"That is where the irony of the film comes off, in terms of the language it employs - where he tries desperately to be a 'TV Dad,' to give advice and it's so pat it becomes ridiculous."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Atom Egoyan on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Atom Egoyan on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Atom Egoyan on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Atom Egoyan on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Atom Egoyan on Friedrich Nietzsche
"These are very subtle things, of course, and I don't expect everyone to pick them up consciously, but I think that there is something there that you must be able to feel, there is an energy at work that I must trust my audience will be able to pick up at some level."