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A hero is somebody who voluntarily walks into the unknown.
If you have to have a job in this world, a high-priced movie star is a pretty good gig.
Now, learning how to make a movie is something you can figure out in about an afternoon. The physics of it, the marks, the lights, etc. What’s hard to do is to suspend your own feelings of self consciousness. The natural actors can do that; they can become part of a characterization and learn how to maintain it.
I must say that I do wrestle with the amount of money I make, but at the end of the day what am I gonna say? I took less money so Rupert Murdoch could have more?
Tweeting is like sending out cool telegrams to your friends once a week.
By and large, the making of motion pictures is all about, ‘Let’s ratchet it up.’ And I always think, ‘We don’t need to ratchet this up.’ If you do, don’t call it ‘Captain Phillips’ or ‘The Maersk Alabama.’ Call it something else, and then you have carte blanche to do anything, down to sea serpents and aliens.
Larger-than-life characters make up about .01 percent of the world’s population.
If it wasn’t hard, everyone would do it. It’s the hard that makes it great.
There’s a difference between solitude and loneliness. I can understand the concept of being a monk for a while.
No journalist has ever been in my house and no photographs have ever been taken of where I live. I don’t parade my family out for display, which is the way it will stay.
There was a period of time in Los Angeles when I wondered if I was just going to lose everything.
Movie-making is telling a story with the best technology at your disposal.
The year I was born, 1956, was the peak year for babies being born, and there are more people essentially our age than anybody else. We could crush these new generations if we decided too.
At the end of the day it’s got to be a good movie, it’s got to be a funny movie, and it’s got to make people think, ‘Hey, I couldn’t have spent my time any better.’