Ellen Barkin Quotes

Ellen Barkin Quotes: I remember my first friend who got sick. It was 1981, and the disease was called the gay cancer. I don't think the word 'AIDS' came out until '84. I just remember it being terrifying as more people got sick. We didn't know how you could catch it, you heard all kinds of crazy things.
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Ellen Barkin Quote: I'm Method trained. How is this character like me? What does she think of her mother? What does her mother think of her? It's like construction, and then, yes, you hope you're talented and that the universe aligns and captures the kind of laborer's work you've done and whatever else sprinkles down on you, and it's all caught on film or onstage.
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Quotes about Ellen Barkin: I would love to do a television show in New York City.
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Quote about Ellen Barkin: The way Hollywood portrays mothers - you're either all good and saint-like, or you're all bad. And I think the real honesty of motherhood is not given a voice in movies. I miss that as an audience member.
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Ellen Barkin Sayings: Acting is a matter of giving away secrets.
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Ellen Barkin Saying: I wish I had a little more ambition. But then what would I do? Turn down more roles with more vehemence? Me no likey worky.
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Sayings about Ellen Barkin: Normal Heart' was my most transcendent moment as an actor.
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