Independent films in this country are in the same position. Miramax and Fine Line are not independent - they're with Disney! Come on. Or they're with Warner Brothers. They're all with somebody.
I live in a city that is billboards. Billboards and graffiti.
I've been a Republican since Reagan. I voted for Bush and his father. I don't tell a lot of people, because I live in a city where somebody who voted for Bush is really an outcast
'Easy Rider' was never a motorcycle movie to me. A lot of it was about politically what was going on in the country.
We had this kind of camaraderie - you know, children of the Sixties But he's gone Republican. Easy Rider is a Republican
To make a documentary is one thing, to make a feature film is quite another.
You want to hear about insanity I was found running naked through the jungles in Mexico. At the Mexico City airport, I decided I was in the middle of a movie and walked out on the wing on takeoff. My body... my liver... okay, my brain... went.
Ruling over everyone in the rich folks' enclave is the sinister Kaufman, amusingly played by Dennis Hopper part CEO, part unelected president. He gets the best line in the film when a frowning apparatchik asks if there is any trouble. In a world where the dead have returned to life, ... the word 'trouble' loses much of its meaning.
Work is fun to me. All those years of being an actor and a director and not being able to get a job - two weeks is too long to not know what my next job will be.
My whole written history is one big lie I mean, I can't even believe my history.
The really cool thing about this idea is that nobody has done anything quite like this before.
You know, the history of California art doesn't start until about 1961, and that's when these photographs start. I mean, we have no history out here.
The inside of the Pentagon is an incredible place and a dramatic set. We do travel outside, but the inside workings of the civilian oversight of the military inside the Pentagon is really about as exciting as anything you ever want to deal with. It is really amazing.
In a world where the dead are returning to life, 'trouble' loses much of its meaning. ... Land of the Dead.
He's a smooth, cool, intelligent actor who loves to work.
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