On Being John Malkovich and the cinema of the absurd, I do enjoy it. I wish there were more like it. The very fact that there can't be more like it is one of the reasons it's admirable.
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Carter Burwell Quotes
I think I've only done one horror movie, Psycho III. That was a walk in...
Even if I went off to some other career, I hope I would still be...
Music is the subliminal connecting adhesive in film, or at least in narrative feature films.
There is not much irony when people are being happy on screen.
I'm one of those people who is actually inspired by a deadline. I might not...
In mainstream romantic comedies, I'm usually tearing my hair out. It's just a devastatingly difficult...
If not bliss, ignorance can at least be fun.
I like business and personal life to be distinct.
I write music to please myself. Hopefully the director's enjoying it too.
Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.
The jarring change going from an urban environment to an extremely remote natural environment is...
Learning how to improvise really awakened my interest in music.
John Barry was my hero when I was about 13. His scores to the James...
Any film which views the darker side of life, which is death with a sense...
I prefer a life in which we don't take ourselves too seriously.
All my music is very simple in that melody is usually clearly stated.
Hopefully each film can be given a musical voice of its own, which is not...
I don't generally find myself listening to the music of a film unless there's something...
Most films I work on, the people making the film are constantly second-guessing the executives...
I don't find myself lobbying for projects. Filmmakers almost always come to me.