Nicholas Ray - Quotes

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If it were all in the script, why make the film? ---->>>

The imagination is a pretty precious source of protection. ---->>>

An actor can be as talented as another, but if he doesn't stick to what the director's intentions are, it all falls down. I adore working with actors. ---->>>

I never try to show an actor what to do or what to say. He has to find out for himself. The role of the director is to guide him to that state, and then to implement it. ---->>>

As a human being, Joan Crawford is a great actress. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 08-07, 1911
Birthplace: Galesville, Wisconsin, U.S.
Die: 06-16, 1979
Occupation: Director

Nicholas Ray (August 7, 1911 – June 16, 1979) was an American film director best known for the movie Rebel Without a Cause. Ray is also appreciated by a smaller audience of cinephiles for a large number of narrative features produced between 1947 and 1963 including Bigger Than Life, Johnny Guitar, They Live by Night, and In a Lonely Place, as well as an experimental work produced throughout the 1970s titled We Can't Go Home Again, which was unfinished at the time of Ray's death from lung cancer (wikipedia)