If a movie is really working, you forget for two hours your Social Security number and where your car is parked. You are having a vicarious experience. You are identifying, in one way or another, with the people on the…
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Roger Ebert Quotes
Movies absorb our attention more completely, I think.
Catholic theology believes that God gave man free will, and you can't give somebody free...
A lot of people just go to movies that feed into their preexisting and not...
Your intellect may be confused, but your emotions will never lie to you.
And I think both the left and the right should celebrate people who have different...
I think we have to get beyond the idea that we have to categorize people.
But the fact is, most people are not going to be rich someday.
No good movie is too long and no bad movie is short enough.
Well, you know what, I'm 60 years old, and I've been interested in politics since...
We don't have a lot of class-conscious filmmaking.
The Academy is paranoid about its image.
If Hollywood stars speak out, so do all sorts of other people. Now Hollywood stars...
I don't think Bush was legitimately elected President.
I think most people are more susceptible to prejudice than to reason.
It's a good question, because a movie isn't good or bad based on its politics....
I'll tell you, I think that the Internet has provided an enormous boost to film...
I'm kind of glad the web is sort of totally anarchic. That's fine with me.
I begin to feel like most Americans don't understand the First Amendment, don't understand the...
Most of us do not consciously look at movies.
I am utterly bored by celebrity interviews. Most celebrities are devoid of interest.