Normally when it hits two and a half, three hours, the audience gets exhausted and start yawning.
Hollywood has to appeal to the broadest audience, and when it comes to most social and economic issues, America is progressive. Because of that, the messages that are in Hollywood movies tend to be, for instance, pro-environment.
‘Blazing Saddles’ is one of the funniest movies ever made.
The idea of 24-hour news, if you really step back, is pretty insane. Just even saying ’24-hour news’ almost has satire laced in it.
I got the sense that Alabama is a place where people don’t want handouts and don’t much care for people talking out of the side of their mouth.
Every time a congressman or pundit says its ‘class warfare’ to increase taxes on the wealthy, it’s a massive lie.
There’s a lot of things you can’t control. But you can always be a pro.
All we have is our vote. But it’s powerful.
For my money, I don’t think there’s been a better comedy than ‘Kung Fu Hustle’ in a lot of years. That movie just knocked me over.
I think what’s dangerous [about comedy] is that you’re coming into the room announcing your intentions.
White-collar crime has been marketed – billions of dollars have been put in to have us be bored by it.
There’s always way less improv than people think. The truth is something like 15 percent.