"And even Moonstruck - for some reason the audience were just in the mood for a very romantic film, because it's one of the few romantic comedies to be nominated for a Best Picture Oscar."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Norman Jewison on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Norman Jewison on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Norman Jewison on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Norman Jewison on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Norman Jewison on Fran Lebowitz
"With most British actors, it's amazing. I think they start with the character on the outside and work in."
"Everything Sholom Aleichem talks about in his plays and his short stories is about people, family, man's relationship with his God, the breaking down of tradition."
"I'm in the mood for another Moonstruck experience, for another romantic comedy."
"Moonstruck... was one of the few romantic comedies to be nominated for a Best Picture Oscar."