Alan Arkin

Alan Arkin

actor
Improvisation sometimes seemed more like jazz than acting, like verbal jazz, with the actors playing a theme back and forth, and then introducing another theme, incorporating it, somehow trying to work their way all together to a meaning of some kind, or at least a conclusion.More Alan Arkin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Every physicist knows that things connect with each other. To isolate things is not the way the universe works - winning best actor is arbitrary.More Alan Arkin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No matter how much time you spend reading books or following your intuition, you're gonna screw it up. Fifty times. You can't do parenting right.More Alan Arkin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I don't think it does the audience any good to know what I do to prepare. It keeps it more of a surprise. I don't feel like it has to be a mystery.More Alan Arkin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I had a hard time treating my field as if it's horse racing, putting actors in competition against each other. I see how the industry and the studios feel it's important, but I don't really have a feeling for being in competition. I want to feel sympathetic and close to others, not opposed to them.More Alan Arkin quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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