An actor entering through the door, you've got nothing. But if he enters through the window, you've got a situation.
Quote by Billy Wilder
Billy Wilder Quotes
A director must be a policeman, a midwife, a psychoanalyst, a sycophant and a bastard.
My Aunt Minnie would always be punctual and never hold up production, but who would...
Shoot a few scenes out of focus. I want to win the foreign film award.
They've tried to manufacture other Marilyn Monroes and they will undoubtedly keep trying. But it...
Hindsight is always twenty-twenty.
An audience is never wrong. An individual member of it may be an imbecile, but...
It used to be that we in films were the lowest form of art. Now...
France is a place where the money falls apart in your hands but you can't...
One's too many, and a hundred's not enough.
Perhaps it's getting to be an act of courage to say the truth about her....
I would rather sleep in a bathroom than in another hotel.
Agents are like tires on a car; in order to get anywhere at all, you...
If you're going to tell people the truth, be funny or they'll kill you.
France is the country where the money falls apart and you can't tear the toilet...
Hollywood didn't kill Marilyn Monroe, it's the Marilyn Monroes who are killing Hollywood.
Trust your own instinct. Your mistakes might as well be your own, instead of someone...
If there's anything I hate more than being taken seriously, it's being taken too seriously.
I've met a lot of hardboiled eggs in my time, but you're twenty minutes.
Don't be too clever for an audience. Make it obvious. Make the subtleties obvious also.
I have ten commandments. The first nine are, thou shalt not bore. The tenth is,...