In films murders are always very clean. I show how difficult it is and what a messy thing it is to kill a man.
Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
In Westerns you were permitted to kiss your horse but never your girl.
I'm not a real movie star. I've still got the same wife I started out with twenty-eight years ago.
A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
The length of a film should be directly related to the endurance of the human bladder.
A film is a petrified fountain of thought.
A James Cagney love scene is one where he lets the other guy live.