Go Ahead Quote Me

British actress Tilda Swinton.
British actress Tilda Swinton.

People making a lot of noise about there not being enough diversity in world cinema or particularly Hollywood cinema are right on and they must shout nice and loudly and they'll have me shouting beside them. ''

BRITISH ACTRESS TILDA SWINTON on criticism of her casting in the Doctor Strange (2016) film as The Ancient One, a character of Asian origin

For the life of me, I can't understand why there's not a sequel. It was a perfect storm of fun. ''

SINGER BETTE MIDLER on starring with Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy in the 1993 film, Hocus Pocus

Even if someone came out of prison, you shouldn't stop him from working in society. ''

WRITER GUO JINGMING on directing a new film, L.O.R.D: Legend Of Ravaging Dynasties, after his poorly reviewed Tiny Times movies

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 03, 2016, with the headline 'Go Ahead Quote Me'. Print Edition | Subscribe