Welcome to Hollywood
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"What do I do? I'm a film remaker."
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"It's always 'Get me a Godzilla type,' never 'Get me Godzilla!'"
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"There are probably a lot of great bravery workshops out there."
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Never Worked in This Town Again
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"Of course, what I'd really like to do is direct."
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"It's boy meets girl, boy and girl do everything you've seen in every other movie."
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"Which part are you reading for?"
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Block Closed for Gritty, Hard-Edged Tale
"What kind of moviemaking do we want to reinforce?"
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"Tiffany tells me you were at Sundance."
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"Could we make this a little more derivative."
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"You're going out there an annoying, mannered girl, but you're going to come back an indie queen."
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"All right, everybody- time to knock off for lunch."
"Oh, and Botticelli. Botticelli would probably have been a great filmmaker."
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"When did movies start being dumb all year round?"
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"I don't like the way women are portrayed in the constellations."
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"California has always been too big for its britches."
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"The trailer didn't live up to the teaser."
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"I had to put on thirty pounds for this role."
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"But, what I'd really like to do is direct."
"They say she's gone completely Sundance."
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"Jessica has an idea about going to the beach that she'd like to pitch you."
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"I said our marriage was a 'go', Brenda. I didn't say it was a 'confirmed go'."
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