"I think thats what distinguishes Schmidt really. In the movies now so much of what is appealing to an audience is the dramatic or has to do with science fiction and Schmidt is simply human. Theres no melodrama theres no device Its just about a human being."
"When I am cast in a movie where I feel that the womans part is more interesting I usually start thinking about Spencer Tracy and Fred Astaire. They seem to be the most clear actors when working with women."