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Quotable moments from DVD commentaries

Quotable moments from DVD commentaries — We pick various quips from the stars, directors and writers on the supplementary tracks

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Quotable moments from DVD commentaries

”Now that’s two pretty attractive people, I must say. All of a sudden you realize movie stars — you know what? — they deserve to be movie stars.” —SIDNEY LUMET ABOUT PAUL NEWMAN AND CHARLOTTE RAMPLING ON HIS COMMENTARY FOR THE VERDICT

”. . .and if you believe that, you also believe there are Richard Simmons Jr.’s running around.” —ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, DURING THE FIRST 30 SECONDS OF WATCHING CONAN THE BARBARIAN

”If we didn’t have boyfriends and girlfriends, this would have been the day we would have gone home together.” —IONE SKYE ON FILMING THE SCENE WHERE JOHN CUSACK TEACHES HER TO DRIVE A STICK SHIFT IN SAY ANYTHING

HOWIE MANDEL AND DICK MILLER (MR. FUTTERMAN) DISCUSSING MANDEL’S PERFORMANCE AS THE VOICE OF GIZMO IN GREMLINS:

MILLER: ”I didn’t know it was you.”

MANDEL: ”You had no idea?”

MILLER: ”No!”

MANDEL: ”Well, good to meet ya, Dick!”

P.T. ANDERSON AND MARK WAHLBERG ON BOOGIE NIGHTS:

ANDERSON: ”This is one of my favorite moments in the movie coming up here. . .”

WAHLBERG: ”You’re killin’ me, Paulie. I gotta leave soon.”

SANDRA BULLOCK AND COSCREENWRITER MARC LAWRENCE ON HER PRATFALLS IN MISS CONGENIALITY:

BULLOCK: ”They add that little bit of sound when you fall to make everything sound just a little more painful.”

LAWRENCE: ”Yeah. Although you’re very loud on your own.”