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I was a militant smoker, and in my case, I think I particularly used smoking because what I felt was a kind of politically correct big brother assault on smoking.
I just wanted to make sure that what I write is what appears on screen, to not have some idiot change it on its way to the screen.
I have only one loyalty - to my writing. I never wanted to be the head of a studio or a producer.
I have my own religious bond with the God in my own head.
I have always been fascinated by the corruption of power.
I had read too many memoirs that were written after the writer or the director was past his or her prime.
I always wanted to be a rock'n'roll star.
From what I've been able to determine, many of our big stars are addicted to tobacco. They want to smoke in movies for the same reason I smoked as I wrote, which is that they think their performance is going to be better.
From a writing point of view, you now have teams of screenwriters working with a director. What's lost in the process is the power of that one heart, brain, gut and soul that makes something an original piece of writing.
Fact is we went on to do other things. But we still wanted to do our success like rock'n'roll stars.
Every time I flicked channels, there I was, talking. I was talking too much and writing too little. So Naomi and I went to Hawaii. The phone was cut off and we lost touch. This gave me the chance to have a good think about my life.
Cigarettes are not a part of human behaviour, they are a habit.
And the inner dynamics of Hollywood are like politics. Say you give a script to a group of executives - they all sit around, afraid to voice an opinion, saying nothing, waiting to know what the consensus is. Just like focus groups, opinion polls or a cabinet.
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