September 5, 1921|
Houston, Texas, United States
|Died||April 26, 2007
Washington, D.C., United States
|Alma mater||University of Houston
|Occupation||President of the MPAA,
Special Assistant to U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson
If movies are causing moral decay, then crime ought to be going up, but crime is going down.
Every parent in America has the total power to control all television programming that is dispatched to their home today.
The only group in America that deserves to scrutinize what we are doing… are parents.
The public's nerves are raw and edgy. You have to be discreet and understanding about the films you are showing.
I sleep each night a little better, a little more confidently, because Lyndon Johnson is my president.
The VCR is to the American film producer and the American public as the Boston Strangler is to the woman alone.
Foreign capital to build new cinemas will help modernize China's aging cinema infrastructure, attract Chinese consumers back into cinemas, and increase demand for U.S. films.