Gloria Swanson in Sunset Boulevard (Billy Wilder, 1950)
“Feelings so wild and so strong. Feelings we never thought were possible before. Don’t ever promise to adore me all your life. Let’s not make promises like that knowing me knowing you. Let’s keep the feeling that this love of ours, this love of ours, will be short and sweet.”
Pierrot le Fou (1965) dir. Jean-Luc Godard
get to know me meme - favourite movies: the hours (2002)
To look life in the face, always, to look life in the face and to know it for what it is. At last to know it, to love it for what it is, and then, to put it away. Leonard, always the years between us, always the years. Always the love. Always the hours.
À bout de souffle (1960) dir.Jean-Luc Godard
"You’re not like the others."
"And then, someday, when he’s an old man, and his grandchildren ask him about Mata Hari, he must tell a great lie, say that she was a wonderfully good woman. And that’ll be my heaven." - Mata Hari (1931)