David Zucker

David Zucker

director, screenwriter, actor
Our fathers were actually business partners in the same real-estate firm, and we got together and thought, How can we get a movie together and get distribution and create a new movie genre? We started by making satires of commercials.More David Zucker quotes [07/15/2011 05:07:19]
I think up until the point when we started in the business, which was in the early 70s, most of the humor was political. The smart humor was political satire.More David Zucker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think we grew up thinking that the funniest things on TV were the old, serious movies. I always liked the Marx Brothers, but the thing that always made us laugh were movies like Zero Hour. That's what inspired us.More David Zucker quotes [07/15/2011 05:07:17]
Everything about it worked, and I don't mean just the movie, but in our experience, we realized there's also a component of luck involved in this business. We had absolutely the most competent people in the studio working on the release and ad campaign.More David Zucker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Our fathers were actually business partners in the same real-estate firm, and we got together and thought, How can we get a movie together and get distribution and create a new movie genre? We started by making satires of commercials.More David Zucker quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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