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Born: 1964-09-02
Profession: Actor
Nation: Canadian
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I mean, if you didn't get it or if you didn't feel like you enjoyed it, sometimes that experience can change.

Tags: Change, Experience, Mean

I want to make a good, solid kung fu movie.

Tags: Good, Movie, Solid

I was always interested - I mean, it's kind of part of your job - I was always interested in the camera.

Tags: Interested, Job, Mean

I've been pleased to work with so many wonderful stars through the years. This has been an amazing journey. I hope it continues.

Tags: Amazing, Hope, Work

You know what, I'd done an interview show when I was like 16 or 17. One of my first jobs. I did interviews for this television show in Toronto.

Tags: Done, Show, Television

It's the journey of self, I guess. You start with this kind of loner, outside guy, which a lot of people can relate to, and he goes out into the world.

Tags: Guy, Self, Start

Basically it starts with four months of training, just basic stretching, kicking and punching. Then you come to the choreography and getting ready to put the dance together.

Tags: Put, Together, Training

How do people relate to movies now, when they're on portable devices or streaming them? It's not as much about going to the movies. That experience has changed.

Tags: Changed, Experience, Movies

It's always wonderful to get to know women, with the mystery and the joy and the depth. If you can make a woman laugh, you're seeing the most beautiful thing on God's Earth.

Tags: Beautiful, God, Women

The whole aspect of cinema and film festivals should be a moment to come together and celebrate art and humanity. It would be a shame if there was such a divide.

Tags: Art, Humanity, Together

And of course to work with Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton, and work with a wonderful, beautiful script directed by Nancy Meyers, it was really for me a dream come true.

Tags: Beautiful, True, Work

But I think we're also just talking about the literacy of the audience. The visual literacy of the audience. They've seen so many images now, especially here in the States. There's so much to look at, to watch. So the visual storytelling literacy is harder to impress.

Tags: Here, Seen, Talking

I don't know the law, the kind of law of quantity and quality, but I think the opportunity of people being able to express themselves and to have the means of production is a great thing. It's also changing how we're telling stories.

Tags: Able, Great, Law

I had the classic 40 meltdown. I did. It's embarrassing. It was pretty funny. But then I recovered. To me, it was like a second adolescence. Hormonally, my body was changing, my mind was changing, and so my relationship to myself and the world around me came to this assault of finiteness.

Tags: Funny, Mind, Pretty

I loved the material when I first read it, and the experience of making the film was a great one. So when we came around to complete the trilogy, I just signed on board without even reading the scripts because the experience of the first film was so good.

Tags: Experience, Good, Great

I think the form, the Hollywood movie, I think the quality is obviously always going to be there and I think that the question of taste, there's always a question of taste.

Tags: Movie, Quality, Question

I'm not a photographer, so I didn't get into F-stops or ND filters or background, foreground, cross-light, all that stuff. But I was interested in the camera and the lenses. That's the world that I'm moving in, in terms of acting and giving a performance.

Tags: Acting, Giving, Moving

I've been really fortunate to be able to do different kinds of films in different scales, different genres, different kinds of roles, and that is important to me.

Tags: Able, Films, Kinds

People were saying that David Geffen and I had gotten married and it just blew me away. Not that they thought I was gay, but that they thought I could land a guy that hot.

Tags: Gay, Saying, Thought

Sometimes when you make a film you can go away for three months and then come back and live your life. But this struck a much deeper chord. I don't have the ability yet to speak about it in an objective.

Tags: Away, Life, Sometimes

The truth is often terrifying, which I think is one of the motifs of Larry and Andrew's cinema. The cost of knowledge is an important theme. In the second and third films, they explore the consequences of Neo's choice to know the truth. It's a beautiful, beautiful story.

Tags: Beautiful, Knowledge, Truth

When we talk about how movies used to be made, it was over 100 years of film, literal, physical film, with emulsion, that we would expose to light and we would get pictures.

Tags: Light, Movies, Talk

You want to play another kind of character in another genre, and it's been something I've been trying to do if I can in the career so far, and it's something I hope to continue because it's interesting to me and you get to do different things as an actor.

Tags: Career, Character, Hope
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Falling in love and having a relationship are two different things.

Tags: Falling, Love, Relationship

Grief changes shape, but it never ends.

Tags: Changes, Grief, Sympathy

The simple act of paying attention can take you a long way.

Tags: Act, Attention, Simple

When the people you love are gone, you're alone.

Tags: Alone, Gone, Love

Kissing someone is pretty intimate, actually very intimate, and your heart always kind of skips a beat before you do that.

Tags: Heart, Pretty, Someone

I believe in love at first sight. You want that connection, and then you want some problems.

Tags: Connection, Love, Problems

I try not to think about my life. I have no life. I need therapy.

Tags: Life, Therapy, Try

I'm sorry my existence is not very noble or sublime.

Tags: Existence, Noble, Sorry

Energy can't be created or destroyed, and energy flows. It must be in a direction, with some kind of internal, emotive, spiritual direction. It must have some effect somewhere.

Tags: Direction, Energy, Spiritual

Here comes 40. I'm feeling my age and I've ordered the Ferrari. I'm going to get the whole mid-life crisis package.

Tags: Age, Crisis, Feeling

I am not handsome or sexy. Of course, it's not like I am hopeless.

Tags: Handsome, Hopeless, Sexy

It's fun to be hopelessly in love. It's dangerous, but it's fun.

Tags: Dangerous, Fun, Love

Mortality is very different when you're 20 to when you're 50.

Tags: Mortality

But, you know, it's still a drag to get your picture taken when you're eating a sandwich. It's a downer.

Tags: Eating, Picture, Taken

I'm a meathead. I can't help it, man. You've got smart people and you've got dumb people.

Tags: Dumb, Help, Smart

On a good night, I get underwear, bras, and hotel-room keys thrown onstage... You start to think that you're Tom Jones.

Tags: Good, Night, Start

But I did 'Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure.' They made a cereal out of it, so once you've had a cereal, it doesn't get much more surreal than that. Surreal cereal.

Tags: Adventure, Excellent, Once

Because we're actors we can pretend and fake it, but I'd rather the intimate investment was authentic.

Tags: Fake, Investment, Rather

I do think there must be some kind of interaction between your living life and the life that goes on from here.

Tags: Between, Life, Living

I'm a meathead, man. You've got smart people, and you've got dumb people. I just happen to be dumb.

Tags: Dumb, Happen, Smart

I'm Mickey Mouse. They don't know who's inside the suit.

Tags: Inside, Mouse, Suit

When I don't feel free and can't do what I want I just react. I go against it.

Tags: Against, Free, React

I have a producing partner named Stephen Hamel, and we've been trying to generate material.

Tags: Material, Partner, Trying

I just felt that if I went into Speed 2, I just... wouldn't have come up out of the water.

Tags: Felt, Speed, Water

I mean, I went to a Catholic boys' school for a year, but that was to play hockey. Religion class was quite contentious for me.

Tags: Mean, Religion, School