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Cruelty is in theory a perfectly adequate ground for divorce, but it may be interpreted so as to become absurd. When the most eminent of all film stars was divorced by his wife for cruelty, one of the counts in the proof of cruelty was that he used to bring home friends who talked about Kant. I can hardly suppose that it was the intention of the California legislators to enable any woman to divorce her husband on the ground that he was sometimes guilty of intelligent conversation in her presence. Bertrand Russell
A Drive-in movie is wall to wall car-petting
A cinematic tranqualizer - Dr. Forrester on movies
Famous Last Words: "I saw this in a movie"
The guy who invented slow motion movies got his idea while watching a Scotchman reach for a check in a restaurant.
(Answering the question that he was that he was still on TV shows, commercials, nightclubs, movies and at his age, how did he keep it up?)My manager, Irving Fein, helps me. George Burn
Who the hell wants to hear actors talk?H. M. Warner, founder of Warner Brothers film studios, 1927
Good evening, and welcome to a private showing of three paintings, displayed here for the .rst time. Each is a collectors’ item in its own way- not because of any special artistic quality, but because each captures on a canvas, and suspends in time and space, a frozen moment of a nightmare. - Rod Serling, Night Gallery (TV movie, 1969)
The novels were all right for a while until she found out that most of them were like the movies- all about the pretty ones who really own the world. - Theodore Sturgeon, ‘‘Saucer of Loneliness’’ (1953)
Everything happens twice, .rst as theology, then as technology. - Howard V. Hendrix, ‘‘The Body Apocalyptic: Theology and Technology in Films and Fictions of the MIME Era’’ (2002)