Top 20 Sam Rockwell Quotes

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I have a constant sort of melancholy approach to acting

I have a constant sort of melancholy approach to acting that fuels me. I want to do everything.
Sam Rockwell
Hollywood constantly wants to label you and type you into a certain category, ‘Oh he’s a comedy guy,’ or the weirdo character guy or the villain.
Sam Rockwell
I think any good actor is an anarchist. They have to be.
Sam Rockwell
Good acting is good acting, however you learn it. Some people who haven‘t studied are amazing. Some people like Leonardo DiCaprio are naturally gifted – he’s learned technique by working with people early on.
Sam Rockwell
Anjelica Huston and Kelly MacDonald are both really special. Anjelica has such a fresh point of view about acting and doesn’t seem jaded at all. She seems more like a student and yet she is veteran actor who really brings it.
Sam Rockwell
I remember being very influenced by ‘Taxi Driver‘, and also Tommy Lee Jones in ‘Coal Miner‘s Daughter‘ a little bit.
Sam Rockwell
I had a great time with John Duigan; he’s pretty amazing.
Sam Rockwell
My parents were both actors; my dad sort of quite early on. My mother acted for a while, and now she’s a painter.
Sam Rockwell
One thing that bugs me in comedy is when somebody does a fake cry, you know, like they fake cry in a comedy. But in a drama they’ll really cry. That bugs me.
Sam Rockwell
I’ve done so many independents for so many years. Leads that nobody‘s seen.
Sam Rockwell
I’m happy that I’m finally getting some lines in my face. I always looked too young for the kind of roles I wanted. It was constraining. My face didn’t fit my innards until I reached 40.
Sam Rockwell
I do everything I can to have a diverse career because I just want to have options. I know that I can do Hamlet or I can do Stanley Kowalski, you know.
Sam Rockwell
Well, you know, it’s fun to sign autographs still for me. I don’t sign that many.
Sam Rockwell
Clark Gregg and I are around the same age. He has been an actor and is a writer. But with a first-time director, there is a way to talk about things they might not know. Because Clark was an actor, though, he knew more about the process than most first-time directors.
Sam Rockwell
It’s fun to improvise, but I still think it’s better to have a great script, you know, like a Charlie Kaufman script.
Sam Rockwell
I had those kind of parents where I watched all of these very sophisticated movies: ‘Five Easy Pieces‘, ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo‘s Nest.’
Sam Rockwell
I’ve been in more than 20 movies. You just do the best you can and try to make a living.
Sam Rockwell
It’s hard to make a good movie in four weeks. It’s hard. I’ve done it, but it’s not easy.
Sam Rockwell
I used to break dance. I can do some good James Brown footwork. But now I think I’ve danced too much. My girlfriend made fun of me: ‘Enough with the dancing.’
Sam Rockwell
Some actors don’t want to, but I prefer to. I like to collaborate. Sometimes you have to keep it to yourself, and people want to do their own thing.
Sam Rockwell