Top 10 Quotes by Leonard Maltin

Leonard Maltin

She's quite wonderful in that role. She's totally convincing as the mother who has to walk a fine line in raising that little boy. She's a terrific actress; there's never any sense that she's acting. She commits to any character she plays.

Leonard Maltin
It says something about the curious nature of film, that someone can be so alive on screen, when we're all too aware that they've passed. it underscores how we're mortal, and films are immortal (commenting on the death of Heath Ledger)
Leonard Maltin

Everyone is looking for the sure thing. They are looking to hedge their bet. They think the way to do that is to go with a proven quantity, a remake of something you have already seen. That is their mindset.

Leonard Maltin
Television is what made It's a Wonderful Life the classic it is today. Leonard Ma
Leonard Maltin

We know Jodie Foster is a smart woman. But it's always tough for women to find leading roles in commercial Hollywood movies. She looks for the best material she can find, and if it happens that it's thrillers, then it's thrillers. What ultimately matters is that she's always good. Movie audiences not only like her, but respect her.

Leonard Maltin
You want to make an impression. Being clever helps.
Leonard Maltin

A good story is a good story, and I think kids relate well to good stories about identifiable characters. I have parents and grandparents stop me all the time to tell me kids watch these Disney Treasures all the time � I can tell you from the feedback I'm getting, they are still great children's and family entertainment.

Leonard Maltin
A Christmas Carol is such a fool-proof story you can't louse it up. Leonard Malti
Leonard Maltin

Audiences deserve better.

Leonard Maltin
Television is what made It's a Wonderful Life the classic it is today.