“Little by little the look of the country changes because of the men we admire.” – Melvyn Douglas as Homer Bannon
“There are never enough hours in the days of a queen, and her nights have too many.” – Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra
“Don’t say it’s a fine morning or I’ll shoot ya!” – John Wayne as G.W. McLintock
“Why do people have to tell lies?” – Audrey Hepburn as Regina Lampert
“Gringo? I don’t know if that’s a step up or a step down from some other things I’ve been called.” – Sidney Poitier as Homer Smith
“I haven’t seen Berlin yet, from the ground or from the air, and I plan on doing both before the war is over.” – Steve McQueen as Hilts
For his role in To Kill A Mockingbird, Gregory Peck was honored with the Best Actor Academy Award. Several days after the ceremony he received this letter from his peer and friend Gene Kelly.