Ben Affleck's 'Argo'
Ben Affleck's 'Argo'
Ben Affleck on "Argo": “It was one of those rare instances where a good script falls out of the sky and lands in your lap. The big part of the whole thing is, Can you believe this really happened?” (October 12)

Ang Lee on shooting "Life of Pi": "We don't have big stars. All we have is difficulty: water, kids, animals, and 3-D,” says Lee. “Everything you should avoid in the movie business, it's all put together." (November 21)

Jennifer Lawrence on shooting "Silver Linings Playbook": “I wasn’t running up and down mountains on this, so it actually did feel like kind of a vacation. Like, wait, I just have to talk to this person? I don’t have to shoot them with a bow and arrow?” (November 21)

Tom Hooper on making his actors sing live for each take in "Les Misérables": “It utterly transforms the experience of what a musical is like on film,..When it’s live, the actors can actually think the songs.” (December 14)

Jamie Foxx on "Django Unchained" director Quentin Tarantino: “Quentin’s totally hip-hop. He’s able to, on a dime and off the top of his head, create. He’s freestyling,..At one point he reworked the entire ending. He went back to his house and came back hours later, and it was better than it was in the first place.” (December 25)