I always have coffee without sugar, you know. Just cream.
No, I only like whether I like the story or not, essentially see something in it that isn't completely there.
The Long, Long Trailer (1954) actually happened and the man wrote a book about it. Father of the Bride, same thing; a banker wrote that who had never written anything else.
But I think musicals are going to have to deal with important subjects.
I use colors to bring fine points of story and character.
The Pirate is surrealism and so, in a curious way, is Father of the Bride.
Color can do anything that black-and-white can.
In the Thirties, when I was in New York, I did the first surrealistic ballet in a show of mine.
I seem to be drawn to things that actually happen.
I started out to be a painter and was born into the theater.
Cedric Gibbons was the grand cardinal of the art department.
It's always the story that interests me.
I feel that a picture that stays with you is made up of a hundred or more hidden things. They’re things that the audience is not conscious of, but that accumulate.
If you want to learn how to sing, listen to Ella Fitzgerald.
West Side Story was terribly important because of the style of the dancing and the gangs of New York.
Once you find the right idea, then go ahead and embellish it.
If anybody reads a story in a magazine or book, different pictures compete in their minds.
I had given up the theater and everything propelled me into entertainment. And I didn't resist it.
American films are terribly popular all over the world and American movie stars are terribly important. I don't know why.
It's the story that counts.
I've worked with an awful lot of people. Katy Hepburn, Spencer Tracy.
Designing Woman was written for the screen.
Dali was the great painter then and surrealism was a way of life.
But surrealism is present in most of my pictures.
But I went down to Venezuela and spend a few weeks going through jungles. It's fantastic looking.
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