Everything from classic movie dialogue to ridiculous gushings from the awards stage
""It's going to be a long night. And I don't like the book I started." --Eva Marie Saint in" North by Northwest
""Someone has stolen the cork out of my lunch!" --W. C. Fields on the set of" My Little Chickadee," according to Mae West"
""If you see a man come through a doorway, it means nothing. If you see him coming through a window, that is at once interesting." --Billy Wilder"
""That is a babe! She makes me feel kinda funny, like when we used to climb the rope in gym-class." --Dana Carvey as Garth in" Wayne's World
A bizarre mix of myth and myopia, the movies are a source of wonderful wit and wisdom rarely offered by real life; the scriptwriter has an opportunity to utter all those witty things we're never quick enough to say. These memorable quotes come from both on- and off-screen, made in both good taste in bad. They cover the stars, the directors, Hollywood excess, celebrity life, and more.
Contains the most memorable quotes from Hollywood's 75-year+ history, both on and off screen, made in good taste and bad, covering everything from classic in-movie dialogue to ridiculous gushings made on the Academy Awards stage. Expect quotes from your favourite movies and stars, plus genius examples of scriptwriting straight from the heart of tinseltown.