Hollywood Quotes

Most popular Hollywood quotes

Hollywood is a mirage factory.
Hollywood-an emotional Detroit.
Hollywood is high school with money.
A trip through a sewer in a glass-bottomed boat.
Hollywood is a sewer with service from the Ritz Carlton.

proverbs

The propaganda arm of the American Dream machine, Hollywood.
Hollywood is the only place where you can die of encouragement.

encouragement

Hollywood has always been a cage . . . a cage to catch our dreams.
This is a town that doesn't just want you to fail, it wants you to die.
Over in Hollywood they almost made a great picture, but they caught it just in time.
Strip away the phony tinsel of Hollywood and you will find the real tinsel underneath.
Hollywood grew to be the most flourishing factory of popular mythology since the Greeks.

critics

You can't find any true closeness in Hollywood...because everybody does the fake closeness so well.

intimacy

Hollywood's a place where they'll pay you a thousand dollars for a kiss, and fifty cents for your soul.
Where is Hollywood located?  Chiefly between the ears.  In that part of the American brain lately vacated by God.
Hollywood was born schizophrenic. For 75 years it has been both a town and a state of mind, an industry and an art form.

critics

Every country gets the circus it deserves.  Spain gets bullfights.  Italy gets the Catholic Church.  America gets Hollywood.
It's said in Hollywood that you should always forgive your enemies—because you never know when you'll have to work with them.

forgiveness

Hollywood is the only industry, even taking in soap companies, which does not have laboratories for the purpose of experimentation.
You can take all the sincerity in Hollywood, place it in the navel of a fruit fly and still have room enough for three caraway seeds and a producer's heart.
A dreary industrial town controlled by hoodlums of enormous wealth, the ethical sense of a pack of jackals, and taste so degraded that it befouled everything it touched.
I believe that God felt sorry for actors so He created Hollywood to give them a place in the sun and a swimming pool. The price they had to pay was to surrender their talent.