Spielberg isn't a filmmaker, he's a confectioner.
And it says something about our level of disassociation, that we can provoke these wars abroad but we're not allowed to see people get killed as a result.
The life of a repo man is always intense.
You can't change the system through violence.
Because there is actually something very interesting in Goodfellas, how the style of the film changes as time goes by and based on the mental state of the protagonist.
Shakespeare, who is probably the greatest writer and poet of the English language, lived in a time that was politically very conservative and it's reflected in his writings.
No, I did a film called 'Death and the Compass' as well.
So I had the worst experience at the very beginning, and things have been getting better since.
I'd love to make another film in Mexico.
The future is always a dystopia in movies.
Everybody gets a little dose of Shakespeare. He's the greatest playwright in the English language, but his politics are fairly square.
That's my curse, I see the politics within these things and so I don't say yes to them.
The way that a handful of corporations in Los Angeles dictate how our stories are told creates a real poverty of imagination and it's a big problem.
The greatest crime in a Shakespeare play is to murder the king.