I would love to get great performances from actors as a director, because that's what I'm always looking for, a director that's going to help me go places I've never been before.

-Aaron Eckhart
Aaron Eckhart

I can think of films that I'm producing right now that are extremely hard-hitting, graphic films, that nobody necessarily wants to see, graphic in terms of violence, of adult content and racial and historical subject matter.

Aaron Eckhart
I'm sort of fascinated by the whole espionage crime thing. Aaron Eckhar
Aaron Eckhart

You either die a hero or live long enough to become the villain.

Aaron Eckhart
Audiences like both savory and unsavory characters, and [even] unsavory elements can be attractive. It all depends on how passionate you are about playing them.
Aaron Eckhart

I think they are very important because westerns have a code and a symbolism.

Aaron Eckhart
Some movies get rushed out right after you make them and I'm not always happy with that. Aaron Eck
Aaron Eckhart

I'm an actor and it happened to go my way that day.

Aaron Eckhart
All these people are so firm on their positions. That's where the humor in the movie comes from, ... It's like the debate team. Nothing is rooted, everything is malleable. As soon as you start to hate what Nick Naylor is saying, then you have a senator saying the same thing. Everybody is complicit; whatever their cause is, they all have unethical thoughts. It just shows that we're all just out there trying to ply our trade.
Aaron Eckhart

Well, I've thought many times when my career was in the toilet, that I was going to have to seriously consider getting another job, I don't know what I'd do.

Aaron Eckhart
I'm always fascinated with how a person becomes a good quality person, a productive person, and how it happened to me, because I was a terror.