world." - Jean-Luc Godard - "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 - "Even if I set out to make a film about a fillet of sole, it would be about me." - Federico Fellini - "Every great film should seem new every time you see it." - Roger Ebert - "Every single art form is involved in film, in a way." - Sydney Pollack - "Everybody's a filmmaker today." - John Milius - "Everyone told me to pass on Speed because it was a «bus movie.»" - Sandra Bullock - "Everything makes me nervous - except making films." - Elizabeth Taylor - "Film lovers are sick people." - Francois Truffaut - "Film spectators are quiet vampires." - Jim Morrison