That's the thing about making a movie: You never finish editing. They just take it away from you.
Mulberry Street was the beating heart of the Italian-American experience, but you don't find those gangsters now. I live with a bunch of yuppies and models.
As barbaric is we are, it's a miracle we haven't blown ourselves off the face of the earth so far.
Most filmmaking is about shaking hands and just starting.
My existence is about making movies, so I've just got to rock and roll with the punches. You want to make movies on telephones, I'm there.