How Hollywood Named And Some Interesting Hollywood Quotes


How Hollywood Named And Some Interesting Hollywood Quotes

Hollywood Quote means that a characteristic of most people in the American motion-picture business the Hollywood lifestyle and of or feature of a Hollywood film a story with a Hollywood happy ending.


Why can it be called Hollywood?

Hollywood got its name for a far more mundane reason: somebody wealthy enjoyed the noise of it. In 1886, Harvey Henderson Wilcox, a rich prohibitionist out of Kansas, and his wife, Daeida, purchased 120 acres of apricot and fig groves near the Cahuenga Pass at $150 acre. … Its name has been Hollywood.



Nowadays, one way to indicate a picture’s cultural impact is if a part of the script moved viral.

Before we arrive at the list, we have to admit our inherent limitations. We’re a digital website with Insights readers, authors, and editors. There is a virtually infinite number of exceptional filmmaking and screenwriting happening around the planet, from Mexico to South Korea and everywhere between, therefore consider “biggest” as modified with “mostly American, English-speaking, Western cinema.” And yet another procedural note: We decided to limit any movie (such as individual films of a franchise) to a single quotation maximum.

Some Interesting Facts About Hollywood


Some Hollywood Quotes

1-Hollywood is a place where they place you under contract instead of under observation.
Walter Winchell

2-Hollywood has the idea that movies have to be dumb. But especially movies for or about teenagers have to be really dumb!
Joseph Gordon-Levitt

3-I think what destroys Hollywood marriages is our work schedule, not so much infidelity.
Eva Longoria

4-Here in Hollywood you can actually get a marriage license printed on an Etch-A-Sketch.
Dennis Miller

5-My mother thought Hollywood was a den of iniquity, and people came to terrible bad ends there.
Kitty Carlisle

6-2007 began on a high for me because I had the honour of having my name added the Hollywood Boulevard Walk of Fame.
Halle Berry

7-If I had stayed in Hollywood, I would have killed myself. Or someone would have done it for me.
Piper Laurie

8-The only reason I wanted to get one [a star on Hollywood Boulevard Walk of Fame] was because Simon Cowell didn’t have one.
Ryan Seacrest

9-The culture now in television is that the presenter calls the financial and, increasingly, the creative shots. It is comparable to what happened in Hollywood 15 or so years ago.
Terry Wogan

10-Even if I get thrown out of Hollywood, I’ll come back. It took me 14 years to get where I am. I’m going to hang in there.
Tanya Roberts

11-Some say Hollywood movies that are made about boxing are just metaphors for other things, I think I’ve made one that’s actually about boxing and not a metaphor.
Walter Hill

12-I personally have never made a movie in Hollywood, because I don’t want to get up in my own bed and then go to the movie set, and then come home at night to my real life.
Sydney Pollack

13-Hollywood is a place where people from Iowa mistake each other for stars.
Fred Allen

14-You can’t find any true closeness in Hollywood, because everybody does the fake closeness so well.
Carrie Fisher

15-We all respect sincerity in our friends and acquaintances, but Hollywood is willing to pay for it.
Hattie McDaniel

16-I don’t feel that I was a Hollywood-created star.
Kim Novak

17-Yeah, there’s a tendency to get pigeonholed in Hollywood.
Mark Ruffalo

18-How could a New Yorker possibly take something called the Hollywood String Quartet seriously?
Leonard Slatkin

19-Mother loathed the all-black B movies Hollywood made for the “colored” audience, where the stereotypes were broader and more offensive to her, and where the musical interludes did no justice to real talent, she said, but trivialized it.
Gayle Pemberton

20-Mrs. Robinson, you’re trying to seduce me… aren’t you?
Dustin Hoffman

21-I wish I knew how to quit you.
Annie Proulx

22-They may take our lives, but they’ll never take our freedom!
Mel Gibson

23-Strip away the phony tinsel of Hollywood and you’ll find the real tinsel underneath.
Oscar Levant

24-Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.
Clark Gable

In Hollywood a girl’s virtue is much less important than her hairdo. You’re judged by how you look, not by what you are. Hollywood’s a place where they’ll pay you a thousand dollars for kiss, and fifty cents for your soul. I know, because I turned down the first offer often enough and held out for the fifty.
Marilyn Monroe