Go Ahead Quote Me

Actress Nicole Kidman
Actress Nicole Kidman
Director Ridley Scott
Director Ridley Scott

I know it's terribly demanding, but I don't like it when my husband doesn't answer his phone. I have to keep calling and calling, and I get anxious. Does that make me high-maintenance?

ACTRESS NICOLE KIDMAN, wife of country singer Keith Urban


I want to keep doing cinema and I hope it doesn't affect those of us who still keep making smart films.

DIRECTOR RIDLEY SCOTT, who is concerned for the future of cinema


The male becomes a saviour of sorts to the female character. Female viewers find comfort in these characters. But their very support of such characters could lead to a decline in women's social status.

SOUTH KOREAN CULTURE CRITIC HA JAE GEUN, on the surge in supernatural leads in hit K-dramas such as Goblin

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 07, 2017, with the headline 'GoAheadQuoteMe'. Print Edition | Subscribe