Opening Night

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Opening Night is a 1977 drama film written and directed by John Cassavetes. The film stars Gena Rowlands, Ben Gazzara, Joan Blondell, Paul Stewart, Zohra Lampert and John Cassavetes.

Maurice Aarons[edit]

  • I have a small part. It's unsympathetic. The audience doesn't like me. I can't afford to be in love with you.
  • I thought that small talk was too small, I thought big talk was too pretentious, I thought music was noise, and I thought art was bullshit.


Nancy: I never bothered you. You want to kill me. I devoted my life to you. To movies, to music, to theatre. I'm 17 years old. I like sex. I like to turn people on. And that's what the theatre is: sex. It's like getting laid.
Myrtle: Um, what did you do to her?

Sarah: Just please tell me what this play doesn't express.
Myrtle: Hope.


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