Truly wonderful, the mind of a child is.
Beware of the dark side.
Clear your mind must be, if you are to discover the real villains behind this plot.
Early must I rise. Leave now you must!
Down here, I am. Find a ladder, I must!
I do, yes, I do. Sick have I become. Old and weak. When nine hundred years old you reach, look as good you will not. Hmm?
Mmm. Lost a planet, Master Obi-Wan has. How embarrassing. How embarrassing.
I was a weird kid. I should've been gay because I listened to a lot of Broadway musicals. I don't know why I'm not gay. I listen to a lot of jazz and world music, like African or Cuban music. Something that has vitality to it. A lot of the American stuff just feeds on itself.
Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back.
Jim (Henson) should have ****in' fired me several times...
There's a side of him that's extremely private, where he just wants to be by himself.
I'll just wait for a phone call from George and go on with my life until that happens.
[But the digital effects have a flip side. After Yoda became CG,] I missed the interaction with actors, the physicality, ... But . . . Yoda's fights and floating on air would have been impossible with a puppet. And since so many new characters were digital, a puppet among them would have been jarring.
In the low-budget world, there is more pressure on speed but less pressure on the amount of money, meaning when you don't have enough money, you have to shoot faster. When you do have a lot of money, you don't have to shoot as fast, but the pressure is being responsible for the tremendous amount of money at your disposal.
Piggy is certainly hard, but that's just part of the job. I don't even think about it. She's also hard because I have to reach down into the feminine part of myself and bring that up. It's not just the surface with her. There are a lot of neuroses in her. So I have to come from a different place with Piggy.
As far as food goes, I'm pretty easy. I love Japanese food. I love meatloaf and mashed potatoes. I love spaghetti. I'm easy.
Girls and sports. That was the interest, mainly. I never wanted to be a puppeteer.