It takes a long time to make me beautiful, but it goes fast to make me ugly.
Ugly Time Takes
People don't want to read subtitles.
There is no overacting, only untrue acting.
One of the beauties of 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' is the very delicate and strange relationship between the two main characters.
Delicate Very Characters
I treat everyone as equals. I can't work if I'm not having fun, and I can't have fun if not everyone is happy.
Work Everyone Fun
I'm in Stockholm in my office. I just got here after seeing my eighth child on an ultrasound, so I'm in a good mood. It's beautiful: an energetic little skeleton.
Little Got Child
Casting a film, you can have the greatest actors in a film and it doesn't work. It's a combination of all of the elements.
Even the most despicable person is still a human being.
Even Most Being
I love having 30 shots of every scene.
I never help my kids and I never encourage them and I never give them any advice.
Norwegian kids, they grow up well educated in film. So they have a lot of good directors there.
Kids Norwegian Up
The way I look at humanity, I don't think there's good guys or bad guys. We're all potentially bad and potentially good.
Humanity Way Guys