Home Daily Quotes Topics Pictures Favorite Authors All Authors Author Types

Popular Topics Love
Life
Funny
Famous
Inspirational


Follow us also on:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Google+ Follow us on Tumblr Follow us on Pinterest

Link To Us


Author Info:

Type: Director
Nationality: Australian
Date of Birth: 08/21/1944


 

Peter Weir Quotes > The original version of the...

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest


The original version of the screenplay was much darker, and portrayed the central character as more of an Everyman. It was also set in Manhattan.
Peter Weir

Related Quotes

Portraying emotionally ill characters gives me the chance to really act.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Leonardo DiCaprio

The Greeks already understood that there was more interest in portraying an unusual character than a usual character - that is the purpose of films and theatre.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Isabelle Huppert

Originality depends only on the character of the drawing and the vision peculiar to each artist.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Georges Seurat

Whatever character you play, it gives you the chance to expose another side of yourself that maybe you've never felt comfortable with, or never knew about.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Laura Dern

Poverty is the schoolmaster of character.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Antiphanes

Beware of all enterprises that require a new set of clothes.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Henry David Thoreau

When you're working with a smaller budget I suppose one of the things that has to be in your mind when you are writing is that you have to keep the characters down to a minimum.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Atom Egoyan

Well first of all you have to make the character strong so that people can follow that. And then hopefully that character can integrate with the background of the social situation that people can recognize.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Oliver Stone

Politics ruins the character.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Otto von Bismarck

Progressive art can assist people to learn not only about the objective forces at work in the society in which they live, but also about the intensely social character of their interior lives. Ultimately, it can propel people toward social emancipation.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Salvador Dali

I think it better that in times like these a poet's mouth be silent, for in truth we have no gift to set a statesman right.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter William Butler Yeats

Spirituality is your original face; it is the discovery of your intrinsic nature.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Osho

Well, most men have bound thier eyes with one or another handkerchief, and attached themselves to some one of these communities of opinion.? This conformity makes them not false in a few particulars, author of a few lies, but false in all particulars.? Thier every? truth is not quite true.? Thier two is not the? real two, thier four is not the real four; so that every word they say chagrins us and we know not where to begin to set them right.?Meantime nature is not slow to equip us in the prison uniform of the party to which we adhere.? We come to wear one cut of face and figure, and aquire, by degrees, the gentlest asinine expression.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Ralph Waldo Emerson

I couldn't deal with playing a character who rides motorcycles and has a leather jacket and is a tough kid, y'know?
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Leonardo DiCaprio

I think that the character that I'm playing now is so fundamentally different than Ally that I haven't I haven't felt like I had to worry about it at all. But I definitely wanted to make a different choice.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Calista Flockhart

For our first date, I made Ryan Hamburger Helper, which is basically what I grew up on. I make my own version of it now, with macaroni and cheese and hamburger meat. And the kids - it's their favorite dinner.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Reese Witherspoon

Character is long-standing habit.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Plutarch

Love him or hate him, Trump is a man who is certain about what he wants and sets out to get it, no holds barred. Women find his power almost as much of a turn-on as his money.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Donald Trump

I actually started as a model builder and quickly progressed into production design, which made sense because I could draw and paint. But I kept watching that guy over there who was moving the actors around and setting up the shots.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter James Cameron

Will it, and set to work briskly.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Friedrich Schiller

Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Anatole France

Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Jean de La Fontaine

Character, in the long run, is the decisive factor in the life of an individual and of nations alike.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Theodore Roosevelt

The cruelest thing a man can do to a woman is to portray her as perfection.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter D. H. Lawrence

Most people imitate others. You should be original, and whatever you do, do well.
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Paramahansa Yogananda


Popular Authors Buddha
Osho
Kahlil Gibran
Socrates
Albert Einstein


Browse Authors
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z