” In the the late seventies and early eighties, I played background roles in thirty movies… Woody Allen movies, Scorsese films, you name it. Whatever was being shot in New York, I was doing stand-in and background work because I wanted to be close to the camera, I wanted to see what was going on. “


” What’s interesting is that you can have a set that’s very calm, very smooth, very cooperative… and end up with a terrible movie. And you can have a set that’s really horrible as far as relationships and volatility, and come up with a great movie. Sometimes that energy gets infused into what ends up on film – it’s interesting in that way. “


” One of the interesting things about ‘Saw’ is that you don’t find out about things in sequential or linear order. One of the things that fans have liked a lot is, we don’t forget about details. They come back and reveal themselves as the story evolves. “


” Anything that exists on the human palette is, from my point of view, fair game for artists to portray. You don’t have to go see it if you don’t want to, so don’t go. “


” I’m always amazed… I took my 11-year-old to an oceanography camp, and these girls came over to me, and my son was like ‘Oh here we go, Dad,’ because they had been looking. They were like, ‘You’re the guy, aren’t you?’ And I said, ‘Well, maybe.’ They said, ‘He is, he’s the guy on ‘Charmed! “


” One never wants to do anything that’s going to break that ‘sculpture of the character’ that’s been done so far, or make anything that’s been done so far become illogical in any way, so you always want to try to connect when you’re doing a series of films that has a continuous character. “


” If you’re an impressionistic painter and you want to paint expressionism, you’ve got to change. You’ve got to figure out a way to do it and do it. If you’ve been playing jazz all your life and you want to start to play rock n’ roll, blues, then do it. “


” All I can do is do my best work, try to create the best kind of moment to moment reality that I can do. That’s what I do. I’m an actor. And all the rest of it is like baseball. You hit the ball. Sometimes it goes in the hole. Sometimes it goes to the player. “


” There are a lot of considerations that come into play when you craft one of these ‘Saw’ scripts, and there’s only so much you can put into them. “


” You know, the best-laid plans of mice and men… I like playing bad guys, and I don’t have a problem doing that. They’re interesting characters, and there’s as many different kinds of bad guys as there are good guys – they’re rich, they’re strong, they’re powerful, and so that’s fine with me. “


” Saw VI’ has a really interesting theme about the ripple effect. Everything you do affects the guy next to you, which affects the guy next to him, which affects her over here. And you might think that what you’re doing is not that significant, but just the way you respond to other people makes the world the way it is. “


” Saw’ is like a big jigsaw puzzle. When you put a jigsaw puzzle together, you put the bottom left corner together first, and then you find yourself working on the upper right corner… That’s the way ‘Saw’ plays out. “


” I learned that I could not do enough work, it’s always incomplete. When you ask a question, the answer will raise four more questions, and those four will become eight. “



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