“It cost me half a million dollars to learn the value of a nickel, but I wouldn’t trade the experience for the whole half million back again.” – Agnes Ayres Bought and Paid For (1922). With Jack Holt.
“Audience look for the dramatic realism of today. The world is vibrant with life and activity and it is from this life with its intensely human characters that the dramas for the screens must be taken. No period in the world’s history has been richer in dramatic material than the one in which we now live. […]