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Hollywood money isn't money. It's congealed snow, melts in your hand, and there you are.

Dorothy Parker (1893-1967) U.S. short-story writer and poet.

It's a mining town in lotus land.

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Hollywood makes prostitutes out of women and sissies out of men.

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I hate the place like poison with a sincere hatred.

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Isn't Hollywood a dump -- in the human sense of the word. A hideous town, pointed up by the insulting gardens of its rich, full of the human spirit at a new low of debasement.

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Hollywood is a place where people from Iowa mistake each other for stars.

Fred A. Allen (1894-1956) American comedian.

An associate producer is the only guy in Hollywood who will associate with a producer.

Fred A. Allen (1894-1956) American comedian.

In Beverly Hills... they don't throw their garbage away. They make it into television shows.

Woody Allen (1935-?) American director, actor and comedian.

The sumptuous age of stars and images is reduced to a few artificial tornado effects, pathetic fake buildings, and childish tricks which the crowd pretends to be taken in by to avoid feeling too disappointed. Ghost towns, ghost people. The whole place has the same air of obsolescence about it as Sunset or Hollywood Boulevard.

Jean Baudrillard (1929-2007) French sociologist, and philosopher.

If my books had been any worse, I should not have been invited to Hollywood, and if they had been any better, I should not have come.

Raymond Chandler (1888-1959) U.S. writer of detective fiction.

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