Bill Condon

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Born Saturday 22 October 1955

Professions: Critic, Director, Writer

Nationality: American

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A scientist is an unlikely character to put at the center of a movie.

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Our relationships, relationships between adults, how all those pieces fit together - that's the most complicated thing we all face.

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Problems emerge and some people try to sweep them under the rug.

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But the imposition of morality onto science, - where it does not belong - has become rampant in recent years.

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Kinsey was trying to study sex scientifically, get rid of the overlay of culture and religion.

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While that wasn't first and foremost in my mind, you can't get into this without being struck, on one side, by how far we've come, and then the other side, by how little things have changed.

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We made connections between the monsters created by war and the monsters he created, the typical outcast that Whale was attracted to, and the monster in himself, that's inside all of us.

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I wanted to make connections between Whale's past and present.

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I think that finding a way into somebody's life that's sort of off from a side angle can tell you more about that person than a greatest hits approach.

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Actually, I loved Chucky. It's one of the strangest movies I've ever seen.

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In Hollywood through the 50s, there were black, English, and Middle European housekeepers and maids.

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First of all, just knowing people who grew up in the movie business at that time, no one had Mexican maids.

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There's no question that Whale's movies are classics. They were wonderful, and successful.

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I really think the biopic thing so rarely works, because people's lives don't have a dramatic shape that can be satisfying.

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I think it would be fun to write about movies again.

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It's an odd thing to go to New York to shoot a movie that is set in Indiana.

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Kinsey himself collected absolutely everything.

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I know a little more about Kinsey than I know about sex because that is his subject not mine.

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Kinsey thought that Freud in his own way was as dangerous as the Catholic Church.

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Because his basic idea that he got from the study of gall wasps is that everyone's sexuality is unique.

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