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Top 71 Luhrmann's Quotes

#1. When I was growing up you would see big American films that really mythologised their landscape, that really showed the vastness and the drama of their country. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#2. Witches try to 'connect' with the world around them. Witchcraft, they say, is about the tactile, intuitive understanding of the turn of the seasons, the song of the birds; it is the awareness of all things as holy ... - Author: Tanya Luhrmann
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#3. I wouldn't take a directing job if I didn't think it was enriching life. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#4. I always have a point of view. It may not be right, but it's my own. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#5. I feel like a member of any group comprised of outsiders. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#6. My gift is my song - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#7. I also love Australian movies. I love Muriel's Wedding - I've seen in six times. Baz Luhrmann's best movie is strictly ballroom ... without question. - Author: Ridley Scott
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#8. Hurt him. Hurt him and save him - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#9. I wanted to be in a Baz Luhrmann film. It's just extraordinary. He's so amazing at what he does. He makes the most incredible films. - Author: Carey Mulligan
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#10. Sydney in general is eclectic. You can be on that brilliant blue ocean walk in the morning and then within 20 minutes you can be in a completely vast suburban sprawl or an Italian or Asian suburb, and it's that mix of people, it's that melting pot of people that give it its vital personality. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#11. I often think to myself, at the end of an interesting life it's maybe not such a bad thing to spend your last days with your friends sitting by the blue, blue ocean reliving the story of your life while sitting in the dangerous sun. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#12. We want to do for 'Hamlet' what Baz Luhrmann did for 'Romeo and Juliet' in terms of like a really cool kind of re-imagining. - Author: Emile Hirsch
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#13. When you're in theater or the circus or film - to me it's all one - affairs happen. People fall in love. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#14. Historically, epics are set in Africa or Asia or the Wild West, but if you make an epic today it's hard to disassociate from the contemporary realities of those places. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#15. My father made sure that I had lots of levels of education - from ballroom-dancing to painting, commando training, theatre and magic. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#16. Linde's Danger to Self is a warm, candid and appealing account of being an emergency room psychiatrist. Linde captures the non-conformist, hard-boiled style of the psychiatrists who work in this setting. - Author: Tanya Luhrmann
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#17. I think dance in any culture, in any form, is a true leveler. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#18. Don't expect anyone else to support you. Maybe you have a trust fund, maybe you'll have a wealthy spouse. But you never know when either one might run out. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#19. At a very young age I was allowed to go into the cinema and watch adult films. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#20. If Paris is a city of lights, Sydney is the city of fireworks. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#21. Fitzgerald coined the phrase the 'Jazz Age,' and now we're living in the Hip-Hop Age. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#22. Trust yourself that you can do it and get it - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#23. I do find walking is fundamental to my creative process. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#24. I wish I'd done everything on Earth with you. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#25. I really believe musical form will go on. There's got to be a way of making musical form in cinema live again. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#26. The party is a true art form in Sydney and people practise it a great deal. You can really get quite lost in it. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#27. Don't be reckless with other people's hearts, And don't put up with people that are reckless with yours. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#28. In the '80s, everyone wanted to be in opera. It was groovy. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#29. So, what is creative freedom? We can make what we want, how we want. The only constraint is: not for any budget. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#30. The ugly duckling is a misunderstood universal myth. It's not about turning into a blonde Barbie doll or becoming what you dream of being; it's about self-revelation, becoming who you are. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#31. I never see things I make in the same way that the audience does. You can never do that. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#32. I feel a kinship with anyone who feels that their road, their life or who they really are is not good enough. I really relate to that. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#33. Ultimately, you have to pursue your own path, not someone's idea of the right path. You need to stay on your path. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#34. Some of the greatest relationship films of all time, the two stars have hated each other, but mostly you see that chemistry. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#35. Western films don't do very well in India. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#36. I don't have fights with actors. In absolute honesty, I've never fought with any actor ever. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#37. I've tried to make 'Strictly Ballroom' impossible to date. It does feel a bit '80s but I consciously made sure there was no technology in the movie that could date it. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#38. I've always loved the old epics that tell a simple emotional story, whether it's the tumultuous relationship between Rhett and Scarlett or Lawrence of Arabia's passion to get lost in a faraway place. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#39. I did some songs for Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby. I had done a jazz album of Roxy songs, and they used bits of it in the film. It would be nice to score a movie one day. - Author: Bryan Ferry
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#40. I dream of working with iconic directors such as Tim Burton, Baz Luhrmann, Terry Gilliam and Wes Anderson - so I'm setting my sights pretty high! My perfect role would be in a fairy-tale period piece, and I'm quite upset all the Harry Potter movies have been made as I'd love to have been in those. - Author: Dree Hemingway
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#41. The food in Sydney is an Asian Pacific cuisine. It's eclectic but above all it's fresh, inventive and creative and that's what I love about it. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#42. I feel funny about owning art. I don't really want to say: 'Wow, come and see my Monet - it's in a dark room at the bottom of my cellar.' - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#43. All good, clean stories are melodrama; it's just the set of devices that determines how you show or hide it. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#44. There's a certain relief to just being the guy who puts on the costume and walks onset and gets to prance or stomp around in a Ridley Scott or Baz Luhrmann movie. - Author: Joel Edgerton
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#45. I thought Leonardo DiCaprio was amazing in Baz Luhrmann's 'Romeo and Juliet.' - Author: Brenton Thwaites
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#46. Everything I make starts very personally. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#47. In Moulin Rouge, Baz Luhrmann takes the most thrilling moments in a movie musical-the seconds before the actors are about to burst into song and dance, when every breath they take is heightened-and makes an entire picture of such pinnacles. - Author: Elvis Mitchell
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#48. I got last-minute rush seats to Baz Luhrmann's 'Boheme,' and my favorite singer, Ekaterina Solovyeva, was playing Mimi that day. My face got burned off when she sang the aria 'Donde Lieta Usci.' The woman was technically sobbing and singing opera at the same time. I don't know how you do that. - Author: Nina Arianda
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#49. Australia, to the rest of the world, is just far away, and Australia in the Thirties was the faraway of the faraway. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#50. One of my great all-time loves in cinema, and I've seen it three times, is Bondarchuk's 'War and Peace.' Not a lot of people may have seen that film. It was made during the Soviet era. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#51. Why live life from dream to dream? And dread the day when dreaming ends. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#52. One of the great things about Sydney is that it has a great acceptance of everyone and everything. It's an incredibly tolerant city, a city with a huge multicultural basis. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#53. Fitzgerald was a modernist. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#54. I grew up around jazz. I love jazz. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#55. I mean, '8½' to me is such a great dissertation on the whole, you know, act of filmmaking and creativity. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#56. The race is long but in the end it is only with YOURSELF ... - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#57. What I've always loved about watching movies myself of course that's [Bas] Luhrmann. His Moulin Rouge! is incredible, his Romeo + Juliet. Wow. You know. When I saw those, those really were transformative films for me. - Author: Fredrik Bond
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#58. The greatest thing you'll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#59. Don't feel guilty if you don't know what you wanna do with your life; the most interesting people I know didn't know at 22 what they wanted to do with their lives; some of the most interesting 40 year olds I know still don't. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#60. In the '60s not everybody was wearing flowers in their hair and flowing caftans. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#61. You really think that on my films people tell me what to do? I don't think so. On my films I decide. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#62. Opera was the cinema of its time, so to bring back that popular appeal, you just need to unleash its visceral immediacy and excitement. Most productions don't manage that - but when an opera does do it, you never forget it. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#63. I am always worried when someone says, 'This is perfect.' - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#64. Don't waste your time on jealousy. Sometimes you're ahead, sometimes you're behind. The race is long, and in the end, it's only with yourself - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#65. In terms of the mechanics of story, myth is an intriguing one because we didn't make myth up; myth is an imprinture of the human condition. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#66. Look, I had a passion for comic books growing up. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#67. Whatever you do, don't congratulate yourself too much or berate yourself either. Your choices are half chance, so are everybody else's. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#68. My wife is the fact-checker, I'm in the story telling business. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#69. I mean the future has become old fashioned. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#70. There's a whole system in Hollywood where the director never speaks to the studio, but I like to engage them in a discussion. I listen. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#71. I understand that anything actors are doing, good or bad, is motivated by fear. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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