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So many plays with magic in them that would be a terrific invitation to an imaginative animation team.

The best actors, I think, have a childlike quality. They have a sort of an ability to lose themselves. There's still some silliness.

The elasticity of Shakespeare is extraordinary.

The glory of 70mm is the sharpness of the image it offers.

The long version of the play is actually an easier version to follow. In all of the cut versions the intense speeches are cut too close together for the audience and the actors.

There is some mysterious thing that goes on whereby, in the process of playing Shakespeare continuously, actors are surprised by the way the language actually acts on them.

We're self obsessed and mad and stupid - not that other people can't be the same way - but the extremes are kind of honest in some mad way. Anyway, I like them.

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