Taylor Hackford Quotes

Taylor Hackford Quotes: I try to get the best performance an actor can give.
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Taylor Hackford Quote: The SAS is the most elite of the special forces in the world. They are not people who go out and advertise; they keep it inside. They don't want anybody to know about them.
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Quotes about Taylor Hackford: But, unfortunately, sometimes that affirmation creates a sense that you deserve special treatment and recognition in areas where you're not so talented.
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Quote about Taylor Hackford: When Ray Charles is concentrating he's like a piece of granite, nothing twitches, nothing, ... He sat for 25 minutes solid like that, like a stone, and I thought, 'Oh my God, if he doesn't like it I'm dead.' ... And then finally, after 25 minutes he started to talk back to the screen. I heard him say 'That's right. That's the truth.' .
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Taylor Hackford Sayings: An actor has to embody a role.
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Taylor Hackford Saying: But a writer's contribution is literary and a film is not literary. When you take that stuff off the page, and cast the people who are going to fit into those roles, that's what being a director is.
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Sayings about Taylor Hackford: The director's job should give you a sense of music without drawing attention to itself.
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Saying about Taylor Hackford: I make films about working class people. All my films have always been about that. For example, the brothel is a workplace. It's aberrant, but a workplace nonetheless. I was more interested as opposed to glamorizing and saying, oh, this is a great erotic place, it's a place of business. The commodity is sex.
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Taylor Hackford Quotes: I make films about working class people.
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Taylor Hackford Quote: I love actors and I understand what has to happen within a scene. Any scene is an acting scene and actors never act alone, so there has to be an interchange. If it's a dialog scene, if it's a love scene, it doesn't matter because you need to establish a situation.
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