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Quotable quotes from Peter Jackson

In every house, when the curtains are drawn, there's a story going on, and you never get to hear it... You get the public side of things, the happy, smiling, social activities."

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Published: Fri 30 Oct 2015, 12:00 AM

Last updated: Fri 30 Oct 2015, 12:48 PM

"Anything you can imagine, you can put on film"
The man who brought us big-screen blockbusters The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, not to mention other larger-than-life movies like King Kong, is turning 54 tomorrow (that's right, his birthday happens to fall on October 31 - Halloween!). So here's looking into the mind of the man who made the world of elves, hobbits, dragons and dwarves come to life. Happy birthday, Peter Jackson! The world would have been far less magical without you!
The most honest form of filmmaking is to make a film for yourself."
I never wanted to do The Hobbit in the first place."
In every house, when the curtains are drawn, there's a story going on, and you never get to hear it... You get the public side of things, the happy, smiling, social activities."
No film has captivated my imagination more than King Kong. I'm making movies today because I saw this film when I was nine years old."
This is a giant undertaking, but I consider this a personal film. It's my film of a lifetime. I read the book when I was 18 years old and thought then, 'I can't wait till the movie comes out.' Twenty years later, no one had done it - so I got impatient [on The Lord of the Rings]"
 



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