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As I read through all the articles about Lauren Bacall, I keep seeing words like “glamour” and “mystique.” Her “seductive voice” is mentioned countless times, but nobody brings up how funny she could be. She wasn’t afraid to drop the alluring look and be absurd.

I honestly have no idea if people enjoy the movie posts I do over at Gems, but I love doing them and becoming more familiar with classic Hollywood performers. Like Lauren.  

Quentin Tarantino.
I’ve always rolled my eyes when directors or actors say that they can’t watch their own movies. Do something else. I dunno, I just think if you can’t bear to watch your work, you shouldn’t expect us to.
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"I’ve always made my movies for me anyway. I make them for me and everybody else is invited and they can do with them what they will."

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He really, really loves that his life just allows him to watch and study movies all the time.
"One of the nice things about my life, because I’ve done fairly well in cinema, is that’s actually afforded me a chance to almost live an academic’s life," he said. "So my feeling is that I’m studying for my professorship in the history of world cinema and the day I die is the day I graduate."

Dream life.

Quentin Tarantino.

I’ve always rolled my eyes when directors or actors say that they can’t watch their own movies. Do something else. I dunno, I just think if you can’t bear to watch your work, you shouldn’t expect us to.

Also - 

"I’ve always made my movies for me anyway. I make them for me and everybody else is invited and they can do with them what they will."

And - 

He really, really loves that his life just allows him to watch and study movies all the time.

"One of the nice things about my life, because I’ve done fairly well in cinema, is that’s actually afforded me a chance to almost live an academic’s life," he said. "So my feeling is that I’m studying for my professorship in the history of world cinema and the day I die is the day I graduate."

Dream life.