Good Script Quotes

We’ve sourced some of the most interesting and thought-provoking Good Script Quotes from George Clooney, Peter O’Toole, Arjun Rampal, Anna Kendrick, Nargis Fakhri. Each of the following quotes is overflowing with creativity, and knowledge.

It's possible for me to make a bad movie out of a good

It’s possible for me to make a bad movie out of a good script, but I can’t make a good movie from a bad script.
George Clooney
I can now tell from the envelope whether or not it is a good script.
Peter O’Toole
When I was in New York, a lot of my friends were studying filmmaking and would bring their scripts to me, as I was a good script doctor. I would read their scripts and make corrections to them for $20 per script and was fascinated by films.
Arjun Rampal
I think a good script is a rare thing, and I think no matter who you are you have to fight for the good ones.
Anna Kendrick
My priority is the script. Get me a good script, and I will sign the movie. I think I should leave the casting up to the experts!
Nargis Fakhri
We thought we’d write a good script for women, giving them the fun roles that generally men get.
Lilly Wachowski
Very often, as an actress, there’s some kind of stereotype, but with any good script, you should be able to swap the genders of all the characters, and it shouldn’t make a huge difference.
Ruth Bradley
As far as I know, if you take your time, write a good script and make a good film, then give the audience time, they will accept it.
Ajay Devgan
‘ABCD – AnyBody Can Dance’ and ‘ABCD 2’ has succeeded not merely because of dance, but mainly because of its good script. Viewers have loved the story, and that’s why my movies have done well at the box office.
Remo D’Souza
‘Gujarat 11’ has a good script; it is a full package of entertainment, comedy, emotions and has a message for the audience.
Daisy Shah
Comedy is one genre that I really want to come my way because I was loved for my funny character in ‘Khiladi 786.’ So, if approached with a good script and good songs, I will certainly take it up.
Himesh Reshammiya
I always prefer a good script, be it a movie or drama script.
Fala Chen
When I meet a good actor, I would like to be a director. When I meet a good director, I would like to be an actor. When there is a good script, I would like to be both a director and an actor. The switch is very natural, not intentional.
Jiang Wen
I love TV, and I love a good script.
Erica Durance
I’m a filmmaker; I want to make films. I don’t want to sit in a hotel room waiting to make films, and I can control my thing in Denmark; I can make the film I want to make… of course, I have to write a good script, all that, but if I do my job, it will happen.
Tobias Lindholm
I guess people feel that if you’re working with good directors and are known in the Hindi film industry, then you won’t work in South films. However, I believe that films have no boundaries of language, religion, or cast. If it’s a good script and a good director, I can do a film in Spanish as well.
Aditi Rao Hydari
After ‘Muriel’s Wedding,’ I first went to America, and I was sent all these scripts about fat girls overcoming hurdles. Something in me knew not to go down that road, even if it was a good script.
Toni Collette
I need a producer who will look for a good script. I need a director whose purpose to make a film is not for his survival but because he loves making films.
Ajith Kumar
With a terrible script you hustle and try to make it better. But with a good script it can be trouble because you rest on your laurels, so to speak, you think it’s going to translate easily.
Robert Downey, Jr.
When you first start out as an actor, you’re just looking for a good part. As time goes on, if you’re being held responsible for the movies themselves, you’re looking for a good script all around.
George Clooney
You can make bad writing ‘OK,’ but… you really need to start with a good script and with characters that are three-dimensional and with great dialogue. It’s a difficult lesson to learn because good writing is hard to come by, but it’s definitely worth chasing.
Corey Stoll
I was waiting for a good show on Amazon and ‘Paatal Lok’ had all of it – good script, story, and cast. It joined all the dots beautifully.
Neeraj Kabi
I don’t know about others, but I want to work in India, America, Iran, Europe, and Russia – everywhere. I am a sucker for good script; I’ll go wherever it’ll take me.
Mawra Hocane
What is a good script without a good director or a good director without a good actor?
Lisa Haydon
Well, there’s no question that a good script is an absolutely essential, maybe the essential thing for a movie.
Sydney Pollack
I like doing Marathi films. I am not too keen on Hindi TV shows. It’s very tough to get Hindi films, but if a good script and role comes up in future, I will surely pick it up.
Amruta Khanvilkar
You just have to take these opportunities when they come along. They’re not that frequent; you’ll get a really good script, oh, maybe once a year if you’re lucky.
Felicity Jones
As soon as a good script comes my way, I waste no time in signing a project.
Konkona Sen Sharma
I am not choosy and would work in any film with a good script.
Gurmeet Choudhary
When you get a good script, and the director gives you proper lines, half your job is done.
Anushka Shetty
It is important to be financially savvy when you turn producer. As a director, you just need to have a good script in hand.
Anupam Kher
If it’s a good script I’ll do it. And if it’s a bad script, and they pay me enough, I’ll do it.
George Burns
I wouldn’t know a good script if it bit me in the face.
Tim Burton
Unlike Texas Rangers, we actors don’t have a stop date, so I don’t know about retiring. Sometimes I want to stop acting, but then you get a good script!
Jeff Bridges
Although I am a Telugu girl, I never felt that my debut in Telugu was delayed. I always wanted to be part of a good script, and I am pleased that ‘Goodachari’ hit the right notes.
Sobhita Dhulipala
It’s hard for me to find a script that’s perfectly suited to me, so even if it’s a good script, I’ll still have to work on it with someone and shape it, making it the film that I want to make. So in that respect, I prefer to do the stuff that I’ve generated anyway.
Yorgos Lanthimos
To find a good script is very important, because the chances and opportunities I would be getting will be very far and few.
Saqib Saleem
Doing ‘YHA’ felt as if I was shooting for a film because it was a love story with a definite ending and good script.
Rithvik Dhanjani
Generally, if a good script comes in I read it, and if it appeals to me, it appeals to me. And it doesn’t have to be anything – it doesn’t have to be the main character, it doesn’t have to be a huge part. It could be a nice cameo – anything that I think is good and surrounded by good, enthusiastic people.
Alison Doody
I think that whenever there’s a good script we try to make that happen, but it’s all based off of a good story, a good script, but I don’t believe you should do it just because it’s African-American.