“I hate tests. It's a really lousy way to judge a person's ability.”

― Bill Paxton

“In the old days the studios guided your career. Now it's all up to you.”

― Bill Paxton

“It's become very popular in contemporary films to have the twist ending.”

― Bill Paxton

“I didn't have a normal background - I was completely demented from a very early age!”

― Bill Paxton

“I've always loved movies about con men. I think con men are as American as apple pie.”

― Bill Paxton

“When you start out as a filmmaker, you do parodies, because you can't really compete on a studio level.”

― Bill Paxton

“It's always good to have no expectations when you see a film. Then you can be pleasantly disappointed or surprised.”

― Bill Paxton

“I don't care how much hardware you throw at an audience. If they are not emotionally invested in the thing, it's zero.”

― Bill Paxton

“It's very liberating to be naked in front of a hundred people, but there's nothing sexual about lovemaking on a movie set.”

― Bill Paxton

“In the old days the studios guided your career. Now it's all up to you.”

― Bill Paxton

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