I know many beautiful people and their lives are just so terrible. They feel so uncomfortable with themselves. Being comfortable is not about what you look like, but how you feel.
Sometimes it's more difficult to exist as a female lead, especially in action movies because all those men are around you. They take so much place.
We all need illusions. That's why we love movies.
When I make an American movie it's going to come out all over the world-it doesn't happen the same way for an Italian film or a French film.
In a couple, sometimes, one or both people have to give up their personal life, dreams and ambitions for the good of the family.
Irreversible is not glamorous at all. I try to do different things because I want to grow as an actress and I like to take risks.
I have no idea how I'm perceived in America because I don't live the reality of America.
When people divorce, it's always such a tragedy. At the same time, if people stay together it can be even worse.
Mel is a great director because he's not just a director, he's an actor, so he knows how to direct actors. I loved working with him. He's great as a director. He's so intelligent. He's generous. I really loved him.
I'm not a movie star. I'm just an actress.
In acting process, it's very difficult to explain. It's something very intimate, very private.
Envy is human nature.
Time destroys everything.
When you see a silent movie, you understand everything that's going on from the images because the images are so strong.
I think the lawyers are such incredible actors. Can you imagine the performance they have to do every day?
I'm a lucky person because I've been loved a lot. I have a great family.
When you're in front of the camera, for a small budget or a big budget movie, there's no difference.
When a relationship doesn't work anymore, it's terrible to stay with someone that you don't love.
When I eat with my friends, it is a moment of real pleasure, when I really enjoy my life.
When I have to go to Cannes, that is boring to me.
I feel fine and comfortable with myself, but not because I'm beautiful.
An actor works with their soul and their thought.
It's not the Jews that killed Christ. It was a political situation, and it was the Romans who killed Jesus. They put Jesus on the cross, not the Jews.
I believe that time destroys everything. You can take one beautiful apple, red. After a while, it becomes shrivelled and full of worms, just like what happens to us.
Now, all the movies are for teenagers. It's very difficult for an actress to find really deep, beautiful characters to play.