Bergman, triying to make Hitchcock help her understand the motivation
for the feelings of her character told Hitchcock:
dont feel like that, I dont think
I can give you that kind of emotion
-- Fake It
anthony Perkins: Don't wory Tony, it's only a movie
an actress asked Hitchcock if her right or left profile was better,
he told her, "My dear, you're sitting on your best profile."
didn't say actors are cattle. What I said was, actors should be
treated like cattle."
crew complaints that Tallulah Bankhead's habit of not wearing underpants
was creating camera angle problems in shooting Lifeboat:
I don't know if this is a matter for the costume department or the
an actor comes to me and wants to discuss his character, I say,
'It's in the script.' If he says, 'But what's my motivation?, '
I say, 'Your salary.'"
has the best casting. If he doesn't like an actor he just tears
best way to do it is with scissors"