8 Total Quotes

Richard Corliss Quotes

Today is a time of turbulence and stagnation, of threat and promise from a competitor: the magic, omnivorous videocassette recorder (VCR). In other words, it is business as usual.
Richard Corliss
#Magic

Hollywood was born schizophrenic. For 75 years it has been both a town and a state of mind, an industry and an art form.
Richard Corliss
#American Writer #Hollywood

Every artist undresses his subject, whether human or still life. It is his business to find essences in surfaces, and what more attractive and challenging surface than the skin around a soul?
Richard Corliss
#American Writer

Mausoleum air and anguished pauses: If this production were a poem, it would be mostly white space.
Richard Corliss
#American Writer #Space

[Michael Hastings] has composed a dirge to incompatibility, which, because it raises expectations only to defeat them, leaves a taste of exhumed ashes.
Richard Corliss
#Defeat

It is said that no star is a heroine to her makeup artist.
Richard Corliss
#American Writer