“It’s like I was playing some kind of game, but the rules don’t make any sense to me. They’re being made up by all the wrong people. I mean no one makes them up. They seem to make themselves up.” – Dustin Hoffman as Ben Braddock
“Sorry… sex, tears… this must be the news.” – Albert Brooks as Aaron Altman
Some notes and observations from the 2017 year in movies.
“But to feel nothing so as not to feel anything – what a waste!” – Michael Stuhlbarg as Mr. Perlman
“Reynolds has made my dreams come true. And I had given him what he desires most in return.” Vicky Krieps as Alma
“You have to think like an American. You’ll feel so homesick that you’ll want to die, and there’s nothing you can do about it apart from endure it. But you will, and it won’t kill you.” – Saoirse Ronan as Eilis
“Think of the one thing that you’ve always wanted. Now find it in your mind’s eye and feel it in your heart.” – Dan Stevens as the Beast
“This is the dream! It’s conflict and it’s compromise, and it’s very, very exciting!” – Ryan Gosling as Sebastian