Mankiewicz was a brilliant director.
I think a performer should do his work and then shut up.
John Ford was so funny that I couldn't wait to go to work in the morning.
You have to compromise all the way. The only thing that counts is the result.
Many of my friends were blacklisted. America should be ashamed of it forever.
I felt pretty comfortable with Westerns, apart from the fact I couldn't ride.
Most movies are made today for teenage boys. Once in a while a good one comes along.
Anne Baxter was a very good actress, Donna Reid was great. You couldn't name an actress I wasn't crazy about.
A lot of actors said they hated the studio system, but I loved it. It was like a college; it was a great place to learn.
I was never a part of the Actor's Studio, because two friends of mine started it in 1947 and by that time I'd gone to California.