When all else fails, fresh tactics!
I called my son Jett and I wanted to call my daughter Qantas but my wife wouldn't let me.
We really had a commitment to the firefighters to finally get this movie right. Especially after September 11. We really wanted to put our best foot forward and kind of leave our egos at the door and really be what these guys are, which are a lot of selfless wonderful men and women that want to help.
I wanted my own little airliner in the backyard, ... I'd have my girlfriends use their Brownie uniforms to be the flight attendants, and I was the captain and they would have to pretend they were serving people.
We've been friends for 28 or 29 years and we have always been there for each other no matter what. Thick or thin.
I could never get a script right, ... Cut to years later and I have this comeback, and I'm too old to play Jonnie, and it's time to play the villain.
What if you built a carport, but for a plane, and with a Frank Lloyd Wright feel?
It's basically like old home week. You get to hang out with your buddies.
I will be doing DALLAS. I heard LARRY (HAGMAN) approved of me. We were in PRIMARY COLORS together and so it was sweet for him to give his seal of approval.
You try to keep the delivery room quiet so there's nothing recorded in the child's mind that shouldn't be there while there's pain going on.
Not really since 'The Godfather' had I felt anyone tried to nail the era (so well).
[In addition to] A Civil Action, ... The Thin Red Line.
Yesterday we left the house, kissed the kids goodbye, then we went into the back yard, got in a jet and flew to London. That was pretty cool.
[Devito, with the help of director Quentin Tarantino, persuaded the actor to make this one.] He couldn't convince me at first because I wasn't familiar with the book, and then he had Quentin call me, ... There were a lot of parts of the book that needed to be in the script, and when they corrected that and added them, I said yes.
I have my Qantas wings, I'm very proud of that.
I felt marvelous about that because she's equally wanting to see others thrive because that's real love. You know real love, if you boil down to the bottom line is: the desire to see someone survive and thrive.
They're creative, they've got stamina and a sense of fun. You couldn't ask for more.