Hollywood Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Hollywood

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If I have to produce movies, direct movies, whatever to change the way Hollywood treats older women, I'll do it. If I have to bend the rules, I will. If I have to break them, I will.
~By Naomi Watts ~


Hollywood sold its stars on good looks and personality buildups. We weren't really actresses in a true sense, we were just big names - the products of a good publicity department.
~By Ann Sothern ~


Behind the phony tinsel of Hollywood lies the real tinsel.
~By Oscar Levant ~


There couldn't have been a better Hollywood ending for us. It's beyond baseball. It's rooting for your family.
~By Jimmy Fallon ~


Mr. Reagan spent World War II, the global conflict fought and won by his generation, making training films in Hollywood.
~By R. W. Apple, Jr. ~


The best thing I can think of would be to create a union between something as beautiful and powerful and wonderful as Hollywood films and a criticism of the status quo. That's my dream, to make such a German film.
~By Rainer W. Fassbinder ~


What the Bleep Do We Know was not written with a deaf person in mind, but when they met me, it clicked with them to have me in it. But that happens with a lot of actors in Hollywood, not just with me.
~By Marlee Matlin ~


If you tell people your ambitions, they usually laugh at you. When I told my girlfriends when I was 12 that I was going to Hollywood, they all laughed. And here I am!
~By Helen Reddy ~


If you want to be in the automotive business, you go to Detroit, and you figure it out. If you want to be in entertainment, go to where it's at. Go to Hollywood, go to New York.
~By Nick Cannon ~


I'm big and a lot of the stars are smaller so if you're big and mean looking, you play bad guys. After Blade Runner, I was the meanest guy in Hollywood.
~By Brion James ~


I think people in Hollywood are afraid of sentiment because they think audiences will reject it.
~By Leonard Maltin ~


My grandfather was running Hillcrest Country Club, and that's where a whole group of Hollywood comedians hung out.
~By Leigh Steinberg ~


In Hollywood, a starlet is the name for any woman under thirty who is not actively employed in a brothel.
~By Ben Hecht ~


I don't champion the idea of being in a Hollywood movie. I never had fun in one of them.
~By Armand Assante ~


Michael Moore became an industry hero and the most visible symbol of the Hollywood left.
~By Michael Medved ~


I find Hollywood really toxic.
~By Rachel Weisz ~


In Hollywood we acquire the finest novels in order to smell the leather bindings.
~By Ernst Lubitsch ~


I worked in Hollywood as a reader and a would-be writer for about 6 years before I sold my first story.
~By Sidney Sheldon ~


What's really exciting for me is communicating to other people and not just going somewhere to make a movie. That's Hollywood to me and it would mean nothing.
~By Alejandro Amenabar ~


Growing up in Hollywood it seemed like every kid was the child of some star.
~By Liza Minelli ~


The goal wasn't to be a millionaire or to be a Hollywood star. That was not the goal. The goal was something about - the goal was to find the goal, but I knew where it was.
~By James Earl Jones ~


I always thought the real violence in Hollywood isn't what's on the screen. It's what you have to do to raise the money.
~By David Mamet ~


It's rare to be treated like a friend you haven't met in a Hollywood meeting.
~By David Ogden Stiers ~


I don't even take myself seriously, so how could I possibly take Hollywood seriously?
~By Brittany Murphy ~


There are thousands of directors in Hollywood.
~By Penelope Spheeris ~


The criteria, for me, is movie star. It's Hollywood. Not Somalia.
~By Steven Cojocaru ~


Well, you know what they say in Hollywood - the most important thing is being sincere, even if you have to fake it.
~By Cesar Romero ~


I have friends who are leading men, and they're only ever allowed to play leading men of a certain type. But as a character actor, there's a wider variety of projects available. On the big Hollywood films, all they care about is having their lead in place, so it's actually easier for someone like me to slip in. And I'm happy to do so.
~By Eddie Marsan ~


I remember having to take detours around the Hollywood sign to avoid having to see this grotesque poster of myself on Sunset Boulevard.
~By Rachel Ward ~


So, no, I'm not trying to crack into Hollywood, although I'll make films there if they're good scripts.
~By Ewan McGregor ~


It will never be Hollywood, the same way people think it should be. I think it will grow and it will be healthy and it will expand into more than one production house.
~By Ann Macbeth ~


In Hollywood, the rainbow hits the ground for composers.
~By Hoagy Carmichael ~


But I did an awful lot of work in Hollywood, and in New York for that matter.
~By Patrick Macnee ~


What is the thing that Hollywood demands most? Sincerity. No place in the world will pay such a high price for this admirable trait.
~By Hattie McDaniel ~


And I think I have a perspective about Hollywood that you don't see very often in the press.
~By Patricia Heaton ~


My mother had been a country and western singer but when she moved out to Hollywood found it very difficult to get work so when I was born they put me into dance classes and singing classes as soon as I could walk actually.
~By Morgan Brittany ~


But we did the Pink Panther not in Hollywood, in Italy.
~By Claudia Cardinale ~


Hollywood is a place that attracts people with massive holes in their souls.
~By Julia Phillips ~


And I wasn't crazy about Hollywood in those days.
~By Kitty Carlisle ~


Everybody in Hollywood was in Around the World in 80 Days. If you weren't, you left town and made up an excuse.
~By Cesar Romero ~


I remained Ryan's companion on the Hollywood party circuit, growing inured to sex and drugs before I was in my teens.
~By Tatum O'Neal ~


So many directors are solely focused on their own success in Hollywood and multimillion dollar budgets and deals.
~By Shirley Knight ~


I'm thinking, this is Robert Redford. You know, he's won an Academy Award, he's talking to me about directing a movie he's in. So you just think that it's Hollywood stuff or whatever.
~By Barry Levinson ~


You were there all day long, 12 hours a day. So there was none of this, 'I'm going back to my trailer, my trailer's bigger than your trailer,' that kind of Hollywood nonsense.
~By John C. Reilly ~


I've always wanted to work with Blair, and finally the timing was right. I have a tremendous amount of respect for him. I think he's a hugely underrated actor in Hollywood.
~By Tyler Perry ~


I had a meeting in LA in which they took a really overstuffed hour and a half. It was as close to old Hollywood as I remembered it in the last 20 years.
~By David Ogden Stiers ~


The allure of Hollywood is huge when you don't know anything. You don't know the knives behind the smiles.
~By Steve Guttenberg ~


I don't think the money people in Hollywood have ever thought I was normal, but I am dedicated to my work and that's what counts.
~By Angelina Jolie ~


Hollywood looks to these young people now to say something to the world. I have nothing against that, I think a lot of people have things to say. But I think you need life experience.
~By Sasha Alexander ~


I don't think Hollywood per se is supposed to be taken seriously, otherwise, dear Lord, that would be frightening.
~By Brittany Murphy ~


I got a good handshake. A lot of executives tell me I have the best handshake in Hollywood.
~By Marlee Matlin ~


Training Day was such a Hollywood movie; I didn't like it.
~By Jason Patric ~


So many people aren't ready for Hollywood - professionally or practically.
~By John Ratzenberger ~


Everybody told me to stay in Hollywood. This was the place they said I could have a big career. What they failed to mention was that no one would quite know what to do with me.
~By Persis Khambatta ~


Hollywood was born schizophrenic. For 75 years it has been both a town and a state of mind, an industry and an art form.
~By Richard Corliss ~


You can take all the sincerity in Hollywood, place it in the navel of a fruit fly and still have room enough for three caraway seeds and a producer's heart.
~By Fred Allen ~


It's actually great to shoot far away from Hollywood because we don't have the distractions of the parties and premieres and all that. And, of course, you can save money - there are no good shoe stores.
~By Katie Holmes ~


Awards were made in Hollywood, in whatever the time it was created. They're to promote each other's movies. You give me an award, I give you an award and people will believe that we are great movies and they'll go to see them. It's still the same.
~By Javier Bardem ~


A monoculture is not only Hollywood, but Americans trying to export democracy.
~By Bernardo Bertolucci ~


My mother thought Hollywood was a den of iniquity, and people came to terrible bad ends there.
~By Kitty Carlisle ~


If you meet people who have been successful in Hollywood, or look a their photographs, you see a haunted look in their eyes, you sense a trapped feeling.
~By Meg Tilly ~


In Hollywood if you're good looking, tall, have OK teeth and nice skin, the odds of being successful are great. If you're short and fat, it's a different story. But as long as you look like a leading man type, half your job is done already.
~By John Corbett ~


But, I've made films in Japan, in Yugoslavia, all over Europe, all over the United States, Mexico, but not Hollywood.
~By Sydney Pollack ~


I think I have always tried to do the smaller films. I like to jump around and there is something really nice for acting in a smaller film. But I think now, Hollywood's movies certainly involve a younger generation for the most part and so... I love going back and forth.
~By Sigourney Weaver ~


It's so crazy in Hollywood.
~By David Spade ~


And the inner dynamics of Hollywood are like politics. Say you give a script to a group of executives - they all sit around, afraid to voice an opinion, saying nothing, waiting to know what the consensus is. Just like focus groups, opinion polls or a cabinet.
~By Joe Eszterhas ~


Hollywood could use less instead of more of everything.
~By Bruce Davison ~


Hollywood is like Picasso's bathroom.
~By Candice Bergen ~


Studio 54 made Halloween in Hollywood look like a PTA meeting.
~By Lorna Luft ~


I try to stay focused on my life and do try not to be brought into the Hollywood fantasy.
~By Jennifer Connelly ~


I was the center square on Hollywood Squares for about fifteen weeks.
~By Jerry Mathers ~


I came to Hollywood and nobody knew me. I was on a coupla TV shows.
~By Peter Falk ~


Sunset Boulevard opened in August 1950, and it was pronounced the best movie ever made about Hollywood.
~By Gloria Swanson ~


When I was 14 -years-old, I made this PowerPoint presentation, and I invited my parents into my room and gave them popcorn. It was called 'Project Hollywood 2004' and it worked. I moved to L.A. in January of 2004.
~By Emma Stone ~


I bought a house in the Hollywood Hills and brought my grandmother from Harlem to live in it with me.
~By Sammy Davis, Jr. ~


In Hollywood - in Hollywood, you're as good as your last picture.
~By Erich von Stroheim ~


I don't feel that I was a Hollywood-created star.
~By Kim Novak ~


Then if your movie clicks with real audiences, you'll be sucked into some sort of Hollywood orbit. It's a devil of a place where the only religion that really counts is box office.
~By Yahoo Serious ~


I think the bottom of the totem pole is African-American women, or women of colour. I think they get the least opportunities in Hollywood.
~By Denzel Washington ~


It was total naivety that got me to Hollywood. I thought it was going to happen straight away. I told myself 'give it 5 years, there's no way I'll be here after that if it doesn't happen'. Cut to ten years later!
~By Naomi Watts ~


I came in on the tail end of the old school of Hollywood.
~By Tom Berenger ~


Hollywood today is all about being consistent. All thinking in mainstream film business takes place in one box.
~By Dirk Benedict ~


It's like everybody is obsessed with Hollywood movies worldwide. And even though everybody hates the Americans, they're still watching American movies.
~By Roland Emmerich ~


I tell you, I'm really not what you'd call into your basic kink, even though we do live in Hollywood, which is a little bit like living in a box of granola.
~By McLean Stevenson ~


My attitude about Hollywood is that I wouldn't walk across the street to pull one of those executives out of the snow if he was bleeding to death. Not unless I was paid for it. None of them ever did me any favors.
~By James Woods ~


Luckily, I was raised by people who'd already seen all the yuck stuff, which is why they originally didn't want me to act. I understood the difference between getting a part at a Hollywood party and getting a job.
~By Laura Dern ~


Everything was in stark and dreadful contrast with the trivial crises and counterfeit emotions of Hollywood, and I returned to England deeply moved and emotionally worn out.
~By C. S. Forester ~


Hollywood is tied hand and foot to the demands for artificiality of the masses all over the world.
~By Lionel Barrymore ~


In Hollywood the woods are full of people that learned to write but evidently can't read. If they could read their stuff, they'd stop writing.
~By Will Rogers ~


It's said in Hollywood that you should always forgive your enemies - because you never know when you'll have to work with them.
~By Lana Turner ~


My grandmother and I followed my mother here, to a house a block north of Hollywood Boulevard but a million miles away from Hollywood, if you know what I mean. We would hang out behind the ropes and look at the movie stars arriving at the premieres.
~By Carol Burnett ~


English is my second language, but in Hong Kong, they don't know that I'm from China. They think I'm from Hollywood because all the films they see are from here. China and Hong Kong are very different places, but they're starting to merge. Still the culture is very different.
~By Bai Ling ~


My professional life in Hollywood has been filled with joy and laughter.
~By Carroll O'Connor ~


I grew up in Hollywood. Saying my name here is like mentioning Ford in Detroit.
~By Tony Goldwyn ~


I always took it for granted that there would be life after Hollywood.
~By Esther Williams ~


You know, let's put it this way, if all the people in Hollywood who have had plastic surgery, if they went on vacation, there wouldn't be a person left in town.
~By Michael Jackson ~


Yeah, there's a tendency to get pigeonholed in Hollywood.
~By Mark Ruffalo ~


There's not really much destruction in New York besides the weather and it's a natural force so it's not like any destruction. But LA gets leveled (laughs). That's my comment to Hollywood.
~By Roland Emmerich ~


They'll always be an England, even if it's in Hollywood.
~By Bob Hope ~


It seems the farther away we are from Hollywood, the better the ratings.
~By Martin Milner ~

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