John Huston - Quotes

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I prefer to think that God is not dead, just drunk. ---->>>

Hollywood has always been a cage... a cage to catch our dreams.

Hollywood has always been a cage... a cage to catch our dreams.

You walk through a series of arches, so to speak, and then, presently, at the end of a corridor, a door opens and you see backward through time, and you feel the flow of time, and realize you are only part of a great nameless procession. ---->>>

The directing of a picture involves coming out of your individual loneliness and taking a controlling part in putting together a small world. A picture is made. You put a frame around it and move on. And one day you die. That is all there is to it.

The directing of a picture involves coming out of your individual loneliness and taking a controlling part in putting together a small world. A picture is made. You put a frame around it and move on. And one day you die. That is all there is to it.

What to do when inspiration doesn't come; be careful not to spook, get the wind up, force things into position. You must wait around until the idea comes. ---->>>

I don't try to guess what a million people will like. It's hard enough to know what I like. ---->>>

After all, crime is only a left-handed form of human endeavor. ---->>>

It's not color, it's like pouring 40 tablespoons of sugar water over a roast. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 08-05, 1906
Birthplace: Nevada, Missouri, U.S.
Die: 08-28, 1987
Occupation: Director
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John Marcellus Huston (; August 5, 1906 – August 28, 1987) was an American film director, screenwriter and actor. He wrote the screenplays for most of the 37 feature films he directed, many of which are today considered classics: The Maltese Falcon (1941), The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948), The Asphalt Jungle (1950), The African Queen (1951), The Misfits (1961), Fat City (1972) and The Man Who Would Be King (1975) (wikipedia)