Frank Darabont - Quotes

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The human race is fundamentally insane. If you put two of us into a room together, we're soon gonna start figuring out good reasons to kill one another. ---->>>

Stanley Kubrick was a big inspiration. People accuse me of never using my own material. But when did Kubrick? You look at his films and they are completely unique... completely separate entities. ---->>>

I think once you've finished a movie you really have to detach from it so that you can come back and watch it as an audience member. ---->>>

One of my favorite movies of all time is 'It's A Wonderful Life,' which is a pretty interesting choice for a seasonal Christmas favorite, because it's about a guy who wants to commit suicide and is presented with reasons not to.

One of my favorite movies of all time is 'It's A Wonderful Life,' which is a pretty interesting choice for a seasonal Christmas favorite, because it's about a guy who wants to commit suicide and is presented with reasons not to.

'The Exorcist' is amazing because it recognizes that silences can be as powerful as sound effects. ---->>>

A director shouldn't get in the way of the movie, the story should. ---->>>

I think a story should take as long to tell as it is appropriate to that particular story. ---->>>

The only person who can, with impunity, make the movie he wants to make, has got to be Steven Spielberg. ---->>>

To me, length is an artificial and arbitrary factor in a film. ---->>>

I'd like to think that my films are personal enough to exist without hearkening back to their respective novels. ---->>>

Some of us have great original ideas and some of us depend on adaptations. ---->>>

Visual storytelling of one kind or another has been around since cavemen were drawing on the walls. ---->>>

And I don't think I'm giving away any secrets here, but there are a lot of terrible scripts in this town. ---->>>

Boy, I'd hate to shoot on tape or disc or whatever the hell they're talking about. I love film. ---->>>

I am fascinated with times past. ---->>>

I spent 20 years of my career primarily being a writer for hire. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 01-28, 1959
Birthplace: Montbéliard, France
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Occupation: Director
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Frank Árpád Darabont (born Darabont Ferenc Árpád; January 28, 1959) is a French-Hungarian-American film director, screenwriter and producer who has been nominated for three Academy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. In his early career he was primarily a screenwriter for horror films such as A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, The Blob and The Fly II (wikipedia)