I don't know any other business that tells you not to go in and buy their product.
If you design your own machine, you can't fuss at people, because you're one of just a few. How many Linux users are there?
Nothing of value is free. It is very easy, Mr. Chairman, to convince people that it is in their best interest to give away somebody else's property for nothing, but even the most guileless among us know that this is a cave of illusion where commonsense is lured and then quietly strangled.
I hope people will say I never had a hidden agenda, and I never played it cute around the turns, and that my integrity stayed intact.
A public domain work is an orphan. No one is responsible for its life. But everyone exploits its use, until that time certain when it becomes soiled and haggard, barren of its previous virtues. How does the consumer benefit from the steady decline of a film's quality?
Every parent in America has the total power to control all television programming that is dispatched to their home today.
We want to tell American parents that they and they alone have total power to control every hour of television programming that comes into their home.
I really do believe we can stuff enough algorithms in a movie that only the dedicated hackers can spend the time and effort to try to plumb through those 1,000 algorithms to try to find a way to beat it.
I found the most convincing part to be the working stiffs, the guys who have a modest home and kids who go to public schools. They make 5,000 to 00,000 a year. That's not much to live on. I don't have to tell you that.
I say to you that the VCR is to the American film producer and the American public as the Boston strangler is to the woman home alone.
Foreign capital to build new cinemas will help modernize China's aging cinema infrastructure, attract Chinese consumers back into cinemas, and increase demand for U.S. films.
The public's nerves are raw and edgy. You have to be discreet and understanding about the films you are showing.
The VCR is to the American film producer and the American public as the Boston Strangler is to the woman alone.
The basic mission of the rating system is a simple one: to offer to parents some advance information about movies so that parents can decide what movies they want their children to see or not to see. The entire rostrum of the rating program rests on the assumption of responsibility by parents.
If movies are causing moral decay, then crime ought to be going up, but crime is going down.