"Billions of people have seen and been influenced by movies in the short history of this industry."
"Film spectators are quiet vampires."Conrad Hall on Jim Morrison
"Am I a romantic? I've seen 'Wuthering Heights' ten times. I'm a romantic."Conrad Hall on Johnny Depp
"You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies - all of life's riddles are answered in the movies."Conrad Hall on Steve Martin
"This film cost $31 million. With that kind of money I could have invaded some country."Conrad Hall on Clint Eastwood
"Movies can and do have tremendous influence in shaping young lives in the realm of entertainment towards the ideals and objectives of normal adulthood."Conrad Hall on Walt Disney
"I was very happy sitting alone at a dining room table, writing a script."
"I realize that every picture isn't a work of art."
"There is a kind of beauty in imperfection."
"It was 100 feet of 16 mm black-and-white film of a car coming to a stop sign, and driving off. I had to decide how to frame and light it. It was magic. There was a sense of mystery."
"Dad, wherever you are, you are gone but you will never be forgotten."