"I used to think about one day, just not telling anyone, and going off to some random place. And I’d just… disappear. And they’d never see me again."
You don’t want to go anywhere, and that’s why the same shit’s going to keep happening to you, because you want it to.
Cate Blanchett as Katharine Hepburn, The Aviator (2004)
"Movies are movies, Howard. Not life. Now the stage—the stage is real. Real flesh and blood. Human beings right out there in front of you, buster. Can’t look away. Can’t munch popcorn. That would be rude. Oh, I adore the theater. Only alive on-stage."
Interviewer: What inspired the use of colour transitions (in Punch-Drunk Love)? What drove you to include those in the film?
Paul Thomas Anderson: Pot.
champagne coast - blood orange
I wanted to put a bullet between the eyes of every panda who wouldn’t screw to save his species, I wanted to dump oil over all those French beaches I’d never see, I wanted to breathe smoke. I felt like destroying something beautiful.
Scenes From The Suburbs (2011) dir. Spike Jonze
"I wish I could remember every little moment, but I can’t. Why do I only remember the moments that I do?"